As the year draws to its inevitable conclusion and everyone puts out their “Best of (Fill in the Blank)” list, here are a “Few of my Favorite things EVER (and please feel free to share your lists (on anything) here:
FAVORITE MOVIES: Funny Girl, The Godfather 1 & 2, Network, Chinatown, All the President’s Men, The Magnificent Ambersons, Blue, Last Year at Mariendbad, The Bicycle Thief, An American
FAVORITE VOCALISTS/MUSIC GROUPS/COMPOSERSS: Adele, Kelly Clarkson, Katy Perry, Esperanza Spalding, Christina Aguilera, Barbra Streisand, Frank Sinatra, Gershwin, Porter, The Doors, The Mamas & The Papas, The Jackson 5, Janet Jackson, The Velvet Underground, LOVE, The Byrds, The Yardbyrds, Blondie, Deborah Harry, Florence & the Machine, Beth Ditto, Ricky Martin, Peggy Lee, Elvis, Maroon 5, Mariah Carey, U2, Radiohead, Diana Washington, Billie Holiday etc etc etc etc………………….
FAVORITE BOOKS: She’s Come Undone, The Da Vinci Code, Outliers, The Tipping Point, Freakanomics, A People’s History of the United States, Fast Food Nation, The Wal-Mart Effect, Infinite jest, A Haunting Work of Staggering Genius, Dr. Seuss books, The Pursuit of Happiness, and more…..
FAVORITE BROADWAY PLAYS/MUSICALS: Hair, Rent, Spring Awakening, The House of Blue Leaves, Burn This, Sweet Charity, Guys & Dolls, Chicago, Cabaret, Angels in America Pts 1 & 2, Bring in da Noise Bring in da Funk, Company, Into the Woods, A Chorus Line, Mame, Gypsy, The Search for Signs of Intelligent Life in the Univers, (and more)
to be continued….