Honestly, if you want to know who I am or what I'm like, this is
your best bet --
Books: Ohhh, lots and lots. Hitch-hiker's Guide; Catcher in the
Rye; Go Down, Moses; Sarah Caudwell's mysteries, plays by
Christopher Marlowe, John Ford and William Davenant; The
Remembrance of Things Past, The Decline and Fall (Gibbons and
Waugh), Rivers of London, The Walking Dead, the Scott Pilgrim
series, HP Lovecraft, Clementine in the Kitchen, The Basic Eight,
Doctor Who and an Exciting Adventure with the Daleks...
TV shows: Doctor Who, ER, Fawlty Towers, Being Human (US), People's
Court, Skins, Home Movies, Quatermass serials, Wonderfalls,
Cracker, Are You Being Served?, It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia,
Blake's 7, Freaks and Geeks, Sherlock, Gilmore Girls, House, Globe
Trekker, Flight of the Conchords, Blackadder...
Movies: Scott Pilgrim versus the World, The Lion in Winter (the
real one with O'Toole and Hepburn, not that made-for-TV trash), The
Revenger's Tragedy, Branagh's Henry V, McKellan's Richard III,
Jarman's Edward II, Clue, This Sporting Life, Snakes on a Plane,
Dark City, Empire Records, Juno, Shakespeare in Love, Up, Withnail
Music: Belle and Sebastian, Camera Obscura, The Smiths, Sufjan
Stevens, The Pains of Being Pure at Heart, Magnetic Fields et al.,
Arcade Fire, Franz Ferdinand, Joy Division/New Order, Petula Clark,
The Pocketbooks, Allo Darlin', Glass Candy, Telekinesis, The Clash,
Bach, Vivaldi, Debussy, Chopin, pop music from the 20s to the 60s,
piano-based 60s jazz.
Food: Just about anything -- Sushi, Thai, Indian, Ukrainian, delis,
Malaysian, French, Ethiopian. I love Bojangle's chicken and BBQ
from little road-side shacks. I also love to cook.
BONUS! Radio/Podcasts: Savage Love; Wait, Wait, Don't Tell Me, Says
You, This American Life, The World's World in Words.