Matthew A. Merendo

Random Facts

I like to sneeze.

My favorite color is purple.

In an effort to use my hands more (for things other than typing), I have taken up crochet. I am not good at it.

I cannot sleep without a blanket.

When I was in elementary school, I wanted to be a zoologist and create a zoo that housed literally every single species on the planet. I created blueprints not only for the zoo — underwater, of course, since we’d need a lot of space — but also for the various Seussian machines we’d use to collect the animals.

Sometimes I think I’m a little bit psychic.

I miss my cat.

I have been playing World of Warcraft continuously, with only one three-month break one summer, since before the game was released to the public (in November of 2004). I have been loyal to Stormrage’s Alliance since that first day.

I believe that one day the world will know just how many licks it takes to get to the center of a Tootsie Pop.

I believe it is more than three.


Top 5(ish) All-Time Favorites of All Time Ever (in no particular order)




Matthew A. Merendo