Help your potential matches find common interests.
Anything sad and beautiful
Here's a few:
Books: Grapes of Wrath, Blood Meridian, How Soon is Never,
Unbearable Lightness of Being, They Shoot Horses Don't They?,
Philosophy and Bruce Springsteen. I used to work in a bookstore for
3 years. This list is long.
Comics: Currently reading Saga, Sex Criminals, Trees, Southern
Bastards, Ms Marvel, God Hates Astronauts, Bitch Planet, Descender
and The Fade Out.
(I basically only have time to read sex books and comics...I'm not
Movies: Sunshine, Breathless, Rushmore, 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: 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 too.
Video games: Mass Effect, Portal, Silent Hill 2, Conker's Bad Fur
Day, Skyrim...ya know...the hits. Currently playing Dragon Age.
Just finished Dragon Age: Inquisition.
Podcasts: Doug Loves Movies, How Did This Get Made, You Made it
Weird, Sklarbro County, Savage Love, Sex Nerd Sandra, HoundTall,
Stuff You Should Know, Cracked, etc.