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Monopoly and Other Board Games

So I heard that Monopoly has updated their iconic game pieces.  Gone is the boot, wheelbarrow, and thimble.  New to the game (literally) is a Tyrannosaurus Rex, a rubber ducky, and a penguin. Growing up...
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Friday 5 – Missing Eateries

Haven’t done a Friday 5 in like, years. What 5 eateries would you like to bring back from small-kid-time?  No shame leave a comment about each one. Here’s my replies; Chicken Alice –...
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Small-Kid Time Snacking

Like most of us MCLers – our parents didn’t have much money.  So the money allocated towards food went just for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.  And if there was a little bit left over –...
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Sidekicks

Batman and Robin Rocky & Bullwinkle Checkers & Pogo Princess Knight & Choppy Xena & Gabrielle Mr. Roarke & Tattoo Garfield & Odie Maxwell Smart & Agent-99 The Brady Bunch...
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Late Night Eats

Okay, I saw this Wall Street Journal article that states “Americans eat 554 million Jack-In-The-Box tacos a year – and no one knows why”.  That’s 1,055 a minute! That got me...
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Vegas, Baby!

  Ahh, Las Vegas.  Hawaii’s ninth island.  Where all the Hawaii folks go hoping to get lucky. Ever wonder why Hawaii folks are drawn to Vegas like termites to a light?  Is it for the fun?  Or...
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Kung Hee Fat Choy – All Things Chinese

Happy Chinese New Year and welcome to the year of the Rooster. Let’s use this celebration to talk about All Things Chinese.  It could be from foods, entertainment, traditions, kung fu, celebrities,...
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Spotlight On… Local Gold Music

Yeah, I borrowed the “Local Gold” term from Hawaii’s Cool Gold 107.9 radio station. In the early 70’s, local music consisted mostly of Hawaiian music.  Hui Ohana, Keola and Kapono...
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