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Archive for December, 2005

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Saturday, December 31st, 2005

Who Do YOU Turn To For Investment Advice?

Saturday, December 31st, 2005

I’m not sure it would be BusinessWeek. Mark R. Mitchell at CJR Daily explains why you might be better off asking that guy pushing the shopping cart on 16th Street. At least he’s, like, objective about the subject.

Slow News Day, Defined

Saturday, December 31st, 2005

Developing story. The BBC’s take on this vital issue. Once again, life imitates The Onion.

Memorable Quotes of 1925, 1945 and 2005

Saturday, December 31st, 2005

“[I]n the big lie there is always a certain force of credibility; because the broad masses of a nation are always more easily corrupted in the deeper strata of their emotional nature than consciously or voluntarily; and thus in the primitive simplicity of their minds they more readily fall victims to the big lie than [...]

The Garden Island Police Blotter, 12.30.05

Friday, December 30th, 2005

December 27, 3:40 pm: Erick Flemming Manguchei, 37, of Kapa’a, for eight counts of illegal firearms ownership or possession, two counts of terroristic threatening, kidnapping, criminal property damage, two counts of family abuse, obstruction of a police investigation, phone ripping, and intimidating a witness. This is the most extreme, but there’s three other similar entries [...]

The Pottery Barn Rule

Friday, December 30th, 2005

No, it’s not what you’re thinking.

Na ‘Āina Kai

Friday, December 30th, 2005

Evening Meal

Thursday, December 29th, 2005

* Seared, mesquite-BBQ’d ahi tuna * Steamed broccoli and cauliflower * Boiled Okinawan sweet potatoes * Smoking Loon chardonnay

McBryde Tour, National Tropical Botanical Garden

Thursday, December 29th, 2005

Sarah Jessica Parker Has Finally Gone Too Far

Wednesday, December 28th, 2005

Yes, she’s a parent now, and is pushing a new film. But these two things can’t excuse certain fashion don’ts, and c’mon, not all publicity is good publicity. Sometimes the clothes you wear amount to nothing but a great big ol’ honkin’ cry for help. [thanks to Maryam for the link].