One of the new goals of the Pelham LOFT website is a push to connect with the people of our town and get to know them better to make the community more integrated as a whole. Along with the Humans of Pelham site page the new PACT interview series aims to get to know the people of this town. Today our guest was Ray Velez, a 16 year old who attends PMHS and enjoys football.  Here is the unedited transcript of our interview with Ray:

 

Hello Ray, how are you doing

  • I am good, been enjoying my summer

 

What year are you in in high school?

 

  • Junior year

 

What’s your favorite subject?

 

  • History

 

What are your interests?

 

  • I like playing football, I like hanging out with my friends

 

3 things for an island

 

  • Chicken alfredo,  phone, matches  

 

Favorite food?

 

  • Chicken alfredo

 

What’s the longest time you’ve gone without shaving?

  • 4 weeks without shaving my face  

 

What is your favorite part about PACT?

 

  • Food and money

 

Who inspires you?

 

  • My grandfather inspires me to be the best person i can be

 

Would you rather fight 50 crab sized dogs or 10 dog sized crabs

 

  • 50 crab sized dogs

What is your favorite animal

 

  • My favorite animal is a wolf

 

What’s your favorite place to be?

 

  • Hawaii

 

Would you rather be extremely hairy or have no hair at all?

 

  • No hair

 

Would you rather have no legs or no arms?

 

  • No legs

 

Would you rather taste like caramel or smell like cotton candy?

 

  • Smell like cotton candy

 

What would you like to do as an occupation?

 

  • Film director, NFL player

 

Jets or giants?

 

  • Jets

 

Who should be the jets starting quarterback?

 

  • Bryce petty

 

Would you rather not eat for a month or eat an elephant in one sitting?

 

  • Not eat

 

Weigh 10 pounds or 1000 pounds?

 

  • 10  

 

Stuck in the desert for a week or stuck in the ocean for a week?

 

  • Stuck in a desert

 

Would you rather eat your left arm or eat your cat?

 

  • Eat my left arm

If you could listen to one song for the rest of your life what would it be?

 

  • Hell and back

 

What is your favorite anime?

 

  • Dragon ball z

 

Would you rather be swallowed by a whale or eat a dog?

 

  • Eat a dog

 

Anything else about yourself?

 

  • I love my life  

 

Would you rather be part of the justice league or the avengers?

 

  • Avengers

 

What’s your favorite superhero?

 

  • Spiderman

 

Would you rather have your mother hear everything you say or have your mother eat your foot each year?

 

  • Eat my foot

 

Would you rather be invisible or be able to fly?

 

  • I would be invisible

 

Would you rather have no teeth and 3 noses or 3 sets of teeth and no nose?

 

  • No teeth and 3 noses