9 posts tagged with askme by SpecialK.
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AskMe: Hope me break the law!

Ask Metafilter: Help me become a professional shoplifter -- don't we have a guideline against helping people learn how to break the law via AskMe somewhere? Considering that repeat shoplifting is a felony, I think this would fall under that guideline.
posted by SpecialK on May 9, 2007 - 96 comments

I want my askme back!

Revisiting the two-week Ask limit: I still see questions scrolling off the front page daily. Has volume decreased any, or is this arbitrary limit still there just to be frustrating?
posted by SpecialK on Feb 14, 2007 - 120 comments

Offensive gif in Askme thread

This kind of thing should result in an instaban.
posted by SpecialK on Oct 6, 2006 - 71 comments

Does this question promote violence?

Cleanup in aisle 25154... do we really want to be suggesting assault in an ask metafilter thread?
posted by SpecialK on Oct 7, 2005 - 42 comments

"Me-Too-ism" in Ask Metafilter

"Me-Too-ism" in Ask Metafilter
posted by SpecialK on Aug 11, 2005 - 36 comments

the reply is ALWAYS going to be "See a doctor"

Why do people keep asking medical questions on AskMe when the reply is ALWAYS going to be "See a doctor?" Should we have a message like they have on doctors phone lines that says, "If you think you have a medical problem, don't ask us, GO SEE A DOCTOR." in the AxMe posting page?

As a broader question, is community decision making and the internet replacing common sense?
posted by SpecialK on May 12, 2005 - 70 comments

AskMe Error

I'm getting an Error # 4096 while trying to post a comment to Ax Me right now.
posted by SpecialK on Jan 16, 2005 - 5 comments

Gmail Invites aren't cool in AskMe

I have a much bigger problem with the people who shit all over this thread than I do with the thread itself, which was rather cute. I still think it would've been a valid AxMe post even if the "win a gmail invite for being cute" portion hadn't been there.
posted by SpecialK on Sep 21, 2004 - 42 comments

Gun control debate in AskMe

Why are people debating gun control in this thread? It seems as if it was a simple request. It did not seem like there was an invitation or even suggestion for a gun control debate.
posted by SpecialK on Dec 27, 2003 - 24 comments

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