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Hate more than death or mortal strife?
That which contented men desire,
The poor have, the rich require,
The miser spends, the spendthrift saves,
And all men carry to their graves?
Being mostly vegan and strictly vegetarian for environmental and ethical reasons.
Hysterically explaining the hipsterpocalypse to hipstercrits.
Philosophy and non-fiction: Phenomenology of Spirit, The Question Concerning Technology, Phaedo, An Essay Concerning Human Understanding, Madness and Civilization, The Genealogy of Morality, Eating Animals, The Origin of the Work of Art, A Vindication of the Rights of Woman, Zen and the Art of Archery, The Selfish Gene, Musicophilia, Godel-Escher-Bach, various books on yoga.
Movies: The Graduate, Cinema Paradisio, 8 1/2, Police Adjective, Being There, Seventh Seal, The Great Dictator, Taxi Driver, Pulp Fiction, Trainspotting, Vertigo, Oldboy, Airplane, Blazing Saddles, Take the Money and Run, Annie Hall, Big Lebowski, Life Aquatic, The Meaning of Life, Being John Malkovich, Adaptation, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, The Elephant Man, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, The Shining, The Devil and Daniel Johnston, Brother's Keepers, Boyhood, The Sound of Noise, The Bicycle Thief, Birdman, Nightcrawler, Mr. Nobody
TV: Breaking Bad, Scrubs, Southpark, Louie,Trailer Park Boys, Stewart/Colbert, X-Files, Seinfeld, Curb, Arrested, Twilight Zone, NBA, science/nature documentaries, TED Talks, High Maintenance, Transparent
Podcast: Science Friday, This American Life, Car Talk, SERIAL, Radiolab, Reply All, Freakonomics, More Perfect, Infinite Monkey Cage
Food: Anything healthy and vegetarian really. My favorite cuisines are Ethiopian, Indian, and Middle-Eastern. Quality coffee.
Music: The Beatles, Bob Dylan, Radiohead, MF Doom, DJ Dangermouse, Cut Chemist, Grizzly Bear, NIN, TV On The Radio, D'Angelo, Fela Kuti, Joanna Newsome, Rodriguez, Schoenberg, Miles Davis, Ravi Shankar, Devendra Banhart, Wayne Shorter, Wes Montgomery, Joni Mitchell, Akron/Family, John Fahey, The Books, Jane's Addiction, Ravi Shankar, CAN, Cibo Matto, the Boredoms, FRANK ZAPPA, the Beach Boys, Herbie Hancock, Prince, Pink Floyd, Sonic Youth, The Doors, Tiny Tim, Simon and Garf, Tom Waits, Terry Riley, Charles Ives, Charles Mingus, Pixies, The Animals, Sly and the Family Stone, Louiz Bonfa, AC Jobim, Gilberto Gil, Parliment, Air, Kraftwerk, Hiatus Kaiyote...
2. Non-human animals, particularly BIG dogs.
3. Diffused light
4. Descending bass lines
5. Books ("That's not fair. There was time now!")
7. Breaking rules
8. Borderline clichés ("the buck stops here")
9. Even numbers