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Spokane NAACP website
Playing Dress Up
Making sense of the Rachel Dolezal controversy
By Amelia Olson [ Fri Jun 12 2015 1:05 PM ]
Is Rachel Dolezal and opportunistic white woman who used her privilege to advance her career and social life? Or is she a mentally ill woman who should be spared public shaming?
The Daily Word in dehydration, pubic hair and a powerfully ugly sweater
By Constance Moss [ Fri Jun 12 2015 11:16 AM ]
Local car-dealing celebrity Bob Turner has died at the age of 83. No bull.
Check out these sexy photos of female scientists.
Spain's vague, new gag law is upsetting artists and musicians.
Wrestling superstar Dusty Rhodes has died at 69.
The President of the Spokane NAACP is being accused of pretending to be black by her parents.
Men share their thoughts on women's pubic hair.
The world's oldest billionaire, David Rockefeller, turns 100 today!
The Daily Word in Sir Christopher Lee, barrel bombs and Einstein.
By Renee Chavez [ Thu Jun 11 2015 1:28 PM ]
Do you have what it takes to escape the NM Escape Room?
Say goodbye to screen legend Sir Christopher Lee.
“We are the child, you are the barrel.”
Why you shouldn’t try to have sex with a horse...because you need more reasons not to.
One Last Ride for dead Texas motorcycle gangmember.
Male artist draws feminine products he’s never seen, proving that women’s “stuff” is still a mystery.
Top Chinese security chief gets life term for corruption.
27 Einstein Letters are going on the auctioning block.
ABQ Office of Inspector General officially says TASER contracts were shady.
The Serpent and the Sister: Agalloch at Sister Bar
By Constance Moss [ Thu Jun 11 2015 1:00 PM ]
Agalloch brings its brand of folk metal to Sister Bar, accompanied by Helen Money.
The Daily Word: in Harmonious Pizza
By Robert Maestas [ Wed Jun 10 2015 11:41 AM ]
honey, can you print me a pizza?
the wheels on the bus...are powered by WHAT?
the universe, or something like it
algorithmic nostaligia machine
pick a belief, any belief
the ancient wisdom of information technology
history as a two way mirror
the world as chorus, in harmony’s tune
you probably shouldn’t litter
Courtesy of the Transgender Resource Center of New Mexico
Walk with PRIDE: Trans March Albuquerque 2015
By Amelia Olson [ Tue Jun 9 2015 2:10 PM ]
A civil rights march to raise awareness of the discrimination faced by transgender and non-gender conforming people in their daily lives. Concludes with a candlelight vigil.
The Daily Word in "moist"
Thats right. I said "moist"
By Geoffrey Plant [ Tue Jun 9 2015 11:49 AM ]
A controversial Baptist BCSO undersheriff has resigned.
There's still no effective measure of marijuana intoxication.
Heads rolled at the Bernco Water Utility after a February sewage spill into the Rio Grande.
We now know why people don't like the word "moist".
Here's a VICE story on the prison from which two prisoners escaped Shawshank Redemption style.
Some nuns were trapped in an elevator for three days.
The lost Lester Bangs country album is found!
Manson prosecutor and writer Vincent Bugliosi died.
The Daily Word in naked tourists, aluminum foil and a pool party fiasco
By Constance Moss [ Mon Jun 8 2015 11:53 AM ]
According to the Malaysian government, an earthquake was caused by naked tourists.
Volcanoes are what killed the dinosaurs.
At a music festival in Germany, a lightning strike sent 33 people to the hospital.
Our favorite fast food chains feature some peculiar menu items in other parts of the world.
People in indigenous tribes don't have back problems.
This photographer captures the human side of pets.
In Florida, a man wrapped his house in tinfoil.
Words & Brews
By Amelia Olson [ Mon Jun 8 2015 11:00 AM ]
Damien Flores and Joe Romero take to the stage for the longest-running poetry open mic and slam in ABQ.
Rooster Roundabout: This week’s music highlights
By Mark Lopez [ Fri Jun 5 2015 3:53 PM ]
Writer Mark Lopez muses on Method Man’s upcoming record and a massive soundtrack to 1985’s cinema.
Twilight Tour at the Zoo at ABQ BioPark Zoo
Experience the sights and sounds of the zoo at twilight.
Relief Printing Four Day Workshop at New Grounds Print Workshop
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