New merch!
We've got designs for t-shirts, stickers, and magnets. Check them all out!

The Gala Stream is Live!
Come hang out with the mods today , trivia, user-contributed pictures, humor, and more!

"It's time again for that weird thing we do"

collage image of Santa Claus, space traveler and fighter of Satan

in Metatalk: the 7th Annual MST Club Holiday Video Marathon, Social Distancing Edition running from December 23 through to midnight December 25!

by taz


Happy US Thanksgiving! There's the annual MST3K club all-day Watch Party and an open Metatalk chat thread. Thank you for being here.

MeFi Holiday Card Exchange sign-ups

Sign-ups are open until 11/19 for the MeFi Holiday Card Exchange!

Biden projected winner

US Election Day 2020 on Metafilter

U.S. Election Day on Mefi:
- Main Election day thread on the blue
- Guidance for election threads on Metatalk
- Mefi Chat for nervous pacing
- Break Room no election talk in here
- Activism thread share your phone-banking etc
- Voting thread share your voting story
- MST3K all-day watch party hangout space
- MetaCrafts discord hangout space
- Fucking Fuck thread the place for formless screaming
- There Is Help wiki page list of crisis hotlines
- Mefi Contact Form to reach the moderators

Last day for Gift swap signup today: Oct 28

Today Oct 28 is the last day to sign up for the annual Mefi Secret Gift Swap!

In the US, qualified to vote? Vote.
The US Presidential election date is approaching. Trump needs to go. If you can vote, vote. Vote early if you can. Some state-by-state voting info available here.

by cortex

It's time once again for Mefi's annual secret Gift Swap!

Join Mefi's annual secret Gift Swap! Signups are open, deadline is Oct. 28.

[this is neat]

CompartmentalCompartmental by rustman (cc by-nc-nd)

... we're more like marriage counselors in the relationship between you and your stuff: The Wrong Kind of Cheese has a very interesting comment about the multi-various aspects of professional organizing in unstrungharp's question Is a professional organizer a worthwhile investment?

by taz

167: The Gang Records A Podcast
Hey, it's episode 167 of the MetaFilter podcast, with cortex and jessamyn!

by cortex

Are we half way in, or half way out?

Light At The Start Of The TunnelLight At The Start Of The Tunnel by ARG_Flickr (cc by)

We're in the middle of September fundraising for Mefi, and cortex is still half-hippy, so vote with your $ because those scissors are not going to pay for themselves! Jessamyn is making sponsored posts every day this month (acquire your very own excellent certified Jess post right here), plus we're auctioning precious Mefi Blue chatfilter posts (#1, #2; see the current slate of chatfilter topics suggested, vote, and add your own topic ideas to the main thread), and we're still dreaming, so make any post on the blue about dreams or dreaming and tag it #dreamweek to add to the fun.

by taz

An embarrassment of riches?

Highlighting the best bits from the MetaFilter universe

MetaFilter started as a community weblog in 1999, later added question and answers, then music by members, jobs, projects by members, a podcast, and finally an area dedicated to meetups.

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