Well, TV jobs suck and film degrees suck. Now I'm back up here driving tractors for a living...not a farmer though.
Camus, Faulkner, Flannery O'Connor, Cormac McCarthy, Anarchist literature (Chomsky, Bakunin, that kind of stuff), books about economics, history books, popular science books. Fiction and nonfiction. Lots of it. But lets be serious, who gives a shit. Unless talking about this stuff TURNS YOU ON!
Contempt (Le Mepris) by Godard
Solaris by Tarkovsky (everything by this guy is good.)
The Thin Red Line by Malick
The Thing by John Carpenter
Magnolia by PTA
Pale Flower by Shinoda
The Red Shoes by Powell/Pressburger
The Kid by Chaplin
Heat by Mann
Aliens by Cameron
Music: Patrick Wolf, Steve Reich, and grind/metal/noise.
Spice spice spice
Being vegan except on weekends, cheat days, holidays, and special occasions.
But not all of you with profiles acting like you're the Buddha/Bear Grylls. You seem horrible.