Andrew Sullivan: The FishbowlDC Interview

Say hello to The Atlantic’s Andrew Sullivan.

How many suits do you own? one

What word do you routinely misspell? mysogeny

Did you see Brokeback Mountain? on DVD

Did you see The Da Vinci Code? no

What’s the name of your cell phone ring? when it’s on (rarely), it vibrates.

What time did you get up this morning? 8 am.

When did you last cry and why? yesterday, walking to dinner with my fiance, remembering Bob Hattoy, who died the same day.

Which of the seven deadly sins are you? pride

Beach, city or country? beach and city

Would you say you’re cute? Pretty? Hot? Beautiful? hot.

Read the rest when you click below…(and see previous FishbowlDC interviews: Julie Mason, David Shuster, Joe Curl, Alex Pareene, Peter Beinart, Jonah Goldberg, Megyn Kendall, Ana Marie Cox, Jim Brady, Howard Mortman, Amy Argetsinger, Jose Antonio Vargas, Chuck Todd, Tom Gottlieb, Kelly Ann Collins, David von Drehle, David Lat, Mark Leibovich, Zain Verjee, David Plotz, Paul Kane, Karen Travers, Mark Halperin, Hugo Gurdon, Greg Kelly,Ken Rudin, John Dickerson, Anne Schroeder, Spencer Ackerman, Bret Baier, Bob Sellers, Greta van Susteren, Danielle Jones, Jonathan Salant, John McCalla, Pam Hess, Ryan Grim, Marc Ambinder, Marty Kady, Jack Shafer, Annie Lou Bayly, Jerry Zremski, Charlie Cook, Dave Hughes, Howard Fineman, Katie Tarbox, Mark Segraves, Chris Cillizza, Tom Sietsema, Bill Triplett, Robin Givhan, David Brody, Norah O’Donnell, Carl Cannon, Jordan Lieberman, David Folkenflik, Molly Henneberg, Ernesto Londono, Brody Mullins, Aaron Blake, Martha Raddatz)

What color is your bathroom? white

How many emails do you receive a day, roughly? 750

What’s your opinion of New York City? love to visit it.

What’s your favorite letter? a

What single person played the biggest role / had the biggest influence on your journalism career? marty peretz played the biggest role; the example of george orwell is my biggest inspiration

Have you ever downloaded a podcast? If so, which one? ricky gervais

Who’s your all-time favorite American Idol candidate? i like lakisha this year

When’s the last time you volunteered? Where? this doesn’t really count because i haven’t done anything yet except give some money and attend a support meeting, but i’m hoping to get more involved in the patricia m sitar center for the arts – an after-school arts program on my block in DC

Who is your favorite active journalist? i hate them all

What did you have for breakfast? grapenuts, raisins, skim milk, coffee, oatmeal cookies

What’s your favorite item of clothing? a woolly hat on a cold day

What one toiletry item could you not live without? toothbrush

If you could have one superpower, which one would it be? to be invisible

Better role model: GIJoe? Barbie? joe, of course