Come ride the waves with not_the_water's great post about slab surfing
For a party, help me think of typical UK foods to make with US ingredients, or vice versa
How do you drain a pool?
"September 6th, 2017: the day thousands of Mefites checked for foulness behind their ears for the very first time": Melismata asks why the backs of her ears sometimes smell like rhinoceros ass.
Evacuations: A Florida member asks for advice about a possible evacuation to Orlando ahead of Irma, pet friendly and disabled accessible.
Arachnid-friendly Mefite gets suggestions for temporarily rehoming the spiders that live in the old wooden window frame in their kitchen. Reason: landlord coming to inspect the leaky window!
Jane the Brown has a fascinating comment on 19th century home bread making in ShooBoo's fresh, piping hot post "The Rise of Baking Powder"
Jessamyn and cortex are back with another monthly podcast episode!
Mefites discuss Hurricane Harvey and check in on Metatalk.
A member needs advice on preparing house for evacuation, or how to shelter in place if they cannot get out
cubby has posted Hua Mulan, a rather amazing, quirky "live action version of Mulan, with a cast of quite talented child actors," and LEGO Damashii spotted the side-by-side with the Disney version. Great stuff!
Are plants sentient? Fantastic first post from Stonkle!
I've further subdivided the In The Bathroom category of MefiWiki::YouWHAT. I hope you people are happy. A comment from zamboni in the Proper Way to Prepare a Toothbrush Ask Me thread reminds us about the excellent, amusing, and instructive Mefi Wiki section on "all the threads that have exposed the shocking practices of our fellow Metafilterians."