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New Cult King
22-03-2005, 23:42
1: Music. This include my band, my electronic project, as well as music in general. If I went deaf, I don't know how I would handle it.

2: Motorcycles. Love 'em. I love riding, looking at bikes, reading about bikes, teaching friends to ride, helping people choose and buy motorcycles.

3: Books. I'm on a Pratchett kick at the moment, but I love horror fiction as well. I love to learn, and I will read up to 4 books at the same time.

4: The occult. Duh.

5: Chilled out nights, with my mates, around a blazing brazier in Winter, eating BBQ, drinking Jack Daniels, listening to music, talking crap, laughing, and having a good time.

What are yours?

Nid
22-03-2005, 23:47
I couldn't stand being deaf. Only myself to listen to? I'd go insane!

My favorite things:

1. Cars. Wewt. Check out this little baby, I've been putting more work into her. This is my car, for anyone who missed the thread where I bought it some time around December.

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v350/tyranid05/grumblebee.jpg
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v350/tyranid05/grumblebee2.jpg
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v350/tyranid05/grumblebeedash.jpg

2. Warhammer 40,000. I love the whole history and fluff even more than I love the models. I'd be into it even if it was only books and stuff.

3. The Wastoids. I wub j00 guys.

4. Metal. Mmmmhmmm.

5. 5....... 5...........porn?

Ass Goblin
24-03-2005, 22:45
Music
Coffee
Cool weather
New Car Smell
Posting on the net

Meh'Lindi
24-03-2005, 23:38
... if I went deaf... i think i'd just kill myself.. than have to suffer ....

1) Music including my guitars
2) My Friends
3) Cars
4) My Snakes
5) Spending hours upon hours with friends, doing absolutely nothing productive, either playing DDR, making fun of people, or listening to Ed rap

Wiseman
24-03-2005, 23:56
1)soccer
2)reading
3)video games
4)running
5) music

Lord Lucifer
25-03-2005, 03:13
1. You guys (and girls)

2. Me :)

3. Fun. Games, and other stuff fun. Fun is good.

4. Humour. You need it.

5. Thinking. If I can apply my mind to it and be occupied by it, it's often a good thing :)

x-esiv-4c
25-03-2005, 03:30
1). Engineering ( Aerospace )
2). Warhammer 40k
3). Ice cold vodka
4). The hills of Vermont
5). Metal and techno, Be in Iron Maiden to KMFDM.

Shadowheart
25-03-2005, 08:15
You know you're on a geek forum when nobody mentions sex as a favourite thing. At least Nid mentioned porn. Maybe I've got to get back to my Slaaneshi persona from way back and do some promotion around here.

My favourite things... well, depends on what you mean. Favourite things to do? To have? To aspire to? I like a good, exciting, fantastic story, whether book or movie or otherwise. As long as it makes good escapism and at the same time tells you something about life.
I don't concider myself to be really into music, but I do have it playing virtually all the time. Just seems a fundamental part of furnishing really.
Nature is a similar must-have. Again, I don't hug trees or anything, but I have to be able to take a quiet walk sometimes and see some non-human life.
Toys are important too, I'm a guy after all. Miniatures, collectibles, boardgames, lego, action figures... anything trivial that is fun when taken seriously. (important things on the other hand are usually only fun when you don't take them seriously)
The internet gets a vote too. An annoying piece of work at the best of times, but it's really amazing when you take a step back to look at it. The stuff you can find on it, and the people you can meet, there's a lot we can do now that we couldn't before. Like download porn.

Fugazi
28-03-2005, 23:55
Shadowheart's right. Sex ought to be in there somewhere.
1. Sex
2. Lady-types
3. Beer
4. More beer
5. More lady-types

Music and movies enter in at some point. Old GI Joe action figures too.

Adept
29-03-2005, 05:20
1 - Martial arts of almost any stripe. I personally gear more towards RBSD and MMA, but the traditional stuff is also fun.

2 - Free time. I can use it to sleep, paint, watch Jerry Springer on the telly, sleep, go to the pub, whatever the hell I want without anyone nagging at me. Free time rocks.

3 - My dog.

4 - The internet. It's like chatting to your mates, researching your interests at a library and watching the news all at the same time. The internet rocks. Plus it has porn.

5 - Good books.

Shuya
29-03-2005, 18:55
5. Gaming- it roxz :D

4. Being noticed- i know this is a very strange thing for a guy to say, but being noticed for doing somthing anything is nice because i dont mind attention and recignition (im not going to do stuff embarrasing for attention or pretend to be depressed but still when i do somthing that is noticed its cool

3. Helping People. This is a great feeling witch i love helping people, forsay doing dishes (im a hypocondriac so i dont like to touch dirty things, so cleaning is a problem 4 me :)) or helping friends buy giving advice or doing there dishes

2. Socialising- i allways like socialising its fun and causes lots of fun problems
1.Acting- its my life, its what i want to do with my life, and its dead fun and i feel im very devoted and well dressed :D.

hmm not many materialistic things you know what that says about my character :D

Crazy Harborc
29-03-2005, 23:59
1.Waking up daily (it's a big deal for retired, old farts).

2.Simple pleasures, shared with family and or friends.

3.Reading, newspapers, magazines (the net too) and paperback (mostly scifi) books.

4.Older/favorite movies, now on DVD with lots of added options :)

5.Hobbies, painting, wargaming, writing, listening to music (Dixieland, Big Band, Ragtime AND real Rock and Roll 1950s-60s).

PLUS: Communicating around the world via the net.

Lord Balor
30-03-2005, 00:05
1. Me (but of course)

2. Good times, Late Nights and waking up in Places you have no recollection of!

3. Sports

4. Wargaming

5. You Guys :)

Lord Lucifer
30-03-2005, 02:00
Balor, we only rate number 5?
You cruel and heartless man! A pox on ye!

Lord Balor
30-03-2005, 02:10
Balor, we only rate number 5?
You cruel and heartless man! A pox on ye!

Well You Guys actually rated around number seven (Behind Chocolate and Coffee), but due to overindulgence and not wanting to look that cruel and heartless, i bumped ye up a couple of spots ;)

Fugazi
30-03-2005, 05:10
We rate higher than coffee?

Sweet.

sigur
30-03-2005, 11:00
1. You guys (and girls)

Aaaw, we love you too Lord Luci! :D

My list:

1.) Kissing a girl you like
2.) friends
3.) (close to 2nd) Neon Genesis Evangeion
4.) Knowledge
5.) The good parts of the Internet (which covers porn, Portent and you guys:p )

Wez
30-03-2005, 11:51
1) Friends & Family (Meeting new people, old friends etc.)
2) Music (Gigs+ listening)
3) The net (From MSN to Portent, although circumventing porn;))
4) Warhammer (only GW though)
5) Outdoors

-Wez

Samoth
30-03-2005, 13:29
Outwhatnow? :p

1. Music.
2. Gaming. Online, particularly. Xbox, pc, whatever. Anything except cs and rpg's.
3. 40k, spose.
4. Just going for walks. Walking to work, to the bus, whatever. Preferrably combined with number 1, on the way to number 2 or 3. :p
5. Reading.

Those are strictly speaking hobbies of course. Sure, I'm important, you guys are important, but saying that you guys are one of my "hobbies"... Well, it's closer to the truth than I'd like to admit. :D Oh, no, I wasnt supposed to type that...

And all of the above is better with friends.

Lord Lucifer
30-03-2005, 13:53
Outwhatnow? :p
I don't know, but it must be bad if we made doors to keep it out.


Anyway, I was wondering if I could add an unofficial sixth thing I like
Skyyyyyyyyrockets in flight, Afternoon delight...


Anyway, a number seven addition to that would be having something to do that I know I both need to do, and WANT to do.
It's really a good thing :)

PKAGustov
04-04-2005, 07:47
1. My comrades and clan (i.e. friends and family).
2. Wargaming, especially my Guardsmen
3. My guns and gear.
4. My big, sexy brain.
5. Hanging out in a biker bar doing that crazy karaoke thing/ the constant quest to find a good relationship.

Punk_in_Drublic
04-04-2005, 08:32
Oh, well

1) My kid. He's awesome.
2) My social network -> buddies, mates, family. Hanging out, play games, drinking, whatever.
3) Working out, jogging, playing football -> I need some physical exercise during the week to be happy. Now I haven't been able to run/play football for a month, and it's starting to freak me out.
4) Women. I have found that I can't really be comfortable with my situation unless there is at least one fine woman around.
5) Going out, which should include 2 and 4 as well as beer (And punk if I'm lucky).

Later,

-Punk