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red dog 1

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Gender: Male
Hometown: San Francisco, Ca.
Home country: U.S.A.
Member since: Tue Sep 14, 2010, 03:05 PM
Number of posts: 24,108

About Me

San Francisco State University grad (Psychology).

Journal Archives

Did you have a favorite candy bar when you were a kid?

All the candy bars cost 5 cents, except my favorite, U-NO, which cost 10 cents (I'd bring it home & put it in the refrigerator to get cold)

What's your dream car?

Mine is a 1963 Ford Cobra

Name a celebrity who appeared on "My Name is Earl"?

Alyssa Milano

Ask a trivia question about anything & see if anyone can guess the answer W/O using Google

Name something Billy the Kid and John Wesley Hardin had in common.
(Besides the fact that they were both gunfighters)

Post some lines from a short story & see if anyone can guess their origin W/O using Google

"New York. Early Seventies, maybe '73 or'74. I was in the city on business. Business taken care of, I got together with a friend, a writer from Texas who loves movies as much and as indiscriminately as I do.
The ritual: The movie crawl. Load up on junk food, start at the first movie theater on the downtown side of 42nd Street, and just work our way from Times Square to 8th Avenue, cross the street, and work our way back to Times Square.
Days. Endless days. 24, 36, 48 hours straight time in the dark.
We eat in there, sleep in there, piss and daydream in there.
Hot dogs, popcorn, slabs of cheese, munchies, French bread, any damn thing,
And we see them all, the good flicks, the bad flicks, the kung-fu-operas, the porn jobs, the superfly stomp the paddy flicks - all of them.
One after the other 'til our eyes turn to poached eggs, staggering from theater to theater like refugees from a Macao opium den."

(Hint: The above passage is from a non-fiction short story written by a very famous short story writer and novelist)

Ask a trivia question about the TV show 'Gunsmoke"

Where did Matt Dillon live? (Where did he go to sleep at night)

(The name of the place is not important)

What "type" of place was it?

Post a line or 2 from a novel & see if anyone can guess the novel without using Google

"Gnossos cruising meanwhile in the back of a charcoal-gray four-passenger Aston Martin, wedged between two freshmen football heroes with android heads, from Alexandria, Virginia, mouths mumbling in taut, athletic fashion as if they have unopened Brazil nuts packing their cheeks. How's your ass, ace?'

Post a little known fact about the TV show 'Gunsmoke"

Sam Peckinpah once directed an episode of Gunsmoke.

Name a famous person who once appeared on "Gunsmoke"

Charles Bronson

Name a character from a novel & see if anyone knows the novel without using Google

Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd
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