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by Sir Real
Wed Jul 29, 2015 5:57 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1557: "Ozymandias"
Replies: 67
Views: 13365

Re: 1557: "Ozymandias"

Ozymandalas?
by Sir Real
Mon Apr 06, 2015 4:19 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1508: “Operating Systems”
Replies: 83
Views: 17138

Re: 1508: “beehives”

freezeblade wrote:Clearly IronicDOS (which I will refer to as "iDOS" from now on)


Queue Ride of the Valkyries. Enter Apple Lawyers, rappelling from black white helicopters.
by Sir Real
Mon Apr 06, 2015 3:30 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1508: “Operating Systems”
Replies: 83
Views: 17138

Re: 1508: “beehives”

Someone needs to invent IronicDOS, stat.
by Sir Real
Mon Apr 06, 2015 5:01 am UTC
Forum: What If?
Topic: What-If 0135: "Digging Downward"
Replies: 18
Views: 12403

Re: What-If 135: Digging Downward

Hands up who thought "the downstairs neighbors"...
by Sir Real
Wed Mar 18, 2015 7:06 am UTC
Forum: What If?
Topic: What-If 0133: "Flagpole"
Replies: 70
Views: 20666

Re: What-If 0133: "Flagpole"

It's hard to find good numbers on how much force it takes to tear off a person's arm.


Welp; there's another Homeland Security watchlist I made it on...
by Sir Real
Wed Mar 26, 2014 4:17 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1347: "t Distribution"
Replies: 65
Views: 21552

Re: 1347: "t Distribution"

hercynium wrote:First thing that came to mind...

t_distribution.jpg

Thank you; me too.
by Sir Real
Tue Feb 18, 2014 8:23 pm UTC
Forum: What If?
Topic: What-If 0084: "Paint the Earth"
Replies: 47
Views: 16395

Re: What-If 0084: "Paint the Earth"

Presumably a reference to this company logo... (Yes, it's real; took it myself just up the road from my house.) So now we know what the Cthulhu-worshippers got up to after the 20's... Good catch. Once I saw it I recognized the logo and the truth of your statement, but I never would have made the co...
by Sir Real
Tue Feb 18, 2014 7:51 pm UTC
Forum: What If?
Topic: What-If 0084: "Paint the Earth"
Replies: 47
Views: 16395

Re: What-If 0084: "Paint the Earth"

Presumably a reference to this company logo... http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-d9e9oOA5jCA/TqIe3D5oOHI/AAAAAAAAAG0/KxETTYgEIw8/s400/sherman_paints2.jpg http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-8dBkJTkYbSs/TqIewrzrTvI/AAAAAAAAAGo/xdVh1rMiA_g/s400/sherman_paints1.jpg (Yes, it's real; took it myself just up the road from m...
by Sir Real
Wed May 02, 2012 3:48 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1050: "Forgot Algebra"
Replies: 360
Views: 73273

Re: 1050: "Forgot Algebra"

If you are ignorant, and know you are ignorant, you can do one of two things:

1) Learn something.
2) Convince yourself that you're proud of the ignorance.

Surprisingly, the second is apparently less work for most people.
by Sir Real
Fri Aug 26, 2011 3:31 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0943: "Empirical"
Replies: 80
Views: 24463

Warning

Warning: Responding in this fashion to a marriage proposal may cause the eventual answer to be "no", regardless of what you thought it was.
by Sir Real
Wed May 25, 2011 3:09 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0903: "Extended Mind"
Replies: 666
Views: 161951

Re: 0903: "Extended Mind"

28 links from Rift (computer game)... (What? It was the first random thing to pop into my head...)
by Sir Real
Wed Mar 17, 2010 4:48 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0715: "Numbers"
Replies: 185
Views: 47023

Re: Numbers

Number of xkcd readers who wish that Randal had done separate mouse-over text for each graph: d. (All of the above. duh!) Oh, and it's not that there are fewer C cups (or any other factoid in this comic) its that there are fewer people who feel the need to broadcast their C-cups to the world. Rememb...

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