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by Magnanimous
Wed Jan 27, 2016 9:04 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90055
Views: 8192559

Re: Passing ponderments

You, sir, name? wrote:I slept 14 hours last night. This would be a normal thing, if I was a house cat.

My record is 18.5 hours straight. There were drugs involved.
by Magnanimous
Fri Jan 22, 2016 11:52 am UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: Escape the Frictionless Circle
Replies: 156
Views: 53141

Re: Escape the Frictionless Circle

Is there any way you could get the gold block swinging around you, like someone warming up for a hammer throw, but with the block still in contact with the ground? Would/could that help? Since there's no friction to slow you down... Start swinging the gold block around you, like someone warming up ...
by Magnanimous
Mon Jan 18, 2016 11:13 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Blistering blue barnacles
Replies: 28549
Views: 3166425

Re: Rant Thread : For all your obscenity screaming needs

Giant Speck wrote:Just as I started feeling better yesterday, a bunch of volcanic fog decided to roll through and throw salt into my pulmonary wounds.

I spent a second wondering why there were volcanoes in Las Vegas before I remembered you're in Hawaii now.
by Magnanimous
Sun Jan 03, 2016 10:34 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8652
Views: 1646539

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

I would watch Freddy vs. Alien.
by Magnanimous
Tue Dec 22, 2015 12:47 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90055
Views: 8192559

Re: Passing ponderments

by Magnanimous
Sat Dec 19, 2015 7:42 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90055
Views: 8192559

Re: Passing ponderments

Deva wrote:Missed several Moderator Madnesses. Relive them here. Will not show all events, such as below. (Lasted three minutes maximum. Fired off several filters like it.)
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There was also the HODOR incident, though that didn't last as long.
by Magnanimous
Thu Dec 10, 2015 10:54 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8652
Views: 1646539

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

I don't really know why I thought of this.

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by Magnanimous
Wed Dec 09, 2015 10:18 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90055
Views: 8192559

Re: Passing ponderments


Surely Wikipedia's List of Lists would be better worse.
by Magnanimous
Tue Dec 08, 2015 4:56 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90055
Views: 8192559

Re: Passing ponderments

That man was Albert Einstein.
by Magnanimous
Fri Oct 23, 2015 9:54 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8652
Views: 1646539

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

The original joke is about rice. If you want 2-3 times as much you could also use couscous.
by Magnanimous
Mon Oct 19, 2015 1:35 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Lucky Ten Thousand (TIL)
Replies: 13405
Views: 1549278

Re: Today I Learned

A spider has been living behind my toilet for the past few months. I never see anything caught in its web, but it's gotten larger so it must be eating something.
by Magnanimous
Thu Oct 15, 2015 3:47 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: In other news... (humorous news items)
Replies: 15001
Views: 2395319

Re: In other news... (humorous news items, etc)

A few months ago I saw someone riding an electric unicycle. It looked like they built it themselves (in a good way).
by Magnanimous
Mon Sep 14, 2015 1:31 am UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: Frequent BSODs, except when I have video or audio playing(?)
Replies: 3
Views: 4088

Frequent BSODs, except when I have video or audio playing(?)

Link to my specs There are a few different error codes. From most frequent to least: KMODE_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED UNEXPECTED_KERNEL_MODE_TRAP (parameter 1 always indicating double fault) IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL SYSTEM_SERVICE_EXCEPTION PAGE_FAULT_IN_NONPAGED_AREA According to WhoCrashed, most of the ...
by Magnanimous
Sat Sep 12, 2015 1:55 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90055
Views: 8192559

Re: Inspirations

Aw, thank you.

EDIT: Stupid pagetoppers.
Lazar wrote:I love magnanimity. It's such an underrated virtue.
by Magnanimous
Thu Aug 27, 2015 10:06 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90055
Views: 8192559

Re: Inspirations

Patrick Rothfuss just posted an interview with Terry Pratchett he read in 1995. It's beautiful, it really is - if you like fantasy literature you should go read it. You should also go read it if you don't like fantasy literature, it might make you think: http://blog.patrickrothfuss.com/2015/08/thou...
by Magnanimous
Sat Aug 01, 2015 9:46 pm UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Seattle area!
Replies: 149
Views: 64377

Re: Seattle area!

I was really busy the past few days anyway, but I'm sure davean is a wonderful and charismatic person.
by Magnanimous
Thu Jul 30, 2015 5:42 pm UTC
Forum: Mathematics
Topic: New type of pentagonal tile
Replies: 6
Views: 31019

Re: New type of pentagonal tile

Hm, that's really cool. I've never even thought about something like this.
by Magnanimous
Tue Jul 14, 2015 9:15 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90055
Views: 8192559

Re: Inspirations

Djehutynakht wrote:I think perhaps the coolest name I've ever seen belongs to Archer Blood.

I mean, come on, you had to realize how magnificent that name was when you gave it to your son.

Tell that to Annie Jump Cannon.
by Magnanimous
Fri Jul 03, 2015 6:42 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90055
Views: 8192559

Re: Inspirations

All of the default subreddits are terrible (at least the comments) because their cups runneth over with the general internet population. Anything that's strongly moderated or not very large is usually fine.
by Magnanimous
Sun Jun 21, 2015 4:39 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90055
Views: 8192559

Re: Inspirations

FierceContinent wrote:It's getting to the point where people will start paying other people to maintain their social networks for them.

I think this has been happening throughout history, to be fair.
by Magnanimous
Fri Jun 19, 2015 4:31 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Minecraft
Replies: 9412
Views: 1392759

Re: Minecraft

I'll join as soon as I build my new computer. So... 1-2 weeks.
by Magnanimous
Fri Jun 12, 2015 1:22 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90055
Views: 8192559

Re: Inspirations

That's too bad, Antichamber is one of my favorite puzzle games. I would have liked Portal more if it had been a puzzlevania instead of linear.
by Magnanimous
Thu Jun 11, 2015 3:28 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90055
Views: 8192559

Re: Inspirations

You could almost make it "buildthirsty" with the right accent.
by Magnanimous
Sat Jun 06, 2015 5:47 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90055
Views: 8192559

Re: Inspirations

Congrats!

Greta is also wearing the cone of shame. She was running through a field and got a boo-boo, and she wouldn't stop licking it.
by Magnanimous
Tue Jun 02, 2015 1:58 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Lucky Ten Thousand (TIL)
Replies: 13405
Views: 1549278

Re: Today I Learned

TIL that an ectopic pregnancy doesn't always occur in the fallopian tubes. Sometimes it can happen elsewhere in the abdominal cavity, and in rare cases, fetuses have implanted on the outside of the uterus or intestines and developed to term. :shock: Source: Your Inner Fish by Neil Shubin. I read ut...
by Magnanimous
Sat May 30, 2015 9:55 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90055
Views: 8192559

Re: Inspirations

Jplus wrote:Not a predator

The longer I look at this the more ridiculous it gets. What the fuck are hippos.
by Magnanimous
Sat May 30, 2015 7:54 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90055
Views: 8192559

Re: To Mess With Friends

humans are the apex predator on planet Earth [ citation needed ] If you're judging predators by how many animals they kill, I bet humans aren't anywhere near the top. I don't think there are any animals that humans didn't kill. How many predators can compare? Going by the number of different specie...
by Magnanimous
Fri May 29, 2015 5:18 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90055
Views: 8192559

Re: To Mess With Friends

PM 2Ring wrote:
lengthMustBeBetween3and30Chars wrote:humans are the apex predator on planet Earth
[citation needed ]

If you're judging predators by how many animals they kill, I bet humans aren't anywhere near the top.
by Magnanimous
Sun May 24, 2015 11:57 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: The Evolution of a forum.
Replies: 12
Views: 3188

Re: The Evolution of a forum.

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by Magnanimous
Mon May 18, 2015 3:29 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90055
Views: 8192559

Re: Inspirations

Have British people made puns about their currency and the phrase "quid pro quo"? I'm assuming yes but I just thought of it.
by Magnanimous
Thu May 07, 2015 7:27 am UTC
Forum: Comics/Graphic Novels
Topic: MS Paint Adventures thread
Replies: 686
Views: 176578

Re: MS Paint Adventures thread

I'm like 80% sure I know what's happening. At any rate, the current conversations between the kids are really fun.
by Magnanimous
Mon May 04, 2015 10:29 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90055
Views: 8192559

Re: Inspirations

Mighty Jalapeno wrote:But I absolutely lover her when she smiles.

ONLY WHEN SHE SMILES.
The song doesn't say "only". Smiling could be sufficient but not necessary.
by Magnanimous
Mon Apr 20, 2015 3:27 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90055
Views: 8192559

Re: Inspirations

The word autotaxidermy makes me think of a taxi cab made out of human flesh.
by Magnanimous
Sun Apr 19, 2015 11:19 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90055
Views: 8192559

Re: Inspirations

... You know, there are more than a few people who would not describe gentrification as "great".
by Magnanimous
Sun Apr 19, 2015 6:57 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90055
Views: 8192559

Re: Inspirations

That reminds me of self-mummification . (Warning: kind of creepy.) the self-mummification of a Tibetan monk, who died ca. 1475 and whose body was retrieved relatively incorrupt in the 1990s, was achieved by the sophisticated practices of meditation, coupled with prolonged starvation and slow self-su...
by Magnanimous
Sun Mar 08, 2015 9:22 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: In other news... (humorous news items)
Replies: 15001
Views: 2395319

Re: In other news... (humorous news items, etc)

http://www.gravitypower.net/ Huh, I guess it does exist. This idea could be great in science fiction. Picture a city with a giant piston in the center, and on top of the piston they built the senate and government offices. Or maybe a park. If they're mostly relying on solar, you could watch it rise...
by Magnanimous
Fri Mar 06, 2015 12:55 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: In other news... (humorous news items)
Replies: 15001
Views: 2395319

Re: In other news... (humorous news items, etc)

PeteP wrote:I'm partial to the concept of raising giant stone columns out of the ground, I don't care whether the idea is actually practical it's a cool concept.

This would be cool in a dwarven fantasy context.
by Magnanimous
Wed Feb 25, 2015 5:05 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Minecraft
Replies: 9412
Views: 1392759

Re: Minecraft

I may start playing again, but not having this server wouldn't be too big of a deal.
by Magnanimous
Wed Feb 25, 2015 8:39 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Three Comic Titles Combine to Create My New Fetish
Replies: 5
Views: 2137

Re: Three Comic Titles Combine to Create My New Fetish

Cheap GPS Orbitals Petit Trees (sketch)

... almost got one that makes sense.
by Magnanimous
Tue Feb 24, 2015 4:17 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90055
Views: 8192559

Re: (F)leeting (A)nd (R)andom (T)houghts

New avatar from the webcomic Paranatural. Mr. Spender has weaponized bishie sparkles.

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