They're the elevator pitches of the internet and almost always useless. I don't need to say I'm passionate - I need to *be* passionate.
I have many hobbies. They are awesome. They're also utterly boring to talk about if you're also not into them - mostly because they are experiential and talking about doing something isn't that exciting unless both sides are vested in the hobby. But I can totally go for a fair bit about how Wizards of the Coast putting in a paragraph saying that Trans is a Thing and it's cool and how it relates to the greater tolerance of (most of) society these days if you want.