Question of the Week

What do you think of the new First Amendment Monument?
Published on Jun 23rd, 2005
0 comments Eliza Quanbeck: "I haven't even seen it yet, but it sounds good." George Krieger: "I think it's a wonderful idea. I'm a big supporter of the First Amendment." Steve Godfrey: "I like that idea,...
What do you think of the pavilion going up at the east end of the Downtown Mall?
Published on Jun 16th, 2005
0 comments Robert Hobart: "I don't think one way or the other. I doubt I'll go to any shows." Ralph Walke: "They just put the old one in– it hasn't even been a decade! It was beautiful. Now, I don't...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What's your favorite local band?
Published on Jun 9th, 2005
0 comments Gail McIntosh: "John D'earth and the Free Bridge Quartet. They're a local treasure." Luke Stacks: "I really liked Ted Stryker's Drinking Problem, but they broke up. The energy and enthusiasm...
What will you miss about Mitch Van Yahres?
Published on Jun 2nd, 2005
0 comments Martha Cooper: "I'm going to miss his campaign to get hemp legalized." Isabella Scott: "I used to go to school with his grandson. I'll miss his hair." Ron Soltau: "I believe that Mitch was a...
Whacha doin' this summer
Published on May 25th, 2005
0 comments   Miles Fowler: "I'm going to San Francisco at the end of June to visit friends." Archie Hardin: "I'll jog and do some hiking. I might go to South Carolina to see some family members."...
Are you gonna buy the new DMB CD?
Published on May 19th, 2005
0 comments Andreas Gaynor: "I won't be buying it myself because I'm fiscally strained at the moment, but I wouldn't mind it as a gift." Sandy Mathis: "It's sounds good. I'd like to get it, but I wouldn't...
What do you think of solar houses?
Published on May 12th, 2005
0 comments Lynn Merhib: "I think it's one of the smartest, most responsible things we can do, particularly for the area where we live. Everyone needs to find out more about them." Jean Merhib: "I think we...
What do you think of solar houses?
Published on May 11th, 2005
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QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What's the song 'Don't Stand So Close to Me' about?
Published on May 5th, 2005
0 comments <P>Interviews and photos by LAUREN BROOKS PHOTOPHILE@READTHEHOOK.COM <P><img src="/images/issues/2005/0418/question-brody.jpg"> <br>Mike Brody:</B> "About me...
QUESTION OF THE WEEK- What's the song 'Don't Stand So Close to Me' about?
Published on May 5th, 2005
0 comments   Mike Brody: "About me wanting you to stand farther away." Heather Flynn: "It's a well-known fact that Sting doesn't wear deodorant. Maybe he's warning everyone." Zach Dahl: "It's referring...
What do you think of WNRN?
Published on Apr 21st, 2005
0 comments   Annie Stevenson: "I like their variety of music." Jay White: " I enjoy Acoustic Sunrise, but otherwise I don't listen to it that much." Djuanwa Parker: "I just moved here, and I'm not...
How big is your dream house?
Published on Apr 14th, 2005
0 comments   The Infamous LOG (Lincoln Barbour): "A 4,000-square-foot warehouse with a two-story photography studio and a loft apartment." Dave Munn: It doesn't need to be that big. Basically, I'd like a...
What's your favorite family activity?
Published on Apr 7th, 2005
0 comments   Gre Brier: "Overall, getting together for Thanksgiving or Christmas, when the largest portion of the family is there." Laura Layne: "Getting together for an afternoon walk." Wally...
What's the moldiest place you've ever lived?
Published on Mar 31st, 2005
0 comments   Heather Bouley: "I lived in a youth hostel for a week while I was working in Washington D.C. It wasn't that bad, but it wasn't the nicest place either." Lisa Boyette: "I can't live in a...
Should fox hunting be banned?
Published on Mar 24th, 2005
0 comments   Susanne Nifong: "No, I don't think fox hunting should be banned." William Morris: "I can't take a stand on the subject; I don't know any fox hunters. " Pam Hetherington: "Yes, I think that...
What's your favorite novel?
Published on Mar 17th, 2005
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What did you do in the snow?
Published on Mar 3rd, 2005
0 comments Casey Hannifin: "I went for a run and watched my cat, Smokey, play in the snow." Leslie Goldman: "I don't like snow. I get cold." Patrick Allen: "I served food to the brave few who decided to come...
Should dying patients get risky drugs?
Published on Feb 24th, 2005
0 comments Rachid Menfi: "Yes, in that case, the medicine can be more helpful than harmful." Ms. Brown: "It depends on the condition of the patient and whether they're in the right state of mind to decide...
What's the worst trouble you've been in with the law?
Published on Feb 17th, 2005
0 comments John Doe: "I was arrested once for cursing in public." Joe Mier: "I had a small wreck; no other cars were involved. I left the scene before I knew the the police were coming." Catherine Tobin...
Whatcha doin' for Valentine's Day?
Published on Feb 10th, 2005
0 comments   Tony LaBua: "While it's kind of special, of course, Valentine's Day is rookie day." Jessie Hagadon: "I don't celebrate Valentine's Day." Mike Blakely: "I'm a single man, so I'm gonna party...
Did you get reassessed?
Published on Feb 3rd, 2005
0 comments   Krista Rush: "No, because I don't own a house." Dawn Heneberry: "Yes, I did, and there was about a 20 percent increase, which I don't think is any worse than the county. I understand that...
What's your dream wedding?
Published on Jan 27th, 2005
0 comments Published January 27, 2005 in issue 0404 of the Hook Interviews and photos by LAUREN BROOKS PHOTOPHILE@READTHEHOOK.COM John Anderson: "If I ever did it again, it would be on the top of a mountain...
What's been your highest medical bill?
Published on Jan 20th, 2005
0 comments   Tracy Bedsole: "$2,000." Sajid Vohra: "$50,000 for a tumor in my leg." Joel E. Morris: "My health hasn't caused me to have many medical problems; however, for those that I have had, the...
Was Andrea Yates Insane?
Published on Jan 13th, 2005
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Who'd win a fight between the Paramount and Live Arts?
Published on Jan 6th, 2005
0 comments   Gene Osborn: "Live Arts. Don't mess with Big Mama." Cicely Shelton: "The Paramount, because nothing can beat class and grace." Keriann Sloat: "The Paramount. They're bigger, faster, and...
Predictions for 2005?
Published on Dec 23rd, 2004
0 comments INTERVIEWS AND PHOTOS BY JEN FARIELLO Cindy Neely: "I'd rather talk about my hopes for 2005. The end of the war, bring our troops home, stability in the Middle East, and I want to see an end to the...
Do you plan to attend The Paramount this season?
Published on Dec 16th, 2004
0 comments   INTERVIEWS AND PHOTOS BY JEN FARIELLO Caroline Benzing: "Yes. I'm looking forward to classic Hollywood cinema and foreign and independent films being showcased in such a historic place."...
What's the next twist in the razor-wire case?
Published on Dec 9th, 2004
0 comments Interviews and photos by Jen Fariello Dave Taylor: "It's a question of property rights over public rights. The best course of action would be diplomacy." Linda Perry: "I think it's wrong to block...
What holiday movies do you plan to see?
Published on Dec 2nd, 2004
0 comments PHOTOS BY JEN FARIELLO Lee King: "I guess Oceans Twelve. Is that a holiday movie? Polar Express is too creepy. Maybe that Lemony Snicket movie. It looks like a Tim Burton movie, and he's pretty sick...
Were World War II-era folks the 'greatest generation'?
Published on Nov 25th, 2004
0 comments   Dave Miksovic: "I think all the generations are probably equal." Ken Detwiler: "Absolutely. I think they are the key to the survival of America because of the sacrifices they made during...