Nebula started as a comic book character but became one of my favorites thanks to the Marvel movies. Nebula was created by Roger Stern and John Buscema who first appeared in The Avengers #257 (July 1985). She also appeared in several animated … Continue reading Nebula Night Thread (1/17)
What’cha gonna do? Continue reading Box Office Oracle — 01/17/2020-01/19/2020
Wow! What an honor to be opening up the first annual Moonies! When hoho reached out to me to see if I’d be interested in this gig, I said, “Me? But I’ve never even modded a game!” To which he … Continue reading Werewolves: 1st Annual Moonies!!!
Hello, and welcome to the first of what will, hopefully, be a monthly feature. This will be a place for us to discuss architecture and design, to share news and opinions about the built environment, and to chart the path … Continue reading Frozen Music: A Monthly Thread about Architecture and Design
I didn’t see any coverage of this but with some big events coming up and the usual issues and complaints in regards to Olympic coverage, I thought it worth raising some awareness. NBCUniversal Comcast has their new streaming service launching … Continue reading Peacock Streaming Service Detailed + Olympics & Premier League Details
In the summer of 2012, I helped a close friend (who was also named Sam) move from Pasadena, California to Atlanta, Georgia. Instead of taking a normal route along Interstate 10, Sam, drawn in by the search for a rare … Continue reading Travelogia on the Road: Open Secret
It was a wild, cold, seasonable night with a pale moon, lying on her back as though the wind had titled her, and a flying wrack of the most diaphanous and lawny texture. The thoughtful Doctor was just leaving a … Continue reading Werewolf 114 – The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde – Day Two
Here we go again! Tell us about a fact that you discovered embarrassingly late in life! Or something obscure that you just find fascinating! Continue reading Things You Didn’t Know
Hey, all; Happy Friday – I don’t know about you, my fellow Workados, but it has been a week for me. Beyond the usual, job-related chaos, I’ve also been getting over a nice, juicy cold, I just found … Continue reading Job Rants Thread – 1/17/2020 – Number Two
Here are today’s contestants: – Lindsay, a youth librarian from Illinois, is an escape room game master; – Dennis, a bartender from Maine, stumped Ken Jennings at a book signing; and – Veronica, a librarian from Oregon, had llamas help … Continue reading Jeopardy! recap for Fri., Jan. 17
You heard the man and you know the drill! 1: Post a SFW (or spoilered) gif 2: Identify the source 3: ??? 4: Profit!!! Continue reading Identify This Gif!
Group 3 Results: Now we get to the eliminations. We have 616(!) songs in this tournament; they have been broken up into 19 groups of either 32 or 33. For the group stage, vote for as many songs as you … Continue reading Best Video Game Song Tournament, 1990-1995: Group 5
Hello everybody, and welcome to the Weekly Shuffle Thread, your favorite place to show off your shuffle! The Weekly Shuffle Thread is the place where your shuffle is no secret, and that’s a good thing… because our word of the … Continue reading The Weekly Shuffle Thread Has A SECRET!
On January 17th 1944, in Paris, France, the iconic Françoise Hardy was born Continue reading The Françoise Hardy Day Thread
Hi ho, Raven Wilder here. Some of you may remember when I posted a weekly feature to the Avocado called Muppet Casting, where I’d take famous movies and ask, if Jim Henson’s Muppets made their own version of the film … Continue reading Muppet Casting: Star Wars (The Sequel Trilogy)
Snow day for Snoopy Continue reading The Comic Strip Club (Fri 1/17/2020)
Look! It’s Friday! There’s new music – can you believe it? There’s a new AJJ, and Pinegrove, and Halsey, and for sure a ton of stuff I don’t know. Enjoy! Fuller list taken from Consequence of Sound: — 070 Shake – Modus Vivendi — …And You Will … Continue reading Friday New Music 1/17
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: Friday, January 17, 2020
Good morning everyone, and Happy Friday! What a week! After a tumultuous first half, it seems to be settling down a bit as everything returns to normal. Which is always a perfect time for Trump to do something totally off … Continue reading The Friday Politics Thread Cares About Its Constituents