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The list for books and movies is far too long to recite here, but,
here are some highlights.
Books: Tina Fey's Bossypants, American Psycho, The Kite Runner,
Drink/Play/F#*k, Speak, The Nanny Diaries, The DaVinci Code,
historical fiction of varying types, Pride and Prejudice, Catch-22,
The Other Boleyn Girl, Anything by Sarah Dessen or Lauren
Weisberger, Wicked, the Harry Potter series (don't judge), My Name
Movies: The Dark Knight, The Avengers, Shawshank Redemption, The
Princess Bride, Gone With The Wind, American Psycho, Willy Wonka
(ala Gene Wilder) Forrest Gump, 10 Things I Hate About You, SAW
movies (even though only the first 2 were any good), The Boondock
Saints, Top Gun, Gladiator, Troy, You've Got Mail, Moulin Rouge,
animated films, Inception, The Proposal, Slumdog Millionaire
Shows: The Big Bang Theory, The Tudors, Glee, Battlestar Galactica,
Grey's Anatomy, Friends, True Blood, Weeds, Gilmore Girls, Sex and
the City, Bones, SMASH, Scandal
Food is delicious. I like to eat it.