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Height:  6'4" Weight:  225 lbs. Alumni Status:  1997
Location:  Between Washington & Waynesburg, PA Favorite Baseball Team:  Pirates. Is this the year? Yes it is!
Natural Enemies:  Miami Hurricanes (forever evil), BC, the Baltimore Ravens, cheaters, and quitters.

Athletic Ability: Many years of basketball--my greatest skill was the ability to jump into a brick wall, head-first, and not get hurt. Of course, that's not the case any more,

15 rotten and 3 spectacular holes of golf...

Does poker playing count as a sport?


Sartorial Style: Polo, khakis, and jeans

Favorite Beverage and Consumption Freq: IPA--2XIPA vs. Stone's IPA vs. Dogfish Head 60 Minute--Depends on the mood.
Imperial IPAs--2XIPA (everyday beer) vs. Dogfish Head's Burton Baton (twice a year)
Wheat--Weihenstephaner Hefeweissbier or Penn Hefeweisen
Everyday beers--Sierra Nevada Pale Ale or Yuengling Lager
Stouts--Founders Breakfast Stout or Victory Storm King Stout or Samuel Smith's Oatmeal Stout
Pilsner--Pilsner Urquell (draft)
Dark Lager--Penn Brewery's St. Nicholas Bock

I like beer.

Political Philosophy: Aristotelianism, Thomism, Calvin-Coolidgism, Reaganism, P.J. O'Rourkism.

Religious Philosophy: Thomism--I'm old school Catholic (with a minor in Latin to boot).

Musical Favorites: U2, Frank Sinatra, Crowded House, The Beautiful South, and Bruce Springsteen (when he doesn't opine on political issues). Oh, and Bach.

Favorite Quote from an ND Coach: "The problem with having a sense of humor is often that people you use it on aren't in a very good mood" - Lou Holtz

Miscellaneous Data: raristotle at gmail dot com if you'd like to comment.