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'Game of Thrones' isn't literature. It's a temporary and
pornographic escape from the prison of cultural irony which is
carefully crafted to put the reader right back into... the prison
of cultural irony. Can we get over it already and move on to some
Real Books(TM) already?
My library is constantly in flux (thanks, Berkeley!) but some
stalwarts remain in place -- especially the finest novel of the
English language, Frankenstein.
I also love reading modern (and post-modern) philosophy and
histories of the ancient world.
I typically don't have time for films, but I will comment that
"Aliens" is the best screenplay ever written, at least within its
genre (how does one compare it to, say, My Dinner with Andre,
I seem to be missing out on a true Renaissance of American
television, but I don't own a TV (who does anymore?) and I'd rather
spend my time reading and writing than finding shows online.