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Books: Tolkien, Terry Pratchett, Douglas Adams, Neal Stephenson.
The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo. Stuff that's fantastic and
whimsical and philosophical all at the same time.
Movies: Star Wars & Indiana Jones series. Tarantino films.
Horrible old kung fu flicks, and awesome ones like The Legend of
the Drunken Master. The Goonies & Back to the Future. Anything
by Simon Pegg and Nick Frost.
Shows: I don't watch a lot of TV, but enjoyed Orange Is the New
Black, Breaking Bad, The Simpsons, Arrested Development, new and
old Doctor Who, A Bit of Fry and Laurie, and In Living Color, off
the top of my head.
Music: Too numerous to list. Old Metallica, Thelonious Monk, Led
Zeppelin, Parliament/Funkadelic, Pink Floyd, Miles Davis, Daft
Punk, The Who, Mr Oizo, Chemical Brothers.... I used to say
"everything but country," but there are a few old country artists
(not the modern schmaltzy pop stuff) that are all right.
Food: I'm a food tourist. Most ethnicities and most styles,
Italian, Chinese, Japanese, Indian, Korean, German, Mexican, it's
all good. But what i make for myself is generally rare steaks and