I can't say I spend much time watching tv shows these days but I am a fan of NOVA on PBS, Dexter, Mad Men, the food network, and I would be lying if I said I didn't find the Kardashians entertaining.
Authors/books: David Sedaris, Malcolm Gladwell, The Wind-up Bird Chronicle, Complications: A surgeon's notes on an imperfect science, Mountains Beyond Mountains, Catcher in the Rye, Water for Elephants, e.e. Cummings
movies: All kinds, but I particularly like Casablanca, Annie Hall, The Bourne series, James Bond 007 films, Gattaca
music: everything from Miles Davis jazz to Electric Daisy Carnival