Blessed be the Froot Loops! I decided to try something a bit different for my review/ recap this week. I’m going to watch the episode in “real time”and react to in “real time,” pausing as I have a thought. I’ll … Continue reading The Handmaid’s Tale, S2 E4 ” The Other Woman”
Welcome to the Parental Guidance thread. Twice a month, Corn, I or some other industrious Avocado*will post a discussion about all things parental or parental – adjacent. We’ll have a topic as a jumping off point, but by all means … Continue reading Parental Guidance: Kids Say the Most Fucked-Up Shit
“Blessed be the Froot Loops!” Running! It’s a metaphor! And not an especially subtle one. I was reminded of June and Moira’s run in S1, set to the great “Fuck the Pain Away” by Peaches. And really proud of myself … Continue reading The Handmaid’s Tale S2, E3 “Baggage”
Blessed be the fruit, Avocados! There’s nothing like hot soup on a rainy day! The handmaids in June’s cohort have received their consequences for not stoning Janine. They are herded into Fenway and onto the gallows. I was really wondering … Continue reading The Handmaid’s Tale S2 Ep 1- 2 “June” and “Unwomen”
Hello educators and education – adjacent workers! It’s time for another round of the very occasional Dark Sarcasm in the Classroom thread where we get to complain and bitch and brag and stuff! If you are not an educator, or … Continue reading Dark Sarcasm in the Classroom: The Occasional Education Thread. Topic: Parents!
Hello and welcome to the bi-monthly parental guidance thread. Twice a month on a Stuarday, Corn or Miss Rim * will post a thread for parents and parental adjacent people to participate in. We will select a topic ad a … Continue reading Parental Guidance: Division of Labor (Non Childbirth Edition)
Hello. Due to technical difficulties, Scott isn’t doing the night thread. Go to it. Here is an amusing gif Continue reading Night Thread: WordPress borked
I just binged this doc on Netfix and think it will end up attracting a lot of attention. So consider this a recommendation as well. There were a lot of jaw dropping moments, but beyond the sheer craziness there are … Continue reading Spoil Sports: Wild Wild Country (I’m Also Recommending It!)
I decided to revive this occasional education education thread. I imagine I’ll do this once a month, but anyone who wants can put up a discussion, can and should- just tag it as “Dark Sarcasm in the Classroom” and “education.” So … Continue reading Dark Sarcasm in the Classroom: the occasional education thread: What It’s Really Like
Welcome to Parental Guidance! We’ve decided to make this an every other week thing from now on. But, the same things apply – if you are a parent or parental – adjacent person, this is the place to talk … Continue reading Parental Guidance: Discipline Crosstalk
It’s time for the occasional intoduce yourself thread Some ideas to get you started: story of your username/ avatar how you learned about the Avocado pop cuture interests age/ age range area of the world you live in career/ job/ … Continue reading Introduce Yo’ Self!
Hello parents and parental adjacent people. You know the deal – each week Corn or I will post a discussion topic (unless someone else wants to, do let us know) and we will discuss. The topic is a only a … Continue reading Parental Guidance: Sickos