Would-be Teacher Admits He Approves Adult-Child Sex. How Many Others?

The Associated Press reports, “Federal appeals court: Hawaii man can’t be teacher because of his views on sex with minors.” This was absolutely the right decision, though I expect the precedent will be used against Christians (see below). The University of Hawaii didn’t violate First Amendment rights when it denied a teaching certificate for a Caltech-educated aspiring high school teacher who expressed views condoning adults having sex with minors, a panel of federal appeals court judges ruled Read more […]

God Bless, Goddess Bless and Other Nonsense

 Marines asked to remove a sign that reads: “God bless the military, their families and the civilians who work with them.” The military has decided that they don’t have to give in to every activist whim that comes along.  In Oahu, Hawaii, Kaneohe Bay Marine Base Commander Col. Sean C. Killeen issued his ruling regarding a request from the Military Religious Freedom Foundation based in Albuquerque, New Mexico, to remove a sign that reads: “God bless the military, their families and the civilians Read more […]

After $205 Million, the Hawaii Obamacare Exchange Shutting Down

Yet another state Obamacare exchange has sucked up Federal dollars and then disintegrated. Hawaii is a state that couldn’t be more sympathetic to Barack Obama or his promises regarding healthcare. Yet they could not keep their exchange going. It is shutting down. As Americans for Tax Reform report, Despite over $205 million in federal taxpayer funding, Hawaii’s Obamacare exchange website will soon shut down.  Since its implementation, the exchange has somehow failed to become financially Read more […]

Some Hawaiians Side with Secession instead of Federal Money

Secession for Hawaii would mean a right shift in Congress. Native Americans get granted a great deal of Federal money and native Hawaiians have been trying to win some of the loot. But within their own ranks some Hawaiians have too much pride and independence to simply go to the Federal government begging for money. Instead, they have been making demands that threaten the campaign. According to The Associated Press: “Native Hawaiians debate best for path to sovereignty.”  Native Hawaiians Read more […]

Al Gore Attacks People Who Exhale as Despicable

From the Heritage Foundation blog: Al Gore was “fired up” at the University of Hawaii in sharing his message on climate change, according to a local TV news report of a speech in which the former vice president bashed unnamed “carbon polluters” as being ”immoral, unethical, and despicable.” Gore, wearing a bright lei around his neck, proved a pumped-up keynote speaker at a “sustainability conference” held Tuesday at the Manoa campus. A report by KITV News includes video of Read more […]

Hawaii Vice! Most Liberal State’s Police Want to Be Allowed to Use Prostitutes

You know what I mean by “use,” don’t you? I have written about police corruption and crime before, but I don’t think this story is so much about the police in general as it is about Hawaii. Last Fall, Frank DeGiacomo wrote in the Huffington Post, Forget Massachusetts, Vermont, Minnesota, and California. Hawaii is the most liberal state in the U.S. I think recent lobbying by the Hawaii police prove that must be true. From Associated Press: Honolulu police officers have urged lawmakers Read more […]

Detroit Is Broke but Finds Money to Send Pension Trustees to Hawaiian Beach Resort

On July 24, 1701, French explorer Antoine Laumet de La Mothe, sieur de Cadillac and 51 other French Canadians founded a settlement along a river and named it Fort Ponchartrain du Détroit.  The settlement became the center of the regional fur trading business and the population began to grow with the business and became a military fort. Over the years, the city continued to prosper and grow until it became the largest city in Michigan with a population of just under 2 million people in the 1950 Read more […]