2014-10-30

Child sex exploitation 'social norm' in Greater Manchester

Post 144030 by marienbad deleted for the following reason: Big, terrible story; breaking today, it seems. A bit thin then given the subject matter, leaving little to discuss but our collective outrage? Feel free to repost in a few days or so when more will have come out / been written on this. -- goodnewsfortheinsane

2014-10-29

A Girl, a GoPro, and Over 100 Counts of Sexual Harassment

Post 144006 by ourt deleted for the following reason: Double. -- taz

Ponies being tortured!

Post 144005 by metasonix deleted for the following reason: This probably needs more context/explanation -- mathowie

2014-10-28

I just saw a thousand dollars

Post 143995 by swift deleted for the following reason: Double. -- restless_nomad

this is the song that never ends, it will go on and on my friend

Post 143982 by divabat deleted for the following reason: Double. -- restless_nomad

An interactive education

Post 143972 by Joe in Australia deleted for the following reason: Double. -- taz

2014-10-27

If I = PAT, then what can we do about P?

Post 143966 by wilful deleted for the following reason: Heya, seems like an interesting piece of work, but if the paper itself isn't available to most readers and the balance of the post is just a pretty short blog commentary on it, that's probably not the best setup for a post to the front page. -- cortex

Public Health or Public Relations?

Post 143950 by entropone deleted for the following reason: We have quite a few Ebola posts currently active, and this is has been brought up in at least one; probably better to add extra links to the discussion there rather than splintering the conversation further. -- taz

2014-10-26

Neither Q nor A for the moment

Post 143941 by GhostintheMachine deleted for the following reason: Seems like if this is a thing where there's an expectation of some sort of detailed reporting coming out soon, it'd be better to specifically wait until that has happened and/or there's some other less-rumor, more-facts-on-the-ground stuff shaking out. -- cortex

Did you mean to type oiligarchy

Post 143925 by infini deleted for the following reason: This article dates to April of this year, when we had a thread on the subject. -- cortex

2014-10-25

1st thing to come up when googling "Why some are people such assholes?"

Post 143913 by Michele in California deleted for the following reason: This isn't really a remarkable Cracked listicle, we've had a ton of them in the past, a little thin for a post. -- mathowie

Becoming post-Israeli: Why I immigrated to Berlin

Post 143912 by josher71 deleted for the following reason: Sorry, paywalled, we can't comment on it if we can't read it. -- mathowie

2014-10-24

Should I Work For Free?

Post 143899 by Mchelly deleted for the following reason: Double. -- restless_nomad

Run the Jewels Redux

Post 143878 by dortmunder deleted for the following reason: Yeah, active fundraiser is a problem. Fine to repost without, or contact us if you want the post edited. Sorry for the trouble! -- goodnewsfortheinsane

2014-10-22

Heartbreak... it tastes like chicken

Post 143834 by miss lynnster deleted for the following reason: Sorry, this is sort of goofy news-of-the-weird with a sprinkle of the Colonel's let's laugh at depressed people seasonings. -- mathowie

Pax Dickenson: Rebel

Post 143828 by lkc deleted for the following reason: However it was intended, this appears to be a great excuse for everyone to get their hate on, and that doesn't make for a worthwhile thread, sorry. -- restless_nomad

Quality auto loans from the UBIK loan company

Post 143816 by Another Fine Product From The Nonsense Factory deleted for the following reason: Double. -- taz

2014-10-21

Gender Inequality, Gender Inequality Everywhere

Post 143805 by ourt deleted for the following reason: Double. Earlier today... -- mathowie

My hoverboard is full of squeals

Post 143785 by adamrice deleted for the following reason: Neat idea but post should wait until after they've finished their kickstarter campaign in a couple months. -- cortex

2014-10-20

Poetry in an unexpected place.

Post 143760 by rhombus deleted for the following reason: This is a little too point-and-laugh, sorry. -- restless_nomad

The UKIP Calypso

Post 143755 by colie deleted for the following reason: This guy is an asshole, but a "hey look at this asshole" outragefilter post isn't really great for Mefi -- taz

2014-10-19

Social Media Feeds Eating Disorders

Post 143750 by ourt deleted for the following reason: Heya, posts to the front page really need to not have bloggy personal-perspective framing like you've got in the more inside here. Posts should basically be about the link(s), not your opinions/thoughts about them. -- cortex

A List of Pointless Websites

Post 143733 by brunathan deleted for the following reason: Self link; banned -- taz

2014-10-18

We were a bunch of eighth-grade boys. Not an ensemble of stout-hearted

Post 143721 by roomthreeseventeen deleted for the following reason: Double. -- restless_nomad

Mid-Career and Pregnant

Post 143714 by ellieBOA deleted for the following reason: oops; looks like we posted this the first time around -- taz