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Afterthoughts: Mother Tongue

Afterthoughts: Mother Tongue

Every home has its own vernacular.

July 2011
Afterthoughts: How's My Driving?

Afterthoughts: How's My Driving?

Forget these “suspensions pending investigations.” I’d rather see some bad drivers frog-marched out of TheBus’ headquarters.

June 2011
Afterthoughts: War Stories

Afterthoughts: War Stories

Visiting the USS Arizona Memorial’s new visitor center.

April 2011
Afterthoughts: Mitigated Gall

Afterthoughts: Mitigated Gall

On reaching a truce with your own body.

March 2011
Afterthoughts: The Military State

Afterthoughts: The Military State

Ever wondered how a military family feels about Hawaii?

February 2011
Afterthoughts: Weighty Reflections on the Digital Future

Afterthoughts: Weighty Reflections on the Digital Future

Books are wonderful. Until you have to move a whole lot of them.

January 2011
Afterthoughts: Fantasy Redeveloping

Afterthoughts: Fantasy Redeveloping

A moratorium on development would force us to remake our structures, rather than devour more land.

December 2010
Afterthoughts: The Party That Ended All Parties

Afterthoughts: The Party That Ended All Parties

A night featuring debauchery so extreme, people are still talking about it 62 years later.

November 2010
Afterthoughts: Meet the Chow-lenge

Afterthoughts: Meet the Chow-lenge

Is Hawaii ready to enter the cutthroat world of competitive eating?

October 2010
Afterthoughts: From These Parts

Afterthoughts: From These Parts

Hawaii’s diversity—and lack thereof.

September 2010