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Films: Harod and Maude, Cool Hand Luke, The Deer Hunter, There Will
Be Blood, Adaptation, Walkabout, Style Wars (the 80s documentary),
The Shining, Young Frankenstein, Constant Gardener, Half Nelson, La
Jetee, Rushmore, Gerry, eXistenZ.
I have a weakness for John Cusak in the 80s...is that SO
Books: A Clockwork Orange, The Brief Wonderous Life of Oscar Wao,
Geek Love, The Fortress of Solitude, Animal Farm, The Stranger, The
Grapes of Wrath, The Bone People, The Namesake, The Beans of Egypt
Maine, The Marriage Plot, In the Heart of the Sea, The Road, The
Sun also Rises, Beet Queen, and all things DAVID SEDARIS!
I've watched The Wire (twice), Downton Abbey, The Mind of a Chef,
Top of the Lake. Also, Arrested Development, The West Wing, The
Leftovers, Game of Thrones, Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Freaks and
As far as music, currently: the XX, Sam Cooke, Bon Iver, Sufjan
Stevens, Amy Winehouse (Frank, in particular), Pixies, Magnetic
Fields, The Clash, Neil Young, The Police, Marvin Gaye, Elliott
Smith, Roxy Music, Wu Tang Clan, Biggie Smalls, Nate Dogg, The
Strokes (first two albums, at least), Talking Heads, Eric B. and
Rakim, Kraftwerk, Elvis Costello and Neutral Milk Hotel.
I love spicy food and am quite adventurous even though I am
vegetarian. I love fresh fruit, especially peaches, cantaloupe and
Also been listening to some podcasts:
Here's the thing, Serial, The Moth, Invisibilia and, of course,
This American Life.