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B.J. Penn, UFC lightweight champion and CNN correspondent

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In the wake of the devastating earthquake in Chile, the world is on tsunami watch. Hawaii is on alert, getting ready for a possible tsunami. Who should CNN turn to for trusted information in this frightening time?

UFC lightweight champion B.J. Penn, of course.

The 24-hour news network used the live feed from to keep an eye on Hilo Bay. They also spoke with Penn, a lifelong and proud Hawaiian, who gave his own view of the impending storm. He mentioned that he and his family and friends are up on a cliff, safe from the water.

For more information on how to help those affected by the Chilean earthquake, click here.

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