Movies and directors: Woody Allen, Passolini, Kurosawa, John Ford, Hitchcock. I could watch Star Wars ten times over and then I could go watch Singing in the Rain ten times over. Casablanca (the most charming film ever made). Babe (yes, the movie with the talking pig).
TV: the Wire, Arrested Development, Archer, West Wing (Aaron Sorkin years), Justified, Project Runway, Star Trek, House of Cards, Family Ties & the Cosby Show, the PBS News Hour, Yankees games. Note: I have never watched an entire episode of DeGrassi (and it's so weird how people here have!)
Music: Elvis Costello, The Police, Leonard Cohen, The Clash, David Bowie, Nas, Jurassic 5, Jay-Z, some Kanye, the Roots (Game Theory), Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Don Giovanni, Marriage of Figaro, Einstein on the Beach and other Philip Glass and Steven Reich, U2, Rufus Wainright.
Foods/Dining: sushi, dim sum, matzah ball soup, Montreal bagels and smoked meat. Actually, I'm curious enough to try anything, except maybe beef liver. Or chicken liver.
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