Cocktail Filter: Help me triangulate the right stuff to buy so that I can optimize my available booze [more inside]
Please help me wash my beautiful embroidered purse without ruining it! [more inside]
Half way to work, I walked through my heel tap. To me, the sound of metal on concrete is like nails on a chalkboard. Help! [more inside]
What external hard drive (at least 250 gigs) can I buy today in Vancouver, and where? Yes, this is similar to this question (just asked) but with some unique details. [more inside]
How do you market a new blog? [more inside]
Can someone point me to a research study regarding teacher's classroom behavior as an effect of student performance? [more inside]
I just had a tooth pulled out and I fell asleep. I swallowed the gauze in the night! I just woke up. What should I do? [more inside]
Where can I buy crutches in NYC before 9am? [more inside]
Can you help me figure out this probably Yiddish phrase to ward against bad events? [more inside]
I missed my mandatory court date for a ticket I received a month ago. What do I do? [more inside]
My husband says: "I am looking for a virtual game table or some way to play D&D 4e online. There seem to be a multitude of software (both free and not) and I was wondering which were the best (free or not) in people's experience." [more inside]
Does this guide for determining your face's shape work for men and women, or is the criteria different depending on your gender? [more inside]
How do I diminish my feelings of envy ? At work. I'm surrounded with married folks gushing about their new born babies, their super-awesome wife or husband (I am single by the way). Online, my facebook/twitter friends promotes their fast-paced lifestyle, the gadgets they've acquired, their overseas travels, the concerts they're attending & generally all of them have way more facebook friends or twitter followers than me. [more inside]
Is $10,500 reasonable for a 2004 Volkswagen Jetta TDI? It's in very good condition and has 135,000 km. He'd be selling it certified and e-tested. The seller is asking $10,500. I countered with $9,500, and he came back with $10,000 not certified. How much does certification usually cost? Would I be wise just to go with what he's asking so everything's done?
I can't get a body odor smell out of an expensive silk dress. Dry cleaning seems to have made it worse. Does anyone know what might get the smell out?
What was the online refrigerator magnet-style word game where you made sentences with random pools of words within a time limit, and then everyone voted on the results?
I've been accepted to and am visiting Pitzer tomorrow, as part of their student admit day. However, I loved UC Santa Cruz, and would love to hear whatever advice you may have for me in making my decision. [more inside]
How much fibre is too much fibre? TMI question ahoy! [more inside]
What's the most high-felutant town or city in New Hampshire? I need to find a affluent area in NH which is wealthy, family orientated, lively and culturally rich...where a life-long New Yorker would find absolutely blissful for he, his wife and toddler. [more inside]
Help me come to terms with leaving my job - through music [more inside]
I am using the slim, aluminum Apple Bluetooth Keyboard on my Windows XP computer. It works fine for typing, but I need to change / re-map a few of the keys to their windows xp equivalents and need your help. Here's a link to the keyboard I'm referring to: Link [more inside]
I am building an electronic device which will be housed in a black ABS box. I want to label the buttons and knobs on the front panel. I don't want to stick anything onto the plastic - I want to apply the ink directly to the plastic. What are my options? [more inside]
Help me return an expensive but defective chair that I ordered online. [more inside]
Can teenagers anywhere in the U.S. get restraining orders against bullies who stalk, threaten, or verbally assault them? [more inside]
Possibly a waste of a question, but does anyone remember the car commercial where it looks like the driver, a man, is singing with the radio, and everyone thinks he is rocking out, but he is really just repeating his grocery list over and over so he doesn't forget it? My Google skills are failing me. Thanks.
Have you tried encasing your mattress/box-spring/pillows/comforter for allergy relief? Did it help? [more inside]
How can this unfair income tax situation be resolved? [more inside]
Heres the situation…you are backing up in a automatic transmission car down a driveway. It comes time to put it in drive, is there any damage to put it in D before coming to a complete stop? [more inside]
Looking for gift suggestions for me, the "cool" aunt in the UK (ha!) to take to my 6 year old niece and 3 year old nephew back in the USA. [more inside]
I'm trying to recall which music video featured a heavily edited faux 80's wedding with the bride dancing by herself and a balding, gloomy groom. [more inside]
My wife works at a pre-school where one of the little boys has little interest in doing anything other than playing DS, is not well socialized and a poor communicator. Isn't this a form of neglect? This kid is being deprived of the "normal" range of experience during the most important developmental period of his life. What's going to happen to him?
Should I take a new job shortly before applying to MBA programs? [more inside]
Can you think of any nice place to live between Grand Rapids and Lansing in Michigan. [more inside]
What album cover featured notable musicians as the twelve apostles of funk, with Lionel Richie as Judas? This was described to me in the early nineties. I think it was the cover of a hip hop album. Perhaps it wasn't an album cover, but some other artwork. Google returns a couple of hits for Richie as "Judas of funk," but other searches led nowhere.
where to live near the university of nevada/reno? [more inside]
Advice and resources for a person trying to untangle herself from a romantic relationship with a narcissist? [more inside]
SQL problem. I need to search one table based on the results of a search on another table. The trick? The field I'm comparing on the two tables will not be exactly equal, one table will have a field with single 'word', the other table will have a field with have a string of multiple 'words'. Look inside for an example. [more inside]
What does it mean when a guy apologize and cries in front of you yet still behaves inappropriately? [more inside]
Help me find a link to the full Windows XP Service Pack 1a. I'm going mad here. [more inside]
What are some good recipes to transform a sweet potato hater into a sweet potato lover? [more inside]
[PhilosophyFilter] Are there any responses in the 20th/21st century to Bertrand Russel's stance on existence, beliefs, logic, truth, and knowledge, as he presented it in The Problems of Philosophy? If yes, what and from whom? [more inside]
Help me find the recent MeFi comment account of this gangster's philosophy of women, (treat them nice until they say they love you.) [more inside]
Research filter: can anybody recommend any books/articles/etc. on rock & pop music media in the late 70's and very early 80's. [more inside]
How do I get my boyfriend's kid to Europe without trouble at the borders? [more inside]
How should I prepare to apply for a promotion? [more inside]
Does anyone know where the Jörg Koopman photo on the cover of Fauna Flash's Confusion album was taken? [more inside]
Where can I see Jason Priestley's 1992 Olympic figure skating skit from Saturday Night Live? [more inside]
Am I to Fix The Broken Pipe Beneath the House? [more inside]