: Alas, Babylon; The Painted Man, Dandelion Wine and a
few others by Ray Bradbury; A Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood;
Dr. Tatiana's Sex Advice to all Creation by Olivia Judson; Prodigal
Summer, Animal, Vegetable, Miracle & others by Barbara
Kingsolver; Pride and Prejudice; The Hunger Games trilogy by
Suzanne Collins; The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo/Millennium trilogy
by Stieg Larsson.
: Bringing Up Baby, other Hepburn movies, the Batman
Begins/Dark Knight/Dark Knight Rises trilogy, The Bourne Identity,
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner, Munich, Stranger than Fiction, the
new Star Trek, Pride & Prejudice (the 1995 BBC production),
Run, Lola, Run, X-men 1 and 2, Cool Hand Luke, Bull Durham, and who
doesn't love Up or Despicable Me?
: Imogen Heap, Nickel Creek, Susan Tedeschi, the cuban
and brazilian programs on WEMU, Maria Rita, Rodrigo y Gabriela
Beatles, Norah Jones, Lauryn Hill, Feist, Regina Spektor, motown,
Beethoven, Vivaldi's Winter, Shostakovich, Hindemith, Aaron
Copland, Mendelssohn's Hebrides Overture, and anything with a good
beat, strong (hopefully non-misogynistic) vocals, and some
danceability if that's what I'm trying to do at the moment.
: Fresh fruits including but not limited to
blueberries, prickly pears, michigan apples, nectarines,
strawberries, cherries, raspberries, plantains, grapes, plums, and
pineapple; puerto rican food (though I'm not Puerto Rican), corn on
the cob, green beans, artichokes, mushrooms, chicken, turkey, crab,
lobster, shrimp, clams, mussels, pasta, sushi sans
wasabi/horseradish, dark chocolate, Icescapes (sadface), the very
occasional coffee, green tea, iced tea, limeade.
: Revolution, Scandal, Parenthood, Once Upon a Time,
Jeopardy, Modern Family, Venture Brothers, West Wing, ER, Star Trek
(TNG, DS9, and Voyager), Dirty Jobs. I watch a lot of PBS. Antiques
Roadshow, Masterpiece Theater, Nova, Nature, etc.