Help your potential matches find common interests.
Books(reading material): The daily newspaper; A Short History of
Everything by Bill Bryson (or anything written by Bill Bryson);
Beginnings: The Story of Origins - of Mankind, Life, the Earth, the
Universe by Isaac Asimov; Biographies and autobiographies (Dirt,
Hammer of the Gods, etc.); Mordecai Richler books.
Movies: Unforgiven, Letters From Iwo Jima, Gran Torino, Braveheart,
Semi-Pro (or almost anything with Will Ferrell), Best in Show,
Fubar, The Cable Guy, The Royal Tenenbaums, Fear and Loathing in
TV: The daily newscast, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, Colbert
Report, Conan, Arrested Development, The Office, Mr D, Portlandia,
Any kind of Automobile show, Documentaries, Science, Animal or
Music: What mostly gets my heart pumping and makes me feel alive is
rock n roll (Led Zeppelin, Gun N Roses, AC/DC, Aerosmith, Sound
Garden, Motorhead, Rush, Neil Young, Johnny Cash, Beastie Boys,
etc.), old school Metal (Metallica, Black Sabbath, Iron Maiden,
Judas Priest, etc.), Motown, Blues, and some pop.
Food: Italian, Asian, and Lebanese