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by patzer
Mon Oct 30, 2017 3:40 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Every hour, on the hour
Replies: 11780
Views: 782542

Re: Every hour, on the hour

flicky1991 wrote:I don't know why your screenshots are showing that, but I only stayed up until 1am BST, not 1am GMT.

That's really odd. Something must be wrong with the php (date) function if that's the case.
by patzer
Sun Oct 29, 2017 7:50 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Every hour, on the hour
Replies: 11780
Views: 782542

Re: Every hour, on the hour

7501 I do believe that was two hours, not one hour. Clocks went back :p The scoreboard says 7501. The clocks didn't go back till 2am. Yep, they went back from 2am BST to 1am GMT. Your post was made at 1:00:05am GMT; had it been made ten seconds earlier then it would have been made at 1:59:55 BST. S...
by patzer
Sun Oct 29, 2017 6:02 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?
Replies: 7055
Views: 503702

Re: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?

Sadly not.

There are about fifteen Acorn computers in my other house (one in use, the rest in storage in the loft) that my dad bought from a school about twenty years ago. But no old computers here.

A compter that has Windows 8 installed on it?
by patzer
Sun Oct 29, 2017 1:37 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Song Association Game
Replies: 293
Views: 24508

Re: The Song Association Game

by patzer
Sun Oct 29, 2017 1:33 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Every hour, on the hour
Replies: 11780
Views: 782542

Re: Every hour, on the hour

flicky1991 wrote:7501

I do believe that was two hours, not one hour. Clocks went back :p
by patzer
Fri Oct 27, 2017 4:37 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Every hour, on the hour
Replies: 11780
Views: 782542

Re: Every hour, on the hour

+7 hours
by patzer
Thu Oct 26, 2017 3:31 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Song Association Game
Replies: 293
Views: 24508

Re: The Song Association Game

Dianne Warwick - Heartbreaker

(sorry for using the same artist twice, but I like this song)
by patzer
Mon Oct 23, 2017 2:08 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?
Replies: 7055
Views: 503702

Re: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?

flicky1991 wrote:Harry Potter merchandise that is not a book?

About fifteen years ago my sister made a replica wooden Nimbus 2000. Sadly, I have no idea where it is now. So, no.
phillip1882 wrote:something made of iron?

I don't know what things made with iron look like, so no.
(Unless my iron supplement tablets count)

Weights?
by patzer
Sun Oct 22, 2017 4:32 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?
Replies: 7055
Views: 503702

Re: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?

Yep. Three, to be precise.

A letter which has been printed in a physical book/piece of paper, which is not one of the 26 letters in the standard Latin alphabet?
by patzer
Sat Oct 21, 2017 12:07 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: What is in Your Clipboard?
Replies: 3366
Views: 461347

Re: What is in Your Clipboard?

856 M #REF! #REF!
by patzer
Thu Oct 19, 2017 2:32 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?
Replies: 7055
Views: 503702

Re: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?

Yep. Two analog chess clocks, and two analog ordinary clocks on walls (one of which is currently not working). Also I think there's an analog alarm clock somewhere, but not sure I could find it in 15 seconds.

A fluorescent light?
by patzer
Wed Oct 18, 2017 6:35 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?
Replies: 7055
Views: 503702

Re: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?

If a bucket is considered to be a very large jug, then yes. Otherwise no.

Toilet paper?
by patzer
Wed Oct 18, 2017 5:25 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: What is in Your Clipboard?
Replies: 3366
Views: 461347

Re: What is in Your Clipboard?

Shining smiles. “It’s like the saying goes: ‘I have witnessed the tremendous energy of the masses. On this foundation, it is possible to accomplish any task whatsoever’.” Twilight raises an eyebrow at her brother. “Shining, you read the Little Red Book?” He looks over at her. “What? No, I don’t even...
by patzer
Tue Oct 17, 2017 3:39 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Song Association Game
Replies: 293
Views: 24508

Re: The Song Association Game

by patzer
Mon Oct 16, 2017 10:57 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: One Letter Word Game
Replies: 1307
Views: 101435

Re: One Letter Word Game

atonal
by patzer
Sun Oct 15, 2017 11:38 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Song Association Game
Replies: 293
Views: 24508

Re: The Song Association Game

by patzer
Sun Oct 15, 2017 12:52 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?
Replies: 7055
Views: 503702

Re: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?

Yes, it's next to my left foot.

Spoiler:
IMG_3184.JPG


Scales?
by patzer
Sat Oct 14, 2017 1:02 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?
Replies: 7055
Views: 503702

Re: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?

Yes, loads. Too many to count. The most unusual of which has to be a little caganer that my older sister got me from Barcelona a few years ago.

A duvet?
by patzer
Wed Oct 04, 2017 11:21 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Once a year, no more, no less
Replies: 6
Views: 527

Re: Once a year, no more, no less

flicky1991 wrote:
chridd wrote:http://forums.xkcd.com/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=121089 ?
She took her own rule too seriously:
patzer wrote:Now, forget this thread exists
:P


Oh goodness I completely forgot making that. Even now I can't remember making it.

This is a tiny bit embarrassing.
by patzer
Thu Sep 28, 2017 3:35 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: What is in Your Clipboard?
Replies: 3366
Views: 461347

Re: What is in Your Clipboard?

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by patzer
Wed Sep 27, 2017 10:26 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Resetting count: competitive edition
Replies: 78
Views: 1439

Re: Resetting count: competitive edition

I create "Team Purple".

Count is at 1.
by patzer
Tue Sep 26, 2017 10:53 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Once a year, no more, no less
Replies: 6
Views: 527

Re: Once a year, no more, no less

Current scores:

flicky1991 – 3.4
The Snide Sniper – 1.7
everyone else – 0

No more points available until January 1, 2018. First poster in the new year will get 18 points.
by patzer
Tue Sep 26, 2017 10:50 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Incredible Changing Sentence
Replies: 5618
Views: 536635

Re: The Incredible Changing Sentence

Christian Č. Cross caramelized caramel chameleons' circadian Circassian Kardashians' Cardassians 'cause Canadian Dame Rapunzel Č. McGuire was not an American empress; therefore Doctor Who writers' visionary Hypnotoad wranglers wished for so much purple blood that five skin leeches &...
by patzer
Tue Sep 26, 2017 10:48 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Change two words in the previous post to alter its meaning
Replies: 11
Views: 392

Re: Change one word in the previous post to alter its meaning

MisterH wrote:Hmm It's harder than it looks, I'll change it to a two word edit. It's basically Chinese whispers.


So it works the same way as this thread?
by patzer
Mon Sep 25, 2017 9:04 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Every hour, on the hour
Replies: 11780
Views: 782542

Re: Every hour, on the hour

2hours
by patzer
Mon Sep 25, 2017 9:01 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Broken Picture Telephone
Replies: 356
Views: 69095

Re: Broken Picture Telephone

Text

Spoiler:
An enormous banana lies under a brick arch on a tarmaced road. There is a rather pleasant green hill in the background.
by patzer
Sat Sep 23, 2017 4:43 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?
Replies: 7055
Views: 503702

Re: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?

A cardboard box whose label indicates that it carried tomatoes. It now contains a model wooden ship that my sister is building. (Very slowly. She was 12 when she started building it; she's 26 now and it is still unfinished...) The box also contains: a case of old computer DVDs that probably haven't ...
by patzer
Thu Sep 21, 2017 1:00 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?
Replies: 7055
Views: 503702

Re: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?

Possibly, but I wouldn't know where to look, so no.

A coin which is not legal tender in the country you are currently in?
by patzer
Thu Sep 21, 2017 12:56 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Psychic the next poster
Replies: 1632
Views: 51094

Re: Psychic the next poster

If by "play golf" you mean "play a round of golf on a proper golf course" (rather than a putting green or crazy golf course), then yes, three times. Once in 2005, once in 2007, once in 2016. :P

You play go.
by patzer
Thu Sep 21, 2017 9:37 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Psychic the next poster
Replies: 1632
Views: 51094

Re: Psychic the next poster

Depends on how you define "interact" and "regularly".

You haven't eaten any fish this month.
by patzer
Wed Sep 20, 2017 4:51 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Psychic the next poster
Replies: 1632
Views: 51094

Re: Psychic the next poster

flicky1991 wrote:Definitely. I've even posted pics.
You've seen a photo of me.

Yep, lots.
somitomi wrote:You've heard a song about me

No, but I would like to.

You know flicky's real name.
by patzer
Wed Sep 20, 2017 3:26 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Psychic the next poster
Replies: 1632
Views: 51094

Re: Psychic the next poster

You are not polyamorous, but are curious about the concept Yep. As in, I'm not in a polyamorous relationship, but would have no objections if a hypothetical partner wanted to. You own an Apple product. Yes. I'm writing this message on it. You are going to skip this message and reply to a different ...
by patzer
Wed Sep 20, 2017 3:21 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?
Replies: 7055
Views: 503702

Re: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?

The pyjama top that I'm currently wearing. Or the picture of a bluefin tuna on the wall. Lots of things, really.

A barcode?
by patzer
Wed Sep 20, 2017 3:18 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Once a year, no more, no less
Replies: 6
Views: 527

Once a year, no more, no less

First person to post in this thread in any given year gets (year-2000) points. For example, if you're the first to post in the thread in 2018, you would get 18 points. The year is defined as starting at 00:00:00, 1 January, UTC. There are consolation prizes! Second person to post in this thread in a...
by patzer
Tue Sep 19, 2017 5:31 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Count to a Million (competitive version)
Replies: 25621
Views: 1458553

Re: Count to a Million (competitive version)

4872
by patzer
Tue Sep 19, 2017 2:53 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Psychic the next poster
Replies: 1632
Views: 51094

Re: Psychic the next poster

Definitely true. I tried it once abd it was disgusting.

You don't like bananas.

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