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by mrob27
Sun Jun 25, 2017 12:36 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
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1190: Time: I THINK I PREFER TO THINK OF MMONS-OTTIFYING AS A THING.

If anymolpy has any other Beanish references or notes they'd like to share, I'd love to incorporate them! http://fora.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=37780 Yes, my Beanish translation article .   In particular, I strongly advise using the technique of exploring each alternate path of deduction, looki...
by mrob27
Fri Jun 23, 2017 10:21 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: Time: CH**RPING DILGUNNERPUNSAWS, HOW DO THEY WORK?

OMD , for example Tim just got added. And it destroyed the formatting. Everything from "tim" to the end is blue. I think I've seen this before. Oh dear, yes that does happen. It warns me too, telling exactly which lines numbers to look at to spot the error, thusly: bwebd:: webgr2 web/vist...
by mrob27
Sun Jun 18, 2017 3:03 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: "Time": IF SCHIZO-SHIPPING YOU IS WRONG, I DON'T WANT TO BE RIGHT

I'm semi-aware of what's going on here. I keep falling behind a little bit, then I do ketchup. I try to add new things to the OMD , for example Tim just got added. Musical machines / I did it! / I made a custom software for a device produced by my FFS. It can play music now. It can play up to 4 note...
by mrob27
Tue Jun 06, 2017 5:43 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: Time: CH**RP, CRENELLATE YOUR ENDISH BUT INEVITABLE BETRAYAL!

And then when the chirpies shed, we collect it all together and use it as padding in our nests!

And what do wolpies use for nests? Old things their humans have shed: bean bag chairs, blankets and comforters. And thus the cycle is complete; so molt it be.
by mrob27
Mon Jun 05, 2017 6:26 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: "Time": WHAT HAPPENS IN THE MOONBASE, STAYS IN THE MOONBASE.

ZoomanSP wrote:Happy 2000 posts, balthasar_s!

2001 now, which is even more appropriate. If only I had the Tim to OTTify something… I guess for now there's

by mrob27
Sun Jun 04, 2017 10:34 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: Time: IN GIBRALTAR, NO-ONE CAN HEAR YOU CH**RP.

the links are now ignored when determining the dimensions of the <div>s they are in. I can't see what you did, did you change it back right away?   I think the problem might be that you put everything inside the float style tags.   I don't think any float:left is needed, because that's usually what...
by mrob27
Sun Jun 04, 2017 9:51 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: Time: SPIKE, NEWPIXT THE BLACK PIXELS... WITH YOUR ZANCLEAN FLOOD!

I couldn't find a good way to have left- and right-aligned text in the same line. I use this: <p class="a"> <span style="float:left">Left-justified and</span> <span style="float:right">right-justified on same line</span> </p> You can see an example in context (i.e. as ...
by mrob27
Sun Jun 04, 2017 2:55 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: Time: MOLPIDILLO KALINIAM VOLDEFRAME ... DOT CHIRPING MUSTARD DOT COM.

After all, OTTic mustardbusters are the standard equipment found on every Mustardis. Indeed, and I was shocked to see that hadn't yet appeared in bOTTeriada . Mustard on my part, which has now been busted. […] I also used that for a period of about 48 hours while playing forum games and not being a...
by mrob27
Sat Jun 03, 2017 1:50 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: Time: CEILING DILGUNNERANGS ARE WATCHING YOU BLITZNAP

Most Timelords call it a "sonic screwdriver", but I guess maybe in this case it's an "OTTic mustardbuster" :D

(Edit: Random subject line is purely coincidental, but AUTOMOME seems to have gotten the joke too)
by mrob27
Sat Jun 03, 2017 6:53 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: Time: IS IT POSSIBLE TO SACRIFICE A NEWPIXBOTTIFICATION USING DOWNWARD-CH**RPING RONGS?

A soldering iron, huh? :oops: That's one Blitzarus Annoyus that I'm not going to be able to explain in my blitz journal if and when I eventually Blitz to this page. Now, if only I could remember what all the pieces of all the avatars of all the OTTers looked like at all the Times! You'd be making a...
by mrob27
Sat May 27, 2017 5:55 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: Time: MY C**KIE IS PROBLEMATIC.

I suspected ggh had […] That's wowterful. Thanks @ucim for a completely consistent explanation!   Up until now it was seeming like everyone was denying having communicated privately until after Act 3 Scene 22. Maybe it was just because no-one understood which chapter of AotC I was referring to.   I...
by mrob27
Fri May 26, 2017 10:31 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: Time: THE COMFY CHAIR. IT WORKS, CH**RPIES.

Actually, I hadn't figured out anything about the actual script, and so had nothing to share. I did get the impression that ggh might be on to it (I don't remember what gave me the clue), and immediately wrote a chapter in AotC hinting at that, ending in a cliffhanger an opportunity to Wait For It....
by mrob27
Thu May 25, 2017 3:39 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: Time: THIS SQUIRPY IS NOW ABOUT HES AND THE 1ST CLERIC.

I added the gridded map, and put a double-spoilered section below it. […] If you like the format, I'll add a bunch of others I feel confident were found. Double spoilers for extra REDUNDANCY ! Thank you for taking extra effort to wikify your creations :D   I happen to think that format is great, an...
by mrob27
Wed May 24, 2017 6:28 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: Time: STEAMBOTTLE IS A CUTE STEAMBOTTLE

Thank you @ucim . I went back and updated my summary of the @taixzo writing system solution efforts, and found your post at OTT:2500:4 . This bit bears repeating: ( OTT:454:19 ) …As grains of Sand(semencancercoffeebabies) in a Sandcastle, this needle-pulled thing works best when we are not all of th...
by mrob27
Wed May 24, 2017 4:11 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: Time: REDUNDANT QUACKMOLPY IS REDUNDANT.

I think my main problem here is getting confused and frustrated by my lack of perfect recall, and then I point the blame at anything except bme and start ch*rping about it. I've done it a few times. It's not good behaviour. I apologise. There are a lot of good examples of us working together on thin...
by mrob27
Tue May 23, 2017 3:07 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: Time: TRICEROCUES ∩ CHRONOTRANSPONDERS ≠ BLITZANITY-COMAERS

Thanks for the Object Generator explanations. I did try uploading a JPG file, and I did indeed use the username kxa and password CFRTdsn'tapproV , but I got a syntax error: test1.jpg 1: syntax error. That was kind of fun. I guess maybe it has to be a text file? Not enough to be able to figure anythi...
by mrob27
Tue May 23, 2017 7:35 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: Time: BEARAPTORS ∩ COMAVISIONS ≠ SPOILERCAKE-OTTIFIERS

Oh yes I remember that image. That's from this post in which you were explaining how @Sustainabilizer figured out how to activate BFTF . Thank you for pointing to it. Has anyone told us what was in the file " tlrtrick.ogdf " that caused it to be turned into the output text "EU07 (4E) ...
by mrob27
Tue May 23, 2017 6:31 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: Time: KEEP CALM AND MOLPY ON

Hey molpies, guess what? […] Ahh, looks like they got sick of my shenanigans. (By which I mean my normal behaviour.) But as @taixzo pointed out , our shenanigans still appear on the front page of the fora. And that might be okay, because there's no ambiguity on that page. The forum area is identifi...
by mrob27
Sun May 14, 2017 2:04 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: "Time"

Secret Subject : NOOOO THEY BE DEMUSTARDING MY TREBUCHAT It still does on the main index page, though. Oh dear, so my nonsense has been showing up on the very first page that all the new visitors see? :( that's even more mustardy than I had thought. I'll make sure to just put 1190: "Time"...
by mrob27
Sat May 13, 2017 2:44 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

IF A R.A.Z.O.R. WERE VERY HILLISH BUT SUPERVARBAL, COULD YOU REALLY CHEW BEESNAKES AT IT LIKE AFRO_S?

Thanks for all your molpily-well-wishes. Finals Week is over, and they did indeed ask the questions that I had studied for http://fora.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=40482 I actually was able to finish and turn in my exam almost a shortpix before the end of allotted time. Outside will be strong here ...
by mrob27
Wed May 10, 2017 9:10 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: "Time": LITTLEST BANGS BROTHER AND YAPPO_S CREATE TIMEODY IN LAB: "THE TRICK WAS KETCHUPPIN'!"

Woot! Has everyone seen Princess Leia's Stolen Death Star Plans ? Very molpish, and just in Time for the 50 th yipsiversary (anniversiyip?) of the album, and the 40 th yipsary of the film. That's not lONG time to Wait at all. I've been very busy wrapping up the semester, still a bit to do. — mrob27...
by mrob27
Fri Apr 28, 2017 3:19 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: "Time": IF EVERY OTTER SOMEHOW SIMPLY DELURKED COMPLETELY BACK FROM THE OUTSIDE, HOW LONG WOULD IT BE BEFORE THE L

( OTT:1684:16 ) […] mrob27 has a bot who does it for him. I don't. Maybe it's time to write a bot. I mean, who am I if I don't even have a bot? (ttscp recently classified 1 me and mrob27 as bots :shock:. That means mrob's27 bot (Nopixbot if I remember correctly) is a bot to the power of 2! And whos...
by mrob27
Fri Apr 21, 2017 12:03 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: "Time": УЧИМ AND HEADBAND__S CREATE PUN IN LAB: "THE TRICK WAS WAITIN' FOR IT!"

Treeish list mrob! Thanks! http://fora.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=40482 I actually have a much more complete list, showing every "unbasementing" longer than 2 wips. I would be reluctant to make it public until finding out what people feel about it. In yips past there has been some conc...
by mrob27
Thu Apr 20, 2017 2:49 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: "Time": BAOBABS: WHAT IF WE ARE *ALL* RANDALL?!?!!

At the time of this posting GLR had decided to leave the image file uncompressed. […] The huge image was removed, and there is still an image at " birdwatching_huge.png " but it's the normal size. However, someone in the othercomic 1826 thread saved the original huge PNG image as an attac...
by mrob27
Sat Apr 15, 2017 1:52 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: "Time": IF NINJAING YOUR TIMEWAITERS IS FISHISH, CONSIDER ME CUEGAN_S.

Just to be randomly molpish, I decided to find out what AUTOMOME generates most often. Frequency is expressed in Times per 1190 (in other words, if you generate 1190 memes, approximately how many times would you expect to get this exact text?)  Frequency   Meme text  0.300/1190   YOU WOULDN'T DOWNLO...
by mrob27
Thu Apr 13, 2017 12:34 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: Time: *I OTTIFIED A HALF LONGPIX FOR ONE KETCHUPPING PIXEL.*

The bOTTeriada seems to be stuck :( In a sense, yes. (sorry) Look at the raw text , scroll down to the end, and notice the sequence numbers (near the beginning of each line, right after "UTC"). See how it goes 1156, 1157, 1158, 1159, 1160 a couple times, then jumps back to 1137? What happ...
by mrob27
Wed Apr 12, 2017 8:42 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: Time: MAKE T1I, NOT SREEEITY

I've added a new AUTOMOME template called [whatif] , which selects one of the many templates based on questions in Randall Munroe's What if? book. Here's a sampling: What if?   While doing that I discovered some errors in a couple of the snowclone templates, and a few places where the frequency of n...
by mrob27
Thu Apr 06, 2017 3:37 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: Time: INSTANT RAPTORCATS, JUST ADD POPES

balthasar_s wrote:There are enough multiverses for everyone!!

"There are enough multiverses for ((everyone)factorial)factorial."
FTFY (factorial-ed that for you) Image !
by mrob27
Wed Apr 05, 2017 9:06 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: Time: YOU ****D BY THE MTA, YOU NEWPIXT BY THE MTA

Yep. I didn't want to impose upon @Wildhound, inasmuch as xe might be too busy to dig up the Android Studio project and get it to compile/build again. But yes, that would be best :D
by mrob27
Wed Apr 05, 2017 6:21 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: Time: 吸牛 AWEFULSOME YAPPOCISED M**STARD!

I happened across an app backup file on my old phone called "xkcd Time Live Wallpaper_1.11.apk". Does anyone still need it? Wildhound posted a link to it here [which links to this ] It would be nice if someone more Androidically-enabled than I could take this and somehow modify it to disp...
by mrob27
Sun Apr 02, 2017 4:56 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: Time: NINJA LIKE A QUACKMOLPY, THWAP LIKE A TIMEODY

Not really mine, but. When the kids were little, we'd sometimes respond to kid-drama with "Your Oscar is in the mail."   Our youngest, now grown, has revealed that she thought we were buying her an Oscar the Grouch. Sesame Street and Henson/Muppets released several puppet toys over the yi...
by mrob27
Fri Mar 31, 2017 11:45 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: Time: ACHIEVEMENT UNLOCKED: THWAP PELRIGG

Hi @ED !   If anyone's bothered by the security thing and you just want some random names, there is an approximation to ED's name algorithm in my AUTOMOME . The template is " [edname] ", and templates can be included in the URL. For example: 27 ED names To see the code that generates ED na...
by mrob27
Fri Mar 31, 2017 3:08 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

JUST TO BE HERETICAL, UNTIL I SEE MORE RETRO-EDITS I'M GOING TO ASSUME ᓭᘖᔭᓄᐨ CAUSES POPES.

Awesomeful! Can I choose a Squirpy as my starter Pokémolp? http://fora.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=43730 Yep, the starters are Squirpy http://fora.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=43730 , Ribbit http://fora.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=43310 , and Pricklymolp http://fora.xkcd.com/download/file.php?...
by mrob27
Wed Mar 29, 2017 10:26 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: "Time": DISREGARD THAT, I NINJA MOLPISAURI

Is it bad that I would actually really like to play Pokémolp and use Molpénets? Silly molpy, of course not! Pokémolp RUN! is the latest craze in OR (OTTmented Reality) mobile hotdogs. I'll quote from the Hotdog Vendor's official press release:   Once again, the world's gone crazy for Molpíes. This ...
by mrob27
Tue Mar 28, 2017 3:43 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: "Time": I WONDER WHERE I'LL CHEW BEESNAKES NEXT?

[…] song ottification? Oh wait, there are separate Javascript files included too, gotta check these out……….Found it! […] Yep! Decree fulfilled, a mere 17730 nopix later! Here are the full lyrics, expanded for easier consumption:   Get Lucky - OTTification by mrob27   Based on 'Get Lucky' by...
by mrob27
Sat Mar 25, 2017 9:44 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: "Time": NO CENTIMOLPIES WERE HARMED IN THE MAKING OF THIS MEME.

Where have I heard that? ……. … it — just got …..? So I guess you found the song :D Ummm… so, has anyone found the song OTTification in Q04B yet? It's been over 3 years since the Grammys featuring the song upon which it was based, and getting near 3 yips since Q04B … and I still haven't heard a pip ...
by mrob27
Mon Feb 13, 2017 7:19 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: "Time": HOW DO I MEMEIFIED BURBULENCE?

Thursdip I got the Q04B Rosetta tile, and instead of molpying down that night, continued until I had one of each tile for my avatar picture. Fridip night my dreams all had Cuegan and castle squares wandering through them OMR this is still a thing. ( Silly molpy, of course it's still a thing. ) Your...
by mrob27
Thu Feb 02, 2017 6:49 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: "Time": EXCUSE ME SIR, DO YOU HAVE A MOMENT TO TALK ABOUT SANDY?

Within the lore of the game, this style of rolling would generate a fully random person, with a normal distribution and a mean of 10.5 in each stat, like you've said. However, at some point the argument was made that the average adventurer is more talented than the average person, which is why they...
by mrob27
Mon Jan 30, 2017 10:54 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: Time: BAOBABS DON'T GROW ON BAOBABS.

An overly-delayed response, and I've fallen behind on my ketchup again… and so many problem sets to do this week :/ I find myself agreeing with all these things you both are saying, but still wondering if there might be a way to aid in the appreciation of temporal shenanigans without unduly compromi...
by mrob27
Sat Jan 21, 2017 6:00 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104872
Views: 29906080

1190: "Time": I GOT 99 PROBLEMS, SO I USED CROISSANTS. NOW I HAVE 100 PROBLEMS.

Gee, that looks like a lot of fun. I wanna do that someday! You could certainly be on my team. My team was organised through the /r/testsolution/ subreddit and most of us are remotes (i.e. not physically present at MIT during the Hunt). If you want to be involved next year, look on that subreddit f...

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