1. On Oct. 22, The Maui News reported that a candidate for Maui County Mayor has, in fact, decided NOT to run in 2018. Who is the candidate? A. Maui County Councilmember Elle Cochran B. Maui County Councilmember Don Guzman C. Former Maui County Councilmember Mike Victorino D. Lieutenant Governor Shan Tsutsui E. South Maui Representative Kaniela Ing 2. On the afternoon of … [Read more...] about QuizUnderstood: What do you know about CBS rebooting old TV shows like Magnum P.I.?
1. On Sept. 25, Honolulu Civil Beat reported on a recent Reason Foundation survey of highway conditions in the U.S. According to the story, where did Hawaii highways rank in the study in terms of “overall highway performance and cost-effectiveness?” A. 1st B. 17th C. 24th D. 36th E. 48th 2. Pacific Business News reported this week that CBS will reboot the 1980s television … [Read more...] about Quizunderstood: How well do you know your ‘Magnum, PI’ history?
The 60 Minutes scandal of 2004, dubbed "Rathergate," is now a motion picture, ironically titled Truth. The film depicts how Rather and his team investigated and reported a story on President George W. Bush's military record, which had sketchy source material and a few tell-tale flaws (the superscript button on our keyboards suddenly had their day in the sun). The controversy … [Read more...] about TRUTH New Movie Review
Though Bill Maher describes himself as an entertainer, he’s made himself quite famous advocating liberal and libertarian views on his various talk shows through the years. Even when the hammer comes down on him, Maher has shown remarkable popularity and resilience. When advertisers boycotted his ABC show Politically Incorrect back in 2002 after he dared to question President … [Read more...] about We Talk With Bill Maher About GMOs, Fixing America and Police Protests
For the last 15 years, Oceanic Time Warner Cable has been Maui County’s sole cable TV provider. And it’s been pretty cool, right? They provide us whatever broadband speeds they like in exchange for whatever they wish to charge us, and if we don’t like it we can cut the coaxial cable and walk away. Oh, and if they want to take a hardball approach to negotiating with something … [Read more...] about Who Wants To Comment On Oceanic Time Warner Cable’s 20-Year Monopoly Extension Request?