George Bower

George Bower

Birthday: 
1967.

Hometown: 
Osage.

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

Goals: 
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?

Hobbies:  
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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