Illustration by Ron Pitts Wow, so a rich Kihei neighborhood paid $1,000 to trap roosters? Did it work? What did they do with the feathered friends who been here long time before haoles? I hope the roosters were humanely treated. But, where did they go? … [Read more...] about Eh Brah! Was it worth it?
I saw you two boys trying to catch chickens in a yard on my walk Upcountry. Walking back, I noticed that you did catch an unfortunate chicken and were viciously attacking the defenseless creature. When I went over to you two and asked you to stop this inhumane treatment, you both ran off with the poor creature. What made you do this? Trouble at home? Bullying at school? Bottom … [Read more...] about Eh Brah! Stop harassing chickens!
Eh Brah! This goes out to the guys in the two trucks who were running over chickens in an Upcountry parking lot just for your own twisted amusement. What is wrong with you? Those chickens have every right to exist that you have. You’re horrible. Illustration: Ron Pitts … [Read more...] about Eh Brah: Quit running over chickens!
THE CONTINUING CRISIS Birds nesting near natural gas compressors have been found to suffer symptoms similar to PTSD in humans, according to researchers at the Florida Museum of Natural History, and noise pollution has been named the culprit. The Washington Post reported on Jan. 9 that the team studied birds in the Rattlesnake Canyon Habitat Management Area in New Mexico, which … [Read more...] about NOTW: Stressed out birds, armed nudists and the case of the toilet ghost
If there’s one thing MauiTime readers aren’t shy about, it’s complaining. And not always at us, either! For the last dozen years or so, our Eh Brah! column has consistently been among readers’ best loved features. And it’s easy to see why: each week, someone anonymously calls out a jerk, thief, fool and/or human parasite for making life a little worse for everyone on Maui … [Read more...] about 2017 MauiTime Special Eh Brah Issue