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by thicknavyrain
Mon Feb 15, 2016 8:58 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Guess The Next Poster
Replies: 22363
Views: 1279265

Re: Guess The Next Poster

emlightened wrote:
freezeblade wrote:
emlightened wrote:
freezeblade wrote:
patzer wrote:
freezeblade wrote:nope.

flicky?
by thicknavyrain
Sun Feb 14, 2016 4:30 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Guess The Next Poster
Replies: 22363
Views: 1279265

Re: Guess The Next Poster

Shia surprise.

flicky1991
by thicknavyrain
Mon Mar 17, 2014 12:05 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Guess The Next Poster
Replies: 22363
Views: 1279265

Re: Guess The Next Poster

Nope!

Wait...damn.

Vytron?
by thicknavyrain
Sun Mar 16, 2014 11:03 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Guess The Next Poster
Replies: 22363
Views: 1279265

Re: Guess The Next Poster

Sorry man.

Cyanyoshi?
by thicknavyrain
Sun Feb 02, 2014 7:11 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Hamilton, Lagrange and the Principle of Least Action
Replies: 6
Views: 4436

Re: Hamilton, Lagrange and the Principle of Least Action

Aaah, thanks so much for the resources! 2 years later, I can safely say the principle of least action is far less troubling than some of the other topics in Physics...
by thicknavyrain
Fri Sep 14, 2012 9:29 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Count to a Million
Replies: 74943
Views: 4577473

Re: Count to a Million

45085
by thicknavyrain
Fri Jul 20, 2012 10:50 am UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: getting started with C
Replies: 14
Views: 6462

Re: getting started with C

This is pretty good, but it assumes you're using Xcode on a Mac:

http://www-teaching.physics.ox.ac.uk/co ... book_C.pdf

It can however be applied to any IDE if I recall correctly...
by thicknavyrain
Fri Jul 20, 2012 10:47 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Dark Knight Rises
Replies: 245
Views: 34816

Re: Dark Knight Rises

PSA TIME A quick heads up for any UK peeps who read the Guardian. Are you wondering if the Guardian review is spoiler free? Well, it's choc full of spoilers and I didn't have to pay for them so I suppose TECHNICALLY yes, but in this case technically correct isn't the best kind. If you want to remai...
by thicknavyrain
Sat Jun 30, 2012 10:14 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: [UK] London - http://fourquartersbar.co.uk
Replies: 1549
Views: 357091

Re: [UK] London - Home of Literature, Time, & the Black Deat

I'm somewhere in East Asia :(

But how's about another meetup sometime in July/August anyway? I still have a recipe for banana bread I've been dying to try from Fjafjan so I could bring some of that*


*Will probably be burnt and horrible on first attempt...
by thicknavyrain
Fri Apr 13, 2012 7:28 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Hamilton, Lagrange and the Principle of Least Action
Replies: 6
Views: 4436

Hamilton, Lagrange and the Principle of Least Action

Trying to wrap my head around Lagrangian Dynamics and Hamiltons Principle of Least Action is doing a number on my head. Every answer leads to many more questions, like what IS the significance of the integral of the Lagrangian wrt time? Why should any deviation from this be equal to 0 and why does i...
by thicknavyrain
Wed Feb 01, 2012 8:25 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: [UK] Oxford, at the start of the new term?
Replies: 58
Views: 79513

Re: [UK] Oxford, at the start of the new term?

Angua wrote:So, no one else seems to be interested/able to come. Thicknavyrain - if you don't mind just me I don't mind meeting up at G&Ds one night. I've only met two xkcdians so far. PM me if so and I'll give you my number.


Sounds good, I'll send a message your way.
by thicknavyrain
Wed Jan 25, 2012 2:56 pm UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: [UK] Oxford, at the start of the new term?
Replies: 58
Views: 79513

Re: [UK] Oxford, at the start of the new term?

Are there any other XKCDians kicking about Oxford wanting to meet up at G&Ds at some point? I feel as though I should perhaps get the hell out of my college more often and meet some new people. Which G&Ds? I don't mind so long as it's an evening when I'm not doing pool. Which college are yo...
by thicknavyrain
Wed Jan 25, 2012 2:12 pm UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: [UK] Oxford, at the start of the new term?
Replies: 58
Views: 79513

Re: [UK] Oxford, at the start of the new term?

Are there any other XKCDians kicking about Oxford wanting to meet up at G&Ds at some point? I feel as though I should perhaps get the hell out of my college more often and meet some new people.
by thicknavyrain
Wed Dec 28, 2011 11:24 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Miscellaneous Science Questions
Replies: 2853
Views: 561825

Re: RELATIVITY QUESTIONS! (and other common queries)

This has been messing with my head for a while now. I've tried doing a fora search and some googling but nothing really gives a satisfying answer. Why in the Minkowski four vector is the spacial/temporal component represented with an imaginary coefficient? I was recently taught that it was always (c...
by thicknavyrain
Tue Dec 27, 2011 9:58 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: [UK] London - http://fourquartersbar.co.uk
Replies: 1549
Views: 357091

Re: [UK] London - Home of Literature, Time, & the Black Deat

I would very much like this.
by thicknavyrain
Sat Dec 24, 2011 6:29 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Count to a Million
Replies: 74943
Views: 4577473

Re: Count to a Million

36477
by thicknavyrain
Mon Dec 19, 2011 9:34 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do you think the world is doing?
Replies: 14
Views: 2022

Re: How do you think the world is doing?

Proginoskes wrote:I think the world is doing fine.

The people may be in trouble, though.


Say, aren't we overdue for a major asteroid collision?
by thicknavyrain
Sat Dec 10, 2011 9:10 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Spidersilk wins again!
Replies: 30
Views: 3867

Re: Spidersilk wins again!

I wonder if perhaps, bullets aside, this would give added resistance against blunt trauma and maybe even falls. How much "tougher" does this make skin? Would be less easily bruised?
by thicknavyrain
Fri Dec 09, 2011 11:38 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Miscellaneous Science Questions
Replies: 2853
Views: 561825

Re: RELATIVITY QUESTIONS! (and other common queries)

If anyone is interested in relativity at it's most basic (time dilation in special relativity) but doesn't have a strong mathematical background, this is for you: http://i.imgur.com/U3DBh.jpg

Made for a friend of mine, probably wouldn't go to waste posted here.
by thicknavyrain
Sun Nov 06, 2011 11:00 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: [UK] London - http://fourquartersbar.co.uk
Replies: 1549
Views: 357091

Re: [UK] London - Home of Literature, Time, & the Black Deat

Coin wrote:How about on the 29th of December? I'll be in London visiting my girlfriend then and would love a meet-up!


I would be in London then too... :3
by thicknavyrain
Mon Oct 17, 2011 3:59 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Red Vs Blue; Rooster Teeth and other such parody fun
Replies: 59
Views: 11291

Re: Red Vs Blue; Rooster Teeth and other such parody fun

For instance there's the original Reds and Blues (at least, Sarge Simmons Grif Tucker Caboose Washington) and what they're getting up to after leaving Sidewinder at end of Revelation Realising Donut was actually Beta, reviving his AI core and putting him into a new body and bringing him back and ma...
by thicknavyrain
Sun Oct 16, 2011 10:43 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Red Vs Blue; Rooster Teeth and other such parody fun
Replies: 59
Views: 11291

Re: Red Vs Blue; Rooster Teeth and other such parody fun

While we're complaining to RoosterTeeth: When are you going to announce the bloody release date for Diaper Cat? Seriously, I will pre-order right now... More on topic: The newest season of RvB has actually been pretty awesome, I was skeptical of keeping both the silly Blood Gulch stuff alongside the...
by thicknavyrain
Thu Oct 13, 2011 10:00 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: [UK] London - http://fourquartersbar.co.uk
Replies: 1549
Views: 357091

Re: [UK] London - Home of Literature, Time, & the Black Deat

I have a voucher for a £1 return trip to London, so I could use that to come down and see people before November :D
by thicknavyrain
Sun Oct 02, 2011 7:36 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Most excellent times
Replies: 5119
Views: 716496

Re: Awesome Thread: awesome

I move out of my parents home into my university accommodation today!

Granted my terms are only 8 weeks long and I have to move back after that and then move back, which sucks, but it's still living on my own! Plus this first term is 9 weeks :D
by thicknavyrain
Sun Sep 25, 2011 10:01 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Dark Knight Rises
Replies: 245
Views: 34816

Re: Dark Knight Rises

Seriously? Those HEELS! I mean, I have limited experience walking in heels but fuck, how are you meant to fight people in those? How can you walk fast and over large distances without serious damage to your feet? Shit, even having to act in those must be painful. It hurts me to think about it... *sh...
by thicknavyrain
Sat Sep 24, 2011 1:56 pm UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Run 10,000 miles
Replies: 1340
Views: 257248

Re: Run 10,000 miles

3234.8 + 3 = 3237.8
by thicknavyrain
Sat Sep 17, 2011 6:51 pm UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Run 10,000 miles
Replies: 1340
Views: 257248

Re: Run 10,000 miles

3171.85 + 3 = 3174.85
by thicknavyrain
Thu Sep 15, 2011 10:35 pm UTC
Forum: Comics/Graphic Novels
Topic: Absolute Sandman Thread (spoilers)
Replies: 73
Views: 68570

Re: Absolute Sandman Thread (spoilers)

AvatarIII wrote:i've just started The Kindly Ones, such a great series, it will be sad when i finish it,


There is also The Wake, which is the tenth and final book in the series.
by thicknavyrain
Thu Sep 08, 2011 8:45 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Red Vs Blue; Rooster Teeth and other such parody fun
Replies: 59
Views: 11291

Re: Red Vs Blue; Rooster Teeth and other such parody fun

Bloody hell am I enjoying RvB again. And not in the least because they found a way to keep Donut in :)
by thicknavyrain
Sun Sep 04, 2011 8:03 pm UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Run 10,000 miles
Replies: 1340
Views: 257248

Re: Run 10,000 miles

2983.3 + 3 = 2986.3
by thicknavyrain
Sat Sep 03, 2011 10:47 am UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Run 10,000 miles
Replies: 1340
Views: 257248

Re: Run 10,000 miles

2961 + 3 = 2964
by thicknavyrain
Thu Sep 01, 2011 2:11 pm UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Run 10,000 miles
Replies: 1340
Views: 257248

Re: Run 10,000 miles

2947.6 + 3 = 2950.6
by thicknavyrain
Mon Aug 29, 2011 10:19 pm UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Run 10,000 miles
Replies: 1340
Views: 257248

Re: Run 10,000 miles

2906.6 + 6 = 2912.6
by thicknavyrain
Sat Aug 27, 2011 9:10 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Diamond Planet Discovered
Replies: 45
Views: 4491

Re: Diamond Planet Discovered

If we managed to bring that thing here (without distorting gravity and fucking up THE WHOLE WORLD), I would imagine the fiscal value of diamonds would very quickly become less than that of toilet paper. Maybe...
by thicknavyrain
Sat Aug 27, 2011 1:11 pm UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Run 10,000 miles
Replies: 1340
Views: 257248

Re: Run 10,000 miles

2878.6 + 3 =2881.6
by thicknavyrain
Fri Aug 26, 2011 11:14 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8617
Views: 1392649

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

Anagram.jpg

XKCDC(onsiderably)W
by thicknavyrain
Fri Aug 26, 2011 7:46 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Most excellent times
Replies: 5119
Views: 716496

Re: Awesome Thread: awesome

Aaaaaaah, I would kill for five fingers. Apparently running in them is much better once you get used to them.

Awesome thing: Rereading Sandman from the beginning. It's as every bit as good as I remember but on second read-through, not something I would suggest to someone to get them into comics.
by thicknavyrain
Mon Aug 22, 2011 1:55 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Anybody want my £10 itunes card?
Replies: 1
Views: 697

Re: Anybody want my £10 itunes card?

Sure, PM me the number, that'd be quite useful seeing as I've had a list of songs for a very long time I've wanted to download.
by thicknavyrain
Fri Aug 19, 2011 10:47 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Actual Drnukenness!
Replies: 1324
Views: 258804

Re: Actual Drnukenness!

I'm a lightweight! It's a pity I had to come home early but oh well.

Technically I'm probably just tipsy, but it's fun to be able to participate in this thread. Hurray for parties?
by thicknavyrain
Thu Aug 18, 2011 8:13 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Most excellent times
Replies: 5119
Views: 716496

Re: Awesome Thread: awesome

I GOT INTO THE UNIVERSITY OF MY CHOICE! AAAW YEAAAH!

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