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Don Chapman
Column // Of Bows, Brews, Baseball, Balloons
KYOTO – The Land of the Rising Sun is also The Land of Many Bows. So I was reminded on a recent trip to Japan,...

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters to the Editor
The answer In his column “Are Hilo Projects Money Well-spent?” Bob Jones wonders whether there will be jobs for all those Hawaiian studies and Hawaiian...

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters to the Editor
Go ‘Bows Regarding Ron Mizutani’s column about the Mililani school counselor leading the rebellion to maintain “Rainbows” for UH men’s athletic teams: I have a...

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters to the Editor
Got it wrong I wish Bob Jones had contacted me first before writing his column “UH Needs Audit, Not PR Campaign.” It contained some inaccurate...

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Letters // Letters to the Editor
Catholic quitters I am not sure why Jerry Coffee and Jade Moon share a common bond with Pope Francis, as confessed quitters of the faith...

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters to the Editor
No more U.S. wars I don’t always agree with Patrick Buchanan, but his column “Goading Gullible America Into War” is right on the money. America...

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters to the Editor
Pay for the past I take issue with Jade Moon’s attitude regarding the sequester as stated in her column “Taking Sequester Effect Personally.” She asks...

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters to the Editor
War criminals Thank you for publishing Arianna Huffington’s column “The Legacy Of Iraq War Instigators.” Considering the thousands of lives lost, the increase in terrorism,...

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters to the Editor
Not the same If I wasn’t sure before, I am now: Jerry Coffee has lost his marbles! To compare the use of drones to the...

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters to the Editor
No joke As one of 100,000 diabetics in the state of Hawaii and one of the state’s 8,000 medical marijuana card holders, I have to...

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters to the Editor
‘MW’ surprises I recently returned to Honolulu after a decade on the Mainland, and I must say I was so pleasantly surprised when I picked...

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters to the Editor
Endless war? As is his usual wont in foreign-affairs analyses, Pat Buchanan’s column “Is America Snared In Endless War? … Obama Looking Nixonian Imperial”) poses...

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters to the Editor
Gun laws work In Dan Boylan’s column “Answering Violence With More Guns,” he fails to mention one important fact when spelling out Hawaii gun laws:...

Don Chapman
Column // It Was ‘A Real Nice Ceremony’
He didn’t actually say “Golleeee!” but his soft Alabama drawl had a definite Gomer-esque tone last Thursday when Jim Nabors exclaimed over the phone: “This...

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters to the Editor
Pro medical pot Roy Chang’s cartoon regarding medical marijuana struck a raw nerve because of my good friend who passed away last year. Jerry was...

Don Chapman
Column // A Three-dot Tribute To Eddie Sherman
On the day Dave Donnelly died in January 2004, I returned home from a dinner to find this phone message from a friend: “Don, I...

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters To The Editor
Not guns Regarding the recent letter “Never disarm” from Gordon Kitsuwa, an apparent AJA: The writer erroneously implied that the 120,000 West Coast Japanese were...

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters To The Editor
No Rockne, Jesse Re: MidWeek‘s cover story on the Hawaii NFL Legends. There are two local boys, off the top of my head, who were...

Don Chapman
Column // Lack Of Support Imperils Pro Bowl
When I left the seminary, lo those many years ago, and removed the white collar, I took a vow to give up preaching as well....

Don Chapman
Letters // Letters To The Editor
Ditch Malkin Michelle Malkin was on Fox doing her usual kvetching about the Obamas’ annual trip to Hawaii and ended her diatribe with a snarky...

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