ABOUT ME ▪ 自己紹介
My name is Tom. I was born on August 24, 1988, which makes me 24 years old. I (somewhat) recently graduated from college with a Japanese major. I've been studying Japanese for over 6 years now, but I still have a lot to learn. Since graduating I've been doing a lot of self-study so I don't lose my language skills but it can be tough, especially living in an area with few Japanese-speaking people. As of now I'm not sure what kind of career I would like to have. I can see myself being a translator or working for some kind of group dealing with human or animal rights.
FAVORITES ▪ お気に入りもの
TV Shows: It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Parks & Recreation, Community, 30 Rock, Cougar Town, New Girl, Don't Trust the Bitch in Apartment 23, Friends, Sabrina the Teenage Witch, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Daria, Will & Grace, Roseanne
Movies: Romy and Michele's High School Reunion, 10 Things I Hate About You, Kill Bill Vol. 1, Hard Candy, Miss Congeniality, Two Weeks Notice, Whip It!, She's the Man, Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit, Baby Mama, Charlie's Angels, My Big Fat Greek Wedding, Beauty and the Beast, Save the Last Dance, Stepmom, Father of the Bride, Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead
Music (Japanese): 浜崎あゆみ, 倖田來未, アンジェラ・アキ, Superfly, Crystal Kay, 安室奈美恵, 中島美嘉, Rie fu, 大塚愛, 宇多田ヒカル, 椎名林檎, Tommy heavenly6, JASMINE, 黒木メイサ, YU-A, 平井堅
Music (Korean): 2NE1, BoA, Brown Eyed Girls, IVY, 이효리, Wonder Girls, T-ara, 4minute, SISTAR, f(x), miss A, SPICA
Music (English): Regina Spektor, Fiona Apple, Lily Allen, Norah Jones, Ella Fitzgerald, Lana Del Rey, P!nk, Tegan and Sara, Janelle Monáe, Marina & the Diamonds, Florence + The Machine, Michelle Branch, Lauryn Hill, She & Him, Amy Winehouse, Gwen Stefani, The Pretty Reckless
CREDITS&LAYOUT INFO ▪ 信用とレイアウト情報
As of December 2, 2012 my layout header features Ke$ha with lyrics from her song "Die Young," and was created by me using Paint Shop Pro 9 and Photoshop CS6.
The layout itself was created by silentevocation @ fleeting_days (the code can be found here).
Here's a list of LJ users/communities and websites that I am crediting for various graphics related things:
77words; aconite; amethystia; arisubox; ashke_icons; colorfilter; crederei; envious_forms; justfreefallin; ewanism; filipinoz_rule; dearest; inxsomniax; noctuidae; pessimistchick; popcorn_bites; pfefferminzchen; rhythmique; september_icons; neversince; toybirds; wash_when_dirty
HYBRID GENESIS; BRUNO'S HONEYPOT; Static-Romance
Let me know if I haven't given you credit for something.
LINKS ▪ リンク
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