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  1. What's the straight dope on bowel moments (let's try to restrain ourselves :-) )
  2. How can I get VGA into a computer?
  3. Had a tooth extracted, why was I given Epinephrine?
  4. Scientologists and Car Accidents
  5. Cars about to crash in front of you - sound horn, or not?
  6. Why can't I delete files from my Ipod?
  7. Grammar Guides
  8. Gann Wheel and Ulam Spiral
  9. 2 problems (so far) with my new Dell Vostro laptop
  10. Intermittent no-internet prob. Blame DSL service? Comp settings? Comp HW? Gremlin?
  11. Sheets
  12. Normans original ?
  13. Was Carl Karcher actually a racist/homophobe?
  14. Availability of enterprise servers & switches that run on 48VDC
  15. HTML/CSS gurus - a little help please
  16. Wtf, Rsvp Asap Pls
  17. Evidence for extra dimensions from a surprising source?
  18. Any way to figure out why some e-mail disappears on its way to me?
  19. Displaying results of an SQL query in ASP with unknown number of fields.
  20. Is the internet really indelible?
  21. MS Word
  22. Windows Taskbar question
  23. Work is drug testing me, but for what?!
  24. Accents: Clinton vs. Huckabee
  25. How interchangable are laptop hardrives?
  26. Mysterious bodyfat composition numbers
  27. What's the difference between light brown sugar and dark brown sugar.
  28. Can a laptop be run without an AC adapter present?
  29. Son of Techno-Peasant - Mac Question - Programs Opening on Start-up
  30. Molecular Shape
  31. Difference between Acetaminophen (Tylenol), Ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin) and Aspirin?
  32. Does military service = General Schedule (GS) steps
  33. PDA charging question
  34. What is the relationship between Wales and England?
  35. Who owns Youtube videos of personal content (not public mass media content?)
  36. Optical cable abilities
  37. Legalization or Decriminalization?
  38. Do babies initiate peek-a-boo?
  39. FLAC files to my PC
  40. Can an employer open personal mail addressed to an employee?
  41. What is the origin of Henry Ford's quote, "History is more or less bunk."?
  42. The wheels on the bus go round & round - with little tags on the wheel lugs?
  43. Nabisco Famous Chocolate Wafers -- in S.F., Calif.
  44. What's This Style of Blueprint Called?
  45. On line pharmacies-legitimate?
  46. Why does too much sleep make me feel groggy?
  47. Atmospheric methane combustion
  48. How many nation-wide restaurant chains are there?
  49. Software for archiving webmail?
  50. Visually impaired persons and US paper currency
  51. What's the Straight Dope on Plasma 'Donation'?
  52. American spelling peculiarities.
  53. Looking for two logic problems
  54. Name of Satellite TV network / receiver maker in San Diego?
  55. Do all pianos sound the same?
  56. What DID Columbus do?
  57. Supreme Court to judge on CCW? (Concealed Carry of Weapons laws) [Edited title]
  58. Which Dem Won Nevada?
  59. Russian Legal system: What Does a Procurator Do?
  60. Pirate radio stations
  61. Help with 1998 Town Car overheating
  62. Why is the Eastern time zone the "standard" in the USA?
  63. Should I take my BP before or after eating?
  64. How does eating impact blood pressure?
  65. Why is the Michelin man white?
  66. American addresses - use of the £ sign?
  67. Football question
  68. Is alimony outdated...a thing of the past?
  69. HP LaserJet 1600 (color)
  70. The Military After Hours - Ranks and Respect
  71. Is it illegal to threaten somebody?
  72. Video Card Question
  73. nazi ufos
  74. Taking the gloves off. Boxing question
  75. Abundant Retail Perishables
  76. Can necrotic spider venom be put in a cyst?
  77. Disk or application is locked (-54)
  78. How do I add TV-out to a laptop?
  79. How to Use CDDB Lookup in Filemaker Database
  80. DVD drive problem
  81. Opening a bank's safe deposit box...
  82. Is Weather Really an Advantage for Cold-Weather Teams Like the Packers?
  83. Can a person teach a dog to growl?
  84. Legal ethics question...
  85. Was it possible to send mail/make phone calls between the UK & Europe in WWII?
  86. lead acetate in hair dyes... safe?
  87. Poe: Public domain?
  88. HVAC issues
  89. Is marijuana kosher?
  90. A question about "concealed carry" <sic>
  91. Any one recognize this probabilty equation?
  92. I think my kids broke my internet explorer
  93. Do CF bulbs have UV danger?
  94. Is the Monty Python "Galaxy Song" scientifically accurate?
  95. Trivial Pursuit errors-a desert in Maine?
  96. How do I move a really big file?
  97. Fighting the cold, one Seran-ed window at a time
  98. Why does the FAFSA (Financial Aid) want my parents' information?
  99. Could a man with a sensitive enough nose smell if a woman was sexually receptive?
  100. How do pilots safely land aircraft at airports without control towers?
  101. Pet-bird-safe pest control? Somebody? Anybody? HELP!
  102. Live online video coverage of Super Duper Tuesday
  103. Need help on identifiyng a drug.
  104. When does Inauguration Day next fall on a Sunday?
  105. Hair Stylists, please help!
  106. Do British "CONSOL" Bonds Still Exist?
  107. I updated my Mac OS to Leopard, and now Pithhelmet doesn't work!
  108. Factual question about decapitation
  109. Do truckers and sailors really swear a lot?
  110. Java XML/DOM question
  111. What's the current situation with the FLDS?
  112. Actuarial Math Resources
  113. Fast disappearing command prompt-style text box at startup
  114. Water heater
  115. Know anything about water heaters?
  116. Outlook Express -> Windows Mail
  117. Getting a [construction] loan from a bank
  118. Old saving bonds from when I was a baby
  119. Visual Studio question - terminating an application
  120. Transit of Venus
  121. Are contracts copyrighted?
  122. About the spider in my bathroom (lame)
  123. Insulation resistance equivalencies
  124. Appeals process question
  125. Is there a name for this "logic"
  126. Excel,VB,Access,Java,.Net - Where Next?
  127. Was there a society that didn't understand acting?
  128. Building implosions: why don't they try to contain the dust?
  129. Why are tatoos permanent?
  130. Psychology of two-week break before the Super Bowl
  131. Why no Grizzly Bears in the Eastern US?
  132. Is there a Vista Web Client for Cisco VPN?
  133. ODB-II scanner to diagnose without a code?
  134. The Flag Patch on Military Uniforms
  135. When do libraries buy their books?
  136. Not going gray as you age -- does it ever happen?
  137. Planet Mercury: 50% iron?
  138. Any shampoo's which genuinely make hair thicker?
  139. How would I apply for a Solar Heating Grant from Gov?
  140. How do I make the SOUND work in old WIN98 games like Duke Nukem, on XP?
  141. Auto dopers, a question of old antifreeze
  142. Photography buffs; is this camera worth repairing?
  143. What kind of animal eats most infrequently?
  144. Are pigs as smart as 2 year old [human] babies?
  145. In the early 1900's, how did one comic strip get copied & distributed to many papers?
  146. Cholesterol questions
  147. International Debt Collection
  148. Quebecor World bankrupt - so what happens to the stockholders?
  149. Why do reporter's notebooks flip at the top?
  150. Packers season tickets.
  151. Is any Third Reich legislation still in force?
  152. "Ensure product is piping hot before eating" - Why?
  153. Sniping For Food
  154. What's the correct pronunciation of... [Justine Henin 's last name]
  155. What's the real deal on female body hair?
  156. Accountant dopers. COnversion of a Trad IRA to Roth.
  157. "Diesel" engine running on gasoline/petrol
  158. Explain mortgage refinancing
  159. Who writes porn websites?
  160. Did I see A Wolf?
  161. The Phenomenon of Deluded People and Incomprehensibe Writing
  162. How much control does one have when spinning the Wheel of Fortune?
  163. Can Hair Turn Gray Overnight from Fright?
  164. Peroxide and pets (odd.)
  165. How much of tolls go straight to the toll collector's salaries?
  166. Palm Centro [Sprint] Locked?
  167. Is there a way to take a Youtube video and put it on my Ipod?
  168. Could someone please explain the concept of "ping" to me?
  169. What causes this? (Weird looking radar image on Accuweather)
  170. Second hard drive - FAT32 or NTFS? Noob needs help
  171. Good chewable things with a flavor (for dog)?
  172. Why do Music Channels have a sign language presenter during the night?
  173. Glasses Alternative?> Some kind of dual-lens manual-focus device?
  174. How fast can the US military attack...a US city?
  175. Age and the common cold
  176. "The Queen" in the United States
  177. Game Show Contestants
  178. Why do my USB ports quit working?
  179. Using a USB device 50 to 100 feet from PC?
  180. How to talk to Bluetooth device from a PC without any Bluetooth capabilities.
  181. Can someone explain who Bruce is in Brittish Lineage?
  182. Oops!, I clicked Uninstall HD drivers by mistake, what to expect?
  183. USSR occupation of Baltic states early in WWII
  184. Why no scabs on the writers strike?
  185. Ugly/Stinky Well Water Remedies?
  186. German History Buffs: Why did Germany split Catholic/Protestant like that?
  187. Skydiving dopers: what's new in the last 12 years
  188. Weight Loss Q: Cardio & Weights Vs. 2x the Cardio
  189. Computer components recommendation + bonus troubleshooting!
  190. Do you know the right way to breathe? (hiking related)
  191. Please do the needful?
  192. Another car question - new battery, crackling sound, won't start
  193. Little windshield wipers on head lights..Overengineering?
  194. Tell me more about the recent Chinese Hominid fossils
  195. Distillation: does temp. of condenser have an effect on re-condensed distillate?
  196. "Hemp Hearts", what's the (heh)...Straight Dope on them?
  197. Has a dead person ever been nominated for an Academy Award?
  198. Can I throw old CRT monitors in the trash?
  199. Japanese dopers, anyone know where to dispose of batteries?
  200. A Shallow Brook is Noisy?
  201. People,Peoples and Persons...what's the diff?
  202. I'm Having problems with my clothes dryer.
  203. Feds Cut a "Key Interest Rate"? Huh?
  204. Free Professional Language Translation Sites
  205. R. Budd Dwyer Suicide
  206. Travel grants and Grants for a Car
  207. Will My Car Rust If...
  208. Yemen - Democracy?
  209. Next Generation of Bar Codes?
  210. Same problem on 2 different ThinkPads..
  211. Job application fraud?
  212. How does one "colorize" something
  213. The Pox
  214. How to avoid getting scammed (selling things online)
  215. What's the difference between (the mythological) Phobos and Deimos?
  216. DIY Fabric Bonding? (fleece)
  217. Speech Pattern
  218. Good sites about social history of World War I era France?
  219. Determining Legislative Intent
  220. Anatomy and Physiolgy: Critical Thinking
  221. Online Illustration and Cartooning Courses
  222. Windows Vista, UAC and Security - One Year later
  223. Identify a military plane from a lame description
  224. Hats at Dr. King speech
  225. What happens to glycerin if it is kept too long?
  226. Verizon FiOS question
  227. Significance of Jan. 24 in France?
  228. UK Dopers: Another British accent/pronunciation question
  229. Firefox, Vista, and the white screen of doom.
  230. Why no "pure" hydrogen peroxide?
  231. Where did assassins originate?
  232. Backing up new files only (Windows)
  233. Families with the same middle names?
  234. Personal Electronic Devices On Planes
  235. World food prices on the rise, especially grains. Why?
  236. Weird, old medical treatment
  237. The History (Archaeology? Etymology maybe?) of Myths and Mythologies
  238. Free Dental Insurance
  239. I want to fire a gun today. What do I need to do?
  240. February school vacation?
  241. Primary negative campaigning
  242. The price of eggs
  243. Laminated maps
  244. Please assuage my fears about getting electrocuted (ground faults, electronic project
  245. Excel: Applying a formula to an entire column
  246. How is this possible? (cable TV question)
  247. I need to uninstall WinXP. Please assist.
  248. Lying about # of phones hooked up in the 70s
  249. Cost of Iraq War: What is the breakdown?
  250. Business idea that can’t be personally implemented—any value?