I can't spend long periods of time with people who don't appreciate humor and sarcasm, or people who never laugh at themselves. I also love seeing ambition, curiosity and the spirit of adventure in the eyes of those around me.
Movies: Anything by Tarantino, American Hustle, The Wolf of Wall Street, Good Will Hunting, Knocked Up, Training Day, Office Space, The Departed, A Million Ways to Die in the West... among others.
Shows: The Daily Show, The Nightly Show, The Big Bang Theory, Louie, Black Mirror, VICE, How I Met Your Mother, Friends, SNL Weekend Update, Key and Peele, The Chappelle Show, Da Ali G Show, South Park, a bunch of podcasts.
Music: A very eclectic collection spanning everything from Queen, to Pink Floyd, to Metallica, to Manu Chao, to Los Amigos Invisibles, to Bob Marley, to Flo Rida, to Gogol Bordello and Balkan Beat Box.
Food: Indian, Ethiopian, Bulgarian, Turkish, Spanish.. and the list goes on and on.
Bonus points if you're well educated, inquisitve, and like to discuss ideas, i.e. you like to venture into imaginative, abstract conversations... and then jump back to the here and now with quality humor.
More bonus points if you understand, appreciate and truly enjoy one or more of these shows: The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, Louie, Da Ali G Show, Key & Peele, The Big Bang Theory.
Even more bonus points if you like to walk and talk for hours at a time.