Lately I’ve become nigh-obsessed with the semiotic field of long-term nuclear waste warning messages. It’s considered something of an ongoing problem–how do we mark sites where radioactive waste is stored to prevent people of the distant future (generally regarded as … Continue reading This Night Thread Is Part of a System of Messages… Pay Attention to It!
Hey folks! In light of the fact that many of us are currently in COVID-related lockdown, we thought we’d do something a little different for this episode. We understand that many of you are trapped indoors with little to do, … Continue reading AVoCADo GamesCast #61: How to Get Started with Gaming
It’s finally here. After eight weeks of high-octane races, gruelling tackles, and nail-biting finishes, we’re at the last race of the inaugural season of Marbula One. The Hazers, Savage Speeders, and O’rangers have the top 3 spots in the overall … Continue reading Marbula One: 2020 Midnight Bay GP Race 8 (FINALE)
Quoth Grumproro: Begging and bargaining DOES work! These 16 characters from the Youth bracket have survived to represent their shows in the tournament proper: Youth Grunkle Stan — Gravity Falls Peridot — Steven Universe Grover — Sesame Street Webby Vanderquack … Continue reading Avocado April Madness: Sci-Fi/Fantasy Character Prelims
Here we are, people. You ask me to pick my favourite episode of The Simpsons ever – not my top five, not my top three, my favourite ever – and I’ll point directly to this one. There are episodes with … Continue reading The Simpsons, Season Eight, Episode Eighteen, “Homer VS The Eighteenth Amendment”
We had enough nominations that for our first round we’ll be doing a three-way elimination! Only the winner from each match will advance to round 2. Voting will end at 8 PM EST on Monday, April 6th. Make sure and … Continue reading Best Chinese Food Tournament: Three-way round!
Is it just me, or are pretty much all animated shows either ending or on hiatuses right now? Please tell me if there’s any good animation that is still ongoing. I’m growing faint. It’s Animation Time! What animated things have … Continue reading Animation Time
I’ve never been someone who seeks the spotlight. I’ve always seen myself as the loyal sidekick. Sam is a character that I very much identify with. And, well, I think his famous speech from The Two Towers is very fitting … Continue reading The Samwise Gamgee Day Thread (4/5)
It’s the Sunday CSC Charlie Brown Continue reading The Comic Strip Club (Sun 4/5/2020)
Friday a friend who’s been doing an isolation themed facebook post every day last week did one about food. I did a songs about food thread in October with a youtube playlist and my friend’s post (along with all the … Continue reading Foodsongs! Sunday Food Thread gets musical.
GREETING Brothers and sisters and all other beloveds, we come together the Palm Sunday for our final meditation on Moral Orel, a stop motion animated show originally broadcast on Adult Swim from 2005 through 2008. Now there is some controversy … Continue reading Sunday Morning Orel: Season 3b (the final episodes)
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. Or visit the quiz here. Remember to post your results (as a … Continue reading Triviacados: Sunday, April 5, 2020