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The Whelk: There's got to be a great wacky farce reason behind Denmark's ...lets say dress, right? She forgot the real dress back in Copenhagen and had to make that in the hotel room the night before, and Finland totally didn't even help.... [more]
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Also USA 2010 (scroll down most of the way) was the best costume for anything ever. [more]
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Or you could "play the cowboy card" like "playing the race card". [more]
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PussKillian: Genevieve Valentine also does a funny and interesting roundup/commentary of the pageant outfits. "Greece, you have one job. A chiton is your job. What is this." Fantastic.... [more]
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Tangrams? [more]
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OMG Whelk this is totally a Hunger Games precursor. [more]
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Do check out Peru in Part 3 for some conquistadorian hotpants. [more]
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You need to deeplink to the images people, I am at work and can't keep scrolling around looking at scantily clad ladies. [more]
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I'm glad we are all remembering the core MetaFilter principle during this busy holiday time: For every link, be sure to tell everyone exactly how your computer hardware performs and whether or not your idiosyncratic browser set-up works flawlessly.... [more]
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jessamyn: there is often a user-side assessment of whether a post hits the bar for "Should this be posted to MeFi even though it's from a site that many people have indicated that they are very tired of?" Fair enough. Perhaps we... [more]
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>ASK WOMAN ABOUT VERSACE CORPSE [more]
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Shitty business practices? At Wal-Mart?!? Surely you jest, &c. It's amazing how they've managed to make every single portion of the retail process as unpleasant and distasteful as possible. From store construction to sourcing to pricing to... [more]
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Brandon Blatcher: Serious question: why do you want to have this discussion with the Metafilter community, as opposed to making an interesting post about the subject? I don't think it's much of a secret that many people here value... [more]
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As a young comic book reader, it was incredibly transgressive that Jean Grey didn't even have a superhero name. It made the X-Men the most "real" comic book I read.... [more]
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SAY IT! [more]
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Yeah, I'll eat the fuck out of some fast food, but the McRib is just nasty. [more]
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sock puppet mop bucket: my goal is to escape completely secretly so he has absolutely no clue how to ever contact me and i don't have to hear him beg for forgiveness because i would probably cave. That's an awesome goal, and I really hope... [more]
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I’m working on some refinements to MetaFilter and a couple of new subsites for it as well. Should be live in a couple months. Whoa. That's quite a teaser.... [more]
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I like to ask "So what are some things that would constitute absolute success for a person in this position? What are the biggest problems that need solving?... [more]
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Ask MeFi comment - Two years ago

So I've had some more time to think about it and I'd say you should really give him a shot through three books (two novels and a story collection: The Shining Night Shift It That drops you pretty well into what King is all about, and... [more]
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MuffinMan: From a non-American perspective this reads less like a mantra of self-sufficiency and more like a rejection of society. It does from many American perspectives, too. You comment was incredibly well-said and makes amazing points... [more]
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Geez, all this carrying on about what phrases we can and can't use sure sounds like a problem only for people who live in large industrialized countries with high Gross National Product and high rankings on the Human Development Index, amirite?... [more]
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That's an unconventional definition of cuteness you're working with, huh? They look like a pufferfish mated with a manatee. [more]
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Carrying a gun in order to feel safe is like saying your way to deal with your lower back pain is to drink a fifth of vodka and pass out so it doesn't hurt anymore. Sure, you've eliminated the symptom, but how about addressing the cause of... [more]
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I would have my daughter hang out in the park with the homeless drug addicts before I send her to a school where the teachers are armed. [more]
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MeFi comment - Two years ago

I have a little habit that I've always enjoyed up until now. When I read a list of children's names (my daughter's classmates, an honor roll, a Little League team), I think about what they will become someday. Neurologist. Baseball player.... [more]
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Nelson: The way most people sing Happy Birthday turns it into a dirge anyway. Melody; some notes are different pitches from others. Try it sometime! No shit. At least pick up the pace a little. I'm an awful singer, but anytime I'm in a... [more]
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downing street memo: How about "holy fucking shit", for starters? Rational, reasoned discussion is not an absolute good. "Holy fucking shit" has value. Yeah, I totally agree with you, but MeFi is not set up to be a... [more]
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PRESIDENT Today, we celebrate our Balloondependence Day! [more]
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I'm so sorry for your loss. I read "If" by Rudyard Kipling at my grandfather's funeral, as a tribute to all that he taught me. If you can keep your head when all about you Are losing theirs and blaming it on you; If you can trust... [more]
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I'm sure you are no longer in Target, but for future reference, there is also a series of Monster High books, that are apparently quite good for doll-based YA fiction. Yellow: Mike and Sully were the most popular with the kids in my life.... [more]
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Did someone notify Marcus Brody? [more]
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My 11-year-old Monster High fan says Frankie Stein is the main character, so she is cool. Also Draculaura and Clawdeen Wolf. If they have the Sweet 1600 version that is the best, but it says it is not available in stores on the Target website.... [more]
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The City and the City, China Miéville. It's quite different from any other Miéville, just so you know. [more]
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A subsite about biographies. Call it BiograFilter, or BiograFi! [more]
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MetaTalk comment - Two years ago

You have to try #1, and be as forceful as you can about getting together. If it doesn't work, do #3. Keep in mind, you have probably already damaged the friendship by not being up front about only wanting something physical. If she has become... [more]
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You might look at Calorific. It doesn't count calories exactly, but kind of brackets your food into three "classes" (Great, OK and Bad) and then gives you a star rating on your daily eating. It's an interesting approach that may be less of... [more]
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Ana White and her family are building a two-family house in interior Alaska for her mother and mother-in-law to share (she calls it The Momplex). The construction process is exhaustively detailed in her blog, and they are just now insulating it... [more]
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Also - never ask if they're ready for bed, always tell. "Ok! Time for bed! Yay! Bed!" Oh hells yes. One of the best things I've ever learned as a parent (and it still applies to parenting my 11-year-old) is never ask a question... [more]
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I've missed the last 20 or so years of Howard and Nester. Can anyone catch me up? [more]
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Vomit. Lots and lots of vomit. #tiltawhirlproblems [more]
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But wait... Labour is in favor of this bill? I thought they were progressive? Or are they in favor because it means more freedom for other religious groups to marry as they see fit? And the CofE is opposed to it? So... they want to same-sex marry?... [more]
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You know that Nick and Jess are going to end up together. #newgirlproblems [more]
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This is an interesting issue and I'm enjoying the discussion. [more]
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b33j: I also feel a bit voyeuristic here. Does Tabi know we're all talking about her behind her back (with admiration, but also some weird patronistic - I dunno - some smarter person will come along and work it out). I would be happy to... [more]
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MeFi comment - Two years ago

The Rook is a great spy thriller + magic. Still not sure we are hitting the mark though. [more]
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Such a tightness in my chest reading that story. I also have some folks in my extended family who have succeeded thanks to the US military, so I really hope Tabi gets some nice safe postings and a has good career in the Navy.... [more]
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A Galileo thermometer! Something I never knew I always wanted! Thanks Quonsar! [more]
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ugh I miss Jeff and Akbar. Come on down to Akbar and Jeff's Goodtime Handmade Beerdrinkery! Where the hip skip to tip a drip! [more]
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winna: but adding more content-free options is a bad plan I do think such a content-free comment is clearly deletable under the guidelines, but I hope the mods would consider allowing it, as it relatively painlessly solves a problem that a... [more]
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