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I like books in theory, I just seldom get around to reading them. I
try to make a daily habit of reading the New Yorker over coffee
though, and I enjoy the occasional comic book or graphic novel. I
lean towards non-fiction when I do pick up a book, on subjects
ranging from cosmology to political science to whatever else
interests me at the moment..
My favorite movies are Wet Hot American Summer, Eternal Sunshine of
the Spotless Mind, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, The Breakfast
Club, Shaun of the Dead, Evil Dead series, Wonder Boys, and a bunch
Favorite shows are Breaking Bad, Walking Dead, Mad Men, Community,
Louie, Broad City, Misfits, Spaced, Always Sunny, Mr. Show,
Muisc: What tends to stay on rotation on my iPod: Radiohead, Tool,
The Doors, Primus, Nirvana, Bjork, Pixies, Nine Inch Nails. Also on
the list are Mos Def, Deftones, Mum, Sigur Ros, Neutral Milk Hotel,
Modest Mouse, Ugly Casanova, Blockhead, Led Zepplin, Saint Vincent,
The Kinks, Talking Heads, David Bowie, Broken Social Scene, The
Decemberists, Sleater Kinney, The Beatles, pretty much any 90s
grunge/alt rock, and yeah, I think the 80s produced some great
Meanwhile, my record collection is mostly full of classic rock,
although I do need more Zappa.
I listen to jazz when I'm working on art a lot. I especially like
Ethopian Jazz. Check out the Ethopian Jazz station on Pandora, it's
awesome. Do people still use Pandora..?
Also, Nerdist podcast. That's a go-to for when I'm working.
Food: Anything that is delicious and reasonably priced.