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I try play music or read instead of Netflix binging lately, and
have foregone gaming.
XKCD, The Oatmeal, Questionable Content, Saturday Morning Breakfast
My favorite authors include J.R.R. Tolkien, Phillip Pullman, Kurt
Vonnegut, Patrick Rothfuss, Douglas Hofstadter, Alan Moore, Niel
Gaiman, Fyodor Dostoyevsky, and Oscar Wilde.
Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Stardust, The Princess Bride,
Watchmen, Black Swan, The Illusionist, The Seventh Seal, Labyrinth,
Lord of the Rings Trilogy, Dogma, V for Vendetta, Zoolander, Donnie
Darko, The Life of Brian, The Usual Suspects, Dr. Strangelove,
Birdman, O Brother Where Art Thou?, The Imitation Game
Parks & Recreation, Outlaw Star, Pushing Daisies, Workaholics,
Jeckyl & Hyde, The IT Crowd, Spaced, Sealab 2021, Futurama,
Fringe, MI:5, Baccano!, Doctor Who, Metalocalypse, Yakitate! Japan,
The Guild, Black Butler, Battlestar Gallactica, Sherlock, Firefly,
Darker than Black, Game of Thrones, Merlin, Bleach, Trigun, The
Dresden Files, Dr. Horrible's Sing Along Blog, Archer, Black Books,
House, The Daily Show, Louis, Grimm, and The Colbert Report.
I listen to a wide variety of genres, preferring rock derivatives
(punk, indie, prog,) and my favorites are mostly metal. Blind
Guardian, Opeth, Primordial, Enslaved, Wolfchant, Vintersorg,
Turisas, Leprous, Cormorant, Moonsorrow, Ihsahn, Shining (NOR),
TrollfesT, Falconer, Einherjer, Thyrfing, Yggdrasil, Amon Amarth,
Suspyre, MaYaN, Tyr, Arcturus, Adagio
Lately just Rocksmith and CAH.
I've been known to frequent Magic the Gathering, League of Legends,
Settlers of Catan, Scrabble, Munchkin, Mariokart, and Just Dance -
and I played many RTS and RPG games growing up.