Real First Name: Andy - bet that surprised ya.
Gender: Male bear
Birthday: 22nd June
Occupation/Former occupation(s): Housing officer
Hobbies: Music, football, books, fillums, comedy, walking, theatre, Championship Manager, games on Facebook
Things you love: Super Furry Animals, Daniel Kitson, Charlie Brooker, Enfield Town FC, Manchester United FC, Elbow
Pet Peeves: The BNP, lack of manners and basic consideration
Comments about your picture(s
): Bill Hicks, right?
Discworld and Pterry favourites list (you can have more than 1 if you want!)
Book: Any of the Watch books
Character: Sam Vimes
Quote from a book:
Place in the books: Ankh Morpork (cos it's London, innit?)
Your personal favourites (you can have more than 1 if you want!)
Food: Roasts, mince, Chinese & Indian (cos they have rice and I luvs the rice)
Beverage: Irn Bru
Flower: Home Pride
Book: A Chancer by James Kelman
Movie: Goodfellas, Brighton Rock, The Ladykillers, Blade Runner, Do The Right Thing, Mean Streets, A Room For Romeo Brass, All Or Nothing, Land & Freedom, La Haine, Battle Royale, Withnail & I, My Name is Joe, Secrets & Lies, Naked, Rushmore, 28 Days Later, Dogma, Fargo, Millers Crossing, The Big Lebowski, Hidden, No Country For Old Men
Actor or Actress: Prefer the character actor type such as Steve Buscemi, John Turturro, Tim Spall, David Thewlis, Eddie Marsan, Giancarlo Esposito - De Niro is a legend despite his last 14 years.
TV Show: West Wing, Spaced, Sopranos, Black Books, Mighty Boosh, 15 Storeys High, Snuff Box, The IT Crowd, The Wire, Boys from the Black Stuff, Holding On, Rab C Nesbitt, Absolutely, Simpons, Family Guy, Phoenix Nights, Big Train, I'm Alan Partridge, The Day Today, Nathan Barley
DVD or Video (Blue Ray – whatever): See above
CD: Radiator - Super Furry Animals
Singer/Band: SFA, Beta Band, LCD Soundsystem, New Order, Public Enemy, JTQ, CSS, PWEI, Smiths, Gruff Rhys, Zabrinski, Stereolab, Roots Manuva, King Tubby, Orbital, Flaming Lips, Elbow, Doves, The Specials, The Rapture, Pet Shop Boys, 60/70's funk, Boom Bip, Bloc Party, Wedding Present, Happy Mondays, Dizzee Rascal, The Streets, Neon Neon, Hot Chip, Gil Scott Heron, Trouble Funk, Lalo Schifrin etc etc...
Song: Unfinished Sympathy - Massive Attack
Fast Food Restaurant: KFC
Board Game: Monopoly
Computer Game: Championship Manager
Musical Instrument: Drums
Cologne or Perfume: Paul Smith's 'Extreme'
Things to do at the Weekend: Whatever the hell I want to do
Vacation Location: Edinburgh
Word or Phrase: Innit
Sport/athlete: Football/Steve Coppell
Favorite quote: "No human being can really understand another, and no one can arrange another's happiness."
Your Profile/Adopted Character Info
Name and nickname: It's my nom de plume and has been since I joined my second message board in 2002 - on the first I was known as Public Enemy.
Joined the forum on: recently
Favorite posting place on the Forum:
Why did you choose that name/character?:
What made you register on this forum?: Link from the lovely Bouncy
Tell us your ‘what if’s’
If you could be anyone/thing in one of the novels who/what would you be?:
If you lived in Ankh-Morpork which trade/guild would you want to join?:
If you could go on a date with a character who would it be?:
If you were deputising for Death, whose soul would you most like to take – and why?
Anything else you'd like to share with us?