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Books: TAMORA PIERCE. Anything by her. Diana Wynne Jones. Also
anything by her!
I adore YA literature!
Actual book titles: To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee, the Harry
Potter series by J.K. Rowling (of course!), Pride and Prejudice by
Jane Austen, Bluebeard by Kurt Vonnegut, Lamb by Christopher Moore,
The Princess Bride by William Goldman, The Brief Wondrous Life of
Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz, lots of Shakespeare (I was in a
Shakespeare company in college, so I'm very fond!), and Paper Towns
by John Green.
Movies: The Princess Bride, Ratatouille, Singin' in the Rain, That
Thing You Do!, Benny and Joon, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless
Mind, Big Fish, LotR, Pirates of the Caribbean, Hedwig and the
Angry Inch, Howl's Moving Castle (I have this weird obsession with
the Christian Bale dub), Love Actually, 1776 the musical, Mulan,
Help! featuring the Beatles!
Shows: Doctor Who, Firefly, Chuck, Parks & Recreation (!), The
Mindy Project, Gilmore Girls, Flight of the Conchords, 30 Rock
(werewolf bar mitzvah, spooky scary!), Buffy/Angel (but I'm really
behind), Brooklyn Nine Nine, Orange is the New Black. I'm working
my way through the West Wing right now and I just started watching
Music: if one can sing along, I will like it. :) Power jams include
"Africa" by Toto, "Spaceman" by The Killers, and "Young Blood" by
Norah Jones. Other favorite bands include: The Beatles, Elton John,
Billy Joel, The Fratellis, Slow Club, Flight of the Conchords, The
Shins, Belle & Sebastian, BnL (still!), David Bowie, Lisa
Hannigan, Mika, the Duhks, and the Mountain Goats. I've recently
been enjoying the Avett Brothers a lot, and the Béla Fleck station
on Pandora is also a current favorite! The song I'm listening to on
repeat right now is "I Am the DJ" but Neon Trees. And "Uptown
Funk," duh. Make a dragon wanna retire, man.