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by Gingercat
Tue Mar 28, 2017 9:46 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

http://images2.wikia.nocookie.net/__cb20130901094155/xkcd-time/images/thumb/c/c3/InTheCastle.png/450px-InTheCastle.png That sketch is gorgeous!! Amazing!! I would absolutely love to see more art in that exact style. Edit to add: The next Torgos update will be completely caught up; you'll finally ge...
by Gingercat
Tue Mar 28, 2017 5:03 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Ket"

I've begun to ketchup, and I have determined that it seems 'Reekslayer' is not the name of an exiting metal band. So I posit it as a Vital Hotdog Function metal cover band. Well, more metal than VHF sometimes is. Last nip StormAngel and I played some hotcardboarddogs with friends. Both were new to ...
by Gingercat
Tue Mar 28, 2017 4:48 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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The Chronicles of Torgos, Vol. 15

Welcome to The Chronicles of Torgos, Vol. 15! The theme of today's update is "The Enemy Within", where Torgos and co. track down the Dread Captain and his remaining allies, and things take a very interesting twist... <- Volume 14 The journal pages here feel thick and heavy, like they're we...
by Gingercat
Mon Mar 27, 2017 10:32 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Ninja'd, please ignore the cat behind the curtain
by Gingercat
Sun Mar 26, 2017 9:59 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Yay for deBasementing!

My Randall, y'all have been busy! I have too, but on the Outside. [spoilersnip!] Amazing! That is a beautiful result :) Edit: Wow, BlitzGirl has made an appearance! And yappo! And so many others, holy wow! Welcome forward, xuys :mrgeen: Are any of you yet familiar with shameless self-promotion Torg...
by Gingercat
Thu Mar 23, 2017 4:56 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: NJ in the 80s

That is a fascinating story ggh, have you looked into what could have caused that effect? It reminds me a bit of the way low frequency standing waves can cause feelings of terror. A quick Google search on the physiological effects preceding close proximity lightning strikes reveals very little of i...
by Gingercat
Thu Mar 23, 2017 12:59 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107492
Views: 53475261

Re: 1190: "Time"

Most of those images don't seem to have worked...
by Gingercat
Mon Mar 20, 2017 10:17 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

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by Gingercat
Sun Mar 19, 2017 10:16 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

But what happened to the barbarian Gingercat? Purely as written, Torgos didn't know; she simply absconded with one or more vampires. You'll find out what happened in the next instalment or two, I promise. :) This arc is close to being wrapped up (and IRL has been as of Friday night; the tale just n...
by Gingercat
Thu Mar 16, 2017 5:33 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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The Chronicles of Torgos, Vol. 14

Welcome to The Chronicles of Torgos, Vol. 14! The theme of today's update is "This Brothel Sucks", where Torgos visits an island brothel and things don't go as expected... But then, do they ever when he's involved? <- Volume 13 The journal pages here feel just slightly creepy. More like th...
by Gingercat
Wed Mar 15, 2017 1:07 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107492
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Don't forget raptor, keyboard and ribbit :)
by Gingercat
Wed Mar 15, 2017 12:13 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time": _BUNGALOWS 2: ELECTRIC BAGALOO_

well...Arn't you a Ray of SunShine. (sarcasm) I'm not good at sarcasm. but, but, umm... The rain we had beat the flowers to pieces. I'd see the little daffodils bloom in the night. I'd go out and cut them for a bud vase. The ones left outside were beaten to pulp by the rain. Oh. :? I'm ...
by Gingercat
Wed Mar 15, 2017 12:01 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Seems to me like the lack of a key made for an excellent training opportunity for the lackey. Oh god I'm going to get punsawed SO hard for that...
by Gingercat
Tue Mar 14, 2017 9:44 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Rain is not so bad, friends.

Without rain, everything would be dry, brown and crispy; not at all the cheerful green that happens when rain does.

Flowers are that much prettier when covered in fresh raindrops.
by Gingercat
Mon Mar 13, 2017 10:27 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Kill with Death Slap, get killed with Death Stare. Eh, Seems fair. That's what we all thought. And Bogtart gets to hang around (both literally and figuratively) telling the story to everyone who'll listen as a glow-in-the-dark skeleton. Hell of a way to become a celebrity! This reader's also pleasa...
by Gingercat
Mon Mar 13, 2017 6:10 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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The Chronicles of Torgos, Vol. 13

Welcome to The Chronicles of Torgos, Vol. 13! The theme of today's update is "And You Thought They Stank Before", where Torgos takes a peek at what his Goblins have been up to of late. He's pleasantly surprised... <- Volume 12 The journal pages stink. Seriously. They smell, just faintly, l...
by Gingercat
Sun Mar 12, 2017 10:57 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107492
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Re: 1190: "Time"

quick blind post: [...] I opened my eyes to see Clear Skies! How delightfully ironic! :wink: Sometimes the only clear skies available to see are inside one's own head. I can't say that's the case for me, however; mine usually contains rain and thunderstorms. But that's ok; I like rain and love thun...
by Gingercat
Wed Mar 08, 2017 9:37 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Editing to add: Does anyone else have the epsilon feeling that they should Blitz the entire OTT [again] because there's so much stuff referenced that [I/they] can't remember clearly anymore? Oh yes. Someday, I will blitz the whole thread again. Eventually. The OTT is a beautiful thing, but ever sin...
by Gingercat
Tue Mar 07, 2017 10:57 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

The next Torgos instalment will be The Beginning of the End, I think... If our current situation is anything to go by. I hope everyone enjoyed his RAMMING SPEED approach to life's problems in the last instalment :) We have had weeks of sunshine and 24 degree weather, this is very unusual here for th...
by Gingercat
Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:27 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Why must you saddle us with these puns? Must I get the punsaw to whip you into shape, or will it just spur you on? It's not my fault that there's a switch in my walk canter! You're along for the ride now, you drew the short straw bale, lol ; might as well enjoy the view from atop your high horse. D...
by Gingercat
Mon Mar 06, 2017 5:29 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: char const* reply_to[1];

ggh wrote:
Gingercat wrote:
AluisioASG wrote:But how much Time is a mop?

The answer will floor you.

Your wildest dreams pail in comparison.


No, my wildest dreams kicked the bucket long ago; those wild horses are much more stableheh now.
How many other posts have tinytext that is invisible until quoted? Oh the mystery!!
by Gingercat
Sun Mar 05, 2017 9:41 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 53475261

Re: char const* reply_to[1];

AluisioASG wrote:But how much Time is a mop?


The answer will floor you.

I'll just see myself out.
by Gingercat
Thu Mar 02, 2017 1:59 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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The Chronicles of Torgos, Vol. 12

Welcome to The Chronicles of Torgos, Vol. 12! The theme of today's update is "Yo Ho Ho And A Bottle Of Shark", where Torgos takes a pirate attack VERY personally on the high seas! <- Volume 11 The journal pages here feel damp, scaly, more like fish skin than paper. Combined with the ongoin...
by Gingercat
Wed Mar 01, 2017 10:48 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107492
Views: 53475261

Re: 1190: "Time"

Molpish thoughts have been effective. Addams will still be in the hospital for a couple more days, but is doing better and says she's getting her sense of humor back. :) Whew! Getting it back? Oh, somehow I doubt she'd ever lose that . Not entirely, ever. :) It was just... buried. Under a couple of...
by Gingercat
Wed Mar 01, 2017 6:12 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: bOTTeriada goes ONG

the mr*bdex story cONGtinues. apprehensive and more concerned with each other than the bOTTifactors who had triangulated them. "This looks familiar," whispered Timrlorme to the others. "I've seen this sort of standoff whilst playing *Pokémolp``RUN!*" Mrorl rolled his eyes. Timrl...
by Gingercat
Tue Feb 28, 2017 1:15 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Molpcome back, ZoomanSP!

Awesomeful to hear your trip went as intended :)
by Gingercat
Mon Feb 27, 2017 10:36 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107492
Views: 53475261

Re: 1190: "Time"

Eternal Density wrote:Footnotes of Febrion was a webisode documentary about the early history of Vital Hotdog Function.


That documentary is a thing of beauty.

mikrit wrote:That's a coincidence. I, too, have a secret organ
Spoiler:
in my pants.


Well played with
by Gingercat
Sun Feb 26, 2017 10:23 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

... http://1190.bicyclesonthemoon.info/bsta/bsta-000053.png AP: A game? AP: What kind of game? B: A multiplayer computer game. B: A game we both play on our computers. AP: Playing on our computers is not what we'll be doing, I'm afraid. B: You don't know which game I propose and you alr...
by Gingercat
Sun Feb 26, 2017 9:55 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

lmjb1964 wrote:Also, "Footnotes of Febrion" sounds like, I don't know, some sort of epic novel, maybe.


The Chronicles of Torgos are likely often annotated with the Footnotes of Febrion. Without them, they'd make even less sense! :mrgreen:
by Gingercat
Thu Feb 23, 2017 4:45 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

I've been wondering much the same, addams. Perhaps everyone is busy; perhaps they are Basemented tempermanently. Time does indeed ebb and flow; some dips, the postrate here is quite seaish; at other Times, it is more like streamish (riverish and tiny). I still need to write some more Chronicles too;...
by Gingercat
Tue Feb 21, 2017 5:51 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

GnomeAnne wrote:
Gingercat wrote:It would be using a shoedem to make the connection.

Heh.

Related:
My internet was out all day, the serviceman got to my home and rebooted the modem. I had already done this twice. The internet immediately started working. :?


So he had to reboot the shoedem?

The man's got sole.
by Gingercat
Tue Feb 21, 2017 2:14 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

ucim wrote:Maybe coincidence uses shoe? And there is the balthabikephone too...

Jose


It would be using a shoedem to make the connection.

Or maybe a SDSL (ShoeDSL) connection?
by Gingercat
Thu Feb 16, 2017 3:56 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

ggh wrote:Mustard just got real.


That's because it involves OG Loc.

Or as a friend and I like to call him, in reference to the bugs [Oglops] in Final Fantasy 9, "Ogloc".
by Gingercat
Tue Feb 14, 2017 12:00 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 53475261

Re: 1190: "Time"

ucim wrote:
Gingercat wrote:Yeah; he's yet to brew a Potion of Frost Giant Strength
Skimming through the OTT in a raptorish reketchup, I came across this and read it as a "Proton of Froth Giant Strength". Is this the homeopathic version of quantum mechanics?


That sounds like an upgraded Beer Golem.
by Gingercat
Mon Feb 13, 2017 12:09 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Clickbait title: "Doctors Can't Believe It: Laura and addams Continue To Improve (Thanks To This One Weird Trick)"

(It's called: "Keep breathing". Try it, prove me wrong.)

;)
by Gingercat
Sun Feb 12, 2017 10:40 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

So much molpish news!

Too much for me to quote individually.

Suffice to say:

I'm so very glad that everyone is ok and getting better.

Huge kitty hugs to you all.
by Gingercat
Wed Feb 08, 2017 10:52 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 53475261

Re: 1190: "Time"

We have seen that Beanies have some optical devices. So, if they can make such things, Is it possible for a Beanie to wear glasses? Counter-question: Given the seemingly much lower populations densities, is it possible for the genetic faults that result in glasses being required to have been "...
by Gingercat
Wed Feb 08, 2017 5:48 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

by Gingercat
Tue Feb 07, 2017 10:55 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

taixzo wrote:Image


:mrgreen:

Well played.
by Gingercat
Sun Feb 05, 2017 10:35 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107492
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Re: The Chronicles of Torgos, Vol. 11

I got confused: did the face thing happen because he attacked that thing, or did he attack it because it defaced him? In-character, noone knows why he's now The Gnome Without A Face. We were not witness to that transformation. OOC, I know that he performed some sort of blood ritual to commune with ...

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