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Tuesday, June 2, 2009

Alphabet Meme

Who knew these things were called 'memes?' Anyway...Credit for the giving me the questions goes to Susan in the Psych Ward (http://slmward.blogspot.com/), who apparently got them from Cheaper than Therapy ( http://www.themomjen.com/). Answers are all mine, though.

And awaaaaaay we go!

A
• Are you available? Not in the usual definition associated with this word but friends can contact me anytime
• What is your age? Might as well say 41 (see below)
• What annoys you? More things than can be listed here

B
• Do you know anyone named Billy? Several men and a couple of females (spelled 'ie' of course)
• When is your birthday? June 15 (see above)
• Who is your best friend? Besides my wife, tie between Eric and Tony

C
• What's your favorite candy? Twizzlers followed closely by Milky Ways
• Crush? Other than The Mrs., Kathy Ireland
• When was the last time you cried? Can't remember. Think 1999 when a friend was killed in a motorcycle accident

D
• Do you daydream? ............................Sorry, must have been daydreaming. Uh, yes.
• What's your favorite kind of dog? Lab
• What day of the week is it? Monday

E
• How do you like your eggs? One sunny side up and the other scrambled. Better scramble the right one, too
• Have you ever been in the emergency room? Yep. And, believe me when I tell you Thomas Hospital's ER (Fairhope, AL) is nothing like the ones on TV
• Ever pet an elephant? Does Big Al count?

F
• Do you use fly swatters? Yep, rarely miss, too
• Have you ever used a foghorn? Nope (quoted Foghorn Leghorn several times, though)
• Is there a fan in your room? Not the one I'm currently in

G
• Do you chew gum? Not as often as I used to
• Do you like gummy candies? Only the gummy ones
• Do you like gory movies? Depends on the movie

H
• How are you? Every day God loves me I'm good (which is every day)
• What's your height? 5 foot, 9 inches
• What color is your hair? In my mind - Brown; In pictures and mirrors - Looks brown/gray (has to be the light)

I
• What's your favorite ice cream? Most of them - If I have to narrow it down, Cold Stone's Cookie Doughn't You Want Some
• Have you ever ice skated? Yep
• Ever been in an igloo? Not really - Used to dig snow caves when I lived up north as a kid. Not sure if those count

J
• What's your favorite Jelly Bean? All the spicy ones
• Have you ever heard a really hilarious joke? You betcha
• Do you wear jewelry? Yep. Have a cross necklace, a Trion-Z titanium bracelet, and a bracelet with " GODSTRONG Eph[esians] 6:6-11" on it

K
• Do you know Karate? Only what I learned watching Hong Kong Phooey as a kid
• Have you ever flown a kite? Yep but not very well
• Do you think kangaroos are cute? For the most part

L
• Are you laidback? Prefer the term "Quietly Intense"
• Lions or Tigers? Tigers (ceptin' them from the east side of Alabama)
• Do you like black licorice? Absolutely

M
• Favorite movie as a kid? "Wizard of Oz" - Still one of my favorites
• Ever shopped at Moosejaw? Never heard of it so that would be a no
• Favorite store at the mall? Auntie Anne's Pretzels

N
• Do you have a nickname? Single T
• Whats your favorite number? 2 and 15
• Do you prefer night or day? Depends on what I'm doing. More of a night owl, though

O
• What's your one wish? Safety for my family
• Are you an only child? Nope
• Do you like the color orange? Shirts - yes; Vehicles - no

P
• What are you most paranoid about? Not paranoid about anything. WHAT WAS THAT?!!
• Piercings? Left ear used to be. Closed up several years ago
• Do you know anyone named Penelope? Know several Pennys. Guessing Penelope is their real name but don't really know

Q
• Are you quick to judge people? Yes, but often change my mind after I get to know them
• Do you like Quaker Oats? Not since I had to eat oatmeal in the hospital after getting my tonsils out. UGH!
• Know anyone that makes quilts? Several people

R
• Do you think you're always right? Yes, usually not when talking with my wife, though
• Do you watch reality TV? Yep - Favorite shows - Deadliest Catch, Survivor, Big Brother, Amazing Race, Ice Road Truckers
• Best Rock Band of all time? Depends on the genre - Heavy Metal - Metallica; Hard Rock - Guns N Roses and Def Leppard; Psychadelic Rock - Pink Floyd and Jimi Hendrix; Rock and Roll - The Beatles and Elvis

S
• Do you prefer sun or rain? Sunshine in the fall
• Do you like snow? It's beautiful while it's falling and when it's undisturbed. It's just as ugly when it becomes slush
• What's your favorite season? Deer Huntin'

T
• What time is it? Time, flowing like a river (to the sea) Sorry. 11:15 pm (See? Night owl)
• What time did you wake up? 6:30 a.m.

U
• Can you ride a unicycle? Never tried. Probably could, though
• Do you know anyone with a unibrow? Apparently
• Uncles do you have? (who wrote this question? Yoda?) Yes - 2 by blood; 4 by marriage

V
• What’s the worst vegetable? Eggplant
• Did you ever watch Veggie Tales? When kids were little
• Ever considered being vegan? Believe in the bumper sticker that says: Vegan - Old Indian word for "Bad Hunter". Also, God did not put me at the top of the food chain just to eat salads all the time (See Acts 10:9 - 13)

W
• What's your worst habit? Rubbing my nose
• Do you like water rides? Only the wet ones
• Ever been inside a windmill? If the ones at the mini-golf course count

X
• Have you ever had an x-ray? Unfortunately
• Ever used a Xerox machine? Ditto

Y
• Do you like the color yellow? For the most part
• What year were you born? 1968 - The Year of the Monkey on the Chinese calendar
• Do you yell when you're angry? Depends on how mad I am

Z
• Do you believe in the zodiac? Not really
• What's your zodiac sign? Gemini
• What do you think of when you hear the word Zero? "Saved by Zero" by The Fixx (I think)

Hope you had as much fun reading them as I did answering them.

Have a great day!

3 comments:

  1. Are Eric and Tony gonna duke it out to see who gets the crown??? hahahaha "Quietly Intense".... I love it!!!

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  2. Love your answers...its a fun way to get to know someone

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