Let me warn you that I'll be obnoxious with my music list...
Music: where to begin? Radiohead, Joy Division, New Order, the
Smiths, the Stone Roses, Primal Scream, My Bloody Valentine, Ride,
the Verve, Slowdive, Doves, Wild Beasts, Beach House, the xx, Talk
Talk, Richard Hawley, the Knife, the Radio Dept., LCD Soundsystem,
Cut Copy, the Black Keys, Ryan Adams, Elliott Smith, the National,
the Walkmen, Modest Mouse, Kurt Vile, Grizzly Bear, Neko Case, Cat
Power, Sigur Ros, Four Tet, Aphex Twin, Brian Eno, Bowie, Talking
Heads, Rolling Stones, the Velvet Underground, Dylan, Young, the
Beatles, the Kinks, Fleetwood Mac, classic soul/r&b, could go
on and on and on...
Books: Dostoevsky, Murakami, Franzen, Confederacy of Dunces. I
could always use contemporary literature recommendations since I'm
a Russian lit/classics nerd.
Movies: Wes Anderson, Kurasawa, Kubrick, Miyazaki, Lawrence of
Arabia... I love historical theaters that serve beer with great
TV: Breaking Bad, the Wire, the Sopranos, Mad Men, Law & Order
(the original, Sam Waterston is my boy), Louie, Arrested
Development, Peep Show, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Home Movies...
Food: Always ready to cook and explore new cuisine. Japanese,
Indian, Thai, and Mexican are my favorites.
Drink: Hendrick's, rye whiskey, a bomb IPA.