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by NoMouse
Mon Nov 03, 2014 10:07 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

Re: 1190: "Time"

Wow, is this newpage some sort of temporal junction? This must be very important point in space-time continuum. Welcome back to the future, everyone! For decree: Unbelievable that Old Biff OTTers could've chosen that particular date newpage. It could mean that that point in time inherently contains ...
by NoMouse
Sun Nov 02, 2014 11:15 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

UCIM IS "SACRIFICING LUCKY"... IF YOU KNOW WHAT I MEAN

Great Scott! It's been a week since the summer time **ded here and I haven't changed the forum settings since, so all the timestamps have been wrong! :shock:
Fixed now.
by NoMouse
Sat Nov 01, 2014 11:35 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

SUDDENLY, OTTERCOMICS. THOUSANDS OF THEM!

That SilentOTTer's transmission was really molpish. The re-exporting thing is so typical. I empathize with you. I've probably never exported any OTTification just once. :roll: There's always mustard I notice only after the export. Or after I've uploaded it as attachment. Or even after submitting the...
by NoMouse
Fri Oct 31, 2014 8:16 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1441: Turnabout
Replies: 44
Views: 14142

Re: 1441: Turnabout

Moon shot first!
by NoMouse
Thu Oct 30, 2014 10:44 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

Re: 1190: "Time"

In Russian, the word for "mole" (the unit) is the same as the word for "moth" (the insect), so pretty much ever since I originally saw that What-If, I was considering redoing all the calculations for a mole of moths... the results should be a lot more interesting IMHO, as moths ...
by NoMouse
Wed Oct 29, 2014 3:52 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

Had to do this

ExplodONG
Image

Manip of the frame with Antares missing.

RSIR:
Spoiler:
2394-Antares.png
by NoMouse
Wed Oct 29, 2014 3:21 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

Poor up goer...

slinches wrote:ETA: And since there's been talk of explosions recently, this is quite RELATED:
http://youtu.be/NCWunnJXdm0

ETA2: Here's an article to go along with that video
http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSKBN0IH2F220141029?irpc=932

So it has come to this. Antares went supernova.
by NoMouse
Tue Oct 28, 2014 5:22 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

PUNSAWING IS A ART

And yes, Time was about waiting for it. That was the message of the medium. The end was rushed, and there wasn't a lot of waiting for it happening. (Ironically, the GLR could have kept the story's pace slow without having to redraw much at all, since he got so much mileage out of reusing background...
by NoMouse
Tue Oct 28, 2014 2:00 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

Re: 1190: "Time"

BlitzGirl wrote:help me I just watched a half-nopix video on the properties of semencoffeecancerbaconstarsandish substances...

I was just skipping through the video but the parts where he is squeezing the sands with his hands were surprisingly relaxing to watch.
by NoMouse
Sat Oct 25, 2014 6:56 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

Re: 1190: "Time"

For decree, see my signature. :mrgreen:

Okay, that's not much of a review, more like a trailer or something.
by NoMouse
Sat Oct 25, 2014 10:40 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

IN THE SOVIET BLUECAVE, LEGO CRENELLATES YOU!

Yay, BlitzGirl's bag! I mean, back... no, no, no, wait with the punsaw, it was just a mistake, waiiiii--- Oh, you've found that OTTReview. I actually randomly came across it about a month or two ago and for some reason I forgot to share my discovery here. When I found it and decided to read it, I wa...
by NoMouse
Tue Oct 21, 2014 7:12 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

Oh, I should probably react to this:

?.? :?: NoMouse? Sorry, I've been skim-ketchuping the OTT in the recent wips, since everything's starting to be very busy Outside, so I'm not even sure I understand everything about this conference, but unfortunately I'm pretty sure I won't be participating, not in person. I'm working on my diploma...
by NoMouse
Mon Oct 20, 2014 10:17 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

Re: 1190: "Time"

:idea: *Just checking something...*

...oh, cool, there's going to be a Czech version of the What-If book coming out just three days after my birthdip. That would be a molpish future present. :)
by NoMouse
Mon Oct 20, 2014 4:09 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

Re: AN OVARY IS WOWTERFALLISH TOO

SBN wrote:
Eternal Density wrote:OtherComic isn't up yet. Shouldn't it be up by now?


It's up now. (And yes, it should have been up earlier.)

So, it's no longer called stupid skycircle but rather a glowing orb? Skycircle was basically ottish, wasn't it? What should we do with this new commandment?
by NoMouse
Thu Oct 09, 2014 10:55 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

Re: 1190: "Time"

Congrats on doing it this far, Gingercat! Although t** **d isn't something one would want to celebrate very much. The Petite Ex Machina felt like it greatly took away from Cuegan's journey (the Forty would have been completely fine without them, because La Petite just cruises in from nowhere on a su...
by NoMouse
Thu Oct 09, 2014 6:02 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

Re: OH HAI, I MUSTARDED YOUR PLAN(C)KS

macraw83 wrote:ETA: Just read the new What-if. The images have no title text. Is this common?

I didn't see them too but now they work!
by NoMouse
Sat Oct 04, 2014 10:42 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

I KEUGHT UP ALL THE COMAS

Today I had a dream that was about a lot of stuff, I don't really remember all of it, but at some point, I had a physical book of the OTT. And there was a book inside the book with pretty neat cover that contained first BalthaONG series. Yeah, first series, because apparently the dream was taking pl...
by NoMouse
Fri Oct 03, 2014 10:27 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

Re: 1190: "Time"

Still stuck Outside for the next dip or two, but I thought I'd pop in to drop a RELATED link for fellow fans of stick figures: Animator vs. Animation IV http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=43584 (It's best if you've seen "Animator vs. Animation" videos I II and III first). Wow! I ...
by NoMouse
Tue Sep 30, 2014 10:54 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

Re: TO BLINDPOST OR NOT TO BLINDPOST, THAT IS THE QUESTION

ChronosDragon wrote:*edits in a question about whether anyone has a link to the userscript that puts the post numbers in the titles*

http://time.aasg.name/userscripts/ - look for Post Enumerators - basic or redundant
by NoMouse
Sun Sep 28, 2014 10:26 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

Re: 1190: "Time"

Wow, two firstposts on previous page? When this happened the last time? Anyway, Migratory Chicken, it will probably take months until you read it, but well, it's the Time thread, writing through time is normal here. While you might be right the thread has become a bubble of regulars for the most par...
by NoMouse
Sun Sep 28, 2014 4:28 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

The Caretaker

I was just going to quote the sentence about OTTers but of course it's been already quoted...

ETA: But these weren't:
The Doctor wrote:I lived among OTTers once for a month.

The Doctor wrote:Go and sing with the OTTers.
by NoMouse
Sun Sep 28, 2014 2:05 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

Re: Revealer the Recent!

So, google has DNS service now? But wasn't decentralization one of the important things in DNS? According to the OtherWiki Google Public DNS was launched in 2009, so it's been for a while here. For the record, I tried to change DNS servers back to auto and moonbase.chirpingmustard.com stopped worki...
by NoMouse
Sun Sep 28, 2014 11:57 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

Re: Revealer the Recent!

Is it just me or are the BalthaONGs not working? Even yesterday I couldn't see them, yet everyone is still posting them. moonbase.chirpingmustard.com throws Server Not Found error at me. chirpingmustard.com and 1190.bicyclesonthemoon.dnsd.info work fine for me though. My server's IP changes sometim...
by NoMouse
Sun Sep 28, 2014 9:12 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

Revealer the Recent!

Firstpost forwarding: Wait -- what's going on in here by now? That depends on what you mean by "now". Everything's relative in the Time thread. If you mean "today" ("todip"), everything goes as usual. If you mean "after the end of Time", well, we're trying to ...
by NoMouse
Thu Sep 25, 2014 3:12 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

Re: 1190: "Time"

Re:mrob's calculations: Time is confusing. I like the unitless numbers. Stick figures are unitless so why shouldn't their numbers be as well. ;) Thanks for your molpification. I'd still like seeing a real chart. I want to use it. Are we mostly missing temperature? Temperature names might be related...
by NoMouse
Sun Sep 21, 2014 6:30 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

Re: 1190: "Time"

BlitzGirl wrote:
Image
Optional decree:
If you could organize sand into any shape at all,
what would you organize it into?

That's easy, Statue of Liberty, so that the trophy would be mine.
by NoMouse
Wed Sep 17, 2014 6:39 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

How does this posting from the ЯOЯЯIM even work?

[Posted from the Mirror at Wed Sep 17, 2014 05:18 PM GMT]
That's interesting dream you had, balthasar! I think the reason why I sent you a handwritten PM is now clear - it's because of this mustard. :D
by NoMouse
Mon Sep 15, 2014 1:35 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

CEILING ETERNAL DENSITY IS WATCHING YOU MOLPY UP

Some semi-relatedness here, also some other stuff that OTTers may find interesting: http://blog.forekast.com/post/97550534176/see-the-event-times-adjusted-to-your-time-zone Oh, Rosetta's landing site has been chosen. Also look at this absolutely baobabish and seaish picture of the comet taken by Ro...
by NoMouse
Sat Sep 13, 2014 12:01 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

Re: THE SEA IS BLUE

ETA: Wow, the t1i finding! So t1i means Time 1+i? What does that mean? Complex number? It's the imaginary episode of Time 1? Yes, Time 1 + i , with a complex number. “The imaginary Time 2”. My intention was to write a sequel to Time, so it's natural name would have been “Time 2”. However since ...
by NoMouse
Fri Sep 12, 2014 11:40 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

Re: 1190: "Time"

HES wrote:Also, GLR livestream in a few nopix.

It just **ded.

I caught only last few minutes and now I have to coma so I have to wait for it till tomorrow.

ETA: Wow, the t1i finding! So t1i means Time 1+i? What does that mean? Complex number? It's the imaginary episode of Time 1?
by NoMouse
Fri Sep 12, 2014 9:55 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

Re: 1190: "Time"

For all the OTTifying OTTers: How To Draw a Stick Figure :D

Oh hey, RELATED AuthorComic! (because it's about Time measuring devices as Time went)
I'm one of those rebels that wear wrist watches even when it isn't mainstream. Because they're so much more practical than a phonesaw in your pocket.
by NoMouse
Thu Sep 11, 2014 8:15 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

Re: 1190: "Time"

HES wrote:
NoMouse wrote:Clever girl.

I assume you're referring to the server here.

Of course, I'm referring to the server with a reference to Jurassic Park.

(Yes, I still sometimes think that ED is a girl but it's getting better. And this wasn't the case.)
by NoMouse
Thu Sep 11, 2014 2:40 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

Re: 1190: "Time"

Let's see:

/help help
->
Server wrote:Shows a list of available commands or the help for a specific command. But you already figured that out.

Clever girl.
by NoMouse
Thu Sep 11, 2014 10:07 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

Re: 1190: "Time"

If we take t1i backwards, we get i1t, which sounds a little bit like "I want tea." :) No, that's it. If we bring ST tea, he will reveal the name's meaning. :lol: I read that as "If we bring Star Trek tea..." http://punchingthewallsofreality.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/picard_...
by NoMouse
Wed Sep 10, 2014 6:42 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

Re: bftf-0290

Will we get to see the alternative ONGs by your sister brothersar_s? http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=45876&mode=view She said she was drawing comics. But she misunderstood the meaning of comics and thinks that stick-figures are called "comics" and doesn't believe when I sa...
by NoMouse
Wed Sep 10, 2014 3:23 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

Re: 1190: "Time"

It's OK, we are used to pagepopes becoming goated sometimes. Thanks for notifying.

ETA: ninja'd
by NoMouse
Wed Sep 10, 2014 9:53 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1416: "Pixels"
Replies: 112
Views: 37986

Re: 1416: "Pixels"

I have FF32 (and had FF31 when the comic came up) on Windows with Nvidia Optimus and it's working fine for me. Well, a little bit slower but it displays everything correctly. Maybe some extensions can ruin it?
by NoMouse
Wed Sep 10, 2014 9:36 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

Re: \

Congrats to NoMouse on 900 posts! Wait, 900? In what numeral system is it? And I don't know what t1i means. I just came up with "1 insert in ti," Hmm, I was gonna make the joke that like timborme, it's 1 backwards in time it. It is "it" backwards, but I don't get what "one ...
by NoMouse
Sat Sep 06, 2014 10:23 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107353
Views: 51753637

RNM - 0b1000000000

@ SBN , @ Zooman Thanks for sharing! In my opinion, that's been much neater interview than the one at Colbert's show, where GLR apparently wasn't feeling very comfortable. ...But what's a dollar sign icon? Now I'm confused. What do you mean? It's a dollar sign in the form of an icon riverish image ....

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