I am just going to say about books that I like Heinlein first and formost. I read alot of books. Hundreds per year.
I like almost all kinds of movies. Not really into chick flicks but some are ok.
I like sushi, salads,prime rib, steak, fruit,veggies, grits, eggs, oatmeal. I will try almost anything once.
Here is a small list of books and writers I like.
Bret Easton Ellis, David Stone, Neal Shephenson, Tolkien, Robert Adams, Larry Niven, Jerry Pournelle, Chris Townsend, Ray Kurzwiel, Eric Drexler, it is a very long list so there are a few.
Less Than Zero, American Pyscho, Lunar Park, Fight Club, Choke, Snow Crash, The Diamond Age, Engines of Creation, The Age of Spiritual Machines, many more.........
Food and water