|Profile for ARASERA||Click here to make or adjust profile|
|Height: 5'11||Weight: 220 lbs.||Alumni Status: Subway, 1972 - 3rd generation.|
|Location: Kansas City via Pittsburgh||Favorite Baseball Team: Pirates, (Penguins, Steelers, Pittsburgh Central Catholic)|
|Natural Enemies: Fire, Trojans, Skunkbears, Nittany Lions.|
|Athletic Ability:||I once went 4 for 5 in a Little League game. Hit for the cycle. Although, I think the home run was really a 4-base error.|
|Sartorial Style:||Jeans and shirts not tucked in. Shorts and sandals all summer long.|
|Favorite Beverage and Consumption Freq:||Beer, ice cold, not too often, but probably not often enough.|
|Political Philosophy:||Let's go to Luckenbach, Texas.
Avoid extremist wingnuts.
Nothing will significantly change without serious campaign finance reform. SCOTUS ruling on Citizens United is repugnant.
|Religious Philosophy:||Catholic, but I welcome any person of good will. Even Methodists and the Amish.
"Who am I to judge?"
|Musical Favorites:||All over the map. From Sinatra to some of the stuff that my daughter listens to. Top of the list is Gordon Lightfoot, with no doubt. I sing and play most of his stuff on my guitar (a Martin I bought in the mid 70's). I was raised on the Kingston Trio.|
|Favorite Quote from an ND Coach:||"Get up and resume the struggle for Our Lady." - Leahy|
|Miscellaneous Data:||Retired Pittsburgh Fire Department Captain - 27 years, 7 months.
Fire Support Base Buttons, Phuoc Vinh, Xuan Loc, Bien Hoa 1969-70. USAF Forward Air Control Crew Chief on O-1E Bird Dog.
Obviously, Ara was my hero.
At one time I could name the starting lineups for all eight of the 1960 National League teams, including starting pitchers.
After the Nebraska game in 2000, I prayed over Knute's grave to send us a good coach. We got Ty. Nice to see that the Rock still has a sense of humor.