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09-15-2005, 08:13 PM
What are your favorite...

* Websites?
* Movies (of all time)?
* Sports and teams?
* Travel destinations?

As for me...

Websites - I keep a blog on Livejournal. I also like Dustin's Days Page for spoilers on the mind-melt soap opera known as Days of Our Lives. And, I obviously love any site of Mickey's. :D

Movies - Gone with the Wind, Steel Magnolias, Sweet Home Alabama, Disney movies including The Little Mermaid, Aladdin, Finding Nemo and Beauty & The Beast, The American President, Grease...too many to list, really

Sports and Teams -
Football - University of Georgia Bulldogs, Atlanta Falcons & Green Bay Packers
Baseball - Atlanta Braves
NASCAR - I like several drivers, but Little E (Earnhardt Jr) is my fave

Travel Destinations
Florida panhandle - the beach of South Walton
The mountains of North GA and North Carolina
France - I have been to Mont St. Michelle, Paris and Nice
England - the weather was poor, but I enjoyed London and want to go back

I would love to travel to New Zealand and Australia for an extended vacation. Would also love to visit Africa on a photo safari and also a mission trip. Eager to get back to Europe some day. I want to visit Germany, Ireland and Switzerland in particular. Definitely want to return to England and France.

And, I'd love to visit all 50 US states some day. :D

09-16-2005, 03:08 AM
Favorite websites:
GEH, iLounge (http://www.ilounge.com), Engadget (http://www.engadget.com), Tornado Chaser (http://www.tornadochaser.net/news.html), DeviantArt (http://r0tt.deviantart.com/).

Fear & loathing in Las Vegas, Pulp Fiction, Twister, Pink Floyd's The Wall, American Beauty, Lost in Translation, The Day After Tomorrow, Requiem For a Dream, Scarface... many more i cant think of..

Not really a sports person at all.. but i dont mind the world championships..

Soccer: Arsenal & Munich... Maybe Sydney FC, we'll see if this A-leage they just started here is any good.
Tennis: Goran Ivanisovich (pity he's retired again)

Travel Destinations:
Singapore, Germany, Amsterdam, Italy (infact, Europe in general) Cambodia, Vietnam, Antarctica, Buenos Aires... I'll definately be going back to all these places atleast once in my life.. I've seen many more, but im not as partial to them. :)


09-16-2005, 03:17 AM
Favorite websites:
GEH (and any other Mickey-run site), ESPN (The Sports Guy), McSweeny's Internet Tendencies, Weather Underground, IMDB

Pulp Fiction, The Matrix, Godfather 1 & 2, All 3 extended versions of the Lord of the Rings, Jaws, Memento, Donnie Darko, Wedding Crashers, and many more

College: University of Alabama (ROLL TIDE!!)
Pro: Atlanta Falcons and Seattle Seahawks

Travel Destinations:
Germany, England, Florida, New York City, Washington D.C., Costa Rica

09-16-2005, 06:45 AM
Favorite Websites:
In no particular order: BBC, GEH, Skoopy, iLounge, Engadget.

Anything by Martin Scorcese, the Coen Brothers and Quentin Tarantino

Soccer, but only Champions League and World Cup, tennis

I love visiting cities; NYC, London, Barcelona, Sydney and Amsterdam are the best. I visited all but two (Alaska and Hawaii) of the 50 US states: I liked the four corners region best for its grandeur, the East Coast cities for their culture. I would love to spend a week or three in Tuscany some day.

09-16-2005, 08:49 PM
GEH, Virtual Hideout, Airliners.net, rochdaleafc.com, gtagaming.com

Turbulence, Turbulence 2, Scary movie, Road trip, F&F 1+2

Soccer :D I support Rochdale AFC in England

Travel Destination
Florida! Dania beach, Orlando, St Petersburg. I'd love to live there!
Germany! Its so much cleaner there and the Alps are just amazing!

09-17-2005, 12:33 AM
Alright, I'll bite.

Well, this one and CGR (http://www.christianguitar.org) eat up most of my time. I love Bloglines (http://www.bloglines.com), although it's really the syndicated content that I like - Bloglines just streamlines it nicely. I also check out ESPN (http://www.espn.com), Fark (http://www.fark.com), AccuWeather (http://www.accuweather.com), SitePoint (http://www.sitepointforums.com) and various news sites.

Mostly stupid movies - Tommy Boy, Billy Madison, Happy Gilmore. I never have been a huge movie fan, and my two-year-old has limited that even more.

Football - University of Michigan, Atlanta Falcons, Detroit Lions
Hockey! - Detroit Red Wings

Travel Destinations
I've yet to travel outside of North America. However, I've been to about 45 of the 50 states, so I've gotten around the country pretty well. Kelly's list was pretty good, so I'll just go where she tells me to go. :)

09-17-2005, 04:56 AM
Favorite websites:
GEH, heise (http://www.heise.de), SPIEGEL online (http://www.spiegel.de)

Back To The Future I - III, Lost In Translation, The Island, 'The 4400' (series)

I'm not into sports at all, playing tennis myself

Travel Destinations:
Where I want to go:
New York, Miami, Sydney, Singapore, Roma, L.A., Dubai
Where I've been:
London (among others)

michael fontenot
09-20-2005, 03:44 AM
of course GEH, jikl, tigerdirect

aliens collection, lord of the rings, exorcist

Football - bama state(roll tide), LSU

Travel Destinations
Been all over Thailand, Cambodia, Malaysia. Amsterdam, frankfurt, Bali, Azerbaijan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, china, tibet.

09-20-2005, 11:53 PM
GEH,GTPlanet and Orkut
2 Fast 2 Furious
Soccer:I like So Paulo Futebol Clube(TRICOLOR) ;)
I dont travel so much

09-27-2005, 08:16 PM
I Like Everyting!!!

09-28-2005, 05:23 PM
* Websites?
pandora.com, wikipedia, imdb.com, rathergood.com, photopoints.com, amm.

* Movies (of all time)?
2001, French "Film noir", old B&W Thrillers/Westerns/SciFi, Docus, Nature, amm.

* Sports and teams?

* Travel destinations?
all this amazing locations i find with GE in deserts, on islands, far away from the so called "civilisation".

10-05-2005, 12:59 PM
Except GoogleHacks?
Well Digital Photography Greece (http://www.dpgr.gr) is one of my Favourites. Along that road, I also watch DP Review (http://www.dpreview.com). I follow MLB.com (http://www.mlb.com) with great interest, and my local Baseball Club webpage Milon Baseball Club Athens (http://www.geocities.com/milon_baseball). In general, any site that has to do with baseball and photography

Anything from Quentin Tarrantino, Braveheart (I know the lines by heart), Dogville, and many many more (I have more than 600 movies at home and still ripping)

Soccer - Panionios FC (my local club), Barcelona FC
Basketball - Panionios BC (yes you guessed it), Barcelona, Atlanta Hawks
Baseball - Atlanta Braves, Milon Baseball Club Athens
I also love volleyball, tennis and Rugby Union.

Travel Destinations
Except almost everywhere in Greece (you'll be amazed of the non popular places - mostly the mountains), I loved the cities of Nara and Kyoto in Japan as well as the European cities of Prague, Amsterdam and London (cause I spent 4 years of my student life there). I also loved Venice (the perfect place for a honeymoon)

10-05-2005, 04:32 PM
Hi. Its me again. first time since 3 weeks or something like this.

www.nba.com - www.2flashgames.com - www.googleearthhacks.com

"Pulp Fiction" (and i think all of the rest of the tarantinos) - "the fifth element" and many more.

Basketball!!! Im one of the few germans who knows nearly everything about the NBA. DALLAS MAVERICKS AND DIRK NOWITZKI RULES !!!

Travel Dest.
Sweden,Finland,Denmark,the Netherlands,Switzerland,France,Portugal,USA (Chicago and Michigan),Croatia,Greece,Austria, Spain, Italy, Belgium, Poland, Turkey. Yeah i think that was it all.Not bad for a 16 year old boy hu?

I allready said that i was away now for 3 weeks. Can you tell me what you think were the most interesting finds on google earth (the last three weeks)???