* Listening and connecting to others
* Being sarcastic
Books: Anything by Stephen King or Michael Crichton. Recently I've finished Slash, Misery and finally got around to finishing Congo, IT, Night Shift, Quick Change, Micro, The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo.....I want to start reading some more classic literature and the biographies about all my favorite musicians that I collected years ago but have yet to read.
Movies: I spend a lot of time watching comedies and action-adventure films, and I never get tired of watching my favorite movies over and over. Some of my favorites include Stand By Me, Shawshank Redemption, IT, Indiana Jones series, both Star Wars trilogies, all Star Trek movies, Tremors, Major League, Who Framed Roger Rabbit?, Dick Tracy, TMNT, Goonies, Willy Wonka..., Kingpin, My Cousin Vinny, Revenge of the Nerds, Quick Change, Groundhog's Day, Office Space, Super Troopers, Braveheart, Seven, Back to the Future trilogy, Lord of the Ring trilogy, Rockys (4 is of course the best), Rambo series, Die Hard series, Heat, the DaVinci Code, Sleepers, the Usual Suspects, Amistad, Terminator 2, Wayne's World 1 & 2, most Chris Farley, Adam Sandler, Jim Carrey, and Steven Spielberg, James Cameron, and Robert Zemeckis movies....I watch a lot of my favorite movies on a regular basis and quote/reference these movies a lot...(I still have more movies on VHS than DVD and use a VCR).
TV: the Simpsons, Married With Children, Three's Company, That 70's Show, Seinfeld, Curb Your Enthusiasm, King of Queens, Mad About You, MacGyver, the A-Team, Coach, CSI's, Criminal Minds, Numbers, 8 Simple Rules..., News Radio, the Office, Two and a Half Men, How I Met Your Mother, Big Bang Theory, Rules of Engagement, Glory Days, Blue Mountain State, Sons of Anarchy, Flight of the Conchords, Family Guy, American Dad, South Park....I watch a lot of TV; thank God for DVR's! I collect a lot of these on DVD.
Food: Shrimp, bacon, a good steak (medium rare), Chinese, Mexican, Italian...