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Books: A Kiss Before Dying, Desperate Passage, Palahniuk's
Survivor, More than it Hurts You, the Lake of Dead Languages, The
Giver. Currently reading lots of stuff, sporadically.
Poets: Ross Gay, Sharon Olds, Mark Strand, my friend Rachel.
Movies: Hawaii Oslo, The 13th Warrior, Primal Fear, Soldier, Fight
Club, Ip Man, Tombstone, Jezebel, O Brother Where Art Thou, The
Whole Nine Yards, Spirited Away, Grave of the Fireflies, The Land
Before Time. Older Disney stuff. Foreign films, mostly so I can
listen to the languages. I also love action movies. Recommend
TV: Some enduring favorites are Battlestar Galactica, Futurama,
DS9, Third Watch, Lost (to a point, let's say). Newsradio is the
pinnacle of all things.
Anime: Darker than Black, Death Note, Attack on Titan, Natsume
Yuujinchou, Samurai Flamenco, Bleach. If it has Kamiya, Sugita, or
Miyano I will try it. Currently watching Bleach (oh, the ups and
downs we have had . . .), Sailor Moon Crystal, Noragami, Gintama,
Night Raid 1931, and tons of other shit.
Games: Assassin's Creed (the Ezio trilogy mainly), Mass Effect
series, Persona 4, Skyrim, Fez, Puzzle Bobble, Picross (whatever ya
got), all the Pokemans, Kirby: Nightmare in Dreamland. Currently
playing Hakuoki (løl), AC Unity, Persona Q. Shadow of Mordor and
the Witcher 2 are next in the queue.
Podcasts: Stop Podcasting Yourself (I'm addicted right now), Stuff
You Should Know, MBMBaM, Giant Bombcast, The Atheist Experience/The
Non-Prophets, Serial, occasional other MaxFun and Stuff
Music: Kaizers Orchestra, Nickel Creek, Alison Krauss, Billy
Talent, Mutemath, Hollywood Undead, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy. Video
game and anime soundtracks. Classical.
Food: I'm on a Chie level of steak-loving. I haven't had much
Turkish but I adore Anatolia here in town. American Chinese.