2018-02-15

Media Push The Claim There Have Been 18 School Shootings In 2018.

Post 172412 by Armed Only With Hubris deleted for the following reason: Nah. There's an open thread about the shooting, here, and this looks like a goddam stinkbomb regardless. -- cortex

2018-02-14

A conversation with John Perry Barlow

Post 172385 by Yellow deleted for the following reason: Double. -- restless_nomad

2018-02-11

An armed society is a polite society

Post 172324 by MartinWisse deleted for the following reason: Eh, yeah, the topic is neat but the linked article is kinda ehhhh. -- cortex

2018-02-09

Angry Young White Men

Post 172286 by The Whelk deleted for the following reason: Heya, maybe reconstruct this tomorrow in a way that doesn't involve throwing a lot of explicit violence on the front page. Totally possible to convey what's gonna be inside instead. -- cortex

2018-02-07

Ladies and Gentlemen, Mr. Quincy Jones!

Post 172246 by guiseroom deleted for the following reason: Let me tell you about this one time... -- LobsterMitten

2018-02-06

Creation Stories

Post 172220 by kliuless deleted for the following reason: We have an open thread on fake video over here; maybe add these there? -- taz

2018-02-05

Free Speech Leftists Still Exist

Post 172217 by koavf deleted for the following reason: Eh, this seems like wall-to-wall fightbait on a range of topics/individuals we've covered an awful lot. -- LobsterMitten

To the great green recliner in the sky

Post 172214 by 4ster deleted for the following reason: Head on over to the other obit post for Mahoney which has a bit more meat. -- LobsterMitten

Transition timelines

Post 172209 by Foci for Analysis deleted for the following reason: Heya, there's a specific note in the sidebar of that subreddit asking that this not be shared without checking in with them first; for the avoidance of doubt I'm gonna go ahead and pull this down unless/until it's clear that that happened. -- cortex

2018-02-04

Modesty Blaise is NOT a Female James Bond

Post 172199 by MovableBookLady deleted for the following reason: This editorial framing won't work for MetaFilter. -- Eyebrows McGee

2018-02-03

What to do when you've got 36 hours to get to know a city!?

Post 172171 by ericteoh deleted for the following reason: Sorry, but just pointing out an ongoing series in the NYT is a little thin for a post -- taz

Maybe it's time for a smartphone-rolling competition

Post 172173 by clawsoon deleted for the following reason: oops, maybe add this to the already open thread on the Stilton rolling cancellation -- taz

2018-02-02

Is it worth getting a bottle?

Post 172158 by rubymurray deleted for the following reason: This is at best very much not a MetaFilter post. -- cortex

2018-02-01

The Most Unintentionally Hilarious Article of the New Year...

Post 172142 by Oyéah deleted for the following reason: This is not good framing -- restless_nomad

2018-01-30

There's a reason it's called "Ethereum"

Post 172086 by Faint of Butt deleted for the following reason: Let's route this over here -- restless_nomad

2018-01-27

Save a Map

Post 172051 by MovableBookLady deleted for the following reason: Hey, sorry, but active fundraisers are against guidelines -- taz

Let the shit-talking begin!

Post 172049 by not_on_display deleted for the following reason: Sorry, I don't think that even reframed this is going to work. -- Eyebrows McGee

2018-01-26

Let the shit-talking begin!

Post 172033 by not_on_display deleted for the following reason: eh, maybe "I didn't really vet this site, so you guys go ahead and run down the details for me" isn't really the best way to go with this. If the site is actually worthwhile and might make for a good discussion, feel free to repost with context that explains why. -- taz

2018-01-25

Omg, Omoshiroi

Post 171994 by storybored deleted for the following reason: memento memo -- cortex

2018-01-24

Is RuPaul's Drag Race the Most Radical Show on TV?

Post 171987 by MovableBookLady deleted for the following reason: This isn't going too well, sorry. -- goodnewsfortheinsane

2018-01-23

8.2 magnitude quake struck in Gulf of Alaska: Tsunami Alerts

Post 171950 by Gotanda deleted for the following reason: Okay, since the warning seems officially cancelled, probably better to go ahead and delete as requested rather than alarm folks just waking up -- taz

2018-01-22

Disagreeables and the Gated Institutional Narrative

Post 171929 by wjfitzy deleted for the following reason: a personal op/ed about "one of my most controversial theories" in the form of a tweet storm designed to get everyone fighting is not a great post for Mefi -- taz

2018-01-21

Is Trading Binary Options Legal in South Africa?

Post 171914 by nathanmoloto deleted for the following reason: Spammer; banned -- taz

2018-01-20

PRP Hair Treatments - An Innovative Solution for Hair Loss

Post 171898 by Vivian Tyler deleted for the following reason: Spammer; banned -- taz

2018-01-18

Essense of India – Pictured by Photographer

Post 171864 by Kristian Bertel deleted for the following reason: Welp, this sure looks like a malformed attempt to promote your own work on the front page of MetaFilter, which is a bannable offense. -- cortex