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I've been on a Murakami binge lately...George Orwell, Carson
McCullers, Kurt Vonnegut, Flannery O'Connor, Carl Sagan, Charles
Bukowski, Jhumpa Lahiri, David Sedaris, Chinua Achebe, Miranda July
(there's this quote from John Waters that is along the lines of "if
you go home with someone and they don't have any books, don't fuck
Gillian Welch, The Tallest Man on Earth, Alt-J, Talking Heads, The
Band, Dr. Dog, Leonard Cohen, David Bowie, Nick Cave, Neil Young,
The Blur, Middle Brother, Neutral Milk Hotel, St. Vincent, Built to
I geek out hard to film...Miyazaki and Kubrick are my favorite
directors, and I've just discovered Ingmar Bergman and Akira
Kurosawa. I really like Come and See, Akira, Princess Mononoke,
Apocalypse Now, Paprika, Spirited Away, A Clockwork Orange, Full
Metal Jacket, El Topo, Amelie, The Passion of Joan of Arc, Leon The
Professional, Dr. Strangelove, Aguirre, The Wrath of God, Me and
You and Everyone We Know, Ghost in Shell, The Seventh Seal, One
Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, Harold and Maude, most anything with
Clint Eastwood, Take This Waltz, Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters,
Ghost World, Little Children, Triplets of Belleville, I'm weird and
enjoy Lars von Trier's stuff, as well as some Jodorowsky... but the
only David Lynch film that I really enjoy is The Elephant Man...
and I'm always down for some Big Trouble in Little China.
Strangers with Candy, Game of Thrones, Arrested Development, Carl
Sagan's Cosmos, Six Feet Under, Curb Your Enthusiasm, The Sopranos,
Avatar: The Last Airbender, Bee and Puppycat, Princess Jellyfish,
Adventure Time, The X Files, Sherlock, Tim and Eric Awesome Show:
Great Job!, True Detective... I'm not above binge-watching How It's
Made and vegging out.
This American Life, The Splendid Table, Radiolab, WTF with Marc
Maria Bamford, Marc Maron
Thai, Indian, pho, Ethiopian, bacon, brussel sprouts, and pizza.
Seriously, if I could get away with living off of pizza, I
Lately I've been playing a lot of point-and-click adventures (gotta
love a good story), and I enjoy many other indie games (Fez, The
Long Dark), and some AAA games.
H3H3 Productions on YouTube has been my most recent discovery, and
holy hell it is the funniest thing I've stumbled upon in a long