This section is where I keep my lists of things. They aren't all up
to date, but they're basically all still true.
Waaaay too many movies to list. I am mildly obsessed with movies
and try my best to watch good ones. My icheckmovies profile:
Anyway, I'll list some directors I like in no particular order:
Lars von Trier, Ang Lee, Mel Brooks, Kevin Smith, PT Anderson, Wes
Anderson, Darren Aronofsky, David Lynch, Stanley Kubrik, Clint
Eastwood, Coen bros, Roman Polanski, Mike Leigh, Jean-Peirre
Jeunet, Richard Linklater, Terry Gilliam, Spike Jonze, David
Fincher, Sofia Coppola, and Gregg Araki.
A Song of Ice and Fire series, Dune series, Hitchhiker's Guide
series, To Kill a Mockingbird, A Confederacy of Dunces, a bunch of
other classics and no-brainers. I tend to like books that are
really well established. I'm not really an adventurous
'Nother big stupid list - Aesop Rock, Beastie Boys, Beck, Bell
& Sebastian, Bloodhound Gang, Bob Marley, Cage the Elephant,
CAKE, Catch 22, Coheed & Cambria, Das Racist, Deathcab for
Cutie, Dispatch, El-P, Eminem, Franz Ferdinand, Freezepop,
Gorillaz, Hopsin, Interpol, Johnny Cash, Lady Gaga, mc chris,
Mindless Self Indulgence, Modest Mouse, Neil Young, Nine Inch
Nails, No Doubt, NOFX, Operation Ivy, Pixies, Portishead, Rage
Against the Machine, Reel Big Fish, Regina Spektor, Save Ferris,
She Wants Revenge, Sublime, Tech N9ne, Tegan & Sara, The
Aquabats, The Beatles, The Black Keys, The Jokerr, The Mountain
Goats, The New Pornographers, The Strokes, The White Stripes, The
Uncluded, Tom Waits, Weird Al. That's most of my favorites.
I eat too much of it.
I don't watch any actual TV anymore, but I keep up with the shows
that I like via the internets. Anyway here is stuff:
Game of Thrones, QI, Moral Orel, Louie, Spaced, Dr. Who, Torchwood,
Archer, Firefly, Weeds, Breaking Bad, Being Human, House of Cards,
The West Wing, Arrested Development, Newsroom, Walking Dead, Sons
of Anarchy, Homeland, Boardwalk Empire, Whitest Kids U Know.
I watch a lot of basketball. I have no justification for it; I
think sports are stupid, but I watch and enjoy basketball. Go
I'm pretty big on stand-up comedy. Here is a big, stupid list of
comedians that I like with a general trend of starting with my
favorites and going down from there: George Carlin, Louis CK, Bill
Hicks, David Cross, Doug Stanhope, Dave Chappelle, Bill Bailey,
Patton Oswalt, Ricky Gervais, Richard Prior, Chris Rock, Mitch
Hedberg, Mike Birbiglia, John Oliver, Frankie Boyle, Janeane
Garofalo, Lenny Bruce, Eugene Mirman, Billy Connolly, Lewis Black,
Jimmy Carr, Dara O'Briain, and Steven Wright.
Definitely NOT anyone on the Blue Collar tour, Dane Cook, Jeff
Dunham, or Carlos Mencia.