it's almost friday again, better do my friday5 before it's too late!

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How easily to do you get lost?
it's easy to get lost at UH! once i spent 30 minutes looking for a particular building. i thought i arrived early but i barely made it to my meeting on time because i was walking around in circles in the sun for so long!
but generally speaking, i can get around pretty good in town. i know a lot of small streets from being a perpetual pedestrian. i can't really get lost if i'm at the airport going all the way to ka'a'awa (just head makai and follow the road back to town...) but once i'm past kalihi and start heading toward moanalua, millilani, waipio, pearl city... nanakuli, makaha, makakilo... i think i would die. :/ just head for the nearest bus stop and hope it ends up at some large transit station. sadly, i've no internet phone either so i'd need to google map the shit out of my destination before heading out.

What subject in school made you feel most lost?
i really understand zero of it. i am retaking it in the fall. :(
apparently the amount of math you learn is directly proportional to the amount of sleep you've had before hand. working all night & getting off at seven means sleepwalking through an 8:30 class. :((

i would also like to note that when i was in high school my teacher recommended i take the ASVAB test to see what kind of job i should have. i have never felt so stupid and defeated in my life. there were lots of questions about machines and cars and building stuff, i guessed on the entire section. there was one question that i figured out by logic- completing an electrical circuit- but the rest of it i was utterly clueless. i still remember one question until this day: "your car is broken and leaking a reddish-brown fluid. what is wrong?" at this point i was so flustered and mad that no one warned me about this mechanics section that i just put my pencil down and laughed. how the hell am i supposed to know what is wrong?! i was so mad. SO MAD. i am NEVER unprepared for a test and even if this was an ungraded test i have never been filled with such sense of failure. later on, i found out that people actually study for this exam so they can get placed in a certain career. this made me even more mad; 1)why do you need a test to tell you what you are going to do? you just go out and do it!!!! 2)why didn't anyone tell me you could study before hand and what sections are going to be featured?!?!??!! :U

What’s something you’ve recently misplaced and have not yet found?
UGH, where is my favorite t-shirt? my gray maui band festival t-shirt. :'(   i want it back!

What’s something you found and were able to return to its owner?
can't think of anything right now...

When you need some alone time and don’t want anyone to know where you are, where are you most likely to disappear to?
library. can't answer phones in the library too! and there is no public internet. and it's close enough to bike to. have i said too much...? ;)

you can answer the friday five or read others' answers here: http://f.riday5.com/?p=639

have you heard of the [adultswim] singles program?  no, it's not a series of blind dates, but 12 downloadable or streamable singles courtesy of the [as] tv magic makers!  the first one is up and you can get it here:

last year featured awesomeness like:


and the year before was OMG! (literally! see track 8!):

right now i'm taking a break from The Stand and reading another great book, The Bell Jar. did you ever get that queer feeling that someone is writing a book about you? it's so fascinating, i can't put it down. i can't believe i've never picked up this book earlier; there are so many flashbacks and i can't wait to see how it ends.
bye now!

 the 3rd floor

since the f5 theme was "lost", i would also like to add a post script. i started watching the TV show, LOST because i started reading jorge garcia's blog: http://furtherdispatches.wordpress.com/ (note: it used to be at http://dispatchesfromtheisland.blogspot.com/ when he was living in hawaii.) i thought he was pretty funny and decided i would watch lost and see if he was funny on the show (yes) and if the program was as great as the hype (mmmm.... well... i guess also a yes, but you should watch and decide for yourself if you haven't already). however, i never finished watching the program. after charlie died i was so depressed i just stopped. i don't know if they got off the island i think they radioed a plane? or what was up with the other islanders or if that chick was really a traitor and what the special numbers mean. i'm sort of curious but i just didn't feel like continuing after what happened. maybe one day i'll go back and finish it but right now, i've got four books to read and no desire to watch tv. any LOST jokes/comments will be LOST on me (pun intended) because i probablly won't get the refference, sorry! :S

that's all.

1 comment:

  1. You put last week's questions up just in time for this week's. :)

    And yes: one of the best things about being a pedestrian (or a cyclist) is that you become much more familiar with backroads and shortcuts. Plus, you just notice more. Thanks for participating!





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