John Pritchett: Rocket Science - Honolulu Civil Beat


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John Pritchett

John Pritchett is an award-winning cartoonist. He has created artwork in Hawaii for decades, including 20 years at the Honolulu Weekly. See his portfolio on the web at: pritchettcartoons.com. Opinions are the author’s own and do not necessarily reflect Civil Beat’s views.


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About the Author

John Pritchett

John Pritchett is an award-winning cartoonist. He has created artwork in Hawaii for decades, including 20 years at the Honolulu Weekly. See his portfolio on the web at: pritchettcartoons.com. Opinions are the author’s own and do not necessarily reflect Civil Beat’s views.


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I predict either Biden wins by a little or Trump wins by a lot.  The IBD poll was the most accurate last time, all the indicators are shooting up for Trump right now.

Sally · 2 weeks ago

Why not drop the interisland quarantine and allow free access between the islands.  Many of the big hotels willnot be open in October anyway. Open small businesses and have them police their own bars and restaurants asa team.  One screws up that business is permanently closed and is fined $10,000. Business owners will forma posse to police themselves knowing what the result willbe if they default. The era of wrist slapping is over!

6_Pence · 2 weeks ago

We can fill the hotel rooms with long stay remote workers (particularly the younger ones the older ones - those without kids who don't need space or have to worry about Hawaii public education).  The rates charged will be much lower but much less hospitality staff would be needed (lower cost to operate hotel).  Some money is better than none.10M annual tourists before the crisis was far too many - ecologically horrendous and culturally damaging.Restore the Ahupuaas so we can feed ourselves with local sustainable organic fresh food.It's time to move on into our brave new post tourism world.  We'll be fine if we stop being so greedy.

Sally · 2 weeks ago

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