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by AUS
Mon Nov 11, 2013 6:10 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1289: "Simple Answers"
Replies: 50
Views: 10077

Re: 1289: "Simple Answers"

Frisbees aren't technology. *shot*

Strip Frisbee
by AUS
Wed Oct 23, 2013 4:36 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1281: "Minifigs"
Replies: 105
Views: 18874

1281: "Minifigs"

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"The LEGO Group is already the world's largest tire manufacturer."

This year, the LEGO movie will come out. Next, LEGO movies will out-populate regular movies.
by AUS
Thu May 16, 2013 11:18 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106317
Views: 39074574

Re: 1190: "Time"

first post

(sorry guys, I had to)
by AUS
Thu May 02, 2013 6:31 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106317
Views: 39074574

Re: 1190: "Time"

Selcouth wrote:Though, since the water bottle is visible, the river must be almost entirely dry, otherwise the bottle would be covered by water and not visible to us....

Or it's floating.
by AUS
Wed May 01, 2013 9:33 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106317
Views: 39074574

Re: 1190: "Time"

Remember when this had sandcastles?
by AUS
Fri Apr 19, 2013 1:05 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1201: "Integration by parts"
Replies: 81
Views: 23103

Re: 1201: "Integration by parts"

I don't know much about integration at this point in my life, but I understood the function to the extent that I laughed at the joke. "Yeah..That didn't change..anything.."
by AUS
Tue Apr 16, 2013 2:05 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106317
Views: 39074574

Re: 1190: "Time"

Chrome, what the helling fuck? Good exercise: Go to the Time XKCD, right click-> open image in new tab. Back to the xkcd topic with your other tab open, right click copy the image. Then right click open the image in new tab again. WHAHYUWEHTINASIKJS EDIT : No, I'm just being tricked by javascript. M...
by AUS
Tue Apr 16, 2013 1:09 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1199: "Silence"
Replies: 107
Views: 16092

Re: 1199: "Silence"

Technically, 4'33" is music - just three movements of Tacit Then what, technically, constitutes "music"? Because I have not come across anyone who takes seriously the notion that it is, for example, all and only those things which can be written down as some combination of standard W...
by AUS
Mon Apr 15, 2013 11:33 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106317
Views: 39074574

Re: 1190: "Time"

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by AUS
Mon Apr 15, 2013 9:42 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106317
Views: 39074574

Re: 1190: "Time"

Reading the last few pages is really freaking annoying. I get how people are accidentally copying the wrong link, I don't get how they're not NOTICING IT when they're posting that it's not a super long hash /rant.
by AUS
Mon Apr 15, 2013 2:28 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1199: "Silence"
Replies: 107
Views: 16092

Re: 1199: "Silence"

Never heard of it before in my life. Though, you guys don't lie and say you hear this joke all the time...Or at least, don't tell the truth and say that because it's not believable so it'll just waste your time.
by AUS
Fri Apr 12, 2013 4:49 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1198: "Geologist"
Replies: 44
Views: 10402

Re: 1198: "Geologist"

Quicksilver wrote:Just a generic rock? Why not something of value or difficulty to obtain? That's what framing game is all about.

It's not a generic rock, it's the earth's head.
by AUS
Wed Apr 10, 2013 10:07 am UTC
Forum: What If?
Topic: What-If 0040: "Pressure Cooker"
Replies: 117
Views: 53858

Re: What-If 0040: "Pressure Cooker"

Zomba wrote:I love that FOOF is also nicknamed 'Satan's Kimchi' (Derek Lowe's term according to Wiki and the link posted above). Dot Tumblr Dot Com.

Fixed.
by AUS
Tue Apr 09, 2013 5:49 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106317
Views: 39074574

Re: 1190: "Time"

beargarden wrote:But is spinning towards us or away from us? I must know!

That's not how spinning works. It's spinning facing us, meaning it spins toward us and then continuing the same direction it spins away from us.
by AUS
Sun Apr 07, 2013 3:43 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106317
Views: 39074574

Re: 1190: "Time"

Assuming cymk is a lying liar whom lies (hopefully), that's actually a pretty cool animation he made.
by AUS
Sun Apr 07, 2013 1:04 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106317
Views: 39074574

Re: 1190: "Time"

On the miniature of the sandcastle, what is that line to the far left? It would be offscreen in the macro scale...

Plus, I'm assuming the side of the miniature means the water receded and they're now stranded on this cliff-face thing. ;3
by AUS
Sat Apr 06, 2013 10:24 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106317
Views: 39074574

Re: 1190: "Time"

10000? edit: NOPE!
by AUS
Sat Apr 06, 2013 10:01 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106317
Views: 39074574

Re: 1190: "Time"

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by AUS
Mon Apr 01, 2013 11:59 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1193: Externalities
Replies: 505
Views: 138889

Re: 1193: Externalities

So several things change based on several things. Anything new?
by AUS
Sun Mar 31, 2013 3:10 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106317
Views: 39074574

Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

AluisioASG wrote:
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This be depressing.

I wanted to post more, but I figured if I did that I would have to change my signature.
by AUS
Fri Mar 29, 2013 4:43 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106317
Views: 39074574

Re: 1190: "Time"

What the fuck is with all the signature nonsense in this thread?
by AUS
Wed Feb 27, 2013 7:57 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1179: "ISO 8601"
Replies: 379
Views: 87944

Re: 1179: "ISO 8601"

Probably already stated, but I'm a lazy asshole so here we go:

MM/DD/YY, because smallest to largest. 01-12, 01-31, 00-99.
by AUS
Wed Oct 10, 2012 7:41 am UTC
Forum: What If?
Topic: What-If 0015: "Mariana Trench Explosion"
Replies: 55
Views: 16468

Re: What-if 0015: Mariana Trench Explosion

I'm calling bullshit on this one. Not that what he said wouldn't happen, but on that it didn't talk about the massive shockwave (which travels quicker through the water than the air) killing everything it touches. I want to know how much damage that does.
by AUS
Sat Aug 25, 2012 9:46 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1099: "Tuesdays"
Replies: 71
Views: 16141

Re: 1099: "Tuesdays"

If you can find an example of it in the UK, then that argument works. Otherwise, you can't prove Avatar isn't right. It's pointless to try and prove a negative. I don't have to prove someone isn't right, they have to prove that they are right. Frankly, I don't think he is right, and I have no reaso...
by AUS
Fri Aug 24, 2012 10:59 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1099: "Tuesdays"
Replies: 71
Views: 16141

Re: 1099: "Tuesdays"

they seem to avoid this kind of confusion in the UK by simply stating "free refills" or "all you can eat" rather than coming up with silly titles like "bottomless drinks" or "endless wings" Uh, it's not an American thing. There are just different names for th...
by AUS
Mon Aug 20, 2012 6:27 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1097: "A Hypochrondiac's Nightmare"
Replies: 45
Views: 12209

Re: 1097: "A Hypochrondiac's Nightmare"

No, tons of people will probably notice until it gets fixed. A lot of people here are really good at spotting this sort of thing..
by AUS
Wed Aug 01, 2012 2:37 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1088: "Five Years"
Replies: 23
Views: 7493

Re: 1088: "Five Years"

You're supposed to say "Job interviews."
by AUS
Thu Jun 14, 2012 8:56 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1068: "Swiftkey"
Replies: 88
Views: 44069

Re: 1068: "Swiftkey"

The fascinating thing about this comic is that Randal used Swiftkey for its dialogue.
by AUS
Sun May 13, 2012 4:32 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1054: "The Bacon"
Replies: 55
Views: 24789

Re: 1054: "The Bacon"

Someone could misunderstand what he's saying for something much worse, I guess.
It's not one of the great ones, but whatever.
by AUS
Sun Apr 08, 2012 11:44 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1035: “Cadbury Eggs”
Replies: 116
Views: 31304

Re: 1035: “Cadbury Eggs”

Greep, I think you're looking at this the wrong way! Completely backward! You're making an argument for drinking tons of soda, and that's not what the comic is about. The fat only translates in one direction, yes, but you're going backwards! True, there's no fat in soda, but that's no reason to disc...
by AUS
Sun Apr 01, 2012 9:59 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1037: "Umwelt"
Replies: 478
Views: 287247

Re: 1037(?): Umwelt

On the off chance that Randall is updating this based on this topic, I'll check back later today. Seems unlikely that he'd even be reading this topic, let alone updating the images based on what's seen here. Of course, I could be wrong. It was mentioned that a comic did change, and the thought was ...
by AUS
Sun Apr 01, 2012 9:33 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1037: "Umwelt"
Replies: 478
Views: 287247

Re: 1037(?): Umwelt

On the off chance that Randall is updating this based on this topic, I'll check back later today. Seems unlikely that he'd even be reading this topic, let alone updating the images based on what's seen here. Of course, I could be wrong. It was mentioned that a comic did change, and the thought was ...
by AUS
Sun Apr 01, 2012 9:25 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1037: "Umwelt"
Replies: 478
Views: 287247

Re: 1037(?): Umwelt

What happens if you check on your Wii or whatever? I'm gonna check on my 3DS and see what happens. EDIT : 3DS gives me the same one I get on IE, earthquake. Chrome gives me the turtle. The earthquake one clearly makes use of your location "But this is Georgia!" changing the state to wherev...
by AUS
Sun Mar 18, 2012 3:30 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0981: "Porn Folder"
Replies: 72
Views: 29268

Re: 0981: "Porn Folder"

Sorry for the necrobump, but does anyone have any idea how to do this on Windows 7?
by AUS
Fri Sep 16, 2011 10:04 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0952: "Stud Finder"
Replies: 98
Views: 29647

Re: 0952: "Stud Finder"

One of the weaker comics I'd say. The meaning isn't very obvious. And even when you get it.. you're not sure, since it doesn't seem to fit very well. A stud finder finder I'm assuming? Even when I thought of that I still wasn't sure. Especially since the alt text had nothing to do with this particu...
by AUS
Fri Sep 16, 2011 6:39 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0952: "Stud Finder"
Replies: 98
Views: 29647

Re: 0952: "Stud Finder"

Personally I thought the guy stole his stud finder. But then what you guys are saying would make his reaction smarter.

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