Help your potential matches find common interests.
(in no particular order)
Books: Guns, Germs, and Steel by Jared Diamond,
The God Delusion by Richard Dawkins,
The Origin of Species by Charles Darwin,
Brave New World by Aldous Huxley,
The Art of War by Sun Tzu,
With the Old Breed by Eugene Sledge,
Gates of Fire by Steven Pressfield,
Sociobiology by E.O. Wilson,
The Naked Ape by Desmond Morris,
Candide by Voltaire
John Adams & 1776 by David McCullough,
Confessions of an Economic Hit Man by John Perkins,
Patriots by James Wesley Rawles
Parallel Worlds and Physics of the impossible by Michio Kaku
Cold Mountain by Charles Frazier
The Kalevala - Finnish Epic
The Song of Roland - French Epic
Beowulf - Angelo Saxon Epic
Völsunga saga - Norse Epic
the Hagakure - Yamamoto Tsunetomo
The Book of Five Rings - Miyamoto Musashi
On Killing, On Combat, and Warrior Mindset by Dave Grossman
The Road & No Country for Old Men by Cormac McCarthy.
anything by Tolkien,
(I read a lot of old epics and sagas because it's a way to learn
great insight into what our ancestors viewed as important and how
they percieved the world, how language has changed over the
centuries, and often where modern day stories gain their
inspiration. I find it all facinating!)
Movies: The Royal Tenenbaums, The Life Aquatic, Memento, The Big
lebowski, Letters From Iwo Jima, Garden State, Being John
Malkovich, Batman Begins, Jurassic Park, Edward Scissorhands, Heat,
Office Space, 28 Days Later, 3:10 to Yuma, Terminator 2, The Thing,
Saving Private Ryan, Amelie, The Departed, Children of Men, City of
God, Cold Mountain, The last Samurai, Se7en, The Lord of the Rings,
No Country for Old Men, Goodfellas, Star Wars, Pulp Fiction, Black
Hawk Down, Scott Pilgrim vs. The World, The Other Guys, Gangs of
New York, True Grit, etc...
Shows: South Park, Breaking Bad, Game of Thrones, Madmen, The
Big Bang Theory, Duck Dynasty, Archer, Parks and Recreation,
Arrested Development, Modern Family, Nova, Frontline, Mythbusters,
TED talks, etc...
Music: Primarly focused around (but not limited to)
Alternative/Indie/Rock examples; Interpol, Radiohead, Nine Inch
Nails, The Strokes, The Killers, Muse, The Beatles, David Bowie,
Coldplay, Kasabian, Metric, Sufjan Stevens, Micheal Buble, Grizzly
Bear, Mumford and Sons, Daft Punk, Elton Jon, Michael Jackson, Frou
Frou, NERO, The Temptations, Bruno Mars, Incubus, Creedence
Clearwater Revival, Shania Twain, Snow patrol, Johnny Cash, The Sea
and Cake, Death Cab for Cutie, Girl Talk, Beasty Boys, The Roots,
The Stills, the Xx, The Mars Volta, etc...
Food: Meat! Pizza, BBQ, Calamari, Strawberries, Hard Ciders (Angry
Orchard or Woodchuck), Starbucks Frappe Mocha, Almond Milk,
Chipotle Burritos, etc..
If your still reading this...good job!