First, a quiz

1. Who was your best friend?
manhattanhero still is to this day.

2. What sports did you play?
Baseball (sort of, the coach wasn't big on playing the bench guys) and golf.

3. What kind of car did you drive?
my mom's boat (buick roadmaster) or my dad's truck (chevy silverado)

4. It's Friday night, where were you at?
early in high school I'd be at manhattanhero's house, later on I'd be at kidlicious73's house

5. Were you a party animal?
No.

6. Were you in the "In Crowd"?
that was one of the cool things about my high school, by senior year, all the cliques sort of disappeared and everyone hung out with everyone. but i was a shy geek.

7. Ever skip school?
maybe once a year i'd say i didn't want to go and my mom wouldn't mind. that's the only skipping i did.

8. Ever smoke?
No.

9. Were you a nerd?
i had contests with the computer teacher, and i beat him. i think that qualifies me.

10. Did you get suspended/expelled?
No.

11. Can you sing the Alma Mater?
until late in my senior year, i didn't know we had one.

12. Who was your favorite teacher?
mr. schissler was just an awesome guy and a damn good math teacher. mcfadden turned out to be a really good guy too.

13. Favorite class?
the only classes i ever hated were history (all) and 11th grade english with the retarded bitch. all the rest were cool. had some damn good times in Art class senior year though, i gotta give that one the nod.

14. What was your school's full name?
Lake Placid High School, or Lake Placid Central School, depending on if you wanted to acknowledge the fact that the middle school was in the same building.

15. School mascot?
The Blue Bombers. I don't think we had an actual logo for that until my junior or senior year. it was just a blue airplane.

16. Did you go to Prom?
went to my junior prom, and my senior prom, as well as my friend Kari's senior prom in NJ.

17. If you could go back and do it over, would you?
i had some good times. i can't say that i'd choose to go back and spend more time in LP, but i wouldn't be that upset if i were magically sent back there. there were some damn fine people around me back then.

18. What do you remember most about graduation?
i remember Kurtzy falling asleep and snoring next to me. i remember Laronza's purple contacts. i remember a lot of other things, but nothing worth mentioning.

19. Favorite memory of your Senior Year?
oh damn, that's not easy. prom was pretty solid that year. it could have ended better if i weren't so oblivious, but it was still solid. any day that we spent at the Aroma Round was pretty good too. i dunno, it was a lot of good, nothing really stands out.

20. Were you ever posted up on the senior wall?
uh, we had a freshman wall, where you put your hand print, but no senior wall.

21. Did you have a job your senior year?
i worked weekends and vacations at the Holiday Inn. i was at the front desk by that point.

22. Who did you date?
No one.

23. Where did you go most often for lunch?
the cafeteria was the only place you could eat at my high school.

24. Have you gained weight since then?
when i started high school, i was bigger than i am now, and when i finished, i was smaller than i am now.

25. What did you do after graduation?
worked for the summer then went to Syracuse University.