Alibi V.25 No.29 • July 21-27, 2016

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Collecting Light

Dim things made bright

The New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology is more than classrooms full of bright scientists, and Magdalena Ridge—also referred to as South Baldy—is home to more than ideal camping spots and hiking trails.

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The ABC’s of ABC

A plan for our city and surrounding urban areas

A plan for our city and surrounding urban areas.

Odds & Ends

Funny because suffering the travesty of art defacement happens to someone else.

food

Dinner With Pikachu

Restaurants go Pokémon, Paisano’s starts trouble, see what’s in season, food trucks get some respect, GMO labels go live and a killer tuna salad recipe.

Special print-only Chowtown supplement in this week’s Alibi

We know it’s not very cyber, but inside this week’s print edition you’ll find a very useful insert containing all the deets and digits and snappy capsule reviews of hundreds upon hundreds of Albuquerque eateries, lunch counters, panaderias, paleterias, fine dining restaurants and burrito joints.

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Lights Out

Under-illuminated ghost story is too dim to really be scary

Under-illuminated ghost story is too dim to really be scary.

Reel World

This weekend the KiMo Theatre (423 Central NW) is hosting two nights of 48 Hour Film premieres.

Nom Nom Nom

Televison Academy gives newcomers a shot at Emmy

Televison Academy gives newcomers a shot at Emmy.

Week in Sloth

Television is as interesting as ever with a political convention and Comic Con at the top of this week’s list.

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A Homecoming for the Imagination

Sandra Cisneros revisits The House on Mango Street through exhibition at the NHCC

Sandra Cisneros revisits The House on Mango Street through exhibition at the NHCC.

Cult Decay

The death of idealism in The Girls

The death of idealism in The Girls.

Alibi V.25 No.28 • July 14-20, 2016

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Odds & Ends

Funny because being arrested for a food fight happens to someone else.

music

Sonic Reducer

Mr. Plant does his hoodoo on releases by Rafi Bookstaber, Cool Ghouls and Haley Bonar.

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Food and History

The New Mexico Farm Table Cookbook wins first place, Senate votes for GMO food labeling, N.M. restaurants win wine awards, Wendy’s card terminals compromised, California Pastrami opens new locations and try these popsicle recipes.

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Wiener-Dog

Morosely amused filmmaker constructs a shaggy dog tale for a change

Morosely amused filmmaker constructs a shaggy dog tale for a change.

Reel World

This week, screen Starman and Jurassic World, head to Santa Fe Comic Con or document it like you mean it!

S-F TV

Comet TV hits Albuquerque

Comet TV hits Albuquerque.

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Dissecting the Muse

Making Muses presents the many faces of those who inspire

Making Muses presents the many faces of those who inspire.

Alibi V.25 No.27 • July 7-13, 2016

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Letters

A reader writes about conflicts stemming from cannabis’ partial legalization.

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Ever-Expanding Pizza Dough

Dion’s Pizza and Pizza 9 expand again, some local eateries received a dreaded “red tag,” Food Tour NM is a thing, grocery stores sell produce and you don’t really have to cook this summer!

Manly Limeade

Nothing shows that world that you’re a hard-assed, testosterone-driven symbol of masculinity like homemade limeade.

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De Palma

No nonsense documentary lets film industry icon analyze his own art to a fault

No nonsense documentary lets film industry icon analyze his own art to a fault.

Reel World

The Goonies are at Civic Plaza, Filmmakers Showcase screens the top entries and you still can’t stop the Serenity.

Say What?

“Brad Neely’s Harg Nallin’ Sclopio Peepio” on Cartoon Network

It’s not “funny: ha-ha.” It’s “funny: um, OK.” Fans of Adult Swim’s increasingly surreal, post-stoner, insomiac comedy might get it.

Week in Sloth

History and Reelz close some cases, Discovery does something WTFy and “Mr. Robot” is back.

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Oh, the Places You Will Go

The Albuquerque and Bernalillo County Public Library's departure from the everyday

The Albuquerque and Bernalillo County Public Library's departure from the everyday.