Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I used to think that Woody Allen has already said everything there
is to be said about my life. Then I realised that some of the
self-inflicted absurdities (missing two flights in one day,
anyone?) even he couldn't have predicted.
Other than that, this is supposed to be a self-summary so here it
The creature, the feature
The social science teacher
The reader, the dreamer
The ardent non-believer
The restive, the festive
The centre-left progressive
The jokester, the fraudster
The mental roller-coaster
The tactic, the hat-trick
The professional skeptic
The grumbler, the gambler
Friend of the bartender
The tyrant, the pliant
The European migrant
The fighter, the writer
The Wizzair frequent flyer
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Teaching/researching political economy at uni. If you are one of my
students, the fact that you were on my profile stays between
In the meanwhile, striving to become a wiser and better person.
There is always some room for improvement.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Well, I do have some awesome talents: Being a rock-star is not one
of them, unfortunately. The closest I ever got was karaoke in
Ljubljana and predictably caused lasting wounds in the hearts and
My real talents include anything to do with balls, cards, snow and
clash of ideas: tennis, ping-pong, squash (better at backhand than
at forehand for some weird reason), pool, football, foosball,
bridge, poker, ski, snowboard. If you think bridge is for old
ladies, we need to have a serious conversation about that. I am
also a good talker, debater and listener, provided they can be true
at the same time.
Last but not least, I am amazingly skilled at popping bubble-wraps
at an incredible speed. I was born this way.
The first things people usually notice about me
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
The fountain of eternal wisdom in my eyes.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Book: Joke by Kundera
Film: Incendies (Villeneuve) with Pulp-fiction and Fight Club as
Show: Breaking Bad
Music: Guns n' Roses (I am in my 30s so it is permissible)
Food: Brassói Aprópecsenye (whatever, google it)
And my favourite quote: "Life is like a metaphor. Sometimes it's
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
2) Double-macchiato (No Sir, I believe it is NOT the same thing as
a double-espresso with milk, but please do keep the change)
4) Spell-check. Or is it spellcheck?
5) An objective opinion
6) Spare keys
6+1) My legendary luck
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Whether every human emotion and instinct really just boils down to
some chemical reaction.
The perfection of camouflaging skills in nature. Check out this
dude, for instance :
How future anthropologists will interpret clubbing in the
evolutionary process of Homo Sapiens.
Why people vote the way they do
What goes around, does it really come around?
Have I already put sugar in my coffee?
Is Messi a human?
...whether I think too much?
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Reinventing the wheel over a beer or two. Maybe still laughing at a
joke I heard on a typical Thursday.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
I often wear mixed socks because the sock-eating laundry machine is
NOT a myth.
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
If you don't want to spend two hours over a drink talking about the
If you find this Nietzsche quote inspirational: "And those who were
seen dancing were thought to be insane by those who could not hear
If you think the Ministry of Silly Walks by Monty Python is
If exchanging a few written words doesn't cause you physical/mental
pain because I would feel terribly responsible.
If you have a healthy dose of critical attitude towards the
conventional axis of power in society.
If your vocab is amazing so that I can learn from you. Which makes
you amazing, by extension, of course.
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