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V.23 No.12 |

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The Daily Word in exploding garbage cans, breakfast missions and protesting the latest APD shooting

The Daily Word

APD Chief Gordon Eden is no longer saying police were justified in shooting a man camping illegally in the foothills.

Some Santa Feans are driving down in a "funeral procession" to protest the latest APD shooting.

What does "APD" stand for anyway?

Someone is blowing up dumpsters in Albuquerque's NE Heights.

Some Chinese, disgruntled over the handling of the search for Flight 370, tried to storm the Malaysian embassy in Beijing.

The news about a giant mudslide in Washington keeps getting worse.

Obama says he is going to propose overhauling the NSA's phone records collecting program.

You may not use a drone while hunting in Alaska.

Folks are demanding Chevron apologize for handing out pizza coupons to residents of the town where there was a deadly natural gas explosion.

A 13 year old girl set a new record for selling the most Girl Scout cookies.

Taco Bell sent 1,000 people a free phone to aid them in "breakfast missions".

Apparently a supposed Banksy show in Stockholm was a hoax.

This Texas town is paying Ted Nugent not to play a show there.

V.21 No.2 | 1/12/2012

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The Daily Word in Johnny Tapia crash, 100 years of statehood, poisonous cat stew

The Daily Word

Happy 100th birthday, New Mexico! Citywide horn-honking at 11:35 a.m.

In other 100-year-anniversary news, the Girl Scouts introduce a new cookie. Unfortunately, it’s lemon flavored.

25 dead in Damascus bombing.

Police say Johnny Tapia crashed his SUV into a median on Paseo.

Economy on the upswing with 200,000 jobs added in December.

Orange County police say serial killer is stalking the homeless, has already killed three.

Genetically modified monkeys created from six different embryos. Scientists say it could be a step toward curing Parkinson’s. C’mon, didn’t you see Rise of the Planet the Apes?

Cops say naked pro skateboarder was on PCP when he went apeshit in an NYC hotel.

Gingrich belittles Santorum.

Car theft goes awry when vehicle hits a rock and propels onto a roof.

Police say a Navy SEAL accidentally put a bullet in his head.

Dog finds its way back to family four days after owner dies in avalanche while skiing.

Tiger Woods’ ex buys $12 million home, bulldozes it.

Sensitive fire alarms may be the reason for unnecessary Pit evacuations.

Wisconsin man arrested after taking an 80-mile “test drive.”

Cat stew kills Chinese billionaire.

Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel got engaged. God, is Justin Timberlake cool.

V.20 No.44 |

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The Daily Word in Bjork, Girl Scout badges, zombie arrests and Grand Theft Auto

The Daily Word

Bjork's new album has Tesla coils in it!

Occupy Las Cruces protesters given eviction notice from police.

Girls Scouts can earn locavore merit badges now.

Herman Cain says this is all Rick Perry's fault.

Cubans will be allowed to own property.

China and Russia have been spying on us.

"Zombie march ends in arrests."

Severely creepy old-tyme photographs.

Grand Theft Auto V will look like this.

Beware of frogs in your bagged salad.

Sarcastic responses to well-meaning signs. (Thanks Carl!)

Your grandpa could be a prostitute.

Thanks, Smashing Magazine: Free calendar wallpaper downloads for the month of November. I like the "The Most Productive Month."

V.20 No.9 | 3/3/2011
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Mina's Dish

Thin Mint Makeover

Girl Scouts of New Mexico Trails 2011 Cookie Caper

I’m polishing up my tasting spoons and getting ready for one of the sweetest gigs around. Author Anne Hillerman, along with chef/owner Christophe Descarpentries of P’tit Louis Bistro, will be joining me at the judges’ table for this year’s Cookie Caper. The gala fundraiser helps to support programs and activities for more than 5,000 girls throughout the New Mexico Trails Council.

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