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About me

Gender Male
Industry Government
Occupation Politics (Fundraising, Research) and Policy (Legislative Analyst [Appropriations and Central Asia Oil and History])
Location Los Angeles, California, United States
Introduction A Politico on Pause; A Writer wandering in the West by the Ocean. Posting about rebooting myself.
Interests National politics, California Politics, News, Publishing, Elections -- Past and future, L.A. Clubs, DC Bars, NYC Restaurants, Technological Sigularity, Doctor Who, Marvel Comics (X-Men, Avengers, What If?)
Favorite Movies Lawrence of Arabia, Fight Club, The Matrix, 12 Monkeys, Donnie Darko, Star Wars, I Claudius, The Usual Suspects, Firefly/Serenity, Southland Tales, Batman (1989), Batman Returns, The Dark Knight Trilogy, Inception, Book of Eli, The Man with No Name Trilogy (Clint Eastwood)
Favorite Music Jazz, Blues, techno, Goth Rock, 70's Disco, 80's New Wave and a touch of Jimmy Buffett
Favorite Books The Dark Tower, In the Arena by Richard Nixon, Albert Camus, Michael Connolly, The Last Lion (both Volumes), The Ambition and the Power, Berlin Noir by Philip Kerr, Charles Stross, Jeff Somers' Avery Cates Series, William Gibson's Sprawl and Bridge Series, Charles Stross