Clearly both sides are the same. One side wants women to be free to have all of the abortions they want, to welcome immigrants from all over and provide them all with free healthcare while the other side wants the … Continue reading The Monday Politics Thread Plays Both Sides
Happy International Women’s Day, all! I don’t have anything fancy today, but I couldn’t let it pass without putting something up. Some guidelines to help this space be a positive experience for everyone: ☮ As always with the AVCAD, don’t feel … Continue reading International Women’s Day Women+ Thread
It’s Monday, and like a shark in the water Mueller is out there smelling blood. Let’s hope he’s dropping another big one on us soon, we could use an injection of good news. Remember to be kind to your … Continue reading The Monday Politics Thread Waits for More
Like Trump at CPAC, this thread has the approval of 93% of the people who were already pre-dispositioned to like the politics thread. You can’t make this stuff up, folks. It’s definitely a reflection of this thread’s likeability and in … Continue reading The Monday Politics Thread Gets a 93% Approval Rating
That’s right. I like dinosaurs, y’all like dinosaurs too. Let’s talk about dinosaurs! I will also accept talk about marine, terrestrial and aerially inclined reptiles but I’ll take no guff about this: Art taken from here https://www.redbubble.com/people/jezkemp if you … Continue reading DINOSAUR THREAD!!!
This Monday is President’s Day here in the US. We rolled all of our presidential birthday threads into one day. Frankly I’d rather use the time to think on better presidents, like every one before this one. Which isn’t to … Continue reading The Monday Politics Thread Thinks of Better Presidents
This night thread is all business in front, but a party in the back! That’s right, tonight we pay tribute to that most iconic of hairstyles: The Mullet. Known throughout popular culture the Mullet is defined by two simple things; … Continue reading Night Thread of the Mullet
Briefings are hard. Politics is hard. If the president doesn’t have to read then neither do I. Which is to say that it’s appalling that our current president can’t even be bothered to read 10 pages of writing. You know, … Continue reading The Monday Politics Thread Didn’t Read
So the GOP tax plan has started paying real dividends to the people most in need, a whole $1.50 a week! At that rate people will be able to retire (carry the 2, compound the interest, lose it all in … Continue reading The Monday Politics Thread Gets an Extra $1.50 a Week
Gerrymandering is all the rage among parties that want to scatter their opponents voters and give them an advantage in places they don’t have enough typical voters. Notice I’m not talking in terms of Democrats and Republicans because guess what: … Continue reading Cut the Monday Politics Thread Into Pieces, This is Our Last Re-Draw
The United States government is down to non-essential personnel only due to a budgetary impasse in Congress. And all because they won’t fix a very simple problem, they’d rather go around in circles instead. What remains essential is that you … Continue reading The Monday Politics Thread Isn’t Essential
In light of the accusations against Aziz Ansari (Found here: https://babe.net/2018/01/13/aziz-ansari-28355) I thought it would be nice to keep all of the conversation in one place, as these things can be triggering. So let’s keep the conversation about this topic … Continue reading Special Topic: Aziz Ansari
The Monday politics thread knows beyond a shadow of a doubt that Trump is racist. This has concluded your regularly scheduled reminder that in this time of Hot Takes to not take headlines at face value. (Reminder brought to you … Continue reading The Monday Politics Thread Doesn’t Think Trump is Racist
I don’t have the whole fancy set up today, but since it’s #WomanCrushWednesday I thought I would throw a little something together for us to use. Some guidelines to help this space be a positive experience for everyone: ☮ As … Continue reading Weekly Women+ Thread: #TimesUp
What do you mean that’s not the tweet quote? You’re not the tweet quote! Fake comments! (Waffle later returned to remind you to be kind to your fellow Avocados, flag comments that break the rules and if things get … Continue reading The Sanest, Most Brilliant Monday Politics Thread
Sometimes we need to talk about some things. This is a phenomenally caring and kind group, and we do a pretty good job of looking out for each other. Welcome to the weekly mental health thread for Avocados. Feel free … Continue reading Mental Heath Thread 1.4.18
2017 felt like it was about 10 years long, and 2018 may be no better. But the left built 8 years on being the party of hope and change and there’s still time to step up and live it. … Continue reading The Monday Politics Thread Welcomes a New Year
Happy (and hopefully quiet) holiday to you, Politicados. May the world not blow up while many of us are visiting family and stuffing ourselves with cookies. Post it up here, long form or short form. Just remember to be … Continue reading The Monday Politics Thread Hopes for Just One Quiet Day
Help us, Vermin Supreme, you’re our only hope… at least of a president who will give out free ponies to all citizens. Be kind to your fellow Avocados, contact the mods if you have any issues (with breaking of … Continue reading The Friday Politics Thread Sends Up the Vermin Signal!
You don’t have to say it. I know how this goes. You tell Twitter you’re not going to fire me and then BAM! Right in the unemployment line. At least, that’s what it feels like around here, and Mueller might … Continue reading The Monday Politics Thread Is Fired, Isn’t It?
Clearly, I blame the Democrats. Happy Monday and happy posting fellow Politicados. Remember to be kind, flag for rule breaking and don’t threaten Mayor McSquirrel. If you have any issues or get stuck in the word filter contact your nearest … Continue reading The Monday Politics Thread is Late