Off My Desk

May 5, 2010

Democrats and Public Worker Unions

A reporter's run as a Democrat for the U.S. Senate in California offers Hawaii another way to look at the relationship between such unions and the Democratic party. Read more »

Posted on Wednesday, May 5, 2010 in Politics | Permalink | Comments (2)


April 9, 2010

Are They Neighbor Islands or Outer Islands?

Lately, I've been hearing people casually refer to the Neighbor Islands as the "Outer Islands." When did this become acceptable? Which do you use? Read more »

Posted on Friday, April 9, 2010 in City Life | Permalink | Comments (3)


March 26, 2010

Do You Feel Healthier Yet?

Among the many provision of the new health care reform law—more IRS agents! Read more »

Posted on Friday, March 26, 2010 in Politics | Permalink | Comments (0)


March 25, 2010

Trouble at the Hawaii State Historic Preservation Division

The Hawaii State Historic Preservation Division is in danger of losing its federal funding. Sounds like not much improved in that division since we chronicled its troubles in depth, in Nov. 2007's "Bones of Contention." Read more »

Posted on Thursday, March 25, 2010 in Politics | Permalink | Comments (0)


March 23, 2010

So, I'm Not the Only Person Who Hasn't Seen "Lost" After All

"Lost" has been the hottest show on TV and the biggest thing to hit our local film industry. I was beginning to think I was the last person who had yet to see a single episode, until now. Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, March 23, 2010 in Media | Permalink | Comments (1)


March 18, 2010

Time Travel Through Music and Magazine History

If you remember the 1980s in Honolulu, you'll love the archive of Spin magazine, just released by Google Books. Read more »

Posted on Thursday, March 18, 2010 in Media | Permalink | Comments (0)


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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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