So the time has come for New Zealand to go back to the polls for the 2023 election. Take this as a cheat sheet so you can pretend you have a real opinion and understand why your Kiwi friends are … Continue reading A Primer to the 2023 New Zealand General Election
For those of you who decided “I want to see who’s aiming to be Trump’s veep” is a worthwhile way to spend two hours, this is for you Want to tune in for the first GOP presidential debate? Here’s how … Continue reading GOP Primary Debate 08/23/2023 Live Thread
This started simply enough. One of my cousins lit up cousin chat (there are 11 of us in there, give or take some cousin spouses) with this- After that, it was mostly skull and LOL emojis. Someone added a top … Continue reading Color Outside the Lines wants to talk about Montgomery.
“This three-minute experimental short film is why I should be your next President.” Continue reading Ad Space – Political Ads Go Dada
It’s election day in America! All 435 seats in the U.S. House of Representatives are up for grabs, as are 35 U.S. Senate seats and 36 governorships. Please use this space to celebrate, commiserate, and collaborate! If you are looking … Continue reading US Midterm Elections Discussion Thread
Yeah, it’s too easy this week. BoJo might come back. TFG is always lurking. Putin still ain’t gone. But Lula’s on the horizon, right? Give a Hoot, don’t hog poggle. Continue reading The Friday Politics Thread remembers the Salad Days
Here’s a thread for anyone who is watching Alex Jones’ cross-examination today. The Travis County 459th District Court Live Stream can be found here: Please to share screenshots or recordings of the livestream! Also I recommend you check out Jordan … Continue reading Alex Jones Defamation Trial Live Discussion
We dive into the murky waters of political advertising with some old Herman Cain commercials. Continue reading Ad Space – Herman Cain vs. Cute Animals
A live thread for Biden’s 2022 SOTU and the planned responses to it. Including, but not limited to, Rashida Tlaib in the name of Working Families Party, Colin Allerd for the Congressional Black Caucus, and Josh Gottheimer+Brian Fitzpatrick with No … Continue reading SOTU (and Responses) 2022 Thread
Hello! Last year I timidly started posting in the PT (my home here at the Avocado) a kind of tribute to Black American women musicians. Every day, I picked a song and an artist, and I wrote about them. It … Continue reading Black Women Making Music
Wasp Rant (Warning I am very aware of ultimately in a grand scheme that this is very silly but it still bothers me a little): The big corporate bigwigs at Mars Wrigley decided to solve a problem that nobody had … Continue reading The Friday Politics Thread Is Buzzing
WATCH LIVE: Kyle Rittenhouse testifies in trial over Kenosha shooting – Day 7 – YouTube Here’s the tenor so far: https://media.giphy.com/media/zHd8x7Pik0Ftm/giphy.gif Continue reading Kyle Rittenhouse Testimony: Now Live!
That’s right! I’m selling out! After the latest major artist/brand/NGO announced it was joining the blockchain and getting in on those nifty Non Fungible Tokens I took a good long look at everything and realized I too can be making … Continue reading The Friday Politics Thread Joins Them