Once upon a time, Child’s Play was a fun but flawed little slasher movie about a serial killer-possessed doll trying to kill the mom from 7th Heaven. It spawned a bunch of forgettable sequels, as slasher movies are wont to … Continue reading That Curse of Chucky/Cult of Chucky Sequel? It’s Happening… as an 8-Part Miniseries!
Jeopardy! recap for Fri., Feb. 9 – Introducing today’s contestants: – Alison, a stay-at-home mom from Pittsburgh, PA, who learned that “get this monkey off my head” works in any language; – Carlos, an immigration attorney from Los Angeles, CA, … Continue reading Jeopardy recap for Fri., Feb. 9
On April 14th, 1912, at 11:40 PM local time, the RMS Titanic struck an iceberg. Two hours and forty minutes later, she foundered, taking some 1,500 souls with her. It became the most notorious maritime disaster in history and remains an … Continue reading Werewolf LIII: White Star, Red Blood (SIGNUP THREAD)
*runs in breathlessly* It’s time for Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, and I absolutely did NOT forget. I was just going for a run, I swear! Anyway, judging by the title of this episode someone is returning tonight… but who could it be??? … Continue reading Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Season 3 Episode 12
Praise the snow, respect to the united Korea and welcome to another thread of darker, gayer, different and therefore better Winter Olympics! The amazing opening ceremony is behind us and it is time to kick off things properly! What is … Continue reading Olympic Winter Games 2/10: Olympicados Prepare For First Medals, Women Prepare To Overtake Saturday’s Events
The internet tells me today is National Bagel week! What better way to appreciate the most notable comments from the week than with a tasty round treat? So let’s get to it! Share those Comments of the Week! Continue reading Comment of the Week Bagel Edition
Good evening and Happy Friday, everyone, I’m your host LibraryLass and this is the Great Frinkiac Challenge! The rules are simple, just go to Frinkiac.com, Morbotron.com, or Masterofallscience.com, find a Simpsons, Futurama, or Rick and Morty screencap, and add a quote from our weekly … Continue reading The Great Frinkiac is Creepy and It’s Kooky, Mysterious and Spooky
Internet research on the history of Modern Romances brought up scant info, but Dell Publishing has long established itself as a publisher of cheap thrills and pulpy reads since the 1920s and continues to print paperbacks under several imprints today. So … Continue reading Let’s Read Modern Romances, March 1965!
Revisit the ’80s with Marvel’s first live-action crack at America’s favorite gun-toting psychopathic “superhero”, the Punisher! Continue reading The Discount Spinner Rack: THE PUNISHER (1989)
Do you have a question about anything in pop culture, whether real-world or in-universe? Is Google failing you? Ask here to see if your fellow Avocados can help clear things up for you. This is open to questions of any … Continue reading Pop Culture Reference Desk – 14 of Them
To paraphrase Whitesnake, here we go again. 1- Post a SFW (or at least spoilered) gif 2- Identify the source 3-???? 4- Profit Continue reading Identify This Gif
Hey, Avocadorks! I used to do this discussion semi-regularly back over at the ol’ AV Club After Dark way back when, and due to popular demand (or me just being bored), it’s back! Shipping in this context is short for … Continue reading Ship of Fools — The ‘Shipping Discussion
Welcome back to the Weekly Pun Thread, which is back after an unintentional hiatus last week (because it’s author got busy and forgot to post). This week, we travel to Scotland, where the cops may have overreacted a bit to … Continue reading The Weekly Pun Thread is Feeling a Bit Standoffish
Hi, everybody! Welcome to another Weekly Shuffle Thread! I don’t want to make a BIG scene about this, but today’s theme is songs with the word BIG in the title of them! No matter how big your music library is, … Continue reading The Weekly Shuffle Thread is A BIG Deal!
It’s time for another round of Muppet Casting, where we take a famous movie and ask, if Jim Henson’s Muppets made their own version of it (in the vein of The Muppet Christmas Carol and Muppet Treasure Island), which Muppets … Continue reading Muppet Casting: Anchorman (The Legend of Ron Burgundy)
Exit the 101 Freeway at Hollywood Boulevard and head west. Drive past the Fonda Theater and the Soul Cycle and the Frolic Room and hang a right on Vine Street. Pull over halfway up the block and park. This is … Continue reading The Capitol Records Building Day Thread
So, here we are again: on the cusp of another government shutdown (has it only been a month? A few weeks?), and crisis has been averted! ….for another few weeks. I’d say “fool me once, shame on me” but it’s … Continue reading The Friday Politics Thread Averts a Shutdown….for Another Few Weeks
By Lorelei E. D. Underforth, with oversight by M_____ CHAPTER THE SECOND: THE DREADFUL MODERN METHOD Containing within many state capitols of absolutely no importance (My dear readers, you may direct your electro-telegraphs to these coordinates to read an account … Continue reading The Black Mosquito: Chapter Two
Hey Avocadoans! Episode 32 of your favourite podcast on the Internet is here for your listening pleasure. Join me, The Kappa, PT, Ben/eternalflesh, and podcast newcomer gwahir as we discuss Nintendo Labo, Assassin’s Creed Origins, platform cross-play, our predictions for … Continue reading Episode #32: The Aussiecast
! IMPORTANT SCHEDULING CHANGE ! As I was waking up today, I realized that many events are already underway and people might be commenting in the old thread, technically still under the old South Korean date. This is obviously dumb … Continue reading Olympic Winter Games 2/9 : The Thread Gets Officially Lit And Olympicados Let The Games Begin