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by Frello
Mon Jan 24, 2011 10:05 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0851: "Na"
Replies: 207
Views: 40180

Re: 0851: "Na"

lingomaniac88 wrote:Gettin Jiggy With It was the first thing that came to mind when I saw this.


So far, it's only the two of us who experienced this, apparently. I find that a bit surprising, to say the least.
by Frello
Wed Jun 23, 2010 9:10 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0757: "Toot"
Replies: 103
Views: 17728

Re: "Toot" discussion (#757)

Randall, get outblaoflblsbf

I just made a purposely bad vuvuzela-joke on Facebook.
by Frello
Wed Dec 09, 2009 7:06 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0673: "The Sun"
Replies: 157
Views: 27267

Re: "The Sun" Discussion

In regards of a certain repeated theme in both Sunshine and The Core, I would rather want the tagline to be:

Daylight Saving Time
- It has to be done manually!
by Frello
Fri Dec 04, 2009 5:47 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0671: "Stephen and Me"
Replies: 84
Views: 12784

Re: "Stephen and Me" Discussion

cfmeyer wrote:That's not a VolVO...


Don't call it that.
by Frello
Fri May 29, 2009 8:21 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0590: "Papyrus"
Replies: 242
Views: 45722

Re: "Papyrus" Discussion

Domovoi wrote:*cough*


Finally! I glanced over the whole thread to see, if someone should have mentioned PvP...if not, I would have done it meself.
by Frello
Wed May 13, 2009 8:28 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Twins
Replies: 16
Views: 895

Re: Twins

I'm a twin, too, and I also never noticed a connection. Sure, most of the time I know what my sister is going to say, some times even before she starts speaking, but that just comes from being around each other all the time for the first fifteen years. My nose certainly doesn't begin bleeding profus...
by Frello
Wed Aug 13, 2008 8:25 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Wikipedia Spider Game
Replies: 196
Views: 11056

Re: Wikipedia Spider Game

Bounds Checking > Turing Award > Computer graphics > Television > Television channel > Category:Television genres > Quality television > The Simpsons > Fox Broadcasting Company > Prison Break > Sara Tancredi > Gila, New Mexico Did you know that link? Anyway, lets try a location as a goal once more: ...
by Frello
Wed Aug 13, 2008 8:04 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Wikipedia Spider Game
Replies: 196
Views: 11056

Re: Wikipedia Spider Game

River Tam > Child prodigy > Late bloomer > Women > Textile > Textile preservation > Ironing board

Science damnit, onto the next!
by Frello
Wed Aug 13, 2008 7:54 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Wikipedia Spider Game
Replies: 196
Views: 11056

Re: Wikipedia Spider Game

Congratulations on doing it better and coming up with a new one before me. Lets see if I can't find this one first, then.
by Frello
Wed Aug 13, 2008 7:48 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Wikipedia Spider Game
Replies: 196
Views: 11056

Re: Wikipedia Spider Game

Inspector Gadget > Detective > University > Logic in Islamic Philosophy > Greek Philosophy > Plato > Euthyphro > Euthyphro Dilemma

Top Gear (original format) > Eskimo words for snow

It's kind of a random one, so I have no idea how hard it is. I am going to try myself now.
by Frello
Sat Aug 09, 2008 10:46 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: My Hobby:
Replies: 554
Views: 92411

Re: My Hobby:

MY HOBBY: Minimizing peoples Facebook Application Boxes so that they wont clutter my browser again. 'Which Lost Character are you?' <click>Blue Arrow</click> After a while, you've minimized most of them, and then when you see an unminimized one it becomes: 'What kind of guy will you fall for?' "...
by Frello
Wed Aug 06, 2008 10:43 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Worst Things to Shout Out During Sex
Replies: 747
Views: 73122

Re: Worst Things to Shout Out During Sex

Chado wrote:Obviously this is not my own
This one.

People might find this related comic funny.
by Frello
Wed Aug 06, 2008 6:35 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Graphs or diagrams that describe your life
Replies: 146
Views: 13113

Re: Graphs or diagrams that describe your life

0range wrote:Defense mechanism.

Spoiler:
Image
Shouldn't those axes be flippety-flopped, since you're reacting on something?
by Frello
Mon Aug 04, 2008 3:41 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Post your boat race.
Replies: 20859
Views: 2136717

Re: Post yo' fehs

16/20.

Y'all should try this picture of me. You are only allowed to show the spoiler for 10 seconds.
Spoiler:
Foto 85.jpg
See if you can find that dip in the eyebrow.
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by Frello
Sun Aug 03, 2008 10:24 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: What **should** you be doing right now?
Replies: 1272
Views: 79028

Re: What **should** you be doing right now?

I should be writing a farewell note to the parents from the kindergarten I'm working in, since I'm moving on in a week.
And then sleppy-sleppy-nap-nap afterwards.
by Frello
Tue Jul 29, 2008 10:23 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: High and low point of your day
Replies: 3315
Views: 171904

Re: High and low point of your day

High: Getting 4 hours of pay, basically for standing around in the summer morning sun with a hose, spraying water on euforic children. And then be done at work at 11:15 P to the M.

High: Am most likely going to spend the rest of the day in the sun with friends.

Low: ...eventual sweaty back?
by Frello
Sun Jul 27, 2008 8:46 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Limericks
Replies: 270
Views: 48788

Re: Limericks

There once was a young forumite
who tried to do limericks one night.
But it wasn't perverse,
didn't fit into verse,
so he wrote meta-crap just in spite.
by Frello
Sun Jul 27, 2008 8:21 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Maximize the post:views ratio! (if you look, you must post)
Replies: 34954
Views: 1347785

Re: Maximize the post:views ratio! (if you look, you must post)

I made a simple, 15-line BPM-calculator program(based on tapping a key) a few hours ago in Python, and it worked the first time. I was kinda proud.
by Frello
Sun Jul 27, 2008 7:55 am UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Overmorrow
Replies: 61
Views: 13895

Re: Overmorrow

I remember seeing your avatar earlier thinking "Don't these little fellows only exist in Denmark?", since I didn't see your location/your location wasn't there. What /are/ those? Kaj-kager = Kaj cakes . "Kaj" is the name of a frog in a long-running (since 1971) and very popular ...
by Frello
Sat Jul 26, 2008 7:59 pm UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Overmorrow
Replies: 61
Views: 13895

Re: Overmorrow

I will chime in with the Danish version, which is - not surprisingly - similar: Overmorgen and happily carry on with today's lecture in Danish: Morgen (pronounced like non-rhotic English mourn ) alone means "morning". "Tomorrow" is simply i morgen (Danish "i" is pronou...
by Frello
Fri Jul 25, 2008 8:55 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8594
Views: 1345200

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

The Scyphozoa wrote:comic about engrish
Interesting that you would pick exactly that comic for the engrish treatment (though I must admit, the "punchline" is a natural choice for this treatment):

http://forums.xkcd.com/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=24872#p756072
by Frello
Sun Jul 20, 2008 2:31 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Fitness freaks vs. other obsessions
Replies: 21
Views: 1423

Re: Fitness freaks vs. other obsessions

Cyclists. MY GOD. They're everywhere at my workplace and, while some of them seem to have a life outside of it, others simply will not shut up about it. I don't care how many thousands of dollars you spent on your seat, it won't help you when I knock you off it because you're riding three abreast o...
by Frello
Sun Jul 20, 2008 11:33 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Obfuscated Libretto
Replies: 148
Views: 10095

Re: Obfuscated Libretto

Iron Maiden - Run to the Hills I must admit, I didn't know it beforehand. Anyway, those people will hurl mineral aggregations at you in your hour of aspiration of good behaviour. Aforementioned individuals will cover you in marbles, verifying their earlier claims of doing exactly that. While you are...
by Frello
Sun Jul 20, 2008 12:03 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Best place to live
Replies: 30
Views: 3047

Re: Best place to live

Accidentally I seem to have a lot of friends in Finland, and we all agree, it's the Swedes that are the evhul ones. I have had a very vague feeling that the rest of Scandinavia (be it with Finland included or not (heard it as without FInland myself)) was making jokes about Denmark as soon as it tur...
by Frello
Sat Jul 19, 2008 8:53 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Best place to live
Replies: 30
Views: 3047

Re: Best place to live

I'd say Scandinavia, too. Let's take a look at Denmark . I wont give numbers, but they shouldn't be necessary: - The landscape can be rather beautiful. If it's beaches you want, neither of the three largest cities are far from that. The landscapes surrounding those can perhaps be a little "meh&...
by Frello
Wed Jul 16, 2008 8:55 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8594
Views: 1345200

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

kellsbells wrote:"The Sea" is just good for altering.
Exactly my thought as I noticed that the deliberately surprising punchline was written in the white sand. It was like Randall Munroe made it especially for this topic.
...Yes, I know he couldn't care less.
by Frello
Wed Jul 16, 2008 6:23 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8594
Views: 1345200

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

Random832 wrote:
Frello wrote:The Night Mare.png


ur doing it wrong - the subject says worse.

But this is much more fun to do.
And I'm glad you appreciate it, Shakleton.
by Frello
Wed Jul 16, 2008 9:09 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8594
Views: 1345200

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

The Night Mare.png
Good thing I bought that O'Reilly book on lucid dreaming. Carebearstare.
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For reference:
450
390
120
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Why was this the first thing that I did today?

EDIT: Made up for my own stupidity.
by Frello
Thu Jul 10, 2008 3:21 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Translation error
Replies: 12
Views: 2217

Re: Translation error

192 would be my best guess.

I have to admit that Google helped me on this one. I guess they appreciated that I put into the oven the modeling love their a cake the internet.

EDIT: And how the Hellas did you post that much in less than a month?
by Frello
Thu Jul 10, 2008 2:43 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Translation error
Replies: 12
Views: 2217

Re: Translation error

It is.
Hint 1: I don't see how that "Contact" got there.
Hint 2: It's an xkcd-comic.
by Frello
Thu Jul 10, 2008 2:31 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Translation error
Replies: 12
Views: 2217

Re: Translation error

After that bad on behalf of the Contact arrogant when intelligence is not misunderstood. I hope we learned something today.

English -> Arabic -> English

Who can guess the original?
by Frello
Wed Jul 09, 2008 2:27 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: HARDCORE PORNOGRAPHY
Replies: 728
Views: 285614

Re: HARDCORE PORNOGRAPHY

SO HOWS 'BOUT DEM HARDCORE PORNOGRAPHY?!
by Frello
Tue Jul 08, 2008 6:55 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Pixel size orders of magnitude
Replies: 23
Views: 1835

Re: Pixel size orders of magnitude

For more mindfucking, think about the sheer number of possible images that can exist at a given colour depth. At merely 8x8 black-and-white, it's 2^(8*8) = 18446744073709551616. If I'm doin' it rite... Now think about how small 8x8 is. :shock: Then you can continue on to how long it would take to g...
by Frello
Wed Jul 02, 2008 5:20 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0444: "Macgyver Gets Lazy"
Replies: 91
Views: 18871

Re: "Macgyver Gets Lazy" Discussion

my wikipedia edit which only lasted three minutes: http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=List_of_problems_solved_by_MacGyver&oldid=223016099 Was it "like three minutes" or actually "three minutes, rounded to the nearest whole"? 'Cause I read your addition, if it was the ...
by Frello
Wed Jul 02, 2008 5:17 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8594
Views: 1345200

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

Actually, Moo, couldn't the original comic be considered Munroe's "In this comic, I make MacGyver slightly worse."? That's so meta.
by Frello
Wed Jul 02, 2008 5:03 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: HALP! I have forgotten how to surf the internet
Replies: 30
Views: 2494

Re: HALP! I have forgotten how to surf the internet

opening fucking outlook-that-you-never-got-around-to-setting-up-so-you-have-to-cancel- *gasp* -the-setup-page-and-then-you-get-the-'are-you-sure?'-dialogue-box-of-course-I'm-fucking-sure-you-ninnyhammer! Tru dat. I have never been a great surfer, even though I've spent countless hours on this thing...
by Frello
Tue Jul 01, 2008 10:13 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Arrested Development: The Movie
Replies: 18
Views: 2097

Re: Arrested Development: The Movie

I will see it, if I get the possibility. I always though Arrested Development didn't need any additional seasons. With a setting like that and such exaggerated characters, it would become contrived, even though it's AD. And one season of AD certainly contains a higher number of clever jokes than the...
by Frello
Sat Jun 28, 2008 1:25 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: xkcd at drawball.com
Replies: 842
Views: 33398

Re: xkcd at drawball.com

I'll clean some.

EDIT: They're still there. I'll wait it out.
by Frello
Sat Jun 28, 2008 9:30 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: xkcd at drawball.com
Replies: 842
Views: 33398

Re: xkcd at drawball.com

Did some cleaning around the 'k' anc 'c', and finished tidying up the cake from yesterdays vandalism. Who did the LIES?

EDIT: Tried to fix the 'c' a bit. Not sure how much it helped.

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