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by Gingercat
Wed Jul 19, 2017 11:30 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

balthasar_s wrote:Recently I found a bug in the STAF.
Today I fixed it.
I noticed that the last time I made a change in it was more than a year ago.

There is still another "bug" left in it, but it's something I liked so I left it there.


Then it's no longer a bug, it's a feature.
by Gingercat
Tue Jul 11, 2017 6:52 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

She really, really needs to come in for a visit.

It even currently has the...

Holy Golden Ooze of Antioch

!

See for yourself:

Spoiler:
DaOoze.jpg


It's like the Holy Hand Grenade, except... Oozier.
by Gingercat
Thu Jun 01, 2017 4:48 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

I still think it might have been a Calabar python, though that's probably more for nostalgia's sake, now that we know the geography of Time. And because the name is fun to say. Given the Timeframe involved from "current" to "OTC", migrations and species transplants are not only ...
by Gingercat
Fri May 26, 2017 3:37 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

ggh you necropostiac :P

I've never heard of sea grapes before!
by Gingercat
Wed May 24, 2017 8:20 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

Thank you BlitzGirl! Your post (which Autocorrupt wanted to change to "potlatch", is there such a thing?) is suitably adorned with grapevine grapevines. Even a grapecake!
by Gingercat
Wed May 24, 2017 5:43 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

Ah, the memories... So. I finally registered. Been visiting the site for years and years, but never took the step to join the forum... Until comic 1190. Now, I'm up to Page 40 of this thread so far in a single "working" day, and still somehow being productive (I'm an IT Helpdes...
by Gingercat
Mon May 22, 2017 2:26 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

But even so, wouldn't you say, "I'm surprised we haven't seen any people yet"? No... the dire consequences aren't from seeing people, they are from being seen, perhaps evidenced by flying rocks and such. Jose I got the distinct impression that Cuegan's tribe are scavengers, and the prior ...
by Gingercat
Sat May 20, 2017 10:08 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

Ultimately I came to the conclusion that the results were of not much aesthetical value at all. Which could be precisely the point - To a human, there is little such value; to a machine, however, the results may be utterly and indescribably profound... As I read somewhere recently of defence agains...
by Gingercat
Fri May 19, 2017 9:42 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

BlitzGirl wrote:I'm surprised they haven't been seen by any Molpeople yet.


This is why the OTDnD needs a BlitzGirl.
by Gingercat
Fri May 19, 2017 3:39 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

ucim wrote:Just want to say how nice it is to see all the OTCcolors. It gives me a surprisingly warm feeling.

Jose


I was about to post with exactly this in mind, but I've been most pleasantly ninja' :)
by Gingercat
Wed May 17, 2017 11:01 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

Yeah, the phrasing of that was quite odd.
by Gingercat
Tue May 16, 2017 6:29 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

VITSSÅGEN, JA! http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=39451 I may have been rightfully donutted a few posts back, but I can't such punning as that pass by unsawn! It's times like this I'm almost glad you're not in the DnD chat... Your saw would get worn out within a newpix!! (You totally shoul...
by Gingercat
Sat May 13, 2017 11:59 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

Ketchup Komplete! ...But I don't have many useful additions, aside from noting that Autocorrupt has come up with some interesting variations on standard terminology. For instance, it absolutely insists on referring to GnomeAnne as "Gnomiah"! Therefore, as your Benevolent DM and Popecat, I ...
by Gingercat
Fri May 12, 2017 10:23 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

I'm still around, been posting like a madcat in the DnD chat heh
by Gingercat
Mon May 08, 2017 5:10 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

GnomeAnne wrote:Here's all four audio clips end to end with the sigh at the very end normalised slightly.
Spoiler:
88-91.zip

You can hear the sound change as b goes from gravel to pavement, and then crosses a street with traffic.


What happens if they are all overlaid and played at once?
by Gingercat
Fri May 05, 2017 1:12 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

laundry.jpg
by Gingercat
Tue May 02, 2017 12:13 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

Might have something to do with the fact that a free healing battery feels like cheating, even if it's provided by the DM ;) Those potions have been in his inventory from the get-go; they're a limited starting bonus. I've never played D&D, but if I was in a game where the DM was handing out hea...
by Gingercat
Mon May 01, 2017 6:11 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

Neat!
by Gingercat
Mon May 01, 2017 12:08 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

"Delightfully" is... certainly one word for it (so says the player whose character's skin is turning a putrid shade of green...) Well, not anymore after Gostak uh... Experimented on him (the worst possible outcome is a Fireball-like explosion centered on the potions! The guy must either b...
by Gingercat
Thu Apr 27, 2017 1:51 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

I think molpying sideways was also mentioned at one point (although the associated image seems to have vanished). Try this instead. sideways-cat.jpg RSIR http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=54697 That's just me when I'm wondering how the DnD players will react to unexpected things happening...
by Gingercat
Thu Apr 27, 2017 12:18 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

It appears that we have the Four OTTinal Directions for Molpying:

* Up
* Down
* On
* Off
by Gingercat
Mon Apr 24, 2017 12:35 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

Jose: Did you find me?
by Gingercat
Wed Apr 19, 2017 11:09 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

Molpy molpy molpy molpy molpy molpy molpy molpy molpy molpy molpy molpy GRAPEVINE GRAPEVINE
by Gingercat
Sat Apr 15, 2017 12:05 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

Just out of curiosity, how many folks are following along with the OTT-spawned DnD game that's now properly underway?
by Gingercat
Tue Apr 11, 2017 1:55 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

SBN wrote:Somehow I managed to muster the appropriate enthusiasm, and not point out that waking me up to tell me she didn't wake me up, really wasn't helpful.


And that is one of the things that separates the good parents from the bad ones :)
by Gingercat
Mon Apr 10, 2017 11:44 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

Parental sleep patterns are chewtoys for teething toddlers.

Discuss. ;)
by Gingercat
Sun Apr 09, 2017 11:14 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

The camaraderie and good will in this thread is very unique, and the fact that it is still going strong even now makes me very happy to be a part of it, in my own small way. I'm glad that you're here too :) Pull up a chair (but not one that's too comfy!) and Wait For It some more with your fellow O...
by Gingercat
Thu Apr 06, 2017 11:25 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

BlitzGirl wrote:(And sometimes I sneak in other heads too.)


Strong Bad perhaps?
by Gingercat
Wed Apr 05, 2017 7:05 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 404 FOOL NOT FOUND

The game is on a webpage. If you have it open, you refresh the page. Yes, you'd think so. Completely closing and reopening it didn't do the job either... It seems that clearing the browser cache (but leaving cookies) did the job, Firefox felt that the "old" version it had cached was fine,...
by Gingercat
Tue Apr 04, 2017 11:55 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 404 FOOL NOT FOUND

I have almost reached page 278 in my quasi reblitz, should I begin at that point collecting the best quotes to add to the list, or leave them shrouded in the mists of Time? I feel that there is value in this :) https://www.reddit.com/r/SandcastleBuilder/comments/63hv22/404_fool_not_found/ How do we...
by Gingercat
Mon Apr 03, 2017 6:09 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

Hmm.
by Gingercat
Mon Apr 03, 2017 3:21 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

AluisioASG wrote:Um, is the face in the background intentional?


It seems very Guy Fawkeseqsue.
by Gingercat
Fri Mar 31, 2017 12:58 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

BlitzGirl might have missed that, Gingercat, but I didn't. https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/564x/4d/35/f6/4d35f6552fc39c68ee1dcd2434b84a2b.jpg Is it wrong to punish a pun with a pun? Hee hee! :) I'm glad the pun wasn't entirely missed. It was so appropriate to the situation! I haven't had a Tor...
by Gingercat
Thu Mar 30, 2017 6:28 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

The Chronicles of Torgos, Vol. 16

Welcome to The Chronicles of Torgos, Vol. 16! The theme of today's update is "The Scales Of Justice". <- Volume 15 The journal pages here feel look and like they're made from dragon skin, with the ink being freshly shed dragon blood. Handling them causes a strong sense of peace and rightne...
by Gingercat
Wed Mar 29, 2017 3:10 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

I wonder what the tin man was thinking, seems there would be an awfully low percentage in going after his Lord's peon unless he really expected Torgos and company to kill the king, must've had a pretty heavy grudge. I would have liked to have been present for the ooc conversation about rehabilitati...
by Gingercat
Tue Mar 28, 2017 9:46 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

http://images2.wikia.nocookie.net/__cb20130901094155/xkcd-time/images/thumb/c/c3/InTheCastle.png/450px-InTheCastle.png That sketch is gorgeous!! Amazing!! I would absolutely love to see more art in that exact style. Edit to add: The next Torgos update will be completely caught up; you'll finally ge...
by Gingercat
Tue Mar 28, 2017 5:03 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Ket"

I've begun to ketchup, and I have determined that it seems 'Reekslayer' is not the name of an exiting metal band. So I posit it as a Vital Hotdog Function metal cover band. Well, more metal than VHF sometimes is. Last nip StormAngel and I played some hotcardboarddogs with friends. Both were new to ...
by Gingercat
Tue Mar 28, 2017 4:48 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

The Chronicles of Torgos, Vol. 15

Welcome to The Chronicles of Torgos, Vol. 15! The theme of today's update is "The Enemy Within", where Torgos and co. track down the Dread Captain and his remaining allies, and things take a very interesting twist... <- Volume 14 The journal pages here feel thick and heavy, like they're we...
by Gingercat
Mon Mar 27, 2017 10:32 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Re: 1190: "Time"

Ninja'd, please ignore the cat behind the curtain
by Gingercat
Sun Mar 26, 2017 9:59 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104958
Views: 30227599

Yay for deBasementing!

My Randall, y'all have been busy! I have too, but on the Outside. [spoilersnip!] Amazing! That is a beautiful result :) Edit: Wow, BlitzGirl has made an appearance! And yappo! And so many others, holy wow! Welcome forward, xuys :mrgeen: Are any of you yet familiar with shameless self-promotion Torg...

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