Slam Book

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celine

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« Reply #30 on: January 13, 2002, 10:02:44 PM »
fun! i did these in school, too.

1. What was the first BF/F song you ever heard?

um, i am not sure. i snuck into a club when i was a junior in high school. they just happened to be playing! i didn't care, really. the first song i heard that made me take notice was probably battle of who could care less.

2. In what order did you obtain the BF/F CDs you own?

weaea, s/t, nbp, tuborm, etc. (my boyfriend makes fun of me for being a "second album" girl.)

3. When was the first time you saw BF/F live?

like i said! 1996. but i didn't pay much attention.


4. How many times have you seen BF/F live?

sixteen.

5. Most recent show?

i was at their chapel hill show in july of 2000. it was excellent, as all of my friends that i'd made over the years were there. it was a goodbye show. i haven't seen a solo show yet.

6. Other bands or musicians you love

fluid ounces, self, asylum street spankers.

7. Do you have a Ben related website?

sort of. celine.nodata.org/bff.html .. i also take partial responsibility for benfoldsfive.nodata.org, although i've neglected the news section of late.

8. Favorite member of the five including Ben?

ben.

9. Favorite member of Ben's touring band excluding Ben?

i don't know? i haven't seen a solo show yet. i'm not really into the whole. ben solo thing. i am not sure why.

10. Have you ever met Ben/had something signed by Ben? How many times?

yes! i have met him quite a few times. i had some stuff signed by him, and then i started wondering if maybe he thought i was a freak. so i stopped getting him to sign things.

11. Did you contribute to Crystal's pressie to Ben?

nope!

12. Where did you grow up? Where do you live?

i grew up in central mississippi. now i live in memphis, tennessee, or fayetteville, arkansas, depending on whether i'm in school or not.

13. What do you do? (student, profession)

i am a student! and this is my last semester of school (well, except for one session of summer school). i am not sure what will happen after that. leia and i are both aspiring flutists!

14. Farthest you've ever travelled to see BF/F?

um. i went on this. week-long concert spree a couple of years ago, and ended up having to drive 13 hours just to get home in time for work the next day. that was a bad day.

15. How long have you been a BF/F fan?

since 96, i guess.

16. Is Ben or BFF your favorite musician/band, or one of many?

one of many.

17. Five of your favorite BF/F songs

best imitation of myself
emaline
philosophy
all shook up.
evaporated


18. Males: You want to be Ben, true or false.
 Females: You want to be Frally, true or false.

false. false. falsefalsefalse. (that is the false song. if you sing it.)

19. Your favorite B/FF song at this very moment. ONLY ONE. We all know it could change at any second.

best imitation of myself.

20. Working on a theory here. Did/do your high school activities include marching band or cheerleading? Any others you care to mention?

marching band. but i was a flag girl! and the high school newspaper.

21. What did you/are you/will you study in college?

music performance, and music history.

22. Single? Attached? Married? Kids?

boyfriended, i suppose. we met at a ben folds five show in 1997. he is super hot sexx.

23. If you could have dinner with a character from a BF/F song, who would it be?

summer b.

24. Why did you choose your screen name? If it's your real name, why did you prefer to use it?

because i am celine, a bee. bzz!

25. Too many questions in this list or not enough?

just right.

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Offline morry

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Re: Slam Book
« Reply #31 on: January 16, 2002, 09:51:31 PM »
1. What was the first BF/F song you ever heard? Underground

2. In what order did you obtain the BF/F CDs you own? The correct order

3. When was the first time you saw BF/F live? june 2nd 1999

4. How many times have you seen BF/F live? only twice

5. Most recent show? Sept 26th 2001

6. Other bands or musicians you love? Ozma

7. Do you have a Ben related website? sorta hush kiddies

8. Favorite member of the five including Ben? Ben but Robert is sexy and Darren is so cool

9. Favorite member of Ben's touring band excluding Ben? Snuzz hands down who in the world is cooler besides Ben

10. Have you ever met Ben/had something signed by Ben? How many times? Yes and Yes too many things (I own the first ever Ben autographed Ep bsides Cd)

11. Did you contribute to Crystal's pressie to Ben? Who?

12. Where did you grow up? Where do you live? KCMO

13. What do you do? (student, profession) Telecommunications

14. Farthest you've ever travelled to see BF/F? 39 miles

15. How long have you been a BF/F fan? day one-- Late 94

16. Is Ben or BFF your favorite musician/band, or one of many? All time favorite

17. Five of your favorite BF/F songs! Video, Luckiest, Mess, Emaline and a hundred others

18. Males: You want to be Ben, true or false. False (who would i look up too if i was Ben?)
 Females: You want to be Frally, true or false.

19. Your favorite B/FF song at this very moment. ONLY ONE. We all know it could change at any second. (thats a joke not a question right?)

20. Working on a theory here. Did/do your high school activities include marching band or cheerleading? Any others you care to mention? Mine did not-- included choir, Soccer, Basketball and causal sex (bet not all bff fans can say that- oh and insane drug use)

21. What did you/are you/will you study in college? Major: Telecommunications Minor: Business

22. Single? Attached? Married? Kids? In Love

23. If you could have dinner with a character from a BF/F song, who would it be? Wow what a question, hum.......Emaline--- who wouldnt want Ben to take you to see Emaline and fix everything?

24. Why did you choose your screen name? If it's your real name, why did you prefer to use it? Morry my name and what i answer too, give me a tougher one

25. Too many questions in this list or not enough? Didnt waste enough time, my love hasnt shown up yet :(

This is the kind of insightful post that Kenny will never read

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Offline mysterytramp

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Re: Slam Book
« Reply #32 on: January 18, 2002, 10:00:08 AM »
Geez when was the last time I posted here???

1. What was the first BF/F song you ever heard?
Brick, probably the same as most people.
2. In what order did you obtain the BF/F CDs you own?
WAEA, NBP, BFF, TUBORM, RTS
3. When was the first time you saw BF/F live?
Never
4. How many times have you seen BF/F live?
Never
5. Most recent show?
Never, come to Ireland!!!
6. Other bands or musicians you love
Rival Schools, Deftones, Tom Waits, Ryan Adams, Elliott Smith
7. Do you have a Ben related website?
Nope
8. Favorite member of the five including Ben?
Darren Jesse, I like his jaunty hat on the interior of TUBORM.
9. Favorite member of Ben's touring band excluding Ben?
Never seen them cant comment.
10. Have you ever met Ben/had something signed by Ben? How many times?
Never, do I have to repeat myself? Come to IRELAND!!
11. Did you contribute to Crystal's pressie to Ben?
What pressie?
12. Where did you grow up? Where do you live?
Derry, N. Ireland, Born and raised, on the playground is where I....(ah, forget it!)
13. What do you do? (student, profession)
I study computers, not for qualifications either, just for shits and giggles  ;)
14. Farthest you've ever travelled to see BF/F?
Never, but I went over a couple of hundred miles to see Ryan Adams
15. How long have you been a BF/F fan?
When I got WAEA and heard Smoke for the first time, goosebumps everytime I hear that song, so about '98
16. Is Ben or BFF your favorite musician/band, or one of many?
One of many, I could listen to anything, except crappy dance or what passes as R 'n' B these days
17. Five of your favorite BF/F songs
Smoke              Lullabye
Evaporated         Not The Same
Missing the War
18. Males: You want to be Ben, true or false.
False. I'll keep my hair thank you very much.
19. Your favorite B/FF song at this very moment. ONLY ONE. We all know it could change at any second.
I'm in that kind of mood so Missing The War
20. Working on a theory here. Did/do your high school activities include marching band or cheerleading? Any others you care to mention?
Not at all
21. What did you/are you/will you study in college?
Computers
22. Single? Attached? Married? Kids?
Single
23. If you could have dinner with a character from a BF/F song, who would it be?
That guy could buy me a roast beef combo anytime
24. Why did you choose your screen name? If it's your real name, why did you prefer to use it?
I use mysterytramp for everything, heard it in a Bob Dylan song (you know the one) thought it sounded cool, people usually think I'm a chick though.
25. Too many questions in this list or not enough?
Just right
now you'll haunt me, you'll haunt me
till I've paid for what I've done
it's a payment which precludes the having of fun

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Offline Chanting Mantis

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Re: Slam Book
« Reply #33 on: January 29, 2002, 12:34:15 PM »
1. What was the first BF/F song you ever heard?
Underground
2. In what order did you obtain the BF/F CDs you own?
Whatever& E, Bff, Fear of P,Unauthorized B.,Rockin'TS,Naked
3. When was the first time you saw BF/F live?
Ummm...97 or 98?
4. How many times have you seen BF/F live?
3
5. Most recent show?
The Gothic in Denver a few months ago
6. Other bands or musicians you love
Ugh...I don't have time to answer that. Let's just say music is my life.
7. Do you have a Ben related website?
No
8. Favorite member of the five including Ben?
Gotta say Ben
9. Favorite member of Ben's touring band excluding Ben?
Jim. He rocks. If you listen to the October Gothic show you should be able to hear me tell him so :-)
10. Have you ever met Ben/had something signed by Ben? How many times?
No
11. Did you contribute to Crystal's pressie to Ben?
I don't know what that is
12. Where did you grow up? Where do you live?
Grew up in Maine. Live in Colorado
13. What do you do? (student, profession)
Sales manager
14. Farthest you've ever travelled to see BF/F?
45 minutes
15. How long have you been a BF/F fan?
Hmmm...97 or 98 I dunno it all blends
16. Is Ben or BFF your favorite musician/band, or one of many?
One of many
17. Five of your favorite BF/F songs
Hmmm...
Fair
smoke
phil
annie
song for the dumped(duh)

18. Males: You want to be Ben, true or false.
 Females: You want to be Frally, true or false.
Hehe...I wish I could play like Ben.
19. Your favorite B/FF song at this very moment. ONLY ONE. We all know it could change at any second.
Philosophy
20. Working on a theory here. Did/do your high school activities include marching band or cheerleading? Any others you care to mention?
No. Dated quite a few cheerleaders does that count?
I was a theater rat.
21. What did you/are you/will you study in college?
College sucks ass. I never finished and you couldn't pay me enough to go back. When I was there I studied architecture or architorture as I liked to call it.
22. Single? Attached? Married? Kids?
Married
23. If you could have dinner with a character from a BF/F song, who would it be?
Kate
24. Why did you choose your screen name? If it's your real name, why did you prefer to use it?
A nickname that has been with me for many years
25. Too many questions in this list or not enough?
Just right

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Offline UR_the_Magic

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Re: Slam Book
« Reply #34 on: January 29, 2002, 12:44:35 PM »
1. What was the first BF/F song you ever heard?
Alice Childress- on  a mix tape my bf made for me!

2. In what order did you obtain the BF/F CDs you own?
WAEA, NBP, BFF, TUBORM, RTS

3. When was the first time you saw BF/F live?
November 19, 2001

4. How many times have you seen BF/F live?
Just one! (but more to come)  ;D

5. Most recent show?
Nov. 19, 2001

6. Other bands or musicians you love
Counting Crows, Something Corporate, G. Love& Spec. Sauce, Queen, and of course, the Beatles

7. Do you have a Ben related website?
Not yet!

8. Favorite member of the five including Ben?
I LOVE BEN FOLDS (I actually made a shirt that said that once, but now it says "I LO EN FO"  :)

9. Favorite member of Ben's touring band excluding Ben?
SNUZZ

10. Have you ever met Ben/had something signed by Ben? How many times?
Well... he did slap my hand at the concert and I about died... but no talking or signing thus far

11. Did you contribute to Crystal's pressie to Ben?
hmm I don't know what that is (I'm new around these parts)

12. Where did you grow up? Where do you live?
Syracuse, NY.  Now I live in Greene, NY and go to school at Ithaca COllege

13. What do you do? (student, profession)
Student of communications, but I do work making subs (not the best job) and am a tape operator for our TV show

14. Farthest you've ever travelled to see BF/F?
hmmm... I don't know milage, but it was about an hour and a half on the first interstate I've ever driven on!  quite the experience...

15. How long have you been a BF/F fan?
Almost 4 years

16. Is Ben or BFF your favorite musician/band, or one of many?
MY VERY FAVORITE OF ALL TIME!

17. Five of your favorite BF/F songs
Magic, Philosophy, Annie Waits, Julianne, Evaporated

18. Females: You want to be Frally, true or false:
True!!  duhhhh

19. Your favorite B/FF song at this very moment. ONLY ONE. We all know it could change at any second.
hmmm Annie Waits, because it totally applies

20. Working on a theory here. Did/do your high school activities include marching band or cheerleading? Any others you care to mention?
No.. I actually quit band so I wouldn't have to march and play in public.  But I was in chorus and theater.  I also went through that horrible National HOnor Society Inductions where I had hot wax spilled down my leg by the punk next to me, and i had to light a candle with my ex of 2 days, who I had just found out cheated on me... (but he was the one that made the mix tape- I knew he was good for something!)

21. What did you/are you/will you study in college?
Organizational Communications, Learning, and Design (phew)

22. Single? Attached? Married? Kids?
Attached with no marriage or kiddies

23. If you could have dinner with a character from a BF/F song, who would it be?
hmm... tough one...  I would say Annie, so we could chat about how we are always waiting for that someone that's always forgetting and late (but you can't help but wait)
maybe that would help me figure out if it's worth it  :)

24. Why did you choose your screen name?
Because my favorite Ben Folds song forever was Magic

25. Too many questions in this list or not enough?
perfect

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Re: Slam Book
« Reply #35 on: January 30, 2002, 04:40:01 AM »
1. What was the first BF/F song you ever heard?
Jackson Cannery (on the Self-Titled album)

2. In what order did you obtain the BF/F CDs you own?
Whatever and Ever Amen
Naked Baby Photos
Self-Titled
The Unauthorized Biography of Reinhold Messner
Rockin' The Suburbs

3. When was the first time you saw BF/F live?
Waaah :( I'm deprived :(. 0.

4. How many times have you seen BF/F live?
See above.

5. Most recent show?
And again.

6. Other bands or musicians you love
The Whitlams, Old Offspring, The Dodge, Smash Mouth, Everclear

7. Do you have a Ben related website?
Nope... just rely on the work of others :).

8. Favorite member of the five including Ben?
Ben!

9. Favorite member of Ben's touring band excluding Ben?
Not picky.

10. Have you ever met Ben/had something signed by Ben? How many times?
I touched a signed Reinhold Messner once...

11. Did you contribute to Crystal's pressie to Ben?
Guessing I was too late...

12. Where did you grow up? Where do you live?
Still growing up in Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia

13. What do you do? (student, profession)
Student

14. Farthest you've ever travelled to see BF/F?
Across town to watch Cold Live on TV with friends :(.

15. How long have you been a BF/F fan?
3 years, not including liking Brick.

16. Is Ben or BFF your favorite musician/band, or one of many?
Definately favorite.

17. Five of your favorite BF/F songs
BFF
Jackson Cannery
Philosophy
Best Imitation Of Myself
Uncle Walter
One Angry Dwarf

BF
Zak and Sara
Ascent of Stan
Hiro's Song
The Secret Life of Morgan Davis
Not The Same

18. Males: You want to be Ben, true or false.
 Females: You want to be Frally, true or false.

True. So very true. And I'd have a go at Frally's part if part one wasn't available.


19. Your favorite B/FF song at this very moment. ONLY ONE. We all know it could change at any second.
Rockin' The Suburbs - Live :)

20. Working on a theory here. Did/do your high school activities include marching band or cheerleading? Any others you care to mention?
No. Not at all.

21. What did you/are you/will you study in college?
Not 100% sure...

22. Single? Attached? Married? Kids?
Single

23. If you could have dinner with a character from a BF/F song, who would it be?
So very Uncle Walter.

24. Why did you choose your screen name? If it's your real name, why did you prefer to use it?
Cos I am who I am. And I like my name :).

25. Too many questions in this list or not enough? Thow in some more!
Alla menshin musenmaken, hagen tugagatsen kashen pishipippicachen! - Max Bialystock, The Producers

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Offline Ben_Folds_Fan

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Re: Slam Book
« Reply #36 on: January 30, 2002, 11:47:24 AM »
GaV, there is a Slam Book II with more questions, non-Ben related. It's on page two of the General Board. Since you asked for more.

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Re: Slam Book
« Reply #37 on: February 06, 2002, 11:30:46 AM »
1. What was the first BF/F song you ever heard? The first was probably Brick, but for some reason I never liked that song
2. In what order did you obtain the BF/F CDs you own? WEAEA Suburbs, Unauthorized, then Naked Baby Photos
3. When was the first time you saw BF/F live? Last October (
4. How many times have you seen BF/F live?2
5. Most recent show?St. Louis, Last October
6. Other bands or musicians you love Tori Amos, SpacehogLive,Travis, guster, Semisonic and All Dead jazz artists
7. Do you have a Ben related website?I'm computer illiterate
8. Favorite member of the five including Ben? Ben
9. Favorite member of Ben's touring band excluding Ben?Snuzz
10. Have you ever met Ben/had something signed by Ben? How many times? Twice. he signed my Subrbs cd, a poster I stole from the wall and my ticket stub
11. Did you contribute to Crystal's pressie to Ben?nope
12. Where did you grow up? Where do you live?O'fallon, MO
13. What do you do? (student, profession)student...music ed. major
14. Farthest you've ever travelled to see BF/F? Lawrence Kansas
15. How long have you been a BF/F fan?about 5 years
16. Is Ben or BFF your favorite musician/band, or one of many? I think he's my favorite but it depends on my mood
17. Five of your favorite BF/F songs: Selfless, Cold..., Underground, Luckiest, Fired, Philosophy
18. Males: You want to be Ben, true or false.
 Females: You want to be Frally, true or false. that's a HELL YEAH
19. Your favorite B/FF song at this very moment. ONLY ONE. We all know it could change at any second. Underground
20. Working on a theory here. Did/do your high school activities include marching band or cheerleading? Any others you care to mention? Marching band, jazz, b-ball, softball, track
21. What did you/are you/will you study in college? Music Education
22. Single? Attached? Married? Kids? So very single
23. If you could have dinner with a character from a BF/F song, who would it be? Steven
24. Why did you choose your screen name? If it's your real name, why did you prefer to use it? total lack of creativity at the moment
25. Too many questions in this list or not enough? This is great.
without boredom, there would be no creativity

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Re: Slam Book
« Reply #38 on: February 06, 2002, 05:10:57 PM »
1. What was the first BF/F song you ever heard? Can't remember....I'm going to be good at this!
2. In what order did you obtain the BF/F CDs you own? I nicked them all off my friend at the same time!
3. When was the first time you saw BF/F live? I haven't, sob!
4. How many times have you seen BF/F live? MOre sobs....
5. Most recent show? Must you rub it in
6. Other bands or musicians you love - Radiohead, Buzzc*cks, Mark Mulcahy, Cousteau....
7. Do you have a Ben related website? Nope
8. Favorite member of the five including Ben? I'm sure they're all lovely
9. Favorite member of Ben's touring band excluding Ben? Then again, maybe not
10. Have you ever met Ben/had something signed by Ben? How many times? - Did he sign my boobs, was I dreaming?
11. Did you contribute to Crystal's pressie to Ben? eh?
12. Where did you grow up? Where do you live? I grew up in a village called Harwell, now I live in a town called Abingdon, near Oxford...England!!!
13. What do you do? (student, profession) I'm a full-time mummy!
14. Farthest you've ever travelled to see BF/F? not again...
15. How long have you been a BF/F fan? 3 minutes, 47 seconds
16. Is Ben or BFF your favorite musician/band, or one of many? don't do favourites
17. Five of your favorite BF/F songs - depending on my mood....zak and sara, eddie walker, still fighting it, can't think at the mo.....
18. Males: You want to be Ben, true or false.
  Females: You want to be Frally, true or false. False. I'm not so bad.
19. Your favorite B/FF song at this very moment. ONLY ONE. We all know it could change at any second. - zak and sara (my son loves it)
20. Working on a theory here. Did/do your high school activities include marching band or cheerleading? Any others you care to mention? Don't do that stuff in england, it was a few years ago...
21. What did you/are you/will you study in college? I studied childcare, I'm a qualified nursery teacher!!
22. Single? Attached? Married? Kids? Single, 2 children
23. If you could have dinner with a character from a BF/F song, who would it be? fred jones, he needs cheering up
24. Why did you choose your screen name? If it's your real name, why did you prefer to use it? everyone at college said I looked like bjork, i don't!
25. Too many questions in this list or not enough? just right, ta!

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Offline James H

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Re: Slam Book
« Reply #39 on: February 20, 2002, 09:22:11 AM »
1. What was the first BF/F song you ever heard?
Brick - I was on holiday in Canada in 1999, ended up back at this girls house, she put some music on and I fell in love...with both the band and the girl...she broke my heart...BFF have always been there for me though...!

2. In what order did you obtain the BF/F CDs you own?
WAEA
BFF
UBRM
FoP
NBP
RTS
BFL

3. When was the first time you saw BF/F live?  
Friday 4th Otober 2002 - London, Shepherds Bush Empire

4. How many times have you seen BF/F live?
twice

5. Most recent show?
Saturday 5th at the Empire too

6. Other bands or musicians you love?
Counting Crows, Stereophonics, Fiona Apple, BNL, Feeder

7. Do you have a Ben related website?
Nope

8. Favorite member of the five including Ben?
Ben - wish I could play the piano and sing at the same time!

9. Favorite member of Ben's touring band excluding Ben?
Didnt see him tour with a band...

10. Have you ever met Ben/had something signed by Ben? How many times?  Yup, both nights in London.  Got my T-shirt, RTS cover and ticket signed on the Friday, plus a cool picture with him holding up his bottle of water to the camera, and then got my ticket and new BFL album cover signed on the Saturday - both times he was an absolute God!

11. Did you contribute to Crystal's pressie to Ben?
This one has me lost completely....

12. Where did you grow up? Where do you live?
Born and bred in Essex, South East England.  Moved to Hull, E Yorkshire in 1999 to go to Uni, then back to Essex to go to Law School in london.  Now live in Balham, south London

13. What do you do? (student, profession)
Trainee solicitor

14. Farthest you've ever travelled to see BF/F?
Into London - its a dang long way on the tube at 12.30 at night!

15. How long have you been a BF/F fan?
5 years

16. Is Ben or BFF your favorite musician/band, or one of many?
Very close, but yeah.

17. Five of your favorite BF/F songs
Emaline
Eddy Walker
Alice Childress
Selfless Cold and Composed
The Secret Life of Morgan Davies

18. Males: You want to be Ben, true or false.
Females: You want to be Frally, true or false.
True, all so very painfully true... ;)

19. Your favorite B/FF song at this very moment. ONLY ONE. We all know it could change at any second.
The Secret Life of Morgan Davies

20. Working on a theory here. Did/do your high school activities include marching
band or cheerleading? Any others you care to mention?
No, but i did sing in a couple of the school choirs...

21. What did you/are you/will you study in college?
Law

22. Single? Attached? Married? Kids?
Single

23. If you could have dinner with a character from a BF/F song, who would it be?
Morgan Davies (theres a pattern here)...im sure it would be...ummm...entertaining!

24. Why did you choose your screen name? If it's your real name, why did you prefer to use it?
I used Uncle Walter for a while, but I just got fed up with not being me on the board.  Plus I always wrote James at the end of msgs anyhoo...!

25. Too many questions in this list or not enough?
Its all good
"Let Elliott Smith make a rap album. Let Harry Connick Jnr make a glam rock album. Listen to music for what it is not what its wearing.  Or buy some skate shoes and write music reviews" ~ Ben

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Re: Slam Book
« Reply #40 on: February 20, 2002, 12:09:01 PM »
This is fun  :D wh o doesn't like to talk about themselves?


1. What was the first BF/F song you ever heard?
Underfround on a CD compilation of bands from NC, VA, SC it was called "notes from home"
2. In what order did you obtain the BF/F CDs you own?
They were just all purchased not sure when and in what order but I did purchase Whatever first.
3. When was the first time you saw BF/F live?
I saw them at the music tremount hall in Charlotte, NC. That was right before Brick took over the radio so it was semi packed.
4. How many times have you seen BF/F live?
Three times.
5. Most recent show?
Leeds, UK - the c*ck Pit nov(or Oct? ) 99
6. Other bands or musicians you love
Hobex(of course), North Miss All stars, Gillian WElch, SNZ, Morrissey, The smiths, Hot Club of Cowtown, Two dollar pistols, the sundays, I love it all !
7. Do you have a Ben related website?
nope, but that would be cool !
8. Favorite member of the five including Ben?
Robert
9. Favorite member of Ben's touring band excluding Ben?
Snuzz
10. Have you ever met Ben/had something signed by Ben? How many times? nope
11. Did you contribute to Crystal's pressie to Ben?
No but that would have been cool.
12. Where did you grow up? Where do you live?
Charlotte, NC-
13. What do you do? (student, profession)
mutual fund trader
14. Farthest you've ever travelled to see BF/F?
well , I lived in leeds UK at the time but that was kind of  far ...
15. How long have you been a BF/F fan?
about 8 years
16. Is Ben or BFF your favorite musician/band, or one of many? Yes, they're up there.
17. Five of your favorite BF/F songs: Ascent of Stan,Kate, Army, Philosoph, Mess, and Underground
18. Males: You want to be Ben, true or false.
 Females: You want to be Frally, true or false. sometimes..
19. Your favorite B/FF song at this very moment. ONLY ONE. We all know it could change at any second. Ascent of Stan
20. Working on a theory here. Did/do your high school activities include marching band or cheerleading? Any others you care to mention? lacrosse
21. What did you/are you/will you study in college? I majored in Physics
22. Single? Attached? Married? Kids? Single
23. If you could have dinner with a character from a BF/F song, who would it be? Kate !!!!
24. Why did you choose your screen name? If it's your real name, why did you prefer to use it? I love HOBAGS
25. Too many questions in this list or not enough? This was fun and I think this may be the best BF site. I liked the .org site as well.

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Re: Slam Book
« Reply #41 on: February 20, 2002, 01:05:54 PM »
Damn straight, it is the best  ;D

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tell me greyseal, how does it feel?  ~ben folds, 3 dec 2002

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Re: Slam Book
« Reply #42 on: February 20, 2002, 02:23:50 PM »
Greyseal : Your BF recording is some of the best, also !  8)

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Re: Slam Book
« Reply #43 on: February 20, 2002, 04:39:53 PM »
1. What was the first BF/F song you ever heard? First BF5 song was Brick, solo Ben song was Carrying Cathy, I think..
2. In what order did you obtain the BF/F CDs you own? Got WEAEA first, Self-titled second, NBP third, and got TUBORM the day it came out, hehe
3. When was the first time you saw BF/F live? University of Rhode Island 4/24/99, saw Ben at the Avalon 9/15/01
4. How many times have you seen BF/F live? Ben Folds Five: 4 times  Robert on tour with Tom Maxwell: 1  Ben Folds: 2
5. Most recent show? Ben at Lupos in Providence 9/16/01
6. Other bands or musicians you love too many to name, hehe...Guster, John Mayer, Bleu, Travis, Weezer, James Taylor, I could go on for ages
7. Do you have a Ben related website? Not at the moment, but hopefully again soon
8. Favorite member of the five including Ben?  I can't pick..Robert's my bass god, but Darren..
9. Favorite member of Ben's touring band excluding Ben? I LOVE Millard, hehe
10. Have you ever met Ben/had something signed by Ben? How many times? Met Ben 3 times, got him to sign a rubber ducky for me twice, and a pic I drew of BF5, got Ben's water bottle at the last show I went to, lol
11. Did you contribute to Crystal's pressie to Ben? Yes indeed, wrote a message for Ben & Millard
12. Where did you grow up? Where do you live? Grew up in Massachusetts, still live here for now.
13. What do you do? (student, profession)  High School Senior, work sometimes at a vintage clothing store
14. Farthest you've ever travelled to see BF/F? over two hours to BF5's URI show
15. How long have you been a BF/F fan?  been a BF5 fan since September 98'
16. Is Ben or BFF your favorite musician/band, or one of many? Ben's definately my all time favourite, but there's a few others right up there with him.
17. Five of your favorite BF/F songs  
Where's Summer B?
Don't Change Your Plans
Fair
Gone
Best Immitation of Myself
18. Males: You want to be Ben, true or false.
  Females: You want to be Frally, true or false.  that would'nt be so bad, lol
19. Your favorite B/FF song at this very moment. ONLY ONE. We all know it could change at any second. Prince Charming  
20. Working on a theory here. Did/do your high school activities include marching band or cheerleading? Any others you care to mention? No band or cheering, but I'm into art and stuff
21. What did you/are you/will you study in college? Art Education
22. Single? Attached? Married? Kids? Single!
23. If you could have dinner with a character from a BF/F song, who would it be? hmm...Annie or Fred Jones
24. Why did you choose your screen name? If it's your real name, why did you prefer to use it?  Meggie's a nickname, and of coures you know why BF5
25. Too many questions in this list or not enough? a fair amount, good job

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Re: Slam Book
« Reply #44 on: February 26, 2002, 02:58:09 PM »
I still have one of my slam books from Jr. High. Everyone always wanted to be #69 (hmmmmm...why is that, I wonder?)


1. What was the first BF/F song you ever heard?One Angry Dwarf- I needed to find one more album to get the twelve, so I randomly picked BF/F.
2. In what order did you obtain the BF/F CDs you own?WEAE, Unauth,(suburbs),BF/F.
3. When was the first time you saw BF/F live? Oct 2001 in SF.
4. How many times have you seen BF/F live? Once- but trying to remedy that.
5. Most recent show? Oct 2001.
6. Other bands or musicians you love: just a few: Cake, Foo Fighters, STP, REM, U2, Sting, Stevie Wonder, John Pizzarelli, Big Bad VooDoo Daddies, TMBG, Madness,No Doubt, The Pretenders.
7. Do you have a Ben related website? Nope
8. Favorite member of the five including Ben? Ben
9. Favorite member of Ben's touring band excluding Ben? Snuzz- great conversationalist & he can really scream "You are not the Same"
10. Have you ever met Ben/had something signed by Ben? How many times?Yes!- He signed a poster. just once :-(
11. Did you contribute to Crystal's pressie to Ben? Yes.
12. Where did you grow up? Where do you live? Air Force Brat, but mostly California & I'm still (fighting it) here.
13. What do you do? (student, profession)Library Technician
14. Farthest you've ever travelled to see BF/F? about 300 miles.
15. How long have you been a BF/F fan? about 2 or 3 years.
16. Is Ben or BFF your favorite musician/band, or one of many? One of many, but consistant- which is saying a lot because I change my mind often.
17. Five of your favorite BF/F songs One Angry Dwarf, Still Fighting It, Song for the Dumped, Underground, Not the Same.
18. Males: You want to be Ben, true or false.
 Females: You want to be Frally, true or false. false.
19. Your favorite B/FF song at this very moment. ONLY ONE. We all know it could change at any second. Underground.
20. Working on a theory here. Did/do your high school activities include marching band or cheerleading? Any others you care to mention? I was on the newspaper and drama.
21. What did you/are you/will you study in college? Liberal Studies. I have a degree in General Uselessness.
22. Single? Attached? Married? Kids? Married. One kid.
23. If you could have dinner with a character from a BF/F song, who would it be? Zak.
24. Why did you choose your screen name? If it's your real name, why did you prefer to use it? It was my nickname in High School (too many Jennifers to keep us straight), from Gumby fame.
25. Too many questions in this list or not enough? Can't decide? Totally indecisive.
Artsy fartsy Liberal shit, esq.