Friday 5 for December 8: It’s Electric

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  1. What’s the dumbest thing you’ve ever done with electricity?
  2. How did you last pass the time when your residence was without power for at least a few hours?
  3. Around how many AA and AAA batteries do you have on standby?
  4. How do you feel about lightning?
  5. When did you last dance the Electric Slide, and if you’ve never done it, what’s the closest you’ve come to dancing the Electric Slide?

Friday 5 for December 1: Lady Bird

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Five questions inspired by the new Greta Gerwig film Lady Bird, which I recommend.

  1. What was moving out of your parents’ home like?
  2. What makes popular kids in high school popular, and how were you like or unlike them?
  3. When you were in high school, where in the neighborhood did schoolmates hang out?
  4. What was learning to drive like?
  5. What were your most difficult and least difficult subjects in high school?

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Friday 5 for November 24: Thanks a LOT

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  1. What would you sarcastically like to thank your local government for?
  2. What would you sarcastically like to thank your body for?
  3. What would you sarcastically like to thank your neighbors for?
  4. What would you sarcastically like to thank the internet for?
  5. What would you sarcastically like to thank November for?

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Friday 5 for November 17: Makin’ It

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  1. What skill seems like it would be really fun to learn?
  2. Which of the winter Olympic sports would you love to compete in?
  3. What fun craft did you make when you were a kid, in school or at camp or somewhere else?
  4. If everyone in the world is the best in the world at some very specific thing, what are you most likely the best at?
  5. What’s something you own that was handmade by someone you know?

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Friday 5 for November 10: Space

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  1. Of all the spaces in your residence, which is most powerfully your space?
  2. What’s the most spacious space in your everyday life?
  3. What’s a good song about space?
  4. What’s under your bed?
  5. What are your thoughts on typing one or two spaces after sentences?

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Friday 5 for November 3: Functions

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  1. What are you holding your breath in anticipation of?
  2. What most recently gave you goosebumps?
  3. What’s giving you that pain in the neck?
  4. What’s making your heart ache?
  5. What are you yawning at?

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Friday 5 for October 27: October 6 through 10

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Yeah. Another set of questions about my least favorite month!

  1. The first week of October is National Customer Service Week in the United States and Kenya. Where have you received especially good customer service?
  2. The second Saturday in October was National Tree-Planting Day in Mongolia. When did you last do anything resembling tree-planting?
  3. October 4 was World Animal Day (the feast day of Francis of Assisi, the Patron Saint of Animals). What’s an obscure animal you know a thing or two about?
  4. October 6 was National Poetry Day in Ireland and the United Kingdom. What’s a line of poetry that springs to mind now that you’re thinking about poetry?
  5. What’s in your pocket?

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Friday 5 for October 20: More (and more) Questions About Buildings and Food

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  1. What’s the best layered food?
  2. What’s the best rolled food?
  3. What’s the most recent cuisine you’ve tried for the first time from an ethnicity not your own?
  4. What’s a food that scares you?
  5. What’s something you eat solely because it’s good for you?

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Friday 5 for October 13: Dear Old Golden Rule Days

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  1. when did you last raise your hand to be called upon, to get someone’s attention, or in response to a “how many of you…” question? or heck, for any reason at all?
  2. when did you last have to do anything akin to homework?
  3. when did you and your friends last go outside to play?
  4. how’s your penmanship nowadays?
  5. among stuff you periodically eat, what reminds you most of your lunches in the school cafeteria?

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Friday 5 for October 6: Nonstrosity

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October is my least favorite month. Give me some reasons to like it a bit more!

  1. What’s a good movie for October that has nothing to do with monsters or Halloween?
  2. What’s a good couple of songs for October that have nothing to do with monsters or Halloween?
  3. What are some reasons to love October?
  4. Radio stations sometimes call this month Rocktober, doing special playlists or giveaways in celebration of rock music. What would be a better rhyming name for this month, and how might it be celebrated?
  5. What would be a good holiday to establish in October for those U.S. states not commemorating Columbus Day?

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