This is Elian's second attempt; he previously competed in Survivor-Miami but was deported after the first Tribal Council.
Goals in life: Be the towel boy for Bobby Knight; have dinner with Cheryl Swoopes; set world record for most pounds of beef jerky consumed
Favorite song: "Coming to America" by Neil Diamond
Favorite book: "Form 8978: Application for Political Asylum" by the U.S. State Department
Quote: "Lubbock reminds me alot of my life in Cuba. In Cuba, the government will not let you do anything. In Lubbock, there is nothing to do."