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Books: The Duel, Antifragile, The Black Swan, Calvin and Hobbes
(considered a book right?), cheap thrillers or mysteries.
Next up on my reading list: The Islam Quintet series by Tariq
I'm a huge EconTalk fan.
I regularly read Glenn Greenwald, Reason, EconLog, Volokh
Conspiracy (from way back before it appeared in the Washington
Movies: Gran Torino, Batman (I shouldn't even need to mention which
ones are good and which are horrible), The Patriot, Multiplicity,
some foreign films
Shows: Law and Order, any random thing they put on the History
Channel, Investigation Discovery, The Walking Dead, Game of
Thrones, The Fall on BBC was great.
Music: classic rock, rock, sometimes other stuff on occasion.
Food: all types. Peruvian food is pretty good, Mediterranean food,
Thai. I could always go for a good cheeseburger.