New Mexico is definitely overlooked when it comes to awesome states. No, we don’t have the Golden Gate Bridge or the Statue of Liberty but we’re a pretty cool state….
Protesters got off topic yesterday in ABQ. People need to stop drawing a hard line in the sand concerning this APD situation, because both “sides” have behaved “good and bad”.
The protest that occurred on Tues, March 25th, was a non-violent, intelligent protest against the APD’s chronic issues with excessive force and unnecessary shootings in recent years. Some things are broken with APD and need change, and I support that.
The protest that occurred on Sunday? …turned into a chaotic gathering of angsty, angry goons who seemed to have no message other than “let’s have a destructive party in the streets for 10 hours.”
Sometimes Burquenos make me feel embarrassed. Use your heads. Your message wasn’t a positive or productive one.
I hit the streets and asked many homeless people to dance to Pharrell’s “Happy” from the Despicable Me 2 Soundtrack. As they danced, smiles and laughter overcame&
A shootout with police and a high-speed chase ended at Fourth and Montano just before noon Saturday.
This happened in ABQ yesterday, 1/4 of a mile from my home, the shooter crashed into a gas pump and was killed by police. We were under lock down in our neighborhood all day. Thank goodness none of the officers who were shot, died and no innocent bystanders were shot. Its a miracle.
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