We're coming up on that national tradition known as Super Bowl Sunday. In the past we've gotten together to play games rather than watch the game, but there was always something missing which prevented us from achieving the full on ignore experience: the actual football game in the background being completely ignored. [more inside]
Coming up on August 21, I will have been a member of this fine site for 10 years. Wow! I've been thinking of taking the anniversary as a nice nudge to get out and see/meet more of you swell NYC Mefites. [more inside]
It occurred to me tonight that it has been nearly 5 years since our very first game meetup. [more inside]
Metafilter is 15! We should celebrate according to tradition for Australian 15 year olds, that is, hang out in a park and get drunk! [EDIT: Venue changed to the Courthouse Hotel, Newtown, due to overenthusiastic weather deities]. [more inside]
Since we haven't done a Game Night in a while, I thought I'd host one. Rather that try to create a "meal", I thought it might be better to bring snacky-type stuff (along with beverages), so we can focus on games instead of food.
Inspired by this thread and general cabin fever, I'd like to have people down to my dad's place in Westport to hang out and make and eat snacks and have the game on. [more inside]
It's been too long, Michigan! How about an early October Meetup in the Ann Arbor / Ypsi area on Sunday, 10/9? It just so happens that a certain Genuine Metafilter Moderator, who is known to appear at libraries, will be appearing at the Ann Arbor Library Sunday afternoon, and a Meetup afterwards would be a good time for all involved. [more inside]