2015-03-31

Animal Magnetism

Post 148468 by Miko deleted for the following reason: Oddly enough we just had a post on Mesmer; maybe put this over there? -- LobsterMitten

2015-03-30

"The opinion won’t back up in his brain and kill him."

Post 148461 by NoraReed deleted for the following reason: Sorry, this is a bit hodge-podge, with the first post very briefly explaining ironic misandry (this might be a good basis for a longer post), and the second sort of making a quick cheap joke about mansplaining = ejaculate, and we've had quite a few "mansplaining" conversation already. Think about another way to go with this? Contact us if you have questions. -- taz

2015-03-29

Dog.

Post 148429 by showbiz_liz deleted for the following reason: I am actively sad to delete this as a double because it is just what I need right now. -- restless_nomad

If you look after the sense, the sounds will look after themselves

Post 148428 by hoist with his own pet aardvark deleted for the following reason: Double. -- restless_nomad

A brilliant tinder hack made hundreds of guys flirt with each other.

Post 148406 by mecran01 deleted for the following reason: Sorry, deleted previously! -- taz

2015-03-27

I even have a beard.

Post 148365 by joseph conrad is fully awesome deleted for the following reason: Hey, yeah, this looks like it might be a better fit as an addition to your philosophy post from yesterday than as a second post today, maybe add it as a comment? -- cortex

2015-03-26

The latest skirmish in the culture wars: Reed College vs. the MRA Troll

Post 148347 by LeRoienJaune deleted for the following reason: We deleted a previous post about this guy and I think the logic still holds. -- restless_nomad

Pommes Frites Building on 2nd Ave in the East Village Collapsed

Post 148342 by wendyfairy deleted for the following reason: This is horrible but breaking news, let's wait a bit until there's more solid info. -- LobsterMitten

Yes, you ARE freaking out...man.

Post 148339 by Cookiebastard deleted for the following reason: Sorry, looks like the fundraiser is still open, and that's a no-go for us. Maybe post again once it's done? -- LobsterMitten

#BrosSwipingBros

Post 148325 by cendawanita deleted for the following reason: This strikes me as a questionable hack or prank and either way it's a bit on the thin side for a post. -- goodnewsfortheinsane

"Are you sure that's a real god?"

Post 148319 by harold_dumbacher deleted for the following reason: This seems to have some serious framing problems, sorry. -- restless_nomad

2015-03-25

With a mnifty mneumonic. Or mnot so mnifty, as the case may be.

Post 148302 by joseph conrad is fully awesome deleted for the following reason: I do dig the rant for rants' sake, but as a short personal rant about a gross mnemonic they remember from school this is pretty thin for a post. -- cortex

No ropeclimbing?

Post 148294 by auntie maim deleted for the following reason: Heya, the archival footage is interesting but it looks like this is ultimately just a promotional video for a currently-in-progress fundraising campaign, which isn't kosher for the front page. -- cortex

2015-03-24

Like Omegle meets Rosetta Stone

Post 148282 by oceanjesse deleted for the following reason: Links that are just to apps make for less-great Metafilter posts, since people would have to download and try the app to talk much about it. -- restless_nomad

Oh you pretty thing

Post 148272 by joseph conrad is fully awesome deleted for the following reason: This chart is very fun but has made the rounds before. -- LobsterMitten

Your tension has been exterminated

Post 148268 by hoist with his own pet aardvark deleted for the following reason: Double. -- LobsterMitten

2015-03-23

Man-tears are too high in sodium and are just empty calories

Post 148250 by Lemurrhea deleted for the following reason: This seems like ground we've trodden pretty thoroughly recently. We've had a MRA post this month, Elam a month ago, etc, plus do we want to be linking to these hate sites? -- LobsterMitten

A Dalek Relaxation Tape

Post 148247 by purplesludge deleted for the following reason: PEACEFUL THOUGHTS -- LobsterMitten

2015-03-22

In College and Hiding From Scary Ideas

Post 148204 by crazy with stars deleted for the following reason: We've had this argument several times recently, and this op-ed doesn't seem like a major advance on the previouslies. -- LobsterMitten

Ska Or Improv?

Post 148198 by a manly man person who is male and masculine deleted for the following reason: This is maybe a little thin/not ready for prime time? -- LobsterMitten

2015-03-21

Document Freedom Day is March 24th

Post 148187 by ShanShen deleted for the following reason: This isn't so much a cool thing on the web as a call to action, which doesn't work as a post, sorry. -- restless_nomad

2015-03-20

Gender Bias in the workplace

Post 148150 by bbqturtle deleted for the following reason: Scott Adams blogging about his personal analysis of gender equality is singularly unlikely to make for a good Metafilter thread. -- cortex

At the Flick of a Switch

Post 148149 by Cool Papa Bell deleted for the following reason: at first I was like ヽ(•‿•)ノ but then I was all (╯°□°)╯︵ ┻━┻ -- cortex

Nothing about us, without us

Post 148133 by MartinWisse deleted for the following reason: Ah, yes looks like that makes it a double, sorry. -- goodnewsfortheinsane

Male Standards of Beauty around the Globe

Post 148132 by manderin deleted for the following reason: Sorry to be a spoilsport here but this is maybe a tiny bit on the thin side, given the complexity and sensitivity topic. -- goodnewsfortheinsane