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Pizza, Mac & Cheese, Thai & Chinese food, Potatoes
(specifically spicy cheddar garlic mashed potatoes, but I'm
flexible), Soup (I love a good soup or stew), Steak, Bread.
Do beer and whiskey count as food?
Kathy Reichs, Michael Crighton, Joanne Harris, Thomas Harris, Jane
Austen, J.K. Rowling, Terry Pratchett, Neil Gaiman.
Also, if you've heard of/read any of the Noir books (I.e. New
Orleans Noir, Dublin Noir, etc...) I will be so happy.
Classical, Classic Rock, Pop, Blues, Zydeco, Creole, Alternative,
Dubstep (just the good stuff), Rock, R&B, Rap, Country (little
bit), Big Band, Swing, Soundtracks, Musicals. If you're looking for
artists or bands, that's a whole other list.
Doctor Who, Castle, Glee, Supernatural, Hannibal, So You Think You
Can Dance (I grew up in dance, don't judge), Sherlock, Merlin,
BtVS/Angel, Bones, CSI, NCIS, Criminal Minds.
Lots of movies. I like Action, Adventure, Comedy (not a lot of
stupid comedy though), Romance, Fantasy, Sci-fi, Drama, Historical,
etc. Comfort movies include: The Hobbit, Star Trek (the reboot),
Iron-Man 2, The Avengers, Jumanji, Pride & Prejudice, Harry
Potter 3-8 (7.1 and 7.2).
I like playing video games, but I'm no gamer. I don't even want to
get into that whole argument, believe me, and if you bring it up,
you will get stone-walled so fast. Pokemon (you name it, I've
probably played it), Final Fantasy (1-6, 10, Crystal Chronicles),
Oblivion, Skyrim, Harry Potter (PC & PS2), Kingdom Hearts (CoM,
1 & 2, 358/2), Rockband (1 & 2), etc.