Ben De Ruiter, Sophomore, Ripon Christian
IF I COULD BE DESCRIBED IN ONE WORD, IT WOULD BE: Random
ERA I WISHED I LIVED IN: The one I live in now
MOST EMBARRASSING MOMENT: When I was 6, my family convinced me that I had an older brother and he left because he didn't like me. They had me going for about a year so it was a long moment.
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FAVORITE MOVIE: "Live Free or Die Hard"
SONG STUCK IN MY HEAD: "Gravity," by Switchfoot
BIGGEST PET PEEVE: People who have no common sense
FAVORITE ARTICLE OF CLOTHING: I guess I like shirts
SATURDAY NIGHT PLACE TO BE: Um well, I'm at my house every Saturday night, so that's the place for me.
MUST-SEE TV SHOW: "24"
FAVORITE BOOK: "The Gift of Valor," by Michael M. Phillips
ODD ABILITY: I can pop my wrist 130 times a minute
DREAM JOB: Professional soccer player
SUPERPOWER OF CHOICE: Ability to fly
— MICHELLE VECCHIO, TEENS IN THE NEWSROOM