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Posts from February 2006

Today is National Pancake Day. This AskMe thread is looking for tasty pancake suggestions.

Why does Google do what it does when I search it for 'http'?

PonyFilter: RSS feeds per user

Weird update to the should I write the dead guy's family a letter AskMe.

Post taggged with valentine: AskMe, MeFi

Firsthand account of what happens in a song-poem factory.

Is it possible to construct an "un-phonetic alphabet" in English?

Why release old movies on HD dvds when they weren't shot in HD? A great answer covers everything you ever wanted to know about film, frame rates, preservation, resolution, transfers, and the making of DVDs.

How to make artificial limbs, condoms, and seismographs among other things.

How do those machines that blow air on you at the airport work?

I saw that you guys were talking about my crazy Star Wars house. Let me tell you more about it. P.S. I live in a mailbox.

How can I be supportive of my transsexual friend?

One MeFite shares her surviving cancer story.

Can someone watch the Muppet Show for me and let me know if something bad happens to Liza Minelli?

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