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Music - Neil Young, Wilco, Bob Dylan, Paul Westerberg/The
Replacements, Tom Waits, Gillian Welch, The Stones, Sebadoh/Lou
Barlow, Cracker/Camper Van Beethoven, Camera Obscura, Uncle Tupelo,
Tegan & Sara, the go! team, Frank Black/Pixies, Vince Guaraldi,
Howlin' Wolf, Kate Bush, The Cars, Ella Fitzgerald, Louis
Armstrong, U2, Whiskeytown, The Avett Bros., First Aid Kit, The
Carpenters, Sade, Blonde Redhead, Anita O'Day, the list goes on.
And 70's pop always brings back sweet childhood memories.
Food -I am a bit of a foodie, love all kinds, except processed. I
make a point to avoid chain restaurants and purchasing
factory-farmed meat. I grow vegetables and herbs, and can tomatoes
- with fresh basil, of course. Places I like to eat - Brasa, Hell's
Kitchen (breakfast), Gorkha Palace, Gandi Mahal, Joan's In The
Park, The Bulldog NE (brunch), El Taco Riendo, Quang, Pho Tan Phat,
to name a few, and there are so many more that I want to try.
Movies - Dead Man, The Shop on Main Street, The Virgin Spring,
(Anything by Ingmar Bergman), Raising Arizona, The Princess Bride,
Deliverance, Cool Hand Luke, Pan's Labyrinth, Dumb and Dumber, The
Girl With the Dragon Tattoo (Both versions, the trilogy), Planes
Trains and Automobiles, Life is Beautiful, The Jerk
TV - Modern Family, Seinfeld, Austin City Limits, Jacques Pepin,
Julia Child, Rick Bayless, Martin Yan, America's Test Kitchen, The
Radio - (yes, I still listen to the radio) During the week my
kitchen is filled with tunes from Jazz 88.5, and on the weekends
NPR/MPR programs - American Routes, A Prairie Home Companion, Wait
Wait Don't Tell Me, This American Life, Radiolab, The Moth, Car
Talk, Bluegrass Saturday Morning
Books - Waging Heavy Peace (Neil Young), Life (Keith Richards), The
Replacements - an Oral History, Don Quixote, The Odyssey, Wuthering
Oh, and I like to do the NYT Crossword Puzzles.