Career Changers

Movie Biz on North Shore

June 17th, 2015

Waimea Valley is hosting their first Screen on the Green family movie nights, beginning Thurs., June 18 around 7:30 PM following their regular Haleiwa Farmers’ Market from 2 to 7 PM. Pamela Boyar, who co-owns FarmLovers Farmers’s Markets, suggested we make THE GOONIES our first showing. As it happens, this is the 30th Anniversary ofREAD MORE

Diana Ross and Other Milestones

June 10th, 2015

DING-DING-DING! One million and counting — nope, didn’t hit the Megabucks slots jackpot in Vegas, but saw my Career Changers TV YouTube Channel cross the one million views mark this past weekend. In an age when videos of cats jumping in boxes or people dancing around to pop hits easily surpass that number in aREAD MORE

Cemetery Pupu Theater

June 2nd, 2015

Program Alert: The June episode of Career Changers TV premieres Thurs., June 4 at 7:30 PM on Oceanic Cable Channel 12/high def 1012. We’ve got great pieces on the Hawaii Quilt Guild Show, Honolulu Mini Makers Faire, and the humongous Pictures Plus/Plus Interiors plant out at Kapolei. For other days and times, visit www.CareerChangers.TV orREAD MORE

Mad Men, Letterman, Rupert Jee and Me...

May 21st, 2015

I stopped watching David Letterman’s Late Show regularly a long time ago when he seemed to be falling back on stale bits and spending most of the show on digressive grumblings that went nowhere. He wasn’t the quick-witted, anything-goes sardonic young host I grew up with while living in NYC as a bachelor in myREAD MORE

Commercial Interruptions

May 14th, 2015

Before the advent of DVRs, VCRs, and remote controls — or “the clicker” as my wife still refers to it — people had few TV programs to choose from, and would sit through commercials rather than get up and change the channel. Fast forward to modern viewing habits, and it’s evident technology has not onlyREAD MORE

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