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Anything by Vonnegut or Kerouac. I like David Foster Wallace's
non-fiction. David Sedaris (his voice is amazing, that video of him
reading excepts from 50 shades of gray), Jonathan Franzen, Neal
Stephenson, Cormac McCarthy. Nerd stuff like Brief History of Time,
The Poincaré Conjecture (shape of the universe), Moonwalking with
Einstein (building memory palaces). Just read Catcher in the Rye
again. Currently reading My Age of Anxiety.
Movies: Eternal Sunshine, Being John Malkovich, Rushmore,
I listen to all kinds of music. I like to think I'm not a music
Some bands I've been listening to lately: Damien Jurado, Parquet
Courts, Bill Callahan, Brian Jonestown Massacre, Electrelane, Maya
Jane Coles, Dum Dum Girls, François Hardy