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Freak the hell out, because something or someone is handing out magical transformations, rewriting my past so I was born with different chromosomes, or whatever the exact Clarke-level mechanism is involved, and there's no telling what might happen next - literally anything, as the normal rules as I understand them no longer apply. Further, I have no reason to assume that this force or entity bears me any goodwill, as it has already demonstrated it doesn't really care about stuff like "prior knowledge and consent". I may next find myself an unperson, a Faerie slave for a hundred years, a mouse, a fish, or simply dead, for no/any reason.


(what, too serious an answer for a silly quiz? yeah, I do that sometimes.)

(I swear, I saw this after I had the previous thought/post.)
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"If you could travel back in time, what would you tell your 10-year-old self?"

Too much to list here. (I've thought about this rather a lot.)
I'd also want to mail off a couple of packages to NASA and the FBI, with news clippings if possible.
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"What movie have you seen the most times in your life? How many times have you seen it? Will you ever grow tired of it?"

Star Wars (aka "Episode IV: A New Hope"). Over twenty, original and extra cheesy Special Edition. Probably not.
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"Do you like your birth name? If you had the opportunity to change it, would you? What new name would you choose?"

I do like Kelly - it's a fine Irish name, and honors a grandfather who, unfortunately, I never had a chance to meet. But I've long considered adopting, in addition, a pen name which eliminates the gender ambiguity as well as using the more familiar form of my last name: Kyle Sinclair.
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"If you had the opportunity to know everything about the person you love, would you take it? Or would you avoid the possibility of getting hurt?"

No. People keep some secrets for good reasons.
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"If you had to choose a theme song for your middle or high school years, what would it be, and why?"

The soundtrack for my high school years was provided by John Hughes (RIP).
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"You're going on your dream vacation and you can only take one gadget with you. Camera, music player, cell phone, laptop or something else – what do you bring and why? Which other ones would you miss most?"

Camera. I'd miss my computer (which isn't a laptop) terribly, but if this really is a dream vacation, probably a once-in-a-lifetime thing, I want to document it visually.
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"Have you ever witnessed someone being bullied and just walked away? Have you ever gone out of your way to help someone who was being bullied? How do you think it impacted you and the person being bullied?"

Many years ago, in an online game, I stood up to someone I saw as a bully. He and his little gang were pushing others around and taking the game culture in directions I didn't like.

The impact? The bully and his cronies weren't bothered in the least (until the developers of the game finally stepped in, months later, and dropped the banhammer). The persons I thought I was defending found it inconvenient to be associated with me, and disavowed me; later, when they were no longer in a vulnerable position, their spokesman felt free to say many of the same things he'd reprimanded me for. I was so upset I ended up quitting the game for most of a year. And I found out that there were a lot more people than I thought who agreed with the bully's "anything to win" playstyle - many of the things he did are now common practice.

Still, if it wasn't him it would have been someone else. It was inevitable, with the demographics of the game changing as they did. The error was mine, for standing in front of the bulldozer.
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"Fanfiction: Do you love it or hate it, or are you totally indifferent? Why?"

Love it, when it's not just porn; the net offers me plenty of that already. But when it's well-written, in-character, and has a plot? Oh yeah.
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"Do you often feel that random people ask you a lot of questions? Has anyone ever tried to ask you a lot of questions all at once? When people ask you a lot of questions all at once, do you ignore some of the questions? In those cases where someone asks you a load of questions, do you consider all the questions as one question, or maybe think of them as individual questions? After a lot of questions, if someone asks you to explain your answer, does that count as another question? Explain your answer."

No (usually I'm the one asking). Yes. Sometimes. As individual questions, usually. No; it's requesting elaboration, expansion and/or clarification on a question already asked.
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"What is the one simple indulgence you could never live without? Would you consider giving it up permanently for any amount of money?"

The internet, and no.
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"What do you want to do before you die?"

Visit Ireland and/or orbit.
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"Are there any classic holiday movies or TV shows that you look forward to watching year after year? What are your all-time favorites? Are there any you simply can't stand?"

In addition to the Chuck Jones classic referenced by the title of this WB entry, I'll always have a warm soft spot for the Rankin-Bass specials (both stop-motion and cel animation).
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"What's the hardest part about looking for a new job?"

Despair and hopelessness. Also the waiting, after the interview, when it's out of your hands.
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"How do you think technology will impact your future?"

In ways that I cannot imagine.
However, people will remain fundamentally people, for good or for ill, just as we have been since the invention of the flint knife, fire and the wheel.
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"If you could only eat one kind of cuisine—Mexican, Thai, French, Italian, Indian, Chinese, etc.—for the rest of your life, which one would you choose?"

Italian. Definitely. (But Mexican's a close second.)
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"If you were in perfect shape (not to say that you aren't), what would be your extreme sport of choice?"

None. I'm not really an "extreme" sort of person, honest.

As a boy, I dreamed of adventure (who doesn't?) but as Bilbo noted, they make one late for dinner.