Think About It Editorials February 2016 - KFVE, K5-Hawaii News, Weather and Sports

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  • February 25, 2016

    Think About It: Speed Needs

    Think About It: Speed Needs

    There is a bill being floated that would fine people who drive too slowly in the left lane on roads with two lanes going in the same direction. This bill, thankfully, would not apply to highways. DoesMore >>
    There is a bill being floated that would fine people who drive too slowly in the left lane on roads with two lanes going in the same direction.More >>
  • February 22, 2016

    Think About It: Blew Flu

    Think About It: Blew Flu

    32% of the prison guards at the state's eight correctional facilities, or 230 people, called in sick on Super Bowl Sunday. The good news is that this number is 3% lower than the number of ailing workersMore >>
    32% of the prison guards at the state's eight correctional facilities, or 230 people, called in sick on Super Bowl Sunday.More >>
  • February 19, 2016

    Think About It: Superferry & TMT

    Think About It: Superferry & TMT

    How ironic that within a week of stirrings about possibly bringing back the Superferry to Hawaii, the head honchos of yet another controversial project, the Thirty Meter Telescope atop Mauna Kea, suggested

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    How ironic that within a week of stirrings about possibly bringing back the Superferry to Hawaii, the head honchos of yet another controversial project, the Thirty Meter Telescope atop Mauna Kea, suggested that the group might start looking elsewhere soon if the state can't get things worked out in the next couple of years.

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  • February 15, 2016

    Think About It: The Way of the Warrior

    Think About It: The Way of the Warrior

    I don't know if you've had the chance to see this year's version of the University of Hawai`i men's basketball team, but if not, you really should take the time to watch these guys play live at the StanMore >>
    I don't know if you've had the chance to see this year's version of the University of Hawai`i men's basketball team, but if not, you really should take the time to watch these guys play live at the Stan Sheriff Center or at least follow them on TV.More >>
  • January 28, 2016

    Think About It: Issues of the Day... Month... Years

    Think About It: Issues of the Day... Month... Years

    As I try to avoid the same potholes or metal plates daily on Kamehameha Highway, the Pali Highway, School Street, Waiakamilo Boulevard, Kapi`olani Boulevard, Dillingham Boulevard, and other highways andMore >>
    As I try to avoid the same potholes or metal plates daily on Kamehameha Highway, the Pali Highway, School Street, Waiakamilo Boulevard, Kapi`olani Boulevard, Dillingham Boulevard, and other highways andMore >>
  • January 25, 2016

    Think About It: Legislative Action

    Think About It: Legislative Action

    The state legislature is now in session, and in its usual manner, will try to cram a lot of discussion about a lot of topics into a window of 60 active legislative days. This year's session is scheduledMore >>
    The state legislature is now in session, and in its usual manner, will try to cram a lot of discussion about a lot of topics into a window of 60 active legislative days.More >>
  • January 21, 2016

    Think About It: Ethical Question

    Think About It: Ethical Question

    Janet Mason of The League of Women Voters of Honolulu made a sincere and wise pitch last week at the Charter Commission meeting. Mason suggested that changes need to be made to the manner in which membersMore >>
    Janet Mason of The League of Women Voters of Honolulu made a sincere and wise pitch last week at the Charter Commission meeting. Mason suggested that changes need to be made to the manner in which membersMore >>
  • January 18, 2016

    Think About It: Bright None @ Blue Note

    Think About It: Bright None @ Blue Note

    The Blue Note Hawai`i jazz club opened last week at the Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort, and I found it to be a great venue to spend an evening transfixed by quality music and good food. I was fortunateMore >>
    The Blue Note Hawai`i jazz club opened last week at the Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort, and I found it to be a great venue to spend an evening transfixed by quality music and good food.More >>
  • January 11, 2016

    Think About It: Bad Ban Plan

    Think About It: Bad Ban Plan

    The University of Hawai`i Athletics Department is appealing the sanctions placed on its basketball program, including the no post-season play penalty next year. It's a wise appeal, though you have to wonderMore >>
    The University of Hawai`i Athletics Department is appealing the sanctions placed on its basketball program, including the no post-season play penalty next year.More >>
  • January 7, 2016

    Think About It: Homeless Hope Horizon

    Think About It: Homeless Hope Horizon

    57,000. That's how many homeless people will sleep in a shelter tonight… in New York City. Imagine that number of people inside in freezing weather in the largest city in this country, and the sheer numbersMore >>
    57,000. That's how many homeless people will sleep in a shelter tonight… in New York City.More >>
  • January 4, 2015

    Think About It: Legislative Blues

    Think About It: Legislative Blues

    About a week ago I noticed a couple of letters to the editor that struck a nerve. One concerned these fact that many people simply "…do not trust the actions of the Legislature any longer". The letterMore >>
    About a week ago I noticed a couple of letters to the editor that struck a nerve.More >>
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