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Where In the Hawaii is Edward Sugimoto? – July 18, 2012

July 18, 2012
Where In the Hawaii is Edward Sugimoto? - July 18, 2012

Ummm… Ooohhhkay, so I took a shmall kine hiatus from this blog for the last couple weeks. Did anyone even reconotice? 😛 But actually July 4th was one holiday so technically, I only took one week off. In any case, I apologize if you guys were just dying without your WIH Wednesday fix. Probably all […]

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Sam Sato’s – Dry Mein & More!

April 1, 2012
Sam Sato's - Dry Mein & More!

So this review of the legendary Sam Sato’s on Maui is more than a few years delayed. My bad. I guess it’s shmall kine hahd for this Oahu boy to get around these days, especially with the little one around. But trust… It’s worth the wait! 🙂 Sam Sato’s is a pseudo hole-in-the-wall type eatery, […]

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How Remote DVR Saved My Life

October 28, 2011
How Remote DVR Saved My Life

OK, so the story I’m about to share is not as dramatic as my title suggests, but let’s be honest… for many of us TV fanatics, forgetting to set our DVR to record our favorite show(s) often does seem like life or death. Let’s take a few steps back and talk about what Remote DVR […]

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Updates from Pro Elite MMA – Live!

August 27, 2011

Follow me at @worldwideed for random updates from the Pro Elite MMA event happening right now (Saturday, August 27, 2011)… Enjoy! 🙂 Kendall Grove vs. Joe Riggs @kendallgrovemma wins by guillotine over joe riggs Andrei Arlovski vs. Ray Lopez tko victory for @andreiarlovski Reagan Penn vs. Paul Gardiner Reagan Penn by RNC over Paul Gardiner […]

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An Interview with BJ Penn’s Younger Brother: Reagan Penn [video]

August 25, 2011

I first met Reagan Penn when I flew up to Hilo in May of 2009 to interview his famous brother, beloved MMA legend BJ Penn. We were meeting up at their other brother JD’s house, and Reagan came by on his bicycle after a day at the gym. Fast forward to today. Bruddah is preparing […]

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

May 1, 2010
Poke Paradise - Experiencing the Best Poke Around Hawaii - Part V

Part I | Part II | Part III | Part IV | Part V Local band Island Rhythms pretty much summed it up in their classic hit, “Is This the End?” Is this the end? Are you my friend? It seems to me We are to be free… Over the last 4 months, we’ve been […]

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Fave Friday: Sports

April 9, 2010
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First thing’s first. As an MMA fan, I would be remiss if I did not mention tomorrow’s big UFC card that will showcase two of our very own, local, Hawaii boys: Hilo’s BJ Penn and Maui’s Kendall Grove. Local Boys: Lightweight Champ BJ Penn (left) and Middleweight Contender Kendall Grove (right) Lightweight champ BJ Penn […]

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The Curse of the Murse [Guest Blog by frankie]

March 16, 2010
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by frankie So, the other day The Frankie was rollin’ through the Las Vegas MGM hotel with a gangsta lean and was gobsmacked and mortified by the scene before him… a man carrying his woman’s purse! Full disclosure: The Frankie has been known on occasion to “protect” his wife’s purse for her while she’s, ahem, […]

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Fave Friday: Touristy Thangs

December 11, 2009

Since my friends were in from outta town recently, I decided to take a vacation day the other day and tag along with them as they took care of some errands. We did some local kine stuffs (ate at Shige’s Saimin Stand in Wahiawa, and went to the swap meet), and we also did some […]

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Manswers Monday: Non-Alcoholic Beer

December 7, 2009

OK, folks. Mixin’ it up again and trying something new here. With one of the most entertaining/hilarious shows on TV (at least for me) back for its second season, I thought it’d be fun to do a little Manswers Monday trivia, in honor of Manswers on Spike TV (Oceanic Channel 76 or Digital Channel 559 8) […]

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EATS – Buffalo Wild Wings

July 21, 2009

It’s been a bit since we did a decent food review eh? I guess we can say that a recent trip to the newly opened Buffalo Wild Wings on Ala Moana Boulevard inspired a brutha. Buffalo Wild Wings first opened in Ohio back in 1982. Well, don’t take my word for it. Here’s the story […]

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BJ Penn On Family, Fighting Florian, and the Future

July 1, 2009
BJ Penn On Family, Fighting Florian, and the Future

B.J. Penn. Say it but once and it commands respect. Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last decade or so, the name B.J. Penn is one you’re probably very familiar with. It’s the same name that is revered in Mixed-Martial Arts circles and synonymous with that word “respect”. Best of all, bruddah […]

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BJ Penn Answers Your Questions! [Video]

June 29, 2009

As promised, I took the questions you posted on my “Ask a BJ (Penn)” blog with me to Hilo and had BJ answer them for y’all. I’ve finally had the chance to encode it, uploaded it (to YouTube), annotate it, and publish the puppy for you folks so hurr it is. Enjoy! BJ Penn answers […]

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BJ Penn Interview Recap

June 1, 2009

As some of you may know, dis buggah was lucky enough to have the unbelievable opportunity to fly to Hilo this past weekend to interview Hawaii’s own, BJ Penn. Using Twitter as our base, here’s a recap of the weekend’s activities. What a BLAST! 2:19 PM May 29th – Hilo here I am! LOL! Just […]

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Fun Day Monday: Ask a BJ (Penn)

May 25, 2009

OK, so I think I did it! After months of persistence, I think I’ve finally secured that interview with BJ Penn! Much love JD! Gonna be flying up to Hilo this weekend, but before I do, I wanted to check in with all y’all MMA fans (or fans in general) to see if you had […]

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Happy Birthday to WWE-eeeeee!

April 28, 2009

A year ago to the day, the world was fortunately unfortunately exposed to the mind of me, and I hereby apologize. You see, the peeps at the ’tiser opened thangs up for me in the backend *snicker* and shortly thereafter, the first ever World Wide Ed blog (to the Advertiser community) – simply entitled “Aloooooha!” – […]

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Fun Day Monday – Guess the Nationality

April 6, 2009

A-ight peeps. We be hea again to start your work week right. Here’s a lil’ sumthin’ sumthin’ I got in the mail that made me smile. I hope it helps brighten up your day too. [Side note: all y’all “arse” lovahs out dea (like *cough*kuya.d*cough*) should enjoy dis one]! 🙂 OK, take a good look at […]

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Fun Day Monday: Please Interview…?

March 9, 2009

Last week, y’all went off on the “You Know You’re Local If…” topic. Much love for that! You guys are da bomb! 🙂 It got me thinkin’ though. Thinkin’ that we may have something here with the interactive thang. This week, I’m gonna try a lil’ sumthin’ sumthin’ and, although it probably won’t get as […]

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Survey Thursday – Superbowl Betting Results?

February 5, 2009

* How did you do in your Superbowl bets? Please do not post your losses if it will get you in trouble with the wife/husband/gf/bf/friend/loan shark/parents. *grin* And by no means does this mean I condone betting as a regular activity. Personally, I don’t really like to do big cash bets – especially if it’s […]

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