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     1  +3 2014 oct 05space bags and dysonDyson won't work with vacuum storage bags . | Ask MetaFilterI have a bunch of vacuum storage bags, but I own a Dyson DC25 ... though- I have a DC25 and I use those space bags by Ziploc without any ...
     1  +2 2014 oct 05what is a flatwhat's the difference between an apartment and a flat ? - language A neighbour who's learning English has to write an explanation defining the difference between an apartment and a flat ... and I just couldn't ...
     1  ~ 2014 oct 04plastic wrapped couchWhy do people put plastic wrap on their furniture? | Ask MetaFilterOkay, but I've seen plastic wrap on people's furniture for years. ... rug and drape plastic over our $200.00 Jordan's Furniture hide-a-bed couch and don't allow us  ...
     1  +1 2014 oct 04static shopping cartHelp me not get painful static shocks to my hands at Costco please I don't know much about static electricity, so if I've left out a variable ... Oh, and this one: I get static shocks when I push a shopping cart , can I ...
     1  +1 2014 oct 03japanese woodblock prints copyrightJapanese Woodblock Print Database | Ukiyo-e Search | MetaFilterWell, The Japanese Woodblock Print Database aggregates prints from a ... by copyright in the United States because the copies lack originality.
     1  ~ 2014 oct 02black marks on baconbacon with black specks? Safe? - food safety | Ask MetaFilterI'm wary of the parasite-friendly nature of pork meat, so I'd probably cut out the sections of fat with the spots before cooking. Not sure what to ...
     1  ~ 2014 oct 02office games like pictionaryLooking for fun party games like Telephone Pictionary - partygames Looking for fun party games (other than Telephone Pictionary ) that can be played with 20-25 people and involve little (or no) supplies, explanation, ...
     1  +1 2014 oct 01fleas in duvetSleeping with the enemy - fleas flea cat | Ask MetaFilterMy reason for thinking there are fleas in the bed is that ever since my girlfriend let her cats ... The bed has a duvet , any duvet -treatment tips? Frontline for humans? Prevention of human flea ...17 answersMay 31, 2013Cat's fine, I'm the one who's a mess. - cats fleas anxiety25 answersOct 11, 2011
     1  ~ 2014 sep 30no more than meNo more than vs. not more than - english grammar language | Ask What is the difference between " no more than " and " not more than  ...
     1  +7 2014 sep 29you like stories about gladiators"Joey, do you like movies about Gladiators ?" | MetaFilterSo, you 're saying that gold is long, and thin, like
     1  +1 2014 sep 29two months of internetHow to set up high-speed internet access for 1-2 months Is there a legal way to set up short-term (1-2 months) internet access without ... put you somewhere around $70-$100 for two months of internet .
     1  +2 2014 sep 29virtual number international textingHow does one get a virtual international phone number that is SMS I'm looking to get a virtual international phone number that can send and receive SMS text messages and can be used with my US mobile phone.
     1  ~ 2014 sep 26is media mail checkedHow nitpicky is the Post Office with regards to Media Mail How does the Post Office confirm that media mail is actually media mail ? ... I've been told they spot check , this has never happened to me ...
     1  +1 2014 sep 26luncheon paying for your ownHow to say "please come, but pay your own way" to a party-ish Is it tacky to invite people to join us for dinner at this restaurant in a way that makes it clear that they'll be buying their own meals? (Clearly at ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 25exclamations sweetBy Thor's Hammer! - expressions surprise | Ask MetaFilterWhat are some actual, early-American exclamations of surprise?
     1  ~ 2014 sep 25fridge transportWill I damage my refrigerator if I transport it on its side Will I damage my refrigerator if I transport it on its side ...
     1  +1 2014 sep 24cant afford knee surgeryMy brother needs his knee fixed but can't pay for it. - health tldr: My 21-year old younger brother needs knee surgery , has no money, and his insurance coverage ended 12 days ago. He lives in MI, USA.
     1  +1 2014 sep 24colorfast jeans blueJeans are turning my legs blue ! - laundry colorfast | Ask MetaFilterI recently bought new jeans , but they turn anything that rubs against them blue -- including my legs and hands! I've already washed them, to no avail. Blue jeans everywhere - bluejeans resolved17 answersMar 26, 2013Don't let my jeans go light on me. - dark denim fade26 answersFeb 12, 2009
     1  +11 2014 sep 23rattling noise under carMetallic rattling noise coming from exhaust pipe - car muffler diy Metallic rattling noise coming from exhaust pipe ... In particular, do *not* crawl around under the car with only the spare tire jack holding it up. What's this weird rattling sound ? - corolla rattle ...19 answersDec 25, 2010Can anyone diagnose by car problem? - subaru ...15 answersMay 31, 2009
     1  +4 2014 sep 21simple html static shopping cartShopping cart for a static website? - ecommerce webdesign I hand-coded the CSS/ HTML , and am very happy with the site's design.
     1  +5 2014 sep 21scarf with hoodieOkay to wear scarf with hood? - winter jacket sweatshirt | Ask Can you wear a scarf with a hooded jacket or sweatshirt without looking ... I wear a scarf under my hoodie (that would be under the hood and ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 20uplink port speed serverWhat is uplink port speed on a dedicated server ? - dedicatedserver Dedicated Server Question: What is uplink port speed ? What is the difference between 10Mbps uplink and 100Mbps uplink ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 19metafilterMetaFilter | Community WeblogMetaFilter is a community weblog that anyone can contribute a link or comment to . Ask MetaFilterHome · FAQ · Archives · Tags · Popular · Random · Best Of.FanFareDiscussions about TV by the MetaFilter community.MetaTalkIn some ways fanfare seems incredibly popular already
     1  ~ 2014 sep 17wattage of lcd monitor 19How much energy does a modern LCD display use? - power watt I have found various 19 " size LCD monitors that claim power consumption of around 25W. How close to a real world figure is this?
     1  ~ 2014 sep 17using ste instead of aptCan I use Apt and Suite interchangeably for my address? - mail USPS doesn't care, they'll just try to deliver it whether you use Ste , Apt , ... For example, I just typed my address with "floor 20" instead of "apt 20" ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 17annie stoner fakeIs Annie Stoner Fake ? - phots NSFW flickr | Ask MetaFilter(LINKS NSFW) I came across these images of ...
     1  +1 2014 sep 16ics to mdbSyncing calendars - . ics conversion or another way? - nsf dif mdb How do I convert ics files? Since my work computer was upgraded to Office 2010 64-bit, I've been unable to sync my Outlook schedule with my ...
     1  +1 2014 sep 16cut through ringRing removal | Ask MetaFilterHave you tried using some kind of lubricant to get it off? ... They will obviously cut through the ring at a millimetre or 2 wide and then those ends ...
     1  +1 2014 sep 15probate genealogistAnyone know anything about " probate genealogy "? - law succession A friend has been contacted by a private investigator who represents a " successional" or " probate " genealogist in Europe. I was very suspicious, ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 15quo vadimusDefine: Quo Vadimus - Tattoo Latin definition | Ask MetaFilterDepending on the sense you're looking for, you may want to look at ' quo imus ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 13decoupage copyrightCopyright and decoupage | Ask MetaFilterThe copyright of decoupage ? If I use pieces of comic books, photos, etc. in decoupage and then attempt to sell the pieces am I violating copyright law ...
     1  +9 2014 sep 11discipline activeHow to discipline an active toddler without being overly "no" and How to discipline an active toddler without being overly "no" and negative ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 08funny greetingsFavorite ways to say "hello" and "bye" - hellos greeting greetings Hello = " Greetings ." .... I usually answer the phone with "Yello", but there are a lot of jerks that think it is funny to respond with "Blue!
     1  +1 2014 sep 07ciba x646contact lense mix up - lenses | Ask MetaFilterI have Ciba vision Air Optix Aqua 1 month disposable contact lenses and have mixed them up. I use -1.75 for my left eye and -1.50 for my right, ...
     1  +2 2014 sep 06alternative to chiropractorAlternatives to chiropractry. - backpain chiropractor spine | Ask What alternatives are there to chiropractic manipulation? (Yes: I know, you are not a medical professional ...
     1  +11 2014 sep 06agressive kids wearDealing with passive- aggressive ex 'losing' kids stuff on visits I know at least two people who've had this problem and eventually had the guidelines for treatment of the child's possessions and clothing  ...
     1  +4 2014 sep 05close bathroom doorDo you close the bathroom door when you're home alone? - resolved On the most recent episode of Homeland, a female shut the bathroom door during use, which allowed an intruder to make a clean exit. The people I 
     1  ~ 2014 sep 05ihotwaterheaterHow do I Hot Water Heater in Chicago? - hotwaterheater So we've started fixing up our condo a bit with an eye on selling it later this year. I managed to install a new dishwasher all by myself, and am feeling ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 03talc ingredient in tumsIs Talc ok to eat? - tums | Ask MetaFilterTalc is an ingredient in TUMS ? This says the talc is "different", or it's not talc at all that's harmful, depending on how you read it. But people are ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 03double insured carCan a car have two different insurance policies that are being Is it possible to make insurance claims on both, if the car is involved in an ... In your situation the car is not double insured because you can not ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 03dalai lama jokesKnow any good Dalai Lama jokes ? - Buddhist humour humor | Ask Know any good Dalai Lama jokes  ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 02sweat-free mattress coversBest mattress pad and sheets for sweaty husband? - bedding home Is there a quality mattress pad we can use that will not do this? ... I have one that came free with my mattress and it doesn't alter the feel or ... The Coolest Bed - pillow linen10 answers16 Aug 2010Is a mattress cover really necessary? - bedding bed sleep37 answers22 Jul 2008
     1  ~ 2014 sep 02automating web browser tasksHow can I automate this web browsing task ? - website automation Please help me automate a repetitive task (log in to website, then after successful login, load some pages, then log out), in a way that can be ...
     1  +1 2014 sep 01ask metafilter grand caseWhere to stay in Sint Maarten/St. Martin? - solotrip SintMaarten I do marketing for a small privately-owned resort in Grand Case . Grand Case seems to be the nicest part of the island in terms of a more 
     1  +2 2014 sep 01used gamecube freezesFix My Gamecube - nintendo repair | Ask MetaFilterJust bought a used Gamecube and basically every time I try to play it, the device freezes . If I leave it off for a long period of time, I can play for ...
     1  +9 2014 aug 30open front mens underwearWhy is the opening at the front of men's briefs still there if it UnderpantsFilter: What is the opening at the front of briefs (and boxer breifs) for? Okay, I know what it's for, but does anyone actually use it? It seems ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 30squeeky new brakesmy new brakes are squeaking . any quick fix? - car noise sound my new brakes are squeaking . any quick fix ...
     1  +1 2014 aug 30dark brown tattoo inkWhat is the low-down on brown ink tattoos ? - fading | Ask MetaFilterI know that brown ink is used in cosmetic tattoos , for women who ... My fiance's sleeve was way dark four years ago, but has mellowed out ...
     1  +1 2014 aug 30email provider without sslIs there a email service that doesn't require SSL ? - smtp resolved I need an email account to for SMTP from various devices (Xerox ... Many times these devices won't accept SSL , so only non SSL mail on port ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 30old real estate listingsWhere can I find old real estate listings online? - cached Is there any way to find old real estate listings on the internet, searching by address--ones that have already sold, expired, or been withdrawn ...
     1  +1 2014 aug 29reusable bottles silk printHow to remove imprint from glass bottle ? - diy reuse | Ask MetaFilterI have something in mind I'd like to reuse my bottles for and I'd prefer them
     1  +2 2014 aug 29static page shopping cartI just want to add a shopping cart to my static site , in a way that won't muck ... It's relatively easy to setup a product page and when you have to ...
     1  +3 2014 aug 29quitting smoking singingQuit smoking , can't sing - singing voice vocal | Ask MetaFilterWhy did my singing voice get worse when I quit smoking ? How can I fix it ...
     1  +3 2014 aug 29learn flash asapNon-photographer has to learn to use a studio light kit ASAP Non-photographer has to learn to use a studio light kit ASAP ... That's because the flash has to fire in the time that the shutter is open and most ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 28sms mailing listHow do I make a text message -based mailing list ? - textmessages I want to set up a mailing list of sorts, but with text messages instead of emails. What's a system like this called, and how do I do it ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 27selling cd collectionSelling a large CD collection the right way | Ask MetaFilterI want to sell my large CD collection . But what's the best way to do it without getting horribly screwed ...
     1  +1 2014 aug 27the lightest screen monitorVery lightweight computer monitor ? - lcd resolved | Ask MetaFilterDoes anyone make a super- lightweight LCD monitor ? I've been ... We all moved from CRT to Flat Screen Monitors because flat screens take up ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 27forex day trading worksFOREX day trading , can it be done? - foreign currency trade | Ask If someone told me that they beat the market day - trading FOREX from home, ... I have a good friend who works retail sales at a major forex firm.
     1  +5 2014 aug 26dynamic web formDynamic web forms : find a builder or make from scratch? - webform I have a couple web forms I'd like to make: one for a professional purpose, another for personal use (though that could exist as a program or an app ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 26cable vs dish networkWhich is truly better? Cable or Dish Network ? - tv television One of the longest-running modern-day battles is that of Cable vs . Dish Network . Both seem to basically offer the same stuff. Most everything I read ...
     1  +1 2014 aug 24ketchup with pepperPepper , is it going to kill me? - food dining ketchup | Ask MetaFilterBlack pepper : delicious, delightful innocuous condiment or hideous lurking spicy gastronomic menace ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 23production in musicExplain to me, what is " production" in music ? - definition Explain to me, what is " production" in music ? [MI].
     1  +5 2014 aug 23rare usb connectorsHelp me find a rare USB part - PCB mount solder | Ask MetaFilterI'm trying to fix a board. The USB port is broken (now broken off). It's a vertical mount, but it's not using the standard two side 'grippers' for ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 23open writenow files windowsTranslating WriteNow Mac files - Computers Writing Journalism Another option is to find a Windows -based app that will be able to convert the ... The last option is to use open the files in a modern text editor.
     1  +23 2014 aug 23asbestos water tankAsbestos water heater ? - house | Ask MetaFilterAsbestos water heater  ...
     1  +3 2014 aug 22margaritaville clothes skirtsMorbid in Margaritaville - clothing fashion summer | Ask MetaFilterRecommend shoes and clothing that allow me to look like myself in ... How would you feel about wearing a skirt or dress with patterned tights?
     1  ~ 2014 aug 22tank steering wheelSteering wheel on a tank ? - MBT Renault CharB1bis | Ask MetaFilterCan a tank have a steering wheel ? How does it work ...
     1  +1 2014 aug 22diy circa holepunchDiscs + Paper Punch = Circa notebook? - levenger diy resolved Levenger Circa fans: If I buy a set of discs and a paper punch, will that be ... were set for 3 hole punch and use those to split out some of pages.
     1  ~ 2014 aug 22buy recipes databaseWhere can I buy recipes & photographs? - database research food I'm looking for a publication ready recipe /photos to buy and share on a site for a food brand I'm working with. Unfortunately time rules out working with ...
     1  +63 2014 aug 22seven northern california getawaysLittle-known Northern CA getaways ? - norcal cheap vacation | Ask Where to go for a cheap, pretty, short vacation in Northern California ? ... given the sheer size of this state, I'm sure there are great places I'm missing for a 3 day getaway . ... posted by elmay at 7 :34 PM on March 10, 2013.
     1  ~ 2014 aug 21value of old yearbooksOld yearbooks : Historical value ? - journal bookbinding dumpster Do old yearbooks (mostly 1930s and 40s) have any historical value  ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 21woolrich microfibre blanketHelp me find a blanket that doesn't die in the dryer! - pills Several years ago I purchased a Woolrich blanket from Target for my bed. ... Costco sells the softest, warmest microfiber blankets EVER* and ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 20cheapest isp in seattleCheapest , fastest internet in the emerald city? - seattle What are my options for broadband residential internet in Seattle  ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 20explore a website directoriesHow can I see a website's file tree? - directory files filetree How can I browse a website like how it would be if there weren't a ... You know, that type of listing where there are directories , a link to move up ...
     1  +3 2014 aug 20font moto guzziMoto Logo - type typography typeface | Ask MetaFilterI'm very fond of the old Moto Guzzi logo. Anyone know what that font is? A simple logo like the Matchless one is nice. I'm no designer, and I ...
     1  +4 2014 aug 20alternate songs steel guitarsBest songs with steel guitar - music country lap | Ask MetaFilterWhat are your favorite songs featuring steel guitar (lap/pedal steel)? I've always really ... I love the use of steel guitar in wistful pop songs .
     1  +2 2014 aug 19fireproof mat for solderingPlease recommend a soldering mat . - electronics resolved | Ask Googling " soldering mat " gives me a few options, and I've also seen ... are: a couple feet square, stays in one place, fire resistant enough to ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 18men underwaer holeWhy is the opening at the front of men's briefs still there if it's rarely used? ... have to tuck in your shirt, it's way easier to use your fly and the hole .
     1  +6 2014 aug 17verbal sympathy expressionsHow to say "I'm sorry" without actually saying it - sympathy far more than any verbal expression of sympathy can. It depends on the person's particular situation, but offering to take them out somewhere ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 16most profitable plumbing jobsMost profitable plumbing jobs ? - smallbusiness resolved | Ask What particular types of calls do plumbers earn the most profit on ...
     1  +1 2014 aug 16songs about breakfast cerealWhat happy songs mention breakfast ? - music | Ask MetaFilterI second G.Love's "milk and cereal ". Also, for some reason "Bright sunshiny day" and "java jive" make me think of morning and breakfast .
     1  ~ 2014 aug 15accreditation of media outletWhat counts as an " accredited news publication"? - journalism Is there some kind of organization that gives accreditation to newspapers, periodicals, or broadcast outlets ? Or do you just start publishing and ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 15private video serverI want my own private video server . - computer | Ask MetaFilterI have a ton of personal videos , but my laptop has a small SSD. I have another computer at home (and access to a VPS) on 24/7 with decent internet ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 14email away notificationWriting an away message for work vacation - voicemail email | Ask I need help writing and recording away messages for email and voicemail! I work in a very .... Notification of xbox live messages July 20, 2013
     1  ~ 2014 aug 14i miss my exStill miss my ex and struggling to move on. - breakup If I don't miss my ex , then why do I care that he has
     1  +2 2014 aug 12common email addressesEmail address ideas for very common name - emailaddress gmail I have an absurdly common name and literally every combination of myfirst, last and middle initial are taken. I want to avoid using numbers and try to ...
     1  +1 2014 aug 12mexican mega bomb partyMexican bomb hammer party - mexico wtf | Ask MetaFilterWhy, that is a Mexican bomb hammer party ! ... slightly less spectacular clip, and you can see others in the related videos feature ( mega bomba!) ...
     1  +1 2014 aug 12ftp to ftpFTP to FTP Directly? - transfer | Ask MetaFilterI need to transfer 350GB (around 70GB x 5) from 5 servers to my server. Must I download all the information to my computer (not that bad time-wise) ...
     1  +52 2014 aug 11purple socks storyWhat are good examples of jokes with long set-ups? - longjokes The Aristocrats has a long story /setup for a short punchline.
     1  ~ 2014 aug 11kidney stone flakesPlease leave alone, you stone ! - kidneystone resolved | Ask MetaFilterThis morning I went to the ER and found out I had a kidney stone . ... system so that they look like grains of sand or flakes by the time they leave.
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