When I am not reading my life away for work and academia. I really
enjoy off beat humor, some of my favortie authors are David
Sedaris, Christopher Buckley and Nick Hornby. (I am still looking
for my first edition of High Fidelity - one in English).
I would like to consider myself a movie buff - Some of my favorites
are High Fidelity, Little Miss Sunshine, Stranger Than Fiction, Wet
Hot American Summer, Moneyball and Miracle.
Music - really important! I spent four years as a college DJ and
summers working at an independent music station in Rochester, NY. I
love Guster, Ben Lee, Counting Crows, OAR, Jason Mraz, Ben Folds
Five, Mike Doughty, and more recently I am really been into Eli
'Paperboy' Reed and the True Loves along with Grace Potter and the
My music collection is unique in that I could get from The Beatles,
Ben Folds Five, Kayne West and the Muppets in less than an hour. We
all need a little taste of the simple things in life.
In terms of food, I am usually open to most things. Never been a
seafood fan so other than that the sky is the limit. I am trying to
learn how to make my own beer and learn the science and process