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by Zorin_75
Wed Aug 07, 2013 6:49 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: You Otter be Careful

It kept after her as she and her cousin swam back to shore while screaming for help. Then, she looked back and came face to face with a river otter — which bared its teeth “and had huge eyes,” Kierra, 13, recalled Friday afternoon. Kierra has cuts and bruises on her leg and heel, but she is OK afte...
by Zorin_75
Wed Aug 07, 2013 6:38 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

HES wrote:My personal favourite is this one.

Whatdachirp have I just watched? :shock:
by Zorin_75
Sun Aug 04, 2013 7:14 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

dawnfire wrote:Never would have thought that metal/folk was a viable genre.


No metal like pirate metal Image
by Zorin_75
Fri Aug 02, 2013 5:04 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

I was just about to ask if someone is proficient with image manipulation and is able to improve the map, or at least give a more readable contrast (I tried just messing around with standard contrast controls, but it didn't help). Here's one with the contrast set to 11 ;) http://forums.xkcd.com/down...
by Zorin_75
Thu Aug 01, 2013 5:13 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

What would also be nice is the thread-text for what Rosetta says, as opposed to the wiki dialog page, which is very incomplete. :( As already said in the wiki discussion, transcribing only the top layer (so what she's coming up with in the end) was a deliberate decision so we would have readable se...
by Zorin_75
Wed Jul 31, 2013 2:23 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Meanwhile we have links to a commercial printing shop on our wiki by user "cadellin" (doesn't ring a bell) :?
I don't think this is a good idea (or the intention of that page)...
by Zorin_75
Tue Jul 30, 2013 8:26 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: Ketchup Part 2

P.S. A lot of people have asked if I can sell some kind of Time print collection (or a series of 3,099 t-shirts, where you run to the bathroom and change into a new one every hour). I’m afraid I don’t have anything like that in the works right now. I just made this because I thought it would be nea...
by Zorin_75
Mon Jul 29, 2013 6:14 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

GLR wrote:I just made this because I thought it would be neat

Yeah! It was pretty neat! :D
by Zorin_75
Mon Jul 29, 2013 6:04 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

One more last minute addition to The Book of Aubron, as I've learned it's been called, nighttime effects! http://xkcd.aubronwood.com/?i=2350&playing=1&audio=0&speed=200 (also activates during the indoors segment.) Combined with the youtube feature that's just EPIC! Even though it just g...
by Zorin_75
Mon Jul 29, 2013 5:36 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

M1933 - the first sight of the Wowterfall. Because, just wow. And it was the only use of color (ultramarine) besides black and white in Time. http://xkcd.mscha.org/xkcd_time_20130608_1600.png :oops: Now I feel kinda bad... That aquamarine thing was never in the OTC... it was added by me to an anima...
by Zorin_75
Mon Jul 29, 2013 5:20 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Hi, Zorin. I am indeed lurking, as I have since the beginning of TIme. I put a couple more color-ins up on the Wiki, but can't post them here yet. Just wanted to do my part to keep the OTC alive until GLR continues the story. Welcome! You need five posts to post images, so hopefully you'll be able ...
by Zorin_75
Mon Jul 29, 2013 4:52 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Blindposting while ketchupping: I just spent a lovely ten minutes reading the double-dactyl page and reminding myself of all the lovely, silly, funny poems people posted. But I noticed that at least some are missing; there are two double-dactyls on page 1038, another on page 1039, and one more on p...
by Zorin_75
Mon Jul 29, 2013 8:29 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Cake? There was cake? *sob*
by Zorin_75
Mon Jul 29, 2013 7:38 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

BlitzGirl wrote:The Geekwagon link was added and the title-text changed on newpix m3089:
Spoiler:
Image

Aargh, how can you just post the frame-that-must-not-be-named like that :shock:
:cry:
by Zorin_75
Mon Jul 29, 2013 6:29 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Wanted to do Pricklymolpy and Lucky, so have attempted another couple of colourings and added them to the wiki - one day I might even be able to post them here! Haven't quite done them justice, but hopefully the more artistic OTTers might be inspired to show us how to do it properly. Now time to co...
by Zorin_75
Sun Jul 28, 2013 11:03 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Mystery solved. I'm guessing my dactyl is still hidden somewhere in this giant needle-pulled thingy. I'll find it someday. Thanks for setting this one up, Zorin! For you: http://gps.southbankcentre.co.uk/assets/625/large/poetry_cakes.jpg Aww, thanks! I've looked again and found two more: Welcome yo...
by Zorin_75
Sun Jul 28, 2013 9:45 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

jabelch wrote:Edit: Oooh, Pagepope! Share something about yourself that nobody here would know about you.

Well, I guess you don't know anything about me...
In short:
Engineer, have a thing for old cars, try to keep in shape on my (racing) bicycle, amateur photographer, spend way too much time on the internet.
by Zorin_75
Sun Jul 28, 2013 7:51 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Hi all, Been lurking and watching right from the start, and just wanted to delurk to say thanks for all the fun and 7 some creativity! In honour of the OTT, and inspired by something Blitzgirl mentioned a few posts ago, here's my first stab at what seemed like an appropriate OTTification. It's not ...
by Zorin_75
Sun Jul 28, 2013 7:29 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

That would be Zorin_75, according to the page history. Thanks, Zorin! :) You're welcome :) But mostly thanks to all those creative souls that came up with those verses. You're crazy. And brilliant! On another front, there have been a couple of submissions to the OTColored Page I haven't seen posted...
by Zorin_75
Sun Jul 28, 2013 6:59 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

I am confused. Why is everyone saying the D-Dactyls are gone from the wiki? They are right here . Or did someone manage to restore the page? Couldn't find anything to restore, so I decided to set up a new one. I've included anything I could find that looked double-dactylish to me up to page 675, if...
by Zorin_75
Sun Jul 28, 2013 9:10 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

I'm in the midst of tagging all of the Forty in each newpix where they appear; here's the first group Cuegan meets, also referred to as the Six. Buzz's hair is annoying me in this scene, because even the tiniest shift makes him resemble one of the other eight short-haired characters, but I think I'...
by Zorin_75
Sun Jul 28, 2013 6:40 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

This is the song that I immediately had to think of when seeing "Time - Wait for it" for the first time mips ago... I don't think anybody's mentioned it yet, but then it's from a probably rather obscure band outside their home country. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CJkKo5oyVsE Probably wo...
by Zorin_75
Sat Jul 27, 2013 9:27 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

mscha wrote:Anyway, as Prof. Grumbles already noted, the past two hours, the oldpix did change again; so Time is not standing still (yet). The sequence is now: CDCBAECDAEDCBAEDCCDC.

Animation... :(
Image
Spoiler:
end.gif
by Zorin_75
Sat Jul 27, 2013 7:59 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

@zorin_75 - love the wordle. Am I the only one who, every time she looks at one of these, wonders why 'penis' never shows up? Far too riverish :( , didn't make the cut :shock: That word showed up 68 times, plus a few somewhat odd combinations... The smallest words in the picture have wordcounts aro...
by Zorin_75
Sat Jul 27, 2013 7:52 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Sciscitor wrote:Second:
The Constellation of Time 4

Spoiler:
Image

Bigger (101 Megapixel), better (interactive, searchable, clickable, linked) and more.
Just give it some time to load, depending on your connection. This thing is huge (twss).

Beautiful!
by Zorin_75
Sat Jul 27, 2013 7:49 pm UTC
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Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Neat Wordle! I love that "Boom" and "Yada" are there :P "de" is there too, yellow in the lower left. I think I know why... :wink: WARNING: SEA-LIKE REPLY WALL BELOW. SPOILERED FOR SAFETY. YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED. Boom de yada, boom de yada, boom de yada, boom de yada… Boo...
by Zorin_75
Sat Jul 27, 2013 7:39 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

BlitzGirl wrote:I love that wordle! (And not just because I'm in it!)

You're in it 2211 times, no less :o
by Zorin_75
Sat Jul 27, 2013 7:26 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

In the meantime here is the plain text of the one true needle pulled thing (up to posting 50,440) sans quotes and some statistics to accompany it: 1,298 individual posters 2.335,064 (51,250 unique) words (the english translation of the bible consists of about 789.7 kilowords, 12,559 unique). To rea...
by Zorin_75
Sat Jul 27, 2013 1:41 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

I've said it before, but it bears repeating http://www.mscha.org/tmp/SkypeEmoticons/static/emoticon-0134-bear.png : the ending of time felt incredibly rushed to me, ever since they started “RUN.”ning. It's as if the GLR was fed up with it and wanted to end it (or alternatively, had to end it for so...
by Zorin_75
Sat Jul 27, 2013 1:12 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

In the meantime here is the plain text of the one true needle pulled thing (up to posting 50,440) sans quotes and some statistics to accompany it: 1,298 individual posters 2.335,064 (51,250 unique) words (the english translation of the bible consists of about 789.7 kilowords, 12,559 unique). To rea...
by Zorin_75
Sat Jul 27, 2013 11:34 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Looks like the thread is getting calmer.... maybe it's time to work on meetup plans? I know there's a dedicated xkcd meetups thread, but as this is more Time-related, I guess we can start discussing here? I think Chateau d'If [or a convenient nearby place] would make a perfect location, at least fo...
by Zorin_75
Sat Jul 27, 2013 8:30 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

(snip) Firstly, Every Newframe's Awefulsome (Based on "The Major General's Song" from Gilbert and Sullivan's Pirates of Penzance, originally ottified by ZoomanSP here , with some lines modified by me because I found the originals too hard to fit the rhythm or just too hard to say. Needles...
by Zorin_75
Sat Jul 27, 2013 8:20 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: The River is Small...

Changed. I'm sure no one will like this one either, No, that one's really not better at all. I honestly believe you're not trying to ch*rp people off, but somehow you're not doing a very good job of it. There will be no cake for Minim, when she arrives, no one will welcome her. Is that what you wan...
by Zorin_75
Fri Jul 26, 2013 9:45 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

edo wrote:
mscha wrote:(Title tag still “The end.”, still links to heretical archive.)

If The Lord shines down and says, "This is my son, with whom I am well pleased," It's kind of hard to call him heretical...

Just sayin...

Would you please change that sig?
by Zorin_75
Fri Jul 26, 2013 9:32 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Image
by Zorin_75
Fri Jul 26, 2013 9:01 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

OMR, it's loading something...
by Zorin_75
Fri Jul 26, 2013 8:49 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

@edo, I can't command you, but I do implore you to remove the end spoiler from your signature. This is visible to blitzers all the way back to your first post. Please. For all who will come after us. There's a live link to the current frame at the top of the thread. No way to hide that it's over. N...
by Zorin_75
Fri Jul 26, 2013 8:40 pm UTC
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Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Valarya wrote:At.. at least we still have the voice over project. Right?

Oh, I'm so looking forward to that!
by Zorin_75
Fri Jul 26, 2013 8:38 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

BlitzGirl wrote:...it would be really awesomeful if this newpix was actually just a nerdsnipe and Time continued...

...right, GLR? Right?

...it's okay, I will Wait for it...

What, bargaining already? Shouldn't we be angry first?

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