**WARNING** ENTERING REALM OF THE RANDOM NERDY GEEKERY:
–MUSIC NERD: I grew up on old-school R&B, Soul, Funk, and Jazz music. I interest in Rock and Hip-Hop came along later.
–CHOIR GEEK: From the ages of 5 to 18, I participated in either a school or church choir (the singing, sight-reading, voice exercise, practices, competitions, concerts; man, I was really into it).
–SPORTS NERD: Favorite Sports Team/Athlete: my hometown San Antonio Spurs, and Hall-of-Famer David Robinson
–KARATE GEEK: I’m a black belt in Korean Royal Court Martial Arts (Kung Jung Mu Sul).
–STAR WARS NERD: I watched the entire Star Wars trilogy for the first time at the age of 10, kept re-watching them, and just WORE OUT those VHS tapes (and this was PRE-special edition).
–MOVIE GEEK: John Singleton is my favorite film director (Boyz N The Hood, 2 Fast 2 Furious, Higher Learning, Poetic Justice), I love independent films, and Documentaries are probably my favorite movie genre (though I don’t own as many of them as I do other movie genres).
–SHAKESPEARE NERD: My favorite William Shakespeare plays are MacBeth, Hamlet, and Romeo & Juliet.
–ANIMATION GEEK: My favorite cartoon series’ are the original Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Ren & Stimpy, Regular Show, Sonic the Hedgehog (or “Sonic SatAM”), and Adventure Time.
–THEATER NERD: My favorite musical/rock opera movies are Guys and Dolls (with Sinatra and Brando), Phantom of the Opera, Rent, Grease, and Jesus Christ Superstar.
–BOOK GEEK: “Death of a Salesman,” “Brave New World,” and “God’s Politics” are my favorite books.
–SLASHER NERD: I love horror/slasher/thriller movies (good and so-bad-they’re-good). I own every Friday the 13th and Nightmare of Elm Street movie on DVD; currently working on Child’s Play and Halloween collections. Some of my favorite underrated 1980’s slasher flicks are “My Bloody Valentine,” “April Fool’s Day,” and “Happy Birthday to Me.”
–DOCTOR WHO GEEK: I started watching “Doctor Who” a few years ago at the suggestion of close friends, and instantly FELL IN LOVE WITH THE SERIES! I will be portraying myself as the theoretical 12th Doctor for Halloween in 2012 (THIS YEAR)!
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