Interview with Dennis FriedOctober, 2009
What Readers want to know...
SS: How would you describe perfect happiness?
DF: A big pizza and a nap
SS: What’s your greatest fear?
DF: Not getting fed on time
SS: If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?
DF: Paris, where dogs can eat in restaurants
SS: With whom in history do you most identify?
DF: Albert Einstein
SS: Which living person do you most admire?
SS: What are your most overused words or phrases?
SS: What do you regret most?
DF: Throwing up my breakfast
SS: If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?
DF: Being more modest
SS: What is your greatest achievement?
DF: Being a famous writer
SS: What’s your greatest flaw?
DF: You've got to be kidding
SS: What’s your best quality?
DF: All of them
SS: If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?
SS: What trait is most noticeable about you?
DF: My looks
SS: If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?
DF: Darwin. I would explain to him that humans came from dogs.
SS: What is your biggest pet peeve?
DF: "Dogs not allowed" signs
SS: What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
DF: Eating, then sleeping
SS: What’s your fantasy profession?
DF: Food taster
SS: What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?
DF: Feeding me, petting me, playing with me
SS: If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?
SS: What is your birthdate?
SS: What were your previous occupations?
SS: What was/is your favorite job?
SS: Where did you go to high school and/or college?
DF: Driftwood Kennel Obedience School
SS: Name of your favorite composer or music artist?
DF: Snoop Dogg
SS: What is your favorite movie?
DF: War of the Worlds (when the creeps die)
SS: What is your favorite television show?
DF: Mixed Martial Arts
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