2017-01-19

Best Mac ever?

Post 164653 by GuyZero deleted for the following reason: Uh -- cortex

2017-01-18

We voted for Trump...here's why.

Post 164640 by HuronBob deleted for the following reason: This is not appropriate framing for a post, sorry. -- restless_nomad

Alleged love-child of Jerry Lewis is homeless on the streets of Philly

Post 164632 by fixedgear deleted for the following reason: This is really an ok article but the framing isn't doing it any favors. -- restless_nomad

2017-01-17

Great violence has been done to the art of poetry today

Post 164613 by Emperor SnooKloze deleted for the following reason: I'm not sure this will sustain a whole thread - go ahead and throw it in here -- restless_nomad

2017-01-16

Adorable iconic character to Trump: Screw Ewe

Post 164600 by ericbop deleted for the following reason: I'm all for puppet sass but let's toss this in the current active US politics thread. -- cortex

2017-01-14

Welcome to Beautiful Parkersburg

Post 164576 by kevinbelt deleted for the following reason: Looks like we discussed this last year. -- LobsterMitten

2017-01-11

Gecko. Bubbles. Delightful.

Post 164528 by BlueHorse deleted for the following reason: Double. -- restless_nomad

Kompromat

Post 164516 by Puddle deleted for the following reason: Hi, this is being discussed over here! -- taz

2017-01-10

Best Macros Point & Shoot Camera around $200

Post 164513 by Arachnophile deleted for the following reason: Looks like this should go in Ask Metafilter - also, please use the handy link button to make those links clickable (and readable) -- restless_nomad

Attorney General Confirmation Hearings Live

Post 164499 by stillmoving deleted for the following reason: Folks are discussing the hearings over here. -- LobsterMitten

#goldenshowers

Post 164511 by mysticreferee deleted for the following reason: I see what you did there, but we're not really in favor of stunt posting, sorry. -- restless_nomad

2017-01-08

If anyone else comments on this thread, they will be suspended...

Post 164466 by griphus deleted for the following reason: I can appreciate the goofy weirdness impetus for this but there's kind of a you-had-to-be-there sense to this existing solely as a bunch of long-ass screenshots of a facebook argument without context. -- cortex

2017-01-06

17 years and five million dollars later, something has to change.

Post 164427 by mecran01 deleted for the following reason: Ah, jeez, I didn't notice at first the kinda right-there fundraising box between the article and the comments. That does kinda throw a wrench in the gears for a front page post, much as I hope things work out for jwz and DNA. -- cortex

Computer Bag Refresh

Post 164444 by chartreuse deleted for the following reason: Looks like you meant this for AskMetafilter; go ahead and post it over there instead. -- LobsterMitten

2017-01-05

Hate crime charges filed after ‘sickening’ video shows attack on disable

Post 164412 by koavf deleted for the following reason: This is awful but I am not sure "look at this awful thing" is gonna create something new and good on the site and leading with a description of violence and terror on the front page feels like a bad idea just in general. -- cortex

Hard science and anicca (impermanence)

Post 164404 by JiffyQ deleted for the following reason: double -- goodnewsfortheinsane

2017-01-04

The Mysterious Disappearance of Keith Davis

Post 164388 by joelf deleted for the following reason: One fish two fish. -- LobsterMitten

2017-01-03

"Is that baby on the hoof?" "…Do not know."

Post 164369 by Johnny Wallflower deleted for the following reason: Backstroke of the Sith rides again! -- LobsterMitten

2017-01-02

Facebook will get even worse on privacy on January 30

Post 164358 by Nancy Lebovitz deleted for the following reason: Heya, Mefi posts aren't framed with "here's my take" or "here's what I'm hoping to get from this post" - should be more "here's an interesting thing on the web". Contact us in the next hour or so if you'd like to edit and repost. -- LobsterMitten

All she wants for Christmas is a functioning sound system

Post 164350 by I_Love_Bananas deleted for the following reason: Yeah, eh. -- cortex

2017-01-01

We can't necessarily blame 2016

Post 164323 by oheso deleted for the following reason: Already discussing the 2016 celebrity death demographics thing here; please add this link over there! Thanks -- taz

2016-12-30

Barack Obama still loves babies....2016 (and final) version

Post 164294 by bluesky43 deleted for the following reason: I'm guessing this is a mispaste and not some sort of oblique semiotic dissertation on Obama's tenure but I guess drop me a line at the contact form to let me know either way. -- cortex

Cat Facts, meet Cat Objective Key Results

Post 164297 by CrystalDave deleted for the following reason: Double. -- restless_nomad

2016-12-27

One last desperate attempt to pull 2016 back from the brink.

Post 164249 by honeybee413 deleted for the following reason: As much as I am in favor of absolutely any reason to discuss good news, we've discussed this before (hello, filling in for vacationing mods!) -- jessamyn

2016-12-26

A theory of the mechanism driving our post-factual world.

Post 164223 by MikeWarot deleted for the following reason: Heya, this may be interesting, but if so a post about it with a bit more framing about the content of the 19-minute talk and without the "here's my opinion, discuss" bit would be a better way to go than this. -- cortex