Help your potential matches find common interests.
Books: The Dark Tower Series, Bone Season, The Alchemist, the Ender
Series, Amercan Gods, Wizard of Earthsea, etc; Fantasy / Sci-fi
Shows: Scrubs, House, Psych, Sherlock, Futurama, Always Sunny,
Mythbusters, Firefly, Challange, Good Eats, Chopped, Face Off, Big
Bang Theory, Family Guy, Archer, Always Sunny, Survivorman, Gurren
Laggan, Attack on Titan, How It's Made, Seinfeld, FMA, Castle,
NCIS, Criminal Minds, Neon Genesis Evangelion, etc.
Music: I think playing an instrument for a long time teaches you a
wide appreciation of music.
I mostly have a few songs per artist rather than full albums, so
here's a list of some artists that have more then a couple of
songs: Postmodern Jukebox, Billy Joel, Steam Powered Giraffe, The
Cure, Queen, Lindsey Stirling, Frankie Valli, Disturbed, John
Williams, The Fratellis, Rodrigo y Gabriela, Fun, Stephen Lynch,
Anamanaguchi, Boreash, Frank Sinatra, Freezepop, Goldfinger, and
whooole bunch of other random types of things.
Food: I'll basically eat or try anything; I'm not picky at all. Any
spicy food is welcome!