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    "Cao Boi" - Cook Islands



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    Prelate, Loyal Order of Moose

    Born in Vietnam, Anh-Tuan "Cao Boi" (pronounced Cowboy) Bui was a Vietnam War refugee when he was 11 years old. He eventually moved to the U.S. and attended Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. He previously worked as a photographer, used car salesman, fisherman and farm hand. He currently works as a nail salon manager.

    Bui's hobbies include bicycling, hiking, sky diving, photography and meditation. He hiked the Appalachian Trail in 2003 and has biked cross-country. He also enjoys playing classical music on his Martin Backpacker guitar.

    Bui is the world-record holder in Marathon Softball where he played for 100 hours while serving in the 82nd Airborne Division of the U.S. Army. He is a member of the Loyal Moose Lodge #1470 in Christiansburg, Virginia, 82nd Airborne Division Association, Boy Scouts of America and Cub Scouts of Vietnam.

    Bui is married to Kristol Bond and has two children, Jesse Dakota and Nicholas Roundtree. He has one dog, Charlie Woof, which he brought back from Vietnam when he visited in 2003. He also has two cats, Minki and Pinki. He currently resides in Christiansburg, Virginia. His birth date is April 10, 1964.

    Favorites:

    Colors: Red & black, blue, pink, purple

    Scents: Vietnamese fish sauce, smoky fire, kerosene lamp

    Flowers: Dandelion, daisies, gardenia, Michelia alba

    Board Games: Monopoly, Risk

    Video Games: Atari Classics, Nintendo Classics, Duck Hunt

    Sports to Play: Biking, hiking, bowling

    Sports Teams: Pittsburg Steelers

    Outdoor Activities: Hiking the Appalachian Trail, meditation, camping, cooking

    TV Shows: Columbo

    Movies: Forrest Gump, Lethal Weapon 1-4, Die Hard, Rocky, comedies

    Actors: Jack Nicholson

    Actresses: No favorite

    Music: Beethoven, Chopin, Mozart, Metallica, John Prine, Johnny Cash, John Lennon

    Magazines: Popular Mechanics, Football, Outdoors

    Books/Authors: The Book of Secrets by Osho, Way of the Peaceful Warrior by Dan Millman, Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance by Robert Pirsig

    Cereals: Cheerios

    Fruits: No favorite

    Snack Foods: Organic dried fruits

    Cookies: No favorite

    Candy Bars: No favorite

    Alcoholic Drinks: Wine, Johnny Walker scotch

    Non-Alcoholic: Water, homemade juice, coffee, tea
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    Heck yeah. This guy had better win.

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    This guy was my favorite when I looked at the CBS site, and now that I read his bio I am even more sure of my pick. Go, Cao Boi, go!
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    Sharing my name...i have a bias towards this guy lol.
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    Let's hope he's a hell of a lot better than that damned Cowboy from Big Brother...

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    Oh, yeah. He's my favorite.
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    One hell of a character, to be sure. Just for the entertainment value, I want him to go pretty far.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ahp12212 View Post
    Sharing my name...i have a bias towards this guy lol.
    Your name is Cao Boi, too???
    Never let the things you want make you forget about the things you have.

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    They should include as part of the bio the answere to - Why did you want to be on Survivor, and Why do you think you can win?

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    Your name is Cao Boi, too???

    Lol nawww broadway.. It's not cao boi. Before the name change it was

    "Anh - Tuan"

    My name is Anh lol. So im kinda ecstatic hehe.
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