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pinkbubelz
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Just for fun... Match Brad Elvis (Handcuffs) Quiz!
Aug 4th, 2004 at 1:53am
 
Saw this on the Handcuff's site about Brad Elvis...
So I thought it might be fun to have us answer the same questions and see how we match up with Brad!

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Q & A with The Handcuffs

1. Astrological sign
Brad Elvis (BE): Libra

2. Some Favorite Bands/Artists
BE: Sparks, No Doubt, Led Zeppelin, Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass, 70s punk, The Beatles (1966 until the bitter end)

3. Some Favorite Albums
BE: Sparks (first five), The Beatles White Album, Led Zeppelin I, Garbage Version 2.0, The Who Who's Next

4. Listening to Lately
BE: The Distillers, Queens of The Stone Age, BRMC, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Sergio Mendes & Brazil 66

5. Favorite Television Shows
BE: The Weather Channel, Conan O'Brien, Insomniac, Subterranean on MTV, CNN Headline News

6. Favorite Movies
BE: That Thing You Do, Almost Famous, Help!, The Man Who Would Be King, Clueless, Magical Mystery Tour

7. Favorite Actor/Actress
BE: Johnny Depp, Jenna Jameson, Jack Nicholson

8. Celebrity Crush
BE: Alicia Silverstone, Drew Barrymore

9. Some Favorite DVDs
BE: The Beatles Anthology, The Clash Westway to The World, Stone Temple Pilots Thank You, Groucho Marx You Bet Your Life - The Lost Episodes

10. Favorite Foods
BE: Mediterranean, Mexican, Breakfast, anything really, as long as it's not too fishy

11. Favorite Drinks
BE: Water, Cabernet, O.J. & Vodka

12. Favorite Desserts
BE: Carrot Cake, Chocolate

13. Favorite Restaurants
BE: Calo (Chicago), Angels (Chicago), Baja Cantina (Los Angeles)

14. Favorite Magazines
BE: Mojo, Interview and Cheri

15. Favorite Books
BE: Please Kill Me, High On Rebellion, Rudy Gernriech/Peggy Moffitt 60s photo book (autographed!)

16. Favorite Comedians
BE: Jack Benny, Norm MacDonald, Groucho Marx, Keith Moon

17. Favorite Ocean
BE: Specific Ocean

18. Favorite Season
BE: Fall (I like the cool air and warm sun mix)

19. Favorite Austin Powers Movie: 1, 2 or 3
BE: 2 - The Spy Who Shagged Me

20. Ginger or Mary Ann
BE: Mary Ann (she's seems like she'd be more fun and not as uptight as Ginger)

21. Gilligan or Professor
BE: Gilligan (being a Who fan, he always looked like a young Pete Townshend to me)

22. Cats or Dogs
BE: Cats (I also like dogs, but I don't have to walk a cat at 2 a.m. in a Chicago winter)

23. Mac or PC
BE: I can't commit


24. Wood Floor or Carpet
BE: Wood (heh, heh)

25. Favorite Possessions
BE: Piece of Keith Moon's destroyed snare drum stand from 1967, autographs, old family possessions

26. Favorite Instrument Owned
BE: My very first snare drum (mail order catalog), my restored 1940 WFL drumkit with 28-inch kick drum

27. Biggest Influences on Career
BE: My parents, The Who (Who Sell Out & Who's Next), late 70s punk rock, Jack Benny's comedy, Chloe F. Orwell, quirk, John Lennon's wit

28. Some Favorite Artists of the Same Main Instrument
BE (drums): Keith Moon, John Bonham, Gene Krupa, Ringo, Ginger Baker, Adrian Young, Bun E. Carlos, Ian Paice, etc...

29. Brushes with Greatness/Fame
BE: Meeting Bob Dylan, Johnny Cash, Pete Townshend, Carl Perkins, Charlie Watts, David Bowie

30. Likes
BE: Playing drums, making people laugh, songwriting, eating, sex, cats

31. Dislikes
BE: Cigarette smoke, unaware cell phone drivers/walkers, playing board games, being late

32. Hobbies
BE: Collecting rock memorabilia and autographs
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pinkbubelz
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Re: Just for fun... Match the Handcuffs!
Reply #1 - Aug 4th, 2004 at 1:56am
 
So, here are the questions!

Cut and Paste or "Quote" them into your own response!

1. Astrological sign

2. Some Favorite Bands/Artists

3. Some Favorite Albums

4. Listening to Lately

5. Favorite Television Shows

6. Favorite Movies

7. Favorite Actor/Actress

8. Celebrity Crush

9. Some Favorite DVDs

10. Favorite Foods

11. Favorite Drinks

12. Favorite Desserts

13. Favorite Restaurants

14. Favorite Magazines

15. Favorite Books

16. Favorite Comedians

17. Favorite Ocean

18. Favorite Season

19. Favorite Austin Powers Movie: 1, 2 or 3

20. Ginger or Mary Ann

21. Gilligan or Professor

22. Cats or Dogs

23. Mac or PC

24. Wood Floor or Carpet

25. Favorite Possessions

26. Favorite Instrument Owned

27. Biggest Influences on Career

28. Some Favorite Artists of the Same Main Instrument

29. Brushes with Greatness/Fame

30. Likes

31. Dislikes

32. Hobbies
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pinkbubelz
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Re: Just for fun... Match the Handcuffs!
Reply #2 - Aug 4th, 2004 at 3:11am
 
1. Astrological sign
Pisces

2. Some Favorite Bands/Artists
The Romantics, The Romantics, The Romantics....
Wally, Coz, Mike, Brad, Rich, Jimmy, Clem... Cheesy
Styx, Billy Joel, Matchbox 20, Rollling Stones, Beatles, Garth Brooks, Indigo Swing, Brian Setzer Orchestra, Lavay Smith and Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers, Louis Prima, The Newsboys, Motown, I could go on & on....

3. Some Favorite Albums
All of the Romantics Albums, especially their 1st Album and 61/49!  Rocky Horror Picture Show movie cast album, Louis Prima's Capital Collector's Serices CD, Billy Joel's Greatest Hits,  Everybody's Talkin' 'Bout Miss Thing! (Lavay Smith), All Aboard (Indigo Swing),

4. Listening to Lately
61/49 (Romantics), Matchbox 20 EP, Shine (Newsboys),

5. Favorite Television Shows
Third Rock from the Sun, M*A*S*H, Antiques Road Show (I get a kick out of seeing people buy something for a buck and having it appraised for thousands of dollars...), The Amazing Race, Art Beat on PBS Detroit.

6. Favorite Movies
Galaxy Quest, The Lord of the Rings Trilogy, Frida, Duece Bigelow, Male Gigolo, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Gone with the Wind, The Wizard of Oz, The Sound of Music, The Full Monty.

7. Favorite Actor/Actress
Pierce Brosnan, Alan Alda, Johnny Depp, Viggo Mortensen (LOTR),

8. Celebrity Crush
Viggo Mortensen (Aragorn in Lord of the Rings)

9. Some Favorite DVDs
Galaxy Quest, The Lord of the Rings Trilogy (Extended DVDs), Frida, Duece Bigelow, Male Gigolo, Monty Python and the Holy Grail.

10. Favorite Foods
Chinese, Italian, Middle Eastern, Japanese (Sushi), Korean, Mexican, Indian, pizza, I love to try new things!

11. Favorite Drinks
Water with or without lemon, Screwdriver (OJ & Vodka), Cherry Pucker & Coke, Kahlua Mudslides, Mango Margaritas

12. Favorite Desserts
Ice Cream... I never met an ice cream I didn't like until I tried Lobster Ice Cream in Maine (the ice cream was good, the lobster was too frozen!)

13. Favorite Restaurants
House of India, Pizzapalis (Deep dish "greek" pizza--better than anything else I've ever had!), Pegasus Restaurant (Greek); Ajishin (Sushi/Japanese Noodles); Shangri-La (Chinese), Cheesecake Factory in Chicago.

14. Favorite Magazines
Budget Living, Frommer's Budget Travel, all sorts of Art and Photography magazines, Martha Stewart Living, any gardening magazine.

15. Favorite Books
Any works by Edgar Allen Poe or James Thurber

16. Favorite Comedians
Hands down it has to be Robin Williams!  But Brad Elvis makes me smile too! Smiley

17. Favorite Ocean
I've been to the East coast more, so I guess the Atlantic Ocean

18. Favorite Season
Spring or Fall -- not too hot, not too cold.

19. Favorite Austin Powers Movie: 1, 2 or 3
Don't really have a favorite.

20. Ginger or Mary Ann
Mary Ann-- much more down-to-earth and grounded.

21. Gilligan or Professor
Professor - I like an intelligent man!

22. Cats or Dogs
I like cats, but am allergic.  I'm afraid of big dogs!

23. Mac or PC
MAC, of course! My dad had an original 128k Mac!

24. Wood Floor or Carpet
Carpet, if it's in good condition.

25. Favorite Possessions
My cameras, my Romantics collection,

26. Favorite Instrument Owned
Violin, a baby grand piano and a Casio Keyboard

27. Biggest Influences on Career
The students I work with

28. Some Favorite Artists of the Same Main Instrument
Itzhak Perlman (Violin) and Andre Previn (Piano) and their CD "The Easy Winners and other Rag-Time Music of Scott Joplin",
Billy Joel (Literally, the "Piano Man")

29. Brushes with Greatness/Fame
Met The Romantics (Except Jimmy). Ate Dinner next to about 10 Olympic Skaters at the Pegasus restaurant in Greektown, Detroit (Michelle Kwan, Oxana Baiul, Punsalan & Swallow, Brian Boitano, etc.), Shook Hands with Al Gore. Met B.D. Wang after seeing "You're a Good Man Charlie Brown". Painted the Ilitch Family float for the 2002 Stanley Cup champions parade; Received an award from President Reagan, met Yo-Yo Ma (Cellist).

30. Likes
Considerate people with a good sense of humor, learning more about other cultures, celebrating diversity, optimism, karaoke, surfing the web, funny movies, chilling with friends, following the Romantics.

31. Dislikes
Cigarette smoke, lightning storms, angry people, road ragers, people who like to argue just to hear (or read) their own words, bad teeth, prejudice, horror films, cell phones.

32. Hobbies
Photography, music, art (creating and viewing), travelling to new places, collecting Romantics memorabilia, cooking, swing dancing.
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Re: Just for fun... Match Brad Elvis (Handcuffs) Q
Reply #3 - Aug 5th, 2004 at 10:02pm
 
1. Astrological sign
Piscean - born on Leap Year!

2. Some Favorite Bands/Artists
The Romantics, of course!   Bruce Springsteen, Jeffrey Gaines, Aimee Mann

3. Some Favorite Albums
61/49, anything from Springsteen

4. Listening to Lately
a real mix of things, a lil' bit country (give me a break, I own horses!), classic, good ol' rock and roll

5. Favorite Television Shows
any reality show, just for laughs

6. Favorite Movies
The Horse Whisperer, Sea Biscuit, Bridge of Madison County, Halloween

7. Favorite Actor/Actress
Robert DeNiro, Al Pacino, Dustin Hoffman

8. Celebrity Crush
Richard Gere

9. Some Favorite DVDs
Jeffrey Gaines

10. Favorite Foods
Seafood

11. Favorite Drinks
Mango Margaritas

12. Favorite Desserts
anything chocolate

13. Favorite Restaurants
La Bec Fin (Philadelphia)

14. Favorite Magazines
Philadelphia

15. Favorite Books
haven't had time to read!

16. Favorite Comedians
would be hard pressed to have one

17. Favorite Ocean
any of them!!!

18. Favorite Season
Spring...iwith nice warm temps and flowers budding.

19. Favorite Austin Powers Movie: none

20. Ginger or Mary Ann
Ginger

21. Gilligan or Professor
Gilligan

22. Cats or Dogs
Cats!!!

23. Mac or PC
PC!

24. Wood Floor or Carpet
Wood with oriental carpets

25. Favorite Possessions
photographs

29. Brushes with Greatness/Fame
Meeting Bruce Springsteen!

30. Likes
laughter, kindness, honesty, communication, horse back riding, live music, travel, swimming, naked beaches, Hummers

31. Dislikes
dishonesty, smoking, traffic

32. Hobbies
horse back riding, working out
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Reply #4 - Aug 6th, 2004 at 7:35pm
 
1. Astrological sign - Virgo

2. Some Favorite Bands/Artists -The Romantics, Live, Supremium, Stooges, the Knack

3. Some Favorite Albums - 61/49 (of course)

4. Listening to Lately - 61/49, Meet the Romantics!

5. Favorite Television Shows - cops, news on cnn, msn, sports on espn, fox sports, court tv  ----puleez, no sitcoms or reality shows!

6. Favorite Movies - The Godfather, Scarface, Seabiscuit, Pharlap, Wizard of Oz,  Good Will Hunting, Dr. Zhivago

7. Favorite Actor/Actress - Al Pacino, Johnny Depp, Edward Norton, Edward Furlong, Benecio del Toro

10. Favorite Foods - pizza , authentic mexican

11. Favorite Drinks - tea, pepsi, diet dr. pepper, water, diet sierra mist

12. Favorite Desserts - tiramisu, pumpkin pie, cheesecake

13. Favorite Restaurants - Mexican Fiesta

15. Favorite Books - last book bought was The 5 People You Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom

16. Favorite Comedians - anybody who can be funny and NOT vulgar

20. Ginger or Mary Ann - mary ann

21. Gilligan or Professor - gilligan

22. Cats or Dogs - how about cats and dogs?  i have both

23. Mac or PC - pc

24. Wood Floor or Carpet - carpet- michigan winters get cold

25. Favorite Possessions - memories

29. Brushes with Greatness/Fame - lived in the same apartment building as rick springfield in 1974 (does that count?)

30. Likes - good manners, nice people, compassion, animals, simplicity, sunny days, snowstorms, underdogs

31. Dislikes - smoke, liars, laziness, parents who don't set good examples, people who drink and drive, greed, child abuse, animal abuse, rudeness, bad drivers

32. Hobbies - my family, my dogs, watching red wings or tigers, trying to keep this message board sane!
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Re: Just for fun... Match Brad Elvis (Handcuffs) Q
Reply #5 - Aug 11th, 2004 at 11:21pm
 
Grin
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Re: Just for fun... Match Brad Elvis (Handcuffs) Q
Reply #6 - Aug 14th, 2004 at 9:20pm
 
1. Astrological sign: Aries

2. Some Favorite Bands/Artists: Romantics, The Records, Bay City Rollers, Queen, AC/DC, Humble Pie, Cheaptrick, U2, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Iggy, Ramones, Elvis, Rick Nelson, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Dean Martin

3. Some Favorite Albums: All Elvis, Way too many to list...

4. Listening to Lately : 61/49, Jet, I-94, Kyle Vincent, Rick Springfield

5. Favorite Television Shows: Six Feet Under, Monk, 24, Amazing Race, Teamo Supremo, Wheel of Fortune

6. Favorite Movies: Willy Wonka, Free Willy, Lady and the Tramp, Seabiscuit, Almost Famous, Thelma & Louise, Weekend at Bernies, Dumb and Dumber, Waiting for Guffman

7. Favorite Actor/Actress:Mel Gibson, Bencio del Toro, Richard Gere, Diane Lane, Charlize Theron

8. Celebrity Crush : Wally Palmar, Keifer Sutherland

9. Some Favorite DVDs : See # 6

10. Favorite Foods: Corned Beef, Chocolate, Guacamole, Steak, Asparagus

11. Favorite Drinks: Apple Martini, Mudslide

12. Favorite Desserts: Chocolate!!! Creme Brulee, Banana Cake (no nuts)

13. Favorite Restaurants: Carneys on Sunset, Dan Tanas, Alagreia on Sunset

14. Favorite Magazines: LAWeekly, Marie Claire, Real Simple

15. Favorite Books: Gone With The Wind, Passages, Joy of Sex, Sue Grafton and Janet Evanovitch series

16. Favorite Comedians: John Cleese, Ruth Buzzie, Carol Burnett, Freddie Prinze Sr

17. Favorite Ocean : Pacific (DUH!!)

18. Favorite Season: Spring, I guess...I live in S.Cal, what is a season  Grin

19. Favorite Austin Powers Movie: 1 for originality but who could pass up Fat Bas**rd   Tongue

20. Ginger or Mary Ann: Mary Ann, never underestimate the quiet Brunette   Cheesy

21. Gilligan or Professor: Gilligan (both silent types...but Gilligan seems more trainable...)

22. Cats or Dogs: Both - I love them equally.

23. Mac or PC: PC!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1

24. Wood Floor or Carpet: Both, I love wood floors in most rooms, but I also can't resist sinking my toes into a lush carpet   Smiley

25. Favorite Possessions: Mom's Pearls, Grandmother's Wedding Ring, My diaries and scrapbooks, notes and cards from special people, my mom's record collection, Personal B/W photo of Elvis sitting on his kitchen table at Graceland taken by one of the Jordanaires, Xmas card signed by Rick Nelson 1984

26. Favorite Instrument Owned: Piccolo used JH and HS but I don't have fond memories...

27. Biggest Influences on Career : Roger Weiss (brother of one of Microsoft founders) had faith in me and mentored my programming/scripting skills; Tracee Jacobs and Tyler Cassity of Hollywood Forever...Tracee and Tyler have taught me that doing your job correctly matters and that hard work, patience and faith really can make your visions/dreams real. 

28. Some Favorite Artists of the Same Main Instrument

29. Brushes with Greatness/Fame: Cmon, I live in S. Cal... Coz, Clem, Rod Stewart,  Rick Nelson ( does it count if I worked for him), Bono, Ronald Reagan, Elton John, Muhammed Ali

30. Likes : Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough, Mint Choc Chip Ice Cream, Bowling, Winning $, Sunsets, Quiet, My Bed ( I LOVE my bed, it is a double pillow top!!!)

31. Dislikes: Yappy dogs, humidity, Lima Beans, dirty dishes in sink, impatient people, coffee, people who talk on cell phones in public/inappropriate places (i.e....grocery store lines, movie theatres, restaurants, waiting rooms).

32. Hobbies: Music, buying shoes  Grin, writing, cooking, darts, bowling
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Re: Just for fun... Match Brad Elvis (Handcuffs) Q
Reply #7 - Aug 16th, 2004 at 10:01am
 
Doh!  How could I forget John Cleese--- another comic genius. Smiley

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Re: Just for fun... Match Brad Elvis (Handcuffs) Q
Reply #8 - Sep 27th, 2004 at 8:17am
 
bumping this up just to cause some more chatter! Smiley
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Re: Just for fun... Match Brad Elvis (Handcuffs) Q
Reply #9 - Oct 16th, 2004 at 3:44pm
 
I think this topic (as well as Fan Intros) should be revisited too...  (As Coz would say...) Come on step up to the plate...throw the dart  Grin and share...
Lin
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Re: Just for fun... Match Brad Elvis (Handcuffs) Q
Reply #10 - Nov 15th, 2004 at 7:03am
 
Tizlin's Right!

Let's Get Started.... On a night like this..... Smiley
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Re: Just for fun... Match Brad Elvis (Handcuffs) Q
Reply #11 - Nov 15th, 2004 at 10:03am
 
Okay, here goes!!
1.  Aries
2.  Romantics, Aerosmith, Beatles, B-52's
3.  61/49, Big Ones, Revolver
4.  Christmas tunes...I am getting into the spirit
5.  Reruns of The Nanny and of course Law and Order
6.  National Treasure, The Day After Tomorrow, To Kill a  Mockingbird, The Malteze Falcon
7. Johnny Depp
8.  Wally Palmar
9.  Andromeda Strain
10.  Mexican, Greek and Salads, Salads, Salads
11.  Water and Herbal Teas
12.  Anything chocolate
13.  Demo's Greek Reataurant
14.  Texas Monthly
15.  John Lennon's "In His Own Write" personally autographed, been offered lots of cash for it, won't sell it!
16.  Robin Williams
17.  Not the ocean...The Gulf of Mexico
18.  I love each season for a specific reason, but I favor spring.
19.  The Spy Who Shagged Me
20 Neither...I would rather be stranded on an island alone with Wally
21.  Ditto
22.  Dogs
23.  PC
24.  Wood, I hate carpet burns...How do I get them...Use your imagination.  (heh, heh)
25.  My kids
26.  My voice..used to do commercial voice-overs
27.  My family
28.  Wally Palmar
29.  I have been a roadie for some very famous bands
30.  To cook, Wally, sewing, reading Wally, being alone with my pen and paper..oh yeah and Wally!
31.  Radio stations who don't play enough Romantics
32.  Cooking and Baking

How did I do???


:) :)
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