PDXfilter: Can anyone suggest a bar in Portland, Oregon (far west part of downtown) for a discreet meeting? [more inside]
Who comes up with the exotic activities and wacky, contrived shenanigans on travel shows? The writers? The host? I bet that'd be the greatest job ever.
Asking for a friend: We want to do something interesting at our wedding reception, some fun "shenanigans" that will help break the ice amongst our guests (about five tables of eight people apiece). [more inside]
Under what circumstances would a shoe be marked by the manufacturer as having a leather upper when it is clearly made of something else? [more inside]
There's a photograph of a Persian gold finial resting on a highly patterned cloth on p. 56 of the August 2008 National Geographic (directions to find it online inside). The finial is in tack-sharp focus with significant depth of field while the entire cloth is pleasantly blurred. Shenanigans? I would love to know how this photo was taken. [more inside]
Oh noes! We're getting old! Help a bunch of late 20-somethings plan their last hurrah in Europe. [more inside]
Getting screwed by a domain registrant. [NOT REGISTERFLY] [more inside]