Hype Morning Co-Host
Hype Morning Co-Host
Name: Michael Thom
Nickname: Thommer (I grew up with really creative people!). At church they call me Cliff
Nickname you wished you had: Chico
Education: 1 semester of Business Admin @ ACC in Brandon (I forgot to go back after Christmas break!); Diploma in Radio & Television Broadcasting; BA from Providence College; working on my MDiv.
Interests/Hobbies: Fishing! Golf, baseball, all things CFL, and reading.
Bands? Dogwood, MXPX, and a bunch of old 90s punk. Right now Children 18:3 is winning quite a bit of play time on my walkman.
Genre(s) of Music? Punk
Book? The Irresistible Revolution – Shane Claiborne; Animal Farm – Orwell! My all-time fav.
TV Show(s)? The Office, River Monsters!, Deadliest Catch,
Quote? " Humour is often a sign of intellectual freedom, of detachment from fixed categories, and of the ability to view human affairs from multiple perspectives and so perceive the incongruities of life.” Michael J. McClymond
Food? Rockstar. I’m not really a big food guy. I eat out of necessity only, though I won’t say “no” to an octopus taco!
Video Game? Right now, NHL 11. Also, every once in a while (I admit) Roller Coaster Tycoon
Sports team? Bombers/Habs/Jets (Bring them home!)
Concert you've attended? I’ve been to too many shows over the years to pick one.
Thing to do on a Friday night? Hang out with the teens @ church
Brand of Shampoo? Shampoo causes baldness.
Piercings? I used to have 6 – moved down to 2 now. I’m getting too old to look cooler than I actually am :p
Pairs of shoes? 2. 1 pair for preachin, 1 pair for everything else.
Concerts have you attended? 427. Or something like that
Video game consoles do you own? PS3
Countries have you visited? Does Canada count? I’m counting Canada! 6 - Canada, USA, Mexico, El Salvador, Dominican Republic, Haiti.
Do you own...
A Super-hero lunchbox? No L
An Original NES? Kind of. It’s in my parent’s garage and doesn’t work.
A time machine? I do! Good news about 2012 ;)
80s Paraphanalia? My birth certificate.
This or that...
Cat or dog? Dog, but my wife and I have a cat. Had to leave my dog with my parents when I moved to the city and they’ve become quite attached now.
City or country? Country country country country.
Boxers or briefs? I’m not a fan of underwear. Will there ever be a pair of comfortable gitch?
Summer or winter? summer
Morning or Night? Definitely night. I despise early mornings ... but Kyle makes them worth it *ahem*
80s or 90s? 90s definitely had it going on. Well, not the early 90s and all the neon coloured clothing, but mid to late 90s with all the flannel and skateboards definitely beats out 80s hands down.