I was demonstrating my ignorance, lack of education, and belated familiarity with "existentialist" concepts.
But I felt at home there. And it was a hip word.
One of those groovy online "what are you?" quix things revealed the following about ol' me:
What is Your World View?
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|You scored as Existentialist|
Existentialism emphasizes human capability. There is no greater power interfering with life and thus it is up to us to make things happen. Sometimes considered a negative and depressing world view, your optimism towards human accomplishment is immense. Mankind is condemned to be free and must accept the responsibility.