We’ve had a couple of people request a new one of these, so here you go! To the members of our community who’ve joined us in the past few months, or those of you who are just checking things out, … Continue reading Introduce Yourself!
Pajiba people, here’s a spot where you can post about what’s been going on with the site, get info about the Slack channel, vent, or whatever you need. Avocado members, I know this post is probably super confusing. Long story … Continue reading Pajiba Safe House
Ahhhh, Chicago! The Big Apple! The Big Easy! Tinseltown! Budapest of the Midwest! I’m going to be visiting you from 08/12-08/19 and I would like to meet any/all of the lovely Avocados in the area. If you can’t make this … Continue reading Chicago Meetup – 08/17
Last Saturday night (8/10/19) I went to the Lawrenceville neighborhood of Pittsburgh to Row House Cinema to check out Miami Connection, which was shown as part of their new midnight movie series. Starring International Superstar Y.K. Kim – the synopsis … Continue reading Miami Connection Night Thread
Going through archives from before and preserving this Welcome to the penultimate review of The Carousel! Today we’re talking about the penultimate episode. Spiny will review the finale soon, and as you all know Mad Men Day in Wednesday July 19! … Continue reading The Carousel: Revisiting Mad Men -“The Milk and Honey Route”
Hey folks! Colour Outside the Lines is back! You may have noticed that I’m not Edmund Fitzgerald. We’ve decided that we’re going to split duties for Colour Outside the Lines going forward. My thread titles will be spelled correctly. Since … Continue reading Colour Outside the Lines #4: The Question
You pitch camp in the parking lot of the mine and pretend to go to sleep. Astral HOWEIRD Possum floats over his physical body, checking it for scuffs and scratches, when a figure approaches, wielding a gun. “Time to die,” … Continue reading Werewolves 98: Return to Zone Z – Day 6
Post pictures of your shelves and all the cool stuff you might have on it. And if the stuff isn’t cool, that’s cool too. Be nice! Don’t make fun! Celebrate our different tastes! (The header picture isn’t mine. I’ll put mine … Continue reading Shelfie Thread!
Current Standings: https://challonge.com/rn7ngazu/standings Round 1 featured plenty of blowouts, with 11 of the 13 winners doubling up the loser’s votes. Popular titles like Ms. Pac-Man and Donkey Kong did well, but it wasn’t all name recognition, as one of the biggest … Continue reading Best Video Game Song Tournament – Prehistory (Before 1983) – Round 2
Pet pics! Pet pics! (Thanks to our new friends Komraden and stella for the header gif!) Continue reading The Pet Thread Tries, It Really Does
Beat the Summer Heat at the Strip Club Continue reading The Comic Strip Club (Sat 8/17/2019)
Welcome to the initial, trial thread for a discussion space for atheists, agnostics, and non-believers on the Avocado! I created this thread because I’ve seen a lot prominent atheist spaces online be taken over by an ugly, regressive form of … Continue reading The Avocado Nonreligious Thread Doesn’t Believe We’ve Been Introduced
Welcome to the weekly Styling & Grooming Thread. This thread is for: giving and receiving feedback and recommendations; discussing skincare routines, product recommendations, hair cuts, clothing, etc. from our community; diving into fashion-related topics at a more more in-depth level; … Continue reading Weekly Styling & Grooming Thread
Can the first person here each day create a Results thread so it’s always first when sorted by Oldest? That will make it much easier to track results. Quiz Note: If an animal has “(general)” next to it, then there … Continue reading Triviacados: Saturday, August 17, 2019
What with the UK possibly leaving the European Union soon, it just seemed logical to me that the Avocado take its place as a member state. So I put in an application on our behalf, and long story short, welcome … Continue reading The Weekend Politics Thread Joins the EU
Fiddlesticks, released on this day in 1930, was Ub Iwerks’ first cartoon after his departure from Walt Disney’s studio. It was groundbreaking as the first synchronized sound two-strip Technicolor cartoon, and featured the debut of Flip the Frog. Despite featuring … Continue reading Fiddlesticks to the August 16th Night Thread
The MarbleLympics are back, baby! And this time they have a new, less copyright-infringing name: the Marble League. If you’re just joining us for the first time, the Marble League is a series of “sporting” events where teams of marbles … Continue reading Marble League Showdown: Event #1 – Sand Rally
Hello, everyone and welcome to Let’s Read An Old Menu! This is another in a weekly series looking at restaurant, hotel kitchen, and lunch counter menus from the 19th and 20th centuries. Sometimes things will be familiar, sometimes they’ll be … Continue reading Let’s Read an Old Menu! Featuring: McDonald’s Through The Ages
I hope I’m not stepping on TheDivineMsRim’s toes by posting this, but it is back to school time and it has been nearly a year since we have done one of these. It’s ironic that I am the one who … Continue reading Dark Sarcasm in the Classroom: Back to School 2019
Good boys. Sharks. Bruce Springsteen. It’s another crowded weekend at the box office! Continue reading Box Office Oracle — 08/16/2019–08/18/2019
Lover has virtually no Internet paper trail, so based on similar magazines like last week’s Petticoat it appears to be a short lived UK magazine targeted at women 18-24 that didn’t survive past the 70s. I broke my elbow last … Continue reading Let’s Read Lover, June 1971!
The Avocado GIF Exchange is back! Share your favorite (uncommon) GIFs that you don’t mind other people swiping and reposting! Such as… Or… GO!! Continue reading Avocado GIF Exchange
🎵Hot, in the city, identify the gifys tonight 🎶 as Billy Idol so wisely put it. 1- Post a SFW (or spoilered) gif 2- Identify the source 3-??? 4- Profit! Continue reading Identify This Gif