Fifteen Minutes of Fame: Peter Goldthorpe

HAPPIEST PLACE: Peter dreams of working/living at Disneyland.
HAPPIEST PLACE: Peter dreams of working/living at Disneyland.

In keeping with Andy Warhol's belief everyone should be famous for at least fifteen minutes, we bring you the stars as we make them.

Name: Peter Goldthorpe.

Drink: Water.

Food: Lamb cutlets, cheesecake.

Movies: Silence of the Lambs, Red Dragon, American History X.

Reading: Harry Potter, study material, O’Reilly books, online blogs.

Music: The Deer Hunter, Devin Townsend Project, Jenny Owen Youngs.

Dance: Dad dance.

Loves: Time with friends, family. Solving puzzles & challenges. Having many interests, not being bored.

Hates: Unsafe drivers, Sydney (too busy).

Interests: Data analytics, machine learning, statistics, mathematics, dodgeball, climbing, Disney, Simpsons, Futurama, Smash Bros.

Theory on Life: Everyone is going through something difficult. Eat, exercise, sleep.

Wildest Desires: Working at Disney’s R&D department. Also living at Disneyland. That place is the happiest place on Earth.

Biggest Drag: Early mornings. Writing reports, writing applications, creative writing. The art of writing eludes me.

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All the Stars in the Spotlight in 2018