Wednesday, March 14, 2007


Tagged by Shabby Doll.

A- Available or single? No.
B- Best friend? Pam
C- Cake or pie? Cheese cake – it’s part cake, it’s part pie, and it’s all good.
D- Drink of choice? Beer IPA (Bell’s Two Hearted or Summit’s IPA) or an Arnold Palmer.
E- Essential item? iPod on a road trip or a long flight.
F- Favorite color? Blue.
G- Gummi bears or worms? Bears.
H- Hometown? Rockford, IL.
I- Indulgence? White Sox games.
J- January or February? January…started dating Pam in January and it just has an optimistic element – you come out of the holiday swirl to realize the days are getting longer.
K- Kids/pets and names? Daughter: Fi, 9.5 months. Cat: Oliver, 10.5 years. Dog: Baxter, 7 years.
L- Life is incomplete without…? Conversations about pop culture and politics.
M- Marriage date or other important anniversary? July 27, 2002. (marriage)
N- Number of siblings? One brother.
O- Oranges or apples? Oranges all the way. It might be close until you bring in juice factor -- game, set, match.
P- Phobias/Fears? Genuphobia.
Q- Favorite quote? The complete Lee Elia tirade from April of 1983, or a slightly modified version of Paul Newman in Slap Shot "Fuck him. He's an ape. I knew it would piss the shit out of him."

R- Reasons to smile? Late night, slap-happy conversations with Pam…especially the ones that involve the (clearly human attempt at) the sound fx of a phone hanging up followed by a dial tone; and bizzaro conversations with friends at the 'dog.
S- Season? Fall.
T- Tag 3 people? Kyle (if he still posts), Abe Lincoln (if he still posts) and The Bacon Patriot (if he still posts).
U- Unknown fact about you? I shot a man in Reno, just to watch him die.
V- Vegetable you hate? My friends will laugh because sometimes I seem a bit picky about food. Not really, there are just a few items that make me want to vomit, but they’re not vegetables – I hate olives (a fruit), basil (an herb), and hazel nuts (a nut).
W-Worst habit? Thinking out loud.
X- Xrays you’ve had? Head, wrist, fingers, ankles, foot, teeth, jaw, collar bone, chest.
Y- Your favorite foods? Most anything that is spicy and/or goes well with beer – Buffalo wings, pizza, Vindaloo, Polish or Ukranian Sausage. Non-beer-related elements include French Toast, cheese cake.
Z- Zodiac? Aries. Very, very, Aries.