2016-09-26

First 2016 Pres. Debate Closes In

Post 162518 by mr_bovis deleted for the following reason: Heya, I appreciate the effort here but we're gonna hold off on a debates-centric post until much closer to the actual scheduled air time; there's some discussion about it here on MetaTalk. -- cortex

2016-09-25

That famous Canadian-Japanese politeness

Post 162508 by zippy deleted for the following reason: Without some further context, I'm afraid this is too thin for a post. -- Eyebrows McGee

2016-09-24

I tried it myself!

Post 162495 by Literaryhero deleted for the following reason: Please add this to the still open iPhone thread -- taz

Hate us on Yelp

Post 162492 by Foci for Analysis deleted for the following reason: Oops, looks like we've seen it before. -- LobsterMitten

2016-09-22

Cyberpunk Future: VR and Political Trolling

Post 162456 by CrystalDave deleted for the following reason: This can go in the current election thread -- restless_nomad

The Theranos of Mayonnaise

Post 162450 by kevinbelt deleted for the following reason: Oops, double - we had a Just Mayo/Hampton Creek expose thread in August. -- LobsterMitten

You've Got Mail

Post 162449 by Diskeater deleted for the following reason: Hey sorry, we're trying to keep election stuff corralled in one thread at a time, and here's the current election thread -- go ahead and post this in there? -- LobsterMitten

2016-09-21

I, Racist

Post 162411 by Bella Donna deleted for the following reason: This thread got off on a derail immediately and the entire discussion is about the derail rather than the article; let's try it again tomorrow. -- Eyebrows McGee

An Excellent Cartoonist

Post 162407 by Oyéah deleted for the following reason: Hey there, sorry, the "here's my personal take/personal connection" framing here isn't the right way to present this for Mefi. Fine to repost without that stuff. -- LobsterMitten

Voters, Assemble!

Post 162425 by Bora Horza Gobuchul deleted for the following reason: This can go in the current election thread -- restless_nomad

2016-09-19

J’aimerais m’apercevoir à travers votre regard

Post 162376 by Michele in California deleted for the following reason: Double. -- LobsterMitten

Rio Paralympics 2016

Post 162365 by msmryh deleted for the following reason: Looks like this was meant to be posted in Ask Metafilter. You can go ahead and post over there! -- taz

2016-09-18

"Fathers are biological necessities, but social accidents."

Post 162363 by Johnny Wallflower deleted for the following reason: Sorry but while it seems like this might be a cute thing with willing participants, it's not really clear if some or many of the photos are of unsuspecting people (&/or ganked photos), and therefore more "shaming" and less gentle, loving "laughing-with." If you find more context about that, just let us know! -- taz

make tech rude again

Post 162362 by Charlemagne In Sweatpants deleted for the following reason: This is centered around the iPhone headphone jack thing, which is already being discussed here. Please go ahead and add this there. -- taz

2016-09-17

The Man Who Has It All

Post 162340 by a strong female character deleted for the following reason: Double. -- restless_nomad

2016-09-16

The LaySee Pillow - The pillow for people who wear glasses

Post 162313 by snow_mac deleted for the following reason: Heya, no biggie but we've got a firm No Currently-Active Kickstarters rule for the front page. -- cortex

Johnson and Stein Will Miss First Presidential Debate

Post 162332 by mr_bovis deleted for the following reason: Pop it over here ... trying to keep all the election stuff in one thread! -- Eyebrows McGee

2016-09-13

Deafblind Awareness

Post 162257 by aniola deleted for the following reason: While awareness is great, a short PSA doesn't leave much room for conversation. -- restless_nomad

RadioLab's "Eye In the Skye"

Post 162238 by TheSillyman deleted for the following reason: Sorry, this "here's my take on it" framing isn't suitable for a Mefi post. -- LobsterMitten

Dogs and cats living together!

Post 162246 by cmoj deleted for the following reason: Eh, this has been discussed some in the mega election threads and I'm not sure I see a separate thread on it being productive of much. -- LobsterMitten

2016-09-12

And yet I swear this oath— America will be!

Post 162217 by tivalasvegas deleted for the following reason: Ack! Missed it by thiiiiis much! -- taz

The next stop is super awesome.

Post 162232 by KevinSkomsvold deleted for the following reason: The "asleep person" aspect of this is kind of taking over from the "funny monsters" aspect, so maybe better to give this a pass. -- LobsterMitten

"I work for the US but they don't realise it."

Post 162230 by kliuless deleted for the following reason: Hey, sorry, if we the main links are all paywalled so we have to resort to caches of everthing, that's probably too much; maybe you can repost with other sources on the same topics and the paywalled ones as mere supplemental ones? -- LobsterMitten

2016-09-08

♬… D a v i d … ♩♪

Post 162140 by books for weapons deleted for the following reason: Sorry, jokey or surreally-maybe-jokey-is-it-or-isn't-it suicide content isn't a great fit for Mefi. -- LobsterMitten

2016-09-07

Fidget in Style

Post 162112 by BuddhaInABucket deleted for the following reason: That looks like some solid fidgetin' but we've got a no-ongoing-Kickstarters rule for the front page. -- cortex