Silent Night, Deadly Night is celebrating the 35th anniversary of its release this year. Released in November 1984, this holiday themed slasher was met with protests by parents for its depiction of a killer Santa Claus. Some trivia provided by … Continue reading Silent Night, Deadly Night Thread (12/23)
Hello fellow Avocados! Welcome to the 4th annual Pits commenting and media awards! As always, if you found the comment or item that was nominated, feel free to direct link to it so that so there can be a flood … Continue reading The 4th Annual Pits Awards!
Welcome back to one of my favorite recurring features (although it does result in some agonizing decisions). Since this is the second go-around, I’m calling it “Songs By The Letter, Side 2.” The rules are simple, just list your top … Continue reading Songs By The Letter, Side 2: Your Top “T” Songs
Introducing today’s contestants: – Jason, a non-profit professional from Georgia, won his wedding in an essay competition; – Robin, an editor and consultant from Michigan, whose mom won $500 and an encyclopedia on Art Fleming’s Jeopardy!; and – Eric, a … Continue reading Jeopardy! recap for Mon., Dec. 23
What games have you been playing and what do you think of them? Bonus topic: What are the most memorable holidays/celebrations you’ve seen in a game? Continue reading Weekly Games Thread Decides to Celebrate!
Content Warning: This piece covers mental illness, suicide and general sad stuff. There’s also some very vague spoilers. They won’t ruin the experience, but they are there. Also, this is more of a personal essay. Sorry for those looking for … Continue reading Late to the Party: Silent Hill 1-3
Welcome to Guy Talk, a serious space to discuss masculinity, good and bad. Optional Prompt: Masculinity and Christmas. Talk about what it’s like to be a new father at Christmas time, your opinions on “Baby, It’s Cold Outside“, or just … Continue reading Guy Talk: Men and Christmas
There is no copyright infringement meant with this thread. What were the toys you received for the holidays that had a major impact on your childhood? What toys did you have when you were little that you wish you still … Continue reading The Toys That Made You Who You Are
It’s a Wonderful Leaf is the 41st episode of Darkwing Duck, first broadcast on December 23, 1991. So it is officially 28 years old as of today!1 Incidentally, it is also the episode from which my Christmas avatar hails — thank … Continue reading It’s a Wonderful Leaf (Day Thread, 12/23/2019)
Xmas week at the Strip Club Continue reading The Comic Strip Club (Mon 12/23/2019)
Question: Should this thread continue into 2020? It averages about 60 comments a week, which is more than some, less than most. Do you think that’s worth it to keep going, or is this thread just cluttering the front page … Continue reading What Did You Do This Weekend?
Hey look, everything is still terrible when it comes to the Wisconsin GOP: One of President Donald Trump’s top re-election advisers told influential Republicans in swing state Wisconsin that the party has “traditionally” relied on voter suppression to compete in … Continue reading The Monday Politics Thread is Back in Business
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 Or visit the quiz here. Remember to post … Continue reading Triviacados: Monday, December 23, 2019