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20 Questions with Stephen Lambdin

May 01, 2015, 11:28 a.m. (ET)

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In our latest installment of 20 Questions we get to know a little bit more about Senior National Team heavyweight Stephen Lambdin.

1. It's Sunday morning, what are you having for breakfast? 
Stephen:
 A danish and coffee. 

2. If you didn't compete in taekwondo, what else would you be doing? 
Stephen:
I'd start a business. I could go for that.

3. Who's your hero? 
Stephen:
My mom is my hero. While battling stage 3 cancer she has taught me that no challenge is too great for God to overcome. She's the toughest person I know.

4. Last book you couldn't put down?
Stephen:
"The Edge" by Tony Robbins.

5. Who was your childhood celebrity crush?
Stephen:
The lifeguard (Wendy Peffercorn) from the movie "The Sandlot".

6. What's playing on your IPod right now?
Stephen:
 Anything by Hella Zealous. 

7. If you could see one concert, what would it be?
Stephen:
The Beatles.

8. What's the best thing about your hometown?
Stephen:
The fact that, even with traffic, you can pretty much get anywhere in 20 minutes.

9. What's your weirdest habit?
Stephen:
I can only eat peas in even numbers.

10. What's your biggest pet peeve?
Stephen:
People texting during a movie. That and animals dressed as people.

11. What's your fast food guilty pleasure?
Stephen:
In-N-Out Burger.

12. What was your most embarrassing moment?
Stephen:
I showed up to a party wearing the same dress as Tim Thackrey. It was the worst!

13. Which person, alive or dead, would you like to have dinner with?
Stephen:
Tyler Durden.

14. What's your favorite vacation destination?
Stephen:
Anywhere that has a beach, and no cellphone reception.

15. What is your favorite TV show?
Stephen:
"Mad Men".

16. What's your dream car?
Stephen:
Aston Martin DB9.

17. If you could have one super power, what would it be?
Stephen:
I'd love to be able to fly.

18. What's the one thing you haven't done that you'd love to do?
Stephen:
I'd love to see the northern lights.

19. If someone was buying you dinner, you're having...
Stephen:
The filet, medium rare, and a sweet potato.

20. What are your words to live by?
Stephen:
"If you're good at something, never do it for free."

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