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Tiny Island Huge Planet

Tiny Island Huge Planet

By Justin & Patricia Wistinghausen
A podcast by Justin & Tricia Wistinghausen discussing local and national issues from the view of the diminishing middle class living on Kauai. Trailer background music provided by: Ice Flow by Kevin MacLeod Link: License:
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June 9, 2021 COVID-19 UPDATES for Kauai, Hawaii
In this episode Justin discusses the most current rules regarding COVID-19 and Hawaii, more specific to Kauai but rules can be applied across the state as well.  Each county has different requirements, so check with the county you intend to travel to for the most up to date information which can be found at All information can be found at Ice Flow by Kevin MacLeod  Link:  License:
June 10, 2021
COVID-19 / Coronavirus: Life on Kauai, Hawaii.
We discuss the Corona Virus over here on Kauai and throughout the State of Hawaii.  Talk about curfews, checkpoints and more to secure our island from COVID-19 Please see below for links to the items mentioned in todays podcast. JOHN HOPKINS - WORLD MAP - CDC - Locally - PSA Safe Grocery Shopping in COVID-19 Pandemic with Dr. Jeffery VanWingen: Call 24/7 the National Suicide Crisis Lifeline at # 1-800-273-8255 (TALK) Text the word 'ALOHA' to 741741 SPONSOR: RAKUTEN - Ice Flow by Kevin MacLeod Link: License:
March 27, 2020
Democratic Party of Hawaii - Election Process Breakdown: Precinct, District Mtgs & County Convention
Overview of local level Hawaii Democratic Party processes. Precinct meetings, District Council meetings and County Convention elections. Rakuten link:
February 27, 2020
2/26/2020 Updates from Hawaii DOH - COVID-19
These are the updates in regards to the Corona virus aka COVID-19 for the State of Hawaii. Rakuten link:
February 26, 2020
Alternative / Independent Media - Who do we Subscribe, Follow & Listen to Online?
Justin and Patrica talk about main stream media, alternative/independent media, a brief recap by Tricia, as a national delegate to the 2016 DNC, and share which political news channels we recommend and follow. Mint Mobile link: Lume:
February 16, 2020
Kauai - recent events and Safety precautions
In this episode I discuss some recent events and a couple issues that we face as a community over here on Kauai.
February 14, 2020
The initial episode, overcome the fear of the microphone
This was the initial episode to help me become less nervous and more confident in the recording process. I do go over a little about the island of Kauai and a major issue that we had recently!
February 13, 2020