Do you sleep with your closet doors open or closed?
I live in a loft and there’s only one closet, it’s a big walk-in the size of a small room. The door is never closed.
Do you take the shampoos and conditioner bottles from hotels?
No, but I shave so I don’t need them. 🙂
Do you sleep with your sheets tucked in or out?
Top sheet tucked, comforter not tucked.
Have you stolen a street sign before?
No. You shouldn’t do that.
Do you like to use Post-It notes?
I would not say that is a significant source of joy for me, no.
Do you cut out coupons but then never use them?
I never cut out coupons.
Would you rather be attacked by a big bear or a swarm of bees?
The bee swarm seems a lot more survivable.
Do you have freckles?
Do you always smile for pictures?
I would say I smile mildly.
What is your biggest pet peeve?
Being interrupted when I’m speaking, or when someone I am listening to is interrupted by someone else.
Do you ever count steps when you walk?
No? Why would I do that…?
Have you peed in the woods?
Yes, I have been in the woods before.
Do you chew your pens and pencils?
What size is your bed?
What is your song of the week?
I was figuring out the bass line for Miss You by The Rolling Stones the other night. I like that song, it’s got a cool groove.
Is it OK for guys to wear pink?
I would never.
Do you still watch cartoons?
No, but I might stop and watch if I see a roadrunner cartoon on TV. Those were my favorite.
What do you drink with dinner?
Water or iced tea.
What do you dip a chicken nugget in?
I don’t eat mystery meat.
Were you ever a boy/girl scout?
I was a Cub Scout, but never a Boy Scout.
When was the last time you wrote a letter to someone?
I have a teacher from junior high school that I write paper letters back and forth to. She really made a difference in my life.
Can you change the oil on a car?
Yeah, that’s easy.
Ever gotten a speeding ticket?
Many, but none for many years. I was a sportbike rider…
Ever ran out of gas?
What’s your favorite kind of sandwich?
I like a good Rachel, or Reuben.
Best thing to eat for breakfast?
I usually just eat cereal, but if it were up to me I’d have biscuits and gravy with bacon.
How many languages can you speak?
Only English. My great grandfather spoke Spanish but they intentionally raised their children to be English only, so I never knew a lot. What I did know is pretty much all gone.
Do you have any subscriptions?
Spotify is the only thing I use. H watches every streaming service I think.
Which are better: Legos or Lincoln Logs?
You can’t really do a lot with Lincoln logs, although they make me feel nostalgic for my grandma’s house.
Are you stubborn?
Not at all.
Ever watch soap operas?
No, I am both male and under 70 years old.
Are you afraid of heights?
I would say I like heights, but when hiking up those mountains in Colorado a few years back I was in a few places where there was a few thousand feet of exposure near my feet and it triggered some healthy fear of heights. 😬
Do you sing in the car?
Occasionally, not all that much. Only if I’m alone.
Ever shot a gun?
I’ve done a ton of recreational and target shooting in my life. I have a carry permit (although I never do it) and I’m very good with a pistol. I would like to get into trap shooting, but haven’t done so yet.
Do you think musicals are cheesy?
Is Christmas stressful?
I stress about H’s gifts a lot, and the weather usually makes travel stressful. But Christmas is the best of things.
Occupations you wanted to be when you were little?
Doctor, baseball player, astronaut. Standard stuff for an American boy.
Ever have a déjà vu feeling?
First concert you attended?
Ton Petty and the Heartbreakers, when I was in 7th or 8th grade.
Walmart, Target, or Kmart?
Target is better but I grew up on Walmart and I don’t like how uppity Target people are toward Walmart so I go to Walmart out of spite when I can. But this is Target’s home base so there aren’t many Walmarts here.
Nike or Adidas?
Adidas all day.
Cheetos or Fritos?
Can you curl your tongue?
In some ways?
Have you ever cried because you were so happy?
Far more than from sadness.
Own any record albums?
Yeah, I have a turntable and 20 or 30 records now.
Own a record player?
Ever been in love?
A few times.
Ever won a contest?
I won some Chiefs tickets once. Nothing too major…
Do you miss anyone right now?
My pre-quarantine self.
Last updated May 15, 2020