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by J.D. KaPow
Fri Jul 13, 2012 4:09 pm UTC
Forum: What If?
Topic: What-If 0001: "Relativistic Baseball"
Replies: 167
Views: 120462

Re: What-If 0001: Relativistic Baseball

iamspen wrote:I realize he can throw the ball at 0.9c, but man, that pitcher has some poor mechanics.
Yeah, just think what he'll be able to do after he gets some decent coaching.
by J.D. KaPow
Fri Jul 13, 2012 4:06 pm UTC
Forum: What If?
Topic: What-If 0001: "Relativistic Baseball"
Replies: 167
Views: 120462

Re: What-If 0001: Relativistic Baseball

Not that this is directly relevant, but: what if the ball deflects off the batter, then through the strike zone? As soon as the ball hits the batter, it is dead - nothing that happens after that matters. However, if the ball passes through the strike zone and then hits the batter (and the batter, w...
by J.D. KaPow
Fri Jan 28, 2011 10:25 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0853: "Consecutive Vowels"
Replies: 159
Views: 42946

Re: 0852: "Consecutive Vowels"

Also; Haaieeieren or papagaaieeieren (Shark's eggs or Parrot's eggs) are dutch words with 9 consecutive vowels. Yeah, that's right! ;) Which means that the theory clearly works on sharks and parrots. Well, Dutch sharks and parrots. Hmm, unless there aren't any Dutch sharks or parrots, in which case...
by J.D. KaPow
Wed Jan 26, 2011 3:44 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0852: "Local g"
Replies: 159
Views: 41845

Re: 0852: "Local g"

Amomynous wrote:Also, i am the worst Grammer Nazi i've ever come across. I can't have a conversation with somebody that doesn't spell correctly or write in proper English, so this really kicked me in the balls.


This statement is far more amusing than anything in today's comic. And I quite enjoyed the comic.

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