Another Lemming…

nother lemming nicked from Jess…

1. What’s your name?: Kate

2. Where are you from?: Sydney, Australia

3. What’s your favorite vegetable?: peas

4. Does coffee suck?: nup, it rox!

5. Who’s the most beautiful (by your definition of “beautiful”)?: my Grandma! She is lovely and kind and a good person

7. Do you like potatoes?: yup

8. Do you wear make-up?: not really, occasionally. I am allergic to most stuff that touches my skin…

9. Sweden or Norway?: who cares?

10. Do you play video games?: lol, yup!

11. What’s your middle name?: Maree

12. Do you have any siblings?: yup

13. Do you get along with them?: chalk and cheese, but we can have fun together sometimes.

14. What’s the last cd you bought?: McLeod’s Daughters 2 CD.

15. What’s the best cd you own?: Any of my Michael Crawford ones.

16. What’s the worst cd you own?: tweezer

17. How old are you?: 27 *eek*

18. What’s more important, love or life?: both, they compliment each other

19. What’s your favorite song?: lots of different ones, but the luckiest by Ben Folds

20. Are you right handed of left?: right

21. Spearmint or peppermint?: peppermint

22. What’s the most comfortable pair of shoes you own?: my colorado’s or my ugg boots!

23. Do you like these surveys?: they are ok, give me something to do

24. What’s your favorite color?: blue

25. What’s your favorite fruit?: passionfruits

26. Is pornography gross or entertaining?: yuk

27. Do you believe that there is a God?: yes.

28. Are you still in school?: If uni counts, then yes.

29. Does AOL suck?: yes!

30. Is punk dead?: ugh…

31. Best band in the world is?: U2

32. Favorite number?: dont have one.

33. What’s your favorite brand of gum?: extra

34. If you could marry anyone in the world, man or woman, celebrity or non-celebrity, living or dead, who would it be?: Patrick Stewart!

35. Why?: cause, he’s sex on legs 😉

36. What are your parents’ names?: Mike and Monica

37. Color or colour?: colour, I can spell kthx.

38. What’s your favorite kind of music?: Irish or Folk

39. Do you wear glasses?: yup

40. Did you enjoy your high school experience?: nup, and I’m not going to my 10 year reunion either so there!

41. Who’s your favorite comedian?: Billy Connolly

42. Who do you wish you could smack in the face?: many people…

43. Was your childhood enjoyable?: in parts, overall yes.

44. What’s your favorite kind of cheese?: I cannot eat dairy cheese, but I am growing to like chevre, which is goats.

45. What’s your “guilty pleasure” movie?: dunno…

46. Did the 80s suck?: some of the fashions are gone thank god!

47. What’s your favorite curse word?: frog

48. Do you like donuts?: dairy again, so no.

49. Do you hate these questions?: nah

50. Do you have any pets?: yup… too many to count! Hansel and Gretel, our dachshunds. Angel, my brother’s dog. Corey, Gloria, Budgie, Harley and Mrs Harley, all the fish.

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What happened in 1977?

In 1977 (the year you were born)
Jimmy Carter becomes president of the US

Most of the 10,000 Vietnam War draft evaders are pardoned by President Carter

Singer Anita Bryant starts her “Save Our Children” crusade against gay rights

Elvis Presley dies in his Graceland bathroom

Congress creates a Department of Energy

Anwar Sadat flies to Jerusalem in a dramatic gesture of willingness to discuss peace

Orlando Bloom, Shakira, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Liv Tyler, and Ludacris are born

New York Yankees win the World Series

Oakland Raiders win Superbowl XI

Montreal Canadiens win the Stanley Cup

Swedish music group ABBA passes The Beatles as having most records sold

Star Wars is the top grossing film

The Shining by Stephen King is published

“You Light Up My Life” by Debby Boone spends the most time at the top of the US charts

Three’s Company premieres

What Happened the Year You Were Born?
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Friday Five – 26/12/03

1. What was your biggest accomplishment this year?

hmmm… passing my uni subjects! Sad I had to stop them in June, but with Grandma and work and everything else, it was just too much at once. Hopefully I will do ok this year coming!

2. What was your biggest disappointment?

Not a disappointment, but my saddest moment… My Grandpa Carter died a few months ago, that was definitely a low point of my year, especially with Grandma being sick so much.

3. What do you hope the new year brings?

Who knows, nothing can be as bad as the last few years, I am totally optimistic that this will be the best year yet 🙂

4. Will you be making any New Year’s resolutions? If yes, what will they be?

hmmm, exercise more, losing another 10kg at least would be good. I have taken the first steps already and lost 7kg! And hmmm, get my Mum to Canada and to get my hair chopped off, as it’s now nearly to my elbows.

5. What are your plans for New Year’s Eve?

I’ll be at work, so no real plans….

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Friday Five – 18/12/03

1. List your five favorite beverages.

hmmm… apple juice, red wine, beer, water and I love choccy milkshakes but cannot have them 🙁

2. List your five favorite websites.

websites eh?
http://uo.ianstorm.com My personal baby :D:D:D
http://uo.stratics.com Another great UO site, probably the best there is.
http://ebay.com.au Find many a piece of pottery here… Has allowed me to reclaim much of the collection.
http://smh.com.au Great aussie news site
http://phillies.mlb.com Fav baseball team!

3. List your five favorite snack foods.

hrrmmm… vegemite, burnt anzacs, fresh fruit, cheese (which I cant eat!), yoghurt (lactose free)!

4. List your five favorite board and/or card games.

Ludo, monopoly, triominoes, scrabble, trivial pursuit

5. List your five favorite computer and/or game system games.

Ultima Online, Age of Empires, Age of Mythology, Caesar 3, Civilisation 3.

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