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A pre-WWII picnic

February 6th, 2013 · 7 Comments

Here’s another intriguing old photo. It shows my mother in the upper right, sitting up on part of the old tree, hand to her forehead, and a group of friends spread out for a picnic lunch. Note the bare feet and what looks like sand in the foreground, but no one is dressed for the […]

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More legislative frustration: “Mailbox Full”

February 6th, 2013 · 4 Comments

A reader called my attention to another frustrating incident. After preparing testimony on a bill coming up for hearing, an attempt to submit the testimony was rejected because the committee’s mailbox was full. Here’s the error message. From: postmaster@capitol.hawaii.gov [mailto:postmaster@capitol.hawaii.gov] Sent: Monday, February 04, 2013 11:44 PM To: xxxxxxxxx@hawaii.rr.com Subject: Undeliverable: testimony SB 1085 for […]

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