Help your potential matches find common interests.
[Insert tons of work-related non-fiction]
* Joseph Heller, Catch-22 (read it when I was in the Army - made
* Khaled Hosseini, Kite Runner
* James Lyon, Kiss of the Butterfly
* Vivien Shotwell, Vienna Nocturne
(James and Vivien are my friends - I cannot recommend their books
U2, Frank Sinatra, Bobby Darin, AC/DC, Annie Lennox, Coldplay,
Samantha James, movie soundtracks
West Wing, Band of Brothers, The Wire, House of Cards (I'm partial
to the BBC version), Coupling UK, Archer!
The Bond and Bourne series, The Godfather trilogy, Notting Hill,
Love Actually, The Notebook, Wedding Crashers, 2001: A Space
Odyssey, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Valkyrie, The Hunt
for Red October, Tropic Thunder, Invictus, Gladiator, Layer
A category of its own:
Star Trek - something about the idea that, some day, humankind will
become so enlightened that it will enter into a political union
with extra-terrestrial species and attempt to discover the
mysteries of the universe...
Balkan, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Indian, Mexican