Elfego Baca, New Mexico’s true hero among the pistoleros, was sixteen years old when Billy the Kid was killed by a shot from Sheriff Pat Garret’s gun in July of 1881. Although they were on opposite sides of the law, they were both part of that wild and wooly period in New Mexico where the Colt .45…Continue
Hanna Skandera tells us, in a recent Albuquerque Journal guest editorial, what should have been an inspirational and heart-warming story about her glory days in track, when she trained for months for that one big cross-country race at the end. She came in second. It’s implied that the rest of them were ranked-and-filed as, I assume, winners and losers?
There are two…Continue
The New Mexico UFO and Paranormal Forum will be held…Continue
Started by Norio Hayakawa in Announcements yesterday.
In about 1985 or so, I attended a public hearing about the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) near Carlsbad. There were concerns about the environmental risks of storing radioactive waste in such a place. We were shut down so hard and made to feel…Continue
I'm wanting to get my first tattoo and the only thing stopping me is finding a studio/artist that I can trust to take my tattoo virginity. It's going to be a dragon on the front of my thigh incorporating a skull and some different flowers. What I…Continue