Help your potential matches find common interests.
Books- Its probably easier to list authors: Philip Athans, R.A.
Salvatore, Tom Clancy, Richard Baker, Elaine Cunningham, Margaret
Weis, books involving history of world militaries, religions, and
Movies- Comedies, documentaries, suspense, sci-fi, fantasy, martial
arts. Some of my favorites include Men in Tights, Clue, Labyrinth,
Rocky Horror (but only around Halloween), Lord of the Rings
trilogy, Underworld trilogy, Matrix, Fearless, Hero, Kill Bill I
& II, Iron man, Thor, Serenity, Brotherhood of the Wolf, The
Princess Bride, Star Wars (original versions), a majority of the
Star Trek movies (especially the TNG ones), most Disney movies and
some stand up comedy (Lewis Black, Jeff Dunham, Robin
TV- Big Bang, UNC-TV travel shows, Family Guy, Game of Thrones, The
Pacific, Daily Show, Colbert Report, Wipe Out, NCIS, NOVA, National
Geographic, Nightly News, History Channel, Discovery, Animal
Planet, Athetic events: Olympics, Football (American and European,
college and professional), Gymnastics (started back with Kerry
Music- My tastes run the gamut from Classical, to Opera/music
theatre (and yes there is a difference), big band, to rock, nu
metal, hip hop, some types of funk and jazz. Basically if it has a
beat you can move to and a good bass line I'll probably like
Food- I'm trying to shift my diet to a more vegetable-centric one.
So I'm experimenting with new foods as most of my old favorites
were really not that great for me. In terms of national cuisine I
have to go with Mexican, Chinese, Japanese, some Indian, Italian,
some Irish, and of course the mish-mash that is American.