Help your potential matches find common interests.
Books: cultural studies, history, anthro, and art & design
stuff. vanity fair, new yorker, the atlantic. sedaris (david and
amy), morrison, vowell. some favorites are cloud atlas, naked,
auntie mame, les miserables, the forgetting room, the hitchhiker's
Movies: her, vicky christina barcelona, amelie, waiting for
guffman, brazil, 8 femmes, all about eve, the women, showgirls,
drop dead gorgeous, dangerous liasons, paris je t'aime, princess
bride... (for starters)
TV Shows: strangers with candy, little britain, the daily show
& colbert report, family guy, arrested development, weeds, 30
rock, c-span, glee, archer, modern family, project runway & top
chef, downton abbey, jeopardy...
Music: i'm a big fan of rhythm and harmony, and sometimes even
melody...everything from pop to rock to dance to folk to classical
to opera and even a little country.
Food: there are few cuisines which i don't like, though i do have a
special place in my heart for french, mexican, and indian food
(duck confit enchilada in curry sauce, perhaps?)
And of course, NPR rocks my world.