Cooking! I love experimenting with (and eating) exotic and spicy meals.
The Master and Margarita (Bulgakov), Underground - A Hero of Our Time (Makanin), Exit Ghost (Roth)
The Wire, Treme, The Boondocks, House of Cards, Arrested Development, Misfits, Extras, Twin Peaks, Parks & Rec
the ocean (sadly, in Berlin...)
Things uttered by Dan Savage, Roman Mars, Cenk Uygur or Ana Kasparian.