• UNM sued again
...this time by creative writing professor and well-published poet Diane Thiel
, charging retaliation for Thiel's criticism of the university's handling of the "Mistress Jade" affair. Mistress Jade, actually UNM creative writing teacher Lisa Chavez, posed for several sado-masochism/bondage websites with a graduate student.
• Woman arrested
after driving off with boyfriend hanging onto open window. He did manage to say, "Just give me the keys to get back in the house!"
before being run over by the rear wheels.
• Channel 4 finds Arizona license plates
at ABQ Human Services office along with a family "claiming" to be here legally. They also report that about one in five New Mexicans, that's 370,000, are on food stamps.
• 'Fright Night' remake is filming
in Albuquerque and Rio Rancho.
• Chicago entrepreneur
charging $1000 to get Polish illegals New Mexico driver's licenses.
• Man finds stranger in his house.
The intruder had been eating chips, watching owner's girlfriend sleep, and charging his cellphone. He also stole credit cards, driver's license, and one dollar.