a holistic mystic, booty-shaking, groundbreaking, up to all good peacemonger!
what the bleep do we know, the secret, why we fight, born into brothels, the beautiful truth, naked world, any & all esther/jerry/abraham hicks flicks, waking life, food,inc., a map for saturday, march of the penguins, what dreams may come, mindwalk, wizard of oz, alice in wonderland, trainspotting, dinner with andre, the fisher king, chocolat, american beauty, american history x, avatar 3D, princess bride, the science of sleep, kama sutra, pi, eternal sunshine of the spotless mind, and countless others!
globetrekker, no reservations, daily show with jon stewart, the colbert report, the buried life, iron chef, real time with bill maher, the office, sundance channel, discovery channel, pbs, travel channel
too many to list (for now)
too many to list by title, i'll go by the authors: tom robbins, ram dass, wayne dyer, tony vigorito, ariel gore, kahlil gibran, paulo coehlo, kurt vonnegut, richard bach, antoine de exupery, rainer maria rilke, anais nin, dan millman, rick steve's travel guides, lonely planet travel guides, carlos castaneda, eckhart tolle, lao tzu, kevin trudeau, herman hesse, walt whitman, emerson, kent nerburn, shel silverstein, rolf potts (round the world travel), david sedaris, shakti gawain, deepak chopra, dalai llama, rumi, julia cameron, sabrina ward harrison, sark, dave eggers, etc etc etc
MY MOTHER: my first & best friend and icon, my grandfather, einstein, MLK, Jr., ram dass, sark, papa garuda (my guru), any life-affirming artist/writer/visionary
"Why should there be hunger and deprivation in any land, in any city, at any table, when man has the resources and the scientific know-how to provide all mankind with the basic necessities of life?" ~Martin Luther King, Jr.