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by JoePa
Wed Jul 07, 2010 3:44 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0763: "Workaround"
Replies: 166
Views: 40993

Re: "Workaround" discussion

This is my favorite comic of the past few weeks (maybe even months). The fists-to-the-head really did it for me.
by JoePa
Mon Apr 26, 2010 4:37 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0732: "HDTV"
Replies: 222
Views: 78289

Re: "HDTV" Discussion

Digital HD broadcasts are an unquestionably drastic improvement over earlier TV technology (especially for sports broadcasts). That is the only clear improvement that the "HD revolution" has brought on, and the increased clarity can be appreciated as well on a standard computer monitor as ...
by JoePa
Wed Apr 07, 2010 4:40 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0724: "Hell"
Replies: 184
Views: 74523

Re: "Hell" Discussion

The "Star just out of reach" isn't really hell for Mario. I think hell would be a pit, near the end of a long, brutal level, that is just a tiny bit too far to jump. It doesn't make for the punchiest alt-text joke, but it would be maddeningly hilarious in practice--battling all that way to...
by JoePa
Thu Mar 04, 2010 4:05 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0709: "I Am"
Replies: 152
Views: 46473

Re: "I Am" Discussion

I don't know why so many people don't find this funny. For me it worked on two levels: Initial reaction: R2D2 is an agent of god! That's why he was always the unsung hero in so many critical situations! I'm a sucker for a good Star Wars joke. Second reaction: Wait, C-3PO was a god to the Ewoks. So, ...

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