las conchas fire


V.20 No.32 | 8/11/2011
Some trees, while not burned per se, were baked to a crispy golden brown.

PHOTOS

The beautiful Jemez Mountains did not entirely burn down.

A cell phone photo essay.

V.20 No.31 | 8/4/2011

news

The Daily Word with a Debt Compromise, a Death by Stiletto, and Apple’s One Million Robots

The Daily Word

The debt compromise passes the House, adding $2.4 trillion more to the world’s shittiest credit card.

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin says the U.S. is “like a parasite” on the global economy.

If you’re staying at the Hilton, I’m not so sure a 75 cent newspaper ruins your day.

Apocalypse Watch 2011: An epic reservoir in West Texas turns blood-red.

A Georgia woman kills her boyfriend with a spiked stiletto heel to the head. Cannot believe this took place in a trailer park.

A slideshow of 30 awesome photos from Phoenix and San Diego’s Comic-Con.

The serial butt slasher claims a new victim.

Apple, in an effort to combat worker suicides, plans to staff one million robots.

Miami Dolphins wide receiver Brandon Marshall has borderline personality disorder.

Are romantic novels to blame for a large number of women in therapy?

The Las Conchas fire—the largest ever in New Mexico’s history—is fully extinguished.

A Tennessee man creates a 27-string guitar.

Seattle’s Space Needle is sponsoring a contest to send one lucky winner to space.

V.20 No.28 |

NEWS

The Daily Word 7.18.11: Owling; Talking Cars; One-legged Criminal; Auto Corrects

The Daily Word

Crews conduct burnout of Las Conchas Fire.

First there was planking, then there was flanking, and now there is... owling?

Talking cars!

Auto Corrects never get old.

One-legged man in South Africa is fined for using his 11-year-old son to operate his vehicle's clutch.

Lizard Man leaves his latest mark.

Accidentally inappropriate URLs.

Man goes to jail for chucking peanuts and pretzels at a Southwest flight attendant.

40 famous bands and what they used to be named.

Lemur eating a watermelon.

V.20 No.25 |

NEWS

The Daily Word 6.27.11: Las Conchas Fire, Missing Moon Dust, Bigfoot, Anthrax Poo, Creepy Dolls

The Daily Word

Los Alamos and White Rock residents under voluntary evacuation due to Las Conchas fire.

An albuquerque family gets robbed while taking dying Dad to the hospital. Talk about kicking 'em while they're down ...

Missing Apollo 11 moon dust is recovered.

More information on Sierra, Calif., Bigfoot investigation. (Also, the Sanger Paranormal Society's got a new television series.)

Harry Potter fans have two things to be excited about: e-books and the (still somewhat secretive) launch of Pottermore.com.

Sad but fascinating: What children's skulls look like when they are about to lose their baby teeth.

California criminal claims to have anthrax in his backpack. Further investigation reveals that it was merely his own poo.

Grab the tissue box: Naki'o the Red Heeler pup can run and play again with four new bionic legs.

Check out these cool body tricks.

What's creepier than a decaying doll? 50,000 decaying dolls.

Apparently fire is WAY cooler in space.

Left-handedness may actually be a form of cognitive impairment. Sorry guys.