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by balthasar_s
Mon Aug 06, 2018 11:47 am UTC
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Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

lmjb1964 wrote:I was going to write a RAZOR debrief about raptors and zombies
You can always say that the debrief has been relocated and that's why we can't observe it.
by balthasar_s
Sun Aug 05, 2018 9:26 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Please don't **d BSTA like this! :shock: It woulld bekind of evil for me to make an end just after writing Looks like the story can continue now. also the next frame is here now. We have seen a floppy disk in frame 203 . We have (there are 2 visible on the desk in 203) but it wouldn't makemuch sens...
by balthasar_s
Thu Aug 02, 2018 7:34 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1.1.9.0: "Time"

You might have noticed that the latest phys frame was onged one hour late. That's because at ong time there was no electricity here, so nothing could be done. But because of the power fail I finally managed to discover why sometimes the server becomes inaccessible even though it still works. The ser...
by balthasar_s
Mon Jul 30, 2018 9:13 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Give this challenge to ms Frizzle.
A way to find out the 1000 most common Beanish words!
by balthasar_s
Sun Jul 29, 2018 9:19 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Looks like the story can continue now.
...
Image

Not to do what?

...

I see you're not interested in the game.
I thought you would like it.

Anyway, here's the solution.


We have seen this already.
by balthasar_s
Thu Jul 26, 2018 9:51 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

New phys frame: http://1190.bicyclesonthemoon.info/aftertime/phys/phys-0010.png I think in my time we are closer to understanding everything than any time before. He actually says "in my time" which supports the hypothesis that he is from a different time than she. Time travel confirmed? ...
by balthasar_s
Tue Jul 24, 2018 10:45 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

ucim wrote:
balthasar_s wrote:A mirror?
Does one truly ever see a mirror, let alone its insides?
You can see a mirror here, and its insides here.
ucim wrote:
physONG wrote:Isn't everything a little ambitious?
That's what the first part of going insane looks like. :)
Everything is ambitious these days...:)
by balthasar_s
Tue Jul 24, 2018 4:44 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

I went to the theater to see something funny. They told me to look in the mirror. :) Jose ahhh....What did you See?? A mirror? A well onged phys frame: http://1190.bicyclesonthemoon.info/aftertime/phys/phys-0009.png Wait for it. Also previous one, because it was only onged it in a spoiler: http://1...
by balthasar_s
Fri Jul 20, 2018 10:04 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1071-1072: "Time"

We have seen these words before: phys 7 and 8: http://1190.bicyclesonthemoon.info/aftertime/phys/phys-0007.png http://1190.bicyclesonthemoon.info/aftertime/phys/phys-0008.png Time 1071 and 1072: http://1190.bicyclesonthemoon.info/aftertime/time/time-1071.png http://1190.bicyclesonthemoon.info/aftert...
by balthasar_s
Wed Jul 18, 2018 7:03 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: Time for Analysing

kxa 's piano music in frame 119 , Interesting coincidence: Music she tries to play in frame 119 is BWV Anh. 119. insider jokes between b and his friends (e.g. “… and watch out for batmans.” frame 98 ) The batmans joke is explained here Mustardis appearing in frame 199 . Actually, it appears one fra...
by balthasar_s
Wed Jul 18, 2018 6:24 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

svenman wrote:QuestionUNG:
Image
That's actually what physics is all about, right?
Good choice then.
by balthasar_s
Fri Jul 13, 2018 8:19 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: Time for Physics – phys-0005

WELL, ANYTH ONG COULD BE A SPOILERAPTOR, INCLUDING THIS RAPTORSHARK I JUST THWAPPED. -- ong o mome http://1190.bicyclesonthemoon.info/aftertime/phys/phys-0005.png Wait for it. -- posted by lmjbot It's time to analyse everything again. So we have two characters here. One is the beaniewoman that we k...
by balthasar_s
Thu Jul 12, 2018 9:59 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: Time for Physics – phys-0006

YEAH. BUT THIS IS WHAT THE FIRST PART OF BLITZNAPPONG GECKOLPIES LOOKS LIKE. -- ongomome
Image
Spoiler:
Wait for it.

-- posted by bothasar_p
by balthasar_s
Fri Jun 29, 2018 5:46 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

tomorrow I will go to the sea for one week.

So if something happens with the bicyclesonthemoon.info server in the meantime I will not be able to do anything with it until next week.
Also, I think it's time to add phys to the wiki.
Tried to do it but wiki edit wasn't cooperating well.
by balthasar_s
Wed Jun 27, 2018 9:50 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"; Serious & Silly

Decree: http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=43378 Speculate about ONGoing stories (including BSTA) So it looks like phys-0000 was just the "cover", the "front page" and the real story begins now . So on the title page we have "my hobby: physics" and in ...
by balthasar_s
Mon Jun 25, 2018 10:05 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

balthasar_s wrote:Image
That's the famous Newton's apple. Only that he threw it so strongly that he launched it on a circular orbit.
And now this:
newest xkcd comic wrote:Image
GLR reads the ott?
by balthasar_s
Sun Jun 24, 2018 9:00 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

http://www.peter.gerwinski.de/ott/correct-horse.png (You aren't secretly a physicist, are you? :shock:) No, I'm not. But I used 2 powerful weapons: remembering things that I saw once, and searching the internet for answers. http://www.peter.gerwinski.de/ott/beanish-yes.png (I fixed the link for you...
by balthasar_s
Sun Jun 24, 2018 3:31 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

addams wrote:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kGsbBw1I0Rg
This video.
The ladder picture reminded me of the train tunnel example from this video.
But I didn't remember where I saw it.

But you posted it so I didn't have to find it :)
by balthasar_s
Sun Jun 24, 2018 1:27 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

For lastpage decree: I sometimes like playing the piano. My sister's piano, I don't have one. I'm not good at it at all, but I'm able to play some simpler mellodies which don't require me to do a crazy finger dance nd don't have too much sounds at once. Recently, I wanted to play some music from a c...
by balthasar_s
Fri Jun 15, 2018 1:57 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time": VERY IMPORTANT FOR CZULE TO MEMEIFY XIM SILENTTIMELINESS

I got a version that fits that description, so yes (I think). I remember noticing how large those numbers were and wishing they could be a lot smaller. I don't think you can get smaller than -Inf... Also The numbers you'll see should be below 300 most of the time. mupscr.PNG ETA: Today I showed thi...
by balthasar_s
Thu Jun 14, 2018 4:47 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

ucim wrote:Ayup. And just yesterday I doubled my money. (I folded it in half and put it back in my pocket).
Because like we all know dividing by half is the same as multiplying by 2 (x÷½ = x×2).
I like the quote about the hole in water.
by balthasar_s
Tue Jun 12, 2018 5:12 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 39002386

Re: 1190: "Time"

svenman wrote:
Image

Do you see this gray box in the background?
Image
It's the server on which bsta is hosted.

Redundant
Spoiler:
zoom-000217.png
by balthasar_s
Mon Jun 11, 2018 6:13 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

These days I'm actually making a lamp for my room and I'm making it from an old wheel which I'm filling with a thread. It's almost ready: http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=56827&mode=view http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=56828&mode=view http://forums.xkcd.com/download/f...
by balthasar_s
Mon Jun 04, 2018 10:08 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Ba: 1190: "Time"

Sciscitor wrote:I googled for round banana, spherical banana and geoid banana.
Also did some googling.
Found this:
http://qa.answers.com/Q/Why_is_the_earth_shaped_like_a_banana
by balthasar_s
Sun Jun 03, 2018 1:06 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Hi to say Time everymolpy again"

Eternal Density wrote:they were in fact bananas which had been forgotten and abandoned for some wips.
Oops.
I hope that never happens to the Earth.
Yeah, it would be sad if we all forgot about the Earth and abandoned it for some wips.
by balthasar_s
Sun Jun 03, 2018 6:27 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Ba: 1190: "Nana"

Tell me again how we know the earth to be banana shaped. :) So, the earth is supposed to be shaped like a banana. But it didn't say which banana the earth is shaped like. So we just have to look carefully and find an eath-shaped banana. And if we find such a banana then by knowing that shapedness i...
by balthasar_s
Sat May 26, 2018 9:04 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

For a decree a bicycle wheel lamp was suggested to me. For decree, here's something for the desk: http://fora.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=53832 These days I'm actually making a lamp for my room and I'm making it from an old wheel which I'm filling with a thread. It's almost ready: http://forums.xk...
by balthasar_s
Tue May 22, 2018 6:57 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: Time: BLESS YOU, MOLPICOOTS. BLOLPICOOTS.

@balthasar_s I am very impressed by your MolpyUp automation. It got a score of 1738 on the first try (before you added the flags for extra lives ENHANCE ment). Have you tried the newest one? In my first attempt it had very simple rules of deciding which platform to jmp to next. Sometimes it thought...
by balthasar_s
Fri May 18, 2018 3:48 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

balthasar_s improved my hotdog … let's have a look … baobabs! Treeish idea, losing a flag instead of falling down. And that artificial intelligence really knows how to hotdog! Thanks a lot! I just noticed some mustard: I assigned the same button for the new mode that was already used for something:...
by balthasar_s
Thu May 10, 2018 7:23 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

I made a very simple AI for the game. I improved the AI. Another, small improvent: I made it better at not missing the moving platforms. So I made it less afraid of chosing the moving platforms. And I removed one line which was completely redundant. I also changed on thing I didn't like about the m...
by balthasar_s
Wed May 09, 2018 12:40 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"; MolpyUpdate!

Molpy Up date: http://www.peter.gerwinski.de/ott/MolpyUp-screenshot-tiny.png I made a very simple AI for the game. I improved the AI. Now it's much better at deciding on which platform to jump next. I had to change a bit the code related to platforms and items so that the AI knows what kind of item...
by balthasar_s
Tue May 08, 2018 10:44 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"; MolpyUpdate!

Molpy Up date: http://www.peter.gerwinski.de/ott/MolpyUp-screenshot-tiny.png I made a very simple AI for the game. If you press ctrl + i it will play the game for you. It is very simple so it can make mistakes sometimes. # Molpy Up! # # Based on Max00355's version of DoodleJump, <https://github.com...
by balthasar_s
Tue May 01, 2018 9:44 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

lmjb1964 wrote:Is it just me, or does it look like there's a big bite taken out of the leopard on the Time Accessor in bsta?
There is a window curtain. Part of it overlaps with the keyboard. The space under it gets a lot more sunlight so it's brighter.
by balthasar_s
Tue Apr 24, 2018 8:01 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: Time: LEML! LOOK AT THE THE SIZE OF THAT GOAT!

See the posts with the yellow and black chequered patterns? Two of them mark the edges of a portal to the past (or future) like that in the Takie Czasy . You go through the portal to a time when the buildings had not yet been built. There is another portal "inside" the building so you can...
by balthasar_s
Mon Apr 23, 2018 1:48 pm UTC
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Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: Time: Wasn't there just a hole in the ground?

the Two Words game Recently, I played a two words game while going by car with my family. We not only made the words match the first letters but we also made them rhyme. Instead of a silly story - a silly poem. All right, so, BSTA fans, we have a bit of a puzzle maybe. Or maybe not. I'll give you s...
by balthasar_s
Mon Apr 23, 2018 4:11 am UTC
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Topic: 1190: "Time"
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bOTTeriada goes ONG

the mr*bdex story cONGtinues. where the phenomenon was generated." "Riiiight." Mrorl paused, holding his chin. "So, back to the original question. How does this help us?" lifting his Molpénet, in which a small and rather contented orange-brown scaly creature was curled up, s...
by balthasar_s
Tue Apr 17, 2018 8:01 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: Time: I DON'T KNOW WHAT YOU JUST SAID BECAUSE I WAS THINKING ABOUT THE BOTCASTLE.

BSTA : Wow, that suddenly got a lot more meta. Perhaps Hofstadter will know. Will know what? I added an extra rule that you "win" if your two words make it a complete story. Then you can say "K*niec!" to declare yourself the winner. It's K*niec, not Koniec, because that word mea...
by balthasar_s
Tue Apr 17, 2018 12:44 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

taixzo wrote:Ah, now I see the "person sitting at laptop". I was trying to orient it the wrong way in my mind.
Like "laptop sitting at person"?
by balthasar_s
Tue Apr 10, 2018 6:33 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

New Othercomic. Marginally Related for having Megan, Cueball and a tree (which may or may not know what it's doing). Neat. Squirpy alert! http://fora.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=56661 For better molpy-hunting, I removed the dialogue, and reframed the last panel. There's still some minor earth...
by balthasar_s
Mon Apr 09, 2018 8:34 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

lmjb1964 wrote:Now where did taixzo put those Mac instructions?
http://forums.xkcd.com/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=101043&p=4331564#p4331564

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