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Books: everything by Nick Hornby, Tom Robbins, Scott Turow, Tom
Wolfe, Anne Tyler, Elmore Leonard, also Catch-22, Lamb: The Gospel
According to Biff, 36 Arguments for the Existence of God, Invisible
Man, Harry Potter, Dante's Inferno, The Dirt (M. Crue), The Kite
Runner, Generation X, Brothers Karamazov.
Movies: all Woody Allen & Alfred Hitchcock, also Inception, Two
Lovers, Spiderman 2, Bullets Over Broadway, Godfather I & II,
Dumb & Dumber, Princess Bride, Empire Strikes Back, You've Got
Mail, Evil Dead 2, Three O'Clock High, old film noir like Double
Indemnity & Laura.
Shows: all Shakespeare, Tom Stoppard, and Neil Simon, also Avenue
Q, Rock of Ages, The Abduction from the Seraglio, Candide,
Spamalot, The Barber of Seville, Altar Boyz.
Music: at home I mostly listen to classical (unless I'm on my bike
trainer, in which case I'm watching/listening to the latest hip-hop
videos), but I also like Katy Perry, Rihanna, Snow Patrol, The
Killers, Motley Crue, Amy Winehouse, Eminem, U2, Rolling Stones,
Kanye West, Velvet Underground, 80s pop, 90s indie rock/alt, some
Food: I tend to eat healthy though that doesn't mean I'm a light
eater by any stretch. I try to have a lot of carbs for breakfast
and lunch and then have a moderate dinner. As far as ethnic foods
go, I enjoy Indian, Thai, and Louisiana cuisines. Though I don't
often have dessert (other than yogurt), a few years ago my pecan
pie won a baking contest.