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by Affableprechaun
Wed Jan 20, 2010 6:10 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0691: "MicroSD"
Replies: 140
Views: 37700

Re: "MicroSD" Discussion

Title text, for those who can't get it: "That card holds a refrigerator carton's worth of floppy discs, and a soda can full of those cards could hold the entire iTunes store's music library. Mmmm." A carton's worth is maybe, 100 of the things, but that's pushing it, I think. I hope itunes...
by Affableprechaun
Wed Feb 04, 2009 6:13 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0539: "Boyfriend"
Replies: 145
Views: 41446

Re: "Boyfriend" Discussion

Shakleton wrote:Your normal approach. It's not useless here!


Oh. Well done good sir. Very well done.
by Affableprechaun
Mon Jan 26, 2009 5:41 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0535: "It Might be Cool"
Replies: 147
Views: 29256

Re: "It Might be Cool" discussion

Gelsamel wrote:Women are awesome, of course it would be cool.


Agreed. And, I do enjoy topical humor. I didn't quite laugh, but I basically never do at webcomics, but it did bring a smile to my face. Very good today.
by Affableprechaun
Fri Jan 16, 2009 5:20 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0531: "Contingency Plan"
Replies: 135
Views: 26761

Re: "Contingency Plan" discussion

das funn but u no it mad wack tho cuz achohol aint for babies yall no dat u can read otha shiz if u keep yo mouse ove da comic?????? [/color] This is some sort of witty commentary on the state of internet posters... right? Please... say right. For the sake of my faith in humanity. Ah, who am I kidd...
by Affableprechaun
Mon Jan 05, 2009 6:25 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0526: "Converting to Metric"
Replies: 429
Views: 92312

Re: Converting to Metric

Det. wrote:I immediately measured my penis after reading this comic.
Is this bad?


Depends, did you beat the comic length? The opposite of the answer to my question is the answer to your question.
by Affableprechaun
Mon Jan 05, 2009 6:03 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Games you can't remember the title of.
Replies: 1951
Views: 569324

Re: Games you can't remember the title of.

* Year: Probably late 90's. * Genre: Racing * Environment: Various locations on a empty planet. * Background: So this game I used to play, it was a racer. And the premise was that a once thriving planet had been hit by some disaster (virus is the stand by here), and now there was a race for the fin...
by Affableprechaun
Mon Jan 05, 2009 5:49 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0526: "Converting to Metric"
Replies: 429
Views: 92312

Re: Converting to Metric

I can't believe Randall put this comic up and called it converting to metric and then didn't use Kelvin.

After him already crushing my hope for him to join in the 1 is really prime campaign with his holiday comic... this is too much to bare.
by Affableprechaun
Wed Dec 31, 2008 10:14 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2857333

Re: Confessions Thread - Large Hadron Confider

Some minor and a bigger confession that I just can't say to her personally... The whole reason I get out of bed is to talk to you. I'd stay up all night just to talk to you... even if it was only online. Every time you say something even vaguely nice about me I can't stop smiling. Every time you say...
by Affableprechaun
Wed Dec 31, 2008 6:57 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Banjo-Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts
Replies: 4
Views: 898

Re: Banjo-Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts

I really liked playing this game. Really well done, one of the better games of the later part of 08. I find the 360 exclusivity to be a bit of a drag, but expected since Rare is a second party Microsoft group. Anyways... its a shame this game didn't take off more than it did with people and reviewer...
by Affableprechaun
Mon Dec 29, 2008 7:32 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: XKCD PSN/XBL/Wii/Steam/Specific Game IDs
Replies: 188
Views: 243309

Re: XKCD PSN/XBL/Wii/Steam/Specific Game IDs

My steam ID is affableprechaun, but my name is generally Fabolous [CP], and my page can be found here. I primarily play L4D and TF2, with a little G-mod and Insurgency thrown in. At least for right now...
by Affableprechaun
Mon Dec 29, 2008 5:14 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0523: "Decline"
Replies: 79
Views: 15616

Re: "Decline" Discussion

Wehpudicabok wrote:This one struck me as sort of a self-ribbing on Randall's part, as a reference to all of the graph-based comics he's done recently. Good comic.


Indeed. Randall is a little too fond of graphs, as many of us here apparently are judging from our enjoyment of his constant use of them.
by Affableprechaun
Wed Dec 24, 2008 6:19 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0521: "2008 Christmas Special"
Replies: 203
Views: 51217

Re: "2008 Christmas Special" Discussion

After some serious re-examination, I withdraw my argument. Although shouldn't the very first panel be prime, as well? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prime_number#Primality_of_one That's it, I've found life purpose. I'm going to campaign to make 1 a prime number again! I mentioned this important effor...
by Affableprechaun
Wed Dec 24, 2008 6:13 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0518: "Flow Charts"
Replies: 147
Views: 43457

Re: "Flow charts"Discussion

Or perhaps there is a 120+ post thread about it in the forum on the front page. :wink:
by Affableprechaun
Wed Dec 24, 2008 6:00 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0521: "2008 Christmas Special"
Replies: 203
Views: 51217

Re: "2008 Christmas Special" Discussion

Man, I can't believe Randall isn't holding out with me in the 1 is prime camp. A blow to the movement, no doubt. But we will soldier on.
by Affableprechaun
Sun Dec 21, 2008 4:30 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 3077635

Re: Postify your facerity

mochafairy wrote:Cherry's pretty... :mrgreen:


She is even prettier in person. :)
by Affableprechaun
Sat Dec 20, 2008 2:34 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Sins of a Solar Empire
Replies: 95
Views: 16862

Re: Sins of a Solar Empire

I picked up SoaSE a couple days ago. I'm going to find the time to play it... somewhere. It will have to find room in my RPG and Peggle filled schedule. But I want to give it a try.


Oh and... SoaSE. Long acronyms FTW!
by Affableprechaun
Fri Dec 19, 2008 7:33 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Poll: What will Nintendo do with their mountains of cash?
Replies: 40
Views: 4457

Re: Poll: What will Nintendo do with their mountains of cash?

That's third-party software for use on the DS while in the kitchen. No, Personal Trainer Cooking is first party. The whole Personal Trainer line is, as far as I'm aware. And yes, it is for use in the Kitchen, but that is the point that was being made, the DS being used for non-gaming applications.
by Affableprechaun
Fri Dec 19, 2008 7:19 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Zero Punctuation - (Yahtzee)
Replies: 552
Views: 74532

Re: Zero Punctuation - (Yahtzee)

Sonic: I'm glad he confirmed my fears. Maybe one day they'll make another good sonic game somehow. It just won't be in 3D. Ever. Even slightly. Sonic Rush Adventure? I enjoyed Sonic Rush, and I plan to pick up Adventure soon. I'm glad classic Sonic gameplay can still be made and had. Of course... i...
by Affableprechaun
Fri Dec 19, 2008 7:35 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0519: "11th Grade"
Replies: 204
Views: 45645

Re: "11th Grade" Discussion

This comic isn't hilarious or funny except in a bit of a dark sense, but is undoubtedly true. Sadly. So sadly...
by Affableprechaun
Thu Dec 18, 2008 3:31 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Poll: What will Nintendo do with their mountains of cash?
Replies: 40
Views: 4457

Re: Poll: What will Nintendo do with their mountains of cash?

They should finally shell out and buy Sega. Seriously, they've been very close for a long time. Also, they should buy Rare back. I want Perfect Dark on Wii, among other things. I am aware that these aren't going to happen. There just what I wish would happen. Rare won't happen, since Microsoft isn'...
by Affableprechaun
Wed Dec 17, 2008 11:41 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Final Fantasy X shall be the end of my sanity.
Replies: 65
Views: 5861

Re: Final Fantasy X shall be the end of my sanity.

Dammit... Now I want to play FFX again... Still not finished maxing out Lego Batman and Fable 2 comes out in a couple of weeks... Grrr... Obsessively needing to max out ever game you play, especially when you have a fondness for RPGs, will be the death of you, and especially your free time. I would...
by Affableprechaun
Wed Dec 17, 2008 11:31 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0518: "Flow Charts"
Replies: 147
Views: 43457

Re: "Flow Charts" Discussion

@Threads general trend: Warning: this comic occasionally contains strong language (which may be unsuitable for children), unusual humor (which may be unsuitable for adults) , and advanced mathematics (which may be unsuitable for liberal-arts majors). Relevant part in Italics. Really, we are getting ...
by Affableprechaun
Wed Dec 17, 2008 7:38 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0518: "Flow Charts"
Replies: 147
Views: 43457

Re: "Flow Charts" Discussion

I want this on my t-shirt now. So badly...
by Affableprechaun
Wed Dec 17, 2008 7:20 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Poll: What will Nintendo do with their mountains of cash?
Replies: 40
Views: 4457

Re: Poll: What will Nintendo do with their mountains of cash?

Buy more franchises for the next Smash Bros. How long till we see Mega Man (X), Leon S. Kennedy, and Solid Snake Garrett? (Cookie if you get the last one.) Personally, I don't think Nintendo will ever be able to defeat Blizzard or Valve. They may own the console market, but they're not gonna scratc...
by Affableprechaun
Mon Dec 15, 2008 5:16 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Fallout 3!
Replies: 1500
Views: 148288

Re: Fallout 3!

Just got to the Mall and noticed that the WW2 memorial is missing :( . Kind of a strange omission. I believe, someone who knows better might correct me, that the Fallout universe diverged from ours sometime in the 1950's. Hence why all the technology looks different and things like the lunar lander...
by Affableprechaun
Sun Dec 14, 2008 6:11 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90225
Views: 9364635

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

Wtf AIM? My password doesn't work all of a sudden? Bitch...
by Affableprechaun
Sun Dec 14, 2008 1:17 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: worst ever gaming moments
Replies: 47
Views: 4400

Re: worst ever gaming moments

Well, I've never loaded up this game but I suppose that would kind of take the cake if I ever did.
by Affableprechaun
Sun Dec 14, 2008 12:17 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Half life 2 - Episode 3
Replies: 62
Views: 6897

Re: Half life 2 - Episode 3

I'd like to see the Gman vaguely explained. Even if, after the HL2 arc is finished--however it finishes, with the liberation of Earth or whatever, all we get is him saying "Just as planned--or nearly so. A pleasure working with you, Mr Freeman." and then he disappears. I'd be ok with that...
by Affableprechaun
Sun Dec 14, 2008 12:13 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Gaming on a old machine.
Replies: 37
Views: 3802

Re: Gaming on a old machine.

When faced with older computers, I bust out Starcraft.

If I had Fallout 1+2 CDs, I'd played them as well on older machines.

Those three games all are basically infinitely replayable...
by Affableprechaun
Sat Dec 13, 2008 11:59 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: worst ever gaming moments
Replies: 47
Views: 4400

Re: worst ever gaming moments

Worst gaming moment? See, this one time I loaded up CS:S.
by Affableprechaun
Sat Dec 13, 2008 11:01 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Half life 2 - Episode 3
Replies: 62
Views: 6897

Re: Half life 2 - Episode 3

That, and I want to know who the GMan really is... I think a lot of people expecting him to be explained in Episode 3... but I don't think they will, nor am I sure they should. Of course I want to know. But I think we will have his motives, particularly in this whole situation with pitting Gordon a...
by Affableprechaun
Sat Dec 13, 2008 5:02 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: The Best Rhythm Game Ever
Replies: 120
Views: 17446

Re: The Best Rhythm Game Ever

Audiosurf, thank you. The fact that it is $10 regular off steam and occasionally as low as $2 doesn't hurt its cause at all.

Some of the other games on this list being $200 probably doesn't help them.
by Affableprechaun
Sat Dec 13, 2008 4:50 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Half life 2 - Episode 3
Replies: 62
Views: 6897

Re: Half life 2 - Episode 3

The AI/cinematic gameplay, even on an aging engine like Source, really impressed me with Episode 2. I always find it weird when people say "Old engine is old." when talking about Source. I mean, sure, it's old, but doesn't look bad at all considering it's age. Valve has done a good job of...
by Affableprechaun
Sat Dec 13, 2008 7:16 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Half life 2 - Episode 3
Replies: 62
Views: 6897

Re: Half life 2 - Episode 3

Christmas? Come on now... we are getting ahead of ourselves. While it is obviously coming, and under development, Valve has refused to even announce the game yet. They should do that soon though, hopefully with a bit of info (unlikely though) and some trailers (very likely). Then we should see gamep...
by Affableprechaun
Sat Dec 13, 2008 6:58 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3577881

Re: Rant Thread

Call me a backwoods country girl. re'al'ize sounds funny. real'ize... much better. Agreed. But I live in the same place as you, so lets face it, we are probably just wrong together. Anyways, now on to some unrelated to the above rants. First... I hate that I always have a bunch of things I want to ...
by Affableprechaun
Sat Dec 13, 2008 6:41 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90225
Views: 9364635

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

I pretty much enjoy anything involving The Ink Spots. Just... yeah.
by Affableprechaun
Fri Dec 12, 2008 10:50 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90225
Views: 9364635

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

Love Actually is the sweetest movie. I enjoy it so much...
by Affableprechaun
Fri Dec 12, 2008 8:14 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3577881

Re: Rant Thread

Cherry Kiss wrote:EDIT: confessions in the rant thread? ack!


Way to ruin everything.
by Affableprechaun
Fri Dec 12, 2008 7:54 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Logical fallacies/douchebaggery in commercials.
Replies: 4973
Views: 761242

Re: Logical fallacies/douchebaggery in commercials.

Baza210 wrote:I saw an advert in Heathrow for a Porsche Cayenne once. Its caption read "You are what you drive". What, innefficient and fugly?


Oh, I guess I need to get one of those then.
by Affableprechaun
Fri Dec 12, 2008 6:08 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0516: "Wood Chips"
Replies: 70
Views: 13431

Re: "Wood Chips" Discussion

Geogriffith wrote:
aion7 wrote:What new questions could arise?
Perhaps they fit together forming the shape of the Virgin Mary.

That's silly. There was never any wood in the Virgin Mary. :wink:


Oh... oh dear god. Well done. Very well done. We need to see more of you.

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