For the first time in hrair days, Strawberry had an extra hop in his step during silflay. The homba situation had been resolved, and it appeared as if Bigwig’s talk about “the wisdom of the Owsla” had finally come to … Continue reading Werewolf 116: Watership Down, Day 7
John Myers is an English photographer and painter who photographed mundane aspects of British life within walking distance of his home using a 4×5 large format camera. Between 1973 and 1981 he self-published these “Boring Photos” in a series of … Continue reading The Boring Photos Night Thread (Feb 17)
It is Arospec Awareness Week 2020. The one week a year where Arospec alignments get spotlighted and awareness is well raised. To that end, I have prepared a little handy guide to the various definitions and nuances to aromanticism. Definitions: … Continue reading Aromanticism: A Primer
We’re going to try something new. Instead of me suggesting a theme, we’re all going to contribute topics, one quote at a time. The top level comments should be a recognizable quotation from some non-Simpsons piece of media. All the … Continue reading The Impromptu Frinkiac Challenge – Now Quote-Driven
There’s a lot to like about the animation style of the Bruce Timm & Eric Radomski DC Animated Universe. The simple lines of Toth and Filmation with the atmosphere and fluidity of Raw, Vortex and Fleischer Superman. I grew up … Continue reading From the Longbox: How to Draw Batman & The DC Comics Superheroes
Just when I thought I was out, they pulled me back in. I know I said last week was the last Songs By The Letter post. Well, then I read this comment, and I decided we needed one final post. … Continue reading Songs By The Letter, The Hidden Track: Your Top Songs For Every Letter
An Italian boy comes of age in the year 1911. He experiments with his sexuality and wrestles with his ideals. Ernesto, based on an unfinished novel, is a chilly film. The leading man cares little for the people around him … Continue reading LGBT Movies: Ernesto (1979)
What games have you been playing and what do you think of them? Bonus topic: Sorry this is late! Tell me about the game delay that was the most painful for you. Continue reading Weekly Games Thread is delayed!
Blackberry and Dandelion, the inventor and the storyteller, huddled together in their shared burrow. “When you were captured by the Efrafans,” Dandelion said, “I knew you would find a way back to me. You’re such a clever rabbit.” Blackberry’s ears … Continue reading Werewolf 116: Watership Down, Day 6
Let’s meet today’s contestants: MacKenzie, a program development director from Oklahoma, threw a “clean” Toast Party 2013; Tom, a business manager from New York, is involved in endurance auto racing; and Terry, an aircraft maintainer from Ohio, works on the … Continue reading Jeopardy! recap for Mon., Feb. 17
Now it’s time for the knockout rounds. We’ll be single-elimination from here on out. You can see the bracket (with results!) here We’re now small enough for every song to be up every day. Groups will no longer be feathered, … Continue reading Best Video Game Song Tournament, 1990-1995: Top 32
I thought I’d take a walk todayIt’s a mistake I sometimes make Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds, “Oh My Lord” Pre-Amble I don’t know if I know any casual fans of Nick Cave. People who like Nick Cave really … Continue reading Late to the Party: Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds
Due to completely forgetting having some stuff come up, the finals are here, if a little late! Sorry! It’s time for another patented BannerThief Tournament, where The Avocado is nearly torn asunder by infighting, sectarian conflicts, and hair-splitting of the highest … Continue reading The Avocado’s Favorite Actor – Finals!
The Golden Age Hourman is a pretty interesting concept for a comic book character, even if the implications of a man using a drug to give him superpowers for an hour didn’t seem readily apparent to his creators at DC … Continue reading The Hourman Day Thread (Feb 17)
The Strip Club celebrates Presidents’ Day Continue reading The Comic Strip Club (Mon 2/17/2020 )
If you’re in the U.S., it may still be the weekend for you because of Presidents Day. For everyone else, happy(?) Monday! What did you do this weekend? Continue reading What Did You Do This Weekend?
Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg on Sunday said he isn’t going to take “lectures on family values” from conservative media personality Rush Limbaugh, who recently made comments about the former South Bend, Ind., mayor’s sexuality. “I love my husband. I’m … Continue reading The Monday Polotics Thread Celebrates President’s Day
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, February 17, 2020