Raw posts and updates from our writers with info too timely or uncategorizable for print. What, we said something stupid? Chime in, buddy.
Workin' it: Our weekly Instagram photo contest winner
By Amelia Olson [ Fri Apr 3 2015 2:03 PM ]
It's Friday! Which doesn't mean much to those of you who work through the weekend, but for the rest of us it's time to kick up our feet and enjoy the weekend. You sent us pictures of your work space this week!
And while your work spaces were cool, scary and disorganized, we thought this week's prize ought to go to Instagram user buttsweatandtears for their beer, condoms and hot sauce work desk. Way to be responsible with your culinary and romantic decisions!
Email Amelia@alibi.com with subject line PHOTO CONTEST and redeem your siiiiiiiiiiick prizes and $10 in Alibi Bucks!
Stay tuned for next week's contest and be sure to follow us @weeklyalibi.
The Daily Word in zodiac weirdness, skinny models and rejecting rejection
By Mark Lopez [ Fri Apr 3 2015 9:57 AM ]
Oh no … Twilight fans are about to have a bitch fit! Robert Pattinson and FKA Twigs are engaged.
A man who was missing at sea for two months has been reunited with his family.
It looks like France is no longer down with the skeletal girls.
An Alabama man who was on death row for over 28 years walked free this morning.
No, Duke University. You don't reject Siobhan O'Dell, she rejects your rejection!
The pilgrimage to El Sanctuario de Chimayo has begun!
A former Albuquerque police officer is facing an “excessive force” lawsuit from a 2013 arrest.
In case you wanna know which horror films claim to have stemmed from actual stories: KOAT has you covered.
The attorneys for officers Keith Sandy and Dominique Perez want to know: Which officer fired the shot that killed James Boyd?
Exposed Women: Through Her Eyes opening reception
By Joshua Lee [ Thu Apr 2 2015 2:15 PM ]
A variety of photographs taken by up-and-coming and veteran women photographers. Runs through 4/26.
The Daily Word in cops, crime and Kastmasters
By Samantha Anne Carrillo and August March [ Thu Apr 2 2015 11:48 AM ]
Felony charges related to an encounter with a UNM law student were filed against Albuquerque Police Officer Pablo Padilla.
Bernalillo County's district attorney is concerned about the timely processing of investigations related to APD officer-related shootings.
A local serial burglar who pretended to be a vacuum cleaner salesman was sentenced to 11 years in prison for his crimes.
There are outlaw motorcycle gangs in this town.
After a series of fires along the bosque, city police arrested a human male suspected of causing them.
Michael Chavez, Jr. allegedly beat his father with a baseball bat because the old man's alarm clock disturbed him.
A letter written to the local daily urges readers to follow the commands of police officers.
Fishing this past week at Tingley Beach was good if you used salmon eggs, Blue Fox spinners and Kastmasters.
This Week at the Guild Cinema
By Carl Petersen [ Wed Apr 1 2015 5:10 PM ]
Look what’s playing at the Guild this week. Their ad on page 66 of this week’s issue looks like it got chewed up in the digital lawnmower. Alas, ye. Now begone!
Photo by Tom Murphy
All Stars, Spark and Glee
Dead Voices on Air at National Hispanic Cultural Center
By August March [ Wed Apr 1 2015 12:00 PM ]
Dead Voices on Air, Orbit Service, Enemy Tone and Sleepdepth perform at the National Hispanic Cultural Center.
The Daily Word in Colorado's famous green chile
By Ty Bannerman [ Wed Apr 1 2015 11:23 AM ]
Good morning, it’s April 1, 2015
And Colorado is trying to steal our chile,
Mayor Berry announced the latest bike-friendly improvement for our city: painting bike lanes turquoise,
A kid’s party at a Chuck E. Cheese turned into a brawl, which is totally understandable if you’ve ever been to a Chuck E. Cheese,
A former German policeman was convicted of murdering and eating another man, even though the man wanted him to, and also he was really hungry,
you can buy a special Voltron just for your cats,
Game of Thrones is coming back soon, so you’d better spend some time playing with the Game of Thrones Catch-Up-Machine,
And, of course, it’s April Fool’s Day, so uh, your shirt’s on fire.
Now it’s out.
"I Saw You" at the Science Cafe
Who saw? Who was seen? Was it you?
“Here's what I've learned about deal breakers. If you have enough natural chemistry with someone, you overlook every single thing that you said would break the deal.” –Taylor Swift | Reply for free or see more “I Saw You” posts at alibi.com/personals.
The Daily Word in Tamagotchis forever, 7th grade rejection and being a narcissist!
By Amelia Olson [ Tue Mar 31 2015 12:19 PM ]
It's Tuesday! Everyone has allergies and you're probably reading this when you should be doing work. This is the Daily Word!
Two dudes at George Mason University in Virginia created a device that puts out fires by bumping bass.
Some rogue ass lamas and coyotes are partying in New York!
Imagine creating a diorama out of the marshmallowy, neon Easter candies, Peeps. Now imagine you create such an inspiring piece of hidden peep artwork, that it’s featured in the Washington Post. GET YOUR DREAMS TOGETHER AND REACH FOR THE DAMN STARS! ANYTHING IS POSSIBLE!
Remember when we all lost our minds and fed, entertained and nurtured our electronic pets? TREND ALERT: Tamagotchis NEVER STOPPED BEING COOL. I’ve had one for two decades straight. It feels good to be part of something larger than myself.
“In a world where the selfie has become our dominant art form, tautological phrases like “You do you” and its tribe provide a philosophical scaffolding for our ever-evolving, ever more complicated narcissism.” Yeah, whatever. Ima do me and take a selfie of my cute ass outfit today. BYE!@
Remember the Macarena? In 7th grade I tried to kiss a boy to this song at a dance. He didn’t like the Macarena, or maybe it was me. Who can say?
Have a great day! And you do you, boo.
The Daily Word in biker brawls, dream burritos, coked up trannies and animal mosh pits
By Constance Moss & Carl Petersen [ Mon Mar 30 2015 1:22 PM ]
According to Amtrak, the Southwest Chief is still going to run through New Mexico, despite previous plans to exclude the state.
There was a shootout at Applebee's on Academy last night involving two rival biker "clubs." Witnesses refused to cooperate with investigators. It probably didn't go quite like this:
Scientists and artists are working together to better discern patterns in digital data.
Here’s how our brains help us bounce back from a nasty breakup.
When it comes to Scientology and real estate, there’s no such thing as too big.
Check out these animal mosh pits.
Intro to Pole Dancing at Southwest Pole Dancing
The Real Thing Auditions at The Vortex TheatreMore Recommented Events ››