Books: Steal This Book, The Book of the New Sun, The Hitchhiker's
Guide to the Galaxy, Lizard Music, Parable of the Sower, The
Maltese Falcon, The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, The Hero With a
Thousand Faces, The House of Leaves (message me if you agree that
it's a romance).
Authors: Neil Gaiman, CJ Cherryh, Connie Willis, Warren Ellis,
Jonathan Safran Foer, Paolo Bacigalupi, Jorge Luis Borges, Gene
Wolfe, Raymond Chandler, Dashiell Hammett, Octavia Butler, and many
(really most Coen Bros), Ferris Bueller's Day Off,
Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure, Blade Runner, Disney's Robin
Hood, The Empire Strikes Back, Raiders of the Lost Ark, 12 Angry
Men (the early one), Swing Time, Serenity (and of course Firefly),
Across the Universe, The Little Mermaid, and Love Me If You Dare.
If I like you a lot, I will want to watch that last one with
TV: I watch Fringe, Leverage, Doctor Who, Legend of Korra,
Community, and Venture Brothers.
French, Japanese, combinations of the two, and almost all other
food. Sustainable/green food especially. I'm not vegetarian, but I
don't really eat a lot of meat, either.