Help your potential matches find common interests.
Books: One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, The Stranger, Zen and the
Art of Motorcycle Maintenance, A Song of Ice and Fire series, any
book by Mary Roach, Brave New World, 100 Years of Solitude, Mary
Roach, HP, Cosmos, Camus, Slaughterhouse Five.
Movies: I'm a sucker for gritty science fiction, all Tarantino
films, Wes Anderson films, American Beauty, Garden State, the list
Shows: Game of Thrones, Justified, Colbert Report, Tosh, House,
Flight of the Concords, The Office, Breaking Bad, Boardwalk Empire,
House of Cards, 30 Rock, Cowboy Bebop, Avatar, The Following,
I don't really spend that much time watching a screen though,
unless I'm studying and it's my computer screen. I'd much rather be
out on the town enjoying the company of others.
Music: I grew up listening and playing Jazz and absolutely love it,
blues (I play the harmonica), edm (Zedd, Deadmau5, Calvin
Harris....Armin Van Buren, A&B, Ellie Goulding) and electronic
lounge music (such as Zero 7), bluegrass, funk. Artists like the
Talking Heads, Ratatat, The Flaming Lips, Radiohead, Above and
Beyond, Bela' Fleck, Miles Davis, Funkadelic, The Black Keys, Led
Zeppelin, The Allman Brothers, Muddy Waters, Dixieland Jazz, Joshua
Video games on and off. Most recently I finished The Last of Us.
Totally blew my mind.
I'm a foodie to the max. I also cook/bake often. Just bought a
kitchenaid mixer and I love it.