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37 • Brooklyn, NY • Man
I’m looking for
- Ages 28–38
- Near me
- Who are single
- For new friends, long-term dating, short-term dating
- Last online
- Today – 7:39pm
- 6′ 1″ (1.85m)
- Body Type
- Strictly vegetarian
- Graduated from university
- Strictly monogamous
- Doesn’t have kids, but wants them
- Likes dogs and has cats
- English (Fluently), German (Okay), Spanish (Okay), Japanese (Poorly), French (Poorly)
In the past I did neuroscience research (still interested, decided not to make it the focus of my career). I'm also interested in Bioinformatics. If I were starting it all over again, I'd probably be a researcher in mechanisms of cellular differentiation and/or aging.
I sometimes jog or go to a climbing gym, and I'd love to have someone to go hiking/camping with occasionally.
I'm not in it for the money (but don't do bad on that front), nor the power or position. I just want a comfortable life, continual exposure to neat ideas and opportunities to learn, and suitable companionship.
I see myself as a philosopher - I define words differently and use different ways of thinking than most people do on a lot of issues. I try to open people up to different ways of thinking about just about everything.
Murakami, Kundera, Ken Macleod, Lukyaneko
Theory of Justice, (Neuroscience textbooks), Preconditions of Socialism, Plato's Republic, the Muqadimmah. They're not books, but I also spend a lot of time reading academic journals on select sciences and current events.
Vertigo, Le Dîner de Cons, Brazil, Naked Lunch, City of Lost Children
QI, House of Cards (the original British one), MST3k, Yes Minister, Once Upon a Time, ST:DS9, Last Week Tonight
Katzenjammer, Fiona Apple, Firewater, Die Prinzen, VNV Nation, DeVotchKa, Amsterdam Klezmer Band, Danny Elfman, Bad Religion
Paneer Makhani, Saag Paneer, Samosa, Fondue, Hummus, Red Curry Tofu, Avocado Rolls. I also like Veggie Burritos, and ..
Jim Gaffigan, Sarah Silverman, Frankie Boyle, Iliza Schlesinger
I'm pretty introverted. I don't make friends easily and I don't have any skill at flirting; there are generally gaps of years between my dating people.
I write a lot about everything, in various places on the internet.
My politics (what policies I want in place) are a mix of (mostly) socialist and (some) libertarian ideas, with a preference for a strong and effective state. I usually vote Democrat, but I'm culturally pretty moderate (my family is all over the map politically, racially, and so on). I usually dislike activists of every flavour (but I occasionally go to marches for causes I believe in).
I'm not shy about making fun of people behind their back (for pretty much anything), even people I like, but I'll generally be polite to their face. I will make fun of or joke about absolutely anything, and I'm a bit contrarian.
Atheist-or-agnostic (secular jewish would be cool)
In reasonable shape
Open minded about politics
Intelligent (the more the better)
Ok with cats
Read books. Into learning
Not into Critical Theory/Foucault/intersectionality
I don't like the constraints of traditional gender-roles (in the bedroom or elsewhere) but am into monogamy. GGG if you're into that, but if you're completely vanilla that's fine (I care much more about companionship).
I have this fantasy of growing old with someone and sitting on a porch on a rainy day watching the storm, heading out into the wet wind to dance with them as it pours down. Maybe that could be you.
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