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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.
Wherever you're heading, "bring your Alibis" along for our websclusive weekly pop quiz, a review of dirty German sex comedy Wetlands, your weekly rock sermon, a Netflix-centric We Like to Watch (Instantly) column on Finding Fela!, The Weird World of Blowfly and Hit So Hard, an interview with awesome Native comedy troupe the 1491s and a review of Indian-slash-Nepali restaurant Taste of Himalayas.
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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.
The Daily Word in Cuomo's passing, WIPP and TV bloopers
By Mark Lopez [ Fri Jan 2 2015 9:12 AM ]
Former New York Gov. Mario Cuomo died yesterday at the age of 82 from natural causes.
Police believe a man in California killed his wife and son, and critically wounded his daughter, before taking his own life on New Year's Eve.
Jeb Bush resigned from all his board memberships and is possibly eyeing a presidential run.
Immigrants who are now in the US illegally may be able to get driver's licenses in California.
23-year-old Christian Gomez of Florida is being accused of decapitating his mother on New Year's Eve.
Bernalillo County Commissioner Wayne Johnson says a minimum wage increase that was supposed to take effect on Jan. 1 didn't happen due to a “simple oversight.”
After a leak at WIPP in February 2014, the US government has denied $8 million of performance-based pay to the contractor running the joint.
ICYMI: The Huffington Post has a collection of 2014 TV news bloopers that are worth checking out.
The Daily Word in a lack of police shootings, heat at the Arioso Apartments, William Shatner and snow
By August March [ Thu Jan 1 2015 2:42 PM ]
The Albuquerque Police Department went 5 months without shooting anyone.
But that didn't stop Vice News from selecting APD for its 2014 Worst Policing Award.
A man driving a car allegedly killed a teenage skateboarder near Unser and Gibson.
Albuquerque City Councilors make "less per hour than a high school student working at a pizza parlor," according to a local citizens' advisory group.
The heat is back on (mostly) at Burque's Arioso Apartments.
The Sioux City Journal reports on our town's atomic museum.
A Los Angeles-bound flight was diverted to Albuquerque because a man on board couldn't stop singing.
Presbyterian Rust Medical Center in Rio Rancho is expanding.
William Shatner will make an appearance at this year's Albuquerque Comic Con.
It might snow in Albuquerque tonight or tomorrow.
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