February Teacher Q+A: Painter Brings Sexy Back


Mr. Painter contemplates his choices in fruit.

Conducted by Natallie Mashian

Life Editor

The Q+A- two students, two teachers, each month. This month we sat down with History teacher Mr. Painter. 

Mr. Painter contemplates his choices in fruit.
Mr. Painter contemplates his choices in fruit.

Misconception about me:

Most people think I’m just a real good looking guy who doesn’t have much of a brain and gets away with everything because of my looks, but the truth is, I have a small amount of intelligence.

Movie you’ve seen most:

One Flew Over the Coocoo’s Nest

One thing I can’t live without:

My Phablet*

What you wanted to be at age 10:


Student pet peeve:

Things they think they are doing on the DL, but is not even remotely on the DL.

Procrastination technique:

Working out



Movie star you wish you could have taken to prom:

Brad Pitt

Favorite classes you’ve taught at Milken:

E block History

Funniest word (English, or even better, in another language):

Der schlieffenplan

Favorite Milken Trend:

Those Herschel backpacks.

If you could define yourself as a fruit, what would it be:


What historical figure do you identify most with: 

Alfred Von Schlieffen

 Bieber or Timberlake: 

Timberlake, are you kidding? I’m bringing sexy back.

Favorite band: 

Pearl Jam

Describe Milken in one word:


*Phablet refers to a Samsung Galaxy Tablet