Tomaz (paterson_si) wrote,

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Yes, it's March, oh the Question Month, again.

So, bite the bullet, if you feel like it. Ask me anything and I will answer. The game is open and straight here, no screened comments, no hidden answers. A name gets a name and a question gets and answer, right? :) 

Ask away and I will answer. I want to give you some basic info, so I am cutting/attaching a meme I stole from Mark changeling72 today.

Name: Tomaž
Birthday: 24th May 1970
Place of Birth: Ljubljana, Slovenia
Marital Status: Partnered
Occupation: Journalist
Star sign: Gemini
Hair : Brown
Eyes : Blue/Gray
Height : 6'
Weight : As if it mattered. Probably too much, but it feels okay.

Q: Do you have a nickname?
A: Loads. Actually there are not many people who use my actual name. I like that.

Q: How long have you kept a weblog?
A: I started LiveJournal in July 2007, but I started my first webpage in October 2001.

Q: Where do you live?
A: Lavrica, just outside Ljubljana.

Q: But were you born there? If not, then where?
A: I was born in Ljubljana. At 3.20am. Guess that's when I got used to doing all sorts things at night.

Q: Tell us about your family
A: My "original" family: Mother, Father and brother Robert. My real family: Igor and Robert and a few friends who I love very much.

Q: Describe your looks?
A: Could be better.

Q: Tell us about your partner (or ideal partner if you haven't got one)?
A: We've been together with Igor for nearly 11 years. Guess that tells all.

Q: For a day out would you prefer, a theme park, a football game or spend the day in a bar?
A: Theme park. Definitely. Bars are okay now and then and I couldn't care less for football.

Q: What do you do for a job?
A: Dealing with Slovene politics at the public radio station here.

Q: Who would you sound like if I called you on the phone?
A: Like that guy from the radio. LOL

Q: Religion - do you do it? If so what?
A: Atheistic. I loathe religion and gods and such.

Q: Politics - right, left or centre?
A: Left to liberal.

Q: Do you like it hot or cold?
A: I am eclectic. There is something good in everything. And in every temperature.

Q: What book are you reading at the moment?
A: Serenissima by Erica Jong. For the nth time.

Q: What was the last song on your Ipod?
A: Arisa - La Notte. My (well, not so) tiny obsession these days.

Q: Describe your music collection?
A: 12000+ songs in it. Can hardly describe it.

Q: Sport - Yes or no?
A: Badminton, YES!!!!! Skiing, YES!!!!! Volleyball !!! Swimming YES!!! Bicycle YES!!! (Roller, Inline...) Skating YES!!

Q: Do you have a website/homepage? (leave link please)
A: Ok, this blog and my old webpage I already mentioned and then there's a youtube channel and flickr photostream and then there's a number of... various online profiles, which I shan't mention at this point.

Q: Do you have a celebrity crush?
A: No. But I guess Kevin Spacey got the closest to that point when he did The Usual Suspects.

Q: Do you have a celebrity hate?
A: No. I don't care for celebrities all that much.

Q: Beer or wine?
A: Wine. Prosecco or any other sparkling editions actually. LOVE them bubbles. Give me Col Vetoraz and I am sold.

Q: Home or abroad?
A: Travelling is the thing, but it's always good to come home. If I had to choose though, I'd opt for Italy.

Q: Toothbrush - are you electric or manual?
A: Manual, because the electric one tickles too much.

Q: Type of the property you live in?
A: Igor and I live in an apartment that seems to be just the right size for us. Bedroom, study/guest bedroom, study, living room, kitchen, wardrobe, tiny lobby, bathroom. We bought it just over two years ago and I am still happy.

Q: What were your best subjects at school?
A: Oh I was good in all. Honestly. :)

Q: Spender or saver?
A: Spender.

Q: What newspaper do you buy?
A: I am subscribing to two: Car and Driver and a Slovenian magazine called Life and Technology. But I read all Slovene newspapers every day, because it's part of my job.

Q: One of life's regrets is?
A: Regrets are pointless.

Q: Coronation St or Eastenders?
A: I don't watch televison.

Q: Do you like questionnaires?
A: Apparently I can stand them.

Q: Where do you buy your clothes?
A: In stores.

Q: Cat, dog or goldfish?
A: I've had goldfish, I have two budgies now. I don't like cats at all and I would love to have a dog, but I guess my lifestyle is still too selfish to be able to have one.

Q: Rare, medium or well done?
A: Medium..

Q: Do you drive?
A: Yes, since I was 18. And I love it.

Q: Have you ever been in trouble with the law?
A: No.

Q: Is there an afterlife?
A: I don't think so.

Q: Tell me something that scares you?
A: Scare is a strong word. I'd say not really pleasantly surprised. Yes, by people.

Q: How would you describe your personality?
A: I am a Gemini.

Q: Tell us about some jobs you've had that you've loved?
A: I've been a journalist ever since I started working.

Q: Name some places you've lived?
A: Litija, Ljubljana, Lavrica. All in the name of L.

Q: What kind of things do you enjoy on TV?
A: I don't watch television.

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