Thursday, February 02, 2006
The Four Meme
Y'all know how to do memes. This one looked fun and harmless. :-) Answer in the comments and on yer own blogs, if you feel like it.
Four jobs you've had in your life: Watermelon hoer. Gospel radio deejay. Truck stop attendant. Texas dancehall bouncer.
Four movies you could watch over and over: Red Dawn. High Noon. Casablanca. The Cowboys.
Four television shows you love: The Dick Van Dyke Show. Friends. M*A*S*H.
Four places you have lived: Sequoyah County, OK. Stillwater, OK. Washington, DC. Wichita Falls, TX.
Four places you have been on vacation: Washington, DC., New Orleans. Dallas-Fort Worth. Colorado-Wyoming-South Dakota-Montana.
Four places you'd rather be right now: This is how pathetic I’ve become: At 9:37 p.m. on a Thursday night, considering all else, I can think of no place I’d rather be than home, and damn near in bed.
Four websites you visit every day: Google, Blogspot, Bitch, Ph.D., 4 Rows Back.
Four Movies: Shawshank Redemption, Rocky (the original), Patton, A Christmas Story
Four TV shows: Magnum, P.I.; The Wonder Years; Seinfeld; According to Jim
Four places I've lived: Palatka, FL; Gainesville, FL; Ft. Lauderdale, FL; Marianna, FL
Four Vacation Spots: Biloxi, MS; A path that followed the march of General Lee's Army of Northern Va, culminating in a stop at Gettysburg; Charleston, SC; Washington, D.C.
Four places I'd rather be right now: A duck blind, A tree stand, on the river with pole in hand, sitting on my tractor turning over some ground for my garden
Four websites: ESPN, CNN, The Belmont Club, World History Blog
Four movies: The Natural, A Room With a View, Hero (the one directed by Zhan Yimou), Howl's Flying Castle.
Four TV shows: MASH, StarTrek TNG, Twin Peaks, Firefly.
Four places lived: Missouri, Montana, West Virginia, Oregon.
Four vacations: Hawaii, Alaska, Quebec, Glacier National Park.
Four places to be: Oregon Coast, Glacier National Park, the Library of Congress, Seattle.
Ones I'd add:
Four bands currently listening to: The Wailin' Jennies, Niyaz, The Gypsy Kings, Kitka.
Four books to read again: The Curse of Chalion, Pride & Prejudice, The Hobbit, Fingersmith.
Four Movies I could watch over and over again: "Tombstone," "The Godfather," "Superman" (first Chris Reeve one), "Office Space"
Four TV shows I Love: "King of Queens" (it is absolutely, shockingly, like me and my wife), "Crime Story" (mid-'80s, cops vs. mob, from the guy who did "Miami Vice"), "American Idol," "24"
Four places I've lived: Kenosha, Wis.; Davenport, Iowa; Palm Springs, Calif.; Victoria, Texas.
Four Places I've Been on Vacation: Orlando, Fla.; Tomahawk, Wis.; San Diego, Calif.; Las Vegas, Nev.
Four places I'd rather be right now: A Cubs game, somewhere where they're serving really good cheese, a Billy Joel concert, heaven
Four websites I visit every day: ESPN, TheDrudgeReport, msnbc.com and (dare I say it?) this one.
Four movies you could watch over and over: Serenity, Zulu, Jerimiah Johnson, Blade Runner
Four television shows you love: Northern Exposure, Star Trek :Next Generation, West Wing, Nova
Four places you have lived: Tillman County, OK; Asmara, Eritrea; Washington D.C.,Fullerton Calif.
Four places you have been on vacation: Taos, the Olympic Peninsula, Florida Keys, Islands off Maine.
Four places you'd rather be right now: on a boat cruising the Rhine, on a steam train in the Andes, in a hot air ballon over New Mexico, sitting at a lakeside-sidewalk Cafe' in Zurich having lunch (I'd rather it be Spring though).
Four websites you visit every day: ER's, NYT, Google, eBay
Four jobs I've had in my life: department store clerk, truck stop waitress, greenhouse stockperson, lawyer.
Four movies I could (and do) watch over and over: Apollo 13, A League of Their Own, Father Goose, Raiders of the Lost Ark.
Four television shows I love: I Love Lucy, Sex and the City, West Wing, Nova.
Four places I have lived: Daytona Beach, FL, Denver, CO, Duluth, MN, Alexandria, VA.
Four places I have been on vacation: Grand Canyon, Maroon Bells, Maui, St. Thomas, USVI.
Four places I would rather be right now: Pebble Beach, Augusta National, Torrey Pines, Shinnecock Hills.
Four websites I visit every day: BlondeSense, Redneck Mother, MSNBC, Google.
Four movies you could watch over and over: Animal House. The Jerk. Fletch. Shawshank Redemption.
Four television shows you love: M*A*S*H. Home Improvement. West Wing. CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.
Four places you have lived: Leoti, Kan. Stillwater, OK. Houston. Texarkana, Texas
Four places you have been on vacation: Washington, D.C. Las Vegas. Kansas City-area. Ardmore, Okla.
Four places you'd rather be right now: At home sleeping. At a Chiefs game. At a rodeo. At another rodeo.
Four websites you visit every day: ER's place. Kansas City Star. Google. ProRodeo.com
4 movies: "Cyrano de Bergerac" (1950 version) "O Brother, Where art Thou?" "The Lord of the Rings" trilogy, "On Borrowed Time".
4 TV shows: "Who's Line is it Anyway?" "Andy Griffith", "48 hours" "Law and Order, CI".
4 places I've lived: Wichita, KS, Lubbock, TX, Evansville, IN, Kansas City, KS
4 vacation spots: Xtapa, Mexico; San Juan, Puerto Rico; Nassau, Bahamas; St Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands
4 places I'd rather be right now: In Laura Ingraham's arms; in Ann Coulter's arms; in Bo Derek's arms; in Lara Flynn Boyle's arms.
(not necessarily in that order)
4 websites: Important stuff...or not; Freedom Eden; Trucker Philosophy; Hammering Sparks from the anvil.
Four movies you could watch over and over: Places in the Heart; Casablanca; High Noon; Back to the Future (any of them).
Four television shows you love: Seinfeld; The Andy Griffith Show; Cheers; Northern Exposure.
Four places you have lived: Austin; Corpus Christi; Amarillo; and Iowa Park. All Texas.
Four places you have been on vacation: Cancun, Mexico; Portland, Oregon; Vicksburg, Miss.; Charleston, S.C.;
Four places you'd rather be right now: Cancun, Mexico; Portland, Oregon; Vicksburg, Miss.; Charleston, S.C. :-)
Four websites you visit every day: ER; Google; mackbrown-texasfootball.com; The Dallas Morning News.
Four Movies: Ever After, The Princess Bride, Undercover Blues (Dennis Quaid), While You Were Sleeping
Four TV shows: 24, House, NCIS, Numbers
Four places I've lived: Huntington Beach, CA; Sutherlin, OR; Heber, Utah; Denver, CO
Four Vacation Spots: Ensenada, Mexico; New Orleans, LA; Harrison, AR; Chicago, IL
Four places I'd rather be right now: A cabin in the mountains, in my craft room, at a movie, on a cruise to Alaska
Four websites: 51313 Harbor Street, Erudite Redneck, Trixie's Home, and Soul Patches. :)
(The unfortunate resulkt of once having been a TV critic)