Books on Fanfare has been discussed
, but in a theoretical way. The thread
on The Stand makes me want to re-read it, and makes me want to be able to discuss it with MeFites. May I shoehorn it into Fanfare? [more inside]
I have had three comments deleted from the thread re the alleged murder of Michal Brown.
From the OP
Escalating Tensions in Ferguson, Missouri
August 19, 2014 2:45 AM Subscribe
We are now entering day 10 of protests in Ferguson, MO, protesting the murder of unarmed teenager Michael Brown by local law enforcement officer Darren Wilson on August 9th.
We're approaching the playoffs of the MLB fantasy league and I saw the post
about the soccer football league. Does MeFi do a NFL league? [more inside]
I recall seeing a comment within the past few months that I am 97% sure was on Metafilter and am trying to hunt down--details are so hazy that I am having trouble searching/Googling. It was about an African-American woman from the late part of the 19th Century or early part of the 20th Century who was an early advocate for civil rights and who is largely overlooked but who has an interesting history. Possibly framed in a "she totally kicked ass" kind of way in said comment. Notably, she managed to get an advanced degree/degrees at a time when that was systemically very challenging. Ring any bells? Know it isn't much to go on.
Can we have a way to optionally restrict the visibility of a meetup location to the participants who've confirmed their attendance? Or to at least limit the visibility to logged-in mefites? Currently there's no way to, for example, announce a house party without the whole world seeing where the host lives.
Back in January, flapjax at midnite
posted an item about some street performers in New Orleans entitled, "just a little folk music for y'all
." I opined
that it was a shame that the performers' identities were not recorded. [more inside]
Just checking to see if anyone on metafilter is also playing Elder Scrolls Online. If you are and you would like to play with other Mefites then drop your user name in here. [more inside]
I can't login using Lynx. Specifically, I can't get Lynx to even prompt me to accept any cookies from Metafilter, and I think I know why. The problem seems to be with when cookies expire. [more inside]
Could Metafilter's survival lie in a private member's homepage? [more inside]
Is there a way to get rid of the consistent problem of a plural tag and a singular tag "splitting" the posts that appear under a tag subject? [more inside]
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