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Music (current): Titus Andronicus, The Cramps, Swans, Scott Walker,
lots of soul
Music (all time): R.E.M., Foo Fighters, PJ Harvey, At The Drive-In,
Neko Case, The Minus 5, Pixies, Wilco, GBV, Husker Du, Radiohead,
The Raveonettes, Jesus and Mary Chain, Ani DiFranco, Deerhunter,
and the type of power-pop that I can only call "uncle rock" (Cheap
Trick, Shoes, The Smithereens, Material Issue, Fountains of Wayne).
Basically if you know that John Waters quote about books, I feel
that way about music, too.
But also books. Favorites include Our Band Could Be Your Life,
1984, American Psycho, Tipping the Velvet, Choke, Does Not
Films: Help!, Good Will Hunting, Six Days, Some Like It Hot, No
Country For Old Men, Happiness, Blue Velvet, Mulholland Drive and
Lost Highway (ok, anything David Lynch).
TV: Parks and Recreation, Arrested Development, Broad City.
Seinfeld remains the all-time favorite, because it's good for your