Lots of categories here...
Books: Anything by John Green, The Hunger Games, Harry Potter, The
Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, House of Leaves, The Little
Prince, Blankets, The Watchmen, Malcolm Gladwell, Bossypants
Movies: Titanic IMAX 3D (just saw it for the first time), Love
Actually, 127 Hours, UP, Finding Nemo, Wall-E, A Beautiful Mind,
Inception, The Dark Knight, Memento, The Prestige, 50/50, Knocked
Up, I Love You Phillip Morris, all of the classic Disney animated
movies, The Muppet Movie, Forgetting Sarah Marshall, The Avengers,
Iron Man, Iron Man 2, Cloverfield, Star Wars, Stranger Than
Fiction, Moulin Rouge, The Ring, Man on Wire, Extremely Loud and
Shows: 30 Rock, Parks and Recreation, Archer, SMASH, South Park,
Arrested Development, Caprica, Battlestar Galactica, Buffy the
Vampire Slayer, The Wire, The Newsroom, Firefly, Modern Family,
Avatar, The Legend of Korra, How I Met Your Mother, Shameless, It's
Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Weeds, Mythbusters, Good Eats, The
Big C. Also, Community is the most underrated show on television.
It is genius.
Music: Ingrid Michaelson, Broadway Cast Recordings, Ben Folds,
Passion Pit, Adele, Sara Bareilles, Teddy Thompson, Bon Jovi, Super
Mash Bros., Skrillex, Journey, STS9, Mae, The Civil Wars,
Passenger, Owl City, Rufus Wainwright, Mumford & Sons, Phoenix,
Bela Fleck and the Flecktones, Comedy albums like Louis CK, Mitch
Hedberg, Lewis Black, The Sklar Bros., almost anything,
Food: Five Napkin Burger, pad thai, pasta, soups, cheeses,
Chipotle, macaroni and cheese, salad, bacon, toast, smoothies,
orange creamsicles, baby carrots, honey crisp apples, steak, mashed
potatoes. Once again, I'm pretty much down for anything food-wise.
Tasty stuff is tasty, yo.
This needs a fifth category, Games!: Final Fantasy VII, IX, and X.
Portal, Portal 2, Team Fortress 2, anything by Valve, the God of
War series, Trauma Center, Bioshock, Braid, Bastion, Starcraft II,
any of the Legend of Zelda games, FlOw, Flower, Journey