2018-07-17

Die, Cancer Cells, Die!!

Post 175381 by Yellow deleted for the following reason: Yeah, this is basically a self-promotional piece for a corporation. Perhaps you can find third-party journals discussing this research for a re-do? -- taz

2018-07-16

How Finland Rebranded Itself as a Literary Country

Post 175370 by oprahgayle deleted for the following reason: This is a self-link, and your account is banned. This is not the first time. Do not sign up for this site again. -- LobsterMitten

2018-07-14

Coping with current news

Post 175336 by Margalo Epps deleted for the following reason: Double. -- LobsterMitten

2018-07-13

Anti-censorship Group Scolds Durham, NC City Council

Post 175327 by FiftyShadesOfBae deleted for the following reason: We've had a lot of Jordan Peterson threads lately, and while I applaud my old city and its always-entertaining city council for calling him out, I don't think there's anything to discuss here we haven't gone over several times. -- Eyebrows McGee

"Good Luck, Shuttle Crew!"

Post 175309 by lharmon deleted for the following reason: Double. -- restless_nomad

2018-07-12

No words

Post 175307 by pH Indicating Socks deleted for the following reason: That's awful but this kinda feels like "look at this awful thing" and I feel like, as much awful as there is in the world on an ongoing basis, we could probably be a little choosier about how often that's the thing that lands on the front page. -- cortex

2018-07-09

The shortest economics textbook ever

Post 175234 by oprahgayle deleted for the following reason: This is pretty slight and obvious. -- LobsterMitten

2018-07-08

Will Trump Be Meeting With His Counterpart — Or His Handler?

Post 175214 by chasing deleted for the following reason: This has already been posted in the new catch-all and can stay there. -- restless_nomad

intitle:"index of"

Post 175206 by pompomtom deleted for the following reason: We've had a couple reports of malware downloading through this; get in touch if you'd be okay with an edit to the post that would warn people about that and maybe de-link the actual site, leaving the Medium link? -- LobsterMitten

In Austria, a revolutionary ruling

Post 175212 by oprahgayle deleted for the following reason: There is nothing to do with this fairly slight article but bellow at each other. -- restless_nomad

2018-07-07

The name's Dance, Lord of the Dance

Post 175182 by fearfulsymmetry deleted for the following reason: I get that this is a "look at this asshole" kind of thing, which is usually not a great discussion anyway, but without even a release date or a trailer or much to talk about, maybe this can at least wait until there's more content to go on -- taz

The Death of a Once Great City

Post 175193 by oprahgayle deleted for the following reason: Double. -- Eyebrows McGee

2018-07-06

Trash in NYC

Post 175166 by Yellow deleted for the following reason: Double -- goodnewsfortheinsane

2018-07-03

Twitter is pretty awesome sometimes

Post 175108 by JamesBay deleted for the following reason: This is one of those things that doesn't have much to talk about except the emotional reaction it causes, and that's only fun when the bulk of that reaction isn't "nuke twitter from orbit" -- restless_nomad

2018-07-01

Kittens. I rest my case.

Post 175062 by QuakerMel deleted for the following reason: credit for trying on the But Kittens angle, but there's just so little here and there's not even any pictures of the cats -- cortex

2018-06-30

It's not humility. It's humiliation.I put myself down in order to speak.

Post 175045 by Etrigan deleted for the following reason: Double. -- LobsterMitten

Court Rules Photographs “Factual Depictions”; Copying Them Is Fair Use

Post 175052 by Bighappyfunhouse deleted for the following reason: If this is a decision that will have any impact, and won't immediately be revered on appeal, I think its going to need more framing to be a good post for MetaFilter. -- Eyebrows McGee

2018-06-29

Below the Surface

Post 175023 by churl deleted for the following reason: A man, a post, a canal: Ams2rdam. -- cortex

Web of Stories

Post 175030 by KleenexMakesaVeryGoodHat deleted for the following reason: framing's not going to work, contact us if you want to rework it -- Eyebrows McGee

2018-06-28

The Mexican One Percent is freaking the hell out

Post 175003 by The Whelk deleted for the following reason: Looks like this is a subset of this still-open thread, let's keep it there for now. -- cortex

So much for "The Last Dangerous Visions"

Post 175007 by Gorgik deleted for the following reason: Heya, I think we're better off waiting for a somewhat more thorough obit post. -- cortex

2018-06-27

Justice Kennedy is retiring on July 31

Post 174982 by saizai deleted for the following reason: Heya - we're already neck-deep in a discussion of this announcement over in the US politics megathread; maybe let's keep that first-reaction discussion over there just for now, and wait for a separate post until more is known beyond just the announcement. -- LobsterMitten

2018-06-25

Homemade Tannoy Westminster Royals

Post 174932 by NoMich deleted for the following reason: Poster's request since images cannot be viewed without registration (nice post though!) -- taz

A short account of Brexit

Post 174930 by rongorongo deleted for the following reason: Good post idea, but let's go with the other one! -- taz

2018-06-24

"Seeing something that brings joy is just rare"

Post 174919 by standardasparagus deleted for the following reason: This is not a good article and is not going to go well, I'm afraid. -- restless_nomad