I'm not particularly active on this site at the moment, but feel free to contact me if you're interested :)
In the distant past I read a lot of Terry Pratchett and Douglas Adams. More recently I have enjoyed the Harry Potter series, the His Dark Materials trilogy, Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell, House of Leaves, Cloud Atlas, and the short stories of Jorge Luis Borges. I've been on a bit of a comics binge recently, and polished off Y: The Last Man, Runaways, Astonishing X-men (Joss Whedon's run), Platinum Grit volume 1, and Bone.
Doctor Who, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Firefly, Dollhouse (really anything by Joss Whedon), Game of Thrones, Orphan Black, The Wire, Battlestar Galactica, The Micallef Pogram, Community, The IT Crowd, Look Around You, Spaced, Futurama, QI, Freaks & Geeks, The Guild, Zero Punctuation, Carnivàle, The Bazura Project, Rick and Morty forever a hundred times.
Contact, Gattaca, Children of Men, Primer, Back to the Future, Pulp Fiction, Kill Bill, Nikita, Once, This is Spinal Tap, Brazil, 12 Monkeys, Eraserhead, most of the Marvel movies
Slightly obsessed with Janelle Monáe recently.
Radiohead, Led Zeppelin, Prince, Spiderbait, Björk, Moloko, Justice, Aphex Twin, Cake, Portishead, Cowboy Junkies, Tool, Ben Folds Five, Bag Raiders, Pivot, Full Fathom Five, Boards of Canada, Neutral Milk Hotel, Pomplamoose, Jamiroquai, Deodato, the musical Hamilton.
(KFMF, Tokyo Dawn, Tracker music, Chiptunes, Demoscene)
Day of the Tentacle, Portal & Portal 2, Braid, The Witness, Gone Home, Her Story, Factorio, The Monkey Island series, Minecraft, Assassin's Creed, Burnout Paradise, the Saints Row series, Magic Carpet
2) Internet access
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