Help your potential matches find common interests.
Books - I'm a sucker for anything melancholy- Ishiguro's "Never Let
Me Go", "Sophie's Choice", "A Visit From The Goon Squad"
I read a lot of short story writers - Murakami, Andre Dubus,
Somerset Maugham,etc.. I find Joseph Campbell to be about as
brilliant as it gets.
Some good movies - The Graduate, Wonder Boys, Beautiful Girls, In
The Mood For Love, Y Tu Mama Tambien, Iron Giant, Old Boy, 400
Blows, Miyazaki Films, Shame, Drive, Ordinary People, Lost Boys,
Hoosiers, Real Genius, Moonrise Kingdom, MASH.. too many to write
Some good TV -Transparent was so good!! If you're not watching Mad
Men, well WTF is wrong with you?! I'll say the same about GOT. Yea,
I call it GOT.
The IT Crowd, Deadwood, Peep Show, Girls, Seinfeld, The Soup, Six
Feet Under, Happy Endings, Tim & Eric, Bob's Burgers,
Workaholics, Life and Times of Tim. Dr. Steve Brule holds a special
place in my heart. Anything that is clever and a little dark
generally floats my boat.
Music: Beach House, RAC, Future Islands, The Soundtrack from the
movie "The Guest", War On Drugs, Beirut, Radical Face, French
Kicks, Blonde Redhead, Sulk, Sharon Van Etten, Justice, Frightened
Rabbit, Bon Iver, Pixies, Fugazi, Arcade Fire, Bright Eyes, Belle
And Sebastien, Rolling Stones, Neil Diamond, Calexico, Ratatat, New
Pornographers, Doves, Whisketown, XX, Velvet Underground, Walkmen,
Fleet Foxes, Queens Of The Stone Age, etc.