Help your potential matches find common interests.
Book (I'm going with series, since individual books is too hard, I
have multiple overwhelmed bookshelves) - The Desden Files by Jim
Butcher, The Amber series by Roger Zelazny, The Discworld series by
Terry Pratchett, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy series by
Douglas Adams, and the Kingkiller Trilogy by Patrick Rothfuss.
Non-series books include American Gods by Neil Gaimen, Good Omens
by Gaimen and Pratchett, Ready Player One by Ernest Cline, and The
Brothers' War by Jeff Grubb.
Movies (ask me another day and this list might change, I'm kinda a
movie junkie) - The Social Network, Wreck-It Ralph, Cabin in the
Woods, Guardians of the Galaxy, Die Hard, Thirteen Days, Princess
Bride, Blazing Saddles, The Avengers, Fight Club, The American
President, Tin Cup, the Matrix, Moneyball.
Shows - Anything by Aaron Sorkin or Joss Whedon, Doctor Who,
Sherlock, Futurama, Top Gear (the real one), Brooklyn Nine-Nine,
Archer, Flash, Arrow, Get Smart (yes, the old show from the 60s),
Torchwood, White Collar, Castle, Agents of Shield, Once Upon a
Time, South Park. I also have an irrational affinity for "cool old
stuff" reality shows (Pawn Stars, American Restoration, etc),
cooking competition shows, and trivia shows (Jeopardy, Pawnography,
that sort of thing). I also have a keen hatred for
celebrity/wannabe celebrity reality shows.
Music - I listen to a pretty wide variety of stuff (pretty much
everything except country, which I despise), but I usually end up
listening to metal more than anything else. Favorite bands/artists
are Queen, Nightwish, 7L and Esoteric, At Vance, Metallica (Black
Album and before), Kamelot, Alestorm, Muse, Insomnium, Jurassic 5,
Food - uh...I like food? I enjoy trying new things, so I'm pretty
open. Favorites (in no particular order) are thai, mexican,
chinese, and bbq though. Also, fair warning, I don't eat
pasta/noodles (not a health thing, I just find them gross, have
since I was a baby). I'm trying of late to eat healthier, with
Also, since this doesn't fit anywhere else on here - I have annual
passes for both Disneyland and the Zoo, and enjoy using each as
often as possible.