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Industry Student
Location NW Louisiana, LA, TX, NV, CA, United States
Interests food and drink, cultures, hiking, snowboarding, history, political science, reading, movies, craftsman houses, geography, tea, brogues, health, beautiful things in its many forms, project runway, top chef, American Sign Language, education, ginger, color, turquoise, my cats, interior design, architecture, coloring mandalas, and so on and on and on
Favorite Movies Babe, Pulp Fiction, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, The Manchurian Candidate (the original one), The Bourne Identity, The Bourne Supremacy, anything by Cameron Crowe, Hurly Burly, The Big Kahuna, Monty Python's The Holy Grail, Groundhog Day, The Crow, The Matrix, The Silence of the Lambs, Kiss Kiss Bang Bang, In Bruges, sex, lies, and videotape, Say Anything, Raising Arizona, The Breakfast Club, Wit, Terms of Endearment, Fast Times at Ridgemont, Gandhi, Lawrence of Arabia, The Sixth Sense, Unbreakable, The Red Violin, Clueless, Sliding Doors, Heat, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, Back to the Future, All About Eve, The Business of Strangers, True Romance, Iron Man, The Darjeeling Express, Galaxy Quest, Big, Waking Life, Borat, A Nightmare Before Christmas, Dress to Kill (Eddie Izzard stand-up), and many, many more
Favorite Music ska, NIN, I haven't really "listened" to music in a decade.
Favorite Books The Secret Garden, Harry Potter series, Anne of Green Gables, The Littles, Madeline L'Engle's A Wrinkle in Time series, any P.G. Wodehouse, Dorothy Sayers, Josephine Tey, or John Salinger, Candide, Lord of the Rings, Pride and Prejudice, Tad Williams' Otherland series, Point of Hopes, Point of Dreams, The Crimson and the White Petal, Sherlock Holmes, Michael Chabon, Neil Gaiman, Feast of All Saints, Stiffed, Nickeled and Dimed, The Bum's Rush, Flannery O'Connors' short stories, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Henry David Thoreau, The Secret History, Cat's Eye, The Founding Brothers, ... honestly I haven't had that many favorites since I was a kid even though I read a lot. I read more non-fiction than fiction these days. I often read the latest Dean Koontz from the library.

You have to dig a hole to China. Where do you start?

On the "X" mark.