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by coolguy5678
Mon Mar 25, 2013 10:11 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Random bitstream! (000zerozero000000zero)
Replies: 1947
Views: 237570

Re: Random bitstream! (000zerozero000000zero)

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by coolguy5678
Mon Mar 05, 2012 5:09 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1025:"Rock Tumbler"
Replies: 50
Views: 20170

Re: 1025:"Tumblr"

I once had the email address "dotatdotdot@dot-dot-dot.com", because I was twelve and wanted to confuse people.
by coolguy5678
Sun Feb 12, 2012 5:01 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Tribes: Ascend
Replies: 23
Views: 4125

Re: Tribes: Ascend

This game is awesome and you should totally play it. I'm able to enjoy it even with constant 250 ping, and once dedicated servers are in, that problem will be solved (assuming we get a playerbase in South Africa). I actually disagree about TA being fast paced. Before you call me an idiot, I define &...
by coolguy5678
Sat Dec 17, 2011 9:09 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Great Steam Deals (And other Online Distribution Systems)
Replies: 2643
Views: 552956

Re: Great Steam Deals (And other Online Distribution Systems

Yakk wrote:The 2.50$ sale was a clerical error.
There was an intentional $2.50 sale when 1.1 was released.
by coolguy5678
Sun Jul 03, 2011 4:16 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Google Autocomplete
Replies: 53
Views: 10928

Re: Google Autocomplete

Number 1: why do men cheat
Number 2: why do women cheat
by coolguy5678
Fri Jul 01, 2011 10:03 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Just Cause 2
Replies: 71
Views: 19749

Re: Just Cause 2

Jorpho wrote:Heads up: it's going to be $5 on GamersGate come the weekend.
If you missed that, it's now $5 on Steam. I'll probably buy it now, since, according to Steam, I have 13 hours on the demo, and $5 is far too cheap to pass up.
by coolguy5678
Mon Jun 27, 2011 8:11 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: No, That's A...
Replies: 395
Views: 43233

Re: No, That's A...

No no no, that's batter. I'm not entirely sure what a badger is, but I'm pretty sure this is one:
What's a frog's favorite drink?
Croaka Cola.
by coolguy5678
Sun Jun 26, 2011 12:23 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: No, That's A...
Replies: 395
Views: 43233

Re: No, That's A...

No, silly, that's shorten. Sordid is "Involving ignoble actions and motives; arousing moral distaste and contempt".

On an unrelated note, does anyone know what a "badger" is?
by coolguy5678
Fri Jun 17, 2011 8:58 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Type the Sentence: No Backspace, No Peeking
Replies: 459
Views: 96903

Re: Type the Sentence: No Backspace, No Peeking

Yeah, I'll go with that.

My hobercraft is full of eels.
by coolguy5678
Thu Jun 09, 2011 12:29 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Wii U - (a.k.a. Wii 2, Wii HD and Project Café)
Replies: 30
Views: 3434

Re: Wii U - (a.k.a. Wii 2, Wii HD and Project Café)

Obviously the next innovation for controllers for consoles is a mouse. Or rather, an upside down mouse in the form of the good old TRACKBALL! It won't even have to make that horribly annoying whirring sound when you scroll it quickly, because the ball can be tracked optically. Think of it, the cont...
by coolguy5678
Fri Apr 22, 2011 11:14 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Portal 2 : Princess No-Knees 3 : Jump Harder
Replies: 833
Views: 173135

Re: Portal 2

Can't download the game because capped internet.
Game is out of stock at every shop.
Can get game files from a friend, but only on Tuesday.
:(
by coolguy5678
Sun Mar 27, 2011 7:46 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Copy and Paste mindfuck
Replies: 11
Views: 2738

Re: Copy and Paste mindfuck

Is not going to protect you from ANYTHING.

Complete with an extra newline on the end. I don't have a clue where it came from.
by coolguy5678
Thu Feb 24, 2011 5:53 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Count up in Hex
Replies: 1471
Views: 198024

Re: Count up in Hex

14A
by coolguy5678
Thu Feb 17, 2011 1:03 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Take a penny leave a penny.
Replies: 2227
Views: 342168

Re: Take a penny leave a penny.

I put two dice on the pile.
There are now 3 zombies, two dice and (cjdrum - Brain) on the pile.
by coolguy5678
Wed Feb 16, 2011 3:12 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Destroy the Rulebook!
Replies: 5
Views: 1210

Re: Destroy the Rulebook!

Pa n cakes! Yaaaaay! I like them, theref o re there are t oo many rules, XD ! 1. All posts must contain a mention of a food. 2. No posts may contain any numbers, in numerical or alphabetical form. Positions and fractions (such as fifth, eighth, etc.) are acceptable. 3. All posts must contain...
by coolguy5678
Wed Feb 16, 2011 3:02 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Choices, choices, choices...
Replies: 403
Views: 57623

Re: Choices, choices, choices...

Science fiction.

Bold, italics or underline?
by coolguy5678
Tue Feb 15, 2011 3:19 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Take a penny leave a penny.
Replies: 2227
Views: 342168

Re: Take a penny leave a penny.

I place the pile onto itself.

Code: Select all

On the pile, there are 2 pennies covered in ketchup and a pile containing:
  2 pennies covered in ketchup and a pile containing:
    2 pennies covered in ketchup and a pile containing:
      2 pennies covered in ketchup and a pile containing...
by coolguy5678
Mon Feb 14, 2011 3:39 pm UTC
Forum: Mathematics
Topic: "Oh no! We forgot how to say... math... stuff!"
Replies: 294
Views: 92307

Re: "Oh no! We forgot how to say... math... stuff!"

I would kill intervals as (a,b), [c,d) etc. because: * (a,b) is used for pairs. And twenty other things as well, like gcd. * Mismatched brackets like [a,b) and (a,b] are horrendous to look at. My programmer brain takes one look at them and immediately declares them wrong. As for a replacement, maybe...
by coolguy5678
Fri Feb 11, 2011 8:45 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Monday Night Combat
Replies: 54
Views: 10846

Re: Monday Night Combat

It's fun but it can get pretty rage-inducing at times. Mostly due to assassins. The bad ones are easy to counter but the good ones can win one-on-one without even needing to use anything resembling stealth, and if you're about to kill them, they just Smoke Bomb and disappear. Just try to remember th...
by coolguy5678
Sun Jan 23, 2011 10:28 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Nomic 15.0
Replies: 431
Views: 48230

Re: Nomic 15.0

bkwinner's motion to edit motions actually has 5 votes in favor, 3 against, and it passes. bkwinner shall receive 2 Internets for his meritorious contribution. HarvesteR's motion to prevent map clutter and technical problems no one wants to fix has 5 votes in favor, 1 against, and it passes. Harves...
by coolguy5678
Sat Jan 22, 2011 4:03 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Nomic 15.0
Replies: 431
Views: 48230

Re: Nomic 15.0

I claim the land defined by the vertical line BC16 -> BC40, the horizontal line AY40 -> BB40, and the individual rood BD40, at a cost of ¤3. I cast my vote against _infina_'s motion to create markets. Waaaay overpowered. ¤4/rood/year just for connecting your farm to the capital city? Factories woul...
by coolguy5678
Fri Jan 21, 2011 8:23 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Nomic 15.0
Replies: 431
Views: 48230

Re: Nomic 15.0

I never considered that a capital city could be both a trading city and be the city which activates a manufacturing area, allowing you to get the x2 bonus twice. My intention was that you can only get the ¤3 once per year for each person you trade with, but I'll see where this goes. One thing: Supp...
by coolguy5678
Fri Jan 21, 2011 10:49 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Nomic 15.0
Replies: 431
Views: 48230

Re: Nomic 15.0

I never considered that a capital city could be both a trading city and be the city which activates a manufacturing area, allowing you to get the x2 bonus twice. My intention was that you can only get the ¤3 once per year for each person you trade with, but I'll see where this goes. One thing: Suppo...
by coolguy5678
Thu Jan 20, 2011 1:44 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Count up in Base 110
Replies: 885
Views: 120198

Re: Count up in Base 110

by coolguy5678
Wed Jan 19, 2011 3:55 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Nomic 15.0
Replies: 431
Views: 48230

Re: Nomic 15.0

I cast my vote against Ostrichguy's motion to create large cities. I don't ever remember voting for this motion... I cast my vote in favour of HarvesteR's motion to prevent map clutter and technical problems no one wants to fix. Ostrichguy, want to trade? Since we're so close anyway, we won't need ...
by coolguy5678
Thu Jan 13, 2011 10:47 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Nomic 15.0
Replies: 431
Views: 48230

Re: Nomic 15.0

The ruleset says you get ¤1 for every two factory tiles. I had 11 of them, so I should have earned 11/2 * 2 (for capital) = ¤11, not ¤7.2. ¤7.2 would be the correct income if I had farms instead of factories. I purchase 100 roods from the Nomic Estate. (see map) I convert 12 roods into factories at ...
by coolguy5678
Wed Jan 12, 2011 4:38 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Nomic 15.0
Replies: 431
Views: 48230

Re: Nomic 15.0

I should also have gained double internets from my factories since my factories border my capital (i.e. ¤7.2 instead of ¤3.6). I cast my vote in favour of Ostrichguy's motion to allow roods to be purchased individually. I cast my vote against Ostrichguy's motion to create large cities. I cast my vot...
by coolguy5678
Sat Jan 08, 2011 3:45 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Count up in Base 110
Replies: 885
Views: 120198

Re: Count up in Base 110

2x

Nearly at the Greek letters...
by coolguy5678
Fri Jan 07, 2011 4:19 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Count up in Base 110
Replies: 885
Views: 120198

Re: Count up in Base 110

2u
by coolguy5678
Thu Jan 06, 2011 6:52 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Count up in a somewhat complex way
Replies: 2547
Views: 259931

Re: Count up in a somewhat complex way

311 (21)
by coolguy5678
Thu Jan 06, 2011 6:50 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Nothing Beats Rock.
Replies: 81
Views: 13440

Re: Nothing Beats Rock.

Image
by coolguy5678
Thu Jan 06, 2011 5:55 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Nomic 15.0
Replies: 431
Views: 48230

Re: Nomic 15.0

You're missing my factories I built in BE1 -> BH3. I'm not sure if I was charged for them, either. EDIT: I added them in myself and charged myself the required number of internets. Keep in mind that I officially built them last Nomic year, so I'll still receive income from them at the end of this ye...
by coolguy5678
Tue Jan 04, 2011 9:39 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Nomic 15.0
Replies: 431
Views: 48230

Re: Nomic 15.0

I cast my vote in favour of MartinW's motion to extend on the rules of building roads and railroads. I'm not sure if this is necessary (I already did this without the special formatting, but HarvesteR never said anything about formatting anyway), but to be safe, I cast my vote in favour of Coolguy5...
by coolguy5678
Mon Jan 03, 2011 7:51 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Nomic 15.0
Replies: 431
Views: 48230

Re: Nomic 15.0

I like this one... The rule titles are just what I thought were missing... It's got my vote if each chapter is inserted in a spoiler tag :) Makes for much cleaner reading, you just expand the part that matters. Cheers That was my plan, but apparently xkcd fora doesn't allow nested spoilers, so you'...
by coolguy5678
Mon Jan 03, 2011 10:31 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Nomic 15.0
Replies: 431
Views: 48230

Re: Nomic 15.0

Here's my ruleset proposal. - I took some liberties with wording of rules to improve readability. Some rules were split up (e.g. the definition of activity and the penalty for being inactive was split up, as the definition of activity needs to be before the rules on rule-making (which make reference...
by coolguy5678
Sun Jan 02, 2011 7:56 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Nomic 15.0
Replies: 431
Views: 48230

Re: Nomic 15.0

I cast my vote against bkwinner's motion to edit motions. I don't like the votes staying around thing. Often I vote against a motion on a slight technicality which the chairman wouldn't consider a "significant change". If ostrichguy's motion was real, I wouldn't vote, just because I don't...
by coolguy5678
Sun Jan 02, 2011 11:16 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Nomic 15.0
Replies: 431
Views: 48230

Re: Nomic 15.0

Ruleset: If at any point more than half of the active players against a motion, the motion is immediately denied. If the motion passes, and requires Therefore we need four votes. Also, Happy New Nomic Year (as well as Real Year). Nobody gets any internets yet but next year our farms/factories will g...

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