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by yappobiscuits
Sun Apr 21, 2019 10:56 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107010
Views: 47409595

Re: 1190: "Time"

Reminds me of this thing: Would Cueball and Megan in one body just look like megan with thinner hair? what would Cuegan and Megball look like in one body? Three working legs, four arms, one torso, thick head, thin hair, and trying desperately ...
by Sandor
Thu Apr 18, 2019 6:24 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2138: "Wanna see the code?"
Replies: 7
Views: 797

Re: 2138: "Wanna see the code?"

... in "the people around you understand that they create more problems than they solve" is not the "the people", it is Cueball's code and dead bodies. So that line could be rewritten: And because you're lucky that the people around you understand that your code and dead ...
by BlitzGirl
Wed Apr 17, 2019 6:58 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107010
Views: 47409595

Re: 1190: "Time"

... want to decide who he can sit on a sofa with? I don't think I would mind as much if Megan wasn't standing so awkwardly behind them. Really, only Cueball is necessary for the Othercomic joke, so I'm not sure why the other two characters are there. (And yes, it is highly possible I read too much ...
by balthasar_s
Tue Apr 16, 2019 1:31 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107010
Views: 47409595

Re: 1190: "Time"

... not be a thing What, you want to decide who he can sit on a sofa with? the partially drawn head of Ponytail is freaking me out, and it looks like Cueball has four legs. Kind of looks like he has a pony tail on his head (without any other hair) and the pony tail has its own pony tail. über-hairage
by ucim
Tue Apr 16, 2019 3:43 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107010
Views: 47409595

Re: 1190: "Time"

BlitzGirl wrote:Ponytail is freaking me out, and it looks like Cueball has four legs.
BlitzGirl - I'm surprised at you! Clearly, Ponytail's legs are curled up on the sofa, and Cueball's legs are quivering. I'll leave you to figure out why, and what it is they are getting ready to watch. :)

Jose
by BlitzGirl
Tue Apr 16, 2019 3:04 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107010
Views: 47409595

Re: 1190: "Time"

... is disturbing. Aside from the fact that Ponyball should not be a thing, the partially drawn head of Ponytail is freaking me out, and it looks like Cueball has four legs. Reminds me of this thing: Would Cueball and Megan in one body just look like megan with thinner hair? what would Cuegan and Megball ...
by BlitzGirl
Mon Apr 15, 2019 6:06 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107010
Views: 47409595

Re: 1190: "Time"

Is Cueball one of the pawns? He kind of resembles one. http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=57965 Redundant: http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=57966 CueballPawn.png Keywords: BGUM cueball white chess pawn piece ...
by BlitzGirl
Sun Apr 14, 2019 8:54 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107010
Views: 47409595

Re: 1190: "Time"

Cueball is a-rookUNG: http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/time/16bb5d9217a9762d7eb7f37e366e9654dbbf474a5829ce073ddfa2cfcf4a0b55.png For decree: There's a chain of storecastles that's going out of business, and I was waiting ...
by Reka
Tue Apr 09, 2019 9:35 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2134: Too Much Talking
Replies: 13
Views: 870

Re: 2134: Too Much Talking

... parents clearly thought that talking to people who are obviously trying to read is a required part of raising a child. I've never experienced what Cueball does in the comic, but I know that one of things that is hard for me about going to social things is that I know I will have to be, well, social ...
by BlitzGirl
Fri Apr 05, 2019 4:51 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107010
Views: 47409595

Re: 1190: "Time"

... is the guy with the rocks? http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=42853 Baobabs. That would explain why he's so good at organizing things! --Cueball has started on the recursive castle * it's all related It is indeedONG: http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/time/51ef222b018703400a079d43aacf19fbd5251aae0557c93ba4cfb3b86df7aa64.png ...
by moody7277
Thu Apr 04, 2019 6:31 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107010
Views: 47409595

Re: 1190: "Time"

... his data, mscha fires up his difference engine --footnote labyrinths make their appearance in the OTT a month before the related* OtherComic --Cueball has started on the recursive castle * it's all related
by BlitzGirl
Mon Apr 01, 2019 7:08 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107010
Views: 47409595

Re: 1190: "Time"

Megan looks like only a Meghead on the heap in that UNG. http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=41618 Reminds me of the Floating Head of Cueball newpage. Hope the *ndish thoughts *nd, June Bug - it's too easy to get swamped by those, someTimes. balthabotcastle , please let your new castle ...
by BlitzGirl
Wed Mar 27, 2019 2:00 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107010
Views: 47409595

Re: 1190: "Time"

That's an interesting newpix, because Megan gazes out over the Sea for a couple of pix and then leaves Cue to work on this castle alone. Then Cueball builds alone, and the frame lingers on this (right side of the) sandcastle through the age of the slow pixel, then we get the zoom-and-pan to the ...
by Keyman
Wed Jan 09, 2019 2:42 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2094: "Short Selling"
Replies: 44
Views: 8074

Re: 2094: "Short Selling"

If the roles in this strip were reversed, it would probably be called "mansplaining". Cueball only expresses a sentiment, he doesn't ask for an explanation. He explicitly says he doesn't understand how it works. Getting an explanation in response to that... is ...
by Mutex
Wed Jan 09, 2019 10:22 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2094: "Short Selling"
Replies: 44
Views: 8074

Re: 2094: "Short Selling"

If the roles in this strip were reversed, it would probably be called "mansplaining". Cueball only expresses a sentiment, he doesn't ask for an explanation. He explicitly says he doesn't understand how it works. Getting an explanation in response to that... is ...
by speising
Wed Jan 09, 2019 9:31 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2094: "Short Selling"
Replies: 44
Views: 8074

Re: 2094: "Short Selling"

If the roles in this strip were reversed, it would probably be called "mansplaining". Cueball only expresses a sentiment, he doesn't ask for an explanation.
by StormAngel
Thu Nov 08, 2018 2:53 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107010
Views: 47409595

Château de Sablé is a really cool CGI, he fights scary monsters and doesn't afraid of anything.

... in my Sleevey.jpg And here is my version of the latest OtherComic - Wishlist http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=57401 ⋅ Megan/Cueball Hybrid ⋅ The Zanclean Flood ⋅ Rosetta ⋅ LaPetite ⋅ Gray Bun ⋅ Chirply ⋅ The Raptorcat ...
by thunk
Wed Oct 17, 2018 3:10 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107010
Views: 47409595

Re: Cueball, Meg, and the Time of Rationality, by D. Nuts

ZoomanSP wrote:New OtherComic.


Any graph with big enough connections should look rather similar I'd think.

And like the bsta people, I'm also too shocked to panic. That's not the time for panic. It's best to panic when absolutely nothing bad is going on ohdearohch*rp---
by SBN
Thu Oct 04, 2018 1:38 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107010
Views: 47409595

Re: 1190: "Time"

ZoomanSP wrote:New OtherComic.


M*stard, GLR came to my work and I missed it! (Or maybe it was just Cueball.)
by da Doctah
Mon Sep 24, 2018 6:51 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2050: "6/6 Time"
Replies: 73
Views: 10192

Re: 2050: "6/6 Time"

Cueball's system get really messed up above the arctic circle. Adjusting the seconds to meet his conditions would make them last longer than a day. Eskimo astrologers are no doubt familiar with the problem of births at or ...
by cryptoengineer
Mon Sep 24, 2018 6:27 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2050: "6/6 Time"
Replies: 73
Views: 10192

Re: 2050: "6/6 Time"

Cueball's system get really messed up above the arctic circle. Adjusting the seconds to meet his conditions would make them last longer than a day. In my little Perl script I've been writing for working out actual local times ...
by Leovan
Mon Sep 24, 2018 5:53 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2050: "6/6 Time"
Replies: 73
Views: 10192

Re: 2050: "6/6 Time"

Cueball's system get really messed up above the arctic circle. Adjusting the seconds to meet his conditions would make them last longer than a day. I think sunrise to sunset at the north pole is technically 6 months, or 365.25 ...
by Soupspoon
Mon Sep 24, 2018 5:06 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2050: "6/6 Time"
Replies: 73
Views: 10192

Re: 2050: "6/6 Time"

Cueball's system get really messed up above the arctic circle. Adjusting the seconds to meet his conditions would make them last longer than a day. In my little Perl script I've been writing for working out actual local times ...
by Heimhenge
Mon Sep 24, 2018 4:43 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2050: "6/6 Time"
Replies: 73
Views: 10192

Re: 2050: "6/6 Time"

Cueball's system get really messed up above the arctic circle. Adjusting the seconds to meet his conditions would make them last longer than a day.
by DanAxtell
Sat Jul 28, 2018 1:36 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1981: Rickrolling Anniversary
Replies: 27
Views: 8666

Re: 1981: Rickrolling Anniversary

... it's not an endorsement! Edit Edit: And I just realized that the speaker has a round, shaven head. I wonder if the ad really is an allusion to Cueball.
by addams
Thu Jul 05, 2018 12:37 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107010
Views: 47409595

Re: 1190: "Time"

Pfhorrest wrote:Happy Fourth everyone.

In unrelated news, I'm looking for opinions on a thing I've been doing.
oh, Goodness, Pfhorrest; I have no idea What that is nor how difficult it might be to do.
I can't transfer photos on my own.

It is pretty.
The last image is pretty.

Can you put Cueball and Megan in it?
by Moose Anus
Mon Jul 02, 2018 3:18 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2013: "Rock"
Replies: 42
Views: 7896

Re: 2013: "Rock"

jozwa wrote:I don't think the motion lines say anything about that. But I think we can assume she's holding the rock in her right hand in the first panel.
It does look that way, but she might have her back to Cueball and is looking at him over her left shoulder.
by Sustainabilizer
Sun Jun 24, 2018 8:12 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107010
Views: 47409595

Re: 1190: "Time"

... Gravity well , with a warning sign. Also the beanie girl from t1i. http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=56938 Cueball is trying to run so fast that the ladder will fit into the garage thanks to length contraction . http://www.peter.gerwinski.de/ott/correct-horse.png ...
by addams
Sun Jun 24, 2018 1:51 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107010
Views: 47409595

Re: 1190: "Time"

http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=56938 Cueball is trying to run so fast that the ladder will fit into the garage thanks to length contraction . Balthasar! It is so good to stumble through your posts. (Tee-Hee) I get this one. I think I ...
by balthasar_s
Sun Jun 24, 2018 1:27 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107010
Views: 47409595

Re: 1190: "Time"

... Gravity well , with a warning sign. Also the beanie girl from t1i. http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=56938 Cueball is trying to run so fast that the ladder will fit into the garage thanks to length contraction . http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=56935 ...
by rabidmuskrat
Tue May 08, 2018 7:10 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1990: "Driving Cars"
Replies: 86
Views: 12691

Re: 1990: "Driving Cars"

Is no one going to bring up the fact that it seems Randall accidentally left a sketch of Cueball turned on? There's a bigger and rougher Cueball slightly transparent, and it's distracting... Thank god it's not just me - I was worried I had a problem with my monitor! ...
by chrisjwmartin
Tue May 08, 2018 6:32 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1990: "Driving Cars"
Replies: 86
Views: 12691

Re: 1990: "Driving Cars"

Kilader wrote:Is no one going to bring up the fact that it seems Randall accidentally left a sketch of Cueball turned on? There's a bigger and rougher Cueball slightly transparent, and it's distracting...

Thank god it's not just me - I was worried I had a problem with my monitor!
by Patedoz
Mon May 07, 2018 9:00 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1990: "Driving Cars"
Replies: 86
Views: 12691

Re: 1990: "Driving Cars"

Qaanol wrote:Why is there a ghost behind Cueball?

Came here just to see if someone else has noticed that.
It could be a mistake OR the begining of an elaborated joke that will be complete on xkcd 2000. That would be a cool way of disguising the error..
by Sableagle
Mon May 07, 2018 8:07 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1990: "Driving Cars"
Replies: 86
Views: 12691

Re: 1990: "Driving Cars"

... while surrounded by egocentric, impatient, overconfident idiots attempting approximately the same task but not giving it their full attention. Cueball, Listen to the following Beach Boys' songs 409 Little Deuce Coupe Shut Down Fun, Fun, Fun Repeat until feeling of dread subsides Then listen ...
by pogrmman
Mon May 07, 2018 7:48 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1990: "Driving Cars"
Replies: 86
Views: 12691

Re: 1990: "Driving Cars"

... before 18. Between 18 and I think 25, you need a 6 hour adult drivers’ ed class, and over 25, you just need to take the driving test. Re: ghost Cueball, not only is it there, but the drawing looks messier than normal (see how the head isn’t closed?) It’s gotra be a mistake (but it might be intentional ...
by qvxb
Mon May 07, 2018 6:48 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1990: "Driving Cars"
Replies: 86
Views: 12691

Re: 1990: "Driving Cars"

Cueball,

Listen to the following Beach Boys' songs

409
Little Deuce Coupe
Shut Down
Fun, Fun, Fun

Repeat until feeling of dread subsides
by The Synologist
Mon May 07, 2018 6:23 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1990: "Driving Cars"
Replies: 86
Views: 12691

Re: 1990: "Driving Cars"

Qaanol wrote:Why is there a ghost behind Cueball?

WHOA you have good eyes. Probably a mistake, Randall might fix it.
by Qaanol
Mon May 07, 2018 6:19 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1990: "Driving Cars"
Replies: 86
Views: 12691

Re: 1990: "Driving Cars"

Why is there a ghost behind Cueball?
by Kilader
Mon May 07, 2018 6:10 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1990: "Driving Cars"
Replies: 86
Views: 12691

Re: 1990: "Driving Cars"

Is no one going to bring up the fact that it seems Randall accidentally left a sketch of Cueball turned on? There's a bigger and rougher Cueball slightly transparent, and it's distracting...
by taixzo
Mon May 07, 2018 6:08 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107010
Views: 47409595

Re: 1190: "Time"

New Othercomic.

This one has some mustard - there's a near-invisible, slightly larger Cueball overlapping and a bit to his left.

Spoilered for posterity:

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