November 6, 2006

Would You Rather? Monsters

I considered doing something related to the election, but here’s something creepy instead.

Would you rather:

  • Be a werewolf
    • For a week around the full moon, you hunt by night
    • Silver is your bane
    • You regenerate really well, but have raw meat breath a lot of the time.
  • Be a vampire
    • Must avoid the Sun, garlic, the cross, holy water and mirrors, wooden stakes
    • Youthful, if pale, appearance
    • Irresistible thirst for blood
Posted by James at November 6, 2006 11:30 AM
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Vampire, because vampires are cool, and werewolves lose their minds when they change. Plus as a humanist vampire, I could really do something about the rat population. ;-)

Posted by: Chuck S. at November 6, 2006 11:15 AM

Oh, disgusting.

But I guess they probably don't think it's disgusting. (Hypothetically.) My mom and I were talking about animal habits like regurgitating food and licking up fecal matter, and I reflected that if they don't think it's disgusting, then that's a real benefit there. I wouldn't want to do it because I think it's disgusting, but if it weren't, then I wouldn't be grossed out as much!

So, if I didn't think drinking human blood or hunting by night and eating raw meat were disgusting, then it really comes down to the logistical aspect. I don't think I'd like being trapped in during the day.

So I'll take werewolf, and we'll just have to have a special cage for me when the moon is full.

Posted by: Maggie at November 6, 2006 11:47 AM

ooo that's a tough one. I think I'd choose vampire.

Posted by: Hooligan at November 6, 2006 12:13 PM

There are plenty of days when I avoid the Sun, garlic, the cross, holy water and mirrors, etc.

So, vampire.

Posted by: Mike at November 6, 2006 1:26 PM

I'm going to say werewolf. Why? Because when I think "Bloodsucker" I think of Republicans. Zing!

Posted by: Derek at November 6, 2006 2:11 PM

Vampire, because I don't think I could deal with the double-life of being a werewolf.

Posted by: Julie at November 6, 2006 3:05 PM

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