13, a Meme

via the Norse Goddess, Ms. Karine


mind you, these are random and not necessarily all-time favorites


13 random things I like:


1. Big dopey dogs


2. Reading


3. Literati


4. The smell of rain on hot concrete


5. Random bits of seemingly useless information


6. The Hunt (for things, data, trivia)


7. The ocean


8. Sitting in bed surfing on my wireless laptop


9. Naps


10. Night


11. My Dyson


12. B&B's


13. Vichy showers


12 movies I like:


1. The Breakfast Club


2. High Fidelity


3. A Mighty Wind tied with Best in Show


4. Whale Rider


5. Bowling for Columbine


6. Shrek


7. Chocolat


8. Dogma


9. Being John Malcovich


10. Waking Ned Devine


11. Pleasantville


12. The Talented Mr. Ripley


11 bands/artists I like:


1. Dave Matthews


2. Beastie Boys


3. Lyle Lovett


4. Fountains of Wayne


5. David Wilcox


6. Jim Croce


7. Norah Jones


8. Harry Connick Jr.


9. Sarah McLachlan


10. Lauryn Hill


11. Natalie Merchant


10 things about the physical me:


1. Tall


2. Big Feet


3. One torn pierced ear, one not (gotta love those 80's earrings)


4. Astigmatism


5. Blue Eyes


6. Second toes longer than big toes (sign of intelligence, or so my mother told me)


7. Average weight


8. I can flare my nostrils at will


9. Double-jointed elbows and shoulders (fun at parties)


10. Right-handed


9 good friends:


1. Bob


2. Carol


3. Michelle


4. Janell


5. December Moms (collectively and individually)


6. Maria


7. Kimberly


8. Mark


9. Sisters-in-law


8 foodstuffs/drinks:


1. Red, red wine


2. Iced Tea (NOT sweet)


3. Coke (NOT diet)


4. Heirloom tomatoes


5. Cheese (too many to choose just one)


6. B&J's Chunky Monkey


7. English Toffee


8. Coffee


7 things I wear every day:


1. Glasses


2. Wedding Ring


3. Anniversary Bracelet


4. Sunflower Anklet


5. Second Ring of some sort


6. Clothing of some kind


7. Underwear


6 things that irritate me:


1. Stupidity (although useful for humor, at times)


2. Insomnia


3. Children talking in whining or baby voices


4. Right-wing fanatics


5. Morning


6. Crowds


5 things I touch every day:


1. Bug and Peanut


2. Pooches


3. Bob (when he's in town)


4. Laptop


5. Refrigerator


4 things I watch on TV:


1. CSI's


2. Home improvement shows


3. The Daily Show with John Stewart


4. CNN Headline News


3 celebrities I could fancy:


1. Johnny Depp


2. Dave Matthews


3. Matt Damon


2 people I've kissed:


1. Bob


2. Bug and Peanut (we're counting them as one kid group)


1 wish:


That George Bush not be re-elected in November