Rami's Favorites

Here's a random sampling of my favorite things. This list is in no way complete, but it's just a fun compilation as of the time I updated this web page. 

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Please note you'll need to pause the music track to enjoy the videos below. 

Music

Music is a big part of my life. Below, you will find a few random samplings of my current favorite tracks.  The list is extremely long, so these are just a few: 

Musical Artists

Since my musical tastes are so varied, I can't say I have a "favorite". My criteria for favorite musical artists are those who write and perform awesome music and can perform it live. Here are a few:

Rufus Wainwright
Rufus Wainwright
Dolly Parton
Dolly Parton
Sarah McLachlan
Sarah McLachlan
Mika
Mika
Ella Fitzgerald
Ella Fitzgerald
Erasure
Erasure
Indigo Girls
Indigo Girls
The Chicks
The Chicks

(formerly known as "The Dixie Chicks")

Tracy Chapman
Tracy Chapman
Fairouz
Fairouz
Alison Krauss
Alison Krauss
 

TV Shows and Movies

I'm not a big TV or movie fan, but occasionally, something comes along that "speaks to me".  Some are fun, some are dramatic, but here are a few of my all-time favorites:

The Golden Girls
The Golden Girls
The Nanny
The Nanny
Sordid Lives (the movie)
Sordid Lives (the movie)
The Color Purple
The Color Purple
The Help
The Help
Thoroughly Modern Millie
Thoroughly Modern Millie
DeLovely
DeLovely
The Middle
The Middle

Books

Here are a few all-time favorite books, for various reasons:

Count of Monte Cristo
Count of Monte Cristo
Their Eyes Were Watching God
Their Eyes Were Watching God
The Kite Runner
The Kite Runner
Your Best Life Now
Your Best Life Now
 

Links

Random things... "these are a few of my favorite things":

Cadillac XTS (my car)
Cadillac XTS (my car)
StarGazer Lilies
StarGazer Lilies
Gardenias
Gardenias
Rolls-Royce Phantom
Rolls-Royce Phantom

"The greatest thing you'll ever learn

is just to love, and be loved in return"

Hotels

It's no secret that I love to travel.  It's also no secret that I like to travel in style.  Here are a few of my favorite hotels: 

Hotel Plaza Athenee in New York City
Hotel Plaza Athenee in New York City
Copacabana Palace in Rio de Janeiro
Copacabana Palace in Rio de Janeiro
Ritz Carlton Fort Lauderdale
Ritz Carlton Fort Lauderdale
Majestic Roma
Majestic Roma
Pineapple Point in Fort Lauderdale
Pineapple Point in Fort Lauderdale
American Colony Hotel Jerusalem
American Colony Hotel Jerusalem
 

Videos

Some of my favorite movie scenes and video moments. 

Please note you may need to pause the music playing above to enjoy the sound in these videos.