Authors: Anzaldua, Lorde, Friere, Frankl, hooks... (Starting to see
a trend?)...oh and David Sedaris! Also, do TEDTalks count?
Movies: A Touch of Pink, Across the Universe, Monsoon Wedding,
Forrest Gump, Stepmom, Casablanca, A Single Man, The Color Purple,
V for Vendetta, The Namesake, Milk, Shawshank Redemption, Chasing
Amy, Little Miss Sunshine, Michelle & Romy's High School
Reunion, A Streetcar Named Desire, Miss Congeniality, Love
Actually, Spanglish, Mr. Holland's Opus, Bridesmaids, Y Tu Mama
Tambien, Moulin Rouge, Up, The Green Mile, The Depahted, L.A.
Confidential, Crash, A Few Good Men, A Time to Kill, Slumdog
Millionaire, Blindness, The Indiana Jones Series...anything with
the incomparable Meryl Streep.
Shows: (When I can catch them) Scandal, Brothers and Sisters, Big
Bang Theory, How I Met Your Mother, Harry's Law, Modern Family,
Chopped, Diners-DriveIns-and Dives, Man v. Food...and who re-runs
of The Golden Girls, I Love Lucy, Friends, Seinfeld. Not a big
reality TV guy...but I dig a competition with a good premise (Any
takers for the Amazing Race?). CNN, SportsCenter, HGTV, Food
Network would most likely be favorite channels. But at the end of
the day, I don't have cable and my life does not revolve around The
Music: Wow...everything from classical to jazz...to world music. I
just can't process heavy metal, bad rap, and some wicked ol'
Food: YOLO (You Only Live Once)...I will try [almost] anything
once. Ethnic food, anything on the grill. I've never been known to
turn down a warm white macadamia nut cookie!