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Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // A Dad’s Mom Lessons
Every year since our kids were born, I have stressed to make sure that Mother’s Day went just right. To me, Mother’s Day should be...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Stepping In No. 2
When I was in school, I was never good at taking tests. Something about it seemed so confining and conforming. I was just never the...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Of Mice And Men
I was in the office the other day and we were talking about what we did over the weekend. When it came to me, I...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Garbage In, Garbage Out
This column was published originally April 12, 2006. Let me make one thing perfectly clear before I begin my weekly rant. That thing is that...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Recipe For Disaster
The older I get, the more I feel I need to learn and do new things. Since I’ve never been known to cook, I decided...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Sticker Shock
Have any of you tried to get the safety inspection sticker renewed for your car lately? If your head hasn’t exploded, then you probably haven’t....

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Prom King
The day had finally come. Our 16-year-old daughter was going to go to her junior/senior prom. That’s not a bad thing except she was going...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Great Expectations
It’s funny how the anticipation of one great thing can make your whole day – especially when it comes to food. The other morning I...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Getting Canned
I’m kind of a gadget guy, so I marvel at all the technology available these days. I’m also a lazy guy, so I appreciate technology...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Mr. Congeniality
I often receive invitations from various ethnic communities to attend events. I am honored to receive those, and my wife and I try to attend...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Secretary’s Day
In my position as publisher and senior vice president here at MidWeek, I have the privilege of having an executive assistant. She is a wonderful...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Assault & Battery
After I get home from work each night, there is a time threshold where I don’t want to leave the house, as I’ve already prepared...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // The Buck Stops Here
I’m about as responsible a guy as they come. In fact, I’m so responsible that it’s almost a flaw. A chink in my armor, if...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Bigfoot
It shouldn’t be this hard, but Valentine’s Day gets tougher for me with each passing year. It’s not because of my wife, for she is...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Blown Away
Sometimes I think my wife and I have nothing in common. But we are the epitome of “opposites attract.” That’s probably what makes our marriage...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // In A World …
Cue deep male voice: “In a world of intelligent, rich and sexy men, only one stands out from the pack. He’s nothing like that. He’s...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Church and State
Why on earth are the major NFL games and bowls played on Sundays? It’s a conundrum for me as our family goes to church on...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Cosmetic Dad
While I won’t outright admit it, I think it can be proven that I will do nearly anything for our 16-year-old daughter. It helps that...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Happy New Year 1999
One of the best things to happen at the end of 2013 and the beginning of 2014 was that our 24-year-old son came home and...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Aloha, Kimo
What more can be said about a man everyone loved and respected? That man was Kimo Akane, and it seems we can’t say enough. Kimo...

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