Answers to 15 Random Questions

How would YOU answer these Questions? 

Email your answers to Mary Lyman Ryan -Systems Administrator- maryandkevin1@verizon.net

Fifteen Random Questions

  1. How many keys do you have on your key ring?
  2. What food are you hungry for right now?
  3. What thing(s) do you collect?
  4. What is your favorite way to pass the time?
  5. Are you a morning or a night person?
  6. Describe yourself in 3 words.
  7. If you had your “15 minutes” of fame, what would you want to be famous for?
  8. Where would you go if you were invisible?
  9. What is your favorite T.V. channel?
  10. What is the most interesting thing you have in your purse/wallet?
  11. What store do you shop at the most?
  12. What supply in your house is running low?
  13. What is the first thing you notice about someone when you first meet?
  14. If you could teach any grade or subject, what would it be?
  15. What movie(s) could you watch over and over again?
Mary Kelly:
  1. How many keys do you have on your key ring? Three
  2. What food are you hungry for right now? Nothing – I just finished breakfast
  3. What thing(s) do you collect? Nothing!!!
  4. What is your favorite way to pass the time? Sleeping  😊
  5. Are you a morning or a night person? Night
  6. Describe yourself in 3 words. Capable, analytical, creative
  7. If you had your “15 minutes” of fame, what would you want to be famous for?Risking my life to save someone’s life
  8. Where would you go if you were invisible? Heaven
  9. What is your favorite T.V. channel? MeTV
  10. What is the most interesting thing you have in your purse/wallet? Tiny Swiss army knife
  11. What store do you shop at the most?Amazon
  12. What supply in your house is running low? Dog treats
  13. What is the first thing you notice about someone when you first meet? Whether or not they give me eye contact
  14. If you could teach any grade or subject, what would it be? First grade math
  15.  Gone With the Wind, Gandhi
 
Laura Ludgate:
  1.   How many keys do you have on your key ring? Only 1 for my vehicle.
  2. . What food are you hungry for right now? Nothing….I just had a chocolate chip cookie!
  3.  What thing(s) do you collect? Wildflowers for drying to use for crafts
  4. What is your favorite way to pass the time? I love to walk and read – not at the same time.
  5.  Are you a morning or a night person? Definitely morning. Alarm is set for 5:30 AM, so I get up and ride my bike, swim, or just get a head start on the day.  Of course, I am exhausted by 8:30 PM!
  6.  Describe yourself in 3 words. Kind, empathetic, assertive
  7.   If you had your “15 minutes” of fame, what would you want to be famous for? Taking care of myself and others in the face of adversity.
  8.   Where would you go if you were invisible? On stage during a production of Hamilton
  9.        What is your favorite T.V. channel? Iowa Public television has many great historical shows.
  10.  What is the most interesting thing you have in your purse/wallet? My phone/mini computer
  11.   What store do you shop at the most? Grocery store
  12.   What supply in your house is running low? Fruits and veggies
  13.   What is the first thing you notice about someone when you first meet? Eye contact….or not…tells me a lot about an individual.
  14. . If you could teach any grade or subject, what would it be? Grade school health
  15.   What movie(s) could you watch over and over again? What a waste of time!
 

Patsy Campbell Dunn:
  • How many keys do you have on your key ring? 5
  • What food are you hungry for right now? Snyders Extra Dark pretzels
  • What thing(s) do you collect? zero
  • What is your favorite way to pass the time? reading, walking, talking w/friends
  • Are you a morning or a night person? At the moment, morning
  • Describe yourself in 3 words.  Mom Nurse Wife
  • If you had your “15 minutes” of fame, what would you want to be famous for? philanthropy
  • Where would you go if you were invisible? Jeremy Irons dressing room (when he was 30 not now)
  • What is your favorite T.V. channel? PBS
  • What is the most interesting thing you have in your purse/wallet? credit card size magnifier
  • What store do you shop at the most? Harris Teeter
  • What supply in your house is running low? mayonnaise
  • What is the first thing you notice about someone when you first meet? are they smiling
  • If you could teach any grade or subject, what would it be? English to 9th graders
  • What movie(s) could you watch over and over again? The Bells of St. Mary's
 

Steve Booth:
  1. 4keys 
  2. pastrami&onion rings 
  3. 1:24 scale diecast model cars 
  4. Surf's up hit the beach 
  5. a.m.
  6. Git er'done 
  7. being funny aka Jerry Seinfeld 
  8. inside Paul McCartney's guitar and just say Hi 
  9. anything with Pawn Stars-American Pickers&Jay Leno's Garage!
  10. business card Dick Mills Northern Nevada Auto Wrecking Group 
  11. 99 cents Store 
  12. Kellogg's Nut n Honey Crunch 
  13. 😃 smile 
  14. Home Ec, but I'd collapse the souffle' so Middle School history 
  15.  Christmas Vacation/Airplane

Teresa Burke:
  1. 3 keys on my key ring
  2. Chicken tortilla soup
  3. Collections: recipes?
  4. If I do have down time, I like to walk, spend time outside.
  5. I am morning person
  6. Reliable, flexible, empathetic
  7. (I have wished I had developed Velcro. ) But for “15 minutes of fame” -to create a program that would ensure all those who are hungry would be fed. 
  8. Invisible? this is something I never entertain … travel to China?
  9. I don’t  have a favorite channel as I don’t watch TV
  10. A bandage scissors
  11.  Hy-Vee grocery store & Ace Hardware
  12. Kleenex
  13. The very first thing I notice is a person’s posture & gait
  14. If I could teach about any subject,  I would teach about God’s love

Dan Serverson:

NOTE: Dan sent his answers from vacation in Cancun with Jean.

  1. How many keys do you have on your key ring? 3

  2. What food are you hungry for right now? It’s Italian night here

  3. What thing(s) do you collect? I’ve gone from shot glasses…rare coins, to decks of cards from my travels.

  4. What is your favorite way to pass the time? NOTE:  Dan sent a photo of him lounging by the pool in Cancun..

  5. Are you a morning or a night person?                       Night

  6. Describe yourself in 3 words. Kind…Generous…& Humble 😊

  7. If you had your “15 minutes” of fame, what would you want to be famous for? Good Husband, Father,& Person

  8. Where would you go if you were invisible?  Clothing store

  9. What is your favorite T.V. channel? SciFi

  10. What is the most interesting thing you have in your purse/wallet? Green Scapular

  11. What store do you shop at the most? Fareway 

  12. What supply in your house is running low? Everything 🙂

  13. What is the first thing you notice about someone when you first meet? Their eyes

  14. If you could teach any grade or subject, what would it be? Been there done it…

  15. What movie(s) could you watch over and over again? Dune, The Man who shot Liberty Valance, Sleepless in Seattle, The Great Outdoors 🤩


Jerry Potratz:

  1. two house keys, one car key and a bottle opener (tailgate requirement)
  2.  pizza... I love pizza
  3.  Iowa Hawkeye memorabilia
  4.  playing with my granddaughter
  5.  night person 
  6.  kind, caring, involved
  7.  giving away millions of dollars... all I need is millions of dollars
  8.  U.S. Senate
  9.  Big Ten Network
  10.  a fortune cookie fortune that I'm still waiting to come true
  11.  Meijers super store
  12.  cocktail peanuts
  13.  it used to be their smile, but masking has impacted that... a necessary adjustment
  14.  after I retired from the corporate world, I was adjunct professor at Western Michigan University for 4.5 years... I loved it and would return to that activity, if it wasn't so travel-limiting

Mary Lyman Ryan:

  1. How many keys do you have on your key ring?  Two. 

  2. What food are you hungry for right now? Southern BBQ (Memphis style)

  3. What thing(s) do you collect? U. S. Commemorative postage stamps

  4. What is your favorite way to pass the time? Write. 

  5. Are you a morning or a night person? Morning. Very early 5am. I’m useless after 8pm. 

  6. Describe yourself in 3 words. I’m almost 70!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  7. If you had your “15 minutes” of fame, what would you want to be famous for? Saving a life. 

  8. Where would you go if you were invisible? The White House

  9. What is your favorite T.V. channel?  HGTV

  10. What is the most interesting thing you have in your purse/wallet? Six or seven face masks

  11. What store do you shop at the most? Local grocery store.     

  12. What supply in your house is running low? After hoarding for two years we are finally low on toilet paper 

  13. What is the first thing you notice about someone when you first meet? Their face  

  14. If you could teach any grade or subject, what would it be? 3rd grade.  Kids can read and write and hormones haven’t kicked in yet. 

  15. What movie(s) could you watch over and over again?Gone With TheWind, The Big Chill, Shirley Valentine(British, but worth finding it!), Up In The Air (starring George Clooney), The Descendants (starring Tom McTigue)