Some of the best times I've had are at the most seemingly boring places but the right people/person makes everything awesome. Because awesome is everywhere. Like the username says.
Any sport I'm pretty good at, I played baseball and rugby in College at UC Santa Cruz, and I always win whenever I go bowling with people. Or play ping pong. Or checkers. Or Words With Friends.
Cat's Cradle/Breakfast of Champions - Vonnegut
Infinite Jest -D.F. Wallace
I love good non-fictions too, but I always only read the first 30-40 pages of those.
The Notebook. (just kidding)