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Neuromancer and Johnny Mnemonic; everything Richard Feynman and
Arthur C. Clarke ever wrote; The Longest Day; the Black Widowers
short stories; Elegance of the Hedgehog, Cloud Atlas; and anything
that happen catches my eye at the library. V for Vendetta.
Mathematical philosophy. I have a love-hate relationship with The
Currently reading The Race Underground and (probably) Chaucer. For
context, I recently greatly enjoyed The Time Traveler's Wife,
Catch-22, Slaughterhouse-Five, The Right Stuff, and Trainspotting.
At any given time I am usually bitextual. I'm slowly reteaching
myself to enjoy serious fiction.
I have a bad habit of reading books and forgetting to watch the
My two most recent meaningful partnerships began with conversations
about The World According To Garp and Snow Crash.
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.
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.