Ben

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About me

Gender MALE
Location Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Introduction I was a geologist. Now I'm a computer nerd. Luckily nerds are the new hotness. Lately I've returned to being "athletic", focussing on triathlons. My first post will give you some idea of why I'm doing this.
Interests Films, Fitness, Geology, Macintosh, Swimming, Science Fiction, Music, Nature, Photography, Politics, Popular Culture, Triathlon, Formula One
Favorite Movies 2001: A Space Odyssey, Adaptation, After Hours, Amelie, Babette's Feast, The Bicycle Thief, Blade Runner, Brazil, Brokeback Mountain, Dr. Strangelove, The Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Fargo, Ferris Bueller's Day Off, A History of Violence, L.A. Confidential, Memento, Monty Python's Life of Brian, The Princess Bride, Raising Arizona, Saving Private Ryan, THX 1138, Toy Story, The Truman Show
Favorite Music Art of Noise, Annie Lennox, Cake, The Cure, Coldplay, Depeche Mode, Elvis Costello, Dire Straits, The Grapes of Wrath, The Happy Mondays, Jesse Cook, Joe Jackson, Lowest of the Low, Moxy Fruvous, Midnight Oil, Moby, Peter Gabriel, Peter Murphy, The New Pornographers, The Pixies, The Proclaimers, Pukka Orchestra, R.E.M., Rheostatics, Sarah McLachlan, Split Enz, The Talking Heads, The The, They Might Be Giants, U2, World Party
Favorite Books Brave New World, the curious incident of the dog in the night-time, The Diamond Age, Don Quixote, The Handmaid's Tale, Heart of Darkness, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Huckleberry Finn, To Kill A Mockingbird, The Map That Changed The World, Neuromancer, Ringworld, A Short History of Progress, Three Men in a Boat

When you open your eyes underwater, do you ever worry that you'll drown?

No, a couple of blinks and I've adjusted. Baby, I'm a SCUBA diver!