A ton of this stuff is all over the map - I read / watch / listen
for fun as well as stimulation, so I cheerfully acknowledge that
some things I'll list might be complete trash...
Books! Well, authors anyway...
Mary Roach, Neal Stephenson, Dan Savage, Tom Clancy, Dave Barry,
Barbara Ehrenreich, Steven Levitt. I was on team Koontz growing up,
now I'm probably team King.
Firefly (If I didn't have to swap out my DVR, I'd still have a
season pass in the absurd hope...), House, Dirty Jobs, Bones,
Mythbusters, NCIS, Fringe. Currently going through old episodes of
Castle, because Nathan Fillion is <3.
Tegan and Sara, U2, Eminem, Billy Joel, Kid Rock, Priscilla Ahn,
Cake, Lily Allen, A Fine Frenzy, Taylor Swift, Crash Test Dummies,
Bruce Springsteen, Atomic Tom, The Warren Brothers, Lady GaGa,
Crash Test Dummies, Bob Seger, Regina Spektor.
Yes, Eminem is in there... yes, I really *do* identify as a
feminist... it's complicated. He still does happen to be one of the
finest rhyming lyricists around. It's... complicated, okay? But
maybe this can help
? Starts at 3:12 to get into the meat, or
watch the whole thing for some awesome songwriting theory.
Mostly the comfort variety. I dig me some mac & cheese, or a
good slice of pizza. I'm constantly delighted by variously prepared