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Review: ‘Aloha Rodeo’ doesn’t lasso all the facts in lively paniolo tales

  • COURTESY WILLIAM MORROW

    “Aloha Rodeo” is three stories in one, written by David Wolman and Julian Smith. Unfortunately there are some significant errors of fact, and enough odd interpretations of Hawaiian history, to make their narrative less then 100% reliable.

The story of how three paniolo from the Big Island went to the Frontier Days rodeo in Cheyenne, Wyo., and beat the best that the mainland had to offer, never gets old. Read more

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