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Books: Harry Potter series (yeah, yeah), Lord of the Rings, Ender's
Game series, Let the Right One In, some fantasy/sci-fi, by the
"classic" authors (ala Zelazny, George R.R. Martin), currently
getting into a lot of Vonnegut.
Movies: Let the Right One In, Show me Love, Avengers,
Adventureland, Lord of the Rings, Seven Samurai, The Crow, Dark
City, The Hangover, Blade Runner, Moonrise Kingdom, Fifth Element,
Cabin in the Woods.
Shows: I don't watch much TV, but through DVDs and netflix I have
enjoyed Rome, Sopranos, Big Bang Theory, Stargate, True Blood,
Farscape, Game of Thrones, Sons of Anarchy
Music: A whole lot of favorites which vary depending on
mood/season/nostalgia! Although lately I have listened to a lot of
Food: I always try new things, but lately I have been on a curry
kick. A good ol' fashioned pancake is never turned down though.
Overall my favorites are Japanese, Thai, and Indian.