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Gender MALE
Location Philadelphia Suburbs, Pa., United States
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Introduction Brian Saner Lamken — writer, graphic designer, and serial-comma advocate
Interests comics, baseball, musical arrangement, mythologies, meta-reference, language, film & television
Favorite Movies Airplane!, The Big Sleep, Star Wars, The Iron Giant, Citizen Kane, Hugo, King Kong (original), Grease, This Is Spinal Tap, LA Confidential, The Princess Bride, Visions of Light, The Muppet Movie, Disney's Ashman/Menken musicals, The Bride of Frankenstein, Raiders of the Lost Ark, The Usual Suspects, Whale Rider, Superman, Young Frankenstein, Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, Pan's Labyrinth, The Wizard of Oz
Favorite Music Fiona Apple, The Beatles, David Bowie, Prince, REM, a cappella, good '80s pop, kitschy but still good '70s pop, good pop in general, '50 & '60s rock 'n' roll, Steely Dan, Elton John, Talking Heads, Dire Straits, The Pretenders, Billy Joel, Stevie Wonder, Paul Simon, Carole King, James Taylor, Bill Withers, Shelby Lynne, Bobby McFerrin, The Heavy, Sara Bareilles, Lake Street Dive, Edie Brickell
Favorite Books Madeline L'Engle's A Wrinkle in Time, Jorge Luis Borges' The Aleph & Fictions, comics from my Golden Age, Keri Hulme's The Bone People, Paul Grist's Kane, the D'Aulaires' Book of Greek Myths, Lewis Carroll's Alice books, Martin Gardner's Annotated Alice books, Mike Mignola's Hellboy, David Sedaris's essays, Frank Miller & David Mazzucchelli's Batman: Year One, Paul Auster's City of Glass, Paul Karasik & David Mazzucchelli's Paul Auster's City of Glass, Merl Reagle's Sunday Crosswords, Jill Thompson's Scary Godmother, Douglas Hofstedter's Metamagical Themas, Scott McCloud's Understanding Comics, Glen David Gold's Carter Beats the Devil, Stan Sakai's Usagi Yojimbo, Lloyd Alexander's Chronicles of Prydain, Gabriel García Márquez's One Hundred Years of Solitude, Sarah Vowell's Assassination Vacation, Marv Wolfman & George Pérez's New Teen Titans

What was the stage name of your favorite actress before she was born?

Tina Fetus.