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  1. Defacing Paper Currency -- legal in US?
  2. What was the first military medal?
  3. Buying and selling used bicycle components on the web
  4. How do I go about making a hollowed-out book?
  5. Hanging the US Flag Vertically
  6. what is that script "L" on glasses?
  7. Can a spent bullet kill you?
  8. How can CDC find Anthrax spores?
  9. logic textbook--help!
  10. Hangin' at the Playboy Mansion
  11. Grand Theft Auto 3 (GQ)
  12. Is this Constitutional?
  13. Do make money from email sites work?
  14. Q about computer servers
  15. Hot tubs and bouancy
  16. Don't european babies wear pants?
  17. how can i get a flower named after me
  18. Piano Discovery System - software or MIDI technical info please?
  19. Horseshoes
  20. Lead in gasoline, paint?
  21. the movie k-pax
  22. what does the random stuff on electriclarryland by the buthole sufers mean?
  23. Has a human being ever "ridden" a tornado and survived?
  24. power button symbol... ???
  25. Computer help (cookies, temp internet files??)
  26. "We lost our lease" when they own the store?
  27. Ramadan and Soldiers at war
  28. How do these bastards handle the letters without killing themselves?
  29. Is there a free program to put your computer on lockdown?
  30. Use a mini-fridge to cool my computer?
  31. Cold/Flu Medication Effectiveness
  32. Discovering Ick's Secret Formula
  33. least common letter combination?
  34. Typing - words per minute? Typing tutorials and other questions.
  35. The Human Formerly Known as Cat Stevens
  36. Gone today, hair tomorrow - follicle myths
  37. Diabetes Diagnosis: Need Perspective on Dr. responses (long)
  38. Contemporary American Anthropology: Spontaneous Shrines, Roadside and Otherwise
  39. Amputations, Prior to the Development of Anesthesia
  40. Animal Fitness
  41. Setting an electric analog clock
  42. MS Access question
  43. Superglue question...uh oh
  44. A very novice jack-o-lantern question
  45. Building immunity to Anthrax?
  46. Help Me Track Down some Obscure Books
  47. Question about Compact Disc logo
  48. What religions allow cremation?
  49. Dial-up settings and ME
  50. Anthrax letters identical?
  51. Strange intersection, who has the right of way.
  52. spraypaint chemistry??
  53. MS Access 2000 question
  54. Cantonese Romance Phrases: SIte?
  55. My brand new fuel pump
  56. Heraldry question about a specific blazon.
  57. Golf question: blocks/knobs on course
  58. tractor trailors
  59. How Much Is Recycled Aluminum Worth?
  60. Composition of wine bottle wrapper
  61. Computer Help (IE5)
  62. Mortgage rates and refinancing help please!
  63. What If the Moon Dropped?
  64. How did Michael Jackson get rights to the Beatles tunes?
  65. Photos composed of other photos
  66. Windows XP logon networking question
  67. How do they change the tires on jumbo jets?
  68. How *important* of a concept is "minimizing surface area" in math?
  69. Nuisance Dust in fire extinguishers?
  70. Any one-eyed creatures?
  71. How long are dead crabs good to eat?
  72. Help I deleted my system restore!
  73. How do you prevent the stain on your shirt from Deoderant Gel Stick?
  74. Piercings and Employment Law
  75. Could a conventionally armed cruise missle destroy an aircraft carrier?
  76. Is there a Lawyer in the House? (copyright)
  77. mind-twisty thing, answer was "water" - anybody know it?
  78. nonlethal weapons
  79. Is there anthrax in Podunk? What about Lower Podunk?
  80. ARE WE ALREADY EATING PEOPLE
  81. how do I turn of the MSVC debugger?
  82. What is this number?
  83. PC Seizures
  84. Biology question...
  85. cursing on the radio
  86. Sucking eggs-with your RECTUM?
  87. Blimps banned; do their owners get help?
  88. Help - Physics problem spiraling out of control!
  89. Simba, who made you king of the Jungle?
  90. ''Countian'': word distribution and history
  91. Palookaville
  92. Question about blocking spam.
  93. Why doesn't the government index "part II" crimes?
  94. "We are not responsible..." (Lawyer question)
  95. How long for Calories ==> Fat
  96. Probability question
  97. 0, 1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, etc: It'll have you in stitches
  98. Why do guns in movies fire unrealistically slowly?
  99. When did our balls shrink? (CFL vs. NFL Question)
  100. Help me turn off this XP Passport crap! (long)
  101. Comas..nothingness or a nice nap?
  102. Slaveowners bred slaves like animals
  103. Internet Explorer cache question
  104. Another Damn Irish Question - Children of Lir
  105. Orthodox Jewish Dopers: A food question...
  106. International players in Nike World Series ad
  107. Diane 35 Birth Control Pill....
  108. Dynamic SMS: Scam?
  109. Sports eye black
  110. Marilyn Monroe eleven toes?
  111. Hellish Intersection - is it right to block it or not?
  112. Halloween -- how international is it?
  113. Cable Modems and WindowsXP
  114. Stupid Tootsie Pop Question
  115. Quote Help
  116. When an eye is lost, what's left inside the socket?
  117. How to get rid of mice in the ductwork.
  118. History Channel commercial with mystery explorer
  119. Why is Neodynium Added for Color?
  120. If AOL gets hold of my computer, will it ever let go?
  121. Question for gun-toting dopers
  122. Really, really, REALLY stupid Windows question
  123. Abit KA7 MBD problem
  124. Mac OS X ... greater virus risk?
  125. Cutting children's hair. Help!
  126. Cabbage Night?!!?!
  127. Foriegn Dopers: What is your country's dietary RDA
  128. MLB to shrink League?
  129. Feng Sui? What the...?
  130. Can cats get stoned?
  131. Moving Train Stations to Downtowns
  132. Are there organisms that do not die?
  133. Who invented oral sex?
  134. Can I stop this from happening? (boring web browsing question)
  135. Electricians, audible pop in speakers when lights on
  136. Communication
  137. Baggage Check In Question ?
  138. The most sophisticated data storage?
  139. 3-Variable Equations
  140. Insects with severed heads live up to one year?
  141. Whos sending the anthrax
  142. Who gives apples on Halloween?
  143. What does 'tipped uterus' mean?
  144. Pallbearer?
  145. CB Radio interfering with home theater audio
  146. Need help with "density bottle" chem class
  147. I need to buy a whole bunch of moonstones...
  148. Virtual particles and Hawking radiation
  149. JPEG to VBScript file bug help
  150. What is done about bloodstains on the road from accidents?
  151. What is the origin of the word shit?
  152. White rabbits (Maybe UK only)
  153. Upgraded to WinXP and now my Media Player won't work...
  154. spinning balls
  155. How Did They Get the Feelers of the Andorrans on ENTERPRISE to move?
  156. Grammar Nomenclature Question
  157. Question about Jewish cemeteries
  158. So...is it hip cats or hick cats?
  159. Wacky Email from PRINCE JUDE O. NNAJI (kinda long)
  160. Safety of Hydrogen Peroxide in Bleaching of Teeth
  161. Of railroad tracks and damsels in distress...
  162. Two questions: animals and computers
  163. File ot Found?!?!?
  164. The Spread of Anthrax
  165. drumming question
  166. How come nobody SMELLED IT!
  167. who invented anal sex?
  168. Computer gaming... NET_SendPacket ERROR: NO ERROR... wtf?!
  169. What's wrong with my water?
  170. SD Newbies
  171. Lesbian Parents
  172. 9/11 stock shorting: UAL, AMR, others?
  173. Strength of solid versus hollow cylinders
  174. Zulu, the 1964 movie
  175. Mercator projection: why aren't parallels equidistant?
  176. Get out of my Start menu!
  177. "Metabolife 356" and "Stacker 2": The Straight Dope on fat burning pills, pleas
  178. Early American Armament Regulations
  179. Bitting the Bullet?
  180. Guns and knives on planes
  181. What and Why is Andorra?
  182. Excuse my French!! But why is it called that?
  183. Skiers - answer and advice please!!
  184. Help... How do I format my C drive?
  185. Glass a Fluid?
  186. sunroof vs. moonroof
  187. Eskimo Elders
  188. Herbal Meds...Voodoo or Real?
  189. Talkback radio story
  190. English literature or linguistics specialists--spelling 'little' as 'Leetle'
  191. Long term neurologic effects of happiness
  192. Eating cats
  193. Do racehorses know that they're in a race?
  194. Steam from the streets of the cities
  195. Lesbian Ships?
  196. Win 95 second install?
  197. Why should I buy Morton salt?
  198. Why aren't Russians Asian?
  199. Will taking a dump improve the odds?
  200. Is it theoretically possible to...
  201. What does the theory of relativity have to do with basic biology?
  202. Habits of the very rich.
  203. Why does the sun go up and down?
  204. Legalities of your employer paying you?
  205. Different Antibotics and Anthrax
  206. In Windows 98, how can I view my IP address?
  207. Work Permit Question
  208. Website Maximum
  209. math pro's, please help!
  210. "Welcome to JUKE University."
  211. Chopping onions
  212. Shower drain help
  213. smelly little white things
  214. whats the definition
  215. What kind of meat are people?
  216. How do you make a rope bridge?
  217. Euro Symbol
  218. Why aren't summers hotter down in Oz?
  219. why buses instead of busses?
  220. Attention fitness geeks: a (fat) burning question
  221. Particles faster than light, for real...
  222. Writing a letter to your Congressman?
  223. Negative Momentum
  224. Every male Catholic is eligible for becoming Pope, right?
  225. Overlapping Probability Areas, Reality layers.
  226. Sugar Cravings...
  227. And a East Coast Bridge Threat?
  228. Imaginary numbers
  229. WTC: Which tower had more deaths?
  230. Disneyland "fastpass"
  231. Windows XP firewall
  232. Donkey Punch?
  233. CD Jewel Case
  234. "Little House...Prairie" & Anthrax
  235. ID a Skull
  236. Career Advice Needed from College Profs
  237. dying 50/50 blends
  238. Question about data ports in hotels
  239. Racing question.
  240. OS X for IBM PC?
  241. Trying to remember the name of an on-line RPG
  242. Cuticles and Lying Manicurists
  243. What's the origian of the name Jetta?
  244. Relationship between "Hoboken" and "Hobo"?
  245. Gaalic Oil
  246. Chicken?
  247. Payout on shaved games
  248. Who can name the countries of origin of these nationalities??
  249. Gravitational waves
  250. Math types: Empty milk jugs as emergency flotation devices

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