Like when subway conductors go rogue. Best so far: "Ladies and gentlemen, this train is now going express. All of you wearing headphones are f**ked."
I occasionally give away my midwestern past by smiling excessively, or striking up conversations with the checkout lady.
Send me your most terrifying Black Mirror dream premise.
Whatever I'm reading. Currently juggling some Shirley Jackson, Helen Oyeyemi and a biography of the 19th c. anchor-tattoo-sporting royal badass, Empress Elizabeth of Austria.
TAL--always and forever. Radiolab, 99% Invisible, Memory Palace, Lore.
Anything on NPR.
semi-obscure 1960s-1980s, David Bowie and friends, Bacharach pop songs.
I love watching weird old music videos, like these 80s gems:
Lucky me, they're all pretty fun.
you've got something interesting to say.
you know a little bit about who you are, and what you want. You already have interests, goals and ambitions--I have plenty of my own that keep me busy, but it's fun learning about new worlds through the eyes of someone who is passionate about them. I'll return the favor.