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by gaurwraith
Sun Sep 08, 2013 10:23 am UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Translation game
Replies: 7
Views: 4039

Re: Translation game

I'd rather not leave them in the battlefield, but there was no chance to rescue them. (Btw, the original Spanish sentence is a bit cranky, I was going to explain it but got too lengthy; I assume it is a translation itself?) The armories of hell are home to the warlord of blood, in his wake lay the m...
by gaurwraith
Sat Sep 07, 2013 7:20 pm UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Female equivalent for "guy"
Replies: 49
Views: 19824

Re: Female equivalent for "guy"

I hear 'gal' often ...
and 'guys' as neutral, but no guy for a girl
by gaurwraith
Fri May 17, 2013 12:32 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1213: "Combination Vision Test"
Replies: 159
Views: 56633

Re: 1213: "Combination Vision"

I saw a heart ❤
by gaurwraith
Wed Apr 24, 2013 10:02 am UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Run 10,000 miles
Replies: 1340
Views: 259846

Re: Run 10,000 miles

I didn't want to check back because I knew it was done... My life has turned and zig zagged but the thread was there, funny how something like this can be, I don't know, like a stronghold, a point of reference... I remember a cheap running shoes, white, with thin sole, a no sleeve tshirt, me smoking...
by gaurwraith
Sun Jan 20, 2013 11:52 pm UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Run 10,000 miles
Replies: 1340
Views: 259846

Re: Run 10,000 miles

This is probably over when dear Less_Than_Liz decides to post. Or maybe she's holding back to not kill it yet.
I'm getting sentimental, I actually wandered quite a lot from here to there in this time.

no running though... still riding the bike
by gaurwraith
Fri Dec 14, 2012 12:29 pm UTC
Forum: Computer Science
Topic: Resources for learning the Math and Science behind computing
Replies: 44
Views: 86351

Re: Resources for learning the Math and Science behind compu

Maths for CS by Eric Lehman, you could find it in the MIT opencourseware, but here is a straightforward link. I'm no expert, but this book seems pretty exhaustive, written in a simple style, and is html indexed. http://courses.csail.mit.edu/6.042/spring12/mcs.pdf I would open my eyes to all theplatf...
by gaurwraith
Fri Dec 14, 2012 12:18 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1147: "Evolving"
Replies: 82
Views: 16216

Re: 1147: "Evolving"

This comic makes me wonder about something that maybe somebody here can explain. A certain mold creates penicillin, right? Okay. Why? I'm guessing it's a defense against certain micro-organisms which want to nom-nom on the mold, and the mold evolves a counter-chemical. Is that what's going on? If i...
by gaurwraith
Sun Dec 02, 2012 6:31 pm UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Run 10,000 miles
Replies: 1340
Views: 259846

Re: Run 10,000 miles

9504.1 + 2 = 9506.1

Ashamed to confess that I have turned to the bycicle as of late. But truth is, bike has no rival as exploring vehicle. (manned vehicled, Mars not yet)

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by gaurwraith
Fri Oct 19, 2012 11:56 am UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Run 10,000 miles
Replies: 1340
Views: 259846

Re: Run 10,000 miles

9064.2 + 6.1 = 9070.3
by gaurwraith
Tue Oct 09, 2012 11:29 am UTC
Forum: Computer Science
Topic: What would you do with an infinitely fast computer?
Replies: 818
Views: 205764

Re: What would you do with an infinitely fast computer?

I would count all the numbers there are
by gaurwraith
Sat Sep 29, 2012 9:46 pm UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Developing a workout schedule.
Replies: 6
Views: 6935

Re: Developing a workout schedule.

can you do 8 pull ups?

I would reckon someone who can do 3x8 pullups doesn't need to lose weight...
by gaurwraith
Fri Sep 28, 2012 4:37 pm UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Run 10,000 miles
Replies: 1340
Views: 259846

Re: Run 10,000 miles

8388.5 +3.2 + 5.1 = 8396.8

I think I forgot to log some, despite I haven't been running much... but this are new runs in Morocco... in my new town Fes... I should get going again, it rains but why not..

that's it 8396.8 + 5.4 = 8402.2
by gaurwraith
Wed Sep 05, 2012 10:30 pm UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Run 10,000 miles
Replies: 1340
Views: 259846

Re: Run 10,000 miles

8081.5 + 6.2 = 8087.7
by gaurwraith
Mon Aug 27, 2012 9:34 am UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Run 10,000 miles
Replies: 1340
Views: 259846

Re: Run 10,000 miles

:lol:
by gaurwraith
Sun Aug 19, 2012 11:00 am UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Run 10,000 miles
Replies: 1340
Views: 259846

Re: Run 10,000 miles

7939.4 + 6.6 = 7946

that's a 10 km and 3x 200m sprints. Never thought 3 sprints could leave me feeling as exhausted or more as 10k.
also [insert long complain about studies here]
by gaurwraith
Thu Aug 02, 2012 9:52 am UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: The expression "British accent"
Replies: 43
Views: 13170

Re: The expression "British accent"

In England they speak PFE





























































"proper fucking English"
by gaurwraith
Tue Jul 31, 2012 8:32 am UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Run 10,000 miles
Replies: 1340
Views: 259846

Re: Run 10,000 miles

7727.7 + 3.2+3.6+4.1 = 7738.6
by gaurwraith
Sun Jul 22, 2012 9:46 pm UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Run 10,000 miles
Replies: 1340
Views: 259846

Re: Run 10,000 miles

7609.3 + 3.2 + 6.2 = 7618.7
by gaurwraith
Tue Jul 17, 2012 10:43 am UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Run 10,000 miles
Replies: 1340
Views: 259846

Re: Run 10,000 miles

I'm not too much of a dedicated runner, but at some point this year I was running way often and way longer... exams (Arabic translation student, last year 2nd coming) and holiday trips are ruining my routine I've found a teacher who has embarked me in some investigation work, got a student for Arabi...
by gaurwraith
Tue Jul 10, 2012 11:03 pm UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Run 10,000 miles
Replies: 1340
Views: 259846

Re: Run 10,000 miles

I got 6 miles in store but I want to add another run at least ...

Meanwhile... Themis-Lessthanliz may have finished the challenge on her own :P
by gaurwraith
Sun Jul 01, 2012 10:39 am UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Run 10,000 miles
Replies: 1340
Views: 259846

Re: Run 10,000 miles

7394.0 + 3.4 + 3.5= 7400.9

and some more, since I finished the exams:

7400.9 + 6 + 4 + 3.5 + 4.2 = 7418.6
by gaurwraith
Tue Jun 19, 2012 1:36 pm UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: how to solve this formula? (yeah shame on me)
Replies: 3
Views: 1854

[SOLVED] how to solve this formula? (yeah shame on me)

My sincere thanks to both of you, I can now proclame this question solved.
thanks.
by gaurwraith
Sun Jun 17, 2012 7:51 pm UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: how to solve this formula? (yeah shame on me)
Replies: 3
Views: 1854

how to solve this formula? (yeah shame on me)

Hello, would someone please be so kind as to tell me if I'm doing ok or lead me in how to solve this formula: (a-b) 2 + (c-d) 2 + (e-f) 2 And all this under a square root (this is Osgood semantic differential) I'm doing it just like (10-5) 2 + (4-2) 2 + (6-3) 2 25 + 4 + 9 38 sq root= 6.164... correct?
by gaurwraith
Wed Jun 13, 2012 9:08 pm UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Run 10,000 miles
Replies: 1340
Views: 259846

Re: Run 10,000 miles

7064.7 + 5.2 + 3.7 + 3.7 = 7077.3
by gaurwraith
Thu Jun 07, 2012 6:32 pm UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: MJ's Fat-assery
Replies: 346
Views: 160143

Re: MJ's Fat-assery

Sounds good MJ. As for chin ups, it's a matter of constance, one of my flatmates didn't want to invest 3 euro in a pullup bar cos he said he could not even do one, so the rest of us bought it and set it up. Now he's doing more than me so we asked him to cash in :D and he was happy to do so :P I woul...
by gaurwraith
Sun Jun 03, 2012 2:37 pm UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Run 10,000 miles
Replies: 1340
Views: 259846

Re: Run 10,000 miles

6810.9 + 3.6 + 2 + 6.2 = 6822.7
by gaurwraith
Wed May 23, 2012 9:48 pm UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Run 10,000 miles
Replies: 1340
Views: 259846

Re: Run 10,000 miles

6649.5 + 4.5 + 4.7 + 3.7 = 6662.4
by gaurwraith
Wed May 23, 2012 5:06 pm UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Pushups
Replies: 18
Views: 14623

Re: Pushups

i e backpack full of dictionarys
by gaurwraith
Sat May 12, 2012 9:55 pm UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Run 10,000 miles
Replies: 1340
Views: 259846

Re: Run 10,000 miles

happy birthdaye, jumble!

6402.5 + 4.4 + 6.5 = 6413.4

and heath arrived.. it went straight to summer from winter
by gaurwraith
Wed May 09, 2012 6:26 am UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Run 10,000 miles
Replies: 1340
Views: 259846

Re: Run 10,000 miles

6281 + 5.1 + 3.5 = 6289.6
by gaurwraith
Sat Apr 28, 2012 9:15 pm UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Run 10,000 miles
Replies: 1340
Views: 259846

Re: Run 10,000 miles

great work sfwc! thanks a lot... I now want to run more :)
by gaurwraith
Fri Apr 27, 2012 3:05 pm UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Run 10,000 miles
Replies: 1340
Views: 259846

Re: Run 10,000 miles

Most I've ran ever was 25km the other day... (posted it here) I did it because I read somewhere that a rule of thumb for a run is that if you're able to run X distance you're able to run 2X... I was wondering wether to join a 50km race and that 25km left me feeling sick, like when you're about to ca...
by gaurwraith
Tue Apr 24, 2012 10:28 pm UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Run 10,000 miles
Replies: 1340
Views: 259846

Re: Run 10,000 miles

This is running faster these days uh?

Would like some graphs and things.. guess it could be done :P
by gaurwraith
Mon Apr 23, 2012 7:53 pm UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Fizzgig gets Fitter
Replies: 15
Views: 4651

Re: Fizzgig gets Fitter

I'm getting interested in this "neural adaptation" thing. I saw a link ( http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1580438-1,00.html ) in a link in a certain "asexuality" thread in the serious bussines forum. Talked about piano practice/mental practice and how it affects t...
by gaurwraith
Sat Apr 21, 2012 10:55 am UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Run 10,000 miles
Replies: 1340
Views: 259846

Re: Run 10,000 miles

5979.4 + 2.5 + 2.2 + 6.2 + 6.2 = 5996.5
by gaurwraith
Wed Apr 11, 2012 5:12 pm UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Pushups
Replies: 18
Views: 14623

Re: Pushups

On the pull up bar availability, open up your eyes for anything that could serve as a bar, the typical kids structure in a park, etc, at one point I was doing them in a solitary bus stop
by gaurwraith
Wed Apr 04, 2012 3:29 pm UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Run 10,000 miles
Replies: 1340
Views: 259846

Re: Run 10,000 miles

5698.9 + 4.3 + 5.9 = 5709.1
by gaurwraith
Thu Mar 29, 2012 3:17 pm UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Run 10,000 miles
Replies: 1340
Views: 259846

Re: Run 10,000 miles

5611.2 + 15.8 + 3.1 = 5630.1

( a long run along the river.. got the heroic half marathon quest :D)
by gaurwraith
Thu Mar 22, 2012 11:56 pm UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Run 10,000 miles
Replies: 1340
Views: 259846

Re: Run 10,000 miles

5451.2 + 7.1 + 6.8 = 5465,1
by gaurwraith
Thu Mar 22, 2012 10:31 am UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Running With Asthma
Replies: 6
Views: 2927

Re: Running With Asthma

I don't know actually, but I ran once with a guy who had asthma, and he was damn fast and had lots of endurance. I mean, I barely managed to crawl up the hills behind him, and I've always been a decent runner. He also said it was good for him.

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