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V.24 No.11 | 3/12/2015
Simon Menner

Crib Notes

Crib Notes: March 12, 2015

By August March
What do you know about last week’s 505 news? Test yourself with the Alibi pop quiz.
Odds and Ends

Odds & Ends

By Devin D. O’Leary
From New Jersey to Nebraska, it’s funny because it happened to someone else.
V.24 No.10 | 03/05/2015

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The Daily Word in prom-munism, hobbits and Mars

By Samantha Anne Carrillo [ Fri Mar 6 2015 4:14 PM ]
The Daily Word

Cottonwood Classical Preparatory School embraces "prom-munism."

Drive carefully.

If you plan to watch the "Dig" premiere tonight on USA, spotting ABQ locations might make a fun drinking game.

George R.R. Martin donates a first edition of The Hobbit to Texas A&M's Cushing Memorial Library.

Mars ... needs ... women—I mean, may have once had an ocean.

V.24 No.10 | 3/5/2015
Fox Searchlight Pictures

Crib Notes

Crib Notes: March 5, 2015

By August March
What do you know about last week’s Albuquerque and New Mexico news? Test your recall with the Alibi pop quiz.
Odds and Ends

Odds & Ends

By Devin D. O’Leary
From Sweden to Namibia, it’s funny because it happened to someone else.
V.24 No.9 | 02/26/2015

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The Daily Word in selfies, Gwar and Netanyahu

By Samantha Anne Carrillo and Lisa Barrow [ Tue Mar 3 2015 2:20 PM ]
The Daily Word

What the hell is a "selfie stick" and why is the Albuquerque Museum forbidding their use?

Where does the proverb "In like a lion, out like a lamb" come from?

Milanese artist El Gato Chimney conjures up "symbolic visions of fantasy worlds infused with alchemy, occultism and folklore."

GWAR covers Kansas for the A.V. Club, and the result is rad.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warns Congress that Obama's deal with Iran will result in the rise of a new nuclear power.

The United States Department of Justice finds a pattern of racial bias in policing in Ferguson.

The National Academy of Sciences will bestow their most prestigious award, the Public Welfare Medal, on Neil deGrasse Tyson in April.

V.24 No.9 | 2/26/2015
Robert Maestas

Crib Notes

Crib Notes: Feb. 26, 2015

By August March
What do you know about last week’s Albuquerque, New Mexico news? Take the Alibi pop quiz and know your score.

The Mouthful

Food News: Comings and Goings Edition

French Revolution

From “Little Bourbon Street” to the Rail Yards Market, we serve up the food haps from all over town.
Odds and Ends

Odds & Ends

By Devin D. O’Leary
From India to Iowa, it’s funny because it happy to someone else.
V.24 No.8 | 02/19/2015

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The Daily Word in disappearing writers, road rage and superbugs

By Samantha Anne Carrillo [ Thu Feb 19 2015 2:04 PM ]
The Daily Word

Barbara Follett began writing novels when she was 8 years old. Alfred A. Knopf published The House Without Windows when she was still in puberty, and she disappeared forever at 25. Aren't you glad you're not that successful? Who knows what might happen?

The suspect in last week's Las Vegas road rage killing is in a standoff with police.

A Los Angeles hospital may have exposed 179 patients to a drug-resistant bacterial "superbug."

The Albuquerque City Council orders a halt in Bosque construction.

The New Mexico Senate passed a bill that will put the futuristic Spaceport hangar up for sale.

Happy birthday, Michael Gira, Justine Bateman, Benicio del Toro and Burton C. Bell of Fear Factory and his twin brother (and my friend) Ben Bell.

V.24 No.8 | 2/19/2015

Crib Notes

Crib Notes: Feb. 19, 2015

By August March
Test your ABQ news savvy with the Weekly Alibi pop quiz.
Odds and Ends

Odds & Ends

By Devin D. O’Leary
From Montana to Brazil, it’s funny because it happened to someone else.
V.24 No.7 |

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The Daily Word in bulldozing the Bosque, movie moms and R. Crumb

By Lisa Barrow and Samantha Anne Carrillo [ Tue Feb 17 2015 4:37 PM ]
The Daily Word

Want to rally Wednesday afternoon to halt construction in the Bosque?

Balance out those avocados with some spicy chile. Capsaicin "appears to prevent weight gain in mice that are fed a high-fat diet."

Why do prosecutors always get their way?

Alibi writer Genevieve Mueller noticed something strange about movie moms.

The younger Bush can't escape the legacy of his older, poodle-painting brother.

Are insurance companies rewriting Hurricane Sandy damage reports to save money?

Avail yourself of R. Crumb's regimen for staying sane.

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The Daily Word in crazies, punk rock and bone broth

By Samantha Anne Carrillo [ Thu Feb 12 2015 2:19 PM ]
The Daily Word

Metals executive posits that one-quarter of physical gold market is populated by "crazies."

The Albuquerque Environmental Health Department issued a statement in response to an online rumor about cat meat at a local McDonald's restaurant. (And I weep for the future.)

The New Mexico House of Representatives passed a bill to hold back third-graders with reading deficiencies.

Weekly Alibi's Crib Notes and Cribtoons: Your interactive weekly pop quiz and animated recap with built-in cartoon-based reward system since 1992.

August March interviewed OG punk rocker Gordy Andersen (Black Maria, Jerry's Kidz) about his formative ABQ experiences and influences.

Devin D. O'Leary gave a favorable review to Alzheimer's-centric drama Still Alice. And apparently Julianne Moore's hair color is referred to as "ronze."

Is bone broth as cool as it sounds? Ari Levaux reports.

V.24 No.7 | 2/12/2015
Robert Maestas

Crib Notes

Crib Notes: Feb. 12, 2015

By August March
Test your knowledge of last week’s Albuquerque, New Mexico news with our weekly pop quiz. Then reward yourself with the latest webisode of Cribtoons.
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