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My self-summary
I'm a wanderer at heart. Sometimes overly ambitious. Constantly in search of people who can teach me things. Chilled out but craving intensity. Politically left. Heteronormativity is gross.

Before last year I was an INTP; now I've become more judgmental, apparently.
What I’m doing with my life
I'm a humanities academic who teaches cinema classes and writes media history. You might see me reading on the bus or a dingy bar, or staring at a blank word document in a coffee shop.

Watching both pretentious and not pretentious movies
Perfecting whiskey drinks
Practicing bivalent breathing
The occasional show
Talking about apocalypse planning
I’m really good at
being oblivious
The first things people usually notice about me
I'm probs not paying attention to what is going on in my immediate environment. (see above)
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Books I'm reading right now: Octavia Butler, Parable of the Talents, Michel Foucault, The Courage of Truth. I also like Maxine Hong Kingston, Arundhati Roy, Will Faulkner, and Henry James. And theorists. Lots of theorists.

I have a snobby taste in movies: Red Desert, La Chinoise, Breathless, 世界/The World, Stranger in Paradise, Vive L'amour, Bicycle Thief, Yellow Earth, Happy Together, Xala, 2 to 3 things I know about her. I also watch other movies, like anything besides for for Transformers.

Television: TWIN PEAKS!! I'm a very sporadic television viewer. Other shows I have been into at certain points in my life/am currently watching: Turn, The People vs. O.J. Simpson, Mr. Robot, Sense 8, The X-Files, Battlestar Galactica, Dollhouse.

My itunes collection stopped growing sometime in 2006, so here's what I got: modest mouse, 2pac, m.i.a., Nas, NoFX, blink 182, atmosphere, the roots, the fugees, lauryn hill, wilco, lupe fiasco, denizen kane, typical cats, beatles, ani difranco, amy winehouse, lady gaga, some others, I'm kind of out of the loop, but I do love music I swear. (addendum: like everyone else I care about, I'm in love with Kendrick Lamar's new album).

Food: I'm riding the fancy ramen bandwagon at the moment. Other foods are acceptable too.
Six things I could never do without
French philosophy
Dreams (and their interpretation)
I spend a lot of time thinking about
when politics becomes obscenity

and cat videos...
On a typical Friday night I am
watching a movie and/or writing, but most likely drinking
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
That I've been on pedal pub.
You should message me if
1. you've read this far
2. you think you're cooler than sliced bread
3. (this) normalcy bothers you
The two of us