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by tuseroni
Tue Dec 02, 2014 1:31 pm UTC
Forum: What If?
Topic: What-If 0120: "Alternate Universe What Ifs"
Replies: 94
Views: 38892

Re: What-If 0120: "Alternate Universe What Ifs"

i feel like randall just discovered welcome to nightvale.
by tuseroni
Wed Sep 25, 2013 12:30 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1269: "Privacy Opinions"
Replies: 118
Views: 21944

Re: 1269: "Privacy Opinions"

by tuseroni
Fri Aug 30, 2013 12:50 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1258: First
Replies: 72
Views: 19479

Re: 1258: First

Quicksilver wrote:Being first will never get old.

no, but in the Olympics first will get gold.
by tuseroni
Mon Feb 25, 2013 6:07 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1178: "Pickup Artists"
Replies: 142
Views: 28120

Re: 1178: "Pickup Artists"

ok im not sure i get this...what is a "pickup basketball player"....google seems to have failed me.
by tuseroni
Fri Nov 11, 2011 6:11 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0976: "Sail"
Replies: 61
Views: 14878

Re: 0976: "Sail"

i wonder if hagfish slime would work...
by tuseroni
Mon Sep 26, 2011 12:40 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0956: "Sharing"
Replies: 82
Views: 23757

Re: 0956: "Sharing"

it doesnt mater what word you use, politicians/demagogues tend to be like vampires to the english language. they find a word with a positive connotation and use it til it has a negative connotation and then move on to another synonym.
by tuseroni
Sun Sep 26, 2010 11:39 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0797: "Debian-Main"
Replies: 57
Views: 17706

Re: "Debian-Main" Discussion

AboutToFly wrote:I like my women like my computers... covered in locusts!

eddie izzard?
by tuseroni
Fri Sep 17, 2010 10:02 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0794: "Inside Joke"
Replies: 131
Views: 31732

Re: ''Inside Joke'' Discussion (#794)

SOKATH HIS EYES OPEN!
by tuseroni
Mon Aug 30, 2010 12:23 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: What are the religious veiws on cloning?
Replies: 43
Views: 4653

Re: What are the religious veiws on cloning?

the question isnt "why" but "why not"
i believe anything should be allowed unless you can give a reason why not. if someone WANTS to clone themselves (perhaps narcissist.) they should have the option.
by tuseroni
Sun Aug 29, 2010 11:34 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: What are the religious veiws on cloning?
Replies: 43
Views: 4653

Re: What are the religious veiws on cloning?

except we started with other animals for the reason. thats how science operates. we have gotten pretty damned good at it too. i think its more than ready for human implementation.
by tuseroni
Sun Aug 29, 2010 11:31 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Young Earth Arguments
Replies: 26
Views: 4189

Re: Young Earth Arguments

well the bible was rather clear that 6 days was 6 earth days. i like it when they try and use the "we dont know how long a day is to god" bit. the weirder thing still is the order. got made light and day/night on the first day, but made the sun,moon, and stars on the 4th day. he also made ...
by tuseroni
Sun Aug 29, 2010 3:47 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: How can photons have no mass?
Replies: 99
Views: 14986

Re: How can photons have no mass?

kinda unrelated but i do so love supercolliders. its like learning how a car works by taking two of them and smashing them into each other at high speeds then analyzing the wreckage.
by tuseroni
Sun Aug 29, 2010 3:44 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: What are the religious veiws on cloning?
Replies: 43
Views: 4653

Re: What are the religious veiws on cloning?

you DO know that cloning has come a long way since dolly...RIGHT!? dolly was 1996. over 10 years ago. do you SERIOUSLY believe we have made no new attempts? that we have gotten NO better? while cloning is not exactly ubiquitous, it is prevalent , and people can not tell ANY difference in the meat or...
by tuseroni
Sun Aug 29, 2010 1:51 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: causality and time travel
Replies: 18
Views: 2435

Re: causality and time travel

i was using the wrong terminology when i said 3d, a factor i remedied towards the end. i think its just that i have seen nothing to show that causality works backwards through time. and that, while it may be apparently true moving forward through time, that with negative time (that is translation ac...
by tuseroni
Sun Aug 29, 2010 12:13 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: What are the religious veiws on cloning?
Replies: 43
Views: 4653

Re: What are the religious veiws on cloning?

thats because they all use the word "god" which forms a macro for THEIR idea of god which gets pasted in its place before compilation. ive seen the same arguments used by muslims for allah as used by christians for their god. perhaps its because the areas not yet conclusively filled by sc...
by tuseroni
Sat Aug 28, 2010 11:40 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: causality and time travel
Replies: 18
Views: 2435

Re: causality and time travel

perhaps i may never understand this...there has always been this big gap standing between me and a greater understanding of physics...namely...math. im terrible at it. i tried to follow the links but when the math begins my brain kinda stops...i'll just assume my answer was in there and leave...
by tuseroni
Sat Aug 28, 2010 5:07 pm UTC
Forum: Coding
Topic: Hopefully simple HTML question
Replies: 11
Views: 2134

Re: Hopefully simple HTML question

i suppose you wouldnt need one if you want to delete the post from the database MANUALLY... and dont underestimate the work that can go into making an application secure. there are so MANY ways to hack a site that plugging them all can be laborious. if it seems quick and simple to you, perhaps you a...
by tuseroni
Sat Aug 28, 2010 4:46 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: causality and time travel
Replies: 18
Views: 2435

Re: causality and time travel

im talking about space and time separately as i would talk about x an y separately, while space is made of x,y AND z, its still apt to talk of each one by itself. and since space-time is made of x,y,z,and t its equally apt to talk of each one by itself. to the other, while overwriting the past chang...
by tuseroni
Sat Aug 28, 2010 3:02 am UTC
Forum: Religious Wars
Topic: Mac vs PC
Replies: 162
Views: 46793

Re: Mac vs PC

also the linux kernel natively supports the cell processor, has had native 64 bit support since 2001, i was going to list all the architectures the linux kernel supports and googled for a comprehensive list, then i found it was WAY too long to include, so just click this link plus the philosophy of ...
by tuseroni
Sat Aug 28, 2010 2:46 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: causality and time travel
Replies: 18
Views: 2435

Re: causality and time travel

again, why is causality so definitive? why must one prevent violations of causality? its so much easier if you ignore it. am i missing some part where causality has been demonstrated to exist over 4 dimensions or even where causality is anything other than a rule of thumb. as the other poster said, ...
by tuseroni
Sat Aug 28, 2010 1:47 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: causality and time travel
Replies: 18
Views: 2435

causality and time travel

  As this is a topic, I shall endeavor to make it readable-though i make no guarantees know I tried. My question here bares mostly on the issue of causality, as it is often used to invalidate ideas of time travel, often leading to paradoxes such as the grandfather paradox. I wish to demonstrate, to ...
by tuseroni
Sat Aug 28, 2010 1:07 am UTC
Forum: Coding
Topic: Hopefully simple HTML question
Replies: 11
Views: 2134

Re: Hopefully simple HTML question

mostly the cookies for YOUR site. CSRF can allow them to USE other peoples cookies to perform actions in their name (such as transferring money from the user's bank account, buying stocks in their name, things like that) but they cant get the actual cookie. if they get the actual cookie they can pre...
by tuseroni
Sat Aug 28, 2010 12:51 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: What are the religious veiws on cloning?
Replies: 43
Views: 4653

Re: What are the religious veiws on cloning?

thats because they all use the word "god" which forms a macro for THEIR idea of god which gets pasted in its place before compilation. ive seen the same arguments used by muslims for allah as used by christians for their god. perhaps its because the areas not yet conclusively filled by sci...
by tuseroni
Thu Aug 26, 2010 1:21 am UTC
Forum: Coding
Topic: Hopefully simple HTML question
Replies: 11
Views: 2134

Re: Hopefully simple HTML question

you COULD...you COULD build your house out of legos too...but its not recommended. personally id recommended some server side language probably speaking to some database language. i like php with mysql personally. for what you want to do that should be enough. if you wanna get fancy look into ajax (...
by tuseroni
Wed Aug 25, 2010 10:14 pm UTC
Forum: Religious Wars
Topic: Mac vs PC
Replies: 162
Views: 46793

Re: Mac vs PC

encouraging you to use an IDE?

and im guessing visual studio .net....
*facepalm*
by tuseroni
Wed Aug 25, 2010 9:48 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: public misconceptions
Replies: 1073
Views: 140147

Re: public misconceptions

i thought it was called DARK matter because doesnt reflect/isnt reflecting radiation, as such we have no way of detecting it directly only inferring it mathematically. kinda like black holes (before we observed them sucking in matter, or having things orbit them...)
by tuseroni
Wed Aug 25, 2010 4:00 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: is smell related to molecular weight ?
Replies: 9
Views: 1907

Re: is smell related to molecular weight ?

why single out taste and smell, the body is made of billions of receptors all of which respond in a certain way to a certain molecule. one need only look at the effect of dopamine on neural receptors in the brain for an analogue of what to expect of sensory organs (i just picked dopamine because its...
by tuseroni
Tue Aug 24, 2010 10:15 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: is smell related to molecular weight ?
Replies: 9
Views: 1907

Re: is smell related to molecular weight ?

from what i understand smell and taste evolved to tell you which foods were good for you (in the context of an animal hunting/scavenging for food) and which ones are likely to kill you. often the things that taste the worst are in fact poisonous, things which smell bad are in fact diseased. a cooked...
by tuseroni
Tue Aug 24, 2010 11:19 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: public misconceptions
Replies: 1073
Views: 140147

Re: public misconceptions

>.> i know...i was playing along...
by tuseroni
Tue Aug 24, 2010 12:41 am UTC
Forum: Religious Wars
Topic: Mac vs PC
Replies: 162
Views: 46793

Re: Mac vs PC

tyrannical seems a term also well adapted to microsoft as well.

in the end the os which you actually OWN is linux
by tuseroni
Tue Aug 24, 2010 12:39 am UTC
Forum: Religious Wars
Topic: PC != Windows
Replies: 190
Views: 133001

Re: PC != Windows

no, that upsetting...
by tuseroni
Tue Aug 24, 2010 12:39 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Young Earth Arguments
Replies: 26
Views: 4189

Re: Young Earth Arguments

i hit that point once in such an argument, he said "well if god is omnipotent then he could make the evidence appear that he didnt do it, to test our faith" this was before i knew of the last tuesday argument. but clearly seen that this was an intellectual dead end. of course in his mind i...
by tuseroni
Tue Aug 24, 2010 12:35 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: public misconceptions
Replies: 1073
Views: 140147

Re: public misconceptions

well, except people on the other side of the world...
by tuseroni
Tue Aug 24, 2010 12:27 am UTC
Forum: Religious Wars
Topic: PC != Windows
Replies: 190
Views: 133001

Re: PC != Windows

Can a Windows-based computing machine even be called a "Personal Computer" anymore? A Cost Analysis of Windows Vista Content Protection The DRM "features" were not dropped with the release of Windows 7. IMO, if your computer is designed to prevent you from performing specific ta...
by tuseroni
Mon Aug 23, 2010 10:24 pm UTC
Forum: Religious Wars
Topic: Spock vs. Data
Replies: 20
Views: 5273

Re: Spock vs. Data

...true...
by tuseroni
Mon Aug 23, 2010 10:23 pm UTC
Forum: Coding
Topic: C++ Compiler For Mac (shoot me, please?)
Replies: 13
Views: 3767

Re: C++ Compiler For Mac (shoot me, please?)

the only use i have ever seen in ides is graphical programing. i am just stupid when it comes to making a gui. but i can drag boxes around another box. im good with command line programming. i like it. but gui programming, just something in putting graphical stuff on a window that just confuses the ...
by tuseroni
Mon Aug 23, 2010 10:16 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: How can photons have no mass?
Replies: 99
Views: 14986

Re: How can photons have no mass?

if i put a ball barring near a bar magnet, hold it for a few seconds so it has no inertia, and then release, it will move towards the bar magnet. the bar magnet has done work.
by tuseroni
Mon Aug 23, 2010 6:33 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Young Earth Arguments
Replies: 26
Views: 4189

Re: Young Earth Arguments

answers in genesis is....what a nice way to say run by a bunch of fuckwits? i really think i will let xkcd make my post for me: http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/conspiracy_theories.png i love the creationists claims that scientists are all part of a massive global conspiracy to hide evidence that points ...
by tuseroni
Mon Aug 23, 2010 6:19 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: What are the religious veiws on cloning?
Replies: 43
Views: 4653

Re: What are the religious veiws on cloning?

i vote none. unless its religions relevant in their refusal to accept science...then...all... the very nature of religion and science are at opposition. religion depends on authority and revelation and is ingrained in dogma. science depends on evidence and rejects dogma. any religion which claims to...
by tuseroni
Mon Aug 23, 2010 5:52 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Why can't food be put in pill form?
Replies: 41
Views: 5709

Re: Why can't food be put in pill form?

calories can come from anything, but the best source of calories would be glucose, since thats what they get made into anyways. protein is a completely different thing, proteins are used for the creation of...well...proteins (ironically many of which are enzymes for breaking down food...) but protei...

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