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Books - Game of Thrones, Ender's Game, Harry Potter, Terry Pratchet
& Discworld, Alduous Huxley, Orwell, Poe, generally lots of
stuff - I go through books pretty quickly.
Movies - Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Juno, Pan's
Labyrinth, 12 Monkeys, Clerks, SLC Punk!, Studio Ghibli. I'm a big
fan of Hayao Miyazaki's works and the philosophies he imparts in
Shows - Futurama, Cake Boss, Scrubs, The Office, Breaking Bad,
South Park, Avatar/Korra, and obligatory Gordon Ramsay. Futurama is
my absolute favorite show, and Cowboy Bebop is my favorite anime. I
don't generally watch a lot of shows or anime, but there's a lot of
stuff I enjoy.
Music - Bad Religion, Offspring, System of a Down, Paramore, The
Cinematics, Flogging Molly, Yeah Yeah Yeah's, Of Monsters and Men,
plus a million different bands but mainly Indie and Punk. I also
enjoy Classical music and movie soundtracks (mainly Hans Zimmer).