Update. I haven't been on here in quite a while! I now have a primary Christopherson2 who I love very much.
I am polite, inquisitive, and mentally androgynous
non-fiction book going. I always want to be learning. My favorite
book is Nocturnal Man-made Trees by Kiyoaki Toyohara. It's a
book of poetry written by a troubled Japanese youth. Its
publication and translation into English were the award of a poetry
Some of my other favorite books: the Moral Animal, How the
Mind Works, Middlesex
Some of my favorite authors: Steven Pinker, Richard
Dawkins, Kurt Vonnegut, Chuck Palahniuk, Augusten
Burroughs, Neil Gaiman
In movies I tend to go for the visually stunning. One of my favorite
directors is Wong Kar-Wai (2046, In the Mood for Love, Chungking Express, Fallen Angels).
Some other favorite movies: Baraka, City of Lost Children,
Amelie, Rosencrantz & Guildenstern are Dead, Leon,
Bottlerocket, Brick, Singin' in the Rain, Blade Runner, Fifth Element, Hero, Fight Club, Breakfast at Tiffany's, Spellbound (Hitchcock)
I don't have a television, but I am addicted to TEDtalks... and now that I have Netflix I watch a lot of documentaries.
Some of my favorite musicians: Amon Tobin, Aphex Twin,
Autour de Lucie, Bjork, DJ Krush, Massive Attack
(especially Mezzanine), Muse, Portishead, Assemblage 23, Beats Antique, Clearlake, Dead Can Dance, Delerium, Dresden Dolls, Endif, Florence & the Machine, Gogol Bordello, Goldfrapp, Gorillaz, Halou, Juno Reactor, Kate Nash, Klute, Liz Phair, Loop!station, Neotropic, Nine Inch Nails, the Smiths, Regina Spektor, Tipper, Trentemoller, Wolfsheim, Wumpscut.
My favorite consumables: dark chocolate (especially spicy/salted varieties, or with caramel or almonds), tea (oolongs, pu-erhs, senchas), coffee, garlic, cream cheese, sourdough toast, scrambles & omelets, breakfast sandwiches, cheese, hot sauce, thai curries, mint chocolate chip ice cream, coconut milk ice cream, whiskey/scotch, super veggie burritos (yes, I'm veggie).
you want to have a discussion/debate on some interesting topic.
you want to watch documentaries with me. Let's learn!
you have great ideas for adventures.
you want to go out dancing at a goth club.
you are pretty (I collect pretty people. It is nice to have eye-candy around)
... and you won't be offended if I don't reply. I am truly terrible about getting back to people. I am much better at socializing in person, but getting there is a real trick.