Books: A Kiss Before Dying, Desperate Passage, The Things They
Carried, Palahniuk's Survivor, More than it Hurts You, the Lake of
Dead Languages, The Giver. Currently reading lots of stuff,
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 some.
Currently watching lots of Oshima Nagisa.
, Darker than Black,
Death Note, Attack on Titan, Natsume Yuujinchou, Samurai Flamenco,
Bleach. Currently watching Gintama, Sailor Moon Crystal, Yowamushi
Pedal, and TONS of other shit. Currently reading Gintama, Cromartie
High School, Tegami Bachi, Kaze Hikaru. You are seeing some
patterns emerge, right? And I don't just mean Gintama. Although I
guess that's a pattern too. If you can find the underlying thread
in this profile I might just love you forever.
TV: Some enduring favorites are Battlestar Galactica, Futurama,
DS9, Third Watch, Pushing Daisies, Lost (to a point, let's say).
Newsradio—scratch that, Gintama is the pinnacle of all things.
Newsradio is still pretty good though.
Games: Assassin's Creed (the Ezio trilogy mainly, though exceptions
can be made for Black Flag), Mass Effect series, ilomilo, Persona 4
Golden, Skyrim, Fez, Puzzle Bobble, Picross (whatever ya got), all
the Pokemans, Kirby: Nightmare in Dreamland. Currently playing
Hakuoki (løl), The Witcher 2 sometimes, FTL.
Podcasts: Stop Podcasting
, Stuff You Should Know, MBMBaM, Giant Bombcast
, Giant Beastcast,
Experience/The Non-Prophets, occasional other MaxFun and Stuff
Music: Kaizers Orchestra, Nickel Creek, Alison Krauss, Billy
Talent, Mutemath, DOES, 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 in Bloomington. American Chinese.