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Zombie States – Hawaii Is No. 6

Zombie States – Hawaii Is No. 6

Although Halloween is over for this year, various ghosts and ghouls remain to haunt our society. Those include “Zombie States.” Zombie States are states that are financially “dead” but are somehow shambling on, through a combination of hiding significant liabilities...

How the Tin Ear Overreach Hurts Us All

How the Tin Ear Overreach Hurts Us All

It is a grade school commonplace that there is a pendulum swing back and forth between the political Right and Left.  Personally, I think a little back-and-forth is both good and inevitable, but it would be better if the swings were less violent.  What can provoke...