michael wiener


V.21 No.23 | 6/7/2012
Fields Avenue in Angeles City, Philippines: Bernalillo County Commissioner Michael Wiener was photographed touring the red-light district.
John Keatley keatleyphoto.com

News Feature

Live Smiling Girls!

Behind the photographs of Angeles City bar girls

The controversy over Commissioner Michael Wiener’s photo scandal died down. But Fields Avenue, the red-light district of Angeles City in the Philippines, remains a dark place.
V.21 No.20 | 5/17/2012

Primary Election Guide 2012

What Do You Know About Wiener’s Wiener?

Not much.

We got the photo of Commissioner Michael Wiener posing with four Pinay women in a sex-cation destination in the Philippines. It crossed our desks a month before other media outlets shook a titillated-yet-morally outraged finger at it. If it bleeds—or wears hot pants—it leads, right?

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V.21 No.18 |

News

The Daily Word in electoral politics, lack of confidence and not-so-fun bags

The Daily Word

North Carolina’s constitutional amendment barring gay marriage (along with some legal rights for unmarried straight couples) passed by a wide margin.

A felon serving time in Texas for extortion threats at UNM in 1999 beat President Obama in the West Virginia Democratic primary. Among the victor's other resumé highlights: Federation of Super Heroes, 1976-1982.

Attorney to accused child molester/former Penn State coach Jerry Sandusky asked for more time to get ready for the trial.

Tea party-backed candidate defeated one of the senate’s longest-serving members.

The Beastie Boys were nailed with a lawsuit just one day before Adam “MCA” Yauch’s cancer-related death.

Republican super-PAC fundraising soars beyond Democratic counterparts'.

The most recent bombing attempt by al-Qaeda against the U.S. was averted by a C.I.A. double agent.

Albuquerque teachers union representatives have “no confidence” in state Education Secretary Hanna Skandera.

Bernalillo County Commissioners voted to censure their scandal-plagued colleague Michael Wiener.

John Travolta's attorney says two legal suits alleging the actor committed sexual battery and harassment are bogus.

Coincidentally, on this day in 1950, L. Ron Hubbard published his Dianetics book which led to the launch of Scientology.

A warming planet could help spread tropical illness.

Researchers have begun documenting the impact of the massive Pacific Ocean “garbage patch” on underwater ecosystems.

Turns out plastic bags are disgusting in all kinds of ways!

V.21 No.17 |

NEWS

The Daily Word in new tallest building, warming wind farms, Martian lava coils.

The Daily Word

Trayvon Martin-esque situation sparks controversy in Arizona after a developmentally disabled man is shot and killed with shooter claiming self-defense.

Elderly brother and sister found dead inside Albuquerque mobile home.

Michael Wiener steps down as Bernalillo County vice chair, but continues his duties as commissioner.

Wind farming - the newest thing to blame for global warming.

For only $100,420, you could be the proud owner of the Sea Shadow prototype stealth ship and the Hughes Mining Barge!

One World Trade Center will overtake Empire State Building as tallest building in New York City.

Old-timey cartoons bent on traumatizing children.

Wicked awesome lava coils found on the surface of Mars.

Russian space agency says they plan to send a manned mission to Mars by 2030.

Camera traps capture images of two of the world's rarest mammals in the jungles of the Philippines.

Two separate stabbing incidents in San Diego both have their own bizarre trigger points.

Let's go to France to find a super-secret underground war bunker, ok?

Pop quiz!

Bangorrhea: The "grammedical" condition of overusing exclamation points!!