Sorry if the thread name excited you, it’s actually named for an old-timey baseball player with two delightful nicknames. [I just figured this would lead to too many “butt” jokes to be acceptable on a Day Thread.] As you surely … Continue reading The Night Thread of Pee Wee Butts
Hello and welcome to the weekly fitness thread. This week’s topic is: Off days! Whether it’s a hangover, or you’re just not feeling motivated, we all have an off day every once in a while. What do you do to … Continue reading Weekly Fitness Thread Has an Off Day
Talk about your favorite opening lines from movies, songs, TV shows, plays, novels, whatever. Continue reading Best Opening Lines
The nobles of the kingdom of Luponn Were used to days of merriment and nights Of moonlit trysts in woods where faeries fawn— They thought the earth a thing for their delight. But secrets undergrew the kingdom’s heart, Like creeping … Continue reading Werewolves LXX: Much Ado About Werewolves Sign-Ups
What games have you been playing and what do you think of them? Bonus topic: Has video game character ever reminded you of someone you know? (including pets) Continue reading Weekly Games Thread Thinks We’ve Met Before
I wrote about Football for my last entry and almost nobody responded – serves me right for bringing sports to a nerd fight. So let’s get a topic we can all over-analyze, superheroes. The Superhero tournament just wrapped up – … Continue reading The Contras: You Don’t Want to Be a Superhero!
This is the 8th in a series of headers about my all-time favorite albums. Previous entries have included Madvillainy, Homogenic, The Lonesome Crowded West, Funeral, My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy, Donuts, and The Soft Bulletin. I remember the day that I walked away from this empty … Continue reading I Am the Reason the Day Thread Dies
Oh you may not think I’m pretty, But don’t judge on what you see, I’ll eat myself if you can find A smarter hat than me. You can keep your bowlers black, Your top hats sleek and tall, For I’m the Hogwarts Sorting Hat … Continue reading The Sorting Hat: What Hogwart’s house would a character be sorted into?
The Monday thread isn’t going to mourn John McCain, but rather the corpse of American dignity. It died a long, slow, gruesome death over the last few decades and now its corpse is being paraded around Weekend at Bernie’s style … Continue reading The Monday Politics Thread Mourns
A place for all baseball discussions! Continue reading Avocado Fantasy Baseball Week 20 Results/MLB Talk
Why are we doing this? You know, “this.” This entire “guy dressed up with a punctuation mark helmet breaks into your lab to steal your top secret whatever, holds you hostage with a ray gun, and then you have to … Continue reading The Venture Bros. Review: “The High Cost of Loathing” (Season 7, Episode 4)
So tonight was the end of HBO’s 8 week adaptation of Gillian Flynn’s Sharp Objects. With Jean-Marc Vallée (Big Little Lies) directing and Amy Adams, Patricia Clarkson, and Eliza Scanlen all giving award worthy performances it was an incredible ride. … Continue reading Sharp Objects End of Season Discussion