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Look serious, actually funny. Intellectual and arts oriented,
looking for the same, although a scientist and librarian by
Emotionally available, now just looking to have fun on dates with
women who seek the same. Hopefully, dating might lead to a longer
I hike up hills, through snow even, can throw a ball, football or
frisbee pretty well, but I'm not an all-around athlete. Formerly
more of a radical, now eclectic and somewhat contrarian, but still
very liberal. Enjoy watching birds, good music, strong coffee and
friendly women! Hoping to find a match in digital dating land.
What I’m doing with my life
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Still working, keeping the brain cells moving in a rapid fashion.
Work in pharma as an information resources person, physical chemist
by training, book lover with a library at home.
I’m really good at
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Making connections, as in connecting the dots. Finding needed
information in the digital and print realms.
The first things people usually notice about me
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I'm bright, but much funnier than I look.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch by Philip K. Dick, Wings of
the Dove by Henry James, Nova Express by William S.
Movies by Fassbinder and Fellini. Noir. Silent films. Argo was very
good. Like Person of Interest, Elementary tv shows. Started to
watch Homeland recently--Carrie does need that clozapine!
Some favorite all-time modern fiction writers--Angela Carter, J.G.
Ballard, Kathy Acker, William Burroughs, Thomas Disch, Cormac
McCarthy and Philip K. Dick. Like James Ellroy, Michael Connelly,
Christina Stead, Joan Aiken, and Faulkner, Billy.
I listen to KFJC, but I can listen to almost anything, except
extremely loud music.
My favorite non-operatic singers are Gram Parsons, Sandy Denny,
Billie Holiday and Frank Sinatra.
Have loved Morricone and Rota, the McGarrigle sisters and their
kids now, the Clash all for a long, long time, ska and reggae at
times, too, Justin Hinds is a favorite right now.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Science, learning more and more
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Many different things - from small RNAs to schizophrenia and other
psychiatric diseases' genetic roots to the bizarre status of US
politics and the all the madness, sadness and joy that humans and
fellow creatures are tortured by and enjoy every day.
Also, how to find a girl friend and make time to exercise!
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
It used to be watching Fringe, the tv show, but that's over.
Lately, out dining a date! Or going to music shows.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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I have great views of the ocean where I live now.
You should message me if
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