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About me

Introduction Everything I needed to know, I learned from television. My favorite shows include Doctor Who (2005), Spooks/MI-5, Coupling (UK), Torchwood, Battlestar Galactica (2004), It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Community, Firefly, Hustle (2004), Law & Order: SVU, Ashes to Ashes, Life on Mars. Then there's the TV miniseries (generally UK) including North & South (2004), Band of Brothers, State of Play (2003), Bleak House (2005), Doctor Zhivago (2002), Cranford, Jane Eyre (2006).

I currently spend my time in and around books, particularly those of the mystery persuasion.
Interests TV, books, movies, noir, YA lit, Victorian era anything, steampunk, scifi, all things British.
Favorite Movies The History Boys, Billy Elliot, Pride & Prejudice (2005), LotR trilogy (2001-3), Leon: The Professional, Casino Royale (2006), Nikita, Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World, The Sound of Music, The Adventures of Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Clue (1985), The Full Monty, Fight Club, Singin' In the Rain, Sleuth (2007), Sherlock Holmes (2009)