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by Rouse
Fri Feb 19, 2010 5:52 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Senior Jersey
Replies: 6
Views: 1371

Re: Senior Jersey

recon455 wrote:
Velict wrote:'); DROP DATABASE

That one is awesome. And you never know, maybe you will ruin everyone's jersey by ordering that one :)


I put my order in, that's what I'm getting!

I'll update with pics, haha. :)
by Rouse
Thu Feb 04, 2010 1:24 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Senior Jersey
Replies: 6
Views: 1371

Senior Jersey

Okay, I did search, and rather than reviving the old, dead thread I thought I'd just start a new one. So, orders for senior jerseys are up and I need to decide on what to get on the back. I want something obscure and nerdy and I figure this is the best place to come for suggestions. :) Thoughts: - &...
by Rouse
Wed Jan 06, 2010 12:23 pm UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: [AUS] Sydney: home of the Kurnell Desalination Plant
Replies: 1677
Views: 462907

Re: SYDNEY PEOPLE! Currently Orgasmising: TONIGHT 27/11/09 GUYS

Hey, I'm possibly going to be around Sydney in a few days time. I've already met some of y'all, anyone want to come for a quick beer, or whatever, if there is time? Jess! I'm going to be in Sydney until the 18th, though NCSS camp goes until the 11th. However, I'm not 18 so, no beer. :< I hope you r...
by Rouse
Mon Nov 30, 2009 7:57 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: [AUS] Sydney: home of the Kurnell Desalination Plant
Replies: 1677
Views: 462907

Re: SYDNEY PEOPLE! Currently Orgasmising: TONIGHT 27/11/09 GUYS

Is anyone going to the NCSS summer camp or want to hang out when it's finished? I'll also be in Sydney for an extra week after it's over (12th of January). :)
by Rouse
Thu Oct 29, 2009 10:17 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Brisbane, Australia Meetup - Soon? Maybe?
Replies: 253
Views: 177184

Re: Brisbane, Australia Meetup - Soon? Maybe?

Bumpity bump! Luke and I want to go looking at cool steampunk shops and whatnot in the Valley, not this weekend, but next one - the 7th or 8th, I think it is. Saturday or Sunday (though I don't know if everything is open on Sundays, does anyone else know?), we're pretty flexible (especially seeing ...
by Rouse
Mon Oct 12, 2009 7:47 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0648: "Fall Foliage"
Replies: 85
Views: 16949

Re: "Fall Foliage" Discussion

314 wrote:are we starting a guest week with joey comeau?


That was my exact thought when I read the alt-text! It's very asofterworld-esque.


Edit: Lmao, I suppose my sentiments were shared in the above post, just merely seconds before though. :P
by Rouse
Tue Sep 29, 2009 10:50 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: HSC/QCS/etc... IN Australia
Replies: 61
Views: 6655

Re: HSC/QCS/etc... IN Australia

Nearing the end of grade 11 here in Queensland. Really over school right now. :P Taking english, physics, maths B, maths C and IPT - dropped a subject to do an IT traineeship one day a week (which means I can't fail any subjects!). But yeah, I can't say it's been too stressful. Physics is definitely...
by Rouse
Tue Sep 29, 2009 9:39 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0642: "Creepy"
Replies: 411
Views: 84091

Re: "Creepy" Discussion

I read The Game. I preferred Leil Loundes' books, also mentioned above. For me, the tragedy of The Game - why it's not a real solution, but also why it's worth reading - is that the author... ...became addicted to his success in collecting girls' phone numbers to the extent that the next step, ...
by Rouse
Tue Sep 29, 2009 6:04 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0642: "Creepy"
Replies: 411
Views: 84091

Re: "Creepy" Discussion

I mostly reject it because I think it's manipulative and purposefully exploits psychological security flaws in the human brain in order to get in her pants. I expected a response like this. What people fail to realize is that you can use it to whatever purpose you choose. In the book particularly, ...
by Rouse
Tue Sep 29, 2009 1:22 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0642: "Creepy"
Replies: 411
Views: 84091

Re: "Creepy" Discussion

It is a little sadden reading through all the comments in this thread, through all the 'Oh me yarm this is so me' and 'story of my life', etc. Believe me, I can relate, but I've also recently grown out of this mentality and I figure I will try to help some of you out there. Before you read on, I hig...
by Rouse
Thu Jul 23, 2009 4:52 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Pendulum; finding velocity.
Replies: 9
Views: 6012

Pendulum; finding velocity.

Hey guys, Was hoping for anyone with a bit of time and knowledge to help me out with a practical report I'm doing for physics. The concept is to prove the law of conservation of energy using a pendulum. When the bob is at rest (the fraction of a second when it changes direction), the gravitational p...
by Rouse
Thu Jul 23, 2009 8:47 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: How difficult is it to get into MIT?
Replies: 32
Views: 5352

Re: How difficult is it to get into MIT?

I can't claim expertise, as I am also still one of the many wanting to get into MIT. However, I just went on the tour literally last week, and I'm fairly good friends with a guy who just got it. Spoiler'd for length. Obviously grades are important, as are tests like the SAT / ACT / etc. However, It...
by Rouse
Tue Jul 21, 2009 9:30 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: How difficult is it to get into MIT?
Replies: 32
Views: 5352

Re: How difficult is it to get into MIT?

I have a question that is kind of related. My brother was considering going to MIT and he was told that it was probably a better idea to do his bachelors at a smaller university where he could do really well and stand out, instead of going to MIT straight out, before applying to go there for his Ph...
by Rouse
Sun Apr 26, 2009 9:34 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Brisbane, Australia Meetup - Soon? Maybe?
Replies: 253
Views: 177184

Re: Brisbane, Australia Meetup - Postponed :(

Public holiday is coming up, woo! May 5th is Labor Day and seems like a good time to have the meet-up. Same place and same time as the last proposed one pretty much.

Thoughts?
by Rouse
Sat Apr 25, 2009 11:17 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Brisbane, Australia Meetup - Soon? Maybe?
Replies: 253
Views: 177184

Re: Brisbane, Australia Meetup - Postponed :(

Free piggybacks if you come to the meet-up. :D
by Rouse
Fri Apr 03, 2009 5:58 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Brisbane, Australia Meetup - Soon? Maybe?
Replies: 253
Views: 177184

Re: Brisbane, Australia Meetup - April 18/19 (TBA)

Woo, school holidays (for me) just started! Not long to go now. :)
by Rouse
Sat Mar 14, 2009 2:11 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Brisbane, Australia Meetup - Soon? Maybe?
Replies: 253
Views: 177184

Re: Brisbane, Australia Meetup - April 18/19 (TBA)

GhostWolfe wrote:
Rouse wrote:Also, if anyone is interested - Supernova is from April 3 - 5; Inara from Firefly will be there. :)

:cry: No she won't. I was all excited there for a minute.


Oh whuuuuuut!? D:


Balls, that sucks. :(
by Rouse
Fri Mar 13, 2009 1:23 pm UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Brisbane, Australia Meetup - Soon? Maybe?
Replies: 253
Views: 177184

Re: Brisbane, Australia Meetup - Saturday 7th February

18th/19th sounds pretty good. Lets get this ball rolling people, there might be sammiches.

Also, if anyone is interested - Supernova is from April 3 - 5; Inara from Firefly will be there. :)
by Rouse
Wed Mar 11, 2009 8:20 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Brisbane, Australia Meetup - Soon? Maybe?
Replies: 253
Views: 177184

Re: Brisbane, Australia Meetup - Saturday 7th February

School holidays start in 3 weeks, maybe around that time? Have to get exam block over with until then. D:

Picnic sounds awesome, so does arcade. :)
Yum.
by Rouse
Tue Feb 24, 2009 9:26 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Brisbane, Australia Meetup - Soon? Maybe?
Replies: 253
Views: 177184

Re: Brisbane, Australia Meetup - Saturday 7th February

Thread has been pretty dead lately, anyone up for another meet-up?

Just for a muck around the city or something, anything! :)
by Rouse
Sun Feb 08, 2009 9:30 pm UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Brisbane, Australia Meetup - Soon? Maybe?
Replies: 253
Views: 177184

Re: Brisbane, Australia Meetup - Saturday 7th February

__jess wrote:That beautiful burning feeling on your retinas...


Haha, so true. Epic intro screen. I especially liked the light/trails left by the asteroids game. :P


Sadly enough, the most fun I had there was probably Halo 3 or kicking that little kids ass in Street Fighter, haha.
by Rouse
Sat Feb 07, 2009 8:32 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Brisbane, Australia Meetup - Soon? Maybe?
Replies: 253
Views: 177184

Re: Brisbane, Australia Meetup - Saturday 7th February

Woot, today was fun.

Take pics next time. :)
by Rouse
Fri Feb 06, 2009 12:46 pm UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Brisbane, Australia Meetup - Soon? Maybe?
Replies: 253
Views: 177184

Re: Brisbane, Australia Meetup - Sat 13 Dec???

Tall Rouse is tall, and yes. ;)
by Rouse
Fri Feb 06, 2009 8:00 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Brisbane, Australia Meetup - Soon? Maybe?
Replies: 253
Views: 177184

Re: Brisbane, Australia Meetup - Sat 13 Dec???

I'll most likely be able to go, I'll be the tall guy wearing the 'Stand back, I'm going to try science' shirt. ;)
by Rouse
Fri Feb 06, 2009 5:56 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Brisbane, Australia Meetup - Soon? Maybe?
Replies: 253
Views: 177184

Re: Brisbane, Australia Meetup - Sat 13 Dec???

This weekend / next weekend? Is the Game On thing still going? EDIT: Game On exhibition goes until the 15th of February. EDIT: Workshop: Games and Audio When we make games we carefully exploit the emotional aspects of audio from those small sounds in the dark to rousing rhythms of success when a pla...
by Rouse
Tue Dec 30, 2008 5:46 pm UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: would this work
Replies: 8
Views: 1314

Re: would this work

I'm not really qualified, but I like to read, so this is my advice. Losing weight and getting in shape is all about burning off the fat, then working on shaping the muscle. What you are looking to try and acheive is to burn more callories than you put in, so that means doing some cardio work and bur...
by Rouse
Tue Dec 30, 2008 5:11 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Web at school
Replies: 9
Views: 1587

Re: Web at school

My friend at school hosted his own web based proxy and reduced it to a simple text box where you input the URL, he then put a login on the page and really only gave it out to me and a few other 'trustworthy' people, haha. Although you would need a domain, it doesn't cost much if you're willing, alte...
by Rouse
Tue Dec 16, 2008 4:10 am UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: John Marsden
Replies: 10
Views: 2312

Re: John Marsden

Tomorrow When the War Began was absolutely ruined for me when we analyzed it to death in my literacy class. :(
by Rouse
Mon Dec 15, 2008 2:04 pm UTC
Forum: Coding
Topic: Random comics as background
Replies: 6
Views: 1328

Re: Random comics as background

Woot, I just got it to work. :)

Now how can I make this run in the background and refresh my background with a new comic every x seconds? (Or am I noob and it's meant to do that, I'm just not using it correctly?)
by Rouse
Mon Dec 15, 2008 2:40 am UTC
Forum: Coding
Topic: Random comics as background
Replies: 6
Views: 1328

Re: Random comics as background

Sorry I've barely used Python before and I am a complete noob, how do I compile it? ^^
(Windows version)
by Rouse
Wed Dec 10, 2008 11:42 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Boy Thread: put a hat on ur butt
Replies: 14355
Views: 1399882

Re: Boy Thread: All the good names were taken

Gah, I have stretch marks on my hips from a growth spurt, although I didn't know that other people got them. Thank you, boy thread! Also: Yay, I'm starting to see results from working out! Yup, I've got the stretch marks across my thighs, on my hips, across my back and just under my arms. Funnily e...
by Rouse
Wed Dec 10, 2008 4:43 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Brisbane, Australia Meetup - Soon? Maybe?
Replies: 253
Views: 177184

Re: Brisbane, Australia Meetup - Sat 13 Dec???

PS_Mouse wrote:I'll be on the coast then :(


Gold Coast? :D

I'm on holiday there now, granted with my parents but still lol. Staying at Surfer's Century.
You?
by Rouse
Fri Dec 05, 2008 7:43 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Tabbed browsing.
Replies: 38
Views: 3365

Re: Tabbed browsing.

So... many... tabs...
by Rouse
Sat Nov 01, 2008 2:17 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: xkcd's effect on your appreciation of science/maths
Replies: 67
Views: 9511

Re: xkcd's effect on your appreciation of science/maths

Actually, yes. It has. Upon discovering xkcd I became really inspired and motivated to learn.

:)
by Rouse
Fri Oct 31, 2008 1:00 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: My heart will go on, laydeez.
Replies: 26
Views: 3048

Re: My heart will go on, laydeez.

Dimitri Martin.














Ladies. ;)
by Rouse
Tue Oct 14, 2008 5:58 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: The Australian Year 12 Exam Rant Thread
Replies: 76
Views: 4872

Re: The Austrlian Year 12 Exam Rant Thread

Only a few more weeks man, hold in there. :)


I'm only in 10, so I've never experienced the 'exam block' period. Seems really stressful. D:
Good luck!
by Rouse
Mon Oct 13, 2008 12:29 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Boy Thread: put a hat on ur butt
Replies: 14355
Views: 1399882

Re: Boy Thread: All the good names were taken

I love ties. The feel of the slight tightening around my neck, ahhh..
Yeah, I go to a private school, rofl.


I really want a kick-ass suit (kick ass-suit, haha) though.

It'd be legen-



wait for it,














dary.

<3 whoever knows that reference. :)
by Rouse
Fri Oct 10, 2008 1:57 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Real that's what she said moment in school
Replies: 132
Views: 14795

Re: Real that's what she said moment in school

Today in PE last period, the teacher had just come back from a camp or something where she went canoeing. She asked a few of us to bring the canoes from the truck in the parking lot into her office. The way to get to her office (especially whilst holding a canoe) is quite narrow, and we had to squee...
by Rouse
Wed Oct 08, 2008 7:48 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Fora member birthdays
Replies: 753
Views: 105742

Re: Fora member birthdays

28/11/92

Woo, go November.
by Rouse
Mon Oct 06, 2008 12:42 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Your old forum sites
Replies: 64
Views: 11253

Re: Your old forum sites

Not much of a forum person but I've recently realised that I've been spending like 60% of my time lurking around here posting every so often. I used to go on and was a fairly avid poster on http://www.legendaryfrog.com forums when I was maybe, 12 or so? Ah, I still remember getting into flash animat...

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