Bwa-hah! The Night Thread™ has posted one minute early. Your perfectly calibrated timelines are ruined! I laugh in the face of punctuality and promptitude. Drop your specious concerns about antecedence and impertinence; throw off the shackles of punctilious fidelity to … Continue reading One Minute Early Night Thread
Popular music in the 1970s started with psychedelia and sweeping Mellotrons and ended with a disco vs. punk grudge match. Right? Not necessarily. 70s music is far more diverse than people give it credit for. The 70s saw the rise … Continue reading Tournament: Best 70s Bands, Nominations
Tatler was started as a weekly society and gossip magazine in 1901, and has had its ups and downs with popularity. After weathering a scandal in the mid 70s in which the editor admitted to routinely falsifying the magazine’s circulation … Continue reading Let’s Read Tatler, November 1960!
Time to get lifted and gif-ted 1- Post a SFW Gif 2 – Identify the source 3-??? 4 – Profit! Continue reading Identify This Gif
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! Welcome to the second LGBTQQIA+ discussion of the week, this one … Continue reading The LGBT+ Sex & Relationships Discussion
While they existed in some form or another before, Rap and Hip-Hop really brought the “diss track” into the mainstream. Most notable were the rap feuds between the East Coast and West Coast rappers during the 1990s… (Did it ever … Continue reading Great Diss Tracks Beyond Hip-Hop
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: Blazing Saddles
Steven Miller glided through the halls of the White House-by-the-Sea, reflecting smugly on one of his smaller but most satisfying accomplishments, convincing Eric Trump that it was his own idea to change the name from Mar-a-Lago. As if “Er-Bear” ever … Continue reading Werewolf 68: The Clonus Horror, Day Four
Hey, all; Happy Friday – Sadly, nothing (theoretically) funny or interesting to post this week, as I’ve been swamped this week as well as today. (And hey, there’s my rant for the week) I hope everyone else is doing well … Continue reading Job Rants Thread 8/10/2018
Hello everybody, welcome to the Weekly Shuffle Thread, where you can come and show off your shuffled songs every Friday at 12 noon ET. Wherever you are, I hope the sky is nice and clear. But if it isn’t, this … Continue reading Look! Up in the SKY! It’s the Weekly Shuffle Thread!
Nichelle Nichols diagnosed with dementia, the Oscar’s unpopular plan, Venom Universe and more news… Continue reading Entertainment News #18
Welcome to week 12 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 12
There may not be quite as many action stars any more, but it’s clear that they haven’t gone away completely. The big three of current action stars have all put out their recent titles with Dwayne Johnson offering up the … Continue reading Movie Reviews: The Meg (2018)
Apparently a band called ‘Mr. Plow’ is releasing something this week. The only Mr. Plow song I need, though is the one above. And the Spanish version. I don’t know anyone on this list (edited from Consequence of Sound’s August … Continue reading New Friday Music 8/10: Mr. Plow is a… Band?
Welcome back to Franchise Festival, where we explore and discuss noteworthy franchises from the last several decades of gaming history. Older entries can be found here. This week we’ll explore the rise and fall of Pitfall. Year of release indicates the North American … Continue reading Franchise Festival #24: Pitfall
It’s been a while since I posted a Toybox (been busy, you see), but I figured I’d just go ahead and post it while I avoid working this morning (it is Friday after all). The thread is open for any … Continue reading The Toybox: Friday Edition
Good morning everyone, and Happy Friday! Space….the final frontier. Is this serious? How do we stop this? Is there stopping it? Look, if there is going to be a space force (there isn’t), then I’d like to volunteer. Why not? … Continue reading The Friday Politics Thread Builds A SPACE FORCE
Ever thought about putting your house up for and AirBnB? If so, did you ever give a thought to the judgment potential renters might give you from your DVD collection? You don’t know how it got there. Maybe it was … Continue reading BnB Shame #4: Robin Hood: Men In Tights