Max II

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Gender MALE
Industry Sports or Recreation
Occupation Brazilian Jiu Jitsu instuctor
Location Portland, ME, United States
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Introduction A biologist who turned into a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu coach and black belt. I have been lucky enough to train with a variety of great coaches, sensei and teammates. Of note, Marcello Monteiro, in Indianapolis Indiana. Jay Jack of Portland Maine, and Eduardo Benjamin of Bangor Maine. I am interested in Evolutionary biology, ecology and conservation.
Interests Books, movies, Evolution, Ecology, hiking, camping Brazilian Jiu-Jiu-Jitsu, Thai Boxing, MMA, music
Favorite Movies Ah, this is a tough question..., The Seven Samurai, Unforgiven, The Lord Of the Rings Movies, The Original Star Wars Trilogy, Lost in Translation, Predator, X-men 2, Spider-man 1-2, Drunken Master 2, Die Hard, Dodgeball, Red River, The Thing (Hawks), Chasing Amy, Silence of the Lambs, The Heist, Spartan, Ronin, Heat, Fried Green Tomatos, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Jaws, Stand By Me, Tombstone
Favorite Music I think I am in love with Ani Difranco. Suzanne Vega too. Bruce Springsteen, Dar Williams, Adam Green, Ray LaMontagne, U2, The Police, Indigo Girls, Johnny Cash, Tom Waits, Lyle Lovett, Lucinda Williams, Billy Bragg, Billy Pilgrim, Bob Dylan, Erin Mekeown, Michelle Shocked, sting, Brownie McGhee and Sonny Terry
Favorite Books It by Stephen King, Cosmos, The Demon Haunted World, Billions and Billions, all by Carl Sagan, The Blind Watchmaker, The Extended Phenotype, The Ancestor's tale, all by Richard Dawkins, Monster of God, by David Quammen, The Blank Slate by Steven Pinker, Journey to the Ants by EO Wilson, The Masked Bobwhite Rides Again, The Triumph of Sociobiology both by John Alcock, The Lord of the Rings, by JRR Tolkien, the Harry Potter Books JK Rowling, The Talisman, The Dark Tower Series, Everything's Eventual all by Stephen King, Frannie and Zoe by JD Salinger

When you spilled the milk, did it look like the moon?