V.23 No.38 | 9/18/2014
How our elected representatives protect us from ourselves
Samantha Anne Carrillo asks the question: When it comes to cannabis, why are our city and state leaders trying to protect us from ourselves?
V.23 No.34 | 8/21/2014
Crib Notes: Aug. 21, 2014
Test your knowledge of last week’s acronym-heavy New Mexico news—from CDC to DEA to APD to UNM—with the Alibi pop quiz.
V.23 No.28 | 7/10/2014
Crazy Town: The Rob Ford Story
Crazy Town is a good read for reasons that transcend the engrossing Rob Ford scandal.
V.23 No.24 |
The Daily Word in fire, a haunted VHS and Redskin racism
In the news: continuing to spread, who was killed at a homeless encampment by a hit-and-run driver on June 9th, will be held this Friday at 6pm at the Albuquerque Rescue Mission courtyard, has been caught lying in emails, and the other apparently doesn't like "fat girls" in bikinis, revoked the Redskins' trademarks because they are "disparaging to Native Americans,", will soon begin blocking music videos from independent labels, is being haunted by a VHS copy of Hell Raiser
V.23 No.23 |
The Daily Word in APD protest, rabid bats and Mel Gibson
In the news: David Correia—who is a regular contributor to the Alibi—is banned from City Hall, bats have tested positive for rabies, Mel Gibson is making a movie, Burque's first Trans March took place, reviewing our state’s telecom laws, Udall (D-NM) will visit the local Sitel facility, temperatures reached 110 degrees in Carlsbad, our recent primary election “brings out unusual candidates, general election campaign trail, Chubby Chicken has closed
V.23 No.22 |
The Daily Word in Gary King, Jonah Hill and a billion grasshoppers
In the news: Democratic candidate for Governor, is making grumpy faces about Professor (and Alibi correspondent) David Correia's recent arrest for protesting APD's pro-shooting policies, "extending like a thick blanket over a mile into the atmosphere.", thinks his client may need a mental health evaluation, really, really sorry for calling a photographer a "faggot,", "Robocop Day" in Detroit, yelling insults at rice will make it rot faster
V.23 No.22 | 5/29/2014
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Primary Fight 2014
Both parties gear up for November’s battle royale
Candidates from both parties have opened their pocketbooks to get your vote—the race is on!
V.23 No.18 |
The Daily Word in lapel videos, paranoid Googlers and cricket chips
In the news: is holding a high-powered fundraising dinner for her re-election bid at the home of a lobbyist in Maryland, are taking steps to keep too much democracy from interfering with the next one, and APD released footage of their most recent shooting—, and are therefore avoiding the use of "trouble words" like "nuclear facility" and "organized crime,", "cricket chips"—-which are exactly what they sound lik, They call it "element 117."
V.23 No.13 | 3/27/2014
Falling Into Place: An Intimate Geography of Home
There are quiet sounds that often get lost in the business of our daily lives. Catherine Reid’s book Falling Into Place: An Intimate Geography of Home is a chronologically organized collection of personal essays meant to entice us to listen.
V.22 No.41 |
The Daily Word in the debt ceiling, pesky interest rates and political superheroes
In the news: the White House and the House Republicans, lost in the woods, but watch out for those interest rates!, Nobel prize in economics, drug raid, Tierra Blanca Ranch, 42nd Annual Balloon Fiesta, favorite superheroes
V.22 No.32 | 8/8/2013
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Art Theater Preview
Is It Real, or Is It Just the American Dream?
Dreamlandia adapts old questions for a new century
Working Classroom brings their own spin to the timeless tale of how we deceive ourselves and others just to get by.
V.22 No.14 | 4/4/2013
South of the border political drama sells audiences on the idea of revolution
Your knowledge of late-’80s Central American politics isn’t really an issue when it comes to the new political drama NO. In fact, the less you know about the rule of Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet, the more thrilling the film will be. If your closest connection to the material is Dennis Miller’s “Pinochet Countdown” contest from “Saturday Night Live,” then you’re primed and ready to watch NO spoiler free.
V.21 No.49 | 12/6/2012
O’Malley was elected to the Bernalillo County Commission in November, filling the seat vacated by U.S. Rep.-elect Michelle Lujan Grisham.
V.21 No.48 |
The Daily Word in fat stacks, emo countries and Roasted Turkey Doritos
In the news: $587.5 million jackpot, millionaires, culture of APD, toilet paper, emo countries, no violent crime, go on strike, immortal jellyfish, Facebook posts, homophobia, Holiday flavorcountry, spend your money foolishly, erased from his face
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