V.19 No.50 |
NEWS The Daily Word 12.19.10 DODT repealed, Dream Act fails, synthetic cannabis Grinch
Don't ask don't tell is
repealed in the Senate. Will Obama sign the bill? Probably, but top brass are still worried about "distractions".
fails to pass in Grinch-like Senate.
Party like it's
1989: APD shuts down "illegal rave" this weekend. Those Journal links are a PIA, but it's worth it. High humidity in the building and bikinis were factors, apparently. Bank of America joins others in suspending Wikileaks accounts.
Meanwhile, in a tit-for-tat scene the
Swedish police report on the Assange accusations has leaked.
Only six more shopping days before ...
synthetic cannabis is banned in the U.S. AGAIN with the Grinch.
Sonic booms turn
Bangladeshi stock market has
collapsed. Right now you're asking yourself, "Bangladesh has a stock market?" Yup, and so does Mongolia.
Check out this ridiculously tiny
Fun fact for journalists: on this day in 1918 Lenin made it illegal for the Bolshevik press to criticize in any way the original Soviet secret police, the
Cheka--which had been formed exactly one year earlier. Lenin had originally intended the secret police to be a temporary institution. Oh well. Kids Crazy Critters Tuesday, June 27: 8:30am-3:30pm New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science
Explore how animals are adapted to their environments and why they can oftentimes look so absurd.
Art Lines of Thought Tuesday, June 27: 10am-5pm New Mexico Museum of Art
See how artists have used drawing to record and provoke thought, from the 15 century to today. Featuring work from Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Paul Cézanne, Pablo Picasso and many more. Runs through 9/27.
Kids Recycleman Tuesday, June 27: 2-3pm North Valley Public Library
Kevin Kinane demonstrates how to create music from found objects with his new and improved Recyclemachine.
Kids Pig Out on Reading Tuesday, June 27: 3-4pm South Valley Public Library
Farmer Minor, Daisy the pig and her two pugs read to kids.
Kids Energy That Moves You with Explora Tuesday, June 27: 3-5pm Taylor Ranch Library
Discover the benefits, possibilities and challenges of different types of energies while moving cars and look for hidden energy sources of sugar. Registration required.
Music Open Mic Tuesday, June 27: 6-10pm Blue Grasshopper Brew Pub Taproom Words How Do You Pray? Tuesday, June 27: 6-7:30pm Bookworks
Celeste Yacoboni discusses her latest work regarding how leading spiritual, shamanic, scientists, guides and activists pray and contemplates the intention of prayer.
Comm Monthly Meeting of the Mind and Brain Tuesday, June 27: 6:45-8:30pm North Domingo Baca Multigenerational Center
Learn about the nine different types of personalities at the from a knowledgeable panel. Reservation required.
Song & Dance Songwriting 101 Tuesday, June 27: 7-9pm Draft Station
Bring poems, short stories and works-in-progress with others to help take your creativity to the next level.
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