Sideblog

June 1
Very exciting MetaFilter news: we have two new part-time moderators joining the team. Come say hello to travelingthyme and loup!

May 26
Want to join Mefi's team for the May 30-31 GISH (Great Internet Scavenger Hunt) mini-hunt? Today's the last day to join.

May 1
It's episode 163 of the MetaFilter monthly podcast, with cortex and jessamyn!

April 3
It's episode 162 of the MetaFilter monthly podcast, with cortex and jessamyn!

April 1
Come join our April non-fools day Indoor Scavenger Hunt! Can you find all the things? Post a photo or poem etc of your finds, and suggest things for people to seek.

March 27
Hey, MetaFilter folks, Let's make some dang art! Want to show something off, or talk about art, or see what folks are making, or figure out how to get started? Come on in, take your mind of things.


Want to send some mail and get some mail? Join the Covid Card Swap! Sign up by Friday April 3 to participate.

March 20
MetaFilter will be down for approximately 2 hours, 1:00-3:00 a.m. Pacific time, for some necessary server maintenance. Details in MetaTalk.

March 17
In Metatalk: How about some fun community indoor activities?

March 9
COVID-19 Updates

MeTa: Check-in thread
MeFi Wiki: ThereIsHelp Resources
MeFi: Modeling the outbreak, Real-time visualizations, Rumor control
AskMe: Managing anxiety, managing travel, getting good information, Meal Planning for the Pandemic
Mefi IRL: IRL now has an "Online" category for virtual meetups
FAQ: We've added a site FAQ for Coronavirus posting and commenting tips, as well as site help and resources
Chat / FanFare: We've opened a "Watch" room in Chat for those who'd like it for livewatch events
[This post is being updated as new posts / features are added]

March 6
It's episode 161 of the MetaFilter monthly podcast with cortex and jessamyn!

February 24
On a day like this, be sure to check your website for scorpions before putting it on.