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Happy Birthday- Baroque Style!
Just a couple of announcements before we get to the actual body of the
newsletter. As some of you may have noticed, the JABB pages have
moved to their own domain name! So, you can now access everything
from www.onthisside.net. Please email me if you
experience any errors or broken links.
Also, this is just a reminder that we will be having a chat in honor of John's 41st birthday on January 31st. The chat will start at 7:00 PM on this Saturday, Central time. If you won't be around until later that evening just stop on by and hopefully some of us will still be there. It's web-based and can be found at: http://www.onthisside.net/jabbchatroom.html
If you have any questions about the chat room, please email Jenni.
Forty One Reasons We Like John on His 41st Birthday
1. I like John because of the real a**hole he convinced me he was while he was playing Doc Hockenberry. It just proves he's a great actor.
2. He is
extremely talented. You believe any character he
3. He looks sexy
in jeans and leather.
4. He has a
wicked sense of humor and admits to being less than
5. He has morals
and is not afraid to express them.
6. He admits to
tripping over things.....A LOT.
7. He is proud
of where he came from.
8. He is not
afraid to give bags of peas as presents on live
9. He admits to
not changing his socks as often as he should.
10. He loves
kids (I'd be happy to be the mother of his children).
11. He has no
idea how EXTREMELY ATTRACTIVE HE IS!
12. He's not
getting older, he's getting better with age...just
like a fine wine...
13. I really
loved the sincerity that John was able to show when
Andrew expressed his opinion on death and dying.
14. I am really
glad that John decided to take the part of Andrew.
I can't imagine any other actor playing the character of Andrew because
John played him so well.
15. John isn't
too young for me!
16. In live
interviews John seems real & honest.
seems like someone I could hang out with for days
and not get bored.
blonde like me.
19. John appears
to be the huggable type.
20. John has a
twinkle in his eyes.
21. John can
make you forget you've had a horrible week with just
one touching performance as Andrew.
22. John looks
good in short and long hair.
23. John is a
24. John decided
to take up acting as a career so we got to drool
25. I like
John's performance in "Campus Man." Not only is
it funny... but it makes me feel a whole lot better about my own late
1980s, early 1990s fashion disasters. :-)
26. I like that
as huge as TBAA was for a while, we didn't hear
any "Angel of Death Unleashes Wrath of God at Restaurant,
Cusses out Waitress" types of stories. John seemed honestly
grateful to be involved with TBAA, without a vicious sense of
27. I like that,
even with several action/karate movies on his
resume, John isn't afraid to play real, emotional men. Or angels,
as the case may be. 0:-)
28. Because he's
29. Because he's
30. Because he
looks good in tool belt, jeans, leather jacket,
31. For his
silly interview airport and sandbox stories.
32. His funny
33. And he
blushes when he's embarrassed.
34. And his
little baby teeth.
35. Because he
36. Because he
loves his mummy.
37. He looks
good in cute silver spacesuit-alien outfit.
38. The fact
that he doesn't wear white suits in real life.
39. Because he's
40. He puts up
with bunches of simpering pathetic in-love female
fans, who design and dedicated websites to him, join lists to gossip
about him, write fanfics and poems for him and then gather in chat
rooms for hours to discuss his hair (among other things).
41. I like that
John was such an inspiring actor that
he inspired a bunch of really cool fans to dedicate websites to
him, start lists, write fanfic... aww y'know the rest so we could all
have such fun getting to know each other! :-)
And one to grow on...
Because God loves him! 0:-)
Numbers 1-11 submitted by Karen
Number 12 submitted by Cordis
Numbers 13-24 submitted by Bunny/Karen
Numbers 25-27, 41 submitted by Jenni
28-40 submitted by someone wishing to remain anonymous.