Does anyone know of a Sarah McLachlan special event in Dallas Texas around the 1st of November 2010? Not talking about the concert tour event, but some special fan event or something. It was mentioned on 102.9 FM in the last couple of days.
Why do people use kitchen sponges? Are they somehow better than just using a regular dishcloth? [more inside]
Is Tabasco sauce in bottles different than Tabasco sauce in packets? [more inside]
Calling All Current Middle School Teachers and Parents of Middle Schoolers For Technology Information [more inside]
Help me find this short, very mod ballet film. It's in color, from the 1950s. [more inside]
My boyfriend makes more than twice as much money as me. What is a reasonable way for us to split expenses when going out? [more inside]
How do I use painter's tape successfully? [more inside]
Television movie from the mid to late 80's. Probably on Nickelodeon.a About a kid that gets kidnapped by aliens. [more inside]
When I was a kid I played a DOS game that involved a man running through mazes and avoiding man-eating worms to collect pieces to build a knight. The game ends with the completed knight fighting a dragon. Does anyone have any idea what this game was called?
This is driving me nuts: there was a series of four novels that has been recommended in AskMe threads a few times and all I can remember about it is pretty vague: [more inside]
I love these Paul Smith classic striped men's socks, but can't justify the cost ($30 a pair!). Does anybody know of similar styled socks at a more affordable price point? [more inside]
Lost a link ... it was to a site that sold wallets and canvas bags and clothes. It was based in the north westish states ( I want to say a Dakota? ) and also had a bit of a thing where they never used models in their pictures, actual employees or real customers only. I think I found it looking for zippered or taxi wallets about a year ago, and was impressed by their shoulder bags and purses, too.
Need help selecting an audio receiver to integrate with a piecemeal existing setup. [more inside]
MixTapeFilter:Songs about Minnesota? Sorta previously.
Who writes novels like Charlie Kaufman would write? [more inside]
If you have ever been involved with someone who turned out to be dangerous, what were the things you realize in hindsight were warning signs? [more inside]
How can I stop being weird while getting my hair cut so that I don't have to be so embarrassed by my awkward conversations and not want to ever, ever go back? [more inside]
How should I spend a few hours on Monday afternoon in downtown Charlotte, NC? [more inside]
When mixing whey protein powder with milk, should the milk be hot, warm or cold? Or does it not matter? Does the powder need to completely 'dissolve'? [more inside]
French Movie Name. I just can't remember the name of that french movie, it's happens entirely in one night in all over Paris. There was a football (soccer) match, some guys were watching it on a TV in the street, the guy or someone near him broke it and they wanted to kill him and the movie went all insane going all over the place and all over Paris with people getting killed all over the place (for what I can remember).
I've decided to fade away from a specific friendship or at least take a break from it. The problem is, this person is my bridesmaid, my wedding is less than a month away and I have been allowing her actions to overshadow what should be a fun and joyous time for me and my fiance. [more inside]
How to delete things from google post death? [more inside]
Artist name or where to buy, I saw several prints(of paintings) years ago. topic was humorous boating scenes. The one that comes to mind is "stalking barracuda" with a watercop hidden behind a mangrove island as drunken boater/fisher people fly through a "no wake" zone. there were others: "lookout" as the name of a crashed vessel. You get the picture? I'd love to find out where to buy them. Thanks!
Why didn't pump toothpaste catch on? [more inside]
How did you get through post-partum depression? [more inside]
What is the French movie, probably from the 90's, that concerns rabbits, an old man with a family and a farm? My friend watched it in French class back in high school (late 90's), and is DYING to see it again.
Can I get a dog? *Special snowflake filter.* [more inside]
I've been reading about Temple Grandin's "squeeze machine," and I would really like to use it. (More info about what it is here.) Are there any places in the NYC area where I could?
When a book is reviewed by an editor, do they look for words that are repeated too much? [more inside]
When you "win" an argument with your spouse, it's not really winning, or is it? [more inside]
Does anyone know if the international edition of "A Concise Introduction to Logic, Tenth Edition" has the same problem sets as the us version? Alternatively, does anyone have the u.s. version who would be willing to compare? Failing those, does anyone know of a resource online where I could find out?
I would like to take a horseback riding vacation in Ireland focused on cross-country jumping. I might have some time in February, is this a good time to go? [more inside]
On iTunes, is there a way to make it so that songs are arranged in the intended album-order rather than alphabetically? [more inside]
Hospice and end of life: what to expect? [more inside]
Help me come up with something creative to do with a few dozen fortunes I've collected from fortune cookies over the years! [more inside]
What could cause a sudden onset of slurred speech and general brain slowness? [more inside]
What's a good book on the status of Hispanics in America? [more inside]
Iranian Jewish female singer, accompanies herself on the Persian sitar...who could it be? [more inside]
Help!! I have a new disk image on my mac, files have disappeared and I don't know which way is up. [more inside]
I'm troubleshooting, DIY, a clogged toilet. Here's what is happening. What does it mean? (BTW, I have barely any experience with toilets, and while I have plumbed for a summer, I do not have any real knowledge of household plumbing). [more inside]
I have the PSD, I have average knowledge of Photoshop, PHP, CSS & HTML and I have a Wordpress blog. What advice can you give me on making my blog look like the PSD? [more inside]
I am looking for suggestions on how to liven up a presentation about my job to a kindergarden class. [more inside]
TELEPHONE: (212) 354-5500 TOLL FREE FAX: 1-800-458-6515 TELEX: 220014 CABLES: "Seagull" New York . . . What? [more inside]
Where can I get a master's that relates to math and computer science and would prepare me for getting a PhD in a computational field that is yet to be determined?
What is your advice for a recent graduate who majored in math and who wants to eventually do research in a computational field, but really hasn't a clue what that would be. Specifically, do you know of any masters programs where I can prepare myself without exactly knowing what I'm preparing for. [more inside]
Snowflake Filter: How to deal with unwanted attention from an unwell friend? [more inside]
I miss the Common Reader catalog. Have you missed it too, and do you know where to find a list of what was in the inventory?
My Google-Fu has failed me - would an unused Andre the Giant Has a Posse sticker be worth any money? [more inside]
Long ago when I was a kid Cricket Magazine ran a recipe for "moon cookies" attributed to astronaut Michael Collins. These were no-bake spherical cookies that I seem to recall involved peanut butter, not the "phase of the moon" sugar cookies that my Googling is turning up. If anyone has a recipe that sounds like this, please help me find it in time for a "moon festival" party this Saturday!
Special snowflake "Should I buy this used macbook pro?" question. [more inside]