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by karhell
Fri Nov 24, 2017 2:58 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105221
Views: 31727105

Re: 1190: "Time"

Neil_Boekend wrote:<artful spookistry>

AAaaaaah!


Welcome forward, Neil! :D
by karhell
Thu Nov 23, 2017 10:36 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1917: "How to Make Friends"
Replies: 35
Views: 3288

Re: 1917: "How to Make Friends"

xtifr wrote:Of course, advances in AI should soon give us a whole new set of answers to the question "how do I make friends?" :)

When I am feeling lonely
For Igor I will send;
We'll go to my laboratory
And we will make a friend.

Colin McNaughton - Making Friends with Frankenstein
by karhell
Wed Nov 08, 2017 4:15 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105221
Views: 31727105

Re: WORLD B IS THE PLACE WHERE ONGCIRCLES ARE REPLACED WITH CHRONOTRANSPONDERS

And this talk of randomness (and memes) made me pope? just imagine a world where the pope is randomly selected. That would be... interesting. Would the pope be selected amongst the total world population, or just eligible people (catholic priests of some kind. Not sure how high up in the hierarchy ...
by karhell
Tue Oct 31, 2017 11:41 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105221
Views: 31727105

Re: 1190: "Heresy Time"

Soo I'm currently planning for the xkcd gamejam to hit the random comic button and make something based on whatever I get, rather than just going with Time automatically. Thoughts? Considering what you made based on Time, I have complete faith that you can make something great from pretty much any ...
by karhell
Thu Oct 12, 2017 10:50 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105221
Views: 31727105

Re: 1190: "Time"

BST ONG Ask http://1190.bicyclesonthemoon.info/bsta/bsta-000167.png KXA: What's this building here? I don't remember it. B: I don't remember it either. I don't think I've seen it before. Wasn't there just a hole in the ground? KXA: Maybe it's new? B: Doesn't look very new. It had just gone for a str...
by karhell
Fri Sep 15, 2017 11:40 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1890: "What to Bring"
Replies: 70
Views: 7177

Re: 1890: "What to Bring"

Sploshing water on your opponent in a knife/gun fight might at least irritate or distract them for a precious second and give you the opportunity to run away. So maybe not green but yellow on those two. You could also swing the full bucket and use that as a weapon. Might even be more efficient. Jus...
by karhell
Mon Aug 28, 2017 7:29 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105221
Views: 31727105

Re: 1190: "Time"

... http://1190.bicyclesonthemoon.info/bsta/bsta-000147.png FTH: What exactly made you want to change your plans? KXA: He is on a search for object generators. FTH: ??? KXA: Or something like that. This could be interesting. FTH: It's a better use of our time to do our business first and then have ...
by karhell
Wed Aug 23, 2017 12:12 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105221
Views: 31727105

Re: 1880: "Eclipse Review"

GnomeAnne wrote:Also: New OtherComic.

Looks pretty topical :)
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RSIR
Spoiler:
xkcd_1880_ottification.png
by karhell
Tue Aug 22, 2017 7:03 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105221
Views: 31727105

Re: 1190: "Time"

[...] and one has been working on character concept art for the OTDnD graphic novel, so they haven't had a lot of free Tim for OTTing. Yeah. That's... totally what's happening. Definitely. No laziness involved at all here, nope, none at all :roll: I just don't feel I have anything meaningful to con...
by karhell
Sat Aug 19, 2017 7:01 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105221
Views: 31727105

Re: 1190: "Time"

That's an impressive throw.
...
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And as if that wasn't enough he drops a washing machine on that bike.

by karhell
Tue Jul 11, 2017 7:48 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105221
Views: 31727105

Re: 1190: "Time"

Gingercat wrote:Holy Golden Ooze of Antioch
Aww you didn't post the ensmilied version ^^
by karhell
Fri Jun 23, 2017 11:54 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: I think I need to stop smoking.
Replies: 38
Views: 4516

Re: I think I need to stop smoking.

I can't give any specific tips, having never smoked myself, but the fact that you want to, and are asking for help is already commendable and gets a big glowing double-thumbs-up of encouragement. Keep trying. You can do it! :D Have you tried talking to your Doctor? They could possibly point you in t...
by karhell
Mon Jun 19, 2017 3:08 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1852: "Election Map"
Replies: 30
Views: 4636

Re: 1852: "Election Map"

To sum up, in a somewhat less passive-aggressive manner, there are a couple of things to fix : First is the omission of quotation marks around the comic title (should be 1852: "Election Map" ). Next, you'd need to post the actual comic, with link, and include the title-text in your post. T...
by karhell
Mon Jun 19, 2017 11:46 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105221
Views: 31727105

Re: 1190: "Time"

Brilliant! :mrgreen:
by karhell
Mon Jun 19, 2017 7:47 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: What is in your pockets / purse? Every Day Carry discussion
Replies: 30
Views: 7068

Re: What is in your pockets / purse? Every Day Carry discussion

I... don't understand the point of a figure eight knot yet. I know how to do it, I just don't "get" how to use it. Lol, I'll figure it out eventually, lol. I guess I can use the figure-eight knot as memory-device on the piece of string. From wikipedia : The figure-eight knot or figure-of-...
by karhell
Thu Jun 15, 2017 9:57 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105221
Views: 31727105

Re: 1190: "Time"

lmjb1964 wrote:An update on addams

Oh dear. At least she's getting better, which is encouraging. Sending molpish thoughts right now.
by karhell
Tue Jun 13, 2017 7:22 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105221
Views: 31727105

Re: 1190: "Time"

balthasar_s wrote:This long thing to wear on the neck, (like K???a does now with the name-thing), how was it called in English?
That would be a scarf.
Previewedit: Ninja'd by Thunk's title >.<

I've been known to wear a dishcloth as a hat, on occasion
by karhell
Thu Jun 08, 2017 3:17 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: The Thread To Remind Me We're Living In The Future
Replies: 1589
Views: 226829

Re: The Thread To Remind Me We're Living In The Future

Humans can outrun T.Rex's. I'll believe it when we finally clone T-Rex and start making the Olympics a lot more exciting. That might actually get me to watch the olympics X) We have removed below detection HIV in human/rat hybrid models by editing the DNA of the immune cells in-place and removing t...
by karhell
Wed May 31, 2017 2:32 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105221
Views: 31727105

Re: 1190: "Time"

FallUNG off the cliff
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Spoiler:
Wait for it.
by karhell
Mon May 22, 2017 9:28 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105221
Views: 31727105

Re: 1190: "Time"

On the subject of gardens, is Sandgarden still working for everyone? I changed some things in the way taixzo.com is hosted, and hopefully it doesn't make your browsers forget the data for the site. Seems to work pretty well here. Further testing is ongoing, but so far, so good. edit : looks like on...
by karhell
Thu Apr 27, 2017 12:07 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105221
Views: 31727105

Re: 1190: "Time"

Hope things work out and your halfcue doesn't become too leadish! That's CAVE ! Heehee, at first I thought you were calling the Little Wonder a halfcue, and then I got it. :) I still thought she was calling the Little Wonder a halfcue, until I saw this, but I still don't get it. A cue is the height...
by karhell
Fri Apr 21, 2017 7:39 am UTC
Forum: Religious Wars
Topic: are morals relative or absolute?
Replies: 20
Views: 4939

Re: are morals relative or absolute?

Something that was (usually) a social taboo 30 years back is becoming increasingly accepted as legitimate and moral (not quite there, yet, but progress is being made). That's not an argument that morals are not absolute. It could be said that {whatever} was always moral (or immoral), but people did...
by karhell
Thu Apr 20, 2017 12:58 pm UTC
Forum: Religious Wars
Topic: are morals relative or absolute?
Replies: 20
Views: 4939

Re: are morals relative or absolute?

Absolutes are morally relative. I'm going to go with relative, because it is a human construct and changes a lot as a result. Different individuals or groups can have different ideas about what is and what isn't moral, even the same group's idea can change over time. I agree completely. For a somewh...
by karhell
Thu Apr 20, 2017 12:39 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Great Steam Deals (And other Online Distribution Systems)
Replies: 2574
Views: 421595

Re: Great Steam Deals (And other Online Distribution Systems)

Not sure whether this belongs here, as it seems to be permanent, but Starcraft+Brood War is now free
by karhell
Wed Apr 19, 2017 2:20 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105221
Views: 31727105

Re: 1190: "Time"

Hi Rule110!
Welcome forward !
by karhell
Fri Apr 14, 2017 2:08 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105221
Views: 31727105

Re: 1190: "Time"

Sciscitor wrote:
macraw83 wrote:The page for Pirate Metal has a list of bands, including "Iron Seawolf"H

My first thought when reading this was: "Hey, that's not what they are called..." Then I saw the H.

You know you're an OTTer when...
by karhell
Fri Apr 14, 2017 9:17 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105221
Views: 31727105

Re: 1190: "Time"

BlitzGirl wrote:Though I guess technically that second one is more from the beesnake family.
Given my previous experiences with the little buggers, I'd definitely classify them as raptors. Raptorbeesnakes? Beesnakeraptors? Beeraptorsnakes? Raptorbeesnakeraptors? Semencoffeebaconraptorbeesnakesonice?
by karhell
Tue Apr 11, 2017 12:46 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105221
Views: 31727105

Re: 1190: "Time"

GnomeAnne wrote:I'm really enjoying the blitz reports.
Same here. Brings back memories ^^


Given his current position, I'm betting B is headed down the stairs.
by karhell
Thu Mar 30, 2017 2:49 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105221
Views: 31727105

Re: 1190: "Time"

ZoomanSP wrote:
BlitzGirl wrote:
ucim wrote:
ggh wrote:Guilty as charged. :P
I always knew you had potential!

VITSSÅGEN, JA!
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There's no resistance to the punsaw!

Absolutely shocking :shock:
by karhell
Mon Mar 27, 2017 1:43 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105221
Views: 31727105

Re: 1190: "Time"

The Torgos chronicles spawned an OTTish d&d game that seems to be having trouble getting started. We have spent the last month walking into a pub. Well it's the kind of pub where they make you write your memoirs before you're allowed to enter (plus I'm a lazy slob when it comes to writing >.>)
by karhell
Sat Mar 25, 2017 9:09 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105221
Views: 31727105

Re: 1190: "Time"

Happy Timeversary Everymolpy !
And so many returns from the basement ! Welcome forward, the whole lot of you ! :D
Also, hamply Birthxip, HES !
by karhell
Wed Mar 22, 2017 1:28 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105221
Views: 31727105

Re: 1190: "Time"

by karhell
Mon Mar 13, 2017 9:38 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105221
Views: 31727105

Re: The Chronicles of Torgos, Vol. 13

Welcome to The Chronicles of Torgos, Vol. 13! The theme of today's update is "And You Thought They Stank Before", where Torgos takes a peek at what his Goblins have been up to of late. He's pleasantly surprised... This reader's also pleasantly surprised. I was definitely not expecting tha...
by karhell
Wed Mar 08, 2017 7:57 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105221
Views: 31727105

Re: 1190: "Time"

Does anyone else have the epsilon feeling that they should Blitz the entire OTT [again] because there's so much stuff referenced that [I/they] can't remember clearly anymore? Yep, occasionally. Then I remember how daunting * the task became around 1500 NP ago, re-read a couple random pages, and cal...
by karhell
Wed Mar 01, 2017 7:58 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105221
Views: 31727105

Re: 1190: "Time"

Okay then, decree to all basementees: Say hi to let the rest of us know that you're still with us. Alternative Decree to all: What lmjb1964 wrote. Says hi. Still reads along. Simply doesn't feel very talkative at the moment. Also felt like imitating Deva, for some reason >.< And Addams, get well so...
by karhell
Tue Feb 14, 2017 8:06 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105221
Views: 31727105

Re: Redundantly: 1190: "Time"

GnomeAnne wrote:[...]the Pubic Road.
I'm... not sure I want to know...

Congratulations, Zooman!
Belated congratulations for the molpish news, ED, Addams, and June Bug!
by karhell
Thu Feb 02, 2017 3:59 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105221
Views: 31727105

Re: 1190: "Time"

AluisioASG wrote:the default setting is not to send an e-mail to said admin, only use the forum's notifications.
Probably to avoid spamming said admins inbox. Still weird to have that as the default setting.
by karhell
Thu Feb 02, 2017 3:17 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105221
Views: 31727105

Re: 1190: "Time"

Done. Registration should be working now. Got my email, just waiting for confirmation methinks. Might be a good idea to start talking scheduling for D&D, too, since we're all in different time zones. Same here, concerning confirmation. And indeed, scheduling will definitely need to happen. I re...
by karhell
Wed Feb 01, 2017 8:55 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1793: "Soda Sugar Comparisons"
Replies: 132
Views: 15911

Re: 1793: "Soda Sugar Comparisons"

Flotter wrote:I had to look it up, but 20 fluid ounce (US) equals 591.47 millilitres.
How much is that in cubic giraffes ?
by karhell
Fri Jan 27, 2017 2:22 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1790: "Sad"
Replies: 81
Views: 9891

Re: 1790: "Sad"

I did not think of Seasonal Affective Disorder OR the political landscape. My honest first thought was that this was an Intensely personal comic. This was my first thought as well. Maybe it's because I'm basically trying to ignore the deluge of politics everywhere, but my initial impression of this...

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