Re-Check My Vital Signs

I was hunting around for a blog entry about a production of Siegfried that Hojo and I saw at some point in 2005 when I stumbled across this, an old-school-email-forward list of fifty-two things about me. It’s been eight years; it’s time for a re-assessment. Let’s go!

  1. What color pants are you wearing right now? Grey sweats
  2. What are you listening to right now? Act Three of Die Walküre
  3. Last person you talked to on the phone? Jenni
  4. Favorite drink? Dark roast coffee
  5. # of siblings? Still none that I know of
  6. Favorite month? September
  7. Favorite food? Cheerios, Hoito pancakes, and mom’s chocolate cake
  8. Favorite day of the year? Christmas Eve
  9. Favorite car? Mine
  10. Can you juggle? No–but I do manage time effectively.
  11. Would you rather read or watch TV? Read while I watch TV
  12. As a homemaker, what job do you hate the most? Mopping the floor
  13. Do you trust the current president enough to re-elect him? I couldn’t re-elect the current president since a, I’m Canadian, and b, he can’t be re-elected anyway. But if a and b weren’t applicable, certainly.
  14. What time do you get up? 7:20am
  15. Gold or silver? The Joe Strummer & the Mescalaros song “Silver & Gold”
  16. What was the last film you saw at the cinema? Django Unchained
  17. What are your favorite TV shows? Sporting events
  18. What did you have for breakfast? Cheerios, a banana, and milk. Lather, rinse, repeat.
  19. Who would you hate to be stuck in a room with? A vengeful clown
  20. What inspires you? The Rocky Mountains
  21. What is your middle name? Nathaniel
  22. Beach, city or country? All of the above
  23. Favorite ice cream flavor? Vanilla
  24. Butter, plain or salted popcorn? Melted butter
  25. Favorite color? Blue
  26. What kind of car do you drive? A 2003 Toyota Echo
  27. Favorite sandwich? Grilled cheese
  28. What characteristics do you dislike? Boringness
  29. Favorite flower? The Soundgarden song “Flower”
  30. If you could go anywhere in the world where would you go? New York
  31. What color is your bathroom? I don’t know! Lemme check. [Checks.] White.
  32. Favorite brand of clothing? Gap
  33. Where would you retire to? Someplace warm
  34. Favorite day of the week? Saturday
  35. What did you do for your last birthday? I can’t actually remember most of it; I do know it ended at a Blue Jays game where, among other things, this happened.
  36. Where were you born? McKellar General Hospital in Thunder Bay, Ontario
  37. Favorite sport to watch? Soccer, with honourable mention to football, baseball, and hockey
  38. Who do you least expect to send this back? No one, since I’m not sending it to anyone per se
  39. What fabric detergent do you use? Tide
  40. Person you expect to send it back first? Again, no one. See what I mean about this being an old-school-email-forward list??
  41. Coke or Pepsi? Coke. Is there a single person on earth who’d answer Pepsi??
  42. Morning person or a night owl? Morning person
  43. What size shoe do you wear? 9 1/2
  44. What do you most like to hear? Good music
  45. What do you least like to hear? Right now? Wagner. But in general, let’s say Pink Floyd.
  46. What profession would you like to have if you did not have your own? NFL quarterback
  47. What profession would you least like to do? Taste-tester for an unenlightened despot
  48. What is your favorite word? Filibuster
  49. What is your least favorite word? See you next Tuesday
  50. What is your favorite swear word? The f-word, because it’s so all-encompassing.
  51. What is your favorite candy? Eye candy
  52. What is your favorite restaurant? The Hoito

Your turn.


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