Hawk Nelson Quotes
For me, I think ever since I was a kid, I was more into like Michael W. Smith and he was all I listened to when I was six years old.
For me growing up, there was always an interest in music and writing and things like that.
It was hard, because it was 19 and up, the drinking age in Canada. And it was a 19 and up crowd and our stuff is generally geared towards high school age kids.
Well when I was about 14 years old, there was this video game I played called "Too Extreme" on the Sony Playstation. It was like an extreme sports game - like skateboarding, snowboarding, bike riding and like all those kinds of things. And before you could play you had to create a character name. And that was the name I made random off the top of my head. I'm like 'Hawk Nelson.' I ripped the first name off of Tony Hawk. 'Nelson' I got from a boot, a repair place in our hometown, Nelson Boot Repair. That's where it came from. Little piece of my childhood, don't you know.
To become an American citizen, you have to go through this long process and basically have to prove you can be an asset to the country, not a drain. Which makes sense, with 9/11 and all.
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