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Cookies and Talktails!

birthday cake martini with sprinkles in a glass and dipped strawberriesbirthday cake martini with sprinkles in a glass and dipped strawberries by Berries.com (cc by)

Reminder: Just a few days left to sign up for the amazing, fabulous 2016 Metafilter Cookie Swap! Also, if you are looking for a soothing politics-free zone with cool pets and warm chat with other Mefites, check out the Metatalktail Hour thread!

11/21/16
by taz

Mysteries, puzzles, and problems

And a small child ...And a small child ... by Counselman Collection (cc by-sa)

Recently on Ask Metafilter...

And the lion shall lie down with the lamb. It's in the Bible, right? Well no, Isaiah 11.6 says the wolf will lie down with the lamb. Why do I and so many other people remember it as a lion?

What was a petrified animal doing in this tree?

Can someone explain to me why my non-stick pans are still greasy, even after I thoroughly wash them?

Marine biologists, what was that thing I saw all the time in Bermuda?

WTF Abe Lincoln Ephemera, ISO uncanny things related to Abe Lincoln

What's making this creepy noise in the woods?

How is this street performer just sitting there, balancing his bike on the front wheel?

How does the icing get on black and white cookies?

What could have killed a shrub/bush in one day?

How to completely prevent solicitors from coming to my house?

07/31/16
by taz

The confection connection

Homemade cookie ornamentsHomemade cookie ornaments by Heart Windows Art (cc by)

Strangers from the internet will bake you cookies and mail them to your home!

The Great Metafilter Cookie Swap 2015

11/17/15
by taz

Put on your red shoes...

LOVE DANCING AT ORGANICALOVE DANCING AT ORGANICA by rafeejewell (cc by-nd)

Dance, dance, dance, recently on the site:

Dance like millions are watching highlights VIBE XX winning dance crew Cookies, Wrecking Crew Orchestra's tron dance, plus a tiny dancer "killin' it"

and Swing Dancers vs. Street Dancers is a showdown between vintage and modern street dancers at Montreal Swing Riot

plus, MacArthur Genius Grant award winner, tap dancer Michelle Dorrance on Colbert

and for armchair choreographers, Gif Dance Party will free your inner Martha-Graham-Bob-Fosse-net-meme monster talent

Meanwhile on Ask Me, posters ISO "Floating" grand jeté videos, and pony dances

11/04/15
by taz

Enable Cookies
The annual Metafilter Holiday Cookie Swap signups have begun!

11/12/14
by taz

Christmas Cookie Cutters

Emptily NestedEmptily Nested by CarbonNYC (cc by)

In a thread about a famous Christmas cookie cookbook, MetaFilter member Elsa shares an amazing personal story about cookie cutters, stern family members, and giving thanks.

12/18/13
by mathowie

C is for Cookie

The great Metafilter Holiday-Adjacent Cookie Swap of 2013: signups have begun!

11/24/13
by jessamyn

Cookie Swap!
Like making cookies? Like sending cookies? Like receiving cookies? Join the Metafilter Cookie Swap!

11/19/12
by cortex

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