Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
...subject to change at any time...
I've got an eclectic vision of life. I'm into information gathering
- from a variety of sources (I readily admit to falling into the
internet rabbit hole, while investigating some bright and sparkly
or deep and dark subject that has crossed my
"The past cannot be changed. The future is still in your
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Preparing myself for the 2nd half of life. Trying to make a
difference during each day at work. Being true to
Doing more listening...I was at the mechanic's the other day, when
an elderly gentleman sat next to me and asked..."Do you like
football?" Over the next two hours, we had a far-flung conversation
about sports, his WWII experiences (including a two month bus trip
across the United States after his discharge from the Army), his
deceased wife and his failing health. I watched his face light up
when he talked about taking his nine year old great-grandson to his
karate matches (the kid is a blue belt) and how the same kid solves
all his computer problems. His car was ready before mine and I
remember feeling like we had barely scratched the surface regarding
my questions about a "used-to-be" America. Goodnight, Mr.
Freed....wherever you are....
Wondering....exactly how fuzzy was Fuzzy Wuzzy??
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Figuring out those directions that IKEA puts in each box...Analysis
without paralysis...Doing that which MUST be done...
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Copse and Robbers (Fortunes Made in the Woods of the Pacific
Northwest)...The Mendacity of Trope...Olly Olly Oxen Free (Stop
Hiding Your True Self)... Another Fine Mess (Adventures in Carefree
Breaking Bad...Luther...Doctor Who (waiting to purchase the 2015
TARDIS...comes in blue...seems to be bigger on the inside than it
looks from the outside...sonic screwdriver not included/I admit
it...The Weeping Angels can scare the bejeebers outta me...The
Whisper Men are running a close second)...Broad City....Curb Your
Soylent Green ("Soylent Green is people!!!")...Touch of
Evil...Idiocracy...The Godfather (I & II)...The Postman Always
Rings Twice...Groundhog Day...What About Bob? ("...baby
Saddles...Unforgiven...Kingpin...Star Wars...Night of the
Hunter...Cool Hand Luke...Secretary...The Seven
Samurai...Hard-Boiled...One False Move...Fargo...Blood Simple...The
Big Lebowski (a wee bit of a Coen Brothers theme here)...The
Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension ("Remember,
no matter where you go, there you are.")...The Wild Bunch...The
Long Kiss Goodnight ("Chefs do that!!")...To Live and Die in L.
A.....Body Heat...Big Night....
- playlist on shuffle.....I have a thing for distinctive voices
(sound as well as lyricism), feeling the singer-songwriter vibe,
which leads me to listen to a variety of music...for example...
Johnny & Johnny (that would be Coltrane, Cash &
Hartman)...Joni (not the one who loves Chachi)...Betty
(Ross and Krall)...Lake Street Dive... Muscle Shoals-soul shouter
Like almonds....dislike almond flavoring.
Like cherries.....dislike cherry pie
Like corn..........dislike creamed corn (just look at it and you'll
There is just something about the texture of lima beans that
becomes unpleasant after a few bites...
Smother it with as much gravy and onions as you want... it's still
NEWSFLASH!! The spinach/kale greek yogurt dip at Trader Joe's may
need to be regulated as a controlled substance, due to it's
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
my internal B9
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Wondering if we really are at the tipping point.
"All the forces in the world are not so powerful as an idea whose
time has come. " Victor Hugo
"All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do
nothing." Edmund Burke (kinda sorta)
"Nobody is nobody. Everyone has something to offer." - Buckaroo
Expecting nothing and appreciating everything...
How that Peter Gabriel (ft. Kate Bush) song - "Don't Give Up" seems
as relevant today as it did 28 years ago (yeah...it has been that
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
It depends...there's a 50% chance that I'll be at work...somewhere
in the other 50%, is the chance that I might be with you...
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
"Alex...I'll take 'You've Got To Be Kidding Me' for $1,000"
I still like disco...
Many people assume I am left handed...
I think one of the scariest things in the world, is the idea of
opening your door at midnight and seeing a clown standing there
(Damn you, Stephen King!!!)
That fetish doll from "Trilogy of Terror" still creeps me out
(almost 40 years later).
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
If you've managed to maintain a sense of optimism, contrary to all
the "evidence" that the world presents... If you understand that
race is primarily a social construct and it is not one of your
hangups...If you remember listening to "My Word" on NPR...If you
think we might have something of interest to discuss with each
other... If "Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!" makes you laugh out
loud...If your skills at "Words With Friends" are up to the
challenge ("midkid63")...If you have some schedule flexibility (I
don't work a Monday-Friday/9-5 type of job)...If you usually find
at least one segment of "This American Life" utterly
fascinating...If you miss "Calvin and Hobbes" ..If you've watched
the original "House of Cards" (Ian Richardson plays a helluva
villain)...If you agree that deciding to meet for a cup of coffee
(or your favorite beverage) doesn't require six months of
deliberation, a bonded security guard and 9 forms of
identification..If you have integrity...Seriously, if you have made
it this far, you should leave me a message...I will respond...
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