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President Obama visits Hawaii -- WELCOME & ALOHA (video: Somewhere Over the Rainbow"

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    President Obama takes a much deserved "vacation" from the worries of the world, to catch up on some golf & the beauty of the ALOHA state.
    Obama was born in Honolulu, Hawaii -- August 4, 1961. SEE the BEAUTY of Hawaii -- & hear some lovely Hawaiian music, to enjoy it with him.

    youtu.be/Z26BvHOD_sg

    About the singer (famous Hawaiian musician & singer): Israel (Izzy) Kamakawiwo'ole
    He was born in Oahu on May 20, 1959, and died in Honolulu, June 26, 1997 -- he died from severe respiratory problems (from obesity) at age 38.
    He became famous in 1993, with the release of the record "Facing Future" containing a medley of the songs "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" and "What a Wonderful World." .The whole day of his funeral, the Hawaiian flag was flown at half mast. His body was laid within the Capitol Bldg in Honolulu, where more than 10,000 people paid tribute to him. Later, his ashes were publicly scattered in the ocean at Makua Beach.

    Izzy was also remembered for being one of the last full-blooded Hawaiians, who was always smiling and optimistic, and was particularly appreciated for the enormous love he felt for his land and his people. He has been gone 17 yrs now, & it is certain that his music will be his immortality.




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    Here is a link that shows some of the beautiful SCENERY I wanted to include (above): Also: (Music "In This Life"): by Izzy Kamakawiwo'ole

    youtu.be/EtnBxuGuvTo

    Just relax, lean back, in whatever snowy region you may live -- & feel the Hawaiian atmosphere Obama grew up in, where several races of people lived,
    grew up together, & all lived in harmony with each other. All people were treated as equals, whether Hawaiian, Japanese, or White. Through all of these years, they had intermingled, intermarried, and there was virtually no distinction between them. (Almost like you would imagine a real Paradise). ALOHA
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    eternal flame Wrote: President Obama takes a much deserved "vacation" from the worries of the world, to catch up on some golf & the beauty of the ALOHA state.
    Obama was born in Honolulu, Hawaii -- August 4, 1961. SEE the BEAUTY of Hawaii -- & hear some lovely Hawaiian music, to enjoy it with him.

    youtu.be/Z26BvHOD_sg

    About the singer (famous Hawaiian musician & singer): Israel (Izzy) Kamakawiwo'ole
    He was born in Oahu on May 20, 1959, and died in Honolulu, June 26, 1997 -- he died from severe respiratory problems (from obesity) at age 38.
    He became famous in 1993, with the release of the record "Facing Future" containing a medley of the songs "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" and "What a Wonderful World." .The whole day of his funeral, the Hawaiian flag was flown at half mast. His body was laid within the Capitol Bldg in Honolulu, where more than 10,000 people paid tribute to him. Later, his ashes were publicly scattered in the ocean at Makua Beach.

    Izzy was also remembered for being one of the last full-blooded Hawaiians, who was always smiling and optimistic, and was particularly appreciated for the enormous love he felt for his land and his people. He has been gone 17 yrs now, & it is certain that his music will be his immortality.




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    Braddah Iz is missed very much by this Hawaiian and thousands of others! Mahalo and Aloha for your loving memories of him! Iz would be honored to receive and entertain a Hawai'i born native who is now the President of the United States, Barrack Obama! Aloha, Malama pono, a hui hou, Braddah Israel Kamakawiwo'ole