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by Febrion
Fri Nov 18, 2016 9:29 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: 1190: "Time"

Timezones might make this a tad complicated, but if any OTTers want to try/get back into D&D, we could probably organise something via skype/roll20. ...I would be interested in that. Me too! Extremely far in the basement right now (to deep even for footnotes), but I was just skimming the latest...
by Febrion
Tue Nov 08, 2016 2:48 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1756: "I'm With Her"
Replies: 446
Views: 42784

Re: 1756: "I'm With Her"

romance, sarcasm, math, and language Choosing the next President will have a substantial effect on all of those things, and will also affect science, rationality, wit, and kindness. The next President will have no effect on this, the same as every President previously. Saying that this is the most ...
by Febrion
Wed Sep 21, 2016 3:06 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: 1190: "Time"

Another blindpost, no idea where from - due to incompetent management I'm currently struggling to stay employed, which is seriously eating into my waiting time, so I'm finding it rather hard to keep it up. Hopefully things will be sorted out by the end of the year, if not I'll just have to keep comp...
by Febrion
Thu Sep 01, 2016 10:49 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: 1190: "Time"

I tried to ketchup I tried to make notes of what I wanted to reply to (at least 2 of y'all) I tried to understand some of the posts that I think I should easily understand if I was sober I tried to act likeva responsible adult who does supposed instead of wants I tried to think about what matters in...
by Febrion
Wed Aug 31, 2016 4:40 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: 1190: "Time"

New Othercomic. ...I wonder where HAL9000 went? Zeus, obviously uh Just a quick post to let y'all know I haven't forgotten about you dre , just been stuck in extra RUN at my FFS lately define: oops Say high to the monoliths for me 139 16 ICWIDT who? Like that could ever happen -1190 Long rawr story...
by Febrion
Wed Aug 24, 2016 4:31 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: 1190: "Time"

Molpy up! 5 Finished my ketchup 57 , and as usual had tons 2000 of replies I would have liked to make, but I never feel right --> to comment on something that's days 24 old. Obviously that's not the case here in the OTT, and I have absolutely no problem when others do it lol , so I don't know why Y ...
by Febrion
Thu Aug 18, 2016 4:51 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: 1190: "Time"

Blindpost from page 2498 - lots of mustard at work and other 9 has been keeping me locked in the basement, unable even to lurk as I usually do c Still going to take my time 1190 reading up to now, so it'll probably take a few days to catch up. 5 Whatever you want to call "where you are when you...
by Febrion
Thu Jun 09, 2016 7:39 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: 1190: "Tume"

<snip> mute <snip> I would think that actually it is moot. Yeah, but it's more fun to say "mute", so I tend to do it j alot e . Ni Ni Chimichanga JA! bird , etc... At least their not puns f You know what I mean i Irregardless of weather anyone notices word That was literally ironic p.p.s....
by Febrion
Wed Jun 08, 2016 6:01 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: 1190: "Time"

Does the flowchart also answer if I should go back into the basement? Yes, it does. Should I go back in the basement? No I think if there's two "the's", they usually get collapsed into one in English. Normally, yes, but I think this is a special 4 case - I guess it reads as "THE THE ...
by Febrion
Mon Jun 06, 2016 7:05 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: 1190: "Time" - Too crazy to be mental

{Computer mustard} I know it sucks to be in that position, but I couldn't help but think "awe ful some!" at that - I'm notorious for "going Mad Scientist" on computers, more than just swapping out a HDD or some memory, it's nice to know I'm not the only one. My last project was ...
by Febrion
Mon Jun 06, 2016 2:19 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1689: "My Friend Catherine"
Replies: 67
Views: 8885

Re: 1689: "My Friend Catherine"

My problem with this bit of sed is that it sounds really awkward when used to talk about male friends named Catherine. My friend Catherine is actually called Biggles, and although the vet took care of his external maleness issues, he's still a tomcat. However, I can't think of a male gendered name ...
by Febrion
Thu May 19, 2016 4:43 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: 1190: "Time"

For decree:
Yes
by Febrion
Wed May 18, 2016 1:30 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: 1190: "Time"

If the ants were already dead I think I could eat them. But eating living ants would bother me, just like swallowing a squirming grub or a wiggling minnow would. I don't want any molpy bigger than bacteria molping around in my insides. Growing up +z , I had a wolpy that used to hunt ants or . He wo...
by Febrion
Fri May 13, 2016 2:38 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: 1190: "Time"

One thing you learn fast at whisky tastings is that people have different noses. For instance, ants. I can't smell ants, but some people can, and a fair number of scotches apparently smell of ants. And then there was one this time that there was a quite distinct note (on the palate I think) that on...
by Febrion
Thu May 12, 2016 3:16 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: 1190: "Time"

{A big garbled mess} Heh - I wasn't planning to add to the OTTish vocabulary, and really don't expect anyone to decipher that mess (I wasn't kidding when I said there wasn't a pattern - the number of letters should 5 match up, but there was no consistant mapping between "encoded" characte...
by Febrion
Tue May 10, 2016 6:04 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: 1190: "Time"

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by Febrion
Mon May 09, 2016 3:48 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: 1190: "Time"

SBN wrote:Molpish Mother's Day to the relevant OTTers!

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If you're one of the lucky ones, make it count
by Febrion
Thu May 05, 2016 12:45 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: 1190: "Electric Zoo"

BlitzGirl wrote:Image

Code: Select all

beep boop beep


Are you sure it's not:101101

Code: Select all

beep boo boo bop, boo boo bop

45A bit more obscure for most probably, so I put a hint up there :-D
by Febrion
Wed May 04, 2016 11:29 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: 1190: "Time"

My first attempt, no judging please :-D
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by Febrion
Mon May 02, 2016 9:59 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: 1190: "Time"

oh, Thunk! ....you have scary air. "Scary Air" is the title of VHS's first movie soundtrack album. Unfortunately, the movie's title was heretical ( The Air is Big ) and it flopped. Not VHF? They changed for their first video clip ? I think it was a rights issue between the...
by Febrion
Fri Apr 29, 2016 2:08 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: 1190: "Time"

Delicious frosting
Eating heresy
In my comfy chair

I cried when I saw
My cupcake has a big hole
Oh, it's a donut

Why am I posting
I'm supposed to be working
But now I'm hungry

*EDIT* I can't count
by Febrion
Fri Apr 29, 2016 1:24 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

[1190: Time]Re: why don't people get as irked by missing periods?

I actually did learn a lovely new (to me) poem form: Villanelles. It was hiding in a poem I already liked, Do Not Go Gentle etc. It's a cool, simple meter that revolves around two repeating lines, which seems ripe for ottification. In fact, I woudn't be surprised if it had been done and I missed it...
by Febrion
Thu Apr 28, 2016 6:55 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re:

For http://www.thegrocer.co.uk/Pictures/620xAny/2/0/8/28208_poppadom.gif Reckon I'll get away with that? Poppadom? Papadum? Po...OH I GET IT I GET IT VITSSÅGEN, JA! http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=39451 Man, I am really losing it. I didn't get the joke about the sea being Holy Water in ...
by Febrion
Thu Apr 28, 2016 1:38 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: 1190: "Time"

Yeah, IIRC Helper actually is a "he," which was confusing to Waiters-of-the-Time since his avatar depicts a silhouette usually interpreted as female. Odd - I always saw it as a (male) zombie. I guess it's the hair, but that looks more like the scraggly remains of the undead (and bald up t...
by Febrion
Thu Apr 28, 2016 12:47 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

[1190: Time] Re: there/weird/they're/weird/their

we're still here! weird, right? We're still weird here, right? We're still right here, weird... Here, we're still right weird. Weird, we're still right here. Right here, we're still weird yay . 5 combos down, 115 to go.... Until we start anagramming wired ... waffles "Weird" has negative ...
by Febrion
Mon Apr 25, 2016 2:43 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: 1190: "Time"

Yes! I would watch the ch*rp out of Molp Trek . I have nothing to add to this. I just wanted to repeat it, because it makes me happy. Me three! 3 Printing AotC sounds like an awesomeful idea. Like this? http://historicconnections.webs.com/-%20New%20Folder%20(2)/Journal%20Black%20star1.JPG o...
by Febrion
Thu Apr 21, 2016 11:12 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: 1190: "Time"

Can I just say again how much I love this strange and wonderful needle-pulled thing? And we all love you, and each other, and every chirping thing that keeps us together. 1 1 No silly footnotes or random rambling today, this is more important. Everyone here is special, and wowterful, and just plain...
by Febrion
Tue Apr 19, 2016 9:32 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: 1190: "Time"

Yay for deletion in the Sand Garden! I kept meaning to mention that I really wanted that feature -1 , but I keep forgetting. 1 No noise is actually made by deleting things. Cue discussion about exactly what kind of noise should be made, be it a ding, a dong, a bong, a molpy, or a grapevine. ...and w...
by Febrion
Wed Apr 13, 2016 1:27 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: ((9(): [Time}

Per decree: This 1 doesn't exist yet. What first caught my eye -1 though, was the mention that it "incorporates sustainable technology" 1 And by "this" 1 I mean the subject of the article, not the article itself 2 Other than the neat™ pictures tm That wasn't a footnote , Neither ...
by Febrion
Tue Apr 12, 2016 4:56 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: 1190: "Time"

<snip> As per Degree: For those that love Buffy, You may also like Dead like Me. . Dead like Me. was my favorite TV program, for a while. George and Buffy share a few obstacles the rest of us rarely share. Here is a trailer for Season One https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GM3BTBuevmw Here is a traile...
by Febrion
Mon Apr 11, 2016 3:59 pm UTC
Forum: What If?
Topic: What-If 0149: "Pizza Bird"
Replies: 57
Views: 10401

Re: What-If 0149: "Pizza Bird"

I'm waiting for the corollary to account for the aquatic aspect - delivery to submarines by sponge.
by Febrion
Mon Apr 11, 2016 2:31 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: 1190: "Time"

You have some redundancy in your posts, HES. There's some redundancy 0+0 in there, too. 1*1 redundancy redundant see recursion That too redundant **EDIT 2** The missing post has returned, yay *EDIT* I guess we lost a post somewhere, moving this one up a bit - carrying forward the exisiting decree: ...
by Febrion
Fri Apr 08, 2016 6:02 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: 1190: (Time

It seems like every time there's an unmatched paren ( it gets closed more than once, so the problem isn't really solved, just transformed into a different type { . And I think it's funny that no one's noticed the extra unmatched "(" on my post about fixing a previous unmatched "(&...
by Febrion
Thu Apr 07, 2016 12:17 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: 1190: "Time"

<snip> Well, everything AT and BT is heretical, so we can just throw those out, and have year 0 forever. ( 3 Though isn't "year" itself heretical? The OTC e**ed before we could argue over a proper term ( 1 'yip'?) 2 1 Closed by 2 2 Closes 1 3 This will remain open until the return of the ...
by Febrion
Tue Apr 05, 2016 5:32 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: 1190: "Putting a release date above testability is sometimes bad©[ERROR - FOOTNOTES NOT ALLOWED IN A SUBJECT HEADER]

I forgot what I was going to post here1, carry on


loseTried to put a superscript in tithehle, then had to find the ascii19 for the copyright symbol, then I lost consciousness, so carry on
cornholioShut up Beavis
TBut yeah, they're amazing
70-somethingRhymes with PASSKEY
by Febrion
Tue Apr 05, 2016 2:07 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: 1190: "Time"

<snip> If someone could please PM me with the way to join the Secret Facebug Group that would be delightful :) (I searched for various Time-related terms but nothing obvious made itself known.) Me too two Every once in awhile I'd think of it it , I just always forget to ask someone when I'm on here...
by Febrion
Mon Apr 04, 2016 6:37 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: 1190: "Time"

ucim wrote:It would be amusing if, umwelt-style, OTTers could only grow OTC stuff, and non-OTTers could only grow non-OTC stuff.

Jose

Imagine if you had the whole Click&Drag canvas to build upon (and more than three lamps)
by Febrion
Mon Apr 04, 2016 6:23 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1663: "Garden"
Replies: 671
Views: 87355

Re: 1663: "Garden"

This would be a won one derful screensaver - set up your lamps, and maybe add some other controls, throw 3 in some water 1190 sources, then sit back and relax run . I've certainly stared at less interesting screensavers for way too long in the past... 1 or wowterful "THROW" not "THREE...
by Febrion
Mon Apr 04, 2016 2:37 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: 1190: "Time"

So far, I have a tree not 4 , and two patches of grass. ETA: And a deer. And some more small vegetation. The tree is growing, but still not 4 . I think I'm doing something wrong, I keep growing inanimate n objects 3 ... Still relaxing for it though animate Not trying to apply that there's a "b...
by Febrion
Thu Mar 24, 2016 2:09 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 103690
Views: 25352887

Re: 1190: "Time"

So much mustard lately, and I kept forgetting to bookmark the mirror. (Yeah, I could have googled it, but I didn't - but I've got it saved now in case this happens again) And footnotes are broken - what a shame. I'm tempted to go on strike until they're fixed, but I don't think it would make much di...

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