Author: Kathryn Drury Wagner, managing editor

Deep Cover

Can the Hammacher Schlemmer catalog help put an end to the scourge of jaywalking?

Smells Like Fiasco

The plans for O‘ahu’s rail system are so screwy, even die-hard mass transit fans can’t get onboard with it.

Futurama

Our lives are starting to look like we’re on a Stanley Kubrick set, and, for me, it’s about time.

Whirled Peace

In the face of technology, one machine stands alone in a shining chrome rebellion.

Use It or Lose It

We’re so concerned with spreading democracy to other countries, but can’t be bothered to use it here at home.

Compassion’s New Face

New solutions to helping the homeless can seem, at first glance, pretty radical. Is Hawai’i ready to embrace them?