There are tons of interesting discussions around the channel, here is a place to plug your favorites, inquire about contributing to regular, recurring, occasional threads, and / or workshop future projects. This thread will go up once a month and … Continue reading The Pluggers: What’s Interesting Around The Avocado
It’s time to ring in the New Year y’all! And with a new year comes a new, hopefully more consistent schedule from yours truly, Lovely Bones! Share your favorite comments from the last few weeks and party like it’s 2019! Continue reading End of the Year Comments of the Week!
For the final installment of What Did You Do This Weekend in 2018, tell us … What did you do this year? Continue reading What Did You Do This … Year?
Any exceptional food memories of the past year? Discover a new restaurant/style of cuisine/cooking tool/etc.? How about food resolutions, if you made them how did you do and were they realistic? What are you looking forward to next year? Is … Continue reading Farewell 2018! Sunday Food Thread Waves Goodbye to 2018 and Looks Ahead to 2019, 12/30
Got any pet pics? Continue reading The Pet Thread Keeps Its Eye on the Prize
Hey, so this discussion won the Pits Award for “Favorite Thread That Doesn’t Reoccur Enough“! So, thanks! … and here, have another! Tell us about a fact that you discovered embarrassingly late in life! Or something obscure that you just … Continue reading Things You Didn’t Know
Hey, all;’ Happy Friday – Hope everyone who did is sufficiently recovered form their holiday revels, and is able to put a fine point on everything, come Monday. To be perfectly frank, I planned ahead and took the … Continue reading Job Rants Thread -12/28/2018 – The Crunch
Some guidelines to help this space be a positive experience for everyone: ☮ As always with the Avocado, don’t feel compelled to share beyond your comfort level. ☮ Anyone who identifies as female, or who was socialized female/AFAB/otherwise has firsthand experience with … Continue reading The Women+ Post Scores a Goal!
Instructions! Ask questions about anything that might require a bit of thought or research. The OTs and PTs fly by so quick not many eyeballs might catch your query. Put them here and they last all week. Check back to … Continue reading Avocado Pop Culture and More Reference Desk – 6
To some extent, Thriftstorm misrepresents thrift stores. In my first eight months of writing essays here, the oldest thing I reviewed was from the 1910s, and the newest was from the 1990s. But I used to work at a thrift store, sorting incoming donations, and about half that stuff was from the last five years. Continue reading Thriftstorm #16 – We’re Looking Into the Future, Chuck
Hi Score Girl is a romantic comedy manga series by Rensuke Oshikiri that ran for eight years and ended its run this September. It tells the story of Haruo Yamaguchi, a slacker and obsessed gamer who gets caught in a … Continue reading Weekly Japanese Pop Culture Thread (December 26th, 2018)
Have at it, folks! Continue reading Tolerable Discussions 12.26.2018
Friends, welcome to Round II of the Avocado 2018 Peely Awards, where we honor the worst in film, television, literature, music, games, and all other media of pop culture. Thanks to you, the readers and viewers, we have a whopping … Continue reading The 2018 Peely Awards for the Worst in Pop Culture, Round II
A place for “serious” discussions. Continue reading “In All Seriousness” Thread — 12/25/18
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 The Creative Endeavors Thread Is Feeling Festive
I threw this clumsy tribute to M.R. James together at work today. It’s not much of a Christmas present, but it’s home made. The Lawyer’s Ghost Story My college friend Pete, whose personal and professional successes had acted as … Continue reading A Ghost Story For Christmas
I finished reading Watership Down, just in time for the new animated limited series that premieres on Netflix Christmas Day. In the introduction to his best-selling 1972 novel, the late Richard Adams insisted that this story “was never intended to … Continue reading What Did You Do This Weekend?
Cats! Does the internet talk about cats enough? Are you sure? Were that a headline, Betteridge’s Law dictates that the answer to that question would be “no,” so I’m going to fix that deficit by discussing a certain cat issue … Continue reading Cats: Toxoplasmosis And You!
What’s your go-to food/drink when you’re sick? There’s been a cold going around and a lot of people I know have been sick, I guess this weekend is my turn. As a child store bought chicken soup (the saltier the … Continue reading Sunday Food Thread Has a Cold, 12/23
Put your pet pics here. Continue reading The Pet Thread Finds a Way
Editor’s Note: Feel free to post as big or as small of a list as you would like below but please keep your lists contained to these posts and do not open up your own or fill up the OT … Continue reading The Pits: Best in Miscellaneous 2018