A Word To Big Island Bloggers

I’ve been writing this blog since 2002, which I’m fairly sure makes me the graybeard among the Big Island’s small blogging family. For what it’s worth, I also was a magazine editor for 7 years (and won a few awards). So I’m going to shake my finger at the trio of Big Island bloggers who have been spending the past week time criticizing each other: Stop it right now. Don’t make me stop this car!

D: You had every right to take those photographs in a public place and you had every right to write what you did. Don’t let anyone tell you differently.

T: As a journalist yourself, you should know to be extra careful about labeling someone’s writing as “irresponsible” on the basis of a differing account coming from a government official.

A: Don’t get caught up between D&T.