Tag, I’m It

I got tagged by my girlfriend, so I will do my best to fill this thing out.

10 years ago I was…
I was a junior in high school, writing papers for the science symposium at KU, and competing on a national level in my artistic endeavor, calligraphy.

5 years ago I was…
Five years ago I was finishing my two year degree and getting promoted into management. I was known as “Incredipete the Hatchet” as I cleaned out the deadwood in my departments, and changed most of the procedures. It didn’t make me popular, but it did save the company a lot of money, all of which went to lining the pockets of a few high up executives with their golden parachutes.

1 year ago I was…
Finishing my bachelor’s, buying a house, studying for the GMAT, changing careers, and having a nervous breakdown which was complete with doctor visits and perscription drugs. In fact, it was the reason I started blogging, which has ultimately led to my meeting Jenna. Yay.

Yesterday I was…
Scheduling a doctor visit so I could get a catscan of my head. Seriously. I have some serious sinus problems.

5 snacks I enjoy the most:
– Potatoes… any kind of potato except for baked
– Mountain Dew (yes, it’s a snack)
– Russell Stover’s dark chocolate Roman Nougat…. the best and only candy I will eat
– Chocolate ice cream with NO toppings
– Olives. The green ones.

5 songs I know all the words to:
– Anything by Metallica
– Anything by Pearl Jam
– Anything from Bush “Sixteen Stone”
– Anything from Tori Amos “Under the Pink” “Little Earthquakes” and “Boys for Pele”
– Anything by Garth Brooks. Sue me.

5 things I would do with 100 million dollars:
I would make sure my family and Jenna’s were set, then I’d by a yacht and a villa in Italy, and live happily ever after.

5 places ideal for running away to:
– Maui – definitely perfect for a getaway
– Venice – Always wanted to visit Italy
– San Diego – Perfect weather
– Australia – it’s still wilderness
– Alaska – I want to cruise Alaska

5 items you’ll never see me wear:
– Tight shirts
– Bell Bottoms
– Spandex
– Boxers
– Headband

5 best TV shows:
-The West Wing
-The Shield
-World’s Wildest Police Videos

5 biggest joys in life:
– Jenna
– Sleeping in when it rains
– Jenna
– My puppies
– Jenna

5 favOrite toys:
-My keyboard (Yamaha S80)
-My computer (Toshiba Satellite P30)
-My Guitar (Yamaha Acoustic)
-My drums (Yamaha Stage Custom with Sabian AA Studio Cymbols)

I refuse to tag, because I don’t know who’s already done this and who hasn’t. So consider yourself tagged if you haven’t already done this.

  5 comments for “Tag, I’m It

  1. Rik
    August 27, 2005 at 12:05 am

    Pearl Jam, really? Isn’t wierd how, one you get past all of Eddie’s bullshit rants, they are actually a great fucking band?! My friend once called them: “The Greatest Cover Band in the World.” I like you more every day, Incredipete.

  2. August 27, 2005 at 12:25 pm

    Are Pearl Jam still playing?

  3. August 29, 2005 at 8:10 am

    How much longer before your wife arrives in KC?

  4. August 29, 2005 at 10:36 am

    I go to Philly to get her on Saturday. Woot Woot!

  5. Rik
    August 29, 2005 at 5:01 pm

    Coug, yeah, they’re playing in Vancouver this weekend. Vancoover? Vanquever? Whatever.

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