I like having intense conversations about almost everything. I like having bullshit conversations about almost everything too. Being a half black Jew has given me the luxury to be pretty crass about race. It's also given me the perspective to take that shit seriously. Being a human is really difficult and really beautiful in equal measure. And all of it is pretty funny. If you feel the same way, let's talk about it. I'm really good company. Promise.
-Dancing. Duh, cuz my dad's black.
-Being empathetic. Sometimes to my own detriment.
Movies: Apocalypse Now, Tree of Life, On the Waterfront, Persona, Blowup, Donnie Darko, The Third Man, Network, The Shining, Wet Hot American Summer, Holy Motors, Lost in Translation, The Deer Hunter, Old Boy (original), The Neverending Story, Layer Cake, Snatch, Jodorowsky's Dune. Any Kubrick, Ingmar Bergman, Kurosawa, Paul Thomas Anderson, and Coen Brothers. Music documentaries
TV: Cosmos, True Detective, Boardwalk Empire, The Wire, Mad Men, Game of Thrones, Portlandia, Curb, Louie (fucking brilliant), Broad City, The Joy of Painting with Bob Ross
Music: The White Stripes, Zeppelin, The Doors, Jimi Hendrix, Nirvana, Arcade Fire, Cold War Kids, Beck, Pink Floyd, Amy Winehouse, Beach House, Michael Jackson, Radiohead, early Black Keys (they were so good), Johnny Cash, Hank Williams, Deadweather, My Morning Jacket, Diplo (Major Lazer), LCD Soundsystem, Kanye, Run the Jewels, 90's Rap (Wu-tang, NAS, Biggie, Tribe, Outkast, Dre, Del, Gang Starr, ya know, the good stuff)
- This list is far from exhaustive, but my tastes are very eclectic. This will have to suffice as a sampling
-My record player
-Caffeine. It's addictive and it gets you high. How is this legal?
-Good bedding. I might have the world's most comfortable bed. And thats not meant to be suggestive, its just plain true.
-Community. I'm highly stimulated by genuine interaction.
-You want to talk about music and film for a really long time. You also want to see lots of movies and shows
-You're a modern type lady that initiates conversations with men
-You heart Neil deGrasse Tyson