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If you could have your pick of any career, what would you choose to be?

Here are just a few choices, and you may have others. 1. Pope 2. Chief of State (pick your country) 3. Chief of Staff of your preferred military service (CNO for the Navy types, Commandant for Marines.) 4. Famous Author 5. Movie Star 6. Rock Star 7. Network Television Anchor 8. Master Chef 9. Talk Radio Host 10. Railroad engineer 11. Airline pilot 12. Captain of a Cruise Ship 13. Medical Doctor 14. University Professor 15. Attorney 16. Anthropologist 17. Astronaut 18. Soldier (any rank) 19. Sailor (any rank) 20. Marine (any rank) 21. Airman (any rank) 22. Other Military (any rank) 23. Foreign Service 24. Social Worker 25. Construction Worker 26. Forest or Park Ranger 27. Policeman 28. Fireman 29. Newspaper editor, reporter or columnist (specify) 30. Lifetime Student Note that I have not listed any illegal occupations or careers. If you don't want to be the Pope but would like to be a clergy person that choice is open. So is just about every other. I have also not revealed MY choice. I'll save that for when I close this question. (It is on the list.) I really like Renaissance Man's answer. There are many others I like as well. To early to choose the best, but will try to do that tomorrow. Bijou, I admire your idealism. If I could grant your wish I would. I see some really cool ideas here and I like every answer so far.

Asked By: Warren D - 1/12/2008
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
AHHHHH, COOL QUESTION... More
Answered By: Renaissance Man - 1/12/2008
Additional Answers (24)
I'd be tracking drug cartels in South and Central America.
Answered By: roney - 1/12/2008
 
A concert pianist.
Answered By: bubble wrapping - 1/12/2008
 
Exactly what i am studying to be, a middle school math teacher
Answered By: Emily - 1/12/2008
 
Movie Star! Of Course, even though, one day you can be famous, and the next nothing, still. The thrill of it. If it lasts a week, or a lifetime, I would still most def. be a Movie Star!
Answered By: Richy - 1/12/2008
 
A bounty hunter , or an Assassin that works for the gov't jk...... Probally a computer programmer
Answered By: Danny C - 1/12/2008
 
I would like to add one more thing... More
Answered By: richard b - 1/12/2008
 
I'd be a magician, storm chaser or firefighter.
Answered By: Anonymous - 1/12/2008
 
i want to be an orthodontist! even though people think they are evil :p good question.
Answered By: xo. caitlinnn - 1/12/2008
 
movie star
Answered By: Justin - 1/12/2008
 
I would enjoy running a comic book store or being a successful freelance writer.
Answered By: The Public Enemy - 1/12/2008
 
Special Forces (DELTA or SEAL), CIA case officer or CIA Spec Op.
Answered By: No it all! - 1/12/2008
 
Senior editor of a major publication. The Los Angeles Times, Vogue, etc.
Answered By: Frostypeanut - 1/12/2008
 
Pro Basketball Player :)
Answered By: Jess - 1/12/2008
 
movie star
Answered By: angie - 1/12/2008
 
i want to be a photojournalist when i grow up
Answered By: criatura - 1/12/2008
 
Anything? Easy... More
Answered By: bijou - 1/12/2008
 
Rock Star!! Realistically Park Ranger. Love the outdoors!!
Answered By: bsf56 - 1/13/2008
 
24.) I wasn't a Social Worker but many Clients would call me that. I was a counselor for women who were victims of domestic violence, and also a r**e counselor, later I was a counselor for Hurting women in a Christian Women's Center. I loved the job choice that I had. My real job was my dream job!
Answered By: Pamela V - 1/13/2008
 
You didn't list my Dream job Warren! I would have loved to have been a stand-up comic! People tell me I am very funny just like the avatar I have chosen 'Betty White' People have always told me that I look like her. I can mimic peoples voices and I love to cut up and tell silly stories. I can preach with the best of... More
Answered By: Mable - 1/13/2008
 
Personally I like the job I have. Nurse but if I had to choose from these I would pick author as I dabble in writing.
Answered By: debraprs - 1/13/2008
 
Farmer/rancher
Answered By: EvilWoman0913 - 1/13/2008
 
Famous Author, Because my books will live after me forever... and people will always remember me.
Answered By: BizMan - 1/13/2008
 
Warren... More
Answered By: Tin Can Sailor - 1/13/2008
 
This is a VERY tough one--I have leanings toward half the above listed careers... More
Answered By: bcschmerker - 1/13/2008
 
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