MetaFilter 10th Anniversary
MetaFilter is turning ten and we're celebrating with meetups across the globe. We have members planning meetups on six continents. We just need to
find a MeFite in Antarctica
to cover them all.
A collection of pictures and postcards from Portland's past. The design is wacky but the stories are good. [via
MetaFilter: Brazil - a good neighbor
Fun discussion of the song
Aquarela do Brasil
, WWII propaganda, Frank Sinatra, and Disney.
Slate: Stop This Train!
Why are passenger trains slower today than in the 1920s? Short answer: more freight, interstates, jets. [via
, 2009, 10:00 pm