Chris is a U.S. Navy Submarine Service veteran and an undergraduate student studying American Politics and International Relations at UCLA. Chris spent five years operating and maintaining global satellite communications systems on the fast/attack submarine USS Santa Fe (SSN 763) from 2004-2009. An independent writer and amateur screenwriter, Chris likes to focus his thoughts on history, philosophy, moralism and logic, politico-religious interaction, film, objectivism, macro-economics, argument structure, cultural exceptionalism, and social nightlife. He has lived in nine states and visited ten countries, ranging from Mexico to Singapore to France. In his free time, Chris likes to read, write, study film, listen to music, and occasionally enjoy a nice cocktail or three amongst friends.