ben105
34 Astoria, United States
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My self-summary
Jovial, open-minded, ambitious, optimist, and loyal. Lived in Spain for a short time. Would love to find someone special to travel with.

ENFP, if you're into Myers-Briggs.

Can't live without spicy food.
What I’m doing with my life
Working in education. After surviving grad school, I'm hoping to finally write a screenplay.
I’m really good at
Planning trips on the cheap. I'm a volunteer travel agent for friends and family.
The first things people usually notice about me
My curly hair and that I'm usually smiling.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
This is better discussed in person, but here is my extremely long list.

Favorite TV shows:
The Daily Show, South Park, Mad Men, Breaking Bad, Star Trek: TNG, Real Time With Bill Maher, Strangers With Candy, Boardwalk Empire, Veep, True Detective, House of Cards, The Wire, Better Call Saul.

Favorite Movies:
Pulp Ficton, The Godfather, Once Upon a Time in America, South Park, Goodfellas, Casino, Fletch, V for Vendetta, American Gangster, Shawshank Redemption, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button.

Favorite Books/Podcasts/Writers
Harry Potter, Dan Savage, New York: A Novel, The Power Broker, Middlesex, and anything by Kurt Vonnegut, Daniel Silva and Amy and David Sedaris. I read a lot of non-fiction and biographies as well.

I like all kinds of music with the exception of country and can listen to anything from Bob Dylan to Radiohead.

I tend to read New York Magazine weekly and the New York Times daily.
The six things I could never do without
A Bike;
Books;
Really Dark Chocolate;
A Passport; and
Neat scotch.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
My next vacation and why people who have a lot to say don't vote.
On a typical Friday night I am
There is no such thing as a typical Friday night. I guess usually going out with friends or relaxing at home with a movie.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I have a soft spot for the G train. Also, I can order some dim sum dishes in Cantonese.
You should message me if
You're kind and love art, biking and good food found in odd places, such as hidden Asian restaurants. Also, if you are a fellow world traveler who loves NYC but believes that NYC is better appreciated with some time away.

Further, if you're looking for someone adventurous so you can delete your profile.
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