Technique: How long did it take to grow out your dreads?
Mario Butler: Um, let me think. This is my fifth year.
Technique: Have you ever thought about cutting them off?
Mario Butler: I thought about it, but I don’t know. If that time comes, I might.
Technique: Did you play any other sports in high school?
Mario Butler: I ran track and played basketball. I played AAU basketball.
Technique: Who’s the funniest guy in the locker room?
Mario Butler: Anthony Allen.
Technique: Do you have any pregame rituals?
Mario Butler: Nothing besides reading my Bible. Before we leave the hotel, I’ll read my Bible.
Technique: What’s your favorite class this semester if you have one?
Mario Butler: My econ class, ECON 4813, it’s about terrorism. Yeah, it’s pretty neat.
Technique: What’s your favorite meal at the dining hall?
Mario Butler: I’d have to say when they have fried chicken.
Technique: Where’s your favorite place to go off campus?
Mario Butler: Atlantic Station.
Technique: Has anyone ever stopped you on campus for an autograph?
Mario Butler: No, not really.
Technique: Would you sign one if they did?
Mario Butler: Sure, but they’re probably busy in their books.
Technique: Who’s your favorite athlete?
Mario Butler: My favorite athlete, well, it was Michael Jordan, and I still admire him.
Technique: Who are you rooting for to win the World Series?
Mario Butler: Umm, I don’t really know who’s in it right now.
Technique: Giants and Rangers.
Mario Butler: Oh, Giants, I’m going to go with Giants.
Technique: Do you have a Hollywood crush?
Mario Butler: Halle Berry.
Technique: What’s your favorite movie?
Mario Butler: I got a couple, but I’ll probably say The Best Man.
Technique: Can you cook?
Mario Butler: Yeah, I do a little cooking.
Technique: What’s your go-to meal?
Mario Butler: I’m a breakfast person, so pancakes, eggs, sausages, all that stuff.
Technique: What’s your ideal first date?
Mario Butler: Hmm…candlelight, stuff like that.
Technique: If you could have a super power, what would it be?
Mario Butler: Stop all the violence.
Technique: What toppings do you get on a pizza?
Mario Butler: Pepperoni.