Originally from ChIcago. Been living in Oakland for last 4-5 years. Work for a Biotech company in SSF.
Work in Biotech/Pharmaceuticals industry. Majored in Sociology and minored in Psychology and History, then went to grad school for Sociology, so kind of weird that I ended up in Biotech/Pharma.
Being a smart ass
Using verbs to start sentences.
Movies: Raising Arizona, The Big Lebowski, The Hudsucker Proxy, Burn After Reading, Intolerable Cruelty, Fargo, Oh Brother, Where Art Though?, The Ladykillers, etc. Also love: I Heart Huckabee, Drowning Mona, Monty Python, Anchor Man, The Marx Brothers, Dial M for Murder, Small Time Crooks, Annie Hall, Deconstructing Harry, Bananas, Take the Money and Run, Naked Guns, Airplane, Bob Roberts, Stripes, Brain Candy, Cadyshack, Spies Like Us, Capitalism: A Love Story
TV: Arrested Development, Silicon Valley, Real Time with Bill Maher, Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore, The Simpsons, South Park, The Daily Show, The Colbert Report, Futurama, SNL, The Office, Dream On, It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, NFL Football (Bears Fan) etc.
Music: Zappa, Beatles, Stones, Floyd, King Crimson, Jethro Tull, Gentle Giant, Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, B.B. King, The Jeff Beck Group, Dear Tick, Grizzly Bear, Devendra Banhart, Beck, Billy Joel, Snoop Dog, Dr Dre, Ice Cube, Cypress Hill, Early Waylon Jennings, Traffic, Buddy Holly, Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, Dave Brubeck, Miles Davis, Duke Ellington, Wes Montgomery, Thelonious Monk, Phish, The Grateful Dead, Clapton, Blind Faith, T. Rex, Donovan, String Cheese Incident, Keller Williams, Leftover Salmon, Bob Dylan, The Allman Brothers, Talking Heads, Guns N Roses, Chet Atkins, Patsy Cline, Billie Holiday, The Doors, Louis Armstrong, Moby Grape, Carmen McRae, Local Natives, Theresa Anderson, Blitzen Trapper, Roy Hargrove, Leadbelly, Elizabeth Cotton, Bill Frisell, Les Paul, Charlie Parker, Early Genesis (when Peter Gabriel was lead singer/writer), Fats Waller, Bob Marley, Jamiroquai, Marvin Gaye, Prince, Anthony Hamilton, Gill Landry, etc.
Food: Love all kinds of different food including: Chinese, Thai, Italian, Greek, Steak, Chicago Style Thick Crust Pizza, Salmon, Tuna, green beans, balsamic dressing etc.
An assortment of other random and goofy shit.
Note: Not really much of a dancer. Just being goofy and referencing a Grateful Dead cover.
Really depends. Sometimes just feel like relaxing at my place and watch a movie or listen to music. But also enjoy going out to a bar for a few drinks and possibly some live music.
I play guitar, so sometimes just want to stay in and play some music. Always looking to jam with other people, so drop me a line if you want to play some music.