The Maui Newshttp://www.mauinews.comTop Blogsen-usTue, 1 Dec 2015 07:31:24 EDTTue, 1 Dec 2015 07:31:24 EDT is prison for? comes this idea that prison is only for nonviolent offenders? Every week someone comes into the tool shop to tell me his tools were stolen (sometimes along with his truck sometimes just the tools).Sat, 28 Nov 2015 14:34:23 EDTDeath score: rightwing bigots 3; Syrian refugees 0;-Syrian-refugees-0.htmlAccording to early reports. <P> I went shopping for a Christmas tree today. There were Air Police patrolling the tree lot armed with M16s and automatic pistols. I did not feel safe.Fri, 27 Nov 2015 21:25:47 EDTBiscuit Tortoni a heavy Thanksgiving feast of creamed vegetables, dressing, etc., finishing with a heavy dessert (pumpkin pie, pecan pie) seems like a poor idea.Thu, 26 Nov 2015 15:11:07 EDTJesse, Kats Miho, James Sato and Sumo on Maui,-Kats-Miho,-James-Sato-and-Sumo-on-Maui.html<p>In pre-Pacific War Maui, two sports dominated plantation camp life: baseball and sumo. <p> Baseball today continues in various Maui schools, but there is no longer the fierce rivalry of baseball teams on Maui.Sun, 22 Nov 2015 22:54:48 EDTSyria's Gordian knot's-Gordian-knot.htmlThe Washington Post's David Ignatius has a piece on getting the factions in Syria to agree to a cease-fire, as prelude to a breakup of monolithic Syria into a "more federal" system of cantons.Sat, 21 Nov 2015 17:01:09 EDT