Magical realism, surrealism + satire, weird fiction, speculative
fiction, the occasional sci fi or fantasy series binge, feminist
radical non fiction, investigative journalism, lots of comics,
graphic novels, and webcomics, trashy true crime, and poetry.
I also curate a weekly longreads roundup of current events and just
damn good writing here: http://commonpace.blogspot.com
A bout de souffle, Amelie, American Beauty, The Breakfast Club,
Chinatown, Clerks, Dirty Harry, The Evil Dead, The Fall, Harold
& Maude, Hedwig & the Angry Inch, Goodfellas, Good Will
Hunting, The Goonies, The Graduate, Pacific Rim, The Philadelphia
Story, Quills, Secretary, Tank Girl, Wild at Heart, You're Next, 28
Days Later. Anything with zombies
or drag queens
and anything by Hayao
Miyazaki. Ladies and Gentlemen, the Fabulous Stains.
Buffy, Arrested D, Archer, Bob's Burgers, Masters of Sex, Happy
Endings, Brooklyn Nine Nine, 30 Rock, American Horror Story, Wheel
of Fortune, Hoarders, The Sopranos, Game of Thrones, Battlestar
Galactica, Twin Peaks, Avatar: The Last Airbender. yip yip. Broad
City is everything I wished Girls had been.
Childish Gambino, Brand New, The Doors, Cream, Animal Collective,
The Black Keys, Das Racist, Kid Cudi, Drake, Kanye, Jay-Z, Iron
& Wine, Radiohead, Duke Ellington, Prince, Modest Mouse, Arcade
Fire, Tegan and Sara, No Doubt, anything involving Alison
Mosshart's voice, Neutral Milk Hotel
Hendrix, The Rolling Stones, Sleater-Kinney, Le Tigre, Frank Ocean,
Janelle Monae. Everything is better with a little of Ginuwine's
. I will put "El Scorcho" on every single playlist I ever
make until I die. #Bangerz. Queen Bey.
Podcast Nerd: Democracy Now!, Throwing Shade, Totally Laime, Doodie
Calls, MBMBaM, /FilmCast, Savage LoveCast, The Read, The Cracked
Podcast, NPR Fresh Air, Girls in Hoodies, Night Vale, Stuff Mom
Never Told You/Stuff You Missed in History Class.
Avocados, grilled asparagus, bagel breakfast sandwiches, gummy
bears, gold fish, dino-shaped chicken nuggets, strawberries,
blueberries, thin crust pizza, pho, pad thai, nasi pecel, tempeh
penyet, pierogies and grilled cheese. Burritos, like any human with
a soul. I go hard for good Indian food. I have cheap taste in booze
and I stand by my love of boxed wine.