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September

A small job, but a very sensitive one

I need to have some photographs changed. My wife passed away on August 14th. We will be having two memorial services on October 8th. Two of the pictures need me taken out of them and her centered, and another two are a picture of a picture, which is... [more inside]

July

help me figure out a bass tab

I'm trying to figure out the bass tab for a specific arrangement of U2's Walk On* - the one from the 7 album. Audio here. The bass tabs for this song... [more inside]

June

Surf for Great Food Web Sites

I'm helping out with a ground-breaking, high-visibility project run by a well-regarded food writer. We need a small mountain of highly specialized research-via-surfing, along with some light writing. Not academic...it's for popular use. And, yes, it... [more inside]

April

Looking for a copy of Misi, last spotted in an Ecuadorian book store

Saw this in a bookstore in Ecuador, should have snapped it up. More details on the game here. If anyone is going to be in an area where this might be available, I'd like a copy or two... [more inside]

Pick up and ship family heirloom sculpture

Pick up a 30 pound, 20-inch tall marble bust from Huntington Woods, MI (Detroit area) and ship it to Seattle. Find a shipping store that is professional and has experience packing awkwardly shaped and fragile... [more inside]

Research Assistant who is also a boardgame fan

I am a professor at a business school, and working on a project involving innovation. In one part of the project, I am examining the sources of inspiration behind crowdfunded boardgames. I have a list of the games that inspired each crowdfunding... [more inside]

September, 2015

Please throw an item into an active volcano for me

If you live near an active volcano, and are willing to help someone out, I'd like to mail you a small item (and some USD to cover your expenses), and have you video yourself putting that item in molten lava for me. * this is not a joke * I'm not... [more inside]

August, 2015

Deliver boxes from Bay Area CA to Sterling VA

I'm looking to deliver two boxes from my home in Emeryville to my aunt's in Sterling, Virginia. One box is about 19x19x16 and the other is about 25x14x11 (it's long but short and narrow). I'm leaving the country on the 23rd of August so am hoping... [more inside]

Dog sit & apartment sit in Pasadena, 8/29 - 9/7

We're looking for someone to dog sit our 30-lb wirehair terrier mix and stay with her at our apartment during the week of 8/29 - 9/7. Normally my parents would watch her, but something came up and we're in a pinch. THE PERKS: You'd say in a 2br,... [more inside]

July, 2015

Looking for someone to teach me to drive a stick shift (NYC)

I am looking for someone who can teach me how to drive a manual transmission vehicle. I'm hoping for at least 4 or 5 evening/weekend sessions, or at least until I feel comfortable enough to practice on my own. I am not new to driving, but am new... [more inside]

Driver needed

Driver needed from Pomona to the VA hospital in Long Beach. Cancer patient needs a driver to chemo and appointments, but local chemo ride share tells us it's too far for them. I can pay gas and a consideration for your time, but the compensation... [more inside]

June, 2015

Summer Odd Jobs Garden & House: suitable for MeFI students, Mefit offspring, MeFi couple, couple, mates travelling, language improvement

we need a series of small stuctural jobs done in Garden (paving laid, Rotten decking boards replaced (about 10), digging small areas to lay weed surpressant membrane, Setting up a wire trainer for climbing plants, etc., We pay for the materials and... [more inside]

May, 2015

Shadow for disabled person at summer camp

Paul is a 31 year old intellectually handicapped little man. He functions at a 7-8 year old level with an amazing memory and a sense of humour. He's been going to camp bnai brith for 13 years. Paul loves camp over... [more inside]

April, 2015

Demographic research

I would like to find someone who can appropriately choose a representative set of zip codes from a larger set. How could I get someone to choose, in an intellectually defensible way, a list of 30 to 50 zip codes that essentially represent my entire... [more inside]

March, 2015

Tutor/answer basic electronics questions by phone

I would like to be able to call you up and ask things like: Can I use this power supply with slightly different amp output than a previous power supply? Where can I buy a 3/64" outer diameter plug? Do I really need a charge controller between... [more inside]

February, 2015

Need prints obtained from Berlin museum, shipped to U.S.

I am seeking to get copies of artwork produced by an artist in Berlin shipped to me in the U.S. I need someone who will obtain copies of this artwork from a museum, pack the artwork in sturdy, weatherproof shipping tubes and send them to me in the... [more inside]

I need a souvenir from Lima, Peru

Specifically, I need a certain stuffed guinea pig from a certain giftshop in Miraflores, then shipped to the US. I will, of course, cover all expenses and pay you for your time. (I've suggested $40 below but am open to discussion.) I'll send details... [more inside]

December, 2014

Pick up an item in Harpers Ferry, package it, and ship it to Toronto

I'm a record collector and someone in zip code 25425 has a small batch of records that I would like to buy. They don't want to ship them. There are about a dozen LPs (one box set and one additional record). I'm looking to hire someone --... [more inside]

November, 2014

Purchase a book in South Korea and ship it to me in the US

A friend wrote a book. The book has been translated into Korean, and I want to get him a copy. Please help! I have found some references to the book on Korean websites, but not one that appears I can purchase from. However, I am relying on... [more inside]

October, 2014

Design and creation of one custom cross-stitch sampler

Looking for someone to design and create a cross-stitch sampler based on the Horse_ebooks "Everything happens so much" tweet. I am hugely flexible on most every aspect, but do expect plenty of e-mail interaction during the design... [more inside]

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