Here are some things:
Book: "How We Decide"
Movie: Short Term
Music: Anything that makes me dance like Joshua Tillman
OH, hey, still with me, that's kind of great. Here is a sample
platter of all of the other stuff I have enjoyed or perhaps
continue to enjoy over and over and over and over:
Books: A Short History of Nearly Everything, Harry Potter,
Influence, How We Decide, Slaughterhouse Five, Cat's Cradle,
Galapagos, You Shall Know Our Velocity, A Heartbreaking Work of
Staggering Genius, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the
Night-Time, The Girl in the Flammable Skirt, On Writing, Fierce
Invalids Home from Hot Climates, Flowers for Algernon, etc...
Movies: Lost In Translation, Royal Tenenbaums, Rushmore, Moonrise
Kingdom (and the rest of everything Wes makes) American Beauty,
When Harry Met Sally, Cafe De Flore, Blue Valentine, Bridesmaids,
Star Wars, Star Trek, Robot & Frank, Where the Wild Things Are,
2001: A Space Odyssey, A Clockwork Orange, The Shining, Cabin in
the Woods, Serenity, Full Metal Jacket, The Adventures of Buckaroo
Banzai Across the 8th Dimension, Lethal Weapon (all of them), Die
Hard (all of them), etc etc etc....
Shows: Arrested Development, X-Files, Seinfeld, New Girl, Six Feet
Under, Star Trek, Firefly, Battlestar Galactica, Sherlock (BBC so
far), HIMYM, Damages, Boston Legal, Game of Thrones, etc...
Music: Sasquatch 2013 was great, did you go?