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Books: Hmmm, a tough one. I like to read a lot.
Like, a LOT. Favorite authors include Terry Pratchett, Jim Butcher,
Stephen King, and Kurt Vonnegut; favorite genres include fiction,
fantasy, biography, history, science, and politics.
I'm also open to recommendations; unless a book is truly dire, I
will probably finish it and have thoughts to share.
Movies: I have terrible taste in movies. My idea
of a movie is something that will entertain me for a couple hours
and make it worth getting to Colonie Center and coughing up eleven
bucks. So I enjoy crap like Pacific Rim, Oblivion, Godzilla, and
goofy comedies. If it has Seth Rogen in it, I'll probably at least
I do enjoy actually good movies like the Godfather and the Good,
the Bad, and the Ugly, but I can watch those on my own time for
Also, Airplane! is the greatest comedy ever made. Followed closely
by Young Frankenstein (Blücher!).
Shows: Perennial favorites are Parks and
Recreation, Frasier, How I Met Your Mother, Scrubs, and The West
Wing. Lately, I've also been enjoying Boston Legal, Sherlock, and
Breaking Bad. I keep meaning to watch Game of Thrones, but I've
already read the books. Always on the lookout for something new and
Music: Depends on what I've been listening to
recently. This can be anything from Beethoven to Frank Sinatra to
the Beatles to Iron Maiden. In general, though, I enjoy classical,
classic rock, a bit of folk and punk, a lot of metal, and movie
soundtracks (there is no god but John Williams and Howard Shore is
Food: Rare steaks. Sushi. Potatoes, baked or
mashed. Asparagus with Hollandaise sauce. Salmon. Craft beer (RIP
Mahar's). Red wine. Earl Grey tea. Hot wings from Bombers.