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Appetizer What is your favorite carnival/amusement park ride? I haven't been to either in years. I'm not big on them. I've never been on a roller coaster either. I use to like the merry go round as a kid. Soup How do you react in uncomfortable social situations? I usually try and excuse myself and run away to be alone or find a friend/ally. Salad On a scale of 1-10 with 10 being highest, how…

Appetizer -Name a great website you would recommend to others. Televisionwithoutpity. Soup - On a scale of 1-10 (with 10 as highest), how often do you dream at night? 10. I'm a dreamer. I even lucid dreamed I was flying in San Francisco this morning. It was fun. Salad - Did you have a pet as a child?  If so, what kind and what was its name? No, I had a couple of goldfish that kept…

Appetizer - Name a funny habit you have. I like to keep my hands warm and close to my body, so I often have one of my hands resting on my stomach for no reason. Soup - If you could instantly know how to play a musical instrument, which one would you pick? The two instruments I have tried and failed: the piano and the violin. Since I have the latter, it gets priority. Salad…

Appetizer - List 3 emotions you experienced this week. Futility. Frustration. Fatigue. Soup - Name a car you’d love to have. I'm a bad driver, but I do know cars even if I don't want to own one: a Mini Cooper. I like Citroens too even though they aren't sold in North America. I actually like the Toyoto Prius as it is a hybrid. Salad - Describe your typical morning routine. I'm a pretty simple…

Appetizer - Tell about a time when you had to be brave. To not go into too much detail, I've had more than one experience wherein friends have been suicidal. Soup - Which upcoming movie are you excited about seeing? I'm excited about a lot of movies. I really want to see Spider-Man 3, but I'm broke so not going to the theatres. Also, Pirates 3, Order of the Phoenix, and later this year The…

Appetizer - Name something you would not want to own. A hummer. Soup - Describe your hair (texture, color, length, etc.). My hair is now past 1/3 down my back and growing steadily. It is layered, and has lightened considerably over the years making it very brown and maroon in the light, but generally "black" from afar. It's think since I have a lot of it and can tangle easily. It's super straight. I can't…

Appetizer - How fast can you type? I haven't measured it in a long time, but I do hit at 100 wpm when I need to and a little over. I think I am always doing 80 wpm at least. Soup - What is your favorite online game? I don't like online game. I get pretty tired of them because I'm not much of a gamer. I like simulation games, but they aren't so popular…

Appetizer - When you were a child, which crayon color was your favorite? Yellow and Purple. Those were my favourite colours as a kid until I started liking blue. Soup- On a scale of 1 to 10 (with 10 being highest), how likely would you be to change jobs if it required you to move? I don't have a job at the moment, but I sorta want to move away. It all depends on moving…

Happy Good Friday! Appetizer - When you travel, which mode of transportation do you prefer? It depends on where I am going, but I'm starting to like the long car rides. Planes are either a hit or a miss for me, but I still find air travel fascinating. I love trains. I'm nerdy like that. Soup - Have you ever met a blogging friend in person? I've only met one friend from online, and I…

Appetizer - What are you proud of? My parents, my family, my friend Sandy, and the things I've gone through and the things I've learned. Soup - What is the best thing you’ve ever won as a prize? I almost never win anything. It sucks. But I was surprised that in my last year of high school, I won a $1000 scholarship for taking this quiz about Canadian Heritage. Salad - Name something you do…

SOURCE Appetizer: Who is your favorite news anchor/reporter? Why? In national Canadian news, Lloyd Roberston. Even though I think CBC is a much better news network overall, CTV has better personalities and it's a little sleeker. I read the news more than I watch it or listen to BBC World Service or RFI podcasts. I also watch The Colbert Report and The Daily Show quite a bit. Soup: Name 3 foods that are currently in…