Mark your calendars - March 19, 2008. Only 3 hours from Albuquerque.
Added by Alexis on December 14, 2007 at 12:48pm —
Driving to the airport this morning was pretty surreal. Unlike the early morning drive to the park and ride for the Balloon Fiesta, there was virtually no one on the road today. Maybe it's the cold, maybe it's that people are already taking days off for the holidays. Whatever it is, driving around on empty streets in Albuquerque is surreal.
And I don't mean surreal like "everything's in a fog and mysterious" surreal, more like super
real. You can actually see the houses and… Continue
Added by kroybal on December 14, 2007 at 11:36am —
No really, it's a bunch of piglets in Bengal Tiger suits.
This is so cute it has actually killed me. I am now dead from cuteness.
Added by Alexis on December 14, 2007 at 8:39am —
Added by Somegye on December 14, 2007 at 8:09am —
The Albuquerque Bio Park's annual display, "River of Lights" is underway and well worth a visit. The show runs from 6:00 to 9:00 PM through December 30th. (closed Dec 24 & 25) What a wonderful way to start your holiday spirit flowing for the season. For some reason, my Christmas spirit has been slow to get started this year so I really appreciated the good tunes playing in the main patio area. Most nights, local choirs and bands entertain… Continue
Added by NMBeek on December 13, 2007 at 5:50pm —
Isn't modern day life full of enough intrusions and distractions that we can do without someone "beeming" ads into our skulls?!! It's one sure fire way to make sure I never buy a particular product.Hear Voices? It May Be an Ad
and this guy sounds like a total tool:"Joe Pompei, president and founder of Holosonics, said ...
the technology was designed to avoid adding to noise pollution. "If you
Added by Neonnoodle on December 13, 2007 at 5:33pm —
It's my favorite tea from way back in my Arkansas days. Lady Londonderry is a classic English black tea with hints of strawberry and lemon - it's soothing and flavorful with a slightly flowery edge. Having gone years without running across it at the usual haunts like Ta Lin and Cost Plus, I set out to seek it out in Albuquerque. (Pictures Coming Soon - I'm having technical difficulties!)
I called Summerhouse Tea & Trading Company that had been located on Harvard near UNM. But the… Continue
Added by Edith Grove on December 13, 2007 at 2:38pm —
Now that the semester is finally over (hooray!) I can finally take some time out and really check out the new site. I've been itching to get at it since it went live, but due to my computer dying a month ago and having close to zero spare time to do anything but sleep, I haven't been able to do very much in the online world.
Oh, woe is me.
But a break from the internet is always good every once and a while, and plus it allows me to focus on other things around the city. Or at… Continue
Added by kroybal on December 13, 2007 at 11:57am —
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Added by The Grand Panjandrum on December 13, 2007 at 11:02am —
Added by Somegye on December 13, 2007 at 5:45am —
I vividly remember when my elementary school (K-7) got its first computer. It was kept locked away in a back room behind the library, to be used for who knows what. A group of us “gifted” types were let into that room once, for a stimulating demonstration of Pong (or some reasonable facsimile—I’m not exactly an expert on the history of electronic gaming). I was impressed—but, then again, I was impressed by TVs that had buttons instead of the UHF & VHF knobs.
My next computer… Continue
Added by Jessie on December 12, 2007 at 10:22pm —
I took a quick jaunt out of the Duke City today to go down to Roswell. And what did I hit from Tramway to VAUGHN? Fog and lots of it. Fog the thickness of my favorite green chile stew.
The trucks hauling silently by were mere wisps of their usual macho selves. WTF? Fog? All the way to Vaughn? It's criminal I tell you. Who do I talk to about this?
Added by Alexis on December 12, 2007 at 6:33pm —
You know Christmas is right around the corner when this big guy greets you as you travel westbound on I-40. Thanks to the wonderful folks at the Albuquerque Metropolitan Arroyo Flood Control Authority for keeping this tradition alive and giving me a reason to smile during morning traffic.
Anyone have a name for… Continue
Added by psychomom on December 12, 2007 at 5:32pm —
My boyfriend, a native New Mexican, left Albuquerque for 7 years to go to grad school in Florida. (A couple years of school and a few more years of being stuck in a Podunk, deep south college town). We met there, and a few months after the birth of our son he managed to convince me to move across the country to New Mexico.
Since our arrival we've been enamored with the things that I suppose every flatland Easterner is... the brown, the mountain, the volcanoes, the mesa. I had never… Continue
Added by Rodrigues on December 12, 2007 at 3:39pm —
- Scion Presents Daptone Remixes. Tracks from the nouveau soul imprint remixed by mostly hip hop luminaries new (Cool Calm Pete) and old (Hank Shocklee). You get dub, afrobeat, hip hop, and a double slice of soul Sharon Jones style (read "museum grade authentic"). And the whole album's free.
- "Taken Too Young." Swedish pop…
Added by East Ghost on December 12, 2007 at 12:28pm —
I am completely and totally unapologetic about my love for Lobo Basketball. I still have my stuffed Louie Lobo from 1966. I started going to the games at The Pit when I was four, the… Continue
Added by Adelita on December 12, 2007 at 10:00am —
Representing the musical heartbeat of Nova Scotia, DRUM! features twenty musicians, dancers, drummers and singers from the four principle cultures of the area, Aboriginal, Black, Celtic and Acadian. Elements from each of these cultures are brought together in a heart-pumping fusion of music, dance poetry, video, rhythm and song.
The land we now call Nova Scotia was once known as Megumaage, named by the first known inhabitants of the… Continue
Added by Popejoy Hall on December 12, 2007 at 9:36am —
Between Gerard Butler and the Trib's demise and Martin Heinrich in a motorized bathtub with Johnny_Mango's girlfriend, there's a lot going on here.
That's why we only feature certain Albuquerque-focused stories on the homepage. But don't… Continue
Added by DCF Admin on December 12, 2007 at 8:14am —
Added by Somegye on December 12, 2007 at 5:43am —