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Jack Lord

One of the longest running cop shows is out as a 72-DVD set. “Hawaii Five-0" (1968-1980) lacked the memorable characters of “Columbo" and “Kojak," but boasted the lush scenery and exotic milieu of Honolulu. more

Apr 25, 2017 2:52 PM Home Movies

<p> Whether Kojak or Columbo, most of the TV detectives we remember from the '70s had colorful personalities. They were characters. And then there was McGarrett, the commander of an elite squad in “Hawaii Five-O”a brittle man who strictly adhered.. more

Dec 14, 2011 6:37 PM I Hate Hollywood

“Hawaii 5-0” wasn’t the first detective show set on America’s only island state, but it’s the one that seeped into the water table of pop culture. As recently as Stanley Kubrick’s Eyes Wide Shut, someone referred to the police as 5-0 and somewher.. more

Aug 2, 2010 6:37 PM I Hate Hollywood

For over 20 years, the Milwaukee ensemble Streetlife has been playing its blend of R&B and smooth and contemporary jazz to event and festival crowds around Wisconsin. The recipient of two Wisconsin Area Music Industry awards for their debut... more

Aug 19, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

The oft-observed irony of the Dark Star Orchestra is that the group honors the Grateful Dead, a band renowned for their improvisational spirit, by robbing their music of any improvisation. Instead, this tribute act recreates the Dead’s clas... more

Feb 27, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

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