Favorite bands :
Phish, Led Zeppelin, Jimi Hendrix, Jethro Tull, The Rolling Stones, The Grateful Dead, AC/DC, Van Halen, The Who, B.B. King, The Beatles, Eric Clapton, Cream, The Allman Brothers, Black Sabbath, Gov't Mule, Buddy Guy, Bob Dylan, SRV, Deep Purple, Robert Johnson, Ozzy Osbourne, Rush, Frank Zappa, Umphrey's McGee, Joe Bonamassa.
Favorite guitarists :
Pretty much everybody in the above bands.
Favorite books :
The Lord of the Rings, anything by Terry Pratchett, Treasure Island, Nightfall, The Omnivore's Dilemma.
Favorite tv :
The Office, Lost, The Simpsons.
Favorite movies :
Office Space, The Lord of the Rings, The Godfather, Pirates of the Caribbean, Best in Show, the original Star Wars, Treasure of the Sierra Madre, The Magnificent Seven, Ocean's Eleven, Ocean's Thirteen.