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Books: I love books and I still go to libraries (I could spend
hours there), so I'm always reading something. Right now, it's The
Innovators (Walter Isaacson), a book about the genesis of the birth
control pill, and a healthy soul food cookbook. Some of my latest
favorites are: The Hard Thing About Hard Things, Tales of the City,
Season of the Witch (San Francisco's crazy, intriguing, fucked up
history), and almost anything by Octavia Butler.
Podcasts: Stuff You Missed in History Class, This American Life,
Fresh Air, Stuff You Should Know, The Read
Movies: Tons of documentaries lately. Other favorites: Oceans 11,
Election, Marnie, Rear Window, The Princess Bride, The September
Issue, Grey Gardens, Paris is Burning. Anything campy and
TV Shows: Walking Dead (zombie apocalypse!!), The Blacklist, The
Following, Criminal Minds, Archer, Louie, South Park. I tend to
like shows that are either really funny or weird and scary.
Lots of Shirley Bassey, Eartha Kitt, and Peggy Lee lately. I love a
good torch song.
I'm pretty genre agnostic, so I could be listening to pop, hip-hop,
country. I listen to old school country when I'm feeling
Some stuff I'm listening to right now: Alabama Shakes, Jay-Z, Nas,
Dinah Washington, 90's dancehall, 60's blues and R&B, 90's hip
hop, old country (Waylon Jennings, Patsy Cline, Dolly Parton), new
country (Miranda Lambert, Luke Bryan, Pistol Annies), Nina Simone,
Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra.
I'm also not too good to listen to Migos.
Healthy with regular hedonistic indulgences. I couldn't imagine
depriving myself for the sake of anything so mundane as a 'diet'. I
love red wine (especially Italian reds) and really good food.
Faves: French, Thai, Vietnamese, sushi, ramen, mac & cheese,
oysters, seafood, pho, chicken & waffles...I love it all. I
judge restaurants by the quality of their beef tartare. I'm
I'm also not very into sweets, so I usually pass on dessert. I
know, it's weird.