Forget the foul weather outside and post gifs instead! The rules, as always, are: 1: Post a SFW (or spoilered) gif 2: Identify the source 3: ??? 4: Profit!!! Continue reading Identify This Gif!
Written by and starring Tony Robinson, Maid Marian and Her Merry Men was a classic British children’s TV show that ran for four seasons between 1989 and 1994. It was a historical farce which presented Marian as the true leader … Continue reading The Maid Marian and Her Merry Men Day Thread (Jan 22)
Dedicated to the Mad Russian! (Don’t tell anyone, but I think his poker tell has got something to do with Oreo cookies.) Enjoy your night, Avocado! Continue reading The Teddy KGB Night Thread (Jan 19)
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!
This night thread is dedicated to Don Van Vliet, who was born on this day in 1941. As Captain Beefheart, he was one of the most influential American musicians of the 1960s and 1970s. He was childhood friends with Frank … Continue reading The Captain Beefheart Night Thread (Jan 15)
This thread is dedicated to the kick-ass heroine of The Matrix trilogy played by Carrie-Anne Moss! Have a great night, everyone! Continue reading The Trinity Night Thread (Jan 12)
You all know the drill! What do you mean, you don’t? 1: Post a SFW (or spoilered) gif 2: Identify the source 3: ??? 4: Profit!!! Continue reading Identify This Gif!
“Take my wife – please!” This hallowed one-liner is an example of a paraprosdokian. Growing from the Greek words meaning “beyond” and “expectation”, a paraprosdokian can be termed as an unexpected turn at the end of a sentence or phrase … Continue reading The Paraprosdokian Day Thread (Jan 9)
John Z DeLorean, founder of the DeLorean Motor Company, was born on this day in 1925. A native of Detroit, the engineer and automobile executive blistered up the General Motors foodchain when he reinvented their Pontiac brand in the 1960’s. … Continue reading The DeLorean Day Thread (Jan 6)
The Shooting of Dan McGrew By Robert Service A bunch of the boys were whooping it up in the Malamute saloon; The kid that handles the music-box was hitting a jag-time tune; Back of the bar, in a solo game, … Continue reading The Shooting of Dan McGrew Night Thread (Jan 4)
Osaka Monaurail are Japan’s premiere funk orchestra. They have been recording and touring for over twenty five years, and are an electrifying act to see live. “Formed at Osaka University’s jazz society in 1992, where, in search of an ever-tighter … Continue reading The Osaka Monaurail Day Thread (Jan 4)
Hello! Welcome to the live thread for Wrestle Kingdom 14. The show is split over two nights but I thought one thread will suffice to avoid cluttering up the front page. Here are the cards: Night 1 IWGP Heavyweight Championship … Continue reading Wrestle Kingdom 14 Live Thread
On January 4th at 5pm in Japan – or 3am Eastern and therefore bang-on for this thread – New Japan Pro Wrestling’s biggest show of the year begins. Hosted in the Tokyo Dome, the greatest pro-wrestling event of the year … Continue reading The Wrestle Kingdom 14 Night Thread (Jan 3)
NOBODY PANIC! Post gifs instead. 1- Post a SFW (or spoilered) gif. 2- Identify the source 3- ??? 4- Profit!!! Continue reading Identify This Gif!
Arno Stark was Tony Stark’s future first cousin-once-removed who inherited his company and wealth, but used the Iron Man armour to become a mercenary. He first appeared in the second issue of Machine Man in 1984 and was created by … Continue reading The Iron Man 2020 Day Thread (Jan 2)
The Winter Solstice – the day with the fewest minutes of sunlight in the Northern hemisphere – takes place today, Sunday 22 December at 4:19 GMT – or the 21st at 22:19 CST for those on the West Coast of … Continue reading The December 22nd Day Thread Celebrates the Winter Solstice
Remember everyone, Los Ingobernables de Japon is for the children. Have a good night! Continue reading L.I.J is for the Kids Night Thread (21 Dec)
Unrestricted submarine warfare during World War I had a devastating affect on Britain, with Germany’s U-Boats freed by the Kaiser in 1917 to attempt to sink any ship entering hostile waters. To try to prevent the mounting awful losses, attempts … Continue reading The Razzle Dazzle Day Thread (Dec 17)
“A cataclysmic event plunges the land of Thedas into turmoil. Dragons darken the sky, casting a shadow over lands on the brink of chaos. Mages break into all-out war against the oppressive templars. Nations rise against one another. It falls … Continue reading The Get Out of the Hinterlands! Night Thread (Dec 16)
On the 14th of December 1896 the Glasgow District Subway Company opened the Glasgow Underground Railway. A fare of one penny allowed passengers to travel as far as they wished along the seven-mile route. It’s the third oldest underground metro … Continue reading The Clockwork Orange Day Thread (Dec 14)
Beratnas and sesatas, eighteen long, long months since the end of season three, the best sci-fi show in at least a decade returns on its new home, Amazon Prime. Holden, Miller, Naomi, Alex, Chrisjen, Bobbie, Drummer, and everyone’s favourite, Amos, … Continue reading THE EXPAAAANSE Day Thread (Dec 13)