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    Updated on Aug 25, 2020. Posted on May 22, 2014

    Tell Us About Yourself(ie): David Koechner

    The actor responsible for bringing the phrase "Whammy!" into your vocabulary takes our Q&A.

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    What's your wallpaper on your phone and/or computer?

    On my phone: My daughter Margot made the background a picture of herself from when she was six.

    When you walk into a bar, what do you typically order?

    The best IPA they have on tap.

    What's the one word you are guilty of using too often?

    “You know?”... I guess that’s technically a phrase.

    What is the last thing you searched for on Google?

    “Conversations with Matt Dwyer” He is a buddy of mine and he just posted a new podcast.

    Who is the last person that called or texted you?

    My wife, Leigh.

    What was the last awkward situation you were in and how did you handle it?

    A network executive called and told me that my pilot was not moving forward, so I sang the line “Do you want to build a snowman?” from the movie Frozen. My girls sing it at home all the time. He did not know how to answer.

    When is the last time you went to a theater?

    Movie? Last week. Stage? My kids’ talent show last month. Broadway? Last year.

    What TV show should everyone be watching?

    I just started Breaking Bad, so I’m a little behind.

    And what is your TV guilty pleasure?

    Shark Tank

    What's the first CD you bought?

    Tim by The Replacements

    What is the one food you cannot resist?


    When was the last time you fell off a bike?

    First grade

    What music are you currently listening to?


    What movie makes you laugh the most?

    Monty Python and the Holy Grail

    What drives you absolutely crazy?


    Pick one: Kittens or puppies?


    New York or Los Angeles?

    Los Angeles

    Comedy or drama?


    Bacon or Nutella?


    '80s or '90s?


    Hannah Montana or Lizzie McGuire?

    Hannah. I did three episodes.

    And finally: tell us a secret.

    Rob Corddry and I are the same person.

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