One of my favourite paintings is “Broadway Boogie Woogie” (1942-43) by Piet Mondrian. Mondrian, who had escaped to New York from Europe after the outbreak of World War II, delighted in the city’s architecture. He was also fascinated by American … Continue reading The June 21st Night Thread is Boogie-Woogie
After a long, not very grueling seeding round, we’ve now assembled today to determine, once and for all time, which Final Fantasy video game will reign supreme. Who will take the illustrious crown? Will there be annoying sidequests along the … Continue reading Best Final Fantasy Game – First Round
For history of the magazine, check out the Sunset from a few weeks ago. Initially created as a promotional magazine for the Southern Pacific’s Sunset Limited railroad line, the magazine nudged readers to fall in love with the American west. … Continue reading Let’s Read Sunset, March 1905!
GIFs for sale, tuppence a bag! Actually, we’re giving them away. 1- Post a SFW (or spoilered) gif 2- Identify the source 3- ??? 4- Profit! Continue reading Identify This Gif
Jeopardy! recap for Fri., Jun. 21 – Here are today’s Teen Tournament contestants, who all would advance to the next round if they can accumulate scores of over $18,000: – Shriya, a sophomore from Michigan, did very well in the … Continue reading Jeopardy! recap for Fri., Jun. 21
Nurse Flapjacks The III and Two Fashion Robots were walking close at hand they wept like anything to see such quantities of corpses; “If this were only cleared away,” They said, “it would be grand!” “If seven Agents with seven … Continue reading Werewolves 94: Unit: Requiem Of The Daleks Part 8
Post THREE things separated by commas and “or”. Chime in with replies and votes as to your choice. FIGHT!! Continue reading This, That, or The Other
Hey, all; Happy Fri-i-i-i-God am I tired. Why is that, Big Wheel? I hear you asking, Has it been a tough week? Have the stresses of your job kept you from sleeping? And I would say: Nope! Or … Continue reading Job Rants Thread – 6/21/2019 – All Work And No Play…
Hello, and welcome to another edition of the Weekly Shuffle Thread, your favorite place to show off your shuffle! Everyone is welcome to shuffle, whether you’re old or young… but especially young, because YOUNG songs are our theme for today! … Continue reading The Weekly Shuffle Thread is Feeling YOUNG!
The Rocketeer was released on June 21st, 1991. The movie stars Billy Campbell, Jennifer Connelly,Timothy Dalton, Alan Arkin, Terry O’Quinn, and Paul Sorvino. This was my birthday movie pick back in 1991. I was 9 years old. My family and … Continue reading The Rocketeer Flies into the Day Thread.
Hello! Happy Friday! Sorry this is v late! Enjoy Mannequin Pussy because I have been waiting for this. Also: this Mark Ronson looks promising (and it has Angel Olsen), plus! Hatchie and a bunch of other cool stuff. Enjoy! — A Deer A Horse – Everything Rots … Continue reading Friday New Music 6/21
Welcome to the first day of summer! Continue reading The Comic Strip Club (Fri 6/21/2019)
Welcome back to Franchise Festival, where we explore and discuss noteworthy video game series from the last four decades. Older entries can be found here. This week we will be wistfully contemplating Mother / Earthbound. Cover art, unless otherwise noted, is from MobyGames. Please … Continue reading Franchise Festival #58: Mother / Earthbound
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. Sorry, this one just made me laugh for some reason. Or visit … Continue reading Triviacados: Friday, June 21, 2019
Good morning everyone, and Happy Friday! Or possibly Sad Friday, if we end up going to war with Iran. Sometimes it feels like our government is made up of a bunch of pretend overlords from a Civilization game. “Who needs … Continue reading The Friday Politics Thread Drones On