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Entries from August 17th, 2001

August 17th, 2001 by Ryan Ozawa · No Comments · Miscellaneous

Some odd local news to report… First, in the “Duh!” department, local stores are pulling those fun little jelly candies off shelves after two kids in California choked to death on them. On one hand I thought it was ridiculous, but then again, it is marketed toward kids, and you do have to suck the […]

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August 15th, 2001 by Ryan Ozawa · No Comments · Miscellaneous

The Honolulu Advertiser again takes glee in shining its bright lights (?) into the dark musty corners of our local television news market. An article in Sunday’s paper features some familiar insights (KHON tops, KHNL bottom), but at least one great quote – Joe Moore called a pinhead!

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August 2nd, 2001 by Ryan Ozawa · No Comments · Miscellaneous

Now some of these anecdotes are funny — strange things announced on commercial airplanes, courtesy the discussion forums at Airliners.Net. US Airways? “After takeoff, we’ll be dimming the cabin lights to make our flight attendants look more attractive.” And Southwest not only seems to have the best customer service, they also have the best sense […]

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