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A humble suggestion
Once upon a time there was a most no class guy — a man of color, good grief — who lived in the White House. He often visited Hawaii, claimed he was born here — big liar — who disturbed an entire neighborhood when he visited. He often went to the Kaneohe Marine Base and worked out, played some basketball and once, he was caught on camera, I saw this, pounding the pavement in a pair of zori’s.
Our new leader President Donald Trump, really put on a show. It must have cost us, the Hawaii taxpayer, a bundle. Which is as it should be.
But, I think, we can do better. Please, whoever the powers that be in our country, insist the Queen, that’s Elizabeth of England, loan him her Golden Coach and a couple pair of Windsor Greys to properly escort him through our city streets.
It’s easy to arrange a separate flight for the coach — and animals and handlers — I know because once I — a proud Republican devotee — flew in a Champion black American Show Shetland, Flash’s Fanfare Sensation, and, in a pony cart, drove him up and down the Spouting Horn Road. That’s class.
But I digress.
At any rate, it behooves the people of this great country to treat our exalted leader, President Donald Trump, in the same fashion.
Please write our leaders in Washington. Also drop a note to the Queen — writ by hand on a lovely card — asking her to comply.
Bettejo Dux, Kalaheo
Appreciate tribute for veterans
This morning (Thursday) the children of St Catherine School put on a program for Veterans Day.
It was wonderful to know that we (the veterans) are remembered in such a fashion.
I would like to thank all teachers, children, and the administration for their thoughtfulness.
It was truly memorable.
Aloha and many mahalos.
Bill Doherty, Kapaa
BJ,Just what we need in this country, more sour grapes. But alas, we are a free country to spew nonesense. Wha purpose & help does this do? All world leaders get this treatment. & it all depends on the country you are in.That is life, except it or stop watching fake news
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