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The Daily Word in tripping witches, Trump effigies in the South Valley and Halloween

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The Southwest Chief will continue to roll through New Mexico as usual.

The Green Jeans Farmery shipping container plaza was red-tagged by the city on the eve of its grand opening.

The City is offering "haunted jail tours" at the old metro court.

The South Valley's El Kookooe was a Trump effigy this year, El Koko Trump.

Some dude in Grants, NM got really drunk and killed a friend he thought was transforming into a zombie.

The sex abuse trial of the man who was hired by APS w/out a background check, Jason Martinez, ended in mistrial.

No eggs for minors at this store during Halloween.

Happy Halloween, don't electrocute yourself.

Chewbacca was arrested in Ukraine after violating election laws by campaigning for Darth Vader on Election Day.

Halloween, Halloween, Halloween. Let's take a moment to remind ourselves why witches ride broomsticks and what really makes them fly.

The World Series begins tonight with the Mets vs the Royals in Kansas City.


The Daily Word in death, racism and Halloween

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Forget about the asteroid nearly hitting Earth this Halloween, and focus instead on the space junk that will actually touch down in the Indian Ocean.

The North Valley insane asylum is being torn down. Well, there go my Halloween plans...

New Mexico Supreme Court rules that assisted suicide is protected under the state constitution.

The 'Final Girl' trope in a horror flick, what's it all about?

Goodbye bacon! Processed meats are now believed to cause cancer.

Ole Miss removes the state flag from their campus because of its blatant racism.

With the holidays coming up, don't you wish you had a way to deal with those pesky racist relatives? Amy Schumer has you covered.

These guys perfectly recreated Andy's room from Toy Story 3.

Peeps have a shelf life of up to two years and other things you'll learn about Halloween candy, according to this graphic.


The Daily Word in The Shining, Twitter and Sesame Street

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The Stanley Hotel makes The Shining experience come to life.

I bet you wish you worked at Twitter right about now.

Is exploding things with machine guns a hobby of yours? Well Kentucky is the place for you. Check it out!

Nervous to fly? The Sunport has introduced nine therapy dogs to calm your anxiety.

From coffee to condoms, is pumpkin spice taking over the world? Check out everything that’s turned pumpkin spice this fall!

New Mexico residents are gonna need another form of ID come January.

You’ve found cool things hiking, but have you ever found anything as cool as a viking sword?

Sesame Street introduces a new character with autism. How can this show not run forever?


The Daily Word in Christmas drones, Billy the Kid and Meatloaf's puppy

Liberal Party candidate Justin Trudeau will be Canada's next Prime Minister

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Another supposed picture of Billy the Kid was the subject of a TV documentary last night.

There was a macabre apparent murder-suicide in Phoenix last Sunday.

Meatloaf picked up an abandoned puppy during his tour stop in Albuquerque.

The trailer for the new Star Wars film is out.

Biodregadable urns make it easier to become an oak tree. Or a peach tree.

Liberal Justin Trudeau will be Canada's next Prime Minister after defeating Conservative Steven Harper in a landslide.

Drones are the big christmas item this year and the US government wants them all registered.

Texas driver swerves and hits a passing motorcyclist. "Doesn't care".

Sad, cute or just weird: this kid had a CVS pharmacy-themed birthday party.


The Daily Word in Bearded Villains, SNL spoofs the Democratic debate and Eddie Murphy’s Bill Cosby impression

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UNM has stopped dicking around and is now actually trying to help its students.

What to do when your groom splits before the wedding? Host the reception for area homeless people, of course.

Larry David as Bernie Sanders on SNL is everything this country needs.

Eddie Murphy was presented a Mark Twain Prize for American Humor and surprises the audience with a mini stand-up set.

APD gets facial recognition technology to identify crooks.

A group of bearded men were mistaken for ISIS members, but to be fair, their group name is Bearded Villains.

Matchmaker, matchmaker, make me a (dog) match.

Homeland hired graffiti artists to decorate the set, and didn't bother checking the final product.

Here is your Monday morning jam, “Sing” by Pentatonix.


The Daily Word In CNN sues Motel 6, Dismaland shelters refugees and Porno at Target

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High-speed chase from Texas to New Mexico.

Dismaland attraction turns into a shelter for refugees.

Can CNN really sue for being in the wrong place at the wrong time?

Someone forgot to leave their porno at home.

Talk about high quality customer service. Uber and AT&T are working together to stream football games for passengers.

Southern California witnesses serious mudslides.

Imagine being able to feel for the first time? Scientists bring the the feeling of touch to prosthetic limbs.

Playboy will no longer be the dirty magazine you once hid under your bed.


The News You Missed

Important information from the e-mail archive

Sad to say, we here at the Alibi aren’t omniscient. In fact, we can barely even keep up with the press releases that appear in our email inboxes, let alone the doings of all sources of knowledge and information in the universe.

Recently, we decided to stop trying to be omniscient. And then, right after that, we decided to stop trying to keep up with our email in-boxes.

BUT there are still some press releases that get sent to us which for whatever reason we can't fit into the print edition of the paper, but still might be interesting to our readers.

So, here it is, the inaugural roundup of The News You Missed, where the Alibi rescues important press release headlines from the dustbin history.

'Fave Vegan Powders' Award Winner 2015

This headline pretty much sums up why I am not a vegan. But if you're a vegan who loves powder, this is relevant to your interests!

Lead Safety Week is coming; Are you ready?

Are you Alibi readers aware of how to behave safely around lead?

Rule #1: Don't eat lead.

Rule #2: Don’t feed it to your baby.

Rule #3: Just leave lead alone. Because you may be tempted to eat it or feed it to your baby.

In conclusion, fuck lead.

Tailgating Story: Throw a Pizza on the Grill

Unfortunately, I can't find a website with this important press release on it, but rest assured that throwing a pizza on a grill is a thing you can do, and a publicist out there thinks it would make a great story.

And finally,

Guinness World Record Event Turned "Big Apple" into "Big Tomato”

Sorry, New York, but this happened and there’s nothing anybody can do about it now.

There it is, the News You Missed, gathered up into one convenient blog package so that you, our beloved readers, may now go about the rest of your life as a slightly more informed member of the public. You're welcome.

Check back next Friday for more News You Missed!


The Daily Word in pictures, presidents, and Pitchfork

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Last night’s Democratic debate stirred joy, shade, and worry.

See Pluto from a spacebirds eye view.

KOAT added a webpage for locals to submit pictures, memories, news and more.

The balloon fiesta captured by both professionals and locals.

Nestle is finally facing some consequences now that there is proof of their illegal water bottling.

The World Beard and Moustache Championships have winners, and you’ll want to take a look at them.

Staff of Edward Scissorhands discuss the making and breaking of the movie.

Popular music site Pitchfork was bought by Conde Nast (publisher of US Vogue, Wired).


The Daily Word in Playboy's never-nude future, Gloria Steinam's new gig and Kmart tapes

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An Albuquerque cop hit a fleeing suspect with his personal vehicle.

Local bar Sneakerz is closed for the time being.

Local police neglected to locate a .45 in a man's waistband before booking him into MDC.

Playboy will no longer have nude pictures, just near-nude pictures. And articles.

British authorities will no longer have guards posted 24/7 at the Ecuadorian embassy where Julian Assange is still holed up.

This collection of '80s/'90s Kmart in-store music is worth a listen. Really.

New pictures of Iggy Pop before The Stooges.

California has stringent new rules limiting the use of antibiotics on livestock.

81 year old Gloria Steinam is now a Vice correspondent.


The Daily Word in dildos, Christopher Columbus, intelligence and Google

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Albuquerque is one of the few cities to celebrate Indigenous Peoples Day.

Through a freak accident, one man was able to buy Google's domain for $12, if only just for a few minutes.

Science can now predict how smart you are.

#CocksnotGlocks: One Texas University protests campus carry law with dildos.

Tail as old as time. Man crashes car while under the influence, then blames dog for driving.

Next time you're in NYC stop by this Will Ferrell themed bar.

Two orphaned sisters are reunited after forty years, while working on the same hospital floor.

On this day, let's remember Columbus for his true legacy. And add the term Columbusing to your dictionary.

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