Monthly Archives: October 2010

James MacArthur, the original Danny Williams, dies at the age of 72

Sad to hear the the original Danno, James MacArthur passed away yesterday.  My fondest memory of him is of him riding the ostrich in Swiss Family Robinson, and he’s had many other roles, but he will be forever remembered as … Continue reading

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“Things We Learned About Hawaii from Hawaii 5-0”, Episode 6, Ko’olauloa

This episode begins at Banzai Pipeline beach up in Pupukea on the North Shore of Oahu.  Sexy Yellow Bikini Kono sits with her friend and mentor Senior Surfer (played by real champion surfer Mark Cunningham) waiting for the perfect wave.  … Continue reading

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CBS orders a full season of Five-0!

CBS orders a full season of Hawaii Five-0!  Locals be prepared for more car chases in Waikiki, ducking bullets at Ala Moana and more trrorists than the CIA’s watch list!

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“Things We Learned About Hawaii From Hawaii 5-0″ Episode 5, Nalowale

“Things We Learned About Hawaii From Hawaii 5-0” episode 5, Nalowale This one is for the Locals… 1) If you have a physician who’s obviously Asian, but with a Jewish last name, of course the dude is going to be … Continue reading

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Tia Carrere as…Wo Fat…?

Local girl and Sacred Hearts Academy graduate Tia Carrere has expressed a desire to play McGarretts’s nemesis and underworld kingpin Wo Fat.  Can it be pulled off?  Possibly.   …Boomer (Battlestar Galactica) and Kono Kalakaua bother were originally male roles, and both played … Continue reading

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“Things We Learned About Hawaii From Hawaii 5-0″ Episode 4, Lanakila

“Things We Learned About Hawaii From Hawaii 5-0″ Episode 4, Lanakila 1) Halawa Correctional Facility houses the greatest criminal minds and escape artists of Hawaii. 2) The north shore of Molokai looks suspiciously like Kualoa Beach/Kaneohe. 3) braddahs still don’t like … Continue reading

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“Things We Learned About Hawaii From Hawaii 5-0″ Episode 3, Malama Ka Aina

Culture Crash I love the fact that the writers try really hard to show Hawaii’s unique cultural aspects…but this time they may have gone too far…  Case in point: the opening of the episode begins at a high school football … Continue reading

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