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When Did I Become Thirty?
or "Wait, there are people who were born in 1994?!"
What happened today? 
21st-Apr-2010 01:01 am
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  • 13:01 The best part about this year's divisional series on TBS is that @conanobrien's mug is gonna be plastered everywhere for his new show. #
  • 14:43 @BretErnst "You know your job sucks when you hate people just for coming in" YES! So true. Great special, sir. #
  • 15:34 Ask me anything formspring.me/TheSalzerEffect #
  • 17:29 Does anyone know how to post a protected tweet via text? DM me. #
  • 19:34 Chick at supercuts had a subtle way of reminding me of my bald spot... Recommend the hair growth shampoo and say, 'you'd really like it.' #
  • 22:00 @frankenroc Damn! #
  • 22:26 @KeithOlbermann What did I tell you about forcing people to watch your show? #
  • 22:32 BTW, @keitholbermann, where did "Be there, Aloha" come from? #
  • 22:38 Apparently @MangoRoadMusic re-tweets ANY post that contains the word Aloha...that's...friggin weird. #
  • 22:48 @_jennifertracy Did you know that dolphins are just gay sharks? #
  • 22:55 This is the first time I've watched Price is Right in SD since the changeover. Stupid marathon. #
  • 22:56 @segal_8 I'm not buying your t-shirt... #
  • 23:03 So far, in SD, I've already mistaken the gender of one of the contestants. #
  • 23:51 @screamqueendaff Sorry to hear about your injury tonight, best wishes for a speedy recovery. #
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22nd-Apr-2010 12:59 pm (UTC) - "Be There. Aloha."
Ah, yes, from KO's brighter days.

Seriously, I know what you're asking about. When he anchored "SportsCenter", he would often read promos of upcoming live telecasts of football, hockey, etc. He would sometimes finish reading the promo with, "Be there. Aloha."

It's a tribute to classic promos of "Hawaii Five-O" when reruns entered syndication. The "Five-O" promo would start with a Jack Lord introductory voiceover -- followed by scenes from the upcoming rerun. Jack would then tag out with the line -- wait for it -- "Be there. Aloha."
23rd-Apr-2010 05:29 am (UTC) - Re: "Be There. Aloha."
K that makes sense. I always hear it on the podcast and re-run episodes of Countdown, it cuts to a graphic just before he tosses to Rachel Maddow and he says "Tune in every night at 8 Eastern for the live edition of Countdown. Be there, Aloha" or something to that effect.
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