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by Hale
Wed Jul 06, 2011 3:42 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0921: "Delivery Notification"
Replies: 93
Views: 19445

Re: 0921: "Delivery Notification"

I hope the laptop wasn't from newegg, UPS likes to play football(soccer) with boxes from them.
by Hale
Fri May 13, 2011 9:38 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!
Replies: 8235
Views: 1404913

Re: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!

*belated hug for Zero from just a bit south*
by Hale
Mon Feb 28, 2011 11:37 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Awesome Teacher Quotes
Replies: 1764
Views: 385739

Re: Awesome Teacher Quotes

My AP History teacher has always been awesome, but today he started the lesson quoting Portal.

Fantastic. You remained resolute and resourceful in an atmosphere of extreme pessimism.

You will be baked, and then there will be cake.

The cake is a lie.


I do not cake about this story.
by Hale
Tue Nov 09, 2010 3:47 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Playing classic RPGs
Replies: 29
Views: 3637

Re: Playing classic RPGs

It's a much newer game, but D ragon A ge :O rigins really captures most of the feel of the old ones, without being overly complicated. Fix'd that so people would know what the hell you're talking about. Like, you know, the kind of person who's probably not all up on the RPG scene these days. Or ever...
by Hale
Mon Nov 08, 2010 2:34 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Post your boat race.
Replies: 20910
Views: 2897565

Re: Postify your facerity

So I got myself a hat over the weekend, and I think it looks pretty good.

Spoiler:
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by Hale
Wed Oct 27, 2010 1:39 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0811: "Starlight"
Replies: 130
Views: 28010

Re: 0811: "Starlight"

I think this is my first true GOOMHR moment, as I was just talking about this yesterday. Kinda scary. Even scarier when you consider how far the light from galaxies that we never even see with our naked eyes have traveled.
by Hale
Mon Aug 30, 2010 9:49 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Lucky Ten Thousand (TIL)
Replies: 13416
Views: 1661830

Re: Today I Learned

TIL: The USPS can be completely awesome at times. http://www.engadget.com/2007/03/09/usps ... mailboxes/
by Hale
Sun Aug 15, 2010 6:16 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Corrupt-a-wish
Replies: 26019
Views: 2350155

Re: Corrupt-a-wish

Granted, your candle smells nicer. But now the entire world starts mocking those who use scent candles.

I wish I had the motivation to go to bed.
by Hale
Sat Aug 14, 2010 9:58 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!
Replies: 8235
Views: 1404913

Re: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQ Thread - Queer Support!

Unfortunately not yet in college, still have another two semesters in HS.

Spoiler:
Mentally I can wait if needs be, if I've survived this long I can make it a bit more. I just turned 17 this summer, and still haven't really had the full impact of puberty yet, which is why I'm concerned.
by Hale
Fri Aug 13, 2010 7:16 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!
Replies: 8235
Views: 1404913

Re: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQ Thread - Queer Support!

So school started a couple days ago for me, with some pleasant surprises. They relaxed some of the rules, letting me have an off-campus period both semesters. I'm not sure how I'm presenting myself at school, and people haven't comment on any change, yet I still feel like I'm doing things differentl...
by Hale
Fri Aug 06, 2010 5:13 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!
Replies: 8235
Views: 1404913

Re: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQ Thread - Queer Support!

Losing all power for 2+ hours from a light storm can be really frustrating, since it lined up perfectly with sunset. Reading a book by headlamp is rather hard for an extended period of time. But enough of my electrical troubles, wanted to thank everyone for their hair product suggestions, am going t...
by Hale
Thu Aug 05, 2010 7:36 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!
Replies: 8235
Views: 1404913

Re: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQ Thread - Queer Support!

Hello there everyone, I've been lurking on this thread for a week or so, started reading it after I came to terms with the fact that I'm both bisexual and transexual after over a year of struggling with such feelings. Since coming to these realizations I've been hanging around threads like this and ...
by Hale
Wed Jul 28, 2010 4:46 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Corrupt-a-wish
Replies: 26019
Views: 2350155

Re: Corrupt-a-wish

If it is automaticly corrupted, then granted, but as a corruption it is returned to you.

If your wish is not corrupted then I use it to wish for Blizzard to find a way to free themselves from Activision's influence.

As for my wish, I wish for a few more chicken tenders.
by Hale
Sat Jul 24, 2010 7:51 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Ban the person above you
Replies: 20286
Views: 1140790

Re: Ban the person above you

Banned for having a tiny dancing Bender as your avatar.
by Hale
Fri Jul 23, 2010 4:30 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Good News, Bad News
Replies: 8749
Views: 854968

Re: Good News, Bad News

Bad news: It's raining fish.
by Hale
Thu May 06, 2010 4:06 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Nerd test!
Replies: 231
Views: 18964

Re: Nerd test!

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The test is both outdated and not intensive enough to give any meaning of a good answer. And there is no way I should have gotten that high.
by Hale
Sun Apr 25, 2010 8:05 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Second-to-last-to-post wins!
Replies: 422
Views: 58977

Re: Second-to-last-to-post wins!

Mishrak shall not win!
by Hale
Thu Apr 22, 2010 2:12 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Starcraft 2 : The Dune II Clone
Replies: 6609
Views: 894591

Re: *geek-gasm* IT'S OFFICIAL!! (Starcraft 2)

I'm not sure how much longer the deal is going on, but GameStop is currently offering a beta key with each pre-order of SC2. Can also get the CE for slightly cheaper if you add another item to bring it above $100 and use the coupon code 25OFF. Here is a link if anyone is interested. Be seeing those ...
by Hale
Mon Apr 19, 2010 1:59 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0729: "Laser Pointer"
Replies: 107
Views: 24281

Re: "Laser Pointer" Discussion

My black cat is old enough now that he doesn't fall for the laser pointer anymore, that must mean he ate one already and only abstains from destroying me out of the-- sizzling noise.
by Hale
Fri Apr 16, 2010 4:29 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0728: "iPad"
Replies: 63
Views: 15197

Re: "iPad" discussion

The future may be now, but it will still be many years before it's really here. Where is my teleport or flying car?

Also: iPad suxorz.
by Hale
Mon Apr 12, 2010 4:33 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Post your boat race.
Replies: 20910
Views: 2897565

Re: Postify your facerity

I am embarrassed for my crappy webcam pic now, but it's probably the best I can do for a while.

Spoiler:
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All the white hair is natural, I have more in the back that you can sorta see in the reflection.
by Hale
Mon Mar 15, 2010 4:22 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Awesgasmic: The XKCD Rock Opera.
Replies: 235
Views: 19678

Re: Awesgasmic: The XKCD Rock Opera.

You can put a man on trial, but you can't make the guilty pay And you can cage an animal, but you can't take away the rage And it's whispered that soon, If we all call the tune, Then the piper will lead us to reason... Where is this from? Maybe I'm just tired, but I know that I've heard it before an...
by Hale
Sat Mar 13, 2010 6:43 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?
Replies: 7582
Views: 712276

Re: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?

I have .5, .7, and a wooden pencil, does that count?

At least two data storage devices that are either less than half full or completely full?
by Hale
Sat Mar 13, 2010 6:44 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Lucky Ten Thousand (TIL)
Replies: 13416
Views: 1661830

Re: Today I Learned

TIL: I have completely broken any control WoW had remaining over me for the actual game. Now the only reason I even think about that game is because of the friends I had and have there. I also learned that there actually is at least one other fora-person within my state! Highfive, Hale! Highfive!
by Hale
Sat Mar 13, 2010 6:29 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Awesgasmic: The XKCD Rock Opera.
Replies: 235
Views: 19678

Re: Awesgasmic: The XKCD Rock Opera.

Now here's the band, they really play, I'll count the first one in.



kaimason1 wrote:And it's whispered that soon, If we all call the tune, Then the piper will lead us to reason...


Where is this from? Maybe I'm just tired, but I know that I've heard it before and yet can't even place what band it's from.
by Hale
Sat Mar 13, 2010 6:21 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Second-to-last-to-post wins!
Replies: 422
Views: 58977

Re: Second-to-last-to-post wins!

If this was the 'The "Thread Necromancy" Game' I would be winning right now, but instead it looks like Kohlliah is.
by Hale
Sat Mar 13, 2010 6:09 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Jetpacks soon to be a semi-affordable reality
Replies: 118
Views: 7900

Jetpacks soon to be a semi-affordable reality

Or so it seems. http://www.tomsguide.com/us/martin-jetpack-flying-rocket-pack,news-6074.html Soon the first commercially available jetpack will hit the market and as long as you've got $86,000 to spare, nothing stands in your way of purchasing one. You don't even need a pilot's license. ...
by Hale
Thu Mar 11, 2010 4:52 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Lucky Ten Thousand (TIL)
Replies: 13416
Views: 1661830

Re: Today I Learned

TIL: It is hard to ride a bike upright in wind that is gusting up to 50 mph.
by Hale
Thu Mar 11, 2010 4:37 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Teachers that cannot teach
Replies: 473
Views: 68558

Re: Teachers that cannot teach

My Intro to Java teacher used spaghetti logic to teach programming. He's now teaching AP CS (thank god I'm outta there) as the old teacher for it was recalled by the National Guard (think that's what it was, some military thing). I feel really bad for the students in his class. Basically when peopl...
by Hale
Wed Feb 17, 2010 5:24 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0703: "Honor Societies"
Replies: 234
Views: 57821

Re: Honor Societies

Does the girl on the far right have a white streak or is it just me? I also just realized this is the point where xkcd will, in all likely-hood, have passed OotS in main comics by numbers. If you count all the bonus comics in books and the one panel jokes extra on the site, OotS is still ahead by al...
by Hale
Wed Feb 03, 2010 5:06 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0697: "Tensile vs. Shear Strength"
Replies: 136
Views: 36581

0697: "Tensile vs. Shear Strength"

http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/tensile_vs_shear_strength.png title-text: Although really, the damage was done when the party planners took the hole punch to the elevator ribbon to hang up the sign. I guess everyone stopped laughing, maybe it's just me though. At least until I got the pun.
by Hale
Sun Jan 31, 2010 11:31 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?
Replies: 7582
Views: 712276

Re: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?

I can get 4 that you could hold coffee in, even though two were used for tea instead of coffee.

A hard copy form of some webcomic? (a printout or book compilation)
by Hale
Sun Jan 31, 2010 11:29 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Count to a Million
Replies: 91731
Views: 7007986

Re: Count to a Million

28,815
by Hale
Sun Jan 31, 2010 11:28 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Picture Pwn4ge!
Replies: 8368
Views: 1178024

Re: Picture Pwn4ge!

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I will cut those pants up.
by Hale
Sun Jan 31, 2010 11:25 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?
Replies: 7582
Views: 712276

Re: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?

I can get one in under 5 seconds, but getting it to you would take a bit longer.

4 rolling office chairs?
by Hale
Sat Jan 16, 2010 7:22 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Your last words?
Replies: 221
Views: 17049

Re: Your last words?

Mine depends on the situation, ideally it would be something like "Now, let's see what there is beyond that horizon." For the comedy: "And I would have gotten away with it!" "Holy shit! The sky is green!" "I wonder if it'll be friends with me." For the dramati...
by Hale
Tue Jan 12, 2010 4:28 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Second-to-last-to-post wins!
Replies: 422
Views: 58977

Re: Second-to-last-to-post wins!

It would be really ironic if, with that post, you lost it to Chfan.

Wait a minute.......
by Hale
Sun Dec 27, 2009 3:19 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: 10000 days of christmas
Replies: 14566
Views: 611957

Re: 10000 days of christmas

9921 reasons to keep going
by Hale
Sun Dec 27, 2009 3:14 am UTC
Forum: Hardware
Topic: New computer build, hoping for some advice
Replies: 5
Views: 896

Re: New computer build, hoping for some advice

*shifty eyes* *much throat clearing* I blame not being fully awake when I posted that for the RAM. Definitely taking that board into consideration. Edit below: merged my lower post into this one since it served the purpose of flagging this thread as having new things inside even if only for a little...
by Hale
Sat Dec 26, 2009 4:01 pm UTC
Forum: Hardware
Topic: New computer build, hoping for some advice
Replies: 5
Views: 896

Re: New computer build, hoping for some advice

My mistake on the RAM, must have gotten it confused with one of the other boards I was looking at. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231145 4G G.SKILL DDR2 would be my choice now. I honestly don't know much about hardware myself, so was, wrongly it seems, assuming 1 GPU = 500~...

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