North Country Snapshot #31 Matt Davis

Name: Matt Davis
Occupation: Applications Engineer
Residence: St. Johnsbury, VT
Age: 36

1) Given the choice of anyone in the world, living or dead, real or fictional, with whom would you want to have dinner? 

“My wife obviously. If she wasn't able to go then Aloysius X.L. Pendergast.”

2) What’s one of your favorite movies? 

“Kill Bill, Volume 1.”

3) Cat or dog? 

“Neither... unless it belongs to someone else.. then dog.”

4) If you could vacation anywhere in the world, where would you go? 

“It's winter in Vermont... Anywhere tropical would be just fine.”

5) What’s the last thing you remember hearing on the radio? 

“I mostly listen to NPR.. As far as songs go the last ones I recall are House of the Rising Sun by the Animals and If it be Your Will by Antony and the Johnsons.”

6) What’s your favorite thing about the North Country? 

“The fall, the woods, and the solitude.”

7) Smartphone, flip phone, or rotary phone? 

“Smartphone”

8) What’s your least favorite thing about the North Country? 

“Local Politics.”

9) What's the biggest problem facing the world right now? 

“Inequality - in all forms.”

10) How do you like your steak cooked? 

“Medium well or so.”

11) What’s something most people don’t know about you? 

“I sometimes watch Peg + Cat on PBS kids... not because my three year old wants to see it but because I secretly love it... “