I'm having a weird problem with Dropbox, and googling is failing me because lots of people can't find their Dropbox files. But I can't find them in a very special and exciting way, involving differences between Finder and the command line. What am I dealing with here? [more inside]
My eye is giving me troubles. What's going on here? [more inside]
When talking to a coworker I offered the phrase, "hey kid, go ask your Mom what herpes are.". My coworker responded with "herpes is.". We then started a discussion of the proper use of is/are and could not come to a conclusion. Any insight? [more inside]
Which is correct? a) "Led Zeppelin is a band" b) "Led Zeppelin are a band" [more inside]
Cat food filter: When presented with the same brand and same flavor of wet cat food, my cat will wolf it down at my mother's house and at a friend's house, but not at my house. He used to eat it constantly at my house as well, but suddenly stopped last spring. What gives? [more inside]
How does Sheryl Crow play 'Chances Are' on guitar - non-standard tuning? [more inside]
I hit a dog with my car and I feel terrible. Is there anything I can do? [more inside]
A neighbor is coming over in two or three hours to take a look at my opera and classical music vinyls. [more inside]
We want to buy something new and shiny, but a direct to dvd camcorder from 2005 seems like the best solution. Do you have any better ideas?
We want to buy something new and shiny, but an ancient direct to dvd camcorder seems like the best solution. Do you have any better ideas? [more inside]
How math intensive are the online MBA programs from ASU and Penn State? [more inside]
Different "how are yous" in different languages? [more inside]
Creating a bootable copy of Windows 7 64 bit on a USB drive. [more inside]
I am looking for map design competitions that I can enter (I live in Canada). [more inside]
Help solve Noir mystery! Looking for info on P J Wolfson author of the noir novel Bodies are Dust (1931). [more inside]
A diamond can't be scratched. But can a diamond be crushed? [more inside]
In the film version of Where the Wild Things Are, (spoiler alert!) who are Bob and Terry supposed to be? [more inside]
How to avoid or smartly reply to the question : WHERE ARE YOU FROM ? [more inside]
Please help me with my powerbook keyboard conundrum. Are you geniuser? [more inside]
GrammarFilter: True/False -- The following sentence can be grammatically correct. There's rockets. [more inside]
In haste, I ordered tickets to a Cirque du Soleil event from a web site that charged much more per ticket than Ticketmaster. Now that I know the difference, how can get rid of these tickets and get my money back? Will I get in trouble for selling these tickets for more than they cost, and how do these companies get away with doing this? [more inside]
I have a B. Arch. degree from outside the US. I am currently working in the US "california" and would like to start working on my licensing procedure. And it seems the first step is to "convert" my degree and let it be accepted as an accredited degree. where do I start? Is there special agencies that do that? How much is it going to cost me? I will need any possible advice in this matter especially if you had to go through this same process.
So my car was stolen last night from outside of my work. The police are confident that -- considering the age, make and condition -- it will turn up in anywhere from a few days to a week. [more inside]
I have a habit of typing "There are a..." when my fingers are hovering over the keyboard waiting for my brain to make up its mind what to write. Why is this, is it a textual "um", like in speech? And why those words? And does anyone else do it?