What is your chief characteristic?
What do you appreciate most about your friends?
Our mutual disinterest in each other’s day-to-day problems
Who is your favorite fiction character?
Any Tom Robbins character, or one from a Carl Hiaasen novel.
Who is your favorite non-fiction character?
What is the best thing you have ever won?
A kayak race down the Mississippi River
What did your mother always tell you?
“Fair is the weather; fair is the thing you go to in October. Fair isn’t life, so don’t expect it to be.” That and “Find your bliss.”
What is the worst idea you’ve ever had?
Cheap Tequila and Sprite
What is your favorite food?
Anything out at a good restaurant
Which talent would you most like to have?
I would love to be a great cook. I’m incredibly average at the moment.
What movie do you love to watch repeatedly?
What was your most embarrassing moment?
I threw up on a bus once. That was pretty terrible.
What TV show is your guilty pleasure?
ESPN. It’s just mindless enough.
What is the last book you read?
“The River of Doubt”, an account of Theodore Roosevelt’s perilous journey down an uncharted tributary of the Amazon circa 1913.
What is your theme song?
I asked my staff to answer this question, but they couldn’t take me seriously, so how about Van Morrison’s “Full Force Gale”.