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by Sustainabilizer
Thu Feb 04, 2016 10:46 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: 1190: "Time"

Hey, I've had an idea of how to pass the time till the ONGs come back, or something else starts up. It's call Making Time Slightly Worse. Here's my first offering: http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=50904 FTFY. <computery stuff>: I removed the “&t=1” from your image's URL “http://f...
by Sustainabilizer
Sun Jan 31, 2016 9:06 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: Time After Time: t-1_0672 – ENAP: 10 so far

It seems that the Beanies are waiting for it.

ETA: I'm still confused about what they did with the stairs.
Measure the flow?

taixzo wrote:Where is our millenial pope, anyway?
Edit: Pope, coincidentally. Decree: reach out to basementees

I'll try.
Wait for it.
by Sustainabilizer
Thu Jan 28, 2016 11:58 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: Conference Videos

So... DropBox? No, please. This would enable them to publish it whenever they like. Or perhaps I could get ED to temporarily put it on timelessriver.net and send the link to you? A server administered by OTTer? That would be perfect. :) Once I get access, I'd put the video on our server and make it...
by Sustainabilizer
Thu Jan 28, 2016 8:21 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: Conference Videos

I'm making a video of Addams' OTTerCon speech, and need permissions to post it online. To get permission from addams, better send her a PM. She doesn't ketchup the OTT on a regular basis. Also it makes sense to show her the video in advance. I kept the camera on Addams, but also appearing are Susta...
by Sustainabilizer
Fri Jan 15, 2016 11:54 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: Time After Time: t1i-0353½

I like bubbles. I tried to look up a science explanation for them, but I then I thought, meh, chirp it. Bubbles because bubbles are neato. I'm hanging out in a hospital room tonight. The Little Wonder broke her arm and they're keeping her for observation. Looks like she'll have to have surgery to s...
by Sustainabilizer
Thu Jan 14, 2016 10:31 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: BTTBAA(A?)

I made something, A mirror of the OTT facebook group ( http://1190.bicyclesonthemoon.info/facebug ) ETA: https works too: https://1190.bicyclesonthemoon.info/facebug (MD5 fingerprint: 1F:BC:66:E1:D8:80:4D:52:B4:57:F6:8D:51:DC:CA:91 SHA1 fingerprint: 13:66:B1:8D:D3:45:93:BA:94:CD:53:B1:8D:09:FB:B2:4...
by Sustainabilizer
Wed Jan 13, 2016 8:56 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: 1190: "Time"

That URL is not future-safe; might want to edit it to http://what-if.xkcd.com/141. Oops! Fixed. Thanks for pointing it out. I think that the Beanies are not welding the wall, but rather giving it a life-giving jolt of energy. (It's alive!!!) The wall is now alive and breathing, hence the bubbles. M...
by Sustainabilizer
Tue Jan 12, 2016 9:16 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: 1190: "Time"

I finally remembered to travel to the past to give rakhal his hatavar. I wasn't sure how far he might have gotten since his last post, so I put it in a couple different places. I hope xe gets it. Thanks. Now we can wait for it. :) A wall has been built. The botmarines are leaving. Release the energ...
by Sustainabilizer
Thu Jan 07, 2016 9:55 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: Time After Time: t-1_0617

Sustainabilizer wrote:A wall has been built.
The botmarines are leaving.
Release the energy?

Energy! :) Yaay!

What is it wielding?
Some handles for fixation?
And what are HammockGirlLongBeanie doing with the steps they took from the staircase?
by Sustainabilizer
Sun Jan 03, 2016 9:43 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

ENAP: Indeed! (Just post! No need to fear my trebuchet!)

Happy new yip, everyone! http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=43569 @mrob27: Congratulations on your big round-number milestone! @Eternal Density: Congratulations on your centapostversary! @hujackus: Congratulations on your correct prediction of the 2016 Epilogue Sequence! Yaay for SCIENCE ! ...
by Sustainabilizer
Tue Dec 29, 2015 9:56 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: Time After Time: t-1_0583

A wall has been built.
The botmarines are leaving.
Release the energy?
by Sustainabilizer
Fri Dec 25, 2015 8:58 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: 1190: "Time"

New OtherComic.

Image

Spoiler:
Wait for it.

OtherComic #1621 + m1006 + m1073 + m1862 (“What's … ?”)

Redundant:
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by Sustainabilizer
Sun Dec 20, 2015 5:25 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: M&MS... IN SPACE!

http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=45514 Your opinion about ongbots, etc. ⋅ For the OTC and stories hosted on mscha's server, newpixbot is the overlord who founded the tradition of bot-ONGing. Xe decides when to ONG. ⋅ The same holds for oldpixbot and randompixbot. &sdo...
by Sustainabilizer
Sat Dec 19, 2015 10:42 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Time flies? I always time them like a trebuchet.

When I saw mscha's colorisations at first i thought these are old ones reposted bt the bot. But much later I noticed that I haven't seen them before. fth , kxa , b , and tht : in Botopia ??? “tht” was my guess about this character's name, but I guessed wrong . The real name of this character is unk...
by Sustainabilizer
Wed Dec 16, 2015 5:27 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: 1190: "Time"

Every few years I wonder how people can still be talking about this comic, and I check out this thread only to be reminded that it's just a random sandbox thread. Well, we are still talking about 1190: Time and what emerged from it. I admit, it's not always easy to see. Well, our current com.xkcd.f...
by Sustainabilizer
Tue Dec 15, 2015 8:37 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: 1190: "Time"

ZoomanSP wrote:New OtherComic.

Obvious Obligatory OtherComic Ottification:

Image
Spoiler:
Can we have mince pies for dessert?

Redundant:
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by Sustainabilizer
Mon Dec 07, 2015 8:23 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: 1190: "Time"

So I heard read things about an IRC? Is there an IRC for the OTT? If so, what's the channel name and server? I'd like to join. #ott at irc.oftc.net. (ATM, there's just me.) I'd like to BFTF to the list of things worth visiting. Preview Edit To Add: Molpish nostalgia! Again I see a post While I subm...
by Sustainabilizer
Mon Dec 07, 2015 7:47 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: 1190: "Time"

I think I'll still be Blitzing actually, but also I'll be here in the present, so it'll be like I'm in superposition between Blitzing and not. Neat. Neat, indeed! :) Welcome forward, TieSoul, Quantum Blitzer the First! ETA: Where did the post go I'm replying to? Must be a quantum effect … Do we hav...
by Sustainabilizer
Mon Dec 07, 2015 3:41 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: I MADE YOU A ZOMBIE OTTER EYEBALL BUT I SACRIFICED IT

Ok, ok, looks like I forgot to ask: what's our threat model? Just data-scraping bots? Yes. Slightly less cueish bots? People looking for blackmail material? They already have the data. ⋅ The conference was publicly accessible at the time ⋅ It was attended by members of the Bochu...
by Sustainabilizer
Mon Dec 07, 2015 11:27 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: THESE AREN'T THE RABTORS YOU'RE MOLPYING ABOUT FOR

I have enough information and feedback to generate a well-sanitised version of the IRC transcript. This includes removing all comments by users that did not explicitly give permission (either by posts here or by PMs to me); and it also includes removing or "obfuscating" (editing/censoring...
by Sustainabilizer
Sun Dec 06, 2015 6:26 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: POOL'S CLOSED DUE TO REDUNDABIKES

POOL'S CLOSED DUE TO REDUNDABIKES Yes. They are coming in from the right. Prediction: They will move (crawl?) on the ground to the fluid poured by the X~c truck and suck it in. This will activate the matter-antimatter fusion inside the Redundabikes, and close the pool. Thus ends t-1. (Did I mention...
by Sustainabilizer
Sat Dec 05, 2015 9:08 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Mustard Or Custard – That's The Question!

In the hiddenONGs, what are those white dots to the right of the cartridges? They look to purposeful to be dithering artifacts. I'm not sure. If you look carefully, there are others in the reflexions to the left of the cartridges. I'll be assuming mustard until proven otherwise. If it is mustard, i...
by Sustainabilizer
Thu Dec 03, 2015 6:03 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: Time After Time: t-1_0467

newpixbot wrote:HEDGONGS...

The Beanish words say:
1. something between "Hello!" and "Yes!"
2. "Water!"

:shock:
by Sustainabilizer
Mon Nov 30, 2015 1:18 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: 1190: "Time"

New OtherComic.

OTTified:
Spoiler:
Image

Title text: … and if we find a Questionable Carcass, remember the ants!

Redundant:
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by Sustainabilizer
Sat Nov 28, 2015 10:51 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: AH! CURSE YOUR WOWTERFALLISH BUT INEVITABLE OTCOLORISATI

For Time World TW : In many theme parks you can rent conference rooms for doing some serious business, for instance an international interdisciplinary scientific conference. In Time World, they are located in the Sustainability Center. The original score doesn't have a meter, or Time signatures. The...
by Sustainabilizer
Fri Nov 13, 2015 9:10 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: 1190: "Time"

New OtherComic

OTTified:
Spoiler:
Image

Redundant:
sustainable-flashlights.png
by Sustainabilizer
Wed Nov 11, 2015 12:23 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: 1190: "Time"

New OtherComic.

OTTified:
Spoiler:
Image
Title text: Image

Redundant:
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by Sustainabilizer
Tue Nov 10, 2015 2:09 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Length Expansion

We already have seen Time dilation in t-1. Now there's also length expansion , the 2½d-counterpart of the well-known length contraction we experience in 4d Minkowski spacetime. http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=50393&mode=view HammockGirl 36 pixels in t-1_0125 40 pixels in t-1_0138 46 ...
by Sustainabilizer
Tue Nov 10, 2015 12:58 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: Time After Time: t-1_0341–342

FEUD ONG S... http://xkcd.mscha.org/otcstories/t-1_0341.png Wait for it again. This is Rosetta's first word in m2860 with a “question” prefix and a question mark. LYM ONG TON... http://xkcd.mscha.org/otcstories/t-1_0342.png Wait for it again. This is almost the Beanish from m2729 .
by Sustainabilizer
Mon Nov 09, 2015 11:00 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: 1190: "Time"

New OtherComic.

OTTified:
Spoiler:
Image
2060: All communities have finally merged with the OTT – online and real-life.

Redundant:
sustainable-isolation.png
by Sustainabilizer
Sun Nov 08, 2015 3:05 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: ENDISH OR OTTERRIFIC CREDENZAS? … WHY DON'T WE HAVE BOTH

I'm holding out for the Mecanum wheel theory (which I never shared, but I'm sharing it now :D ) Treeish! :) I bring you: mrob.com/VR I'm viewing it “just like that” by crossing my eyes. ;) I expected all images to be left/right-swapped, but in fact most of them appeared correct to me; only some of ...
by Sustainabilizer
Sun Nov 08, 2015 2:17 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: 1190: "Time"

I have the impression that the ONG is late, but maybe it's just Time dilation.

For decree:
Spoiler:
I'm waiting for it.

(Maybe that's the origin of the Time dilation?)
by Sustainabilizer
Sat Nov 07, 2015 10:58 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: 1190: "Time"

slinches wrote:What are those things protruding from the conveyerbot's midsection!? :shock:

Whatever it was, it's gone again. Epsilon.
by Sustainabilizer
Mon Oct 26, 2015 4:44 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: Time After Time: t-1_0256

Uh – oh! :shock: SEW ONG S... Yes, but not very successful. :( Thus begins Time. ;) Some observations²: ⋅ ZoomanSP's visit to t-1 went from 0167 to 0179. ⋅ In t-1_0201 to 0203 we see the rope elongating due to the weight of the two Beanies entering the cabin of the lift. From tha...
by Sustainabilizer
Tue Oct 13, 2015 7:57 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: BE VEWY VEWY QUIET, I'M DEMUSTAWDING ROBOLPIES

lmjb1964 wrote:But what language is the redundant sign in?

Here's an incomplete analysis.
Spoiler:
Image

Redundant:
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by Sustainabilizer
Mon Oct 12, 2015 10:49 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: Time After Time: t-1_0171

Sustainabilizer wrote:The seismograph has stopped recording.

It didn't move from 167 to 171. Now it's moving again.

Also, I see ZoomanSP at the seismograph. Hi! Image
Can you see how it works and/or what it is supposed to measure?
by Sustainabilizer
Mon Oct 12, 2015 8:47 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: Time After Time: t-1_0175

The tanklorrybotpy′ has stopped just in front of the ᓭᘖᔭᓄᐨ The wheelarm has moved to the right. Is it RELATED to the robolpy⁴? I'm still wondering about the point of the fence. There's a wall on the left, but not on the right. I gues we'll have to wait for it again. What is that thing in the sky, to...
by Sustainabilizer
Sun Oct 11, 2015 7:06 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: Time After Time: t-1_0171

The seismograph has stopped recording.
The scroll hasn't moved since t-1_0167.
Does it need more water?

The Beanies have left.
Is that a staircase on the right, where the Beanie climbed up?

There's a molpy under the tree on the left.
by Sustainabilizer
Sat Oct 10, 2015 7:40 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: Time After Time: t-1_0160

I read that Beanish as: Water . Let's go this ? – Yes . At least the word translated as “this” comes closest. @Sustainabilizer , I do read the ᓭᘖᔭᓄᐨ as water , but the ᑫᘊᘊ is berm or Gibraltar strait , as seen on the map, frame 2902 . Also some script at the pillars of Hercules... Hey, you are righ...
by Sustainabilizer
Sat Oct 10, 2015 8:18 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37299097

Re: t-1_0163

ENHANCE further!

Image

There's ᓭᘖᔭᓄ in the background.
Probably the sea¹.

Redundant:
Spoiler:
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