Having been gifted the Night Thread with little time to plan, I’m going to use this as an excuse to rhapsodize over the Most Amazing College Football Season Ever – and yes, I’m biased – apologies in advance to Allison: It … Continue reading Kick Six Night Thread (11/8)
We have our nominees for 1984! As always, upvote as many films and performances as you think are deserving. Winners will be announced next week and will receive a gold statue of Spike Lee. Some of these categories have 6 … Continue reading 1984 Snubby Awards: The Voting
After everyone else had gone home, Anita Glasscox sat alone in the conference room. Her EviSync was finally recharged. First she pulled up the list of prior inspections, then nodded at the results. Fingers shaking, she used the shitty touchscreen … Continue reading Werewolf 44 – The Snowman II: Harry Hole’s Month Off – Day 5
This week on Riverdale: expect lots of THRILLS, CHILLS, DRUGS, and MURDER?!?!?!?! (I am sorry I half ass these descriptions every week, I do not know what to write. But I do know I love Riverdale, because it is perfect … Continue reading Riverdale & Dynasty Episode 5!!
Episode Grade: B Hello JtV fans. I’m sure there is some sort of cutesy collective name for us, but I’m new to the club and not really a Twitter user so I am oblivious to whatever that name is. I’m … Continue reading Jane the Virgin: S04E01 “Chapter 65”
Which movie villain do you hate the most? Is it a terrible actor, terrible writing, or a combination of both? Don’t worry about repeating an answer either. Continue reading Lamest Movie Villains
Hello, and welcome to the weekly women+’s issues/health thread! Each Wednesday, someone will post a discussion with a few relevant news items from the last week, as well as a topic for further conversation. The prompt will serve as a … Continue reading Women+’s Weekly Thread – AVOCADETTES 2020
Hey folks! The Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Nintendo Direct was yesterday. Here it is for your viewing pleasure: Character designs aside (they’re atrocious, IMO), this is all looking really excellent, and I can’t wait to get my hands on the game … Continue reading Weekly Japanese Pop Culture Thread (November 8th, 2017)
Have at it, folks! Continue reading Tolerable Discussions 11.8.17
Hola Guacs, today’s pop culture jump off point: Board games. (Note to younger members, these were like Xbox except you played them with your grandparents) Today would have been the 181st birthday of Milton Bradley, founder of the company that … Continue reading It’s All Fun And Games Day Thread
Hooray, we made it to the new site, and just in the Knick of time. As Kristaps Porzingis has been incredible so far, lifting the Knicks to the heights of mediocrity and making it possible to believe that maybe they … Continue reading Sports Corner
Welcome to the Book Nook! This is the weekly thread for Avocados to discuss books we’re currently reading, recommendations, genre, and serious literary criticism. This week’s recommended discussion: We’ve recently talked about synopsis keywords that turn us off and tropes … Continue reading The Book Nook Weekly Discussion
This week’s Savage Love column is here. Discuss away! Continue reading Savage Love
In the supposedly hotly contested Virginia governor’s race, Northam won +9 decided victory over Ed Gillespie’s Trump-like campaign. Apparently sanctuary cities and confederate statues held a lesser value to Virginians over death from poor healthcare and being shot in church … Continue reading In this Wednesday Political Thread, Virginia is for lovers not for Donald Trump SAD!
Sonic the Hedgehog was the first video game I ever played. The original Mega Drive (known elsewhere as the Genesis) quadrilogy is cemented in my mind the same way one might know their favourite album or film like the back … Continue reading Game Review: Sonic Forces
I’d already been considering doing one of these for the week. After all it’s been a busy week following the Astros victory parade but I figured with the unfortunate death of Roy Halladay, the time was right to throw one … Continue reading This Week in Baseball