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by Akira
Thu Feb 03, 2011 10:10 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: xkcd sightings in your hometown (and other places)
Replies: 384
Views: 116213

Re: xkcd sightings in your hometown (and other places)

Hah! Now I can tell someone who cares: One of the science profs, on the door to he new office in the new science building, has no less than four xkcd comics taped to her door, including Science Montage and The Difference. I giggle every time I walk by the door, but she never has office hours when I'...
by Akira
Thu Jan 27, 2011 5:57 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Things few people know about you
Replies: 85
Views: 10187

Re: Things few people know about you

Everyone lies about being fine.

I sometimes lie about lieing about being fine...

I lie about being fine, of course, but I lie about being upset sometimes.
by Akira
Thu Jan 27, 2011 5:30 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 2991323

Re: Postify your facerity

Since I'm gonna hang around here more again, I should post my face again. I don't remember when I last posted a face here... Hmm...

Excuse the filthy mirror. It wasn't my fault. >_>
Spoiler:
Image
by Akira
Sat Apr 17, 2010 6:02 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2783293

Re: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out

Confession: This vvvvvv
Dthen wrote:I feel horrible like I'm being an attention seeking little shit by telling everyone I know (except my parents or anyone who could actually help) all my problems.
by Akira
Wed Apr 14, 2010 3:18 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90200
Views: 9115703

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (Random like the plague)

I'm probably the only person in the world with a 6-step system to cracking their knuckles.
by Akira
Wed Apr 14, 2010 3:12 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2783293

Re: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out

Confession: I gave him everything, and now I don't know who I am.
by Akira
Tue Nov 24, 2009 5:28 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2783293

Re: Confessional Bed - Not just for pillow talk!

Confession: I'm only logging on because I wanted to post in the Relationship thread, but then I got cold feet. >_>
by Akira
Fri Jul 24, 2009 12:25 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2783293

Re: Confessional Bed - Not just for pillow talk!

Confession: I feel like a bad person for not spending time with my (nearly) perfect family when everyone else's families are so screwed up.
by Akira
Fri Jul 24, 2009 12:20 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Childhood misconceptions
Replies: 868
Views: 105896

Re: Childhood misconceptions

Yeah, I had similar "important people illusions"... Until I got my own fast-food job, and realized how low we really were. I confess that I felt proud of my parents for raising me to be unfailingly nice to service workers. Put in their shoes, I realize how appreciated it must have been. I ...
by Akira
Thu Jul 23, 2009 4:03 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90200
Views: 9115703

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

I might be a geek for running across a good, large version of the infamous/epic star wars rock band image, and immediately putting everything on pause to run to Gimp, format it so it wouldn't distort on widescreen, then make it my desktop. Before that, I had the "Halt. Hammerzeit" image. I...
by Akira
Thu Jul 23, 2009 2:19 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90200
Views: 9115703

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

I'm super excited by the silliest of things. Like finding the specific clip on youtube where my avatar comes from. *dance*
by Akira
Thu Jul 23, 2009 2:18 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Explain your avatar!
Replies: 1628
Views: 149836

Re: Explain your avatar!

OMGYOUFOUNDIT!!!!!!!

*HAPPYDANCE* My new favorite person on the fora!


*Ahem*

My avatar, Explained.
by Akira
Thu Jul 23, 2009 12:04 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Picture Pwn4ge!
Replies: 8368
Views: 1201731

Re: Picture Pwn4ge!

Image
My grandmother caught her fingernails on fire, smoking while trying to remove acrylics. True story.
by Akira
Wed Jul 22, 2009 11:59 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Guess The Next Poster
Replies: 23681
Views: 1822956

Re: Guess The Next Poster

BWAHAHAHAHAHAHA. FALSE.

And I guess Kick the Can. :look:
by Akira
Wed Jul 22, 2009 11:57 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Explain your avatar!
Replies: 1628
Views: 149836

Re: Explain your avatar!

As per my warning, my avatar has changed. This is now my favorite scene in all of Star Trek, where Spock's mother blathers on about the teddy bear Spock had as a child, and Spock explains to Bones just was that means on Vulcan...
by Akira
Wed Jul 22, 2009 11:06 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Explain your avatar!
Replies: 1628
Views: 149836

Re: Explain your avatar!

Oh yeah. It's Die and Shinya, from Dir En Grey, in a crop of their nazi picture. The letters at the bottom spell "akira", which is my name.

Avatar suject to change. A lot.
by Akira
Wed Jul 22, 2009 11:04 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2783293

Re: Confessional Bed - Not just for pillow talk!

Confession: I'm just posting so I can see what avatar I have right now so I can explain it in the explanation thread.

Confession: I'm tempted to start switching my avatar every few days or so, like I did back in the day. ...It made people angry. Very angry.
by Akira
Sun Jul 19, 2009 8:40 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90200
Views: 9115703

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

I'm inordinately pleased that my brother got into a worse accident than I did my first week driving. I backed into a fence post. He his a tree head-on. I only made one small dent in the bumper. He made two. Drat, I did the same thing as you my first week! I was all set to not remember this whatsoev...
by Akira
Sat Jul 18, 2009 9:28 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90200
Views: 9115703

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

I'm inordinately pleased that my brother got into a worse accident than I did my first week driving. I backed into a fence post. He his a tree head-on. I only made one small dent in the bumper. He made two.

I win.

Conversely, I'm very proud of how calm he stayed during and after the minor crunch.
by Akira
Sat Jul 18, 2009 6:10 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: What is in Your Clipboard?
Replies: 3686
Views: 615047

Re: What is in Your Clipboard?

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by Akira
Sat Jul 18, 2009 5:45 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90200
Views: 9115703

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

RT: I did horribly on that video >_< I could have made it so much more epic if I weren't so damn impatient. Also, if I could actually dance. And had a studio instead of a forest floor. And shoes instead of boots. And... FT: Can you be driven insane by ANYTHING, or are there some things that are impo...
by Akira
Fri Jul 17, 2009 11:16 pm UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Curious about areas of linguistics you are involved in.
Replies: 44
Views: 5200

Re: Curious about areas of linguistics you are involved in.

Language teaching, phonetics, orthography, historical linguistics. And Irish, but their alphabet looks more like ours. It's the same alphabet, isn't it? They've got a lot of accents and such that we don't use in transliteration, like the Spanish alphabet is the same, with the addition of "ell-...
by Akira
Fri Jul 17, 2009 7:36 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9561
Views: 1167749

Re: What are you listening to?

Fear Of Dying - Jack Off Jill
by Akira
Fri Jul 17, 2009 5:52 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90200
Views: 9115703

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

Once upon a time, there were three mayors who were actually good friends. When they decided that an area airport was needed, they played a game of poker to decide what order the cities would be listed. The Midland-Bay City-Saginaw airport is called such because thats the order the mayors ranked in t...
by Akira
Fri Jul 17, 2009 4:20 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2783293

Re: Confessional Bed - Not just for pillow talk!

Sophy's location (It's turtles all the way down) reminds me of what my Asian Philosophy teacher once said, about talking to someone who believed that. I can still picture his face, "He just looked at me and said, 'what do you mean? It's just turtles, all the way down.'" ...I can still pict...
by Akira
Fri Jul 17, 2009 4:12 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: What is in Your Clipboard?
Replies: 3686
Views: 615047

Re: What is in Your Clipboard?

A video avvie, you mean, not a video avi. Avi is a filetype.

--
...I usually ctrl+a/ctrl+x instead of ctrl+a/del, so I get half-formed posts from another fora that I consider too mean to actually post there.
by Akira
Fri Jul 17, 2009 4:03 am UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Curious about areas of linguistics you are involved in.
Replies: 44
Views: 5200

Re: Curious about areas of linguistics you are involved in.

Hmm. I'm not technically studying "Linguistics", but I'm a language major--Japanese. My second major is Anthropology, specifically, Cultural Anthropology, with a minor in Psychology. All of those, I have somehow related to my Japanese studies. Writing systems fascinates me--I'd love to lea...
by Akira
Fri Jul 17, 2009 3:50 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90200
Views: 9115703

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

Was there ever a mass leaving or anything like that? Could have been. I just know that there are maybe three, four screennames that I recognize right now, in the few threads I've been in since my return a few hours ago. I used to be tight with all the regulars, yo. (Not really "tight", I ...
by Akira
Fri Jul 17, 2009 3:47 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Head Hair
Replies: 202
Views: 79546

Re: Head Hair

Eeeeexcellent. I shall note that, and probably use it within the week. My hair's been a bit more off than usual lately. I think it's stress, but I'm not sure. Either way, I'll give it a shot!
by Akira
Fri Jul 17, 2009 3:12 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90200
Views: 9115703

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

FT: I got really excited when I saw that my post count is the 75th highest, mostly because 75 is a good, even number. Well, not even, but it's one of the quarters of 100. Also, because it means I still have some status! I'm not in the triple digits yet, so I'm safe! SCORE.
by Akira
Fri Jul 17, 2009 2:56 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Head Hair
Replies: 202
Views: 79546

Re: Head Hair

Is that why a vinegar hair rinse is supposed to be good? I'm not hip to the science-y alkali/litmus/etc terms, but what about the things that say "Ph Balanced"? Are those bad?
by Akira
Fri Jul 17, 2009 2:51 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3442043

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread-The thread that gives (every month)

I don't use tampons. The scare the shit out of me. I've had three incidents where, while wearing a tampon, I became terrified of losing it, or being unable to get it out. I haven't so much as touched them since I was 15. Sure, they may be cleaner, more hygenic, convinient, wahtever, but I just don't...
by Akira
Fri Jul 17, 2009 2:49 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: My Hobby:
Replies: 554
Views: 104991

Re: My Hobby:

My Hobby: Dressing up on any day I get up early, and when asked, reply that I've got a hot date that night. This generally only works with the close friends who know I never date, and never will date. Strangers just take it for granted.
by Akira
Fri Jul 17, 2009 2:21 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Head Hair
Replies: 202
Views: 79546

Re: Head Hair

@Parkaboy-- You mentioned an acidic ph shampoo in the face thread--what's that do exactly? Why acidic, and how can you tell?
by Akira
Fri Jul 17, 2009 2:20 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3442043

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread-The thread that gives (every month)

I'd recommend that you get comfortable with inserting your fingerd into your vagina before you consider a cup, but I think you should definitely bring it up with your parents, if you're interested. I think that's probably part of the problem, if I may put in. My family's pretty open about stuff, bu...
by Akira
Fri Jul 17, 2009 2:11 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2783293

Re: Confessional Bed - Not just for pillow talk!

No-bakes are actually cooked on the stove--a mixture of butter, chocolate, sugar, oatmeal, and cocoa--then dropped onto wax paper to cool.

They're like, the Official Family Cookie in my family.
by Akira
Fri Jul 17, 2009 2:02 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2783293

Re: Confessional Bed - Not just for pillow talk!

Good riddance! :P
I gathered that much. <3
On another note, I'd like to confess my undying love for no-bake cookies.

Mmmmmm. No-bakes.
by Akira
Fri Jul 17, 2009 1:47 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90200
Views: 9115703

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

Michigander: Spell check totally says it's a word. Not so for Michigainer.

So there.

RT: Most of the arguments on this forum are entirely semantical, I've noticed.
by Akira
Fri Jul 17, 2009 1:38 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 2991323

Re: Postify your facerity

<_<

>_>

If that's true, then I've got some DECADE worth of highlights and color in my hair. In case you didn't see, its LONG. >_< Snap.

Well, nothing for it but to condition the hell out of it.

Also, I LOVE that color! It looks like summer!
by Akira
Fri Jul 17, 2009 1:28 am UTC
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Good tablets?
Replies: 1
Views: 561

Re: Good tablets?

Well, I haven't tried anything else yet, but I bought a Bamboo Fun last year to fiddle with, and I absolutely love it. It's a little glitchy getting Gimp to recognize it, but I have a feeling that's more Gimp's problem than the tablet's, because it's ONLY gimp. Everywhere else, it's beautiful.

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