books: Gödel, Escher, Bach; A Song of Ice and Fire (series); The
Blind Watchmaker; Wheel of Time (well, the first 20 books); A
Choice of Catastrophes; I'm a big fan of John Hodgman
, and almost anything
by Pratchett, Asimov, Hofstadter
movies: A Princess Bride; Anything by the Coen Brothers
; Especially The
; American Beauty; Buffy the Vampire Slayer (YES, both the
series and the movie); Serenity ...many others
music: Stephen Sondheim
, Tori Amos,
Tchaikovsky, Billy Joel. I'm partial to pianists
, but I'm easily amused. I've
recently determined that I like fast, complex music. The operas
I've enjoyed the most are Rossini, and now Verdi, and the
Tchaikovsky I like is all fast-paced.
foods: Pizza, Hummous, Turkey Sandwiches, juice, eggs,
marshmallows, batteries...oh, wait. That's my grocery list...
shows: :: Buffy
, Pushing Daisies Better off Ted
, House, How I
Met Your Mother. There are others, but that's enough for this
Musical-shows (includes opera): Sondheim, Urinetown, Rossini, Magic
Flute, Les Miserables, Man of La Mancha, Boheme.