Monday, July 28, 2008

Second Guess


1. I played Lady Diana Spencer in a school pageant to mark the wedding of Charles & Di. - Catherine
2. This female was so shy as a child, she would burst into tears every time a teacher asked her to answer a question in front of the class. - Debbie
3. My nickname in highschool was "take a toke Toker" - Petra
4. I took Scottish highland dancing for 3 lessons, until it became clear you couldn't get the awesome little strappy dancing shoes right away, so I quit that shit. I was 6. - Grumpus
5. As a child I always thought it would be wonderful to have dimples in my cheeks. - Catherine
6. I spent the first 18 years of my life living in the same small town. - Caroline
7. Tequila makes me run around my yard naked - Petra
8. I would trade the rest of my life to be a sparrow for. just. one. DAY!!!!! - Grumpus
9. I have a freckle on one big toe. - Chica
10. I bite my toenails and occasionally chew them. - Claire
11. I cry every time I watch Last of the Mohicans. - Claire
12. I can hold my breath under water for 2 minutes. I practice in the bathtub and in the summer, at the beach. You have to do this where there are no lifeguards though. They don't like it! - Caroline
13. I cannot ride a bicycle. - Catherine
14. Pink was my favorite color as a child. Everything had to be pink. I must have overdone things because I hate it now. - Sheila
15. Tulips are my favorite flower - A.

Bonus: Peanut butter = Ettarose

20 comments:

  1. I submitted only one fact, but the other fact could have been me too. *sigh* how I wish I could go back to those days sometimes. :D

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  2. Morning! I am finally back after an interesting weekend.

    Max, do you want to know now how many you got right?

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  3. Not bad at all. I submitted only one fact though. I think I'm allowed tell you that much.

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  4. @canucklehead - who you calling handsome?

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  5. Caroline, give me until Noon my time to grade me. I am still doing last minute shuffling and thinking. Two hours from now. 11 your time. Thanks.

    Btw, how many did you say I was allowed to get wrong and still "pass"?

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  6. I can't remember how many I said you could get wrong and still pass... but I will go hunt for that comment now. Trust me not to remember the rules that I set.

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  7. Well, I guess I am already as ready as I will ever be. I wish at least you would have told me how many clues each person gave about themselves. I think I got a few more right, but I probably messed some others up by changing them.

    Did you know I will be in Portland tomorrow? Perhaps I forgot to tell you.

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  8. I did not know that, I assume you mean Portland OR, not Maine... what are you going to be doing here?

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  9. Oh, you corrected a couple from when I first saw the list, but unfortunatley you also changed some from correct to incorrect.

    You still have the same number right now that you did at 9:01am.

    You want me to give you the answers now, or you want to use the last 25 mins to adjust?

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  10. max,

    have you always been an over achiever? Worried about perfection? Perhaps that is why you surround yourself with such perfect ladies.

    I am not sure what rules Caroline set forth, but, I think she would agree with me that you get an "A" for effort. However, I still think you might want to write a guest post or two, even if they never get posted!

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  11. Debbie, I very much agree, he definatley but in a lot of effort to try and get these right. And he is ever so close.

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  12. Oh. I thought you knew. Actually, I am headed to Beaverton, to be more precise. I have an invitation from NIKE management to make a presentation. I have asked them to assign me an assistant. They asked if I had anyone particular in mind. Coincidentally, I did. There is heavy lifting involved. :)

    Should I pass this little test of yours, however, I might be so happy that I cancel my reservations...

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  13. Are you SURE I don't have them all right?

    Just askin'...

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  14. "Ever so close."

    Ah, yes.

    And soon to be much closer...

    :)

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  15. You are ever so funny (and elusive)max.

    15 mins left... then I will let you know which ones you got right. Then if you choose, you can try and figure out the last ... ones... before I give you all the answers.

    :)

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  16. back to my office, I am going to miss the drum roll, DRATS! Bon Chance!

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  17. I think I will do much better the third and last time, after you tell me the ones I got right. It would have been fairer had you done that the first time, though. But I understand "fair" has very little to do with this exercise... :) But I am having fun. And learning, too.

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  18. You are correct, this wasn't necessarily meant to be fair - at least not by your definition of fair..

    but I shall post what you had right in just a moment.

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