Economics Student at the University of Chicago
Personal Claim to Fame:
Captain of my high school cross country and track
teams, Georgiaís 2009-2010 High School Chess
Champion, tying for 1st at the World Open Chess
tournament for a prize of $6,609 and becoming a U.S.
Chess, ultimate frisbee, and partying
People who are stupid but still voice their opinions,
incompetent leaders, those who donít respect
intelligence, and those who expect handouts in life
Words That Describe You:
Brilliant, competitive, and arrogant
Contestant You Are Most Like: The
cleverness and strategic planning of Stephen, but the
personality of Marty. Like Marty, I am a natural
leader and can come off as pompous and bombastic.
Also, I shared Martyís disdain for Jane on
Why You Think Youíll Be
the Sole Survivor: Iím the chess
expert who can plan my victory 10 moves in advance. I
can use economic game theory to know the incentives of
those around me. Iím the only guy who has these
skills and is still personable enough to win. Think of
me as a John Cochran who doesnít suck.
Do You Consider Yourself a
Beauty, a Brain, or a Brawn? A brain, in both
life and "Survivor" super fandom. Iíve
seen every episode. I know the game inside and out.
Iíll know what Iím doing in camp life; I could
probably even build a shelter just using rocks.