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Wonder Woman: feminist icon or symbol of oppression?

It’s been a busy – and controversial – year for Wonder Woman. In October 2016, the United Nations made...

A New Mexican Beer Depicts Trump As a Sad Mariachi

Q MAGAZINE - Mocking Donald Trump, a Mexican brewery has chosen the US President pouting in a Mexican...

Elena Correa “Named” Miss Costa Rica 2017

Q MAGAZINE - The happiness that Costa Rican model Elena Correa is living is stronger than the wave...

In praise of Adam West’s sincere, goofy Batman

Q MAGAZINE - Batman is ridiculous, because life is ridiculous. Don’t take it so seriously: comic books, TV...
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Marvel Launches First ‘Black Panther’ Trailer

Q MAGAZINE (Vox.com) The very first teaser trailer for Marvel’s Black Panther has arrived, featuring our newest look...

Physics of poo: Why it takes you and an elephant the same amount of time

The ancient Chinese practiced copromancy, the diagnosis of health based on the shape, size and texture of feces....

Retirement and regeneration: how robots and replicants experience death

In the 2014 film Interstellar, Matt Damon’s Dr Mann explains that “a machine doesn’t improvise well because you...

Here’s What Breakfast Looks Like Around Latin America

Q TRAVEL - I don't know if breakfast is really the most important meal of the day. For...

Why Are Novelas So White?

(Huffpost) Kat Lazo is putting telenovelas on blast in her new video series for We are mitú. The video...

12 Actors Over 80 Still Killing It in Hollywood, From Ed Asner to Morgan Freeman (Photos)

Q MAGAZINE - Morgan Freeman just turned 80 on June 1, but that's not going to be slowing...

Construction Begins On World’s Largest Telescope in Chilean Desert

(Q24N) Construction began in Chile on Friday on the European Extremely Large Telescope (E-ELT), which when completed will...

Selling sex: Wonder Woman and the ancient fantasy of hot lady warriors

When the film Wonder Woman is released in early June, it will surely join the blockbuster ranks of...

Roger Moore Dead: ‘The Saint’ Actor Was 89

Roger Moore has died. He was 89. Moore played the James Bond 007 in seven films. But, I remember...

Anti-drugs Khloe Kardashian Filmed With “Joint” On Family Holiday in Costa Rica

COSTA RICA EXTRA (IBT) Often regarded as the most outspoken Kardashian, Khloe isn't shy when it comes to...

Karina Ramos Confirms Her Departure From Channel 7

The beautiful Karina Ramos (crowned Miss Costa Rica 2014), is among the 49 people let go at Teletica,...

That ‘Red Liquid’ In Your Meat Isn’t What You Think It Is

When purchasing red meat, including steaks, many grocery shoppers often find red liquid in the bottom of the...

Brenda Kellerman, The Tica On Her Way To Stardom On Mexico Television

COSTA RICA EXTRA - The warmth, effort and talent of Costa Ricans continues to echo abroad. Brenda Kellerman...

The Vintage FJ Cruiser Frame-Off Restoration Process

TODAY COSTA RICA - Being the owner of a vintage Landcruiser what the people at the Vintage Cruiser...

Luis Miguel: The Eclipse of “The Sun of Mexico”

COSTA RICA EXTRA - The spotlight no longer shines on Luis Miguel. The stage of his life is...

Dwayne Johnson for U.S. President!

(COSTA RICA EXTRA) No one gets up earlier than Dwayne Johnson. Or goes to bed later. Or is...

Sting In Costa Rica Tonight!

COSTA RICA EXTRA - In a few minutes, at 4:00pm, the doors to the National Stadium in La...

Kim, Khloe Kardashian Throw Water on Scott Disick for Bringing Girl on Family Trip To Costa Rica

COSTA RICA EXTRA - Payback! Kim Kardashian, Khloé Kardashian and Kris Jenner team up against Scott Disick in...

Two Guanacastecans will represent the province at triathlon World Championships in Hawaii and Holland

Q COSTA RICA, Roberto Acuña Ávalos, vozdeguanacaste.com -Jacqueline Mora and Luis Mora train in a swimming pool at...

What Are Some of Nicaragua’s Popular Food?

TODAY NICARAGUA – Nicaragua is an interesting place, with a tumultuous history and a relatively peaceful present. and...

Turning Cheese Into Profit in Costa Rica

(Q24N)  Misty, dream-like cloud forests…Olympian mountaintops with fertile river valleys…miles of pristine, empty beaches… Despite its small size,...

“Naked and Afraid” Star Was Inspired On Flight Home From Costa Rica

Q LIFE - Flying back from a six-week vacation in Costa Rica, when an episode of “Naked and...

Why the mountains of Costa Rica produce some of the world’s finest coffees

Q COSTA RICA  - Zona de Los Santos, Costa Rica (EFE via COMTEX) -- High in the mountains...

Melissa Mora In Scandal Over Her Alleged Presence In The House of Narco During Raid

COSTA RICA EXTRA - A few weeks ago, at the beginning of this month, model and singer Melissa...

Justin Bieber Sets Costa Rica Afire!

Q EXTRA - Worries that the Monday afternoon rains would damper the mood at the National Stadium in...

Justin Bieber Prankster Causes Madness In Multiplaza Escazu

Q COSTA RICA - Multiplaza Escazu became a madhouse Sunday night when mall shoppers noticed that "Justin Bieber"...

Passion in Paradise! Heidi Klum On Romantic Vacation in Costa Rica

Q EXTRA - Despite their 13 year age difference, Heidi Klum and Vito Schabel have sizzling chemistry. The...

Holy Days of Film! Movies Not To Miss On Semana Santa

COSTA RICA EXTRA - It's Samana Santa and that means ¡Días santos de película! (Holy Days Of film),...

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In September, some 100 cities in all 32 Mexican states hosted a so-called “March for the Family” – protests against a proposal to legalise...

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It’s been a busy – and controversial – year for Wonder Woman. In October 2016, the United Nations made a curious appointment: Wonder Woman would...

Latin America’s Rural Exodus Undermines Food Security

Q24N (IPS) - In Latin America and the Caribbean, which account for 12 per cent of the planet’s arable land, and one-third of its...

Cartago Kicks Up A Fuss Over San Jose’s New Brand “SJO Vive”

On Wednesday, the Municipality of San José officially unveiled its brand "SJO Vive" to attract Ticos and foreigners to Costa Rica's capital. The ceremony, led...

Top 5 Mistakes People Make When Moving To Costa Rica

(HUFFPOST) “I’m thinking about moving to Costa Rica,” are words I see every day in emails, Facebook messages, and from people who have read...

Costa Rica Opens Embassy in Azerbaijan

Costa Rica's Foreign minister Manuel Gonzales, who is on an official visit to Baku, announced the opening of an embassy in Azerbaijan. Azerbaijan Foreign Minister Elmar...

The Best Online Degrees for Starting a Business in Costa Rica

Costa Rica is one of Central America’s rising stars with an increasingly diverse economy that has moved beyond tourism and agriculture to encompass a...

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Man Killed In Monday Morning Shootout in Escazu Was Wanted In Canada

Q COSTA RICA - It was 7:20am, two men outside the Mountview private school in Guachipelin de Escazu, dressed in tracksuits are exercising, two...

Four Years Later, China-Backed Nicaragua Canal Is Paralyzed Or About To Die

TODAY NICARAGUA - The Nicaragua Interoceanic Canal project is either paralyzed, or nonexistent. In June 2013, the Nicaraguan National Assembly passed Law 840, which authorized...

The 10 brands Preferred by Costa Ricans

Q COSTA RICA - Ever wonder, when grocery shopping at Automercado, Masxmenos or Pricesmart, for example, why Costa Ricans pick one product over another?...

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QCOSTARICA - Normally, tourists travel abroad to visit famous landmarks, culture or do fun things. Also there is a group of tourists who travel...

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Doing what we all think about – going nude in a public, is not so easy in a conservative culture like Costa Rica. What...

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