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by <nyssa>
Tue Apr 07, 2009 12:19 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: High and low point of your day
Replies: 3315
Views: 246075

Re: High and low point of your day

High: Realizing I'm probably legitimately friends with my lab partner now. Low: Getting paired for my games project with the guy in the class I hate the most because I didn't jump on the ball and attach myself to another group. It's made worse by finding out he has very few skills to contribute, an...
by <nyssa>
Mon Apr 06, 2009 11:49 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: SO MOTHEREFFIN HAPPY Thread :)
Replies: 527
Views: 63070

Re: SO MOTHEREFFIN HAPPY Thread :)

Helios471 wrote:Nyssa: Its squee worthy, so it must be good.

Haha it is. I'm trying not to jump the gun and squee too much too early though. Its not working. Squee :)!
by <nyssa>
Mon Apr 06, 2009 10:47 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2776081

Re: Confessional Lead- Something weighing on your mind?

Luthen wrote:
Fess: I'm tempted not to clean up my cooking mess and train the cat to do so instead.

Do it! You'll make millions!

Fess: I should really be doing homework right now. In fact, I think I will. Just five more minutes of procrastination and I will. I promise.
by <nyssa>
Mon Apr 06, 2009 10:43 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: SO MOTHEREFFIN HAPPY Thread :)
Replies: 527
Views: 63070

Re: SO MOTHEREFFIN HAPPY Thread :)

Squee! This is all. I'm so happy right now. Never thought I'd ever feel like this again :).
by <nyssa>
Sun Apr 05, 2009 12:19 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90172
Views: 9085781

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

Hit3k wrote:Janeane Garofalo was just on rove. Awesome.

:shock: She's on Rove now! What's it like in the future, Hit3k?
by <nyssa>
Thu Apr 02, 2009 12:15 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2776081

Re: Confessional Lead- Something weighing on your mind?

Luthen wrote:Fess: I stole the cookies from the cookie jar.

It was you?! The mystery is solved! Now I can finally stop singing *phew*.
by <nyssa>
Tue Mar 31, 2009 11:07 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90172
Views: 9085781

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

Yes. I wish I could afford to pick up the violin again.
by <nyssa>
Mon Mar 30, 2009 2:18 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90172
Views: 9085781

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

Cheesecake is cake! This is a custard pie. Much difference.
by <nyssa>
Mon Mar 30, 2009 1:58 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Lucky Ten Thousand (TIL)
Replies: 13421
Views: 1715599

Re: Today I Learned

Wow, you have an awesome car. My car *looks* awesome, but its a 1989 and breaks down all the time! Listing the things that aren't wrong with it takes less time than listing what is wrong with it :P
by <nyssa>
Mon Mar 30, 2009 1:21 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Lucky Ten Thousand (TIL)
Replies: 13421
Views: 1715599

Re: Today I Learned

I feel that way about my car as well. And at the same time, how much have you spent on it? The other day I learned that I had spent close to twice as much as my car cost me on getting it fixed :shock:
by <nyssa>
Mon Mar 30, 2009 12:27 pm UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: "Holy crap I know you/live there/work there"
Replies: 51
Views: 15024

Re: "Holy crap I know you/live there/work there"

Almost all of my friends read xkcd, which makes for awesome conversations. I'm pretty sure no one I know in real life reads or posts on the forum though. Today I saw a guy wearing a 'compiling' shirt. That was awesome :)
by <nyssa>
Mon Mar 30, 2009 7:05 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90172
Views: 9085781

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

amidoinitrite??
Spoiler:
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by <nyssa>
Mon Mar 30, 2009 2:23 am UTC
Forum: Your art and links
Topic: Moo & Keo Webcomic. ["Mistaken Identity" up 12th April]
Replies: 1226
Views: 156238

Re: Moo & Keo Webcomic. [Bonus now up, 27th Mar]

I know eh? That was pretty awesome :)
by <nyssa>
Mon Mar 30, 2009 2:19 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90172
Views: 9085781

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

My problem is not that I forget I have the assignments till just before/after they are due, but more that I know I have them. I know for weeks and I consciously put them off, until it is just before they are due, then I have to force myself to do them. Its made for a lot of ninja submissions 1 minut...
by <nyssa>
Sun Mar 29, 2009 11:29 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2776081

Re: Confessional Lead- Something weighing on your mind?

Fess: I was way too amused by the integral fess and the other such math fesses. And then I was way too disappointed when I couldn't think of one myself. Short of writing F355. Which, really, is just silly. Fess: I going to continue writing a ballad rather than do my quantum homework. Also, ballad >>...
by <nyssa>
Sat Mar 28, 2009 12:58 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3480041

Re: Rant Thread

My monitor broke! And by broke I mean displayed everything tinted with yellow. Which was a pain. So I had to swap it for the monitor off my old computer which is teensy! And it hurts my eyes. Grr.
by <nyssa>
Thu Mar 26, 2009 1:46 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: The Great XKCD present exchange!
Replies: 327
Views: 22804

Re: The Great XKCD present exchange!

Meowgan's method would make sure no one that wanted to be involved was left out. I think the best way to avoid this is not to just post here and wait to be inundated with requests. Post something cool that you could send, or PM someone you'd be interested in exchanging with. You make a good point, ...
by <nyssa>
Thu Mar 26, 2009 1:39 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: The Great XKCD present exchange!
Replies: 327
Views: 22804

Re: The Great XKCD present exchange!

Ooh, ooh, ooh, I could send stitching! Anyone want a bookmark? Or a pokemon? I'm in Australia and happy to send anywhere, so long as something neat is being sent back :). Also, I agree with Moo, I think less formal is good, but also Meowgan's method would make sure no one that wanted to be involved ...
by <nyssa>
Thu Mar 26, 2009 1:02 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: How do you buy your music?
Replies: 35
Views: 2378

Re: How do you buy your music?

Its a pretty simple mp3 player to tell you the truth, its by the brand Creative, and basically it has a cord which goes from the mp3 player to the place where you would plug headphones into the turntable (I have a late 80s turntable with a radio and tape deck too). Then as you play the records, inst...
by <nyssa>
Thu Mar 26, 2009 9:48 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 2982055

Re: Postify your facerity

Thanks for the nice comments everyone! @d33p - haha, yeah, I noticed the horrible red-eye only after I posted the picture or I would have done something about it :S.

Also, Gojoe and a gorilla! Thats an awesome picture, and an awesome gorilla impersonation, hehe.
by <nyssa>
Thu Mar 26, 2009 8:08 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 2982055

Re: Postify your facerity

What do you mean not very attractive?

Here is the only picture of me with a drink I could find, and its pretty old, also I'm drinking a vodka cruiser! You'd never see me with one of those these days. My expression is priceless, however.
Spoiler:
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by <nyssa>
Thu Mar 26, 2009 7:48 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: How do you buy your music?
Replies: 35
Views: 2378

Re: How do you buy your music?

I have a neat mp3 player which plugs into my turntable and will record the songs off my LPs as mp3s :). Then I plug my mp3 player into the radio in my car and I'm away! Hooray for technology.
by <nyssa>
Thu Mar 26, 2009 7:36 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: High and low point of your day
Replies: 3315
Views: 246075

Re: High and low point of your day

High: I didn't have to give my talk today! We ran out of time so mine (and about half of the tutorial's) talks are next week. Which is good. I still sound nasal from my cold.

Low: I stayed up all night perfecting that bloody thing. I could have got some sleep last night! Oh well.
by <nyssa>
Wed Mar 25, 2009 10:05 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 2982055

Re: Postify your facerity

DJ- you look really cool, I like your piercings. You look kinda pirate-y with the bandana as well :).

Gojoe - I love that you have so many pictures of you jumping, I think its funny.
by <nyssa>
Wed Mar 25, 2009 8:50 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3480041

Re: Rant Thread

Bah I know what you mean, we have a fax machine ring us occasionally, or someone try to send a fax to our number when we don't have a fax machine :S. Its annoying because you pick up the phone and just get high pitched beeping in your ear. Meanwhile, I'd be worried if it can leave messages on your a...
by <nyssa>
Wed Mar 25, 2009 8:45 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90172
Views: 9085781

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

Bah, that sucks, hope its not as bad as you think.

Do nicknames make anyone else feel all warm and fuzzy like? I know some nicknames can be a bit demeaning, but today a friend of mine said hi to me when he got to uni by saying "How's it going, soldier?", and it made me feel special.
by <nyssa>
Wed Mar 25, 2009 8:11 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: How do you buy your music?
Replies: 35
Views: 2378

Re: How do you buy your music?

Julien wrote:
<nyssa> wrote:If its a new band that I've found, or that someone has pointed me to, I'll buy the CD. But my music taste is mainly from the 60s/70s/80s so I have rather a large collection of vinyl as well :).



Marry me :D

...oh wait no, I'm married already...

Hehehehe, you may just find yourself sig'd.
by <nyssa>
Tue Mar 24, 2009 7:57 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Which radio station do you listen to ?
Replies: 35
Views: 4466

Re: Which radio station do you listen to ?

Triple J!
Its an Australia-wide station with awesome music and pretty interesting talk-back type stuff as well. Also, the website has pretty good stuff on it, a wide variety, if you've got the time to check it out.
by <nyssa>
Tue Mar 24, 2009 7:47 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: How do you buy your music?
Replies: 35
Views: 2378

Re: How do you buy your music?

If its a new band that I've found, or that someone has pointed me to, I'll buy the CD. But my music taste is mainly from the 60s/70s/80s so I have rather a large collection of vinyl as well :).
by <nyssa>
Tue Mar 24, 2009 6:37 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2776081

Re: Confessional Fred- He doesn't care much about your problems

Fess: I should be writing a paper but I feel too rotten to concentrate properly. I can't even concentrate on procrastinating properly. *cough* *hack* Bleargh I feel terrible. Also I think I've had over the recommended dose of Soothers today...
by <nyssa>
Tue Mar 24, 2009 6:33 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do you sit?
Replies: 62
Views: 4665

Re: How do you sit?

I sit cross legged pretty much all the time, even on computer chairs, but in lectures I tend to sit with one leg tucked under my thigh. I have also been known to kneel on computer chairs, when I'm getting particularly frustrated with assignments and I feel that being closer to the computer is going ...
by <nyssa>
Mon Mar 23, 2009 11:51 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3480041

Re: Rant Thread

*hugs Moo* hope your week starts looking better soon.

Also, this is not really a rant, more a whinge, but I'm coming down with something :(. I have a sore throat, a headache, my nose is all stuffed up, my skin's really sensitive, my teeth hurt, all in all I just feel horrible. *crawls into a corner*
by <nyssa>
Mon Mar 23, 2009 8:21 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90172
Views: 9085781

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

Hehe, Torvaun, you can have a cookie.
by <nyssa>
Mon Mar 23, 2009 6:49 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90172
Views: 9085781

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

Also, clearly you need to work out how to fence with yourself ;) Why, when I have plenty of people here to swordfight with! *lunges* You guys fight like dairy farmers! :P how do you know they aren't dairy farmers? *gets run through* *staggers away bleeding from gaping chest wound" i'm not very...
by <nyssa>
Mon Mar 23, 2009 4:23 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90172
Views: 9085781

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

|Erasmus| wrote:Also, clearly you need to work out how to fence with yourself ;)
Why, when I have plenty of people here to swordfight with!
*lunges*
You guys fight like dairy farmers! :P
by <nyssa>
Mon Mar 23, 2009 2:33 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90172
Views: 9085781

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

ACU-LP wrote:If you have time, both would likely go hand-in-hand; a large part of fencing is footwork, so dancing would likely improve your adaptability in that area.
I'd love to do both, however, that, a 3rd year comp sci degree, my job, and band practice leaves no time for sleep!
by <nyssa>
Mon Mar 23, 2009 2:27 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90172
Views: 9085781

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

Never fear, google and the Yellow Pages will come through for me! I've been looking for something physical to pick up. My other choice is swing dancing, which I reckon looks awesome.
by <nyssa>
Mon Mar 23, 2009 2:19 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90172
Views: 9085781

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

Oooh, I'll look into that! Thanks :)
by <nyssa>
Mon Mar 23, 2009 2:16 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90172
Views: 9085781

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

I have no idea. My knowledge of swordfighting is severely limited, but I'll be at home if we break out some insults =P
by <nyssa>
Mon Mar 23, 2009 2:11 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90172
Views: 9085781

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

Hit3k wrote:
<nyssa> wrote:
Hit3k wrote:
<nyssa> wrote:Wanna swordfight with me while my code compiles to pass the time?

Yes. Yes I do.

*lunge*

*dodge* *thrust* The people looking over my shoulder right now might find what I'm writing rather suspicious...

*parry* *cut*
Hey! Damn ninja'fencers

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