Hello. Dr. Odd here. I met Jason Phillips when he started working at Focal the company I work at. He doesn't work here anymore but we keep in touch because he is fun. He has a fun attitude about things and is a fun person to be around. You can drop him a line here.

Born: Olney, IL 4/19/1976

What is the 1st thing you want to do when you get home from work or when you wake up on the weekends?

After I get home from work I usually either crack open a beer, or go for a run on the lake. When I wake up on weekends, I take inventory of who is next to me, where I am, and where my wallet and cell phone are.

Who would you like to pattern yourself after?

Colin Farrell seems like he lives a pretty good life.

What is your favorite vacation spot?

It seems like all I ever go on are trips to see friends in other cities, so I guess a city with good nightlife. Everything else takes care of itself. I'll be Italy is nice though, and I want to go to Eastern Europe soon.

If you could get paid the same amount of $ as your current job and do anything, what would it be?

La-Z-Boy recliner tester, or acoustic guitar player that plays at bars everywhere

If you found $200 in the trash and you had to spend it that day, what would you do with it?

Probably go out and blow it all on booze and hookers. Just kidding, I'd probably blow it all on shoes.

What kind of music you like the most and why?

I listen to everything, rock, hip-hop, alternative, but have an affinity for current pop top-40 crap. I'm a big fan also of 80s and big hair band rock music

Who have you been most influenced by and why?

My dad

What makes you cry?

Slicing onions

What is your favorite town or state in the united states?

Town: New York City; State: California

What do you usually eat for dinner?

Jimmy John's or beer

What is your favorite website?

drodd.com of course...

If you had to hear 1 album for the rest of your life what would it be?

U2 - The Joshua Tree

What do you do for $?

Work at Bank One doing some stuff

What do you find attractive in the opposite sex?

Athletic build, soft skin, independence, sense of humor, great legs

Dogs or cats?

Dogs, more importantly golden retreivers.

What is the one thing people say about you the most?

Wow he's tall

What do you watch on TV?

Buffy but it got cancelled, reality shows, Six Feet Under, Sopranos, Sex and the City, Out of Order (on Showtime)

You got any Tattoos?

Yeah. A celtic knot on my back between my shoulder blades that represents
St. Andrews, Scotland, where i studied abroad in college.

Do you use styling products in your hair?

Yeah, Murray's Styling Pomade, $2.49 at Walgreen's. Lasts for a month.

What is your salad dressing of choice?

Garlic Ranch

What is your favorite fast food place? What do you order there?

Weiner Circle for the pure comedy of not knowing if you will get a hot dog or some nasty chick behind the counter flashing you. Gotta go Chardog and gritty cheese fries.

What is your favorite booze beverage?

Beer: Tennent's Lager Booze: Maker's Mark Whiskey

What do you think people say are some of your virtuous qualities?

Funny, good-looking goofball that cares about people

What do you think people say are some of your vices?

An addictive personality, booze, and Parliament Lights.

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