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My favorite part of shopping at IKEA is assembling the furniture
afterward. It's so exciting to watch an object slowly take shape as
a result of my work, whether it's folding paper into cranes,
knitting yarn into scarves, or piecing together tiny rings of metal
into chainmaille. If I ever decided to stop doing what I do now, it
would probably be for some other form of creation, like carpentry
If I see something that's obviously a puzzle (like Sudoku), it bugs
me until I solve it. (Okay, maybe not Sudoku, as I've seen a few of
those.) There are actually competitions (mystery hunts, if you
will) that involve solving many types of more complex puzzles. I'm
not really involved in that community any more, as there are many
puzzles in the real world that are more interesting to me.
tl;dr: I build things. I ride a bike. I play games.
What I’m doing with my life
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Semi-retired. Currently investigating things that interest me, like
life extension, immersive virtual reality, figuring out how to
build a sustainable underground bunker, and so on
I’m really good at
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Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Games: Through the Ages, 7 Wonders, Dominion, DDR
Books: Discworld, A Song of Ice and Fire, The Diamond Age, For The
Win, and Ready Player One are some of my favorite fiction stories.
Guns, Germs, and Steel and Blink are the non-fiction works I
Music: Spotify is usually playing its Alternative radio station or
video game soundtracks.
Food: I eat low-carb, so usually some mixture of meat, eggs,
cheese, heavy whipping cream, and Coke Zero. Also delicious
vegetables like spinach, artichokes, and hot sauce.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Eggs, music, a laptop or phone, stories, a bicycle, warmth
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
I like to keep my options open
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