zamboni with the facts about giant diamonds, the Venus lander, and what this has to do with export taxes.
Can a fish see out of water? Wolfster introduces us to the amazing anablep, the fish whose eyes are bifocals.
Pogo_Fuzzybutt reflects on "one of the better" pizzas he's had -- the day began with a hiker falling off a cliff (Spoiler: don't worry, the hiker lives).
Hey, what's with the subtle change in typography on the Modern theme? Funny you should ask.
It's the latest podcast episode, with cortex and jessamyn. (And a few mefite voicemails too!)
Currently in MetaTalk:
Testing out a new US Politics sidebar widget – A little something to assist both hiders and seekers
WomensMarch 2: Electric Boogaloo – For the third year, members discuss encouraging women to make front page posts to the site with a March drive
Want to talk Super Bowl? Head on over to this FanFare thread!
Is your breast savage? We have music:
"the well of leftist funk runs deep"
Virtual crate digging through diverse music from Africa
The Afghan Women's Orchestra
30 Years of Acid on Wax
Smells Like Teen Spirit x1000
Sounds of Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris
Pitchfork's 50 Best IDM Albums of all time
The new podcast episode is out, with greetings and thoughts and such from dozens of friendly mefites who called in to the podcast voicemail box!
Call the new podcast voicemail box to share your end-of-year greeting with MetaFilter. Details right here in MetaTalk.
"A holiday marathon of video festialities": For the third year in a row, the MST3K Club No-Stress Christmas Video Marathon brought to you by JHarris and co: "On the menu: MST3K Christmas movies, a few other riffing delicacies, a wide assortment of Christmas specials and episodes both good and bad, and some other short oddments thrown in..."
The Secret Quonsar Thank-You Thread is full of thoughtful deeds and gratitude.
This month's episode of the MetaFilter monthly podcast, for your consumption.