Hey, I'm John, I work for a small real estate company in Manhattan and I just recently moved to Long Island City which is different but so far, so good. Anyway, it seems like I'm looking for the same kinds of things most people on here are looking for, so I thought I'd give an extended "favorite things" since I usually look a that first when I look at someone's profile.
Music: Springsteen, Pearl Jam, Bob Dylan, the Hold Steady, Wilco, Neil Young, MMJ, the Band, The Rolling Stones and many more.
Movies: Ghostbusters, Pulp Fiction (and most Tarantino), Being John Malkovich, Fargo (and most Coen brothers), the Royal Tenenbaums, MacGruber, Tombstone, There Will Be Blood, Roadhouse and many more.
Bars: Plug Uglies, the Rusty Knot, Ace Hotel lobby bar, Brooklyn Bowl, Royale, the Post Office, Maison Premiere, Fedora, Nancy Whiskey Pub, among others.
Restaurants: Torrisi, the Redhead, Maialino, the John Dory, Les Halles, Riverpark, Momofuku (any), Gramercy Tavern, Parm, among others.
TV: Seinfeld, the Wire, Breaking Bad, Jimmy Kimmel, Top Chef, Friday Night Lights, Mad Men, among others.
Random other things: Crispix, corduroy (the fabric and the pants), composition notebooks, punctuality, politeness, seltzer in little glass bottles, coffee, iced tea (unsweetened with lemon), basset hounds, open windows.