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About me

Gender MALE
Industry Communications or Media
Occupation Journalist. Media consultant.
Location United States
Interests International affairs, politics, world history, art history, foreign travel, media studies, conventional and alternative energy, film, wine, James Bond martinis made with Plymouth Gin, Bustelo Cool, Manhattan, Miami Beach, Tel Aviv.
Favorite Movies All Wes Anderson movies, Shanghai Express, Casablanca, The Maltese Falcon, The Treasure of the Sierra Madre, African Queen, A Face in the Crowd, The Thin Man, North by Northwest, To Catch a Thief, Exodus, Eminent Domain, From Russia with Love, Our Man in Havana, Topkapi, The Prize, The Hustler, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Hear My Song, Come Blow Your Horn, Breathless, Borsalino, Stavisky, the Garden of the Finzi-Continis, Defiance, Sallah Shabati, The Band's Visit, The Godfather, Goodfellas, Casino, Mean Streets, The Manchurian Candidate (1962), Dr. Strangelove, Seven Days in May, Mephisto, Indochine, Mr. Klein (Monsieur Klein), Auntie Mame, A Touch of Larceny, The Italian Job (1969), The Mouse that Roared, The Pink Panther (1963), The Pink Panther Strikes AGain, Seven Samurai, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Tombstone, Around the World in 80 Days (1956), Journey to the Center of the Earth (1959), The Man Who Would Be King, The Thomas Crown Affair (1968), The Talented Mr. Ripley, King Kong (1933). Z (1969).
Favorite Music World Music, Jazz, Electronica, Popular American Standards.
Favorite Books Man's Fate by Andre Malraux, The Tragedy of the Chinese Revolution by Harold Isaacs, Politics Among Nations by Hans J. Morgenthau, The Foreign Correspondent (and all novels written) by Alan Furst.