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by thomasjmaccoll
Thu Nov 01, 2007 2:31 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: TJM is back!
Replies: 9
Views: 970

Re: TJM is back!

Ahhhhhhhhh! TJM is *back*! Dude, I thought you were *never* coming back. HOW WAS FRANCE? Oh, I couldn't never come back... France was pretty excellent, I learnt a lot of stuff and got a whole selection of experiences from which to choose the memories i wish to recall. It is half past 2 in the morni...
by thomasjmaccoll
Wed Oct 31, 2007 4:03 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: TJM is back!
Replies: 9
Views: 970

Re: TJM is back!

:)
by thomasjmaccoll
Mon Oct 29, 2007 12:37 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: TJM is back!
Replies: 9
Views: 970

TJM is back!

OK, OK... Guys, I am back! In a way! I got back from France a couple of months ago now, and I even did have internet while I was there. However, this was limited and slow and I didn't have much free time, and with the rate at which the forums were expanding, and the excitement of a whole new set of ...
by thomasjmaccoll
Tue Feb 13, 2007 9:01 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: (was: Comic sighting at thedailywtf): Buffalo buffalo
Replies: 26
Views: 7167

A sign-maker was comissioned to make a new sign for the popular local pub, the 'Pig and Whistle.' However, on completion, the owner was not happy, complaining that there was 'too much space between the pig and 'and' and 'and' and whistle'
by thomasjmaccoll
Sun Feb 11, 2007 4:32 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0219: "Blanket Fort"
Replies: 93
Views: 35890

Pau! wrote:I've spent the past fifteen minutes convincing my floormates to build a massive couch fort in the common room this weeken. I'll try to get pictures :)


That is amazing! :D

Definite winner so far.
by thomasjmaccoll
Sat Feb 10, 2007 3:18 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: To Whom it may Concern.
Replies: 19
Views: 3444

To Whom it may Concern.

OK, I found out on Tuesday that next Wednesday I am going to be going to live in France until the end of July. It's pretty crazy and sudden and I'm on a mad rush this week to get around as many of my friends as possible before I leave... but anyway, it's working in a small community for this charity...
by thomasjmaccoll
Wed Feb 07, 2007 7:42 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Avatars! (Attn: Tegan)
Replies: 320
Views: 24897

Re: Avatars! (Attn: Tegan)

no-genius wrote:teehee, tjm made you squeal! (i-is this why everybody hates me?)


It may not be why she hates you, but it's why she likes me ;).

(Haha, you were right all along no-g, in your endo is fun!)
by thomasjmaccoll
Wed Feb 07, 2007 2:53 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Picture Pwn4ge!
Replies: 8368
Views: 1019402

EDIT: Dammit Peshmerga... *shakes fist*

RE-EDIT: I guess it's relevant enough - flower beats guns.


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by thomasjmaccoll
Wed Feb 07, 2007 2:52 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: INTRODUCTIONS THREAD
Replies: 3985
Views: 618910

Hehe, it's more that I skim over posts quickly before I read them and certain phrases catch my eye... it's actually quite annoying when I'm reading books because I always catch sight of a phrase from the next page and it puts me off. I also have to satisfy my urge to read the last word of every book...
by thomasjmaccoll
Wed Feb 07, 2007 2:41 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: INTRODUCTIONS THREAD
Replies: 3985
Views: 618910

25/m/Elderly Caretaker I live in the united states. I read this site every freaking day. I also like knitting and theoretical quantum cosmology. Aww, I read "Elderly Caretaker" before your age and pictured you as a 60something janitor sweeping up after those lousy kids at school and comin...
by thomasjmaccoll
Wed Feb 07, 2007 2:32 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Picture Pwn4ge!
Replies: 8368
Views: 1019402

Do the rules mean that anti gun one that came after no-g doesn't count? If so, then:

Image

On comedy value.

Also we should probably not post fairly unkown british comedy characters from now on.
by thomasjmaccoll
Wed Feb 07, 2007 2:12 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Avatars! (Attn: Tegan)
Replies: 320
Views: 24897

Re: Avatars! (Attn: Tegan)

B) Is it the website with the photos of graffiti? If so, do you have the URL? I loved the site, saved my favourites and lost the damn URL. My MSN picture is from there too, for anyone that has me on MSN. For those that don't, it looks like this: http://img357.imageshack.us/img357/6379/quackxh5.jpg ...
by thomasjmaccoll
Tue Feb 06, 2007 9:31 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2133505

disembowled and naked Confession: I tuned out after I read 'naked' Confession: I am intrigued with Gordon's apparent necrophiliac tendencies. Confession: I use google to spellcheck my posts, despite the fact I am right at least 95% of the time anyway (checked intrigued, necrophiliac and tendencies,...
by thomasjmaccoll
Tue Feb 06, 2007 9:28 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Bro check out this awesome new product
Replies: 31
Views: 5063

Yeah! Sometimes when my friends and I have money burning holes in our pockets, we play a game. We allocate a set amount, say £100, and we meet up at a certain café at 9AM. Between then and 9PM we are free to go and do whatever we can in order to extend our penises as far as possible, as long as we...
by thomasjmaccoll
Tue Feb 06, 2007 2:05 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Avatars! (Attn: Tegan)
Replies: 320
Views: 24897

Re: Avatars! (Attn: Tegan)

B) Is it the website with the photos of graffiti? If so, do you have the URL? I loved the site, saved my favourites and lost the damn URL. My MSN picture is from there too, for anyone that has me on MSN. For those that don't, it looks like this: http://img357.imageshack.us/img357/6379/quackxh5.jpg ...
by thomasjmaccoll
Tue Feb 06, 2007 1:58 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0219: "Blanket Fort"
Replies: 93
Views: 35890

Excellent! I'm still in here, I don't want to leave to go to bed... we need more! Come on people! You can beat us! I want to see the most structurally magnificent, soft and plushy, crazily fragile forts the world has ever seen! And I think I just used more exclamation marks in one post than I have d...
by thomasjmaccoll
Mon Feb 05, 2007 11:48 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0219: "Blanket Fort"
Replies: 93
Views: 35890

Oh, couch ones were excellent! I just remembered pushing the 2 couches together with my brothers and putting blankets over the top, with some sort of tent pole in the middle. Comfiest thing ever.
by thomasjmaccoll
Mon Feb 05, 2007 11:46 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: INTRODUCTIONS THREAD
Replies: 3985
Views: 618910

I used to go walking from my apartment and then realized that to escape the relentless sprawl I needed a bike. It's about 10 miles to see anything besides wide, desolate streets with narrow sidewalks and strip-malls. Even then, I had to pedal as fast as I could to keep the sprawl from catching up w...
by thomasjmaccoll
Mon Feb 05, 2007 11:39 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Bush comes up with a genius plan for Iraq.
Replies: 88
Views: 13712

I think your input would be very valuable here Jesster, I doubt many people, if any, on this board are able to speak from the other side of the fence, and when I read Pesh and Akula's posts, i was wondering if they would be saying the same things had they experienced poverty... Personally, I think a...
by thomasjmaccoll
Mon Feb 05, 2007 10:34 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0219: "Blanket Fort"
Replies: 93
Views: 35890

*wants to crawl into thomasjmaccoll's blanket fort 'cause it looks comfy* Now I'm tempted to build one. Go figure. I'm staring at my bed... which is a loft with a desk underneath... and wondering how this is going to work. Desks, as far as I know, are not too comfy to sleep on. :( Yeah, mine has a ...
by thomasjmaccoll
Mon Feb 05, 2007 10:31 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: INTRODUCTIONS THREAD
Replies: 3985
Views: 618910

I am kidding about the spelling! Still feel free to take a walk or visit some people, though. That's a wicked idea, Rachel. I think I might... :D Wait, no. Too cold. Maybe I'll just go shopping... :D Don't let the cold stop you from adventuring, I went on a huge cross-country ramble earlier and I f...
by thomasjmaccoll
Mon Feb 05, 2007 10:16 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0219: "Blanket Fort"
Replies: 93
Views: 35890

OK, done :D It feels better than it looks, being inside here is lovely, but I think it kind of just looks like some strung up sheets. Takes me back, only now I have internet in here too, last time I made one of these I don't think I even had an email address. Thankyou, XKCD :D I have some pictures, ...
by thomasjmaccoll
Mon Feb 05, 2007 8:37 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2133505

That's not embarrassing. Shouldn't a confession be embarrassing? Like... I never ever did any drugs, not even a little joint. I fansub shoujo anime. I have been more than drunk, more than once. I pick my nose when nobody is watching. I never masturbate. I became deaf when I was 2, for a few weeks. ...
by thomasjmaccoll
Mon Feb 05, 2007 8:27 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0219: "Blanket Fort"
Replies: 93
Views: 35890

Also, this comic was excellent, I am totally going to make a fort later. The wonderful thing about wireless internet is that I will be able to report from inside with no hassle! OK, I'm going for this, I'll report as progress develops... I don't have many cushions, but I have plenty blankets/sheets...
by thomasjmaccoll
Mon Feb 05, 2007 2:42 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2133505

Confession: On snowy days here I always secretly hoped school would be on, because I loved both the feeling of watching it snow & knowing no work mattered today from the classroom, and the huge whole school snowball fights on the field at lunch, better than playing with my brothers at home.
by thomasjmaccoll
Mon Feb 05, 2007 2:32 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0219: "Blanket Fort"
Replies: 93
Views: 35890

Why imply continuity when it's unnecessary? There's no evidence that supports the idea of a continuous character over the idea of multiple people in the XKCD universe that share that particular characteristic. Yeah, I think you're right... I think the more we try to MAKE SENSE OF ALL THESE COMICS t...
by thomasjmaccoll
Sun Feb 04, 2007 2:45 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0218: "Nintendo Surgeon"
Replies: 98
Views: 31664

and is it universally acknowledged that 2 was far inferior? I always felt that way anyway. 2 was an entirely different game. If I've succeeded my "Knowledge: Nintendo Lore" check, SMB 2 was actually developed in a completely different franchise in japan, and they substituted in the mario ...
by thomasjmaccoll
Sun Feb 04, 2007 2:34 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: By popular demand: Post your face!
Replies: 3963
Views: 550247

Verysillyman wrote:Image


Audrey is so beautiful you are subconsciously drawn to point at her at all times.

LE4dGOLEM wrote: ONE DOES NOT SIMPLY HIKE INTO MORDOR


Confession: this is the second of your posts I have laughed at in a short time:).
by thomasjmaccoll
Sun Feb 04, 2007 2:20 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Fora member birthdays
Replies: 753
Views: 91241

14 is indeed a great number, oft overlooked I feel... I was always disappointed how little happened on May 14th, my brothers and I all got these 'The Year I Was Born' books once, and I don't think there was even anything for May 14th :( And I should hope they don't share their experiences with you,...
by thomasjmaccoll
Sun Feb 04, 2007 2:16 am UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: What are you readioactive now(and other book related stuff)?
Replies: 1806
Views: 405041

I just finished "Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close" by Jonathan Safran Foer (I can't remember if it's already been mentioned in this thread...). It was really excellent, best book I think I've read in a while. I just started this french detective novel I got at christmas, I need to pra...
by thomasjmaccoll
Sun Feb 04, 2007 2:00 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Another inane thread (i.e. "map your location here"
Replies: 241
Views: 42120

Jesster wrote:Also, while you are in Fife, keep an eye out for a girl called Louise Pettigrew, if you see her let me know.


Can do, I shall notify you if it ever happens...
by thomasjmaccoll
Sun Feb 04, 2007 1:58 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2133505

I've left water boiling and forgotten about it at least three times, ruining two pots in the process. the hell? how long does something have to boil for to ruin a pot? Maybe two hours? Basically, the water evaporates and the pot pretty much burns. It doesn't actually catch fire (or at least it neve...
by thomasjmaccoll
Sat Feb 03, 2007 4:47 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0218: "Nintendo Surgeon"
Replies: 98
Views: 31664

No, but the countdown sound from running out of air in sonic the hedgehog still makes me panic and look around feverishly for bubbles. Yeah, that'll do it too... my brother got a CD-ROM last week of loads of sonic games 'cause it was really cheap, so we've been getting back into that mode, it is ex...
by thomasjmaccoll
Sat Feb 03, 2007 3:06 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0218: "Nintendo Surgeon"
Replies: 98
Views: 31664

I still remember when we got our NES. Super Mario Bros. 1 was far too scary for me (I would play level 1.1, but hand over the controller at 1.2 because of the darkness and the scary music). Hah, that's an excellent story... I remember being a little jumpy at those levels too, but I got over it pret...
by thomasjmaccoll
Fri Feb 02, 2007 3:05 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Word Association game
Replies: 3971
Views: 396635

YAS
by thomasjmaccoll
Fri Feb 02, 2007 12:46 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Dinosaur Template in Word 2007
Replies: 7
Views: 2156

william wrote:Does it have T-Rex, Utahraptor, and Dromiceiomimus?


I'm no dinosaur expert, but they certainly have mighty similar looking ones...
by thomasjmaccoll
Fri Feb 02, 2007 12:39 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2133505

Confession: I hate Italian food, but I love cooking Chicken Parmigiana and Baked Mostacolli. (That is misspelled, but I can never spell it correctly. :() Aww, you're missing out so much. My mum's parents are Italian immigrants to Scotland (when they were very small), and so she can cook AMAZING Ita...
by thomasjmaccoll
Fri Feb 02, 2007 12:24 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Warnings!
Replies: 193
Views: 27958

IF YOU DO NOT POST THIS TO 15 FRIENDS IN THE NEXT 5 MINUTES THEN SHE WILL COME TO YOUR ROOM AT NIGHT AND SLOWLY KILL YOU. ALSO YOU WILL HAVE BAD LUCK IN LOVE FOR 50 YEARS!!!!! Very few things get me angry these days, but just the sheer levels of stupidity involved with these... one day I'll have com...
by thomasjmaccoll
Fri Feb 02, 2007 12:19 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0218: "Nintendo Surgeon"
Replies: 98
Views: 31664

I'm from the "It works" camp in regards to those shirts. This comic makes me think that Randall has been playing a bit too much Trauma Center on the wii... Yeah, it totally works. Well, I'm not sure about NES, as I've rarely played one of those, but for SNES anyway, blowing sure seemed to...
by thomasjmaccoll
Fri Feb 02, 2007 2:03 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Another inane thread (i.e. "map your location here"
Replies: 241
Views: 42120

Yeah but that goes without saying, we've all been here for months though, they should've realised by now...:P

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