Mr. Trombley

About me

Introduction Little to note
Interests Writing, film, music, mathematics
Favorite Movies The Killing, Eraserhead, Duck Soup, The General, Anything Coen Brothers, Nosferatu, Lady From Shanghai, early Zucker Brothers, Time Bandits, Night Of The Hunter, Brazil, The Adventures of Baron Munchausen, Citizen Kane, Akira Kurasowa in general, Full Metal Jacket, Mel Brooks, Sergio Leone, Touch of Evil, The Godfather pt. 2, A Born Gambler, Night of the Living Dead, Dawn of the Dead, Reservoir Dogs, Coonskin, Game of Death, Blues Brothers, 2001, 1776, F for Fake, Buckaroo Banzai, Taxi Driver, Dr. No, Mystery Science Theater, Werner Herzog in general, Tokyo Story, They Live, Escape From New York, Dark Star, John Carpenter in general, Cartoons:, Chuck Jones, Bob Clampett, Art Davis, Ralph Bakshi, Early Disney, Fleischer Brothers
Favorite Music Earl "Fatha" Hines, Chopin, Funkadelic, Bing Crosby, Captain Beefheart, Roland Kirk, Gilbert & Sullivan, Willie "The Lion" Smith, The Minutemen, Louis Prima, early Zappa, Sun Ra, T. Rex, Hindemith, Pere Ubu, Al Jolson, Sparks, Charley Patton, The Melvins, Eubie Blake, The Residents, Jimi Hendrix, Spike Jones, Black Flag, Sibelius, Mr. Bungle, Skip James, MC5, J.S. Bach, Metallica, Benny Goodman, Todd Rundgren, Paul Whiteman, Shel Silverstein, Charles Mingus, Firehose, Thelonious Monk, Talking Heads, King Oliver, Ween, Howlin' Wolf, Leadbelly, Otis Redding, Cream, Sonny Sharrock, The Funk Brothers (MoTown), John Coltrane, Little Richard, Metallica, Debussy, Husker Du, Albert King, Lee 'Scratch' Perry, James Brown, Duke Ellington, John Lee Hooker, Marvin Gaye, Early Elvis, Bird & Dizz, Toru Takemitsu, Coleman Hawkins, Bacharach & David, Big Black, James P. Johnson, ZZ Top, J.J. Johnson, Led Zepplin, Oscar Peterson, Boredoms, Messiaen, Motorhead, Webern, Louis Armstrong, Fugazi, Conlon Nancarrow, Count Basie, Cheap Trick, Freddie King, Miles Davis, Ennio Morricone, Joe Pass, Fats Waller, Stan Freberg, Jackie Wilson, Boredoms, Rossini, Charlie Patton, Thin Lizzy, Seasame Street, Ornette Coleman, Flaming Lips, Stravinsky, Link Wray, Vivaldi, Wu Tang Clan, Verdi
Favorite Books You Can't Win, The Complete Kafka, Borges, The Cyberiad, Don Quixote, Invisible Man (both), Gargantua and Pantagruel, Tractatus Logico-Philisophicus, Skepticism and Animal Faith, The Realms Of Being, Melville's short stories, Catch-22, Cryptonomicon, Gravity's Rainbow, Godel Escher and Bach, My Education, H.P. Lovecraft, Robert E. Howard, Faulkner in general, Cormac McCarthy, Old Scientific Refernce Books, Comics:, Krazy Kat, Thimble Theater, L'il Abner, Milt Gross, Rube Goldberg, Popeye/Thimble Theater, Jim Woodring, Otto Soglow, A Contract with God, A Life Force, Dropsie Avenue, David A. Trampier, Wormy, Osamu Tezuka, The Adventures of Tintin, Sergio Aragones

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

In China.