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Max Habibi
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Four jobs you've had in your life:Waiter, Bouncer, Busboy, Chef

Four movies you could watch over and over: Fight Club, The White Balloon, Good Night & Good Luck, Rocky

Four places you've lived:Paris, Amsterdam, NYC, Dallas

Four TV shows you love to watch: Battlestar Galactica, Lost, Arrested Development, Scrubs

Four places you've been on vacation: New Mexico, Sudan, India, Peru

[B]Four websites you visit daily:
javaranch, rocketboom, serverside, cd101

[B]Four of your favorite foods:
Pad Thai, Fois Gais, Filet, Raman Noodles

[B]Four places you'd rather be:
Prague, Berlin, Manhattan, Belize

[B]Four albums you can't live without:
The The-Infected, Bruce Springsteen-Nebraska, Sonic Youth-Daydream Nation, Miles Davis-Kind of blue.
[ January 04, 2006: Message edited by: Max Habibi ]
 
Bear Bibeault
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Four jobs you've had in your life: Counter-top maker, TOW missle trainer, department store clerk, software engineer

Four movies you could watch over and over: Outland, Witness for the Prosecution, Murder on the Orient Express, 2001

Four places you've lived: Massachusetts, Texas, ...

Four TV shows you love to watch: Battlestar Galactica, Good Eats, Nova, America's Test Kitchen

Four places you've been on vacation: Germany, France, San Francisco, New Mexico

Four websites you visit daily: javaranch, macrumors, ebay, tivo-community

Four of your favorite foods: chicken piccatta, sushi, scallops, prime rib eye

Four places you'd rather be: Paris, Maui, New Zealand, Austria

Four albums you can't live without: Bare - Annie Lennox, Greatest Hits - Fleetwood Mac, Greatest Hits - Journey, Goodbye Yellow Brick Road - Elton John
[ January 04, 2006: Message edited by: Bear Bibeault ]
 
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Four jobs you've had in your life: Guitar teacher, karate instructor, freelance journalist, Notes developer

Four movies you could watch over and over: Taxi Driver, Fight Club, Blade Runner, Saddest Music in the World

Four places you've lived: Minneapolis.

Four TV shows you love to watch: Friday Night Fights (boxing), Homicide: Life on the Streets, Star Trek (original), COPS

Four places you've been on vacation: Stockholm, Duluth, Los Angeles, Cleveland

Four websites you visit daily: JavaRanch, CNN, AllMusic, eBay

Four of your favorite foods: Coffee, Greek hash, pizza, Subway

Four places you'd rather be: Halifax, Reykjavik, Seattle (maybe), somewhere in Switzerland

Four albums you can't live without: "Endtroducing..." by DJ Shadow, "London Calling" by The Clash, "ColdKrushCuts" by Coldcut, DJ Food, and DJ Krush, "Dummy" by Portishead
 
David O'Meara
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Four jobs you've had in your life:Waiter, stock boy, pizza delivery, apprentice electrician

Four movies you could watch over and over: Mallrats, Nemo, The Incredibles, Toy Story

Four places you've lived:Perth, Kalgoorlie, Northam, Goomalling

Four TV shows you love to watch: Scrubs, House, Bones, Numbers

Four places you've been on vacation: Scotland, Tasmania, Queensland, South Oz

Four websites you visit daily: javaranch, /., pvponline, penny-arcade

Four of your favorite foods: Dunno

Four places you'd rather be: Home, beach, shops, home

Four albums you can't live without: Radiohead - OK Computer, REM - Green, Pixies - Doolittle, Nine Inch Nails - Downward Spiral
[ January 04, 2006: Message edited by: David O'Meara ]
 
Aaron Ting
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Four jobs you've had in your life: Customer Service Officer, Store Packer, Software developer, Tour Manager

Four movies you could watch over and over: Armageddon, Titanic, Pearl Harbor, 2 Fast 2 Furious

Four places you've lived: Singapore, India(Chennai), ... ...

Four TV shows you love to watch: Light Years(Singapore Series Show), Soccer matches, ... ...(i rarely watch the television...)

Four places you've been on vacation: China(Beijing, Shanghai), Australia(Gold Coast, Melborne, Cairns, Perth), Taiwan(Taipei), Thailand(Bangkok, Pattaya)

Four websites you visit daily:
Soccernet, Channelnewsasia, Javaranch, My Blog

Four of your favorite foods: Laksa, Hokkien Mee, Hor fun, Bee hoon!(All asian food... delicacies!) *dRoOLs*

Four places you'd rather be: Maldives, Mauritius, Hawaii, Singapore

Four albums you can't live without: anything on soft jazz~

*Cheers*
 
Ernest Friedman-Hill
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Four jobs you've had in your life: Spot-welder, pot-scrubber, painter, chemical physicist

Four movies you could watch over and over: The Fifth Element, The Philadelphia Story, Casablanca, Repo Man

Four places you've lived: California, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Maryland

Four TV shows you love to watch: e.r., Good Eats, $40 a Day, ST:TNG

Four places you've been on vacation: Paris; Vancouver; Taos; Corolla, NC

Four websites you visit daily: javaranch, slashdot, gmail, rocketboom

Four of your favorite foods: sugar cookies, fried clams, blueberries, italian sausage

Four places you'd rather be: Paris, Taos, Outer Banks, Rome

Four albums you can't live without: Led Zepplin: Houses of the Holy; Pink Floyd: Dark Side of the Moon; The Beatles: Rubber Soul; The Who: Meaty, Beaty, Big and Bouncy
 
Mike Curwen
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Four jobs you've had in your life: (in order) hardware store clerk, waiter, Ops grunt at a nuclear research lab, retail photo-lab

Four movies you could watch over and over: The Matrix, Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Beautiful Thing, Shawshank Redemption (Morgan Freeman's narration is perfection)

Four places you've lived: Manitoba,,,

Four TV shows you love to watch: West Wing (yep, still like it), Lost, Battlestar Galactica, Desperate Housewives

Four places you've been on vacation: London, Vancouver, Toronto, Halifax.

Four websites you visit daily: google,,, Oddly, I realize that I've shifted from regular web-surfer to regular RSS-feed consumer. So now I don't visit websites as much as I used to. Hm.

Four of your favorite foods: Pizza, Pasta, Burritos, Perogies (now I know where those extra pounds came from!)

Four places you'd rather be: In bed, but otherwise I'm good.

Four albums you can't live without: REM: Automatic for the People, US: Joshua Tree, Coldplay: Rush of Blood to the Head, ABBA Gold: Greatest Hits.
 
Frank Carver
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Four jobs you've had in your life: Swimming Pool Lifeguard, Royal Navy Officer, Software Developer, College Lecturer

Four movies you could watch over and over: Into The Night, Flash Gordon, Grosse Point Blank, The Princess Bride

Four places you've lived: Farnborough, Coventry, Sheffield, Ipswich

Four TV shows you love to watch: Doctor Who, Scrapheap Challenge, Firefly, New Captain Scarlet

Four places you've been on vacation: USA, Canada, France, Jersey

Four websites you visit daily: http://www.javaranch.com (duh), http://www.scan.co.uk/todayonly/ , http://www.bloglines.com/myblogs , http://www.google.co.uk/

Four of your favorite foods: Peanut Butter and Cucumber Sandwich, Grilled Sea Bass, Chicken Tikka Bhuna, Fiorentina Pizza

Four places you'd rather be: Nowhere really. Plenty of places I'd like to visit, but overall I'm happy where I am.

Four albums you can't live without: what, like music albums? - never listen to any
 
Mani Ram
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Four jobs you've had in your life: Author, Publisher, Software Engineer

Four movies you could watch over and over: Lord of the Rings, The Matrix, Shawshank Redemption, Saving Private Ryan

Four places you've lived: Madurai (India), Bangalore (India), Frankfurt (Germany), San Francisco (US)

Four places you've been on vacation: Paris, Rome, Venice, Amsterdam

Four websites you visit daily: JavaRanch, Google, GMail, Wikipedia
 
Roger Johnson
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Four jobs you've had in your life: delivery driver, bellboy, Busboy, financial debt recovery officer

Four places you've lived: Beijing, shanghai, san jose, new york

four banks you owed money to: bank of america, gmac, citibank, chase

four buffet you have been to: Chinese/japanese, indian, american, medeterrin
[ January 05, 2006: Message edited by: Roger Johnson ]
 
Angela Poynton
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Four jobs you've had in your life:Potato Peeler, Sales Assistant, Cinema Usher, Cake Factory Worker

Four places you've lived:Warrington and London (in England) and Caerleon and Newport (in Wales)

Four TV shows you love to watch: Lost, Scrubs, Peep Show, Black Books

Four places you've been on vacation: New York, San Francisco, Turkey, Gran Canaria

Four websites you visit daily: javaranch, manchestercomedy.com, chortle.co.uk, bbc.co.uk

Four of your favorite foods: King Prawns with Cashewnuts, Roast Potatos, Lamb Rogan josh, Minted Lamb

Four places you'd rather be: Manchester, New York, Sydney, Orlando
 
fred rosenberger
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Four jobs you've had in your life: backstage theatre technician, middle/high school math teacher, airline reservation agent, programmer

Four movies you could watch over and over: This is Spinal Tap, The Blues Brothers, Caddyshack, Silent Running

Four places you've lived: Various suburbs of St. Louis, MO

Four TV shows you love to watch: Iron Chef America, Good Eats, How I Met Your Mother, Modern Marvels

Four places you've been on vacation: DisneyWorld, Cancun, Las Vegas, St. Thomas, USVI

Four websites you visit daily: JavaRanch, Trevisthomas.com, Dave Barry's blog, Randi.org

Four of your favorite foods: Pizza, Pasta, Steak, Bread

Four places you'd rather be: at home in bed, Disneyworld, Las Vegas, Australia

Four albums you can't live without: Garbage eponymous, Genesis - Lamb Lies Down on Broadway, Lee Press-on and the Nails - Swing is Dead, Louis Jordan - Rock'n'roll
 
Svend Rost
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Four jobs you've had in your life: Dishwasher, Warehouse clerk, Customer Consultant, Software Engineer

Four movies you could watch over and over: Braveheart, Closer, James Bond (with Sean Connery), LOTR

Four places you've lived: Aarhus (Denmark), London (GB)

Four TV shows you love to watch: Inspector Morse, Fraiser, Lost

Four places you've been on vacation: Egypt, Marocco, Spain, Ireland

Four websites you visit daily: javaranch, google, jp.dk (danish newspaper), my webmail

Four of your favorite foods: Ale, Lager, Stout, Porter

Four places you'd rather be: Hamburg, New York, London, New Zealand

[B]Four albums you can't live without: Dizzy Mizz Lizzy (danish band), James Blunt, My classic collection, Wagner - Der Ring des Nibelungen
 
A. Levi
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Four jobs you've had in your life: High school math teacher, Java Instructor, SD

Four movies you could watch over and over: Shawshank Redemption, Eurotrip, Braveheart, Clerks.

Four TV shows you love to watch: Monster Garage, Da Ali G Show, South Park, Iron Chef America

Four websites you visit daily: ESPN, CNN, prosportsdaily, aintitcool

Four of your favorite foods: Bolognese, Pizza, Chilli, Any Indian

Four places you'd rather be: Manhattan

Four albums you can't live without: Hybrid Theory (Linkin Park), The Ultimate Collection (Michael Jackson)
 
John Wetherbie
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Four jobs you've had in your life: Warehouseman, Book store clerk, Systems engineer, Software engineer

Four movies you could watch over and over: Casablanca, Groundhog Day , LOTR (All 3 in a row), The Incredibles

Four places you've lived: O'Fallon, Sarasota, San Bernardino, Centennial

Four TV shows you love to watch: BSG (new version w/o Lorne Green), Is there anything else on?

Four places you've been on vacation: Australia, Whistler, Cannon Beach, Whitefish

Four websites you visit daily: The Bleat (James Lileks), Instapundit, JavaRanch, Google

Four of your favorite foods: Hawaiian pizza, Rigatoni D, Key lime pie, steak

Four places you'd rather be: home, Monterey, Cannon Beach, Steamboat Springs
 
Scott Selikoff
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Four jobs you've had in your life:Photo developer, IT Repair, Sheetrock deliver, Software Developer

Four movies you could watch over and over: High Fidelity, Family Guy Movie, Fifth Element, Van Wildered

Four places you've lived:New Jersey, New York, PA, and... Mars

Four TV shows you love to watch: Boston Legal, The Office, Family Guy, Boondocks

Four places you've been on vacation: All 48 continental united states (in one shot), Sweden, Spain, England

Four websites you visit daily: penny-arcade, java ranch, google news, gamespot

Four of your favorite foods: Vaca Frita, Ropa Vieja, Picadillo, and Steak

Four places you'd rather be: Mars again, Florida, Japan, Playboy Mansion

Four albums you can't live without: Whats a cd?
[ January 05, 2006: Message edited by: Scott Selikoff ]
 
Joel McNary
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Four jobs you've had in your life:Busbboy, Waiter, Magician, Programmer

Four movies you could watch over and over: Disney's Beauty and the Beast, Star Wars (the whole thing), 1776, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkahban
Four places you've lived:Eighty Four (PA), Seven Springs (NC), West Chester (PA), Phoenixville (PA)

Four TV shows you love to watch: Jeopardy, Cheers, Good Eats, Jackie Chan Adventures (the animated cartoon)

Four places you've been on vacation: South Carolina, Florida, Ohio, Ligoneer (PA)
Four websites you visit daily: javaranch, thedailywtf, cnn.com, gmail
Four of your favorite foods: Strawberry yogurt (Blended), Chocolate Chip Cookies (no nuts, thank you), Pizza, Wendy's Spicy Chicken Sandwich
Four places you'd rather be: Home, Disney World, any bookstore, any board game store
Four albums you can't live without: Anuna - Omnis, Altan - Harvest Storm, Boynton & Ford - Dog Train, P.D.Q. Bach - Oedipus Tex
[ January 05, 2006: Message edited by: Joel McNary ]
 
Rick Beaver
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Four jobs you've had in your life:Army Officer, Coffee Shop Assistant, Supermarket Clerk, Security Guard

Four movies you could watch over and over: A few good men, The hunt for red october, Band of Brothers, South Park the Movie

Four places you've lived:England, Wales, TBD, TBD

Four TV shows you love to watch: Lost, The first 48, Cops, Mythbusters

Four places you've been on vacation: USA, Canada, Sweden, Malta

Four websites you visit daily: JavaRanch, Dilbert, Unfit, User Friendly

Four of your favorite foods: Double Whopper with Cheese, Big Mac, KFC Fillet Burger, Pizza

Four places you'd rather be: Ireland, Canada, Sweden, USA

Four albums you can't live without: iTunes
 
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Four jobs you've had in your life: Record Store Clerk, Video Producer, Music Publicist, Music Tour Cordinator

Four movies you could watch over and over: Star Wars, Harold and Kumar go to White Castle, Caddyshack, Happy Gilmore

Four places you've lived: Philadelplia, PA Cherry Hill NJ, Los Angeles, CA and Costa Mesa, CA

Four TV shows you love to watch: My Name is Earl, USC Football games, Family Guy, Everybody Loves Raymond

Four places you've been on vacation: Maui, Paris, Switzerland, Las Vegas

Four websites you visit daily: javaranch, yahoo, google

Four of your favorite foods: Pizza, Pizza, Pizza, and Pizza

Four places you'd rather be: Paris, Maui, Golf Course, Bahamas

Four albums you can't live without: Images and Words - Dream Theater, V Spock's Beard, Full Circle - Saga, Misplaced Childhood - Marillion
 
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Four jobs you've had in your life: Programmer, Solider, Life-Guard, Delivery Driver

Four movies you could watch over and over: Once upon a Time in the West, The Usual Suspects, Seven Samurai, Kung Fu.

Four places you've lived]Four places you've lived: Gateshead (NE England), London, Northampton (England), Surrey

Four TV shows you love to watch: - None - I ain't got a TV license..

Four places you've been on vacation: Athens, Greek Islands, Lake District (England), Scotland

Four websites you visit daily: JavaRanch, The ServerSide, JobServe, bbc

Four of your favourite foods: Curry (mild), Pizza, English Breakfast, Salad (to compensate for the other three)

Four places you'd rather be: Quayside, Newcastle (beer), Greek Islands, Local swimming pool / Gym, World Cup in Germany this summer.

Four albums you can't live without: Any Mozart, Stanley Clarke - The Collection, Joy Division - Still, Led Zeppelin IV (Hermit).
 
Jessica Sant
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Four jobs you've had in your life: Cowboy boot warehouse worker, waitress, flower shop counter help, software engineer
Four movies you could watch over and over: Fantasia, Shawshank Redemption, ... ummm I'm sure there's others, I can't think of them now though...
Four places you've lived: Salt Lake City, UT; Ardmore, PA; Calgary, AB, Canada; Mount Laurel, NJ
Four TV shows you love to watch: Gilmore Girls (guilty pleasure), ER, Alias, Cold Case
Four places you've been on vacation: Maui, Trinidad, Florida, British Columbia
Four websites you visit daily: javaranch, woot, LuAnn (comic strip), digg
Four of your favorite foods: Pizza, dessert, seafood, berries
Four places you'd rather be: home, lounging on a Caribbean beach, skiing in the Rocky Mountains, climbing on some rocks.
Four albums you can't live without: a radio (terrestrial, satellite or online) usually does me just fine.
[ January 05, 2006: Message edited by: Jessica Sant ]
 
Alan Wanwierd
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Four jobs you've had in your life: Barman, Musician, Drug-dealer, Software developer
Four movies you could watch over and over: Life of Brian, The Castle, Full Monty, The Great Escape
Four places you've lived:Basingstoke(Hampshire, UK), Stoke-on-Trent (Staffordshire UK), Brussels (Belgium), Brisbane (QLD Australia)
Four TV shows you love to watch: Mythbusters, Panorama (UK investigative journalism), Survivor (sorry!), All Saints (Australian medical soap)
Four places you've been on vacation: Barcelona(Spain), Huaraz(Peru), Cebu (Philippines), Vic Falls(Zimbabwe)
Four websites you visit daily: Javaranch, BBC news, My own MythTv server!!, Energex Brisbane storm radar!
Four of your favorite foods: Roast Pork, BBQ prawns, Brie, Chips&gravy!!
Four places you'd rather be: At home, Any of the 4 holiday destinations above, in a bar drinking, sat on a mountaintop somewhere
Four albums you can't live without:??!! tough: Sgt Peppers... (Beatles), Wish you were here (Pink Floyd), Emergency on Planet Earth (Jamiroquai), Decade!? (Duran Duran)
 
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Four jobs you've had in your life: Phone operator, cherry sorter, hotel maid, techwriter
Four movies you could watch over and over: Dangerous Liaisons, Best in Show, The Jerk, Princess Bride
Four movies that made a huge impression on me but I can't watch very frequently because they're so sad: Brokeback Mountain, A Simple Plan, Damage, Million Dollar Baby
Four places you've lived: Juneau AK, Rennes France, Fargo ND, Boulder CO
Four TV shows you love to watch: Buffy, House, Simpsons, Six Feet Under
Four places you've been on vacation: Estes Park, Outer Banks...hmm, I don't think I really go on vacation
Four websites you visit daily: Amazon rankings, yahoo/google news, Eddie Bauer Outlet ;> , blog stats/technorati.
Four of your favorite foods: Ice cream, any Thai curry, nuts, pumpkin pie.
Four places you'd rather be: I'm in a small town in Wyoming right now...
Four albums you can't live without: Buffy Musical Soundtrack (Season 6 Episode 7), Lyle Lovett's Step Inside This House, my Best Of Sam Bush mix CD, Great Big Sea
[ January 11, 2006: Message edited by: Solveig Laura Haugland ]
 
Dave Lenton
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Four jobs you've had in your life:Burger flipper, Programmer

Four movies you could watch over and over:Shawshank Redemption, Star Wars V: The Empire Strikes Back, Dances With Wolves, The Godfather

Four places you've lived: Wokingham (Berkshire, UK), London (UK)

Four TV shows you love to watch: Match Of The Day, Channel 4 News, Lost, Scrubs

Four places you've been on vacation:Crete, The Gambia, Portugal, Cornwall

Four websites you visit daily:Javaranch, Wikipedia, BBC News, Hob Nob Anyone?

Four of your favorite foods:Homemade pizza, Klefitko, Banana, London Pride

Four places you'd rather be:Agios Nikolaos (Crete), Greenwich Park (London), Madejski Stadium (Reading, UK, Saturday afternoon), anywhere on the coastal path of Cornwall.

Four albums you can't live without:
Are Greatest Hits albums cheating? If so:

Rattle And Hum-U2, Everything Must Go-Manic Street Preachers, OK Computer-Radiohead, Performance & Cocktails-Steriophonics

If not:

The Best Of 1980-1990-U2, Greatest Hits-Smashing Pumkins, Greatest Hits-Queen, The Best Of R.E.M. In Time 1988-2003-REM.
[ January 12, 2006: Message edited by: Dave Lenton ]
 
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