I'm your fairly standard Vermont hippy who came south to get a real
I've recently gotten into recreational power-lifting, which really
isn't as scary as it sounds. In a nutshell if I'm ever in a life or
death situation where I need to lift something heavy above my head,
this will have been time well spent.
I have a fairly long, largely disastrous history with formal
education, which has resulted in a wide range of random knowledge
and a chronic lack of a degree.
What I’m doing with my life
Working for a political technology firm, which so far has sated the
urge to do yet another campaign.
If you've worked in left-wing politics in the last few cycles and
you're wondering which one, its the big one whose product(s) you
have a complex love/hate relationship with.
I’m really good at
Grilling, anything meat, my specialty is the paper thin pork chops
from McKinnons. Best eaten with your fingers straight off the
The first things people usually notice about me
That I tend to have strong opinions, usually pertaining to Boston
sports teams, Vermont, and politics.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Lately I've read Ball Four, by Jim Bouton, The Signal and the
Noise, by Nate Silver, and the Last Policeman, by somebody whose
name escapes me at the moment. They were in order, fascinating,
interesting yet ultimately disappointing, and decent escapist
As far as TV goes I'm getting ready for a bunch ofmy favorites to
start back up again in the next couple of weeks, Justified, Archer,
and watching my guilty pleasure, Elementary.
I also have a pretty bad Sorkin habit.
The six things I could never do without
Sharp Cheddar Cheese
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Politics, workout routines, new beers to try.
On a typical Friday night I am
Oh the usual. I bowl. Drive around. The occasional acid
Not really, I'm 99% sure the one time I did "acid" in college it
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I have a pair of toe shoes that I'm totally in love with. It's the
only footwear I have strong feelings about.
You should message me if
You know how to deadlift correctly, or want to learn how to
You're not a Republican. Not judging, I just don't date