Any way to tame my poofy hair? [more inside]
Please explain Ticketmaster ticket policies for me, re:I have a ticket to sell. [more inside]
Email: in-house or cloud? [more inside]
Where to find obsolete Clavia Nord parts? [more inside]
How long does a driveway leading down to a basement garage need to be? You can assume that the path of the driveway starts at the edge of a level sidewalk/pavement, and that the vehicles entering the garage will be up to two metres high and four metres long. I'd appreciate any numbers you can provide that will help me calculate variations on your result.
so we all know lots of songs about love and relationships. but what about songs that approach relationships in a healthy and not creepy way? [more inside]
Washington DC residents: Can anyone suggest Saturday night (overnight) parking near Capital Hill? My hotel is charging $50/night and I'm looking for a cheaper alternative. [more inside]
Two prominent, famous or 'important' people talk on the telephone. How does either the caller or recipient know they're actually speaking to the real person ? [more inside]
I need a second credit card, where do I go about finding a good one? [more inside]
I am looking for an inexpensive contact management solution. I am on a PC and would love to use FileMaker Pro, but it is too expensive. Any ideas? Thanks
What is a good bare-bones black-and-white laser printer for home use? [more inside]
Should I get a dog? If so, should I get a rescued greyhound? [more inside]
Why doesn't the compress feature on my Mac actually compress the files? It creates a .zip file but it's usually only a couple hundred k smaller than the original. [more inside]
Bringing a "cat of a certain age" into the home of a much younger cat. [more inside]
What are the very best free Web-based resources for learning foreign languages? Details inside. [more inside]
Insect Identification: Is this a bee or a fly? What kind? [more inside]
Nice Boston area restaurants with a view of the ocean? [more inside]
Just wondering what the major book publishers are in Shanghai. I'm especially interested in presses that focus on literature, history, politics, serious non-fiction... I've been doing some research but was hoping someone more familiar with the media scene in China might be able to clue me in on the major or up-and-coming houses. Thanks.
A budding entrepreneur friend of mine is making a 6 day trip to New York end of May. She is looking for inspiration on and exposure to the organic & slow-food movement in the area. She is passionate about honest food and has built a small business around this passion. Do you have any recommendations on restaurants, shops, conferences and hang-outs that would give her a good impression of what is happening in New York with regards to conscious eating / slow food / organic food? [more inside]
How do I set up an effective sync scenario with Media Monkey and my Philips mp3 player? [more inside]
Do I have perfect pitch? [more inside]
Have you successfully curbed/managed/retrained the aggression out of your dog? Please tell me your success stories! What did you do? How long did it take? [more inside]
What's with all the plays about plays? Theater related question inside. [more inside]
I'm considering jumping ship from GoDaddy to a registrar that sucks less. The catch: I have over 40 domains. Can you recommend a registrar that's especially good at handling bulk transfers? It would be especially cool if they also offer bulk pricing.
I made an offer to buy a house, it was accepted, contracts signed and earnest money paid. The sellers just changed the appearance of the house without any warning. Should I have been told about it beforehand? [more inside]
My 15-month-old still won't sleep through the night. How can I change this? [more inside]
I was trying to find out when the legitimate release of The Larry Sanders Show on DVD was dropping, when I came across a site that already had the show for sale. I assumed this was just a bootleg (since Shout! Factory has the actual home video rights), but I came across something odd... [more inside]
How do I get a Blackberry backup file (.ipd extension) onto a new iPhone? The Blackberry itself has up and disappeared. [more inside]
I haven't been taking very good care of my pet guinea pigs. They are well-fed and get plenty of hay and water, but I have slacked off horribly with upkeep of their cage. Now there are some sort of bugs - tiny dark ones. [more inside]
New Kitten Filter [more inside]
What is the best tattoo shop in Des Moines? [more inside]
I've had to miss two weeks of university lectures due to health reasons and now have a lot of catching up to do before my exams. How do I not go crazy? [more inside]
SurfingNewbieFilter: Where/how should I spend one week learning to surf somewhere on the East (US) coast?
Surfing Newb Filter: I want to spend a week learning to surf, sometime this month, somewhere on the US East Coast. Where/How? [more inside]
I'm trying to identify a song which has the main lyric of "chocolate kisses". Unsure of pretty much any other detail. [more inside]
Slumdog Millionaire: Late to the party, I watched this movie for the first time (and second time, too) this past week. [more inside]
Best movers in London? [more inside]
Have there been any good, scholarly studies on the "Chuck Norris" style of one-liner joke/folklore? How old is this style of joke? [more inside]
Which method of teaching should I be trained in, Montessori or Waldorf? [more inside]
So we're arriving in Rome at 6:50PM, is it reasonable to expect to get to Florence that same night by train? We're also considering a side trip to Stockholm, any secrets to getting there and back? [more inside]
I've been given the opportunity to write a weekly tech/computer/electronics column for my local paper and although I have plenty of column ideas I can't for the life of me come up with a name for it. So I'm asking the Hive Mind: what should I call it? More details inside. [more inside]
Is there a problem with PayPal right now, or is it just me? [more inside]
I donated blood almost a week ago and still feel weak. Has this happened to anyone else? When will I start feeling better? [more inside]
What should I cook for my mom for mothers' day? [more inside]
Last spring or summer I heard a spot on NPR about a couple in Madison, WI who plant thousands of flower bulbs in their backyard every year. It became a bit of an attraction in the neighborhood as they allowed people to wander around the yard to see the flowers. Does anyone know where this house is or can someone point me to the radio spot?
RCA audio connector - I'm getting intermittent sound from my left desktop computer speaker that is connected via an RCA connector to the main (right) one. What can I do? [more inside]
A friend and her 19-year-old daughter are going to be in Aurora, Colo. for a medical procedure next Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. What fun and distracting cultural activities can they do while there? They probably will not have a car.
What do Bel Biv DeVoe and Les Triplettes de Belleville have in common, vocally? [more inside]