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Books: David Foster Wallace, William Vollmann, Philip Roth, Richard
Ford, Philip K. Dick, Kerouac, Joan Didion, the 33 1/3 series.
Recently been dividing my reading time between Plato and Stephen
Music: Mountain Goats, the National, Bonny Billy, Tom Waits, Pulp,
Eno, Bowie, Smog, Springsteen, Destroyer, Nick Cave, Jonathan
Richman, VU, Hold Steady, WU LYF, Giant Sand, GBV, Steely Dan,
Death Grips, Solange, Necrophagist, T Rex, Mouserat,
Lately: War on Drugs, Future Islands, Jess Williamson, Marissa
Nadler, Sharon van Etten, Timber Timbre.
TV: Mad Men, Breaking Bad, Friday Night Lights (I spend a decent
amount of time trying to convince people to at least watch the
first season), Always Sunny, The Office, 30 Rock, Daily Show, etc,
etc. Tiny Fuppets. I have a soft spot for New Girl.