play me some music and I'll probably like it!

Colin Forgacs Profile

Adult Information
Eagle Scout: 
Eagle Scout
Years in program: 
1997 - 2010
Resume: 
Colin has been with Troop 8 since he was a sixth grader, participating in several venture expeditions and earning his Eagle Scout award. He is currently in Oregon pursuing his Masters degree.
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 Swamp Rat has been with troop 8 since he was a sixth grader.  Despite getting stuck in a swamp on his first campout (earning him his nickname), was recently able to escape the pull of the troop and Ann Arbor; traveling to Oregon to pursue his masters degree.  Swampy has boldly gone where no rat has gone before: Kilimanjaro, Colorado backcountry skiing, ice climbing in the UP, and rock climbing in Nevada.  Often times the troop 8 summer camp director, mention the word "Moraine" and watch him twitch.

Favorite Books: Arfken and Weber's Mathematical Methods for Physicists, British History Texts, Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, MMORPG Theorycrafting, The Lord of the Rings, The Physics of Semiconductor Devices

Favorite Music: play me some music and I'll probably like it!

Favorite Movies/TV Shows: Babylon 5, Firefly, House MD

Favorite Trips: Alleghenies, colorado, kilimanjaro, Northern Michigan Ice Climbing

Interests: Backpacking, Board Games, Camping, Canoeing, D&D, Looking for a Job, MMORPGs, music, Planning Summer Camps, Scheming Sinister Plans for World Domination!, Telemark Skiing

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Jason Dean Profile

Adult Information
Profession: 
Professional brain surgeon/ parachuter
Employer: 
'Murica
Eagle Scout: 
Years in program: 
2008 - 2013
Resume: 
I am cool
Profile Information
HAM Radio Callsign: 
KD8PIE
School: 
Skyline
Grade: 
11

I like to write funny things. However, when it comes to writing funny things about myself, I draw a complete blank. Perhaps it's because I'm no laughing matter.

 

Favorite Books: Cat's Cradle, Ender's Game, Fantasy, Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Trilogy, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, my calculus textbook, To Kill A Mockingbird

Favorite Music: Disney Music, play me some music and I'll probably like it!, Queen, That one song, The Pokemon theme song, thes sounds of unicorns crying in the night

Favorite Movies/TV Shows: Boardwalk Empire, Dr. Who, House M.D., Inception, James Bond, Lost, Modern Family, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Mythbusters, Plan 9 from Outer Space, Pulp Fiction, Quentin Tarantino, Simpsons, star trek, The Dark Knight

Favorite Trips: and multi-day logistics trips in the depths of Bob's basement., Parkour - Indiana, Red River Gorge, Summer Camp '08, they are all awesome!, Winter JLT (2011-12)

Interests: chocolate chip cookies, cookies, Cooking, Everything, food, Internet culture, Life, martial arts, matters of extreme yet refined class, movies, Pastafarianism, pitying the fool, puns, sleeping, speling and gramer to, the universe, Theatre, video games, writing

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Kevin Thomas Profile

Adult Information
Profession: 
Sleeping on the job
Employer: 
Tired and Sleepy Corp.
Eagle Scout: 
Profile Information
Patrol: 
School: 
Other MS
Grade: 
8

Favorite Books: green eggs an ham, Percy Jackson and the Olympians, the bourne series

Favorite Music: beastie boys, Bon Jovi, coldplay, Imagine Dragons, Journey, Linkin Park, Muse, play me some music and I'll probably like it!, Queen, Run DMC, The Pokemon theme song, three days grace

Favorite Movies/TV Shows: Duck Dynasty, Napoleon Dynamite, regular show, The avengers

Favorite Trips: heck they are all awesome!, polar bear, Summer Camp 2011, summer camp 2012, Summer camp 2013

Interests: A lot, pondering life the universe and everything, sleeping

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Francisco Contreras Profile

Adult Information
Title: 
Mr.
Spouse (name only): 
N/A
Children: 
N/A
Profession: 
Student
Employer: 
Barton Hills Country Club
Eagle Scout: 
Years in program: 
2001 - 2009
Resume: 
I was a Scout and active member in Troop8 for seven years. I volunteered and worked at Chief Logan Boy-scout camp for three years. I held Positions including Outdoor Adventure Staffer, Waterfront Staffer, Assistant C.O.P.E. Director, and Assistant First Aider. I have earned my Wilderness First Aid and First Responder Certifications. I am currently Lifeguard, and Heart Saver certified. I have worked in the retail of outdoor technical equipment. I love camping and the Outdoors and wish to share my experience and enthusiasm with the next generation of Troop 8 Outdoor Fanatics.
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School: 
Other HS

Favorite Books: Comics, diary of a wimpy kid, Dr. Seuss, eragon, Fantasy, Flowers for Algernon, House of the Scorpion, I have too many it would overload the server, other good stuff, Petit Nicholas, The Count of Monte Cristo, the ear the eye and the arm, the eye, The Giver

Favorite Music: beastie boys Linkin Park, Beatles, Bob Dylan, Bob Marley, I like to Move Move it !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!, Journey, Led Zeppelin, lil wayne, play me some music and I'll probably like it!, red hot chili peppers, Reggae, the phantom of the opera

Favorite Movies/TV Shows: American Gangster, Animal Planet!, Captain America the first avenger, Dr. Who, Dr.Who, house, House M.D., Inception, Sherlock Holmes, star trek, Stargate (all of them), Thor, Transformers, Troop 8 TV

Favorite Trips: Alleghenies, Alleghenies and Summer Camp '08 (Ohiopyle), and the one where Ben set the aluminum table on fire, and the one where James got digits from the Girl Scouts as a first year, and the one where Nathan made me projectile vomit, Bruce Trail Canada, Canoeing trips, conoe weekend, crossover campout, Fun Nights, heck they are all awesome!, Holiday Valley, Northwoods, ones with bad weather, polar bear, Red River Gorge, skiing, summer camp, Summer Camp '08 (Ohiopyle - lovely day for a swim!), vermont

Interests: Alot, and everything, Backpacking, being awesome, being awesome A lot, being awesome Some more, Biking, biology, breaking Computers, Camping, Canoeing, Carbohydrates, chocolate chip cookie education policy while kayaking, chocolate chip cookies, climbing, cookies, Cooking, debating, Eating, education, Everything, fire, food, Hiking, kayaking, law, Life, lunch tray sledding, matters of extreme yet refined class, mountain biking, mountaineering, movies, music, Nature, philosophy, Reading, rock climbing, rowing, science, Scouting, setting things on fire, skydiving, sleeping, snowball fights, snowboarding, Spanish, Swimming, technology, Telemark Skiing, tornados, travel, video games, winter

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It Doesn't Work Don't!!! Try to Swallow the Cinnamon.