Dr Scholl's Active Series Replacement Insoles: Review + Target Deal

After finding out that when I bought my Dr. Scholl’s Massaging Gel Sport replacement insoles at the grocery store instead of at Target, I had overpaid, I took a look at the selection at my local Target and found out that they also had a bigger selection of replacement insoles, including one that seemed even more… » 8/03/15 8:52pm Monday 8:52pm

Volunteer or Else in the Sign-up Thread (Part Deux)

Hello. If you’ve been paying attention (and why would you have), you may remember me threatening to shoot a cat in order to get more people to volunteer to host open threads. Well, I’m afraid the cat has wised up and turned the tables on us. This time, if none of y’all volunteer, these chicks will get it. » 8/02/15 4:00am Sunday 4:00am

Share some puzzles in the cross thread

Hello fellow kinjaeers and welcome to the very weekly Whitenoise, Hackerspace, Groupthink, Odeck, Tay, Oppo, Backtalk, Clashtalk, and Powder Room cross thread. This week we take a break from kinja and discuss puzzles. Games you’re liking or liked, puzzles you just solved or are looking to solve...if it’s puzzeling… » 7/30/15 7:31am Thursday 7:31am

How Should I Format a HD Shared Between OS X Yosemite and Windows?

This question has been asked many times on the internet, and each time there’s a different answer. Can anyone help me arrive at the correct solution for my situation? The hard drive in question is going to be used to backup data from a Mac to a PC. The fileserver, which is the final destination, is currently not… » 7/29/15 6:24pm 7/29/15 6:24pm

Quick Tips for Statistical Manipulation - Volume I

So you spend a lot of time trying to use numbers to make the arguments you don’t or can’t emphasize well enough with your words. The data is almost never available in the formats you would like and you’re tired of this. You don’t have a team of slaves interns to do the research for you or you’re not confident in their… » 7/24/15 10:31am 7/24/15 10:31am

Share the Road in the Friday Open Thread

In honor of the French getting their roads back from the bicyclists this Sunday, let’s all remember to leave a little space. Hopefully this year’s winner keeps his title. Fun Fact: 6 of the 7 runners-up to Lance Armstrong also have either admitted to or been found guilty of doping. » 7/24/15 6:00am 7/24/15 6:00am