Tom Hakkinen

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Industry Education
Occupation Teacher
Location United Kingdom
Interests football, tennis, wine, French cuisine, Indian cuisine, travelling, festivals, events, different cultures, exploring, carnivals, events, cultural spaces, sights, sight-seeing, train travel, aeroplanes, flying, France, Italy, Finland, England, Australia, Scandinavia, the Mediterranean, Europe, India, Paris, London, travel books, travel guides, reading, English, French, etymology, history, art, surrealism, impressionism, poetry, languages, words, science, physics, evolutionary biology, le vin, l'histoire, littérature, les arts, le surréalisme, le surréalisme litteraire, se mettre en grève, les reves
Favorite Movies Lock Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, The Wind that Shakes the Barley, Defiance, I Heart Huckabees, Edward Scissorhands, Alien, Blade Runner, Terminator, Terminator 2, The English Patient, American Beauty, Apocalypse Now, Dances With Wolves
Favorite Music Jean Sibelius, Profokiev, string concertos, The Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Rage Against the Machine, System of a Down, Arctic Monkeys, Basement Jaxx, Dizzy Rascal, The Roots, Aqua, Jacques Brel, Radiohead, Stan Getz, MC Solaar, Nina Simone, Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, Daft Punk, Sash, anonymous contemporary DJs (Tiesto is the only one I can think of by name
Favorite Books The Grapes of Wrath, A Brief History of Time, The Selfish Gene, Ten Days that Shook the World, Homage to Catalonia, Politics and the English Language, Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?, A Scanner Darkly, Dr Bloodmoney, Täällä Pohjantähden Alla, The Player of Games, Consider Phlebas, Hardy: Poems, The Picture of Dorian Gray, The Importance of Being Earnest, The Histories of Herodotus, Anabasis, Beowulf, Histoire de ma vie, L'Abesse de Castro, Sylvie, Boule de Suif, La Maison Tellier, Lettres de mon moulin, Candide, Le Petit Prince, The Prince, Neill Neill Orange Peel!, The Revolution Betrayed, Socialism: Utopian and Scientific