Apparently, an eighteen-hour blackout, which we didn't even know about because we spent Friday night at the awesome Manago Hotel with no television, and we didn't bother to get a newspaper, thus making us apparently the only residents of the state who are not following the President-elect's vacation on a play-by-play level. My parents, six thousand miles away, knew that O'ahu was blacked out, because it meant that Obama was blacked out, and that earned it national coverage.
I feel a little badly for the guy. Is it really necessary to report that he bought a shave ice? Honestly, it would be more newsworthy if he DIDN'T buy a shave ice.