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Entries from April 20th, 2002

April 20th, 2002 by Ryan Ozawa · No Comments · Miscellaneous

As if I wasn’t busy enough. What was I thinking? I should never have started. Next thing I know, I couldn’t back out, and I couldn’t not finish before I left for Kuala Lumpur. I wonder if this is my subconscious’ way of dealing with my oft-explained fear of flying? (If so, I wonder if […]

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April 11th, 2002 by Ryan Ozawa · Comments Off · Miscellaneous

Monday, April 29 UA 827 Departs Honolulu (HNL) April 29 at 10:20 a.m. – Time: 8 hrs., 5 mins. UA 827 Arrives Narita (NRT) April 30 at 1:25 p.m. (6:25 p.m. April 29 HST) – Time: 4 hrs., 30 mins. UA 897 Departs Narita (NRT) April 30 at 5:55 p.m. (10:55 p.m. April 29 HST) […]

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April 6th, 2002 by Ryan Ozawa · No Comments · Miscellaneous

Peril of Parenting #2215: It’s 11:43 a.m. on a lazy Saturday, and my daughter Katie has now, for the sixth time, run up to my wife’s computer and played the same song (“Spread A Little Aloha” by The Mana`o Company). Even a cute song like that can drive you up the wall after the third […]

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April 3rd, 2002 by Ryan Ozawa · No Comments · Miscellaneous

Fascinating. A local prank (unleashed on the islands in 1959) made the list of the Top Ten April Fool’s Day Hoaxes of All Time. Dubbed the “Hawaiian Tax Refund,” the announcement (made by an unnamed radio station) claimed that all Hawaii residents would get their entire income tax for the previous year back from Uncle […]

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