The Mystique of Mayan Astrology – A Pura Vida Perspective

The fascination with the Mayan Long Count calendar is peaking as December 21st, 2012 approaches. As more attention is paid to the complex calendar...

Banco de Costa Rica Slaps on $100.00 Withdrawal Limit

Citizens, expats and tourists wishing to make withdrawals with non-BCR cards will now be limited to $100 per transaction. An issue has arisen with Banco...

Animals Aren’t Property: Circus Edition

The age of the circus is coming to an end as governments crack down on animal cruelty. Usually, it’s upsetting to see a person’s livelihood...

How To Cloth Diaper in Costa Rica

With today’s technology, cloth diapers can be found in any color or print, with several mechanical options. Many parents of small children find themselves disgusted...

A Meditation on Time and Death

Recently I heard a scientist say, “Time is the most stubborn psychological filter we have.” That’s true.There are two main filtering mechanisms that have...

The Blackest of the Black Sheep

It’s a paradox, but the more things break down, the more people cling to old forms, and the greater the pressure to conform to...

Bill Cosby, Rape Culture and Individual Responsibility

What is rape culture, and why is it such a big deal? On July 26th, 35 of Bill Cosby’s rape victims came forward to discuss their rapes...

Experts Warn of the Dangers of Going Outside

Researchers at the world-renowned Institute for Apocryphal Studies have discovered that those who brave the harsh elements of outdoors, risk the unknown and uncontrollable...

The 2012 Phenomenon

We have all heard of the impending Galactic event that will take place December 21 of this year. That’s the date where we will...

Let the Dead Bury Their DeadQue los muertos entierren a sus muertos

Before I dare to delve into the New Testament, a disclaimer. I’m not a Christian, don’t believe in Jesus as ‘The Crucified Lord,” and...
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