Generalmusic, movies, cooking, video, travel, interweaving random ideas and non sequiturs into a conversation, languages, absinthe, accents, dialects, historical courtisanerie, molecular gastronomy, spicy food, stinky cheese, smoky scotch, tea, raw fish, noodle soup, guacamole, the post-imperial third world, frequent flier programs, office lottery pools, helping my talented friends become famous, taking over the world
Moviesanything by Quiz Bowl, F for Fake, Back to the Future, Man Bites Dog, La Haine, Big, Unmade Beds, Stop Making Sense, Dangerous Liaisons, Saragossa Manuscript, Terminator 1 & 2, A Bout de Souffle, Labyrinth, The Making of Michael Jackson's Thriller, Royal Tennenbaums, Indiana Jones, Dog Day Afternoon, Some Like it Hot, Human Traffic, Persepolis, Z, Splash, Beijing Bicycle, Y Tu Mama Tambien, Trainspotting, Cidade de Deus, History of the World Part I, So I Married An Axe Murder, Shaun of the Dead, Gattaca, Mannequin (actually, just the theme song), any film with synchronized swimming in it, video art in the style of Bill Viola, Nam Jun Paik, Funki Porcini, etc...animation by William Kentridge, couldn't say his full lengths go in my favorites category, but I can say that Michel Gondry is my hero
TelevisionThe Daily Show with Jon Stewart--I kinda have a thing for Stephen Colbert, too, Arrested Development, Charlie Rose, Iron Chef (Japan), Family Guy, Soul Train (especially late 70s/early 80s reruns), Amazing Race, Boondocks, In Living Color, Spaced, League of Gentlemen, AquaTeen, Alton Brown, Antiques Roadshow--aka the most gangsta program on tv, Globetrekker, Reading Rainbow, Square One Television, House of Cosbys, Night Court, Quantum Leap, Peep Show, the "Visions of:" PBS series, The Maxx, The Tick, Takalani Sesame, The Critic...I'd watch more tv if it weren't for the fact that I'm so busy and had no cable. No, I am not at all above watching TV. Sorry.
Booksnon-fiction, sometimes fiction, definitely not self-help or Celestine Prophecy
Heroesanyone with enough nerve to rock out on a New York City dancefloor...and my parents....and my friends....and Michel Gondry....and Steve Reich...Orson Welles....and Ferran Adria...and....E-40--of course!
- Jan 13, 2009 11:30 PM The Ultimate in Spinelessness
- Dec 2, 2008 3:05 PM Vote for Cuba Cinco!
- Feb 25, 2008 6:47 AM another one about health insurance
- Feb 24, 2008 10:15 AM California gives a nice f you to a shady healthcare practice
- Feb 19, 2008 11:33 PM Sensitivity Training just got blogged
About me:i'm crass as fuck, but have the table manners of a french aristocrat.
if you have asian sluts in your top friends list i will deny your friend request.
if you are a slut of any kind i will also deny your friend request.
i'm not really divorced, but "none of your business" is not in Myspace's relationship status options
Who I'd like to meet:Bon vivants, Renaissance men and grounded people who can carry a conversation. Genuinely nice people who are slightly angry at the world.
- Status: Divorced
- Here for: Networking, Friends
- Hometown: South Yay
- Zodiac Sign: Gemini
- Children: Someday
- Smoke: No
- Education: College graduate
- Occupation: Amish rave DJ
New York University
1998 to 2002
- New York,New York
- Graduated: 2002
- Student status: Alumni
- Degree: Bachelor's Degree
- Major: Linguistics & French
- Minor: Cinema Studies
- Clubs: Lunatarium, and many others that are now defunct--thanks, giuliani
St Francis High School
1994 to 1998
- Mountain View,California
- Graduated: 1998
- Student status: Alumni
- Clubs: too young for most, so i went to warehouses instead. Eklectic thursdays at Rico's Loft (RIP) is the only under 21 club night of that era worth mentioning...ok, Popscene at 330 Ritch was pretty fun, too
Quiz Bowl Productions
Feb 07 - present
- Brooklyn, NY US
- Team Captain/Owner
June 2008 - present
- New York, NY US
- Senior Producer
April 2007-May 2008
- Brooklyn, NY US
theDanger (formerly Complacent): Collaborator/co-Conspirator | Lunatarium: Promotional Director | Tour Managed various NYC artists in France | done it all, but am partial to events in warehouses, lofts, rooftops and subway trains.
BlackBook List: Jet Set Edition 2007 The Best of Europe, Paris section: Contributor | trashmenagerie.com: contributor | my.RichFX.com: Technical Writer | cooljunkie.com: Interview with Ming&FS
Quiz Bowl Productions: Exec Producer (Clients include: Area/Code, Downtown Records, Jazz Foundation of America, Modeselektor/BPitch Control) | MTV/VH1/MTV2: Production Coordinator/Associate/Assistant