The movie, not the band. But the band is still awesome. Continue reading My Bloody Valentine Night Thread
Hello y’all! Gonna be recording the next Video Game Science this weekend on Saturday/Sunday! Again, I have nothing to do that day so we can do it anytime! What is Video Game Science? It’s a let’s play-like series I’m doing with … Continue reading Video Game Science Casting Call #3
Earlier today, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School of Parkland, Florida suffered a horrific shooting that has left at least sixteen fatal victims, with over a dozen more in the hospital at time of writing. Considering the details of the shooting – … Continue reading Thread for Discussing the Events in Parkland, February 28, 2017
Hello, Olympicados! Wednesday saw two big surprises in a form of victories by Slovakia and Slovenia in the ever so amazing ice hockey! Is there more to come? Will Czechia lose to Korea? And will someone else piss Mike Pence … Continue reading Olympic Winter Games 2/15: Will Thursday Bring More Surprises?
While the times have been changing and the quality film window has been growing, the first couple months of the years are still a dumping ground for shitty horror movies. Sure, we get the occasional Get Out, but for the most … Continue reading Movie Reviews: Still/Born (2017)
Here’s the place to chat about the comics you picked up this week, and anything else you might be reading! And be sure to check out the Comic Book Chat posted by MrSplendiferous! Continue reading Weekly Comics Thread, 14-FEB-2018
Japanese all-woman pop-rock band Scandal released their eighth album, Honey, today. They’ve somehow maintained their popularity from their days as a highly manufactured teenage musical unit handpicked from Osaka vocal and dance school CALESS and given guitars and drums they … Continue reading Weekly Japanese Pop Culture Thread (February 14th, 2018)
Here it is, the results for this year’s Avocado Sight & Sound poll! 1.) The Empire Strikes Back with 38 mentions 2.) Raiders Of The Lost Ark with 35 mentions 3.) Mad Max: Fury Road with 30 mentions 4.) Casablanca … Continue reading Avocado Sight & Sound Year II Results!!
This week on the Leftorium, we’re pretending we meant for this to go up on Valentine’s Day and not yesterday as usual. Be cool. Look at all the pretty roses we got for you! In keeping with the theme, try … Continue reading The Leftorium – Valentine’s Day Edition
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 – ICKY SQUICKY LURVE WEEK
Welcome to the *CG thread, where we talk all manner of Card Games – Collectible, Trading, Living, and otherwise! We’ve covered the history of card games and talked about digital games and what they mean for the medium. But just … Continue reading The CCG Thread – What is a CCG Anyway?
On the night of April 14th, 1912, the air was near freezing over the north Atlantic, and the sea was smooth and reflective as glass. Despite having received warnings by radio from other ships along the same corridor that they … Continue reading White Star, Red Blood, Chapter 3: Collide With Destiny
Happy Love Day! Have at it, folks! Continue reading Tolerable Discussions 7.14.18
Good morning – Welcome to the latest installment of Comic Book Chat! Today’s discussion – What comic books from outside the Big Two (Marvel/DC) are your favorite? What comic book series would you recommend to someone that wanted to read something … Continue reading Comic Book Chat – Indy Spotlight
Roses are red Violets are blue Poetry is a dead medium In the contemporary milieu Roses are red Violets are blue “There is no love of life without despair of life” – Albert Camus Roses are red Existence is suffering … Continue reading Roses are Red, Violets are Blue. Open Poetry Thread, You Know What To Do
Grab your boomstick and come get some. Continue reading Ash Wednesday Thread
The Silence of the Lambs is Jonathan Demme’s 1991 horror/thriller film, which is based on Thomas Harris’ 1988 novel of the same name. It’s about an ambitious, promising young FBI trainee, Clarice Starling (Jodie Foster), who has been recruited by … Continue reading Scene Dissections: The Silence of the Lambs – The Buffalo Bill Dance Scene
“In spring, a young man’s fancy lightly turns to thoughts of baseball.” – After Lord Tennyson How better to celebrate Valentine’s Day – most assuredly not named for the respected former Mets manager and despised former Red Sox manager – by … Continue reading Sports Corner: February 14
Good morning- I wanted to wish all the Avocados here a Happy Valentines Day! Everybody is loved and appreciated here and I thought you should know that. Happy Valentine’s Day – Don’t eat too much chocolate today. Continue reading Happy Valentines Day from Mr. S
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: Happy 100 weeks of the Book Nook! (Yes, I am a nerd, … Continue reading The Book Nook
So…this is why you don’t declare war on the FBI… “FBI Director Christopher A. Wray told the Senate Intelligence Committee that the bureau had completed a background report on then-staff secretary Rob Porter last July and closed out the case … Continue reading In This Wednesday Political Post, Everyone Was Kung Fu Fighting