Catcher in the Rye, The Giving Tree, The Sun Also Rises, The Son, Middlesex, Life of Pi, Pickwick Papers, Atonement, Lionel Asbo, Guns Germs and Steel. Anything Ian McEwan Martin Amis or Bill Bryson, Sunday Chronicle, The Onion, New Yorker.
Lucinda Williams, Adele, Kings of Leon, Ting Tings, Florence & the Machine, Psychedelic Furs, Sinatra, Michael Franks, Oscar Peterson, Nina Simone, Gilberto.
Family Guy, football, golf, A's baseball, Fareed Zakaria, SNL, Daily Show, the TreeHouse guy.
Inglourius Basterds, Bridesmaids,Pulp Fiction, Fargo, Bullets over Broadway, There's Something about Mary, Dazed and Confused, Waiting for Guffman, Dumb and Dumber, Olivier Olivier.
Mitch Hedberg, Maria Bamford, Louis CK, Kathleen Madigan , Doug Bensen, Ellen Degeneres stand-up, Jim Gaffigan.
Any food really: Tempura, sushi, bbq ribs, Indian, steak