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  • Breathtaking Pic From Hawaii Shows Not One, But Two Rare Sky Phenomena

    02/26/2021 7:51:07 AM PST · by Red Badger · 22 replies
    https://www.sciencealert.com ^ | 26 FEBRUARY 2021 | AYLIN WOODWARD, BUSINESS INSIDER
    (International Gemini Observatory/NOIRLab/NSF/AURA/A. Smith) ============================================================ In a stormy Hawaiian sky in July 2017, streaks of red and blue lightning seemed to meet above a bed of white light. Cameras on the Gemini North telescope at the Gemini Observatory in Mauna Kea snapped a stunning picture of the multi-colored light show. The National Optical-Infrared Astronomy Research Laboratory (NOIRLab) released the photo on Wednesday as its "image of the week". The lightning in the image "appears so otherworldly that it looks like it must be a special effect," NOIRLab said. It also published a zoomable version. These colorful lightning phenomena are aptly...
  • Hawaii 1st to receive new warships that pull onto beaches

    02/23/2021 3:07:08 PM PST · by cba123 · 43 replies
    HONOLULU (AP) - A new class of U.S. Navy vessel is expected to be deployed for the first time in Hawaii as part of a sweeping force redesign. The Light Amphibious Warship can pull onto beaches and costs between $100 million and $130 million, the Honolulu Star-Advertiser reported. (Please see link for full article)
  • CBS Eyes Fourth NCIS Series; Latest Spinoff Would Be Set in Hawaii

    02/16/2021 4:48:00 PM PST · by EdnaMode · 48 replies
    TV Line ^ | February 16, 2021 | Michael Ausiello
    CBS is looking to expand the NCIS franchise outside the contiguous United States. TVLine has learned that the Eye network is in the early stages of developing a new iteration of NCIS, this one set in Hawaii. This would mark CBS’ third NCIS spinoff and the fourth NCIS series overall, joining the Mark Harmon-headlined mothership, NCIS: Los Angeles and NCIS: New Orleans. A CBS spokesperson declined to comment for this story. Prior to the franchise’s newest entry, NCIS: New Orleans, launching in 2014, CBS was developing NCIS: Red, an offshoot centering on a mobile anti-terrorist unit dubbed the Red Team....
  • Robert Bigelow Opens up about AAWSAP, the Tic Tac incident, weird events on Skinwalker Ranch, the connection to consciousness

    01/25/2021 4:46:57 PM PST · by RoosterRedux · 26 replies
    Aerospace entrepreneur Robert Bigelow made a cryptic announcement in September 2008 in a radio interview with George Knapp. Bigelow revealed that he had just created BAASS, a subsidiary of Bigelow Aerospace, and that BAASS had entered into a partnership with an unnamed entity to study the UFO mystery and related phenomena. The public didn’t know it at the time, but one week earlier, Bigelow had signed a contract with the Defense Intelligence Agency to carry out an investigation under the umbrella of AAWSAP, the Advanced Aerospace Weapons Systems Application Program. The impetus for the program had occurred a year earlier...
  • Democrat Tulsi Gabbard Demands Biden Denounce ‘Domestic Terror’ Bill For Targeting Trump Supporters Along With ‘Half of the Country’

    01/26/2021 8:13:22 AM PST · by rustyweiss74 · 36 replies
    MenRec ^ | 01/26/21 | Rusty
    Former presidential candidate and Democratic Rep. Tulsi Gabbard slammed a ‘domestic terror’ bill proposed by Adam Schiff, saying it would target “half of the country,” and called on President Biden to denounce such efforts. The Domestic Terrorism Prevention Act of 2021 was introduced in the House last week following mostly peaceful protests in the U.S. Capitol that got out of control. Democrats, in response to the rioting that took place, are seeking to expand the definition of domestic terrorism, according to Real Clear Politics. Gabbard (HI), in an interview with Fox News Primetime with host Brian Kilmeade, called the bill...
  • DEPT. OF HOMELAND SECURITY $1.6m for Hawaii Bad Asses PROTECT D.C. THROUGH INAUGURATION!!!

    01/19/2021 11:19:15 AM PST · by EBH · 31 replies
    TMZ ^ | 1/18/2021
    Uncle Sam is looking far and wide for some of the best muscle money can buy to help guard the nation's capital through Joe Biden's inauguration -- and it looks the feds found some ... in the Aloha State. TMZ has obtained federal procurement docs that show the Dept. of Homeland Security recently awarded a private security company called Hana Industries Inc. a $1.6 million contract for protective services, effective now until the very end of the month. According to the paperwork ... Hana's protective security officers will be standing watch in the capital and surrounding areas. The move to...
  • Nextrush Unplugged: Ten Months Of Tyranny Distracted By Politics, Mike Pence's Tyranny Task Force, MLK Today

    01/16/2021 6:34:19 PM PST · by Nextrush · 16 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 1/16/2021 | Nextrush/Self
    Day 307 of the Dictatorship of COVID-19, Day 307 of America and the World Held Hostage... Well there you have it "Playboy's Theme" reminding me of the gretest smear being dropped these days against Patriots, Trump Supporters, Anti-Lockdown, Anti-Vaccine people... Washington DC Under Martial Law Fear Of Revolution No I'm Not Talking About Today I'm Talking About August 28, 1963. Facebook and Twitter weren't there to censor Dr. Martin Luther King but the US Justice Department was running the show. The US Park Service sound system would switch to music if anyone said the wrong thing... God Bless President Donald...
  • The greenies' tales about Hawaii's vanishing beaches miss one important fact

    01/04/2021 6:19:54 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 9 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 01/04/2021 | Andrea Widburg
    The greenies have a new battle in the "war on climate change." They want to rid the world of sea walls. Sea walls are barriers that property owners put on the waterside of the beach to protect their property from encroaching waves. According to the environmentalists, though, sea walls exacerbate the way anthropogenic climate change and the resulting rise of the sea destroy beachfront property. I'm sure this a fine theory, except for the part about anthropogenic climate change causing the sea to rise.In fact, as this article from Watts Up With That explains with tremendous clarity, any sea level...
  • Barack Obama Relaxes as Michelle Obama Does All the Work and Muscles Through Christmas Kayak Trip in Hawaii

    12/24/2020 10:45:39 AM PST · by bitt · 99 replies
    GATEWAY PUNDIT ^ | 12/24/2020 | Christina Laila
    The Obamas traveled to Hawaii for a Christmas vacation as they told Americans to stay home. The Obamas are staying in their ‘winter White House’ in Hawaii for a month according to the Daily Mail. The two were spotted kayaking at Kailua Bay on Tuesday and Michelle was sitting in front of the kayak doing all the work. Puny Barack Obama sat in the back of the kayak and just went along for the ride as Michelle muscled through.
  • Michelle does all the hard work as she and buff-looking Barack enjoy Xmas kayak trip in Hawaii (quarantine?)

    12/24/2020 7:38:15 AM PST · by SJackson · 134 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 12-23-20 | Jennifer Smith
    It takes two, baby! Michelle does all the hard work as she and buff-looking Barack enjoy Xmas kayak trip in Hawaii Barack and Michelle Obama are warming up for the holidays in Hawaii, where they were pictured on Tuesday soaking up the sun in some colorful swimwear as they kayaked together in the ocean. The pair were photographed in the water at Kailua Bay, a stone's throw from Plantation Estate, their 'winter White House' which they rented over the holidays when Barack was in office. Sporty Michelle appeared to be putting in most of the work while her former President...
  • New Eruption Begins At Kilauea Volcano on the Big Island of Hawaii

    12/21/2020 5:52:31 AM PST · by Texan4Life · 20 replies
    Hawaii News Now ^ | 12-20-2020 | HNN Staff
    Around 9:30 p.m. HST - Officials report the start of the eruption at Halemaumau Crater.
  • Oracle’s Larry Ellison Says He Has Moved to Hawaii, Fleeing California

    12/14/2020 2:34:03 PM PST · by lasereye · 33 replies
    Yahoo ^ | December 14, 2020 | Nico Grant and Sophie Alexander
    Oracle Corp. co-founder Larry Ellison said he has moved his primary residence to Hawaii, becoming the latest Silicon Valley executive to depart the state where they built their fortunes. Ellison, the world’s 11th-wealthiest person, notified his staff Monday of the move. Recode first reported the executive’s decision, which followed Oracle’s announcement Friday that it had shifted the company’s headquarters to Austin, Texas, from Redwood City, California. “I’ve received a number of inquiries about whether or not I will be moving to Texas,” Ellison wrote in a memo to Oracle’s employees. “The answer is no. I’ve moved to the State of...
  • In “Staggering” Conspiracy, Former Police Chief, Prosecutor, and Police Officers Sentenced for Framing an Innocent Man with a Crime

    12/07/2020 9:06:20 AM PST · by ransomnote · 24 replies
    justice.gov ^ | December 2, 2020 | U.S. Attorney’s Office Southern District of California
    Special Attorneys Michael Wheat (619) 546-8437, Joseph Orabona (619) 546-7951, Janaki Chopra (619) 546-8817, and Colin McDonald (619) 546-9144NEWS RELEASE SUMMARY – December 2, 2020HONOLULU, Hawaii – Former Honolulu Police Chief Louis Kealoha and his wife, former Honolulu prosecutor Katherine Kealoha, were sentenced in federal court this week to 84 months and 156 months in prison, respectively, for a range of criminal conduct, including framing their relative with a crime to conceal their own fraud. Additionally, the Kealohas’ co-conspirators, former Honolulu police officers Derek Wayne Hahn and Minh-Hung “Bobby” Nguyen, received 42 months and 54 months, respectively, for their involvement...
  • How To Decide A Very Close Election For Presidential Electors (Hawaii flipped from Nixon to Kennedy on DECEMBER 27th!)

    12/06/2020 5:11:12 PM PST · by TrumpRedJoe · 15 replies
    Take Care Blog ^ | 10/20/20 | Jason Harrow
    On November 8, the final unofficial vote total showed Kennedy winning Hawaii by 102 votes with 92,193 votes against Nixon's 92,091 votes. However, Nixon was declared the winner after more absentee ballots came in increasing his margin to 141 on November 17. On December 2, a recount of 37 precincts was ordered by Circuit Court Judge Ronald B. Jamieson and later ordered more precincts to be recounted. On December 16, Kennedy overtook Nixon in the popular vote and on December 27, Jamieson ruled that Kennedy had won by 115 votes. However, Governor William F. Quinn had signed the certificate giving...
  • Couple with coronavirus arrested after boarding San Francisco flight to Hawaii

    12/02/2020 1:14:57 PM PST · by BenLurkin · 58 replies
    ktla ^ | 12/02/2020
    The couple, from Wailua, Kauai, was arrested Sunday on suspicion of reckless endangerment after getting on a flight traveling from San Francisco to Lihue. Kauai police said the man and woman, both age 46, knew they had tested positive for the virus and placed other passengers on the flight in “danger of death.”
  • Merry Christmas, Hawaii: U.S. Missile Defenses Just Improved

    12/02/2020 8:25:46 AM PST · by Kaslin · 6 replies
    Townhall. com ^ | December 2, 2020 | Austin Bay
    Hawaii can rest a bit easier this Christmas, thanks to another successful Missile Defense Agency anti-ballistic missile test. On Nov. 16, an SM-3 Block IIA (SM3) missile fired by a U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer, the USS John Finn, destroyed an "ICBM-representative target" as it plunged toward Hawaii. The SM3 is a kinetic interceptor, hit to kill. Its November kill was exo-atmospheric -- in near space. The target missile had physical characteristics similar to North Korea's advanced ICBMs (intercontinental ballistic missiles). Launched from a site in the western Pacific, its flight trajectory mimicked a Nork shot at the Hawaiian Islands. Anyone...
  • Oceanfront property tied to Obama granted exemption from Hawaii’s environmental laws

    11/18/2020 1:27:14 PM PST · by LeoWindhorse · 53 replies
    Honolulu Star Advertiser ^ | 11/18/2020 | Sophie Cocke
    Officials in Honolulu have granted the developers of a luxury, oceanfront estate tied to Barack Obama a major exemption from environmental laws designed to protect Hawaii’s beaches. The shoreline permit, issued by Honolulu’s Department of Planning and Permitting on Monday, clears the way for the controversial multimillion dollar renovation of a century-old seawall in the heavily Native Hawaiian community of Waimanalo. Under state and county laws, such projects are typically banned. Scientists and environmental experts say seawalls are the primary cause of beach loss throughout the state, and officials expect older ones to fall into obsolescence. But the property owners,...
  • EXCLUSIVE: Twitter's Jack Dorsey and a shirtless Sean Penn take a walk on the beach in Hawaii after testy few months for tech CEO who faced ouster bid, accusations of censorship and Senate grilling

    11/12/2020 6:57:47 PM PST · by RummyChick · 59 replies
    dm ^ | 11/12/2020 | fruen
    Twitter's Jack Dorsey enjoyed walk on the beach in Hawaii with a shirtless Sean Penn Tuesday, enjoying a break with friends after a testy few months for the tech CEO. Dorsey, 43, appeared relaxed as he spent the day with the actor, 60, and Israeli venture capitalist Vivi Nevo, 59. In pictures obtained exclusively by DailyMail.com all three men can be seen strolling along the sands in their shorts. Dorsey opted to keep his shirt on while Penn and Nevo went shirtless. Onlookers say all three men arrived after lunchtime on Tuesday before all leaving together a few hours later.
  • Statewide mask mandate could mean immediate fines for violators

    11/05/2020 10:36:58 PM PST · by kaehurowing · 32 replies
    KHON2 News ^ | November 5, 2020 | Manolo Morales
    Statewide mask mandate could mean immediate fines for violators HONOLULU (KHON2) — As the state moves toward passing a statewide mask mandate, there’s also a push to change the law so that violators are issued a fine on the spot rather than having to appear in court. State Attorney General Clare Connors says that it would be easier to enforce the mask mandate if law enforcers can issue a fine to violators right away, similar to a parking violation. But that means the state legislature has to change the law, either through a special session or next year’s legislative session....
  • Will Hawaii's emergency lockdowns ever be declared illegal in court?

    10/31/2020 3:12:28 PM PDT · by Jyotishi · 19 replies
    Hawaii Free Press ^ | October 26, 2020 | Grassroot Institute
    The state Constitution says emergency proclamations expire after 60 days, but Hawaii now is in its eighth month of lockdown. Groups nationwide have filed lawsuits against the coronavirus emergency orders declared by their governors. Some have been successful. But what about Hawaii, whose governor just yesterday extended his state-of-emergency proclamation by another month, till the end of November? Can Hawaii’s seemingly interminable state lockdown, first ordered in March, ever be overturned in court? The Grassroot Institute webinar held Friday, Oct. 23, discussed the trends of lawsuits across the nation and whether they offer any hope for Hawaii. Our special guests...