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by Nintendon't
Mon Sep 20, 2010 4:20 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0795: "Conditional Risk"
Replies: 89
Views: 18042

Re: "Conditional Risk" Discussion (#795)

Darwin award recipients, of course.
by Nintendon't
Fri Aug 20, 2010 5:29 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0782: "Desecration"
Replies: 101
Views: 19252

Re: "Desecration" discussion (#782)

from canada wrote:
westrim wrote:*peers closer* What do you mean you people?

blacks, hispanics, italians, jews, mexicans...you know sub-people


Get the fuck out of my country.
by Nintendon't
Wed May 05, 2010 4:10 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0736: "Cemetery"
Replies: 52
Views: 12545

Re: "Cemetery" discusstion

Goooooood comic.
Kudos, Randall.
by Nintendon't
Mon May 03, 2010 4:06 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0735: "Floor"
Replies: 87
Views: 14761

Re: "Floor" Discussion

Ahahaha, ash clouds.
It's like real life, except not.
by Nintendon't
Fri Apr 30, 2010 4:21 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0734: "Outbreak"
Replies: 126
Views: 22726

Re: "Outbreak" Discussion

So many movies could have saved millions of budget money with this solution.
by Nintendon't
Wed Apr 21, 2010 4:13 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0730: "Circuit Diagram"
Replies: 254
Views: 82588

Re: "Circuit Diagram" Discussion

sometimes xkcd lowers my self-esteem, as comics like this are so esoteric, i feel completely out of the loop and uneducated. It's not supposed to mean anything; it's just a fake circuit design made out of nonsense. Basically it's the electrical engineering equivalent of this little beauty . Damn, j...
by Nintendon't
Fri Apr 16, 2010 4:06 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0728: "iPad"
Replies: 63
Views: 12639

Re: "iPad" discussion

Is it just me, or does Megan look super different?

Edit: ...unless that's not her :o
by Nintendon't
Fri Mar 19, 2010 4:14 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0716: "Time Machine"
Replies: 112
Views: 18105

Re: "Time Machine" Discussion

Holy crap, pime taradox when C&H and xkcd are the same
by Nintendon't
Fri Mar 12, 2010 5:12 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0713: "GeoIP"
Replies: 166
Views: 41508

Re: "GeoIP" Discussion

zyxuvius wrote:Whoah! Randall used 4 colors in this one!

HOLY CRAP I JUST NOTICED WHEN YOU SAID

Also, Amber's pose burns my cheese.
by Nintendon't
Fri Mar 05, 2010 12:08 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0710: "Collatz Conjecture"
Replies: 278
Views: 56419

Re: "Collatz Conjecture" Discussion

wikipedia wrote:If the starting value n = 27 is chosen, the sequence, listed and graphed below, takes 111 steps, climbing very high (over 9,000) before descending to 1.


tee hee hee
by Nintendon't
Fri Feb 26, 2010 5:56 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0707: "Joshing"
Replies: 63
Views: 15454

Re: "Joshing" Discussion

Omegaton wrote:As of me checking, I couldn't find an update referencing xkcd on TVtropes yet...

http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pmwiki.php/M ... lewnwrl6yo


Damn you, there goes my whole night/morning/friday.

Also, wow. 7 million. I could swear it was like 6.5 or something still.
by Nintendon't
Mon Feb 15, 2010 5:15 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0702: "Snow Tracking"
Replies: 135
Views: 31933

Re: “Snow Tracking” discussion

One of the better comics of the yearr
by Nintendon't
Fri Feb 05, 2010 5:08 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0698: "You Hang Up First"
Replies: 61
Views: 11696

Re: "You Hang Up First" Discussion

Darn, the alt-text made me baw hard.
by Nintendon't
Wed Feb 03, 2010 1:46 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0697: "Tensile vs. Shear Strength"
Replies: 136
Views: 30151

Re: "Tensile vs. Shear Strength" Discussion

Wait, did nobody else notice the 'grand opening' of the elevator?
by Nintendon't
Wed Feb 03, 2010 5:37 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0697: "Tensile vs. Shear Strength"
Replies: 136
Views: 30151

Re: "Tensile vs. Shear Strength" Discussion

PLEEEASE get out of my head, Randall.

I always wondered why it was so weird, until he came into my head.

Also, pun.
by Nintendon't
Tue Jan 12, 2010 5:51 pm UTC
Forum: Mathematics
Topic: Math Jokes
Replies: 8
Views: 1232

Re: Math Jokes

Did you know that the ground pushes up on you?
Don't worry, though. It's normal.
by Nintendon't
Tue Jan 12, 2010 5:43 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Modern einsteins
Replies: 92
Views: 6703

Re: Modern einsteins

gmalivuk wrote:no single person is responsible for as significant a purely scientific breakthrough as he was.


I agree; nobody has made any revolutionary laws that changed physics the way that Einstein has, I think it'll be a few decades before we get another one.
by Nintendon't
Tue Jan 12, 2010 5:39 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Brain= ???? Bytes
Replies: 74
Views: 5591

Re: Brain= ???? Bytes

From my understanding (at least what I learned in first year psychology) is that the brain is largely reconstructive, rather than an exact storage place for memories. Especially when considering false memories, the forgetting of memories, and such.
by Nintendon't
Tue Jan 05, 2010 6:00 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Jupiters fate after the sun explodes.
Replies: 15
Views: 1889

Re: Jupiters fate after the sun explodes.

Why would using a planet with a smaller orbit would be a problem? Trees would be confused as poo. Also, there's a much greater chance of Jupiter getting mass from the remaining planetary nebula after the sun finishes burning than of Jupiter accreting mass from the red giant sun. Also, I'm guessing ...
by Nintendon't
Wed Dec 30, 2009 5:09 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0682: "Force"
Replies: 61
Views: 18537

Re: "Force" Discussion

I lol'd so hard
by Nintendon't
Mon Nov 30, 2009 5:06 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0669: "Experiment"
Replies: 99
Views: 21031

Re: "Experiment" Discussion

4 minutes and no thread? My gosh.
Also, I couldn't stop laughing at this. Definitely one of my favourite comics.
by Nintendon't
Wed Nov 25, 2009 5:23 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0667: "SkiFree"
Replies: 160
Views: 37621

Re: "SkiFree" Discussion

1800yolk wrote:Randall I wish gay marriage were legal because I LOVE YOU MAN


You could move to Canada :D

I also did not know about the F trick. So much time wasted on justified screams and epic, yet vain maneuvers.
by Nintendon't
Mon Nov 16, 2009 5:08 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0663: "Sagan-Man"
Replies: 107
Views: 19026

Re: "Sagan-Man" Discussion

Skythe wrote:LOL, I'm sorry, but I'm not quite sure what this comic is saying. Explanation please?


see

Shale wrote:I'm not sure this comic could ever be said to "make sense."
by Nintendon't
Fri Nov 13, 2009 5:08 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0662: "iPhone or Droid"
Replies: 124
Views: 20699

Re: iPhone or Droid

Y'ar. I wish my birthday comic was better than this.
Also, iPhone > Droid, mostly because the ease of leaving everything up to iTunes blows the amazingness out of Motorola.
by Nintendon't
Mon Nov 09, 2009 6:18 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Kepler's 1st Law - Why Earth revolves in Ellipse,not circle?
Replies: 39
Views: 5362

Re: Kepler's 1st Law - Why Earth revolves in Ellipse,not circle?

a circle is ... an ellipse with an eccentricity of 1. Quite unlikely. I think you mean zero. And @ OP: you must consider when the solar system was being formed, there were many collisions between chunks of rock and different forms of matter. This was mostly how the planets were created. Having such...
by Nintendon't
Mon Nov 09, 2009 6:02 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: I have some sulphuric acid. What do?
Replies: 31
Views: 3599

Re: I have some sulphuric acid. What do?

TescoPeeledPlums wrote:Anyway, it's >1, so pretty strong.


I don't understand your logic. Are you saying the pH is greater than one, so it must be pretty strong? 'Cause wouldn't such a high pH for something mean that it is less acidic, rather than the pH being <1?
by Nintendon't
Mon Nov 09, 2009 5:02 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0660: "Sympathy"
Replies: 95
Views: 14568

Re: "Sympathy" Discussion

I'd baw at this comic if it didn't make me laugh so hard.
by Nintendon't
Mon Nov 02, 2009 5:07 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0657: "Movie Narrative Charts"
Replies: 336
Views: 115305

Re: "Movie Narrative Charts" Discussion

Holy cow, Randall put a ton of effort into this one.
by Nintendon't
Wed Oct 21, 2009 4:25 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0652: "More Accurate"
Replies: 131
Views: 32712

Re: "More Accurate" Discussion

I don't know what's more scary: the fact that the future is now, or the fact that the future from a movie in the past is presently occurring.
by Nintendon't
Mon Oct 19, 2009 4:13 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0651: "Bag Check"
Replies: 206
Views: 42206

Re: "Bag Check" Discussion

Clerk: "Do you have anything that might be considered a weapon in your bags?" Me: (electric shaver, some string, glass bottle... ) "No sir. Not at all." this was several years ago, they've probably gotten stricter since then... Today, someone could have liquefied the string and ...
by Nintendon't
Mon Oct 19, 2009 4:06 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0651: "Bag Check"
Replies: 206
Views: 42206

Re: "Bag Check" Discussion

Over 9000 topics.
That's what happens when everyone's lazy.

Edit: also, it's sad that the world has come to this.
by Nintendon't
Mon Oct 12, 2009 4:50 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0648: "Fall Foliage"
Replies: 85
Views: 12646

Re: "Fall Foliage" Discussion

alextm wrote:
fall_foliage.png
Here. I guess the leaves fell in summer.
Yes, I could do a better job, but I won't


We have a winrar.
by Nintendon't
Wed Oct 07, 2009 4:09 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0646: "Conversations"
Replies: 83
Views: 15161

Re: "Conversations" Discussion

The Scyphozoa wrote:...Then laptops were invented and there were more conversations on the toilet again.

Now it all makes sense.
by Nintendon't
Wed Oct 07, 2009 4:05 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0646: "Conversations"
Replies: 83
Views: 15161

Re: "Conversations" Discussion

pretzil wrote:ALT TEXT, 1st u take 2 mins then u forget alt text!

English, please.
Also, I don't get this comic ><
by Nintendon't
Wed Sep 30, 2009 4:09 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0643: "Ohm"
Replies: 76
Views: 18327

Re: "Ohm" Discussion



My side hertz from the burnt cheese.
by Nintendon't
Wed Sep 30, 2009 4:04 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0643: "Ohm"
Replies: 76
Views: 18327

Re: "Ohm" Discussion

*sigh*, Monday's was better.
by Nintendon't
Mon Sep 28, 2009 3:36 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0642: "Creepy"
Replies: 411
Views: 65272

Re: "Creepy" Discussion

Damn you, Randall.
by Nintendon't
Sat Sep 19, 2009 3:52 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Particle movement
Replies: 2
Views: 452

Re: Particle movement

Oh wow *facepalm*, I see my mistake :shock: .
Thank you, anyway.
by Nintendon't
Sat Sep 19, 2009 3:35 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Particle movement
Replies: 2
Views: 452

Particle movement

A particle moves along the x-axis according to the equation x = 50.0t + 10.0t^2, where x is in meters and t is in seconds. Calculate the average velocity of the particle during the first 2.85 s of its motion. I am getting 37.5 m/s, but apparently it's wrong. Can anyone help me to get to the right an...
by Nintendon't
Wed Sep 02, 2009 5:52 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0631: "Anatomy Text"
Replies: 270
Views: 68618

Re: "Anatomy Text" Discussion

I wow'd.

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