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by ionFreeman
Wed Aug 08, 2018 4:07 pm UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: New York area meetup??
Replies: 431
Views: 220541

Re: New York area meetup??

semicharmed wrote:Is anyone else going?

Yes! I'll be going, albeit in 2018. Probably on Saturday the 22nd.https://makerfaire.com/new-york/
by ionFreeman
Wed Aug 08, 2018 4:02 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2028: "Complex Numbers"
Replies: 48
Views: 4914

Re: 2028: "Complex Numbers"

There's a typo in the mouseover text. 'Algebreic' should be 'Algebraic.'
by ionFreeman
Thu Dec 01, 2016 7:13 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1766: "Apple Spectrum"
Replies: 92
Views: 16974

What's a regular apple? Is that the abstraction "Apple"?

Also, if you like apples, try a Black Twig apple. I may not be an expert, but I live in a city with an official apple, the Newton, which has to count for something
by ionFreeman
Tue Sep 20, 2016 2:00 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1735: "Fashion Police and Grammar Police"
Replies: 269
Views: 34494

Taking a break

It's clear that 1733, 1734 and 1735 are just stuff Randall Monroe jotted down after http://xkcd.com/1732/ Earth Temperature Timeline. I don't do anything like drawing heavily annotated web comics, but that thing looked like a lot of work which would have taken an amazing amount of time, and it makes...
by ionFreeman
Wed Mar 19, 2008 6:55 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0398: "Tap That Ass"
Replies: 108
Views: 36849

Re: "Tap That Ass" Discussion

Which of tap (resource) and tap (specifically liquid resources) came first, and whether they are related, I am less sure of. Not looking it up, but I'd expect the 'tap your finger' and 'tap a tree' are the same tap, as you repeatedly and lightly whack a peg into the tree to get sap. The other uses ...
by ionFreeman
Tue Feb 26, 2008 6:58 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Make your own "Fuck Grapefruit" comic
Replies: 71
Views: 10687

Someone is wrong on the internet

Grapefruit are no harder to eat than lemons. Which are themselves tasty! And pomegranates, while frustratingly complex to eat, are among the very tastiest of fruit!
by ionFreeman
Tue Feb 26, 2008 6:51 pm UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: New York area meetup??
Replies: 431
Views: 220541

Re: New York area meetup??

S'mac is just a few feet from my apartment, so I could be induced to go there.

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