Part One: Dawn Of Pumpkin Spice Welcome to The Pumpkin Spice Must Flow, an irregular feature where I pointlessly share my opinions on pumpkin spice products. Despite the recent travesty of justice on the Avocado’s pie vote-off, I have always … Continue reading The Pumpkin Spice Must Flow #1
Hello and welcome to the weekly fitness thread. This week’s topic is: Time Off. From resting for injuries to taking vacation, various things will affect your fitness schedule. What do you do when you have to take time off from … Continue reading Weekly Fitness Thread Takes Time Off
Welcome! The purpose of this thread is to talk about all things related to the wonderful world of musical theatre. Each week (or so) I will post a thread with a topic/question for everyone to respond to. This is also … Continue reading Musicals Thread (Shakespeare)
Welcome to Entertainment News! This is the place for longer ongoing discussions about what’s going on in the world of entertainment. Here’s some recent news to get the discussion started but feel free to comment on any other big stories you’ve come across.
Today is the 61st birthday of veteran actor Frank Theodore “Ted” Levine, known for his intense screen presence, piercing blue eyes, and distinctive, deep baritone voice. Levine began his career as a stage actor, notably as a member of Chicago’s … Continue reading The Ted Levine Day Thread
Howdy, friends! Happy Tuesday! In the spirit of my “How was your weekend?” weekly thread I used to post every week under the AV Club’s “Weekend Box Office” newswire (as an alternative to AV Club’s own “Tell Us About Your … Continue reading Tell Us About Your Memorial Day Weekend!
Welcome to my weekly discussion of the animated films of the Walt Disney Studio. I’m proceeding mostly chronologically. The title comes from a quote from Walt, “I never called my work an ‘art’ It’s part of show business, the business … Continue reading Building Entertainment: The Animated Films of the Walt Disney Studio. Dinosaur.
Welcome to this week’s History Thread. Sorry about the past two weeks, WordPress issues prevented anything from posting. I’ll declare this an Open Thread where you can discuss anything history related that’s happened over the past few weeks. Today’s image: … Continue reading The History Thread is Back!
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 Produces Monsters (In A Good Way)
I wasn’t paying attention to the news so much over the weekend, so this header will be light. I did see that it appears a big group of US Congress critters are deciding “leadership can stick it, we can work … Continue reading Tuesday Politics Thread
Come on in. Come to the Night Thread where the fun never ends. Come on in. Come join the party… … with Garfield and Friends! Continue reading Come on in to the Night Thread 5/28
Blessed the Froot Loops! I’ve been increasingly frustrating with the show the last few episodes, and can’t quite put my finger on why. I love it, its gorgeously filmed and acted, obviously topical ….but when I watch an episode I … Continue reading The Handmaid’s Tale S2, Eps 5 and 6 “Seeds/ First Blood”
Welcome to the Tiny Train is still having WordPress issues (fucking WordPress), so I made the livechat for tonight’s season finale. Hope you all enjoy the episode! Continue reading iZombie “And He Shall Be A Good Man” livechat
Garden of Sinners (空の境界) is a 7.5-movie series produced by UFOtable based on a novel by Kinoko Nasu (Fate/Stay Night, Tsukihime) and music by Yuki Kaijura. Synopsis Mikiya Kokuto finds himself intrigued by two things. The first is by Shiki … Continue reading Anime Worth Watching: Garden of Sinners
What games have you been playing and what do you think of them? Bonus topic: What’s the best/most memorable/most frightening transformation scene in a game? Continue reading Weekly Games Thread hasn’t revealed its final form
Apologies all – due to a combo of sickness and travel I’ve been unable to complete this week’s column. Pod People will be back to normal next Monday. Feel free to talk about what you listened to in the last … Continue reading Pod People 05.28.18
YOUR BOX OFFICE NUMBERS (from Box Office Mojo) Solo Deadpool 2 Avengers: Infinity War Book Club Life of the Party Solo opened at #1, but has vastly underperformed expectations, falling $15M short of the estimated $101M target. It now seems … Continue reading Box Office: May 25 – 27, 2018
The Massachusetts Meetup is Saturday Saturday Saturday! Continue reading The Memespiral Day Thread
Picture the opening of a John Buchan or Ian Fleming thriller: an American general, languishing on inglorious reserve duty, is summoned across country without notice, then arrives at a train station where he’s contacted by a strange man wearing a … Continue reading How We Got Here: General Graves and the Siberian Shuffle
Week 8 Fantasy Baseball Results Bresson defeated CakeWithaJ 8-3-1 Studs (Bresson) Lorenzo Cain: 8 R 1 HR 2 RBI 4 BB 1 SB .458/.536 Jose Altuve: 7 R 1 HR 8 RBI 1 BB 3 SB .429/.448 George Springer: 8 … Continue reading Avocado Fantasy Baseball Week 8/MLB Talk
It’s Memorial Day here in the United States, a day for remembering those who’ve given their lives in war to protect America. And what better way to honor them than by edging ever closer to full on combat with not … Continue reading The Monday Politics Thread Remembers