Since it’s Friday the 13th, I thought it’d be appropriate to feature the very best Friday the 13th kill. From Friday the 13th Part 3D: (couldn’t find a gif, so this video is the best I could do) Hope you … Continue reading Scott OT #106: The Night Thread Is Eye-Poppingly Good (7/13)
Shudder, a subscription based horror streaming service, is presenting a 24 hour marathon livestream of movies picked and hosted by Joe Bob Briggs (John Bloom) for Friday the 13th. Can you survive 24 hours of horror? Let’s watch together and … Continue reading The Last Drive-In with Joe Bob Briggs Live Chat
Maybe I’m old and my ol’ emotion bone is broken: I don’t really “feel” much anymore when I listen to music. Maybe I’m old, maybe I’m filled up with nostalgia from the music I listened to when I was younger, … Continue reading Artist Spotlight – The Moody Blues
Can you rap, Avocado? Continue reading Sorry To Bother You: Spoil Sports!
Jeopardy! recap for Fri., Jul. 13 – Today’s contestants are: – Bryan, a writer from California, who does a podcast about the Goop newsletter; – Vincent, an internal customer service manager from Illinois, whose grandfather is a hero in The … Continue reading Jeopardy! recap for Fri., Jul. 13
Perhaps money cannot buy class, but class cannot buy money either. Available on Amazon, Google Play, iTunes, Vudu, Youtube. Approximately 99 minutes. Lord Biswambhar Roy is a pre-Independence princely landlord of vast tracts of land, but he does not do much lording these … Continue reading WTF ASIA 13: The Music Room (1958)
Backpacker Magazine was founded in 1973 by William Kemsley, a seasoned hiker and naturalist who saw the rise of hiking and backpacking culture that was revived from the 1910s and 20s after the creation of the National Trails System Act … Continue reading Let’s Read Backpacker Magazine, June 1979!
If you know anything about me at all, you know that I like modernist design and architecture, contemporary classical music, cities, cars, and broccoli on pizza. But what I bet you didn’t know is that I absolutely love going to … Continue reading Unknown Pleasures
1- Beware Friday the 13th 2- Post a SFW gif 3- Identify the source 4- Avoid machetes 5 – Profit!! Continue reading Identify This Gif
Happy Friday, all- So this week, not only are more companies either moving their operations out of the US or feeling the squeeze from our Combatant-in-Chief’s peerless navigation of the Trade War he started, but we also found out at … Continue reading Job Rants Thread – 7/13/2018: Bad Luck Edition
After a predictable runaway victory by Leonard Snart, and a down-to-the-wire upset with Kara beating Sara, we’ve come to our final match! Continue reading DCCW Character Tournament: FINALS!!!
WARNING: This is a Not Safe For Work (NSFW) discussion! If you are afraid of others seeing what’s on your screen, leave now and come back later! Greetings, Avocadoans! We’re trying something a little different this week: a second LGBTQQIA+ … Continue reading NSFW: The LGBT+ Sex & Relationships Discussion
It goes without saying that Muppets are amazing, but which one is the amazingest? With this tournament, we will find the definitive, indisputable answer. Continue reading The Great Muppet Tournament – Nominations
I think the first time I ever became aware of a production company’s involvement behind the scenes of the movies they created was when I became aware of Full Moon Entertainment. Obviously, I knew who Disney was and who Warner … Continue reading Full Moon Entertainment: A Love Letter
Y’all know the drill by now. Continue reading Rank the Songs on an Album: We’re Doing This Again
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: Travel Food!
If I was thinking of films that I wish would get a sequel, Sicario would not be on that list. Released in 2015 and starring Emily Blunt, it was directed by the great Denis Villeneuve (then coming off Prisoners and Enemy) and telling of an … Continue reading Movie Reviews: Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018)
Hello, and welcome to the Weekly Shuffle Thread everybody! Today we’re looking at what’s next, because our theme today songs with the word NEXT in them! Before skipping to the next song or thread, share your favorite songs with the … Continue reading The Weekly Shuffle Thread Wonders What’s NEXT?
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: Superman
Welcome to week 8 of The Escritoire! This is a space for Avocado members to submit in-progress writing for feedback. We’re here to read your stories, slide decks, smut, weird essays, love letters, or anything else you want to improve. … Continue reading The Escritoire Week 8