• 1. Jesse’s Bday is November 4, 1979 - he’s a Scorpio

    Jesse's Bday is November 4, 1979 - he's a Scorpio

  • 2. After graduating from high school, Jesse and some friends traveled all over the US, before coming to New York in December

    After graduating from high school, Jesse and some friends traveled all over the US, before coming to New York in December

  • 3. He’s the drummer in the East Village band called Easy Action - one of his bandmates calls himself Snot Rag

    He's the drummer in the East Village band called Easy Action - one of his bandmates calls himself Snot Rag

  • 4. Jesse loves to draw and paint

    Jesse loves to draw and paint

  • 5. After winning the $25,000 from MTV, Jesse wanted to walk into a bank and cash the oversized check

    After winning the $25,000 from MTV, Jesse wanted to walk into a bank and cash the oversized check

  • 6. He’s sooo tall and skinny (about 6’4 and 90 lbs, or so they say) that the MTV wardrobe people have trouble finding him cool clothes to wear

    He's sooo tall and skinny (about 6'4 and 90 lbs, or so they say) that the MTV wardrobe people have trouble finding him cool clothes to wear

  • 7. Tori Amos is Jesse’s favorite singer

    Tori Amos is Jesse's favorite singer

  • 8. Jesse can’t hang out in the East Village like he used to - people surround him, and some even want to touch him for good luck

    Jesse can't hang out in the East Village like he used to - people surround him, and some even want to touch him for good luck

  • 9. During his first times on the air, Jesse missed his cue because he wasn’t listening to his earpiece

    During his first times on the air, Jesse missed his cue because he wasn't listening to his earpiece