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by Spaz Funbag
Fri Jun 15, 2007 1:52 pm UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: The technical thread
Replies: 436
Views: 74522

If your gaming system has YPbPr-Out, you can buy converter boxes to VGA for about 50$ (good Quality). Else, look for a "Linedoubler" or "VGA-Box", also called "TV Box". If you are lucky you will get one with Composite (yellow cinch), S-Video and VGA as Inputs and aoutpu...
by Spaz Funbag
Fri Jun 15, 2007 8:35 am UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: People pouncing on first posts outside of intro thread
Replies: 80
Views: 12938

Well, I donot see it as Big Brother to check back on the age of the poster, for example. There were several occasions where I had looked up the intro posting of other users, not because of stalking purposes, or nonstop surveillance, but just simple curiosity (compliments thread, or age/gender lookup...
by Spaz Funbag
Thu Jun 14, 2007 6:19 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 2992533

Most of the time, my trombone is really sharp. I always need to pull the tuning slide all the way out to sort of get it right.

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by Spaz Funbag
Sun Jun 10, 2007 10:33 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Non-calculator things to do with your calculator....
Replies: 40
Views: 6195

Well, I was programming a sort-of RPG on my 83+, but the I lost it :(. Anyways, I saw it as a really good intro to basics in programming (and a really good way to spend some boring maths hours).
by Spaz Funbag
Sun Jun 10, 2007 10:28 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Where were you when you heard about 9/11?
Replies: 231
Views: 22178

Well, it sounds people outside the US cared more than people on the west coast. How come? Anyways, first day of school, afternoon, hangin' around at home until my brother came from his room and told us to turn on the TV. Then we watched until the evening and were all "what's going on?" Wha...
by Spaz Funbag
Sun Jun 10, 2007 10:18 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: By popular demand: Post your face!
Replies: 3963
Views: 607501

Oh. And I already thought that Famous Dave (was it Dave? I'm not sure. Maybe some other name?) Famous Guy who married Hammer joined the fora. Meh.

Not to say I wouldn't warmly welcome you, too!
But tell me one thing: Do you kick-ass at survival and everything else?
by Spaz Funbag
Sun Jun 10, 2007 10:14 pm UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: Too many sticky threads
Replies: 39
Views: 5411

After all, this is the forum to a sticky-figures webcomic
by Spaz Funbag
Sun Jun 10, 2007 11:12 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: By popular demand: Post your face!
Replies: 3963
Views: 607501

When I first saw blind visionary's picture, I thought "Hey, he looks a lot like his avatar!"

*messed up*

Anyways, I am not going to call you cute. I hope you can understand that.
by Spaz Funbag
Sat Jun 09, 2007 10:21 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: INTRO THREAD 2.0: INTRODUCE YOURSELF OR PERISH!
Replies: 2548
Views: 326654

Oh yeah? ever tried dueling a pirate in a dance?!?

No, reality is not a musical!
by Spaz Funbag
Sat Jun 09, 2007 10:16 pm UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: The technical thread
Replies: 436
Views: 74522

Acoount is enabled but all I can do is view the MOTD! I assume I have to poen the appropriate ports? 6667?

Edit: Never mind, works fine.
by Spaz Funbag
Sat Jun 09, 2007 9:21 pm UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: The technical thread
Replies: 436
Views: 74522

I'd have two questions, too: first, concerning crazyjimbo's problem sortah, I would like to have automatic backups of a certain folder being made at regular intervals, but not a new backup, instead just the "difference", or added files. Howsthatpossible? Second: I would like to get into th...
by Spaz Funbag
Sat Jun 09, 2007 9:15 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: By popular demand: Post your face!
Replies: 3963
Views: 607501

Wouldn't the question rather be something like "Do you really want to know?
by Spaz Funbag
Fri Jun 08, 2007 5:12 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Mornington Crescent
Replies: 2697
Views: 273462

I'm not quite sure I know what you are talkng about? Do you mean his fluke with Elephant and Castle? That would be cancelled out here, as Enchantress of Numbers played Monument, thus avoiding a backlash.
by Spaz Funbag
Fri Jun 08, 2007 4:21 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Mornington Crescent
Replies: 2697
Views: 273462

Oh, that is my chance to pull off one of my favourites! I do a triple jump and and turn to Paddington ! Awwright! Smithbury used that in the '92 London semifinals to beat John Miller five turns later! *hopes for the best* edit: Now that I think about it, might have been '94, too..am not sure. Anyone...
by Spaz Funbag
Fri Jun 08, 2007 4:14 pm UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: a/s/l
Replies: 30
Views: 5722

well, I meant under the avatar, but under the profile would be fine, too.
by Spaz Funbag
Fri Jun 08, 2007 2:44 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: INTRO THREAD 2.0: INTRODUCE YOURSELF OR PERISH!
Replies: 2548
Views: 326654

the top of jmce's avatar is transparent. Download and save it, and with a bit of luck, your graphics program will replace the "transparent" part with grey-white checkboxes. An transparent avatar would look like, well, none. People would just wonder why your username and personal info is se...
by Spaz Funbag
Fri Jun 08, 2007 2:38 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: INTRO THREAD 2.0: INTRODUCE YOURSELF OR PERISH!
Replies: 2548
Views: 326654

Soume pousters alsou doun't knouw houw tou remouve soume vouwels froum soume wourds. Exactly, you ignorant narrow-minded American! Hah, I had Be teachers and AE teachers in school, so I choose whicheverone comes by! And now I go to the theatre at the centre of the plaza, just five meters from the i...
by Spaz Funbag
Fri Jun 08, 2007 2:34 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: INTRO THREAD 2.0: INTRODUCE YOURSELF OR PERISH!
Replies: 2548
Views: 326654

oh, I didn't know that images could be "transparent"!

Hey, what'd you use for that? As in program-wise?

Hey, Belial, why don't you give him the subtitle "Belial"?
by Spaz Funbag
Fri Jun 08, 2007 2:08 pm UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: a/s/l
Replies: 30
Views: 5722

a/s/l

Since there were, and will be, mess-ups and wrong guesses about age, I wanted to put forth a petition to add a "gender" and an "age" field under the general information stuff. Maybe add the option "don't show". If the answer is "no", a short notice on "wh...
by Spaz Funbag
Fri Jun 08, 2007 1:41 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Funny Telephone numbers
Replies: 42
Views: 6374

Well, 1-3-5-7 describes the first four steps of the sequence 2n-!, where n, 1 and 2 are interger.

Or just the first odd numbers?!?!

Well, that's something! "my number is just so odd!" - "Why that"? - "Well, all the digits are..."
by Spaz Funbag
Fri Jun 08, 2007 1:33 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: By popular demand: Post your face!
Replies: 3963
Views: 607501

well, tricky situation. First I thought I could dismiss this argumentation by saying "well the typer's sibling is the one in the avatar", but then I realized that we have a picture of the typer's sibling...Well, maybe you are a house, too, typing with its colums, and the furry thing is jus...
by Spaz Funbag
Fri Jun 08, 2007 1:26 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: INTRO THREAD 2.0: INTRODUCE YOURSELF OR PERISH!
Replies: 2548
Views: 326654

Definately is rare here, as its other "crippled brothers". Also, some of the mods, when they feel like it, will correct major and minor spelling mistakes. I am curious about your subtitle, how you got that? 1. Over 9000 Mudkips 2. WHAT!? OVER 9000! This is Madness! 3. NO, THIS IS SPARTAAAA...
by Spaz Funbag
Fri Jun 08, 2007 1:14 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: By popular demand: Post your face!
Replies: 3963
Views: 607501

Yeah, the "pictures" of hermaj are not real. Hint: Avatar? Well, I've never been to IHOP, because people always told me "plates are dirty there and the food isn't that great". Well, if they have such a rather widespread bad reputation, I wonder how they manage to stay in business...
by Spaz Funbag
Thu Jun 07, 2007 9:28 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: INTRO THREAD 2.0: INTRODUCE YOURSELF OR PERISH!
Replies: 2548
Views: 326654

Don't do it! He can change your name to "Princess Pee-Pants"! Also, ctrl+scrollwheel doesn't work here. Well, ctrl & "+" does, but... anyways: The large text baron is like the dread pirate roberts. Except instead of being a bunch of guys stretched out over time, it's a bunch ...
by Spaz Funbag
Thu Jun 07, 2007 9:21 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: "Your mom" jokes...for XKCDers...
Replies: 152
Views: 58049

My all-time favo(u)rite, although not scientific: Your mom's so fat, when she was lying on the beach, Greenpeace came and tried to drag her back into the sea. What's the deal with "your mom" actually? Why not "your uncle", "your dad" or "your *whatever*"? I kn...
by Spaz Funbag
Thu Jun 07, 2007 9:16 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Mornington Crescent
Replies: 2697
Views: 273462

Are you insane? That was almost too close to Dollis Hill!

Also, it should have been obvious that I can get the northern Ring by going on to Harrow-on-the-Hill!
by Spaz Funbag
Thu Jun 07, 2007 9:04 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2783860

Okay, as you wish:
Your "ad" was quite thought-through (do you say that?), but I needed to read through it several times to get it.

Also, I like your avatar, and your sig is really funny.


Wait...wrong thread ;)
by Spaz Funbag
Thu Jun 07, 2007 9:00 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: INTRO THREAD 2.0: INTRODUCE YOURSELF OR PERISH!
Replies: 2548
Views: 326654

I believe Large Text Baron has answered that question. I'm not sure who LTB is, but I have a sneaking suspicion he or she is around the age of 14. that is what came to my mind, too ;) Well, but as he said: The Large Text Baron Finds All Small Text In His Baronship Abhorrent And So Will Change All T...
by Spaz Funbag
Thu Jun 07, 2007 8:45 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2783860

Confession: He is REALLY getting on my nerves, but I'm afriad that if I express that more forcefully, he'll go do smething i'll regret inducing <_< quoting fun quoting fun quoting fun quoting fun quoting... What was that with "what equation results in a graph approximating the quote boxex"...
by Spaz Funbag
Thu Jun 07, 2007 6:01 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Funny Telephone numbers
Replies: 42
Views: 6374

hey cool, our (4-digit phone number) is 5309! Well, now a really important Fact to know about my phone number has been made clear to me! I am so joyful, overflowing with happiness!
by Spaz Funbag
Thu Jun 07, 2007 5:55 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: INTRO THREAD 2.0: INTRODUCE YOURSELF OR PERISH!
Replies: 2548
Views: 326654

you people are weird. Your mom is weird. And creamy. *tries very hard to avoid obvious responses* Well,....your feet smell like....well...something bad! And like a mouses' stomach! There! Also, lamb is good food! about the "creamy": "whipped cream is only whipped cream if it was whip...
by Spaz Funbag
Thu Jun 07, 2007 3:25 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Funny Telephone numbers
Replies: 42
Views: 6374

what, can "infinity" be a phone number?

"Please call me back o five-three-eight-seven-infinity-two-nine"?

or is it 1090?

What's the matter with "867-5309"?

Anyways, don't you all wish you had xxx-9523 :)
by Spaz Funbag
Thu Jun 07, 2007 2:37 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: INTRO THREAD 2.0: INTRODUCE YOURSELF OR PERISH!
Replies: 2548
Views: 326654

you people are weird.






But, hey, it's the xkcd forum, what would one expect?
by Spaz Funbag
Thu Jun 07, 2007 2:22 pm UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: Porn on XKCD?
Replies: 72
Views: 18495

Exactly. That or some teacher who also dies informatics, thus the designated sysadmin. Most of these simply lack the time to care about some kiddies trying to poke their way through the filter. Were there fulltime-admins, it wouls obviously be different. But that way, most "administrators"...
by Spaz Funbag
Tue Jun 05, 2007 9:00 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: The Natural Frequency of Soup!
Replies: 68
Views: 17343

Resonant spots can be found in many small confinements (right word?), like sowers, small bathrooms or narrow staircases. By the way, this is the reason (according tio what my physics teacher once told us) why men sing in the shower. The shower's resonant frequency is around a level that is near a ma...
by Spaz Funbag
Tue Jun 05, 2007 8:21 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: INTRO THREAD 2.0: INTRODUCE YOURSELF OR PERISH!
Replies: 2548
Views: 326654

Actually sax, I think you switched up milk and dark in that one. Dark chocolate is the least appealing of the 3 by far. Yeah, I totally agree. I really dislike dark chocolate. You are speaking the truth. Add "I love white chocolate" to that and become the oracle. I am sooo glad to live in...
by Spaz Funbag
Tue Jun 05, 2007 8:09 pm UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: Account Compromised, or Moderator?
Replies: 19
Views: 5013

oh dear, this thead has gone way out of hand. Editing race?

(I know my posting isn't really bringing anything back to topic, though)

Spaz Funbag wrote:Editing race?

THE NAZIS EDITED RACE. ARE YOU COMPARING THE MODS TO NAZIS?

-Anon.
by Spaz Funbag
Tue Jun 05, 2007 10:36 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: INTRO THREAD 2.0: INTRODUCE YOURSELF OR PERISH!
Replies: 2548
Views: 326654

qwell, once word was issued that people shouldn't post "a/s/l", but instead tell us more about them. But regarding the last few pages of the new Intro thread, at least a/s/l would have been nice! Just to get a rough idea of whom I am talking to! Can't we make it "obligatory" to p...
by Spaz Funbag
Tue Jun 05, 2007 10:21 am UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: Account Compromised, or Moderator?
Replies: 19
Views: 5013

Well, most of the time you will find a note at the bottom of the editing.
by Spaz Funbag
Mon Jun 04, 2007 8:54 am UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: The technical thread
Replies: 436
Views: 74522

I'd lurk anything you are told, so

*seconded*

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