1190: "Time"

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby pelrigg » Wed May 22, 2013 2:41 am UTC

Kieryn wrote:
mscha wrote:
pelrigg wrote:(When was the last time riverssong posted?) (I know there are several Elders from those nips-of-yore about, but has anyone made a roll call of the Original Posters who have not graced this Hallowed Pages in many a newpix?)

That would be somethink for Kieryn, I'd say.
Kieryn, are you already keeping track of the first and last post number (or NP number) of each poster? If so, maybe you can add a sort by “first posted” and “last posted” to your Credits page.


Here ya go: http://xkcd-time.kieryn.com/Default/Credits Highlighted people have been posting in past 9 days.

Also Happy NewData everyone! :)

Grand and Glorious!!
Took a quick look and my first reaction was "Look at all those who stopped posting after only 9 or fewer days101, yet have fairly high post counts. And look at all those who just posted during the first 24-48 heady frames and then left.

I'm sure that all of us would like to hear from any of the First-Timers who helped found this wonderful insanity. Are you still tracking the One True Comic? Are you still reading the One True Thread? What do you think of how it's grown and changed?
Anyone else want to hear from these folks??????????????



101 Heretical I know, but easier.

Edit To Add:
AnotherKevin wrote:
Being no stranger to controvery, I'll preach the Schematist Schism once more: the frames we see are schematic - and tell the story - but are not drawn to scale nor accurate cross-sections. Megan and Cueball may well have been walking for days, and climbed far up into a mighty range of mountains (rather than up a dinky little hill a few times the height of a manstick figure. Nor is the sequence of newpix uniform. Its speed is the pace of the story, not any absolute yardstick of Time.

OK, get the wood piled under the stake now.

EDIT: If I'm pope, can I decree Schematism to be official doctrine? Whoopee!


I believe I'm one of your ilk. For I've referred to this many times as a Shadow Puppet Play. And even referenced the difference between a stage play, with a few planters with pampas grass at stage edge to show Africa vs. a film with say New Zealand as a backdrop. Both are viable storytelling techniques.

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby ChronosDragon » Wed May 22, 2013 2:51 am UTC

Ketchup on my broccoli? Gross, but referentially relevant.

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@Vytron - Comicketchup
@lmjb1964 - re: dead people
@Selcouth - The Little Prince
@pelrigg - Dragonriders of Pern
@Vytron - Welcome!


ETA: Gah, spoilers are so fickle!
Spoiler:
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Hehe, terrific. I love comicketchup! Keep 'em coming!

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Opiboble wrote:But then again I think you might be dead since you are pope of the 666...

I'm undead and I don't know it 0.o ...I think I need to lie down...

I see dead people...and they don't even know they're dead...


This reminds me of a book I saw on amazon the other day... People Who Don't Know They're Dead: How they Attach Themselves to Unsuspecting Bystanders and What to Do About It



Selcouth wrote:Holy baobabs, Batman!
Also, if the couple are trekking in an analogue of the Earth, this might provide a guess as to which country they are in. It might also be a Little Prince reference, in which case I expect to see some snakes and hats soon.


The little prince reference was my first thought, given it's come up three or four times in this thread before.

It's ALL related!

pelrigg wrote:pelrigg sideways thinking TM
#3: Skybroom trees. Soon we'll see the Dragons Of Pern in the sky fighting Thread. (No, sillies, not the OTT)


I was far too happy to see someone reference this series :3

Vytron wrote:*Steps out of time vortex*

I did it! I'm now in the present!


Wooo! Go Vytron! Truly, you must be Vytron, Bringer of Baobobs, the Vindicator of Vegetation. At least, if I were given leave to randomly hand out effectively meaningless (but cool sounding!) titles to random posters, that's what I would bestow upon you.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Kieryn » Wed May 22, 2013 2:54 am UTC

Anyone got a link to the latest stitched panorama? I saw it a couple of pages back but I can't seem to find it again

Edit: I found it:
Spoiler:
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Eternal Density » Wed May 22, 2013 2:56 am UTC

Theory: the so-called baobab trees are in fact something quite different. Also, Megan and Cueball really have purple skin.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby ChronosDragon » Wed May 22, 2013 3:00 am UTC

Eternal Density wrote:Theory: the so-called baobab trees are in fact something quite different. Also, Megan and Cueball really have purple skin.


Yeah, they're just hiding their tails
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Vytron » Wed May 22, 2013 3:01 am UTC

astrocub wrote:Conhatulations and welcome! But the past 45 pages you skipped have been the best so far ;)


Thanks astrocub! It does not surprise me as I am known for bad timing (greatest pages in the thread are about to happen / skips them :mrgreen: )

ucim wrote:Welcome Vytron! This is a Most Momentous Occasion, and is deserving of Wild Celebrations! I have alerted all the proper authorities, that you may be properly received! (45 pages? You can knock that off in a jiffy now that you are here!)[/spoiler]Jose


:D

But now I have to spend some time reading the events that are happening now, and ketching up to the present every day (you've been known to put up to 30 pages in a day when some huge event happens in the OTC! ... I'm actually a bit surprised that didn't happen with the baobab tree.)

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<3

Wow! It's clear I missed a lot of memes in my skip, at least I got to know about the molpies! (er, is that correct for moply plural?)

I'll read the missed pages religiously every day, but the present is my priority (have added the number of missed pages to my Location, they should decrease, will hopefully manage to be a BlitzGirl the Next when I'm done!)

Speaking about BlitzGirl, Kieryn's NewData is quite telling, she's been absent for 3 days :shock: - KarMann for 4 :shock: - Helper for 10 :shock: - Latent22... oh my! AluisioASG's The Last Time Waiter makes so much sense now!...

ChronosDragon wrote:Hehe, terrific. I love comicketchup! Keep 'em coming!


Glad you like it! Yes, the present will not get in the way of heresy! :)

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby astrocub » Wed May 22, 2013 3:03 am UTC

*Molpii
It hasn't quite caught on yet

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby mscha » Wed May 22, 2013 3:10 am UTC

MASKALONGES...
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-- posted by newpixbot
List¹ of all Frames of Time and after Time.
New here? Questions? Check the wiki.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby astrocub » Wed May 22, 2013 3:12 am UTC

If they find any maskalonges in the river, then this will get really confusing again...

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby pelrigg » Wed May 22, 2013 3:15 am UTC

mscha wrote:MASKALONGES...

-- posted by newpixbot


One minute, 4 or 5 posters, the next: me and the newpixbot. Hmmm...

ETA
then 5 others show up while I'm typing....
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby azule » Wed May 22, 2013 3:18 am UTC

Angelastic wrote::shock: WE WERE RIGHT!

Spoiler:
They are having a baobaby!

How do they make baobabby?

HAL9000 wrote:
astrocub wrote:Did RedHal mention baobabs way in the past? I can't find it...

And thanks for these panoramamas!

Don't know about my red counterpart, but I called the bit about being in an Africa-like biome quite some time ago.

He sorta did here, but either way you beat him by a dip with Africa. :)
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby k.bookbinder » Wed May 22, 2013 3:19 am UTC

If these trees really are boabab trees, as we might suspect them to be, and if Cueball or Megan decide to climb the trees, which may or may not be boabab trees, then might they not be lemurs?
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby HAL9000 » Wed May 22, 2013 3:24 am UTC

k.bookbinder wrote:If these trees really are boabab trees, as we might suspect them to be, and if Cueball or Megan decide to climb the trees, which may or may not be boabab trees, then might they not be lemurs?

Wait, they aren't lemurs?
Also, happy 200th post, k.bookbinder!
Here, have this:
Spoiler:
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby astrocub » Wed May 22, 2013 3:25 am UTC

azule wrote:
HAL9000 wrote:
astrocub wrote:Did RedHal mention baobabs way in the past? I can't find it...

And thanks for these panoramamas!

Don't know about my red counterpart, but I called the bit about being in an Africa-like biome quite some time ago.

He sorta did here, but either way you beat him by a dip with Africa. :)


Would this dip be french onion? 'Cause I'm sure that would be quite tasty with broccoli baobabby.

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby pelrigg » Wed May 22, 2013 3:31 am UTC

ChronosDragon wrote:
pelrigg wrote:pelrigg sideways thinking TM
#3: Skybroom trees. Soon we'll see the Dragons Of Pern in the sky fighting Thread. (No, sillies, not the OTT)


I was far too happy to see someone reference this series :3


I try to toss off an odd-ball reference every so often.

Of course some of them haven't been as blatant.
(I guess no-one understood the "stale bread thingies" reference. :roll: )
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby ucim » Wed May 22, 2013 3:47 am UTC

HAL9000 wrote:
ucim wrote:This list may not make my comments any more coherent, but at least you can play with opening and closing the spoiler! :)
*clicky clicky clicky clicky clicky clicky* ooooooohh

Clickty clikety;
HAL (not the red one) com-
manded the spoiler to
hide and restore,

characteristically
monomaniacal,
stopping at last when his
dactyl was sore.

AnotherKevin wrote:Being no stranger to controversy, I'll preach the Schematist Schism once more: the frames we see are schematic - and tell the story - but are not drawn to scale nor accurate cross-sections...
I think you are right, but incomplete. I'll bet both things are going on - the story itself is schematic as you say, but I think there will be an underlying coherency if we take the little details literally too. He puts too many little details into it to have them not count for anything.

By the way, we use steaks, not stakes. :)

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Rule110 » Wed May 22, 2013 3:52 am UTC

Well, if their world had turned out to be two-dimensional (or three-dimensional but "thin") as was once believed, then getting past these trees would have been quite a challenge.

It might still be, if there are drop bears in them.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby HAL9000 » Wed May 22, 2013 3:56 am UTC

ucim wrote:
HAL9000 wrote:
ucim wrote:This list may not make my comments any more coherent, but at least you can play with opening and closing the spoiler! :)
*clicky clicky clicky clicky clicky clicky* ooooooohh

Clickty clikety;
HAL (not the red one) com-
manded the spoiler to
hide and restore,

characteristically
monomaniacal,
stopping at last when his
dactyl was sore.

Jose

'Monomaniacally' being used to describe me is now a trend. I like it.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby k.bookbinder » Wed May 22, 2013 3:57 am UTC

HAL9000 wrote:
k.bookbinder wrote:If these trees really are boabab trees, as we might suspect them to be, and if Cueball or Megan decide to climb the trees, which may or may not be boabab trees, then might they not be lemurs?

Wait, they aren't lemurs?
Also, happy 200th post, k.bookbinder!
Here, have this:
Spoiler:
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby HAL9000 » Wed May 22, 2013 4:00 am UTC

dialONG
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HAL9000 wrote:I find it simultaneously fascinating and disturbing that the most profound things I've read in the past months I have encountered in or been led to by an internet forum thread about a webcomic.

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Kieryn » Wed May 22, 2013 4:02 am UTC

HAL9000 wrote:dialONG
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Was going to say MARKONGS ON THE TRONGK, but was ninja'd
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby pelrigg » Wed May 22, 2013 4:02 am UTC

Rule110 wrote:Well, if their world had turned out to be two-dimensional (or three-dimensional but "thin") as was once believed, then getting past these trees would have been quite a challenge.

It might still be, if there are drop bears in them.


Good point there. But maybe that's why GLR has shown them walking in front of and behind trees at different times. To give enough of a feel for 3 Dimensionality. It's still "thin" but not severe.

re: dialONG
More evidence of the "Campfire People"?

ETA
Doesn't have to be "writing", it could slash marks to "bleed" the sap.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Eternal Density » Wed May 22, 2013 4:03 am UTC

ChronosDragon wrote:
Eternal Density wrote:Theory: the so-called baobab trees are in fact something quite different. Also, Megan and Cueball really have purple skin.


Yeah, they're just hiding their tails
I wrote purple instead of blue for a reason!
[edit] Wow, markongs ong the tronk!
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby k.bookbinder » Wed May 22, 2013 4:09 am UTC

HAL9000 wrote:dialONG
Spoiler:
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Oh dear. Of course, there would be something interesting about to happen as I am readying to coma. Such is the way of things. In my sleep coma, as in my waking un-coma, I shall continue to wait for it.

Wait for it...
Wait for it...
Wait for it...
Wait for it...
Wait for it...
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby taixzo » Wed May 22, 2013 4:17 am UTC

You made it Vytron!!!
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby AluisioASG » Wed May 22, 2013 4:19 am UTC

...And all Megan could come up with was "Oh. Yeah."? That's all?
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Rule110 » Wed May 22, 2013 4:20 am UTC

HAL9000 wrote:dialONG
Spoiler:
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The markings on the trunk say...
Spoiler:
"Beware of drop bears."
Spoiler:
"BlitzGirl was here."
Spoiler:
"Vytron skipped here but will be back here eventually."
Spoiler:
"Can I get a hat?"
Spoiler:
"Hey, there's a JavaScript!"
Spoiler:
"Wait for it."
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby ergman » Wed May 22, 2013 4:29 am UTC

HAL9000 wrote:dialONG
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It's late here, and my brain ain't working right, but I thought of this and had to do it
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Seriously need coma
I made my avatar, Buffygirl hatted it, Yappo smileyed it and ggh taroted it!
I've changed, witnessing this thing so beautiful

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Goggalor » Wed May 22, 2013 4:33 am UTC

pelrigg wrote:<lots'o'snips>
I'm sure that all of us would like to hear from any of the First-Timers who helped found this wonderful insanity. Are you still tracking the One True Comic? Are you still reading the One True Thread? What do you think of how it's grown and changed?
Anyone else want to hear from these folks??????????????


I posted on the first page (within the first hour or so of the OTC) of the thread and I've always been watching it. During the first few hours I had a tab open all the time and I was constantly refreshing, because I wasn't entirely positive when the frame would change (this was before it auto-updated) and grabbing every new frame, because I wasn't sure what would happen. After I stayed up far too late the first night, I continued to watch it like a hawk, but learned that I still required sleep. I then stayed quiet on the OTT because of Outside duties, but I always found myself thinking about the comic and what was happening. I was lurking the thread constantly, but after a while I became more active in the thread. This lasted a little while, but then I once again returned to my default, lurking state. This repeated a couple time, but eventually I simply got behind and began skimming through newpages (I was never brave enough to blitz). As of now I check on the thread every couple of days, but I continue to check the Book of Aubron at least a couple times a day.

One thing hasn't changed through this whole experience; I am still utterly fascinated by this whole thing. I love everything about it's strange and constantly-evolving being. I loved all the wild speculation (even if it got quite morbid) and serious javascript analysis of the early days, the rise of the Church (and all it's ensuing schisms), the graphs, the charts, the hats, the terrible puns, Blitzgirl (and her wonderful tribute comic), and everyone else. I don't think any other work of art (or whatever else you want to call it) has brought out this kind of emotion from me. I've felt joy and wonder and awe. I've felt despair and fear when the comic was seemingly coming to an end. I don't know if I'm a big, ole weirdo for feeling like this, but whatever.

I kind of got carried away. I just think this whole comic and thread are really, really cool.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby partingLance » Wed May 22, 2013 4:43 am UTC

BlitzPost from NP 612 of 681 (I'm getting there, tortoise-fashion!).

Flado wrote:
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You don't expect me to fall for the same trick twice, do you? And to admit it?


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But that was in another forum; and besides, the scene1 is dead.

(pL resumes Quest)

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Exodies » Wed May 22, 2013 4:45 am UTC

yappobiscuits wrote::D WELCOME VYTRON! I must give you a present present... Let's see now, we've had cupcakes, sorbet... have some crumpets!
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400! Thanks for pointing it out (in this post's future) HAL9000

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Kieryn » Wed May 22, 2013 4:52 am UTC

Goggalor wrote:
pelrigg wrote:<lots'o'snips>
I'm sure that all of us would like to hear from any of the First-Timers who helped found this wonderful insanity. Are you still tracking the One True Comic? Are you still reading the One True Thread? What do you think of how it's grown and changed?
Anyone else want to hear from these folks??????????????


I posted on the first page (within the first hour or so of the OTC) of the thread and I've always been watching it. During the first few hours I had a tab open all the time and I was constantly refreshing, because I wasn't entirely positive when the frame would change (this was before it auto-updated) and grabbing every new frame, because I wasn't sure what would happen. After I stayed up far too late the first night, I continued to watch it like a hawk, but learned that I still required sleep. I then stayed quiet on the OTT because of Outside duties, but I always found myself thinking about the comic and what was happening. I was lurking the thread constantly, but after a while I became more active in the thread. This lasted a little while, but then I once again returned to my default, lurking state. This repeated a couple time, but eventually I simply got behind and began skimming through newpages (I was never brave enough to blitz). As of now I check on the thread every couple of days, but I continue to check the Book of Aubron at least a couple times a day.

One thing hasn't changed through this whole experience; I am still utterly fascinated by this whole thing. I love everything about it's strange and constantly-evolving being. I loved all the wild speculation (even if it got quite morbid) and serious javascript analysis of the early days, the rise of the Church (and all it's ensuing schisms), the graphs, the charts, the hats, the terrible puns, Blitzgirl (and her wonderful tribute comic), and everyone else. I don't think any other work of art (or whatever else you want to call it) has brought out this kind of emotion from me. I've felt joy and wonder and awe. I've felt despair and fear when the comic was seemingly coming to an end. I don't know if I'm a big, ole weirdo for feeling like this, but whatever.

I kind of got carried away. I just think this whole comic and thread are really, really cool.


Beautifully put. I have felt and still feel just the same way.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby ChronosDragon » Wed May 22, 2013 4:53 am UTC

Goggalor wrote:I posted on the first page (within the first hour or so of the OTC) of the thread and I've always been watching it. During the first few hours I had a tab open all the time and I was constantly refreshing, because I wasn't entirely positive when the frame would change (this was before it auto-updated) and grabbing every new frame, because I wasn't sure what would happen. After I stayed up far too late the first night, I continued to watch it like a hawk, but learned that I still required sleep. I then stayed quiet on the OTT because of Outside duties, but I always found myself thinking about the comic and what was happening. I was lurking the thread constantly, but after a while I became more active in the thread. This lasted a little while, but then I once again returned to my default, lurking state. This repeated a couple time, but eventually I simply got behind and began skimming through newpages (I was never brave enough to blitz). As of now I check on the thread every couple of days, but I continue to check the Book of Aubron at least a couple times a day.

One thing hasn't changed through this whole experience; I am still utterly fascinated by this whole thing. I love everything about it's strange and constantly-evolving being. I loved all the wild speculation (even if it got quite morbid) and serious javascript analysis of the early days, the rise of the Church (and all it's ensuing schisms), the graphs, the charts, the hats, the terrible puns, Blitzgirl (and her wonderful tribute comic), and everyone else. I don't think any other work of art (or whatever else you want to call it) has brought out this kind of emotion from me. I've felt joy and wonder and awe. I've felt despair and fear when the comic was seemingly coming to an end. I don't know if I'm a big, ole weirdo for feeling like this, but whatever.

I kind of got carried away. I just think this whole comic and thread are really, really cool.


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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby HAL9000 » Wed May 22, 2013 4:55 am UTC

Exodies wrote:
yappobiscuits wrote::D WELCOME VYTRON! I must give you a present present... Let's see now, we've had cupcakes, sorbet... have some crumpets!
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/me bites the screen

Two landmark posts so close to each other! Happy 400th, Exodies!
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Goggalor » Wed May 22, 2013 5:00 am UTC

Kieryn wrote:Beautifully put. I have felt and still feel just the same way.

I'm glad I'm not the only one.
ChronosDragon wrote:"I have felt nothing in the entire time I watched this comic and read this thread."

said no one here

Yeah well, maybe there's thousands of people who have looked at this comic and thread and have said exactly that?
Unlikely I know, but possible nonetheless.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Goggalor » Wed May 22, 2013 5:00 am UTC

100thpostONG
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EDIT: Is a double post acceptable when it comes to an -ONG? If not I apologize I just wanted my 100th post to be a little special.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Kieryn » Wed May 22, 2013 5:02 am UTC

Goggalor wrote:100thpostONG
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EDIT: Is a double post acceptable when it comes to an -ONG? If not I apologize I just wanted my 100th post to be a little special.



MAYBE BEFORE WE RUSH TO ADOPT THE <MARKONGS> WE SHOULD STOP TO CONSIDER THE CONSEQUENCES OF BLITHELY GIVING THIS TECHNOLOGY SUCH A CENTRAL POSITION IN OUR DAILY LIVES.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Eternal Density » Wed May 22, 2013 5:05 am UTC

Goggalor wrote:100thpostONG
EDIT: Is a double post acceptable when it comes to an -ONG?

I'm cool with it. Happy 100th!

Megan's saying what everyone else is thinking. Though we'd like to know what the markings look like first :P
[edit] Oh hai, there's an othercomic.
*decided to finish reading it before posting, to see how it related to the OTT*
Hey didn't Kieryn just say something very similar to...
...
Oh, right.
*tacticalfacepalm*
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby HAL9000 » Wed May 22, 2013 5:07 am UTC

Goggalor wrote:
Kieryn wrote:Beautifully put. I have felt and still feel just the same way.

I'm glad I'm not the only one.
ChronosDragon wrote:"I have felt nothing in the entire time I watched this comic and read this thread."

said no one here

Yeah well, maybe there's thousands of people who have looked at this comic and thread and have said exactly that?
Unlikely I know, but possible nonetheless.

Then they don't know what they're missing.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby astrocub » Wed May 22, 2013 5:08 am UTC

ergman wrote:
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HAL9000 wrote:dialONG
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It's late here, and my brain ain't working right, but I thought of this and had to do it
Spoiler:
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This is why I love it here.

Goggalor wrote: -snip-
I just think this whole comic and thread are really, really cool.

And the thread thinks you're really, really cool too, Goggalor.

Megan wrote:I wonder what they mean?

*sigh* So do we, Megan. So do we.

Editedit: Nevermind, got pushed back down.
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