Books: Kurt Vonnegut Jr., Harlan Ellison, Phillip Jose Farmer,
Shakespeare, Phillip K Dick, Neuromancer, Hyperion Cantos,
Hothouse, 1984, Dune, The Chronicles of Amber, The Dancers at the
End of Time, The Earthsea Cycle.
Movies: The Big Lebowski, Glengarry Glen Ross, Blade Runner, Repo
Man, 12 Monkeys, Training Day, Big Trouble in Little China, Better
Off Dead, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, American Beauty,
Rushmore, Raising Arizona, The Royal Tenenbaums, Fargo (I could go
on and on).
Shows: Arrested Development, It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, The
Trailer Park Boys, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Eastbound and Down.
Music: Lush, My Bloody Valentine, Slowdive, Chapterhouse, Metric,
The Pixies, The Breeders, Throwing Muses, Plumtree, The Rentals,
Camper Van Beethoven, Concrete Blonde, Cub, Edwyn Collins,
Elastica, The Fibonaccis, First Aid Kit, Frank Black, Fugazi,
Husker Du, Liz Phair, Meat Puppets, Pavement, Wild Flag, The
Softies, Sonic Youth That Dog, Blouse, Tiger Trap, Wild Nothing,
Zolof the Rock & Roll Destroyer.
Food: I'm not very picky in this department. Some of my favorites
aren't particularly exotic; I love pasta salad, grilled cheese,
chili, yogurt and tuna salad. Not a big fan of sugary confections.