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by Exodies
Thu May 28, 2015 6:13 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

Thank you Bug, once more round the Sun, as we say on Earth.
by Exodies
Thu May 28, 2015 5:25 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

I must have slept through February. Missed the conference pear. However, I'm sketchuping through the month. Hope to find a link to an archive. Greetings from the basement; I'll skip forwards inabit to gawk at you all. A funny thing, I misguessed the gender of addams. I could swear I saw a beard as I...
by Exodies
Sat Feb 28, 2015 11:57 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1492: "Dress color"
Replies: 362
Views: 43987

Re: 1492: "Dress color"

I didn't find it on Marylebone High Street or B524, nor on Marylebone Street (parallel to the B524), nor Marylebone Lane, nor Marylebone Road which is a carriageway branching off the left side of the eastbound A501. In your photo, if I turn up both the saturation and the exposure, I see: http://for...
by Exodies
Fri Feb 27, 2015 4:59 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1492: "Dress color"
Replies: 362
Views: 43987

Re: 1492: "Dress color"

Thank you. I will return with a manual control camera in two weeks.
by Exodies
Fri Feb 27, 2015 4:31 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1492: "Dress color"
Replies: 362
Views: 43987

Re: 1492: "Dress color"

There is a painted wall in London (maybe Marylebone High Street) which from any angle looks purple. However when you photograph it close up looking straight on the picture comes out sliver/grey. I've experienced this with two different cameras. This example is with an iPhone. No post processing has ...
by Exodies
Tue Nov 18, 2014 3:40 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

Hello everybody. Did I read correctly that there will be a reenactment of the thread in Germany next February? I'll try to get there, talk of Phantasialand implies it's nearby. On the other hand, this is made from scraps the guy has gathered from YouTube. It's exquisite. http://youtu.be/CtP8VABF5pk
by Exodies
Thu Mar 27, 2014 9:54 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

<snipet> But it seems we may need a harsher punishment. Prepare the Champaign dinner! Yes, having to go to dinner at U of I in Urbana-Champaign would be punishment indeed. It's ch*rpin' cold there. I used to live in Champaign-Urbana! It's all related. I keep forgetting to mention that I have finish...
by Exodies
Thu Mar 27, 2014 2:17 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

<snip> […] I walked with the waves gently lapping at my feet, and I thought of y'all, and tried to get my head around how big the sea is. I mean, I'm in the water, and that water is touching all the water in the bay, which is connected to the Cook Strait and the Pacific, and pretty much this whole ...
by Exodies
Tue Mar 25, 2014 8:36 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

So who died?

Lovely to read you all again and again and again.

How about running the replay in reverse order, because, well, because semen.
by Exodies
Mon Mar 24, 2014 10:48 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

I haven't checked whether this has been covered in the Tread (cry me a sea), but I suspect it will appeal to many of us: a talking microwave timer
by Exodies
Sun Mar 23, 2014 6:36 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1341: "Types of Editors"
Replies: 88
Views: 20690

Re: 1341: "Types of Editors"

WYSIWYGBIIWYW
Spoiler:
What You See Is What You Get But It Isn't What You Want


And if I didn't type that correctly, just keep it to yourself. Thanks.
by Exodies
Wed Mar 05, 2014 4:59 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

Is that a thing? (I mean clicking on a dong)

Oh I see. Well, Keep up wrk, SilentBob.
by Exodies
Wed Mar 05, 2014 4:56 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

I know that blitzing would answer my question (blitzing answers all questions), but I'm curiouser than patient. Where in sodomy are these new bing bolly bang Dongs coming from? Is there a viewer for them?
by Exodies
Tue Mar 04, 2014 7:56 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

I saw the first frame and thought of us.
by Exodies
Sat Mar 01, 2014 6:15 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

The health of a town's shopping streets is inversely proportional to the number of chirping clothes shops.
Image
by Exodies
Tue Feb 11, 2014 2:11 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: Ketchup Bottle 4

More acronyms: HTML : Hypertext Molpy Language VMAs : Video Molpy Awards MSN : Molpy-Sighting News FEMA : Federal Emergency Molpy Army USA : United State of aMolpy UK : Un-Molpied Kingdom MUDAM : Musée D'Art Molpy (don't blame me, it's how they do acronyms in Luxembourg) Hi, been a while since I sa...
by Exodies
Tue Sep 17, 2013 10:20 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: If Blitzgirl didn't notice, it didn't happen..

BlitzGirl wrote:Recently I've been looking for a new job in publishing (physical media or digital), and online presence is one of the things potential employers are checking.

Tee hee. Good luck to them checking the Tread.
by Exodies
Tue Sep 17, 2013 2:54 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

Heresy no longer looks like a real word. To say "heresy" doesn't look real is itself heresy. This heresy is beyond all other heresy; heresy as we know heresy is not like this "heresy" heresy at all. Even contrasting "heresy" heresy to normal heresy is practically heres...
by Exodies
Wed Sep 04, 2013 5:29 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

For pelrigg: <pic snip> Add a second person beside him :D :D :D (pelrigg: One tiny m*stard though: "and had passed to message of the break east-ward" - should probably be "passed the message") There's more mustard than that one. But this is a very moving story especially when th...
by Exodies
Tue Sep 03, 2013 10:35 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

BlitzGirl wrote:I think the worst part is just how large the heads are in proportion to the rest of the stick-figure body.

You're welcome.

S'easy - turn the head 90 degrees and it becomes a stick. Just drops out.
by Exodies
Fri Aug 30, 2013 6:34 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

What happened to my poor tablet was that it got packed in a moving box with other flat, somewhat fragile rectangular objects of the same size, including picture frames and a mirror. All of the objects were wrapped in bubble wrap, but somewhere en route the mirror shattered, and the shards sliced th...
by Exodies
Thu Aug 29, 2013 5:43 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

ONG RACE... http://xkcd.mscha.org/otcstories/beany0017.png Ahem, well . I'm not sure if it's a good thing or a bad thing that Beanette wants some Panther Salve right about now... As Frank says: Keep it greasy So it'll Go down easy Just understood what the question about domains (or was it realms?) ...
by Exodies
Thu Aug 29, 2013 5:31 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

And here's the answer
Spoiler:
"why are ducks called ducks" is a good question in the realm of cricket

ETA a URL.
by Exodies
Thu Aug 29, 2013 5:30 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

Puzzle about the questions Other Comic http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=39591&mode=view One of the questions (not a hilit one) would not have been put in the drawing by an English, Pakistani, Indian, West Indian or Australian author (not an exhaustive list; I'm not an expert). Can you...
by Exodies
Wed Aug 28, 2013 11:42 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

(Unfortunate reflections from the glass over this painting (but you get the treat of seeing me taking the picture)) Being eaten by a raptorcat seems like a fitting entrance... Welcome back! Thanks!. Just you and Yappobiscuits here (well, not forgetting Mrs Mobteeseboose) Users browsing this forum: ...
by Exodies
Wed Aug 28, 2013 11:31 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

Holy moly, I made it. Hello everybody! In a way it's sad that I managed to kvetch up because it's due to the Tread slowing down. And it's way past coma time and I haven't any energy left for optical sensors. As Somewhere Around The Middle Of The Page Pope, I need everyone to post a crazy idea. Here'...
by Exodies
Wed Aug 28, 2013 11:05 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

I don't know why, but after reading in the wiki about ketchuping and blitzing (btw: tip of my hat for those who read it all) I strangely want to do that, too o_O Just wanted to say: That was some great fun I had when reading about religions, reading some of the poems, the madness, and so on =) Than...
by Exodies
Wed Aug 28, 2013 10:55 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

As an aside, is it bad form to reply to individual posts with separate reply posts? Because I'm finding it hard to quote multiple posts in the same reply, but I'm not trying to inflate my postcount. {P1414} No, it's normal (meaning I do it). There's enough cake on the Internet to celebrate any quan...
by Exodies
Wed Aug 28, 2013 10:48 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: Seaish Ketchup

http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=39591&mode=view {P1407} One of the questions (not a hilit one) would not have been put in the drawing by an English, Pakistani, Indian, West Indian or Australian author (not an exhaustive list; I'm not an expert). Can you find it? Hmm...the soccer que...
by Exodies
Wed Aug 28, 2013 10:21 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

{P1401} 10 pages to go. I'm in spitting distance of the present. I was figuring out last night, based on your trajectory (using the oh so scientific and precise measurement of remembering some page numbers that I recall you posting from in the last couple of days) I predict (with the incredible acc...
by Exodies
Wed Aug 28, 2013 9:59 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=39591&mode=view {P1407} One of the questions (not a hilit one) would not have been put in the drawing by an English, Pakistani, Indian, West Indian or Australian author (not an exhaustive list; I'm not an expert). Can you find it? Would it be, "W...
by Exodies
Wed Aug 28, 2013 9:41 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

AluisioASG wrote:Jose: you know what I'm going to say.

Do we know what our current cultural status/age/era is?

Shouldn't Exodies have arrived by now?

{P1412}
Yes, but in the past still. 2 pages to go currently.
by Exodies
Wed Aug 28, 2013 6:14 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

I've only ever heard Brits use sh- . Every one I've encountered in my 31 years in America uses sk- . Oh look, azule said it much more simply. {P1411} I say some Brits use sk but I might be only hearing it from Europeans speaking English. As one said to me "zer is more people speaking English l...
by Exodies
Wed Aug 28, 2013 6:06 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

Actually this reminds me - the weekend before last we were driving in New Paltz and we went past this place I totally wanted to stop and take my picture by the sign, but we didn't have time. That very place is the source of one of my family's code phrases. (That and a really odd sense of humor.) No...
by Exodies
Wed Aug 28, 2013 5:53 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

{P1374} I found this pub in Lancashire https://dl.dropbox.com/s/ejg9k0fv21j3d30/Photo%2018-08-2013%2011%2030%2010.jpg Ah yes, the grapevine pub! Actually this reminds me - the weekend before last we were driving in New Paltz and we went past this place I totally wanted to stop and take my picture b...
by Exodies
Wed Aug 28, 2013 5:44 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

{P1401} 10 pages to go. I'm in spitting distance of the present. I was figuring out last night, based on your trajectory (using the oh so scientific and precise measurement of remembering some page numbers that I recall you posting from in the last couple of days) I predict (with the incredible acc...
by Exodies
Wed Aug 28, 2013 5:36 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

TheMinim wrote:
Exodies wrote:{P1401}
10 pages to go. I'm in spitting distance of the present.


Yay! :D

I'm probably not making things any easier...

{P1410}
True. Tim Minchin was quite a detour.
by Exodies
Wed Aug 28, 2013 5:05 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

rvloon wrote:hmm, I guess no one saw my ottification of "Israelites" on page 1407 (http://forums.xkcd.com/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=101043&start=56240#p3446251)? Pity.

Ronald

{P1410}
I did and I kept the tune in my head the whole time while reading it, so no hiccups there. Bravo.
by Exodies
Wed Aug 28, 2013 4:42 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

I saw "42 guests" while I was scanning the Who is Online section and was happy to see a fellow OTTer, until I realized there really were 42 guests. :? Randammit, if only 42 guests was here, we could have had a username sandwich at the bottom of the thread! My apologies, I will try to log ...
by Exodies
Wed Aug 28, 2013 2:36 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 105016
Views: 30468110

Re: 1190: "Time"

BTW, if anyone can see a connection between these: "The Godfather", "Risky", and "Pit Bulls" that would help me with something I'm trying to figure out. {P1383} I can't. (Hope that helps) The connection is Kevin Bacon Well, being in the Maffia is risky,...

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