Dreamsploitation   Nick Drake            Toro y Moi    G A S   Thundercat   Beach House
Louis Cole         Haircuts for Men      Radiohead     Her's   De-Phazz     Eluvium
Saint Pepsi        Broken Social Scene   Mac DeMarco   Ott     t e l e p a t h テレパシー能力


Gödel, Escher, Bach          Accelerando    Flowers for Algernon
Ender's Game                 Siddhartha     Stranger in a Strange Land
The Illuminatus! Trilogy     Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance


It's Such a Beautiful Day    The Matrix         Baraka         Blade Runner
Before Sunrise               Star Wars (IV)     Hero (2002)    Man on the Moon
End of Evangelion            Dr. Strangelove    Waking Life    Enter The Void


Nirvanna the Band the Show    Darkplace    The IT Crowd
Xavier: Renegade Angel        Portlandia   Freaks and Geeks


Nichijō    Madoka Magica    Space Dandy    Mushishi
Berserk    Death Note       Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann

Video Games:

Deus Ex               N            Torchlight       Psychonauts
Super Meat Boy        Tetris       Shining Force    Smash Bros.
Getting Over It       Receiver     Superhot         Into the Breach
I Wanna Be the Guy    Grow Home    Splinter Cell: Chaos Theory

Programming Heroes:

John Carmack      djb   Rob Pike
D. Richard Hipp   spj   Arthur Whitney
Jonathan Blow     Mel   ~sorreg-namtyv


Raymond Smullyan - Is God a Taoist?
Raymond Smullyan - Planet Without Laughter
Joseph Weizenbaum - Science and the Compulsive Programmer
Scott Czepiel - 52 Factorial
Linds Redding - The Overnight Test
Steven Millhauser - In the Reign of Harad IV
Eric S. Raymond - Dancing With The Gods
Robert M. Pirsig - Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: Afterword


Croyez ceux qui cherchent la vérité, doutez de ceux qui la trouvent.
  - André Gide

It's not true unless it makes you laugh, but you don't understand until it makes
you weep.
  - Robert Anton Wilson

I really only love god as much as I love the person I love the least.
  - Dorothy Day

if you don't become the ocean
you'll be seasick
every day
  - Leonard Cohen

The ultimate weapon has always existed. Every man, every woman, and every child
owns it. It's the ability to say 'No' and take the consequences.
  - Robert Anton Wilson

We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful about what we pretend to be.
  - Kurt Vonnegut

The more constraints one imposes, the more one frees oneself of the chains that
shackle the spirit... the arbitrariness of the constraint only serves to obtain
precision of execution.
  - Igor Stravinsky

I would like to understand things better, but I don’t want to understand them
  - Douglas Hofstadter

If the world were perfect, it wouldn't be.
  - Yogi Berra