This question always leads to awesome nostalgia freak-outs.4. (Charitable donations are not an option.)This is one of the questions I had to answer for my online dating profile, and Nancy used a variation of it on our Skype date. Let's pretend we're on a date: how would you answer these questions? What is the weirdest thing that ever happened to you? Everyone would quit their job and travel, but where would you go? " because you have to rack your brain to remember the weird name of whatever band Pitchfork is into right now.

What's your favorite song to sing in the shower?

Everyone hates the question "What kind of music are you into?

I asked this question to each of my Skype dates, and each one of them gave me a different answer (Julie, who identifies with the duck, wins the "Most Creative Answer" award).

There's only one wrong answer to this question: Ugly Naked Guy.2.

Everyone has at least one story about a seriously weird experience.

Maybe they got stuck on a broken elevator with Weird Al Yankovic.

Yep, my brother bought a pink headband to wear on the dance floor at his wedding.

And my sister looks like a cute Amy Winehouse in her bridesmaid dress. If you were a character on Friends, which one would you be?

People can sometimes over-think, over-analyze and over-complicate a simple fun human interaction.

When dating, it is usually a good idea to avoid topics like religion, politics and other potentially polarizing conversation topics. Don't ask questions that could potentially lead to something less than fun. The person does not have to think about what their favorite movie might be.

Start by simply asking about how the person is doing, how their day or week has been. Ask questions where you have interest or knowledge. Erick Kristian began writing professionally in 2008.