So, as someone who sees himself as promoting thought, I figured I'd weigh in and give a few recommendations for readers wanting recommendations on books, music, articles, etc.
Now, these aren't all serious. Some are very lighthearted, which I think is very helpful and necessary, too. Art is just as important as knowledge. Culture and art, I would say, temper knowledge and help promote the beginnings of wisdom as they bring about the appreciation of others' thoughts and intentions.
So, without further ado:
My own To-Read list