swine flu

V.22 No.12 |


The Daily Word in recycling for all, Amanda Knox on trial forever and Tarzan 1968

The Daily Word

Soon every household in Albuquerque will have recycling bins.

Someone was arrested in connection with the break-in that caused a Breaking Bad script go missing.

A 30 percent tip is almost never deserved.

She won't have to return to Italy, but Amanda Knox will be retried.

Swine flu vaccine caused some recipients to come down with narcolepsy.

Nifty, weird and NSFW short documentary about a part of the Tokyo art-scene.


North Korea says it is going to bomb the United States.

Give 'em enough rope.

In 1968 The Supremes guest starred as nuns in an episode of Tarzan. James Earl Jones was there too.

V.18 No.49 | 12/3/2009


Waiting With the Devil: Health Care or Hell?

I used to laugh at the guy on “COPS” who insists on getting a badge number. There are threats to avenge, at some future date, the injustice being done to him. It’s so stereotypical. The police must hear this stuff even more regularly than we do on TV. Does anyone ever have a valid issue? Do they ever follow up?

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V.18 No.43 |


The Daily Word 10.25.09: National emergency, uranium mining, Morrissey, snow

Weekend Edition

The Daily Word

Mayor-Elect Berry talks about transition.

Warrant for your arrest? The fuzz is looking for you.

Ghost towns—including those in New Mexico—attract folks in search of the wild west.

Uranium mining planned on sacred New Mexico mountain.

How to install Windows 7.

Businesses urged to plan for swine flu, which was declared national emergency.

Things in Somalia are messed up again.

Banker convention sparks protest in Chicago.

Madoff investor Picower found dead in a pool.

Morrissey collapsed on stage ... because he was soooo saaaad.

Director Paul Haggis publicly leaves Scientology because they were for the ban on gay marriage in California.

Violet cocktails make a comeback.

Weather: Temps drop into the mid '50s this week, snow possible.

V.18 No.19 | 5/7/2009
Tracy models the new Swine Flu-Happy Hour Respirator

The Launchpad, Swine Flu and You: An Important Announcement

In spite of the raging pandemic known as Swine Flu or influenza A(H1N1), Launchpad will be open today for one of our most deliberate happy hours ever. We will serve our half-priced drinks with gusto, blatantly mocking the lethargy brought on by the infection of this illness. After a lengthy conference call this morning with leading representatives with World Health Organization (WHO) and World Happy Hour Association Technologies (WHHAT), we have collectively agreed that, while influenza A(H1N1) is nothing to sneeze at, we WILL NOT let our happy hour clientele down when they need us the most.

The United States Government has reported 109 laboratory confirmed human cases, including one death. Mexico has reported 156 confirmed human cases of infection, including nine deaths.

The following countries have reported laboratory confirmed cases with no deaths - Austria (1), Canada (34), Germany (3), Israel (2), Netherlands (1), New Zealand (3), Spain (13), Switzerland (1) and the United Kingdom (8).

Launchpad has reported 0 laboratory confirmed human cases, and once again Mayor Chavez, 0 citations from SID. This will be a BYOHS (Bring Your Own Hand Sanitizer) event. See you at 5.

That is all.