Favorite Wargaming period?
WW2. It is really the only period that I wargame with miniatures.
Next period, money no object?I would license the FoW rules and create books and models for Cold War “What If” series.
Favorite 5 films?My favorites are:
Raiders of the Lost Arc
Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
Favorite 5 TV series?The Sopranos
The Bugs Bunny and Road Runner Show (really)
The Big Bang Theory
Star Trek (original – duh!)
Band of Brothers
Favorite book and author?Book: Dune, Frank Herbert
Author: W.E.B. Griffin
Greatest General? (Can’t count yourself)Omar Bradley, US Army
Favorite Wargaming rules?Flames of War, Battlefront Studios
Favorite sport and team?Sport: Golf
Team: Michigan State University Spartans!
Single Team: US Men's Olympic Ice Hockey Team, 1980
If you had an “only use once” time machine, when and where would you go?Romantic: Go back to the day I met my wife and relive it.
Historical: Go back to Philadelphia, 1776 and ask “can you clarify this part and this part…”
Religious: Go back to the Middle East and watch…
My real answer: Go back and play the stock market, already knowing what will happen. I will make billions… mua mua mua…
Last meal on Death Row?One that has a key in it that will let me get the heck out of Dodge before the morning…
Fantasy relationship and why?Darth Vader. I want him to tell me he is my father and he wants to rule the galaxy together. That way I can say “Sounds good Dad, let’s go!!”
If your life were a movie, who would play you?Brad Pitt. Duh.
Favorite comic superhero?Superman. Too easy and vanilla, but come on! He’s Superman!!
Favorite military quote?
“I want to kill some naaaahtzies” – Inglorious Basterds“What’s this ‘we s%@t’ White Man…” – Tonto, upon being surrounded by 10,000 native Americans with The Lone Ranger
“Always look on the bright side of life!” – Crucifixion, somewhere around 30 AD.
Historical destination to visit?Omaha Beach. Been twice.
Saying yes to a demo game of Flames of War…
Favorite fantasy job?I am weird – I like the one I have pretty well!
Favorite band?Have to answer by eras / genres:
Simple Minds, The Who, U2, Johnny Cash, Nirvana, Green Day
Favorite wargaming moment?Any moment that I have played with my son!
What upsets you?Idiots.