Help your potential matches find common interests.
TV: Curb Your Enthusiasm, Game of Thrones, South Park, The Wire,
House of Cards (but the last season wasn't so good), Broad City
(genius!), Daily Show (but sometimes it's annoying: too much
self-righteous indignation and preachiness, arbitrarily
interspersed with juvenile gags so as not to lose the attention of
the college freshmen who are, presumably, the target demographic),
Colbert Report (R.I.P.), Charlie Rose, Fareed Zakaria GPS (best
news show on TV).
Movies: Fargo, Kill Bill, Dr Strangelove, The Big Lebowski.
Books: 1984, LOTR, One Hundred Years of Solitude, The
Broadway: The Book of Mormon, Waiting for Godot.
Music: Pink Floyd, Gogol Bordello, Led Zeppelin (objectively best
band of all time, futile to contend otherwise), Johnny Cash,
Leonard Cohen, Black Keys, Beck, Gorillas, the blues.
Food: Indian, Mexican, Grilled Octopus, Hummus, Sandwiches.