Hurricane Sandy


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The Daily Word in bulldozing the Bosque, movie moms and R. Crumb

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Want to rally Wednesday afternoon to halt construction in the Bosque?

Balance out those avocados with some spicy chile. Capsaicin "appears to prevent weight gain in mice that are fed a high-fat diet."

Why do prosecutors always get their way?

Alibi writer Genevieve Mueller noticed something strange about movie moms.

The younger Bush can't escape the legacy of his older, poodle-painting brother.

Are insurance companies rewriting Hurricane Sandy damage reports to save money?

Avail yourself of R. Crumb's regimen for staying sane.

V.22 No.2 | 1/10/2013

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The Daily Word in Sandy aid bill, anteater legs and Rex Ryan

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Malala Yousafz, the 15 year old who was shot in the head by a Taliban assassin, has been discharged after 3 months in a British hospital.

School bridge program boosts a New Mexico county’s graduation rate.

Rex Ryan may think a little too highly of Mark Sanchez … and Tim Tebow?

The House passes a $9.7 billion Sandy aid bill.

Selena and the Biebs broke up again.

Bill Richardson is taking a potentially risky trip to North Korea.

Naomi Campbell was apparently mugged last month in Paris, but no official report was filed.

Los Lunas police are willing to pay in order to retrieve the stolen Wal-Mart guns.

Patrick Dempsy is now the proud owner of a coffee shop.

Young Christopher Walken looks freakishly like Scarlett Johansson

Ever seen an anteater with panda bear legs?

V.21 No.46 | 11/15/2012

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The Daily Word in James Bond villians, gasoline rations and Rolling Stone

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Obama to make first comments on economy since re-election.

New Mexico’s 1st Gentleman starts new job in Santa Fe.

To celebrate the release of Skyfall, here are the top 10 James Bond villians of all time.

Following Sandy New York is introducing a gasoline rationing system.

Here are some tips to winterize your home.

Meet Meysi, quite possibly the tiniest, and most adorable dog on earth!

Minimum wage increase may be challenged due to mobile home park’s involvement.

Proof that your savings is best kept in the bank.

Concerned about what wine to serve at Thanksgiving dinner? This should help.

While we’re on the subject of Thanksgiving and alcohol, here is a list of Thanksgiving desserts full of bourbon.

On November 9, 1967 the first issue of Rolling Stone Magazine was published.

Happy Friday! Enjoy a funny cat video.

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The Daily Word in voting for Lance Kerwin, Chad Kroeger and baby goats.

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Bob Dylan predicts an Obama victory.

Hurricane Sandy price gouging!

Baby goats wear sweaters.

Don't pee on your lawn in Oklahoma.

The Russians are coming!

Chad Kroeger commands you to look at this photograph.

There's a man-eating leopard on the loose in Nepal.

Let's all try this glowing black light cocktail.

Five technological leaps are coming soon.

Tickle the camel.

Yetis like power lines.

A Santa Fe boy didn't want to clean his room.

Albuquerque fire stations for sale.

The Ether Man is expected to plead guilty.

New Mexico border patrol!

Happy birthday, Lance Kerwin.

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The Daily Word in early voting, found kitty, The Lone Ranger

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Nearly half of eligible voters in Bernalillo County have already filled out ballots. Yay for crazy-easy early voting!

Ever heard of the Redskins rule? Apparently it means Romney is going to win.

Cat lost in family move from Oregon to Louisiana was found in Gallup.

NY-NJ area bracing for more bad weather.

John Cusack to produce and star in Rush Limbaugh film.

10-year-old Mescalero boy cast as Tonto in The Lone Ranger.

No more living in the woods in New Mexico.

IMDB's top 250 movies in 2.5 minutes (some language NSFW).

Creepy, manly, real-life Goldilocks.

Lobos fall hard to UNLV Rebels.

The perfect time for suffrage postcards.

Why it's important to resist celebrating Christmas too early in the year.

Another fake-o Bigfoot sighting.

Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard are having a wee one.

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The Daily Word in hazmat, more Gangnam Style and Penn State prez

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People in Santa Teresa, N.M., were told to stay inside and seal windows and vents. Turns out, 200 people got sick, and an unknown hazardous material caused it. The industrial park reopened yesterday.

Gary Johnson's campaign splices him into the presidential debates.

Guy rode his bike through Hurricane Sandy.

Back East, people are lined up for miles to get gas.

Former Penn State president charged with perjury in Sandusky scandal.

Gene Hackman knew the dude he slapped in Santa Fe.

Dr. Kevorkian's paintings.

City councilors lodge an ethics complaint against a pro-minimum wage hike group.

Campaign finance reports filed today. So, how much did those legislative campaigns blow?

Noam Chomsky Gangnam Style

10 election oddities explained. By the British.

Is America ready for a female president?

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The Daily Word in scary storms, scary animal hunts and scary breakfast

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The foreign press take on Hurricane Sandy's aftermath, along with images of flooded NYC subways.

NYU medical research suffers setback from the storm.

Also, here's a "crisis map" with user videos.

The world series of poker has a winner.

Los Lunas coyote hunt backlash.

Tired to tears.

The Navajo Nation endorses Rep. Martin Heinrich.

Make sure your Halloween makeup is true-to-life.

The GMO debate in California heats up on the eve of a proposition on the state ballot to regulate them.

Halloween counterparts in Asia.

V.21 No.44 | 11/1/2012

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The Daily Word in Hurricane Sandy, Gary Glitter and Prince.

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Hurricane Sandy is deadly.

Watch Sandy blow down trees. “Oh, my gosh.”

A brief overview of cars Obama has owned.

Smart people drink more.

There actually are things you don’t know about Prince.

Tyrannosaurus vs. Tryceratops.

The pastor was killed with a guitar.

The toughest bridge in the world. (Thanks, Tom!)

Gary Glitter is in trouble again.

A cop’s ghoulish scheme.

Natalie Dylan is selling her virginity.

Tom Hanks: slam poet.

Axyl Rose talked on TV.

A park stabbing at 3rd and I-40.

A man stole some Toys for Tots money.

Hazmat in Doña Ana County.

Happy Birthday, Henry Winkler.

Thanks for the help, Tom Nayder and Constance Moss!

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The Daily Word in Sandy reactions, Route 66 housing project, zombie training

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Be careful with those fake contact lenses this Halloween.

Hurricane Sandy conjures up fake pictures, technology delays, conspiracy theories and celebrity tweets.

When book giants merge.

Former Route 66 motel to undergo renovations for conversion into AIDS housing project.

CNN did a series of blog posts on the faiths of the presidential candidates.

Is that your real name?

Prescribed burn in SF National Forest may cause smoke over Albuquerque and Rio Rancho.

Ginormous fishing Gollum statue makes me want to fly to New Zealand real bad.

Human search history.

Police in Tulsa say a man being booked into a county jail had a woman's ear in his pocket.

Military zombie training is no joke.

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The Daily Word in plankton, clowns, weather, six-toed-cats, and more right wing rape garbage

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A sort-of in depth article about the looming ABQ Health Partners and Lovelace split.

Watchdog group says a LANL weapons laboratory is dangerous. LANL says it's fine.

The U.S. Department of the Interior named the Cumbres & Toltec Railroad a historic landmark.

Putin said something inappropriate.

Even though he's been found guilty of massive tax evasion, rest assured that Silvio Berlusconi will remain in politics.

This senate candidate said in a debate that if you get pregnant after being raped, it's because God wants it to happen.

Video of a very large group of clowns at a convention in Mexico City.

Here's a bunch of hyperbolic and cliched statements from weathermen and others about Hurricane Sandy.

This large-scale man-made plankton bloom project reminds me of James DeMeo's cloudbusting experiments.

Hot Rod Rosie died.

The descendents of Hemingway's six-toed cats live on in great numbers and sponsored by Pfizer.

Is Beck's still Beck's if it's made in America and doesn't taste like Beck's?

James Bond the Mountie.

How Facebook works now.

Here is a website listing and rating New Mexico's ghost towns.

On this day in 1988 the L.A. Times reported that Larry Flynt allegedly hired a hit man to kill Hugh Hefner, Frank Sinatra, Bob Guccione, and publisher Walter Annenberg.

V.21 No.44 | 11/1/2012

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The Daily Word in Hurricane Sandy, foxy thief, mini Michaels

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Man suffering from ALS casts absentee ballot despite physical struggle.

GameStop to open new kid-focused stores.

Teeny tiny Mexican Michael Jacksons are adorable.

Hurricane Sandy leaves the Caribbean, heads toward East Coast.

Drunk guy needs assist in taking mug shot.

Man in Belen to raffle off prized muscle car to raise money for his sick brother.

Delivery date for iPad Mini with LTE pushed back.

Foxy thief returns handbag to owner.

Crazy trick to try on Halloween.

SNL: Brad Pitt for Chanel.

Who knew flash drives could be this cute?

This leopard is really glad it’s Friday!

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The Daily Word in Syrian ceasefire, Hurricane Sandy and WikiLeaks

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A funeral home sent a family their loved one’s brain in a bag. Court says they can’t sue.

Maximum sentence for a driver who killed a cyclist in January: 90 days in jail, $300 fine.

Syrian army agrees to a ceasefire from Friday to Monday.

Hurricane Sandy is heading our way.

WikiLeaks is releasing the U.S. policies on detaining people in camps and GitMo. The website hacked them from the DOD.

Chinese artist Ai Weiwei goes Gangnam style.

Why it’s so hard to fire a police officer.

Bullied teen throws herself in front of a train.

7-year-old girl writes an opera.

Legalizing marijuana is on the ballot in Washington, Colorado and Oregon.

Rape is rape, says the president.

Don’t worry about convicted sex offenders this Halloween. They’ve got a curfew.

Hobbit spoilers.

Last-minute DIY Halloween costumes.

Nirvana, the Broadway musical.