Mike

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Gender MALE
Industry Chemicals
Occupation Shaper of Worlds
Location Durham's Business Centre, Ontario, Canada
Interests Scottish Banking, Rupert Murdoch, Benjamin Disraeli, the Suez Canal (the canal itself, not the crisis associated with it), Clementine Churchill, Cane Toads, Shays' Rebellion, Merv Griffin, Superstring Theory, the Teapot Dome Scandal
Favorite Movies Peep Show, That Mitchell and Webb Look, Intelligence, Rome, Arrested Development, DaVinci's Inquest, The Newsroom, DaVinci's City Hall, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Band of Brothers, old Simpsons, The Lawrence Welk Show, Daily Show, The Colbert Report, Mr. Ed, My Mother the Car, McHale's Navy, The Office (Both of 'em), Extras, Battlestar Galactica and, yes, Heroes
Favorite Music Old stuff. Stuff you wouldn't know or like, such as, Al Hirt, Artie Shaw, Astrud Gilberto, Bernard Herrmann, Bert Kaempfert, The D'Urbervilles, Chet Atkins, David Arnold, John Barry, Cannonball Adderley, Doc Severinson, Count Basie, Dean Martin, Earl Bostic, John Williams, Esquivel!, Frank Sinatra, Garbage, Goldfrapp, Herb Alpert, Henry Mancini, Jackie Gleason, Lalo Schifrin, Lawrence Welk, Leroy Holmes, Les Baxter, Mantovani, Michael Giacchino, Ray Anthony, Ray Conniff, Shostakovich, Stan Getz, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Hugo Montenegro, Walter Wanderley, Wes Montgomery, Zoot Sims, Billy Vaughn
Favorite Books The African Safari Papers, 1984, The Onion: Our Dumb Century, The Difference Engine, Assassination Vacation