A few quick status updates on: training for mods; ongoing mod work; restless_nomad; jessamyn; hiring.
Reminder: if you've considered applying for the mod job, the initial deadline is this weekend!
It's oddly comforting to know that people have always been fussy about make-believe. — Burhanistan
Ten Cold Hot Dogs posts the Tropes, Cliches and Sloppy Mistakes that Annoyed Moviegoers 100 Years Ago
Be Bedazzled!: The bounty of the best continues with Week 4 results of the January 2020 Best Post Contest.
I've been dispensing leeches at my hospital for at least a decade, so that makes me something of a self-styled leech expert ... codex99 discusses working with leech therapy in ChuraChura's post the leech triumphantly oozed its way back into the hospital
Oooh, shiny: the week 3 results of your January 2020 Best Post Contest have been tabulated!
It's the Third Annual Metafilter Valentine Mail Exchange! Sign ups are On!
#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.