Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
Returning back from a loooong hiatus. Just moved from the Bay Area
to New York. Living in SoHo now -- excited to be out of the burbs
and looking to meet new people. Much of my profile is out of date I
imagine. If furbies come up at some point don't be surprised.
Graduated Stanford 2011 -- double majored in econ and environmental
science/policy degree, and minored in creative writing. I
definitely have a wide set of interests and love intellectual
discussion. I'm a total goofball though.
I grew up in Pittsburgh, PA, but I just finished a decade of living
in northern California -- high school on past college. I got out as
often as I could, living in SF and DC three times, and as many
trips abroad as I could swing. I love reading, rock climbing, and
adventuring around with friends. Politics and poetry are two of my
favorite subjects, but I love talking about anything people are
Wanted to be Frank Lloyd Wright as a kid. Raised on Calvin and
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
That is quite a good question. I thought about it a lot as a
sophomore, so I left college for a year. I lived in South America,
worked at a startup in SF, and traveled a full circle around the
globe with my high school best friend. So, for now my plan is
fulfulling a dream of becoming a journalist. Moved to New York to
attend Columbia towards that goal. Before that, I'd spent three
years working at an economic consulting firm.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Grinding coffee beans, climbing rock faces, and looking like a
The first things people usually notice about me
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Big blue eyes that are usually too wide. Otherwise, it's often that
I'm the clean-cut looking guy in a weird/hippie/artsy setting.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Sometimes A Great Notion, The Unbearable Lightness of Being, On the
Road, Everything is Illuminated
This American Life, 99% Invisible, Maximum Fun, every politics
podcast I can get my hands on
Too long a list. Old stand-by's though: Spoon, LCD Soundsystem, A
Tribe Called Quest, Mogwai, Mountain Goats, St. Vincent, Tycho,
Real Estate, etc. Got em all on vinyl too.
The West Wing, 30 Rock, Game of Thrones, Breaking Bad, The Wire,
Homeland, House of Cards
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
coffee, friends, loud weekends, climbing, podcasts, my motorcycle
(sadly the motorcycle was sold now that I'm here in new york, so
I'll say my metro card)
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Media, politics, writing, history, architecture, design, East Coast
v West Coast, where my next caffeine source is, why none of my
friends wanted to go to the dumb robot-monster fighting movie with
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Out with friends, working, or trying to combine things into a
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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Oh my god! I'm behind you right now!
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