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So you can probably guess what my New Year's resolution is going to be...

I have two 25-lb. dumbbells and typical living room furniture. I need to workout - strength building, not cardio, for this question. Difficulty level: I can't make much noise, because my two-year-old will be asleep in the next room. [more inside]
posted by po822000 on Dec 29, 2011 - 11 answers

Quiet keyboard?

Help me find a quiet keyboard [more inside]
posted by SevenSpirits on Dec 11, 2011 - 13 answers

Would you prefer I start shouting?

Others describe me as "quiet". Is there something wrong with how I interact with others? [more inside]
posted by wansac on Dec 7, 2011 - 37 answers

What? I can't hear you over the sound of the CPU fan!

The target: massive data-sets requiring week-long number crunching. The need: serious desktop processing power with fat memory pipelines. The catch: must be rigged for silent (or near-silent) running. [more inside]
posted by jpolchlopek on Oct 21, 2011 - 24 answers

Looking for a shady, quiet spot near water to relax around the SF Bay

Any SF Bay Area'ers know a good place to hang out by a little creek or by the ocean in the shade all day and just relax, have a picnic, nap or read? Maybe play some music at a low volume? [more inside]
posted by missy_b on Sep 23, 2011 - 11 answers

Quiet hair clippers for one year old

What's the best quiet set of hair clippers for cutting a one-year-old's hair? [more inside]
posted by mistersix on Sep 7, 2011 - 10 answers

Romantic bars in Chicago?

Anyone know of a romantic bar in Chicago to go for after-dinner drinks on a Friday night? [more inside]
posted by swingbraid on Sep 4, 2011 - 8 answers

I have ear pain in quiet rooms at any little noise.

It's only in my left ear, and mostly only when the room is very quiet. At first it would only happen in the car after we turned the engine off. Now it happens all the time at home if I don't have music on to drown out small noises like my typing or talking or the pings of IMs. [more inside]
posted by Charybdis on Aug 13, 2011 - 9 answers

My girlfriend is quiet

I'm chatty. She is quiet. What do I do? [more inside]
posted by pauldonato on Jun 26, 2011 - 47 answers

How can I underclock the CPU in Windows 7 on a MacBook Pro?

How can I underclock the CPU in my Macbook Pro (2010) in Windows 7? [more inside]
posted by dougrayrankin on May 21, 2011 - 7 answers

SHHHHHH!!!!!!

I have moved to the loudest place on earth. Help me not lose my mind. [more inside]
posted by Space Kitty on Mar 3, 2011 - 19 answers

Have they invented the snorkel-microphone yet?

Privacy-preserving microphone: does this product exist yet? [more inside]
posted by foursentences on Dec 15, 2010 - 4 answers

undergrads make me scream

Help me get away from the undergrads [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Sep 7, 2010 - 32 answers

stfu air conditioner!

How to quiet down our AC window unit that seems to make an entire wall resonate? [more inside]
posted by mandymanwasregistered on Sep 4, 2010 - 4 answers

Quiet, peaceful escape near Vancouver

Where to go for a quiet budget vacation near Vancouver at end of August? [more inside]
posted by Listener on Aug 17, 2010 - 14 answers

Recommend me a mouse!

I'm looking for a really quiet mouse (computer).. can you recommend any? [more inside]
posted by Bacillus on May 17, 2010 - 6 answers

WHERE DO THEY DISCUSS QUIET COMPUTERS?

Where can I find a good article or discussion about quiet computers / quiet cooling fans? [more inside]
posted by shipbreaker on May 4, 2010 - 12 answers

Silence is the relative or total lack of audible sound.

Quiet bars in Cambridge, MA on Friday and Saturday evenings? [more inside]
posted by a womble is an active kind of sloth on Apr 19, 2010 - 13 answers

San Francisco Financial District: quiet place for a phone screen

San Francisco Financial District: quiet place for a phone screen [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Feb 25, 2010 - 10 answers

Quiet, cheap hostel room or B&B in London or SE UK?

Can you recommend a quiet, cheap hostel room or B&B in London or SE UK where I can rest for a week and get over jetlag? [more inside]
posted by Not Supplied on Feb 23, 2010 - 6 answers

Noise canceling headphones & the like: Help me stop the beat from going on.

My husband's been playing drums for about a year, and he's getting really good. Yay! Unfortunately, I sometimes have a really hard time concentrating on my work when he's practicing. Help me find some gear that will give me the quiet I need. [more inside]
posted by palmcorder_yajna on Feb 20, 2010 - 14 answers

Quiet Sydney city dwelling wanted!

SydneyFilter: I am looking for a location that's suitable for me to live. My first priority is quiet serenity and not so far away from the city (20 mins bus trip at most) [more inside]
posted by neworder7 on Jan 2, 2010 - 12 answers

I can't work in the same room as "the little drummer boy!"

Help! What are some quiet study spaces that are open to the public during the holidays? [more inside]
posted by Bergamot on Dec 23, 2009 - 13 answers

Quiet places to study in Edinburgh?

Quiet pubs and cafes for a student to study in Edinburgh [more inside]
posted by tyris33 on Sep 27, 2009 - 8 answers

Quiet restuarant in Houston on a Saturday night?

Is there a quiet, intimate, conversation-friendly (on a Saturday night!) restaurant in or near the Montrose area of Houston, TX? [more inside]
posted by treepour on Sep 25, 2009 - 4 answers

Looking for quiet car-camping spot within two hours drive of NYC

Do you have a recommendation for a quiet car-camping spot within two hours drive of NYC for this weekend? [more inside]
posted by funkiwan on Sep 16, 2009 - 4 answers

Replace my aging network router

Help me replace my aging home OpenBSD desktop machine running mail, DNS, DHCP, apache and pf with something quieter and more power efficient. [more inside]
posted by pbh on Jun 25, 2009 - 20 answers

I'm a 35 yr old single male with no ties to anyone, totally alone and miserable. I need friends but I'm too untalkative and I can't change..

I'm a 35 yr old single male with no ties to anyone, totally alone and miserable. I need friends but I'm too untalkative and I can't change.. [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Mar 25, 2009 - 31 answers

How does quiet nerd girl attract type of man she wants?

22-year old relationship-newbie nerd girl seeks strong, silent men. Is it possible? In which context? Anything to do to better my chances? [more inside]
posted by Dukat on Mar 20, 2009 - 42 answers

Need a quiet, portable printer

Need portable, very quiet, printer. [more inside]
posted by mikeand1 on Feb 23, 2009 - 5 answers

Which air compressor is quieter?

Which air compressor is quieter? The HUSKY air scout. LINK Or this Craftsman 2 gallon one? LINK Any other suggestions will be appreciated! Thanks!
posted by austinlee on Feb 5, 2009 - 8 answers

Shh puppy, shh.....

After 4 months of living with me, my puppy's barking in the kennel issues haven't improved much. I am looking for suggestions for things I haven't tried that might make him quiet down. [more inside]
posted by mjcon on Dec 12, 2008 - 9 answers

Please shut up the noise in my head

Strangestquestioneverfilter: There’s always music in my head. Make it stop. [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Nov 20, 2008 - 42 answers

where can i study near 25th and 7th ave on sunday mornings?

please get me out of starbucks: i need a place to study sunday mornings within a 5ish block radius of 25th Street and 7th Ave (new york city). HELP! [more inside]
posted by nanhey on Sep 17, 2008 - 9 answers

Drummer Living In An Apartment

I use to play the drums, really miss it, and want to get back into it. What are my options for living in an apartment complex? [more inside]
posted by defben on Aug 3, 2008 - 13 answers

I need to find a quiet space to write in downtown London

I need a quiet place to write in London. A library would be great, but... [more inside]
posted by electric_counterpoint on Jul 8, 2008 - 13 answers

Where to go to relax for 3 weeks in Turkey in June - Kackar Mountains, Black Sea coast, or elsewhere?

Where to go to relax for 3 weeks in Turkey in June - Kackar Mountains, Black Sea coast, or elsewhere? [more inside]
posted by ebellicosa on Jun 20, 2008 - 7 answers

Need a quiet place to write

Deserted places to write near Arcadia, CA or Pasadena, CA? [more inside]
posted by Nattie on Jun 12, 2008 - 6 answers

Hush Puppy

Why doesn't my puppy make a sound? [more inside]
posted by owtytrof on May 15, 2008 - 20 answers

Noisefilter (possibly literally?)

Is there anything we can do to keep our apartment a bit quieter? [more inside]
posted by synecdoche on May 1, 2008 - 10 answers

Hi, Need to get away in June

Virginia Beach Hotels: best one for 50ish almost honeymooners? Googled to death.... [more inside]
posted by jara1953 on Apr 13, 2008 - 6 answers

Looking for a quiet laptop

Suggestions for quiet, inexpensive (possibly used) laptops? [more inside]
posted by ar0n on Mar 15, 2008 - 13 answers

Sysadmin Seeks Officemate, Must Speak Fast Ethernet, Take Orders.

Are there any managed Fast Ethernet switches that are quiet enough to share an office with? [more inside]
posted by Skorgu on Jan 28, 2008 - 3 answers

Why can't I get the movie "Quiet man" from Netflix?

Why can't I get the movie "Quiet man" from Netflix? For a while now it has shown availability "Unknown" and just shows up in the "Saved" section. A couple of months ago, it was in my queue but it always had "Very Long Wait".
posted by fx3000 on Oct 16, 2007 - 14 answers

Finding quiet rental properties

What are some good tips for finding a quiet rental property or apartment? [more inside]
posted by antipasta_explosion on Jul 4, 2007 - 26 answers

Ah, blessed low-volume

How do I make my iPod quieter? [more inside]
posted by ardgedee on May 9, 2007 - 7 answers

Looking for a quiet-click mouse.

Is there such a thing as a "quiet (computer) mouse" - one that has silent clicks? [more inside]
posted by NYScott on Apr 12, 2007 - 8 answers

shhhh!

Did libraries (public and university) stop requiring people to be quiet in the last few years, or is it just me? [more inside]
posted by transona5 on Jan 4, 2007 - 44 answers

Good places to hang out and chat in Boston

Know of a quiet-ish restaurant and a bar you don't have to shout to be heard in boston on a thursday night? [more inside]
posted by soplerfo on Oct 9, 2006 - 21 answers

THERE'S NO NEED TO SHOUT I'M JUST DRYING SOME CLOTHES

Recommend me the quietest condenser tumble dryer in existence. [more inside]
posted by humuhumu on Sep 19, 2006 - 4 answers

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