"Lifetime learner" - sans irony. Obsessive listener of Radiolab. I SOAK UP data and I think the kinship of curiosity is the best of kinships. Audiophile, cinephile, bibliophile. I'm pretty ruthless at
I wish somebody would give me a tarot reading.
Just the other day: The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle
Eternal Sunshine, A Serious Man (the Coens in general), Firefly, Mad Men, Mad Men, Mad Men, Up in the Air, Rocky Horror, Doctor Who, All the Real Girls, Waking Life, Royal Tenenbaums, Game of Thrones, Weeds, Moon, Pulp Fiction, King's Speech, Black Swan, Princess Mononoke, True Detective, Vikings, The Americans, Orange is the New Black, The Wire, Boyhood, Louie, The Grand Budapest Hotel, Black Mirror, There Will Be Blood, The Great Beauty, The Double
Like, yesterday: Best of Enemies. Watching Gore Vidal duke it out with William F. Buckley, Jr. is like modern politics in a microcosm. It will hurt your heart, though.
Wolf Parade, Sufjan Stevens, Radiohead, Crystal Castles, Black Keys, Guided by Voices, Built to Spill, Beirut, Band of Horses, Arcade Fire, Das Racist, the Decemberists, Modest Mouse, Andrew Bird, Thao Nguyen, the Velvet Underground, Courtney Barnett, Wu-Tang Clan, Big Boi, Kanye West, Yuck, Pixies, Vampire Weekend, Songs: Ohia, Ryan Adams, Cults, Sleigh Bells, Weezer, Wilco, Neutral Milk Hotel, CHVRCHES, Purity Ring, My Morning Jacket, Django Reinhardt, Glenn Miller Orchestra, Billie Holiday, Bon Iver, RJD2, Mickey Mouse Operation, Fleet Foxes, Yo La Tengo, Shearwater, Okkervil River
These days: We'll miss you, Starman.
Games: Game of Thrones: The Board Game, Settlers of Catan, Codenames, Arkham Horror, Pandemic: Legacy, Towerfall: Ascension, Munchkin,The Jackbox Party Pack, Videoball, Rainbow 6: Siege, Red Orchestra 2, 80 Days, Paperback, Fallout, Total War: Rome 2
I hear I make a mean salsa, if you want to drink a lot of milk and get hospitalized for internal bleeding.
You may have caught me visiting you and (if you're lucky!) liking you. I don't mean anything by it, trust. Just like seeing the world and all the people in it from the comfort of my office.
But, anyways, message me if you want to talk Infinite Jest, Mad Men, the Appalachians my sweet mountain home, the presidential tenure of Woodrow Wilson, Radiolab, or game theory. Message if you want to come over and play Catan or even more serious fare, or help us reinstate our pub trivia team. (We met all our best friends on here.) Message me or lyssalectro if you kiss both boys AND girls and wanna practice on us, because we're all about that, personally. And especially if you answer B and C, because we'd be over the moon.
Actually, message me, probably, because she uninstalled the app and I'll be damned if she ever opens her laptop.
Otherwise we can probably just admire each other from a distance.