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Currently looking to make new friends.
My interests tend to be wide ranging... philosophy, classical
civilizations, politics ,sundry forms of info-tainment; You know
the stuff books, games, film, video, ect. ;)
Personality type: INTJ
Philosophically I am rather fond of the Stoics,
I prefer hard science and tight logic. (ouch) history at its best
is accurate and barring that edifying! Politics is best when
practical and tasked with doing battle with "anarchy" and
"megalomania" where ever they might arise! (This might be a bit
more melodramatic than required! )
Personally I am less than the sum of my ambitions and more than the
sum of my drives, but, otherwise I'm good for extended
conversations from the sublime to the ridiculous.
Always looking for new friends with a wicked sense of humor and
independent intellectual streaks. Discussions, Dinners and
Diversions of various kinds make our limited times on earth all
I am philosophical
, a Stoic
, and dilettante
What I’m doing with my life
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Just trying not be to an complete asshole. :) Mostly.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Conversation and disputation with a wink and smile. Also very good
at enjoying and maximizing free time.
The first things people usually notice about me
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I am a fairly tall person at 2 meters...also currently in my portly
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Books: Sartor Resartus by Thomas Carlyle; Warrior Politics by
Robert Kaplan; Civilization and its Enemies by Lee Harris; A New
Stoicism by Lawrence Becker; All of "The Culure" novels by Iain
Banks; the Sherlock Holmes short stories by Conan Doyle; The Dune
series by Frank Herbert; ect.
Movies: The Man Who Came to Dinner with Monty Wooley; The Ruling
Class with Peter O'Toole; Being There with Peter Sellers; Fight
Club with Brad Pitt; The Sign of the Rose with Sean Connery; I ♥
Huckabees with Kevin Dunn. ****I prefer quirky movies with
excellent dialogue and characters; although I also love well done
sci-fi and action adventure***
Star Trek in all of its forms and that clever man in the
Music: Currently really into the era of the 78 LP....1917-1953.
There is a great internet radio stations Radio Nostalgia that is
catering to this need. This and my interest in Electronica, have me
listening to a lot Electronic Swing. I also enjoy stuff like
Metric, Radiohead, Paul Van Dyke, R.E.M, Placebo, BauHaus, Crash
Test Dummies, Brandtson, Spookyland etc.
Food: I have weakness for pastries; There are only three items I do
not like and they all begin with L...Liver, Lamb and Lima
I enjoy games but have settled on classic board games like Go and
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
1) my Equanimity.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
How to integrate the best of the past with an optimistic view of
the future. Which is no easy task given the voluntary amnesia we
human beings willingly inflict upon ourselves generation after
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Attempting to create/find/discover a 21st Century version, of
something like, the Bloomsbury Group which embodies the
intellectual, social and aesthetic template, with a more diverse
In reality entertaining old and new friends with dinner, drinks,
games and movies. If you can carry on a conversation and are not to
sensitive about a true diversity of opinion....then your invited.
You should message me if
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If you are simply looking to make friends or even a recurring
aquaintance. I am of the opinion we all needlessly close ourself
off from cultivating a wide and diverse range of friends. Diversity
is the spice of life and it can be found in unexpected places and
people. How open minded are you really?????
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