Tanya K.

tanya_mugNicknames: Faerie Queen
City/State: Chapel Hill, NC
Occupation: Research Associate at University Center for Int’l Studies, UNC-Chapel Hill
Birthday: 10-13-70
Single or taken: Married
Other Scooter/Misc. Affiliations: Incriminators SC
Make/model/description of scooter(s): Red/white Vespa P200e with furry cowprint seat (The Candycane)
Hey baby, what’s your sign? Libra
Any tattoos? nope
Favorite Holiday: Day of the Dead
Favorite Alcoholic Drink: Maisel’s Weisse (German unfiltered wheat beer), my husband’s homemade margaritas, cognac
Favorite Non-Alcoholic Drink: Capuccino, Mango Lassi
Favorite Joke: how many scooterbabes does it take to change a spark plug? [just one!]
Favorite Bands: They Might Be Giants, Rob Zombie and White Zombie, The Pogues, The Delgados, Operation Ivy, any ska
What’s the last CD you bought? Newest Pietasters CD
What are your guilty pleasures? Mexican food, shopping at Target
Why’d you get into scooters? They’re more stylish than motorcycles and you can ride in a skirt
Any other vehicles? 1996 Subaru Outback
1996 Honda Civic hatchback
1990 Suzuki VX800 (husband’s motorcycle)
What’s in your glove box? Black/white striped makeup case full o’ tools, chain & lock, garbage bag to cover furry cowprint seat in case of rain
What are you up to these days? Decorating my new house
Ever been arrested? Not exactly, but while in high school, I had to attend a police counseling session for walking out from Pizza Hut without paying
If you were stranded on a desert island, what 4 items would you bring with you? A well-stocked library, a gourmet chef, a computer with a fast internet connection, a shower
What’s one of the craziest things you have ever done? Got a Ph.D. in German Literature
The stupidest? Dated a Canadian