TATE'S Comics, Inc.

April 2011

April 2011

Danielle and Mike Estefan

What will you spend your $25 on? We both agreed on books/illustrated novels!

How long have you been visiting TATE’S? December 2007

How old are you? Danielle: 26 / Mike: 29

How do you make a living? Danielle: I’m an Executive Assistant by day… and an artist by night! / Mike: Freelance graphic designer

Do you have any pets? We have a Jack Russell Terrier named Buddy, an evil cockatiel named Dookie-Two and our luchador chihuahua Jimmy Chew.

“You Turn Me On” original painting by Danielle Estefan for TATE’S Robot Painting Project!

Do you have any tattoos? Nope…we don’t.

What was you favorite toy as a child? — Now? Danielle: When I was really young, my favorite toy was my stuffed Grover (from Sesame Street)…and then of course my Nintendo. And now? FRANK and his scrappy demigodling companions PUSHPAW & PUPSHAW! (and my XBOX!) / Mike: A mix of Legos, plastic Cowboys & Indians and Hot Wheels. Now: Bender, an out of this world authentic Futurama figure!

What is your most bizarre childhood memory? Danielle: Having an alligator as my imaginary friend. / Mike: Watching a pig get slaughtered.

What is the one thing that irritates you the most? Danielle: Malicious gossip. / Mike: Alarm clocks.

What is your favorite smell? Danielle: Fresh laundry / Mike: Vinyl stickers

What do you collect? We collect toys, artwork, prints, records, music, graffiti/street stickers, mid century furniture and misc. vintage stuff.

What are some of your hobbies? Danielle: Painting, playing video games, chilling out to music, organizing/cleaning (believe it or not), spending hours on the internet / Mike: Making music, listening to music, and playing video games.

What is your Favorite Comic/Manga? Danielle: Ah..hard to choose. But definitely anything from Daniel Clowes and Charles Burns / Mike: Black Hole by Charles Burn

What is your Favorite Anime/Cartoon? Danielle & Mike: Anime: FLCL / Cartoons (currently): Futurama, Bob’s Burgers and Vintage Cartoons…

What is your Most Favorite Movie? Danielle: Anchorman / Mike: The Big Lebowski

What is your Favorite Bumper Sticker? Danielle: I Love Malfi. / Mike: Horn Broken. Watch For Finger.

What is your Favorite T-Shirt? Danielle: My Tekkonkinkreet Shirt. / Mike: My Bear & Bird Shirt!

What is your Dream Car? Danielle & Mike: Mini Cooper Roadster Concept Car!

What superpowers do you wish you possessed? Danielle: Telekinesis. / Mike: The Force!

If you could banish anyone into the sun, who would it be? Danielle: I don’t wish that upon anyone ::cough:: Paula Deen ::cough:: / Mike: Two way tie…Bono from U2 & Bill O’Reilly.

Which character on The Simpsons do you identify most with? Danielle: Not a big fan of the Simpsons…more of a Futurama kinda gal. But I guess I’ll say identify with Marge the most…because my husband is a living Homer. / Mike: Well, I guess I HAVE to say Homer.

Most treasured possession? Danielle & Mike: Our dog buddy…he’s our son!

Do you have a homepage?  Danielle: www.kneetoface.com
Mike: http://mefx-one.blogspot.com/

What are your favorite websites? Danielle: too many to list. But you can see some on my GoogleReader: http://tinyurl.com/c3xwcm
Mike: www.reddit.com