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V.25 No.10 | 03/10/2016

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The Daily Word in Pork, Fire and Hitting People with Cars

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New Mexico leads the country in pedestrian fatalities.

Ryan Boetel and Elaine Baumgartel discuss the most recent report from police reform monitor James Ginger.

Governor Suzana Martinez cracked down on spending with almost two-thrids of the cuts comming from Democrat sponsored projects.

Large numbers of dead and dry trees east of Albuquerque pose a fire hazard.

District Attorney Kari Brandenburg feels that after changes to the deadlines outlined in the Case Management Order they are still difficult to meet.

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The Daily Word in rabbit heads, smell-texts, and rousting the homeless from the Bosque

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There's a large forest fire north of Gallup.

BCSO is rousting homeless from the Bosque again.

APD aren't the only police department in New Mexico involved in controversial shootings.

There is going to be a shake up in the central Bernalillo County administrative offices and not everyone is pleased.

It's not easy returning fine art stolen by the Third Reich to the rightful owners.

Yeah, you live in New Mexico, where Betty Boop is a Chicana icon—but how much do you really know about the curvaceous Fleischer character?

Some folks find rabbit heads a culinary delicacy.

Florida may be the next state to legalize medical marijuana.

And now ... some outrageous messages on church signs!

You will soon be able to text your friends the smell of that fart you just ripped.

The garage where reporter Bob Woodward met with his source known as "deep throat" while writing one of the most bombastic stories in US political history is being razed.

V.23 No.20 | 5/15/2014

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The Daily Word in faster speed limits, the hot coffee lawsuit and raises for APD.

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The kidnapped girls were converted to Islam.

I believe clouds are actually alien spaceships.

What’s the real story behind the McDonald’s hot coffee lawsuit?

How to buy used stuff.

Rest in peace, Leslie Carlson.

A hipster cruise ship plays “Seven Nation Army.”

Nightclub owners take note: obstructed exits provide for more efficient evacuation without stampeding.

Speculation abounds about Apple buying Beats Electronics.

Learn what’s next in the saga of the exploding whale.

Social media and mental illness are a bad mix.

The Albuquerque to Bernalillo speed limit is going up to 75 mph.

The Signal Peak fire near Silver City has consumed 3,000 acres.

Do APD officers need a raise?

Happy birthday, Burt Bacharach.

V.21 No.25 | 6/21/2012
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Rowdy’s Dream Blog #254: Rockets emerge from the ground.

I stand in the Sandia foothills and watch huge plumes of smoke rising from a fire in the Jemez. 100 yards in front of me the ground starts to shake and explode in tendrils. At first I think it's a spontaneous oil strike. Rockets emerge, and now people are running and riding horses to get away. I know I must run or die but I really want to see.

V.21 No.22 |

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The Daily Word in armed service, election fallout and the miracle of flight

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On this day in 1944, D-Day, Allied forces invaded the shores of Normandy, France.

More than 1,200 firefighters are working to contain the Whitewater-Baldy Complex fire.

Afghan civilians suffer throughout latest wave of deadly violence.

Primary election results are in: Martin Heinrich and Heather Wilson will face off in November’s U.S. Senate race, Michelle Lujan-Grisham rose to top Eric Griego and Martin Chavez in CD1, Kari Brandenburg defeated her Democratic rival, Michael Wiener got trounced and Karen Montoya was the Dems’ choice for PRC district 1.

Thus, the general election season is on; brace yourself.

In Wisconsin, supporters of governor Scott Walker are celebrating. Walker outspent his Democratic opponent by a 7 to 1 margin.

Spectacular ultra-high-def views of yesterday’s rare transit (Warning: cheesy music).

The Army plans to review nearly 200,000 medical files to examine whether soldiers’ mental health diagnoses were downgraded to cut costs in pension payments.

A group of Muslims in New Jersey filed federal suit against NYPD, alleging unconstitutional surveillance.

Kim Jong Un makes kids cry.

Grief affects us all differently; this artist coped with the sudden loss of his cat by turning its remains into a remote-controlled helicopter.

V.21 No.21 |

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The Daily Word in Mi Vida Loca, close calls and deep sea treasure

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Egypt’s polarized runoff election continues to heat up.

A damaging earthquake in Italy is the second to hit the country in 10 days.

Western countries increase diplomatic pressure on Syria’s president Bashar al-Assad in the wake of civilian massacre.

Johnny Tapia’s New York Times obituary.

Miguel Abeyta, 72, thwarts his wife’s would-be purse snatcher.

The Whitewater-Baldy Complex fire is still zero percent contained, and growing.

The Trust for America’s Health named New Mexico the
riskiest state in the country for leading in the number of preventable deaths.

A new poll shows Martin Heinrich and Heather Wilson leading the race for Jeff Bingaman’s vacant senate seat, while Eric Griego and Michelle Lujan-Grisham appear to be in a dead heat for the 1st Congressional District.

Zombie-averse residents in Miami witnessed a “growling cannibal” on an overpass before he was fatally shot by police.

The virus infecting Iranian computers is called “Flame,” and it’s part of a sophisticated cyberespionage project.

Ancient Roman shipwrecks were discovered in deep waters.

It won’t be long before you, too, can assemble your own underwater robot.

V.21 No.22 | 5/31/2012

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The Daily Word in Tapia, Bieber and the yowie.

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Johnny Tapia died.

Justin Bieber allegedly attacked a paparazzo.

Obama makes a Memorial Day speech.

Meet the new Wagon Tongue Fire.

Is this man the Alphabet Murderer?

The Pope’s butler is in trouble.

Make cool things out of pallets.

An Albuquerque man can cross blazing jeep crash off his list.

Knock knock. Who’s there? Urlacher.

And now, Beer Cows.

Yowie noises were recorded. (Caution: link does not contain yowie noises.)

Some people are old.

Happy birthday Ashley Laurence.

V.20 No.26 | 6/30/2011

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The Daily Word on forest fires, facebook fun and other freaky favorites.

Happy 4th of July!

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Monsoon season arrives late for the party.

The Las Conchas fire was caused by an aspen tree that lost consciousness.

Instead of fireworks, I’m going to create a deadly lightning strike.

The average face is a good deal more attractive than mine.

Here’s a good use of Facebook.

Compared to a coffee bean, how big is an ameoba, really?

Monkey ride pig.

Create your own unfunny Garfield comic.

Online acting lessons really work.

Happy birthday, John Waite. Imma get him a cell phone.