Shawn

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Gender MALE
Location Michigan, United States
Introduction I'm an outdoors and technology enthusiast and aspiring astrobiologist.
Interests Backpacking, hiking, music, my girlfriend, reading, playing with my dog.
Favorite Movies Princess Mononoke, Castle in the Sky, Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind, Star Wars (all but Episode II), Pirates of the Carribbean 1&2, The Lion King, Anchorman, A Clockwork Orange, Platoon, Full Metal Jacket, Sprited Away, Final Fantasy VII : Advent Children, Black Hawk Down, Singing In The Rain, Lord of the Rings (except for The Two Towers...), Hitchiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Caveman, Scary Movie (all of them) Fox and the Hound, Phantom of the Opera, Moulin Rouge, Apocalypse Now, Cowboy Bebop, Just Like Heaven, Jarhead, Hairspray, The Notebook, Big Fish, I Am Legend, Cloverfield, Across the Universe, 1408, 300, Stardust, Amelie, Donnie Darko, Origin: Spirits of the Past, Wrath of the Ninja, Idiocracy, Windtalkers, The Dark Knight, Marley and Me, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button...
Favorite Music Jack Johnson, Matt Costa, Andy McKee, Plain White T's, Mat Kearney, Bright Eyes, Death Cab For Cutie, Cute Is What We Aim For, Joe Hisaishi, Nobuo Uematsu, Yasunori Mitsuda, Elliot Morris, Evan and Jaron, Bach, Vivaldi, Beethoven, Saint-Saens, Brahms, Mahler, Imogene Heap, Jimmy Eat World, Keane, Snow Patrol, Three Days Grace, Modest Mouse, Paramore, Nickelcreek, The Decemberists, Pink Floyd, Yes, The Fray, Stephen Lynch, Ryan Cabrera, Switchfoot, Teddy Geiger, The Alan Parsons Project, The Postal Service, The Hush Sound, The Shins, Train, The Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Arcade Fire, Neil Young, Crosby Stills and Nash, Creedence Clearwater Revival, The Who, The Rolling Stones, Augustana, Shiny Toy Guns, David Bowie, The Police, David Gray, Damien Rice, Rufus Wainright, Elton John, Eric Clapton, Enrique Iglesias, La Oreja de Van Gogh, Jimi Hendrix, John Mayer, Jethro Tull, Josh Groban, Juanes, Kings of Leon, Lifehouse, Mana, Oasis, Ov7, Genesis, Phil Collins, Regina Spektor, Relient K, The Flaming Lips, Tracy Chapman, Valencia, Yellowcard, The Strokes, The Ramones, The Starting Line, Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Stray Light Run, Clay Aiken, The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, Howie Day, Daniel Powter, Gordon Lightfoot, The Early November, Eric Whitacre, HelloGoodbye, L'Arc en Ciel, Rilo Kiley, Ben Harper, The New Pornographers, Jack's Mannequin, Spoon, Iron and Wine, Bob Marley, Aleks Syntek, Joshua Radin, Enanitos Verdes, Mecano, Steffen Shackinger, Dave Matthews Band, Sungha Jung, The Morning Light, Jason Mraz, Owl City, Sea Wolf, Outlines, Coeur de pirate, Tycho, Ben Sollee, Alex and Sam, Led Zeppelin, Giraffes?Giraffes!, Tera Melos...
Favorite Books White Fang, Great Flying Stories, Catcher in the Rye, Watership Down, A Separate Peace, The Dark Tower Series, just about anything by Stephen King, Starship Troopers, Dune, Jarhead, The Dragonlance Series, The Chronicles of Narnia, Hitchiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Harry Potter, Temeraire, Life of Pi, Rolling Stone(I know it's a magazine, but I read it religiously), anything by Dean Koontz, Something Wicked This Way Comes, Eyes of the Dragon, Earth Abides, Anthem, 2001, 2010, 2060 and 3001: Space Odysses, Where The Red Fern Grows, The City and The Stars, Earthlight, Childhood's End, World War Z, The Zombie Survival Guide, Becoming a Visible Man, Lisey's Story...

When you open your eyes underwater, do you ever worry that you'll drown?

No, I like swimming. I've never been afraid of the water.