2017-05-23

They won't call me schizophrenic(asperger's misdiagnosis) - long post - mentalillness paranoid schizophrenia

Post 309240 by ParanoidAndroid deleted for the following reason: I'm so sorry this is happening, but Ask Metafilter isn't qualified to diagnose, and can only advise you to consult with a different psychiatrist -- taz

2017-05-16

Who saw broadcast of Alternative 3 in 1977? Fake doc shows life on Mars - sciencefiction scifi movie

Post 309043 by radiodiaries deleted for the following reason: Heya, sorry, you can't use AskMetafilter to solicit interview subjects -- LobsterMitten

Harry Potter digest-sized fanfic blog with lesser characters? - harrypotter hogwarts

Post 309054 by ostranenie deleted for the following reason: Heya, sorry - posts looking for a past Metafilter post should go on MetaTalk -- go ahead and post this over there. -- LobsterMitten

2017-05-13

Should I get over my Whole Foods hatred?

Post 308967 by savitarka deleted for the following reason: sorry, but this is more chatfilter, debate fodder, and/or rant than a concrete problem -- taz

2017-05-12

Don't tell the landlord about your punk band

Post 308926 by anonymous deleted for the following reason: poster's request -- cortex

2017-05-09

Help me to let go of these feelings

Post 308804 by blokefromipanema deleted for the following reason: As we've said before, many times, you cannot keep asking about this same problem -- taz

2017-05-07

Why is it easier for women then men?

Post 308756 by inner_frustration deleted for the following reason: Hi, this is more of a "invitation to discuss my theories" than a question, and won't work for Ask MetaFilter. If you have questions, please contact us. -- Eyebrows McGee

2017-04-30

Your Go-to Doodle

Post 308539 by klausman deleted for the following reason: Hey, sorry, but this is chatfilter -- taz

2017-04-28

Moving in together part-time, in a new city, with new telecommuting

Post 308480 by gemutlichkeit deleted for the following reason: Poster's request -- taz

2017-04-23

Why did the UK's Labour party support a snap general election? - politics generalelection

Post 308271 by katrielalex deleted for the following reason: Sorry, but this is more of a chat/discussion framing, with "here are my thoughts"; if you want to have a conversation, it would be better to do it over here, where the discussion is underway and you can ask people what they think and engage the answers. -- taz

2017-04-22

Actually, he did not "seem like a nice guy" - warning

Post 308256 by anonymous deleted for the following reason: -- Eyebrows McGee

2017-04-18

Hearing someone at work saying racial slurs when he is alone - coworker lunch

Post 308117 by pieceofcake deleted for the following reason: You've already asked this question, and without hearing why none of that advice worked for you, asking it again isn't going to get you different answers. -- restless_nomad

2017-04-16

Crowdsourcing Cupid, and Stupid Dating Problems, Part 2. - attraction compatibility relationships

Post 308033 by actionpotential deleted for the following reason: Heya, this is very long and substantially rehashing your question from last week; if you have a specific and much more focused followup question, give that a shot next week maybe. -- cortex

2017-04-14

How do I target the right consumer for high-end furniture? - modern marketing audience

Post 307985 by andrewsa deleted for the following reason: As framed this comes across almost as an ad, which is a no-go on AskMetafilter. If you just want to ask about where to place ads for high-end furniture, hit the contact form in the next hour or so for a quick edit. -- LobsterMitten

2017-04-12

Should we move to Australia? - Illinois moving majorlifechoice

Post 307925 by anonymous deleted for the following reason: Poster's request -- taz

2017-04-11

Can I go back to being blonde after a too dark toner made me brunette? - hair

Post 307867 by bearam deleted for the following reason: Sorry, you just asked this same question recently; you can try updating in there, or just call your colorist and ask them. -- LobsterMitten

Getting stuff done when dealing with anxiety and apathy - gettingthingsdone mentalhealth

Post 307862 by sock of ages deleted for the following reason: poster's request -- taz

2017-04-10

A world without steel or iron - fiction writing apocalypse

Post 307834 by sandraregina deleted for the following reason: Hey there, sorry, but this is chatfilter -- taz

Career setbacks: seeking stories - lessons

Post 307850 by thesockpuppet deleted for the following reason: Heya, without some clear direction on the why and what this is pretty unstructured chatfilter. -- cortex

2017-04-09

Need help with a legal research experiment - work visa

Post 307812 by Amalie-Suzette deleted for the following reason: This isn't an appropriate use of Ask MetaFilter. -- cortex

2017-04-07

Help us address unpaid labor in our household - chores childcare

Post 307763 by bimbam deleted for the following reason: Presenting a "thought experiment" as if it's a real situation about your household is misleading and an abuse of AskMetafilter. Don't do this again. -- LobsterMitten

2017-04-05

Looking for professional academic proofreading - editing humanities publishing

Post 307708 by washburn deleted for the following reason: Heya - it's fine to ask for recommendations. But this reads like a job ad (seeking a Mefite to do the job), which should actually go over on Jobs instead. If you'd like to revise this into a briefer, more askme-suitable version let me know in the next hour or so. -- LobsterMitten

Is it common for HR to lay everyone off in a department reorganization? - job standards cruel

Post 307715 by bitslayer deleted for the following reason: This is more a rant than a question, sorry -- restless_nomad