The Conscience of the Eye, The Fall of Public Man, Consider the
Fork, One Hundred Years of Solitude, A Heartbreaking Work of
Staggering Genius, The Autobiography of Malcolm X, The Beet Queen,
Hayden Herrera's Biography of Frida Kahlo, McSweeney's Quarterly
The Big Sleep, Time of the Gypsies, Happy Times, The Dark Knight,
Network, (the new) Star Trek, Jean de Florette, Manon de la Source,
City of Lost Children, You and Me and Everyone We Know, anything
with Audrey Hepburn or Cary Grant.
Directors I like: Wong Kar Wai, Akira Kurosawa, Woody Allen, Eric
Rohmer, Michel Gondry, J.J. Abrams , Wes Anderson, Spike Lee,
Steven Soderberg, Alfred Hitchcock, Wim Wenders, Christopher
Shows: The Wire, Community (not season 3), 30 Rock, Rubicon, MI5,
Children's Hospital, Mr. Show, Sherlock, Six Feet Under, Twin
Peaks, Battlestar Galactica, Firefly, Doctor Who, Flight of the
Conchords, The West Wing, Sports Night, The Office (both),
Homeland, MST3K, Deadwood, Game of Thrones, Girls, Arrested
Development, Mad Men, Archer, The Sandbaggers, To Serve Him All Our
Days, Wallander (both), Molto Mario, Good Eats, anything with
Richard Ayoade, Snuff Box, The Mighty Boosh, Trailer Park Boys, and
finally: Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy.
I love seeing theatre, dance and music. Museums too, of
My Bloody Valentine, Chet Baker, Nico Muhly, Arvo Pärt, Philip
Glass, Stereolab, The Great Depression, Admiral Byrd, The
Replacements, Hüsker Dü, Sigur Ros, The Stone Roses, John Coltrane,
Charlie Parker, The Bulgarian Womens' Choir, Tom Waits, Sonic
Youth, AMP, Steve Reich, Low, Nina Simone.
I'll try most anything.
I was a vegan for years until recently.
I love Indian, Thai, Mexican, French, Italian, Greek, Szechuan,
Vietnamese and Ethiopian cuisines.