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May

Pronounce and record a list of words in an obscure language.

I am studying phonetics. The class's final assignment is to find a speaker of a lesser-spoken language (so, excluding languages such as French, German, Mandarin Chinese, etc), and transcribe their pronunciation of 200-odd short words (or the closest... [more inside]

April

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]

Stay in our apartment with our cat

We're going on vacation for two and a half weeks in June, and looking for someone to stay in our apartment in downtown San Francisco and keep an eye on our cat. We'd much rather have someone actually stay here than hire someone to stop by every... [more inside]

March

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

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]

July, 2014

Need landline telephone access

Looking for use of a landline telephone in a quiet setting for nine hours in late August. I wouldn't be making any long-distance calls. It would essentially be one long incoming call.... [more inside]

Unpaid Internship - Labourer in Meatbomb's Hippie Utopia

This is primarily farm labour and would be a suitable posting for a directionless youngster wondering how to spend the summer. A Mefite ready to give his or her life for the glory of the Worker's Revolution might also be a good fit. Compensation... [more inside]

March, 2014

Haircut and Color Models Wanted

Looking for a model for a student portfolio photo shoot in Santa Monica, California Must be open to a classic Sassoon cut and color (such as a bob or long layers, nothing asymmetric or crazy. Color will be determined after a consultation)... [more inside]

February, 2014

Buy a very good (and or interesting) bottle of vodka and deliver it.

I have friends arriving in Krakow for a weekend in June (See here) I would like you to buy a bottle of fancy/interesting vodka, attach a label and deliver it to a... [more inside]

July, 2013

Part Time Case Worker

I'm looking for a part-time case worker in Las Vegas, Nevada, to work with my former foster son on an as-needed basis around issues like housing and benefits. Up to ten hours per month. Hourly wage depending on experience and starting at $15/hour... [more inside]

June, 2013

Ameri-friend: Forward package from US address to Toronto

Many American eBay sellers refuse to ship internationally. For this reason I need someone in the United States to receive and reship items related to my business (Cable modems, home networking gear, electronic components). Ideally, to minimize... [more inside]

April, 2013

Driver/chaperone from hospital

I am participating in a study at UW. I will be getting an upper endoscopy, and will be sedated. I will not be able to participate without having a driver. I need to be at the hospital by 8:30 am on May 22nd, and they say I will be there for 2-3... [more inside]

In Japan? Help me get a gift to Tokyo

I have a British friend working in Tokyo who is desperately missing Ribena. Her birthday is coming up (April 24) and I would love to surprise her with some. Please get in touch if you live in Japan... [more inside]

February, 2013

Bring me pretzels from Philly to NYC!

Are you traveling from Philadelphia to NYC anyway sometime in the next few months? If so, can you pick me up a box (50 or whatever they sell that's approximately that many) of real Philadelphia soft pretzels -- Federal, or Philadelphia Soft Pretzel... [more inside]

January, 2013

Coordinator fluent in Japanese or Korean

Looking for someone who is fluent in either Korean or Japanese to assist in coordinating music licensing/publishing agreements. Background knowledge/experience is not a must, although it would help. Likewise, you do not need to be located in Japan... [more inside]

October, 2012

Research Assistant Wanted for One-Off Job in Goshen, IN

I'm a PhD student in England, doing work that requires the use of the Mennonite archives in Goshen, IN (at the south end of the Goshen College campus). Because of the distance, I unfortunately won't be able to make it out to Goshen myself, because... [more inside]

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