V.22 No.28 |
The Daily Word in creepy gun technology, fudged water samples and an arroyo fail
By Geoffrey Plant [ Tue Jul 16 2013 8:52 AM ]
An Albuquerque arroyo was washed down an arroyo yesterday
Ruidoso water treatment plant employees manipulated water samples before testing.
Santa Fe is initiating a pilot program that will place qualifying addicts in treatment rather than in jail when they are arrested.
You may now purchase a rifle with the same "lock-on-target" capabilities as jet fighters. If you have to ask, you can't afford it.
Zeta cartel leader "#40" Miguel Morales was busted. He is a number. He is not a free man.
The source was Betty Humpter, yet this TV station ran these supposed names of the Asiana Flight 214 pilots anyway.
"He was weird."
Japanese schoolgirl and boy demonstrate the many uses for this exoskeleton suit.
Another case of Transient Global Amnesia.
V.21 No.38 |
The Daily Word in Mullet vs. beard, man vs. fish, woman vs. sandwich and Fiona Apple vs. The Man
By Geoffrey Plant [ Sat Sep 22 2012 12:30 PM ]
New Mexico's Spaceport development has problems.
Yes, you can play golf at the Angola Penitentiary golf course.
The ex-controller of the New Mexico Finance Authority has been indicted.
Unintentional, run-away double entendre strikes when Jill Biden introduces the Vice-President.
The Rio Arriba County Sheriff's Department planned to buy a boat three days after cutting hours of service due to lack of funds.
150 years of lesbians photo gallery.
Verdict in the Amish beard-cutting case: "Mullet guilty in beard case."
A woman ate a "Stellanator" in Omaha.
A weird effigy of Obama was lynched in Austin.
This may be the first good, in-depth news item about bath salts.
Groundbreaking video illustrates the best way to clean mushrooms.
Not so groundbreaking: we are running out of fish.
An Intel worker called the police because a coworker put a "kick me" sign on his back. And people kicked him.
Some companies are instructing employees NOT to use work email after hours.
Snoop Dogg was the celebrity guest on The Price is Right yesterday.
Like many before her, Fiona Apple was busted for pot possession at the Sierra Blanca border checkpoint.
Hypnotic map of the 2012 presidential election swing states.
V.20 No.9 |
The Daily Word: NPR CEO Resigns, Ron Bell DWI Conviction, California Fish Kill
By Tom Nayder [ Wed Mar 9 2011 10:04 AM ]
Gov. Pat Quinn is set to sign legislation to abolish death penalty in Illinois.
Fire destroys 13 homes in Silver City.
Gang rape of 11-year-old girl in Texas leads to the arrest of 18 men and teenagers.
Pennsylvania farmhouse fire kills seven children.
Ron Bell found guilty on DWI charges.
Drivers illegally detained for using large bills on toll roads.
Utah lawmakers passed a bill forcing public school teachers to teach that the United States is a republic, not a democracy, because "Democracy" sort of has the word "Democrat" in it.
Victim's father vows to murder child killer if he gets out of prison.
Top ten things Newt Gingrich doesn't want you to know about Newt Gingrich.
Millions of dead anchovies clog shoreline in Redondo Beach.
Mexican police chief seeks US asylum.
A history of our attempts at communication with aliens.
Teacher quits after students discover her porny past.
Leave it to monkeys to invent a new fishing technique.
Al Jazeera announces plans to launch English language children's channel that you will never get to watch because your cable company won't carry it.
Michael Chabon is creating a show for HBO about magicians who fight Nazis!
Check out McDonald's
Because sometimes an ear of corn is not an ear of corn, or how to interpret your food dreams.
Angry Burger King customer
Have you tried Sonic's new hot dogs?
Watch every Power Ranger ever battle at the same time!
I wish there was something nerdier I could read to my kids instead of Goodnight Moon.
Here's a nice gallery of 1970s Japanese sci-fi art.
RIP Mike Starr, original bassist for Alice In Chains.
Watch the pilot to the Clarissa Explains It All sequel that never made it to air.
V.18 No.47 | 11/19/2009
Columbus Go Home!
By Marisa Demarco [ Mon Nov 16 2009 12:27 PM ]
Robert Erickson of Minneapolis got himself on the list of speakers at an anti-immigration Tea Party in the St. Paul, Minnesota. On the steps of the state capitol, he launched into what appeared to be your standard anti-immigration spiel. Except he was talking about European immigrants. In this awesome but shaky clip, he whips the crowd into a chorus of “Columbus go home!”
Comedy gold FTW.
Mark Twain Tonight! at Popejoy Hall
Celebrating his 90th birthday season, Hal Holbrook depicts the famous writer with words and humor.
TEDxABQ Education Event at African American Performing Arts Center
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