I'm a generally quiet, articulate, freethinking sapiosexual atheist. I dislike rules. I don't buy in to phony bullshit alpha male posturing. I value substance over style. I despise small talk -- if you're not up to digging deep, searching for meaning, or discussing ideas rather than people or events, you should probably move on.
Avoiding the plastic people that seem to pop up everywhere in this valley.
Caring for people in pain.
Rising from the ashes like the bird this shitty burg was named for.
I could write an entire treatise on music -- But the Cliff Notes read something like this: If it has a guitar in it, I'll give it a chance. Except for modern country music. That stuff will eat your soul.
How terrible it is to live in a country where everything fun, mind-opening, or even moderately unsafe is illegal. I'm no sheep, I don't need a shepherd.
Why police overreach isn't being addressed. Seriously, if you're a cop or you work with them, fuck off. You're little more than a jack-booted tool of the state and the privatized prison system.
Quantum Physics. No, I don't really understand it. Anyone who says they do is lying, even the physicists who spend their whole lives studying it don't completely understand it. I do marvel at the implications, though, and wonder how I can best use the truths about reality those implications reveal.
You know what 'inveterate' means, without Dictionary.com
You're interested in a guy that will give it to you straight, but actually understands how important tact is in meaningful communication.
You can have a conversation about something other than your religion, fashion, sports, or celebrities.
You can entertain a thought without embracing it.
You enjoy a dry, slightly wicked sense of humor.