50 Things That You Didnt Know!hings about me
I can wiggle my ears. (without touching them of course)
My upper and lower teeth don't touch in front so when I bite down, there's a gap about the width of my pinky.
I sleep flat on my back with a pillow underneath my legs (it's good for your back), with my arms on my chest. Some have observed that while sleeping I resemble a mummy.
My name was initially going to be Dale but it was changed to Daniel while I was still in the hospital.
I can walk on my hands.
I rarely chew gum.
The movie "Gremlins" scared me as a kid.
I usually walk fast, and have unknowingly left people behind until they pointed it out to me.
I wear a size 11 1/2 shoe.
When I hear a song I like, I can listen to it over and over without tiring of it. I will usually sing along if no one else is around.
I loved to climb trees when I was a kid.
I like to play sports of all kinds.
I don't remember anything about my maternal grandfather before his stroke. He died of Alzheimer's.
My best childhood friend was a few years younger than me.
I have read "How to Win Friends and Influence People" at least five times.
I sleep silently.
I write with my left hand and throw with my right hand.
I went on a date with a girl that was engaged (but not to me).
I've eaten lamb brain.
I had a paper route as a kid.
Skateboarding was my activity of choice in junior high school.
I would like to write a book someday.
I lived in Spain for two years.
There is a dark patch of hair on the back of my head and when people cut my hair they invariably point it out.
I like to go fishing as long as I don't catch anything.
I won 4th place in a spelling bee in 6th grade without studying. I went out on the word 'baboon', spelling it 'babboon.'
When I first watched "Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves" in the theater I had to use the bathroom, but didn't because I wanted to watch the movie. In retrospect, I should have gone.
Everyone called me Daniel until some friends at school began using Dan and the name stuck. Most of my immediate family still calls me Daniel.
I learned to drive a stick-shift in my grandfather's car while he was sick in a nursing home. I asked his permission first.
My uncle is good friends with John Irving.
I was offered a free tattoo for my 21st birthday. I declined.
I wore the same calculator watch for six years.
I can juggle five balls.
I can whistle five different ways.
I have had a web site since December 1994.
I can barely remember my paternal grandmother.
As a child I loved to read Goldilocks and the Three Bears.
There is always music playing in the car when I'm driving.
I didn't get the chicken pox even though 4 of my siblings had it while I was living at home.
I was voted most dependable for senior superlatives in high school.
I like the smell of gasoline.
I slept in a sleeping bag on top of my bed until my freshman year of high school.
I have a scar on the middle of my forehead from when my older brother hit me with a rock that was intended for someone else.
I was Charlie Brown in the play "You're A Good Man Charlie Brown"
In elementary school I participated in gymnastics, on the rings, the parallel bars and the floor. I was never that impressive on the vault.
I had always wanted to go to Disney World but when I finally went it was a disappointment.
I read "That was Then, This is Now" when I was a young teenager and cried at the end.
I like ketchup or tomato soup with grilled cheese sandwiches.
I liked to hide under the couch as a kid.
I have gone to multiple Red Sox games at Fenway Park.
That is 50 things about me!