Just a list of my favourite things. Obviously.
Bands: Queen, Within Temptation, Green Day, A1 and New Politics.
Singers: Meat Loaf, Olly Murs, Emmelie de Forest, P!nk, Owl City and Josh Groban.
Song: Champagne Supernova.
Song lyric: “Come to the confessional so I can tell you all to bugger off!” – In The Land Of The Pigs, The Butcher Is King.
Music: Mainly rock but I love anything from pop to classical.
Comedians: Russell Howard, John Bishop, Adam Hills, Billy Connolly and Mike Harding.
Book: Any Scandinavian crime thriller, such as The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo and The Killing.
Food: Anything Italian.
Film: Harry Potter.
TV shows: Midsomer Murders and Russell Howard’s Good News.
Musicals: We Will Rock You and Mamma Mia.
National anthem: Anything that’s not Austria’s. (Sorry Schlieri!)
Sports: Rugby league, football, Formula 1 and winter sports.
Rugby league team: Leeds Rhinos.
National rugby league team: England.
Rugby union team: Yorkshire Carnegie.
National rugby union teams: England and Republic of Ireland.
Football teams: Bolton Wanderers and Celtic.
National football team: Republic of Ireland. (Yes, really.)
Ski-jumpers: Tom Hilde and Kamil Stoch.
Formula 1 drivers: Jenson Button, new boy (and Jenson’s new team-mate) Kevin Magnussen and, despite him now being a Ferrari driver once again, Kimi Räikkönen.
Websites: Twitter and Instagram.
Authors: William Shakespeare, Charles Dickens, Steig Larsson and David Hewson.
More to come when I think of them. Oh, and I reserve the right to change these at any time. That is all.