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 Aug 23 - 29, 2012 
Dark Money

Election 2012

Dark Money Outspends Super PACs

By Kim Barker, ProPublica
ProPublica’s investigative team found that two conservative nonprofits spent more than all the super PACs combined.

From the Foxhole

Potshots in the Temple

The making of an Army bigot

By Alex E. Limkin
The Alibi’s Army veteran columnist remembers life at Fort Bragg, where the man responsible for the Sikh temple shooting was also trained.

Council Watch

Fresh Eyes

By Carolyn Carlson
Albuquerque hires a new independent review officer and councilors consider big-box regulations.
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Answer Me This

By Marisa Demarco
1) Who slings blue rock in Albuquerque?
a. Your cousin
b. Bryan Cranston
c. Rebel Donut
d. The Candy Lady
e. Both C and D

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Odds and Ends

Odds & Ends

By Devin D. O’Leary
Funny because it happens to someone else.


The readers write.

EVENT HORIZON (Saturday, Oct 22)


Naturalist Series: Bats Found Around the World

By Desiree Garcia
Dr. Ernie Valdez from the U.S. Geological Survey discusses different shapes, sizes and colors of bats that occur around the world and their unique behaviors that reflect their amazing morphology.
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EVENT HORIZON (Saturday, Oct 22)

Pittie the Fool

Eighth Annual Pittie Parade

By Renée Chavez
Celebrate your favorite pet with adoptable dogs and several rescue groups. Participate in the Pittie Parade and canine costume and tricks contests.
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Linda Wertheimer

EVENT HORIZON (Sunday, Oct 23)

Straight Outta Carlsbad

A Special Evening with Linda Wertheimer

By Megan Reneau
The legendary broadcast journalist and New Mexico native discusses her unique insights on today's top news stories. A panel discussion featuring KUNM’s news staff follows Wertheimer’s presentation.
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EVENT HORIZON (Sunday, Oct 23)

Running Water

Third Annual Acequia Celebration and Fun Run

By Joshua Lee
Support a benefit for a small South Valley organization that aims to protect and preserve ways of life and local traditions in our community.
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