What are your hobbies or other fields of interest? Besides hangin' out here.greenspun.com : LUSENET : TB2K spinoff uncensored : One Thread
What the hell,I'll go 1st.
American revolutionary history
Mother of pearl/abalone art
-- capnfun (email@example.com), October 29, 2000
Just what we need. A guy from Tennessee that's into seamanship! Now I understand Vegas.
Warfare, from Kubla to Arafat
Disease (that sounds terrible)
Going fast (see SCTA-BNI.org)
Bird hunting & helping (yes, they can go together)
-- Carlos (firstname.lastname@example.org), October 29, 2000.
LOL,technically I'm from Ky,just migrating,albeit rather slowly ; )
-- capnfun (email@example.com), October 29, 2000.
Soda Pop (That might sound weird, but trust me I am)
Radio-TV DXing (including antenea building)
Spending time with my Family
-- butt nugget (firstname.lastname@example.org), October 29, 2000.
I guess it depends on the time-frame, Capn. During Olympic years or election years, I can't keep my eyes off those relatively rare events. Lately, it's been school, homework, school, homework, politics, school, homework. I'm one of those folks who do one thing to an extreme. If I have an inkling that I might want to get a dog, for instance, I start researching dogs until I can't find any more information on them. I may, ultimately, decide not to get one, and not look into dogs again until the fancy strikes me the NEXT time.
Daughter #2 called today to discuss her boyfriend. It seems he's into "motivation" of late, and has a personality similar to mine. He's doing the readings, the tapes....the whole nine yards. She's more a "moderation" kindof person, so doesn't understand the syndrome. Her older sister is more like me. She ate peanut-butter and jelly sandwiches in elementary school EVERY day for lunch, and one day simply dropped them from her menu.
-- Anita (Anita_S3@hotmail.com), October 29, 2000.
Hangin' with my honey
Hangin' with really good people
Hangin' at the beach -- unfortunately difficult where I live :-(
Photography (you'd think I'd spend almost 24/7 doing this, considering the scenery surrounding where I live, but.........)
-- Patricia (PatriciaS@lasvegas.com), October 29, 2000.
In the last decade my job has become so overwhelming, that I donBt do much else. I can answer about the times before 1990.
Rock climbing and backpacking Canoeing Skiing [alpine and x-country] Sailing
Photography; I am actually pretty good at this and have, in the past, sold a lot of stuff. Platinum printing brings big bucks.
Reading Attempting to understand Hawk Selection of new veggie lines; my own.
I have been working for years on understanding the origins and meaning and history of the Bible and the Koran. This is an on going project. Not a religious one; just want to know one.
-- Z1X4Y7 (Z1X4Y7@aol.com), October 29, 2000.
You mean there are other things besides the internet? heehee Let's see...these are not in the order of importance:
Music - everything from Beethoven to Massive Attack
Herbs and alternative health (and no- not smoking them. sorry ya potheads)
Mother Nature and spiritual things (no cracks from you Flint)
Trying to walk with The Lord (I struggle)
Gardening and plants
Animals of all sorts
Reading (educational and non-fiction)
Fixing up the home - may be selling soon
Hanging and playing with my boys (we are in basketball season right now and they both play, hiking, camping, zoo, etc)
Mermaids and dolphins
Job hunting (at the present)
College classes (back to school in the spring)
Forever searching and dreaming about that house on a few acres surrounded by trees and a few chickens and barnyard animals and a couple of golden retrievers and cats, etc. =0)
-- cin (email@example.com), October 29, 2000.
Fishing Hunting (haven't been in a few years) College basketball, football Reading Researching technical subjects, special interest in reliability
-- David (David@bzn.com), October 29, 2000.
cookin an eatin cats an other small animals...
-- meat be meat (whether its cats or other small @nim.als), October 29, 2000.
Interesting selection of choices listed above...
making fine wine
family and friends
computers (my work)
especially love hanging with my two fav people (hubby and son)
walks in the woods
hunting and fishing
and OU Football! GO SOONERS!!!!!
-- (Sheeple@Greener.Pastures), October 29, 2000.
Golly, you folks sure do sound busy in your spare time. It's a wonder you have time to work!
Me, I like...
Reading, pulp to politics
WWII Aviation, airshows, flying in vintage aircraft (Highlight so far, riding in a B-17G bomber, oh my it was so much fun...and the view from the bombardier's position! But the open cockpit Stearman flight was sweet too, bugs meet teeth)
Model Building (mostly WWII aircraft)
Gardening, weeding, hacking, planting.....yeah yeah yeah, sounds like work, but it is therapy to nurture living things
Making Beah (Austrailian for beer) but I have slipped in this dept. (Impatient)
Florida style lazy assed shit, beach, boat, Buffet....
Mostly I am a homebody, a cocooner. I like doing homeboy stuff, building, painting, papering, so on and so forth.
-- Uncle Deedah (firstname.lastname@example.org), October 29, 2000.
Thanks for asking!
First and foremost: being a friend & caring for others
Reading and introspection
Cooking for others!!
Southwestern Indian culture/Arts/crafts
Animals-wild and domestic
And not necessarily in that order!!
-- Aunt Bee (Aunt__Bee@hotmail.com), October 30, 2000.
In random order...
Being a full time mom/wife
Watching a good movie and eating popcorn!
I also enjoy the weather. We had our first snowfall last night. It was only a trace amount and it's all melted...but it was nice while it lasted. Snow makes me feel like a little kid again and I put a snowball in the freezer..lol...I Love it!
-- Peg (email@example.com), October 30, 2000.
In no particular order:
Keeping the pool and yard up (my personal little tropical paradise).
Little League Baseball.
Anything on the beach - specially fishing and Mich Lites (had to switch to Lites as the britches were getting very tight) .....
Love my dogs (Doberman - Huey; Yellow Lab - Clapton)
Listening to good ol' Southern Rock'n'Roll.
Volunteering for anything to do with saving the ocean (Sponsors at Dolphin Research Center, Grassy Key; Sponsors at Juno Beach Marine Life Center, Juno Beach - that's in your neighborhood Unc; and also a sponsor at Freinds of the Ocean in Petaluma, CA)
Wife and I are captivated by Dolphins - swim with them every chance we get.
Our annual trips to the Keys. Couldn't make it through the year without 'em!
And last but not least - looking for an available waterfront B&B to buy so I can get the hell out of corporate America!!
-- Deano (firstname.lastname@example.org), October 30, 2000.
Hey, a pretty eclectic bunch, so far...
Here I am, in no particular order:
Reading - Science Fiction/Fantasy - Jordan, Eddings, Farland, to name a few.
Off-road motorcycling - Husqvarna 250 CR (haven't ridden in awhile : ( )
On-road motorcycling - Yamaha 750
4-wheel drive trucks and offroading - Dodge Power Wagon (da' bomb!)
Shooting sports - target mostly
Reloading (replenishment for above)
Spending time with the wife - this is the MOST fun
Spending time with my children - 14, 16, 18, and 20
chasin' my tail...
-- The Dog (email@example.com), October 30, 2000.
Music, Music, and More Music
Movies, scarier the better
Spending time w/kids and grandchild
Herbs loves herbs
Swimming, and ANY kind of water sport, total water rat that I am
Tanning, great for R&R
Spending time w/family and friends...A MUST
Working p/t and playing ALL the time.
-- consumer (firstname.lastname@example.org), October 30, 2000.
Spending time with my girlfriend
Helping elderly relatives get ready for winter (put up storm windows, etc)
Reading bad spy novels (don't ask!)
Messing with my home computer
Lifting weights (not really, but I didn't want to look too geeky)
Actually, right now, I'm working about 55 hours/wk and spending whatever free time I have with my girlfriend. I'm in a lull, waiting for some data, or I'd be elsewhere right now.
-- (KB8um8@yahoo.com), October 30, 2000.
Flying (Both Gliding and Powered).
(I guess that is just about all forms of travel.)
-- Malcolm Taylor (email@example.com), October 31, 2000.
"cooking for others?" Do you send CARE packages?
-- Lars (firstname.lastname@example.org), October 31, 2000.