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February 03, 2009

25 Things About Me (since people keep tagging me on Facebook)

So you want to know 25 random things about me?  Here goes:

  1. I am technically a native of the DC/MD area since I was born at Walter Reed.
  2. I have never traveled out of the country, but would like to in the near future.
  3. I have kept my weight between 180-190 lbs for the last ten years.
  4. I hate driving in DC, I try to plan my activities around access to Metro stops.
  5. I rarely pay full price for clothing, I have no shame in shopping the clearance racks for what I want.
  6. I still drive the same car I've been driving since high school, because I take very good care of it.
  7. I have two piercings.
  8. I have traveled to every region of the US except the deep south.
  9. I have ridden 97 different roller coasters.
  10. My favorite food is pizza.
  11. I never really followed any one football team until I became a Ravens fan in 2006.
  12. When I was younger our family had a pot bellied pig for a pet.
  13. I was a competitive swimmer when I was younger.
  14. I was in Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) in high school and qualified and competed at their national competition in 2000.
  15. I don't keep in touch with anyone from high school, only from college.
  16. I hated the taste of coffee until about 2 years ago.
  17. It is my dream to have season tickets for the Baltimore Ravens.
  18. I eventually want to have kids, I've been told I'd make a good father.
  19. I think this is the first time I've really done a meme on this blog since starting it in 2007.
  20. I didn't consider myself very attractive until about a year ago.
  21. I am a sucker for facial hair.
  22. I love tigers, I think they're beautiful animals.
  23. I prefer dogs over cats.  If I had my choice on the dog to own I would want either a Welsh Corgi or a German Shepherd
  24. I prefer a home-cooked meal to going out to eat.
  25. I never expected to like computer programming when I started my degree in college.