Help your potential matches find common interests.
This section plays right into one of my worst habits: Judging
people by the movies, music, and books that they like, as if I'm a
character from High Fidelity. I will try to not make too much out
of certain key words in your profile. That being said, I wish OKC
had a way to filter out any profile that has "14er", "lol", or
"Dave Mathews Band".
Along the same lines, I sometimes become too enamored by certain
key words. For example, if your profile says that you like Mr.
Show, it becomes mental cleavage. You'll be telling me a story and
I keep thinking "She likes Mr. Show!", and then you say, "Eyes up
Movies, music, books: I go to Sundance most years, so whatever
stereotype you have in mind is probably true. This includes
I like most genres of indie music, preferably live. If you aren't
going to UMS, you should reconsider.
When I was taking the light rail to work, I was reading 2 or 3
books a month. That's changed with my new job, but I want to start
up again. I'm big on book recommendations and borrowing.
Oh, and I like to try different restaurants around town.