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by Sustainabilizer
Sat Apr 06, 2019 3:22 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: Infinite "Time"?

balthasar_s wrote:
Sustainabilizer wrote:Feynman diagrams. I don't use them.

At least one was used already: […]

Okay, you're right.
But only as a symbol for quantum field theory, not for actually doing physics!
(The guy in the picture who is using it for doing physics is Feynman, not me.)
by Sustainabilizer
Sat Apr 06, 2019 1:53 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: Infinite "Time"?

Before my time, this job had to be done manually. That's extremely difficult. In fact in most cases it's even impossible. You should talk to the guy with the rocks ! Maybe Sustainabilizer is the guy with the rocks? I don't think so: I never feel hungry or thirsty. Well, sometimes I forget about eat...
by Sustainabilizer
Wed Apr 03, 2019 9:28 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: "Time"

Currently, I'm stuck with this. The computer is a Cubieboard2. I wanted to install Debian on it, […] I lost some time with no good result. Have you tried logarithms to clone the hard disk of the original botcastle? Other ideas: ⋅ Watch the serial line while booting. It might show you some...
by Sustainabilizer
Sat Mar 30, 2019 2:58 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: Saving the Internet

Again spoilered for extreme **ndishness. Ch*rping m*stard. I'm truly sorry to hear that, Sustainabilizer. However! As we have learned, there is always room for something more after The End. Even if it takes 11,000 yips or so, I'm hopeful that endish things created by unmolpish actors, things...
by Sustainabilizer
Tue Mar 26, 2019 1:05 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: Saving the Internet

Have fun saving the internet, Sustainabilizer ! I'm sure we all appreciate that effort! Unfortunately, we lost. Spoilered for extreme **dishness: Today, at about 12:55h, the EU Copyright Directive passed the EU Parliament without modification . That means that in about 2 years at the latest, EU-bas...
by Sustainabilizer
Mon Mar 25, 2019 10:16 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: 6 years of "Time"

Happy Timeversary from me, too! I see molpish things happening in the OTT. Best wishes to y'all! (No Time to go into detail, sorry. Must save the Internet …) SANDBURGBETRACHT UNG ¹… http://1190.bicyclesonthemoon.info/aftertime/time/time-0037.png Wait for it. big : sand castle watching . In German, y...
by Sustainabilizer
Sun Mar 17, 2019 10:00 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: Time to send an SMS

Try once more http://1190.bicyclesonthemoon.info/bsta/bsta-000246.png You sent an SMS. Looks like it worked. But did it really? If you were that guy you could now check if you received something. According to dict.cc , wysyłać means to post a letter . So I guess that wysyłanie is the neuter form of...
by Sustainabilizer
Sun Mar 03, 2019 11:52 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: "Time"

Also, we have 4 IIRC cars? (= Inexpensive Interplanetary Radio Controlled cars?) That was the original meaning of the abbreviation. After they found out that it actually was quite expensive to get cars to the moon, they changed the meaning of the abbreviation to “Independent Interplanetary Radio Co...
by Sustainabilizer
Sat Mar 02, 2019 8:21 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: "Time"

I disagree. There is clearly a force which is relevant here, it's the gravity that keeps the vehicles stuck to the curved surface of the Earth. Short answer: We must distinguish between the force which keeps the vehicles stuck on the curved surface of the Earth (pointing “down”) and the att...
by Sustainabilizer
Mon Feb 25, 2019 5:42 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: "Time"

Try to call someone http://1190.bicyclesonthemoon.info/bsta/bsta-000244.png ... Whom will KXA phone? Her aunty? Or her Mama in Nysa County ? On which date? Midnight? Noon? “Hi, it's me from the moon!” Having phone coverage is a bounty. ETA: addams: I'm over the moon to read that you are doing well....
by Sustainabilizer
Sat Feb 16, 2019 9:44 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: "Time"

New BSTA: […] [T]he phone has managed to find a mobile network […]? Look again http://1190.bicyclesonthemoon.info/bsta/bsta-000243.png WHAT? This place has phone coverage? How could it be? New BSTA is following the decree. Coincidence? (Don't forget: Haiku is not just 5-7-5. It is more. And less.)
by Sustainabilizer
Fri Feb 15, 2019 10:14 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: "Time"

New OtherComic
almost OTTifies itself.
(Click to make seaish.)

Image

Redundant Haiku:
Spoiler:
The river is small.
My phone has a knight shift mode.
The sea is big.

(Edited to add
news about OtherComic
and a “seaish” link.)
by Sustainabilizer
Wed Feb 13, 2019 3:45 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: "Time"

Hi, Someguy945! Welcome forward! I used to post in this thread a bit, in the early days (while "Time" was actually happening). Of course. How could anyone forget your longstarrynightish avatar? Can anyone summarize for me what this thread is currently used for? This recent post by SilentTi...
by Sustainabilizer
Wed Feb 06, 2019 6:43 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: "Time"

Febrion wrote:
Spoiler:
Image
Spoiler:
Baobabs!

This looks like a lot of work – [one] true dedication.
Steakish!


New OtherComic,
featuring potential contents for the steam bottleUgh.
by Sustainabilizer
Sat Feb 02, 2019 10:17 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: "Time"

Hi! Just checking Time … It's ONG Time! Check the time http://1190.bicyclesonthemoon.info/bsta/bsta-000241.png You don't have your watch with you. Hmm… what else does she have with her which might help them to survive? The Wheelephant, perhaps? Did Aristotle think there was one point that was the ce...
by Sustainabilizer
Wed Jan 30, 2019 4:44 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: "Time"

RELATED news:
The Knight Temporals are for real!
Spoiler:
Dutch artist Suzanne Jongmans has made clothes out of waste and arranged her photos in the mould of old paintings.
Redundant:
Spoiler:
Image The river is small.
by Sustainabilizer
Mon Jan 28, 2019 2:20 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: "Time"

I wasn't able to open the seaish version of your eclipse, Sustainabilizer, but the version is the thread is wowterful. http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=43223 Here are some redundant http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=43553 seaish versions: MPEG1/AVI – MPEG1/MKV – MPEG1/MP4 MPEG2...
by Sustainabilizer
Sun Jan 27, 2019 6:06 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: "Time"

Also, the lunar eclipse reference is very timely. Very timely, indeed. Observing it involved a lot of waiting for it. http://www.peter.gerwinski.de/ott/lunar-eclipse-1.gif (For seaish version, click on the image.) Tools involved: ⋅ Telephoto lens (1000mm): my faithful Russentonne ...
by Sustainabilizer
Sat Jan 19, 2019 5:40 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: "Time"

I don't understand it properly, I've been looking for hours but there's nothing happening in the photo. Welcome, rl24free, to this thread. Yes, Time is hard to understand. That was the intention of the author. To understand it, an interdisciplinary collaboration was necessary, and it was totally wo...
by Sustainabilizer
Sat Jan 12, 2019 10:08 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: "Time"

New OtherComic . The author of this post has received financial compensation from Panther Salve, who say if you've ever felt Lucky, you need Panther Salve. :azule: :azule:, too. New OtherComic . Is it time to analyse everything again? […] And again, Balthasar is correct (except for one detail) . :)...
by Sustainabilizer
Tue Dec 25, 2018 11:03 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: "Time"

balthasar_s wrote:
Sustainabilizer wrote:
TheMinim wrote:
balthasar_s wrote:"..." is the sound I make when pondering something...

Shouldn't that be
balthasar_s wrote:
TheMinim wrote:"..." is the sound I make when pondering something...

these are not my words...

Indeed. Demustarded. Thanks.

balthasar_s wrote:
Cueganmas
really?

No and yes.
by Sustainabilizer
Mon Dec 24, 2018 8:44 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: "Time"

TheMinim wrote:"..." is the sound I make when pondering something...

It also seems to be the sound the cassette player makes when we skip to the point where we are able to make reasonable decisions again.

A molpish Cueganmas to everyone!
by Sustainabilizer
Fri Nov 30, 2018 11:46 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: "Time"

Dear addams, congratulations on 10000 posts! When I thought about a RELATED (and affordable) present for you, I stumbled upon a castle , for sale at 1 EUR. http://www.peter.gerwinski.de/ott/schloss-marienburg-1-riverish.jpg http://www.peter.gerwinski.de/ott/schloss-marienburg-2-riverish.jpg (cli...
by Sustainabilizer
Fri Nov 23, 2018 10:12 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: "Time"

Hi, buffygirl! If I found a handful of books that look like they originally belonged to Arthur Sullivan Gale (strangely, these are German textbooks that were re-bound in the 1970's), are there people who would find that cool? It looks like he (Arthur Sullivan Gale) penciled his name into the blank p...
by Sustainabilizer
Wed Nov 07, 2018 10:34 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: "Time"

THREE … TWO … ONG … PANIC! Remember http://1190.bicyclesonthemoon.info/bsta/bsta-000233.png KXA: "dead in space"... Panic mode activates now! “Dead in space” sounds scary. Let's hope it's just the title of a hotdog they are remembering. According to the text, the person saying “dead in spa...
by Sustainabilizer
Fri Oct 26, 2018 10:08 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: "Time"

It's very molpish! It's a wonderful Time portal, because you can dash back to the Renaissance for a dip, or a wipend, and then return back to the present, where there is running water. And Time Accessors. THe Rensaissance is a nice place to visit, but I wouldn't want to live there. Wowterful, indee...
by Sustainabilizer
Thu Oct 25, 2018 12:47 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: "Time"

Hi, lmjb1964! I've been making several trips back in Time to the Renaissance lately, […]. That sounds extremely molpish for me! :) So, is the person with eyeglasses in the Physics TAT our Sustainabilizer? If so, does that mean he traveled to the future? And if that's the case, which of the theories ...
by Sustainabilizer
Tue Oct 23, 2018 12:29 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: "Time"

You're still too shocked to switch to panic mode now. I'm that way, too. do you mean "I also can't switch to panic mode when I'm too shocked" or "I'm as shocked as the bsta girl right now"? The first. Actually, "Wait for it." is shorter than "Yes. That's my im...
by Sustainabilizer
Mon Oct 22, 2018 5:45 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: "Time"

A Holy Contradiction! Here you can see why I'm submitting this here rather than to Physical Review Letters. :) You're still too shocked to switch to panic mode now. I'm that way, too. Going to the nearest window to have a look at the Outside is a good idea. Opening the nearest window would probably...
by Sustainabilizer
Wed Oct 03, 2018 8:49 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: "Time": SUP FORELOK, I HERD U DIDN'T LIEK SHIPPING, BUT I ACCIDENTALLY IN YOUR BUFFYHAT.

 Fun fact: If wedding ceremonies on Youtube count (but keeping the requirement that both people in a film must have a speaking role) then my Erdős-Bacon number would be six. That puts you on a par with those listed in that Wikipedia article . Impressive. (BTW, it seems that your subject-line-buffyg...
by Sustainabilizer
Mon Sep 24, 2018 2:59 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
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Re: 1190: "Time"

But I have ending news. I said goodbye to my meow lot today. Sorry for your loss. I'm sure she had a good life. You gave her a molpish Time. …in which you have truly Waited For It as it was meant to be, by the power vested in me as the Pope of the Holy Contradiction do I concescreate you and bestow...
by Sustainabilizer
Thu Sep 13, 2018 9:57 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: "Time"

SOMETHING FEELS WR ONG … Try to recover from what just happened. http://1190.bicyclesonthemoon.info/bsta/bsta-000228.png KXA: What was this? B: I have no idea. I don't even know the right words. KXA: Something feels wrong. I don't know how to say it. I feel a little different than always. I try to m...
by Sustainabilizer
Tue Sep 11, 2018 7:01 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: "Time"

Hello, svenman. I can just add myself to the wonderful words others wrote above and send molpish thoughts in your direction. Mein herzliches Beileid. If you need me for anything, you know how to find me. Hello from the basement (if it counts as being there if you still follow the thread but don't po...
by Sustainabilizer
Mon Aug 20, 2018 12:15 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: "Time"

bsta wrote:1> real -t0
................

1> man real

I hope that “-t” does not stand for “time”, as this would imply that “-t0” would mean to rewind the tape to the very beginning, sending us to an infinite loop.
by Sustainabilizer
Sat Aug 18, 2018 10:28 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
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Re: 1190: Um… "Time"

Locate the characters http://1190.bicyclesonthemoon.info/bsta/bsta-000224.gif Tape not aligned? You didn't touch anything, did you? > … Um… I was pretty sure that I didn't touch anything, but … Now there is an “> Um…” which wasn't there before! Maybe the question is who is addressed by the “You”. W...
by Sustainabilizer
Sat Aug 04, 2018 10:56 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: "Time"

Not to do what? ... I see you're not interested in the game. I thought you would like it. Anyway, here's the solution. Solution to what? BSTA? That sounds somewhat **dish. Please don't **d BSTA like this! :shock: Or does this refer to the solution of R OBOTIC M ADNESS ? Again: Solution to what prob...
by Sustainabilizer
Thu Jul 26, 2018 8:45 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: "Time" – Time revisited – np3089

WARNING: HAVE ICE CREAM READY BEFORE OPEN UNG … http://1190.bicyclesonthemoon.info/aftertime/time/time-3089.png The end. -- posted by a quantum mechanic ETA: It's my birthdip... a bad day :( I'm sorry , http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=56624 . Have some ice cream, too. http://forums.xkcd....
by Sustainabilizer
Wed Jul 18, 2018 5:13 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: Time for Analysing

So we have kind-of of a computer text-with-graphic adventure here. There are multiple levels of narration: the story, stories inside the story, the action between the reader and the adventure hotdog, and even the other side of the story. There is interaction between the reader (player?) and the setu...
by Sustainabilizer
Thu Jul 05, 2018 4:12 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: "Time"

ucim wrote:
the newest TAT wrote:So you are a hobby physicist?
No, I'm actually a hobby horse, but this sounded better.

while ONGing the hobby physicist, ongomome wrote:ONG YOUR CH*RPING EQUIMOLPIES. ONG THEM.

We always suspected it: Ongomome is sentient.
by Sustainabilizer
Sun Jun 24, 2018 8:12 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107008
Views: 47388127

Re: 1190: "Time"

"My hobby: physics" And with some pictures which are, as one would expect, some examples of physics. I tried to identify some of them: http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=56939&mode=view That's the famous Newton's apple . Only that he threw it so strongly that he launched it o...

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