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Gender MALE
Occupation Laborer
Location West Virginia, United States
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Introduction Whatever it is, I'm against it.
Interests Reading, writing, family, friends, science, atheism, religion, Scrabble.
Favorite Movies One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, Cool Hand Luke, Duck Soup, Horse Feathers, Lawrence of Arabia, Casablanca, Meet John Doe, Last of the Mohicans, Training Day, Mr. Roberts, 12 Angry Men, Alone in the Wilderness, The Treasure of the Sierra Madre, Animal House. Subject to revision.
Favorite Music All most anything, except most rap, most country, 99% of contemporary pop, American Idol contestants. Some favorites, Rush, John Prine, Bach, James McMurtry, Robert Earl Keen, Charlie Parker, Alison Krauss, Hank Williams, Miles Davis, Led Zeppelin, Chuck Berry, Buddy Holly. Subject to revision.
Favorite Books Selected Essays of Montaigne, A Prayer for Owen Meany by John Irving, Don Quixote by Cervantes, Best Loved Poems of the English Language edited/selected by Harold Bloom, Why Darwin Matters by Michael Shermer, The Science of Good and Evil by Michael Shermer, Nobody's Fool by Richard Russo, Big Bad Love by Larry Brown, The Pugilist at Rest by Thom Jones, The Road by Cormac McCarthy, Has Science Found God by Victor Stenger, The Dortmunder Novels and Stories by Donald E. Westlake, anything by Elmore Leonard, Evolution: What the Fossils Say and Why It Matters by Donald Prothero, The End of Faith by Sam Harris, The Portable Atheist edited by Christopher Hitchens, Henry the IV by William Shakespeare, Ava's Man by Rick Bragg, Arctic Dreams by Barry Lopez, The Accidental Tourist by Anne Tyler, How We Die by Sherwin B. Nuland, The Age of American Unreason by Susan Jacoby, Straight Man by Richard Russo, Winter: Notes from Montana by Rick Bass, I Hate to See that Evening Sun Go Down by William Gay. Subject to revision.