### 4 What The Heck Did I Just Read?

Kevin L 08/13/2018 at 13:28. 2 answers, 1.300 views story
It was the first of April when I received a letter from my good friend Richard. He never sent me one so I was surprised. I opened it and what came next left me speechless kevin, please Help me out!...

### 6 Strange Refrigerator Problem

Chowzen 08/13/2018 at 13:06. 3 answers, 343 views lateral-thinking visual
I found this old mini fridge at the dump. It still had old sticky-notes attached to most of the oddly-shaped drawers. Any idea what was kept in the bottom drawer?

### 14 How to help my friend accept criticism?

tl;dr Bruce believes that the world is, at its core, a very nice, nonjudgmental place where people get along and don't criticize, and when this belief is contradicted he either refuses the evidence or withdraws into himself. I'm worried for...

### 29 Why is there a towel on my toilet seat?

Sinstein 08/13/2018 at 12:51. 2 answers, 6.448 views singapore toilets
I checked in to my hotel in Singapore and the toilet has a towel on its lid. What is the objective of this towel? Is it supposed to be used a foot rug for when I am using the toilet?

### 3 For US airports, is there really a difference between printable boarding passes and mobile boarding passes?

JonathanReez 08/13/2018 at 12:45. 2 answers, 480 views usa air-travel
When checking in online today for an Air Canada flight, I was informed that my boarding pass had to be printed rather than shown on the screen, as AC doesn't support "mobile" boarding passes for that airport. However in theory...

### 25 Is a client identifying my device (which caused high network traffic) possibly in violation of privacy regulations?

ElGringoMagnifico 08/13/2018 at 12:42. 5 answers, 10.133 views privacy gdpr
I live in Belgium and I'm working for a government institution as a contractor. About two months ago I've had to reinstall my (own - but professionally used) laptop that is connected to the corporate "Bring Your Own Device" (BYOD)...

### 8 First Riley Riddle

casey 08/13/2018 at 12:41. 2 answers, 608 views riddle rhyme riley
My prefix will quench my thirst, my suffix is fundamentally measured, my infix is an ancient capital that is treasured. What am I?

### 7 What is the opposite of cuvée

Wine-o 08/13/2018 at 12:39. 2 answers, 1.888 views wine drinks
I know that cuvée is wine produced from several types of grape. Is there a word to describe wine made from a single type?

### 4 tikz : Arrow heads does not scale with the rest of the picture

tobiasBora 08/13/2018 at 12:33. 2 answers, 87 views tikz-pgf tikz-arrows scaling
I'm trying to include a scaled graph into another picture (yes I need to use nested tikz pictures, but I can't find any better way), and the problem is that the arrow heads are not scaled properly, so the scaled...

### How to re-submit form data in custom module?

Nitesh kumar Singh 08/13/2018 at 12:30. 2 answers, 17 views magento2 php module template controllers

### 122 Why did I have to wave my hand in front of my ID card?

Tom K. 08/13/2018 at 09:31. 3 answers, 13.778 views authentication security-theater
I recently had to authenticate myself online to use an internet-based service. The authentication process was done via video call with me holding my ID card in front of my laptop camera beside my face. I also had to wiggle...

### QGIS - Transfer feature selection with new attributes to PostGIS

gishelp 08/13/2018 at 09:26. 0 answers, 27 views qgis postgis layers
I have three shapefiles which represent a conduit network with valves and hydrants. The pipe grid consists of line features in a shapefile and the valves and hydrant each are a point layer in a shapefile. For the planning of...

### 2 PM techniques/tools for fixed-price 6 month client project

I am looking for project management techniques and tools to help with the following situation. (P.S. I know this question is technically off-topic but I felt Revisiting Tool Recommendation Questions expressed a degree of leeway. I am new to project...

### 13 Do we have any surviving texts by Romano-Celtic authors?

Charlie Tizzard Ó Kevlahan 08/13/2018 at 09:25. 2 answers, 1.281 views ancient-rome sources classical-antiquity celts
Do we have any surviving texts or references to texts with Romano-Celtic authors and how common were 'non-Greco-Italian' (I'm not sure of the best term for that) authors? Specifically within the Roman period, roughly 43 AD to 410 AD in...

### 49 I know (all) the members of the interview panel. Does that matter?

gerrit 08/13/2018 at 09:23. 5 answers, 7.436 views interviewing
In case I am invited to a job interview, and in the invitation letter, recruitment tells me the names of the interview panel members. Suppose that I already know some or all of the members, through prior work engagements (including...

### 16 Electric power system connecting the Earth and the Moon

tonychow0929 08/13/2018 at 09:18. 11 answers, 4.211 views reality-check electricity metalworking
It’s year 2050 and within 10 years, all fossil fuels will be used up. All countries signed an agreement to approve an international construction, described as follows: A track will be built on the equator, so something like a round...

### 11 What to tell family who ask about a friend I had a falling out with? [on hold]

Donttryit 08/13/2018 at 09:05. 2 answers, 1.697 views relationships family argument
I had a very friend who I was close with that I knew for a long time. My family even knew him from birthday parties and we had gone on trips together etc. My friend recently involved me in a...

### 4 What is this airplane I saw with propellers behind the engine and canards on the top of the plane?

Pureferret 08/13/2018 at 08:52. 1 answers, 2.861 views aircraft-identification
While playing Pokémon GO, I saw a plane with: Propellers behind the engine. Canards at the tip of the plane. Normal-looking tail with a flat wing at the end of the upright bit. I know these are probably not the...

### 11 Beamer Highlighting some part of an image and hiding remaining part

MYaseen208 08/13/2018 at 08:35. 3 answers, 248 views tikz-pgf beamer graphics
I want to highlight some part of an image and hiding the remaining part. My minimum working example is below. Any help will be highly appreciated. Thanks \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{tikzpicture} \node[anchor = south west, inner sep =...

### 11 Problems with using a rough greyscale algorithm?

So I'm designing a few programs for editing photos in python using PIL and one of them was converting an image to greyscale (without using any functions from PIL). The algorithm I've employed is simple: for each pixel (colour-depth is...

### 6 What supposed dynamics within the US Green Party prevent its growth?

einpoklum 08/13/2018 at 08:29. 2 answers, 249 views united-states parties green-party
In this recent interview, journalist Chris Hedges (the interviewer) says that: The Green party is largely dysfunctional. I've spent a lot of time with the Green Party and I won't support the Democrats, so I'd tend to vote for them,...

### How can I access my raster data from PostGIS

DE2468 08/13/2018 at 08:27. 0 answers, 25 views postgis raster postgresql
I made a PostGIS database where I stored some elevation raster data. Now I want to get the value of a point from the raster for given latitude and longitude. Therefore I printed out the SRID of my raster with...

### 5 Manga about woman marrying man from another tribe [on hold]

Helpless Otaku 08/13/2018 at 08:22. 2 answers, 702 views story-identification manga
I'm looking for a manga telling the story of a woman who travelled from a distant land to marry a man from a different tribe. I don't recall their names; but the man is 12–15 years old and the woman...

### 23 Why do some games persistently have mostly one viable strategy, while others can have many?

gaazkam 08/13/2018 at 08:20. 9 answers, 5.979 views game-design multiplayer balance
The interesting thing in LoL is the existence of the "meta", which, for the purpose of this question, can be defined as the One Strategy That Rules Them All. The meta shifts between patches; but soon after a patch is...

### 37 Is Space Force being taken seriously?

Coomie 08/13/2018 at 08:15. 4 answers, 8.479 views united-states policy space
It seems like there have been a number of unusual ideas in recent American politics. And that's saying something because, as a foreigner looking in, it's never seemed normal. Is Space Force being taken seriously? I just don't understand why...

### 17 How much physical strength is required to control a Cessna 172?

lpydawa 08/13/2018 at 08:14. 8 answers, 10.028 views flight-controls cessna-172
I have heard a number of folks tell me that one needs a certain amount of physical strength to be able to control the Cessna 172. Is that true? I'm flying sims now, just wanted to know.

### 4 Can't Get Enough of Riley Riddles

Kevin L 08/13/2018 at 08:14. 1 answers, 659 views riddle
My prefix is an abbreviation of a 3 word phrase My infix is what robbers put on their victims My suffix is what no human being in this world can stop My whole consists of just 6 letters What is...