Archive for July, 2010

amazing decorations at the tom wedding

July 31, 2010

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Elephant getting down with “When Doves Cry” at the @rrmobile IntelliGo Launch Party!

July 29, 2010

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Where In Hawaii is Edward Sugimoto? – July 28, 2010

July 28, 2010

Wow, only 33 comments for last week’s WIH. Sad yeah?

Everyone I see tells me my pics are too hard though, so I’m hoping that that’s the reason, and not that they/you are getting bored with me. Ahahaha!

So for this week, I made um slightly easier (at least I think so), and I gave you two options again. Woo hoo! More chances to win! Gooooo getum!


Points for…
(Picture #1)
* General area?: 1/2 point
* Road(s) Near by: 1/2 point each
* Closest Bar?: 1/2 point
* Closest Restaurant?: 1 point
* Month photo was taken?: 1/2 point
* Day of the month photo was taken?: 1/2 point
* Year photo was taken?: 1/2 point
* Exact time photo was taken?: 2 points
* Google Street View Link?: 1 point

Pick-cha Numbah 1
Where In Hawaii is Edward Sugimoto? - July 28, 2010
Where In Hawaii is Edward Sugimoto? – July 28, 2010

(Picture #2)
* Name of building?: 1 point
* General area?: 1/2 point
* Color of Car Driving in Front of Photo?: 1 point
* Make of Car Driving in Front of Photo?: 1 point
* Model of Car Driving in Front of Photo?: 1 point
* Month photo was taken?: 1/2 point
* Day of the month photo was taken?: 1/2 point
* Year photo was taken?: 1/2 point
* Exact time photo was taken?: 2 points
* Google Street View Link?: 1 point

Pick-cha Numbah 2
Where In Hawaii is Edward Sugimoto? - July 28, 2010
Where In Hawaii is Edward Sugimoto? – July 28, 2010

Hint: Home Sweet Hawaii! 8)


Last Week’s Results:
Human Hawaiian Encyclopedia (aka Bruddah Takeshi) went to town again last week when he picked up 3 and a half points. Paco scooped a point and a half, while che, tweetpeep22 and Alman68 all added a half point to their name. Big ups to kesh, Pacs, cheche, tp and Almond!

Da “Where In Hawaii” Winnahz Circle (Round 2)!

* Wanna see the results from round 1? It’s all right here!

Da Leadahboard (Round 2)!

  • 16.5 – Takeshi
  • 07.0 – Masako
  • 04.5 – AlMan68
  • 03.0 – kickerbear
  • 02.5 – pink lady, bB
  • 02.0 – Paco
  • 01.0 – che, 9th Island Cuz, rayboyjr
  • 00.5 – tweetpeep22

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– Ed
1st Annual Hawaii Rice Fest
1st Annual Hawaii Rice Fest

Waterfront at Aloha Tower Marketplace
September 11, 2010 @ 12pm-8pm
For more Info: RiceFest.com / Twitter / Facebook
To RSVP: Twtvite / Facebook Event

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Have a happy VH07V Wednesday y’all! 😛 Don’t forget to post your guesses below!

Fun Day Monday: Memorization Tactics

July 26, 2010

Gooooooood morning yo! Yep, it’s Fun Day Monday and your boy is here to post once again. Two Mondays in a row now? Miracle ain’t it?

Well, there’s actually a good reason…

Aside from missing y’all very dearly this weekend (as, I’m sure you did me 😛 ), my ugly mug is supposed to be donning the cover of today’s print edition of our wonderful Star Advertiser, bringing a whole new set of readers (well, hopefully) to WWE.

AURIIITE!

So here we be, with an oldie but goodie, Fun Day Monday blog. Dust off your keyboards and comment awayyyy kay!?

A while ago, our friend Rox shared her method of how she remembers her friends’ license plates… She takes the first three letters of the plate and makes a catchy phrase out of it. For example: RBP would be Ronie Brings Peanuts, GVT would be Good Virgin Teacher, and PJN would be PaJama Nighty. Ahahaha! Eh, no ack! I know you do the same! LOL!

And speaking of license plates, let’s not forget about kuya.d‘s now legendary suggestion of VH07V on a previous “Custom Plates” blog (see comment #12)! Huuuu, dat be some history right dea!

VH07V Vanity License Plate
VH07V Vanity License Plate

Anywho, let’s hear some of your memorization tactics. Can be with license plates or anything else. Maybe you can use Michael Scott’s tactics?

http://widget.nbc.com/videos/nbcshort_at.swf?CXNID=1000004.10045NXC&widID=4727a250e66f9723&clipID=994221&showID=22&configXML=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.nbc.com%2Fservice%2Fvideowidget%2Fparams%2FdmlkZW9faWQ9OTk0MjIx%2F&initXML=http://www.nbc.com%2FThe_Office%2Fvideo%2Fepisodes%2Finit.xml?videoId=994221

On a side note, here’s a feel good mini-story: This past weekend, I flew over to Maui to help out at our Road Runner Mobile booth at the Maui Spam Jam. Amongst other things, we were giving away one brand new SpongeBob SquarePants skateboard every hour. There was a cute kid named Jarrett there who signed up early on to try and win one of the skateboards. Hour after hour, he would come back to our booth to see if we had drawn names yet and if the name we had drawn was his. He just would not give up.

As the show started to come to a close, we had one more name left to draw. Jarrett was nowhere to be found. We figured he had either given up or left. Either way, the show had to continue. Bruddah Joel (da man from the Maui’s division) was about to pull the last name, but instead of pulling it himself, he decided to let one of two young girls pull the name. They too had been hanging around the booth for most of the day hoping to win the skateboard.

In an unbelievable twist of fate, the girl pulled Jarrett’s entry!!! Joel and I were floored! Something was in the air… It had to be divine intervention!

Making things more fairytale-like, we found out from Jarrett’s mom that little Jarrett was actually recently hit by a car and has been going through months and months of rehab to get his walking back to form. On top of that he is also an avid collector of skateboards.

WOAH! Talk about chicken skin!

Here’s a shot of Jarrett with his new skateboard (along with Joel).

Jarrett and Joel
Jarrett and Joel

Congrats Jarrett! All the best to you!

K, so once you clear the tears from your eyes 8) , here’s the stuffs you can choose to comment about below if you like:

* What kind of memory tactics do you use?
* Creative words for the 3 letters in your license plate.
* Comments about the clip (above) from The Office.
* Comments about Jarrett or his story.
* Favorite things to do, places to eat, etc., in Maui.
* Comments about fate, and/or how things work out.
* How your weekend was.
* Randomness.
* How you, as a new reader, love me. 😛
* How you, as an old reader, missed me. 😉
* Hijacking topics.
* Anyt’ing and erry-thing.

A-ight peeps. Have a great last week of July!

P.S. Was good to see bB (again) and meet his wife, and also meet NeedaHobby for the first time IRL! Thanks for coming out to the show! 🙂

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– Ed
1st Annual Hawaii Rice Fest
1st Annual Hawaii Rice Fest

Waterfront at Aloha Tower Marketplace
September 11, 2010 @ 12pm-8pm
For more Info: RiceFest.com / Twitter / Facebook
To RSVP: Twtvite / Facebook Event

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meat juhn and fish juhn from o-bok hana yo

July 25, 2010

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kolohe kai doin’ their thang at the maui spam jam. like the @oceaniccable banner placement? 8)

July 24, 2010

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what da hecka! chicken hekka plate from lau hee booth here at the maui spam jam

July 24, 2010

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Spammy coolin off in the @rrmobile booth! LOL!

July 24, 2010

sausage & mushroom pizza from flatbread company in paia

July 23, 2010

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my pizza being cooked in the wood fired primitive oven at flatbread company in paia

July 23, 2010

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