Four things meme

Okay, I’m waiting for TiVo to record enough of the Tampa/Washington playoff game so I can watch it commercial free. Just enough time for a meme, courtesy of Michael Bérubé.

Four Jobs You’ve Had

1. Paper boy
2. Dishwasher
3. Data entry clerk
4. Professional blogger (announcement coming shortly!)

Four Movies You Could Watch Over and Over

1. Star Wars (I can’t believe I can still stand that movie!)
2. Did I mention that other than Star Wars, I really can’t stand watching the same movie more than once?

Four Places You’ve Lived

1. Seattle, Washington
2. Chicago, Illinois
3. New York, New York
4. Davidson, North Carolina. And that’s it, unless you count Bronx and Manhattan as two separate places.

Four TV Shows You Love to Watch

1. The Daily Show
2. The Colbert Report
3. I watch way too much TV, but I’m getting sick of all the other shows

Four Places You’ve Been on Vacation

1. Dauphin Island, Alabama
2. Twisp, Washington
3. Carhenge, Alliance, Nebraska
4. Kingussie, Scotland

Four Blogs You Visit Daily

1. The Whatever (John Scalzi)
2. Hit and Run (Reason Magazine)
3. Conversational Reading (Scott Esposito)
4. Political Animal (Kevin Drum)

Four of Your Favorite Foods

1. Pizza, Chicago style, preferably from The Medici, but the stuff Greta makes comes pretty damned close
2. Chicken enchiladas and Spanish rice, based on the recipe I learned as a dishwasher at El Cafe in Seattle, long since run out of business
3. Real French Camembert
4. Saag gosht

Four Places You’d Rather Be

1. Park City, Utah
2. Paris
3. Rome
4. The North Cascades (but not this time of year!)

Four Albums You Can’t Live Without

1. Miles Davis — Cookin’, Relaxin’, Steamin’, and Workin’ with the Miles Davis Quintet (yes, technically this is four albums, but functionally it’s really one)
2. Handel — The Messiah
3. Talking Heads — Sand in the Vaseline (I know, I know, this is a compilation, but if I had to pick just one TH album, this would be it)
4. Billie Holiday — The Commodore Master Takes

Four Vehicles You’ve Owned

1. 1992 Subaru Loyale
2. 1994 Plymouth Voyager
3. 2000 Volkswagen Passat
4. That’s it. Give me a break — I only learned to drive when I was 22, and then I moved to New York!

Four Taggees

1. Anne Fernald (c’mon, Anne don’t you think you’ve vacationed long enough?)
2. Scott Esposito
3. Doug Hoffman
4. Jason Kottke. As if.

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2 Responses to Four things meme

  1. Anne says:

    Ok, ok–This’ll be fun! (Just for a preview, we’re all Subaru owners, its seems….)

  2. Pingback: Word Munger » El Cafe-style enchiladas

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