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V.24 No.45 | 11/5/2015


The Daily Word Syria, personal zombies and Sandra Bullock

By Desiree Garcia [ Fri Oct 30 2015 12:37 PM ]
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Obama sends out Special Operations Forces to Syria.

Local college student creates program to pair service dogs with people who have epilepsy and it’s probably the sweetest thing ever.

What’s better than George Clooney, Matt Damon and Brad Pitt? It’s actually Sandra Bullock leading an all female cast in an Ocean’s Eleven remake!

Check out this pretty awesome video of a dance-off with a police officer!

No plans on Halloween? Set yourself a date with these horror films that will make you wish you made plans instead of being alone and scared in your extremely dark house.

Laying down while at work and pretending to adult never seemed so realistic until now. Oh, technology.

Pizza will never break your heart. Just check out these awesome photos for proof.

Psst. Looking for your own personal zombie for Halloween? Lyft has the hook up.

V.24 No.41 | 10/08/2015

The Daily Word on Aliens, Entertainment, and Politics

By Cerridwen Stucky [ Thu Oct 8 2015 3:12 PM ]
The Daily Word

Your favorite cartoon about a metal band needs your help to end.

Indigenous Peoples Day became an official thing in Albuquerque.

The new season of American Horror Story is making headlines, be they good or bad.

A local woman claims to know of a bomb at Winrock last night.

Slime in apple juice makes some people exited about aliens.

Country-turned-pop singer Taylor Swift is facing very little piracy. Why aren't you stealing her stuff?

Gay people are allowed to do things in Indiana once more.

It costs more, but you'll pay it gladly. Netflix ups their price by one whole US dollar.

A Burque family is rescued by their wonderful dog.

V.24 No.39 | 9/24/2015


The Daily Word: DRAWING

By Robert Maestas [ Wed Sep 23 2015 12:27 PM ]
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V.24 No.33 | 8/13/2015


The Daily Word in nuclear weapons, airplane wreckage and JonBenet Ramsey

By Constance Moss [ Thu Aug 6 2015 2:12 PM ]
The Daily Word

As Japan marks the 70th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima, the Mayor calls to end nuclear weapons globally.

The Netflix Corporation is offering unlimited maternity and paternity leave for its employees.

Seat cushions and windows from Malaysia flight MH370 have begun washing ashore.

The U.S. Coast Guard just discovered a vessel with 6 tons of cocaine, making this one of the largest cocaine busts in history.

Wanna see something gross? Watch these bed bugs bite a researcher's arm.

Jon Stewart leaves the Daily Show this week after 16 years.

An investigative piece by the New Yorker about TMZ is making Harvey Levin uncomfortable.

We're overdue for a list. Here are the top ten metal songs about the apocalypse.

JonBenet Ramsey was born on this date in 1990. She would have turned 25 today.

Elliot Smith was born on this date in 1969. He would have been 46 today.

Thanks to Mark Lopez, Carl Petersen and John Hankinson for the links!

V.24 No.24 | 6/11/2015

I Like to Watch (Instantly)

Heck of a Montage, Kurt

By August March
Montage of Heck makes use of Cobain’s personal artifacts to tell a tale that rises up from the world of rock music and comes to reside in the realm of American culture as a portrait of one our nation’s great makers.
V.24 No.22 | 05/28/2015


The Daily Word in East Mountains Google drones, a big loss for Big Tobacco and commercials on Netflix

By Geoffrey Plant [ Tue Jun 2 2015 11:49 AM ]
The Daily Word

Super creepy APD action results in yet another payout by the city over excessive force.

Despite a crash involving one of it's large drones, Google continues research and development in the East Mountains area.

APD's SWAT team responded to a domestic violence situation that seems less than SWAT-worthy.

Think the NSA is scary? Meet the NSAC.

Nearly half of Americans can't handle an unexpected expense of 400.00 or more.

Say it ain't so, Netflix!

Learn what is going to (temporarily) change about the Patriot Act.

Confirmation that the TSA exists solely to make air travel a pain in the ass and does not make things safer.

Big Tobacco lost big in Canada today.

V.24 No.19 | 5/7/2015

Idiot Box

What “Daredevil” Gets Right

“Daredevil” on Netflix

By Devin D. O’Leary
What Netflix’ “Daredevil” gets right about comic book adaptations.
Jesse Schulz


Rooster Roundabout: This week’s music highlights

By Mark Lopez [ Fri May 1 2015 2:10 PM ]
Writer Mark Lopez muses on Nelly’s genre flip, grown listeners and a Nina Simone documentary.
V.24 No.16 | 4/16/2015

Idiot Box

Drama, Drama, Drama

“Bloodline” on Netflix

By Mark Lopez
Dark family drama “Bloodlines” spices up Netflix.
V.24 No.9 | 02/26/2015


The Daily Word in mental health taxes, a house thief and true love

By Mark Lopez [ Fri Feb 27 2015 9:11 AM ]
The Daily Word

Eight people died last night in a series of shootings in south-central Missouri.

Jim Inhofe provided a little show-and-tell on the Senate floor.

A California couple who'd been married for 67 years died on the same day while holding hands. That's love, y'all.

Porn lovers can rejoice, as Google has lifted the “explicit sexual content” ban on Blogger.

Season 3 of “House of Cards” is now live on Netflix, y'all! Note: SPOILERS in the following link.

A Rio Rancho mother is “disturbed” by a pornographic book her son checked out of his high school library.

Bernalillo County commissioners approved a tax hike that'll go to mental health services.

Snap! APS has decided to close schools today. Snow day!

Apparently, a thief in Oregon stole an entire house. No, really.

V.24 No.3 |


The Daily Word in how to do literally everything, APD and Lars von Trier

By Samantha Anne Carrillo [ Thu Jan 15 2015 1:12 PM ]
The Daily Word

We want to teach you how to do everything. Our first effort toward that lofty goal is the first installment of our How to Do Literally Everything issue.

Amelia Olson drops mad skin care kitchen science.

M. Brianna Stallings proposes strategies for surviving ABQ Ride.

Eva Avenue hips you to how to score work as an extra.

Carrie Murphy, a local doula, shares her guidance in creating your birth plan.

Mark Lopez teaches you how to make mixed media masterpieces.

And I want to show you how to fall in love with music again.

Test your knowledge of an APD shooting that made international headlines with this week's Crib Notes.

In other Alibi-related news, contributing writer David Correia was interviewed by website The Real News Network about the struggle against police brutality in Albuquerque. Read more on the subject in his Alibi articles "Is There Justice For James Boyd?" and "Life and Death and APD: Albuquerque's police violence problem."

"Chaos reigns."

But both the theatrical and extended cuts of Lars von Trier's Nymphomaniac Volumes I and II are streaming on Netflix. Plus Antichrist and Melancholia. Not convinced? Scope our reviews of Nymphomaniac Volume I and II and Melancholia. Now take your antidepressants and screen some film.

Download OTD = London-based label Blackest Ever Black's latest show on Berlin Community Radio

V.24 No.2 | 1/8/2015

We Like to Watch (Instantly)

Stream docs on Afrobeat, hip-hop nation and Hole drummer Patty Schemel

By August March
Wherein we hype three music docs (on Fela Kuti, Clarence Reid and Patty Schemel) that are available to stream on Netflix now.
V.23 No.50 | 12/11/2014

We Like to Watch (Instantly)

Streaming the Holidaze

Screen docs about backup singers, Muscle Shoals and Metallica

By August March
Wherein we review three music documentaries available to stream now on Netflix: 20 Feet From Stardom, Muscle Shoals and Metallica Through the Never.
V.23 No.42 | 10/16/2014
At the drive-in at dusk

Sonic Cinema

We Like to Watch (Instantly)

Stream docs on Kathleen Hanna, la música and a grumpy drummer

By August March
Scope Alibi-endorsed sonic docs when you wanna rock out ... in your living room.
V.23 No.40 | 10/2/2014

Idiot Box

Horse Laughs

“BoJack Horseman” on Netflix

By Devin D. O’Leary
Netflix combats network television animation with its own irreverent series “BoJack Horseman.”
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