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Neuromancer and Johnny Mnemonic; probably everything that Richard
Feynman and Arthur C. Clarke wrote; The Longest Day; the Black
Widowers short stories; Elegance of the Hedgehog, Cloud Atlas, The
Time Traveler's Wife, Catch-22, Slaughterhouse-Five. V for
Vendetta. Mathematical philosophy. I have a love-hate relationship
with The Great Gatsby that's not going anywhere.
I just finished Rant; currently I'm reading The Atrocity Archives
and a collection of Hemingway short stories on the advice of some
The conversations that introduced me to my two most recent
meaningful partners started with The World According To Garp and
Somehow I got out of the habit of watching television, save an
occasional episode of Daria. You and your netflix subscription are
welcome to attempt to convert me to the ways of your
religion...errr, favorite show.
I'm still a fucking Firefly fanboy.
I've recently gotten addicted to NPR Tiny Desk Concerts. Fifteen
minute servings of random artists in a tiny space with full
If TSO, Black Sabbath, Arcade Fire, Wuthering Heights, the Dropkick
Murphys, Live, or Emilie Autumn did or would play it, I probably
like it. I saw the Protomen live and it was among the most insane
experiences of my life.
Namedropping: The Who, Van Canto, Uriah Heep, Toto, Survivor, Styx,
Scorpions, Queen, Nighwish, Molly Hatchet, King Crimson,
Hevisaurus, Flogging Molly, Faster Pussycat, Enter The Haggis, Dire
Straits, David Bowie, Boston, Bloc Party, Bad Company, and Alice
I'm pretty fond of classical, particularly Rachmaninoff and Holst.