In celebration of Black History Month, here’s a thread dedicated to playwright Lorraine Hansberry. Info via Wikipedia. Hansberry was the first black female author to have a play performed on Broadway. Her best known work, the play A Raisin in the Sun, … Continue reading Lorraine Hansberry Night Thread
I am enjoying this season of television. More than anything, I’m enjoying the flexibility it has shown in exploring its space, in spending time with the characters, in developing its universe as opposed to merely advancing its plot. But having … Continue reading Legion, Chapter 15
Hey, kitty girls! Welcome to the grand finale of RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars 4! Following the departure of Latrice Royale in last week’s episode, the final four queens are competing in a challenge that will put their performance abilities to the … Continue reading RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars 4: Finale Discussion Thread
Six months have passed since Superman died in battle against Doomsday. The movie opens with a montage of the four men claiming to be the Man of Steel protecting Metropolis and the world. A young Superman saves a couple from … Continue reading Movie Review – Reign Of The Supermen
Jeopardy! recap for Fri., Feb. 15 – Today’s contestants are: – Mark, an environmental scientist from Ohio, met his wife in a coal mine; – Amanda, a project manager from Michigan, is a bead weaver, not a bedwetter; and – … Continue reading Jeopardy! recap for Fri., Feb. 15
Hi, all! Regular programming for Travelogia is on hiatus while I complete my upcoming travelogue, An Armada of Cats: Travels in Israel. Thanks to all who donated and who have offered feedback. The book is a firsthand exploration of my newly adopted country, sometimes … Continue reading Travelogia Special: An Excerpt From My Upcoming Book!
The Advocate was founded in 1967 as a newsletter by the activist’s group PRIDE. Created in response to a police raid on a gay bar called the Black Cat Tavern, the newsletter was sold in gay bars around Los Angeles … Continue reading Let’s Read The Advocate, August 1995!
To all who come to this happy place, welcome. Disneyland is your land. Here age relives fond memories of the past, and here youth may savor the challenge and promise of the future. Disneyland is dedicated to the the ideals, … Continue reading The Inaugural(?) Theme Park Thread Opens Its Doors Prematurely
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
Let’s accompany your half price Valentine’s chocolate with some GIFs 1 – Post a SFW (or spoilered) gif 2 – Identify the source 3 – ??? 4 – Profit! Continue reading Identify This Gif
Hey, all; Happy Friday, No real topic this week, so it’s all about you. Share your ups, your downs, your successes your failures; or hell, even if you just need a minute to rant about the one dick who keeps … Continue reading Job Rants Thread – 2/15/2019
Hello everybody, and welcome to the Weekly Shuffle Thread. the Avocado’s favorite place to show off your shuffle! Last weeks theme was songs with the word Heaven, and as exexalien suggested, this week might as well be Hell themed! Delve … Continue reading Your Weekly Shuffle Thread Is Going To HELL!
Somehow this show has been on the air for nine seasons. I would like to advocate for this stupid show. Unlike most reality shows, the majority of it has to be real. I have picked up a few “controversies” that … Continue reading Still Watching: Gold Rush
Go fuck yourself, WordPress. You used to be cool but then you changed and I didn’t have to worry about the timezone well now you made me look like a big fucking jackass in front of people who I don’t … Continue reading WordPress Failed The Day Thread And Denied You Satan At The Proper Hour
Who could tell the lovers it had all been a fabrication? Who could append a question-mark to their suffering? She turned to the woman. Holding her close, she whispered, “any day now.” The woman shrank wearily from her embrace. “You … Continue reading Werewolf LXXXIV – Anarchy! (DAY FIVE)
It’s been eight long years since the release of Attack the Block. It was a great little sci-fi/horror-comedy that would wind up launching the career of star John Boyega and was the role I first noticed Jodie Whittaker in (having … Continue reading Movie Reviews: The Kid Who Would Be King (2019)
The Avocado GIF Exchange is back! Share your favorite (uncommon) GIFs that you don’t mind other people swiping and reposting! Such as… Or… The most popular GIF by upvotes will receive a SPECIAL AWARD*!!! GO! Continue reading Avocado GIF Exchange
Episode title: The Door Director: Jack Bender. Written by: David Benioff and D. B. Weiss Summary: Sansa confronts Littlefinger about his decision to marry her to Ramsay. He claims that he was ignorant of Ramsay’s cruelty and offers her the … Continue reading Game of Thrones Rewatch. Season Six. Episode Five “The Door” & Episode Six “Blood of my Blood”
Welcome back to Franchise Festival, where we explore and discuss the history of noteworthy video game series from the last four decades. Older entries can be found here. This week we will be flying through the clear blue skies of Mario‘s 3D history. Cover … Continue reading Franchise Festival #50: Mario (3D)
Good morning everyone, and happy Friday! President Baby isn’t getting the money he wants for his wall, so he’s going to make a boom boom in his pants and declare a national emergency about it. An emergency to stop….[checks notes] … Continue reading The Friday Politics Thread Declares an Emergency