Help your potential matches find common interests.
Books: Currently reading- 30 Arduino projects for the evil
Music: It's hard to answer the music question without sounding like
a snob/elitist. People tend to fire off a slew of band names as if
the musical exploits of others make THEM more unique through proxy.
Then again what medium do people NOT do that with?
.........Hmm.. I think I lost my train of thought. What was I
talking about again?? Anywho, here's some of my favorite bands:
Radiohead, Lupe Fiasco (Be sure to check out his side project,
'Japanese Cartoon'), Handsome Boy Modeling School, Little Dragon,
AC/DC, N.E.R.D., NUJABES. Seriously though, stop what you're doing
and go look for an album by Nujabes called 'Modal Soul'.
TV/Netflix: Futurama, The I.T. Crowd, Community, The Big Bang
Theory (Sigh, It grew on me), How it's Made.
Movies: Comedies. Or movies so bad they can be considered comedies.
The former being Saving Silverman, the latter being Cabin Fever. So