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by taixzo
Wed Dec 14, 2016 6:08 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

"I'm told "We get wordier in the Future". Yes. This is true. Indeed, I noticed after about the five or six hundredth page the information content of the posts increasing significantly. That, in addition to my growing interest in the present Time has led to my blitzing slowing to a cr...
by taixzo
Mon Dec 12, 2016 2:58 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "Nine Silvers for a Ham"

thunk wrote:Because injokes are fun.

Baltamyrrh wrote:kosmiczne bzdety

So, "cosmic trifles"? Though I'm not sure either.


Sounds like a much grander version of the scrumptious donut!
by taixzo
Wed Dec 07, 2016 4:37 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 102859
Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "Time"

It is. Well, I suppose my first language was more along the lines of "waah" and "bagoom?" and "magabba", but English is the first language that someone else taught me.
by taixzo
Wed Dec 07, 2016 2:53 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 102859
Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "Time"

Finally got a chance to listen to Yappo's latest otties! Awesomeful! For decree: I step out of the sodden field In bales of dreary fog And watch the rain on my windshield The drool of Autumn's dog. The cloak of darkness sweeps the land At half past two or three And two hours' work are left at hand T...
by taixzo
Mon Dec 05, 2016 1:07 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 102859
Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "Time"

I tried both 424 and 425 as Coincidence server IDs, but no luck.
by taixzo
Sat Dec 03, 2016 4:54 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 102859
Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "Time"

ggh wrote:Here's one that doesn't quite work:
A B C D E
F G H I J K L
M N O P Q


Sure it does. That's definitely a high Q.
by taixzo
Tue Nov 22, 2016 5:27 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "Time"

I've modeled the city, and it's time to render the first scene. I want a zoom in from space, to place the hidden images. *a bit of fiddling around in Blender later* Turns out it's a real pain to model something the size of a planet. Did you ever think, "hey, hold on - what have I gotten myself...
by taixzo
Mon Nov 21, 2016 12:16 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 102859
Views: 23916753

The making of t-1: The Beginning

BEGINNING THOUGHT TRANSMISSION FROM AUGUST 2015 I've modeled the city, and it's time to render the first scene. I want a zoom in from space, to place the hidden images. *a bit of fiddling around in Blender later* Turns out it's a real pain to model something the size of a planet. Especially if it ne...
by taixzo
Thu Nov 17, 2016 2:15 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 102859
Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "Time"

ggh wrote:These D&D stories are great! And balthabro - your little sister's plot is amazing! I'm trying to decide if it would make a better movie or book. I'm leaning towards animated film, but that may be because I watch a lot of animated films.


I can just imagine this as done by Miyazaki.
by taixzo
Wed Nov 16, 2016 6:12 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 102859
Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "Time"

karhell wrote:Timezones might make this a tad complicated, but if any OTTers want to try/get back into D&D, we could probably organise something via skype/roll20.


...I would be interested in that.
by taixzo
Mon Nov 14, 2016 8:06 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1759: "British Map"
Replies: 193
Views: 13525

Re: 1759: "British Map"

I see a few categories emerging... feel free to edit/rearrange/discuss: Puns on real places: Aberforth - arguably a "Barmouth/Abermawr" pun, if Randall knows Welsh at all. (Wouldn't put it past him, even if a long shot...) And it's virtually in the right spot for it, given everything. (Ok...
by taixzo
Wed Nov 09, 2016 2:12 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 102859
Views: 23916753

Re: Re:"plies"

I have no idea why, but for this whole NP i have thought GnomeAnne was KarMann. Epsilon. And either apologies, or a "you're welcome". "You're welcome" definitely. Does anyone have a copy of the audio version of BlitzGirl's "We Love the Thread of Time"? Yappobiscuits'(s...
by taixzo
Wed Nov 02, 2016 5:49 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 102859
Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "Time"

ZoomanSP wrote:New OtherComic.

For decree:
2001: A Mountain Odyssey


Alternately, this 2001, in which I wake up and discover I missed the millenium.
by taixzo
Thu Oct 27, 2016 3:30 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 102859
Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "Time"

The Seven Year Blitz
by taixzo
Wed Oct 26, 2016 3:35 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 102859
Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "Time"

New othercomic.

Meanwhile, we have movies with titles like "Molpies on a Plane" and "Bag to the Future".

Edit: Pope! Decree: Other movie titles we have!
by taixzo
Wed Oct 19, 2016 2:25 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 102859
Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "Time"

Congratulations, yappo!
by taixzo
Wed Oct 19, 2016 4:08 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 102859
Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "Time"

Also, new othercomic.

"We do like our flood narratives."
by taixzo
Tue Oct 18, 2016 4:27 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 102859
Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "Time"

Or perhaps these seven: http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=39460 http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=40595 http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=40595 http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=40595 http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=40595 http://forums.xkcd.com/dow...
by taixzo
Tue Oct 18, 2016 1:16 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 102859
Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "Time"

ucim wrote:[6]The Clerecy gathered in the Great Cathedral in preparation for the Grand Procession. [8]First in the procession was First Cleric.


Where is verse 7? Has it been lost to Time?
by taixzo
Tue Oct 11, 2016 1:29 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

I don't know about enlightenment as it was dark outside, but I can confirm I had to alight pretty quickly after the airraftcastle alighted in order to align my connection. Well, the speed of dark is very fast. I am a bit concerned, because if you alight in the dark, doesn't the light and dark cance...
by taixzo
Mon Oct 10, 2016 1:22 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 102859
Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "Time"

azule wrote:Also, people think cyan is blue....it's not. LOL.


Cyan is totally blue. Anyone who disagrees, come argue with me; I'll be the one out back wearing a blue shirt.
by taixzo
Sun Oct 09, 2016 9:20 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 102859
Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "Time"

Hooray, Rahkal! Welcome to the present! (I can finally update my sig!)
by taixzo
Sun Oct 09, 2016 2:15 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 102859
Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "Time"

SBN, and anyone else affected by Matthew, keep safe.
by taixzo
Wed Oct 05, 2016 1:10 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "Time"

Today the OTT escaped into my dream. This morning, my alarm went off. I woke up somewhat, still half-dreaming. I came to the conclusion that my object generator was set to generate alarm clocks, and that therefore there would be twenty or thirty of them going off in the next few minutes. So I turned...
by taixzo
Mon Oct 03, 2016 4:48 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1741: "Work"
Replies: 53
Views: 5519

Re: 1741: "Work"

How do they make metal shapes like that lamp anyway? Is it pressed?
by taixzo
Sat Oct 01, 2016 6:33 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 102859
Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "Time": Redundancy is Molpish

Sustainabilizer wrote:[*]I don't press the “up” button a number of Times, but I press Ctrl+R to activate “reverse i-search” in the command history, then I type the beginning of the command I want to get back (usually “gcc” or “vi ” or “./”), and then Enter.


What is i-search, anyway?
by taixzo
Fri Sep 30, 2016 8:11 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1446: "Landing"
Replies: 1142
Views: 112658

Re: 1446: "Landing"

Rosetta has landed - but Landing has not been updated. I wonder if Randall will add a final closing frame for this?
by taixzo
Tue Sep 27, 2016 2:59 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 102859
Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "Time"

ucim wrote:I've been checking my bottom for dix now


:azule:

And hooray, Rakhal! You're almost now!
by taixzo
Thu Sep 22, 2016 1:28 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "Trebuchet Time"

It's all pretty molpish now. Except that I upgraded my Pebble watch's OS too, and the new allegedly better version doesn't allow me to change watchfaces from the watch but rather only from the app. That's very sad, as I always liked switching watchfaces on the fly. Also I need to locate and install...
by taixzo
Fri Sep 16, 2016 8:06 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 102859
Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "Time"

First step of any AR game completed: a virtual object in the real world!

Image

RSIR
Spoiler:
Screenshot_20160916-160146.png
by taixzo
Wed Sep 14, 2016 7:28 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 102859
Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "Time": CAVEISH BAOBABBIES ARE _SUPERIOR_

I swear I wasn't in the basement. I just spent the last two weepends traveling, and even though I've been lurking and staying mostly ketchupped I haven't had much to say. For decree: I noticed this mornip that Pokémon Go no longer works on my MTA, because it is a rooted non-stock OS. And it's not w...
by taixzo
Fri Sep 09, 2016 11:35 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 102859
Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "Time"

But wouldn't ottifications count as parodies, and aren't parodies permitted? In the US, that is my understanding. I watched the moon set and I watched a large pretty skunk hunt. Then I stepped right back indoors. He is a pretty animal. Yes, they are beautiful. We had three skunk(s?) walk past the s...
by taixzo
Sun Sep 04, 2016 9:29 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 102859
Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "Time"

I fell back in the basement for a while there. I was all busy making things like this . No joy. "This video contains content from Starz Media LLC, who has blocked it in your country on copyright grounds." Yeah I've had a few reports of this. Seems nobody in America can watch it. Here's a ...
by taixzo
Sun Sep 04, 2016 3:09 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 102859
Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "Time"

I fell back in the basement for a while there. I was all busy making things like this . Mandatory vacation castle pic: https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/91011134/OTT/IMG_20160817_113048.jpg Penrhyn Castle, North Wales? Been there a few times on family holidays. Sorry I never have much to say thes...
by taixzo
Sat Sep 03, 2016 3:21 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 102859
Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "big ball of wibbly-wobbly, timey-wimey... stuff"

Greetings fellow Timewaiters, and those also who name themselves Initiates of Time, Grace and peace to y'all from our magnificent Lord Randall. Many Timeframes ago, when Time had but just begun, I had no knowledge of this forum. I followed the One True Comic as well as I was able for some time, but...
by taixzo
Wed Aug 31, 2016 4:03 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 102859
Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "Time"

New Othercomic.

...I wonder where HAL9000 went?
by taixzo
Wed Aug 31, 2016 1:17 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 102859
Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "Time"

taixzo wrote:
ZoomanSP wrote:ETA ca. 7 ENAP later: New OtherComic.

ooh, must OTTify that when I get home.


ok, finally got to my TimeCreator.

Image

Spoiler:
ottishunicode.png

I'm excited about the future! There are so many new people in it!
by taixzo
Tue Aug 30, 2016 3:12 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 102859
Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "Time"

Hi pelrigg! Hope everything is molpish with you! I hope this current lack of posts is just caused by some molpishness in the Outside H for everymolpy. Is "Molpishness in the Outside H a form of Holy Contradiction? I was indeed on the Outside, in the US Northeast with no internet. It is nice to...
by taixzo
Mon Aug 29, 2016 4:51 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 102859
Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "Time"

ZoomanSP wrote:ETA ca. 7 ENAP later: New OtherComic.

ooh, must OTTify that when I get home.
by taixzo
Wed Aug 24, 2016 1:45 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 102859
Views: 23916753

Re: 1190: "Time"

Hi pelrigg! Hope everything is molpish with you! I hope this current lack of posts is just caused by some molpishness in the Outside H for everymolpy. Is "Molpishness in the Outside H a form of Holy Contradiction? I was indeed on the Outside, in the US Northeast with no internet. It is nice to...

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