Fight Club - Chuck Palahniuk The song Camisado contains several references to this novel.
Survivor - Chuck Palahniuk The song The Only Difference Between Martyrdom And Suicide Is Press Coverage is the first line of this novel.
Choke -Chuck Palahniuk Build God, Then We’ll Talk is a quote from this novel.
Diary-Chuck Palahniuk The quote ‘Just for the record, the weather today is…’ from the song London Beckoned Songs About Money Written by Machines is a running theme/quote in the novel.
The Clockwork Orange - Anthony Burgess
Fever Era, Panic’s aesthetic was quoted in Rolling Stone Magazine to have been inspired by the movie and novel.
Alice in Worderland - Lewis Carroll
Rolling Stones magazine states that Ryan re-read Alice in Wonderland while writing Pretty. Odd. It inspired the album artwork and the track Mad as Rabbits. Bredon also later stated that the line ‘And I never, never, ever do a thing about the weather for the weather never ever does a thing for me’ from the Alice in Wonderland’s film inspired the line ‘I know it’s sad that I never gave a damn about the weather, and it never gave a damn about me,’ from Do You Know What I’m Seeing?
A Season in Hell - Arthur Rimbaud
‘I don’t love women. Love has to be reinvented, we know that.’ - Rimbaud
‘We must reinvent love.’ - Mad As Rabbits ‘I wasn’t born to become a skeleton.’ - Rimbaud
‘I wasn’t born to be a skeleton’ - She’s a Handsome Woman
This is the absolute silliest thing, but recently a bunch of MICA friends and I started playing Dungeons & Dragons! We just finished our starter quest, in which we learned the hard way that one cannot stop an impending alien invasion through the power of partying.
“Your handwriting. The way you walk. Which china pattern you choose. It’s all giving you away. Everything you do shows your hand. Everything is a self portrait. Everything is a diary.” —Chuck Palahniuk