Matthew S. Urdan

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Gender Male
Location River City, USA
Introduction Born and raised in Detroit, I lived in Michigan the first 35 years of my life until work relocated me and I began my exile. I long for the coast of Northwest Michigan and the towns of Charlevoix, Petoskey, and Traverse City...known collectively in Detroit as "Up North" and the Murdick's Fudge and Green Rivers from my younger days.
Interests Whitewater Rafting, Travel, Michigan, Reading, Writing, Great Food, Music, and Great Movies
Favorite Movies Schindler's List, Braveheart, Titanic, Moulin Rouge, The Lord of the Rings Trilogy, Star Wars, Munich, L.A. Confidential, Shakespeare In Love, Saving Private Ryan, Chocolat, Cinderella Man, Gladiator, The Incredibles, Kill Bill V.1, Kill Bill V.2., Finding Neverland, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Batman Begins, American Psycho, The New World, Dances With Wolves, The Man Without A Face, Grease, The Sound of Music, Lost Horizon, American Beauty
Favorite Music ABBA, The Beatles, The Carpenters, Eagles, England Dan and John Ford Coley, Enya, Fleetwood Mac, Heart, Faith Hill, Kansas, Tim McGraw, Madonna, Olivia Newton-John, Stevie Nicks, The Alan Parsons Project, Pink Floyd, REO Speedwagon, Carly Simon, James Taylor and assorted movie soundtracks from the composers: James Horner, John Williams, Ennio Morricone, Mark Isham, Alan Silvestri, Jerry Goldsmith and Alexander Courage; plus the works of Dvorak, Sibelius, Bach, Chopin, and Rodrigo
Favorite Books We Were The Mulvaneys, The Dragonriders of Pern, The Chronicles of Thomas Covenant, The Lord of the Rings, The Falls, Crime and Punishment, Fahrenheit 451, Huck Finn, The Lords of Discipline, The Prince of Tides, Into Thin Air, Courting the Diamond Sow, Paradise Lost, 1984, Brave New World, The Andromeda Strain, Z for Zachariah, Charlotte's Web, The Trumpet of the Swan, One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish, Where The Wild Things Are

What reason do you have to believe the earth is flat?

Absolutely none. If the earth was flat, I probably wouldn't have spun out of control and almost rolled off of the side of it in Alaska.