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by the RSC, The Elegant Universe
Ado about Nothing
, Harry Potter
(Mis)behavior of markets
, Hitchiker's Guide
,Game of Thrones
(but I don't give a rats ass how the show differs, they're both
good), The art of R programing
and the Noise
and I always will hold a first love for Calvin and
Currently reading: Discworld series
, Fooled by
(Not a book you say? Well too bad.)
The Bugle, and a lot of NPR, especially fond of This American Life
Wait, wait, don't
Favorite movie is probably Princess Bride
. That movie just
makes me happy. I spent a month in junior high trying to learn the
sword fight on the cliffs with my best friend - one mild concussion
later I realized I would make a very bad dread pirate
Also love Monty Pyton's Holy
, Army of Darkness
, Spirited Away
, Raiders of the Lost
, 12 Monkeys
, Usual Suspects
(I admit, I
, TED Talks
, Daily Show
, Game of Thrones
, Colbert Report
much love for Doctor Who
(new and old). Besides the
above, I am a bit embarrassingly out of it pop-culture wise, and
always love new things to be introduced to.
I have broad tastes, and tend to enjoy stuff from most genres. Some
oldies but goodies: Louis Armstrong
, Bobby Darin
, Johnny Cash
, and a lot of classic rock
(Especially The Rolling Stones
I absolutely love SUSHI
! Seriously - it's a minor obsession.
as well. My cooking tends to be a bit more Italian style, and I
love making cocktails for friends (although my preference for
myself is generally a bit of Whiskey
to sip). Overall, My
predisposition is to meals where you get to try a bunch of small
things. love to try new things in general though.
And in the spirit of this site -
Favorite dates I've been on:
(Note: not first dates)
-- Picnic on a secret beach (rope ladder down cliff) north of Santa
-- Randomly exploring around chinatown in the city, the dinner at
-- Giant blanket fort and staying inside all day.
-- Driving out along the coast to watch the perseids (or the
geminids later on).
-- Going to one of favorite wineries for good wine with good
-- Spending two hours making a sled run and then only less than an
hour actually sledding. (up in Tahoe)
-- Going on a random hike and climbing up a cliff to watch sunset
from shallow caves in the cliff-face.
-- Exploratorium (Ahh Nostalgia).
-- Kayaking, with hot chocolate afterwards to warm back up.
I warned you this was too long.