Penultimate Post Contest Week Winners

wow #epicfireworkswow #epicfireworks by EpicFireworks (cc by)

Oooh, shiny: the week 3 results of your January 2020 Best Post Contest have been tabulated!

01/19/20
by taz

You Love to see it

vintage valentine vintage valentine "Bee" by karen horton (cc by)

It's the Third Annual Metafilter Valentine Mail Exchange! Sign ups are On!

01/18/20
by taz

#poctakeover posting intiative
You might have noticed an uptick in interesting posts the last few weeks by and about people of color; that's thanks to the #poctakeover posting project that a bunch of MeFites of color have been organizing and supporting together. Read more about the project, how it happened, and how it's been going at that link; you can also browse the poctakeover tag to see what you might have missed.

01/15/20
by cortex

Site finance update, 1/15/2020
Hey folks, here's the quarterly update on site finances.

01/15/20
by cortex

More Winners!

FantasticFantastic by Matt From London (cc by)

Week 2 Results of the January 2020 Best Post Contest are in!

01/12/20
by taz

Remembering Neil

photo of Neil Peart drum solo by ArtBrom from SeattleBy ArtBrom from Seattle - Neil Peart's drum solo, CC BY-SA 2.0

I can connect my own life to music because of Peart, and because of Peart I can better understand the life stories of my family.

Lilac girl shares an eloquent memorial of the complex and multiform interior connection her family has had to Neil Peart and Rush.

01/11/20
by taz

Podcast #159: Enter The Talkredoers
Hot off the presses, it's episode 159 of the MetaFilter Monthly Podcast with cortex and jessamyn!

01/10/20
by cortex

Chicks Dig It

chicks on the dance floorchicks on the dance floor by frankieleon (cc by)

functionequalsform needs soothing songs for fowl purposes

01/08/20
by taz

Overthinking a plate of Jellicles?

We're hiring a part-time MetaFilter moderator
MetaFilter is hiring a new part-time moderator! We're looking at candidates both within and outside the current MetaFilter community; you can find details about the job listing and application process here. We especially encourage people of color, women, sexual and gender minorities, people with disabilities, and members of other marginalized or underrepresented groups to apply.

Directly related: after nine years working here as a moderator, restless_nomad is headed out for new adventures. Drop by MetaTalk and wish her well!

01/06/20
by cortex

🥇 Week 1 Results of the January 2020 Best Post Contest are in!

01/05/20
taz

Happy New Year, MetaFilter
It's the new year, so, hey, happy new year everybody.

01/01/20
by cortex

It's the Best Post Contest for January 2020! 🎉

Fireworks 09Fireworks 09 by J Swanstrom (Never enough time...) (cc by-nc)

Starting off the New Year with a bang, Metafilter's January Best Post(s) Contest.

12/30/19
by taz

Magical MST3K Marathon with MeFites

Crow and Tom Servo from Mystery Science Theater 3000Crow and Tom Servo from Mystery Science Theater 3000 by State Farm (cc by)

It's that time of year again! The 6th annual Mystery Science Theater Christmas marathon is on like Donkey Kong! Take a break and watch some movies with some wisecracking mefites and/or robots.

"You are the only one who has your best interests at heart"

Mini MeMini Me by Jonathan Gill (cc by-nc)

Money expert jdroth has a great answer to the question "How the heck do you afford a down payment for a house?"

12/22/19
by taz

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