This is a Night Thread dedicated to Bill Wurtz, a man who loves absurdist, surreal humor; non-sequiturs and simple yet thorough history lessons. I was going to post several of his short videos but realized there was a one-video … Continue reading Bill Wurtz Night Thread
One of these days I’ll remember that COTW goes live on Fridays or like queue up a half a year’s worth of posts. Today is not that day. Let’s get right to it then, shall we? Get sharing those notable … Continue reading Comment of the Week Hey It’s Friday Edition
Welcome the new weekly thread, Recipe Exchange! I’ll post this on Fridays around lunchtime with a theme. Share recipes around that theme, or if you’ve just made something amazing, feel free to veer off topic. (Note: my WordPress account was … Continue reading Recipe Exchange: Dips!
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 – Seventeen (Not the Magazine)
Comics Feature ran from about 1980-1987. That’s approximate, as it’s hard to find substantial information on fanzines. Fanzines, in case you don’t know what separates them from normal magazines, are independent publications dedicated to the core of a fandom. Comics … Continue reading Let’s Read Comics Feature, February 1984!
Gif identification time 🙂 1- Post a SFW gif 2- Identify the source 3- ???? 4- Profit Continue reading Identify This Gif
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: Goldfinger
Weird Al’s “The Hamilton Polka” dropped today, inspiring this round of trivia. Before Hamilton, Lin-Manuel Miranda wrote music and lyrics for and starred in what Tony award winning musical set in a mostly Hispanic New York neighborhood? Name both the … Continue reading Shoeless Trivia: The Hamilton Polka
Hello friends! Welcome to the Poetry Thread, where you can discuss poetry you’ve been reading or writing. If this is popular, I might make it a regular thing. To kickstart discussion, here’s a poem by Andrew Marvell I really like, … Continue reading (Possibly Weekly) Poetry Thread!
As the ceremony entered its third hour, Willem DaFoe was getting restless. He needed a smoke, and needed it an hour ago. He needed to get some air. He walked through a maze of hallways and doors until he finally … Continue reading Werewolf 54: The Oscars (Day 5)
Hello, and welcome to the Weekly Shuffle Thread! Yesterday was the 45th anniversary of the release of Pink Floyd’s immortal classic album Dark Side of the Moon. This occasion inspired today’s theme for the Weekly Shuffle Thread: songs with DARK … Continue reading The Weekly Shuffle Thread is in the DARK!
loneliness + alienation + fear + despair + self-worth ÷ mockery ÷ condemnation ÷ misunderstanding × guilt × shame × failure × judgment n=y where y=hope and n=folly, love=lies, life=death, self=dark side Anti-life justifies your pain! Anti-life justifies your hate! … Continue reading DAYTHREAD IS.
Good morning everyone, and Happy Friday! Once again, our Bozo-In-Chief manages to make a terrible decision against all common sense. How does this guy manage to be so consistently terrible? I don’t really expect anything less, of course, but … Continue reading The Friday Politics Thread Imposes A Tariff On Comments
Hello! This is a real quick Friday new release thread to talk about new music that’s come out 3/2/2018 – and its a good ass day for music. I wanna do these weekly but this is a rush one. New … Continue reading Friday New Music
Hey Avocadoans! Here’s episode #33 of the AVoCADo GamesCast. Join me, Pulprobot, Lord Stoneheart, and podcast newcomer SingingBrakeman as we explore RPGs and their combat systems. You can listen to the podcast with the embedded player above, or you can … Continue reading AVoCADo GamesCast Episode #33: Battle Condom Anime