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by BlueCrab
Mon Mar 30, 2015 6:47 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

I accuse SilentTimer in the Outside, with the Mustard spatul

I'M IN UR NINJA, MUSTARD UNG UR OUTSIDE Ah! Ah hah! So you're the one mustarding my Outside? What kind of a way is that to treat a fellow OTTer? The Outside seems to do just fine ch*rping things up on its own*, do me a favor and don't encourage it, please? *No emergencies, just SNACU **The subject ...
by BlueCrab
Sun Mar 15, 2015 6:00 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

...My apologies, I had a sudden ambush by the Outside shortly after I got back from my trip (backlash for doing something so wowterfully OTTish perhaps?)... I've noticed for years that airfare isn't the only price one pays for going away and doing something wowterful, even beyond the meowlpies igno...
by BlueCrab
Thu Mar 12, 2015 5:37 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

Sir Terry Pratchett has died. http://m.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-31858156

Thank you for all you meant to us, Sir Terry. You will be sorely missed.
by BlueCrab
Thu Mar 12, 2015 5:45 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

...cautiously poking an eyestalk out of the cupboard door... Ooh, look at what ggh made! :D Hey that's me, right there on the beach. quay. stone structure by the inlet! Aww. I've been missing my Otter friends so much, while life and mustard and life-mustard and neuroses have been keeping me away. Bu...
by BlueCrab
Wed Nov 12, 2014 8:31 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

Hi everymolpy! I'm alive, surrounded by life-mustard, and I miss you so much . ggh, I did get your wonderful package - if I can get out of my own way I'll take pictures of my Cuegan proto-earrings in the New Zealand sand soon. lmjb, I got your messages too - I haven't looked at the photos yet but ho...
by BlueCrab
Sat Aug 16, 2014 4:32 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

Playing blindpost bluff would be so much easier if you could peep out from under your virtual bandana... I'm still alive, haven't gone far! So much drama from so many directions... With any luck I'll be keught up by the end of the wipend. ;) Now if I can just find a crowbar to use on this ch*rping t...
by BlueCrab
Tue Aug 05, 2014 4:22 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

Right. Hopefully that mess is sorted for a while, and I can get ketched up finally! I started taking notes then got Outsided again; going to go ahead a post these then just read until I'm within a page or two of the present. Future. Something wibbly-wobbly like that, anyway... Np 2018 lmjb, you aske...
by BlueCrab
Wed Jul 30, 2014 7:06 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

My eldest and I were talking about where the term ‘props to (whoever)’ came from and I added ‘in my pants.’ I'm getting my realities mixed up... :roll: RIBBIT RIBBIT RIBBIT RIBBIT RIBBIT RIBBIT RIBBIT RIBBIT RIBBIT RIBBIT RIBBIT RIBBIT GRAPEVINE GRAPEVINE Little Bear now occasionally ribbits his way...
by BlueCrab
Mon Jul 14, 2014 8:08 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

Soooo much ketchup. Happy Birthdip, MistyCat! (np 2014: the Present, but still x np behind...) Yay, I caught the ThisYipPage! Something cool I'll do this year: exhibit at the annual LEGO show this weekend. So much to build, so little time :D Neat, bachaddict! What kind of creations do you make? Are ...
by BlueCrab
Sat Jul 12, 2014 9:32 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: Time

Thanks! It's a Discworld reference. :D Apparently some trousers have a lot of legs... I was picturing a section of 4-D spacetime embedded in 5-D space in such a way that the worldline has a choice, and beyond a certain point, the non-taken choice is no longer accessible. So I guess I got the meanin...
by BlueCrab
Fri Jul 11, 2014 4:05 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

I'm sorry to hear about your wolpy, BlitzGirl. My meowlpies will get extra cuddles in his honor. :hugs: SBN, where is quote the about losing pets from? Ninja'd by ggh - “It's from Secrets of the Cat by Barbara Holland.” I think I'll look for that, I like the writing in the quote. Aw must*rd, Outside...
by BlueCrab
Thu Jul 10, 2014 1:51 am UTC
Forum: What If?
Topic: What-if 0104: "Global Snow"
Replies: 32
Views: 8066

Re: What-if 0104: "Global Snow"

“They use a special snow-measuring board, which is probably just a regular piece of wood” Yep, pretty much . To make your own SMB, first acquire a 24 inch x 24 inch piece of plywood. A thickness of 3/8 inch to 1⁄2 inch is recommended to reduce the likelihood of having it blow away. For greater durab...
by BlueCrab
Tue Jul 08, 2014 7:21 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

The Cycle Continues ‘balthaspinner, where are the brakes on this crazy thing?' cries ChronosDragon, now trying to catch hold of passing trees to slow his speed... On Personal Affairs and Relationships—{replying to BlueCrab, Aluisio}... Didn't mean to trigger an obligate response. :oops: But I am gl...
by BlueCrab
Sun Jul 06, 2014 8:47 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

Funny thing about fermenting your own sodas, if you leave them too long they become over-carbonated and overflow the bottle when it's opened. I think somemolpy's over-fermenting the ketchup... Tell me something about... about... about a book you're reading or have read recently. I'm reading Existenc...
by BlueCrab
Thu Jul 03, 2014 4:56 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

Mobile-friendly What-If! morobu-san? Since you have pretty much the same phone as me would you walk me through installing this? It turns out that my script was based on a bookmarklet (JavaScript in a bookmark) and bookmarklets work in iOS Safari! So, without further ado, the steps: Select and copy t...
by BlueCrab
Thu Jul 03, 2014 3:15 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

Let's celebrate the nerdy way! (That means the girls are topless, but we don't notice. :) 1) I vote for the ‘play D&D’ and then ‘explode things with the Mythbusters’ kind of party! 2) Ack! Jose, you did it again ! ) There, all fixed now. I guess I've joined the second party then by default. Nea...
by BlueCrab
Mon Jun 30, 2014 8:20 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

THEY SEE ME AZULIN, THEY HATIN :azule: Your habit is a meme, azule! :lol: I've tried to understand this question, but failed. svenman and smolloy were learning Swedish, presumably with some accent, but they are basemented now, I'm afraid. HALLÅ? KAN NI HÖRA MIG DÄR NERE? I think the question was me...
by BlueCrab
Sat Jun 28, 2014 11:12 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

Posting once more to say that this here's my birthnewpage. I always wondered, am I the youngest OTTer? The youngest to claim a newpage, so far! ;) Happy Birthyippage! I've been meaning to ask this for a long time, but always kept forgetting: ChronosDragon , how did your date-shaped thing go? (perks...
by BlueCrab
Fri Jun 27, 2014 4:58 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

Beanie Kiss’d Me Beanie kiss’d me when we met, Jumping from the shore she sat on; Time, you thief, who love to get Sweets into your list, put that in! Say I’m Outside, say I’m sad, Say that goat and pope have miss’d me, Say I’m growing old, but add, Beanie kiss’d me. Okay, I've fixed my most recent...
by BlueCrab
Thu Jun 26, 2014 9:36 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

Regarding the blood donation discussion from last mip: my daughter asked last yip and was told that in the US, anyone who has lived in certain areas of the UK for over 6 mips is not allowed to donate because of possible exposure to mad cow :? I just realised that everyone with a birthyip page since ...
by BlueCrab
Mon Jun 23, 2014 10:07 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

Blindposting for birthyip newpage! Happy Birthyippage, yappobiscuits! Wow, the thread won't have too many more birthyippages, will it? Weird... Iron SeaWolpy studio update: Despite the rest of the band having never heard of the OTT, we have all taken to using the term "m*stard" rather a l...
by BlueCrab
Mon Jun 23, 2014 5:12 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

Newpage 1994, Birthyip of BlueCrab's youngest, the family's Safety Officer! It's been a very Outside wipend, but I got to go see my eldest and the Mariposa, and something my daughter mentioned made me wonder - all the OTTers born in the 1980's, which Ninja Turtle were/are you? Was that just a USian ...
by BlueCrab
Fri Jun 20, 2014 7:10 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

ETA (because to the pure all things are pure) that I didn't notice the non-non sequitur nature of "I may not recover from this, but at least I do have one of everything that matters." until I heard an involuntary "Hur Hur" from my inner child. (rude little beast that he is)... B...
by BlueCrab
Thu Jun 19, 2014 7:08 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

Newpage 1987, two more Crababbies born: step-daughter and Little Bear's mommy :D I didn't realise you were a grandmolpy. Or, more likely, I forgot. Oh, yes. ^~^ Step-son had Da Bunny, then step-daughter had the Lion, then second daughter had Little Bear, and then first daughter had the Mariposa. Mi...
by BlueCrab
Tue Jun 17, 2014 4:36 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

Newpage 1987, two more Crababbies born: step-daughter and Little Bear's mommy :D Happy Birthyip newpage, ED! baltasar, your story looks treeish! How did Cuegan expect to find out what the Sea1 was doing when they couldn't steer? Au contraire. How would they find out what the sea was doing if they we...
by BlueCrab
Mon Jun 16, 2014 5:50 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

VITSSÅGEN, JA! http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=39451 Huh. That was a pun only because of the hyphen, which tells us... what, exactly? That punctuation matters? I'll go with that - Oxford coma commas FTW! (You've got four legs, though) Is it wrong if I think of myself as not actually a f...
by BlueCrab
Sun Jun 15, 2014 2:04 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

*sigh* molpy along, folks, nothing to see here. Just some Crab Diavlo with m*stard
by BlueCrab
Sat Jun 14, 2014 7:32 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

Woohoo, it's the newpage of my first child! OMR I feel so old now... Outsideification seems like a risky practice. Especially since it includes "deification" in it. :shock: Yeah, let's not go there... "Woah! Watch where you're waving those particles around." "Well, watch whe...
by BlueCrab
Fri Jun 13, 2014 9:09 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: Time Revisited - np2039

Pricklymolp is hovering in that newpix! Must have learned it from pinklymolp. Simple: Alone, Cueball resigns to madness. The flying invisible pink pricklymolp persuades him to carry on. http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=44161&mode=view Or it just imported antigravity. (I hear the fore...
by BlueCrab
Fri Jun 13, 2014 5:14 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

RKN (random ketchup notes) (My mom uses catsup, never ketchup. She doesn't know why, doesn't care :P ) I googled "RNM" and the first result is Remote Neural Monitoring Royal Naval Marines? I'm a bit confused, who were you asking? Pineapple. Kumquat! Call me names, will ya? (Time-Steppin') ...
by BlueCrab
Thu Jun 12, 2014 5:05 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

(Time-Steppin': found it! ) But now that BlitzGirl's back, a serenade (with apologies to The Angels ): (Hey-la-day-la BlitzGirl's back) (Hey, she knows that you been funnin') (And she knows that you been punnin') She's been gone for over a week (Hey-la-day...
by BlueCrab
Wed Jun 11, 2014 4:21 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

We're Time-Steppin' Hmmm... I have absolutely no idea what song that's supposed to be, otherwise I'd link to it :? "And later on we'll be showing you how to make a magic ring steam bottle using just some loo roll a gourd, sticky-back plastic fossilized fish scales, and a huge volcano semencance...
by BlueCrab
Tue Jun 10, 2014 5:31 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

http://www.kittenswhiskers.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/48/2014/02/cat-eating-sushi.png Catsuppin' I'm just waiting of the Live Action OTC. LAOTC? I don't know if the Sea will be willing to participate. After all, it does what it wants. Thats where all the OTTish computery skills come in! Maybe thi...
by BlueCrab
Tue Jun 10, 2014 12:35 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

Ketchin'up ETA Yay for fireflies and yay for San Francisco! Too bad you couldn't bring Little Bear along. :) I'm a little distracted when he's around, though ;) SBN, I thought you were too far west for fireflies for some reason, not sure why. Glad you've got a good crop this year :) Ah, I see now! I...
by BlueCrab
Sat Jun 07, 2014 5:01 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

Are you hearing quiet chirps? Ch*rp ch*rpety ch*rp ch*rp ch*rp As for the 'Czech' puns - I've noticed that many people can't resist to make these puns whenever they see the word 'Czech' regardless of the context. At least on the internet. It's not just the Internet; I think I first encountered ‘the...
by BlueCrab
Thu Jun 05, 2014 9:28 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

Np 1970 And, I'm pope! Decree: It's the 70s! Disco-fy the OTT! This is as disco as I'm willing to get (galaxy-size sea): http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/image/1406/hud2014_1280.jpg It's kind of like looking at a rock studded with fossil ammonites :D Actually that's only half of it, but that's seaish e...
by BlueCrab
Thu Jun 05, 2014 1:53 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: The Space Page

ETA: ah, pope. Celebrate the return of Time. Celebrate, the epilogue returns! bobs again the ebb and flow of time flow and ebb the bobbing magic meter which jumps forward, bumping every rhyme while other structures might be neater this cadence froths RELATED with each line. Ain't no use in complain...
by BlueCrab
Tue Jun 03, 2014 9:57 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

Sometimes I think a man could wander across the disc all his life and not see all there is to see. Seaish trivia: Twoflower is played by Sean Astin in the television movie The Colour of Magic . Sean Astin also played Samwise Gamgee, and is the son of Patty Duke Astin, who played Helen Keller in the...
by BlueCrab
Mon Jun 02, 2014 4:09 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

I think a coastal island and a riverish region near it would be the perfect size for an OTTer-run world :D There'd be publicly funded comfy chairs, and there would be a pun-tax - sort of like carbon offsets in that it doesn't actually improve the situation but you do have to pay for the trouble you ...
by BlueCrab
Sun Jun 01, 2014 1:03 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106386
Views: 39974027

Re: 1190: "Time"

Language fun, and another puzzle(ish) for the WolpyPope: an English dialect quiz that helps with language research. It guessed (estimated?) that my English dialect is American Standard (yup), Singaporean (really? Neat!), or South African (huh), and that my native language is English (yup), Dutch (my...

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