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Overview

  • 76 References 47 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English; learning French, Japanese, Spanish
  • 31, Other
  • Member since 2010
  • English teacher
  • American University
  • No hometown listed
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

To get to know new walks of life, and to learn everything.

ABOUT ME

I am very conscientious of others. Easy going/laid back. A man of few words. I love cooking for people (and I'll eat anything once). Drinks and chit-chat are wonderful. I'm Atheist but love discussing religion. Love learning. Dive bars. Affinity for music and Art. Frequent the Met. Open minded. Logical. I don't smoke but I'm tolerant. I enjoy all music except country but i'm willing to listen if you think you can persuade me.

PHILOSOPHY

There is no free will (but we must act as if there were), cause and effect determines everything. Life is cyclic and we must experience as much as we can to enjoy it as fully as possible.

Life is Wonderful.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

I want to learn everything. I want to travel and experience the attitudes/lifestyles of differing people.

"Let us endeavour so to live that when we come to die, even the undertaker will be sorry."

-Mark Twain

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

I hosted over 100 people in about four months and had a wonderful time.

After traveling a year and a half, I can say i enjoy both aspects equally. It's interesting and wonderful, meeting new people.

I think I prefer hosting, but while I travel, I hope to couchsurf as much as possible to meet new and terrific people.

Interests

Philosophy, Physics, Law, Bare feet, music, art, Broadway/Operas, books, red wine, scotch, cooking, eating

  • arts
  • books
  • cooking
  • wine
  • red wine
  • beer
  • yoga
  • drinking
  • video games
  • board games
  • traveling
  • music
  • spelunking
  • scuba diving
  • snowboarding
  • atheism
  • languages
  • law
  • physics
  • religion
  • card games
  • dungeons and dragons

Music, Movies, and Books

Movies: But I'm a Cheerleader, Goofy Movie, Emperor's New Groove, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, The Princess Bride, Cabin Fever, Heathers, Miyazaki Movies, dr. Horribles singalong blog

Music: Billy Holiday, Louis Armstrong, The seatbelts, Tom Waits, Leonard Cohen, Outlandish, Yann Tierson, Yoko Kanno, Girl Talk, Sigur Ros, Julia Haltigan, Air, Trail of Dead, Atmosphere, Beatles, Elliott Smith, Explosions in the sky, Handsome Boy Modeling School, Lord Finesse, Mambo All-Stars, The Pillows, Radiohead

Books: Dante's Inferno, Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Importance of Being Earnest, Moliere, The Prince, Beyond Good and Evil, The Red and the Black

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Survived a three ton safe falling on me. And travelled alone to 26 countries starting with a bag a one way ticket and $300.

Teach, Learn, Share

I'm full of very random information, I'll teach anyone how to cook. I love to learn. I want to learn everything.

Scuba diving, knitting, better cooking, spelunking, surfing, snowboarding, languages, truly anything you can teach, I would like to learn.

Countries I’ve Visited

Aruba, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Cambodia, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, Singapore, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland, Thailand, United States, Vatican City State, Viet Nam, Virgin Islands, British, Virgin Islands, U.S.

Countries I’ve Lived In

United States

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