BRiaN'S WoRLD: All About Me
Hello and welcome to my page.
This page will tell you about the man, the myth, the me.
Current Residence: Fairfax City, VA. (15 min. west of Washington DC)
DOB: April 2, 1971
July 1999-Present: Senior Compression Engineer - Verizon Online: Advandced Data Group: Digital Video
1996-Present: Music Consultant - Creative Edge Studios, Inc.
- The Untouchable
- Cartoon Combat
- Bikini Karate Babes
- Bikini Karate Babes II
October 2, 1994-July 7, 1998: Program/Music Director - WEBR & WRLD radio
1991-Present: Executive Producer - Fairfax Sports Network:
- Game Of The Week (1991-Present)
- Fairfax Sports Report (1999-Present)
- The Bendorf Bench (1997-2004)
1999-Present: Executive Producer - The Late Night Monkey Show
1995-1996: Freelance Recording Engineer/Producer
1989-1995: Freelance Video Producer, Director, Videographer
1990-1993: Recording Engineer/Producer - Clifton Recording
I get tons of questions and e-mails about these things so let this serve as sort of a mini-FAQ about me. All the questions are from crazy questionnaire circulating on the net. If you have a burning question about something that's not covered here then feel free to send me an e-mail.
Pets: Golden Retriever named Hayley. (Photo of Hayley taken at 10 wks - 11/99)
Hobbies: music, movies, computers, video games, Internet (obviously)
Favorite music: Check out my music page.
Favorite TV: Check out my tv page.
Favorite movies: Check out my movie page.
Gaming system of choice: My Macintosh is what I usually use. I like games like Civilization, The Sims, Sim City, etc. I also love MacMAME which lets me play all the great 80s videogames. They rock!!
I have a Playstation 2 and an original Sony Playstation (which I never use anymore). I bought a Sega Dreamcast when they came out to play "Crazy Taxi" (otherwise Dreamcast sucks). I also keep some old systems handy like Super Nintendo, Sega Genesis, Atari Jaguar, Atari 2600 and a ColecoVision in storage just in case.
Computer of choice: Apple Macintosh
Current main computer: Apple Dual 2.5GHz PowerMac G5
Other computers: Apple 30Gig iPod which I LOVE!!, 17" PowerBook, iMac DV 600MHz, PowerMac 9500, Mac LC II, Mac IIsi
Current car: Volkswagon 2001 Jetta GLS (Galactic Blue).
Sports Played? skiing, soccer, biking, a little tennis
Favorite colors? Royal Blue and Black
Favorite animals? Komodo Dragon, Siberian Tiger, Ferret
What color is your toothbrush? Blue.
Do I listen to music while I fall asleep? 99% of the time-- no. But I sometimes fall asleep watching TV.
Would I rather have the ability to fly or be invisible? Invisible.
More scared of spiders or snakes? Depends which is closer and bigger. I'm should not be referred to as a big fan of either though.
Fave Late Night Talk-show host John Stewart, Conan O'Brien, David Letterman
Last book I read? Encyclopedia of Record Producers, XTC: Song Stories
What do you usually do when you're bored? Work on the computer or just sit around and relax listening to music/reading.
Favorite fast food restaurants? Carl's Jr and Checkers.
Do I wear sweaters? Only when it's cold.
Do you wear a watch? No. I don't like to wear any jewelry. My cell phone tells me what time it is.
The most famous person I've met? Sheryl Crow, Better Than Ezra, Third Eye Blind, Moby, Duncan Sheik. It must be someone musical. Oh yeah... Ron Jeremy (not very musical).
If you could go any place in the world where would you go? Everywhere. I want to travel the world and see everything. But most of all I want to see the Mayan and Inca ruins, Australia/New Zealand, and the pyramids of Egypt.
Favorite perfume? I hate perfumes! They make my nose itch.
Long showers or short showers? Medium.
Cold or hot? In the winter I prefer hot showers, but in the summer I dig the colder ones.
Drink coffee? Not willingly.
Favorite childrens' book or story? Any Dr. Seuss book. I was very fond of the Richard Scary's Busy Town series also.
Favorite cartoon? Spongebob Squarepants, Marsupilami. My fave animated movie is The Jungle Book.
Choose one profession: dancing, singing, acting? Singing.
Favorite sausage: link or patty? Patty. The best sausage ever comes from North Carolina- Neese's Country Sausage (Extra Sage).
Dream car? BMW or Jaguar
Would I rather live on a boat, a plane, or in a motor home? Boat
Favorite sandwich? Club on a roll
Would I rather travel with a circus or Ice Capades? The circus.
Favorite toy? My talking Pets.com sock puppet rocks!
Ice cream cone-- Waffle, cake, or sugar? Waffle cone
Do I collect anything? CDs, DVDs, old metal lunch boxes, various 80s memorabilia, and some trading cards.
Favorite milkshake flavor? Vanilla
Favorite 80s TV show? The Equalizer
Favorite 80s movie? Weird Science or Sixteen Candles
Favorite current magazine? Mix Magazine
What magazines did I read in the 80s? I read STAR/SMASH HITS. I remember this being a very kick ass magazine and being really pissed off when they stopped publication. I also used to read Rolling Stone and Rockline magazine back in the 80s.
Favorite STAR WARS character? Boba Fett (without a doubt)
Favorite pizza topping? Pepperoni and mushroom.
Miracle Whip or mayonnaise? Hellmann's Mayo (called Best Foods in some areas).
Wake up to music or alarm? Music- Mix CD.
Favorite flavor of jelly? Strawberry or Raspberry.
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