Terrorism in Waikiki

Last evening the weekly fireworks show at the Hilton Hawaiian Village was eerily subdued due to the coronavirus scare. Hardly a cruise ship participated in the Friday night fun. People are concerned — and for many, irrationally scared. Remember the only thing to fear is fear itself. Tragically, our small island suffered a serious act … Continue reading Terrorism in Waikiki

Aloha Friday and Coronavirus: Only Thing To Fear Is Fear Itself

Pulitzer Prize and Aventis Prize for Best Science Book winner, Jared Diamond, wrote "Guns, Germs, and Steel" (1998). His work attempts to explain why Eurasian and North African civilizations survived and conquered others. Diamond argues geographic, climatic and environmental characteristics favored early development of stable agricultural societies and ultimately led to immunity to diseases endemic … Continue reading Aloha Friday and Coronavirus: Only Thing To Fear Is Fear Itself