MetaFilter is Currently Read-Only
MetaFilter is currently in read-only mode while we work on the database. This means you can't add posts, comments, or favorites during this time. MeFi Mail is also offline for both reading and sending, and Recent Activity is offline as well. We apologize for the inconvenience and expect to the have this site back online soon. You can find out more about the current status of the site at the MetaFilter Status Blog.