If it's wierd, trippy or noir, I just may like it.
a.) Anything by Neil Gaiman
, Charles deLint
, Stephen King
or Raymond Chandler
rocks my world, in a old fashioned, '40's kind of way).
. Calvin and Hobbes
. Bloom County
"What was that?!" "We tried to plug Bill's tongue into the amp.
Apparently he wasn't grounded." "IS HE DEAD AGAIN?" "No, no...I'll
get the bactine.") Esoterica
(unless it's put out by
Llewellyn. bleh.) I loved Laurel K. Hamilton
series until it literally became "Anita Does Everybody," although
I'll freely admit I still read the series...it's sort of like not
being able to look away from a train wreck (edit: yes, it's still a
train wreck but I was finally able to tear my poor, abused eyes
away about three books ago.) Too many subjects to list
. Bubba HoTep
. Benny and Joon
. The Man Who Wasn't
. The 39
. The Atomic Brain
. Vampire's Kiss
Anything with Johnny Depp
, Keanu Reeves
(I don't care if folks
think he graduated from the William Shatner
Acting) or James
Anything by Tim Burton
or Sam Raimi
(*rant* although I can't
that lately they're just recycling decent horror
movies and ruining them in the process. Did they think we wouldn't
? Half the time they're not even worthy of the home
version of MST
...and this fascination with "UNRATED DIRECTOR'S CUT!!"
versions. What the hell? The last one I watched left me thinking
the rated version must have been rated G or something because this
version was nothing. NOTHING, I tell you...*/rant*) Another big
b1.) May as well add television: Neverwhere
, Grey's Anatomy
is possibly evil incarnate
and could probably own my soul for cheap.), House
, Boston Legal
(or anything by Joss Whedon
in both incarnations.
("That's not Picasso - that's Kandinsky.") M*A*S*H
. There's probably others,
but I can't think of them at the moment.
("I guess I'll have to tell 'em/that I've got no
cerebellum/Gonna get my PH.D., I'm a teenage lobotomy!") The Cure
, Green Day
, The Doors
, the Dresden Dolls
Black Tape for a Blue
, alternative, metal and hard rock. I'm learning to have an
appreciation for some of Metallica
's stuff as well as Tool
. Throw in songs like Warren Zevon
's "Werewolves of
(Ah...oooooo....) and KT Tunstall
's "Black Horse
and Cherry Tree."
Oh yeah - I'm a '80's
kid so I guess I'd better add
that I shamelessly love the Hair Bands
, like Dokken, Poison,
Faster Pussycat, Cinderella and the like. Throw in Queensryche
, and I'm a happy
d.) Mexican. Oriental. Chocolate. Cheese. Cherries. Figs.
Blueberries. Blackberries (esp. the wild ones in my yard) I like
finding new things to try.