Dave Singleton

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About me

Gender MALE
Industry Communications or Media
Occupation Publishing - Marketer and Writer
Location Washington, D.C., United States
Introduction For the last twenty years, I've been a marketer and researcher in the publishing industry as well as a freelance writer. I've written two books: The Mandates: 25 Real Rules for Successful Gay Dating and Behind Every Great Woman There's a Fabulous Gay Man: Advice from a Guy Who Gives It to You Straight. I am a regular columnist for MSN and Match.com, and a freelance contributor to websites, magazines and newspapers. My focuses are dating and relationships, LGBT issues, and pop culture. My website is www.davesingleton.com. Questions or ideas for a column? Send them to dave@davesingleton.com. All writing on this website © Dave Singleton 2009.
Interests Lots of interests but right now I like to workout, write and spend time with friends, not necessarily in that order. All aspects of pop culture, especially since I am taking toxic celebrity culture in 2007. Want to read and share your thoughts about toxic celebrities? Some of my favorites out there in my life and the pop-culture-o-sphere: Marianne Williamson, Jan Horner, Comedy Legend Cathleen Rittereiser, Larry King, John Murtha, Jimmy Carter, Thomas Jefferson, Jim Hall, Bugs Bunny, Carrie Fisher, Shirley Maclaine, Elton John, Mike Nichols, The cast of Nip Tuck, Oprah, Madonna, Princess Diana, and whoever is featured in OK! this week.
Favorite Movies Rich and Famous, Jagged Edge, Silence of the Lambs, Cabaret, Best in Show, Parting Glances, Jagged Edge, What's Up Doc, Match Point, The Sound of Music, anything by Robert Altman
Favorite Music Eclectic tastes that veer toward Pop: Pet Shop Boys, Goo Goo Dolls, Madonna, Linda Eder, Trance/Lounge, k.d. lang, Trisha Yearwood, U2
Favorite Books Anything by David Sedaris, David Rakoff, Marianne Williamson, Jon Stewart, Carrie Fisher, Michael Chabon.

You've successfully slain the dragon! How will you toast your marshmallows?

I have no idea why Blogger asks stupid questions about marshmallows. I can't get rid of their dumb question, however. More to the point, what do you love or hate most about celebrity culture?