• How can I change my user name on Yahoo Answers?

    Is it possible to change my username and if so, how can I do it? :)
    Is it possible to change my username and if so, how can I do it? :)
    3 answers · Yahoo Pulse · 3 months ago
  • How does Silverfish Spray kill Silverfish?

    How does the spray for Silverfish actually kill them? How does it work and what does it do? How long does it take to work?
    How does the spray for Silverfish actually kill them? How does it work and what does it do? How long does it take to work?
    3 answers · Other - Home & Garden · 3 months ago
  • What does it mean to 'get rid of' Silverfish?

    What does it mean to 'get rid of' Silverfish? How would someone 'get rid' of them? Would 'get rid of' necessarily mean killing the Silverfish? How would one go about getting rid of them?
    What does it mean to 'get rid of' Silverfish? How would someone 'get rid' of them? Would 'get rid of' necessarily mean killing the Silverfish? How would one go about getting rid of them?
    1 answer · Other - Home & Garden · 3 months ago
  • What does it mean to 'get rid of' Silverfish?

    What does it mean to 'get rid of' Silverfish? How would someone 'get rid' of them?
    What does it mean to 'get rid of' Silverfish? How would someone 'get rid' of them?
    3 answers · Other - Home & Garden · 3 months ago
  • What would someone mean if they ask how to 'get rid of' Silverfish?

    What would they mean by 'get rid of' Silverfish? Would they mean killing the Silverfish as they saw it as a pest?
    What would they mean by 'get rid of' Silverfish? Would they mean killing the Silverfish as they saw it as a pest?
    1 answer · Other - Home & Garden · 3 months ago
  • If you accidentally step on a snail and you have bits of it under your shoe, do you feel bad wiping your shoe on the grass?

    If you accidentally step on a snail and you have bits of it under your shoe, do you feel bad wiping your shoe on the grass?
    If you accidentally step on a snail and you have bits of it under your shoe, do you feel bad wiping your shoe on the grass?
    5 answers · Polls & Surveys · 3 months ago
  • If you jog on the spot are you likely to squish a bug accidentally?

    If you jog on the spot in the summer are you likely to squish a bug accidentally?
    If you jog on the spot in the summer are you likely to squish a bug accidentally?
    1 answer · Infectious Diseases · 3 months ago
  • Is saying 'who cares' regarding the 2004 Boxing Day tsunami insensitive?

    I had a friend who did so and felt a little uneasy with her saying 'who cares' when the tsunami was mentioned. Is this an insensitive or just a normal reaction these days?
    I had a friend who did so and felt a little uneasy with her saying 'who cares' when the tsunami was mentioned. Is this an insensitive or just a normal reaction these days?
    6 answers · Current Events · 3 months ago
  • Was an increase in suicide rates a secondary effect of the Boxing Day (2004) tsunami?

    Did suicide rates increase following the Boxing Day (2004) tsunami? If so, roughly how many can be attributed to it and for what reasons?
    Did suicide rates increase following the Boxing Day (2004) tsunami? If so, roughly how many can be attributed to it and for what reasons?
    1 answer · Mental Health · 3 months ago
  • Is this a cruel tweet?

    One of my friends just tweeted ' "ooh I can smell that daddy long legs burning." :L ' I just wanted to ask - is this tweet cruel? Does the ' :L ' suggest that she feels sorry for the daddy long legs (and opposed it being burnt) or does it suggest that she doesn't care about it and was happy it got burned?... show more
    One of my friends just tweeted ' "ooh I can smell that daddy long legs burning." :L ' I just wanted to ask - is this tweet cruel? Does the ' :L ' suggest that she feels sorry for the daddy long legs (and opposed it being burnt) or does it suggest that she doesn't care about it and was happy it got burned? What does the :L mean in this context?
    1 answer · Words & Wordplay · 4 months ago
  • Is jumping in front of a train a painless death - would it be instant?

    What happens when someone jumps in front of a train generally? I lost one of my close acquaintances recently to this form of suicide.
    What happens when someone jumps in front of a train generally? I lost one of my close acquaintances recently to this form of suicide.
    5 answers · Mental Health · 4 months ago
  • Is this a really mean thing to say?

    In geography class at school, we were researching a case study on the Asian Boxing Day 2004 Tsunami. One of my friends, when she saw what we were studying, said 'who cares?!'. In my opinion, this was a very insensitive thing to say. Was this a really mean and insensitive thing to say, or, given how much time has passed, just a normal... show more
    In geography class at school, we were researching a case study on the Asian Boxing Day 2004 Tsunami. One of my friends, when she saw what we were studying, said 'who cares?!'. In my opinion, this was a very insensitive thing to say. Was this a really mean and insensitive thing to say, or, given how much time has passed, just a normal interpretation of society's view?
    1 answer · Psychology · 4 months ago
  • What is the meaning of the ellipse in this message?

    Hi everyone, I recently reviewed another message on Facebook after I was feeling very stressed/lonely. It said: 'Just because you don't always talk to friends doesn't mean they aren't always there for you. Also, please never assume that a person doesn't care about you just because they haven't told you so...' Please... show more
    Hi everyone, I recently reviewed another message on Facebook after I was feeling very stressed/lonely. It said: 'Just because you don't always talk to friends doesn't mean they aren't always there for you. Also, please never assume that a person doesn't care about you just because they haven't told you so...' Please could you help me interpret this message- I really struggle to do myself (quite severe Aspergers...) Why did he use an ellipse and not a full stop at the end of his second sentence, and what is the meaning of the message?
    1 answer · Friends · 5 months ago
  • Which of these methods is the most humane for removing spiders?

    I am terrified of house spiders and want to get them out of my room ASAP but without causing them undue suffering. The only two ways I could do this would be either to throw them out the window or to quickly squish them. I have normally thrown any spiders out of the window until recently when I read that often they can't adapt or get back in... show more
    I am terrified of house spiders and want to get them out of my room ASAP but without causing them undue suffering. The only two ways I could do this would be either to throw them out the window or to quickly squish them. I have normally thrown any spiders out of the window until recently when I read that often they can't adapt or get back in so freeze to death. Is this true? Which of the above (quick squish or throw out of window) is the most humane way of removing house spiders?
    3 answers · Other - Home & Garden · 5 months ago
  • What's the significance of please in this context?

    Why would someone say 'go ahead please' rather than simply 'go ahead'?
    Why would someone say 'go ahead please' rather than simply 'go ahead'?
    2 answers · Languages · 5 months ago
  • Is this a compliment or an insult?

    Someone recently said that 'people think the world of you' to me. I sort of struggle to interpret what phrases like this means in practice - please could someone help me understand what this means in practice? Was it a nice or mean thing to say and what does it mean?
    Someone recently said that 'people think the world of you' to me. I sort of struggle to interpret what phrases like this means in practice - please could someone help me understand what this means in practice? Was it a nice or mean thing to say and what does it mean?
    2 answers · Languages · 5 months ago
  • Does the ':p' suggest that my friend found this funny?

    One of my friends recently shared a Facebook clip with the caption: 'Didn't quite quite know how to react to this :p' (it was a video of a gangster kicking a concrete wall and having his leg crushed). Does the ' :p ' suggest that they found the clip funny/are unsymphatic/don't care about him?
    One of my friends recently shared a Facebook clip with the caption: 'Didn't quite quite know how to react to this :p' (it was a video of a gangster kicking a concrete wall and having his leg crushed). Does the ' :p ' suggest that they found the clip funny/are unsymphatic/don't care about him?
    1 answer · Facebook · 5 months ago
  • Should I be confident for my speech tomorrow?

    I'm delivering a speech tomorrow on the UK about the government. I am a little nervous about speaking in front of 80 people, but I know that I will grow from it. I sent a copy of my speech to the event organiser. She said 'Your speech is great! I'm sure the audience will appreciate your sentiment'. The first part of her feedback... show more
    I'm delivering a speech tomorrow on the UK about the government. I am a little nervous about speaking in front of 80 people, but I know that I will grow from it. I sent a copy of my speech to the event organiser. She said 'Your speech is great! I'm sure the audience will appreciate your sentiment'. The first part of her feedback appears really positive, but I'm not too sure of the meaning of the second part of her feedback? What did she mean by 'appreciate your sentiment'? Is this also positive?
    2 answers · Other - Education · 5 months ago
  • Is it possible to go through life without somehow accidentally killing a bug?

    What proportion of the population is likely to be able to avoid killing a bug or accidently step on a snail?
    What proportion of the population is likely to be able to avoid killing a bug or accidently step on a snail?
    5 answers · Zoology · 5 months ago
  • Do you have to speak to friends everyday for them to remain your friend (UK)?

    Say friends from school whom you don't see everyday anymore. How often should you speak (e.g. on Facebook) in order to adequately remain in touch and remain friends? Also, what makes a good friend from a 'fair-weather' friend?
    Say friends from school whom you don't see everyday anymore. How often should you speak (e.g. on Facebook) in order to adequately remain in touch and remain friends? Also, what makes a good friend from a 'fair-weather' friend?
    1 answer · Friends · 5 months ago