Tell me about the comment you made or answer you gave that got a lot of favorites that you didn't think was all that great. [more inside]
In Monday's "meh" thread I quoted and linked to Sparx's clever 2007 verse on the subject. My comment, which added nothing original, unaccountably picked up some favorates. It may be a small matter but these favorites are surely Sparx's, not mine. Is it a lot of work to reassign 'em?
Whence "meh", and can it be stopped? [more inside]
I'm not going to make any callouts, but could short comments like "that was ghey" or "boring" be deleted as policy? They seem way too... youtubey. I wouldn't want to see an end to criticism or snark, but grunts of dissent tend to damage my perception of the Metafilter brand.
A usa-centric post is surely not the best of the web.
The first two posts in this photography thread, the fourth here, the first here, and the third here are all effectively "meh". Can we please reign in the 'thread derail to prove how hip you are because the photo "isn't doing it for you"' contest.
Would it be possible to eliminate most forms of *YAWN*-ing?
"Does anyone really need this garbage? Personally I am pretty mad at the link poster for not warning me that the following would the biggest waste of time! Seriously, all I have to do is type in m-w.com and I've everything I need. Sorry but that Plump Design plump design (not a typo) really made me.......er.........mad.........uhhhh hold on...........ok I've got it........made me angry. That's it angry."
I'm bothered that some people seem to think they should control the content of this site to their liking.