“Destiny’s powerful hand has made the bed of my future, and it’s up to me to lie in it. I am destined to be a superhero. To right wrongs, and to pound two-fisted justice into the hearts of evildoers everywhere. … Continue reading The Tick Night Thread 6/29
It’s coming down to the wire. Each sport has a victor and we are now entering the cross-sport battles. Anything can happen here. No fakers, frauds, or imposters remain. This is the best of the best. Anyway, here’s the … Continue reading Best Sports Logo Tournament: Quarter-Finals
The six remaining Searsonauts go back inside, shaken by the depths of their crime. “We can’t keep doing this,” says Mac. “There has to be a way out.” Howard stops, and turns on him. “Is there? We don’t even have … Continue reading Werewolves 64: Sears – Day 7
Happy Friday, all- Sorry for the late post, just been out and about and relaxed for the first Friday in a very long time. Yup, For the most part, it’s been a good head-clearing week; but this isn’t about me. … Continue reading Job Rants Thread – 6/29/2018 – Staycation Edition!
Jeopardy! recap for Fri., Jun. 29 – Today’s contestants are: – Nick, a writer from California, was a choirboy who went over to rock; – Ruth, a law school career counselor from Virginia, got a lot of letters from her … Continue reading Jeopardy! recap for Fri., Jun. 29
You think I forgot to post the Comment of the Week this week? How dare you! You think I slapped something together on a break? How rude! *SMOKE BOMB* oh. Still here? Not fooled at all you say? Fine, let’s … Continue reading Comment of the Week
Rules are simple: someone posts two albums with some sort of commonality, no matter how loose. People argue over which is better in the replies. Continue reading Album Versus Album
Hello everybody, and welcome to the Weekly Shuffle Thread! Whenever the Weekly Shuffle Thread is posted late because I forgot to schedule it, I feel like a fool. Which gave me the inspiration for today’s theme: songs with the word … Continue reading The Weekly Shuffle Thread is Acting A FOOL!
Your job. The thing that you do to be able to afford what you need to live and what you want to enjoy that life. The thing takes up so much of your time and your thoughts The thing that … Continue reading WTF ASIA 11: A Company Man (2012)
If you missed my update last week, I decided for ethical reasons not to do Outdoor Life because after looking through it the magazine was more like Outdoor Murder. It’s been a rough enough couple of weeks without my having to write … Continue reading Let’s Read Life Magazine, January 4, 1937!
1- Post a SFW Gif 2- Identify the source 3- Shake it all about 4- Profit! Continue reading Identify This Gif
You know, for the previous two installments of the Annual Terrible Artist Spotlight Challenge, I had a little bit of fun. Soulja Boy and Dogstar made for interesting targets of lampoonery and cultural criticism, and even if I’m not a … Continue reading Accept That BrokeNCYDE Is A Real Band: Third Annual Terrible Artist Spotlight
I’ve done business questions here and there before, but never a whole category. Let’s see how it goes. The images below reference several aspects of the (ongoing) life and career of an actor featured in a series of commercials for … Continue reading Shoeless Trivia: Business
Reviews? Opinions? Questions? Confusions? Get to it. Continue reading Spoil Sports – Sicario: Day of the Soldado
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: Seafood!
Hello friends. It has been a while, hasn’t? A lot of things have happened since the last time we saw each other. Come in, have a seat. Coffee? Tea? Water? A stiff drink? How about a slap across the face? … Continue reading Let’s Talk: The Optimism of Summer
Arrowverse Review Index Supergirl 3×21, 3×22, and 3×23: “Not Kansas”, “Make It Reign”, and “Battles Lost and Won” (SEASON FINALE) reviews Seems like every This/Last Week In The Arrowverse post I make lately begins with me apologizing for being … Continue reading This Month In The Arrowverse: June 2018: “Future’s Gonna Be A Steep Learning Curve”
DC Universe streaming coming soon, R.I.P Harlan Ellison, a Breaking Bad reunion, #MeToo and more of the days news…
Episode Grades: B+; B Season Grade: A- In the close of this season, I’ve been thinking about Syfy’s cancellation of Expanse, and what that means for how this outstanding show is made. This show really should have been a flagship of … Continue reading The Expanse: Season 3, Episodes 12-13 “Congregation” and “Abaddon’s Gate”
Welcome to week 6 of The Escritoire! This is a space for Avocado members to submit in-progress writing for feedback. If you’ve ever wondered if your shopping list is as trenchant and evocative as it could be, you’re in the … Continue reading The Escritoire Week 6
This is the first in a series of Open Threads focusing on my personal top 10 albums of all time. My 10th favorite album is Madvillainy, the seminal collaboration between rapper MF DOOM and producer Madlib, collectively known as Madvillain. “As … Continue reading The Day Thread, or More Accurately, the Dark Side of Our Beings