Toxic Waste


V.24 No.45 | 11/05/2015

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The Daily Word in the Feds, football and propulsion systems that defy physics

The Daily Word

Federal investigators are interested in goings-on within Governor Susana Martinez' administration.

South by Southwest, Austin's yearly alternative music event, is the best way to see a year's worth of live music in a long weekend. Hint: it's not too late to find a Southwest flight to Austin and the hotels haven't sold out, yet.

The Lobo Football squad held off a fourth quarter field goal attempt to beat Utah State 14-13 at University Stadium on Saturday afternoon.

Wapo's teevee critic Hank Stuever laments the Donald's appearance on SNL.

The NM Environment Department will begin coordinating clean up efforts of a downtown Albuquerque toxic waste spill discovered in the 1990s.

NASA's Eagleworks Laboratories continues to test the controversial EmDrive.

Deerhoof plays at Sister tonight, yo.

V.24 No.33 | 8/13/2015

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The Daily Word in space lettuce, Sex Ed. and Vegemite moonshine

The Daily Word

Ferguson protests marking the one year anniversary of the Michael Brown shooting resulted in 3 more shootings .

The land down under is dealing with major Vegemite-related issues.

In local news, the EPA spill of yellow mining sludge is far worse than originally thought.

A knife attack at an Ikea in Sweden has left two people dead.

Alaskan neighborhoods are among the most racially diverse in the country.

Lettuce is being grown in space.

The Legionnaire's outbreak has killed a dozen people in New York.

Butterflies in England are facing extinction.

John Oliver gives us a Sex Ed. lesson.

Was Shakespeare a stoner?

The Perseid meteor shower is not to be missed!

Thanks to Desiree Garcia for the links!

V.20 No.5 | 2/3/2011

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The Daily Word 2.1.11: epic snow storm, Egypt going wild, car repo game show

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The massive 2,100 mile winter storm makes its way across the country.

However, I don’t think we’ll get enough snow to make this sweet 35-foot snowman.

More than 5 million Egyptians (and counting) have taken to the streets to pressure President Hosni Mubarak to step down.

Charlotte, North Carolina has been selected as the host city for the 2012 Democratic National Convention.

Get ready for a car repo game show on Spike TV, brought to you by the “Jersey Shore” producers.

If you were unemployed in Orlando, you’d be getting free pizza today.

The world’s oldest woman dies at age 115 in Texas.

A man killed 100 sled dogs execution-style due to a drop in tourism.

Governor Susana Martinez issues an executive order for police to question the immigration status of people arrested for crimes.

The Super Bowl is responsible for a spike in heart attacks every year. Watch that fast food, Steelers fans.

... And another thing, stop wrapping your newborn babies in those ridiculous Terrible Towels.

These lead-contaminated “Toxic Waste” candy bars are found to be unsafe. A different name might have sufficed.