• kitchen confidential: anthony bourdain
  • medium raw: anthony bourdain
  • simple, fresh southern: matt & ted lee
  • the lee bros. southern cookbook: matt & ted lee
  • smoke & pickles: edward lee
  • the new york times book of wine
  • yes, chef: marcus samuelsson
  • heat: bill buford
  • the american way of eating: tracie macmillan
  • fast food nation: eric schlosser
  • the moosewood collective cookbook
  • ad hoc at home: thomas keller
  • blue trout and black truffles: joseph weschberg
  • momofuku milk bar cookbook: christina tossi
  • food rules: michael pollan
  • essential pepin: jacques pepin
  • what einstein told his cook: robert wolke...
nov 7 2013 ∞
mar 15 2014 +
  • Random Access Memories-Daft Punk
  • Traffic-Traffic
  • The Real McCoy-McCoy Tyner
  • Bone Me Like You Own Me-Barbara Carr
  • Beatles For Sale Mono-The Beatles
  • White Album Mono-The Beatles
  • Past Masters, Vol. 2 Mono-The Beatles
  • Please Please Me Mono-The Beatles
  • Revolver Mono-The Beatles
  • A Hard Day's Night Mono-The Beatles
  • Rubber Soul Mono-The Beatles
  • Sgt. Pepper Mono-The Beatles
  • Time Of No Reply-Nick Drake
  • Pink Moon-Nick Drake
  • Five Leaves Left-Nick Drake
  • Devil Got My Woman-Skip James
  • The Finer Things-Steve Winwood
  • We're Only In It For The Money-The Mothers of Invention
  • Lumpy Gravy-Frank Zappa
jun 11 2013 ∞
jun 11 2013 +
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feb 4 2012 ∞
apr 3 2014 +
  • 2012 ferrari ff
  • 1967 ferrari 275GTB
  • 1967 alfa romeo spyder
  • 2002 lotus espirit
  • 1963 jaguar e-type
  • 2002 dodge viper
  • 1963 corvette sting ray coupe
  • 1968 shelby gt-500
  • 1968 chevrolet camaro
  • 1988 mercury cougar
  • 1971 dodge challenger
  • 1965 aston martin db5
  • 2007 aston martin v12 vanquish
  • 2003 lamborghini gallardo
  • 2010 mercedes c250 coupe
apr 8 2012 ∞
apr 8 2012 +
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dec 11 2011 ∞
oct 7 2013 +
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  • cooking for a friend, even if it's a bag of popcorn
  • grad school will show me the real deal
  • touches on the shoulder
  • walks up to colonial lake
  • think about the big picture's impact
  • roald dahl books
  • pear compearison
  • sketching out
  • chocolate shakes from my mom
  • yoga on james island
  • tempera paintings
  • listography dates
  • phone calls
  • pet sounds
  • maté
  • ask. just ask.
  • stone roses
nov 9 2011 ∞
jul 22 2012 +
  • columbia graduate school of journalism
  • university of california at berkeley graduate school of journalism (3 letters of recommendation)
  • northwestern university medill school of journalism
  • new york university arthur l. carter institute of journalism (gre exam, 3 letters of recommendation)
  • university of georgia grady college of journalism
  • university of maryland philip merrill college of journalism (gre)
  • university of missouri
  • university of wisconsin at madison
  • boston university college of communication
  • usc annenberg school of communication, california
  • univeristy of indiana bloomington school of journalism
sep 7 2009 ∞
may 9 2012 +
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  • one fish, two fish, red fish, blue fish mobile
  • entire journal scanned and collected
  • butter beer stash
  • learn morse code
  • wocket in my pocket cell phone cover
  • rube goldberg machine
  • college of charleston cartoon strip
mar 11 2011 ∞
jan 19 2012 +
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  • lady & the tramp
  • the Yoder saga or "YAGA"
  • Sam & Chase Antics
  • the 1st time I went to McCrady's for an interview
  • Security guards mistaking me for a 12-year-old on campus
  • sandwich hustling at Jersey Mike's
  • running away from home at 6
  • pretending to have chicken pox to skip kindergarten
  • 1st existential crisis when i was 8
  • dog bite, sophomore year
  • boston's chinatown
  • the gang of four
  • prank calling at the green bay airport
  • blackberry pickin' at home
  • the trials & tribulations of Patton, a silver 2005 Trailblazer with the ability to clone himself
  • the tremont show and subsequent rainfall
apr 28 2011 ∞
nov 6 2013 +
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  • a lot of students my age see blogs and wikipedia as very influential and credible journalism, but less than 30% actually have kept a blog or made edits on wiki
  • what will replace the internet?
  • how can i adjust my listography to make myself more disciplined with the online posting?
  • why do media conglomerates and big companies try to make independent style movies?
  • how is diversity and competition better when there are four conglomerates battling with each other? is the news media sphere more about monopoly than a free market?
  • are media conglomerates more of a socialist model within themselves since they own most of their own means of production completely?
  • is there a program that limits your time ...
oct 9 2010 ∞
mar 19 2012 +
  • Ahab-Call it a Pollock on whole wheat smeared with a futile spread of tartar sauce.
  • The Holden Caulfield-a reuben sandwich on rye bread with sauerkraut, thousand island dressing with some stupid corned beef
  • The Napoleon ham sandwich w/ cantal & ca...
  • The Snowball ham croissant w/ sliced egg, tomato paste,
  • Ginger rolled chicken w/ orange sauce, alfalfa, and almonds on a rice influenced bread
  • Joad Jambalaya-shrimp w/ soft cheese, parsley, tomatoes,
  • Camus Croissant-nothing on it. nothing in general.
  • hot moch'coa-hot chocolate, hazelnut flavored coffee grounds
  • moloko
  • the presley pita: whole grain pita, creamy peanut butter, bananas soaked over nigh...
sep 12 2009 ∞
aug 25 2011 +
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  • sam & chase goff
  • ruben alejandro marx
  • roald dahl
  • brendan wright
  • william clark
  • thomas jefferson
  • indiana jones
  • thomas keller
  • alejandro guzman
  • alexander hamilton
  • john burgoyne
  • dan vixamar
  • paul child
  • frank lee
apr 17 2012 ∞
mar 16 2013 +
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  • provincia de jujuy, argentina
  • mt. rogers backpacking trip
  • mad dash around arlington, cambridge, and boston
  • boone and the raffledini estate
  • exile to yankee land the summer before my senior year
  • rocky top with ben may
  • cross-country trip into the mountains of mendoza, argentina
  • new york culinary blitz
feb 27 2012 ∞
jun 20 2012 +
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  • Play a concert
  • See all of Wes Anderson's movies
  • Travel to New York City
  • Write and put on a play
  • Learn to make an Italian meal (Chicken Parmesan)
  • Procure a basic understanding of Zoology
  • Further an interest in naturalism
  • Read a new book or play every week
  • Play a game of Scrabble or chess every week
  • Screen print something at least once
  • Record a six-song demo with The MBE or solo
  • Get my hair cut
  • Make a photography portfolio organized around 1 theme
  • Visit John Lennon's grave
  • Learn to play a new song every week
  • See Don Giovanni
  • Make a tye-dye shirt
jan 23 2009 ∞
feb 2 2014 +
  • Nero was easily the most self-absorbed emperor as well as the worst artist in history and a continuous inspiration to numerous theatre majors
  • I don't like ostentatious and B.S.-saturated classroom discussion
  • Talking to strangers is good. It can even help win contests.
  • The best friends are ones that come back after the fall-out
  • Don't worry about changing other people-they're often frozen in their ways.
  • Smile.
  • Getting old is going to be fun.
  • Dancing in front of others isn't that hard, it's having the confidence to do it that is.
  • If you feel a certain way about someone, tell them what you think. You'll never know if you're actually close if you don't try.
may 6 2011 ∞
may 6 2011 +

The source with explanations[http://www.gilt.com/giltmanual/category/...]

Also, no self-respecting guy ever uses "ass" as a modifier

      • A Seven-fold Tie
      • A Go-to Karaoke Song
      • At Least One Jacket with a Gratuitously Colorful Lining
      • Luxurious Underclothes
      • A Go-to Whiskey
      • A 10'' Chef's Knife
      • A Tailor Who Knows You By Name
      • Working Knowledge of Knots
      • A Serious Pair of Wingtips
      • A Cast Iron Skillet
      • A Wallet That's Worth More Than The Money In It
      • Socks That Show You Are Not Afraid
      • An Espresso Machine
      • The cell number of at least one Malte D (...
apr 29 2011 ∞
nov 6 2013 +
  • plenty of fountain pens
  • good paintings
  • postage stamps with 50s singers on them
  • a post it note collection with enough colors to make joseph weep
  • the b&n authors mug
  • an ashtray for looks, as well as a lit cigarette
  • movie projector always buzzing
  • model ships
  • a nook on my chair to hang my rain jacket on
  • high ceilings
  • something bubbling, brewing, or boiling
  • portraits of the best u.s. presidents
  • music over a loudspeaker
  • light-tables
oct 10 2010 ∞
jul 21 2012 +
  • lego studios moviemaker set
  • the epiphone les paul studio ii
  • the bodum french press
  • the green v neck
  • bob dylan bootleg series 1966 "royal albert hall" concert
  • maps of the charleston area
oct 10 2010 ∞
oct 14 2011 +
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  • bowling
  • rock band guitar
  • contact sports
  • playing risk
  • rock climbing
  • understanding what's so great about abercrombie
  • knowing the difference between jetties and seawalls
  • braving cold weather
  • completing sudoku puzzles
dec 30 2009 ∞
dec 31 2009 +
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  • picking my nails
  • the use of the word "sketchy"
  • long, subdued, incoherent plots
  • occasional indulgence in ice cream flavors
  • morning classes (i'd be able to read more news)
  • asian take out food
  • inclinations towards dieting guilt
  • stickies application
  • geology lectures
  • portable jiff to go peanut butter
  • holden caulfield
  • the concept of carpe diem
  • financial unadventurousness
  • self conscience
  • eat the document
  • stenches of the hungry cougar
  • virgil.
  • easy access to chocodrawer
  • vegetable mandolines
sep 6 2009 ∞
oct 7 2013 +
  • Red Lion Pub-Chicago
  • Cafe Wha?-New York
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art-New York
  • French Quarter [Jackson Square & Decatur Street]-New Orleans
  • Berkeley, California
  • Montmartre, France Le Bateau Lavoir et Place Pigalle
  • Kerouac's grave
  • Strawberry Fields, New York
  • TIME Bar-Philadelphia
  • The Penguin Drive In, Charlotte
  • DISH Restaurant, Charlotte
  • Hong Kong Village Vintage, Charlotte
  • Musee Mecanique-San Francisco
  • 27 rue de fleurs, paris
  • the Chilean deserts
  • Andalucia, Spain
  • Barcelona, Spain
  • South of the Border, Dillon
  • Malaprop's Bookstore, Asheville
jan 22 2009 ∞
feb 24 2013 +
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  • Wii Music-I like swinging around a remote that allows a cartoon character to play piano
  • Making pancakes from scratch
  • Putting the needle down on an opening song of an LP (vinyl records are very fun generally speaking)
  • Looking through best of lists and seeing how many of the listed stuff i've partaken in (how many of the books i've read, etc.)
  • checking the sitting section at barnes & noble and seeing, yes, as usual, it is filled up (i think that the sitting section being vacant would be a sign of something very terrible)
  • sugar saturated breakfast cereals
  • taking off the labels off of a new cd-although it is an arduous process
  • those plastic pronged ottomans that come in boxed pizzas
apr 7 2009 ∞
feb 28 2012 +
  • a sweater in case it gets cold
  • a copy of Unplugged in NY
  • some chewy spearmint gum
  • blueberry themed food (pop tarts,blueberry granola,etc.)
  • 3-D glasses. i think they look really cool.
  • napkins. they are very important, and blueberries are messy.
  • my journals. if i run into anyone, i'm not going to remember what happened on certain days.
aug 28 2008 ∞
oct 7 2013 +
  • staying up until 6 o'clock and then falling asleep in weird places.
  • drawing the super cool comics with friends in the fifth grade
  • just walking up the street and making movies
  • good climbing trees and the drawings i did in them
  • polaroids. i really thought they were fun when i was 7
  • viewfinder toys with zoo pictures
  • fisher price toy piano/xylophone
  • old playstation games (spyro, bugs bunny: lost in time)
  • soccer games after recess
  • my grandmother's bookshelf
  • family video and gijoe cartoons
  • barrel of monkeys
  • kid cuisine
  • yogurt mountain, the right way
  • poaching eggs
jul 8 2009 ∞
jan 21 2014 +
  • submarine crew in the middle of doing tasks always
  • cast of circus performers always busily working on a new act
  • famous author look a likes
  • stoned out factory types
  • disney's animatronic meet the presidents
  • shoe elves
  • an aviary melange of birds
  • drunken jackson pollock at work
jan 6 2010 ∞
feb 17 2010 +
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SIGHTS

may 10 2012 ∞
apr 15 2014 +
  • brewery tour
  • angel oak
  • soul food road tour
  • shrimp and grits for neringa
  • learn some sawngs!
  • pourhouse show
  • theatre 99 for laugh for a lincoln
  • riverdogs game
  • april 1st:charleston jazz at simons
  • march 28: misadventures of the dunderheads at simons recital
  • lunch at rue de jean
  • the tomato shed
  • cereal milk white russians
  • kickin' trivia
  • finishing those research projects
  • finish that model painting
  • a charleston affair
nov 29 2012 ∞
jan 19 2014 +
  • Flavor: ground cinnamon
  • Tool: microplane zester
  • Apron: yes
  • Desert island meal: goat cheese, cranberry spinach salad with champagne
  • Would like to have dinner with (living): Robert Downey, Jr.
  • Would like to have dinner with (non-living): Mark Twain
  • Doesn't like: ketchup
  • Kitchen store: Bowery Kitchen Supply, Chelsea
  • Place: Mert's Heart & Soul, College Street, Charlotte
  • Book: Ad Hoc at Home, Thomas Keller
may 8 2012 ∞
jun 3 2012 +
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  • an old motorcycle revving
  • a smith & wesson shot
  • popping the cork on a bottle
  • a baby giggling
  • movie projectors spinning
  • the crackle of a record
  • camera shutters closing
  • the pitter patter of rain outside of a window
  • the wind in old home movies
  • the hiss of a can opening
  • basketballs pouncing on outdoor courts
  • the click of a lighter
  • the lullaby of the george street apartment laundry machine
  • the ding of an elevator when it takes you right where you want to go
  • the jump to hyperspace on the millenium falcon
  • moaning guitar feedback
  • reverse hi-hat
feb 27 2012 ∞
jun 18 2012 +

inspired by a newsletter post my dad sent me [http://www2.winthrop.edu/tlc/Resources/W...]

  • ms. lengers, for starting so much of it
  • michael duncan, for getting me out of a shell
  • the house of moscowitz, for opening the doors
  • treva hamlin, for giving me hope
  • dawn lisk, for wanting a 50/50
  • frances davis, for starting a rebellion
  • caroline hunt, for exhausting me and not caring about that
  • robert westerfelhaus, for loving comic books and making philosophy funny
oct 28 2011 ∞
mar 31 2013 +
  • yankee hotel foxtrot-wilco
  • rubber soul-the beatles
  • loveless-my bloody valentine
  • demon days-gorillaz
  • deja entendu-brand new
  • pet sounds-the beach boys
  • the stone roses-the stone roses
  • unplugged in new york-nirvana
  • if you're feeling sinister-belle & sebastian
  • gold-ryan adams
sep 19 2009 ∞
feb 19 2012 +
  • unexpected packages
  • some sort of cooking that i do
  • a walk/bike ride/boat cruise/light rail/some sort of touring transit
  • pet sounds
  • conversations with friends about what's exciting
  • art (painting or looking at art)
  • fay ban sunglasses
  • wearing a button-up shirt
  • smiling
  • mischief (pilfering loquats, sneaking into places, playing tricks)
may 9 2011 ∞
sep 16 2011 +
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  • Movie: Rushmore
  • Animal: Elephant
  • Muppet: Gonzo the Great
  • Name: Jude
  • City: Chicago
  • Instrument that I don't already play: Sitar
  • Smell: Bath and Body Works' Cherry Blossom Scent
  • Book: Catch 22
  • Percussion Instrument: Steel Drums
  • Season: Fall (mid October to Early November)
  • Holiday: Christmas
  • Article of clothing: Ralph Lauren button-up, $4.95
  • U.S. President: John F. Kennedy
  • Food: Blueberry stuff
  • Character from Lord of the Rings: Sam
  • Disney Movie: The Lion King
  • Shakespeare Play: King Lear
sep 20 2008 ∞
oct 25 2013 +
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  • the curried sweet potato soup
  • crepes a la werner
  • lemon tree chicken
  • chicken caccatori con elaine
  • granny smith fritters
  • chicken n' dumplin's
  • the evening meal
  • pimento cheese potato gratin
  • hominy's squash casserole
  • pancakes with the kinks
  • poached eggs
  • curry chicken pot pie
  • balsamic roasted chicken
  • roasted asparagus
  • crispy salmon with buttermilk mint sauce
  • guacamole
  • eggs iscariot
  • ricotta fritters
  • creme bruelee
  • raffaldini tomato bisque
  • country chicken curry captain
feb 24 2011 ∞
jan 19 2012 +
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  • charlie and the chocolate factory
  • blueberries for sal
  • god bless the gargoyles
  • brown bear, brown bear what do you see?
  • the lorax
  • where the wild things are
  • the lion, the witch, and the wardrobe
  • the butter battle book
  • charlotte's web
  • the mouse and the motorcycle
  • the knight at dawn
  • if you give a mouse a cookie
  • corduroy
  • dear mr. henshaw
  • pickle things
  • peanut butter rhino
  • crow boy
  • squids will be squids
  • the stinky cheese man
  • but no elephants...
  • the indian in the cupboard
oct 26 2009 ∞
jul 25 2010 +
  • restaurant listing in creative loafing (it's possible to be an instant expert on the cuisine of the queen)
  • 2009 little black book in charlotte magazine (it's fun to go through and find stuff i've explored or want to check out later)
  • caption contest in the new yorker
  • shouts & murmurs in the new yorker
  • boomer with an attitude in creative loafing (a bit obnoxious at times, but sometimes john grooms does point out some critical flaws)
  • sergio aragones' marginals in mad magazine
  • eat section in gq (always fun and easy recipes-the pancake one is awesome)
  • 500/100/50/25 greatest... in rolling stone (even though a lot of people think they're set in stone and get very controversial about them, i think the reviews are at...
sep 6 2009 ∞
dec 31 2009 +
  • "karma police"-radiohead:phillip
  • "phenomenal cat"-the kinks:ben
  • "lover i don't have to love"-bright eyes:kelly
  • "paper planes"-mia:kelly
  • "come around"-mia:maleah
  • "feelin' alright"-traffic:rolfe
  • "take off your sunglasses"-ezra furman & the harpoons:ryan
  • "california love"-2pac:alex
  • "the man in me"-bob dylan:jeff lebowski
  • "canada"-five iron frenzy:andy
  • "wake me up when september ends"-green day:cameron
  • "basket case"-christian beaumont
  • "road man"-smash mouth:adam
  • "lebanese blonde"-thievery corporation:judith vokes
  • "hotel california"-brendan wright
  • "roses"-ryan
  • "new york telephone conversation"-chris d...
sep 19 2009 ∞
mar 21 2012 +
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  • Johnny Depp as Captain Jack Sparrow
  • Elvis
  • The Beatles
  • Stephen King
  • Allen Ginsberg
  • John McCain
  • Paris Hilton
  • Humphrey Bogart
  • Alex DeLarge from A Clockwork Orange
  • Dr. Frank-N-Furter from The Rocky Horror Picture Show
  • John Lennon
  • Bob Marley
  • William Shakespeare
jan 20 2009 ∞
mar 1 2009 +
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  • the home of sherlock holmes
  • film negatives
  • new yorker back issues
  • old libraries
  • train sets
  • old cans
  • coffee table with dark wood
  • Tenenbaum home
  • whimsical mobile
  • dinosaur drawings
  • old boxes/bottles
  • hungarian shelves
  • starving artist
  • road maps
  • tobacco pipes
  • striped penants
  • classic turntable
  • cinnamon sticks
  • legal pads
  • reverse pebble glass doors
  • coffee menus/chalkboard menus
nov 4 2009 ∞
apr 6 2012 +
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  • "Rainy Day Women #12&35
  • "Gimme Shelter"
  • "Such Great Heights"
  • "Positively 4th Street"
  • "Ballad of A Thin Man"
  • "Twist and Shout"
  • "A Quick One While He's Away"
  • "The Golden Age"
  • "Our Prayer"
  • "Two of Us"
  • "Take Off Your Sunglasses"
  • "Jealous Guy"
  • "I Am Trying to Break Your Heart"
  • "Please, Mrs. Henry"
  • "Moby Dick"
  • "Blackbird"
  • "Truckin'"
  • "Happy Together"
  • "Go to the Mirror"
  • "Jesus Christ"
  • "Papa's Got A Brand New Bag"
mar 28 2009 ∞
nov 19 2013 +