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    The REAL Reason for “Breakthrough” Infections of COVID-19

    Many people are recognizing that there are apparent contradictions in the official narrative about COVID-19 and vaccinations. If the vaccine is supposed to prevent...

    Competition for People

    Over the past 10 or so years that I have been in the seat, I have seen legislature after legislature consider many, many bills to increase taxes. Every year. Without fail. At the Foundation, we keep a list of the tax bills that are introduced and that get at least one hearing.

    Vacant Homes Tax?

    Recently, the Honolulu City Council has taken up the idea of imposing a different tax rate for residences that are vacant.

    Biden Administration Sends Opposing Signals On Islamofascist Terror Threat

    In an exhibition of a disturbing level of confusion and incoordination – and widely divergent determinations, two of the chief authorities on...

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    Telecommute in Style (and in clarity) with the Jabra Evolve 2 85

    Back in the bad old days of Covid isloation, those of us fortunate enough to work from...
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    Add a first class webcam, mouse and wireless keyboard to your home office

    Covid-19 has changed the way we work. First and foremost, even with the plague diminishing (at least in the US) telecommuting is...

    Why you Shouldn’t Sleep on Your Breasts and Other Important Points

    There’s one big problem with sleeping that most people never think about. This is an important issue, since we spend on average...

    Anker Soundcore Liberty Air 2 Pro–another earbud for the Covid Era

    Who knows when this modern day biblical plague will end? In the meantime we have 21st century electronic gear...

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    Counties, You’re TAT Collectors Now

    Most of us have heard about House Bill 862, the bill that cut off the counties’ share of Transient  Accommodations Tax (TAT)...

    Trailer for Shaka, the Power of Aloha

    “Shaka, the Power of Aloha” is a documentary film project that explores the origin and meanings of Hawaii’s Shaka gesture. The film is...

    Is the Virus that Causes COVID-19 Affecting our Minds and Making us Mean?

    Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, public health mandates have created many social disruptions, including lockdowns, job losses, social isolation, mask mandates, social...

    Can Raising a Tax Lose Money?

    One fundamental assumption that has been made over the years by our lawmakers is that if you enact a tax, money will...

    Have We Unwittingly Put the Brakes on HART?

    Lately, the news about HART, the body governing Honolulu’s largest ever public works project, has been focused on one of the nine voting members. That member‘s term is coming to an end, and the news is focusing on Mayor Rick Blangiardi‘s choice to replace him. What you might not have seen is the difficulty the HART board is having making decisions.

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    Trailer for Shaka, the Power of Aloha

    “Shaka, the Power of Aloha” is a documentary film project that explores the origin and meanings of Hawaii’s...

    Mike Nichols, a Life–a family perspective

    A decade ago, my father handed me The New Yorker profile of Mike Nichols, the iconic stage and...

    Dress like an Outlier–Every day

    If you’ve been reading my columns over the last few months, you’ll note I’ve been somewhat obsessed...

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    Trailer for Shaka, the Power of Aloha

    “Shaka, the Power of Aloha” is a documentary film project that explores the origin and meanings of Hawaii’s Shaka gesture. The film is...

    Post Covid Chic—Boat Shoes are Back

    According to recent stories in the New York Times and NPR all bets are off when it comes to fashion. In essence,...

    Mike Nichols, a Life–a family perspective

    A decade ago, my father handed me The New Yorker profile of Mike Nichols, the iconic stage and film director. “He’s our cousin....
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    The REAL Reason for “Breakthrough” Infections of COVID-19

    Many people are recognizing that there are apparent contradictions in the official narrative about COVID-19 and vaccinations. If the vaccine is supposed to prevent...

    Competition for People

    Over the past 10 or so years that I have been in the seat, I have seen legislature after legislature consider many, many bills to increase taxes. Every year. Without fail. At the Foundation, we keep a list of the tax bills that are introduced and that get at least one hearing.

    Vacant Homes Tax?

    Recently, the Honolulu City Council has taken up the idea of imposing a different tax rate for residences that are vacant.

    Biden Administration Sends Opposing Signals On Islamofascist Terror Threat

    In an exhibition of a disturbing level of confusion and incoordination – and widely divergent determinations, two of the chief authorities on...

    Counties, You’re TAT Collectors Now

    Most of us have heard about House Bill 862, the bill that cut off the counties’ share of Transient  Accommodations Tax (TAT)...

    Trailer for Shaka, the Power of Aloha

    “Shaka, the Power of Aloha” is a documentary film project that explores the origin and meanings of Hawaii’s Shaka gesture. The film is...

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    The REAL Reason for “Breakthrough” Infections of COVID-19

    Many people are recognizing that there are apparent contradictions in the official narrative about COVID-19 and vaccinations. If the vaccine is supposed to prevent infection, then: Why are so many vaccinated people getting sick with COVID (breakthrough infections)? Why are the...

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    The REAL Reason for “Breakthrough” Infections of COVID-19

    Many people are recognizing that there are apparent contradictions in the official narrative about COVID-19 and vaccinations. If the vaccine is supposed to prevent...

    Competition for People

    Over the past 10 or so years that I have been in the seat, I have seen legislature after legislature consider many, many bills to increase taxes. Every year. Without fail. At the Foundation, we keep a list of the tax bills that are introduced and that get at least one hearing.

    Vacant Homes Tax?

    Recently, the Honolulu City Council has taken up the idea of imposing a different tax rate for residences that are vacant.

    Biden Administration Sends Opposing Signals On Islamofascist Terror Threat

    In an exhibition of a disturbing level of confusion and incoordination – and widely divergent determinations, two of the chief authorities on...

    Counties, You’re TAT Collectors Now

    Most of us have heard about House Bill 862, the bill that cut off the counties’ share of Transient  Accommodations Tax (TAT)...

    Trailer for Shaka, the Power of Aloha

    “Shaka, the Power of Aloha” is a documentary film project that explores the origin and meanings of Hawaii’s Shaka gesture. The film is...
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    The REAL Reason for “Breakthrough” Infections of COVID-19

    Many people are recognizing that there are apparent contradictions in the official narrative about COVID-19 and vaccinations. If the vaccine is supposed to prevent...

    Competition for People

    Over the past 10 or so years that I have been in the seat, I have seen legislature after legislature consider many, many bills to increase taxes. Every year. Without fail. At the Foundation, we keep a list of the tax bills that are introduced and that get at least one hearing.

    Vacant Homes Tax?

    Recently, the Honolulu City Council has taken up the idea of imposing a different tax rate for residences that are vacant.

    Biden Administration Sends Opposing Signals On Islamofascist Terror Threat

    In an exhibition of a disturbing level of confusion and incoordination – and widely divergent determinations, two of the chief authorities on...
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