A Few of My Favorite Things

Family

Programming

Zeitgeist

Music

  • Classical music from the late baroque to the early romantic era: Scarlatti, Handel, Bach, Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Chopin.
  • ZZ Top
  • The 80s

Science

Authors

  • Robert A. Heinlein
  • Larry Niven, especially his short fiction
  • Jack McDevitt
  • Douglas Adams
  • Connie Willis
  • Tom Clancy
  • John Casti
  • James Burke

Television

  • Syfy [sic] Channel
  • Babylon 5, and J. Michael Straczynski in general
  • Buffy, Angel, Firefly, and Joss Whedon in general
  • Battlestar Galactica, the new series
  • Lost
  • Heroes
  • The X-Files

Conventions