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Food: apples, oranges, kalamatta olives, cheese (though I don't eat
it much due to lactose intolerance), Belgian ales, German lager,
bacon, marzipan, cranberries, blended fruit beverages
Books: Stranger in a Strange Land, The Book of Five Rings, The
Ethical Slut, The Impractical Cabinetmaker, A Book of Luminous
Things, The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, The Little Prince, The
Repairman Jack novels, The Richard Sharpe novels, and lots of
others. I'm an avid reader. I put a lot of miles on my library card
Movies: Shawshank Redemption, Dark City, Superman, Batman Begins,
The Dark Knight, Schindler's List, Scent of a Woman, Billy Elliott,
Spiderman, Strange Brew, Monty Python, Doctor Zhivago, Crouching
Tiger/Hidden Dragon, Indiana Jones, Remo Williams: The Adventure
Begins and a bunch more.
Music: I like all kinds of different genres and styles. I think
music is a fundamental part of human existence. I enjoy talking
about music as well as listening to it (with others or by myself).
I especially value the artist/audience interaction of live music. I
wish I were better at making music myself.