Bucket List – 100 Things to Do Before I Die

My bucket list contains 100 139 things I would like to accomplish in my lifetime.  Some of the items on the list are relatively mundane, while others are more epic in proportion. Here’s the list:

  1. Take my mom to visit a castle
  2. Be able to play an instrument at an advanced level
  3. Earn a belt in a martial art
  4. Become a good cook
  5. Read the 100 best books of all time
  6. Play the 100 best video games of all time
  7. Listen to the 100 Best songs of all time
  8. Play the 100 best RPGs of all time
  9. Read the 100 Best Science Fiction & Fantasy Books
  10. Run a marathon
  11. Complete a triathlon
  12. Run a 10k
  13. Run a 5k
  14. Own a “tiny house.”
  15. Attend a game in every MLB stadium
  16. Record a CD
  17. Attend a World Series Game
  18. Attend a U.S. Figure Skating Championships
  19. Attend a World Figure Skating Championships
  20. Go on an epic road trip
  21. Attend a Summer Olympics
  22. Attend a Winter Olympics
  23. Own a Sports Car
  24. Sit in the “green seats” at Busch stadium
  25. Ride the top 10 roller coasters in the United States
  26. Watch the 100 best movies of all time
  27. Watch the 100 best TV shows of all time
  28. Watch the 100 Best Science Fiction & Fantasy Movies
  29. Watch the 100 Best Sports Movies
  30. Read the 100 best non-fiction books of all time
  31. Visit all 50 states
  32. Play Every Game in my Video Game Library
  33. Achieve 100000 gamerscore
  34. Become an expert on a topic
  35. Own every major video game system since 1974 & the top 10 games for each
  36. Wheel of Time Marathon
  37. Read all of the Game of Thrones Book Marathon
  38. Dark Tower Marathon
  39. Ride every ride at Six Flags St. Louis
  40. Attend a World’s Fair
  41. Attend a Kentucky Derby
  42. Attend a bluegrass festival in every state
  43. Visit the 10 best theme parks in the United States
  44. Do a charity walk/run
  45. Final Fantasy Marathon
  46. Dragon Warrior Marathon
  47. Suikoden Marathon
  48. Fallout Marathon
  49. Mass Effect Marathon
  50. Elder Scrolls Marathon
  51. Dragon Age Marathon
  52. Read Every Stephen King Novel
  53. Try out for American Ninja Warrior
  54. Try out for Survivor
  55. Watch every Best Picture Oscar winner
  56. Own the Topps baseball card for every St. Louis Cardinal from 1982 to the present
  57. Compete on a game show
  58. Eat at a Michelin star restaurant
  59. Eat at one of the top 20 Italian restaurants in the U.S.
  60. Eat at one of the top 50 Mexican restaurants in the U.S.
  61. Eat at one of the top 20 Pizza Places in the U.S.
  62. Spend a night in a five-star hotel
  63. Visit the top ten science museums in the United States
  64. Visit a tourist attraction in every state
  65. Collect a souvenir from every state
  66. Visit the top ten zoos in the United States
  67. Visit New York City
  68. Visit Las Vegas
  69. Visit San Francisco
  70. Visit Austin
  71. Start a Cardinals blog Completed 3/20/2015
  72. Watch the 100 Best “Chick Flicks”
  73. Watch the 100 Best lesbian films
  74. Start an 80’s toy collection
  75. Create a Video Game
  76. Reach Level 100 with a Ranger in Dragonrealms
  77. Get all weapons to level 100 in Dragonrealms
  78. Complete epic 200 season historical league in OOTP 16
  79. Create a VR Room
  80. Extra in a movie or TV show
  81. Attend a state fair in every state
  82. Visit the top ten Water Parks in the United States
  83. Cook every dish in a cookbook
  84. Start a TV blog
  85. Start an Olympics Blog
  86. Attend a Non-Bluegrass Music Festival
  87. Attend a “nerd convention”
  88. See a Broadway show
  89. Attend a ballet
  90. Attend an opera
  91. Attend a play
  92. Attend a non-music festival in every state
  93. Design my own Software
  94. See the Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios
  95. Get a tattoo
  96. Get something pierced
  97. Take a cruise
  98. Visit the Baseball Hall of Fame
  99. Facts of Life Marathon
  100. Watch all of Nancy McKeon’s Movies/TV Shows
  101. Win a game of Civilization on the highest difficulty
  102. 24 hour Civilization marathon
  103. Solve a Rubik’s cube
  104. Watch all 9 Star Wars movies consecutively
  105. Watch every episode of Xena Warrior Princess
  106. Watch every episode of Game of Thrones TV series back to back
  107. Watch every episode of Lost back to back
  108. Watch all 8 Harry Potter movies consecutively
  109. Lord of the Rings Movie Marathon
  110. Mad Max Marathon
  111. X-Men Movies Marathon
  112. Breaking Bad Marathon
  113. The Americans Marathon
  114. Orange is the New Black Marathon
  115. Orphan Black Marathon
  116. The Walking Dead Marathon
  117. Watch Every Episode of That 70’s Show
  118. Malcolm in the Middle Marathon
  119. Star Trek Series Marathon
  120. Survivor Marathon
  121. The Amazing Race Marathon
  122. Top Chef Marathon
  123. The Simpsons Marathon
  124. Family Guy Marathon
  125. Bob’s Burgers Marathon
  126. King of the Hill Marathon
  127. X-Men Animated Series Marathon
  128. Spartacus Marathon
  129. Space Above and Beyond Marathon
  130. Read All of My Books
  131. Watch All of My Movies
  132. Listen to All of my CDs
  133. Play PC Gamer’s Top 100 PC Games
  134. The Middle Marathon
  135. Roseanne Marathon
  136. Watch the 100 Best Coming of Age Movies
  137. Watch 100 Best Animated Movies
  138. Complete the Walk to Mordor Challenge
  139. Legend of Zelda Marathon

There’s the list!  Chances are, I will add and subtract things over time, but I think this is a pretty good starting point.  In my next posts, I will flesh out my plans for each bucket list item and document my efforts to cross each item off my list.


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