V.23 No.33 | 8/14/2014
photos courtesy of Ballet de Jalisco
Face Your Tulle-Wrapped Terrors With Ballet Pro Musica
Fear not the pirouettes! Gail Guengerich explains why anyone can enjoy ballet.
V.23 No.25 | 6/19/2014
Ipso facto X-Acto
Any way you slice it, nothing’s quite like paper art. Traditional papel picado is a cheerful, humble Mexican papercraft often used to adorn and embellish public spaces. But ¡Papel! Pico, Rico y Chico, opening at the National Hispanic Cultural Center (1701 Fourth Street SW) on Friday, June 20, at 6pm, proves the form’s wondrous flexibility.
V.23 No.5 | 1/30/2014
A horse is a horse, of course
Culture Shock zooms you around the city creative to East Meets West, Testimonios de una Guerra and Roll, Drop, Bounce.
V.23 No.1 | 1/2/2014
Lance Ryan McGoldrick
See some art, be some art, and give the gift of art with this week’s Culture Shock.
V.22 No.46 | 11/14/2013
The Daily Word in Guns & Ammo, Typhoon Haiyan and Stupid Vacations
Measles and mumps are getting the band back together.
Guns & Ammo magazine fired their editor for writing a pro-gun control editorial.
When will Star Wars: Episode VII come out?
It’s harder to sit through a full-movie GIF than a full movie.
This app makes your pet talk. “I’m calling PACA!”
Irritatingly skittish meerkats are frightened by scraping noises.
Mexico City’s punk scene explained.
Imagine the life of an aging superhero.
When’s the best time to drink coffee?
Homeland Security is interested in an APD officer.
Meet the muckers of Solid Waste.
First it was train whistles. Now it’s the beeping batting cage.
Happy birthday Tara Reid. We got you a Sharknado.
V.22 No.45 | 11/7/2013
The Daily Word in Lizard People, Nostril Ticks and Street Apes
They found a fancy secret railway tunnel between San Diego and Tijuana.
Chinese submarines can get us.
An angry bar brawler brandished a chainsaw.
The determined mouse struggled with his cracker.
Here’s my vote for coolest Halloween candy.
What’s the most popular Halloween candy?
Bone up on blood sucking with this TED-Ed vampire cartoon.
Should we build a Death Star?
We’re closer to understanding why warm water freezes faster than cold water.
Watch out for nostril ticks.
Somebody stole a donation box from Donut Mart.
Spend some time with the street apes of Jakarta.
V.22 No.42 |
The Daily Word in Nevada shootings, online health care woes and the zombie obsession
President Obama will give a talk today addressing problems people have been having with HeathCare.gov, a new health care website that allows people to compare insurance rates, understand health care laws and more.
A lawyer for a Roma couple accused of kidnapping a little girl in Greece says that the couple adopted her from her birth mother, though they still haven't located said mother for verification.
Hurricane Raymond is getting stronger.
There was a shooting at Sparks Middle School in Nevada this morning. Police say the suspect was “neutralized,” though it's not clear how many were shot, but the children were evacuated to the nearby high school.
There was another shooting in Nevada this morning, though this one was at a Las Vegas casino, in which one person was pronounced dead and two were wounded. Police say the suspect is in custody.
Joseph Sandoval, 50, was killed on Saturday after being struck by a Rail Runner train that was headed north to Santa Fe. Police are still trying to figure out why Sandoval was near the tracks.
Scott Chandler, owner of Tierra Blanca Ranch, spoke to Matt Lauer on "The TODAY Show" about the allegations of abuse and the Amber Alert for nine missing kids last week.
You think UNM has a solution to the national debt?
Are zombies holding America's imagination hostage?
V.22 No.43 | 10/24/2013
Team USA Beats Panama at the Last Minute
And does Mexico a favor
For a long bit in the game, it didn't look as though the US—already securely qualified for the World Cup—would pull out the victory.
Latin Sin Wednesdays with DeeJay Louie at Dirty Bourbon
Reid Mihalko's Negotiating Successful Threesomes at Self Serve
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