I find that the people on the edge of the room tend to be the most
interesting. I like bookstores and banter. I dig athletic/sporty
women who are outgoing and confident and appreciate the finer
things in life. Please have verve, independence, and an interest in
the world. Intellectual curiosity is very sexy.
What I’m doing with my life
I recently discovered the joys of vintage port and I miss my record
player. I'm coming to terms with the fact that I actually like my
I’m really good at
Procrastinating and avoiding filling out Ok Cupid profiles,
navigation, carrying heavy objects long distances, Trivial Pursuit,
making Manhattans, making conversation with anyone about anything.
The first things people usually notice about me
My blue eyes and my sense of humor.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Reading Material: The New Yorker, Wired, Esquire, Monocle, The New
York Times, The FT
TV: The League, It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, 30 Rock,
Community, Downton Abbey, The Big Bang Theory, Modern Marvels
Movies: The Big Lebowski, Last of the Mohicans, anything by Wes
Anderson, Wall Street, The Queen, Heat, Lost in Translation,
Midnight in Paris, Tombstone, Spy Game, Tinker Tailor
Music: Devotchka, Lil Wayne, Bon Iver, DJ Shadow, Bon Iver, The
Strokes, The National, Phoenix, Regina Spektor, The Black Keys,
Kings of Leon, Vampire Weekend, Burial, Weezer, LCD Soundsystem,
The Hold Steady, Kanye West, Ra Ra Riot, Bloc Party, Clap Your
Hands Say Yeah
sushi, hummus, steak frites, brunch, Mexican.
The six things I could never do without
The New York Times
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Eye contact. Travel. Politics. Manners. At this moment I'm spending
a lot of time thinking about what I think about. This seems, in
some way, indulgent.
On a typical Friday night I am
Searching yelp and the Google machine for new and fun restaurants,
particularly ones that are ranked. I like rankings and lists. Maybe
playing (and hopefully not losing) credit card roulette for a bar
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
When I was 10 or 11 I modeled for an illustrator who used the
drawings for the protagonist in the book "Hurray for Ali Baba
Bernstein." That's me on the cover. It's on Amazon. For reals.
You should message me if
You think we would get along well and you want to find out more.
Nothing ventured, nothing gained.