TATE'S Comics, Inc.

February 2009

February 2009

Kerry and Kevin Tichenor

What will you spend your $25 on? Ker: vinyl, art, pocky / Kev: whatever my wife says.

How long have you been visiting TATE’S? Since the purchase of a Munny for the “Love of Munny” show in February 2007

How old are you? Ker: 34 / Kev: 40

How do you make a living? We own and operate Sweets From Heaven, a retail candy novelty toy store in the Boca Town Center Mall.

If you could do ANYTHING, how would you make a living? Ker: Create 3-D pictures in my massive dome. / Kev: Retail!

Do you have any pets? Bowser Wowser, black and white 6-year old Boston Terrier; Tiki Wiki Woo, red and white 5-year old female Boston; and Hiki the Forever Beta Fish, 1.5 years old

Do you have any tattoos? Kerry only: ode to Siouxsie & the Banshees and the Mayans (as in the people), Celtic Knot, nautical star, Starburst flash, Tiki riding a wave.

What was you favorite toy as a child? — Now? Ker: Pink Elephant riding toy, Zoltan the Wizard (like in the movie Big) / Kev: Traxx, iphone, MINI cooper, TV, internet, can’t decide

What is your most bizarre childhood memory? Ker: My mom and Aunt forgot to get cousin Kellee and I Halloween costumes at 5 and 6 they dressed us up in adult clothes and called us little hookers. IT WAS FUNNY not creepy I swear! They took photos! ughumm. / Kev: Walking out onto the frozen Delaware Bay at 6 years old looking at frozen waves and thinking how is this salt water frozen?

What is the one thing that irritates you the most? Ker: People talking on their cell phones when they come up to the register to pay. / Kev: the word ‘Placard’.

What is your favorite smell? Ker: Lemon Verbena / Kev: Kerry’s cooking

What do you collect? Ker: Vinyl plastic everything, Kinder surprise toys, friends artwork, PEZ, Tikis in all forms, 3D and view master / Kev: Old Money, red seals, blue seals

What are some of your hobbies? Ker: embroidery, carving, scuba diving / Kev: eating, sleeping, phone use and scuba diving

What is your Favorite Comic/Manga? Ker: MAD Magazine and as a kid I read a lot of Archie and Friends.

What is your Favorite Anime/Cartoon? Ker: The Triplets of Belleville, Sponge Bob Square Pants, Space Ghost coast to coast, Simpsons / Kev: Family Guy

What is your Most Favorite Movie? Ker: He He Hello! Party Girl starring Parker Posey! / Kev: Idiocracy

What is your Favorite Bumper Sticker? Ker: I punch dead squirrels / Kev: BOCA

What is your Favorite T-Shirt? Ker: a real (not remake vintage) from the man himself, Mister Roger’s neighborhood w/trolley / Kev: Abbazabba, the candy bar

What is your Dream Car? Ker: Bentley convertible / Kev: Hovercraft

What superpowers do you wish you possessed? Ker: invisibility and teleportation / Kev:teleportation and shape shifting

If you could banish anyone into the sun, who would it be? Ker: the caveman from the Geico commercials / Kev: Chaney

Which character on The Simpsons do you identify most with? Ker: Lisa with a splash of Ralphie / Kev: Monty Burns

Most treasured possession? Ker: My wedding band / Kev: My feet

Do you have a homepage? Bocasweets.com / Tikiwoo.com

26. List your favorite website(s): Ker: ElsewaresBuyolympiaZapposMartha Stewart and Etsy /Kev: Google

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