July 7, 2015

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"Warm Crap in a Bag"

Fritos and chile and pie, oh my!

Blue Corn If you’re a foodie, you probably already know that anyplace where you find a popular delicacy, you’ll also find conflict over its origin. Everybody wants a bite of success.
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June 24, 2015 by Robert Basler

Send in the Clowns

Don’t bother, they’re here…

Blue Corn This was my year to watch New Mexico’s legislative process in action. I drive past the Capitol all the time, and I always wondered what goes on in there.
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April 22, 2015 by Robert Basler

When Smartasses Write

Didn’t think it would last this long, did you?

Blue Corn Bob, if I’m not mistaken, this is the second anniversary of your Blue Corn column. Two whole years! Congrats! Thank you for remembering, total stranger who writes in boldface.
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June 10, 2015 by Robert Basler

Santa Fe Fable

Blowing on an adobe abode….

Blue Corn Once upon a time, there were three little pigs who moved to Santa Fe. They bought a foreclosed lot on Tano Road and decided to build three houses there.
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May 06, 2015 by Robert Basler

Care for a Wee Drink?

Drammed if you do, drammed if you don’t

Blue Corn As you may have read, the Santa Fe City Council recently outlawed the sale of those little-bitty bottles of booze.
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May 27, 2015 by Robert Basler

Naked Chicks in Chairs

Artist’s home is for the birds…

Blue Corn Today, I’m going to tell you about a guy I consider something of a local treasure, the best-known Santa Fe character you’ve probably never heard of. ... More

April 08, 2015 by Robert Basler

Dateline Havana

The Importance of Being Ernest

Blue Corn I was so excited when I got the call. Who wouldn’t be? My editor at SFR wanted me to open the newspaper’s first foreign bureau. ... More

March 25, 2015 by Robert Basler