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by joee
Mon Sep 30, 2013 5:12 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1271: Hilighting
Replies: 120
Views: 22738

Re: 1271: Hilighting

Dammit Randall. irssi broke my ability to spell "highlight" correctly. You're NOT HELPING :(
by joee
Fri Sep 13, 2013 4:10 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1264: "Slideshow"
Replies: 79
Views: 22553

Re: 1264: "Slideshow"

Flickr is down for me at the moment. Coincidence or have we xkcd'd it?
by joee
Mon Sep 09, 2013 4:06 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1262: "Unquote"
Replies: 100
Views: 19392

1262: "Unquote"

Image

Alt: I guess it's a saying from the Old Country.

It's sad that quotes lose context :(
by joee
Fri May 24, 2013 5:04 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1216: "Sticks and Stones"
Replies: 73
Views: 17869

Re: 1216: "Sticks and Stones"

Sticks and stones may break my bones, But words can also hurt me. Stones and sticks break only skin, While words are ghosts that haunt me. Slant and curved the word-swords fall To pierce and stick inside me. Bats and bricks may ache through bones, But words can mortify me. Pain from words has left ...
by joee
Mon Mar 25, 2013 11:31 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107136
Views: 48690430

Re: 1190: "Time"

http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/time/90a466 ... e48ecb.png

is he reaching to her or pushing her away?
by joee
Fri May 18, 2012 4:09 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1057: "Klout"
Replies: 84
Views: 44886

Re: 1057: "Klout"

I gave up when I found out Justin Bieber is the only one with a perfect Klout score.

Spoiler:
hi glasnt
by joee
Mon Feb 13, 2012 5:51 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1016: "Valentine Dilemma"
Replies: 99
Views: 26671

Re: 1016: "Valentine Dilemma"

glasnt wrote:How faux pas. Giving easter candy in February is just promoting the corporations releasing all those egg-shaped treats as early as Boxing Day!


But maybe it'll make Bakers Delight release their choc chip hot cross buns earlier?
by joee
Wed Dec 28, 2011 5:57 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0996: Making Things Difficult
Replies: 104
Views: 35862

Re: 0996: Making Things Difficult

Is that just a plastic bead necklace?
by joee
Mon Oct 17, 2011 4:05 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0965: "Elements"
Replies: 161
Views: 39009

0965: "Elements"

http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/elements.png Hovertext: Of all the nations, the armies of the ununoctium-benders are probably the least intimidating. The xenon-benders come close, but their flickery signs are at least effective for propoganda [sic] I never realised there was a double-e in his name... A...
by joee
Wed Oct 05, 2011 4:14 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0960: "Subliminal"
Replies: 81
Views: 33607

Re: 0960 - "Subliminal"

OP needs a link to the comic

Where's the bear in the Toblerone logo?

Edit: Oh i see! I saw a baby there before
by joee
Fri Sep 02, 2011 5:07 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0946: “Family Decals”
Replies: 195
Views: 85464

Re: 0946: “Family Decals”

I find them ridiculous. They are pretty common in these parts. Mostly middle-class, snobby families. Ditto a "baby on board" sign means "watch me carefully cos I may drive erratically at any moment" I certainly prefer them to the car I saw in my area covered in "Waiting for ...
by joee
Fri Aug 26, 2011 5:46 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0943: "Empirical"
Replies: 80
Views: 26942

Re: 0943: "Empirical"

OP: you're missing a link

Is being married more convenient to arguing than just living together?
by joee
Wed Aug 24, 2011 4:21 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0942: "Juggling"
Replies: 63
Views: 21916

Re: 0942: "Juggling"

I laughed. Only because I remember the pain of learning juggling.

p.s. hi glasnt
by joee
Wed Aug 10, 2011 4:34 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0936: "Password Strength"
Replies: 893
Views: 311676

Re: 0936: "Password Strength"

OP: there's a typo in your link. http, not htpp

Damn, now I want to change all my passwords.
by joee
Fri Jul 29, 2011 5:28 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0931: "Lanes"
Replies: 253
Views: 67164

Re: 931: Lanes

Firstly, *hugs* to Randall and his fiancee. Secondly: the first panel doesn't make sense "if your 10 year prognosis is 60% that means a 60% chance that some cancer will slip past the treatment and get out" surely that should be "40% chance some cancer will slip out within 10 years&quo...
by joee
Mon Jul 25, 2011 4:44 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0929: "Speculation"
Replies: 86
Views: 21818

Re: 929: "Speculation"

How is the ball still inflated with a arrow through it?
Yes, this is seriously the first thing that went through my mind

Also hi glasnt
by joee
Fri Jul 01, 2011 5:33 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0919: "Tween Bromance"
Replies: 147
Views: 52167

Re: 0919: "Tween Bromance"

On an unrelated note: where is the forum link on the main site page? I was worried, but I thought it was more of a deterrent, like the lack of comments on his blag posts. But just want to give him and his misses a big hug and a cake shaped like the internet :( *missus? Unless you think he has more ...
by joee
Wed Jun 29, 2011 4:21 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0918: "Google+"
Replies: 158
Views: 49624

Re: 918: "Google+"

extra preceding 0 in the title -- 0918 The comic should link to the comic webpage

I have one of these invites. And it really just look like a best bits of a bunch of social networking sites added together. Should be interesting to see how it works when more people are on it
by joee
Mon May 30, 2011 4:19 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0905: "Homeownership"
Replies: 84
Views: 19999

Re: 0905: "Homeownership"

I had this same feeling when I moved into my new rental place and the landlord was okay with me putting hooks and nails into the walls. I was like :D sweet
by joee
Fri May 20, 2011 4:46 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0901: "Temperature"
Replies: 114
Views: 27994

Re: 0901: "Temperature"

I wonder if you could hack a normal thermometer (with the LCD displays) to do that, and then give it to a male, and watch his reaction.

Wait, do thermometers with LCD displays exist? Or did I just make that up?
by joee
Wed Apr 20, 2011 4:51 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0888: "Heaven"
Replies: 131
Views: 34189

Re: 0888: Heaven

Only in that context is it heaven. Any other time, tis hell. A very very thin edge sword. HI JOEE HEY GLASNT I am in a talk where I am totally lost. Everything is going over my head. Also, isn't part of the fun of games the slight challenge? A game that's too easy is boring. I guess this game would...
by joee
Fri Mar 11, 2011 5:10 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0871: "Charity"
Replies: 102
Views: 23104

0871: "Charity"

http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/charity.png Alt text: "I usually respond to someone else doing something good by figuring out a reason that they're not really as good as they seem. But I've been realizing lately that there's an easier way to handle these situations, and it involves zero internet a...
by joee
Mon Feb 28, 2011 5:16 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0866: "Compass and Straightedge"
Replies: 94
Views: 21564

Re: 0866: "Compass and Straightedge"

Hi glasnt

Also, sad :( Life would be easier if you could construct friends with a compass and straightedge :(
by joee
Mon Jan 24, 2011 5:32 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0851: "Na"
Replies: 207
Views: 49733

Re: 0851: "Na"

Mcecny wrote:I believe that Katamari Damacy is also incorrect. As it stands Katamari Damacy is linked after 10 Nas' but at max I can only count 8. Can someone else please verify?


I thought the same thing

p.s. HI GLASNT
by joee
Mon Dec 13, 2010 5:34 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0833: "Convincing"
Replies: 85
Views: 21512

Re: 0833: "Convincing"

Fell off my chair laughing. <3 Randall

P.S. <3 glasnt too -- HI GLASNT!
by joee
Fri Nov 05, 2010 4:11 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0815: "Mu"
Replies: 80
Views: 17777

Re: 0815: Mu

CorruptUser wrote:Coefficient of Kinetic Friction

Ah thanks. <3
by joee
Fri Nov 05, 2010 4:08 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0815: "Mu"
Replies: 80
Views: 17777

Re: 0815: Mu

I feel really dumb, but CoKF = Coefficient of K? Friction?

I wonder if I can start a chair spinning contest here...

HI GLASNT TGIF!
by joee
Wed Nov 03, 2010 4:34 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0814: "Diode"
Replies: 137
Views: 60693

Re: 0814: Diode

glasnt wrote:That's a big ass-diode.


HI JOEE


HI GLASNT

Sad comic -- I wonder if this is a comment on how often people don't listen to the other person in relationships
by joee
Wed Oct 27, 2010 4:46 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0811: "Starlight"
Replies: 130
Views: 28317

Re: 0811: "Starlight"

I interpreted that as a photo frame and thought it was van gogh going "okay, which section of sky am I going to paint"

HI GLASNT
by joee
Mon Oct 25, 2010 4:03 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0810: "Constructive"
Replies: 130
Views: 44220

Re: 0810: Constructive

I approve of this idea. Bonus points if they have to prove they can type/spell correctly

p.s. HI GLASNT

Edit: You screwed up the title text: "And what about all the people who won't be able to join the community because they're terrible at making helpful and constructive co-- ... oh."
by joee
Fri Oct 22, 2010 4:05 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0809: "Los Alamos"
Replies: 181
Views: 46635

Re: 0809: Los Alamos

I think the guy on the right is Richard Feynman. Something about the hair

p.s. HI GLASNT
by joee
Wed Oct 20, 2010 4:06 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0808: "The Economic Argument"
Replies: 558
Views: 92541

Re: 0808: The Economic Argument

This comic just reminds me of Minority Report and apparently wiping out all crime.

p.s. HI GLASNT!

Edit: Heh Homeopathy and reducing health care costs. At least until we run out of water amirite?
by joee
Mon Oct 18, 2010 5:45 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0807: "Connected"
Replies: 143
Views: 27955

Re: 0807: Connected

http://xkcd.com/162/ Today is a sad day for the Internet. Randall Monroe has grown up. :( So I have 2 more years to go before I have to grow up! Woohoo! HI GLASNT! Maybe it's only when you're young that you're dumb enough to believe it's perfect love instead of two people deciding they can probably...
by joee
Fri Oct 15, 2010 1:33 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0806: "Tech Support"
Replies: 223
Views: 86460

Re: 0806: Tech Support

My desk at my last place had [ ] penguin [ ] http://xkcd.com/225/ (plus Compiling, 'You're a kitty', Signs on cats and a authentic Online Communities 2007 poster) [ ] hair long enough for a poneytail.. FUCK DUDE. Randall. Seriously, stop stalking me. :< HI JOEE TELL RANDALL TO STOP STALKING ME, OR ...
by joee
Fri Oct 15, 2010 4:04 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0806: "Tech Support"
Replies: 223
Views: 86460

Re: 0806: Tech Support

HI GLASNT

Also, I wish my dreams were that cool.

Last time I called tech support because the internet settings on my phone weren't working, they referred me to my phone manufacturer *rolleyes*
by joee
Wed Oct 13, 2010 4:19 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0805: "Paradise City"
Replies: 144
Views: 41753

Re: 0805: Paradise City

glasnt wrote:HI JOEE


HI GLASNT
by joee
Mon Oct 11, 2010 4:31 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0804: "Pumpkin Carving"
Replies: 81
Views: 25639

Re: 0804: Pumpkin Carving

glasnt wrote:Pumpkins. Carving. Australians don't get it.

Hi joee!

Also, 65000 threads. Woo!


HI CRACK GLASNT BOOM!

My housemates' kids were taken pumpkin carving last year. I thought it was super-weird.
by joee
Wed Oct 06, 2010 4:02 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0802: "Online Communities 2"
Replies: 292
Views: 72322

Re: " " Discussion (#802)

So what's the biggest? Edit: Right, happy farm. They're right next to each other... >.< I've never heard of Happy Farm though... am I the only one? p.s. HI GLASNT p.p.s. OP, fix your thread title. And the quotes in your alt text p.p.p.s. There are bits with tiny writing I can't read :< Like the bit ...
by joee
Mon Oct 04, 2010 4:24 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0801: "Golden Hammer"
Replies: 82
Views: 24061

Re: "Golden Hammer" discussion (#801)

HI GLASNT

And, I am guilty of the above, but not with Java (or boathouses)
by joee
Fri Oct 01, 2010 5:22 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0800: "Beautiful Dream"
Replies: 116
Views: 30768

Re: "Beatiful Dream" discussion (#800)

There's a typo in the title of this thread.

I didn't find The Game that bad. It seemed to be mostly "be more confident". Some of the rest was stuff I was doing anyway. Mmmm, manipulating people >.>

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