1. Opinionist; screenwriter; former Variety reporter and critic; writing teacher; mentor; and well-known L.A. communications school program chair.
2. Top ten list lover; gay man living in Los Angeles; news story chaser; partner; occasional activist.
3. Sometime snappy dresser; L.A. by way of N.Y.; Mad Men, Paul Thomas Anderson The Voice; and Amy Winehouse enthusiast.
4. Unabashed liberal but unapologetically inclusive.
5. Take a seat, you’ll love the view from my Chair.