Help your potential matches find common interests.
Books. I've read a fair amount of sci fi over the years. Asimov, AC
Clarke, Turtledove. Tolkein too of course.
Movies. Gattaca, Apocalypse Now, 300, District 9, District 13
TV. Arrested Development, West Wing, Star Trek DS9, Doctor Who,
Newsroom, Generation Kill, House of Cards, Vihart (though not on
tv, she deserves a mention).
Music. A short playlist of what I enjoy. Watch on youtube so you
can sing along with me! ;-)
Crowded House - Pineapple Head
Infected Mushroom - Saaed
Shona Laing - Soviet Snow
Goldenhorse - Run Run Run
Food. I enjoy cooking. I recently got a roasting dish, so I've been
cooking a bunch of different things in there. I'll also try almost
any food once.