Today marks the 25th anniversary of the release of the movie version of Maverick, starring Mel “Old Man McGucket” Gibson as Bret Maverick and Jodie “Superhero movies are worse than fracking!!!” Foster as some lady who double crosses Bret at … Continue reading The Maverick Night Thread
“Hey, World” While on a mission to find Ray, Constantine and Nora discover Neron’s evil plan. Nate convinces the Legends to think outside the box and suggests a dangerous plan to unite magical creatures and people to save the world. … Continue reading 5/20/19 Legends of Tomorrow Live Chat
‘I would like a Romeo and Romeo story about simple young men, working-class young men’ ~ Anthony Blond, Publisher In 1964 London’s biker culture was still in vogue, kitchen sink drama was all the rage and 1957’s Wolfenden Report had recommended … Continue reading LGBT Movies: The Leather Boys (1964)
Jeopardy! recap for Mon., May 20 – Here are today’s contestants – Adam, an associate professor from Georgia, whose facial hair has no name; – Jenny, a handywoman from Virginia, shaved her head three times; and – James, a professional … Continue reading Jeopardy! recap for Mon., May 20
Welcome to Guy Talk, a serious space to discuss masculinity, good and bad. This week’s topic – positive role models/depictions of masculinity in popular culture. We all know Steve Rogers is going to be mentioned, but I’d like to nominate … Continue reading Guy Talk: Positive Pop Culture
Welcome to the first ever (to my knowledge at least) Friendship Thread! We have some great spaces at the Avocado to talk about relationships, sexuality, and other aspects of our personal lives, but I thought it might be nice to … Continue reading The Friendship Thread Asks: What Makes a Friendship?
What games have you been playing and what do you think of them? Bonus topic: What game has the most unsatisfying ending you’ve seen in a game? (please use the spoiler tags!!) Continue reading Weekly Games Thread Says “That Was It?”
Hard to believe we’re on the fourth year of this hot garbage-loving series. Time flies, kids grow up so fast, etc. Now down to business. The Avocado Artist Spotlight series is where users can write up a post on an artist … Continue reading The Fourth Annual Dare Me to Write a Terrible Artist Spotlight Challenge
An age of television has finally finished. Eight years of backstabs, intrigues, Icemen, alliances, and shifting accents has accumulated to 71 episodes across 8 seasons. And through this incredible journey of Westoros and beyond I’m quite sure we’ve racked up … Continue reading Tell Us Your Favorite Game of Thrones Episodes/Seasons
May 20th is considered on the “cusp” of Taurus-Gemini, or the last day of Taurus in the zodiac before it rolls over to Gemini. According to dailyhoroscope.com, “cusp have the bonus of being both physically strong and mentally agile, which … Continue reading Cusp of Taurus Day Thread (05/20)
New week, new header image Continue reading The Comic Strip Club (Mon 5/20/2019)
Part 1 – Enter the Wu-Tang Part 2 – The First Batch of Solo Albums Part 3 – Wu-Tang Forever Part 4 – The Second Batch of Solo Albums (Part 1) Part 5 – The Second Batch of Solo Albums … Continue reading Artist Spotlight: Wu-Tang Clan (Part 7 – Iron Flag)
Come show off your green thumb, Avocados! Garden vicariously through others! Or just start your week off right by looking at pretty growing things. The header pic is of some tulips that we grew from bulbs that my wife brought … Continue reading The Gardening Thread Makes Mistakes
Winter came, then went. Now we dream of spring. Game of Thrones is over, but its impact on how mainstream television watchers were willing to embrace a dark fantasy show will be discussed for decades, helped along by the 14 … Continue reading What Did You Do This Weekend?
NARAL: Pro-Choice America Center for Reproductive Rights Guttmacher Institute Continue reading The Monday Politics Post is Pro-Choice
Can the first person here each day create a Results thread so it’s always first when sorted by Oldest? That will make it much easier to track results. Or visit the quiz here. Remember to post your results here in … Continue reading Triviacados: Monday, May 20, 2019