Formative writer/book salad: The Untold History of
the United States, Howard Zinn, Noam Chomsky, Naomi Klein, Karl
Marx, David Harvey, Hegel, Jeremy Scahill, Rebecca Solnit, Eduardo
Galeano, Amy Goodman, Sam Harris, Carl Sagan, Neil DeGrasse Tyson,
Bertrand Russell, Emma Goldman, Simone de Beauvoir, Betty Friedan,
Yes Means Yes, Sex at Dawn, Moral Combat, Ethical Slut, Marriage: A
Film/TV salad: 2001, The Accused, Akira, Alien(s),
American Psycho, Annie Hall, De Battre Mon Cœur s'est Arrêté,
Carlos, Contact, Dans Paris, Dead Alive (Braindead), The Evil Dead,
The Fifth Element, Howard's End, Jaws, The Living Wake, Princess
Bride, Pulp Fiction, The Remains of the Day, Scenes from a
Marriage, Silence of the Lambs
The Untold History of the United States, Why We Fight,
Manufacturing Consent, The Power Principle, La Toma (The Take), The
Act of Killing
Upright Citizens Brigade, That Mitchell and Webb Look, Doctor Who,
Aqua Teen Hunger Force, Garth Marenghi's Darkplace, Superjail,
Parks and Recreation, Neon Genesis Evangelion, Now and Then Here
and There, Trigun, Cowboy Bebop, Death Note.
Music: The 5% of my music listening that isn't the
new Daft Punk album largely consists of the following:
AlunaGeorge, Arch Enemy, At The Gates, Atheist, Carcass, Chvrches,
Cynic, Daft Punk, Dark Tranquillity, Death, Decrepit Birth, Fitz
and the Tantrums, Girl Talk, Haim, In Flames, The Knife, Infected
Mushroom, Isis, Madeon, MS MR, Necrophagist, Obscura, Opeth, People
Under the Stairs, Robyn, Rush, School of Seven Bells, Scissor
Sisters, Soilwork, Two Door Cinema Club, Windir.
Food: Breakfast: Baguette with peach and grape
marmalade, almond butter, honey, oranges and mangoes.
Lunch: A harisa falafel sandwich with slices of cucumber, tomato,
avocado, and onion with a date-lime-banana smoothie.
Dinner: A dish with garlic, onion, pepper, eggplant, tempeh and
zuchinni, in tomato sauce and white wine.
Dessert: a very sweet pie and coffee.
Games: Super Mario RPG, Chrono Trigger, Starfox
64, Mega Man X, Doom, Space Station Zemo, Magic: The Gathering,
(Lord of the Rings) Risk, Settlers of Catan, Epic Duels, Apples to
Apples, Chess, Starcraft 2
Not really sure where else to put this but...first date idea? We
play speed chess at a bar, except instead of clocks, while it's
your turn, you have to be drinking. If you finish your drink before
checkmating, you lose. Loser buys the next round. It's just like
Internet: Breaking the Set, Feministing, Jezebel,
XKCD, Savage Love, Democracy Now, The Real News Network, Feminist
Frequency, TV Tropes, Laci Green, Center for Inquiry, Hey Ash