American Dad! Season 15 Episode 8 Death by Dinner Party Grade: B+ Theme episodes are usually American Dad!’s strong point, and tonight was no exception. The Colonel (of the ‘yup, been here this whole time’ variety) was an inspired touch. … Continue reading “Death by Dinner Party” American Dad! S15 E8
Hope you all have fun posting here tonight and have a great night. Continue reading Scott OT #49: The Night Thread has Gene Kelly dancing with Jerry in it (3/26)
Let’s talk zombies, everyone. Continue reading iZombie Season 4, Episode 5 Live Discussion
“I, Ava” When Ava disappears, Sara and Ray set out to find her after some prodding from Time Bureau agent Gary and a disturbing truth about Ava. Amaya tasks Zari with helping train Rory in controlling his own Totem power. … Continue reading 3/26/18 Legends of Tomorrow Live Chat
Jeopardy! recap for Mon., Mar. 26 – Please welcome today’s contestants: – Johnny, an instructional technologist from Colchester, VT, who works on old video games; – Vicki, a compliance technician from Denver, CO, who met Harrison Ford at a sneak … Continue reading Jeopardy! recap for Mon., Mar. 26
Saturday June 2 at 2:00. Knight Moves Cafe 1159 Broadway Somerville, MA 02144 Likely Dinner at Redbones at 6:00 Please say if you will be attending and if you are bringing someone. Please be clear and unambiguous. We … Continue reading Massachusetts/New England Meetup?
Why Norway? Why not? It’s no joke: In 1947 five Norwegians, a Swede, and a parrot traveled nearly 7000 miles from Peru to the Tuamotu Archipelago in a balsa wood raft. What was the name of the raft? Name this … Continue reading Shoeless Trivia: Norway
Kids on the Slope (坂道のアポロン Sakamichi no Apollon, lit. “Apollo of the Slope”) is a 2012 12-episode slice-of-life anime directed by Shinchiro Watanabe and based on the mange by Yuki Kodama. The soundtrack was created by Yoko Kanno. Synopsis Kids on … Continue reading Anime Worth Watching: Kids on the Slope
First of all, the following films have received byes: Fantasia Alice in Wonderland The Jungle Book The Little Mermaid Beauty and the Beast Mulan The Princess and the Frog Wreck-It Ralph Now we begin the first elimination round! Y’all know … Continue reading Disney Animated Canon Tournament: Round 1
RISK: Drugs – I love that this episode had a pretty wide variety of drug-related stories, including a funny one, one that was both funny and harrowing (if you know addiction or have experienced it) and one that was just … Continue reading Pod People 3.26.18
It’s kind of ironic that, on the Tuesday before Easter, ABC is resurrecting Roseanne, and especially Dan Conner, who they killed in the original series finale. But resurrecting/rebooting/remaking things has been a pop culture staple for as long as pop … Continue reading Pop Culture Confessions: The Resurrection
What games have you been playing and what do you think of them? Bonus topic: What’s your favorite pet/support animal in games? Continue reading Weekly Games Thread Remembers Man’s Best Friend
Arrowverse Review Index (Sorry for the late posting everyone. Work was crazy this last week. I’ll try not to make delays like this a regular thing.) Legends of Tomorrow 3×15: “Necromancing the Stone” and Black Lightning 1×09: “The Book of … Continue reading Last Week In The Arrowverse: 03/19/2018 – 03/25/2018: “So . . . Worse Than Flashpoint?”
YOUR BOX OFFICE NUMBERS (from Box Office Mojo) Pacific Rim Uprising Black Panther I Can Only Imagine Sherlock Gnomes Tomb Raider Black Panther was finally unseated from #1, but has overtaken The Avengers as the all-time domestic #5. Newcomer Pacific … Continue reading Box Office: March 23 – 25, 2018
Hello and welcome to the weekly fitness thread. This week’s topic is: Stretching. A good way to increase and maintain flexibility is regular stretching. What stretches do you do in your routine? Do you stretch before or after workouts? How … Continue reading Weekly Fitness Thread Stretches
(Last of a four-part look at the 1990s’ attempt to transform niche indie comic book heroes into Hollywood blockbusters.) I don’t remember whether, when I went to see Men in Black in theaters on its initial release, I had known … Continue reading Before Capes Were Cool #15: Men in Black (1997)
Commentors Log: It has been a full two months since we’ve last seen an episode. CN has left us adrift. Lost in this endless cycle of Stevenbombs before receding back, not to grace us again for months even half a … Continue reading Steven Universe: Season 5 Episode 13 “Your Mother and Mine”
There’s possibly some celebrity births today, who knows? There’s a more important celebration to cover. It’s the birthday of The Avocado’s own Little Miss Giggle Fits. Lifetime aficionado, Boston Sports Superfan, Muppets Maven and owner of/personal assistant to Zoey. … Continue reading Little Miss Giggle Fits Birth Day Thread Spectacular
Howdy, friends! Happy Monday! In the spirit of my “How was your weekend?” weekly thread I used to post every week under the AV Club’s “Weekend Box Office” newswire (as an alternative to AV Club’s own “Tell Us About Your … Continue reading Tell Us About Your Weekend!
I had grand plans for this thread. Yesterday morning, I had about 45 minutes to myself. I, a grown man and father of three, was faced with the daunting task of choosing how to spend this treasure of time in … Continue reading Toy Collecting: The Lego Thread!
Post your Top 25 (or however many you feel like) songs that start with the letter V here. Ranked or unranked, it’s not important. Just go with what feels right to you. Personally, I limit my own list to … Continue reading Songs by the Letter: Your Top V Songs