Like/Dislike: hamish robertson

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Like/Dislike asks interesting individuals to create two lists: one of their likes, one of dislikes. Read more about the series here

dislike-littering

dislike: litter

 

Likes

Looking
driving
gift wrap
creative boundaries
strelitzia reginae
Spiritualized
forgiving
Terry’s Dark Chocolate Orange
British racing green
tacos
Yorkies
the Porsche 912
Fortnum & Mason
cats
West Texas
puns
California Suite
Danish butter
French bread
woods
listening
taking photographs
visiting supermarkets while abroad
ceramics
archival filing
Yorkshire puddings and gravy
gin rummy
leather driving gloves
warming plates for meals
details
introducing people
the view of Los Angeles from the 134 when leaving Pasadena
ink splats
serif type
chipotle carrots
the smell of Play-Doh
Islay whisky
lists

 

Dislikes

Eating meat
littering
the use of “he” and “she” in present company
sexism
peanut butter
riding bikes
in-car infotainment
the Van Wyck Expressway
broccoli
all James Bond films prior to Casino Royale
In-n-Out burgers
watches
negativity
sleeve length on American shirts
bragging
lime green
guns
flashlights
excess
Halloween
delegating
talking too much
symmetry
writing essays

 

 

like-audi-quattro-gold

Like: gold Audi Quattro



Likes

Kyoto bookstores
my grandfather’s toast
Ahmad Jamal
fresh flowers
Hoth Strormtroopers
creamy northern bitter
Sophie Calle
the Hollywood Bowl, Canadian architecture
the 1980 Audi Quattro in gold
Icelandic accents
the Fender Jaguar
fresh flowers
two scoops of gelati (one of lemon sorbet
one of chocolate)
Princes Street Gardens
brown food
handwritten notes
crying during inflight movies
shadows
riding horses
black pepper
the Isle of Mull
the martini at Bemelman’s
driftwood
tana lawn
cashmere socks
rice crackers
a clean forehand winner
adventures
Cosmic Wonder
pain au chocolat
giving presents
my wife
my family
my friends
my work
the Clash
why

 

Dislikes

Most films
truffle oil
tupperware
the news
the discontinuation of the Concorde
not being able to play piano
loud voices
my left foot volley
potholes
digital cameras
the process for boarding aircraft
hot sand
Facebook
waiters who clear the table before all guests have finished eating
mechanical garbage trucks
horror films
economy legroom

 

Hamish Robertson is an artist, creative consultant, photographer, filmmaker, editor, and publisher based in Los Angeles, California.
Published in conjunction with Alldayeveryday.