Sometimes, the options of a select element are blank in Chrome:
However, it doesn't happen in Firefox or even in Chrome if I move the window to my secondary monitor:
It appears to be a video driver problem. It is a 5-year old laptop running Linux Mint 17.2, with a Intel Mobile 4 Series Chipset Integrated Graphics Controller.
I've already tried to install Intel video driver (http:// 01.org/linuxgraphics), but as it is developed to work properly in Ubuntu, I followed a tutorial to make it work in Mint but my system crashed and I had to reinstall it from scratch. Any hint?