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Friday, December 30, 2005
I've been tagged
Apparently this sort of thing is all the rage amongst us bloggerly types-- we're reputatable, but we're still fun-- and tc tagged me in the comments section, so what the hey. Who am I to say "Nay, I am above such foolishness"? Besides, it's kinda interesting:
The meme of four-- complete! Feel free to toss your own answers into the hopper in the comments section if you so feel inclined.
Four jobs you've had in your life: Pizza cook, Group home supervisor, Accounts receivable minion, Librarian/Archivist.
Four movies you could watch over and over: The Godfather, any Monty Python movie, Caddyshack, It's a Wonderful Life
Four places you've lived: Kaukauna, WI; Milwaukee,WI; Pasadena, CA and Racine, WI.
Four TV shows you love to watch: My Name is Earl; NFL football; CSI; Seinfeld (even in reruns).
Four places you've been on vacation: Disneyland/LA, Las Vegas, Door County, WI, and on a cross-country drive from Wisconsin to Los Angeles.
Four websites you visit daily: sportsline.com, instapundit.com, umm... that's about it. I don't even go to those two every day, but more often than any others.
Four of your favorite foods: Cheeseburger and fries, Steak, fresh fruit, and crab.
Four places you'd rather be: In a Bar, watching a major sporting event; On a lake or the ocean; hiking; England.
Four movies you could watch over and over: The Return of the King, Mary Poppins, Father Goose, Rio Bravo
Four places you've lived: (Nick: Get out of Wisconsin!). Camp Verde, Arizona. Arlington, Virginia. Buena Park, California. Baker, Oregon.
Four TV shows you love to watch: Red Dwarf, Smallville, The Mclaughlin Group, Perry Mason.
Four places you've been on vacation: Vacation? What the hell is that? Las Vegas, Nevada; Dusseldorf, Germany; The Hamptons (boring!); a thousand spots in the west camping.
Four websites you visit daily: Drudge report, Freerepublic, World of Warcraft, Libertarian Librarian. (And yahoo mail, but does that count?)
Four of your favorite foods: Mixed nuts, steamed veggies under cheese sauce, Philly cheese steak sandwiches, the Grande Combo plate at Mi Ranchita.
Four places you'd rather be: Watching college football with family, online in World of Warcraft, browsing the AF library, strolling through the tree-lined avenues of the AF cemetery with my wife.
Mixed nuts? That explains so much, John! ;-P
Four jobs you've had in your life: Marine, lumber yard worker, video store manager, data/information analyst
Four movies you could watch over and over: Full Metal Jacket, Strange Brew, Animal House, Patton
Four places you've lived: Green Bay, WI; Milwaukee,WI; Oceanside, CA; Minneapolis, MN
Four TV shows you love to watch: Rescue Me, Good Eats, NFL football, NHL hockey
Four places you've been on vacation: London, England; Barcelona, Spain; New York, NY; Lake Mille Lacs, MN
Four websites you visit daily: U.S. Central Command Website, DoD Official Website, Powerline Blog, Libertarian Librarian Blog
Four of your favorite foods: Grilled steak; grilled pork chops; fried chicken; cheese, broccoli, hash brown casserole
Four places you'd rather be: Lambeau Field, Xcel Energy Center, playing with my daughter, back in the Corps
McDonalds (fries, burgers, chedder melts!!)
Famous Footwear, Waiter at the Chancery, Molecular Biologist (WI, Iowa, CT)
Holy Grail, Princess Bride, Dodgeball, Die Hard
4 places I have lived:
West Allis WI, Milwaukee WI, Iowa City IA, Old Lyme/Groton CT.
4 TV shows:
24, lost, The Daily Show, PTI
4 vactions (adult vacations only):
Puerto Vallart, Puerto Rico, Nunavut, Block Island
Vikingundergound.us, ESPN, My Yahoo, JSonline.com
Black Cherries, that chinese food across the street from Alex and Troys when they lived above that Tai resturant on 3rd... Although this is gone forever it will live in legends retold for generation to come, after hours Gyros and Altheneian chicken from Oakland Gyros, the Filet mignon, any desert and unique Gin gimlets from Garbos in Puerto Vallarta
4 places you would rather be:
Puerto Vallarta, Block Island, Skiing In Tahoe (didn't qualify as a vacation as it was for science :) ), on any warm beach.. lets say gilligans island in PR)