Getting to know you: Poll

Discussion in 'Chit Chat' started by mommygee, Dec 31, 2006.

  1. mommygee

    mommygee New Member

    Where are you?

    How long have you posted on this board?

    How long have you been dealing with dd?


    I'm really bored. =)

  2. mommygee

    mommygee New Member

    Suburb of Dallas, TX

    2 days

    15 years....but only recently officially diagnosed

    Singer: Willie Nelson
    Actor: Wlll Farrell
    Comedian: Will Farrell or Ron White
    Author: Karin Slaughter (mystery/thrillers)
    Movie: Flirting With Disaster
    Scent: Fresh-cut grass; red currant candles
    Season: Spring
  3. boltchik

    boltchik New Member

    I'm in Southern California, about an hour north of San Diego.

    Posting since this past July.

    Dealing with this DD. Well, I think since college. Started to get tired. But nothing like it is now, extreme fatique with pain.

    Singer, too many
    Actor, Matthew McConaughey, used to love Tom Cruise before he went all wacky.
    Actress, Reese Witherspoon
    Comedian, Jim Carey
    Scent, many of Victoria's Secret scents, esp. Pink. and body lotions.
    Season, Spring

    Happy New Year to all!!!!! Kim :)
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  4. Cindi

    Cindi New Member

    I'm in PA, Northern suburbs of Phila.

    I've been a member of this board for 4 1/2 years, but am mostly a "lurker." I hope to change this in 2007, as I could sure use some friends :)

    My Fibro "symptoms" started over 11 years ago, but I didn't get a dx until Mar., 1997 - so almost 10 years with a definitive dx.

    Favorite Singer: Love lots of music...Classic rock, Contemporary Christian, Classical/Opera - Andrea Boccelli, Sarah Brightman

    Actor: I agree with the person who said Tom Cruise until he went off the deep end :( Would probably say Johnny Depp now, for his MEGA talent and versatility in choosing roles.

    Actress: Reese Witherspoon, Julia Roberts

    Comedian: I like CLEAN humor, so I enjoy Christian comedians like Mark Lowry, Chonda Pierce, etc.

    Author: Beverly Lewis, Danielle Steele, Norah Roberts

    Movie: Ghost, Titanic

    Scent: Several perfumes (light scents), candles, roses,
    lilacs, lavender, rain

    Season: Spring!

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  5. AnneTheresa

    AnneTheresa Member

    Where are you?

    Ontario, Canada

    How long have you posted on this board?

    2 years

    How long have you been dealing with dd?

    25 years (last 10 years most severe)


    Singer: Rufus Wainright
    Actor: Dustin Hoffman
    Comedian: Robin Williams
    Author: Doris Lessing, Michael Cunningham
    Movie: Batman
    Scent: Lilac, Rose
    Season: Autumn

    God bless,
  6. Luxuria

    Luxuria New Member

    Where are you? Ontario, Canada

    How long have you posted on this board? a few months

    How long have you been dealing with dd? diagnosed with Fibro in September


    Singer: Michael Jackson, Nickelback, Jeff Martin, KISS, Aerosmith
    Actor: Patrick Dempsey, Edward Norton, Wentworth Miller
    Comedian: Jerry Seinfeld, Carrot Top
    Author: Stephen King, Cathy Vasas-Brown
    Movie: The Illusionist, Halloween, Saw, Texas Chainsaw Massacre, Death to Smoochy, Fight Club, Rockstar
    Scent: vanilla, green apple
    Season: fall

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  7. lilaclover30

    lilaclover30 New Member

    Been on board on board 2 yrs. Great experience.

    Dx'd 4 yrs. ago. Dealing with it 10 yrs.

    I am pretty oriented to Christian music - Lynda Randall

    I don't have favorite actor. - don't like current ones.

    Mark Lowrey.

    Mary Higgins Clark

    "The Nativity" - hadn't seen a movie for 3 years!!!

    "Carolina Rain" or "Moonlight Path" by Bath and Body

    Spring with all it's beauty and the promise of warm weather.

    Happy New Year (glad you got bored!)

  8. butterfly83

    butterfly83 New Member


    On and off for over a year I guess

    About 7 years

    Singer: At the moment, Damien Rice, but there are too many to name.
    Actor: Jude Law, Nicole Kidman
    Comedian: ?? umm.. Will Ferrell?
    Author: Dickens and Plath
    Movie: Almost Famous, Moulin Rouge
    Scent: a bunch of different perfumes
    Season: Spring

  9. Callum

    Callum New Member


    Almost a year.

    13 years.

    Singer: Jane Olivor/Al Jarreau
    Actor: Vanessa Redgrave/Ian McKellan
    Comedian: Ellen Degeneres/Bob Newhart
    Author: non-fiction: Doris Kearns Goodwin/David McCullough
    fiction: Annie Proulx/Michael Cunningham
    Movie: "I've Heard the Mermaid Singing"
    Scent: Metal Zippo Lighters
    Season: Summer

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  10. larryh

    larryh New Member

    I live in Winterset, Iowa

    I have been on the board just short of a year. ( I think. Memory fails me a lot anymore)

    I have been dealing with CFS and chronic pain for 6 yrs now. Seems like forever.

    Favorites is harder because I like a wide variety.

    Singer I can't pin down to one. I like mostly rock, but anything form the 50's to current as long as I can understand the words over the music. I also like country, but the older the better. I like classical and jazz but prefer insturmental.

    Actor - I don't care as long as the movie is good.

    Comedian - DOn't think most of them are really funny

    Author - Robert Heilein with out a doubt

    Movie - The Alien Series

    Scent - vanilla

    Season - all of them

  11. Pottersclay

    Pottersclay New Member

    I am in NY

    posted for two years, I think

    Singer: Several
    actor: Chuck Connors
    comedian: Mark Lowery, Chonda Pierce, and Ken Davis
    Author: ---
    Movie: It's a Wonderful life
    Scent: Vanilla
    Season: spring
  12. mindbender

    mindbender New Member

    T o such a new guest
  13. mommygee

    mommygee New Member

    Mindbender - You've inspired a new poll:

    Social Security Number:
    Mother's Maiden Name:

    Have a good day!
  14. mary124

    mary124 New Member

    Getting to know you:

    Where am I:

    Hutto, Texas ( about 30 miles outside of Austin) Live in/ around Austin for 25 years)

    Posted on this board: On and off for 4 years

    Dealing with DD: 17 years (IC)


    Singers: George Strait; Martina McBride

    Actor: Reese Witherspoon; Johnny Depp

    Comedian: Robin Williams

    Author: Nora Roberts; John Grisham;Faye Kellerman
    (Mysteries; Romance))

    Movie: The Sound of Music (with Julie Andrews)

    Scent: Soft scents

    Season: In Austin, we don't have any Seasons - except
    Summer!! (probably not true-- We do have a
    week or 2 of Spring.- that would be my favorite.

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  15. kirschbaum26

    kirschbaum26 New Member

    Where are you? San Pedro, CA

    How long have you posted on this board? 3 years?

    How long have you been dealing with dd? 5 years.

    Singer: Brad Paisley right now.
    Actor: Robert Deniro
    Comedian: Wanda Sykes
    Movie: Hope and Glory
    Scent: NONE
    Season: Fall

  16. keke466

    keke466 New Member

    SW Okla.
    3 yrs.
    Found out I had FM in 1998

    Singer-Tim McGraw,Alan Jackson,Vince gill,Brad Paisley,George Jones,Johnny Cash,Conway Twitty,too many to list,like alot of the older music

    Actor-Nicholas Cage,Nicole Kidman,Julie Roberts,George Clooney,Reese Witherspoon,Mel Gibson,Kevin Spacey,Jamie Foxx,so many more

    Comedian-Robin Williams,Whoopie Goldberg,Wanda Sykes,Jerry Seinfeld,Ellen Degeneres,Adam Sandler,and many more

    Author-Ann Rule,John Grisham,Stephen King,Nora Roberts,and many more

    Movie-Cold Mnt,Fried Green Tomatoes,The Color Purple,Beaches,Love Story,Sleepless in Seattle,Face Off,Walk The Line,Ray, my mind has gone blank and I can't even think of the names of new movies I like

    Scent- Lavender,Philosophy's Falling in Love and Amazing Grace,Avon's Rare Pearls,Victoria Secrets Heavenly and several more

    Season-Spring and Fall

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