a.) I really love solving mysteries/puzzles/trivia.
b.) I'm getting to be good at cooking (though I'd love for more judges).
Books (and/or series): Labyrinths (Borges), Jeeves (Wodehouse), Discworld (Pratchett), Sherlock Holmes (Doyle), Bone (Smith), The Trial (Kafka), Godel Escher Bach (Hofstadter), The Tipping Point (Gladwell), Song of Ice and Fire (Martin), Calvin and Hobbes (Watterson), Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (Adams), Gulliver's Travels (Swift), Sandman (Gaiman), Don Quixote (Cervantes)
Movies: Back to the Future, Indiana Jones, Lawrence of Arabia, Goldfinger, Black Swan, The Fountain, The Ghost Writer, Rewers, Les Aventures de Rabbi Jacob, Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Intouchables, Ghostbusters, The Princess Bride, Inception, Vertigo, Amelie, Spirited Away, Monty Python and the Holy Grail
Shows: Doctor Who, Sherlock, The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, Poirot, Made in Canada, Slings and Arrows, Top Gear, QI, Lost, Archer, Seinfeld, The IT Crowd, Breaking Bad, The Simpsons, Fawlty Towers, Elementary, Blackadder
Music: Pink Floyd, Arcade Fire, Daft Punk, The Rolling Stones, Beirut, Caravan Palace, Vassilis Tsabropoulos, King Crimson, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Interpol, Osjan, Rachmaninoff, Brahms, Gorillaz, Armin van Buuren, Pauline Croze, Kronos Quartet, Amon Tobin, Clint Mansell, Philip Glass, The Hot Club of San Francisco, Thievery Corporation, Justice, The Avalanches, The Gipsy Kings, Dead Can Dance, Flying Lotus, Joy Division, Carlos Santana, Thelonious Monk, Django Reinhardt, Miles Davis, Susumu Yokota, The Field, Amon Tobin, Paris Combo, Gotan Project, Kidstreet, Tim Hecker, Bonobo
Food: Nearly everything. However if I had to pick one thing, I don't think it's possible to make a bad dish with blueberries.
Computers (otherwise my job would be quite tricky)
Books (or my Kindle)
Variety (not the magazine)
(But if you're smart, beautiful, have similar interests, funny, adventurous, optimistic, active, playful, curious, musical or any number of those things it certainly wouldn't hurt either.)