I was born and raised in central New York. After college, I moved to North Carolina for about 9 years. In the summer of 2004, I moved to Pittsurgh, PA with my wife. And, here we are. I worked at Penn Brewery (www.pennbrew.com) for about 2 1/2 years, until they closed the brewhouse (Jan 2009). Why they closed is a long story, so ask me if you want the details. (Penn Brewery reopened in 2010 with new ownership and are once again making tasty beverages.) The wife and I are both involved in the SCA (sca.org, debatablelands.org) - see these links for more details. Somewhere along the line, I became interested in politics.
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