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V.23 No.33 | 8/14/2014
Big flood = the perfect time for a boat ride?
courtesy of Kevin Fedarko

Culture Shock

By Lisa Barrow

Reckless endangerment

Adventure runs high, Hamlet goes for the testosterone, and vintage baubles keep things pretty in this week’s Culture Shock.
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V.22 No.47 | 11/21/2013
Michael Mayhew cleaning a camera sensor
photos by Eric Williams ericwphoto.com

Arts Profile

Reliability in a Disposable Culture

By Billy McCall
Finding a good camera repair shop isn’t easy these days. Hell, finding a place that sells film isn’t easy these days.
V.22 No.43 | 10/24/2013
The Octopus and the Fox
Eric Williams ericwphoto.com

Arts Feature

Octofair Brings Octofun

Autumn gets artsy at The Octopus and the Fox

By Billy McCall
Full-fledged fall fun supports local artists and crafters at the October Octofair.
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V.22 No.42 | 10/17/2013
“Snug Bug” by Shing Yin Khor

Arts Feature

Something Seriously Weird this Way Comes

Bewitching III brings an October feeling to Stranger Factory

By Mike Smith
Stranger Factory’s Halloween-themed show delivers the delightfully grim and the weirdly whimsical.
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V.22 No.41 | 10/10/2013
Ungelbah Davila
Carrie Tafoya

Community Profile

Ungelbah Davila

Talking earthy beginnings, rockabilly and the birth of La Loca Magazine

By Rebecca Gonzales
Alibi intern Rebecca Gonzales introduces us to local storyteller Ungelbah Davila.
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V.22 No.11 |

news

The Daily Word in a stolen tortoise, a sharp wit, a titanic exhibit and an anniversary

By Geoffrey Plant [ Tue Mar 19 2013 8:36 AM ]
The Daily Word

NM Governor Susana Martinez is in Rome.

Mister Turtle the tortoise is safe and sound in Santa Fe.

An exhibit featuring items from the Titanic opens in Albuquerque this Saturday.

Check out this big old Bull Durham building sign.

Michael Bloomberg wants retailers to keep tobacco products out of plain view, like they do in Canada.

How to maybe win rock/paper/scissors.

"A whole bunch of large, menopausal rats..."

Rochester Police employ the lost art of letter writing.

North Carolina has extensive rules for MMA fights.

Mark E. Smith quotes.

It is the tenth anniversary of the U.S. invasion of Iraq.

Possible chemical weapons attack in Syria.

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V.21 No.50 |

news

The Daily Word in 8-tracks, cigarette hats, condom-porn and poverty

By Geoffrey Plant [ Sat Dec 15 2012 10:10 AM ]
The Daily Word

Espanola has a new Police Chief.

Mike Tyson did not get a sex change.

Don't go near Avenida Caesar Chavez and Yale today, traffic will suck.

Milton's Restaurant closed.

More stupid Facebook crap.

Most excellent 8-track museum is run by a weirdo.

"If we're not allowed to shoot in L.A. we'll go somewhere else."

Read how this lady was busted for a fraudulent workman's comp. claim.

Even if I could spend $85.00 on a six pack, I'd have to go to Colorado and this delicious sounding beer would all be gone anyway.

These neat-sounding British movies are all going on my "watch later" list.

Vintage cigarette case hat.

Why television coverage of mass shootings is to blame for mass shootings.

On this day in 2011 it was reported that U.S. Census data shows one out of two people in America are poor.


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V.21 No.35 |

news

The Daily Word in Thalidomide, Instagram, and Joe Arpaio gets sued

Happy birthday, Salma Hayek!

By Geoffrey Plant [ Sun Sep 2 2012 9:39 AM ]
The Daily Word

"Walk On By" lyricist and Burt Bacharach cohort Hal David died.

The company that manufactured and sold Thalidomide issued a formal apology (50 years later) that victims say misses the mark.

Instagram is suffering the same fate as Chat Roulette.

Santa Feans peeved over pile of a "quarter million" tires.

Interesting story about undercover cops who infiltrated occupy Austin.

Cosmopolitan magazine style tips for the 19th century woman.

Vancouver police are still rounding up suspects from the 2011 Stanley Cup riot.

The Kirtland Air Force Base trestle.

Film director James Toback is still a creep.

Texting driver who killed a man faces only a twenty dollar fine in Virginia.

Photo gallery of 1930's British police criminal identification pictures.

What's wrong at Circle K?

"The high-flying, mansion-building, Ferrari-driving, Vegas-gambling life...."

Joe Arpaio does not have immunity against a lawsuit from The Phoenix New Times.

Obama accuses GOP of wanting to bring back "trickle-down economics."

On this day in 1966, Salma Hayek was born.


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V.21 No.32 |

news

The Daily Word in ICP vs. FBI, Demonoid vs. The Man, and grieving parents vs. the estate of Ryan Dunn

Happy birthday, Hulk Hogan

By Geoffrey Plant [ Sat Aug 11 2012 10:01 AM ]
The Daily Word

Special effects creator Carlo Rambaldi died.

Paul Ryan is Romney's V.P. running mate.

New Mexico's medical board passed new and strict rules governing the prescribing of pain medication.

Insane Clown Posse is suing the F.B.I. for classifying Juggalos as "gang members."

Photo gallery of turn of the century Utah saloons and breweries.

The Department of Veterans Affairs generates way too much paperwork.

Dead Jackass Ryan Dunn's estate is being sued.

About half of all New Mexico state workers will receive retroactive pay raises totaling nearly $20,000,000.

I didn't hear about the naked Randy Travis/Trans Am thing until today.

Someone in Spokane is making huge pyramids out of recreation area picnic tables.

"Hobo nickels."

I've always wanted a Dream Machine and here's some for sale.

Arguably the best torrent site on the web, Demonoid had their Ukrainian offices raided last week.

Neil Heywood murder trial details read like a cheap novel.

Olympic swimming fan-fiction.

Dalmatian adopts a lamb.

On this day in 1953, Hulk Hogan was born.

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V.20 No.34 |

NEWS TIMEWASTER

The Daily Word in Irene, space oddity, the children's book and Santa Fe manhole covers

By Geoffrey Plant [ Sat Aug 27 2011 7:24 PM ]
The Daily Word

Is it illegal to flash your headlights in order to warn other drivers of a speed trap? Not sure about NM, but this Wikipedia page has an interesting urban legend supposedly spread by the New Mexico State Police at one time.

List of nuclear power plants in Hurricane Irene's path.

Shark swimming down a flooded Puerto Rico street.

Man drops shorts while running behind weatherman who is reporting on how stupidly people behave during hurricanes.

The most boring live footage of a hurricane ever.


Pictures of past hurricanes and aftermath.

Moe Tucker singing her traditional version of Goodnight Irene.

The official image of Santa Fe in 2012 will be a depiction of manhole covers.

Ever wonder why manhole covers are round?

Helicopters For Everybody!

Dr. Who, a product of Singapore.

World's most accurate atomic clock might be off by a second 138 million years from now.

Download the new children's book Space Oddity. Yes, like the Bowie song.

Have archeologists in Scotland found King Arthur's Round Table?

I learned two things this weekend. Firstly, Ian Svenonius had a t.v. show called Soft Focus. Secondly, John Lurie was in The Last Temptation of Christ.

It's time to watch John Lurie's Fishing With John again.

On this day in 1965 Bob Dylan was booed off the stage in Forest Hills New York, about a month after getting booed at the Newport Folk Festival.


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V.20 No.13 |

NEWS

The Daily Word 4.2.11: Edwin J. Quinby; killer cows; Jackie Mitchell, pitcher.

By Geoffrey Plant [ Sat Apr 2 2011 6:16 PM ]
The Daily Word

Vintage eye disease pictures from two centuries ago.

Edwin J. Quinby, the petroleum industry, streetcars and music.

Roger Ebert's Arthur C. Clarke like prediction of movies on demand.

Are U.S. government microwave mind-control tests causing TV presenters' brains to melt down? Maybe you should start watching television again.

Did you download a torrent of Nude Nuns With Big Guns? The mass copyright infringement lawsuit may not include your name after all.

Are you tall enough to take this ride? Ron English U.S. Mexico border prank

Cows kill more people in America than sharks.

Lily Allen's new clothing line is making vintage clothes.

BFD: Obama is going to run for a second term in office.

2011 is officially the year of the coup. Ivory Coast.

On this day in 1931 a teenaged girl named Jackie Mitchell struck out Lou Gehrig and Babe Ruth one after another, in an exhibition game.


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V.19 No.44 |

photo

Alibi Flickr Photo of the Day

Retro

By Tom Nayder [ Fri Nov 5 2010 10:31 AM ]

Posted to Alibi's Flickr photo pool by our super friend Stevios.

Chinese Gardens Restaurant

This was The Chinese Gardens Restaurant, which was where Il Vicino is today. The picture was taken in about 1988.

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V.18 No.50 | 12/10/2009
Zap ... oh!
Eric Williams

Feature

Nob Hill

Off Central between Carlisle and Wellesley

By Erin Adair-Hodges

Zap ... oh!

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