memorial day


V.25 No.22 | 6/2/2016

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The Daily Word in Memorial Day, Johnny Depp and lava flows

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Its Memorial Day. Don’t be that jackass that brings tuna salad to the cookout.

In Fredrickburg, Virginia, a memorial for fallen soldiers -- who haven’t fallen yet.

A few days ago, news broke that Johnny Depp and Amber Heard are getting divorced. Then things got complicated.

Verizon has reached tenative agreements with striking workers, potentially ending the six-and-a-half week strike.

An Albuquerque motorcyclist was killed just north of Espanola in a hit-and-run. Eloise Armijo was 53.

Some new lava flows have appeared on Hawaii. (Don’t worry, these ones aren’t a threat to anyone).

Even the way our cities are designed is racist.

V.25 No.21 | 05/26/2016

New Mexico Veterans' Memorial to Honor Vets on Memorial Day

What:
With honor and gratitude, we remember veterans who have served and sacrificed. Join us at the 2016 Memorial Day celebration on Monday, May 30th at the New Mexico Veterans' Memorial.

When:
Today, Monday, May 30.

Events:
9-10am - Musical Prelude
10am-noon - Memorial Day Ceremony

Where: New Mexico Veterans' Memorial
1100 Louisiana SE

Parking & continuous shuttle services provided by the Department of Senior Affairs,from Gibson/Louisiana Kirtland Federal Credit Union. Guests are encouraged to arrive early for best parking.

V.24 No.22 | 5/28/2015

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The Daily Word in lightning, moustaches, couch abuse and erectile dysfunction

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Severe weather is killing and disappearing people in Texas and Oklahoma.

Ever wondered who invented Memorial Day?

Protesters in Oakland are protesting the new protest laws.

Daily coffee consumption could be the reason your wiener is working properly.

In the elite world of fabulous facial hair, this man is putting Albuquerque on the map.

Colorado is throwing $100 Million in good taxpayer money after bad for the completion of this colossal construction failure.

While on the way to Ruidoso via motorcycle, a woman was struck by lightning.

A 65-year-old woman gave birth to quadruplets.

A male Flight Attendant was caught smuggling passports in his skivvies and has been sentenced to 5 years in prison.

Robots could take over your job.

It’s the 10th anniversary of Tom Cruise jumping on Oprah’s couch.

A Santa Fe vandal almost won the Darwin Award.

V.23 No.22 | 5/29/2014
The Inclusive Memorial honors all who “served in silence.”
Eric Williams ericwphoto.com

Feature

Silent No More

A new monument honors LGBT veterans

Ty Bannerman bears witness to a monument honoring LGBT veterans and “all who served in silence.”
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.21 No.21 | 5/24/2012
Double Plow

Song Roulette

Double Plow is a “Southern-fried jam band” that melds the hippy Southwestern aesthetic with blues and bluegrass. Hear it live at Marble Brewery on Memorial Day, Monday, May 28. ¿Que? Studio will be hosting an eclectic showcase from 1 to 8 p.m. (also on the bill is The Great Depression, Red Light Cameras, Vertigo Venus, Mrdrbrd and Temporary Tattoos). Food trucks and barbecue will be present, body painting and raffles will ensue. In observation of Double Plow's observation of the holiday, we asked singer Dwayne "Buzzard" Norris to put his music library on shuffle. Below are the random results.

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V.20 No.22 | 6/2/2011

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The Daily Word Memorial Day edition with Indy 500, Blackbeard and water on the moon.

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Here’s a Memorial Day quiz.

Dan Wheldon won the Indy 500.

There might be lots of water on the moon. Also, possibly moon monsters.

They found Blackbeard's anchor.

Jeff Conway didn't die from a drug overdose, if you want to get all technical about it.

Epic Meal Time presents Fast Food Lasagna.

The Kensington Runestone is going to be featured on 2,300 U-Haul trucks.

Gummi Bearskin rug.

A cat mommy hugs her baby. What will they do when they wake up?

Instant coffee makes me want to scream.

Volunteer for a remote psychic reading.

Where can I hide one million dollars?

Here’s the new Spokane River bigfoot video.

I’m hungry for hot dogs.

Two people drowned in Navajo Lake.

There was a deadly wrong-way car smash on Highway 314.

Happy birthday, Colm Meaney.