(By The Hayes Code. Originally published in FLABBERGASTING TALES OF SHOCK ENGINEERING, Vol. 2, no. 8, April, 1951) Continue reading Moonputer!
Goddammit, not again. Continue reading Scott OT #4: Last Minute Replacement LN Thread
This post was put up by a banned user. The Avocado does not condone their actions and preserves their threads for the sake of the conversations in the comments. The Mayor– (FOX) This episode was helped greatly by what has so … Continue reading My week in television (Pt 3): Mayor, Fresh off the Boat, Knick, Orville, Mom, Ingonerable
When “Escape (The Piña Colada Song)” stops playing, Rafto looks around. “The fuck is with you freaks and killing yourselves? Can’t a man drink and dance around in peace?” Behind you, you hear a struggle. When you turn around, Flocculent … Continue reading Werewolf 44 – The Snowman II: Harry Hole’s Month Off – Day 6
His name is Oliver Queen. After Five Seasons of a show, they established him with only one goal, to save his city… alright anyway. For five seasons Oliver’s mission was the guiding principle of the show. He’s the center of … Continue reading Arrow Season 6 Episode 5 Deathstroke Returns
Game Of Thrones has had many, many characters, ranging from instantly likable to “please get eaten by a dragon immediately.” Olly, Robin, and the Sand Snakes are popular choices for most hated character but, for my money, the character that … Continue reading A Problem Like Ramsay-On Game Of Thrones’ Most Odious Character
Do you have a question about anything in pop culture, whether real-world or in-universe? Is Google failing you? Ask here to see if your fellow Avocados can help clear things up for you. This is open to questions of any … Continue reading Pop Culture Reference Desk – Launch Week
This is a repost of the most popular thread I ever created back on the ol’ stompin’ channel. Thought I’d give it another go-around in the new digs! Nope. Not quite. Closer. This is the “best by” thread – where … Continue reading The “Best By” Thread
Well here it is from the NY Times. Looks like those rumors about Louis are coming out to be true. I don’t know how I feel about this. Obviously angry, frustrated. But overall sad to see someone whose work you … Continue reading NY TIMES – Louis C.K. Crossed a Line Into Sexual Misconduct, 5 Women Say
What games have you been playing and what do you think of them? Bonus topic: Share your most memorable/infuriating countdowns in a video game Continue reading Weekly Games Thread is running out of time!
The gaming site Polygon recently released a list of how they rank the 18 (!) core Mario Bros. titles (i.e., games with just “Mario” in the title) released over the many years since Super Mario Bros. debuted with the release … Continue reading Mario, Mario, Mario – The 18 Core Titles Ranked
The team confronts a former friend turned megalomaniac. Continue reading Stargate SG-1: S01E05 “The First Commandment”
Today is the birthday of Dorothy Jean Dandridge (1922). Dorothy Dandridge is one of my favorite actresses of all time. Dandridge was a legendary actress, singer and dancer. She was the first black woman to be nominated for a Best … Continue reading Dorothy Dandridge Day Thread (11/9)
Fresh off a highly successful movie, this week’s thread features the Mighty Thor! If you’ve seen the movie and want to jabber about it, feel free to hit up the Spoiler Space even though it’s a little old at this … Continue reading Comics Thread
Sometimes we need to talk about some things. This is a phenomenally caring and kind group, and we do a pretty good job of looking out for each other. Welcome to the weekly mental health thread for Avocados. Feel free … Continue reading Mental Health Thread 11.9.17
I elected to see Dunkirk with my friend Anna at the Cinerama Dome in Hollywood, reasoning that it was showing there in 70mm (though not IMAX) and should be seen on the biggest screen in town (83 feet wide). There … Continue reading Both Sides Now: Dunkirk (Part 2)
The Thursday Politics Thread is here for you to vent your outrage. Continue reading The Thursday Politics Thread Is Issued A Gag Order
TV or film-wise, based on what’s being shown in IMAX right now, “Inhumans” is legitimately the worst Marvel adaptation of the year (yes, even beating out “Iron Fist”). In fact, as far as terrible Marvel adaptations go, you might have … Continue reading The Inhumans: so bad it’s good?
Having been gifted the Night Thread with little time to plan, I’m going to use this as an excuse to rhapsodize over the Most Amazing College Football Season Ever – and yes, I’m biased – apologies in advance to Allison: It … Continue reading Kick Six Night Thread (11/8)
We have our nominees for 1984! As always, upvote as many films and performances as you think are deserving. Winners will be announced next week and will receive a gold statue of Spike Lee. Some of these categories have 6 … Continue reading 1984 Snubby Awards: The Voting
After everyone else had gone home, Anita Glasscox sat alone in the conference room. Her EviSync was finally recharged. First she pulled up the list of prior inspections, then nodded at the results. Fingers shaking, she used the shitty touchscreen … Continue reading Werewolf 44 – The Snowman II: Harry Hole’s Month Off – Day 5