Off My Desk

August 2009


August 28, 2009

The Indiscriminate Axe

If the state budget crunch is so bad, why is the state cutting offices that bring in more money than they cost? Read more »

Posted on Friday, August 28, 2009 in General | Permalink | Comments (0)


August 26, 2009

A Note on the Type

Now, why would a national columnist on vacation here make fun of our Hawaiian punctuation? UPDATE: John Derbyshire responds. Read more »

Posted on Wednesday, August 26, 2009 in General | Permalink | Comments (0)


August 18, 2009

The Protest Shoe on the Other Foot

Both kudos and brickbats for The Honolulu Advertiser, on a piece today about our reps avoiding health care town halls. Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, August 18, 2009 in General | Permalink | Comments (0)


August 10, 2009

Somebody, Turn Me In

There's a chance I may have said something the White House doesn't like. Please do let it know about me. Read more »

Posted on Monday, August 10, 2009 in General | Permalink | Comments (1)


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A. Kam Napier has been editor of the magazine since 2005, and a writer with the magazine since 1994. He blogs on the magazine and its contents, as well as events and issues around Honolulu.

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