This section was mostly written a long time ago, and I don't want
to update it. It is accurate for a certain subset of
I'm an avid reader of science fiction and fantasy with many
favorite authors. A tiny sampling: David Weber, Lois McMaster
Bujold, Larry Niven, Neil Gaiman, Glen Cook, CJ Cherryh, Charles
Stross, Alastair Reynolds, John Scalzi and many more...I need more
bookcases. Or finally commit to buying only ebooks.
(Music) Dropkick Murphy's, Freelance Whales, Nine Inch Nails,
Flogging Molly, Green Day, Carbon Leaf, Linkin Park, amanda palmer,
Fatboy Slim, Moby, Pearl Jam, They Might Be Giants, The Naked and
the Famous, Me First and the Gimme Gimmes, Cake, Johnny Cash.
Lately, a lot of Lumineers, Arcade Fire, Trampled By Turtles, and
other things with banjos.
(Movies) Miyazaki, Pixar, Satoshi Kon. Crouching Tiger, Hidden
Dragon, The Matrix (the first one), Pirates of the Caribbean
(again, the first one), The 5th Element, classic Star Wars,
Zombieland, 28 Days Later, Dark City, V for Vendetta, Lord of the
Rings, Kill Bill, Oceans 11, LA Confidential, Avatar, anything from
the Coen brothers, classic Akira Kurosawa stuff. I don't see a
whole lot of movies in the theaters, but my Netflix subscription
keeps me going.
(Television) modern Battlestar Galactica, Firefly(may it rest in
peace), Castle, Stargate: Universe, Eureka, Deadliest Catch, Game
of Thrones, Breaking Bad, Dr. Who (behind a few seasons...make me
(Webcomics) xkcd, Digger, Sinfest, Surviving the World, Devil's
Panties, Girls With Slingshots, Married to the Sea...any
(Food) Yes, please.
(Sports) Hockey, if spectating. Running or bicycling if doing it