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The Daily Word in the Keystone XL pipeline, a randy doctor and hand sanitizer
By Mark Lopez [ Fri Jan 9 2015 10:18 AM ]
In breaking news, the suspects in the Charlie Hebdo massacre have been killed, and a hostage has been freed.
President Obama has proposed a plan to allow people to go to community college for free; however it would cost $60 billion over the course of 10 years. The question remains over how it will be paid for.
The jury selection begins today in the trial of NFL player Aaron Hernandez, who is accused of murdering Odin Lloyd in 2013.
Surveillance footage shows that the two officers who fatally shot Tamir Rice (a 12-year-old who had a pellet gun) gave the boy no aid as he lay wounded by their patrol car.
The Nebraska Supreme Court ruled that Gov. Dave Heineman can approve the route of the "controversial" Keystone XL pipeline, which now leaves it up to the Obama administration to grant approval as well.
The Department of Justice investigates how many sexual assault and harassment cases at the University of New Mexico actually make it to the DA's office.
According to documents Dr. Christopher Driskill missed a birth because he was having sex with another patient.
Some fourth graders were suspended after conspiring to kill their teacher with hand sanitizer (because she was allergic).
A Sense of Joy
Alejandro Montoya’s “Low/Fi”
By Genevieve Mueller [ Thu Jan 8 2015 1:01 PM ]
ABQ filmmaker Alejandro Montoya loves music, but the protagonist in his new short film gives it up.
The Daily Word in democracy, pizza and Hotel California
By Samantha Anne Carrillo [ Thu Jan 8 2015 12:06 PM ]
Yesterday's Daily Word proffered in-depth coverage of the Paris terror attacks on French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo. In the spirit of promoting the universal values of democracy and freedom of expression, here's a link to an English translation of Charlie Hebdo's website. Parlez-vous français? Here's the original, untranslated link.
The drought-sapped rivers of the Southwest formally invite El Niño to kick up "the oomph."
Northbound Girard at Coal is closed as police investigate a city bus crashing into a home. According to APD, no one in the home was injured, and information on passenger injuries is forthcoming.
FREE download OTD = Lydia Lunch and Cypress Grove's truly creepy cover of the Eagles' "Hotel California." Stream and download it here.
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Better Late Than Never
Rooster Roundabout’s Top 5 albums of 2014
By Mark Lopez [ Wed Jan 7 2015 7:12 PM ]
Writer Mark Lopez muses on his Top 5 albums of 2014.
The Daily Word in Charlie Hebdo
By Ty Bannerman [ Wed Jan 7 2015 1:00 PM ]
Circus Swing: Zoltan Orkestar at Zinc
By August March [ Wed Jan 7 2015 12:00 PM ]
Zoltan Orkestar rocks some swing, jazz and polka vibes at Zinc Wine Bar & Bistro.
"I Saw You" at California Pastrami
Who saw? Who was seen? Was it you?
“Any man who can drive safely while kissing a pretty girl is simply not giving the kiss the attention it deserves.” –Albert Einstein | Reply for free or see more “I Saw You” posts at alibi.com/personals.
The Daily Word in the Harwood Art Center, addictive marijuana and a sad dog
By Geoffrey Plant [ Tue Jan 6 2015 4:09 PM ]
Here is a great reason to always wear your seat belt.
The alleged Jeffrey Epstein prostitution ring has a New Mexico connection.
Christopher Cook was arrested early this morning and is suspected to be the man who shot an APD officer last weekend.
There is some kind of major transformation about to take place on Mountain Road NW.
There are indications in Colorado that marijuana can be physically addicting.
Rather than marry any same-sex couples 14 counties in Florida simply stopped marrying anyone at all.
The Daily Word in flasks, frostbite, Warhol, and head trauma.
By Constance Moss & Carl Petersen [ Mon Jan 5 2015 11:59 AM ]
The wife of the Georgia Police Chief who accidentally shot her is in fair condition.
In local news, this Chimayo resident’s ‘70s prom pic ended up on the front of a flask.
Meanwhile, Taos residences may have to resort to carrying flasks if this law is passed.
It’s so cold in Minnesota exposed skin will get frostbite in ten minutes.
Prince Andrew’s sex scandal is making headlines.
Get ready for a bunch of Warhol exhibits.
Now worry about invisible bombs.
A hermaphroditic bird with unusual coloring has been spotted.
Black Saturday: A rock show at Launchpad
By August March [ Fri Jan 2 2015 12:00 PM ]
Get the first rocanrol rave-up of 2015 under your belt with Black Maria at Launchpad.
Whirling Dervishes of Rumi with Sufi Music Concert at UNM Continuing Education Building
Explore peace, love and acceptance at this performance by members of the Mevlevi Order.
Jeremy Barnes & Thollem McDonas • electric duo • Heather Trost at Spirit Abuse
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