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Best of 2017

Here's a list of some things I loved in 2017. Not all of them are releases from this year.

What is Left by Rosemary Valero-O'Connell

Buying and frying plantains

Your Name.

Seeing Fire Heads live at a free show downtown

Judge Dredd: Block Mania + the Apocalypse War, from Complete Case Files 05

Ultraman Orb

Logan Lucky

The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle

December figure drawing

A painting that Maudlyn Claire did of my face

Nazis getting punched in the face

Man of War by Radiohead

My Lesbian Experience With Loneliness by Nagata Kabi

The one weekend where I got to sit outside in the sun, reading and drawing while nude

John Wick: Chapter 2

Watching Shin Godzilla with a couple friends on a giant TV

Twin Peaks: The Return

Getting to feed sting rays at Ripley's Aquarium in Gatlinburg

Rainbow by Kesha

Rez Infinite

Seeing Clipping live at my favorite local venue

Mega Monster Battle: Ultra Galaxy Legend

Asido by Purity Ring

This Betty Boop cartoon which features Cab Calloway as Koko the Clown singing St. James Infirmary Blues

Sexual predators losing their jobs

Golf Story

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

Super Mario Odyssey

...Basically the Nintendo Switch itself, the above games, and a few more

NieR: Automata

Being able to get pho in Johnson City

The Last American by John Wagner, Alan Grant, and Mick McMahon

Criterion's bluray release of Stalker, my favorite movie

Finding and buying an old 1993 Dragonzord toy at the flea market

Get Out

Walking around the National Gallery of Art with my girlfriend in Washington DC

American Vandal

Saturnz Barz by Gorillaz

Persona 5

Small Enough by Dustin Harbin

Thor: Ragnarok

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