Help your potential matches find common interests.
Anything sad and beautiful
Here's a few:
Books: Grapes of Wrath, Blood Meridian, Sex Outside the Lines (if
you have an interest in human sexuality and sociology, I HIGHLY
recommend this book), How Soon is Never, Unbearable Lightness of
Being, They Shoot Horses Don't They?, Philosophy and Bruce
Springsteen. I worked in a bookstore for 3 years. This list is
Comics: Currently reading Saga, Sex Criminals, Trees, Southern
Bastards, Ms Marvel, God Hates Astronauts, Bitch Planet, Descender
and The Fade Out. Also, Big Man Plans is AMAZING.
(I basically only have time to read sex books and comics...I'm not
Movies: Sunshine, Breathless, Rushmore, What We Do In the Shadows,
Jurassic Park, Like Crazy, Casablanca, Shame, They Shoot Horses
Don't They?, The Misfits, Badlands, Adventureland, Warrior (and
Warriors)...lots more. I also have a thing for tough-guy, blue
collar, inspirational tear-jerkers (ie Rocky, Warrior, 8
Mile)...bros cry too.
Music: Bruce, Frightened Rabbit, The Replacements, Gaslight Anthem,
Hold Steady, The Lucky Soul, Sam Cooke, still true blue for The
Ataris...lots more. I recently did a NCAA bracket style tournament
of 64 of my favorite songs to figure out which is my favorite.
Turns out "So Long, Astoria" by the Ataris. It beat "Racing in the
Street" by Springsteen (that doesn't mean it's a better song...just
TV: Fargo, Rick and Morty, Cosmos, Broad City, GoT, Mad Men,
Breaking Bad, The Wire, Kids in the Hall, Friday Night Lights,
Veep, Inside Amy Schumer, Silicon Valley, The Inbetweeners (UK
version), early Simpsons...and probably lots more of these
Video games: Mass Effect, Portal, Silent Hill 2, Conker's Bad Fur
Day, Skyrim, The Last of Us...ya know...the hits. Currently playing
Arkham Knight. Hoping to get to Witcher 3 and/or Until Dawn
Podcasts: Doug Loves Movies, How Did This Get Made, You Made it
Weird, Sklarbro County, Savage Love, Sex Nerd Sandra, Carnalcopia,
HoundTall, Fantasy Focus Football (I know, I know), Cracked, etc.