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Name: Jack Kavanaugh

School: City Honors

Grade: sophomore

Interrogator: Meg Healy

If you could go backstage to any concert, it would be:

One of the shows from Revenge of the Robots Tour: El-P, Mr. Lif.

If you could invite any four people, living or dead, out to a dinner party, who would they be?

Malcolm X, David Sedaris, Jesus, Stanley Kubrick.

What's in your CD player/iPod/mp3 player?

Pysence Fiction by UNKLE

Most overrated singer or band is:

Black-Eyed Peas.

The best band/singer no one has heard yet is:

Neutral Milk Hotel.

If you could change one thing about yourself it would be?

I would be nicer.

Superman or Spider-Man and why?

Spider-Man. That web thing is sweet.

If you had to eat one food for an entire week, it would be:

Pepperoni pizza.

If you could date any celebrity it would be:

Lindsay Lohan.

Bush, Kerry, or Nader? Kerry.

The first thing you notice about a guy/girl is:

Their height.

One movie you admit crying at is:

"Simon Birch."

On a Friday night you can find me...

At home sleeping.

You win $1,000,000. The first thing you do with your money is:

Set up a recording studio in my attic.

If you could make a soundtrack of your life so far, the first three tracks would be:

"Sittin' on the Dock of the Bay" by Otis Redding, "Big Pimpin'" by Jay-Z, "Get Me Away From Here, I'm Dying" by Belle and Sebastian.

If you could get any tattoo, it would be of:

"Mom" because it's the only thing that would never get old.

In a crowd or a loner? In a crowd mostly ... depends on my mood.

Dream job?

French teacher. Do lighting design for local theaters in off-time and make films during summer.