Movies: Magnolia, Beginners, American Beauty, The Artist, Carol, Me You and Everyone We know, Bridesmaids, Brokeback Mountain, Up in the Air, Amelie, You Can Count on Me, Moonrise Kingdom, Requiem for a Dream, Blue Valentine, The Kids Are All Right, Dancer in the Dark, Your Sisters Sister, Silver Linings Playbook, Family Stone, The Shining, Inglorious Basterds, Kill Bill, LOTR, Talk to Her, Seven, Royal Tenenbaums, Black Swan, Bonnie and Clyde, Rebel Without a Cause, The Ice Storm, Little Miss Sunshine, Harold and Maude.
Music: Arcade Fire, The National, Chvrches, Black Keys, Bon Iver, Death Cab for Cutie, Belle and Sebastian, The Tallest Man On Earth, Field Report, Broken Social Scene, Radiohead, Aero Flynn, Adele, White Reaper, Magic Bronson, M83, Sharon Van Etten, Small Black, The War On Drugs, Allison Weiss, Bad Bad Hats, El Vy, Phantogram, Strand Of Oaks, Mutual Benefit, Painted Palms, Flaming Lips, Tegan and Sara, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Alvvays, Zola Jesus, Generationals, First Aid Kit, White Stripes, Shout Out Louds, Air Review, Night Beds, Cold Specks, Freelance Whales, Milk Carton Kids, The Lumineers, Of Monsters and Men, Telekinesis, Big Deal, Breathe Owl Breathe, TEEN, Beck, Fanfarlo, New Pornographers, Tokyo Police Club, She & Him, MGMT, Fleetwood Mac, Interpol, Sigur Ros, Avett Brothers, Bjork, Dana Falconberry, this could really go on and on and on. But this is just to give an idea...
Books: Perks of Being a Wallflower, Invisible Monsters, Into the Wild, The Shining, The Stand, Catcher in the Rye, No One Belongs Here More Than You, Me Talk Pretty One Day, Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim, About A Boy, Cold Mountain, Angels in America.
Games: Skyrim, LA Noir, Fallout series, Bioshock series, Gears of War, GTA series, Assassins Creed series, Batman: Arkham Series, Fable, Soul Calibur, Left 4 Dead, and a sad love of the Lego games which allow me to play with my favorite childhood toy in a mildly acceptable way...:P
A good set of headphones
Cable (naturally, including my TV)
My family and friends
Wine or bourbon. Who am I to be picky?