Friday, May 23, 2008

The Alphabet Meme

H/T to Nick B., which I "borrowed" from a bulletin he posted on MySpace.

A is for age:
38

B is for burger of choice:
Erm ... it depends on my mood, really.

C is for what kind of car you drive:
2000 Honda Civic

D is for your dog's name:
I haven't any dog.

E is for essential item you use everyday:
glasses (same as Nick)

F is for favorite TV show at the moment:
I don't really watch much TV, but if I happen to (like here in Waikiki, for example), I'll happily watch Ace of Cakes.

G is for favorite game:
I don't really have one.

H is for Hometown:
San Diego, CA

I is for instruments you play:
organ, piano, voice (again, same as Nick, although I tried, but failed, with the guitar)

J is for favorite juice:
orange

K is for whose butt you'd like to kick:
no one in particular

L is for last restaurant you ate at?
Jameson's By The Sea, Hale'iwa, HI

M is for your favorite Muppet:
I don't really have one.

N is for Number of Piercing:
four (two in each ear)

O is for overnight hospital stays:
I don't recall the number ... but the last one may have been when I was my ex-roommate's lab rat back when I was an undergrad at UCSD.

P is for people you were with today:
Rudy, Lori, Lourdes, and Elena

Q is for what you do with your quiet time:
Read

R is for biggest regret:
Sometimes, I think I should not have gone for a Ph.D. in Chemistry, and that I should have been a Music Major and went to San Diego State instead.

S is for status:
hungry ... almost time to wander the streets of Waikiki for food again ...

T is for time you woke up today:
6:30am

U is for what you consider unique:
Poi English Muffins. :-)

V is for vegetable you love:
There are three: gai lan, kangkong, and sitaw. I'm also known for a weakness for baby carrots as well, to which my choristers can attest.

W is for worst habit:
procrastination, procrastination, and procrastination. Oh, did I say procrastination?

X is for x-rays you've had:
The last was on my right foot, when I broke a bone there. You can imagine what it was like trying to play the organ with a cast on the foot ...

Y is for yummy food you ate today:
I took another trip to Yummy Korean Barbeque and had their wonderful meat jun, served with a scoop of rice, seaweed salad, and gai lan.

Z is for zodiac sign:
Virgo

TAG, YOU'RE IT!!! Well ... anyone who reads this who cares to respond is It. Enjoy!

2 comments:

Charles said...

A is for age:
56 for about a month; then 57 on 7/5

B is for burger of choice:
Jalapenos/Bacon/PepperJack cheso

C is for what kind of car you drive:
2006 Dodge Magnum SRT when crusin’;
1992 Saab 900 Cabriolet for mileage.

D is for your dog's name:
I haven't any dog.

E is for essential item you use everyday:
glasses (same as Nick, Lyn)

F is for favorite TV show at the moment:
Original CSI with Peterson as Grissom

G is for favorite game:
Wii bowling/boxing

H is for Hometown:
Visalia, CA/ adopted HT- Oakland, CA

I is for instruments you play:
string/electric basses; guitar; flute; piano sparingly

J is for favorite juice:
grapefruit

K is for whose butt you'd like to kick:
My employer’s, occasionally my own too.

L is for last restaurant you ate at?
LITTLE ITALY, Visalia

M is for your favorite Muppet:
the Swedish Chef, furshta hurda

N is for Number of Piercing:
one in each ear

O is for overnight hospital stays:
Two pediatric eye surgeries; one gastric bypass (since remediated!)

P is for people you were with today:
My lovely bride

Q is for what you do with your quiet time:
Posit the cosmos

R is for biggest regret:
Not having stayed a middle school choral teacher. Didn’t know how good I had it.

S is for status:
Mellow. Very uncharacteristic; should change very shortly

T is for time you woke up today:
5:30am

U is for what you consider unique:
My three grown daughters

V is for vegetable you love:
Lima beans, black eye peas, artichokes, asparagus

W is for worst habit:
feeling constantly guilty about everything

X is for x-rays you've had:
Everywhere, except my naughty bits ...

Y is for yummy food you ate today:
Yet to occur. Did have a sausage biscuit for breakfast.

Z is for zodiac sign:
Cancer

Lyn F. said...

"M is for your favorite Muppet:
the Swedish Chef, furshta hurda"


You and Nick must have similar tastes - he also indicated the Swedish Chef was his favourite (hmmm bork bork bork!)

I'll have to admit to not watching much of the Muppet Show, which is why I couldn't really comment. Too bad the Potter Puppet Pals don't exactly count ...