2015-05-06

Two Great Tastes

Post 149416 by chrchr deleted for the following reason: A single link to a promotional site for a self-published book doesn't seem like a great post -- taz

:(

Post 149413 by rorgy deleted for the following reason: It's an amusing little blip, but also pretty thin for a post and we've got a loooot of Election 2016 to get through still given the first half of 2015. -- cortex

From the social policy journal "Duh"

Post 149412 by Johnny Wallflower deleted for the following reason: Looks like there was a pretty in-depth post about Housing First stuff a couple months back. -- cortex

2015-05-05

America's Music Triangle

Post 149377 by mmiddle deleted for the following reason: Looks like the site is returning a 403.6 - Forbidden error for some or all viewers; let us know if it becomes accessible! -- taz

2015-05-02

Sex and gender in radical feminism explained clearly

Post 149314 by Another Fine Product From The Nonsense Factory deleted for the following reason: Sorry, but what is essentially someone's arguments about transwomen not being real women is not a good post for Metafilter -- taz

Beauty is Bestowed by Men

Post 149310 by Peregrine Pickle deleted for the following reason: Hey, sorry, but we had a discussion on this issue and similar experiment not too long ago. -- taz

2015-05-01

Oops.

Post 149283 by kinnakeet deleted for the following reason: There's an open Apple Watch thread, feel free to add this there. -- goodnewsfortheinsane

More than you probably want to know about boxing rings...

Post 149282 by jim in austin deleted for the following reason: Heya, there's an active thread on Mayweather-Pacquiao, this could maybe go in there as a comment. -- goodnewsfortheinsane

2015-04-30

RIP Ronald Senator, Pulitzer winning composer & Miriam Brickman, pianist

Post 149265 by knoyers deleted for the following reason: Hey there, this needs reformatting and could maybe benefit from waiting for obits to be published? Contact us if you'd like to talk about how to format posts with links for the front page. -- LobsterMitten

Tomatan the tomato robot

Post 149258 by backseatpilot deleted for the following reason: Said one post to the other: Ketch up! -- goodnewsfortheinsane

2015-04-29

Please stop and listen before you say any more

Post 149248 by joseph conrad is fully awesome deleted for the following reason: We don't need another active thread on this topic - feel free to drop this in the earlier thread. -- restless_nomad

2015-04-28

Victoria's Secret

Post 149215 by breadbox deleted for the following reason: This is just a job posting for a normal retail position that includes the word 'shrinkage', which isn't really enough for a post here. -- LobsterMitten

2015-04-27

Ta-Nehisi Coates: Nonviolence as Compliance

Post 149195 by Ouverture deleted for the following reason: Already discussing this in the Baltimore thread from earlier tonight. -- LobsterMitten

I'll take the Oreo

Post 149189 by bq deleted for the following reason: These are great but we saw 'em last year. -- cortex

City officials want to cut electrical power to the families of vandals

Post 149180 by MrJM deleted for the following reason: Eh, "town considers legal proposal" is pretty thin for a post without something more substantial than a short news link. -- cortex

grapes and the hedgehog

Post 149155 by moonmilk deleted for the following reason: Double. -- taz

NASA Project HAVOC - Exploring Venus with a Blimp and a Floating City

Post 149147 by EwanG deleted for the following reason: Hey there, adding a coda about your own work isn't allowed in MetaFilter posts. If you want to post your own work, you can use the Projects section or put it on your profile page, but it shouldn't appear in your posts on the main site. -- LobsterMitten

2015-04-24

Swipe Man's Burden

Post 149126 by moorooka deleted for the following reason: This seems like snark for snark's sake rather than something interesting to talk about, sorry. -- restless_nomad

“There is, however, a plot.”

Post 149121 by Fizz deleted for the following reason: Double. -- restless_nomad

The Armenian Genocide and how it shaped Massena, New York

Post 149111 by merikus deleted for the following reason: This is a totally worthy subject to post about Metafilter posts need to not be composed significantly of personal thoughts on the subject; if you want to do this over tomorrow without the extended thoughts in the more inside area, that'd be fine. -- cortex

2015-04-23

FBI "analysis" is performance artists for the prosecution

Post 149098 by dejah420 deleted for the following reason: Double. -- restless_nomad

Mallory Ortberg explains it all!

Post 149079 by maryr deleted for the following reason: She is wonderful, but this is a bit thin to clear the higher Ortberg bar. -- LobsterMitten

2015-04-22

And no, Jason did not sign the complaint-so the f*ck what?

Post 149068 by Pope Guilty deleted for the following reason: This looks like it isn't going anywhere but point-and-laugh, sorry -- restless_nomad

It is time we had the courage to challenge these views.

Post 149032 by feckless fecal fear mongering deleted for the following reason: Looks like this was actually back in 2009. -- cortex

2015-04-21

Using pollen to catch a killer

Post 149013 by gottabefunky deleted for the following reason: Sorry, this article was self-linked yesterday and it's suspicious to see it here again so soon. -- LobsterMitten