a) Confessions of a Mask, On the Plurality of Worlds, A Wizard of
Earthsea, The Two Towers, The Demolished Man, Shadowrun
Also, modernist poetry and haiku (kawazu tobikomu...if you know
what I mean).
b) Koyaanisqatsi, 2001: A Space Odyssey, Ran (or anything by
Kurosawa, for that matter), Fallen Angels, Princess Mononoke, Ghost
in the Shell, Pan's Labyrinth, The Life of Brian, Legend of Drunken
Forewarning: I have an older sibling who is a film studies
professor, so I'm acquainted with some disturbingly high-brow
movies. That said, you can probably convince me to watch most
c) Arrested Development, Firefly, Dr. Horrible, Evangelion, Babylon
5, The Daily Show/Colbert Report (I consider them one unit), Doctor
Who (the David Tennant seasons), Sherlock, Game of Thrones, Avatar:
The Last Airbender.
Unless they mean Broadway shows, in which case probably Spring
Awakening and Phantom.
, Billy Joel
, Death Cab for Cutie
, Mumford and Sons
, The Swell Season
, The Civil Wars
, Hirasawa Susumu
, The Protomen
, other stuff (these lists have a dangerous probability
of getting unreadably long, so I'm trying to restrain
I like live music, too. Most recently I've seen the Protomen and
The Postal Service.
e) I feel like I'm gradually becoming vegetarian. There isn't a
powerful push behind it - I'm just happier when I eat more
vegetables and less meat. More specifically, the important foods
are: hummus, cheese, mushrooms, nuts (especially pecans, walnuts,
and almonds), nut-butters, singapore noodles, other kinds of
noodles, chocolate, strawberry shortcake, onions, kale, spinach,
roasted peppers, and any fruit except watermelon (I know it's
weird, but it's one of the only foods I'm averse to). I do
As to drinks, I like many varieties of milk (almond/soy/cow),
juice, and water. I really like water. I drink beer/cider/wine, but
mostly just on social occasions. I don't usually like soda (and
hate diet sodas), but I make an exception for Vergil's Rootbeer,
which I think includes angel's sweat as an ingredient.
f) Why is there no games section? I'm adding one: Chrono Trigger
, Final Fantasy
VI, VII, Tactics), Rock Band
, The Elder Scrolls
Sid Meier's Alpha Centauri, Ascendancy, Castlevania
: Symphony of the Night,
Shadow of the Colossus, Xenogears, Secret of Mana, Starcraft
, Age of Empires (II
& III), Megaman
(2 particularly), Minecraft,
League of Legends, Demon's/Dark Souls, Puzzle Quest.
Non-digital games: Dungeons &
(3.5), Shadowrun (3e), Magic: The Gathering, Nobilis,
Waving Hands, Catan, Carcassonne, Dominion.