Some book examples Long Walk to Freedom, The Power Broker, East of
Eden, various plays, other biographies and autobiographies, the
news... I enjoy reading about the latest thing in physics and
recent things, like the big bang, the uncertainty principal, and so
forth - it fascinates. Reading in Italian - a happy struggle, and
Corriere Della Sera has a good science section.
I Remember Mama, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn,
The Maltese Falcon, Cinema Paradiso,
Whale Rider, Volver,
Radio Days, Manhattan,
Gran Torino, Unforgiven, Mystic River,
Yankee Doodle Dandy, My Favorite Architect,
The Fortune Cookie, The Apartment,
Raging Bull, Dr. Strangelove,
True Grit (2010), Schindler's List,
It Came from Hollywood, Doctor Detroit,
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, The Last Detail, Chinatown, The
Pledge, Five Easy Pieces,
A Streetcar Named Desire, On the Waterfront,
Everlasting Moments, Still Walking; Spring, Summer, Winter, Fall,
Spring; The Italian,
Pan's Labyrinth - but it is sad and painful, Kolya,
Princess Bride, This is Spinal Tap,
Zulu, Breaker Morant,
Seven Days in May, The Thin Man series, My Man Godfrey,
The Pride of the Yankees,
What's Eating Gilbert Grape, Donnie Brasco,
Amadeus, Midnight Cowboy, The Last Wave,
Shawshank Redemption, The Bridge on the River Kwai,
Casa Blanca, Treasure of the Sierra Madre, High Sierra,
Black Hand, 20 Feet from Stardom, Pleasantville,
To Be or Not To Be (Mel Brooks version), High Anxiety, The
Producers, The Twelve Chairs, The Message,
Jackie Brown, The Great Santini, Lifeboat...
I'd like to watch One Foot in Heaven with Frederick March, having
caught just the ending few minutes.
Some music among much: Cyrus Chestnut, Wycliffe Gordon, Jon Faddis,
Chick Corea, Eric Reed, Marcus Roberts, Coltrane, Ella, Ellington,
Louis Armstrong, Wes Montgomery, Brazilian, Latin broady, world
wide, some classical, some opera.
Billie Holiday, Muddy Waters and Nina Simone. John Coltrane, Diana
Krall, Elvis Costello, Pink Floyd, Bob Dylan, Cat Stevens, Rolling
Interesting quotes -
There are no coincidences.)
Do something different.
Don't believe what you think (your thoughts).
It (Russia) is a riddle, wrapped in a mystery, inside an enigma;
but perhaps there is a key. That key is Russian national
Be the ball)