V.21 No.36 | 9/6/2012
Ortiz y Pino
Guv Revises History in Tampa
By Jerry Ortiz y Pino
Martinez, when she spoke of policy rather than autobiography, proved just as prone to ignore inconvenient facts at the Republican National Convention.
The Daily Word in blue moons, the RNC, Hurricane Isaac and September heat waves
By Jessica Cassyle Carr [ Fri Aug 31 2012 11:38 AM ]
Some evidence shows that dreamboat Democrat Rep. Martin Heinrich will win the New Mexico race for a Senate seat against Republican Heather Wilson.
Governor Susana Martinez attacks President Barack Obama on national debt at the RNC.
Barack Obama is the most financially frugal president since Dwight D. Eisenhower.
There are jobs out there, but a deficit of positions that pay a decent wage.
Appalling TLC series “Here Comes Honey Boo Boo” had more viewers than the RNC.
During Hurricane Isaac, the Mississippi River flowed backwards.
How New Orleans’ beloved, ailing daily The Times-Picayune covered the storm.
Russian professor murders two, tries to pin his crimes on Pussy Riot.
“The Daily Show” on how Mitt Romney built that.
Weather: Oh my god! As September arrives, highs expected to reach 99 degrees on Saturday and Sunday, 100 on Monday and 102 on Tuesday.
The Daily Word in Martinez at the RNC, onion nuggets and megalopolises
By Marisa Demarco [ Thu Aug 30 2012 9:49 AM ]
Hurricane Isaac is grows weaker and heads inland, leaving a soggy mess in its wake.
Someone was keeping a military-grade rocket launcher in a Los Lunas storage unit.
The full text of Gov. Susana Martinez’ speech at the convention last night.
Theft is a big problem at UNM.
100-year-old driver injures kids in L.A.
Do vegetarians and vegans think they’re better than you?
McDonald’s archivist—yes, that’s a real job—says before chicken nuggets, there were onion nuggets.
23 musicians share their paintings. (Results are marginally better than when famous actors record albums.)
Speaking of, here’s cell-phone video of Johnny Depp playing guitar at the Lone Ranger wrap party.
Awkward political candidates: How do they happen?
China’s megalopolises are not fun to inhabit.
Space telescope spots millions of supermassive black holes.
How to listen.
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V.21 No.35 | 8/30/2012
The Daily Word in Johnny Tapia, Cypress Hill and food waste
By Marisa Demarco [ Thu Aug 23 2012 1:05 PM ]
Johnny Tapia died of heart disease, according to his autopsy report.
A woman says she was fired from her state job after testing positive for marijuana, even though she had a medical card.
Does legalizing marijuana boost economies?
Olympic bronze medalist welcomed home to the 505.
America throws out 40 percent of its food.
Rupert Murdoch’s daughter isn’t a fan of his media empire.
Understanding Homer’s D’oh!
Zero percent of the country’s African-Americans support Mitt Romney.
Gonzo guide to the RNC.
Action movies aren’t always the worst.
Henry Rollins in column form.
Happy Birthday, Keith Moon.
Playing Cypress Hill through a squid.
Sleater-Kinney • rock • THEESatisfaction • R&B, hip-hop at Sunshine Theater
Ramona Sakiestewa: Tangram Butterfly and Other Shapes at Tai Modern
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