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Height:  6'4" Weight:  220 lbs. Alumni Status:  1997
Location:  Between Washington & Waynesburg, PA Favorite Baseball Team:  The Home Team
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: pants and shirts.

Favorite Beverage and Consumption Freq: I'm on a Saison kick lately.
IPA--2XIPA vs. Stone's IPA vs. Dogfish Head 60 Minute--Depends on the mood.
Imperial IPAs--Dogfish Head's Burton Baton
Wheat--Weihenstephaner Hefeweissbier
Everyday beers--Sierra Nevada Pale Ale or Yuengling Lager
Stouts--Founders Breakfast Stout or Victory Storm King Stout or Samuel Smith's Oatmeal Stout
Dark Lager--Penn Brewery's St. Nicholas Bock
I like beer.

Political Philosophy: (2016) - I'm down about our prospects, and I'm pessimistic about our future. I used to believe that Americans generally, over time, made the right decisions. I was wrong.

Religious Philosophy: Thomism--I'm 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.