Richard Beale was my great great great grandfather ... It's been very weird to see my ancestor's doodles going viral: Mefi's own intensitymultiply on encountering the MERL's popular twitter thread about an 18th century teen's math workbook
All Hail THANKTOBERFEST!!! Proudly smushing up holidays since ... well, since 2018, Mefi is pleased to bring you Thanktoberfest, a chance to share things you're thankful for, make posts about awesome things you're grateful exist, thank other Mefites for their awesomeness, and just generally spread good vibes and gratitude. 🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃
Frowner asks: These are terrible times and I'm fixing to eat my feelings ... what is the best cookie recipe?
Baseball! The heroes, the villains, the extra inning games. Come to Fanfare for all your baseball playoff discussion needs: first the division series, then the NLCS and ALCS (Brewers/Dodgers and Astros/Red Sox).
It's episode 145 of the MetaFilter podcast, with cortex and jessamyn chatting about all sorts of nonsense as is their nonsensical wont.
After the week we've had, are you feeling like you really need a laugh? MetaTalkTail hour has you covered with member choices for "The Best Memes!"
Bohemian lifestyle got you down? Rhapsody in Blue on the radio? Long threads have a tradition... Boat on over and check it out.
Mefites recall: What's a weird thing your family did that you thought was normal until you moved out?
It’s episode 144 of the MetaFilter monthly podcast! cortex and jessamyn talk about Westfalia camper vans but manage never to make a joke about lengthy treaties. Also, lots of MeFi stuff.
Buy, Buy Birdy: Teaching capitalism to corvids with the open source Crowbox experimentation platform.