2016-12-03

Now is the time

Post 163753 by infini deleted for the following reason: Heya, sorry, "how must we respond to this election" thinkpieces should go in the current post-election thread. -- LobsterMitten

No Stranger to Truth and Bullshit

Post 163752 by xtian deleted for the following reason: Heya, sorry, we're still corralling stuff about this into the post-election threads, so bring your links over there. -- LobsterMitten

Pastor Jim Bakker Helps You Prepare For Trump's America

Post 163760 by Mr.Pointy deleted for the following reason: Most of these links are either doubles or Trump-related and can go in the election thread -- Eyebrows McGee

2016-12-02

The Eric Clapton Collection

Post 163748 by growabrain deleted for the following reason: this is interesting, but with the way it's framed, people are reading this as a direct ad and it's getting a lot of flags. Maybe repost tomorrow with some more context (like an article about the sale) and/or different wording to make it a little clearer -- or contact us and we can edit right away and undelete. Thanks. -- taz

So a comedian and a hatemonger are sitting next to each other on a plane

Post 163747 by not_on_display deleted for the following reason: Better to add this to the current ongoing discussion about election results, Trumps, etc. Thanks! -- taz

I HAVE A STRONG JAWLINE IS ALL.

Post 163740 by Johnny Wallflower deleted for the following reason: This is kind of a compilation of all possible fights on Metafilter without any real commentary or additional value. -- restless_nomad

2016-12-01

Pony Request: Different timeframe options in popular section

Post 163727 by mulligan deleted for the following reason: Go ahead and make a MetaTalk post about this and/or send us a note at the contact form. -- restless_nomad

Buzz Aldrin evacuated from South Pole

Post 163708 by easily confused deleted for the following reason: I like basically all the nouns in this post but this is a pretty thin press-release sort of thing at this point. Maybe revisit if there turns out to be more meat to it than "ill famous person evacuated from place with limited medical resources". -- cortex

Hottest Lexus Ever

Post 163725 by gryphonlover deleted for the following reason: This is funny but not really enough of anything but clever marketing to sustain a post. -- restless_nomad

2016-11-30

Screws fell from the mainmast like raindrops

Post 163692 by Chrysostom deleted for the following reason: Sorry, looks like there are several previous posts on this. -- LobsterMitten

2016-11-29

Useful: GAO email for addressing auditing Trump's conflicts of interest

Post 163669 by Geameade deleted for the following reason: Sorry, Mefi isn't for posting this kind of thing as an FPP. Election stuff can go in the current election thread, calls to action can also go in this Metatalk. -- LobsterMitten

2016-11-28

The Cats in the Hats

Post 163642 by carter deleted for the following reason: Cats in Hats so Nice we Posted them Twice (Sorry! go ahead and add extra links over there!) -- taz

2016-11-26

Finally some good news

Post 163628 by philip-random deleted for the following reason: this is pretty thin -- taz

2016's Spiral Jetty

Post 163616 by standardasparagus deleted for the following reason: Yep, mixed this yesterday too. A post about it once it's not fundraising anymore would be fine. -- cortex

Ron Glass: 1941 - 2016

Post 163619 by catlet deleted for the following reason: Man, that's a bummer, but let's maybe wait for something slightly less perfunctory/blurby to build a post around. -- cortex

2016-11-25

This was just empty land. Now there’s a hole there. That’s life.

Post 163604 by numaner deleted for the following reason: yeah, god bless 'em and all but I think we can pass on this as a candidate for an exception to the fundraiser proscription -- cortex

I am a Marxist-Leninist, and I will be a Marxist-Leninist until the last

Post 163612 by googlebombed deleted for the following reason: Deleted earlier; let's get something a little better -- taz

Fidel Castro (August 13, 1926 - November 25, 2016)

Post 163610 by Ouverture deleted for the following reason: Please let's construct an actual post around this, not just an announcement. -- restless_nomad

Daddy what else did you leave for me?

Post 163605 by Lanark deleted for the following reason: You can go ahead and throw this in the current election thread - we're trying to avoid the front page becoming All Trump All the Time. -- restless_nomad

2016-11-24

Igor Stravinsky having another creepy breakfast

Post 163594 by Rumple deleted for the following reason: This is great but a double. -- LobsterMitten

New & rare Star Wars prints out in Japan ahead of 'Rogue One' release

Post 163582 by HitchJpn deleted for the following reason: This doesn't really work as a post here, sorry. -- goodnewsfortheinsane

2016-11-21

I wonder if this is enough to get me onto the ...

Post 163542 by Jonathan Livengood deleted for the following reason: This is disturbing and I'm not sure we should be giving this project direct traffic. -- LobsterMitten

2016-11-19

Methinks thou doth protest too much.

Post 163506 by LuckyMonkey21 deleted for the following reason: Sorry, we're keeping post-election madness mostly corralled in single threads still - current one is here. -- LobsterMitten

"...he'll go down in history as a great president."

Post 163514 by Room 641-A deleted for the following reason: Double. Awesome photos but unfortunately a (slightly repackaged) double -- Eyebrows McGee

2016-11-18

[INTERLUDE] Weeknd - I Feel It Coming (feat. Daft Punk)

Post 163474 by panaceanot deleted for the following reason: This is a no-go, links must be to publicly available stuff. -- goodnewsfortheinsane