The geothermal plants….yet more.

I didn't mention this before because I'd sound like an anarchist on top of everything else.  But the people who operate and maintain those geothermal plants – and ALL our power plants – LIVE HERE.  If the plants are being operated unsafely, or are inherently dangerous as built, it's not their choice.  It's the choice […]


Michael Krieger On The Rebirth Of Barter And the Big Island is the epicenter of barter according to antifaschistishe Sat, 04/28/2012 – 11:50 | 2382269 Antifaschistische What's in my wallet?  Cash.   It's not the time for those of us who know what's coming to start trading washing machines for gasoline.   It's time for us […]

County Council meeting redux.

I put up with all of that email from people saying I need to learn Hawaiian history…that I am condescending…that the people responding to my comments are smarter than I think they are.   No they aren't.   I going to tell you why, and you won't be able to argue with it.  What happened […]

Well, shit.

If I still had a few acquaintances before today, most of them disappeared in the shitstorm.  But ALL those council members have districts.  And ALL of those districts have more than 300 people.  And after having to sit through hours of that, they are all going home – especially if they had to drive back to Kona […]