Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
As a nerdy engineer type, OkCupid really helps make dating
understandable to me. I can relate to multiple choice tests,
probabilistic models, and percentage ratings! I also appreciate the
"Enemy" rating, because I need some good enemies. And finally,
sorry that I don't have the mandatory shirtless bathroom mirror
picture up yet; you'll have to use your imagination!
Some of my favorite activities are tennis, soccer, biking, and West
Coast Swing dancing. I also play piano, read, and go to a
Toastmasters club. I have a lot of family in the area and we get
together pretty regularly. I just became an uncle and feel a little
I have a BS/MS in Electrical Engineering and my job is to write
image and video processing algorithms for transportation and
medical applications. It's challenging, interesting work and I like
to think the products I build are helping society in some small
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
I stay pretty busy with work and my hobbies, and I'm generally
happy with my life. Yet I'm also ready to meet someone special for
a serious relationship. I'm excited to see who I could meet on
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Over-analyzing things, a common problem of engineers. I am also
quite proficient at accidentally leaving the house with my shirt on
The first things people usually notice about me
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
Is that shirt on inside out? Is he really wearing wool socks with
sandals? But seriously, people usually say I'm nice, dependable,
hard-working, smart, and funny. I am INTP on Myers Briggs.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Books: Mostly non-fiction, I like to learn! Thinking Fast and Slow
is my latest. I'm fascinated by the human brain. I've also read a
lot of Malcolm Gladwell.
Movies: Almost anything. I like Redbox because it's cheap!
Shows: Breaking Bad, Amazing Race, Workaholics, Parks & Rec,
South Park, The Voice, Shark Tank, The Challenge, Daily Show.
Music: Almost anything except country. Lately I've been checking
out a lot of lesser known artists on YouTube and there are some
amazing singers out there.
Food: Yes please
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
1. Planet Earth and its amazing life-supporting properties
2. Friends & family
4. Dance & music
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
What am I going to have for lunch?
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
At a West Coast Swing dance, working out, or taking it easy after a
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
I have attended an event called Dating For Nerds.
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
you like what you see! I prefer to meet in person early on rather
than sending lots of emails.
A few qualities I look for: dependable, caring, outgoing, good
Don't message me if you live in Southeast Asia and are trying to
use me to get your green card (true story).
Who are you looking for?
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