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by Swein
Tue Aug 20, 2013 3:06 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

I made an OTTification of the last What if. First I made it in Word then I turned it into a HTML that became kind of Seaish, and I didn't know what to do with. So here it is in good ol' OTT-format... Updating a Printed OTT If you had a printed version of the whole of OTC, how many molpies would you ...
by Swein
Sun Aug 18, 2013 1:36 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

This is fun I may have discovered a new way to make sand castles out of sand and water. No salt or coffee or ... needed. I've been doing this for a couple of years, but I can't remember whether I saw someone else doing this on a beach or did I just invent this by myself. The idea is to use very wet ...
by Swein
Fri Aug 16, 2013 11:38 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Been OTTercomicing again... http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?mode=view&id=39256 xkcd.com/597/ 597 modified.png :lol: higgs-boson! An OTTherotthercomic: http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=39255&t=1 G2.png Both of these are just sooo true! :mrgreen:
by Swein
Thu Aug 15, 2013 11:23 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Behold a man that really knows how to wait for it... http://www.jimdenevan.com/sand.htm#sand_images/ It has a nice philosophical touch. A connection with the OTC, where he peacefully works on something great just to have the irrepressible sea slowly come in and eradicate it all. http://www.jimdeneva...
by Swein
Tue Aug 13, 2013 3:16 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=39139 From http://xkcd.com/695/ Aww, Whizbang! That othercomic has always been my number one http://spicaworld.com/forums/public/style_emoticons/default/bawl.gif in xkcd! Very nice OTTification! Another OTThercomic . http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.p...
by Swein
Sun Aug 11, 2013 8:33 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

P223: YAY!!!! BlitzGirl's first post! Hi BlitzGirl! *waves* (Despondent note: When BlitzGirld first posted, she was approx. one third of the way through the thread. I'm only up to ~15% so far, and the thread is a "tad" longer than it was when she started... Alas, I came to this thread hun...
by Swein
Sat Aug 10, 2013 10:26 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

OTT Ice Cream Trauma Ward You bring the trauma, we'll bring the chocolate syrup. http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-7_PpAiAkf1U/T_aSpPUKInI/AAAAAAAACeY/avvx1QGwKSg/s1600/choc+chip+ice+cream+pie+(10).JPG Yay! Trauma time! Bring forth your inner trauma :mrgreen: This was me at T.. ..D http://img.c...
by Swein
Fri Aug 09, 2013 3:46 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Aww Minim, I would love to see your hair! If I would sit on my hair my spine would have to be extracted first ... and then I would have to find the bloody hair ... :mrgreen: I was working on some religious art, to the praise of our GLR and the Holy OTTification, and this is what I came up with... OT...
by Swein
Fri Aug 09, 2013 1:11 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Blindpost from np 1253 Regarding the question of the mouth of the Rhone moving, and the upper edge of the beanie map not matching the present-day map: Rivers do move, sometimes quite far. For the past century or so, the US Army Corps of Engineers (large, partly civil organization) has been ...
by Swein
Wed Aug 07, 2013 12:42 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Has anyone else noticed that Time now has its own Wikipedia page ? I haven't seen it pointed out yet. It was created on the fifth by someone named Deadbeef. Is that anyone from here? I was just about to molpy down when I saw that and had to come on here. I hope I haven't been ninja'd. I think you'r...
by Swein
Tue Aug 06, 2013 4:30 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

It is a simple physical fact that every conceivable combination of occupations of quantum fields in 4D spacetime has a finite non-zero probability within the laws of physics, and that includes groups of bosons forming neural nets which encode the belief that library books are supposed to be empty. ...
by Swein
Tue Aug 06, 2013 11:51 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

By Papal decree ...
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by Swein
Tue Aug 06, 2013 10:17 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Flotter wrote:It was weird to see Time stop while I was on holiday...

What if the rise of the sea was caused by a dropped mountain?


Yay! Or that mountain dropped at the gates of Gibraltar. It's all connected! :shock:

[edit] Changed 'And' to 'Or'
by Swein
Sat Jul 27, 2013 6:30 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Every Newframe's Awefulsome The Knights Temporal Song Megan and Cue True, hilarious, and beautiful ETA, and the silver lining: All the projects that were constantly behind can finally catch up; the voiceovers, the sourceification; the wiki can be brought up to standard, etc. Randall may be done wit...
by Swein
Fri Jul 26, 2013 11:10 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Well then ... I guess it's time to ...
Spoiler:
PANIC!
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by Swein
Thu Jul 25, 2013 8:56 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Well, time for another ketchup of the homeopathic brand, from your representative in a wilderness not about to get drowned by global warming... Glad to see both Minim and Stratplayer on the Run! I'm a little doubting over the possibility to build a raft carrying 20 persons and luggage from the stuff...
by Swein
Wed Jul 24, 2013 9:50 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Soo,time for my daily check-in from the wilderness! Fourteen newpages! Thanks for that fellow OTTers! :shock: My eyes fell on this. It was 7,11 A preview of a project I'm working on: Here is a word cloud of the first 100 pages of the OTT: http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=38310&mod...
by Swein
Tue Jul 23, 2013 10:59 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

The kids told us ...

What a derogatory nomination of the most honored citizen of the nation of Forty, La Petite! I feel otterly offended! :x
by Swein
Mon Jul 22, 2013 9:45 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

A quick check-in from the wilderness, and I just ... Holy f...n GLR!!! What have you done! :shock: Well, no more idle chatting about cakes and molpys while waiting for it apparently. I will miss that, but now it is the time of running, and run I'll have to do ... just to keep up! I wonder how many n...
by Swein
Fri Jul 19, 2013 3:23 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

The path of Cuegan on Rosettas map overlaid on Google Maps... http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=38139&t=1 A possible escape route for their folks in blue ... if they don't stop at some nearby hill to see what happens. :? I haven't learned that redundant spoiler technology, so I guess ...
by Swein
Fri Jul 19, 2013 3:16 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 35738156

Re: 1190: "Time"

The path of Cuegan on Rosettas map overlaid on Google Maps...
OTT-Cuegan.jpg

A possible escape route for their folks in blue ... if they don't stop at some nearby hill to see what happens. :?

I haven't learned that redundant spoiler technology, so I guess this one can't be quoted...
by Swein
Fri Jul 19, 2013 2:33 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

I guess Cuegan have walked about 350 km (with a raise of 2600-2700 meters - mostly at the end). That would take at least 10 days. If the brave 40 take the closest route to the hills (formerly known as Mallorca) they should just need to walk perhaps 150 km. Unfortunately they would have to follow the...
by Swein
Fri Jul 19, 2013 12:57 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

At least, living in tents, they have no established homes to be lost in the waters. On the other hand: "Your irreplaceable classic Scooby Doo beach pail? Didn't you use it to carry rope down to the beach? We didn't have time to go after it..." On the Rate of Filling: The recent article ci...
by Swein
Fri Jul 19, 2013 10:51 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Although it doesn't help the language question, I will point out that the 10,000 time gap isn't quite the relevant time gap. Languages have become more and more stable as technology has progressed. Absent any calamity, I would expect the languages of the future to be close enough to modern day lang...
by Swein
Thu Jul 18, 2013 3:08 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

b2bomberkrh wrote:You carry these people with you?

I think maybe she's asking whether they're travelling alone. Or maybe whether they're a travelling tribe.

Or there is some really serious misunderstanding going on... :shock:
by Swein
Thu Jul 18, 2013 1:12 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Perhaps Cuegan are part of some kind of Gypsie/Romani-like tribe of the Randalverse. Living in tents and beeing disliked by people around. Used to walking around. http://www.kb.se/Bilder/Samlingarna/Digitala%20samlingar/Tema%20resor/Thesleffs%20samling/romerpaskansen.jpg But in that case I think Cue...
by Swein
Wed Jul 17, 2013 8:26 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

SorrONG... http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/time/36ad09d01c88d2b06052ce39e29d53697485841d5a9301bcf0e9a5c7850ba81c.png I am sorry. Your language is like those spoken by the ...ffiou... ... but I learned it. I see "spoken by the ...affioul..." Could it be a bad pronounciation of "spoken by ...
by Swein
Wed Jul 17, 2013 8:16 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Whizbang wrote:
Spoiler:
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Redundant:


LOL! Very good Whizbang! :mrgreen:
by Swein
Tue Jul 16, 2013 7:56 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Thanks everyone! Welcome and happy delurking, Chinchokmataa! BLINDPOST. In reply to yappobiscuits .. some Americans have been out of the country and have visited several castles. You say that as if I said "of course no Americans have ever left the country or seen a castle"... sorry if it ...
by Swein
Mon Jul 15, 2013 11:14 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Why, oh why, does the man on the box expand? Is he about to explode? :shock:
by Swein
Thu Jul 11, 2013 2:20 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Is it just me beeing a bit worried that Cuegan has interrupted the mighty important surveillance task that the beanie was up to?
Suddenly they might be overwhelmed by...
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by Swein
Thu Jul 11, 2013 1:02 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

TalkONG Beanish...
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[Edit] Back after a long time of lurking just to deprive newpixbot of its prey!
by Swein
Fri Jun 28, 2013 10:20 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Checking out from Time and the OTT for a while, for a trip to Russia in the heretical world. I dread the amount of Ketchup I have to devour upon my return (not that found of ketchup - esp. this kind :P ) Anyway my thoughts will be with Cueball and his lonely task through the night on the world known...
by Swein
Fri Jun 28, 2013 3:22 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

mscha wrote:Updated animation, still with gamma correction 3:
Spoiler:
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Is it just me, or do the stars follow another path than the sun when reaching the horizon?
by Swein
Fri Jun 28, 2013 3:00 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

ThinkONG deep thoughts...
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by Swein
Fri Jun 28, 2013 1:03 pm UTC
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Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

NodONG?
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by Swein
Fri Jun 28, 2013 1:02 pm UTC
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Topic: 1190: "Time"
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I get the first point, but why do the stars get more weight than the baobab? We know where those are, we might even know specifically which tree that weird one that probably knows what it is doing is. We either have to fit the rest of time to that, or we have to find the explanation for why it does...
by Swein
Fri Jun 28, 2013 12:45 pm UTC
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Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Good mornix everyone...oh, it is still nix in Time...well er...happy de'coma. Molpy up! :mrgreen: Cueball will certainly want to rest soon. Otherwise, he may find himself too tired come mornix. The question will be, will he choose to wake Megan up for the watch, or will he sleep and allow her to co...
by Swein
Fri Jun 28, 2013 12:01 pm UTC
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Topic: 1190: "Time"
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WatchONG over loved ones..
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by Swein
Fri Jun 28, 2013 11:14 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Stand back! The OTT is going to use SCIENCE ! :D Awesomeful effort from all the astronomers so far - I have no idea what you are all talking about but I feel privileged to have a ringside seat at the most comprehensive nerdsnipe known to humankind. I guess if we don't have a definite date/location,...

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