Authors: Jack Kerouac, Harper Lee, Cormac McCarthy, David Sedaris,
James Baldwin, Allen Ginsberg, J. D. Salinger, Lois Lowry, Oscar
Wilde and J.K Rowling.
Journalists: David Brooks, Malcolm Gladwell, David Carr, Starlee
Kine, Ira Glass, Sebastian Smee, Susan Stamberg, Ian Parker, Ryan
Radio: I have an unusual obsession with public radio. It's the
ambiance to my life. I just can't get enough of it. This American
Life, Fresh Air, Wait Wait Don't Tell Me!, On The Media, RadioLab,
Planet Money and Morning Edition.
Movies: There Will Be Blood, My Own Private Idaho, Shutter Island,
Inception, My Left Foot, The Tree of Life, What's Eating Gilbert
Grape...This list could go on, but if I had to pick one, East of
Eden would prolly be my favorite.
The Office, do you like beets? Glee, True Blood, Friday Night
Lights, Public Broadcasting Stations, Arrested Development, The
Real World, Flipping Out, Grimm, Breaking Bad, Malcolm in the
Middle, Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations, The West Wing and
Music is a constant in my life, not saying I play an instrument or
sing a tune. Staples that never get old: Lauryn Hill, Nina Simone,
Holiday, Armstrong, Fitzgerald, Porter, Vaughan, Cold War Kids,
Radiohead, Arctic Monkeys, James Taylor/Van Morrison, Joni
Mitchell, Amy Winehouse, Andrew Bird and Adele.