Weekdays 5:30am – 10am
Are you from around the Bellingham area? Seattle, originally. Bellingham since 1980.
Hometown: I was born in Seattle, but Bellingham is home.
Siblings: Two brothers: One in Alaska, one in Colorado.
Graduate of: Fife High School (aka “Cow Pie High”). Western Washington University. Strategies in Excellence Series from Excellence NW.
Favorite movies: The Princess Bride, Apollo 13, Raising Arizona, Little Miss Sunshine, Being John Malkovich, Defending Your Life, E.T., Farris Beuller’s Day Off, Memento, Good Will Hunting, American Beauty, The Shawshank Redemption, Gladiator, The King of Masks, Secondhand Lions, O Brother Where Art Thou?, Hands on a Hard Body, Stripes and all the Harry Potter movies.
Favorite TV shows: Breaking Bad, Idol, Survivor (yeah, I still watch ‘em), The Office.
My American idol: Paul Simon – my all-time favorite artist.
Best pizza: Deep dish, sausage, mushroom and pineapple. Mmmm.
I wish I had mom’s recipe for: Barbecued spare ribs. They’re country style ribs, slow cooked in the oven in an amazing lemon barbecue sauce and my mother can get me to do anything just by suggesting she might make them. Dang they’re good.
Magazines I subscribe to: Newsweek, Men’s Health and Consumer Reports.
One thing nobody would ever guess about me: I have walked on hot, burning coals.
What’s in your Netflix queue right now? Ah… if only I could remember my password.
Guilty pleasures: My Xbox, naps, Hershey’s with Almonds.
Do you complete your own taxes? If by “complete” you mean get the pile of papers together and give it to Lew the tax guy, then yes.
First record you ever bought? Jim Croce, “Life and Times”
How often do you exercise? At least 4 times a week. Starting tomorrow. (Maybe the day after.)
How many countries have you visited? Canada, Mexico, Costa Rica, The Netherlands, Italy, England, Ireland, Russia, Chile and Argentina. Ten.
Most unusual habit: Ewwww. I can’t tell you that. Gross!
Things most people would never guess about you: I have an IQ of 214.
Some web sites I like:
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