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I was an economics major. I read a bunch of investment publihings.
IBD, WSJ, Mötley fool, etc. non fiction and history is interesting
to me. I read emails at work all day though; sometimes I prefer to
get home and read nothing at all. Other days I can go into te
Brookline Booksmith an walk out with 2 or 3 new books.
I don't watch much TV. Some shows: Simpsons, sopranos, Seinfeld,
the office, peep show, HIMYM, bobs burgers. Mostly just watch
sports or documentaries.
Movies: most of Scorcese's films (good fellas, taxi driver, raging
bull, mean streets). Bronx tale is one of my favs. Some classics
like La Dolce Vita and Street Car Named Desire. Waynes World,
cheesy 80s movies, Blues Brothers, Little Shop of Horrors, Easy
Rider, Beetlejuice, the shining (jack Nicholson is the man. He was
my favorite Joker). Batman 2 is probably my favorite batman. Alien/
aliens, star wars.. There are many many more. I'm pretty
Music is more my preferred form of entertainment. I an listen to a
great album all the way through sometimes as if it was a movie. It
varies widely. Beatles, Pixies, The Clash, Bowie, the dead, la
radiohead, minutemen, James Brown, Curtis Mayfield, Stevie Wonder,
Motown, daft punk, dead mau5, misfits, les Paul, Ike & Tina
Turner, Michael Jackson, Elvis Costello, Gershwin, Billie Holiday,
cake, Ann peebles, sabbath, led Zep, Zappa, new order, Tom waits,
Ravi Shankar, run dmc, van Halen, type-o, misfits, sigur Ros,
Rodriguez, Atmosphere, orchard lounge, etc. could go on forever.