73 Questions with Dr. Nasra

73 Questions with Dr. Nasra

Celeste Bleeker, Staff Writer

Hi, Dr. Nasra. I’m Celeste Bleeker with the school newspaper.

Hello, Celeste. It’s nice to meet you! Can we walk and talk? I’m going to be selfish and track down some eggs and bacon.

Definitely! Let’s get started.

1. What’s your favorite movie? The original Spiderman
2. Favorite movie in the past five years? Collateral Beauty
3. Favorite Hitchcock film? I don’t really watch Hitchcock films.
4. A book you plan on reading? I’m in the middle of several books right now.
5. A book that you read in school that positively shaped you? Probably Lord of the Flies. I always felt bad for Piggy.
6. A favorite TV show that’s currently on? Shark Tank
7. On a scale of one to ten, how excited are you about life right now? Definitely a 10.
8. iPhone or Android? *holds up android phone* Android.
9. Twitter or Instagram? Twitter.
10. Who should EVERYONE be following right now? @Nasra_Michael. Just kidding, can you change that to Dr. Westfall?
11. What’s your favorite food? Italian.                                                                                                                   12. Least favorite food? I’m not a big sweets person.
13. What do you love on your pizza? Meat…all meat. Meaty.
14. Favorite drink? Diet Coke.
15. Favorite dessert? Probably cheesecake.
16. Dark chocolate or milk chocolate? Milk.
17. Coffee or tea? Coffee.
18. What’s the hardest part about being a principal? Trying to develop meaningful relationships with the staff and students.
19. What’s your favorite band? Casting Crowns.
20. Favorite solo artist? George Strait. I know I don’t look like a country music fan, but George Strait is great.
21. Favorite song? “Light on the Stage” by Corey Morrow.                                            
22. If you could sing a duet with anyone, who would it be? Corey Morrow.
23. If you could master one instrument, what would it be? Guitar.
24. If you had a tattoo, where would it be? Where would it be? Maybe my calf.
25. To be or not to be? To be…I guess.
26. Dogs or cats? Neither. I’m not a big pet person.
27. Bird-watching or whale-watching? Um…neither. I’m more of a doer so I wouldn’t really be sitting around watching things.
28. The best gift you’ve ever received? My two kids.
29. The best gift you’ve ever given? *long pause* Well, as you can see, I’m not a very good gift giver.
30. Last gift you gave a friend? Baby shower gifts? Does that count?
31. What’s your favorite board game? Monopoly.
32. What’s your favorite country to visit? France.
33. What’s the last country you visited? Somewhere in Europe.
34. What country do you wish to visit?
35. What’s your favorite color? Navy blue and gold!
36. Least favorite color? Orange. It’s just a weird color.
37. Indoors or outdoors? Outdoors.
38. Sneakers or loafers? Sneakers.
39. Zumba or yoga? Well, I don’t know what Zumba is, so I’ll have to go with yoga.
40. Jogging or swimming? Jogging.
41. Best way to de-stress? Playing sports.
42. If you had one superpower, what would it be? You know that guy in the wheelchair from X-Men? (Me: *thinking “Do you mean…Professor Charles Francis Xavier?*) Well, I would want his powers. Like to read and control other people’s minds, but to make them happy and do good things.
43. What’s the weirdest word in the English language? Twerk. Wait, maybe I should think of a different word. Well, I think twerk is the weirdest.
44. What’s your favorite flower? Rose.
45. What is the most recent movie that you’ve seen? Ninjago with my family.
46. Do you like your handwriting? I love it.
47. Do you bake? Nooooo.
48. What is your least favorite thing about yourself? Being bald.
49. What is your most favorite thing about yourself? Being bald.
50. Who do you miss most? My deceased Uncle John. I was really close to him.
51. What is your favorite type of music right now? Country.
52. Favorite smell? Food. Just the smell of good food.
53. Who was the last person you talked to on the phone? My wife.
54. Who was the last person you sent a text to? My wife.
55. A sport you wish you could play? Golf. (Me: *grimaces internally*)
56. Favorite hair color? Blonde.
57. Favorite eye color? Green.
58. Scary film or happy endings? Happy endings.
59. Favorite season? Probably summer.
60. Three people alive or dead that you would like to have dinner with? George Washington, Pele (a soccer player), and Uncle John.
61. Favorite subject as a student? Math.
62. Rolling Stones or the Beatles? *very long silence* The Rolling Stones.
63. Where were you born? Houston.
64. What is the farthest you have been from home? Europe.
65. Sweet or savory? Savory.
66.Cheese fries or nachos? Oh. Both are good, but I’ll have to go with nachos.
67. What book have you read again and again? The Bible.
68. Favorite bedtime story? My mom didn’t really read us bedtime stories so I don’t have one.
69. What would be the title of your autobiography? NAZDADDY.
70. Favorite sound? Music. Especially Christian music.
71. Favorite animal? Well, I’m not a big animal person, but I enjoy watching…the…uh…giraffes.
72. How long have you known your best friend? Since we were 5, so about 32 years.
73. Last photograph you took? It wasn’t a picture, it was a video of my son playing golf.

That’s all the questions I have for you? Thank you so much for taking the time to do this.

For sure!

Thank you. Bye! I’m definitely voting NAZDADDY2020.

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