Alibi Volume 26, Number 51
December 21, 2017
News & Opinion
The Council’s Christmas menu
Cruisers, addressing the opioid crisis and discussions about ART were among the items on the agenda at the regular Albuquerque City Council meeting held on Monday, Dec. 18, 2017.
Democrats demote Senator Michael Padilla from majority whip, Senator Howie Morales announces intrastate Network Neutrality legislation and Rio Rancho disagrees with state about Inspection of Public Records violation.
The way forward is through
The looming $50 million deficit facing the city of Albuquerque is not an enigma and raises hackles because its existence points to a very bad job done by a group of politicians whose ideology ostensibly runs this nation, but has resoundingly been rejected at the local and state level.
Funny because organ signing happens to someone else.
Readers write about Medicare for all, garage sale signs, Susana Martinez's flip-flopping and something very urgent!
Film & TV
Peculiar romance finds the beating heart below the scaly surface of a misunderstood monster
Surrender to the sensual cinematic visuals and the humid air of sexual tension surrounding The Shape of Water and you’re sure to be swept up in its particular, peculiar tide.
A Christmas Story screens again, all eight Harry Potter films play at KiMo and The Guild takes a day off.
Highlights from around the dial. Except no one has dials anymore.
To be concerned about gigs is good
Enjoy this holiday by going out to at least one of these fantastic concerts coming your way.
We review new releases by Beautiful William, Thollem and Legun.
Arts & Lit
The artist behind the River of Lights
Joey Trujillo, initially brought onboard River of Lights because of his welding skills which he learned from his father, estimates he's made more than 300 of the sculptures.
A Christmas Carol takes the stage at Popejoy
Scott Severance, the founding artistic director and actor assuming the iconic role of Scrooge, spoke with us about the lasting resonance of A Christmas Carol.
The farm-owned cafe offers simple fare with a comfy vibe
Whether you’re a Los Lunas resident or simply passing through, Europa is a great place to take friends or family for a long morning of shooting the shit and catching up.
Get some winning cookies, go to ABQ NoshFest, stock up on wine and watch your Roadrunner Food Bank donations get matched!
Donate to an anti-hunger org. this season
Many of us began this year with newfound political energy and a burning question: “What can I do to help?” If you’re still asking that question now, then I have one potential answer for you: You can help feed hungry people in your community.
The search for Natural Rx
Overflookies is a letdown, but Super Sour Fire OG uplifts and improves Joshua Lee's mood by bounds, while relaxing back and leg muscles.