This thread is dedicated to Carter J Burke, Special Projects Director of Weyland-Yutani (Space) Corp’s Special Services Division, played by Paul Reiser. Did you know his death scene was filmed but later excised from Aliens? It resurfaced years later on … Continue reading The Carter Burke Night Thread (April 8)
Recorder: The Marion Stokes Project is a documentary film directed by Matt Wolf which tells the fascinating story of the activist Marion Stokes who secretly recorded television 24 hours a day for thirty years. “It started in 1979 with the … Continue reading The Marion Stokes Project Day Thread (April 8)
The American Basketball Association was launched in 1967 as a rival to the NBA, but and within ten years succeeded in forcing a merger with its rival, the NBA. It presented a more exciting, flashier game, but struggled to shift … Continue reading The Greatest Sports Deal of All Time Day Thread (April 7)
Quit exaggerating, Fry. Continue reading Hey Night Thread! I just caught a fish THIS big!
The game that makes the internet worthwhile! 1: Post a SFW (or spoilered) GIF 2: Identify the source 3: ??? 4: Profit!!! Please be mindful of others when it comes to objectification. This is a light-hearted, inclusive space where everyone … Continue reading Identify This GIF!
Tales Designed To Thrizzle was a hilarious comic book series created by Michael Kupperman in the mid-Aughts. Each issue was a collection of goofy single page and newspaper strip style cartoons featuring surreal scenes and often downright bizarre twists. The … Continue reading The Thrizzling Day Thread (April 3)
Shot in just six days, the 1945 film Detour is a masterpiece of film noir and one of the best movies that came out of the “Poverty Row” studios of 20th Century Hollywood. Tom Neal is a hump of a … Continue reading The Detour Day Thread (April 2)
The song “Fool For Love” by Sandy Rogers was created for the Robert Altman film of the same name which starred Sam Shepard and Kim Basinger. However, it would outlive that movie and become a pop-culture touchstone thanks to its … Continue reading The Fool For Love Night Thread (April 1)
Cheer yourself up tonight by listening to Neil Cicierega’s peerless mash-ups: The Prequel and the Squeakwel can also be found here: http://www.neilcic.com/mouthsounds/ Good night and good luck, everybody! Continue reading The Mouth Sounds Night Thread (March 31)
This thread is dedicated to the cool, cool customer Orange Cassidy. Sleep well, Orangecados! Continue reading The Freshly Squeezed Night Thread (March 30)
On the second floor of the main hall of the Venetian Gothic palace of the Scottish National Portrait Gallery in Edinburgh, the walls are decorated by vast murals depicting scenes from historical battles. They were created in 1899 by William … Continue reading William Brassey Hole Day Thread (March 30)
Bid farewell to March by posting some guessable GIFs! You all know what to do … 1: Post a SFW (or spoilered) GIF 2: Identify the source 3: ??? 4: Profit!!! Please be mindful of others when it comes to … Continue reading Identify This GIF!
Last Days of an Immortal is a graphic novel by Gwen De Bonneval and Fabien Vehlmann, first published in 2013 by Archaia Entertainment. In the distant future, Elijah is a member of the “Philosophical Police,” who must solve conflicts that … Continue reading Last Days of an Immortal Day Thread (27th March)
Oh-oh, oh-oh, oh-oh, oh-oh, oh-oh. Continue reading The Night Thread Needs To Calm Down (25th March)
It’s the best part of Friday! It’s Identify This GIF! 1: Post a SFW (or spoilered) GIF 2: Identify the source 3: ??? 4: Profit!!! Continue reading Identify This GIF!
Let’s brighten up this Friday by throwing up some sweet GIFs! 1: Post a SFW (or spoilered) GIF 2: Identify the source 3: ??? 4: Profit!!! Continue reading Identify This GIF!
“I have no inhibitions and neither does my camera …” – Weegee Arthur Fellig was one of the great photojournalists of the 20th Century. His photographs, which could be voyeuristic and humane at turns, came to define New York City … Continue reading The Weegee Day Thread (March 12)
Beautiful Darkness by Fabien Vehlmann and Kerascoët is one of the great modern horror comics and possibly one of my favourite books of all time. It was a bestseller and an instant classic when it was first published in 2014 … Continue reading The Beautiful Darkness Night Thread (March 7)
Wouldst thou like to live deliciously? Then play my game, mortal: 1: Post a SFW (or spoilered) GIF 2: Identify the source 3: ??? 4: Profit!!! Continue reading Identify This GIF!
Happy March day! I’m excited. Are you excited? Arnold is excited to get his ass to March. Continue reading The 1st of March Day Thread
Tickle the question bone of your fellow Avocados by following these simple instructions: 1: Post a SFW (or spoilered) GIF 2: Identify the source 3: ??? 4: Profit!!! Continue reading Identify This GIF!