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Thantos:
Well it appears I inched out Oldiesmann and get to be the first victim team member.

So let me explain a little of how this will work.  Jay along with some of the other team members put together a little survey.  I will answer the questions on that survey to give you all a feel for who I am.  Then you get to ask me questions for a week.  At that time Oldiesmann will lock and desticky this topic and put his up.

As far as my personal rules:
If I say something you disagree with, oh well.  I will express my personal opinionis on this topic and not hurting anyones feelings isn't a concern for me.  If you ask it I'll probably answer it, though there are some questions I won't answer.

So without further aido here is my survey answers.
Name: Michael “MikeMill” Miller
Age:  25
Location: Sacramento, Ca, USA
Position: Mod Developer

1. Do you have pets?
Yes, cats.

2. What is your favorite color?
Red

3. What kind of music do you like?
I enjoy all most all music except for rap since the mid 90s and modern R&B.  On a self assembled CD on random I’ve been known to go from Drowning Pool to Mozart to Enya and I have no problem with that.

4. What do you do on your free time besides spending time on SMF?
What’s free time?

5. What are your goals/dreams in life?
Shortish term is to get a bachelor’s and then master’s degree in computer engineering.  After that doing research in the same field.

6. What got you involved in SMF?
I really don't remember.  But it was an excellent way to learn PHP.

7. Who do you admire? Why?
Pope John Paul II for showing us all how much better this world would be if we replaced hate with love.  My brethren in the USMC, because they deserve it.

8. Are you into sports?  If so which ones?
Not so much anymore.  During my teens I did Taekwondo.

9. What is your dream job?
Robotics engineer for a DOD contractor.  Where else can you play with robots that make things go boom?

10. What was your first screenname?
My real name.

11. Do you have any piercings?
Nope

12. Are you a lefty/righty or ambidextrous?
Right

13. Do you have any tattoos?  If not do you wish/plan to get one?
Eagle, Globe, and Anchor on right shoulder.  Not sure if I’ll get another one.

14. Do you have any siblings?  If so how many of each.
3 older brothers.

15. What is your favorite website?
http://www.entropysink.com
Now if only I could get them to convert to SMF

16. Do you play computer games?  If so which ones?
Oh yes.  Mainly MMORPGs and some real time strategy games.

17. Do you play video games but consoles?  Which ones?
I have a PS2 with some sports and driving games but I don’t play them much.  PC games are so much better.

18. Are you married or planning to get married?
No, but hopefully one day.

19. How many languages do you speak?  If so which ones?
2.  Bad English and Worse English.

20. Do you drink?
On occasion.

21. Do you smoke?
No

22. Did you play hookey from class?
So much so I was removed from regular high school and sent to a continuation high school for a year.

22. Do you have a license?
Yes, this is California after all :)
  a. Do you own a car?
No but I do own a truck.
  b. Have you ever been stopped for speeding?
Regrettably I got pulled over twice in about 10 days back in November and they were the first times I had been pulled over.

23. Do you obtain a good amount of sleep daily?
Heck no.  I try to go to sleep at good times but it takes a while for my brain to stop thinking.

24. How do you sleep?
It depends on the situation

25. Have you ever been on an airplane?
A lot

26. Have you ever broken a bone?
No but in first grade I bent my collar bone.

27. Do you wear jewelry?  If so what jewelry do you wear?
No

28. How do you dress?
T-Shirts proclaiming my geekness and shorts/pants

29. How many keys are on your key ring?
4

30. What time do you go to bed?  What time do you wake up?
Generally sometime between 10 and 11, wake up at 5 or 6.  But that’s all subject to change.

31. What's the freakiest thing you have done?
Meh, I’m pretty straight when it comes to this.

32. Do you live alone?
Nope

33. How many hours a day do you spend in the computer?
Way too much at times

34. How many hours a day do you spend in SMF?
Whenever I’m at my computer I’m probably checking it every so often

35. What is your favorite beverage?
Mountain Dew and Dr Pepper.  Followed by Tea

36. What do you hate?
Yuppies (the demographic)

37. What do you love?
Programming

38. What is your religion?
Roman Catholic.  Though I’m going through the period of trying to balance my religious beliefs and my scientific beliefs.

39. What is your hair color?
Brown

40. How tall are you?
6 feet

41. How much do you weight?
Too much

Other Information:
Served in the United States Marine Corps from ’98 to ’02 as a Digital Telephone Switchboard Technician.

Ok that appears to be the end of the questionnaire.  So feel free to ask my anything though I do reserve the right to refuse to answer.  Due to Christmas I may not respond real fast over the weekend but I’ll get to it.

Let the probbing begin!

dtm.exe:
Mike, what MMORPGs do you play?

Thantos:
None right now.  I played Everquest, City of Heroes, and World of Warcraft.  I tried Dark Ages of Camolot but never got into it.

dtm.exe:

--- Quote from: MikeMill on December 23, 2005, 02:19:45 AM ---None right now.  I played Everquest, City of Heroes, and World of Warcraft.  I tried Dark Ages of Camolot but never got into it.

--- End quote ---

Ever tried Guild Wars?  If not, you should definitely pick up a copy :).

Thantos:
I haven't.  My issue with Guild Wars is that from the readings it appears to be very PvP centric, which isn't really my cup of tea.

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