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V.25 No.47 | 11/24/2016
Nelson Mandela and George W. Bush, 2005
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Event Horizon

Armed with Knowledge

Sunday, Dec 4: Third Annual Nelson Mandela Commemoration

Learn more about the life and ideals of the South African patriot and president who changed the world.
V.25 No.5 | 02/04/2016

The Daily Word in Pleading the Fifth, Dummies and Politics

The Daily Word

Clinton and Sanders will debate one-on-one soon.

Martin Shkreli is still an insane asshole.

Lil’ Ricky doesn’t know what he’s talking about.

What would happen if the entire UK stopped eating meat?

Let’s celebrate sadness together.

Did you know the average life expectancy of black trans women (and non-gender conforming friends alike) is only 35?

Trump is nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize? Excuse me?

V.21 No.42 | 10/18/2012

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The Daily Word in Nobel Peace Prize, flamin’ hot cheetos and giant eyeball

The Daily Word

Five key moments from the Vice Presidential debate.

Abusive mom pleads guilty, now faces life sentence.

Saggio’s owner sends 130 children to see The Lion King.

European Union awarded the Nobel Peace Prize

Wayne Newton owns wallabies, but this is not one of them.

One Albuquerque schools officials urge parents to leave the flamin’ hot cheetos at home.

Tom Hanks heads to Broadway. Sarah Brightman heads to Space.

Giant Eyeball washes up on Florida beach

Anybody need a Halloween costume?

Celebrities that are related to other celebrities!

V.20 No.41 | 10/13/2011

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The Daily Word in Afghanistan attack, Nobel Peace Prize, Prince Harry helicopter

The Daily Word

Coordinated attack hits multiple U.S. stations in Afghanistan.

Liberian and Yemeni women awarded Nobel Peace Prize.

A cop in Tucumcari accused of having sex with 16-year-old, sending her nude pictures.

A different kind of obit for Steve Jobs.

Muslim woman removed from Southwest flight, now suing company.

Police shooting kills man in Santa Fe.

Harry Shearer on the future of “The Simpsons.”

Local photographer arrested for raping aspiring model during a photoshoot.

Prince Harry is in helicopter training.

Tigers upset Yanks, move on to ALCS.

The rise of Mr. 9-9-9.

Death in a ghost town.

V.18 No.44 | 10/29/2009
Mikey Weinstein, founder of the Military Religious Freedom Foundation, on his ceaselessly ringing cell phone.
Eric Williams ericwphoto.com

Talking Points

The Prize Fighter

Local military religious freedom activist nominated for 2010 Nobel

Mikey Weinstein won the Linda K. Estes Giraffe Award, given to honor those who stick their necks out for their beliefs. Born and raised in Albuquerque, Weinstein was thrilled to receive the local prize, named for the former UNM coach who fought for women's equality. On Sept. 17, he attended a gala reception to accept his Giraffe.

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