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by Goggalor
Tue Mar 25, 2014 5:43 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

Happy Timeversary to all OTTers everywhere!!!

I can't believe it's now been a little over a year since I first posted in this needle pulled thing. I'm hoping we'll all be around for many yips to come!
by Goggalor
Fri Feb 28, 2014 1:05 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

It's been a long time, but seeing the post about the OTTscars on the facebook page brought me back for a minute. I'm afraid I'm too busy with life and school to be of any real use here, but I just had to stop back in and say hello. I still think fondly about all of this and I have trouble believing ...
by Goggalor
Thu Dec 19, 2013 6:06 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

Papal Decree: All those who were just summoned, stay for a while! I may have been gone for a while, but I still try avoid heresy, so I'll try my best to abide by the papal decree and keep up, but following this needle pulled thing from the beginning caused me to never develop blitzing skills, so I ...
by Goggalor
Wed Dec 18, 2013 8:46 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

It's been a very long time, but after seeing the NewComic I had to drop in. I hope everyone is doing well. Even though I haven't been around for mips I'm still waiting for it.
by Goggalor
Wed Sep 25, 2013 4:36 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1269: "Privacy Opinions"
Replies: 118
Views: 18069

Re: 1269: "Privacy Opinions"

Quicksilver wrote:I'm a cross between The Nihilist and The Sage.

I came here to say the exact same thing.

Wait, were you reading my mind? Are you with the NSA? I need to go make a new tinfoil hat!
by Goggalor
Sat Sep 14, 2013 4:39 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

Another pass over the frames... This one created 2 images -- I combined them. The top half is the average color of each pixel. The bottom half indicates the amount of change each pixel endured throughout Time. http://kieryn.com/xkcd-time/img/average_change.png I love these images. I keep tilting my...
by Goggalor
Thu Sep 12, 2013 8:06 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

After about 18 hours playing C*****s I'm at 116mCps with 1.5trillion in the bank and with Sandcastle Builder I'm on Newpix 131 generating 3684.4s/mNP. I have 4 River, 6 Waves, 4 Scaffolds, 6 Trebuchets and I make 577.4s/click. I'll keep these running until ARMA III finally finishes downloading and t...
by Goggalor
Thu Sep 12, 2013 2:33 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

Oh GLR I'm hopelessly addicted to Sandcastle builder and Cookie Clicker. My computer hasn't rested in two days, because I need more sand/castles/cookies. I do however enjoy Sandcastle Builder more than what inspired it.
by Goggalor
Tue Sep 10, 2013 4:41 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

The Sandcastle Builder is so incredibly addictive and I'm not sure why. I haven't been this excited about ONGs in a lONG time.
by Goggalor
Mon Sep 09, 2013 11:32 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

Hello everyone, it's been far too long thanks to school starting and brothers getting married and other outside stuff. Anyways I was watching Wheel of Fortune with my grandparents and the final puzzle was Wait for it . I wish I had a DVR so I could screencap it. I'll try to post and read more often,...
by Goggalor
Sun Aug 18, 2013 5:57 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

As y'all have noticed, newpixbot has awoken as well! It's been running irregularly so far, but now I have it posting 30 minutes after the newONG, to give otters a bit more of a chance in these slower Times. Let me know if y'all have a problem with this, and I'll shut it down. I have no problems wit...
by Goggalor
Wed Aug 14, 2013 5:41 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1251: "Anti-Glass"
Replies: 147
Views: 23048

Re: 1251: "Anti-Glass"

I don't see what's illegal about this? Since when was it a crime to shoot lasers at delicate equipment!?
by Goggalor
Wed Aug 14, 2013 5:12 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

Beautiful work BlitzGirl! I also definitely got a T.S. Eliot vibe from it. I had to read it a couple times to take it all in.
by Goggalor
Mon Aug 12, 2013 1:38 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

StormAngel wrote:
Spoiler:
Panther Rolls

I was not expecting that. Not at all.
EDIT: Or that...
by Goggalor
Sun Aug 11, 2013 9:27 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

@BlitzGirl- Neat!
I think I'm going to eventually wind up coloring this whole section of the OTC.
m2996
Image

redundant
Spoiler:
2996.png
by Goggalor
Sat Aug 10, 2013 11:35 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

Outside has been distracting as of late, but I had time to continue practicing my gimp painting skills and have now OTColored m3000 (if someone could add this to the wiki I'd love them forever. Tables do not like me). http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?mode=view&id=39070&sid=cf312b812d...
by Goggalor
Fri Aug 09, 2013 4:43 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1249: "Meteor Showers"
Replies: 49
Views: 18670

Re: 1249: "Meteor Showers"

I can never bother staying up late enough and driving far enough from light pollution to watch meteor showers, but I think I'd have to reconsider if meteor showers actually behaved like this (or I'd move into the nearest bomb shelter and never come out).
by Goggalor
Fri Aug 09, 2013 1:20 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

Popping in to share this gem I found on tumblr: http://31.media.tumblr.com/tumblr_m3x5syInBF1qi25h6o1_250.gif http://31.media.tumblr.com/tumblr_m3x5syInBF1qi25h6o2_250.gif http://31.media.tumblr.com/tumblr_m3x5syInBF1qi25h6o3_250.gif http://31.media.tumblr.com/tumblr_m3x5syInBF1qi25h6o4_250.gif *spo...
by Goggalor
Sun Aug 04, 2013 4:48 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

Birthday blindpost: I'm just stopping by to say that I have not forgotten about everybody. It's been a busy weekend thanks to my brother and his wedding stuff going on and the fact that today is my birthday! I'll be sure to ketchup soon! I hope the future hasn't taken a turn for the dystopic while I...
by Goggalor
Tue Jul 30, 2013 7:58 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

@NoMouse: Beautiful! I was going to start working on more OTColorifications, but I just started on as a moderator for a fairly busy website/forum, so I was learning the basics over there. I came up with a couple of good ideas, so I'm going to get on them soon! I'm glad to see the thread is still goi...
by Goggalor
Mon Jul 29, 2013 5:10 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

@wizpretz It's beautiful! Before I molpy down I'm going to ketchup on past papal decrees. I'm currently in college, majoring in forestry and I chirping love it! Most people I talk to have no idea forestry is an actual major and immediately get me to explain it (which I'm terrible at)...
by Goggalor
Mon Jul 29, 2013 4:10 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

New colorframe! http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=38504&t=1 @b2bomberkrh I'm using GIMP. It's free and it get's the job done. I believe I read somewhere that an old version of Photoshop (CS2 maybe?) is free, but I'm not sure. I need to figure out how to put this frame on the wiki. I'll...
by Goggalor
Sun Jul 28, 2013 5:07 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

ETA: Impressive manip, Goggalor, and very effective in grayscale. Should I know that rock? Mscha has already said this but it's Haystack Rock. I've always been a big fan of grey scale and b/w landscapes, but I can blame that on an Ansel Adams exhibit I saw when I was about 12 years old. It complete...
by Goggalor
Sun Jul 28, 2013 4:22 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

So I'm a little doped up on phenergan thanks to a little stomach virus I'm dealing with, but I just had inspiration strike and I present my first artistic contribution to the OTT (I used an old wallpaper as a starting point, so the frame itself is a bit small ). http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file....
by Goggalor
Sun Jul 28, 2013 3:21 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

I saw somewhere that there was a OTT/OTC facebook group and I asked to join, but realized it might pose a problem since my real name is not Goggalor (gasp!), so whoever's in charge of that thing if you see someone named Jacob let him in please. Hmm... If I had to pick my proudest moment of this whol...
by Goggalor
Sat Jul 27, 2013 3:53 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

Thanks BlitzGirl and Val. I really, really appreciate it. So this isn't on-topic (is anything on-topic anymore?), but I started listening to an acoustic/folky/sleepy/sad playlist I have and a couple songs (mostly just the titles) made me think of a certain OTC/OTT: Awaiting the Flood by Timothy Seth...
by Goggalor
Sat Jul 27, 2013 3:13 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

It ended..? I haven't posted lately because it was all moving so quickly I was waiting for it to slow back down, but now it's over and it's kind of hard to grasp. I know I wasn't the most regular or dedicated or prolific of posters here, but I'm going to miss y'all. I'll keep checking here and the w...
by Goggalor
Sun Jul 21, 2013 5:06 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

Not reciting the rest of the dream, Cue? But it sounded so interesting and plot-relevant! I guess maybe he didn't want to talk about it any further? I mean, if almost everyone I knew and loved was facing imminent death I think I'd stop talking about the rising water. Also Cue might not want to worr...
by Goggalor
Fri Jul 19, 2013 9:09 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

I'm so excited about all of this! Before I've felt amazed and awed, but for the most part it's been serene, but now I am pumped up about what's going to happen next.

(I am a little bummed about the loss of wait for it, but it's no longer appropriate. RUN. is much more fitting now.)
by Goggalor
Fri Jul 19, 2013 1:25 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

I really don't have anything to add at the moment, but WOW.

I still don't believe we're approaching the end of time. Cuegan can't just let their home be destroyed by the rising sea. They have to stop it! There is plenty of story left to be had.
by Goggalor
Sun Jul 14, 2013 1:36 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

And, Rule110, pppbbbbllllltttt. There are several Otters old enough to remember, and the level of curiosity among Otters in general assures that at least some of the young'uns are vaguely familiar with Kansas' major works. Besides, YouTube. And besides besides, knowing the originating song only hel...
by Goggalor
Thu Jul 11, 2013 2:44 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: (we interrupt your irregularly scheduled molpy tale)

OI! So I was about to post the ONG but then I saw in the Topic Review the top of Latent22's FasterONG (I hadn't seen it yet) and I thought I'd been beaten. Now while ONGing isn't serious business, it would be nice if fakeONGs were less mistakable for real ones. Sorry! Tried to post it well before t...
by Goggalor
Wed Jul 10, 2013 4:13 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

pelrigg wrote:Loooong day

I wonder if night is coming soon or if Cuegan just didn't get enough sleep?

Molpy down.
Image
by Goggalor
Wed Jul 10, 2013 3:01 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

I refuse to accept possibility #2, because that would be so immensely disappointing I think I would cry.
by Goggalor
Tue Jul 09, 2013 1:54 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

Don't get me wrong. I'm going to keep calling them beanies until they somehow show us other-wise. And I'll call them "Beanies" until they introduce themselves as the "<fill-in-the-blank> People". Does that make their kids Beanie Babies? Randalldammit! I was working on a Beanie B...
by Goggalor
Mon Jul 08, 2013 8:02 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

Prediction:
Chirp.
by Goggalor
Mon Jul 08, 2013 2:27 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

<snip> They're both affected; Megan says "I'm feeling it [being out of breath] too." However, there's a big span between feeling a little out of breath during continued exertion, and being at risk of altitude sickness (which begins at about 10,000 feet for out-of-shape tourists but very f...
by Goggalor
Sun Jul 07, 2013 3:47 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

I like that theory a lot. Even if it's not what's going on here it sounds like the basis of a great post-apocalyptic film!
by Goggalor
Sun Jul 07, 2013 3:10 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

tman2nd wrote:returnONG to Cuegan.
Spoiler:
Image

I'm surprised they're going up hill again. I figured that they had reached a plateau. I don't know why I assumed that. Oh well.
by Goggalor
Sun Jul 07, 2013 2:47 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104733
Views: 29427607

Re: 1190: "Time"

5 million years ago, the Mediterranean was disconnected from the Atlantic ocean and mostly evaporated. When the Straits of Gibraltar broke open, the Mediterranean mostly refilled over only 2 years. Away from the Straits, that would look amount to a sustained, and quite confusing sea level rise. For...

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