Hello folks. HP here with another month long celebration of Black music and Black artists. Doing things a little differently this year. The previous two years I’ve explored the work and legacy (and my own personal engagement) of Black women … Continue reading 28 days of Blackity-Black Songs.
Let’s do this! Be excellent to each other. Continue reading Tolerable Discussions 2.1.2023
That’s right, suckers, it’s one of these. New year, new introductions. Show me your personal bikes/rides, talk about your personal bikes/rides. History, specs, love. I command it. Continue reading The Cycling Thread wants to know about your ride
Welcome to The Avocado’s weekly discussion of Japanese pop culture! Don’t have much energy today, so I’ll just leave you with a song (and music video) that I really like. “Okaeri” by Tani Yuuki: And, as always… What have you … Continue reading Weekly Japanese Pop Culture Thread (February 1, 2023)
In honor of Black History Month, I decided to use our 30 Day Challenge to celebrate Black excellence in acting. To kick things off, the one and only Morgan Freeman. Morgan Freeman was born on June 1, 1937 in Memphis, … Continue reading 30 Day Black Actors Challenge Day 1: Morgan Freeman
Never felt so much alike… In 4th place, “Lost in the Supermarket”! In 3rd place, “Rudie Can’t Fail”! In 2nd place, “Train in Vain”! And your pick for the best Clash song, “London Calling”! Thanks to everyone who participated! Continue reading The Clash Song Tournament: Results!
This is the space for our members to discuss and share their creative projects, ranging from written works to drawings, photography, and even craft projects such as knitting and woodworking. Self promotion is welcome (websites where we can view and/or … Continue reading Creative Endeavors Is Soaring
With the conclusion of our 30 Days Comedy Regifted Challenge Edition yesterday, we’re getting ready to move on to the next phase! We’ve had a lot of fun running these with the comic book challenge, Disney, films, anime, novels, and … Continue reading 30 Day Comedy Challenge: Epilogue
Are there any narrative, artistic, funny, delicious, or weird videos around the web you want to share? Come chat about them here! Continue reading Weekly YouTube Thread (01/30/23)
It’s a new year and a new challenge – and a challenge that has been sought after for awhile with a comedy challenge. We’ve got a bunch of different things planned over the month, with focuses on certain comedians, films, … Continue reading 30 Day Comedy Challenge Day 30: The Funniest Thing That Happened To You
What did you do this weekend? Continue reading What Did You Do This Weekend?
You must explain why this must be Match 1: “London Calling” (38) vs. “Rudie Can’t Fail” (17)Match 2: “Train in Vain” (33) vs. “Lost in the Supermarket” (21) Voting end 31 January, 10 PM EDT Continue reading The Clash Song Tournament FINALS
Sunday already! Header image is from Margie’s Candies in Chicago. A storied ice cream parlor (The Beatles visited Margie’s in 1964 when they played Comiskey Park) and I always feel like I gain a couple pounds just walking in the … Continue reading What, it’s Sunday already? Sunday Food Thread 1/29
It’s a new year and a new challenge – and a challenge that has been sought after for awhile with a comedy challenge. We’ve got a bunch of different things planned over the month, with focuses on certain comedians, films, … Continue reading 30 Day Comedy Challenge Day 29: Meta & The Fourth Wall
Get out into nature, and come back and show us what you find! Sunsets, hikes, vistas, flowers and wildlife, whatever ya got. Show off your green thumb! Or just brighten your weekend by looking at pretty things. Here are some … Continue reading The Nature Thread
Show off your pets! Continue reading The Pet Thread Chills
It’s a new year and a new challenge – and a challenge that has been sought after for awhile with a comedy challenge. We’ve got a bunch of different things planned over the month, with focuses on certain comedians, films, … Continue reading 30 Day Comedy Challenge Day 28: Best & Worst Catchphrases
Here are some of the threads you may have missed this week! ARTICLES & REVIEWS Comic Book Review – Old Lady Harley (2019) Director Deep Dive: The Man Who Wasn’t There Futurama, Season Eight, Episode Twelve, “Viva Mars Vegas” LGBT … Continue reading Weekend Reading
Time to see which songs made it! Match 1: “Rudie Can’t Fail” (34) vs “Straight to Hell” (30)Match 2: “London Calling” (44) vs. “The Guns of Brixton” (21)Match 3: “Train in Vain” (47) vs. “Rock the Casbah” (22)Match 4: “Lost … Continue reading The Clash Song Tournament Semi-Finals