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by Vulcanis
Fri Oct 08, 2010 11:46 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0803: "Airfoil"
Replies: 243
Views: 95848

Re: 0803: "Airfoil"

I'm surprised that no one else has mentioned the fact that it is not "Your parents are Santa" but "Santa is your parents". This, in fact, means Santa is actually... our parents. If we assume that we are all god's children, and Santa Claus is our parents, this then means that Sant...
by Vulcanis
Mon Nov 23, 2009 2:14 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0666: "Silent Hammer"
Replies: 113
Views: 24694

Re: "Silent Hammer" Discussion

Its actually pretty easy to quiet a hammer with common household materials. I mean, all you do is put a soda bottle on the end of the ba-- Oh, right, hammers.
by Vulcanis
Tue Sep 29, 2009 5:20 pm UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Connecticut meetup?
Replies: 88
Views: 72452

Re: Connecticut meetup?

What times?
by Vulcanis
Tue Sep 29, 2009 4:02 pm UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Connecticut meetup?
Replies: 88
Views: 72452

Re: Connecticut meetup?

:( Need moar meetups.
by Vulcanis
Thu Sep 24, 2009 10:10 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Cyborg Stuff
Replies: 123
Views: 9983

Re: Cyborg Stuff

Yes, but again, you get used to constant, unchanging things. The motors are moving, though not too much, so I'm pretty sure you'd keep noticing them. Not sure about electrodes.
by Vulcanis
Thu Sep 24, 2009 9:36 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Cyborg Stuff
Replies: 123
Views: 9983

Re: Cyborg Stuff

I think if it isn't constantly "changing", its not as noticable. You get used to a peg in your foot, eventually... same, I would assume, with electricity, unless it is pulses or something.
by Vulcanis
Thu Sep 24, 2009 3:39 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Cyborg Stuff
Replies: 123
Views: 9983

Re: Cyborg Stuff

http://sensebridge.net/projects/northpaw Its a kit to make an anklet that has 8 pager motors, the one that is pointing north vibrates. It gives you a sixth sense... and is fairly easy to build. I don't have cash for one, its 95$, but its interesting how far things are coming on the DIY side. Another...
by Vulcanis
Mon Aug 17, 2009 6:26 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0624: "Branding"
Replies: 86
Views: 19089

Re: "Branding" Discussion

sonicspike41 wrote:anyone else got some?


FlickHer
by Vulcanis
Mon Aug 17, 2009 6:18 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0624: "Branding"
Replies: 86
Views: 19089

Re: "Branding" Discussion

well assuming that is a keyboard tray... at least one if his hands are on his lap while hes mentioning these ads.
by Vulcanis
Sat Aug 15, 2009 4:24 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Interesting Presentation Topics and You
Replies: 8
Views: 2377

Re: Interesting Presentation Topics and You

A nigerian scam email, like zefrank reads in http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FMkJVXi7Rp8

If you need something more seriousness, talk about marmots.
by Vulcanis
Thu Jan 01, 2009 11:59 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Synchronized failure of all 30GB Zunes
Replies: 16
Views: 3824

Re: Synchronized failure of all 30GB Zunes

Planned obsolescence. *nodnod*
by Vulcanis
Thu Jan 01, 2009 11:41 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: New Years Resolutions - Let The Lies Begin!
Replies: 110
Views: 7798

Re: New Years Resolutions - Let The Lies Begin!

I think my current one is definitely "learn to relax" because apparently I haven't been relaxed for over a year.
by Vulcanis
Tue Dec 02, 2008 4:12 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: If you were a NPC, what would you say
Replies: 77
Views: 5798

Re: If you were a NPC, what would you say

"I'm willing to hand you a tenth of the money it costs to buy a basic mount if you go out and bring me the carcasses of fifteen turkeys."
by Vulcanis
Thu May 15, 2008 2:01 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: It all makes sense now.
Replies: 27
Views: 2542

Re: It all makes sense now.

I lost twenty dollars and my self respect :(
by Vulcanis
Sat Mar 15, 2008 1:19 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Oh, great medical minds of XKCD...
Replies: 14
Views: 2245

Re: Oh, great medical minds of XKCD...

Yeah, I read about that somewhere, though it came on quite suddenly, and doesn't seem severe enough.
by Vulcanis
Sat Mar 15, 2008 1:08 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Oh, great medical minds of XKCD...
Replies: 14
Views: 2245

Re: Oh, great medical minds of XKCD...

I plan on seeing one. And, yeah. It doesn't seem bad, but it has been around long enough to annoy me.
by Vulcanis
Sat Mar 15, 2008 12:36 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Oh, great medical minds of XKCD...
Replies: 14
Views: 2245

Oh, great medical minds of XKCD...

I have this odd pain, right above the ribs, kind of where my "cleavage" would be if I was a woman. Somewhere between the skin and the bone/whatever that hard thing is. Aaaanyway, I'm probably going to get it checked out soon, but was wondering if anyone knows what it is? It tends to get wo...
by Vulcanis
Mon Mar 03, 2008 3:53 pm UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Dystopia
Replies: 28
Views: 4110

Re: Dystopia

Let's talk about dystopia! Anyways, you know what I want to write but don't have the writing skill for? A short story, set in some stereotypical dystopia, about people describing the worst possible world Dystopia is a great mod for hl2. It's generally attack/defend bases, and you play in a semi-cyb...
by Vulcanis
Sun Feb 10, 2008 12:22 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Some Very Precise Anchors
Replies: 69
Views: 6693

Re: Some Very Precise Anchors

I don't want to sound like a conspiracy nut, but there were _no ships in the area_. Now, wouldn't this be a great time for someone to come in, and monitor/tap the cables? Someone in, say, the http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Jimmy_Carter_%28SSN-23%29 ? ... the Multi-Mission Platform (MMP), which all...
by Vulcanis
Wed Feb 06, 2008 6:49 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Something on Youtube
Replies: 2088
Views: 655243

Re: Something on Youtube

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ye3ecDYxOkg

the Lawrence Welk show, with
Spoiler:
One toke over the line.
by Vulcanis
Fri Dec 14, 2007 5:31 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Something awesome for under $8?!
Replies: 65
Views: 4664

Re: Something awesome for under $8?!

http://www.thinkgeek.com/gadgets/tools/8ace/ -- its nine dollars, but still. Its a titanium spork.

Who can refuse that?
by Vulcanis
Mon Nov 12, 2007 3:44 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How would you be killed?
Replies: 280
Views: 28995

Re: How would you be killed?

What if a third party is on the unicycle?
by Vulcanis
Thu Nov 08, 2007 11:02 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How would you be killed?
Replies: 280
Views: 28995

Re: How would you be killed?

I'd want to die Rambo style. But instead of Rambo, I'd be Dr. Gordon Freeman, Theoretical Physicist from MIT. Because, c'mon. Rambo couldn't survive HALF of that.
Spoiler:
And then I'd die, finding out that the G-man only wanted me cooked well done and fully tenderized for dinner.
by Vulcanis
Wed Nov 07, 2007 6:48 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How would you be killed?
Replies: 280
Views: 28995

Re: How would you be killed?

Blendtec? Will it be Will It Blend? Style?
by Vulcanis
Wed Nov 07, 2007 6:37 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How would you be killed?
Replies: 280
Views: 28995

Re: How would you be killed?

Wouldn't a deathmatch involving genetically enhanced raptors actually harm other people? I mean... At some point they'd learn how to escape.

Doors only slow them.
by Vulcanis
Tue Nov 06, 2007 4:25 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Show the world your desktop! [Mommy, what's 56K?]
Replies: 2356
Views: 413657

Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

My laptop's:
Image

(Whoa, token, you play PS? What server/name? And why do the PS players seem to have cubes?)
by Vulcanis
Thu Nov 01, 2007 7:07 pm UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Music + Studying
Replies: 43
Views: 4779

Re: Music + Studying

Dark Ragnarok wrote:You mean that annoying ringing sound in your ear? I have that but I seriously can't tell if I have the disease or it's because I listen to my earphones on almost full volume 24.7. XD.


Pretty sure that can cause it, but AFAIK I've had it since birth, so...
by Vulcanis
Thu Nov 01, 2007 3:11 pm UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Music + Studying
Replies: 43
Views: 4779

Re: Music + Studying

I have tinnitus... so the music helps alot when it comes to studying.
by Vulcanis
Mon Sep 03, 2007 6:01 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: So there's this kid in my lunch period...
Replies: 58
Views: 5540

Why not the old standby?

"Sorry if this is wierd, but do you like flying kites?"
by Vulcanis
Mon Sep 03, 2007 5:58 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: What's your favorite location in your school or college?
Replies: 70
Views: 5232

Our school's auditorium. Its the only place where one can be alone anywhere in the school, at least, when it isn't being used by the theatre kids.

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