Where In Hawaii is Edward Sugimoto? - June 30, 2010

June 30th, 2010
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Yep, thought I'd be shmall kine mean and torture you with some "Extreeeeeeme Close up" action for our WIH photo this week.

Howevah...

I do have a slightly sensitive bone in my body, so I sprinkled in a "hint pic" for a split second for y'all.

You're welcome! Hehe!

So let's get this party started... (riiiight!)


Points for...
* Exact Name of this thang?: 2 points
* Name of location?: 1 point
* General area?: 1/2 point
* Month photo was taken?: 1/2 point
* Day photo was taken?: 1/2 point
* Year photo was taken?: 1/2 point
* Google Street View Link?: 1 point

Where In Hawaii is Edward Sugimoto? - June 30, 2010
Where In Hawaii is Edward Sugimoto? - June 30, 2010

Hint: It ain't the Goodyear Man. :P


Last Week's Results:
Masako picked up 1 and a half more points while Takeshi scooped a point with his Google Map link last week. I'm starting to sound like a broken record yeah? Where's da rest of y'all at? :P

Da "Where In Hawaii" Winnahz Circle (Round 2)!

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

Da Leadahboard (Round 2)!

  • 08.0 - Takeshi
  • 05.0 - Masako
  • 01.0 - 9th Island Cuz, rayboyjr
  • 00.5 - bB

Just a reminder, this blog will be up all week on the Star Advertiser's new blog "main" page below.

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("Thank you, I'll be here all week folks..." :P )

That's it for this week. Have a Happy Hump and Where In Hawaii Day y'all! Don't forget to post your guesses below! :)

Hey, just realized that I haven't been able to give some VH07V Friday love to y'all at the bottom of my posts now that I'm on a (kinda/sorta) weekly schedule, soooo.... Happy VH07V Wednesday ahhhh-ight? :)

132 Responses to “Where In Hawaii is Edward Sugimoto? - June 30, 2010”

  1. pink lady:

    Is it like a shrimp dumpling or something?


  2. Paco:

    Hamachi?


  3. Paco:

    Your thumb after getting out of the jacuzzi?


  4. Paco:

    A cuttlefish at the Waikiki Aquarium?


  5. rayboyjr:

    :D :D :D :D :D Good Morning Errr-One :D :D :D :D :D

    ... hey Ed ... haha!!! ... that kind of looks like raw fish ... marlin??? ... well, I don't eat raw fish ... so again ... I am clueless ...

    ... and what's this??? ... Cat's blog today is about poke ... you guys planned this or what??? ... great minds think alike, huh ... what else you have in common??? ... well, she's beautiful ... and you're beautiful-l-l-l-l-l-ly positioned to rake in alot of comments this week, huh? ...

    ... ooh, I know where you are ... here's the Google link ...

    http://maps.google.com/maps?hl=en&q=oceanic+cable+mililani&ie=UTF8&hq=oceanic+cable&hnear=Mililani&ll=21.477631,-158.020563&spn=0,0.009356&t=h&z=17&layer=c&cbll=21.477531,-158.020619&panoid=PuceSCneTTLld0S8zFK70Q&cbp=12,77.41,,1,-2.17

    ... Have a Good One Everyone!!! ...


  6. Rosette:

    oh sure do the torture thing when I got no camera to pause it...if I cna only figure out my son's phone camera........I need hammer here do you really need me to guess with my menopause thing going on!


  7. pink lady:

    chinatown


  8. Rosette:

    exact name dead fish !


  9. Rosette:

    oh 1/2 points

    Month photo was taken?: 1/2 point
    * Day photo was taken?: 1/2 point
    * Year photo was taken?: 1/2 point


  10. pink lady:

    happy day, kaimuki


  11. Takeshi:

    Goodyear man? I thought it was the Michelin man?

    No idea what it is...


  12. Rosette:

    d I have all this stupid camera movie with the stupid computer ....BUT WHEN I NEED IT DO I KNOW HOW TO USE IT....


  13. Kage:

    looks like raw chicken.

    I was going say something else, but this is a family blog.... :)


  14. M:

    Howzit Ed!
    ????????????


  15. che:

    Ok since you mean and I can't make out the pic or hint pic I have to guess Hanamaru. :)
    Looks like some kind of tendons.

    Pucks Alley in Moiliili.

    June 21, 2010


  16. MoOgooGuypAN:

    My guess is sushi from Ninja Sushi Waipio next to Costco and... Goodyear. And you went there June 25, 2010. Abalone sushi.


  17. che:

    MoOgooGuypAN, good one. I didn't know what Goodyear had to do with anything.


  18. bB:

    hamachi sushi


  19. bB:

    hamachi sashimi


  20. pink lady:

    wow where is everyone this week?

    http://maps.google.com/maps?q=pali+lookout+oahu&hl=en&cd=1&ei=Bu0STOTgCai0oASsncmhAQ&ie=UTF8&view=map&ved=0CB4QpQY&hq=pali+lookout+oahu&hnear=&ll=21.366009,-157.794034&spn=0,0.021887&z=16&layer=c&cbll=21.366192,-157.793991&panoid=R65Dha3HgtLlA8aGe9BUbg&cbp=12,26.26,,0,-0.29


  21. pink lady:

    whoops, ignore that last comment i posted.

    http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=&q=Happy+Day+near+Kaimuki,+Honolulu,+HI+street+view&mrt=all&sll=21.285176,-157.799935&sspn=0.008038,0.013497&gl=us&ie=UTF8&hq=Happy+Day&hnear=Pahoa+Ave+%2B+Ocean+View+Dr&ll=21.286775,-157.799935&spn=0,0.026994&t=h&z=15&layer=c&cbll=21.283143,-157.800018&panoid=Dz4xc5FEj_z09fxWT-xzRw&cbp=12,148.07,,0,7.17


  22. masako:

    Tokyo Japan


  23. masako:

    January


  24. masako:

    February


  25. masako:

    March


  26. masako:

    April


  27. masako:

    May


  28. masako:

    June


  29. masako:

    July


  30. masako:

    Aug


  31. masako:

    September


  32. masako:

    October


  33. masako:

    November


  34. masako:

    December


  35. masako:

    Shark Fin


  36. masako:

    2010


  37. masako:

    2009


  38. masako:

    2008


  39. masako:

    2007


  40. masako:

    2006


  41. masako:

    2005


  42. masako:

    2004


  43. masako:

    2003


  44. masako:

    2002


  45. masako:

    2001


  46. masako:

    2000


  47. masako:

    1999


  48. masako:

    1998


  49. masako:

    Manoa


  50. masako:

    University area


  51. masako:

    Kaimuki


  52. masako:

    Aiea


  53. masako:

    Some kind of dim sum


  54. masako:

    Panda cusine on Keeamoku


  55. masako:

    king clam


  56. masako:

    scallops


  57. masako:

    hotate sushi


  58. masako:

    genki sushi


  59. masako:

    sushi sasabune


  60. masako:

    yanagi sushi


  61. masako:

    kabuki


  62. masako:

    hotate sashimi


  63. masako:

    hotate nigiri


  64. masako:

    Monday


  65. masako:

    tuesday


  66. masako:

    wednesday


  67. masako:

    Thursday


  68. masako:

    Friday


  69. masako:

    Saturday


  70. masako:

    Sunday


  71. masako:

    raw scallops for shabu shabu or hotpot


  72. masako:

    imana's


  73. masako:

    mitch's sushi near the aiport


  74. masako:

    Tsukiji fish market


  75. masako:

    lobster sashimi


  76. masako:

    Ameyoko cho


  77. masako:

    Yuzen


  78. masako:

    http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=&q=mitch's+sushi&sll=40.75844,-73.985195&sspn=0.09453,0.154324&ie=UTF8&hq=mitch's+sushi&hnear=&radius=15000&z=3&iwloc=A&layer=c&cbll=21.333992,-157.907843&panoid=KDwbVBPYS7be3NJcBgZY5w&cbp=12,244.69,,0,-4.22


  79. bB:

    hamachi nigiri


  80. tita leerz:

    the fast look was slow enough that i knew was some kind of dim sum. prolly shrimp?

    where? you kidding me, right?!


  81. AlMan68:

    Too hard.... spamers win points on this one...... wah, wahhh, wahhhhhh........


  82. World Wide Ed:

    * 1.pink lady:
    Is it like a shrimp dumpling or something?

    Wow, that was quick. It is pinky, but I'm looking for the actual name of it. Do you know? :)

    * 2.Paco:
    Hamachi?

    Nope, but you're making me hungry now Pacs.

    * 3.Paco:
    Your thumb after getting out of the jacuzzi?

    LOLOLOL! I wish I was rich enough to have a Jacuzzi to make my thumb look like that. :P

    * 4.Paco:
    A cuttlefish at the Waikiki Aquarium?

    And wot I ate um? :P

    * 5.rayboyjr:
    … and what’s this??? … Cat’s blog today is about poke … you guys planned this or what??? … great minds think alike, huh … what else you have in common??? … well, she’s beautiful … and you’re beautiful-l-l-l-l-l-ly positioned to rake in alot of comments this week, huh? …

    Bahahahahaha! Sucka! I AM beautiful beej! LOL! Nah! Yeah, first shave ice, then acai, now she's doing poke. Don't think she ever sees/reads any of my articles. I posted the links to my articles on her blog, but she didn't pass it pass it through. Oh well.

    * 6.Rosette:
    oh sure do the torture thing when I got no camera to pause it…if I cna only figure out my son’s phone camera……..I need hammer here do you really need me to guess with my menopause thing going on!

    LOL!

    * 7.pink lady:
    chinatown

    Nope pinky.

    * 8.Rosette:
    exact name dead fish!

    Close Rosey. Not! ;)

    * 10.pink lady:
    happy day, kaimuki

    Yup, das da one right dea pinky! :)

    * 11.Takeshi:
    Goodyear man? I thought it was the Michelin man?

    Oh yeah kesh! LOL!!!

    * 12.Rosette:
    d I have all this stupid camera movie with the stupid computer ….BUT WHEN I NEED IT DO I KNOW HOW TO USE IT….

    Keep at it Rosey! ;)

    * 13.Kage:
    looks like raw chicken.

    I was going say something else, but this is a family blog….

    LOL! Now I'm curious. :P

    * 14.M:
    Howzit Ed!
    ????????????

    Ahahahaha! Sorry emmz!

    * 15.che:
    Ok since you mean and I can’t make out the pic or hint pic I have to guess Hanamaru.

    LOL! Dammit, I really gotta bust that one out one of these days. Have you been there recently cheche. Not the same as before. :(

    * 16.MoOgooGuypAN:
    My guess is sushi from Ninja Sushi Waipio next to Costco and… Goodyear. And you went there June 25, 2010. Abalone sushi.

    Long time no see MoOgy! Glad to have you back! :) Not ova dea though. :P

    * 17.che:
    MoOgooGuypAN, good one. I didn’t know what Goodyear had to do with anything.

    Haha, OK, I get it now. Yeah, that would've been a good one, had I been that clever. :P

    * 18.bB:
    hamachi sushi

    Mmmmmm!

    * 19.bB:
    hamachi sashimi

    Double mmmmmm!

    * 21.pink lady:
    http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=&q=Happy+Day+near+Kaimuki,+Honolulu,+HI+street+view&mrt=all&sll=21.285176,-157.799935&sspn=0.008038,0.013497&gl=us&ie=UTF8&hq=Happy+Day&hnear=Pahoa+Ave+%2B+Ocean+View+Dr&ll=21.286775,-157.799935&spn=0,0.026994&t=h&z=15&layer=c&cbll=21.283143,-157.800018&panoid=Dz4xc5FEj_z09fxWT-xzRw&cbp=12,148.07,,0,7.17

    Woo hoo! Scoopin' this week ah pinky! Good job!

    * 22.masako:
    Tokyo Japan

    I wish sako! :P

    * 23.masako:
    January

    February

    March

    April

    May

    June

    July

    Aug

    September

    October

    November

    December

    I'm not on the computer with my pics, but one of these are correct. LOL!

    * 35.masako:
    Shark Fin

    Can't be a recent pic then yeah? Hehe!

    * 39.masako:
    2007

    Yup yup!

    * 49.masako:
    Manoa

    University area

    Nopes!

    * 51.masako:
    Kaimuki

    Yep, but pinky got um already.

    * 52.masako:
    Aiea

    Nopes!

    * 53.masako:
    Some kind of dim sum

    Panda cusine on Keeamoku

    king clam

    scallops

    hotate sushi

    genki sushi

    sushi sasabune

    yanagi sushi

    kabuki

    hotate sashimi

    hotate nigiri

    Yes, then no x 10. :P

    * 64.masako:
    Monday

    tuesday

    wednesday

    Thursday

    Friday

    Saturday

    Sunday

    Actually, not day of the week sako, though you gave me a good idea for next week. ;)

    * 71.masako:
    raw scallops for shabu shabu or hotpot

    imana’s

    mitch’s sushi near the aiport

    Tsukiji fish market

    lobster sashimi

    Ameyoko cho

    Yuzen

    Dayum! All good choices!

    * 79.bB:
    hamachi nigiri

    Nopes beeBz but you know me. ;)

    * 80.tita leerz:
    the fast look was slow enough that i knew was some kind of dim sum. prolly shrimp?

    Ho, you get some kinda mega eyes or wot? What's it called though? *evil grin* And get off Facebook already. :P

    * 81.AlMan68:
    Too hard…. spamers win points on this one…… wah, wahhh, wahhhhhh……..

    That just means you're not posting enough JAlman! ;)

    Results so far:

    * Exact Name of this thang?: 2 points (NOBODY YET)
    * Name of location?: 1 point (pink lady #10 - Happy Day Chinese Restaurant)
    * General area?: 1/2 point (pink lady #10 - Kaimuki)
    * Month photo was taken?: 1/2 point (masako)
    * Day photo was taken?: 1/2 point (NOBODY YET)
    * Year photo was taken?: 1/2 point (masako #39 - 2007)
    * Google Street View Link?: 1 point (pink lady #21)


  83. che:

    Ed, I haven't been to Hanamaru recently. I called for reservations last week but they are closed for renovations.


  84. Takeshi:

    pork hash?


  85. Takeshi:

    half moon?


  86. bB:

    shrimp dumpling (ha gow)


  87. bB:

    shumai


  88. masako:

    wow so gotta give the day in numbers? ahhhh this thing tells me I post too fast. ok 1


  89. masako:

    2


  90. masako:

    har gau


  91. masako:

    3


  92. masako:

    4


  93. masako:

    5


  94. masako:

    6


  95. masako:

    spinach gau with shrimp


  96. masako:

    half moon


  97. masako:

    7


  98. masako:

    scallop gau


  99. masako:

    8


  100. masako:

    steamed dried scallops dumplings in soup


  101. masako:

    9


  102. masako:

    seafood chives gau


  103. masako:

    10


  104. masako:

    fun guo


  105. masako:

    11


  106. masako:

    12


  107. masako:

    13


  108. masako:

    14


  109. masako:

    15


  110. masako:

    16


  111. masako:

    look fun


  112. masako:

    17


  113. masako:

    18


  114. masako:

    19


  115. masako:

    20


  116. masako:

    21


  117. masako:

    22


  118. masako:

    sticky rice ball


  119. masako:

    bamboo rice ball


  120. masako:

    23


  121. masako:

    24


  122. masako:

    25


  123. masako:

    26


  124. masako:

    mochi rice ball


  125. masako:

    27


  126. masako:

    28


  127. masako:

    29


  128. masako:

    30


  129. masako:

    31


  130. masako:

    chiu-chau fun guo


  131. kuya.d:

    I am just trying to put a smile on Ed's face by posting this okole kissing comment ... Haha!


  132. World Wide Ed:

    Sorry peeps, been slammed beyond belief. I was just able to queue up tomorrow's blog though and posted da ansahs in dea, but for now, here are some responses and the results as well. Hope your week is going good so far! :)

    * 83.che:
    Ed, I haven’t been to Hanamaru recently. I called for reservations last week but they are closed for renovations.

    I drove by the other week and it looks like they have a new sign outside now. New management perhaps?

    * 85.Takeshi:
    half moon?

    D'oh! So close kesh!

    * 86.bB:
    shrimp dumpling (ha gow)

    Dea heem! I was looking for ha gow/gau. Not sure how you spell it but that's da one. I love love LOOOOOVVVVVVVVVE this dish, just FYI. ;)

    * 131.kuya.d:
    I am just trying to put a smile on Ed’s face by posting this okole kissing comment … Haha!

    Well, well, well. Look what the cat dragged in. Hahaha, nah, nah! Mahaloz for checking in ah dewz. This week's one might be right up your alley (hint: outdoor sport!). 8)

    RESULTS:
    * Exact Name of this thang?: 2 points (bB #86 - Ha Gau)
    * Name of location?: 1 point (pink lady #10 – Happy Day Chinese Restaurant)
    * General area?: 1/2 point (pink lady #10 – Kaimuki)
    * Month photo was taken?: 1/2 point (masako #29 - July)
    * Day photo was taken?: 1/2 point (masako #127 – 29)
    * Year photo was taken?: 1/2 point (masako #39 – 2007)
    * Google Street View Link?: 1 point (pink lady #21)

    Have a good one gang!