Jeopardy! recap for Fri. Apr. 6 – Here are today’s contestants: – Dominick, a consultant from Washington, D.C., who studied in France and took home a recipe book; – Andrews, an actor and writer from Sherman Oaks, CA, who studied … Continue reading Jeopardy! recap for Fri., Apr. 6
On to-Night‘s Thread, I’d like to bring to your attention a marvelous actor by the name of Patrick Troughton. Look’it dat hotness. He’s currently up for nomination in the ‘76 Snubbies, for his part as Father Brennan in The Omen … Continue reading The Patrick Troughton Night Thread
I started this as a lark, to play off all the other silly comics that we post throughout the day. For whatever reason, I’ve become attached to it and it’s now a real comic, created for and inspired by you … Continue reading Gougagna’s Comics 32nd Edition Spectacular!
Hello, and welcome to the Weekly Shuffle Thread! I hope your music library isn’t broken, because today’s theme is songs with the word BREAK in the title of them! Have fun sharing your favorite songs with the word Break in … Continue reading Don’t BREAK Up with the Weekly Shuffle Thread!
Self-explanatory. Continue reading Favorite 3-Song Streaks on an Album
“Leave your stupid comments in your pocket!” Welcome to Johnny’s surprise birthday party! Currently, he’s ecstatic that he’s having a baby, so he’s already eaten four slices of cake; less than his usual twelve. Things seem great for the party … Continue reading Werewolf 58: The Room- Day 1
This week’s rules brought to you by New Kids On The Block Step 1- We can have lots of fun Step 2- There’s so much we can do Step 3- ??? Step 4- Profit (And post and identify GIFs) Continue reading Identify This Gif
Holiday was a travel and lifestyle magazine that ran from 1946 to 1977. More than just a thinly disguised travel brochure for passenger trains and tourist destinations, the magazine published pieces from the leading intellectual minds of the day such … Continue reading Let’s Read Holiday, October 1954!
Tell us about a fact that you discovered embarrassingly late in life! For instance, I didn’t realize “Niagara Falls” wasn’t spelled “Niagra” until like 3-4 years ago. Continue reading Things You Didn’t Know
Welcome to Recipe Exchange, posted 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 created long before I became … Continue reading Recipe Exchange: Sweets!
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: The Hobbit
Co-founder and collaborator of Studio Ghibli Isao Takahata has passed away at the age of 82. Working with Hayao Miyazaki since the founding days of their studio, he directed his first acclaimed film Grave of the Fireflies (1988) and since went on … Continue reading In Remembrance: Isao Takahata, 1935-2018
Last Jedi is out on Blu Ray, Solo is coming soon, and there’s lots of Star Wars chatter in the open thread. Let’s let it all hang out here without having scorn heaped on us. Keep it civil and try … Continue reading Lazy Friday Star Wars Chat Thread
Upvote only your pick in each match-up. Voting begins one hour after the Day Thread goes up, and ends when the Night Thread gets here. Pay tribute to the fallen: The Nice Guys (25), Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (17), Dead … Continue reading Film Noir Tournament Round 3
Good morning Avocados- and Welcome to the Wrestlemania Thread! Today’s Discussion – What is your favorite Wrestlemania match/moment? Continue reading Favorite Wrestlemania Match/Moment
Talk about what’s going on your lives. Remember to respect others’ boundaries. Bonus question: Is there any type of weather that puts you in the mood for love? Continue reading Sex and Relationships thread: Wet and Wild edition
Just half a mile west of the Cinerama Dome on Sunset Boulevard is a magnificently odd little bit of architecture known as Crossroads of the World. Designed by Robert V. Derrah, Crossroads of the World was built in 1936 as … Continue reading The Crossroads Of The World Day Thread
Welcome back to Franchise Festival, Avocadoans! In this weekly column, we discuss and explore the development history of favorite game series from the past thirty years. Previous entries can be found here. This week, we’ll be filling in a map … Continue reading Franchise Festival #6: The Elder Scrolls
Happy Friday everyone! Did I say winning? My bad, I meant losing. The United States will take a generation to fix all of the damage that the Trump administration has done. And then the ice caps will just melt anyway. … Continue reading The Friday Politics Thread Is Tired of Winning
Friday again! New music again! Today is going to be a great day because today is: Hop Along: Bark Your Head Off, Dog – Hop Along is one of my favorite bands running so this is easily what I’m most excited for today. … Continue reading Friday New Music 4/6