George Bower

George Bower



Wife “Sweet Mama” is a kindergarten teacher in Spirit Lake.
Children Abby, Rick and Max.

Paying for Rick’s college.

Favorite Artists: 
Boston, Foreignor, Journey, and STYX.  One can’t go wrong with Dean Martin, Nat King Cole, or Patsy Cline either.

Favorite Movies: 
Classic: Casablanca.
Modern: You’ve Got Mail
Quirky: Waiting for Guffman

Favorite TV Shows: 
1. Seinfeld
2. The Simpsons
3. Andy Griffith Show
4. Ed – (What! You’ve never heard of it?!)
5.The Dick Van Dyke Show

Favorite Food: 
An Iowa-fed ribeye with lots of garlic.

Most Embarrassing Moment: 
This changes frequently.  Sometimes on a daily basis.

Person I’d love to Meet: 
David Letterman

Worst Pet Peeve: 
Come on, sneeze into your sleeve, not your hand!!  Seriously, is it
that hard people?

Reading about history, reading “The Magic Treehouse” books to Max, and playing games and watching movies as a family.

One Thing People Wouldn’t Know About Me: 
I’m a germaphobe, but my car is a mess.

DJ Luther

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