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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.
The Daily Word in donuts, rabies and the Italian mob
By Constance Moss [ Fri Jun 5 2015 12:41 PM ]
A Texas resident was the first person to have a partial skull and scalp transplant.
Happy Donut Day! Here are a few creative ways to show your love for donuts.
In local news, a Walmart shopper on Coors unknowingly gave a rabid bat-hitchhiker a lift on her motorized wheelchair.
A man broke into a home in Hobbs, baked himself a potato, and did some yard work.
A 91-year-old man backed into a garage door for kicks.
Several dozen politicians and mobsters were arrested in Rome yesterday as the Mayor cracks down on organized crime.
Two years after he blew the whistle on the NSA, Edward Snowden is seeing the fruits of his efforts.
The Daily Word in tiny frogs, fossil fuels and Mickey Rourke’s new face
By Constance Moss [ Thu Jun 4 2015 12:20 PM ]
Some very tiny frogs were discovered.
The fossil fuel industry's new campaign to mislead the public may be bordering on racketeering.
Facebook won't leave this Taos man alone, prompting him to sue the company.
ISIS has cut off the water supply to loyalist Iraqi towns.
Check out Mickey Rourke's newest face.
Ice Cube and Dr. Dre are also under attack in Suge Knight’s murder trial.
A shifting gravitational field is causing Pluto's moons to wobble chaotically.
Ever wondered where the various " Keep Calm" slogans originated from?
A Saint's Fiesta: San Felipe de Neri Fiestas
By Mark Lopez [ Wed Jun 3 2015 1:00 PM ]
Featuring food, live entertainment and plenty of fun for the whole family.
The Daily Word: The Great Disconnect or the Virtue of Dullness (hint: there is none)
By Robert Maestas [ Wed Jun 3 2015 11:22 AM ]
jesus, not another blog post about robots.
can you spot the differences?
in soviet russia, mountain hikes you
dullness does not cost money, but it ain’t free
an answer you’ve always wanted
time is a flat...two dimensional illustration?
The Daily Word in East Mountains Google drones, a big loss for Big Tobacco and commercials on Netflix
By Geoffrey Plant [ Tue Jun 2 2015 11:49 AM ]
Super creepy APD action results in yet another payout by the city over excessive force.
Despite a crash involving one of it's large drones, Google continues research and development in the East Mountains area.
APD's SWAT team responded to a domestic violence situation that seems less than SWAT-worthy.
Nearly half of Americans can't handle an unexpected expense of 400.00 or more.
Learn what is going to (temporarily) change about the Patriot Act.
Confirmation that the TSA exists solely to make air travel a pain in the ass and does not make things safer.
Twilight Tour at the Zoo at ABQ BioPark Zoo
Experience the sights and sounds of the zoo at twilight.
Julane Jensen at Purple Sage Galeria
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