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Hi I am Rob, an inventor
in Berkeley. For relaxation, I
and love to cook
vegetarian cuisine. Also, I rock-climb
. I am not
monogamous; I am in a long term open relationship.
I am flirtatious and uninhibited; I love exchanging a smile across
the room :-)
I am enthusiastic, loquacious, and nocturnal
What I’m doing with my life
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I've been self employed in my vocation as an inventor since 2007.
In 2011 my artwork hung in an SF gallery and seemed to be a hit
because the 5 pieces were stolen! I plan to continue to make more
ambitious art projects, collaborating in engineering, art and other
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
...teaching what I know to other people. I like public speaking,
writing, teaching and have enjoyed being filmed too.
...making great pizza. In HS I loved my job at a local pizza shop
and I kept up with those skills. However I'm vegetarian, so no
pepperoni (I miss it)
...drawing wacky visions. Stay tuned, I plan to post a few items in
the ol' journal.
...fixing electro-mechanical stuff, wiring AV equipment, computers
and the like
The first things people usually notice about me
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My "mad scientist hair" is obvious, and I am told I have very
intense eye-contact. Conversationally while at first I may be a
little reserved in a new group, it is inevitable that I become very
talkative and expressive (especially if caffeine is involved :-)
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Books: anything by Neil Gaiman, Umberto Eco, Dean Koontz, Chuck
Palahniuk, Neil Stephenson,
Movies: Matrix (all 3), Name of the Rose, V for Vendetta, Alien
Music: Bjork, Jai Uttal & the Pagan Love Orchestra, Midival
Punditz (music is pretty fluid, so Bjork
is pretty much constant other stuff
is genre indicator mostly)
Food: I am vegetarian
, ovo-lacto (but I really
don't like eggs as such). I cook South Asian, Tex-Mex,
Mediterranean and other eclectic foods (though I have only
supported myself as a cook in Tex-Mex, Italian and French
cuisines). I love to make pizza! My slow-cooker is my friend
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Desert Island Basics: Fire, edible vegetation, companionship,
knife, bamboo, backpack (hmmm... is this in rank order?)
Urban list: Knife, Soap, Train ticket, local currency, passport,
pirate electricity anywhere in a city, but I have found soap
sometimes harder to come by)
Geekdom: Android, laptop, dual monitors, large loudspeakers,
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
How things work-- things that exist and also things that don't. Ask
me about directed creativity groups and the invention mill.
How to make the world better-- reduced consumption is a lifestyle
choice, a philosophy. And it starts with not accepting bags at
-- 'nuff said
interests are really broad and so I dabble in many areas as any
good mad scientist should.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Friday nights are either climbing
in the gym or out painting the
town red -- sometimes I manage both!
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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I will discuss many things 1:1 but for the profile I will say
I can be very forgetful and it annoys me no end.
hugely fun, but it is also requires a lot of work.
You should message me if
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