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January 20, 2006

The Meme of Fours

It started with CalTechGirl.

Four jobs you've had in your life:
Lifeguard. Window Washer. Parade Boy. Cookie Baker.

Four movies you could [and do] watch over and over:
The Fifth Element, Heat, Ronin, Ran

Four places you've lived:
Brooklyn. Boston. Atlanta. South Pasadena.

Four fiction books you can't live without:
I never re-read fiction. Ever. Well, except for Einstein's Monsters by Martin Amis and Parliament of Whores by PJ ORourke, and Watchmen by Alan Moore and.. Cryptonomicon.

Four non-fiction books you consider essential:
Oxford Concise Dictionary. Prentice Hall Guide to English Literature. An Incomplete Education (Jones & Wilson). Norton Anthology of African American Literature.

Four TV shows you love to watch:
The Sheild, 24, Hustle, MXC (bonus 4 favorite shows of all time: Hill Street Blues, Moonlighting, Speed Racer, Felix the Cat)

Four places you've been on vacation:
Puerto Vallarta. Sydney. Kauai. Martha's Vineyard.

Four websitesblogs you visit daily:
Drezner. Baldilocks. Booker Rising. Dean's World.

Four of your favorite foods:
Eggs Benedict, Unagi, Soft Shell Crab, Cherry Garcia Ice Cream

Four places you'd rather be:
Polynesia. The Midlands (UK). Beijing. an alternate universe where SC won the Rose Bowl...

Four albums you can't live without:
Exodus (Marley). Beyond Words (McFerrin). Hallucination Engine (Material). Mondschein (Barenboim (Beethoven))

Posted by mbowen at January 20, 2006 01:57 AM

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seems that alternate universe is pretty crowded :)

I can't complain, though. Both of my teams were National Champs last year :)

Posted by: Caltechgirl [TypeKey Profile Page] at January 20, 2006 10:41 AM

South Pasadena is awesome.

Posted by: Cardinal Martini at January 23, 2006 01:56 AM

the midlands?..why?

Posted by: Jamie at January 23, 2006 07:44 PM