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by Master Gunner
Sun Jan 31, 2010 7:23 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: New Joss Whedon Series: Dollhouse [Spoilers Within]
Replies: 803
Views: 82364

Re: New Joss Whedon Series: Dollhouse [Spoilers Within]

The only parts of the Dollhouse we saw were the underground section, which was fairly well preserved having being sealed off from the outside world (most of the damage to it was from previous to it's abandonment, and the main cast had holed up there for a while before moving to Safe Haven...
by Master Gunner
Wed Dec 02, 2009 7:08 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0670: "Spinal Tap Amps"
Replies: 110
Views: 31255

Re: "Spinal Tap Amps" Discussion

Q_< wrote:Maybe it's 10 bels. So 100 decibels. That sounds about right.

Other way around, 10 bels is 1 decibel.
by Master Gunner
Fri Nov 20, 2009 6:03 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0665: "Prudence"
Replies: 123
Views: 36290

Re: "Prudence" Discussion

Yet another one here who thought of Stargate. I wonder what would happen if the probe were coded in python and had "import Aslan" in there. Would it come out of the wardrobe on the other side (as it does have transformative properties, hence them regressing in age when they returned) as As...
by Master Gunner
Fri Oct 09, 2009 1:36 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0647: "Scary"
Replies: 271
Views: 57132

Re: "Scary" Discussion

I've been thinking similar things for a few years now. I don't know if it "scares" me, but it certainly makes me feel awkward. Especially for someone who tends to exist a few years behind his peers.
by Master Gunner
Wed Jul 29, 2009 4:46 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0616: "Lease"
Replies: 124
Views: 25262

Re: Lease

That's why its sometimes best to keep quiet.
by Master Gunner
Mon Jul 13, 2009 4:36 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0609: "Tab Explosion"
Replies: 176
Views: 55134

Re: "Tab Explosion" Discussion

Oh, so very, very, true...
by Master Gunner
Fri Jun 19, 2009 5:22 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0599: "Apocalypse"
Replies: 158
Views: 55911

Re: "Apocalypse" Discussion

While I doubt I have an Erdos number, I do have a Bacon number of 3. I appeared (thanks to pre-recorded footage, but still), with the guys from http://www.loadingreadyrun.com in this bonus video. Several of the people present there appeared two videos with Wil Wheaton ( here and here ). Wil Wheaton ...
by Master Gunner
Mon May 25, 2009 4:13 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0588: "Pep Rally"
Replies: 184
Views: 34311

Re: "Pep Rally" Discussion

I've never being to one, but from what I've heard, they're not that good. Especially since my school doesn't really have cheerleaders.......(think about that for a second) As to whether or not they "actually listen to scantilyclad underage girls telling them that their collective educational gr...
by Master Gunner
Wed May 13, 2009 4:04 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0583: "CNR"
Replies: 131
Views: 42358

Re: "CNR" Discussion

Yes, because this was definitely the best and most time-efficient method of attempting to resolve the bug.....

I'd have just hired BHG to kidnap me a few kids to test on. Or, I know a guy who lives right next to a kindergarten who'd be willing to pick me up a few.
by Master Gunner
Mon Apr 13, 2009 4:06 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0568: "Well 2"
Replies: 105
Views: 24202

Re: Discussion of "Well 2"

About a forgone conclusion on these boards, but I'd totally do the same thing as Mike if there was a well like that around here.
by Master Gunner
Tue Mar 03, 2009 2:40 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90163
Views: 8916369

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

Believe it or not, I do have a purpose in posting this. What it is, I cannot reveal. Or will not. Either way.....I forgot what I was doing. But I'm going to press submit anyways. Because that's how I roll.
by Master Gunner
Mon Mar 02, 2009 5:10 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0550: "Density"
Replies: 184
Views: 64799

Re: "Density" Discussion

Nicely done. I think you could fit a few more memes in there. You could at least bel-air it, and if you wanted to be a total douche, transition that bel-air into a rickroll.
by Master Gunner
Fri Feb 27, 2009 2:13 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Your Schedule
Replies: 655
Views: 161854

Re: Your Schedule

1: AP Psychology 2: AP English 3: Media Production 4: AP Calculus 5: AP Chemistry That is literally the hardest courseload I can take this semester at my school. They don't offer any other AP courses, and I've already taken all the other science courses and good arts courses that are offered 3rd per...
by Master Gunner
Wed Feb 11, 2009 5:06 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0542: "Cover-Up"
Replies: 113
Views: 24259

Re: "Cover-Up" Discussion

well, now I know what I'll be doing all day tomorrow. Thanks Randal...
by Master Gunner
Mon Jan 05, 2009 5:48 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0526: "Converting to Metric"
Replies: 429
Views: 88257

Re: Converting to Metric

I would just like to state that, while living in the same house, in the same place, I have experienced both a "southern US heat wave" and well below "spit goes 'clunk'". That's the maritimes for you. Damn you, ocean currents!
by Master Gunner
Fri Jan 02, 2009 5:42 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0525: "I Know You're Listening"
Replies: 201
Views: 29921

Re: "I Know You're Listening" Discussion

I often do this too, out of a mix of rampant paranoia, curiosity, boredom, possible schizophrenia, and a feeling that someone's watching me.
by Master Gunner
Wed Dec 31, 2008 5:06 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0524: "Party"
Replies: 141
Views: 29607

Re: "Party" Discussion

Awesome

I so want to do that now.

And I never got the whole "I accidentally ___" thing
by Master Gunner
Wed Dec 24, 2008 5:19 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0521: "2008 Christmas Special"
Replies: 203
Views: 49648

Re: "2008 Christmas Special" Discussion

Loved it, wondering about panel 27 though. Some kind of coded message for help?


*gasp* The velociraptors have captured Randall!
by Master Gunner
Mon Nov 17, 2008 8:19 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0505: "A Bunch of Rocks"
Replies: 406
Views: 114933

Re: "A Bunch of Rocks" Discussion

I read the comic, found it poetic and philosophical, then read the alt-text, and burst out laughing. Well done, Randell!
by Master Gunner
Wed Oct 22, 2008 7:11 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0492: "Scrabble"
Replies: 171
Views: 47431

Re: "Scrabble" Discussion

I did once actually use "clit" in a game, but they challenged it on grounds of being an abbreviation, and I was too tired at the time to fight it.
by Master Gunner
Tue Oct 07, 2008 10:09 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Real that's what she said moment in school
Replies: 132
Views: 14714

Re: Real that's what she said moment in school

I wouldn't say just the US, as it's obviously present in Canada as well. I seem to recall hearing it a couple times in Latino communities (really don't know though, I have limited experience there and my Spanish consists mostly of a few curses). I believe in Europe at least they have better and more...
by Master Gunner
Mon Oct 06, 2008 10:12 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Applications 2009
Replies: 49
Views: 4160

Applications 2009

Well I'm sure I'm not the only one that's going to be moving on to university after this year is over. So here's the place to complain, ask for help, or whatever about your applications to university, college, or scholarships that will take up a lot of your time over the next few months. Personally,...
by Master Gunner
Mon Oct 06, 2008 10:01 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: 126 Things Adam is No Longer Allowed to do at School (9-29)
Replies: 138
Views: 17084

Re: 126 Things Adam is No Longer Allowed to do at School (9-29)

I've never understood all the hoopla over private schools, but then again, the combined populations of all the private schools in my entire province is probably less the the population of my one public school, so private school isn't even considered for most people. Also, public school's tend to be ...
by Master Gunner
Mon Oct 06, 2008 9:51 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Real that's what she said moment in school
Replies: 132
Views: 14714

Re: Real that's what she said moment in school

My vice-principle, allegedly in regard to the size of my music class: "I thought it would be bigger"
...cue entire class once she was out of earshot...
by Master Gunner
Mon Oct 06, 2008 9:28 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Teachers that cannot teach
Replies: 473
Views: 68906

Re: Teachers that cannot teach

A new teacher at my school recently dared the class where we put all the people with no chance of passing to throw paper airplanes at him.


....Seriously, what did he think was going to happen?
by Master Gunner
Sun Sep 28, 2008 2:00 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Families in the same specialty
Replies: 3
Views: 873

Re: Families in the same specialty

Well there's a long history of middle/high school teachers in my family, but mostly it's the same fields and we don't specialize much. Pretty much everybody in my family can be classified into one or more of the following fields for the past couple hundred years: Teacher, Engineer, Military (so long...
by Master Gunner
Sun Sep 28, 2008 1:41 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Ender's Game-esque Childhood Moments?
Replies: 9
Views: 1773

Re: Ender's Game-esque Childhood Moments?

Bah. All anybody did at my school was play wall-ball.

I did, however, get many representations of firearms past teachers using completely ridiculous excuses. Or perhaps not so ridiculous...
by Master Gunner
Sun Sep 28, 2008 12:58 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Your Schedule
Replies: 655
Views: 161854

Re: Your Schedule

Grade 12: First Semester: Honours English Canadian History Honours Physics Honours Pre-Calc Honours Music Second Semester: AP Psychology Free Period Media Production AP Chemistry AP Calculus The rest of my sciences were taken last year due to manipulations of my schools guidance department and an ut...
by Master Gunner
Mon Sep 22, 2008 10:28 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0479: "Tones"
Replies: 239
Views: 39255

Re: "Tones" Discussion

Here, Here!
Let's have it for actual ring-tones!
Also, I don't have text-messaging on my phone, and I just got one with a camera (which I never use).

I have a lawn, but kids seem reluctant to walk on it :( .
by Master Gunner
Sun Sep 14, 2008 1:33 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Repo! The Genetic Opera
Replies: 41
Views: 4276

Re: Repo! The Genetic Opera

From the youtube clip, it looks interesting. I'll probably check it out.
by Master Gunner
Sat Sep 13, 2008 6:10 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Interesting School+xkcd coincidence...
Replies: 21
Views: 2507

Re: Interesting School+xkcd coincidence...

Uhh...sorry about the epilipsy thing... I googled for a picture of a cookie, and put the image link in my post. I guess I took it from a site with anti-hotlinking measures or something, so it got replaced by that. My sincerest apologies, I'll remember to preview posts that have pictures in them in t...
by Master Gunner
Sat Sep 13, 2008 6:06 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Regrets of Applied highschool Science
Replies: 9
Views: 1624

Re: Regrets of Applied highschool Science

My favourites would be 11&12 Chemistry (because the teacher was borderline crazy, in addition to being a great teacher) and 11 Physics (where the teacher was an eccentric British fellow).
by Master Gunner
Sat Sep 13, 2008 5:41 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Awesome Student Quotes
Replies: 869
Views: 206364

Re: Awesome Student Quotes

One of my friends, who I regularly exchange sex/your mom jokes with (mainly to annoy one of our straight-laced friends, and also because we can be incredibly immature), after the teacher said that we can't study a certain book due to school censors and it containing the dreaded "fuck": Hey...
by Master Gunner
Sat Sep 13, 2008 5:23 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Bomb Threats
Replies: 48
Views: 4228

Re: Bomb Threats

Most of them are made by idiots who have a test that day. The schools in my area don't even bother evacuating if they get a dumb enough threat (which is most of them).
by Master Gunner
Thu Sep 11, 2008 1:21 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Star Trek Online [STO]
Replies: 82
Views: 24914

Re: Star Trek Online [STO]

I desperately hope that this game turns out to be good, since my brother's and I were pretty much raised on Star Trek, and my father watched the Original Series when it first aired (my brother's constantly argue about who has the better birthday, one was born the same year that TNG came out, the oth...
by Master Gunner
Wed Sep 03, 2008 1:38 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Interesting School+xkcd coincidence...
Replies: 21
Views: 2507

Re: Interesting School+xkcd coincidence...

I think I'd prefer a cookie. Large, furry, unintelligent, and generally violent monsters hugging me has never appealed to me. I can assure you that I am neither large nor violent. I am also experiencing a disparaging lack of cookies. Ah, I was referring to a troll =] And I'm sorry to hear about coo...
by Master Gunner
Wed Sep 03, 2008 1:06 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Mah Learnins
Replies: 4
Views: 1180

Re: Mah Learnins

Protip: Always do the exact opposite of what Guidance Councilors tell you to do. Seriously though, You're only a junior in High School. I'm entering my last year. Over the course of the year, I went from wanting to be a pilot, to doing 3D graphics/video game design, to particle physics. And much mor...
by Master Gunner
Mon Sep 01, 2008 2:07 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0470: "The End Is Not For A While"
Replies: 140
Views: 27370

Re: "The End is Not for a While"

Count in another person who is off to make those signs.
by Master Gunner
Sun Aug 31, 2008 1:40 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: 10000 days of christmas
Replies: 14566
Views: 618626

Re: 10000 days of christmas

9204 people who don't realize Stephen Colbert is a comedian.
by Master Gunner
Fri Aug 29, 2008 2:32 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Death Race
Replies: 34
Views: 3785

Re: Death Race

I saw this a couple days ago, and it was mindless, there was action, people died, I got my money's worth.

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