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Hi, my name is Zak.
I'm fundamentally ridiculous, and although I often have a glower on
my face I'm probably just thinking about something silly.
I'm looking for someone basically great to alternately explore or
hide out from the world with. Hikes, adventures out exploring LA,
standup comedy and drinks with friends, balanced out by DVDs and
books, home cooked food, geeking out, and wonderful wonderful
Although I try not to take life more seriously than is necessary I
do value people who take care of each other and aren't stingy with
unnecessary kindness. Oooh, and I can neither snap nor whistle,
sorry if that's a deal breaker.
Other than that, what matters?
What I’m doing with my life
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Thinking about my two newborn nieces.
Working in television as a Post Production Supervisor.
Training for my second 10k.
Correcting my international travel deficiency.
Trying to figure out Vedic Math, not doing well.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Finding something to laugh about.
Kicking the crap out of a To-Do list.
Winning staring contests with dogs.
Surprisingly good at bear wrestling, I assume.
The first things people usually notice about me
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Probably whatever mistake I made getting dressed this particular
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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I'm a geek born and raised, but I love a wide variety.
MOVIES: The Good, The Bad, & The Ugly; The Incredibles; Coming
to America; Robocop; The Princess Bride; Thank You For Smoking;
Pan's Labyrinth; Sky High; Escape From New York; Big Trouble Little
China; about 2000 others, many of which don't even feature
BOOKS: Homicide; Devil In The White City; Ender's Game; Easy
Rawlins mysteries; Great Gatsby; Wheel of Time; Smiley's People;
Dune; IT; overly specific historical non-fiction; Grant Morrison,
Greg Rucka, Gail Simone, & assorted comic books. I'm usually
slowly working on a couple of books. I'm currently reading Wool,
and Chasing Aphrodite.
TV: Doctor Who; Firefly; The Wire; Three's Company; DC animated;
Parks & Rec; It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia; Northern
Exposure; Sherlock; The Shield; Like everyone my age about 20% of
my brain is shaped by The Simpsons.
MUSIC: My musical tastes are at least 10 years out of date. I love
Johnny Cash, The Ramones, They Might Be Giants, Nina Simone,
Journey, Queen, but am always open to being shown music from people
who are still alive.
PODCASTS: Savage Love; How Did This Get Made; Planet Money; Stuff
You Missed In History Class
The six things I could never do without
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-Tortilla chips & craft beer
-The feeling of being useful
-Old movies at the Egyptian
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
What to say to Batman when we meet
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Laughing over nonsense with friends, happily reading at home,
checking out some standup comedy, ruining a good recipe, or
working. These days, working.
You should message me if
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You are damn cool, even if no one else thinks so. If you have a
kick in your step and haven't quite given up on the world, give me
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