Q&A with Ryan
What’s your favorite ’90s jam?
Phish Tweezer Reprise.
If you could be any animal in the world, what animal would you be and why?
A bird. How amazing it would be to fly.
What do you want to be when you grow up?
What would you name your boat if you had one?
The Ashley Rae.
Which fictional character would be the most boring to meet in real life?
I always had something against the beetle in Kafka’s Metamorphosis.
What is the best and worst purchases you’ve ever made?
Best: the last house I bought and flipped. Worst: entry into my brother’s “Nascar Pyramid Scheme” when I was in my 20s.
Who is the messiest person you know?
Uh oh…my beautiful wife.
If you could know the absolute and total truth to one question, what question would you ask?
It’s a tossup between religion and aliens.
What do you like doing in your spare time?
Watching sports, being outside, puttering on my property, annoying my wife.
What’s your biggest pet peeve?
People who drive screws too deep into wood, making it impossible for the next guy to take it out.
What’s your annoying habit?
My wife would say constantly talking in the early morning. The guys would say changing the plan because I have overthought it too much.
Who is your inspiration?
Music inspires me.
Where would you like to visit?
I want to travel Europe for a few months, hitting all the countries.
What is one message you would give to your fans?
Find your niche and go with it.
What is your favorite movie?
The Goonies always comes to mind first, even though there have been many others I’ve loved.
What is your favorite song?
Wharf Rat, Grateful Dead.
What sports do you enjoy watching?
Football, baseball and playoff hockey.
What would be a good theme song for your life?
What is your favorite place to visit?
I love being on Picnic Rock on Cobbossee Lake, because it means it’s beautiful out, I am hanging with friends and family, there are tunes on the radio and I probably have some nice cold hydration in my hand.
If you could meet one person from history, who would it be?
What is your favorite tool?
My Dewalt laser. Every time I use it I get to do the math at how much money it is saving us. Plus it has a really cool green color.