Help your potential matches find common interests.
Books:Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Songs of Ice and Fire
series (if it ever finishes), Terry Prachett: Discworld series,
Good Omens, Hitchhikers guide to the galaxy, Vonnegut: read almost
all of them, The Foundation series, Lovecraft.
Movies:Fight Club, Fifth element, Spaceballs, Minority Report,
Infernal Affairs, Seven, Princess Bride, Castle in the Sky, The
Hangover, Snatch, Poltergeist, Enter the Dragon, and Game of
Shows (I don't really watch TV but when I do):Big Bang Theory, 30
Rock, Sherlock, American Dad, Futurama, Game of Thrones
Music: The Black Keys, Joe Hisaishi, Edward Elgar, Nirvana, Adele,
Gym Class Heroes, Linkin Park, Daft Punk, Santana, Jay-z, Lady
Gaga, Nickelback, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Outkast, Eagles,
Macklemore, live jazz
Food: Anything except raisins and fresh carrots