Music: From Marina and the Diamonds to The Eagles.
Shows: From Master of None to Neon Genesis Evangelion.
Movies: From Ex Machina to Blazing Saddles.
Like-minded companions. No, we don't have to agree on everything, but we SHOULD agree on the important things. Black Lives Matter, and that is non-negotiable.
Commercial flight privileges. That I can fly standby back home, to NYC, to California, and to just about anywhere else is priceless.
Vibrant food scenes. I've discovered that Chicago has a lot to offer in the realm of tasty meals.
Smartphones. Yes, I'm one of those annoying people who is buried in his cellphone while on the train. I make no apologies. Our phones are infinitely useful.
Support. This world is cruel, and we need to have each other's backs.
Also, where I fit on the monogamy-polyamory spectrum.
You know where the best chicken parmesan sandwiches and tacos can be found in Chicagoland.
You find Esperanza Spalding as dreamy as I do.