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by tmesis
Fri Nov 25, 2011 8:37 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0806: "Tech Support"
Replies: 223
Views: 87163

Re: 0806: "Tech Support"

I realise this comic's over a year old but I'm experiencing this problem at the minute and have just had the BEST tech support reply. I'm absolutely dumbfounded by its irrelevance. My issue is that there's a fault on the line somewhere between my house and my ISP. And you determined this how? Users...
by tmesis
Tue Nov 22, 2011 9:17 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0806: "Tech Support"
Replies: 223
Views: 87163

Re: 0806: "Tech Support"

I realise this comic's over a year old but I'm experiencing this problem at the minute and have just had the BEST tech support reply. I'm absolutely dumbfounded by its irrelevance. My issue is that there's a fault on the line somewhere between my house and my ISP. Their reply? "I would like to ...
by tmesis
Fri Oct 28, 2011 11:00 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0970: "The Important Field"
Replies: 136
Views: 40530

Re: 0970: "The Important Field"

AvatarIII wrote:there is never an i before the u in Platinum, even in British English


Aluminium was "aluminum" originally: the Americans didn't remove the 'i', the Brits added it.
by tmesis
Sat Jul 02, 2011 5:30 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0919: "Tween Bromance"
Replies: 147
Views: 52614

Re: 0919: "Tween Bromance"

Red is generally grammar/ spelling errors, blue is tense problems and confusing structure. They tend to mingle. A lot. (Indention) I actually enjoy speaking this way. You don't need to indent paragraphs on the internet. "Actually, I enjoy speaking that way" is every bit as grammatical and...
by tmesis
Tue Sep 16, 2008 9:26 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0472: "House of Pancakes"
Replies: 185
Views: 42137

Re: "House of Pancakes" Discussion

Netrilix wrote:I ordered House of Leaves the day I read this comic. It came last Wednesday325, and I've already finished it


Ah, but did you figure out the code on page 633?
by tmesis
Wed Sep 10, 2008 4:04 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Few Questions - Mainly about LHC
Replies: 43
Views: 4784

Re: Few Questions - Mainly about LHC

I think this sums it up. http://hasthelargehadroncolliderdestroyedtheworldyet.com/ I love the javascript in the source code. :D <script type="text/javascript"> if (!(typeof worldHasEnded == "undefined")) { document.write("YUP."); } else { document.write("NOPE.&quo...

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