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Books: All of Christopher Moore's books. I recently discovered
Jonathan Tropper & I relate so much to his work. Richard Russo.
Max Brooks opened my eyes. Bill Bryson made me want to travel
again. Steven King is a great documentarian of the last 30 years of
American history and culture. I also have the 1st edition hardbacks
of the Hannibal Lecter Quadrilogy. Then there is my love affair
with Neil Gaiman....
Movies: Anything with Simon Pegg, Zombies, or guys in masks killing
people. But I also love indie movies, like Squid & the Whale,
most of Wes Andersen's movies, and I like old Universal horror
movies too. American Beauty, Brokedown Palace, Casablanca, Don't
Tell Mom the Babysitters Dead, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless
Sun, Four Rooms, Gods & Monsters, Harold & Kumar Go to
White Castle and Escape for Gitmo, Interview with a Vampire, Jack,
Kentucky Fried Movie, Lost Highway, Marie Antoinette, Night of the
Living Dead and the Romero sanctioned sequels, Opera, Playing by
Heart, Queen of the Damned, Rosemary's Baby, The Station Agent,
Thirteen, Uncle Buck, The Virgin Suicides, Whatever Happened to
Baby Jane?, Young Frankenstein, Zombie...
Music: Placebo, MC Frontalot, & lyrics that make me
think/laugh. I don't dig country at all. Adam WarrockAir, Amon
Tobin, Andrew Bird, Art Brut, the Avenue Q Soundtrack, Badly Drawn
Boy, Beck, Belle & Sebastian, Bush, Cake, The Clientele, Damien
Rice, Dropkick Murphys, The Eels, Elliott Smith, Eluvium, Garbage,
Jay and Silent Bob Soundtrack, Journey, Jem, MC Chris, MC
Front-a-Lot, MC Hawking, Muse, Pinback, Placebo, Postal Service,
Queen, Radiohead, REM, Rufus Wainwright, Sia, Skankin' Pickle,
Stephen Lynch, The Streets, Tom Waits, Umbrella, Velvet Goldmine
Soundtrack, Within Temptation, Yo La Tango, Zero 7....
Television: CSI, House, Law & Order: SVU, Criminal Minds, The
Simpsons, Family Guy, Good Eats, shows where I learn about Hitler's
digestive track, dinosaurs, Romans, Irish caverns, and animals
eating each other.....
And a hell of a lot more because I watch whatever is on even just
as background noise.
Food: I am an omnivore. Man evolved to eat dairy, meat, grain, and
vegetables. I don't care if you are a vegetarian just don't judge
me for my natural desire to eat what I like. I'm also a bit of a
foodie -- I like to cook, eat out, and experiment.