I returned from getting my geek on at CES only to catch a lovely head cold. So no taste-testing for me this week. Everything seems bland right now. So I got to thinking after reading a comment about restaurant cleanliness in a discussion - how many folks keep up on the health inspection reports?
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Forbes Magazine has just released its annual list of Best Cities for Jobs. Albuquerque is Number
14 13 this year, a huge jump from its Number 24 showing in 2007. Forbes' criteria for this list include:
It's time to roll up a sleeve and be a Hero again!
United Blood Services comes to my job site which makes it very easy to sign up for an appointment to donate a pint and now they give you your Cholesterol Test Results in a fancy bar chart.
If you are healthy and able to donate, please make an appointment and help save a life.…Continue
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By- Cyrus Gould
Well, it’s 2008 now. Happy New Year! As Opera Winfrey would say, “another chance…Continue
Thanks to the Fixer who tipped me off to the Wau Wau Sisters tonight at the Revolutions Festival. I can't think of a more deliciously naughty way to kick off Albuquerque's best annual theatre festival.
Trapeze duo set to 'Welcome to the Jungle'? It's that kind of baudy variety show. See…Continue
Yes...if the meeting place is the
Explora Science Center's Adult Night!
Everyone (over 18) at Explora is a scientist on the very social Adult Night. Mingle among the curious, smart, and friendly as you explore over 250 hands-on exhibits.
The next Adult Night at Explora is Friday, January 18, 2008,…
You don’t have to hit me over the head to read the signs that I've been getting on DCF. Recent…Continue
The Martinez Family Home is getting an "Extreme Makeover" and there is still time to volunteer or drop by the site 24/7.
404 Grove Street SE,…Continue
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Check out some burlesque acrobatic action when The Wau Wau Sisters perform at UNM's Theatre X tonight and tomorrow as part of the Revolutions International Theatre Festival.
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How is Indian preference in the BIA and other agencies protected?
Protected? A little bit of hisotry on that. In the reservation era, the assimilation era- the policy was to assimilate Indian people, get rid of their language, get rid of their spirituality- the Religious crimes code was created. In the 1920's what is going on in Indian Country? the Merriam Report was published. The summary was that we need to recognize and invigorate Indian country. The person who promoted that was…Continue
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When we hear the Native American Indian voice do we hear the true voice or do we hear a reaction formed by larger society?
Yes and no. We have been told how to live and 'be' since the day Columbus got here. The Indian Self Determination Act tells us how we are self determined.- Gil Vigil
There are several areas that we have developed our own resources for economic and educational growth. -Michelle Brown Yazzie
There at least 562 federally recognized tribes, you always…Continue
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The pic on the left - a mosque in Cordoba, Spain, the right - the Machine Shop at the railyards, taken yesterday from a second story office.
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