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V.25 No.46 | 11/17/2016

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the Daily Word in Trump's cabinet appointments, a new APD scandal and A$AP Yams' mom

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A petition has been circulated by some UNM professors asking that UNM protect undocumented students from deportation.

Former records officer at APD claims he was ordered to destroy, withhold or alter records in several high profile cases including the Mary Hawkes and James Boyd shootings.

Yes, Virginia, there is going to be a penguins exhibit at ABQ Biopark.

A 14 year-old cancer patient won the right to be cryogenically frozen in hopes she will be cured one day.

In case it escaped your attention, Trump's presidential campaign was attended and post-campaign events are increasingly attended by confederate flag waving.

Trump has appointed three conservatives—all of whom have made off-color or rascist remarks— to key cabinet positions.

A$AP Yams' mom has some clear-headed things to say about drug laws, opiate use and acetaminophen.

Our culture's legal drug, alcohol, should be ingested in low quantities. Good luck with that, everyone.


V.24 No.44 | 10/29/2015

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The Daily Word in death, racism and Halloween

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Forget about the asteroid nearly hitting Earth this Halloween, and focus instead on the space junk that will actually touch down in the Indian Ocean.

The North Valley insane asylum is being torn down. Well, there go my Halloween plans...

New Mexico Supreme Court rules that assisted suicide is protected under the state constitution.

The 'Final Girl' trope in a horror flick, what's it all about?

Goodbye bacon! Processed meats are now believed to cause cancer.

Ole Miss removes the state flag from their campus because of its blatant racism.

With the holidays coming up, don't you wish you had a way to deal with those pesky racist relatives? Amy Schumer has you covered.

These guys perfectly recreated Andy's room from Toy Story 3.

Peeps have a shelf life of up to two years and other things you'll learn about Halloween candy, according to this graphic.

V.24 No.30 | 7/23/2015

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The Daily Word in Ashley Madison, Phil Rudd, Demi Moore and Carlos Santana

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The Cuban flag was raised in Washington this morning, signifying restored relations.

The Ashley Madison site has been hacked, putting the personal information of cheaters at risk of being publicly exposed.

Banks in Greece have opened for the first time in three weeks.

A man was found dead in Demi Moore's swimming pool.

In local news, an employee at a 7-Eleven on Kathryn Ave. was shot early this morning while trying to break up a fight.

The confederate flag still flies in Old Town, but lawmakers are calling for its removal.

Brazil hosted the Rubik's Cube World Championship over the weekend.

After three decades of loyal service, a toll booth operator was canned for paying someone's toll.

The drummer of ACDC has been arrested again.

A shark attack interrupted a surfing championship in South Africa.

Carlos Santana turns 68 today!

V.24 No.28 | 07/09/2015

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The Daily Word in Omar Sharif, Operation Jade Helm and vampire woes

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RIP Mr. Sharif.

An Ohio woman pleads not guilty, claiming she didn't help her mother dump the body of her older sister.

The confederate flag “ended its 54-year presence” on South Carolina's statehouse grounds.

Six teens (all under 17 years old) have been arrested in connection with a local bartender's murder.

Operation Jade Helm, a controversial military training exercise that has spawned many government conspiracy theories, might come to New Mexico.

Albuquerque has been selected as one of the first 50 cities to participate in first lady Michelle Obama's “Let's Move! Outside” initiative.

Shoot, if I were a doctor, I wouldn't want to know that you are a vampire either. Just sayin'.

V.24 No.27 | 7/2/2015

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The Daily Word in rocket explosion, one more second and the ugliest dog in the world

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We will be gaining one second tomorrow, thanks to the "Time Officials."

A very large pig was rescued from a dead hoarder's home, thanks to the Detroit Police Department.

In other Detroit news, a woman pled guilty to murdering her two "demon" children and storing their bodies in a deep freezer.

The debt crisis in Greece is screwing up the global economy.

Shortly after launch, a SpaceX rocket exploded.

A heat-packing pizza delivery driver shot an armed robber at a Duke City Domino's last night.

The bassist and cofounder of the band Yes has died at the age of 67.

A canine named "Quasi Modo" won the blue ribbon for World's Ugliest Dog.

Presidential candidate Donald Trump hasn't voted in 25 years.

Watch the poetic justice of this confederate flag-waving motorcade (NSFW).

V.24 No.26 | 6/25/2015

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The Daily Word in the confederate flag, the KKK and the Queen of Española

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Texas says no to confederate flags on license plates.

Two men from South Africa became stowaways on a British Airlines flight to London. The adventure didn't go so well.

A cruise ship in upstate New York suffered a collision while 274 passengers and crew members were on board. Only minor injuries were reported.

Adult summer camps are all the rage this season.

Dylann Roof is said to possibly be affiliated with Neo Nazis. Here's the current 411 on the KKK and other US supremacy groups.

243 medical professionals were charged with false billings to the tune of $700 million in a giant Medicare scam.

Thousands of international travelers are S.O.L. after the US government's visa system crashed.

A woman's dismembered body was found in an abandoned home in Niagara Falls three years after a relative's body was discovered in a similar fashion.

A lesson on quinoa.

The Queen of Española's crown has been stolen and now she may lose the throne.

Triple-digit weather is coming to the metro this weekend. Wear your sunscreen, drink your h2o, and have a Happy Father's Day!

V.23 No.39 |

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The Daily Word in Sheriff Rodella's conviction, deficit destroying dildos, and outlawing the Confederate flag

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Family Guy mentioned New Mexico in last night's episode.

Rio Arriba County sheriff Tommy Rodella was convicted of abusing his power yesterday.

I don't know what this means but Blue Cross/Blue Shield seems to be preparing for a shakeup.

Kansas is liquidating a large number of sex toys to make up for a budget shortfall.

Leg-lamp.

White House fence jumper made it further into the building than was previously disclosed.

Snoop Dogg interviews the news anchor who quit so abruptly recently.

California outlawed the Confederate flag.