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by twenty10
Sat Jun 09, 2007 5:46 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: vegetarian velociraptors?
Replies: 1
Views: 1550

vegetarian velociraptors?

http://arstechnica.com/articles/culture ... museum.ars

dunno if this was posted or not (skimmed through the creationist thread in the serious forum quickly) but I figure it's worth a possible repost.

check the caption on the raptor pic :)
by twenty10
Wed Oct 25, 2006 8:47 pm UTC
Forum: Your art and links
Topic: math for laughs...
Replies: 72
Views: 32050

Spider - first props for creating and trying to bring humor to the world. With that said, don't take jokes that already exist. It's not funny. I'm looking at you, strips 3, 4, 5, 8, 10, and 12. Also, don't take a style that already exists (stick figures, math, mouseovers for extra effect) and whore ...
by twenty10
Tue Oct 10, 2006 5:05 am UTC
Forum: News
Topic: News now posted at blag.xkcd.com
Replies: 18
Views: 34478

blog = [we]b log
blag = [we]b lag ?
by twenty10
Mon Oct 09, 2006 7:46 am UTC
Forum: News
Topic: New site: BestThing.info
Replies: 29
Views: 49974

by twenty10
Sat Oct 07, 2006 6:33 am UTC
Forum: News
Topic: Shirts
Replies: 51
Views: 78304

what's the chance we can get some action shots of these shirts?
by twenty10
Thu Sep 21, 2006 1:31 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0159: "Boombox"
Replies: 13
Views: 7801

yeah, the alt text really sold it.

reverend - RIT by chance?
by twenty10
Mon Sep 11, 2006 7:33 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: xkcd is hard to type
Replies: 70
Views: 16782

Re: xkcd is hard to type

briantech wrote:Despite being a proficient touch typist, able to close-eyed type at over 130 WPM @ 99% accuracy, I just can't type xcdk for my life! Something about that series of letters is just completely unheard of in the english language I suppose.


he's not kidding.
by twenty10
Wed Aug 16, 2006 4:22 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0135: "Substitute"
Replies: 84
Views: 67201

fundamental rule... general guideline.

you = Imageer
by twenty10
Thu Aug 10, 2006 6:23 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Best thing ever as window into the human condition
Replies: 10
Views: 5967

by twenty10
Thu Aug 10, 2006 6:20 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Math question (vaguely related to Science Fair comic)
Replies: 15
Views: 6951

[quote="Tropylium"] You don't even need the complex numbers. 0.5*(cos (at+bt) + cos (at-bt)) = 0.5*(cos(at)cos(bt) - sin(at)sin(bt) + cos(at)cos(bt) + sin(at)sin(bt)) = 0.5*(2 cos(at)...
by twenty10
Sun Aug 06, 2006 7:11 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0137: "Dreams"
Replies: 53
Views: 34270

wow, good call on that plugin saladin. not too long ago I was testing out opera and I realized that it didn't truncate that text whereas firefox did, problem found and solved, all is well. :D
by twenty10
Thu Aug 03, 2006 4:01 am UTC
Forum: News
Topic: New site: BestThing.info
Replies: 29
Views: 49974

I'd really be interesting in seeing that alogorithm, unless it's private..

I'm starting to realize how much I really love statistics and genetic algorithms...
by twenty10
Thu Aug 03, 2006 3:51 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0135: "Substitute"
Replies: 84
Views: 67201

I thought about #2 for a bit and remembered how much I respect the power of calculus. you're right about there being two correct angles, provided the two raptors at the lower ends of the triangle are identical in all regards save initial data. it really depends on how much detail you want to go into...
by twenty10
Mon Jul 31, 2006 1:53 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0134: "Myspace"
Replies: 19
Views: 9458

myspace is like the carnival of the internet. garish crap dressed up to be appealing.
by twenty10
Sat Jul 22, 2006 10:58 pm UTC
Forum: Comics/Graphic Novels
Topic: Would you kindly share your webcomic reading list?
Replies: 377
Views: 156387

in vaguely chronological order of readershipnessismizzleness (ad infinitum) ubersoft - techy, geeky, good (daily, too) bash.org - not a comic by any means, but it falls in nicely for things that make me laugh red meat - more than slightly disturbing, but I love the sick sense of humor userfriendly -...
by twenty10
Sat Jul 22, 2006 10:21 pm UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: Stay of Execution
Replies: 55
Views: 23927

This is the same logic of the story of the professor who tells his students he will give them a pop quiz one day the next week and they won't expect it, they go throug the same reasoning where they think they won't have it, he gives it on tuesday, right?
by twenty10
Wed Jul 19, 2006 7:13 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: INTRODUCTIONS THREAD
Replies: 3985
Views: 685711

hi people :)

as for me: 19/m/ny physics student (math minor) at RIT with a keen interest in all that is true and fun. I'll be a junior this fall. currently entertaining a vague hope to go to grad school and land in particle physics :)
by twenty10
Wed Jun 28, 2006 5:05 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Web Cartoonists' Choice Awards
Replies: 16
Views: 8964

stumbleupon rocks =]

(so does ctrl-alt-del, redmeat, and white ninja)
by twenty10
Wed Jun 28, 2006 5:03 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0121: "Balloon"
Replies: 10
Views: 6907

well... frame four is when the fan first clips his head, giving a nice *thwump*
by twenty10
Mon Jun 05, 2006 2:36 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: I was wondering
Replies: 2
Views: 2491

I was wondering

if you were going to try your hand at the 'Abuses of Science Political Cartoon Contest' (still on /. main page) ?
by twenty10
Mon Jun 05, 2006 2:00 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0109: "Spoiler Alert"
Replies: 23
Views: 12458

having just noted the mouseovers, I'm now checking out the old ones and I want to get the bonus points for #54 - modern phyics, blackbody radiation, the intensity of the emitted radiation is a function of frequency & temperature. I don't remember what has a peak at that frequency though...
by twenty10
Mon Jun 05, 2006 1:41 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Things I want to say more often; also, Clark Gable.*
Replies: 16
Views: 8565

on a tangentially related topic, how about one thread with a titled along the lines of 'current comic' so we don't have one thread per comic?
by twenty10
Mon May 01, 2006 1:48 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: HISTORY HAS CHANGED
Replies: 43
Views: 6800

scientists?
by twenty10
Tue Apr 25, 2006 5:49 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Sunrise
Replies: 68
Views: 27148

a lot of your comics have resounded (in||with) me, the main two which come into mind are path length (unless engaged with something else, it's safe to assume I'm thinking about that whilst walking), and sunrise, because when I've got the energy to get outta bed early enough I really do enjoy those q...
by twenty10
Tue Apr 25, 2006 5:38 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Text-based Counterstrike
Replies: 7
Views: 5178

Ahn wrote:lol @ taking too far...


seconded.
by twenty10
Thu Apr 20, 2006 6:02 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Mobius bracelet
Replies: 13
Views: 6479

when I saw it, the first thing that came to my mind were this style bracelet, just clarifying. I know some guys that threw a party, got that style of bracelet etched with the apartment address on it, I think, and gave them out as favors, and it was a pretty small operation. I imagine you could subco...
by twenty10
Wed Apr 19, 2006 6:35 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: I wish I had one
Replies: 14
Views: 7094

I'd make the sweetest mountain-resort ever, make bank off of that while I glide around the world on my inexorably advancing wall of ice.
by twenty10
Wed Apr 19, 2006 6:34 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Mobius bracelet
Replies: 13
Views: 6479

I really want to sell the bracelets, but I'd have to get them custom-made and ship them myself, and that's more trouble than it's worth. So maybe someone else can start selling them and give me credit. I'd be happy with that! I found your comic last night (via boing), and saw that comic, my roommat...

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