The crazy things addicts do when the fix gets more expensive or scarce… I missed it and haven’t seen a video link yet (anyone got one for me?), but evidently Senator Pete Domenici found his longtime husband Big Oil in bed with another Senator, a woman and $2 billion yesterday. Ol’ Petey’s exclamation of “I… Read More Mon Dieux!!!! Le Petrol est Cher!!! Sa M’effarouche!!!
I seriously never thought I’d say this, but in my non-typing hand I now hold an olive branch out to the world of ‘Burque print media, in particular the Albuquerque Journal. Please receive this branch, o hardcopy media sources, as a token of at least one blogger’s meager attempt to bridge the chasm that spans… Read More A Heart-Felt Call For Peace Between Print and Blog Media
Burque Babble is all about many things (well, I guess it is, I haven’t really thought about it much) but if it is about any significant thing, that thing must surely be time-wasting solipsistic activities. And the use of big words where small ones will do. But I digress and it’s only the first paragraph.… Read More I’ve Been Tagged
photo courtesy Albuquerque Journal Now from time to time people accuse me of being negative, cynical, sarcastic and an overall total downer. I know…hard to believe. These accusations become more acute during “events” like “Balloon Fiesta”, where the dominant paradigm is that the “event” is great and anybody who would put it down must be… Read More Reason I Will Never Get Elected To Anything: #47,145
“Organ (village outside Las Cruces) animal rights activist Bob Young told Richardson he was “disappointed” that the governor has not shown more support for legislation to ban cock fighting. New Mexico is one of the few states that has not banned cock fighting. ‘I have not made up my mind on that,’ Richardson said. The… Read More Big Bill’s Unafraid To Tackle the Big Issues
…someone saying exactly what I’ve been blathering about, only far more elequently and with far better credentials… Daily Kos Founder Markos Moulitsas in today’s blog entry entitled “November”…. “Democrats in DC think that keeping their mouths shut and letting the country see the GOP debacle in all its glory will earn them dramatic gains. The… Read More I’m Tired…Let’s Hear From
––Vincent E. Griego Chambers, One Civic Plaza Epilogue in Reverse: First, thanks to Chantal at Duke City Fix for the “blog-in event” invite and the photo you see above. I’m one of the goofy looking guys sitting in the back. Second, the account of the roughly 3 hours I attended the meeting is in reverse… Read More LIvebloggin’ (Jenga!) From the Bowels of the City