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Máté Toth

Budaors, Pest, Hungary

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Overview

  • 6 Positive References
  • Fluent in English, Hungarian; learning Italian
  • 30, Male
  • Member since 2011
  • No occupation listed
  • phd dropout
  • From Budaors, Hungary
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

mehh

ABOUT ME

kind of a monkey
studied/working in artificial intelligence, and putting my nose into lots of other stuff :))

PHILOSOPHY

Rationality is overrated, I want to be happy within my skin, with my innards.

Why I'm on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

Here and there.

Interests

Generally I'm one of those whoe believe we are really out of touch who we are, that the circumstances we are living in with civilization are wrong and should be changed. Not with going back, but incorporating ideas what not we just know instictively but can see in "primitive" societies, anthropology studies, so on.

I believe that anarchism and other similar bottom-up organizing principles can bring us closer to these more human-optimal conditions, more egualitarian societies, more free-time/self-expression, of course more everything :))

For practical animalistic tendencies I really like contact improvisation (this is a kind of dance, play with weight and so on..), authentic movement, doing improv-drama, Laing like psychology, talking withou doing :) these kind of things.. the guy is a proto-crackpot :)

Music, Movies & Books

some books:
Taleb: Black Swan, Brin: The Postman,Updike: Rabbit Redux,Kokoschka: My Life,Ottlik: School on the Frontier,Mate: Realm of Hungry Ghosts, Ryan: Sex at Dawn, Graeber etc..
some films:
Children of Men, Donnie Darko, Reprise, The Thin Red Line, Fucking Amal, The Fountain, Requiem for a Dream, Barry Lyndon, Beginners, Robot and Frank, Leon, Amadeus, Full Metal Jacket, Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner, Hurt Locker, Borgman, Alien 3 ..
some paintings:
LOVE GIGER
some music:
I like "organically changing repetative music":
Toe, Ratatat,Nyman, Delicate Steve, Clint Mansell, Bach

One Amazing Thing I've Done

Making in and escaping from Charle-Roi airport during a highly unexpected, very heavy snowfall (buses left cross-slided on the roads). The pathetic poem describing the glorious escape .. well it's so bad better left in the drawer :)

but grouping, forming, bribing, chasing, running, hoping and made it.

Countries I've Visited

Austria, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Italy, Romania, Slovakia, Sweden

Countries I've Lived In

Belgium, Hungary, United Kingdom

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