Just to be sure that nobody can accuse me of being a bandwagon jumper, I list some of my favorites below.
- Favorite baseball team: Boston Red Sox / Atlanta Braves (tie)
- Favorite comedian: Brian Regan
- Favorite Olympic curler: Nicole Joraanstad
- Favorite boy band: Backstreet Boys
- Favorite band that used to be cool but really no longer is: R.E.M.
- Favorite basketball team: Boston Celtics
- Favorite soda: Mountain Dew (the classic taste o' Viking pee!)
- Favorite daughter: Maddie
- Favorite cured meat: bacon
- Favorite field of science: physics
Oh, and for the record, my favorite economist is Hubert Q. Peniwhip III.