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V.24 No.42 | 10/15/2015

The Daily Word in the future is the present, who killed the four-year-old, and good old MJ

By Cerridwen Stucky [ Wed Oct 21 2015 2:48 PM ]
The Daily Word

Today is Back to the Future day, but no one is in a hovercraft.

A road rage incident has the city in shock. There is now new information on the suspect.

A realistic portrayal of what Trump would do with his first 100 days in office.

Jaden Smith plans to disappear. Please don't leave us, you are an irreplaceable voice of insight in the blind modern day Hollywood.

Joe Biden isn't running for president, and lots of people are surprised.

Dogs go to Utah instead of Heaven.

Listen to Smooth Criminal played on traditional Japanese instruments.

Illo by Tamara

Council Watch

Got Voters?

Election results and more

By Carolyn Carlson
Carolyn Carlson reports on the council’s attempt to overturn Mayor Berry’s pot veto and other business in this post-election Council Watch.
V.24 No.40 | 10/1/2015

Council Watch

Election Ahoy!

Fill out your ballot before you see the balloons

By Carolyn Carlson
City Council districts 4 and 6 are contested, some charter amendments are proposed and there are some bonds to consider.
V.24 No.38 | 9/17/2015
ABQ Meanies
Robert Maestas

Council Watch

Bully Tactics

Pot decriminalization and police retention discussed

By Carolyn Carlson
Cops approve of only their highest-paid command staff receiving $6k-$12k bonuses for not retiring, and some of those cops staged a dramatic demonstration for the issue's debate.
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V.24 No.35 | 8/27/2015
Robert Maestas

Council Watch

Curfew Kerfuffle

The Council talks bedtime enforcement, noise violations and Summerfest

By Carolyn Carlson
Our city leaders discuss curfews, Summerfest and more.
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V.24 No.33 | 8/13/2015

Council Watch

Back to Work

By Carolyn Carlson
Albuquerque City Councilors had a light agenda, but that didn’t mean it was a walk in the park.
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V.24 No.28 | 7/9/2015

news

The Daily Word: Real Monsters

By Robert Maestas [ Wed Aug 12 2015 11:23 AM ]
The Daily Word

Chapo’s final walk.

Monkey business.

Serial, killed.

One brush equation at a time...

Hang 10 to life?

Real monsters.

Where the colors live.

I get nervous when you watch.

To measure a star.

Clinton vs. Bush: A Fight to the Bleh.

V.24 No.30 | 7/23/2015
Rascals
Robert Maestas

Council Watch

Official City Biz

Elections, meetings, money and more

By Carolyn Carlson
Reelections, predictions for the August 2 agenda and other upcoming issues.
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V.24 No.26 | 6/25/2015
City Council issues
Robert Maestas

Council Watch

Summer Vacation

City Council packs its bags

By Carolyn Carlson
The City Council decided the City Council should have more power over who becomes police chief, and mayors and voters should have less power.
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V.24 No.24 | 6/11/2015
Robert Maestas

Council Watch

Ethics Training and Peaceful Protests

By Carolyn Carlson
Burque city councilors spar over Santolina and the spending habits of the city’s contract attorney.
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V.24 No.21 | 5/21/2015
Eddie Izzard

Comedy Matters

Perfectly Sculpted

Eddie Izzard and the political formation of comedy

By Genevieve Mueller
Comedian Eddie Izzard provides more than a trickle of awareness.
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V.24 No.20 | 5/14/2015

Council Watch

Don’t Audit Me, Bro

City Council talks tasers and cruising

By Carolyn Carlson
Our city’s leadership looks at Tasergate and other issues in this expanded version of Council Watch.
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V.24 No.18 | 4/30/2015
Maher navigates the political cesspool with panache.
photo courtesy of billmaher.com

Comedy Matters

Offended by the Offended

Bill Maher confronts politics, religion and the far left

By Genevieve Mueller
Bill Maher talks to Genevieve Mueller about his roots and the liberal problem of political correctness in anticipation of his May 2 appearance.
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Ty Bannerman

Council Watch

Homes for the Homeless?

The council questions the Albuquerque Housing Authority

By Carolyn Carlson
This week, an update from the Albuquerque Housing Authority and a farewell to the Downtown Business Improvement District.
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V.24 No.15 | 4/9/2015

Council Watch

Somos 1 ABQ

By Carolyn Carlson
This week: Immigration, the Open Space Trust Fund, and other issues.
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