Intj online dating
I could only give some half-baked combination of letters based on a shaky memory of undergrad psych but in retrospect, I should have really responded with STFU.
Briggs's approach was that of a hobbyist humanist; she saw their work as something like a quiz in a sophisticated teen magazine.She described it once as a "personality paintbox." It was her daughter, Isabel, who decided the idea had a more practical application and developed the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator in the 1940s, with the intent to use it for career-placement purposes — a "What Color Is My Parachute? The test caught on in the late 1970s and went on to become a favorite among avid online test takers, psych 101 classes, Fortune 500 company human-resource departments — even dog owners. MBTI for pets is a thing.) And now in 2015, it’s found new life helping people efficiently determine whether they should date you.Ken*, the date in question, revealed that his knowledge of the MBTI has really shaped how he approaches dating and relationships.He wouldn’t consider dating someone long-term if they weren't a compatible sequence of letters.We’d exchanged all of the standard getting-to-know-you questions with excellent results.We both enjoyed bike riding (admittedly, not a shocker in Brooklyn), were united in our distaste for veggies, and shared a love of junk food that would rival that of any teenager.
The evening had entered phase “banter foreplay” when out of nowhere he asked, "So, what’s your Myers-Briggs personality type?
” He boasted that he was an INTJ (a rare MBTI profile most notably shared with Unabomber Ted Kaczynski, he confided) and was curious if I’d ever taken the test.
I'm originally from Europe but I have been moving around a lot. I'm slightly geeky and can be somewhat self-contained. It keeps you alive and some of it really tastes good.
I love traveling and getting to know cultures and people. But at the same time I'm social, in fact I'm one of the funniest people I know. I'm looking for long-term dating but until it's long-term it's short-term. Let's see, in the last couple of days I found myself listening to Pearl Jam, Jack Johnson, Linkin Park, Moby, Johnny Cash, Daft Punk, Bob Dylan, Air, Bruce Springsteen, The Killers, Dire Straits, Coldplay, Miles Davis, Depeche Mode, and Frank Sinatra. The Sopranos, The Wire, The Newsroom, House of Cards, True Detective, Californication, Mad Men, Boardwalk Empire, Homeland... Japanese, Thai, Vietnamese, Malaysian, Italian, Spanish, German, Mexican, Brazilian, almost anything that is not a cockroach or a worm or some insect.
Before Australia I have lived in Germany, USA, Ireland, Mexico, and Brazil. I love, really love movies and it would be too difficult to pick any here.
A few months ago, I was two hours into a date that I felt was going exceptionally well.