January 2010

Fave Friday – Hawaii Chefs

January 29, 2010

I know, I know, there are not many to choose from, in terms of really well-known chefs from Hawaii. Let’s see, off the top of my head, we got the big dogs like Roy Yamaguchi, Alan Wong, Sam Choy, Russell Siu, Chai Chaowasaree, Chef Mavro (George Mavrothalassitis), etc., and some of the lesser known, but […]

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Where In Hawaii is Edward Sugimoto? – January 27, 2010

January 27, 2010
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LOL! This week’s photo gave me a bit of a chuckle. Beforetime, I went to the beach with my friends and snapped a quick shot of them chillin’ in the sun. Since the resolution on my camera is reasonably decent, I’m able to crop out just a teeny portion of the photo from the background/surrounding […]

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Photography at the Right Angle – Caption Contest (4 of 23)

January 25, 2010

Ho, these 23 caption contests fill up a lot o’ our Mondays yeah? Stay automatic for me, but I gotta try and mix um up somehow for you guys to make things interesting. Hmm… While I marinate on that, please help me congratumalate last week’s co-winners b. and rayboyjr. Their captions were equally funny/entertaining. My […]

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Celebrities Who Could Use Plastic Surgery

January 22, 2010

So the latest gossip these days (or so I hear) is about Heidi Montag’s/Pratt’s plastic surgery craziness, where she apparently underwent 10 surgeries during the fall, completely changing her look. (You can Google it later at your leisure cause it’s probably in the “NSFW” category 😛 ). On that note, the “Fave Friday” topic of […]

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Where In Hawaii is Edward Sugimoto? – January 20, 2010

January 20, 2010
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Woah. Bruddah kuya.d has been on FIYAH lately. He was the first to break the back-to-back stalemate and has gone on to get correct answers 5 weeks in a row now. Along with him, Takeshi collected the second turkey in WIH history while BananaFysh, Coconut Willy, and rayboyjr all went for a lil’ back-to-back action […]

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Photography at the Right Angle – Caption Contest (3 of 23)

January 18, 2010

OK, so these Photography at the Right Angle caption contests have not exactly been errry week as advertised, but I think it’s a-ight. Changes da pace just a little no? But since you’ve been so desperately dying/begging for it (secretly in your deep sleep 😛 ), we be bringin’ it back for the third week. […]

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Pants On the Ground

January 15, 2010

The real title was actually “Fave Friday: Comedians” for dis one, but I just had to… 😉 (see bottom if you have no idea what I’m talking about). In Wednesday’s blog, some of you peeps started talking about old school joints like Gems or Holiday Mart/Daiei, etc., and it made me want to blog about […]

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January 14, 2010

It appears as though this is a common issue for many frustrated Android users out there, so I’m posting what I did – which actually worked! – in the hopes that it will help at least a few of you out. A Little Background: I purchased the Droid on opening day, but never set up my Exchange […]

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Where In Hawaii is Edward Sugimoto? – January 13, 2010

January 13, 2010
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Holy Moley (moley mollllllle!)! We had a full-on points fest last week! Gave away 11.5 in all! ‘Grats to Takeshi (x 2), Coconut Willy (x 2), kuya.d (x 2), rayboyjr (x2), tita leerz, Rosette (YES Rosey!), David In Oregon, and BananaFysh, for earnin’ dem papah! 8) Check out the breakdown below… In the meantime, let’s […]

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Handbook for 2010

January 11, 2010

I know, I know… This ain’t the “Photography at the Right Angle” caption contest we’re supposed to have for the next 20+ Mondays (LOL!), but I thought this was important enough to try and get out in the beginning of the year. Yeah, yeah, it’s already the 11th day into the new year… So sorry […]

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Fave Friday: Slugs

January 8, 2010

Whenever it rains near the crib, these crazy snails and slugs come out of the woodwork to greet me on the slime-filled sidewalk. I always think to myself, how sucky would it be to be a slug. You’re slimy, you’re super slow, you’re gross, nobody likes you, and you melt at the sight of the […]

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Where In Hawaii is Edward Sugimoto? – January 6, 2010

January 6, 2010
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Aloha and welcome to those checkin’ on in via the print world promo. Hope my ugly mug on today’s front page didn’t scare you too much. 😛 Then again, you’re here so maybe it enticed you. Haha, I keed. Welcome, welcome! To the rest of y’all, it’s the first WIH (Where In Hawaii) contest of […]

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Photography at the Right Angle – Caption Contest (2 of 23)

January 4, 2010

OK, so it’s been a few weeks since our first week for the “Photography at the Right Angle” caption contest, but hey, it was the holiday season. Cut me some slack yo. 😉 Speaking of which, HAPPY NEW YEAR err-one! Didja get to spend QT with your loved ones? I hope so! BTW, mahalos to […]

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Poke Paradise – Experiencing the Best Poke Around Hawaii – Part I

January 1, 2010
Poke Paradise - Experiencing the Best Poke Around Hawaii - Part I

 Part I | Part II | Part III | Part IV | Part V I gotta admit… One of the perks of working on these “best of” pieces is the eating. I’m lucky enough to grind some of the most onolicious foods Hawaii’s got to offer and live to write about it. This month, I’m covering […]

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Ship’s Ahoy! – Experiencing an Alaskan Cruise for the Very First Time – Part IV

January 1, 2010
Ship’s Ahoy! – Experiencing an Alaskan Cruise for the Very First Time – Part IV

Part I | Part II | Part III | Part IV We’re down to our final three days on this whirlwind vacay. One in Ketchikan, one in Victoria, and the final in downtown Seattle after de-boarding. Three left of our seven days on sea. Guess we should hurr’up and make the most of what’s left […]

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