Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
Well-heeled, well-traveled man. Half Moroccan, half vanilla.
Sharp tongued with a fast brain and a quick mouth.
Serious in the kitchen, heavy on the film, hustler of language,
devourer of culture. Pleaser and thank-you-er. Kinky romantic.
What I’m doing with my life
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Thoroughly enjoying it. Currently operating the computers and
contributing to their ability to operate us.
Previously in the Film/TV business, where I did a bunch of other
things. I was ace at carrying someone's dry cleaning, getting their
coffee PERFECT, and avoiding objects that were thrown at me.
Writing regularly when not doing the compooters during the
Travel as frequently as possible - upcoming: south of France;
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Bullshitting over drinks, cooking, making others feel good about
themselves, rapping in the shower/onstage, cursing, watching hours
of NBA basketball, making emotional first connections with
The first things people usually notice about me
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Frequently excited talker. Word wrangler.
Courteous and polite.
Keen on details.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Books - nonfiction - film books, theory or scandalous stories of
starlets all work great. Hip-hop books do just fine as well.
Crime and Punishment was my favorite book for a long time. Lolita
is it's own category because it kicks so much ass. I have a guilt
complex about not reading enough, so when I read a novel, I pick
some arduous classic as a form of penance.
Movies (general in life) - I'm a ginormous film nerd.
In the artsier realm - anything Chris Marker, Hitchcock, Claire
Denis, Bresson, Godard, Lynch, Mitzoguchi, etc... I also love old
Hollywood and movies where dudes blow shit up good for America or
Music: grew up on hip-hop but will listen to anything. Recently
Archie Shepp, Mixes I've made, Arthur Russell, Lea Bertucci,
Excepter, David Crosby, Run The Jewels, Bardo Pond, D'Angelo, The
Artifacts, Butthole Surfers, Converge.
Shows - The Wire, Seinfeld, Mad Men, Breaking Bad, The Office UK,
Louie, Veep, The Simpsons.
Food - Lots. All.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Sarcasm, hip-hop culture, drink, intimacy, FILM,
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
How weirded out I am by people who never play music outloud in
Plot synopses for unmade dream Nic Cage films.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
out unless I've been out too much and bed beckons.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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I have never seen the Lion King, but am totally open to rectifying
You should message me if
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You're a challenge seeking a challenger.
You're extremely passionate about film.
Physical activity is a must for you.
You enjoy debate.
You want to cook together.
If you're not born & bred in the US and A or have spent good
chunks of life outside it.
There are more flavors than vanilla.
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