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Books: Bird by Bird by Anne Lamott (I've read this maybe 3 or 4
times?), anything by James Baldwin, memoirs by comedians, pop
social science, philosophy and religious theory, The Giving Tree,
The Giver, THE REDWALL SERIES.
TV: Arrested Development, Party Down, Veep, 30 Rock, Futurama, The
Simpsons, MASH, House of Cards, The West Wing, WONDERPETS (it might
be the best show of all time), Sherlock, Pawn Stars, Shark
Music: Everything. Almost literally everything. I will listen to
Indian tabla music, Irish folk songs, Metallica, and Kanye in the
same day. Currently really into George Clinton, John Coltrane, Glen
Movies: Sleepwalk with Me, My Girlfriend's Boyfriend, Me and You
and Everyone We Know, Star Wars, Lord of the Rings, the Christopher
Guest Movies, The Departed, Good Will Hunting, The Lion King, Up,
There Will Be Blood. Many others.
Radio: NPR, Prairie Home Companion, Radiolab, This American
Food: All. Especially spicy. Especially buffalo.