Talking to the Man in the Mirror
The self-actualization of Max and Felix
APD Still Not Meeting Requirements
The Daily Word In Bossy Vaginas, Scottish Geese and Expensive Chile
Your vagina is a boss!
If you’re a teen who texts and drives, a New Mexican college student is in the process of releasing an app that will track every move you make while operating a vehicle!
The University of Vermont acknowledges a third gender and allows students to be identified by their chosen first name, even if they have not legally changed their name yet. They also honor preferred pronouns. AKA VERMONT RULES.
The woman who famously called Angelina Jolie a “talentless brat” (um, hasn’t she seen Hackers?) stepped down from her position at Sony.
A totally irrelevant piece about Scottish geese.
There is no price too high to keep us from our chile, but dammit if we don’t get more rain.
The Daily Word in auto thefts, baby creepers and the KKK
APS to consider a new bathroom policy for transgender students.
Who's watching your baby? For these Houston parents, the answer was "some creepy hacker." He was also yelling at the baby.
Werner Herzog says "Don't text and drive." And it sounds awesome when he says it.
Wondering what Susana Martinez is spending your tax money on? New Mexico In Depth has compiled a searchable data base to answer that question.
A day in the life of the Ku Klux Klan.
Albuquerque thieves love to steal trucks.
And my favorite headline of the week: Goats are eating and peeing all over J. Edgar Hoover’s grave.
The Daily Word in transgender rights, twisters in the US and an arrested "Worm"
Weather experts warn that more devastating weather can be expected on Monday after tornadoes ripped through the U.S. from Texas all the way to Minnesota on Sunday, May 19.
Yahoo buys Tumblr, promises not to "screw it up."
Kim case adds focus to how the feds probed a working journalist.
Miranda Pacheco, who killed a bicyclist three years ago, is in jail again for reckless driving.
DEA claims that marketing heroin to teens is making Albuquerque's drug problems worse.
Protest to take place on Monday morning for Damian Garcia, a transgender student at St. Pius High School, over which cap and gown he will wear on graduation day.
"Worm" arrested for alleged assault and throwing a rival's moped into the ocean ...
An Address for Change
In the fight for equal rights, transgender issues have been left in the dust
The Daily Word 12.01.10: NASA's Big Announcement, Lobos Fight At Lotus, Happy Chanukah!
Interpol issues arrest warrant for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.
Let's not get too excited about this big NASA announcement.
Senate Republicans sign letter promising to block Democratic-backed legislation.
17 children removed from filthy Albuquerque house.
Convicted murderer manages to post party pictures to his Facebook profile from inside prison.
Lobo football players were involved in a fight at the Lotus Nightclub.
Local businesses saw a Black Friday boost this year.
58-years ago today the recipient of the first successful sex-change-surgery debuts.
Chanukah begins tonight.
A new venomous animal discovered in Yosemite National Park.
Did Google buy Groupon?
The French are selling foie gras burgers.
CNET declares the end of the 5-year console cycle.
This genetically engineered apple won't brown, probably also won't taste good.
Movember is over, time to shave.
These $350 hiking stilettos can't be real, can they?
Wendy's has a new burger I haven't tried yet.
Happy birthday Sarah Silverman!
Ain't I a Woman?
Transgender Day of Remembrance
On a July night in 2009, Teri Benally was with some acquaintances in an Albuquerque park. She told her friends she was going home and left. That was the last time they saw her. According to news reports, Teri was found badly beaten and unconscious on Maple near Coal the next morning. She died, at the age of 42, in the hospital.
The Daily Word 08.09.10: Corn syrup & cancer, Gaga, mega-early puberty,
Police say these prison escapees killed people in New Mexico. They're looking for them in Yellowstone.
You don't have to have surgery to change your gender on your N.M. driver's license.
Guy throws big rocks at credit union, breaks 10 windows, say coppers.
Doug Vaughan's luxury items were mostly owned by banks and such. (Investors, "uh … ".)
Video of the feral hogs in the Rio Grande Valley.
Here's an ugly gig: Convince Americans to support the Afghan war. Good luck, Petraeus.
College students: NYT tips on finding cheap textbooks. (Friggin' racket.)
Gulf residents' wary of government and BP promise to stay until the job is done.
Cancer cells really dig fructose and use it to divide and spread. (Think corn syrup.)
Lady Gaga (NSFW) crowdsurfed at Lollapalooza during the Semi-Precious Weapons set. That band was totally at Burt's on a weeknight about a year and a half ago for the Hell on Heels Tour. You should go out on Tuesdays.
Ain't I a Woman?
Whatever Happened to Equal Rights?
A Santa Fe County woman pled guilty to misdemeanor charges of impersonating a police officer on Friday, May 28, in return for probation and community service. Police said in August that she pulled someone over using flashing lights and a bullhorn. She attributes her lapse in judgment to "an unrecognized psychological obsession, brought on by many years of wanting to be a police officer."
Ain't I a Woman?
Tall and slim with natural blond hair, the young lady walking by us exuded a confidence that belied the struggles she must have gone through to be where she was. I gestured toward her. "No matter what I do, I'll never be able to look like that," I complained.