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Peruse the Brews
Saturday, Oct 10: 6th Annual New Mexico Brew Fest
By Desiree Garcia [ Thu Oct 8 2015 4:00 PM ]
Celebrate New Mexico's thriving craft beer industry.
The Daily Word on Aliens, Entertainment, and Politics
By Cerridwen Stucky [ Thu Oct 8 2015 3:12 PM ]
Your favorite cartoon about a metal band needs your help to end.
Indigenous Peoples Day became an official thing in Albuquerque.
The new season of American Horror Story is making headlines, be they good or bad.
A local woman claims to know of a bomb at Winrock last night.
Slime in apple juice makes some people exited about aliens.
Country-turned-pop singer Taylor Swift is facing very little piracy. Why aren't you stealing her stuff?
Gay people are allowed to do things in Indiana once more.
It costs more, but you'll pay it gladly. Netflix ups their price by one whole US dollar.
A Burque family is rescued by their wonderful dog.
Neon Tommy/Katie Buenneke
Can I Get a Hallelujah?
Friday, Oct 9: Hozier • blues, indie, soul
By Cerridwen Stucky [ Thu Oct 8 2015 2:00 PM ]
If you are in the mood for some romanticized angst or upbeat songs about awful things then this is the show for you.
Get ready to rumble!
Day of Destiny Wrestling
By Ty Bannerman [ Thu Oct 8 2015 11:14 AM ]
Dom Vitali! Johnny K! The Almighty Sheik! Brute 66! Somebody named Pinky!
I'm not exactly sure who these people are, but I do know that they're going to beat the hell out of each other at the Day of Destiny Wrestling 8. If you, like me, love watching huge sweaty men make guttural threats into a microphone and then hit another huge sweaty man with a chair, then show up at the Westside Community Center this Saturday at 7pm for real local wrasslin' action.
Red Planet Rising
Thursday, Oct 8: Mars Fiesta
By Maggie Grimason [ Wed Oct 7 2015 2:00 PM ]
Revel in everything about Mars.
The Daily Word: Diseases Of The Future
By Robert Maestas [ Wed Oct 7 2015 11:38 AM ]
The great computer race.
Fuel of the future.
Get Your Gay Geek On
Friday, Oct 9: Southwest Gay & Lesbian Film Festival
By Devin D. O'Leary [ Wed Oct 7 2015 11:00 AM ]
26 LGBT-centric dramas, comedies, documentaries, romances and horror films from around the world.
The Daily Word in a prairie dog playground, killifornia and circuitous "right to bear arms" arguments
By Geoffrey Plant [ Tue Oct 6 2015 10:57 AM ]
Albuquerque's Huning Highland neighborhood gets Burque on a list of "secretly cool cities".
The playground at Chelwood Elementary has really gone to the prairie dogs.
Balloon Fiesta truly underway now that there have been some balloon collisions with power lines and vehicles.
The father of the man who allegedly went on a shooting rampage last week in Oregon blames, in part, the country's gun laws. Ironically, the mass-shooting suspect's mother was stockpiling guns out of fear that stricter gun laws in response to mass shootings would make it impossible to stockpile guns.
There's no such thing as a "sexy Donald Trump costume".
Watch this man set his apartment on fire while live streaming a demo of cigarette lighters.
Check out this groovy coffee table book of grindhouse cinema posters!
The Daily Word in spicy foods, hamsters, the lottery and slavery
By Taylor Grabowsky [ Mon Oct 5 2015 12:15 PM ]
We're all in this together (student loan debt), but at least we have our college degrees.
Finland kindergartners focus more on playing than testing.
Your chances at winning the jackpot just got cut in half, but maybe that's a good thing.
The nuances of staging a musical with deaf actors.
Raj the blind dog is finally adopted.
Going against the grain, one Dunkin Donuts refused to serve cop.
Textbook changes using the terms “immigrants” and “workers” back to “slaves,” after a Texan mom complained.
It's Monday, so here, have hamsters reenact the Friends theme song.
Tall Tumbleweed Vintage
Shop and Sip
Moonstone Sunday: A Curated Lifestyle Pop Up Shop
By Taylor Grabowsky [ Sat Oct 3 2015 1:00 PM ]
Each month various local small businesses, primarily lead by women, set up shop selling anything from terrariums and '60s dresses to the perfect red lipstick.
Tween Time: Eggs in October? at Cherry Hills Library
Tweens 8-12, join in and celebrate World Egg Day with egg art. Registration required and limited to 15.
ABQ Uptown Growers' Markets at Presbyterian Hospital
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