Ali T.

ali_mugNicknames: Ali, Zoe, Bambi (ok, so there’s only one person who calls me Zoe and Bambi, but that still counts!)
City/State: Rochester, NY
Occupation: P/T job seeker (i.e. unemployed), F/T Student.
Birthday: December 27
Single or taken: Single, and looking ;)
Other Scooter/Misc. Affiliations: Negative Image Scooter Club of Rochester, Phi Theta Kappa (honor student, baby!)
Make/model/description of scooter(s): Green 1974 Vespa 150 Super
Hey baby, what’s your sign? Goat Girl
Any tattoos? A viney, scrolley band across the base of my back.
Favorite Holiday: Christmas
Favorite Alcoholic Drink: Blue Belgian White beer and Cosmopolitans
Favorite Non-Alcoholic Drink: I don’t understand that question. Heh heh – root beer
Favorite Joke: How many psychiatrists does it take to change a light bulb? Only one, but it takes a long time and the light bulb has to want to change.
Favorite Bands: Beastie Boys, Morphine, Jane’s Addiction, Ani DiFranco, Throwing Muses, James, Depeche Mode, Live, Pharcyde, vintage funk and disco . . .
What’s the last CD you bought? Cibo Matto – Viva! La Woman
What are your guilty pleasures? Anything and everything ‘Buffy The Vampire Slayer’ related, binge shopping, sleeping as late as possible on Sundays.
Why’d you get into scooters? I was talked into going to a rally and I just fell in love with the cool/quirky good looks of scooters and the scene in general. Plus they’re damn fun to ride!
Any other vehicles? Yeah. A ’98 Hyundai Accent.
What’s in your glove box? No glove box. In my cowl is a plastic bag w/extra cables, sparkplug, and oil rag. Rolling around loose are a sparkplug wrench, pair of small vice grips, electrical tape and a mini tire pump.
What are you up to these days? Trying to (re)develop my photographer’s eye, learning as much as I can about my scooter, looking for a job and working on getting into RIT (not necessarily in that order).
Ever been arrested? Never been arrested, but had a few close encounters with cops.
If you were stranded on a desert island, what 4 items would you bring with you?
1) Lots and lots of sun block
2) Cell phone
3) Utility knife
4) My book collection
What’s one of the craziest things you have ever done? Many years ago – running around the neighborhood, smashing bottles, setting off car alarms, and generally causing some mild mayhem.
The stupidest? Oh god, there are so many . . .