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by BlueCrab
Sat May 31, 2014 12:32 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Optional decree: Bring puzzles, or solutions. Eep, I forgot my solution! Spoilered for seaishness http://www.stevespanglerscience.com/media/ee/f67b2a72b41a178bf86e7d8c49c33d2ada9f090f.jpg Sugar solution density tower Huh. I was going to put a second, silly solution here because of forgetting to fol...
by BlueCrab
Sat May 31, 2014 5:27 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 53319466

Re: 1190: "Time"

Dreyfus once wrote from Devil's Island that he would see the most glorious birds. Many years later in Brittany he realized they had only been seagulls... For me they will always be - *glorious* birds. I think of that when I see seagulls flying. I've heard people refer to them as "ratmolpies of...
by BlueCrab
Fri May 30, 2014 11:04 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 53319466

Re: 1190: "Time"

‘Godzilla footprints?’ Actually it's where the ocean has washed away the sand from the tops of the Lego ;)
by BlueCrab
Thu May 29, 2014 7:45 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 53319466

Re: 1190: "Time"

1966, the NewPage of the BlueCrab! Soon to celebrate 48 times around the skycircle! (For my personal weather record, after hovering around 90°for dips, the temperature's in the low 60's todip (thank Randall!) Really wish I had unbasemented sooner, not least because then I could have recorded the wea...
by BlueCrab
Wed May 28, 2014 5:27 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107484
Views: 53319466

Re: Time After Time: t1i-1147

I just noticed that the pile they're making from DeadBean's stuff is looking sandcastle-ish. Frame 1147, again - http://xkcd.mscha.org/otcstories/npb/t1i-1150.png it has a stripe, which it's kept so far. By 1153 the pile is looking very sandcastle-ish PROL ONG ATE... http://xkcd.mscha.org/otcstories...
by BlueCrab
Wed May 28, 2014 3:36 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107484
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Re: Time After Time: t1i-1146

Hey, it's the Page of the June Bug! Happy Page, lmjb! Where is everymolpy? Still recovering from too much sun/beer/hotdogs yesterdip? Or ketchupping at work (ugh)... Starting with frame 1146, DeadBean's head is looking a little odd: SCAV ONG ERY... http://xkcd.mscha.org/otcstories/npb/t1i-1146.png B...
by BlueCrab
Tue May 27, 2014 4:35 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

(And several of Largest Wolpy's favorites, toddlermolps.) :D I'm partial to those, too! I prefer to think that they build a cairn for Bravebeanie. Yeah, it looks like they're doing that. I'm glad that last bit's over - whether they were examining his body or reading his notebook, some of the scenes...
by BlueCrab
Mon May 26, 2014 10:46 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 53319466

Re: 1190: "Time"

It's an alot ! You have an alot! Oh, so that's what it is! Thanks for telling me. Hmm, I wasn't planning to keep this avatar for long, but some OTTers seem to like it. Perhaps it is an alOTT (or has someone suggested that already?) (slinks off in search of doughnut) :lol: That's exactly what it is!...
by BlueCrab
Mon May 26, 2014 2:55 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

OTTish=unix jargon, Neat! Now that's a comfy bench! Ah, I don't know it yet, but good to find out about! The Little Wonder will turn 2 in September. We read books, but only have a small collection right now, with Down the Back of the Chair my favourite to read at the moment - I keep wanting to OTTif...
by BlueCrab
Sun May 25, 2014 9:42 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107484
Views: 53319466

Re: 1190: "Time"

the standard Safari browser, and Atomic Web, the 3rd party browser that has lots of cool features such as user agent spoofing (make all websites think your browser is "Desktop Firefox" so you don't get their stupid "mobile site") Ooh, app lust! I guess I'd better finally get wit...
by BlueCrab
Sun May 25, 2014 6:18 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 53319466

Re: 1190: "Time"

slinches (and an allusion to HES) wrote: GAH! That episode is one of the few things that I've watched that will creep me out any time I see it. What show/episode? I'm out of the loop. Who's mummy? Is this British or Egyptian? It's from an episode in the first season of the Doctor Who reboot. It's.....
by BlueCrab
Sun May 25, 2014 5:39 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107484
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Do scrumptious doughnuts have summoning abilities? Is that a rhetorical question? ’Cause it looks like a rhetorical question to me. I mean, deer are derpy, OTTers Wait, and Popes ch*rp no, they m*ustard no, um, bears ch*rp and m*stard in the woods. Ch*rp it - yes, scrumptious doughnuts have summoni...
by BlueCrab
Sun May 25, 2014 4:49 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107484
Views: 53319466

Re: 1190: "Time"

'I don't know what ‘short’ and ‘long’ mean anymore. Short is like the beginning of Time. Long is like a few wips into it. Excellent synopsis (the whole post, I mean, not just the Waiting ;) ) What did Megan say ‘thank you’ to Ms Frizzle about? Could I give you a shout when I manage to grab my Muse'...
by BlueCrab
Sun May 25, 2014 3:19 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107484
Views: 53319466

Re: 1190: "Time"

About San Francisco after a bit of ketchup I found this! That's right across the bay from me. I may not be the most up on the language, but meeting moplys out and about is always treeish! Yay! Don't sweat the OTTish, we'll translate if we have too :D ...Gosh, it's like you xuys are speaking a differ...
by BlueCrab
Sat May 24, 2014 3:25 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107484
Views: 53319466

Re: 1190: "Time"

http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=44526 :evil: Hey, you made me azule and I almost woke up Little Bear! (It's Time for him to wake up anyway :P ) And, oh dear, I didn't realize I was starting a chain of unbalanced parens. I should go back and fix that. Or not. :twisted: No, that's all rig...
by BlueCrab
Fri May 23, 2014 9:12 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107484
Views: 53319466

Re: 1190: "Time"

...he always seems to wonder when he gets in the car, "new family, again?" He can't know why his leash was handed over, just that it was. This summer he'll turn four, so we'll have had him for half his life. Will he ever stop wondering? He might eventually, with you giving him and your ot...
by BlueCrab
Fri May 23, 2014 5:20 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 53319466

Re: Possible OTTer Meetup in California

Attention all OTTers! Are you here and awake? The Time has arrived for your Presence, and Cake!* image.jpg I'm going to be in San Francisco June 6-11, and would love to see any OTTers who could come for a visit. I'll be pm'ing with lmjb1964 about when and where - throw one of us a line if you'd like...
by BlueCrab
Fri May 23, 2014 4:23 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Sorry about the Zanclean Toilet, BlueCrab. Say, you haven't used a punsaw lately, have you? Used one myself? No, but I'm sure I've deserved having it used on me :lol: Hm, we need more data points. We either need someone else to have a Zanclean incident who doesn't use a punsaw, or have someone else...
by BlueCrab
Fri May 23, 2014 5:39 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107484
Views: 53319466

Re: 1190: "Time"

MOTHER ONG S... http://xkcd.mscha.org/otcstories/npb/t1i-1106.png Wait, I just realized - No, Megan, don't touch it! If you touch it you're inviting it in, and we're all DOOMED! Thus ends Time After Time. OMR she touched it, didn't she? That's why there're only four newpages ahead of me. Megan star...
by BlueCrab
Thu May 22, 2014 6:00 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107484
Views: 53319466

Re: 1190: "Time"

Outside, off-topic: I think the world would be a better place if we had some way to tell other motorized raftcastle drivers that we're going to change directions, some kind of signal. A sparkly pinwheel, maybe, stuck out the appropriate side of the car? Back to the topic at hand: Hm, you've given me...
by BlueCrab
Tue May 20, 2014 9:31 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107484
Views: 53319466

Re: 1190: "Time"

I have amused myself by writing a prediction (pretty accurate, I think) about what will happen the first time I meet BlitzGirl in real life. mikrit, that's wowterful! Do your townspeople really pun that much? :D Re frames 1428 and 1429, The disappearing object on the far right looks a lot like plan...
by BlueCrab
Tue May 20, 2014 3:37 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Apologies for not having contributed to the wipend post count; it was a very Outside couple of dips. (I took most of Sunday for myself and did nothing. Ah, sweet nothing!) And yesterdip the ceiling flooded.* Pre-ketchup reply clearance: I think an hour is waaaayyy too long to play at a single stretc...
by BlueCrab
Fri May 16, 2014 10:32 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Edit G : Gingercat , please view (snip): http://www.forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=41210&mode=view Edit P : Please post this into the Future, where, surprisingly, this does not exist. Lions and tigers and Gingercats, oh my! I now retroactively exist in the past that never had me! ...
by BlueCrab
Fri May 16, 2014 7:28 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

(What happened to the sea meeting anyway?!) I think of all the other OTTers every time I'm in the rain :) Actually I thought of mentioning it wip before last when everything was drenched here, but my shoes had been wet for hours and smelled dreadful, so I decided not to... Hands up everymolpy who d...
by BlueCrab
Fri May 16, 2014 5:22 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Saturn is (from Earth's perspective) getting very close to the SkyCircle. Today's Oops, yesterdip's APOD is related (and neat!) Hey, I thought I saw a GingerCat! Or did I? You did! You did taw a GingerCat! BTW, BlueCrab, I always enjoy the views into how your brain works. :D Thanks! Yeah, the i...
by BlueCrab
Wed May 14, 2014 8:49 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Every time Newpixbot posts a pic now I'm a little afraid to expand the image - I keep thinking that in the blue gloom I'll see that DeadBeanie has moved just a little bit. :| Radioactive ZomBeanies: not your friends.
by BlueCrab
Wed May 14, 2014 5:38 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: Blindpost NP1942

ggh, nice deserty effect. I know you're the one to request it with: could you make a desert/dessert Awesomepix? I know you can do it! Gee, I don't know. Is this what you're after? http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=44405&mode=view http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=44406&m...
by BlueCrab
Wed May 14, 2014 6:47 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107484
Views: 53319466

Re: Time After Time: t1i-1067

Eeeee, I'm in a story! http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=43163 And such a steakish one, too. This is very awesomeful! Thanks, I'm glad you like it! You were the inspiration, after all :D Um, the Time After Time at the top of this newpage: MODEL ONG S... http://xkcd.mscha.org/otcstories/np...
by BlueCrab
Sat May 10, 2014 1:45 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107484
Views: 53319466

Re: Time After Time: t1i-1047

LAMM ONG S... http://xkcd.mscha.org/otcstories/npb/t1i-1047.png LOOK OUT! -- posted by newpixbot I'm getting a little worried that the arc-plants aren't arcing. But I haven't gone back and viewed the backstory yet, do they always arc? (Ooh, I expanded to look at that droopy flower at the top lip of...
by BlueCrab
Fri May 09, 2014 7:15 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107484
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Re: 1190: "Time"

The Typo sounds like an adorable monster. Yeah, I just couldn't bring myself to make it a horrible Abomination from Hell ^^ Edit : s/form/from/g (That's how they thank me, eh ? ) Small is how they ride around on your fingers without you noticing... Steakish story BlueCrab ! Thanks! Now I can think ...
by BlueCrab
Fri May 09, 2014 3:02 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 53319466

Re: 1190: "Time"

And so Cueganzzle and their newly acquired wheelstick set out for Mt. Doom Bluecave. The BlueCave ? Ch*rp, I haven't finished cleaning yet! ETA: Going out to kill as much poison ivy as I can find (on my own property, that is.) If I seem to be basement we for a while, it'll be because I'm in hospita...
by BlueCrab
Thu May 08, 2014 7:27 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107484
Views: 53319466

Re: 1190: "Time"

[heads back toward the basement while muttering quietly about printing castles made of sand with his own slime trails] (sees slime trail) Huh, what's this? A... bumpy slime trail. The bumps look like letters of some kind, they say... http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=37548 http://forums.x...
by BlueCrab
Thu May 08, 2014 7:02 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

For pope of newpage... um... this page? Is this 1935? Wow, it's been a while since I followed a decree on the appropriate page... When Link achieved the Rosetta Tile the other dip I was assaulted by a muse, and being almost as susceptible to those as I am to Procrastinations, I jotted some things do...
by BlueCrab
Thu May 08, 2014 5:49 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Holy ch*rp we can PRINT OUT CANDY. We. Can. Print. Out. Candy. Excuse me while I try to wrap my head around this. And drool a little bit. Yeah :D 3D printed candy. I've learned one of my former professors has got leukemia. Do we 3D print blood cells yet? They've asked everyone to donate blood t...
by BlueCrab
Wed May 07, 2014 9:47 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

I do need the formula as well, but the decree was for units of time. (Pretty sure he meant Time, not time, but I did what I could.) I'll work on writing out the formula for you, but it'll be complete nonsense: I never studied Boolean algebra :D Caramel tunnels do sound pretty good, any idea how to ...
by BlueCrab
Mon May 05, 2014 9:27 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Φ Endorphines are released when you break something (amongst other causes for release). They are natural painkillers. I didn't feel pain for about 24 hours after the fractured leg, although I immediately got a screaming [ size=1030]"THIS IS NOT GOOD"[/size] signal from my leg. That si...
by BlueCrab
Mon May 05, 2014 8:04 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Aluisio, ucim, BlitzGirl, and anyOTTer else who answered me,
Thanks! I should have thought to look in the wiki first, of course, lazy crab that I am :oops:
by BlueCrab
Mon May 05, 2014 2:45 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 53319466

Re: And why my TimeAcessor schedule is unhealthy.

This talk about unmatched pairs and augmentation reminded me of why I wear sunglasses. Would someone guide me through the steps of posting an image from the web instead of from my photo album? What do you mean? All the images I post are uploaded from my phone's photo album - either taken by me or s...
by BlueCrab
Mon May 05, 2014 2:17 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Fake tit: https://fbcdn-sphotos-a-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-prn2/t1.0-9/p403x403/1374131_748341208515642_465163606_n.jpg Normally those come in pairs. Not necessarily! My best friend had a single augmentation when she was 17, paid for by her mother's insurance... Oh, the birds, yes, um - no I don't...
by BlueCrab
Sun May 04, 2014 4:20 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 53319466

Re: 1190: "Time"

Here's a wikipedia article on a tit

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