The Life List of

David Laskin

 

Places to Visit:

  • Six more of the seven natural wonders of the world
  • Iguazu Falls
  • The Great Wall of China
  • Belize
  • All Six Flags Theme Parks in the world
  • Ground Zero
  • Havana, Cuba
  • Amsterdam (with my family)
  • Rice Fields of Thailand
  • Munich, Germany during Oktoberfest
  • New Orleans during Mardi Gras
  • Beaches of Normandy France
  • Auschwitz and Bergen-Belsen concentration camps
  • The Burj Al Arab in Dubai
  • Machu Picchu in Peru
  • Ice Hotel in Sweden
  • Panama Canal
  • Easter Island in Chile
  • The Galapagos Islands
  • The Kentucky Derby
  • The Nürburgring

 

Academic Goals to Accomplish:

  • Receive a five on the AP Psychology exam
  • Get accepted and graduate from a well-renowned college
  • Get accepted and graduate from a well-renowned graduate school
  • Spend a year or semester abroad while in college
  • Graduate with a business degree

 

Career Goals to Accomplish:

  • Receive a high paying job within 6 months of completing school
  • Retire early and open up a restaurant to keep myself busy
  • Enjoy what I do

 

Miscellaneous Goals to Accomplish:

  • Move into a loft in Manhattan with friends from school
  • Ride the bullet train through Japan
  • Swim across the Dead Sea
  • Skydive above Harrison High School landing in the forbidden courtyard
  • Begin a family with one wife and two kids
  • Create a car showroom in my basement with a lift from the garage
  • Restore a TVR Tuscan Speed 12 and an original Mini Cooper S (several years from now when the cars are dated)
  • Purchase an Ariel Atom
  • Go helicopter skiing through all of the European Alps
  • Participate in a Road Rally cross country with friends
  • Always live with a dog
  • Join the Gumball when its in Europe
  • Make it to space
  • Stay in all major hotels on the Vegas Strip
  • Buy a share of Howe Caverns
  • Sneak into Area 51
  • Live to see the cure of cancer
  • Get a monkey as a pet
  • Watch the ball drop in Times Square