David

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About me

Gender MALE
Industry Technology
Occupation Software Developer
Location Massachusetts
Introduction I am a rock, I am an island. I am also 47. Time hurries on. Running off/on since 1974. Recent PRs: 5K 18:09, 5M 30:10, 4M 23:56, 10K 38:24, 11K 43:35, HM 1:26:43. Other Recent Races. Pondering marathon training, maybe try to BQ, blogging just to help keep me motivated, and mildly amused.
Interests Existence, Family, Reading, Running, Music, Hiking, Programming, Photography, Documentaries, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Red Wine, Palindromes, Juggling, Hood to Coast, Marathoning, Brights, Science, The Singularity, Evolution, Free Will, Determinism
Favorite Movies 2001: A Space Odyssey, My Dinner With Andre, Ordinary People, The Chosen, Lost in America, Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Manhatten, American Beauty, Fight Club, A Christmas Story, Lost in Translation, Empire of the Sun, It's a Wonderful Life, Adaptation, Mary Poppins, Amadeus, West Side Story, Koyaanisqatsi, The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe, Almost Famous, Dazed and Confused
Favorite Music Elliott Smith, Radiohead, REM, Portishead, Flaming Lips, Soundtrack of Our Lives, Grandaddy, Beck, Bjork, Cocteau Twins, Nick Drake, Simon & Garfunkel, Mogwai, Zero 7, Bob Dylan, David Bowie, Leo Kottke, T.Rex, Billie Holiday, Ledbelly, Tom Waits, American Music Club, The Who, Satie, Beethoven, Mozart, Bach, Messiean
Favorite Books The Blank Slate, The Selfish Gene, The Fabric of the Cosmos, Gödel Escher Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid, God is Not Great, Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Breaking the Spell, The God Delusion, The Tipping Point, Nonzero, Salinger, Freakonomics, How the Mind Works, Blink, The Poetry of Richard Nixon, The World is Flat, Updike (Rabbit ___), Salinger, Borges, Christopher Hitchens.

The squish of mud between your toes; how would you live your life as a frog?

Sit on a potato pan, Otis!