Four Movies You Can See Over and Over
His Girl Friday
Orpheus (the Cocteau film)
Cat People (preferring the earlier, but there is a certain goofy libidinous charm to the latter)
Four Places You Have Lived
Fairfax & Arlington Counties, Virginia (suburban DC)
In and around Philadelphia
Four TV Shows You Love to Watch
going for some of the more obscure among the many:
Thriller (the Boris Karloff-hosted anthology)
Trying Times (the PBS sitcom anthology)
Sunday Night/Night Music
...and the best original dramatic series on US television so far that I've seen,
Once and Again
Four Places You Have Been on a Vacation
As a child:
As an adult:
Oahu, 1987, with my first ex (before we were exes)
San Francisco Bay Area, 1989, with my first ex (still not exes), Continental Anarchist Gathering
Chicago, 1996, with my first ex (in the process of becoming exes), Democratic National Convention and, more pertinently, the largely anarchist UnConvention
San Francisco Bay Area, 2003, attending a wedding
Four of Your Favorite Foods
Coffee ice cream and Devil Dogs (not supposed to have this, not even with toffee chips)
Stroganoff (on rice) (before going lacto-ovo-Lazy-vegetarian in 1989)
A salad with ginger dressing
BLT--with fake bacon
Four Websites You Visit Daily
The blogroll at right
Public broadcasting entities (at work)
Four Places You Would Rather Be
In bed with a woman happy to be there with me--a decent breeze through the windows never hurts.
An utterly excellent library or bookstore--a decent breeze through the courtyyard never hurts.
Auditing pleasant to brilliant performance by performers (not a recording of them).
Four Things You Hope to Do Before You Die
Sustain a passionate and/or mutually satisfying romantic relation for more than ten years.
Publish more and better.
Live better, generally.
Disappoint less, if possible.
Four Novels You Wish You Were Reading for the First Time
They can't be good enough to want to reread them?
Fritz Leiber: Conjure Wife
Margaret Atwood: Lady Oracle
Kate Wilhelm: Death Qualified
Joanna Russ: The Female Man
Tag Four People You Believe Will Respond.
Always fun to assign your friends homework.
Keiko? Brian? Kate? Alice?