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Coffee Break // Leading Across 16 Time Zones
Driving onto Palm Circle at Fort Shafter is like driving through a time warp. Suddenly you are back in Hawaii’s elegant “military” era of the...

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Coffee Break // Obama Soft On Radical Islamists
According to Wikipedia, the first recorded terrorist attack on U.S. soil was in 1920, when several pounds of dynamite were made into a bomb that...

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Coffee Break // Spinning With The ‘Gooney Bird’
In 1964, I was one of the “Red Hot” young instructor pilots at the Vigilante training squadron in Central Florida. The “Vigi” was being integrated...

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Coffee Break // Benghazi Injured Being Silenced?
Of all the new acronyms and abbreviations we use now in everyday communication by email, texting or twittering, like LOL or OMG. But one of...

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Coffee Break // The Prayer Of The Original Francis
Like so many of you, I watched on TV the introduction of the new pope, Argentina’s Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio, 75. As he walked out...

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Coffee Break // The Cuban Missile Crisis Lesson
In their jointly written Wall Street Journal opinion column (Feb. 26, 2013), Sens. Corker (R-Tenn.) and Inhofe (R-Okla.), ranking members of the Senate Foreign Relations...

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Coffee Break // Drone Critics Missing The Point
I just don’t get it! President Obama has successfully expanded the Bush drone offensive against al-Qaida and its ilk, and now the bleeding hearts have...

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Coffee Break // Celebrating 40 Years As A Free Man
Next Tuesday (Feb. 12) will mark a supremely happy occasion for me – the 40th anniversary of my release to freedom after seven years and...

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Coffee Break // Skylar And The Mighty Mo’s Dent
Like many Oahu residents, I have visited the USS Missouri several times. And I never tire of seeing the big dent in the starboard side,...

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Coffee Break // Happily Hooked On Fireworks
We just have enjoyed another New Year’s Eve show of “banned” fireworks, although here in maverick Aiea Heights, things haven’t changed all that much. I...

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