KansasTwister (Fred Vance)

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What's the hardest test you've ever taken?

Five hour entry exam for the Navy ROTC program at KU.

July 21, 2016 at 5:50 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

What's your favorite card game?

Used to play a lot of 7-card stud in Navy, and I still love it.

July 5, 2016 at 4:01 p.m. ( | suggest removal )

What's your favorite poem?

"Bivouac of the Dead" by Theodore O'Hara or "Flanders Field" by John McCrea. Both have a military theme. Bivouac was written during the Mexican War but used by many soldiers during the Civil War. Flanders was written during World War I about poppies growing in the fields between crosses and graves at a cemetery. Both tell a strong story.

May 6, 2016 at 2:25 p.m. ( | suggest removal )

What's the oldest thing you own?

A pieces-of-eight silver coin from the Atocha, a Spanish sailing ship that sunk in the Caribbean Sea in 1622.

April 24, 2016 at 7:33 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

What's your favorite musical?

Mamma Mia

April 15, 2016 at 1:31 p.m. ( | suggest removal )

What's your favorite Western?

High Noon... Do not forsake me oh my darling!!!

March 20, 2016 at 6:42 p.m. ( | suggest removal )

If you had $500,000 to donate to a nonprofit of your choice, what would you give it to?

The Black Hills Wild Horse Sanctuary in South Dakota..

January 7, 2016 at 5:38 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

What is your favorite cold or frozen dessert?

Blue Bell peach ice cream!!!

December 21, 2015 at 10:46 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

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