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Lord of the Rings/The Hobbit, What Do You Care What Other People
Think?, Foundation series, Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy.
Standard nerd fare, I suppose.
Movies (generally need to see more)
Tropic Thunder, Anchorman, Lord of the Rings, Inception, Indiana
Jones, Avengers, far more that I'm forgetting.
Shows (Don't have a TV, so I'm probably missing out)
Star Trek, Archer, Arrested Development, Venture Bros, Trailer Park
Music (I'll enjoy most music that's just good quality, but I favor
power/symphonic metal): Blind Guardian, Dark Moor, Stratovarius,
In the not-metal area, I'll enjoy most music that's well made,
whether it's Vivaldi or Mackelmore. Sadly I often forget names, so
I can't get much more specific beyond "that one with that
Except country. Couldn't ever really get into that.
Craft Beer, [Vegetarian] Chili, pizza, chili pizza (surprisingly
tasty), hot sauce, spicy curry, things I've never tried before.