What's the Kennection? #327

A ball-shaped observation tower and the Mavericks' old NBA arena were both named for what part of downtown Dallas?

What name is on the ultra-prestigious Oxford scholarship founded in 1902 by a magnate of British colonial Africa?

Which computer language, once called Oak, now uses a steaming cup of coffee as its logo?

What cocktail is traditionally made from rye, sweet vermouth, and bitters, garnished with a Maraschino cherry?

As 'Moana' fans know, what mythical Polynesian hero wields a great hook called Manaiakalani?

What's the "Kennection"?