15 Questions: With David Tillson, president of the Victoria Pride Society

15 Questions: With David Tillson, president of the Victoria Pride Society

1. It’s Sunday morning, what are you having for breakfast? At 2 p.m., a banana, an orange and a Soy mocha.

2. If you didn’t do what you did for a living, what would you be? Performance artist.

3. What’s playing in your music player right now? DJ Taffi Louis or the new Duran Duran.

4. What’s your biggest pet peeve?

All the cabbage family.

5. What’s the best thing about living in Victoria?

The slow pace.

6. What’s your favourite movie(s)?

Querelle by Fassbinder, and director’s cut Bladerunner.

7. Which person, alive or dead, would you have dinner with?

Marc Almond from Soft Cell.

8. What’s your favourite vacation destination?

San Francisco.

9. If you could have one super power, what would it be? Midas Touch, gloves included.

10. What’s the one thing you haven’t done that you’d love to do?

See the Grand Canyon.

11. If you could see one concert, what would it be?

Queen with Freddie Mercury.

12. What is your favourite TV show?

Please Like Me.

13. What’s your dream car? Vintage Mercedes convertible.

14. What is your favourite place to dine? My house.

15. What are your words to live by? Some dance to remember, some dance to forget.



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