Robert (gurdonark) wrote,
Robert
gurdonark

Choosing good

I think that sometimes it's good to focus on favorite things, and on favorite choices. Here's a simple poll which dwells upon which thing one would choose, if one must choose from someone else's list.

Poll #199443 A few favorite things

Among these choices, my favorite animal is:

the walrus
3(4.3%)
the flying squirrel
20(29.0%)
the corn snake
1(1.4%)
the giraffe
22(31.9%)
the duckbill platypus
23(33.3%)

My favorite television phrase among the following is:

"Let's be careful out there"
6(8.7%)
"Make it so"
28(40.6%)
"Book 'im, Dano"
5(7.2%)
"Jane, you ignorant slut"
18(26.1%)
"please state the nature of your emergency"
12(17.4%)

The musical instrument I'd most love to play among the following is:

harpsichord
24(30.8%)
flugelhorn
5(6.4%)
sitar
30(38.5%)
nose flute
1(1.3%)
theremin
18(23.1%)

If I could be anywhere but where I am now, I'd spend the morning:

walking the streets of a foreign city
30(33.3%)
walking through deep, cool woods far away
24(26.7%)
walking in a quaint small town three hundred miles away
6(6.7%)
walking in an art gallery I've adored but never visited
14(15.6%)
walking in a huge open air market in an inexpensive country
16(17.8%)

My favorite guilty pleasure food is

chocolate
48(64.0%)
caramel
9(12.0%)
cotton candy
2(2.7%)
licorice
8(10.7%)
vanilla
8(10.7%)

If I must choose a form of fame, I choose as my favorite:

respected academic
25(31.2%)
public crusader for the under-privileged
20(25.0%)
oft-published poet asked to give readings nation-wide
25(31.2%)
best known DJ on the local alternative station
6(7.5%)
best known music critic for the local alternative paper
4(5.0%)

My favorite way among the following to spend a quiet Sunday afternoon would be:

reading obscure magazines at the library
8(9.6%)
lying on an open field, staring at the clouds
22(26.5%)
riding a bicycle
3(3.6%)
taking a walk around my neighborhood
9(10.8%)
sitting on a patio chair, reading a good book
41(49.4%)
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