I pay attention to political strategists, speechwriters, journalists, comedians, comedy writers, and music producers.
I also do freelance editing work.
I like my comedy black & dry and my coffee black & wet.
1920s-'70s Blues, Jazz, Pop, and R&B (Soul and Doo Wop especially).
1950s-Present Rock-related Bands & Solo Artists.
Some 1990s-Present R&B.
Mid 2000s-Present Female Pop.
Drummers, Beat makers, Producer DJs, and Rappers.
Dusty, Martha, and Ellie.
Deftones, Dillinger, Mastodon, Patton, and Phantom of the Opera.
Slate Political Gabfest.
Face The Nation.
Keepin' It 1600.
The Axe Files.
Seinfeld, Curb, Larry Sanders, Parks, AD.
Boardwalk, Wire, Sopranos, HOC, Narcos.
Monty Python's Flying Circus.
Network & The Hospital.
All The President's Men & Spotlight.
Ghostbusters & Godfather.
Star Wars IV-VI.
The War Room.
The Fog of War.
a) "What the fuck kind of cliche person is this?"
b) "These fucking profiles are all the same god damn shit."
c) "Sorry I gotta hang up, I'm reading profiles and questioning my life."