The town of Los Alamos, NM
(home of LANL
and the atomic bomb) is under a mandatory evacuation
due to the Las Conchas
wildfire. [more inside]
The Lightning Field in New Mexico
was one of the first earth art installations when it was installed back in the 70's. 30 years later it still stands and turns even the time you spend there into art. Here's an account by Pamela Petro
of her time spent there.
The Cabinet National Library.
piece of dry, conceptual humor
. A little banal, perhaps. There is also a hidden agenda.
"New Mexico, Cleaner than Regular Mexico"
This isn't the first time that Urban Outfitters has crossed the line of good taste. Two years ago, [Urban Outfitters] stopped selling a game called "Ghettopoly" after protests by black civil rights leaders. Last year, it halted sales of a T-shirt that read "Everyone Loves A Jewish Girl," surrounded by dollar signs, after the Anti-Defamation League objected.
As could be expected, not everone
finds this stuff funny.