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My self-summary
**I'm actually 6'0". I shortened my details to weed out heightists that don't read profiles.**

My name is Dana and I am a very kind, relaxed, introspective, honors student, sensitive, award winning, and happysleepy guy.

Grew up in the Berkshires in New England.

I am very this:
But also not a statistic.

I'm like soy dream imitation ice cream - not at all what you want or are even looking for or worthwhile in general, but I probably won't upset your stomach.

The traits I most value in others are honesty, authenticity, and whatever the opposite of FOMO is.
What I’m doing with my life
Avoiding dairy.
I’m really good at
Never getting stressed or angry.

Being a wonderfully respectful city cyclist.

Building guitars from scratch (well, I built one -
The first things people usually notice about me
When I walk, I swing my left arm up when my left leg goes up and similarly with the right side.

(Not at all true but hopefully you just tried after reading that...and others saw you trying.)
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Books: House of Leaves, Perks of Being a Wallflower, Chuck Klosterman, Lizard Music, Prime Obsession (Derbyshire), Chaos (Gleick), Bill Simmon's The Big Book of Basketball, His Dark Materials, Saunders, Name of the Wind

Movies: Most Horror, Miyazaki, Without Limits, Inception, Enemy, Heathers, American Splendor & Movies that are very 1990s and/or about the American high school experience

Jams: Anything but pop, country, and that goddamn wagon wheel song:
Hot Water Music, The Lawrence Arms, Bayside, RX Bandits, The Replacements, The Descendents, Pedro The Lion, Ghostface, Converge, The Bronx, Elvis Costello, Built to Spill, The Smoking Popes, Jawbreaker, Lifetime, Stevie Wonder, Sam Cooke, Kylesa, Queen, Frank Turner, Polar Bear Club, The Menzingers, Baroness, Heartsounds, Mastodon, Kvelertak, The Flatliners, Guided by Voices, The Misfits, Cursive, Title Fight, Torche, Hella, Bad Religion, Bouncing Souls, Protest the Hero, Michael Jackson, Russian Circles, Deafheaven, Radiohead, Against Me!, Tegan and Sara
and my favorite song

Shows: Arrested Development, Freaks and Geeks, Twin Peaks, Adventure Time, Anything Sorkin, How It's Made, Rick and Morty, Game of Thrones, My So-Called Life, Dexter

Food: Saag Paneer, Coffee, Smoked Salmon, BEERS OF THE WORLD
The six things I could never do without
-Hot Saucerman Podcasts
-Ad block plus/uBlock/going hiking/anything to get the fuck away from advertising.
-The Starters
-Teamocil (for the intended and side effects)
I spend a lot of time thinking about
On a typical Friday night I am
Driving to Tahoe in the winter. Long runs after work other times of year.

Often knee-deep in nerdery with the 6 B's: boardgames, bulleit, beards, buds, bud, and beers
You should message me if doesn't immediately turn you off and you want to meet a real solid C+.
Probably a B- in some lucky circles.

You have definite opinions, but understand the rest of the world doesn't need to care.

You have more to say than the places you have lived/traveled to. Cities are more than just restaurants to you.

Looking for runners as well. Since competing all through highschool and NCAA and doing my independent training thing in my twenties, I've always wanted to share running with a significant other. Consider it a bonus, but not a dealbreaker.