1190: "Time"

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby moody7277 » Tue May 31, 2016 1:30 am UTC

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Interestingly enough, I had an encounter with a ~1/2 cue long indigo snake in my back yard recently while hanging laundry.

thunk wrote:Probably something related to thunking, which I haven't figured out either.


To paraphrase Curly: I try to thunk, but nothing happens.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby ucim » Tue May 31, 2016 2:15 am UTC

To thunk is to have expressed gratitude for having had an idea.
Or, to have had an idea about having expressed gratitude.

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38: Superko

Postby thunk » Tue May 31, 2016 4:54 am UTC

When it comes to puzzles, I'm more of a koloser.

1652/2489 pages read (66.37%)
35.95 dips taken

Spoiler:
*yawn* Molpy up everyone!

What a fine mornip it shall be to continue bl--wait a second...

why is it so bright inside? Am I even---

oh...

oh.

There seems to be a rather seaish number of ferns in my line of sight. And no flowers.
Also my watch seems to be about a half-nopix fast todip.
And is that another floofmolpy I see?

Wait another minip...

This can't be right. I'm not a dragon, I merely look like one.
Chirp.

...

Okay, get it together thunk.

...

Well, at least I have my redundasand. Of course it doesn't work, though, the chirping touchscreen keeps being mustardy! Also GSM and wi-fi will not be invented for around 80 million yips hence. The ferns also interfere a bit with accurate touch typing.

Chirp, gotta think of a way out before I'm stuck here forever.

...[half an hour of mindless *sqrrawk*ing and similar nonsense leads to]...

heheheh, what would the PLF think of the punsion crisis?

```~~~~**~*~!Whirly whirly time ripple!~*~**~~~~````

Is that a scrumptious donut? Delicious. But not that helpful.
Wait yet another minip...
uhh... Moscow Does Not Believe in Bags! White Bag of the Desert! Baggleship Potemkin! *ducks*

```~~~~**~*~!Whirly whirly time ripple!~*~**~~~~````
BlitzGirl wrote:TIDSRESAVITSSÅGEN, JA!
Uhh... what are all these ferns doing here?

Hey look over there, a squirpy!

BlitzGirl wrote:Where?


*youth-rolls raptorishly into closing time vortex*

...

Phew, I'm back in what looks to be the present time. Hmm, there's a calendar on the wall. It says 3 A.T. Good.
But I seem to be missing something. Chirp, that was my favorite tail feather, and
OH MUSTARD I CAN'T LEAVE OTTERS MAROONED IN TIME

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```~~~~**~*~!Whirly whirly time ripple!~*~**~~~~````
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hi...ow...

ow.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby BlitzGirl » Tue May 31, 2016 5:20 am UTC

TIME-TRAVEL
VITSSÅGEN, JA!

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Heh. Nice one, thunk!

ucim wrote:To thunk is to have expressed gratitude for having had an idea.
Or, to have had an idea about having expressed gratitude.

That's perilously close to punning territory, Jose.
If there ever were a Repunlican Party I suspect you would be in their registry...
(I might be too, despite the vitssågen, ja.)

thunk wrote:
BlitzGirl wrote:How exactly does one mrorl?

Probably something related to thunking, which I haven't figured out either.

Ottverbs and OTTerjectives are fickle things. At some Time in the life of the needle-pulled thing they will suddenly make perfect sense, like wingghish or blitzing. I suppose it's just a matter of Waiting for it to happen.

Speaking of blitzing and ketchup, the final part of the trilogy:


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Weinerwolpies Ketchup III
Newpage 1645 to 1650


MistyCat wrote:My choice is made. I choose ThoroughBlitz, I chose ThoroughBlitz, I shall ThoroughBlitz. I shall spurn LastPostPeeking, I shall remain resolute, I shall not PrePeek. But HolyChirpingMustard, I want to peek!

The lure of the schizoblitz must be incredibly powerful now that the OTT is nearly 2500 newpages long. I don't think I would be able to do these bits of ketchup myself without knowing that I can return to the Now whenever I desire and molp around in present-dip conversation.

ChronosDragon wrote:Holy ch*rp, that's a long hotdog!

That's what xe said!


Nice manip! And a very thoughtful mashup.

marchlight wrote: Something awesome that did happen on the outside was a trip to Mexico. I saw tons of interesting molpies, and drew this in the sand:
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Sadly there didn't seem to be any OTTers (or otters) on the beach.

Awesomeful! Sandpix and other OTCish creations made from the Outside are very cool.

mscha wrote:
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This one's pretty easy, depending on how often you 'cheat' by looking on the 'box'.

14:11. I didn't use reference, but I played in the original game so I had an idea of how it went, plus all the drawing styles are familiar. :)

yappobiscuits wrote:A new generation of otters are trained to swim wait for it! (Warning: Molpies of extreme level of cute contained within.)

Squee! D'aww! All the cute noises!

HES wrote:Hmm, this OTTherjigcomicsaw turned out a little more evil than I intended.

15:13. It's not bad until you get to the end and everything is np971.

waveney wrote:Othercomic Ottified:
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I suspect the ribbit had much to do with Megan's faceplant into the swamp... tricksy molpy. Image
Your trustworthiness rating seems spot on, waveney!


I was going to quote all these individually in my ketchup post, but Zooman has a better solution. The exchange of posts is great fun if you haven't seen it yet, reading down the newpage from the first balthasar link. Awesomeful manips, all!
Oh wait (for it), there's a final cherry on top from balthastarter:



--end weinerwolpies ketchup--
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1190: "Time" - Time Revisited - np1734

Postby mscha » Tue May 31, 2016 9:10 am UTC

PEKUNGESES...
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Spoiler:
Wait for it.
(Colorization by Zerobot.)

Replay Time live here!

OTT Time Travel

AUTOMOME wrote:DIAL S FOR STORMANGEL

-- posted by oldpixbot

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Re: 1190: "Right on, Cue!"

Postby Eternal Density » Tue May 31, 2016 10:31 am UTC

Yes, that was a seaishly fun exchange which I'd entirely forgotten about. I used to be creative!
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WE'VE SECRETLY REPLACED BLITZGIRL'S PASTPOST WITH A TARDIS. LET'S SEE IF XE NOTICES...

Postby StormAngel » Tue May 31, 2016 1:48 pm UTC

AUTOMOME wrote:DIAL S FOR STORMANGEL
-- posted by oldpixbot


*ring* *ring* *ring* *ri-* *click*
"Hi, is that StormAngel?" ... "Yes, this is StormAngel too,"
"No, not 2! I'm the original, you must be StormAngel 7 or 8. I can't keep track of you anymore."
"I know, right? Yeah, so anyway, where are you and which Time machine did you steal requisition this time?"
"You're kidding, right?! ... No way, how did you even ... I don't believe ya. Pics or it didn't4th isn't gonna happen!"
"Seriously, an imgur link? Sure... yes, I got it. 'kay, thanks bye."
*thunk*

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[X-Wing Time Machine]
Alternate versions


4th Even after all these yips, Time travel often still confused me.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby karhell » Tue May 31, 2016 2:14 pm UTC

Snake spottUNG
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Spoiler:
Wait for it.
AluisioASG wrote:191 years ago, the great D. Pedro I drew his sword and said: "Indent thy code or die!"
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Rakhal, iskinner, thunk, and any other Blitzers, have fun on your journey!

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby BlitzGirl » Tue May 31, 2016 6:56 pm UTC

It is a well-known fact that molpysnakes have a thUNG for stickfeet:
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OTT Time Travel: Newpage 757
In which I continue to promote Africanist views and insist GLR was in error to use Madagascaran baobabbery:

BlitzGirl wrote:
mscha wrote:
BlitzGirl wrote: And that's true - it's possible that Randall drew the baobabs based off of photos he saw, not considering the specific kind of baobabs they were. He may have always intended them to be African.

Are you sure you wanna go there? Do you really think it is a good idea to suggest that the GLR is fallible?
[Ninja'd, in a way, by slinches, but going off in a different direction.]

I don't think it's a good idea, but at Times like these it becomes necessary to admit that even GLR mustards occasionally.

The Calabar python just fits too perfectly as molpysnakeB. Unlike the baobobs, which simply appeared in Time, the molpysnakeB has been specifically described by the Dialogue. Now I think the setting is meant to be on the greater continent of Africa, and not just Madagascar. This might reconcile the difficulties with the sun that led to the Cassinite Madagascar theory (though I'm not sure). And there are squirpys in Africa.

(We're still about a mip out from the Long Night and the realization of when Time is happening.)
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