Bangs and a Bun

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About me

Industry Communications or Media
Occupation Writer
Location Toronto, Canada
Interests Mocking people who wear crocs and uggs, eating out (so I can avoid cooking), extending my shoe collection, reading anything I can get my hands on, pilates, dance, perfecting my bangs and a bun, good conversation, good music, good friends, art galleries, museums, getting lost in the metropolis
Favorite Movies The Godfather (only 1 & 2 - 3 sucked), Goodfellas (great movie, fantastic soundtrack), Scarface (for Michelle Pheiffer's wardrobe), City of God (one of the best foreign language films ever made), Breakfast at Tiffany's (Audrey Hepburn - nuff said), La Haine (Incredible french film with some very funny french insults), Beat Street (just classic), Carlito's Way (the chase scene through Grand Central Station at the end....mindblowing), Fight Club (whoever styled Brad Pitt in this movie truely bought sexy back. The book is better than the film though), Raging Bull (Bob De Niro in his finest form), Pulp Fiction (remember when John Travolta was cool?), Clockers (Spike Lee just makes New York look amazing, not to mention Mekhi Pheiffer...), Snatch (wins the 'most quotable' award), Taxi Driver (Ahh Bob De Niro - possibly even sexier when he's crazy), Casino (Sharon Stone's wardrobe - fabulous), West Side Story (hands down one of my favourite films of all time), A Never Ending Story (when I watch it now, I get the same feelings I did when I was five), Take the Money and Run (Woody Allen is a genius), Wild Style (captured that time so well), The Freshest Kids (the best B-Boying documentary out there), Six Degrees of Separation (a great story and Will Smith's best work in my opinion), L'Appartement (French and very sexy), Lock Stock & Two Smoking Barrels (sheer hilarity), High Fidelity (was there ever a more perfect role for Jack Black?), The Departed (Marky Mark - who knew?).
Favorite Music Stevie Wonder, Al Green, Otis Redding, James Brown, Ike & Tina Turner, Marvin Gaye, Curtis Mayfield, Barry White, Prince, Michael Jackson (the early years, before he was a white woman), Sam & Dave, Anthony Hamilton, Floetry, Mos Def, Biggie, Big L, Big Pun, Buena Vista Social Club, D'Angelo, Chaka Khan, Digable Planets, Jill Scott, Dwele, Immortal Technique, Gil Scott Heron, Jay-Z, Roxanne Shante, the great Millie Jackson (no one keeps it realer), Rick James (Bitch), Slick Rick, Sting, Paul Simon, Peedi Crakk, Kool G Rap, LL Cool J (the early years), Phil Collins (yeah, I did just say that), Little Brother, Sly & the Family Stone, Bob Marley, Roy Ayres, Fannypack (the world needed to be educated about Cameltoe), Mint Condition, Ready for the World, Clipse, The Delfonics, Donny Hathaway, Kem, The Ohio Players, J Dilla, Jean Grae, John Coltrane, K-Os, M.I.A, Omar, Robin Thicke, Eric Clapton, Sa Ra Creative Partners, The Stylistics, Thelonious Monk
Favorite Books Pretty much anything by Brett Easton Ellis or Chuck Palaniuk