The video for Pearl Jam’s 1998 song, “Do the Evolution”, features a dark-haired gothy woman who is clearly not Death from The Endless. The folks at the Pearl Jam forums refer to her as “Death Girl,” so there you go. … Continue reading Night Thread does the evolution (11/24)
Episode Grade: B+ When it comes down to it, there’s one factor that separates an average Bob’s Thanksgiving from a great one: does Bob get messed up? “An Indecent Thanksgiving Proposal”? Yep. “Turkey In A Can”? Eh, kind of. “Dawn Of … Continue reading Bob’s Burgers S10E08: “Now We’re Not Cooking With Gas”.
The place where The Avocado watches The Watchmen and chats about it. Full spoilers in the comments below. Continue reading Watchmen Watch: Episode 6 “This Extraordinary Being”
There are moments in art where the work seems to access some kind of divine space, elevated above either genre convention or our petty real-world day-to-day nonsense, where it’s as if all the artifice has been stripped back and you’re … Continue reading The Simpsons, Season Seven, Episode Twenty-Four, “Homerpalooza”
Welcome to Colour Outside the Lines, The Avocado’s weekly discussion space for people of colour. I apologize for getting this up a day late. This week’s thread is an open thread, meaning that all ‘Cados are welcome to participate. Thread … Continue reading Colour Outside the Lines #16: Come One, Come All
Lousy weather is messing with things for me in terms of connectivity today, so a slimmed-down post. With the holiday week coming up for Thanksgiving in just a few days, there’s always a load of movies out on the weekend … Continue reading Box Office: November 22-24
If you’re like me, you spend your weekends catching up on a lot of housework you didn’t do during the week. So, here is a place is a place to commiserate, ask for advice, or maybe brag about how clean … Continue reading Avocado Cleaning Thread Hosts Thanksgiving!
Arrowverse Review Index Batwoman 1×07: “Tell Me the Truth”, Supergirl 5×07: “Tremors”, The Flash 6×06: “License to Elongate”, and Arrow 8×05: “Prochnost” reviews This week in the Arrowverse, Lena and Lyla had their secrets revealed, while Kate managed to put … Continue reading This Week In The Arrowverse: 11/18/2019 – 11/24/2019: “All’s Good In Chesterhood”
The villainous Gorilla Grodd made his first appearance in The Flash #106. A resident of Gorilla City, hidden in the jungles of Africa, Grodd possesses a high level of intelligence and force of mind capabilities. He can take over other … Continue reading The Day Thread Goes Bananas for Gorilla Grodd (11/24)
Beetle can run, but he can’t hide Continue reading The Comic Strip Club (Sun 11/24/2019)
Last week was power tools, this week what’s your favorite hand powered tool? Anthony Bourdain (RIP, sniff) has said a sturdy chef’s knife is the single most indispensable tool in a kitchen and I have to agree. I definitely keep … Continue reading Hand Tools. Sunday Food Thread 11/24
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. Quiz Type: Forced Order / Minefield Quiz Note: Fictional animals are drawn … Continue reading Triviacados: Sunday, November 24, 2019