In 2006, David Lynch released one of his most divisive movies, Inland Empire. Inland Empire is… it’s a movie alright. Inland Empire follows Hollywood actress Nikki Grace (played by the always great Laura Dern). She’s looking for a comeback and … Continue reading Scott OT #51: The Night Thread heads to Inland Empire (4/3)
Here is your space to talk about the return of the best thing to ever come out of the X-Men movie universe. My personal review of the episode will be dropped in the comments once I have seen the episode … Continue reading Legion S2E01: Chapter 9
Tonight on Black Lightning: “Black Jesus: The Book of Crucifixion” As suspicions grow that Jefferson Pierce (Cress Williams) is Black Lightning, the ASA arranges to have him arrested. Lynn (Christine Adams) seeks help from Detecitve Henderson (Damon Gupton). Meanwhile, as … Continue reading 4/3/18 Black Lightning Live Chat
Hey there, and welcome to this week’s Savage Lovecast recap and review, featuring a straight girl kissing a girl at the club, a threesome with the partner’s other man, and keeping contact with an old boss and crush. Continue reading Savage Lovecast
This is a major breaking story, and one that has high triggering qualities. So for the purpose of keeping our info together and out of threads where people don’t want to wade into it, please bring all of your tweets, … Continue reading YouTube Shooting Info and Discussion
A place for “serious” discussions. Continue reading “In All Seriousness” Thread 4/3/2018
Every Tuesday, we explore and discuss the unfavorable and sorrowful story of the Baudelaire Orphans and there every present tormentor, Count Olaf. Apologies for today, but a few things came up, so I couldn’t write today’s summary, especially in that … Continue reading A Series of Unfortunate Events: S2E1 “The Austere Academy: Part 2”
Friends, orange president continues to make a mockery of our brave institutions and in doing so, furthers his unrelenting assault on our national morale. But all hope isn’t lost for out of the ashen depths, a hero emerges. I am, … Continue reading The Leftorium Stands With Amazon
Greetings, Avocadoans! It’s time one again for The Avocado’s weekly discussion of LGBTQQIA+ issues! Rules for this discussion: As with the Women+ weekly discussion, we ask that only those who do not identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer, asexual, questioning, … Continue reading Weekly LGBT+ Discussion
Walkabout (1971) Ever since I started writing these TCM Underground reviews, I’ve seen a lot of movies I never would have ordinarily seen on my own. Walkabout, Nicolas Roeg’s Australian Outback survival movie is like the quintessential movie I never would … Continue reading TCM Underground: Walkabout (1971)
Good morning, tabletop RPG gamers! Welcome to the currently, but not likely permanently, weekly thread to discuss tabletop role-playing in all its forms and foibles. Feel free to discuss character ideas, funny anecdotes from your most recent session, commiserate over … Continue reading The Tabletop Thread Ventures Into the Hollow Earth
Welcome! The purpose of this thread is to talk about all things related to the wonderful world of musical theatre. Each week (or so) I will post a thread with a topic/question for everyone to respond to. This is also … Continue reading Musicals Thread (JCS Appreciation)
***IMPORTANT NOMINATION INSTRUCTIONS: PLEASE READ BEFORE COMMENTING*** Previous tournaments of this kind have devolved into nitpicking whether this or that film counts as a “real” example of its genre. Being that noir is itself an incredibly tricky genre to pin … Continue reading Film Noir Tournament: Nominations
Howdy y’all! Welcome to the inaugural Trailer Roundup. I’m your host dealing with the existential fear that they’ll never be able to consume even a fraction of the pop culture they want to, Happiest! We’re so bombarded by content that … Continue reading Happiest’s Trailer Roundup!
In my family, the pastime of choice when we get together is bourré, a trick-taking card game similar to spades, in the sense that snorkeling is similar to deep-sea diving. In bourré (best played with three to eight players), first, … Continue reading Gambling on the Day Thread (4/3)
Welcome to my weekly discussion of the animated films of the Walt Disney Studio. I’m proceeding mostly chronologically. The title comes from a quote from Walt, “I never called my work an ‘art’ It’s part of show business, the business … Continue reading Building Entertainment: The Animated Films of the Walt Disney Studio. Pixar Edition. Toy Story.
This is the space for our members to discuss and share their creative projects, ranging from written works to drawings, photography, and even craft projects such as knitting and woodworking. Self promotion is welcome (websites where we can view and/or … Continue reading Creative Endeavors Does Some Spring Cleaning
Welcome to this week’s History Thread! I’ll be lazy and proclaim this an Open Thread where you can discuss whatever you like. Today’s picture: April 3rd, 1895 marked the beginning of the trial against John Douglas, Marquess of Queensberry for … Continue reading The Libelous Weekly History Thread
1: OneRepublic – Wherever I Go 2: U2 – With or Without You 3: 3 Doors Down – Kryptonite 4: Four Seasons – Walk Like A Man 5: Ben Folds Five – The Sound of the Life of the Mind … Continue reading Countdown of Ten Songs By Bands Whose Names Contain Numbers: Six Will Shock You!
I couldn’t come up with a snappy relevant title today. Something about how the President of these United States is in a pissing contest with Jeff Bezos because Bezos owns the Washington Post and the Post writes things critical of … Continue reading Tuesday Politics Thread