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V.20 No.26 | 6/30/2011

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Flyer on the Wall

Fire Season

In light of the fact that parts of the state are on fire, consider not celebrating America with explosives this year. "It just takes that one bottle rocket, that one match, to take out an entire community," Bernalillo County Fire Chief John Garcia told KRQE. Support the boycott here: on.fb.me/fireworksnm. (Jessica Cassyle Carr)

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V.20 No.24 |

NEWS

The Daily Word 6.20.11: Fires, Green Lantern, Robot Pizza, Skinny Dippers, and Harry Potter.

The Daily Word

McCain blames Arizona wildfires on illegal immigrants.

Arson suspected as cause for East Mountains fire.

Even space is advertising for The Green Lantern.

Female drivers in Saudi Arabia stick it to the man by driving cars even though it's banned. They even have a facebook page.

They may be smarter than some human children, but dolphins still know how to have fun.

Robot pizza vending machines hit Europe.

Welsh skinny dippers break world record with giant dip.

Man arrested for drunken lawnmower driving.

Bigfoot DNA testing anyone?

The Oatmeal: How to make a restaurant insanely popular.

Harry Potter fans have something to look forward to besides the new movie, check out JK Rowling's mysterious new site set to fully launch on Thursday.

Grandma's cremated ashes still hanging out in Michigan Goodwill.

It may be scientifically possible to create a human-chimpanzee hybrid.

V.20 No.23 |

News

The Daily Word featuring blame, yakuza, sunscreen, free speech and booth babes

The Daily Word

We may finally have someone to blame for starting the Wallow Fire.

Meanwhile, firefighters in Rio Rancho are penalized for harrasing a rookie and his "private part."

After 33 years of foot-dragging, the FDA will start regulating sunscreen like it should have been all along. The Alibi's Miss Diagnosis rejoices.

The ever-resourceful yakuza and their crime syndicate overlords are capitalizing on Japan's tsunami disaster.

Chaos in Greece.

For my July 1 birthday, L.A. schools are banning flavored milk.

Meanwhile, two landmark court rulings favor students' free speech when they're online at home.

Here are five things to keep an eye on as Republican presidential challengers start lining up.

The 2011 E3 booth babes [NSFW ads] and the lonely dudes who photograph them.


NEWS

The Daily Word 6.13.11: Shrek Dies; Bugs in Ice Cream, Spiders in Space; 2 Kinds of Lobo

The Daily Word

Shrek the famous New Zealander Sheep dies.

Wallow Fire 10% contained this morning, but may still head further into New Mexico.

Lobos to play in ESPN classic, but you gotta wait until December.

Spiders in Space!!

Diabetic woman sues Dunkin Donuts over sugar in her coffee.

Awesome science gifts that are not just for nerds.

Bean Sprouts sproutin' E. coli.

People go crazy over Cicada
flavored ice cream.

Please don't get your hand caught in the machine that destroys EVERYTHING.

Martinez says 'no' to Mexican Gray Wolf efforts in New Mexico and Arizona.

The Oatmeal: Ten Words you need to stop misspelling.

NSA releases 50,000 pages of juicy secrets.

NEWS

The Daily Word 6.12.11: Mad Libs; fat-cats; The Wienerlogues; Wallow Fire update

The Daily Word

IMF was hacked.

Leonard B. Stern, creator of Mad Libs, died last week. Online Mad Lib here.

Paul Krugman tells it like it is: we're all getting screwed by the fat-cats.

Bill Maher and Jane Lynch dramatize one of Wiener's facebook exchanges with the Vegas blackjack dealer. NSFW.

30 minute brawl on Virgin Airways flight.

Beautiful pictures of a decaying Soviet-era airbase. Here's a picture gallery of the world's largest underground airbase in former Yugoslavia.

Lily Allen got married, and she's pregnant.

Lily Allen stalking/kidnapping Elton John reminds me of one of the greatest films of all time! Watch the entire film on YouTube!

SPACE GIRL.

Valentina Tershkova was the first woman in space.

Slutwalk London.

The Wallow Fire is now in New Mexico, approaching the Gila Forest. Map.

Using Groupon "worst decision I ever made," says merchant.

On this day in 1944 the first V-1 Rockets landed on London.

V.20 No.22 |

news

The Daily Word: Alec Baldwin for Mayor, Upgrade Your iPhone Today, Mass-Grave In Texas

The Daily Word

Wallow Fire is creeping towards the NM state line.

Connecticut became the 13th state to decriminalize marijuana.

Two dogs die after being left in hot Animal Welfare vehicle.

Conservative activist group puts fake eviction notices on Detroit homeowners' doors.

Margaret Thatcher won't meet with Sarah Palin.

The owner of Steins Ghost Town was found shot to death.

The Texas mass-grave that wasn't.

Speaker of the House John Boehner more than doubled his monthly expense account.

Long list of sports figures who claimed their Twitter was hacked.

E. Coli infections in Tennessee.

New deep space images from the VLT Survey Telescope.

Alec Baldwin is considering running for mayor of New York City.

How to upgrade your iPhone to iOS 5 today!

Australia's Department of Defense claims to have lost all of it's UFO files.

One out of four US hackers is a FBI informant.

Good news for the 23,322 bittorrenters accused of sharing The Expendables.

The most kissed girl in the world.

Why aren't airplane seats designed better?

Peanutweeter is the new Garfield Minus Garfield.

10 video game facts about the late Macho Man Randy Savage.

Happy birthday Joan Rivers!!!