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I don't make a lot of time to read novels, but I listen to books on
CD sometimes while I commute. Recent books I've liked include The
World According to Garp, Dennis Lahane novels, Elmore Leonard's
books, and the Girl with the Dragon Tattoo series (great
My favorite classics are probably On the Road, Catcher in the Rye,
1984, The Stranger, The Great Gatsby, As I Lay Dying, Steppenwolf,
Ray Bradbury's books and Kurt Vonnegut's books.
I read news articles online (especially science stuff) and some
magazine articles. I love having the internet in my pocket. I'm a
sucker for information, trivial or otherwise. I also listen to NPR
quite a bit.
I love music. Rock, indie, jazz, classical and others. I'm still on
a crazy year long Pink Floyd kick right now, but I am hoping to
pick up the new Jack White album soon. U2, Built to Spill,
Neil Young and the Samples are my all-time favorites. I also like
The Flaming Lips, Iron & Wine, some Weezer, Blind Melon and the
like. I really like Coltrane, Miles Davis, Oscar Petersen and all
I like some TV like Breaking Bad, Walking Dead, Dexter, Arrested
Development, Boardwalk Empire, Game of Thrones, American Horror
For movies, I tend to agree with the critics more than the viewers.
That's just how I am. Some of my favorites are Taxi Driver,
Apocalypse Now, Aliens, The Departed, Anchorman, Super Troopers,
Forrest Gump, Big, Star Wars, Lord of the Rings, Braveheart, The
Gladiator, The Hurricane, The Shining, Blues Brothers, The Jerk,
and A Perfect World.