V.23 No.35 | 8/28/2014
Crib Notes: Aug. 28, 2014
From béisbol to “Breaking Bad,” test your knowledge of last week’s New Mexico news with the Alibi pop quiz.
V.23 No.32 | 8/7/2014
Crib Notes: Aug. 7, 2014
From drug policy to officer-involved shootings to baseball, test your knowledge of last week’s New Mexico news with the Alibi pop quiz.
V.23 No.31 | 7/31/2014
Crib Notes: Thursday, July 31, 2014
From drugs to baseball to home invasion, test your New Mexico news savvy with the Alibi pop quiz.
V.23 No.29 |
The Daily Word in Arnold’s oasis, postmodernism, and Meteorite Museum
This week’s ABQ Journal fishing report sez you can catch catfish in the Rio Grande between here and Socorro using night crawlers, liver or stink bait; the tiger muskies at Bluewater Lake fancy hotdogs, though.
Jim Goodman at the Mountain View Telegraph likes to hike Embudito Canyon.
Last night, an Isotope homered in the PCL All-Star game.
Carlito Springs, a hidden oasis in the southern part of the Sandia Mountains – and a favorite resting spot for my old dog Arnold – will be open to the public beginning in August.
The Acting Veterans Affairs Secretary is visiting Albuquerque today on official business.
On Wednesday evening, it rained and rained some more.
Postmodernism comes to Coyote Canyon.
An alleged probation violator in Albuquerque threatened authorities with a BB gun before he was gunned down by US Marshal.
Former NM governor Toney Anaya was recently investigated by the Securities and Exchange Commission; he later settled the resulting lawsuit out of court.
UNM’s Meteorite Museum at Northrop Hall is undergoing a much-needed asbestos removal process.
V.23 No.29 | 7/17/2014
Crib Notes: July 17, 2014
From APD to religion to baseball, test your New Mexico news savvy with the Alibi pop quiz.
V.23 No.26 |
The Daily Word in Uber, APD and APS
After hitting .309 this season and with 56 RBIs under his belt in 2014, Isotope First Baseman Clint Robinson gets called up to LA.
San Pedro Boulevard has the potential for walkability.
This sister of an APD shooting victim speaks out at World Socialist Web Site.
Uber is denied by the state Public Regulation Commission, yet continues to operate in the Albuquerque metropolitan area.
A man is suing Albuquerque Public Schools for having him arrested when he was 12.
A federal judge issued an injunction against the city of Ruidoso, N.M., over a violation of the First Amendment.
The Brookings Institution says our town is in the midst of a double dip recession.
Here is what’s going on at the vast nuclear weapons repository and 24-7 hot refueling center next door to us.
Thirty-six million dollars in Burque’s outstanding senior lien airport revenue bonds have an A+ rating, according to Fitch.
In this week’s fishing report, please note some dude named Robert “caught a 42-inch, 26-pound tiger muskie on Saturday at Bluewater Lake and later said, “It was a big, fat guy.”
V.23 No.26 | 6/26/2014
Crib Notes: June 26, 2014
From VA scandal to SCOTUS to baseball, what do you know about last week’s New Mexico news? Test your recall with the Alibi pop quiz.
V.23 No.21 |
The Daily Word in commie ride-sharing plots, bitey baseball players and Rio Rancho foreclosures
Lyft, a commie ride-sharing plot, is ordered to cease operations in the state.
Veteran backstop Miguel Olivo, sent down to Burque after a lackluster season upstairs in LA, is suspended after biting off part of the ear of Isotope’s teammate Alex Guerrero (who was also demoted to the farm squad after performance concerns from Dodger management).
The board of directors at the local water authority has approved a rate hike.
A hiker from Albuquerque was found dead near Taos.
Foreclosures in the large city to the northwest of Albuquerque have risen.
No video record of Mary Hawke’s fatal encounter with APD is available.
Over at Salon, a BrBa actor discusses his many deaths.
An old bottle found at our local flea market will be auctioned off for thousands of dollars.
A local mother of two and part-time math tutor says, “People who have enough money to run for Congress are only in it for themselves."
V.23 No.20 | 5/15/2014
Million Dollar Arm
American baseball gets some Indian spice in extremely likable, Disney-approved biopic
Disney pitches genuine feel-good sports movie with Million Dollar Arm.
V.23 No.19 |
The Daily Word in grasshopper clouds, millennial habitats and synthetic drugs
Swarms of grasshoppers have been observed in many areas of Albuquerque.
Hello and goodbye, Nicolas Gregory Chili Buss.
A drought advisory has been issued by the Albuquerque Bernalillo County Water Authority.
A new pool for the South Valley is needed but is not funded.
The DEA is busy busting local synthetic-drug pushers.
Some bad men who beat and then kidnapped an El Paso man, driving him to Albuquerque in the process, have been sentenced to long prison terms.
There is a job fair for veterans today at the Convention Center.
Millennials have a habitat. Knowledge of that habitat can be exploited by capitalists seeking to acquire more feria.
UFO expert Alejandro Rojas posted this letter about Kirtland Air Force Base and the Paul Bennewitz controversy.
Journal columnist Leslie Linthicum, writing about the recent City Council meeting takeover, is criticized by a commenter for “keeping with Albuquerque Journal's longstanding policy of presenting uninformed corporate stoogery as journalism."
V.23 No.18 | 5/1/2014
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Crib Notes: May 1, 2014
From beisbol to bicycling, sales to science—test your New Mexico news savvy with our weekly pop quiz.
V.22 No.45 | 11/7/2013
Graphic courtesy of ESPN
Boston Red Sox Hammer the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 6 to Win the World Series
How it all played out.
V.22 No.18 |
The Daily Word in San Francisco limousine fire, a man's boa constrictors and Bangladesh riots
San Francisco limousine catches fire, killing five women trapped inside.
Riots in Bangladesh, over an anti-blasphemy law, have left 19 people dead.
Risso could play in the majors!
Julia Martinez, 16, is being charged for first degree murder for the death of Maurice Gonzales.
Sure, Cobb. You can keep your boas.
V.21 No.43 | 10/25/2012
The daily word in Beirut blast, meteor shower and sexy Big Bird.
Bomb blast in Beirut kills at least eight.
The Orionid meteor shower is set to peak this weekend!
New Mexico organic peanut plant is cleaning up after national recall.
Madonna is getting into all sorts of trouble.
Dressing up as sexy Big Bird is just so not cool and Sesame Street agrees.
Tigers end Yankees season with four game sweep.
Now you can help Mitt catch women with his binder!
Marathon meeting ends in a “no” for new Westside Wal-Mart.
Forget the Fountain of Youth. Here is the real secret to staying young forever.
Obama and Romney bring comedic relief to annual Alfred E. Smith Memorial Dinner
Man pleads guilty to punching Darth Vader’s wife.
Somebody help this poor puppy!
V.21 No.34 | 8/23/2012
Rowdy’s Dream Blog #264: The mini batting game.
A kid with a crew cut gets another high score on the mini batting game. I tell him, "They should just give you that thing."
48 Hour Horror Films Premiere Screenings at KiMo Theatre
See the world premiere of the Albuquerque 48 Hour Horror Film Project, films made just days earlier.
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