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by jrkelly
Wed Jan 15, 2014 8:58 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1317: "Theft"
Replies: 60
Views: 12826

Re: 1317: "Theft"

On boxing day I had a phone call from my bank asking about certain transactions on my credit card. I got the feeling that the person who stole my identity was having a much better time with it than I ever have... :)
by jrkelly
Fri Aug 02, 2013 7:20 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1246: "Pale Blue Dot"
Replies: 72
Views: 19716

Re: 1246: "Pale Blue Dot"

Never liked the eater of souls much. The eater of cakes, now there's a god I like.
by jrkelly
Mon Apr 15, 2013 1:31 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1199: "Silence"
Replies: 107
Views: 19606

Re: 1199: "Silence"

'm surprised that nobody has yet mentioned the lawsuit over Mike Batt's "infringement" of Cage's famous work. Anyone here who's not familiar with ti should google it. It's pretty funny. And it does have legal implications, mostly that, if you "infringe" this particular "com...
by jrkelly
Mon Mar 11, 2013 2:20 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1184: "Circumference Formula"
Replies: 102
Views: 38103

Re: 1184: "Circumference Formula"

Sandman81 wrote:Reminds me of another joke.

Assume that radius of a pizza is z and depth of a pizza is a.

The volume of the pizza is pizza


May sound like a joke but this is how I taught my son to remember how to calculate the volume of a cylinder for his GCSEs :D
by jrkelly
Fri Aug 24, 2012 10:02 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1099: "Tuesdays"
Replies: 71
Views: 18066

Re: 1099: "Tuesdays"

brandbarth wrote:
Got boring after 2 bowls each though.


You did notice this marketing thingy: you had to pay for the tasty beverage to wash the chips down?


Damn - 3 pints of beer to wash down two bowls of almost free chips. :D
by jrkelly
Fri Aug 24, 2012 8:57 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1099: "Tuesdays"
Replies: 71
Views: 18066

Re: 1099: "Tuesdays"

I once went to a pub where they served bottomless chips. They didn't seem to notice that the 5 of us only ordered one bowl and then kept getting it refilled. Got boring after 2 bowls each though.
by jrkelly
Mon Jun 18, 2012 7:48 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1070: "Words for Small Sets"
Replies: 238
Views: 51604

Re: 1070: "Words for Small Sets"

I live in Wales where a couple is any number greater than two. Odd really. Where I originally come from a couple is two. Offering a couple of sweets to someone in Wales disappoints them when you give them two. I never tire of doing it especially to my children :-)
by jrkelly
Thu Apr 05, 2012 1:42 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1035: “Cadbury Eggs”
Replies: 116
Views: 36291

Re: 1035: “Cadbury Eggs”

Call that a creme egg. This is a creme egg - http://www.pimpthatsnack.com/project/302/

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