June 2008

Where In Hawaii is Edward Sugimoto? – June 27, 2008 – ANSWER

June 30, 2008

Now that you’ve had the entire weekend to mull it over, here is da answer: White Plains Beach, Barber’s Point, Kapolei, Hawaii Congrats GumbysHorse, you smarty pants! I think I gotta make um harder next time! 🙂 Have a great week yo!

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Where In Hawaii is Edward Sugimoto? – June 27, 2008

June 27, 2008

Welcome Honolulu Advertiser print readers. Since I’m apparently in the rail promotion area for the print publication today, I thought I’d feature one of my more popular (meaning I get 3 comments instead of the usual 2 😛 ) blogs posts for all y’all new guests. It’s where I mysteriously go to some top secret […]

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Mid-Week BBQ

June 26, 2008

My buddy Tommy and his fiancee Magaret came down from Californ-I-A for our good friend Dicson’s (and Roda’s) wedding. Last night was their last night here, so in true, Hawaii fashion, we threw him a Pau Hana, BBQ style. Here are some scenes from the night. Dics holding it down on the grill. Closeup of […]

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“You Look So Dumb Right Now…”

June 25, 2008

When I first heard Rihanna’s new hit song “Take A Bow” on the radio, I was like, “what the heck is this!? Who starts a song with ‘How about a round of applause’!? This is lame.” *changes channel* Now, I soooo look forward to hearing it (it’s actually pretty catchy too). It just tickles me […]

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What’s the Point of Conditioner?

June 24, 2008

Can somebody tell me what the heck conditioner is for? The great Wikipedia defines Hair Conditioner as “a hair care product that alters the texture and appearance of human hair.” Hah!? Why do I want to alter the texture and appearance of my beautiful locks? I’ve also heard that conditioner softens and makes your hair […]

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Kendall Grove Looks Impressive In Win Over Evan Tanner

June 23, 2008

Local boy Kendall Grove looked impressive in his decision win over former UFC Middleweight champion Evan Tanner in Saturday night’s Ultimate Fighter Team Rampage vs. Team Forrest Finale show. Tanner looked old and defeated while the Maui native was active and aggressive. After the fight, Grove announced that he is opening a gym in Maui […]

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Jesse Taylor Out, Amir Sadollah to Face CB Dollaway in the Ultimate Fighter Finale

June 20, 2008

So I admittedly haven’t been home long enough to sit down and watch back the entire episode of Wednesday’s the Ultimate Fighter show, but my Google Reader told me that the meathead who got eliminated (due to the kicking out of the limo window) was Jesse Taylor. No surprise. What did surprise, yet delight me […]

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Anderson Silva to Fight On FREE TV!

June 19, 2008

It’s official. The fight for MMA supremacy is on like Donkey Kong! The rumors were just confirmed that the UFC has put together a card to be aired on July 19th, the very same night that rival league startup Affliction is to air their Banned card on Pay-Per-View. The card will feature Middleweight Champion Anderson […]

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Boston, Bodies, and Barack Obama

June 18, 2008

There’s been some interesting “B” words in the news as of late. Boston, as in the Boston Celtics… Bodies, like the one in the Bodies Exhibition going on at Ala Moana… and Barack Obama, because, well, he’s always in the news and frankly, I needed a 3rd “B” sounding word to round out my catchy […]

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Wea Dis? – 06/13/08 – Answer

June 17, 2008

And da answer is… Kakaako Waterfront Park! Kakaako Waterfront Park Pretty impressive Coconut Willy!

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Hawaii Real Estate Agents on the Rise

June 16, 2008

Last night, I went home for a Father’s Day dinner with the fam. As soon as I stepped in the door to greet the ‘rents, my dad rushed me. I thought he was coming in for a touching hug, but instead, he greeted me with the Business section of the Advertiser that read “Agents on […]

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Wea Dis? – 06/13/08

June 13, 2008
Wea Dis? - 06/13/08

OK, I’ve finally truncated the grossly extended name of “Where In the World is Edward Sugimoto” to “Wea Dis?” I hope it’s descriptive enough. Basically, the rules are the same. Spock out da zoomed in pict-cha below, guess where in Hawaii it stay, and post your guesses in the comment area below l’dat. I’m auto-posting […]

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Hulkamania Running Wild!

June 12, 2008

What happened to the Hogans? They’re literally falling apart right before our very eyes. First, Hulk Hogan and his wife Linda Bollea stop filming of their hit show “Hogan Knows Best” due to marital issues. Then, son Nick is sent to the slammer after causing an accident that left his friend critically injured. Then, Linda […]

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The King of Online Travel

June 10, 2008

It’s official. I am the King of Online Travel. OK, so it’s a meaningless title cause it’s self proclaimed and nobody really cares, but I just got the sickest deal for a weekend trip to San Jose – that I booked for a good friend’s wedding (Congrats Tom!) – and I just want to gloat […]

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Rockin’ It At Doraku

June 9, 2008

So your boy turned another year older in the 30s block this weekend. Hold the applause (or laughter). To celebrate, the peeps took me out to the new, funky sushi joint in Waikiki called Doraku Sushi. Since this is a blog, I won’t get too into reviewing the place in detail (with all the sake, […]

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Come Meet BJ Penn!

June 5, 2008

In other news, UFC Lightweight Champ BJ Penn will be meeting and greeting his fans around town this Saturday, June 7th. Go down and send him some Aloha at one of the following locations yo! Saturday, June 7, 2008 2:30PM-4PM at Town & Country Surf in Windward Mall 4:30PM-6PM at Town & Country Surf in […]

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Celtics vs. Lakers Returns!

June 5, 2008

Today at 3PM HST on KITV, the Boston Celtics will meet up with the Los Angeles Lakers for a record 11th time in NBA Finals History! Collectively, the two teams have participated in 47 of the 61 championship games! That’s 77% folks. Wowzahs! Since the trade of Pau Gasol to L.A. and Kevin Garnett (and […]

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Obama-Rama

June 4, 2008

Now I know politics is a touchy subject for many so I’ll tread softly on this one. And besides that, you’re probably thinking “What is this mma jokester doing talking about something he barely knows anything about.” Good point. Alls I know is that one of Hawaii’s own, Barack Obama made history yesterday when he […]

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What Happened to Kimbo!?

June 2, 2008

On Saturday, I, oh, only spoke of the biggest night in Mixed Martial Arts history, when MMA finally went prime time to the masses on network television. Problem was, I had a previous engagement (benefit dinner). D’oh! So I set my trusty DVR to record the blessed event, and even recorded half an hour of […]

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Pho Fantasy – A Tour of Hawaii’s Favorite Pho Restaurants

June 1, 2008
Pho Fantasy - A Tour of Hawaii's Favorite Pho Restaurants

One of the greatest things about living in Hawaii is the multi-cultural nature of just about everything. From families to friendships to food, we were born and raised in a place that taught us how to appreciate each other’s differences. Nowhere is that more apparent in the cuisine we consume on a daily basis. Where […]

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