Help your potential matches find common interests.
Books - sci fi, fantasy: Heinlein, Asimov, Ender's Game (why Card
gotta be a phobe?)
Movies - anything fun, exciting, or interesting; a couple
favorites: I Heart Huckabee's, Eternal Sunshine, Fight Club, 12
Monkeys, Princess Bride (me and everyone else!), classics from my
youth: the Last Starfighter, Flight of the Navigator
Music - I grew up playing symphonic percussion and can appreciate
music, but I spend more time listening to podcasts than anything
else: news, Dan Savage; NPR news quizzes, Lexicon Valley,
Food - I love experiencing different flavors, textures, etc.
Wonderful flavors are awesome, but I also find it almost as awesome
to have "unique" food experiences as "pleasant" food experiences.
Best dining experience I've had? Tapas in Washington D.C. - 3 hours
of the most amazing. food. ever.