Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
Hi, I'm Colin. If you've know me for any amount of time, you
probably are aware of the fact that I'm a rather big geek. And I'm
okay with being a geek! I enjoy doing stuff like playing video games
, role playing
, and playing
trumpet. But, I also partake in other non-geek activities like
and going to
importantly I just enjoy hanging out
and having good times
I am playful, geeky, and enter adjective here
What I’m doing with my life
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I recently graduated from UC San Diego
with a degree in
Communication. Now I'm a graduate student in the Informatics
department at UC
. My main research interests are in the field of
After I get my Master's, I plan on either continuing with my
education so I can study games for a living, or getting a job
somewhere in the game industry.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Talking. I know that sounds weird, but I enjoy having a good
conversation every now and then. I also have fun organizing events
with friends. This usually ranges from anything, including
, a trip
to the beach, or a night in watching movies, playing board games
and having a few drinks. As for general skills, I'm also great at
most video games. I've been skiing since I was young, I love
, and I
love acting and role playing. I've been playing trumpet since
elementary school, and I love jamming with singers or other
musicians. I also started learning how to swing dance
, and I'm always looking
for new partners. I like thinking about ideas and problems and if
you talk to me about a specific subject, I'll be more than happy to
join you in a discussion.
The first things people usually notice about me
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Usually it's whatever shirt I'm wearing. It's quite perplexing.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Books: The Lord of the Rings
, anything by Samuel Beckett
, A Streetcar Named
, Requiem for a Dream
Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
, Crime and Punishment
One Flew Over the
, His Dark Materials
Movies: Monty Python and the
, The Nightmare
, The End of Evangelion
Lord of the Rings
, Requiem for a Dream
Food: I don't really have a favorite, just general tastes. I've
been eating a lot of sushi lately, and I always enjoy Indian food.
Italian and some Mexican foods are great, BBQ is absolutely
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Mostly the future and how it's always changing. I think about how
certain ideas and objects affect the way we think about everyday
life. I think about what I want to eat for dinner, or what I want
to do with my friends tonight.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Relaxing at home, playing games with friends, or going out with
said friends for food or movies or other venues.
You should message me if
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You're looking for someone to have fun with. I'm open to pretty
much any activity, and the more variety the better. So if you're
looking for someone to be adventurous with or someone you can share
some quiet time with, feel free to send me a message.
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