Help your potential matches find common interests.
Ok, let's try this in order...
Books: I don't really know why, but I read a lot of dense history
(Tacitus; Suetonius; Plutarch; Livy). I had to read The Heart of
Darkness twice before it made any sense. I should really read more
fiction, but my favorite book / books is definitely The
Hitchhiker's Guide series. Currently? Just finished Michael
Strogoff by Jules Verne, after a sci-fi trilogy and a run through
Agatha Christie books (all Poirot).
I'm ALWAYS looking for "what's next"... suggestions?
Movies: For the most part, I'm a fan of comedies new and old (The
Hangover, Harold & Kumar go to White Castle, Blazing Saddles,
etc.), but I also like the classics (Indiana Jones trio, Manchurian
Candidate, for example) and I'm willing to see most anything
Shows: TV-wise, it's mostly your HBO shows (my fav of all time was
Rome), watching sports, a few of the network comedies (Community
& 30 Rock are awesome), and things like that. Despite living in
NYC, I don't see nearly enough Broadway shows to have an
Music: Since I'm getting long winded, let's see if we can shorten
this. Jam bands (Grateful Dead etc), rock / classic rock (Pearl Jam
etc.), and amazing old school gangsta rap (Doggystyle's
Food: I will try anything at least twice... I LOVE to go out to eat
and try new restaurants / foods!