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aaronace
Stole this from angusabranson:

*Edited to add some answers of my own.

BASICS
1. Name: Aaron.
2. Birthday: 2/20.
3. Where do you live: New York.
4: What are you studying/What are you working as: Artist/Creative Director
5. What makes you happy: My life, friends, family, my dog, work... I'm a pretty simple guy.
6. What are you listening to now/have listened to last:Hedwig and the Angry Inc, Origin of Love.
7. What is particularly good/bad about my LJ:
8. An interesting fact about you: My first job was being a tour guide in a local cave.
9. Are you in love/have a crush at the moment: Very much in love and married for 17 years.
10. Favorite place to be: Hiking in the mountains of upstate New York in the fall.
11. Favorite lyric: "New car, caviar, four star daydream,
Think I'll buy me a football team."
12. Best time of the year: Fall.
13. Weirdest food you like: Glazed donut with a slice of chedder on top.

RECOMMEND
1. A film: Painting With Fire, Frank Frazetta
2. A book: WE3, Grant Morrison
3. A song: The Mob Goes Wild, Clutch
4: A band: Clutch

PLUS
1. One thing you like about me:
2. Two things you like about yourself: My wonderful friends and family.
3. Put this in your lj so I can tell you what I think of you.
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BASICS
1. Name: Jason

2. Birthday: Jan. 25

3. Where do you live: New Hampshire, USA

4: What are you studying/What are you working as: Loan Operations Assistant, UNH Dimond Library. Also working on getting my Fiction MFA

5. What makes you happy: My rats

6. What are you listening to now/have listened to last: A very eclectic list, everything from Megadeth to Gary Jules.

7. What is particularly good/bad about my LJ: I love the artwork. Bad? Ummm...it's hard to see my cursor against your background color...at least in the text input box.

8. An interesting fact about you: I can clap one-handed.

9. Are you in love/have a crush at the moment: I am. This will be our second married V-day.

10. Favorite place to be: In bed

11. Favorite lyric: "Fuck the damned creasonists / those bunch of dumb-ass bitches / every time I think of them / my trigger finger itches / they want to have their bullshit / taught in public classes / Steven J Gould should put / his foot right up their asses" - MC Hawkin, "Fuck the Creationists"

12. Best time of the year: Fall

13. Weirdest food you like: Sushi (not really weird, I know...)

RECOMMEND
1. A film: Cloverfield

2. A book: Stephen King's "Dark Tower" series

3. A song: MC Hawking, "All of my Shootings be Drive-bys"

4: A band: Jethro Tull

PLUS
1. One thing you like about me: Your art (You should fill this out so we can get to know you better, too)

2. Two things you like about yourself: My writing, and ummm...

3. Put this in your lj so I can tell you what I think of you.

BASICS
1. Name: Mark
2. Birthday: August 20
3. Where do you live: Chattanooga, TN
4: What are you studying/What are you working as: Billing slave/administrator/clerk
5. What makes you happy: Whisker on kittens, warm woolen mittens
6. What are you listening to now/have listened to last: ZZ Top
7. What is particularly good/bad about my LJ: I hate your LJ because I have no where near the talent you do.
8. An interesting fact about you: I wear women's jean because they fit my ass and legs better.
9. Are you in love/have a crush at the moment: It's an unrequited love, but I do have a crush as well
10. Favorite place to be: In bed
11. Favorite lyric: So do you think you can tell, Heaven from hell. Blue skies from pale.
12. Best time of the year: Christmas, no doubt
13. Weirdest food you like: Totino's frozen pizza cooked with hot sauce on top

RECOMMEND
1. A film: Clerks II
2. A book: The War of Souls DragonLance Trilogy
3. A song: Revolution Evolution Love by Tricky
4: A band: The Molly Maguires

PLUS
1. One thing you like about me: Your talent
2. Two things you like about yourself: My inability to take life seriously and I love my OCD.
3. Put this in your lj so I can tell you what I think of you.

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You have excellent taste in music. Jethro Tull is great stuff.

I really dig Tull too. Jethro "Dull" my ass. :)

BASICS
1. Name: Joseph L. Selby (you can call me Joe)
2. Birthday: September 25th, 1977
3. Where do you live: Nashua, NH (at exit 1)
4: What are you working as: I am a multimedia producer for a Science & Technology company (overseeing the development of CDs, DVDs, and websites)
5. What makes you happy: Admiration (I'm an attention/credit whore)
6. What are you listening to now/have listened to last: inscrutable is now known as DJ 486, but I still remember him when he was mixing music as Methadrene. I've been listening to his stuff a lot lately.
7. What is particularly good/bad about my LJ: Good - You are an incredible artist (who I hope does a cover for one of my books...once I publish one of my books). Bad - Your readers tend to be sycophantic.
8. An interesting fact about you: I lost my Army ROTC scholarship two months after finishing Basic Camp at FT Knox because of a trespassing charge from when I was 18.
9. Are you in love: Most of the time.
10. Favorite place to be: Cici's Pizza Buffet with my laptop in front of me
11. Favorite lyric: "And thus shall I remain, / To give birth to a mighty assassin armed with a weapon of words, / To defy the lies, to never compromise, No / Today my name is pain" Otep, "Suicide Trees"
12. Best time of the year: Autumn
13. Weirdest food you like: Banana Ice Cream

RECOMMEND
1. A film: The Reduced Shakespeare Company's Complete Works of William Shakespeare
2. A book: "War of the Flowers" by Tad Williams
3. A song: "Quadukka-l-Mayyas" by Jesse Cook
4: A band: Dry Kill Logic

PLUS
1. One thing you like about me: Your devotion to your family (especially your brothers)
2. Two things you like about yourself: My self-confidence, my imagination
3. Put this in your lj so I can tell you what I think of you. (I'm going to put this in my personal LJ, the_outlaw, which you also have friended.)

BASICS
1. Name: Norman Rafferty
2. Birthday: June 7 (Gemini)
3. Where do you live: Cincinnati, OH ("We don't do that, here!™")
4: What are you studying/What are you working as: Instructor of Computer Science
5. What makes you happy: Rats, video games, pizza.
6. What are you listening to now/have listened to last: Donald Fagen
7. What is particularly good/bad about my LJ: Art!
8. An interesting fact about you: I created Joe Genero.
9. Are you in love/have a crush at the moment: Nope.
10. Favorite place to be: In the eye of the storm.
11. Favorite lyric: "A man is real, not made of steel."
12. Best time of the year: November
13. Weirdest food you like: Iceberg lettuce

RECOMMEND
1. A film: "Fantastic Planet"
2. A book: "Bard"
3. A song: "Hostage-O"
4: A band: ThouShaltNot

PLUS
1. One thing you like about me: Your professionalism.
2. Two things you like about yourself: My attitude and my watchfulness.
3. Put this in your lj so I can tell you what I think of you.

BASICS

1. Name: Scott

2. Birthday: June 16

3. Where do you live: Buda (just outside of Austin), TX

4: What are you studying/What are you working as: Freelance game writer and editor

5. What makes you happy: My wife, good friends, good food

6. What are you listening to now/have listened to last: Amy Winehouse, bought because of all the great reviews. Me, I'm not that keen on it ...

7. What is particularly good/bad about my LJ: The kick-ass art is good; that we don't know more about the person behind the art, not so good.

8. An interesting fact about you: I had, at one point, seen a major-league baseball game in every single ballpark. (Unfortunately, they keep building new ones so this is not currently true.)

9. Are you in love/have a crush at the moment: Abso-frickin'-lutely

10. Favorite place to be: Home

11. Favorite lyric: Shadow are fallin' and I'm running out of breath/Keep me in your heart for a while/If I leave it doesn't mean I love you any less/Keep me in your heart for a while -- "Keep Me In Your Heart," Warren Zevon

12. Best time of the year: Autumn, when a front has just come through and the sky is brilliant blue and the sun is shining but it's cool and crisp.

13. Weirdest food you like: Sushi, probably. I mostly stay away from weird foods.

RECOMMEND

1. A film: All That Jazz

2. A book: A complete Lovecraft collection

3. A song: "Never Too Late For Love," Warren Zevon

4: A band: Warren Zevon

PLUS

1. One thing you like about me: You married well.

2. Two things you like about yourself: I married well; I'm part of a great church.

"You married well"

Amen to that! neenerpants is one of a kind.

BASICS
1. Name: Rob Adams
2. Birthday: 7/11/1978
3. Where do you live: Jax, FL
4: What are you studying/What are you working as: IT and Psychology/Sr. IT Auditor for SOX compliance testing
5. What makes you happy: My family. Being creative with my gaming friends.Writing. The outdoors. Life.
6. What are you listening to now/have listened to last: Drone of my computer fan/some trendy song on the radio New Rock
7. What is particularly good/bad about my LJ: Good - Daily Dose, Bad - Nothing I can see at the moment.
8. An interesting fact about you: I saved my sister's life when she was in a car seat when I was only four. I reached over and pulled her car seat as it started to fall out of the car because she had opened the door as we were going down the interstate.
9. Are you in love/have a crush at the moment: I love my wife
10. Favorite place to be: Home although I love conventions
11. Favorite lyric: Don't feat the reaper
12. Best time of the year: Spring
13. Weirdest food you like: Sushi

RECOMMEND
1. A film: Devil's Advocate
2. A book: 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
3. A song: Always Look on the Bright Side of Life
4: A band: Bowling for Soup

PLUS
1. One thing you like about me: You are honest and have always been a cool guy to hang out with. I miss you and Neener.
2. Two things you like about yourself: I like my ability to be creative and I like the fact that I was blessed with such a healthy respect for myself.
3. Put this in your lj so I can tell you what I think of you. OK

Film: Pan's Labyrinth
Book: Night by Elie Wiesel
Song: Eve of Destruction - Barry Mcguire
Band - Simon & Garfunkel

BASICS
1. Name: Eric Trautmann
2. Birthday: I prefer not to answer, thanks to the modern age of identity theft, sigh
3. Where do you live: Western Washington
4: What are you studying/What are you working as: Part time comics retailer, full-time comics freelancer
5. What makes you happy: Completing a difficult script.
6. What are you listening to now/have listened to last: Cake/"War Pigs"
7. What is particularly good/bad about my LJ: Good? It's occasionally funny. Bad? It's updated only sporadically.
8. An interesting fact about you: I've been to Skywalker Ranch a couple'a times
9. Are you in love/have a crush at the moment: Yes.
10. Favorite place to be: Home, in my office.
11. Favorite lyric: "I could leave but I'll just stay / All my stuff's here anyway." -- Pinch Me, Barenaked Ladies
12. Best time of the year: Early summer.
13. Weirdest food you like: Port wine cheddar spread on pumpernickel

RECOMMEND
1. A film: Lone Star; John Sayles
2. A book: The Forever War, by Joe Haldeman
3. A song: "White Daisy Passing" by Rocky Votolato
4: A band: Barenaked Ladies

PLUS
1. One thing you like about me: Your artwork
2. Two things you like about yourself: Tenacity and unwillingness to take crap off of others
3. Put this in your lj so I can tell you what I think of you.

BASICS
1. Name: Gracjana
2. Birthday: 2nd December, 1983
3. Where do you live: Warsaw, Poland, Europe, Earth ;)
4: What are you studying/What are you working as: studying history of art in Warsaw, graphics in Łódź and working as a freelance illustrator.
5. What makes you happy: coffee :) kidding. sushi and driving car, yep!
6. What are you listening to now/have listened to last: rock version of You Spin Me Right Round :D
7. What is particularly good/bad about my LJ: nothing bad, all is good :)
8. An interesting fact about you: i'm ambidextrous?
9. Are you in love/have a crush at the moment: haha. not sure. really.
10. Favorite place to be: where they give sushi and cheap whisky and where i'm allowed to smoke and where is nice (God, I suck at this meme, I know)
11. Favorite lyric: stare the sunshine out. (can't think of anything smarter now, this one's by Angelfish / Shirley Manson)
12. Best time of the year: snowy winter, rainy, fresh spring, the end of summer.
13. Weirdest food you like: hmm.. raw meat. and raw fish, obviously.

RECOMMEND
1. A film: anything Burton.
2. A book: Sapkowski's The Witcher saga.
3. A song: 80's disco hits hard rock covers ;)
4: A band: Cinema Strange, Pati Yang (both have nothing in common with the above)

PLUS
1. One thing you like about me: colours in your paintings, great stuff.
2. Two things you like about yourself: hmm. my eyes. my sense of humour.
3. Put this in your lj so I can tell you what I think of you. - okay!

that was fun :)

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Re: You probably already knew most of this, but I like to keep in touch =)

Send me some of your latest work, I'd love to see if I can find some gigs for you.

BASICS
1. Name: Doug
2. Birthday: January 17
3. Where do you live: Bountiful, Utah
4: What are you studying/What are you working as: Tech Support/Customer Service
5. What makes you happy: My kids
6. What are you listening to now/have listened to last: "Across the Universe" soundtrack
7. What is particularly good/bad about my LJ: The artwork ROCKS! (But then, you knew that, right?)
8. An interesting fact about you: I am a sotrehouse of useless information, once referred to as the Walking Encyclopedia. The more trivial it is, the more likely I am to remember it. Especially if it involves tsar Trek or comic books.
9. Are you in love/have a crush at the moment: Yep. And I'm married to her.
10. Favorite place to be: Home
11. Favorite lyric: "You told me not to drive, but I made it home alive, and you said that only proves that I'm insane."
12. Best time of the year: Spring
13. Weirdest food you like: Dolmathes

RECOMMEND
1. A film: Hysterical. Twenty years before "Scary Movie" and funnier, too.
2. A book: Anything by Steven Brust
3. A song: "I Want to Hold Your Hand" from "Across the Universe"
4: A band: Always been a big Styx fan...

PLUS
1. One thing you like about me: Your talents, of course.
2. Two things you like about yourself: Witty and Friendly.

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Just edited this post to add my answers. :)

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It an extra on Ralph Bakshi's Fire & Ice DVD, it's basically a look at Frazetta's career and life.

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