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Books: Screenwriting for Fun and Profit, America: The Book, I Am
America (and You Can Too!), David Sedaris, World War Z, Zombie
Survival Guide, Zombie Spaceship Wasteland.
Movies: Early-era and more recent Woody Allen movies, Hitchcock
films (Except for that weird biopic that starred Will Smith as
Alfred Hitchcock), comedies mostly, Saw (before the series
disappeared up its own ass, mythology-wise), a lot of indie films,
Buy the Ticket, Take the Ride, and The Room, because its the total
opposite of a perfect film, yet still amazing.
Music: kind of a tricky one. A lot of old stuff (Sam Cooke, The
Beatles, some Motown, Otis Redding, Queen, early bluesy Rolling
Stones, blues music in general, Billie Holliday) a few Top 40 songs
at any given time, and a lot of indie bands (Detroit Cobras, Those
Transatlantics, Bishop Allen, Heartless Bastards, Little Joy, etc)
I'm all over the map. I listen to anything really but country
Shows: Adult Swim, Daily Show, Colbert Report, Boardwalk Empire,
Bored to Death, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Real Time, Arrested
Development, 30 Rock, Parks and Recreation, Archer, Family Guy, The
Simpsons, and Spaced and Friday Night Dinners (obscure-ish British