V.25 No.2 | 01/14/2016
Writing a Freer Future
Saturday, Jan 23: Prison Letter Writing Launch and Potluck
By Maggie Grimason [ Thu Jan 21 2016 10:00 AM ]
Writing letters to folks around New Mexico and around the country, particularly to trans prisoners.
V.23 No.18 | 5/1/2014
From Cell to Screen
Orange Is the New Black’s Piper Kerman on prison, sensationalism and sex
By M. Brianna Stallings
Kerman went from rich girl to convict when she was sentenced to 15 months at a federal women’s correctional facility in Connecticut. She recounted her experience in the memoir Orange Is the New Black: My Year in a Women’s Prison, later adapted into an award-winning Netflix original series.
V.22 No.43 |
The Daily Word in Britney Spears' scary tunes, shootout in Albuquerque and Conrad Murray's release
By Mark Lopez [ Mon Oct 28 2013 10:40 AM ]
Conrad Murray, the doctor who was convicted for playing a role in Michael Jackson's death, was released from jail this morning.
Rock legend Lou Reed died yesterday in New York at the age of 71.
Four inmates escaped an Oklahoma jail by fleeing through a maintenance hatch in the shower.
Police in Phoenix, Ariz., think loud dog barks might have caused a man to kill four of his neighbors, two dogs and then himself.
Mingdong Chen, accused of stabbing a woman and her four children in Brooklyn, will be arraigned this morning on murder charges.
New Mexico professor Dr. Henry Oh, Ph.D, receives prestigious “Master Teacher of Honor” award.
Christopher Chase went on a shooting rampage on Saturday in Albuquerque, which left several officers wounded.
V.21 No.47 |
The Daily Word in APD probe, Miley's pig and milk for inmates
By Nick Brown and Co. [ Tue Nov 27 2012 10:19 AM ]
U.S. Justice Department announces it will investigate APD.
APD officer accused of encouraging neighbors to brawl to settle a dispute.
Best prank ever. By which we mean freaking scariest.
San Juan County inmates nearly riot over lack of milk at breakfast.
That Facebook privacy notice everyone's posting won't help you at all.
Bigfoot DNA results. Finally.
Albuquerque Authorities name their baby rhino Chopper rather than Bonbornio.
PETA gave Miley Cyrus a pig for her birthday. She didn't get it.
Fiona Apple cancels a tour to spend time with her dying pit bull, Janet.
Happy birthday, Bruce Lee and Jimi Hendrix.
V.21 No.24 |
The Daily Word in Lara Croft, Game of Thrones and bacon sundaes
By Marisa Demarco [ Thu Jun 14 2012 11:10 AM ]
Egypt's high court orders that its parliament be dissolved.
Officers stumble across starving horses while looking for a man with a gun.
APD used stun guns, bean bag rounds and a police dog in the arrest of a 60-year-old man. Judge says: Pay up.
"Game of Thrones" sorry about using President Bush's head in scene about heads on pikes.
When is it OK to shoot someone in Albuquerque?
Drake and Chris Brown maybe got in a fist fight at a NY club, say police.
State's paying too much in jail and prison contracts.
Lara Croft to be put through harrowing attempted gang rape in Tomb Raider reboot so male players will feel compelled to protect her.
After a series of workers who make Apple products committed suicide, the company attempted to improve conditions. Yesterday, another worker committed suicide.
We're going to spy on Africa more.
Wine glass chess set makes for classiest drinking game ever.
Movies for women turn huge profits. So why doesn't Hollywood want to make those films? asks Meryl Streep.
Burger King's bacon sundae.
Ditch your car, city-dweller, and buy this folding pod on wheels.
V.20 No.51 | 12/22/2011
The Daily Word in Vaughan, mistletoe shortage, solstice and Amy Koch
By Tom Nayder and Marisa Demarco [ Thu Dec 22 2011 2:43 PM ]
Doug Vaughan pleads guilty.
Jail guards arrested after beating an inmate and then covering it up, according to a criminal complaint.
Jerome Block, Jr. on house arrest.
Druids say the solstice ritual yielded good omens.
Racist ad for Chinese restaurant in Dubai.
16-hour roasted Christmas goose recipe.
George H.W. Bush backs Mitt Romney.
Ron Paul storms out of CNN interview.
House caves on payroll tax deal.
The next thing to worry about: weaponized bird flu.
Texas drought results in mistletoe shortage.
How Best Buy is ruining Christmas.
The 16 worst Christmas specials of all time.
Chicago Cardinal Francis George under fire for comparing gay-rights movement to the Klan.
LGBTers say sorry to Amy Koch for wrecking her marriage.
V.19 No.48 |
The Daily Word 12.08.10: 4chan Defends Wikileaks, Elizabeth Edwards Dies, Chrome Has No CAPSLOCK
By Tom Nayder [ Wed Dec 8 2010 9:38 AM ]
Elizabeth Edwards dies after a six-year battle with cancer.
Obama is defending his agreement to extend the Bush-Era Tax Cuts.
4chan splinter group Anonymous is attacking enemies of Wikileaks.
After 7 months in space, the secret X-37B robot space plane returns.
Bonding-out of Albuquerque jails is getting more expensive.
Attempted kidnapping in Santa Fe thwarted.
Republican Congressman tries to crowdsource an attack on science.
The FBI thinks the new Video Barbie Doll could be used for child porn.
Old Navy sells sweaters with swastika buttons.
Are you a rich jerk who wants to watch first-run movies at home? That'll be $20,000.
Where in America is the perfect place to commit a crime?
Japanese satellite Akatsuki fails to enter Venus' orbit, won't get another chance for seven years.
McDonald's in the Czech Republic is introducing five New York-themed hamburgers.
F/X cancels Terriers. I'll never love again.
John Lennon's final interview is released on the 30th anniversary of his murder.
V.19 No.43 |
The Daily Word 10.29.10: Deputy gets bombed, bears get shot, casino gets hosed
By John Bear [ Fri Oct 29 2010 12:08 AM ]
Video of deputy getting arrested for DWI. Priceless.
You can now shoot more bears, and cougars. That's not cool, man.
Oh my god, the deputy getting arrested is just too funny.
Dude shoots other dude, gets no jail time.
Sandia Casino gets hosed for $1.2 million.
Four-year-old can be sued for negligence, judge says.
Killer goat was not sick, just horny.
Halliburton implicated in BP well failure. Surprised?
Somali militants execute teenage girls.
Allen Iverson to play basketball in Turkey.
Pope says Stephen Hawking is wrong, God created the world. God not available for comment.
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