Just started playing drums again after not having a set for about 8 years.
Non-Fiction: Anything by Hawking, Tyson, Dawkins, Kaku, and Hitchens.
As far as fiction: Song of Ice and Fire series, Lord of the Rings Trilogy, The Hobbit, Lovecraft, Star Wars novels, 1984, Animal Farm
Movies: Star Wars, Lost in Translation, The Royal Tenanbaums, The Life Aquatic, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, LOTR, The Hobbit, Pi, Everything is Illuminated
Shows: We Bare Bears, Doctor Who, Derek, House of Cards, Luther, Transparent, Sherlock, Battlestar Galactica, Scrubs, Flaked, Parks and Recreation, Arrested Development, The Office, Community, Firefly
Music: This is by no means a complete list. My favorites include Built To Spill, Pedro the Lion/David Bazan, Neutral Milk Hotel, Wilco, Sigur Ros, Cake, Belle & Sebastian, Iron & Wine, Explosions in the Sky, This Will Destroy You, Tycho, Grandaddy, Dinosaur Jr., The National, Radiohead, Codeseven, Land of Talk, Local Natives, The Arcade Fire, Dr. Dog, The Snake The Cross The Crown, Vampire Weekend, Fairweather, Bombay Bicycle Club, The Shins, Neil Young, Pomegranates, Ohbijou...an assortment of hip-hop, and much much more...If you'd like to hear more or suggest any, feel free.
Update: lately I've been on a big Gary Clark Jr. kick.
Podcasts: Welcome To Night Vale, 99 % Invisible, Radiolab, Science Friday
Tabletop Games: D&D, Battletech, Betrayal at House on the Hill, Star Wars X-Wing, Imperial Assault and Armada, The Resistance, Settlers of Catan, Tsuro of the Sea, Carcassonne, Sheriff of Nottingham, Epic Spell Wars, Ticket to Ride. Many more.
Food: I want Andrew Zimmern's job.
How I need to learn to cook
You'd like to discuss Star Wars, A Song of Ice and Fire, or space...or all three. All three would be great.
You need someone to play D&D with.
You like bearded men.