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Hard to pick just a couple authors or books from all that I read,
but here goes...
Brandon Sanderson, Timothy Zahn, Terry Pratchet, and Isaac Asimov.
Ender's Game, Dune, Wheel of Time, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the
Galaxy, Dresden Files and Catch 22.
I am currently reading the remainder of the Discwold series, with
the occasional side trip through a Robert Heinlein novel.
I don't watch a lot of TV. So when I find something I like, I tend
to binge watch all the episodes. I also have a major weakness for B
grade Sci-Fi monster movies.
Princess Bride, Crash, American Beauty, and the original Star Wars
trilogy. Firefly, Castle, Dr. Who, Sherlock, and Top Gear.
Trigun, Bleach, Witch Hunter Robin and Cowboy Bebop.
In the non-TV sense of shows, Waiting for Godot is my favorite
play. Breaking my leg this winter prevented me from seeing it live
on Broadway with Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen. I am still
I have pretty eclectic tastes in music, so you can find all sorts
of genres in my collection. Some favorites would be Breaking
Benjamin, Bleeker Ridge, Art of Dying, Imagine Dragons, Red
Elvises, Thirteen Senses, Simon and Garfunkel, and Hurts.
Not a fan of rap or most country, but I have a strange affection
for the occasional J-Pop song. Namie Amuro is probably the only
J-Pop artist I listen to on a more or less regular basis.