Ragu on location at the Singapore Open, 2001.

Ragu's Vital Statistics

Name: Troy Anthony Porter

Aliases: Tony, Tone, Ragu

Birthdate: April 17, 1966

Birthplace: LaJolla, California

Occupation: I design things.

Shoe size: 11

Hobbies: Ultimate, mt. biking, scuba diving, paddling, hiking, trying to understand our foreign policy...

Favorite food: something mexican and a good marguarita.

Favorite music: reggae and jazz, Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, Old 97's, X, Foo Fighters, the Dead, Toots & the Maytals, Karl Denson, Diana Krall...

Favorite mags: The Economist / Outside / Nat. Geo.

Least favorite book of all time: Atlas Shrugged (predictable, highly pretentious and way too long.)

Favorite flicks: The Outlaw Josey Wales, Raising Arizona, Blues Brothers, Cool Hand Luke, Dead Man, High Fidelity, Pi, Reservoir Dogs, Almost Famous...

I admire: The wit and wisdom of Will Rogers. ex."Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects."

Current Motto: "Love your country, but be skeptical of your government."