Hello from Oahu!

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by Gabu, Jun 17, 2003.

  1. Gabu


    Jan 2, 2001
    Hi guys!

    I am just checking in. I am on a Military Drill so I won't be on regularly, but once in a while I make the trip to a cyber cafe...

    You guys and gals playin' nice? ;)

    Take care all!

  2. Wrong Robot

    Wrong Robot Guest

    Apr 8, 2002
    cool! Eat pineapples, they are delicous.
  3. joel the bass player

    joel the bass player Supporting Member

    Nov 27, 2000
    Omaha, NE
    I've always wanted to go to Hawaii. Maybe someday I'll have enough money. Hope its nice! Don't have too much fun!:D

  4. CS


    Dec 11, 1999
    Take care Gabe
  5. Mike Money

    Mike Money In Memoriam

    Mar 18, 2003
    Bakersfield California
    Avatar Speakers Endorsing Hooligan
    Wouldn't it suck if Oahu just like... sunk?
  6. Oh man...
    I'm tempted to give you some of my friends' phone numbers so you can call them and make them wonder what the hell is going on.
  7. Its alot like So. Cal., but with clearer waters and more ABC stores, isn't it?
  8. Gabu


    Jan 2, 2001
    Hi guys.

    Spank - Let me tell ya, the water is not clearer around pearl harbor... they should change the name to sludge soup.

    Sheep - Hey, let me know if I can be of service. ;)

    Mike - :eek: I hope not, at least not until I get some water wings or something... ;)

    CS - Thanks Chris!

    Joel - Its a great place for tourists. If you like the beach or outdoors there is a lot to do. There are also plenty of bars and clubs for the party animals out there.

    Wrong - They even sell Pineaple at the McDonalds by me.

  9. Sound like you're having fun - enjoy while you can!

    *looking out the window, at the near horizontal rain, wishing to check out the sludge soup analogy....*
  10. Osama_Spears

    Osama_Spears Guest

    Jan 7, 2003
    Water Wings are the worst invention ever...

    Have fun dude...soak up some Ohua or whatever it's called....Ohio? :D

  11. cassanova


    Sep 4, 2000
    Lucky bastid Gabby. Pics, Mama Cass needs to see lots a pics of K-Bay, Pearl, etc.

    Send a semper fi to any of the devil dogs over their ya run into for me, I have a few buds that still might be over there.
  12. Wrong Robot

    Wrong Robot Guest

    Apr 8, 2002
    I'm serious, it must be somthing in the (sic) sludge water, but pineapples are daaaamn tasty in hawaii. I've been to Maui twice, and every pineaple or pineapple based product was yummy.
  13. Thor

    Thor Gold Supporting Member In Memoriam

    You Califfruitians have that down to a science.
    Harvest a tomato 5 weeks early, gas it to make it red, truck it across country, and leave us wondering why all tomatoes taste like sawdust
    except for the ones from New Jersey or the Delmarva peninsula. Locally grown, tree or vine ripened produce will always taste awesome. Mangoes ripe off a tree, awesome! Hawaiian pineapples in Hawaii. In a Supermarket - :spit:

    I hear they have other great cash crops on the Big Island. ;) Very fresh, locally grown!
    El Exigente approves!
  14. Wrong Robot

    Wrong Robot Guest

    Apr 8, 2002
    Yeah I mostly only buy organic fruits and vegies.

    I really can't stand seeing or eating strawberries that are bigger than tomoatoes.
  15. Mike N

    Mike N Missing the old TB Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

    Jan 28, 2001
    Spencerport, New York
    Hang loose and enjoy the pineapples and macadamia nuts.
  16. volumefiend

    volumefiend Guest

    Oct 5, 2002
    Lafayette, CA
    and those hawaiian girls!
  17. Gabu


    Jan 2, 2001
    hehe - I only have eyes for my wifey though! :)
  18. Gabu


    Jan 2, 2001
    Thanks Mike!

    I agree organic is the way to go. Its sad that we have found a way to develop "fast-food farming"...

    I will definately shoot some pix while I am here. I probably won't got out too much though. My wife isn't here so I have spent most of my spare time studying music theory... :eek: ;) Its funny that I have to go so far to do it. But if I am in any proximity to my work at all they just freakin' own me. :(

    Its amazing driving to work though... In some parts of my commute I get a complete canopy of trees. It looks so cool. I can't imagine how beautiful this island was before it was "developed". :spit:
  19. woot

    woot Guest

    Nov 16, 2002
    You need to go check out some places where you can actually see the beauty of Oahu. Lookouts and valleys and such. I've lived on Oahu for all my life, so I guess I've been a bit spoiled with the whole 'beauty' business. I'm moving away to Penn for college though, so I get a trade-off: the city for nature. Some places that people like to go are the Pali Lookout and Tantalus. Just ask some of the people around where to go, they'll know. And go to the beach!

    By the way, mangoes are in season...eat up!
  20. bassmusic808

    bassmusic808 Guest

    Jun 5, 2002
    Honolulu, HI
    Hey! Welcome to Oahu! Not sure how long you are gonna be here, but you are more than welcome to check out my band.


    We've got some dates coming up in July. Have you seen much live music here? Depending on what kind of music you are in to, I'm sure there would be something you'd find interesting on this island!

    Take care..