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Costa Rica: Land of the Lost

Our ten days in Costa Rica were punctuated by a succession of careless screw-ups (most perpetrated by myself) that threatened to derail our entire trip but, instead, were resolved largely with a bit of good fortune. 1,274 more words

Taste Of Xandari At 51

Earlier this year we passed a quarter million views of posts on this site. We have no clue whether that is wow-alot or woeful-low, because we have no metrics for how well we are addressing the interests of both contributors and readers other than by comparing the performance of individual posts versus other posts.  156 more words


VIDEO: Everton's Bryan Oviedo Is Back Kicking A Ball Just THREE MONTHS After His Double Leg Break

Bryan Oviedo must have Luis Suarez-style powers of recovery.

The Costa Rican defender suffered a double leg fracture during Everton‘s FA Cup clash away to Stevenage on January 25. 58 more words


Fight Cup: a literal World Cup Part 4

The Fight Cup continues, as Doug Starnes realises that he might have created a bit of a rod for his own back…I’m assuming you’ve all read the first three bits of this series; if not, there are links to your right… 1,399 more words


Costa Rica: Manuel Antonio

Manuel Antonio. I wanted to like this place. American queers have been coming here for decades, and on paper it was perfect: a beautiful national park with postcard beaches, sunsets over the Pacific, and no fear of any homophobic twitchiness (not that I encountered an ounce of homophobia in Costa Rica. 327 more words

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Pura Vida Bracelets

I’m just going to take a minute and give a shout out to a company I am lucky enough to be a campus rep for at my college, … 365 more words


Costa Rica: Even more Monteverde

This was the day with both the low point and the high point (literally the high point) of our trip. We started early in the morning with a horseback ride. 403 more words

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