Movies: Almost Famous, Three Days of the Condor, Beetlejuice, Love Actually, Twenty Feet From Stardom, Genghis Blues, Under African Skies, Radio Days, Take the Money and Run, Annie Hall, Claudine, Airplane!, The Wrecking Crew.
Books: Mostly nonfiction except for Heartburn, which is mostly nonfiction, come to think of it. Extra points if you know Whitburn.
TV Shows: SNL, Jeopardy!, in-concert shows like Austin City Limits, PBS... that 12-12-12 concert was freakin' amazing.
Food: Traditional American Thanksgiving dinner, PA Dutch chicken corn soup, anything healthy, organic and non- or minimally processed. Lots of fresh fruits & veggies. Favorite cuisines are healthy/organic American, coastal regional cuisines with seafood, Italian, Greek, Cuban, French, vegan Asian, American diner, Venezuelan.
A sense of humor