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May 29 2016 - 1:30am || Comments

The Big Island as seen by Hawaii Tribune-Herald cartoonist Gary Hoff.

  • | Posted: May 15 2016 - 12:30am

    WASHINGTON — Academia’s descent into perpetual hysteria and incipient tyranny is partly fueled by the fiction that 1 in 5 college students is sexually assaulted and that campuses require minute federal supervision to cure this. Encouraged by the government’s misuse of discredited social science (one survey supposedly proving this 1 in 5 fiction), colleges and universities are implementing unconstitutional procedures mandated by the government.

  • Posted: May 14 2016 - 1:30am

    The world as seen by cartoonist Marshall Ramsey, Creators.com.

  • Posted: May 14 2016 - 12:30am

    The victory of Sadiq Khan of the Labour Party, a Muslim who grew up in a public-housing project, against Zac Goldsmith, a Conservative and heir to a fortune, in the contest for mayor of London conveys a number of messages.

  • | Posted: May 14 2016 - 12:30am

    WASHINGTON — It should be obvious to all by now that Donald Trump knows nothing of what he speaks. His disastrous economic ideas are but the latest in a litany of nonsensical proposals.

  • Posted: May 14 2016 - 12:30am

    What’s in a name? Budweiser wants to find out

  • Posted: May 13 2016 - 1:30am

    The world as seen by cartoonist Ken Catalino, Creators.com

  • Posted: May 13 2016 - 12:30am

    The news media’s reputation has taken a substantial hit in recent years, and it appears social media, which has increasingly been seen as a viable alternative news source, is not immune to disappointing readers’ sense of fairness with its own biases. Social media behemoth Facebook is now under fire, courtesy of a report from tech blog Gizmodo, that offers evidence the company’s trending news topics are manipulated for political reasons.

  • | Posted: May 13 2016 - 12:30am

    “I know Russia well. I had a major event in Russia two or three years ago, Miss Universe contest.” — Donald Trump

  • Posted: May 13 2016 - 12:30am

    Decriminalize and tax it

  • Posted: May 12 2016 - 1:30am

    The world as seen by cartoonist Steve Breen, The San Diego Union-Tribune

  • Posted: May 12 2016 - 1:00am

    The Rohingya Muslim population in Myanmar has long been deemed one of the world’s most persecuted minorities, its plight called a “most urgent matter” by President Barack Obama. Episodes of sectarian violence drove the Rohingya from their homes, leaving more than 100,000 in squalid camps for the displaced. Restricted in how they travel and denied educational opportunities, they are the outcasts in majority-Buddhist Myanmar.

  • | Posted: May 12 2016 - 1:00am

    WASHINGTON — In 1906, Leonor Loree, an accomplished railroad executive, examined the dilapidated Kansas City Southern Railroad that he was hired to rehabilitate. Dismayed, he permanently enriched American slang by exclaiming: “This is a helluva way to run a railroad!” Judge Janice Rogers Brown of the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals, the nation’s second-most important court, recently said, with judicial decorousness, essentially the same thing about Amtrak.

  • Posted: May 12 2016 - 1:00am

    A grand moment

  • Posted: May 11 2016 - 11:22am

    The world as seen by cartoonist Marshall Ramsey, Creators.com.

  • Posted: May 11 2016 - 11:21am

    April’s economy figures provide reality in the face of political candidates claiming it is bad or good, while offering their approaches to the well-being of the sometimes seemingly impervious beast.