Help your potential matches find common interests.
Books: Pynchon, Henry Miller, Anais Nin, Salinger, Rableais, Tibor
Fischer, Sam Lipsyte, Mary Shelly, Vonnegut, Tolkien, George R. R.
Martin, Dorothy Parker, Ezra Pound, T.S. Elliot, Gombrowicz, Buk,
Neruda, David Fucking Thorne, off the top of my head....
Movies: Anything the Coen Brothers do usually makes me jump up and
clap idiotically and emit strangled little sounds of happiness. I
love film and am not too terribly pretentious about what I go see.
I usually see more arty/indie flicks than blockbusters but I can
get behind going to see an overblown ridiculous X-Men movie any
day. I will go see anything John C. Reilly is in.
Music: Britpop, Indie, Jazz, Punk, Non-contemporary Country, Cheesy
80's, Gypsy-Punk, Classical, Opera, Death-Metal. Mahler, Pulp,
Gogol Bordello, Tool, Billie Holiday, Beirut, Arctic Monkeys, Mars
Volta, Johnny Cash, Blur, Chet Baker, Miles Davis, Thelonious Monk,
Errol Garner, Elastica, Blossom Dearie, the Smiths, Blonde Redhead,
the Black Lips, the Cure, Justin Timberlake, Patsy Cline, Air, Cat
Power, Ariel Pink, Big Boi, Pavement, the Pixies, Antony and the
Johnsons, M.I.A, the Dead Weather, Beck, PJ Harvey, Rilo Kiley,
Interpol, Silversun Pickups....If it's bitchin I'm all over
I once walked out on a date when he told me he liked the band
Shows: Breaking Bad, Game of Thrones, Nurse Jackie, Weeds, the
Borgias, Mad Men, Rome, Parks and Recreation, It's Always Sunny in
Philadelphia, The Killing, Aqua Teen Hunger Force, Children's
Hospital, Tim & Eric's Awesome Show Great Job!, (Almost
anything Adult Swim, really), Damages, Conan, Fringe, Daily Show,
Colbert Report, Bill Maher, CRAP I WATCH TOO MUCH TV!
The Mighty Boosh also does funny things to me...