Alibi Volume 24, Number 02
January 8, 2015
What do you know about last week’s New Mexico news? Test your total recall with the Alibi pop quiz.
From Russia to Illinois, it’s funny because it happened to someone else.
German sex comedy proves your body is a wonderland—an icky, smelly, disease-infested wonderland
Raunchy German sex comedy Wetlands proves your body is a wonderland—an icky, smelly, disease-infested wonderland.
Albuquerque Comic Con teams up with Albuquerque Film Festival to fight crime (not really), and local short “Low/Fi” premieres.
“Jack Vale: Offline” on HLN
CNN’s Headline News gets into the hidden camera prank show business with “Jack Vale: Offline.”
Danny Boyle visits “Babylon,” the Golden Globes get handed out, and Discovery invests in some “Big Giant Swords.”
Six pursuits worth a salute
Show Up! delivers deets on six sweet, upcoming shows. Local and touring math rock, gypsy swing, electro, rockabilly, country and indie garage acts all rock Burque this week.
Wherein we hype three music docs (on Fela Kuti, Clarence Reid and Patty Schemel) that are available to stream on Netflix now.
The 1491s won’t be pigeonholed
Native comedy troupe the 1491s fight racism with ridiculousness. And they’re headed this way.
A truly dizzying array of awesome performance unleashes at the Tricklock Revolutions Festival, plus a visual whammy from You’re On TV and Wes Naman.
Ron Perlman’s new memoir offers rock-solid wisdom on the movie industry and growing up weird. But maybe skip the end?
The inconsistent authenticity of Taste of Himalayas
Ari LeVaux wonders if this Nepalese restaurant might be too authentic.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): In his novel Breakfast of Champions, Kurt Vonnegut describes a character, Ned Lingamon, who "had a penis eight hundred miles long and two hundred and ten miles in diameter, but practically all of it was in the fourth dimension." If there is any part of you that metaphorically resembles Lingamon, Aries, the coming months will be a favorable time to fix the problem. You finally have sufficient power and wisdom and feistiness to start expressing your latent capacities in practical ways ... to manifest your hidden beauty in a tangible form ... to bring your purely fourth-dimensional aspects all the way into the third dimension.