Help your potential matches find common interests.
Books: I love historical fiction, since it always
makes me want to go and research the described events; of course
only to find myself disappointed over things like the fact that
John Uskglass never existed.
Movies: If you'd ask my movie connoisseur friends,
they'd probably tell you my taste in movies absolutely blows.
Mostly because I'll watch just about anything in any genre
depending on mood.
Shows: Doctor Who, Stargate, Flight of the
Conchords, Coupling (UK), Adventure Time etc. Having average tastes
Music: Guitar-driven stuff, 70s stoner worship,
Scandinavian folk music, hard rock, metal, indie and so on. Very
vague, but let's just assume that 99,9% of all music is sonic
waste, which narrows it down some.
Food: I sorely miss Norwegian "cuisine" (peasant
grub yo) more than I'm willing to admit; above all
prim, which is sort of like this smear-able, mild