Pau Already

When every day is Saturday.

Pau Already

African Swine Fever

Not even out of the gate and I just received an email saying our Saturday Joint Security Area (DMZ border with the North) tour has been cancelled. The issue has something to do with African Swine Fever. These tours, run Read more…


Last Kihei sunset for awhile.

It’s Tuesday. Hard to wrap ones head around the idea that our next terra firma sunset opportunity will be Friday. Getting incredibly excited about #Asia2019. Hele on!


Asia 2019

This one has been on the books for a few years. Seoul, the DMZ, an overnight ferry trip from Busan to Osaka, Ryokan (traditional Japanese inn), onsen, etc., etc. Tons of fall colors, ono food, castles, saki, soju and a Read more…


Clown

Something the Fox-watching, #MAGA-crackers seem to have overlooked is that if a president can nullify the 14th Amendment with the stroke of a pen, he or she can do the same to the 2nd. Also, only bozos with law degrees Read more…


2010

Who do we blame for this political quagmire? My hunch is you have to hang a huge chunk of it on the Dems and what happened in 2010. The impact of the failure to get the base out eight years Read more…


Explain to me why…

Heading off to the Continent in a few weeks for some Roman ruins, mulled wine and a few wursts. Explaining to our European friends how things can be so fucked up in this country should be interesting.


Don’t blame the FBI

Blame Mitch McConnell, Don McGahn, Chuck Grassley and the orange thing, but the FBI did as much as their tight constraints allowed. Shame.


Cool Freebee.

Back in 2003 while building Hale Nani, we had a party to celebrate the completion of the slab. For quick party food I picked up several Sub Way sandwiches and as a promo, the food order included the carrier pictured Read more…


Nancy – Fireworks, H&M and fine French food

At the crack of noon (we’re on holiday), Monday, July 13, it was a quick trip from Karlsruhe back to Kandel to pick up our charges, Delaney and Brett, and head to France. Destination for the next four days would Read more…


Canals, castles and barbecue.

It’s been a busy 9 days of touring. On the off chance you’re interested, here’s quick summary: [Note: Photo’s coming, but our Paris Interweb connection is merde.] Sunday, July 5, Amsterdam – The requisite boat tour of Amsterdam’s canal followed Read more…