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Adam Savage Prefers Metafilter's Format

Adam Savage's AMA on Reddit might not be noteworthy here if not for This Comment: "I feel seriously so dumb about the reply thing. I'm used to the format on Metafilter."
posted by Blake on Sep 30, 2012 - 56 comments

Mythbuster museum exhibit takes off

Still not convinced about that plane on a conveyor belt thing? (See also here here and here.) Well, now you can try it for yourself at the new Mythbusters exhibit at the Museum of Science and Industry.
posted by hydrophonic on Mar 15, 2012 - 50 comments

Tweet out!

MeFi's own Adam Savage ("MOAS") gave us a very cool shout out to his 15 million Twitter followers, saying "Awesome links, excellently moderated discussion. My favorite community of balanced, reasoned debate is www.metafilter.com." And in response to another tweet asking about Reddit, MOAS replied that of course he still reads Reddit, but "for reasonable debate, I far prefer MeFi.". [more inside]
posted by onlyconnect on Apr 16, 2011 - 117 comments

Nerds in Chapel Hill, unit!

Metafilter's own asavage will be in Chapel Hill in September. Let's meet up and listen to him and Jamie talk about stuff! [more inside]
posted by msali on Jul 21, 2010 - 34 comments

Dude Mentions MetaFilter

From the Blue to the Gray: MythBuster and MeFi's own Adam Savage answers questions from Reddit users. Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3. [more inside]
posted by aheckler on Apr 3, 2009 - 86 comments

MetaFilter's Own Physics Quandary

Tonight a debate that has pitted brother against brother, friend against friend, MeFite against MeFite, will be finally laid to rest. The long awaited Mythbusters episode about airplane vs. conveyor belt airs tonight at 9 o'clock. For real this time. No really, it's airing, Adam Savage said so. [more inside]
posted by Kattullus on Jan 30, 2008 - 119 comments

What comes up...

Reminder: Remember that airplane/conveyer belt debate? The Mythbusters investigation airs tomorrow.
posted by grateful on Dec 11, 2007 - 157 comments

Mefi's own

Mythbusters to investigate that pesky airplane-conveyer belt thing.
posted by pantsrobot on Nov 1, 2007 - 199 comments

Lost Another One To The Fark Side

Perhaps he isn't "Metafilter's own" asavage any more?
posted by mr_crash_davis on Aug 16, 2007 - 111 comments

Mythbusters Redux

Our episode of Mythbusters aired tonight, aside from a MeFi sign noticed last month, did anyone spot any other promised shout-outs? [For those without TV, you can see a small segment on silver bullets here, under Mythbusters Uncut. Also, check out the Ask a Ninja clip, just because.]
posted by blahblahblah on May 30, 2007 - 44 comments

Did Anyone else notice the MiFi shoutout on Mythbusters?

There was a Mythbusters marathon recently. At the end of one of the the shows, behind Adam and Jamie, on the back wall, there was a masking tape "MeFi."
posted by johnj on May 8, 2007 - 5 comments

Ninjas, Mythbusters, Mefi - Too awesome to handle

This video, "Metafilter vs. Ask a Ninja Video" has a very obvious MeFi callout.
posted by phrontist on May 1, 2007 - 2 comments

Metafilter Shoutout

Check out the box in the background of this Mythbusters/Ask a Ninja clip.
posted by aliasless on Apr 24, 2007 - 5 comments

MeFi shoutout on tonight's Mythbusters

Speaking of asavage, did anyone else see the MeFi shoutout on tonight's Mythbusters? On the wall during one the post-myth summaries, "MeFi" was written in what looked like chalk on a green chalkboard. asavage mentioned that he'd shout the site out out in MeFi Podcast 3, but it sounded like that would only be for the old west show.
posted by paulus andronicus on Apr 18, 2007 - 39 comments

Ear to the ground.

This is pretty cool.
posted by Kraftmatic Adjustable Cheese on Jan 24, 2007 - 85 comments

AskMe comment linked to by LifeHacker

Hey MetaFilter is famous again! Adam Savage's AskMe answer shows up on LifeHack. (Via Fark. Oh the irony.)
posted by The Deej on Dec 16, 2006 - 1 comment

Adam Savage (asavage) answered an question about a Mythbusters episode in AskMe!

Well, that's about as canonical an answer as you're likely to get for that question, eh?
posted by phearlez on Dec 13, 2006 - 40 comments

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