Sunday, April 22, 2007

200 More Things

I stole this from Don's site and have had it saved in my "drafts" folder for months and decided to get it posted today. I've done the things in boldface.
  1. Bought everyone in the pub a drink
  2. Swam with wild dolphins
  3. Climbed a mountain
  4. Taken a Ferrari for a test drive
  5. Been inside the Great Pyramid
  6. Held a tarantula
  7. Taken a candlelight bath with someone
  8. Said 'I love you' and meant it
  9. Hugged a tree
  10. Done a striptease
  11. Bungee jumped
  12. Visited Paris
  13. Watched a lightning storm at sea
  14. Stayed up all night long and watched the sun rise
  15. Seen the Northern Lights
  16. Gone to a huge sports game
  17. Walked the stairs to the top of the leaning Tower of Pisa
  18. Grown and eaten my own vegetables
  19. Touched an iceberg
  20. Slept under the stars
  21. Changed a baby's diaper
  22. Taken a trip in a hot air balloon
  23. Watched a meteor shower
  24. Gotten drunk on champagne
  25. Given more than I can afford to charity
  26. Looked up at the night sky through a telescope
  27. Had an uncontrollable giggling fit at the worst possible moment
  28. Had a food fight
  29. Bet on a winning horse
  30. Taken a sick day when I'm not ill
  31. Asked out a stranger
  32. Had a snowball fight
  33. Photocopied my bottom on the office photocopier
  34. Screamed as loudly as I possibly can
  35. Held a lamb
  36. Enacted a favorite fantasy
  37. Taken a midnight skinny dip
  38. Taken an ice-cold bath
  39. Had a meaningful conversation with a beggar
  40. Seen a total eclipse
  41. Ridden a roller coaster
  42. Hit a home run
  43. Fit three weeks miraculously into three days
  44. Danced like a fool and not cared who was looking
  45. Adopted an accent for an entire day
  46. Visited the birthplace of my ancestors
  47. Actually felt happy about my life, even for just a moment
  48. Had two hard drives for my computer
  49. Visited all 50 states
  50. Loved my job for all accounts
  51. Taken care of someone who was shit-faced
  52. Had enough money to be truly satisfied
  53. Had amazing friends
  54. Danced with a stranger in a foreign country
  55. Watched wild whales
  56. Stolen a sign
  57. Backpacked in Europe
  58. Taken a road trip
  59. Gone rock climbing
  60. Lied to a foreign government official in that country to avoid notice
  61. Taken a midnight walk on the beach
  62. Skydived
  63. Visited Ireland
  64. Been heartbroken longer then I was actually in love
  65. In a restaurant, sat at a stranger's table and had a meal with them
  66. Visited Japan
  67. Bench-pressed my own weight
  68. Milked a cow
  69. Alphabetized my records
  70. Pretended to be a superhero
  71. Sung karaoke
  72. Lounged around in bed all day
  73. Posed nude in front of strangers
  74. Gone scuba diving
  75. Got it on to "Let's Get It On" by Marvin Gaye
  76. Kissed in the rain
  77. Played in the mud
  78. Played in the rain
  79. Gone to a drive-in theater
  80. Done something I should regret, but don't regret it
  81. Visited the Great Wall of China
  82. Discovered that someone who's not supposed to have known about my blog has discovered it
  83. Dropped Windows in favor of something better
  84. Started a business
  85. Fallen in love and not had my heart broken
  86. Toured ancient sites
  87. Taken a martial arts class
  88. Sword fought for the honor of a woman
  89. Played D&D for more than 6 hours straight
  90. Gotten married
  91. Been in a movie
  92. Crashed a party
  93. Loved someone I shouldn't have
  94. Kissed someone so passionately it made them dizzy
  95. Gotten divorced
  96. Had sex at the office
  97. Gone without food for 5 days
  98. Made cookies from scratch
  99. Won first prize in a costume contest
  100. Ridden a gondola in Venice
  101. Gotten a tattoo
  102. Found that the texture of some materials can turn me on
  103. Rafted the Snake River
  104. Been on television news programs as an "expert"
  105. Got flowers for no reason
  106. Masturbated in a public place
  107. Got so drunk I don't remember anything
  108. Been addicted to some form of illegal drug
  109. Performed on stage
  110. Been to Las Vegas
  111. Recorded music
  112. Eaten shark
  113. Had a one-night stand
  114. Gone to Thailand
  115. Seen Siouxsie live
  116. Bought a house
  117. Been in a combat zone
  118. Buried one/both of my parents
  119. Shaved or waxed my pubic hair off
  120. Been on a cruise ship
  121. Spoken more than one language fluently
  122. Gotten into a fight while attempting to defend someone
  123. Bounced a cheque
  124. Performed in Rocky Horror
  125. Read—and understood—my credit report
  126. Raised children
  127. Recently bought and played with a favorite childhood toy
  128. Followed my favorite band/singer on tour
  129. Created and named my own constellation of stars
  130. Taken an exotic bicycle tour in a foreign country
  131. Found out something significant that my ancestors did
  132. Called or written my Congressman/Member of Parliament
  133. Picked up and moved to another city to just start over
  134. —More than once? —More than thrice?
  135. Walked the Golden Gate Bridge
  136. Sang loudly in the car, and didn't stop when I knew someone was looking
  137. Had an abortion or my female partner did
  138. Had plastic surgery
  139. Survived an accident I shouldn't have survived
  140. Written articles for a large publication
  141. Lost over 100 pounds
  142. Held someone while they were having a flashback
  143. Piloted an airplane
  144. Petted a stingray
  145. Broken someones heart
  146. Helped an animal give birth
  147. Been fired or laid off from a job
  148. Won money on a TV game show
  149. Broken a bone
  150. Killed a human being
  151. Gone on an African photo safari
  152. Ridden a motorcycle
  153. Driven any land vehicle at a speed of greater than 100mph
  154. Had a body part below the neck pierced
  155. Fired a rifle, shotgun, or pistol
  156. Eaten mushrooms that were gathered in the wild
  157. Ridden a horse
  158. Had major surgery
  159. Had sex on a moving train
  160. Had a snake as a pet
  161. Hiked to the bottom of the Grand Canyon
  162. Slept through an entire flight: takeoff, flight, and landing
  163. Slept for more than 30 hours over the course of 48 hours
  164. Visited more foreign countries than U.S. states
  165. Visited all 7 continents
  166. Taken a canoe trip that lasted more than 2 days
  167. Eaten kangaroo meat
  168. Fallen in love at an ancient Mayan burial ground
  169. Been a sperm or egg donor
  170. Eaten sushi
  171. Had my picture in the newspaper
  172. Had 2 (or more) healthy romantic relationships for over a year in my lifetime
  173. Changed someones mind about something I care deeply about
  174. Gotten someone fired for their actions
  175. Gone back to school
  176. Para sailed
  177. Changed my name
  178. Petted a cockroach
  179. Eaten fried green tomatoes
  180. Read The Iliad
  181. Selected one "important" author I missed in school and read his/her work
  182. Dined in a restaurant and stolen silverware, plates, cups because my apartment needed them
  183. —and gotten 86'ed from the restaurant because I did it so many times, they figured out it was me
  184. Taught myself an art from scratch
  185. Killed and prepared an animal for eating
  186. Apologised to someone years after inflicting the hurt
  187. Skipped all my school reunions
  188. Communicated with someone without sharing a common spoken language
  189. Been elected to public office
  190. Written my own computer language
  191. Thought to myself that I was living my dream
  192. Had to put someone I love into hospice care
  193. Built my own PC from parts
  194. Sold my own artwork to someone who didn't know me
  195. Had a booth at a street fair
  196. Dyed my hair
  197. Been a DJ
  198. Found out someone was going to dump me via Live Journal
  199. Written my own role-playing game
  200. Been arrested

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