Anything approximating Southern Gothic...including William
Faulkner, Flannery O'Connor, Cormac McCarthy, and Toni Morrison.
Throw in anything Junot Diaz, Don DeLillo and Richard Yates. Still
haven't gotten around to Franzen or Lethem, yet. Been meaning to
Most films directed by Wong Kar-Wai, Takeshi Kitano, François
Truffaut, Terrance Malick, P.T. Anderson, Spike Jonze and Shohei
Imamura. Anything Charlie Kaufman (I absolutely love ETERNAL
SUNSHINE OF THE SPOTLESS MIND). My all time favorite film, however,
is CITY OF GOD.
True Detective, The Wire, Boardwalk Empire, House of Cards, House
of Lies, Game of Thrones, Breaking Bad, Mad Men, Community, Parks
& Rec...and Girls (yep, I admit it). And anything cooking
related or food & travel related...basically everything on the
Anything and everything. Just moved back to LA from NYC, so I'm
psyched that this a comparable "food town." Asian & Mexican
cuisines rock in this town!
Everything except country and R&B. I'm kind of obsessed with
Yppah, Bonobo, Metronomy, and STRFKR at the moment. Can't stop
listening to them.