For shows: Can't go wrong with Archer, Arrested Development, Breaking Bad, Twin Peaks, Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Black Books, Parks and Recreation, most things HBO and anything with Steven Fry.
Musically: The Smiths, Bob Dylan, Biggie Smalls, Joanna Newsom, Slick Rick, Wu Tang, The Cure, Sister Nancy, LTJ Bukem. Current favourite album is Dub Side of the Moon.
Food: Anything spicy.
Friends and family