What did you do last night?
What do you usually eat for breakfast?
Usually black coffee and oatmeal or bagels.
How many hours a night do you sleep?
What is your favorite hour of the day/night and why is it your favorite?
Where do you live now?
Why did you move there?
Wanted to get a job in politics, use my degrees, etc.
Do you like living there?
Explain. It's nice, better weather, more things to do, more diverse.
What did you do in the years right after high school?
Went to BC for a year, then Santa Barbara City College for another, and then Arizona State University, where I graduated
Tell us about your family? Kids? Spouses? Lovers? Partners? Divorces?
No Kids. Never Married. Recently ended a long-term relationship with a woman who really wore me out. I'm still kinda licking my wounds.
Do you have a job outside of your home?
Yes, I am a legislative manager for the state teachers' retirement system.
Do you like your job?
It's OK, I'm looking for a change of scene/do some other kind of lobbying.
Is it the job you thought you would have when you were back in High School and you contemplated the future?
If you could have any job in the world what would it be?
What was your happiest day last year?
There wasn't one that really stands out.
What is your biggest regret from the last 20 years?
Sorry, not much for introspection.
Do you miss high school? What things do you miss about it?
Not really, I liked the freedom (college was better for that), but it sucked because I was always broke. Now that I've got some money, I've got no freedom.
What is one of your favorite memories from high school?
Winning our first JV football game after losing every game in frosh/soph the year before.
What is one of your worst memories from high school?
Getting suspended for buying booze for the ski club when we went to Mammoth.
Who were your best friends in high school?
Roddy Rizo and Martin Romero.
Have you kept in touch with them?
How is your life different than the life you thought you would have after high school?
Too much to list.
Who was your favorite teacher?
Mr. Brackley – he was willing to take a lot of punishment and come back for more
What was the biggest life lesson you learned in high school?
Who was your favorite pop music band in high school?
Why do you want to attend a high school reunion?
Check everybody out.
Why do you NOT want to attend a high school reunion?
Can't think of anything.
Are you nervous about attending your high school reunion? Explain.
Do you like answering these questions?
Takes a little time, that's all
Do you have any tattoos? What are they?
What is your favorite food?
Toss-Up between Sushi and Italian
Are your parents still alive? How are they doing?
Yes, doing fine, still bickering after 41 years.
Are you happy with the way you look these days? Please explain.
Not really—Have glasses now, lost a lot of hair, some gray.
If you won the lottery what would you do with the money?
Are you religious? Spiritual? Agnostic? Is there a God?
Not that religious.
What do you watch on TV?
PBS and Sports.
What are your all-time favorite movies?
In what ways have you changed the most from high school?
Probably the way I look.
In what ways are you the same from high school?
Still a smartass.
Tell us about three of your happiest experiences since leaving high school.
All pretty boring, sorry.
What do you like most about yourself?
Like I said, not much for introspection.
What would you most like to change?
Need more patience.
Do you talk on your cellphone while driving?
Tell us something that very few people know about you.
I hunt birds?
What would you like to happen at the reunion? What would leave you satisfied? What do you NOT want to happen at the reunion?
I have no expectations except hanging out and having a good time.
Did you enjoy answering these questions?
Tell us something interesting about yourself that wasn't covered in the above questions.