Just had a mole removed from the back of my neck. The doctor gave me a shot of lidocaine (I think) and then sprayed the area with a numbing spray. Shouldn't it have been the other way around? [more inside]
I am recovering from a bout of diverticulitis. I completed a ten day course of antibiotics (cipro and flagyl for seven days and then moxifloxacin for three days after an allergic reaction to the flagyl developed) two days ago. Can I get a flu shot now or should I wait? [more inside]
I'm really fucking tired of seeing those "If you don't want to get shot just obey the police" memes. Please show me some graphical counterpoints. I don't need articles, just pictures.
I remember a band shot of Blur with them sitting all sullen-era in a small room, at the end of which is large three-quarters mural of Earth from space. The effect was of the band being in an orbiting dive bar. I thought the shot was from The Universal video, but it ain't, and my Google Pictures foo has deserted me. Can you help?
I need to learn how to give an injection to someone else at home. The only way this will work is if I can learn from someone -- the recipient is already freaked out by needles and is emphatically not willing to be anybody's first pincushion. The only nurse I know lives 200 miles away and is not available for a hands-on tutorial; who can I talk to, or where can I go, for an option other than "practicing" on a member of my family?
Settle a Christmas debate: Could Brian from the Breakfast Club really have committed suicide with a flare gun? [more inside]
Where can I find a 2oz energy shot that's not made with artificial sweetener? [more inside]
Is it okay to get a tetanus and a flu shot on the same day? Also, is the flu shot really necessary? [more inside]
Im looking to getting a fixie bike... How does this bike stack up against the rest of them? I really like the look of fixies, and I love the idea of the connection to the road, and the fact that they hardly break (cause i break everything)... This bike is about 25 lbs... Is that alot for a $500 bike? Please just give me all the information/tips you can! Thanks!
End Credits movie sequence. Where did this shot originate from? [more inside]
Does the immune system improve noticeably over a few years with no flu shots? [more inside]
Pneumonia is bad enough, how can I best deal with the series of many shots in the ahem...rear? (YANMD) [more inside]
H1N1 vaccine in NYC question. I'm looking to getting vaccinated for H1N1. I don't have a personal physician and none of the drug stores seem to have it (I was asked to call back in 2010) and I don't qualify for the free nyc clinics. Where else can I look? [more inside]
In this animated GIF, I assume the images of Seagal and the children getting shot are from different movies. Which movie are the images of the children from?
How blown-up out-of-proportion is the swine flu scare relative to other life-threatening infections/diseases? Is it alarming enough that I need a swine flu shot if I'm going to SE Asia in DEC09/JAN10? [more inside]
We just saw the proofs for our 6-year old son's head shots. We've signed up with an agency in town that doesn't charge a fee and only makes money when our son gets a gig. What else can we do to help our son launch his modeling / acting career? [more inside]
On NBC's Heroes, what is the shot or effect called when Matt Parkman uses his telepathy? Bonus points if you can also point me to tips for emulating this in After Effects. [more inside]
Are there any large (national) Art & Technology societies in the US? [more inside]
My girlfriend has a cold. Multiple people today have told her to take a shot of tequila before bed as a remedy. [more inside]
Anti-social cat that needs twice-daily insulin shots and oral meds; solutions for travel? [more inside]
What was the filming location of the final scene of "Oh Brother Where art Though?" I have this illogical urge to know. The shot seems so southern picturesque. (Link to Video included) Help! [more inside]
Wasting My Question But I Can't Help It: Does anyone remember a small flash movie (as in twenty seconds and a couple frames) of a high angled shot of a kitchen and then... [more inside]
If you're on Depo Provera, how can you tell if you're pregnant? [more inside]
Is there any way to grab a screen shot from a Windows command line via ssh? [more inside]
Where are all of these covers of Henry Mancini's "Shot in the Dark" coming from, and where can I get them? [more inside]
I'd like to get some kind of psychotherapy for change-of-life adjustment issues. I live right near a major university and wondered about talking with a student intern... would it, mefites, be (a) possible and (b) prudent? [more inside]
What is the earliest generally-accepted use in commercial cinema of the following three shots: a lens-based zoom, in or out; a traveling shot using a dolly to follow a scene's protagonist (as in moving from room to room laterally); and a traveling shot using a dolly to effectively create a zoom, in which the framing of the protagonist becomes tighter as a result of a shorter distance to the subject? [more inside]
How do I get me some therapy? How do I talk to a therapist? [more inside]
Will Lupron help my ferret's adrenal disease? [more inside]
Flu shot arm ache: Any way to make it go away? [more inside]
Getting Blood Drawn- Getting a Shot- Do you find it painful? any tricks? [more inside]
I need to get a glamour shot done ASAP for a friend. Is there a place in Toronto (downtown preferably but I don't mind going up to the suburbs) where I can get one done quickly and relatively cheaply? A google search has revealed nada so far.
How do they do that? [more inside] [more inside]