This TV special was a tribute to Rap Reiplinger, one of Hawaii’s brightest and brilliant comedians. To this day, many of his comedy skits, jokes, and even comedic songs live on in parodies, commercial jingles, and most of all the hearts of those of us who loved his work. Hell, before I came to know who he … Continue Reading “Rap’s Aloha”
I came across a write-up of the history of original video arcade games, the days long before home consoles, the other day. I was so amused and entertained going thru all the “firsts” of arcade games. I think the very first one I remember seeing was “Pong”, which was built into a glass… Continue Reading “I remember Asteroids”
Mom has been wanting to have sidewalks built on both sides of her house, especially since grass on each side doesn’t grow well (not enough sunlight underneath the overhang). Today Tony Galang (Arthur’s brother) and his crew came over to start the prep and initial digging. I had to go over with boltcutters… Continue Reading “Mom’s house project”
Our main garage entrance lip has been cracking and chipping away over the years because the rebars inside the concrete are rusting. Personally, I think it’s part of the whole Haseko lawsuit thing where all their first phase development homes are showing foundation cracks because of rusting metal bars and … Continue Reading “Had to do some house repairs”
I don’t know why but every so often when I think back and review many of the teenage memories now getting vague, some of the not so positive flashbacks come embedded with the happy ones. Some I have to mentally wipe off the cobwebs to remember. The good and the bad, the positive and the negative, they all weave… Continue Reading “Darker youthful memories again”
Horns are blaring in more regal form than in Coming to America or any royal kingdom in the world.
Lou and Peaches left the house at about 2am this morning because Peaches’ contractions were getting close and more intense. I think on the way her water broke.
Our first grandchild, our grandson. He arrived.… Continue Reading “Baby Stephan has arrived”