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What I Learned When Homophobic Thugs Tried to Stop My Film from Showing

Before traveling to Kiev, Ukraine in late October to attend the Molodist International Film Festival with my documentary Mala Mala, which focuses on transgender cultures in Puerto Rico and their fight for civil rights, several close friends and family members pleaded with me not to go. Show More Summary

Victoria’s Secret Teases Possible Puerto Rico Fashion Show!

They recently rocked London with the 2014 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show, and now the Angels are gearing up for yet another spectacular showing. According to several sources, many of the lingerie giant’s top models flew down to Puerto Rico earlier this month and began posting images of various swimsuit photo shoots. Show More Summary

F.B.I. Searches Doral Financial’s Offices

The offices of Doral Financial in San Juan, Puerto Rico, were searched as part of an ongoing investigation into the struggling bank.

How much economic potential does Cuba have?

I’m not one of those who thinks Cuba is the next Singapore or even the next Puerto Rico.  Why not? I’m willing to assume that the end of the American embargo will mean some kind of economic liberalization over the next ten years.  But how much good will that bring? We could start by looking […]

A Week in Puerto Rico: Turtle Babies, Bonfires, and Skinny-Dipping

The Caribbean isn't completely off-limits to LGBT travelers — with warm beaches and 600 years of history, gay-friendly Puerto Rico is a little peace of paradise you don't have to feel guilty about visiting. read more

Charlie Chicken, Canine Artist.  A film by Edward David. 

Charlie Chicken, Canine Artist.  A fi... 2:55 Charlie Chicken is a world-renowned canine artist. He's a rescue dog originally from Puerto Rico whose art has been featured in MOMA, the Louvre, and the Getty. This is his story. TRT: 3 min. [Official selection] Puppy Pound International Festival. Submitted by: eddavid2 Regular Keywords: dog rescue art nyc Views: 14

CBS Sports writer hails the virtue of the CBS Sports Classic

Before we dive too deep into this article, first the CBS Sports Classic deserves to be canceled based on the hideous court design alone.  Good grief. The Puerto Rico Tip Off, 2K Sports Classic, Paradise Jam, Battle 4 Atlantis, Maui Invitational,...Show More Summary

Man Caught Smuggling Exotic Animals Into Puerto Rico, 250 Animals Seized

Puerto Rico officials have more turtles than they know what to do with. In San Juan, a man was caught trying to smuggle a crate of exotic animals into the country. The Department of Natural and Environmental Resources (DRNA) believe that man intended to sell the prohibited animals in Puerto Rico. Show More Summary

Top destinations booked for 2015 among U.S. travelers

Americans are thinking warm thoughts as they've made plans to travel to Puerto Rico, Cancun and Cozumel in the new year.

Top MLB Prospects Tearing It Up in the Winter Leagues

Many of baseball’s top prospects are spending the offseason playing in winter leagues in the Dominican Republic, Mexico, Puerto Rico and Venezuela, hoping to get a head start on the 2014 season and improve their chances of cracking an...Show More Summary

Victoria’s Secret To Film 2015 Bathing Suit Edition In Puerto Rico

Victoria’s Secret announced this week that it’s currently filming its 2015 bathing suit edition in multiple locations, including eastern and northeastern Puerto Rico, according to Latino Fox News. The lingerie company released a press release along with a statement discussing its newest locations for its newest Fashion Show and ultra hot photo shoot. Show More Summary

When Guns Are Outlawed, Only Outlaws Who Pay Off the Cops Will Have Guns (Puerto Rico Edition)

6 days agoNews : Reason

Puerto Rico has restrictive firearms laws. Getting a concealed carry permit to legally tote a handgun is an arbitrary affair that largely comes down to a matter of knowing the right people. As with all laws that give government officials...Show More Summary

Puerto Rico awards its first tax incentives for game development

San Juan-based Space Rhino Games is the first studio awarded under the U.S. territory's new scheme, which offers a 40 percent tax credit on projects $100,000 and up....

The ‘Perfect Human’ Doesn't Live in Puerto Rico (or Any Other Country)

Scientist Lior Pachter wrote a post titled "The perfect human is Puerto Rican" to underscore how absurd the obsession with genetically "improving" humans is. But some took the title literally.

Philadelphia Museum of Art & the Fabric Workshop and Museum Present a Joint Exhibition, ‘Allora & Calzadilla: Intervals’

last weekArts : Hyperallergic

The Philadelphia Museum of Art (PMA) and the Fabric Workshop and Museum (FWM) will present Allora & Calzadilla: Intervals, the largest solo exhibition in the United States to date by the Puerto Rico–based collective.


Is Puerto Rico the new poster child for the utility death spiral?; The island’s public utility got an extension on paying its debt but bankruptcy still looms. Herman K. Trabish: August 13, 2014 (Utility Dive) Puerto Rico never recovered...Show More Summary

Metallic Mural

last weekOdd : Neatorama

Bik Ismo is a street artist from Arecibo, Puerto Rico. His impressive work shown here was created over a period of four days, solely with the use of spray paint. "Reflections" of vistas nearby are painted within the body of the dog.Show More Summary

Out of Office: Kate in Puerto Rico

hether traveling for work or pleasure (or both!) our staff members are always on the go and we want to share their experiences with you! In this new series, Out of Office, we’ll bring you their stories, highlighting the best things to do and see in destinations around the world, as experienced by a real Viator Insider. Show More Summary

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