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* I am from Ohio, and I will defend its honor (and that of
Cleveland) to the death--but I will probably never live there
* I am a big fan of beer gardens. You don't have to love beer, but
if you enjoy sitting under trees with friends and some drinks on a
sunny afternoon, then you get .it.
*I occasionally brew beer...next up I'm thinking of a session
* I really enjoy triathlons. PR'd last year (last time was 2009),
but I've fallen off the wagon. Still, it is a good time to start
training for 2016
* I enjoy a healthy debate--sometimes over energy policy, european
immigration, or other serious things; sometimes over whether otters
are cuter than cats--but I don't like to argue. There's a
* I like to do lot's of random things for fun, be it kayaking,
salsa dancing, or wine tasting (and often pretending that I know
much more about wine than I do). I'm up for trying anything, at
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Just moved to Long Island (Huntington)... Starting as a staff
scientist at a national lab. It is kind of a dream job for me, so
I'm in a good place right now (though I don't know many people on
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
I would say being modest, but then that feels like some sort of
The first things people usually notice about me
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
I don't know. Upon hearing me speak, one person was shocked I
Or it could be my deadpan style of humor. People who don't know me
might think I'm not the sharpest tool in the shed, though I really
hope people don't think I am a tool at all.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Books: One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, One Hundred Years of
Solitude, Catch-22, 1984. Usually I read non-fiction these days.
Reading another Michael Lewis book now.
Movies: Shawshank Redemption, Wet Hot American Summer, Best in
Show, Charlie Kaufmann movies (minus Synecdoche), various Woody
Music: Ben Folds, Regina Spektor. Otherwise, a wide variety.
TV: Seinfeld, Arrested Development, The Wire, Game of Thrones; just
like everyone else in the world it seems.
Radio: NPR and all that goes with it (This American Life, WWDTM,
Radiolab, and of course the daily stuff)
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
2. Running shoes/bike/goggles
3. Latest issue of the Economist
5. Family + friends
6. A super boring list of six things
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
How to answer this question.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
I don't know what a typical Friday night is. I like to go out, but
sometimes I actually prefer to stay in. How's that for ambiguity?
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
I think this is where I am supposed to mention a quirk that I am
allegedly afraid to admit, but in truth is designed to make women
like me more....
Anyways, I'm a pretty open book if anyone wants to ask me anything.
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