Favorite bands :
Top 5: Streetlight Manifesto, Cake, Weezer, Bear vs. Shark, and Bandits of the Acoustic Revolution.
Favorite guitarists :
Based just on guitar, maybe Justin King, or the Guitar Ninja, or Rusty Cooley.
Favorite bassists :
There's the standards: Victor Wooten, Flea, and Les Claypool. But top would prolly be Billy Sheehan, or theTwoHandsTapping of Lost Tricks. Search for "Funkland" on youtube.
Favorite books :
Mostly non-fiction/nerd books, but Ishmael by Daniel Quinn is my favorite.
Favorite tv :
Penn & Teller: Bullshit, Dexter, Weeds, Pete and Pete, Shin Chan, and Futurama are probably my favorites. I also like South Park, Metalocalypse, and Family Guy, but who doesn't?
Favorite movies :
School of Rock, Evolution, Primer, Donnie Darko, South Park: Bigger, Longer, and Uncut, BASEketball, Hackers, 11:14, The Shawshank Redemption, Saw I &; II, Tejas Chainsaw Massecre. Stranger than fiction is prolly my favorite, though. Just to name a few.