I have a pretty large collection of books and records. It's damned
hard to narrow down just a few.
Books: The Complete Short Stories of Raymond Carver, Knockemstiff,
Tropic of Cancer, Howl, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, Another
Country, For Whom The Bell Tolls, Notes From The Underground,
Catch-22, Confederacy of Dunces, Everything That Rises Must
Converge, Choke, The Portable Bukowski, Junkie, Bury My Heart at
Wounded Knee, The Crumb Coffee Table Book, Animal Farm( Steadman
edition), Cathedral, and a few thousand others.
Music: The Dead Boys, Joy Division, Tom Waits, Miles Davis, Fela
Kuti, Devo, The Cramps, The Sonics, Link Wray, Thelonious Monk, The
Stooges, the White Stripes, Nina Simone, GG Allin and The Jabbers,
Bob Mould, The Futureheads, The Smiths, Psychedelic Furs, Oingo
Boingo, Charles Mingus, John Cale, and a bunch more.
Movies: Citizen Kane, The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly, Harold and
Maude, Pulp Fiction, Dead Alive, The Forbidden Zone, Blue Velvet,
Meaning of Life, Duck Soup, The Great Dictator, Dirty Harry,
Casablanca, Plan 9 From Outer Space, Pink Flamingos, Repo Man, The
Killer, Fight Club, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas.
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Fried Green Tomatoes