We are but mere mortals; feeling, striving, thinking, imperfect beings who live a brief time and then fade, our bodies resting in the damp earth, soon to be absorbed. The stars that dot our evening sky are forever beyond our … Continue reading It’s the Night Thread – and Fred Bobb’s Birthday!
Instructions! Ask any kind of question relating to any kind of Pop Culture anything. It can be in-universe, it can be about the making-of, it can be about whatever you want. something at the tip of the tongue, a half … Continue reading Pop Culture Reference Desk – 44 (Death, Twice)
Some guidelines to help this space be a positive experience for everyone: ☮ As always with the AVCAD, don’t feel compelled to share beyond your comfort level. ☮ Anyone who identifies as female, or who was socialized female/AFAB/otherwise has firsthand experience with … Continue reading The Women+’s Thread Has Earned It’s Disillusionment
Welcome back to the weekly D&D and Tabletop RPG thread! Here’s a place where we can talk about Dungeons & Dragons or any other nerdy table-top RPGs that you might be into. Tell us about the games you’re playing, speculate … Continue reading AvocaD&D and Tabletop RPG Thread: Curse of Strahd Campaign Journal, Week 8
Welcome back to So You Think You Can Think, the puzzle game show that isn’t a show and has no prizes so it’s basically just a puzzle. Time to go over the answers from last week. Pass your papers to … Continue reading So You Think You Can Think: Puzzle #5
Hey true crime fans, want to talk with your fellow Avocados about a favorite case, a recent piece of news, a podcast you’re catching up on, a documentary, on anything else true crime? Welcome to the weekly true crime open … Continue reading True Crime-ocado: A Weekly Discussion For All Things True Crime
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On twitter, Trekmovie.com asked a very good question: if you could remove one thing from Trek Canon, what would it be? Continue reading This Week in Trek: If You Could Turn Back Time . . .
The found footage genre hasn’t been exclusively a horror genre almost from its inception from lesser known pictures like 84C MoPic up through more modern projects such as Chronicle, Project X, End of Watch, Europa Report, and Into the Storm. It certainly lends itself far … Continue reading Movie Reviews: Searching (2018)
Welcome to Thursday, everybody! What games are you playing and what do you think of them? As a bonus prompt, what is your favorite video game economy? From bartering monster skins to farming gil, from loot boxes to microtransactions, there are … Continue reading Weekly Games Thread #2 Wonders What You’re Buying, Stranger
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 #6: Dragonball: Evolution
Let’s discuss any and all music here. You’ve got a new artist who’s rocking your boat that you want to talk about? Post a video! Found out about that unearthed Coltrane album that has the jazz freak in you losing … Continue reading Music Discussion Thread #09: Super- and Not-So-Supergroups
Morning Politocadoes! Well, Infrastructure Week’s been a rip-roaring success so far. Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearings have been marked by protests (which Trump now says should be illegal. Fun!) and abuses of the process by the majority party. Congressional leaders have … Continue reading The Thursday Politics Thread Commits TREASON Skeptical Question Mark?