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Books: John Kennedy Toole - A Confederacy of Dunces, William
Faulkner - The Sound and the Fury, Sylvia Plath – The Bell Jar,
Caitlin Moran – How to Be a Woman, Lolita, A Clockwork Orange, The
Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, and everything I’ve read so far
by Kurt Vonnegut, Victor Hugo, Stephen Fry and Philip K.
Movies: Gone with the Wind, Meet Me in St Louis, The Shining, Pulp
Fiction (the usual amount of Kubrick and Tarantino), Annie Hall, La
Cage aux Folles, Mean Girls, The Princess Bride, and Wes Anderson
probably goes without saying at this point.
TV: The Simpsons, 30 Rock, Parks and Recreation, MASH, Frontline,
Doctor Who, Adventure Time, Archer, Monty Python, Workaholics,
Veep, most recent British comedies, The Daily Show and The Colbert
Report, Media Watch, and pretty much anything that Stephen Fry and
Shaun Micallef have done.
Music: Bob Dylan, Tom Waits, Beck, Kate Bush, The Birthday Party,
Lou Reed, Janis Joplin, Cat Power, PJ Harvey, Etta James, Rowland
S. Howard (really, most people who’ve collaborated with Nick Cave),
Einstürzende Neubauten, Gang of Four, Dinosaur Jr., Fairport
Convention, Melvins, Boris, Link Wray, The Knife and their friends,
The Gun Club, and so on.
And lots of Melbourne-ish stuff too: HTRK, The Drones, Zond, My
Disco, PVT, TISM, Wintercoats, World’s End Press, Fabulous
Food: Until recently I’d been vegan for three years until feta
seduced me. Hoping to get back on the wagon eventually. I eat and
drink often at Yong Green, the Gasometer and Grumpy’s Green.