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by sherlip
Wed Feb 27, 2013 5:55 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1179: "ISO 8601"
Replies: 379
Views: 102146

Re: 1179: "ISO 8601"

Am I the only one not getting the

2 3 1 4
0 1 2 3 7
5 67 8

Because it confuses the hell out of me...
by sherlip
Wed Nov 21, 2012 2:40 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1137: "LTR/RTL"
Replies: 63
Views: 25681

Re: 1137: "LTR/RTL"

Looking at some of these replies, knowing not anything about HTML

www.xkcd.com/1137/U+202e does nothing.
by sherlip
Mon Oct 29, 2012 10:18 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1127: "Congress"
Replies: 446
Views: 86296

Re: 1127: "Congress"

This one's pretty good.

But did anyone notice that in the Senate chart, the scale at the top goes (0, 10, 20, 30, 40, 50, 40, 40, 80)?
by sherlip
Wed Oct 03, 2012 4:26 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1116: "Traffic Lights"
Replies: 171
Views: 52441

Re: 1116: "Traffic Lights"

So much to focus on. The arrows the light up make me lol. And the blue. And every light yellow and red and green and turning across every lane. Someone is gonna die.
by sherlip
Wed Sep 19, 2012 6:09 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1110:"Click and Drag"
Replies: 595
Views: 674519

Re: 1110:"Click and Drag"

I found the Minecraft Creeper.
by sherlip
Wed Sep 19, 2012 6:02 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1110:"Click and Drag"
Replies: 595
Views: 674519

Re: 1110:"Click and Drag"

Halrandir wrote:I went past the top of the building, and thought it was a cute idea. I got to the sailing ship, and realized just how awesome this strip is. I went further and got to the giant pit in the ground, and realized Randall's insane.


Did you go both ways?
by sherlip
Wed Sep 19, 2012 5:58 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1110:"Click and Drag"
Replies: 595
Views: 674519

Re: 1110:"Click and Drag"

So I got to the "Flagpole Sitta" reference... and now I know that North Dakota has the tallest pyramid of oil cans.

Oh god, it goes left too... that's very high up to be dropping a penny... I'd be scared.
by sherlip
Fri May 04, 2012 4:06 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1051: "Visited"
Replies: 66
Views: 22212

Re: 1051: "Visited"

I have the same peeve as Randall in both the comic and alt-text. Wow.
by sherlip
Mon Dec 19, 2011 10:37 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0992: "Mnemonics"
Replies: 278
Views: 67268

Re: 0992: "Mnemonics"

rhomboidal wrote:The minus SI prefixes always sound like lost Marx Brothers to me: Femto, Atto, Zepto, Yocto... They all became mathematicians instead of comedians. (Or political philosophers.)


No clue how any of those sound remotely like "Karl"
by sherlip
Mon Dec 05, 2011 7:15 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0986: "Drinking Fountains"
Replies: 115
Views: 25828

Re: 0986: "Drinking Fountains"

So am I the only naive person on the planet that had no idea what kidneys do and thought water went through our internal pipes directly into the bladder? I only understand some physics and chemistry.. and up to maybe Calc II.. and am a computer engineer major first-year freshman that has no code exp...
by sherlip
Fri Dec 02, 2011 10:17 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0985: "Percentage Points"
Replies: 85
Views: 25659

Re: 0985: "Percentage Points"

atrahasis wrote:
Comic 404 is set to -1 as it doesn't exist.


Mind. Blown.
by sherlip
Mon Nov 28, 2011 12:05 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0983: "Privacy"
Replies: 70
Views: 20946

Re: 0983: "Privacy"

mboss92 wrote:
Ideas sleep furiously. wrote:I'm going to university next year.
Should be interesting >.>


Good luck on your future loss of virginity.


That was high school.. get in the loop dude :D
by sherlip
Mon Nov 28, 2011 11:24 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0983: "Privacy"
Replies: 70
Views: 20946

Re: 0983: "Privacy"

Being a freshman in college this year, I can back this up. We ended up getting it on in the kitchen on a floor of the dorm neither of us lived on and we had to lock it and put black construction paper over the glass pane in the door. Needless to say, we had to shoo away a few curious knocking people...
by sherlip
Sun Nov 06, 2011 7:46 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0973: "MTV Generation"
Replies: 101
Views: 25549

Re: 0973: "MTV Generation"

I like to refer to us as the "Disney Star Generation" As in Frankie Avalon, Annette Funicello, Kurt Russell and Jodie Foster? Dear God, and I thought that fit us perfectly.. Does "Disney Channel Star Generation" make it less ambiguous? I guess so.. but I figured Disney didn't ha...
by sherlip
Sun Nov 06, 2011 5:13 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0973: "MTV Generation"
Replies: 101
Views: 25549

Re: 0973: "MTV Generation"

I like to refer to us as the "Disney Star Generation" As in Frankie Avalon, Annette Funicello, Kurt Russell and Jodie Foster? Dear God, and I thought that fit us perfectly.. Well then the fact that nothing groundbreaking can describe our childhoods (90's) other than the name of a decade, ...
by sherlip
Sat Nov 05, 2011 5:03 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0973: "MTV Generation"
Replies: 101
Views: 25549

Re: 0973: "MTV Generation"

I'm 18.. is this the point where people look down on me?

I like to refer to us as the "Disney Star Generation"

Granted, they all suck but it's all I can identify with..
by sherlip
Mon Aug 08, 2011 4:16 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0935: “Missed Connections”
Replies: 80
Views: 27945

Re: 0935: “Missed Connections”

I don't get it at all.
by sherlip
Wed Jul 06, 2011 7:45 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0921: "Delivery Notification"
Replies: 93
Views: 20631

Re: 0921: "Delivery Notification"

I hate when this happens.

Doorbell rings. Five seconds later... "Where the fuck did he go?"
by sherlip
Mon Jul 04, 2011 4:17 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0920: "Youtube Parties"
Replies: 45
Views: 15086

Re: 0920: "Youtube Parties"

Always.. it's like it never ends.. only stopping to eat and piss. It is, the Youtube Centipede!
by sherlip
Fri Jul 01, 2011 8:41 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0919: "Tween Bromance"
Replies: 147
Views: 53636

Re: 0919: "Tween Bromance"

And, "irregardless" strikes me as a word that could be useful - for emphatically correcting someone who claims something doesn't matter: "well, regardless of that..." "no, ir regardless." I agree. Unfortunately that isn't what it's taken to mean, being illogically cons...
by sherlip
Fri Jul 01, 2011 5:32 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0919: "Tween Bromance"
Replies: 147
Views: 53636

Re: 0919: "Tween Bromance"

None of those fazed me at all until I read the last word of the alt text. Ugh, irregardless . Also, is it weird that when I saw the title, I started trying to somehow put the words of the comic to the tune of "Bad Romance"? It took me a second to understand that that's not where this is g...
by sherlip
Fri Jul 01, 2011 4:07 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0919: "Tween Bromance"
Replies: 147
Views: 53636

Re: 0919: "Tween Bromance"

Eebster the Great wrote:It seems Randall has been visiting this thread.

These are all among the most hated English words.


And thus my vexation has been alleviated.


I love the word yiff. lol.
by sherlip
Fri Jul 01, 2011 4:02 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0919: "Tween Bromance"
Replies: 147
Views: 53636

0919: "Tween Bromance"

Image

Alt: Vebiage. Va-jay-jay. Irregardless.


Eh...

I understand every word, but not the comic itself. I am not meta. :(
by sherlip
Mon Jun 13, 2011 4:30 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0911: "Magic School Bus"
Replies: 116
Views: 29218

Re: 0911: ""

It's ironic - Comic 911.. Nine. Eleven.
by sherlip
Wed Jun 01, 2011 4:04 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0906: "Advertising Discovery"
Replies: 69
Views: 16763

Re: 0906: "Advertising Discovery"

I lol'd
by sherlip
Fri May 20, 2011 9:41 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0901: "Temperature"
Replies: 114
Views: 29222

Re: 0901: "Temperature"

I'm pretty sure this joke either went over peoples' heads and I'm just waiting for someone to say what I think.. or my mind is in the gutter. Here we go...

"That man is very homosexually oriented and must have got some fluids in his oral orifice somehow."
by sherlip
Mon Apr 11, 2011 9:29 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0884: "Rogers St."
Replies: 241
Views: 72109

Re: 0884: "Rogers St."

Guinness Gracie..

Yeah, I'm a dude. No. That doesn't work. How about my second dog and second street?

Killian Montclair.

That is gold.
by sherlip
Thu Mar 31, 2011 1:41 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0879: "Lamp"
Replies: 151
Views: 37261

Re: 0879: "Lamp"

I ROFL'ed. As a seventeen year old guy, should I not? This is gold.

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