R. Burnett Baker

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About me

Gender MALE
Occupation Narrative Photographer / Writer
Introduction Rick Burnett Baker currently is self-employed as a narrative photographer, and is a member of the National Press Photographer's Association (NPPA). Baker, a native Texan, is a graduate of State University of New York (Albany) with a BA in Asian Studies, (minor in classical Chinese literature), a Graduate Certificate in US Urban Policy, and a Masters (MRP) in Regional and Urban Planning, Third World. He has worked with a mining company in Honduras, with a civil engineering firm in Saudi Arabia, and traveled andworked throughout Southeast Asia, China, and Northern Africa with Halliburton for nearly a decade, based out of Singapore. During his years living in Singapore he was also known for his radio and television voice-over work. Baker returned to the US in 1985 to complete academic interests and continues to live in New York.
Favorite Movies Falling Down, Being There, Lord of the Rings, Network, Beetlejuice, To Kill a Mockingbird, James Garner movies, Cary Grant movies.
Favorite Music Earl Klugh, John Klemmer, Joni Mitchell, Manhattan Transfer, Singers Unlimited, Michael Franks, Janis Ian, Lyell Lovett, Randy Travis, Pink, The Black Eyed Peas, Missy Elliott, Sammy Davis Jr.
Favorite Books Seth Speaks, Unknown Reality Vols. 1/2, Selected Works of Lu Xun, Illusions, The Nature of the Psyche, Kicking the Sacred Cow, The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings Trilogy, Pilgrim At Tinker Creek, To Kill A Mockingbird, The Really Inconvenient Truths, Climate Confusion.

Do you believe that forks are evolved from spoons?

No. A spoon is a fork that has had too much to eat.