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by Herr Mors
Fri Feb 12, 2010 5:06 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0701: "Science Valentine"
Replies: 133
Views: 37819

0701: "Science Valentine"

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alt-text:You don't use science to show that you're right, you use science to become right.

I nearly bawwed


See: http://forums.xkcd.com/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=56427
by Herr Mors
Wed Oct 22, 2008 9:05 pm UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: Dual Booting to Mac from External
Replies: 0
Views: 751

Dual Booting to Mac from External

Hi everybody, I'm currently helping a friend to fix up his new Mac Book Pro. We want to make it a multiple OS system. He's partitioning the drive so the machine can boot Windows XP. I've convinced him to step up to Linux, but since he's new to it, he wants to run from an external. I'm wondering what...
by Herr Mors
Mon Apr 21, 2008 11:16 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Happy 4/20!
Replies: 23
Views: 2620

Re: Happy 4/20!

I've never understood 4/20? Why is it get high day?
by Herr Mors
Wed Apr 02, 2008 4:24 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0405: "Journal 3"
Replies: 237
Views: 40145

Re: "Journal 3" discussion

wing wrote:Oh. My. God. The girl in the first frame is the splitting image a young Elaine Roberts. THE Questionable Content UNIVERSE IS COALESCING!
Did I just ninja you with my edit, or is a ninja only viable in a new post?
by Herr Mors
Wed Apr 02, 2008 4:19 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0405: "Journal 3"
Replies: 237
Views: 40145

Re: "Journal 3" discussion

He got his hat back atleast

Edit: WAIT
IS SHE PLAYING WITH ELAINE?
by Herr Mors
Wed Apr 02, 2008 4:19 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0405: "Journal 3"
Replies: 237
Views: 40145

Re: Journal 3

He got his hat back though

Edit:

WAIT
IS SHE PLAYING WITH ELAINE?
by Herr Mors
Tue Mar 25, 2008 3:24 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Official XKCD Project - Epic Rickroll
Replies: 140
Views: 13155

Re: Official XKCD Project - Epic Rickroll

I have a thought. I don't believe the Juno's have occured in Canada yet (Canadian Emmies). If we could get Mr. Astley invited, which shouldn't be to difficult, we may be able to get him to rick-roll almost ALL OF CANADA, as well as many celebrities. It could be epic. Outside of Canada: Rick-Roll the...
by Herr Mors
Wed Mar 12, 2008 4:10 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0395: "Morning"
Replies: 150
Views: 28320

Re: "Morning" Discussion

Fix your contrast, your trees are black.
by Herr Mors
Sun Mar 09, 2008 3:36 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Comedians
Replies: 101
Views: 11577

Re: Comedians

JayDee wrote:
Herr Mors wrote:Richard Pryor

How has he not been mentioned?
Um, he has:
cypherspace wrote:Of American comedians, I love Richard Pryor, Bill Hicks and George Carlin, but at the moment it's all Sarah Silverman. She is a genius.
I'm unsure how I missed that, I could swear I read the entire thread.
by Herr Mors
Fri Mar 07, 2008 4:16 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Comedians
Replies: 101
Views: 11577

Re: Comedians

Richard Pryor

How has he not been mentioned?
by Herr Mors
Thu Feb 28, 2008 4:03 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Fast-Tracking, Speeding up in School
Replies: 3
Views: 2021

Re: Fast-Tracking, Speeding up in School

I don't get it. Don't exchange programs cost money too? Especially overseas exchange programs? If you cannot afford to pay your full way in to go to this private school, I don't see how you can afford an exchange program. Why do you want to do a French exchange program if you do not have a deep lov...
by Herr Mors
Thu Feb 28, 2008 2:25 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Fast-Tracking, Speeding up in School
Replies: 3
Views: 2021

Fast-Tracking, Speeding up in School

You may be more helpful if you went to school in Ontario, Canada, but all help is welcome, of course. I need to lay some background for this to make more sense. I currently go to a high school in the GTA. I'm in grade 9. I plan to leave this school in grade 10 or 11 to go to the private school my da...
by Herr Mors
Mon Feb 25, 2008 5:08 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0388: "Fuck Grapefruit"
Replies: 412
Views: 99639

Re: "Fuck Grapefruit" Discussion

Randal needs his tastebuds checked.

Did he lose his tounge in a tragic autofiring laser accident as a child?
by Herr Mors
Fri Feb 01, 2008 5:03 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0378: "Real Programmers"
Replies: 201
Views: 59023

0378: "Real Programmers"

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http://xkcd.com/378/

Alt-Text: Real programmers set the universal constants at the start such that the universe evolves to contain the disk with the data they want.

E-macs does have that command, that is why it is better than Vim
by Herr Mors
Wed Jan 30, 2008 9:31 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0377: "Journal 2"
Replies: 346
Views: 55833

Re: "Journal 2" Discussion

That comic was perfect. I bet black hat man will return as *some other accessory* man. SEND HER BACK TO THE KITCHEN Wow. Feminism has it's evils, but that was a bit malicious. Go onto /b/ for 30-45 minutes, 3 times a week. You will become immune to it completly. what's /b/ ? A image board on 4chan....
by Herr Mors
Wed Jan 30, 2008 7:07 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0377: "Journal 2"
Replies: 346
Views: 55833

Re: "Journal 2" Discussion

Brineshrimp wrote:I bet black hat man will return as *some other accessory* man.
Herr Mors wrote:SEND HER BACK TO THE KITCHEN
Wow. Feminism has it's evils, but that was a bit malicious.
Go onto /b/ for 30-45 minutes, 3 times a week. You will become immune to it completly.
by Herr Mors
Wed Jan 30, 2008 5:50 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0377: "Journal 2"
Replies: 346
Views: 55833

Re: "Journal 2" Discussion

SHE STOLE HIS HAT

SHE STOLE HIS FUCKING HAT

SEND HER BACK TO THE KITCHEN
by Herr Mors
Wed Jan 30, 2008 3:10 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Embarassing playlists.
Replies: 64
Views: 8990

Re:

thefiddler wrote:Barenaked Ladies
The album Gordon is awesome, anyone who finds it amusing I challenge to a duel.
by Herr Mors
Mon Jan 21, 2008 5:27 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0373: "The Data So Far"
Replies: 243
Views: 44416

Re: The Data So Far Discussion

He isn't for real.

I am though
Really
Try me.
by Herr Mors
Fri Jan 04, 2008 5:49 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0366: "Your Mom"
Replies: 125
Views: 29346

Re: Your Mom discussion

Alt text made it
by Herr Mors
Wed Dec 26, 2007 5:08 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0362: "Blade Runner"
Replies: 105
Views: 20765

Re: Blade Runner

I do not get this comic
by Herr Mors
Wed Dec 05, 2007 12:22 am UTC
Forum: Religious Wars
Topic: The single best computer food
Replies: 205
Views: 42385

Re: The single best computer food

Image
by Herr Mors
Thu Nov 29, 2007 12:01 am UTC
Forum: Coding
Topic: Visual Web Developer, Worth the Trouble?
Replies: 10
Views: 1887

Visual Web Developer, Worth the Trouble?

I am currently in the process of downloading Visual Studio's Visual Web Developer(from the express editions). I was wondering if there are any opinions of the kind of work it can do, or if it teaches bad habits, or does any of the things that people say Visual Basic does. My dad wants to do a flash ...
by Herr Mors
Wed Nov 07, 2007 1:42 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: today's Cyanide and Happiness strip
Replies: 39
Views: 9041

Re: today's Cyanide and Happiness strip

The second I saw black and white in a classroom setting I knew this was going for XKCD. I didn't see the writing on the board until it was pointed out here.
by Herr Mors
Thu Oct 18, 2007 1:15 am UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Useful language learning sites?
Replies: 2
Views: 3022

Re: Useful language learning sites?

http://studylangs.17.forumer.com/

It has some good information, though a lot of it's traffic has died. Some of the fora hasn't been posted in for a month+. But all of the information is kept, and most languages have other links that should be good as well.
by Herr Mors
Tue Oct 09, 2007 1:22 am UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: C++ Compiler on Ubuntu
Replies: 10
Views: 3426

C++ Compiler on Ubuntu

I recently downloaded the Intel C++ compiler. I'm relatively new to Ubuntu and still don't know a lot about working in the terminal. I unpacked the compiler package in "/home/name/C++". It produced the directory "/home/name/C++/l_cc_p_10.0.023". The instructions told me to then m...
by Herr Mors
Tue Sep 25, 2007 12:52 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Recommend one artist
Replies: 1018
Views: 285867

The artist I'll recommend is popular by most standards, though I can never bring him up without getting "Ewww, you know he's gay, right?" or "He's a fagot, literally." in school. Elton John. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iJj1JPZLJto Someone Saved my Life Tonight I'm not sure wha...
by Herr Mors
Fri Sep 07, 2007 2:01 am UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Conceptually odd theoretical languages
Replies: 39
Views: 6804

Re: Conceptually odd theoretical languages

I wanted one where it would not make sense to talk about nouns and verbs, but I couldn't come up with a framework to make it actually happen. I'm designing a language where nouns, verbs, and adjectives are all the same thing. The word kun , for example, means "is a dog", the word oreb mea...
by Herr Mors
Mon Sep 03, 2007 6:15 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: What's your PDD?
Replies: 120
Views: 13461

A lot of people in my family have mental problems. My aunt(more like great aunts daughter, which is some odd cousin I can't figure out) has OCD, and was pretty bad at one point, bad enough that even the people in my family agree that she shouldn't have kept custudy of her kids, though her ex still l...
by Herr Mors
Mon Sep 03, 2007 9:15 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Dude! Best 4AM EVER!
Replies: 12
Views: 1965

My dad is no fun when it comes to waking up early(or in this instance, not sleeping), mainly because he is still awake so I can't get to the good TV where I tend to go in the early morning(3 am is my usual time). This screwed me up so much this summer, because I'd stay up until three hoping to go do...
by Herr Mors
Sun Aug 19, 2007 4:00 am UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Robert Jordan
Replies: 15
Views: 4507

Robert Jordan

I wanted to hear some opinions on Robert Jordan's "Wheel of Time" series. I recently received the first and second book in the series, and they seem to be good, but I want to hear some opinions from XKCDers. It got a standing-o from Orson Scott Card, the person todays comic is about, even ...
by Herr Mors
Sun Aug 19, 2007 3:41 am UTC
Forum: Coding
Topic: First Real Language
Replies: 5
Views: 2263

First Real Language

Now, I know that technically VB is a real language, but still... Well as I've already established, I do know VB to a small extent, but I know that isn't considered all that great a language here, and rightfully so. Now, I don't mind Windows-only languages, because right now no one else will probably...
by Herr Mors
Thu Aug 16, 2007 12:48 am UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: The Total Noob Guide to Linux
Replies: 10
Views: 2608

Just to be clear: I had the external plugged in as a internal during the installation. Now, I took it out the Linux hard drive and put it into an external USB case, and plugged back in my Windows hard drive. When I plugged the USB case in and started my computer, I started to hit F8, the boot devic...
by Herr Mors
Wed Aug 15, 2007 11:17 pm UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: The Total Noob Guide to Linux
Replies: 10
Views: 2608

Just to be clear: I had the external plugged in as a internal during the installation. Now, I took it out the Linux hard drive and put it into an external USB case, and plugged back in my Windows hard drive. When I plugged the USB case in and started my computer, I started to hit F8, the boot device...
by Herr Mors
Wed Aug 15, 2007 3:10 am UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: The Total Noob Guide to Linux
Replies: 10
Views: 2608

Well, the program I told you to download and install will burn .iso files as images to CDs. The .iso will be the LiveCD. (Just to clarify) So, to answer your question, 1) Yes. 2) There will be an "install" button. You will not be able to miss it. (My apologies if you are blind) Thank you....
by Herr Mors
Wed Aug 15, 2007 1:24 am UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: The Total Noob Guide to Linux
Replies: 10
Views: 2608

Re: The Total Noob Guide to Linux

I also would like to know about live cd and how that may help me choose. A live CD is probably what you want to start with. It lets you run without having to install at all: just boot from the CD and you're away. And if you would like to know how to do that... Go here: http://www.ubuntu.com/getubun...
by Herr Mors
Tue Aug 14, 2007 1:49 am UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: The Total Noob Guide to Linux
Replies: 10
Views: 2608

The Total Noob Guide to Linux

I recently obtained an enterprise edition level of SUSE Linux from Novell. When this was installed however, nothing happened, so I want to try a different Linux as it very well may be the disc. Here is my current computer situation: C drive: -Total Space: 146 GB -Free Space: 111 GB D drive: -Total S...
by Herr Mors
Sun Aug 12, 2007 3:19 am UTC
Forum: Mathematics
Topic: Tom Lehrer Appriciation Society
Replies: 20
Views: 3784

Re: Tom Lehrer Appriciation Society

Theres gotta be a few people in here at least that share my love of this satirical nutjob? For those who are un-blissfully un-aware of whom i speak, a taste: http://youtube.com/watch?v=a81YvrV7Vv8 But there are far better ones, namely Who's Next, the Vatican Rag and other light classics. I suggest ...
by Herr Mors
Sat Aug 11, 2007 8:14 am UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: Visual Basics Question and Other
Replies: 6
Views: 1965

WHY WONT THIS SUBMIT! WHY IS THIS SESSION INVALID.

EvanED wrote:To the OP: what is your experience with VB? Is it you've been working in it for a couple years and want to move off, or just a week?
I only have two weeks experience in VB, and the instructors didn't seem big fans of VB.
by Herr Mors
Sat Aug 11, 2007 2:22 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: INTRO THREAD 2.0: INTRODUCE YOURSELF OR PERISH!
Replies: 2548
Views: 337824

I want to use here to help me learn physics. I bought a book(physics demystified) which seems to know what it's talking about and bored me to death, and then realized that an 8th grade education doesn't help much with the math(and I am only going into 9th grade this year. Are you going to be a thre...

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