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by russianspy1234
Sat Dec 28, 2013 8:13 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1309: "Infinite Scrolling"
Replies: 54
Views: 15508

Re: 1309: "Infinite Scrolling"

Thank you! I freaking hate infinite scroll, now that you've made a comic about it maybe websites will catch on.
by russianspy1234
Wed Jul 24, 2013 2:12 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1242: "Scary Names"
Replies: 111
Views: 23916

Re: 1242: "Scary Names"

bird flu really isnt that scary... it was all a bunch of media hype.
by russianspy1234
Tue Mar 26, 2013 4:35 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104587
Views: 28699250

Re: 1190: "Time"

as of 9:30pm it is completely blank.
refreshing the page causes an image to appear really briefly and then disappear.
by russianspy1234
Fri Mar 06, 2009 6:05 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0552: "Correlation"
Replies: 154
Views: 41732

Re: "Correlation" Discussion

i actually very recently got into an argument about this in a chat. turns out, the actual statistical definition of "implies" is different from the day to day usage, and it does actually mean "proves", which is what my argument was, that it does imply causation, but doesnt prove ...
by russianspy1234
Wed Oct 01, 2008 6:49 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0483: "Fiction Rule of Thumb"
Replies: 303
Views: 43965

Re: "Fiction Rule of Thumb" Discussion

Why no exception for Jack Vance? (Oh, and to those rabbiting on about "A Clockwork Orange," most of the words you think are "made-up" are just Anglicised and slanged-up pronunciations of various Russian words. Frex, "Horrowshow" for "good," coming from "...
by russianspy1234
Mon Sep 08, 2008 3:01 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0470: "The End Is Not For A While"
Replies: 140
Views: 22500

Re: "The End is Not for a While"

my friend and i started a club at ucsd dedicated to counter protests, though we are focusing more on actual bad messages than indifferent ones, we probably will have to start doing stuff like this when we run out.

"forget about the sudanese, what about our student fees?"
by russianspy1234
Sun Aug 24, 2008 4:37 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0466: "Moving"
Replies: 165
Views: 24756

Re: Moving

i had unsecured for a while (NETGEAR not linksys) however, someone was connecting and seriously slowing down my connection, rather than go through all the trouble of figuring out who it was, i slapped a password on it. theres an unsecured linksys near my apartment anyway, but its not close enough to...
by russianspy1234
Mon Jul 07, 2008 4:46 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0446: "In Popular Culture"
Replies: 142
Views: 33635

Re: In Popular Culture Discussion

we will just have to wait 3 days
by russianspy1234
Mon Jul 07, 2008 4:00 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0446: "In Popular Culture"
Replies: 142
Views: 33635

0446: "In Popular Culture"

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Alt text:Someday the 'in popular culture' section will have its own article with an 'in popular culture' section. It will reference this title-text referencing it, and the blogosphere will implode.

http://xkcd.com/446/
by russianspy1234
Fri Jul 04, 2008 5:00 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0445: "I Am Not Good with Boomerangs"
Replies: 132
Views: 36285

Re: "I Am Not Good with Boomerangs" discussion

i like reading the second column top to bottom
by russianspy1234
Thu Jun 26, 2008 8:56 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0356: "Nerd Sniping"
Replies: 376
Views: 127385

Re: "Nerd Sniping" Discussion

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by russianspy1234
Wed Jun 18, 2008 4:06 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0438: "Internet Argument"
Replies: 117
Views: 26763

0438: "Internet Argument"

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Alt-text: It's easier to be an asshole to words than to people.
by russianspy1234
Fri Jun 13, 2008 8:08 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0436: "How It Happened"
Replies: 168
Views: 31573

Re: "How It Happened" Discussion

haha awesome. i was iceblocking with some firends today, and a lot of the formations look and sound dirty, we degraded into a slew of thats what she said jokes
by russianspy1234
Mon Jun 09, 2008 4:10 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0434: "xkcd Goes to the Airport"
Replies: 107
Views: 25941

Re: xkcd Goes to the Airport Discussion

Of course not, BHM will never change.
by russianspy1234
Mon Jun 09, 2008 4:09 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0434: "xkcd Goes to the Airport"
Replies: 107
Views: 25941

0434: "xkcd Goes to the Airport"

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Alt Text:Under three ounces, but it stains panties.
by russianspy1234
Fri Jun 06, 2008 4:11 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0433: "Journal 5"
Replies: 195
Views: 29958

Re: journal 5

of course its not the end, its the beginning of their joint classholery.
by russianspy1234
Fri Jun 06, 2008 4:08 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0433: "Journal 5"
Replies: 195
Views: 29958

0433: "Journal 5"

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Original Alt Text:Pick you up at eight?' 'If you'll have a new car by then.'
Updated Alt Text: 'Pick you up at eight?' 'Nine. I've got to re-mine the driveway.'
by russianspy1234
Fri May 23, 2008 4:07 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0427: "Bad Timing"
Replies: 94
Views: 19921

Re: Bad Timing

damnit i saw the comic and saw that there was no thread for it, but i wasnt logged in
by russianspy1234
Wed May 14, 2008 6:20 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0423: "Finish Line"
Replies: 67
Views: 14075

Re: "Finish Line" discussion

the latter
by russianspy1234
Wed Apr 23, 2008 4:47 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0413: "Mistranslations"
Replies: 110
Views: 17792

Re: "Mistranslations" Discussion

Is it just me, or is that a third person in the bed?
by russianspy1234
Tue Apr 01, 2008 6:24 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: April Fools (WE KNOW ABOUT THE QC THING KTHX)
Replies: 136
Views: 17407

Re: April Fool's thing

haha i was pretty confused at first. i love xkcd and QC. not a big fan of dinosaur comics though.
by russianspy1234
Mon Mar 31, 2008 5:49 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0403: "Convincing pickup line"
Replies: 100
Views: 30144

Re: "Convincing pickup line" Discussion

i loved the alt text, immediately recognizing the name erdos. one of my professors used to brag about having a really low erdos+bacon number. i think it was 5.
by russianspy1234
Wed Mar 26, 2008 1:33 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0400: "Important Life Lesson"
Replies: 242
Views: 40221

Re: "Important Life Lesson" Discussion

This is an example of "Does the extra detail cause it to be bad?" A good example is the webcomic Girl Genius. My friend mentioned that the name was slightly sexist because it implicitly defined the genius as a girl, therefore making it seem like it was an abnormality. I view it as just mo...
by russianspy1234
Mon Mar 24, 2008 4:33 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0400: "Important Life Lesson"
Replies: 242
Views: 40221

Re: "Important Life Lesson" Discussion

I have an Adam Sandler CD in my computer, now, considering that half of the stuff on it isn't even an actual song, suddenly hearing "Assistant Principal's Big Day" or "At a Medium Pace" would be quite horrid during sex...hence every time I'm in any kind of situation like that, I ...
by russianspy1234
Fri Mar 21, 2008 6:49 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0399: "Travelling Salesman Problem"
Replies: 115
Views: 24885

Re: "Travelling Salesman Problem" Discussion

I wish this comic went up last week, I could have shown it to my Algorithms professor, but I just finished that class.
by russianspy1234
Sat Mar 08, 2008 5:09 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0393: "Ultimate Game"
Replies: 165
Views: 37100

Re: Ultimate Game

No, because you didn't win. If anything, you're only trapping yourself in an uncertain limbo until you, inevitably think of The Game when Death has not yet thought of it and when you are outside a 10 mintue 'Safe period. You are turning your afterlife into hell before you've even reached it. No, be...
by russianspy1234
Sat Mar 08, 2008 4:11 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0393: "Ultimate Game"
Replies: 165
Views: 37100

Re: Ultimate Game

He's gone to that big roleplaying table in the sky. Thank you for everything Mr. Gygax. If it weren't for you I might have a life instead I have a 12th lvl Elven Ranger :) Nice touch dying on GM's day. March Forth! Not so much a nice touch ... more an ironic one, seeing as he passed the day after h...
by russianspy1234
Fri Mar 07, 2008 3:48 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0393: "Ultimate Game"
Replies: 165
Views: 37100

Re: Ultimate Game

If I die, I shall challenge death to The Game. Won't take long...
by russianspy1234
Fri Feb 29, 2008 5:07 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0390: "Nightmares"
Replies: 214
Views: 35591

Re: "Nightmares" Discussion

and among those things I found this: http://www.virtualvow.com/ Online wedding FTW! :D Yes! This will be amazing indeed. And so I keep wondering if anybody has actually "completely" died in a dream. I have, on several occasions. They always start out bad and end up good after I realize I'...
by russianspy1234
Thu Feb 14, 2008 12:22 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0377: "Journal 2"
Replies: 346
Views: 40462

Re: "Journal 2" Discussion

so is the XKCD logo getting changed now, since he is wearing his black hat on it.
by russianspy1234
Tue Feb 05, 2008 8:27 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0379: "Forgetting"
Replies: 111
Views: 16534

Re: "Forgetting" Discussion

MADNESS??? THIS IS OLDMEMETA!
by russianspy1234
Sun Feb 03, 2008 9:20 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0377: "Journal 2"
Replies: 346
Views: 40462

Re: "Journal 2" Discussion

Hitler's Law:
As the length of a thread increases, the probability that someone will mention Godwin approaches 1.
by russianspy1234
Mon Jan 28, 2008 5:37 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0376: "Bug"
Replies: 97
Views: 31135

Re: 'Bug' discussion

Puns are punny

Great comic.
by russianspy1234
Wed Jan 23, 2008 8:26 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0374: "Journal"
Replies: 178
Views: 25440

Re: Journal Discussion

the man in the black hat has lost my respect
by russianspy1234
Sat Jan 19, 2008 6:50 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0372: "To Be Wanted"
Replies: 143
Views: 19493

Re: To Be Wanted Discussion

I see it as they are both real, and she is away, and they are both thinking about each other.
by russianspy1234
Wed Jan 16, 2008 5:20 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0371: "Compiler Complaint"
Replies: 76
Views: 17318

Re: "Compiler Complaint" Discussion

DeadCatX2 wrote:a segfault occurs when your program touches memory in an inappropriate manner

You mean memory has naughty bits?
by russianspy1234
Fri Jan 11, 2008 6:02 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0369: "Dangers"
Replies: 282
Views: 56653

Re: "Dangers" discussion

Robin S wrote: Are you suggesting that all the thousands of people who died in other sorts of accidents did live to tell the tale? I have died in a raptor accident and lived to tell the tale. I was afraid to, though, because if the raptors knew...oh dear God they know!!! I guess i might be the firs...
by russianspy1234
Wed Jan 09, 2008 4:37 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0368: "Bass"
Replies: 131
Views: 22872

Re: "Bass" discussion

plasticsuperhero wrote:Yatta?

yatta really only works with the video
by russianspy1234
Tue Jan 08, 2008 3:04 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0366: "Your Mom"
Replies: 125
Views: 24666

Re: Discussion about Your Mom

well, these jokes are most often said guy to guy. you dont really need a special case of "your ex said that" "thats what she said" covers it well enough, if need be, you can clarify.

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