Help your potential matches find common interests.
Books: Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Terry Pratchet books,
Cryptonomicon, Word Freaks, Sherlock Holmes
Shows: Burn Notice, HIMYM, Mythbusters, Elementary, Sherlock
Holmes, Daily Show, Monk, Psych, Seinfeld, CSI
Movies: Die Hard, Fifth Element, Usual Suspects, Batman movies,
Princess Bride, The Matrix, Jackie Chan movies, Kung Fu movies,
Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon, Field of Dreams, Star Wars, Analyze
This/That, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, etc.
Food: chocolate, sweets, Indian, Italian pizza/pasta, burgers,
vegetable stir-fry/stew, good cheese and wine, a good steak, etc.