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My self-summary
Easygoing Creative Nerd Seeks Fun Impressive Woman

Also let's do hikes

Non-hike ideas:
Delicious pizza together?
Play some tennis?
Chit chat?
What I’m doing with my life
I currently work as a contractor for Yahoo, doing programming on their ads. But don't let this fool you. I'm not into ads.
Previously I worked on Facebook games for Disney, including their Pirates of the Caribbean game. B)
That's the job I moved to California for (in 2010), but they laid me off in late 2014. :(

I've also worked as a teacher and an artist. My dream life would be to design & program my own games, while also teaching kids to do the same.
I’m really good at
Tetris, drawing, painting, listening, programming, math, pull-ups, relaxing
The first things people usually notice about me
My hair keeps being somewhat red, even in modern times.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Snow Crash, Blink, The Tipping Point, So You've Been Publicly Shamed, Brain on Fire, Jane Eyre, The Hunger Games, American Psycho, Philip K. Dick's short stories

Books that are comics:
[current] - Saga, Paper Girls, Jem and the Holograms, Ms. Marvel
[older] - Ronin, The Dark Knight Returns, Chiggers, Scott Pilgrim, The Tale of One Bad Rat, Shortcomings, Persepolis, Indian Summer, G.I.Joe, The New Mutants, X-men, Crimson Empire, Y: The Last Man, Runaways, Strangers in Paradise, Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind, Akira, Appleseed, Maison Ikkoku, Yotsuba&!, Azumanga Daioh

Star Wars, The Empire Strikes Back, Return of the Jedi, The Muppet Movie, The Great Muppet Caper, Muppets Take Manhattan, Princess Mononoke, Spirited Away, Totoro, Kiki's Delivery Service, Whisper of the Heart, Spellbound, Wordplay, King of Kong, CodeGirl, Alice in Wonderland, The Sword in the Stone, Robin Hood, Aladdin, Wreck-It Ralph, The Girl Who Leapt Through Time, Summer Wars, Wolf Children, Sneakers, The Sound of Music, Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon, Man with a Movie Camera, Silver Linings Playbook

The Muppet Show, Fraggle Rock, Seinfeld, The Simpsons, Arrested Development, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, The L Word, Star Trek: The Next Generation, Batman: The Animated Series, Robotech, Cowboy Bebop, Outlaw Star, Neon Genesis Evangelion, Angel Beats, Planet Earth, other BBC documentary series

Stereolab, Mike Oldfield, Rush, Tangerine Dream, Au Revoir Simone, Grimes, The Dregs, Jenny Lewis, Best Coast, Nirvana, Underworld, Orbital, The Chemical Brothers, Tennis, Fever Ray, Camera Obscura, Talking Heads
Six things I could never do without
"Never say never" - Fievel, Henri, and the chorus of female pigeons
You should message me if
Sending me a message at all is a great start. I have a deep appreciation for women who are willing to start the conversation.

Other traits I like in women: height, intelligence, athleticism... basically anything that can be considered a super power

I've written explanations on lots of my match questions. I recommend reading some. I often go right to "Unacceptable Answers" myself. I promise everything is actually acceptable.
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