Visual artists: Dali, Rembrandt, Van Gogh, Monet, Vermeer, etc.
Shows: Seinfeld, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Simpsons, Monk, The Daily Show (love Trevor but miss Jon) , The Nightly Show, SNL(circa 1989-1994, and select sketches or cast members from other times), Psych, Modern Family, Arrested Development, The Big Bang Theory, 3rd Rock From the Sun, The Ranch, etc.
Comedians: George Carlin, Lewis Black, John Stewart, etc.
Movies: Lots of 80's comedies (particularly if John Hughes or Eddie Murphy is involved), Wayne's World(1 & 2), Ghost World, Die Hard (1-3), documentaries, most Tim Burton (from Pee Wee's Big Adventure to Sleepy Hallow), Quentin Tarantino, Mel Brooks, Muppets, The Godfather Trilogy, Goodfellas, The Crow, Scarface, The French Connection, Disney (mostly the hand drawn classics), American Beauty, Stand Up Guys, Wolf of Wall Street, Dallas Buyer's Club, As Good As it Gets, etc.
Books: Of Mice and Men, Catcher in the Rye, music biographies, The Vampire Book: The Encyclopedia of the Undead, The Odyssey, Bram Stoker's Dracula, art history books, Batman comics, etc.
Food: Almost anything but raw tomatoes, liver, excessive cilantro and gefilte fish
New learning experiences
Music (it's just that important that it had to be said twice, even though it meant passing the limit haha)