I don't read enough as of late. We have a house full of books, but
I've fallen out of the habit of making time to read them. That
said, authors that I do enjoy include John McPhee, Neal Stephenson,
Jared Diamond, H.G. Wells, Ray Bradbury and Paul Krugman.
As of this writing I'm most of the way through Neal Stephenson's
Reamde, and Edward Abbey's The Monkeywrench Gang is next in the
Some of my favorite movies include: Dr. Strangelove, 2001, Being
John Malkovich and Big Fish. Guilty pleasures include things like
The Matrix, The Big Lebowski, Shawn of the Dead and Serenity.
I love Project Runway.
No, really. It's about the process of creativity, and how
constraints and compromise guide the art of craft. It's not just a
lot of bitchiness!
I am also a fan of Mad Men, MythBusters and The Daily Show. I was
pretty religious about Battlestar Galactica and Caprica when they
were on air. I wish there was a TED talk channel.
I’ve gone lame and fallen totally out of the music world.
Bands/musicians I like: Imogen Heap, Peter Gabriel, Throwing Muses,
Curve and Talking Heads. Yeah, I kinda got stuck in the early
I have become increasingly conscious of my food choices in recent
years. I shy away from convenience foods and fast food, and have
made an effort towards simpler, but well-made foods.
I do have a serious weakness for good Italian or Thai cuisine.