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by wolf99
Mon Jan 30, 2017 11:53 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1792: "Bird/Plane/Superman"
Replies: 76
Views: 16620

Re: 1792: "Bird/Plane/Superman"

Fanart of some extreme plane orgy action... https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/9/97/Refuelling.plan.black.buck.svg ( For those who like to read their aeronautical erotica... ) Yay, the Avro Vulcan! Got a look around one at the air museum in Coventry a couple years ago - now it w...
by wolf99
Mon Jan 30, 2017 10:41 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1792: "Bird/Plane/Superman"
Replies: 76
Views: 16620

Re: 1792: "Bird/Plane/Superman"

HES wrote:
wolf99 wrote:Can't believe no-one has mentioned the planes having occasional mid-air sex thing yet!?

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:0 Shouldn't parts of that image be pixelated?
by wolf99
Mon Jan 30, 2017 10:22 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1792: "Bird/Plane/Superman"
Replies: 76
Views: 16620

Re: 1792: "Bird/Plane/Superman"

Can't believe no-one has mentioned the planes having occasional mid-air sex thing yet!? I mean Is this how 747s make 727s? Do planes get cloud burn in their landing gear joints? Do some cry off due to headaches or fuselage washing needs? Was the golden age of travel the real summer of love? What if ...
by wolf99
Fri Jan 27, 2017 6:20 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1791: "Telescopes: Refractor vs Reflector"
Replies: 99
Views: 18835

Re: 1791: "Telescopes: Refractor vs Reflector"

Wonder if the chernabog name drop is a Neil Gaiman reference, Fantasia or Slavic mythology?
by wolf99
Mon Nov 14, 2016 5:38 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1759: "British Map"
Replies: 193
Views: 41424

Re: 1759: "British Map"

Pure pedantry, but Dubstep isn't in Britain.
In fact to be a complete pedanthole, Belfast Devoe isn't in Britain either.
by wolf99
Fri Aug 19, 2016 3:59 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1722: "Debugging"
Replies: 22
Views: 6235

Re: 1722: Debugging

"Redwaaaaaalll!"
Loving the rise in red wall references recently :D
by wolf99
Wed Jun 01, 2016 3:34 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1688: Map Age Guide
Replies: 70
Views: 14928

Re: 1688: Map Age Guide

So many other books that could epically fit on here: the man in the high castle, the dark tower series

@cellocgw: whats the syrian tower?
by wolf99
Wed Jun 01, 2016 3:32 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1688: Map Age Guide
Replies: 70
Views: 14928

Re: 1688: Map Age Guide

"Redwaaaaaaaallll!!!"
Years since I've thought of those books, kudos dude, kudos :D
by wolf99
Tue Apr 05, 2016 11:38 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1663: "Garden"
Replies: 673
Views: 174664

Re: 1663: "Garden"

Some seriously crazy memory usage by this!
Stopped as soon as I closed the tab on Chrome 49.0.2623.110 m on Windows 7 64-bit.

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crazy RAM usage
by wolf99
Mon Mar 28, 2016 1:49 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1661: "Podium"
Replies: 30
Views: 6288

Re: 1661: "Podium"

Lecturn A podium is the raised platform a lecturn and speaker stand upon. The thing athletic medal receivers stand upon is also a podium; in this case it can be normal to expect multiple people upon a podium, sometimes raised at different heights. More contentious is the word rostrum. Does this also...
by wolf99
Fri Feb 05, 2016 2:54 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1637: "Salt Mine"
Replies: 57
Views: 12645

Re: 1637: "Salt Mine"

by wolf99
Fri Feb 05, 2016 2:43 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1637: "Salt Mine"
Replies: 57
Views: 12645

Re: 1637: "Salt Mine"

Assault meme:
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by wolf99
Fri Feb 05, 2016 10:03 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1637: "Salt Mine"
Replies: 57
Views: 12645

Re: 1637: "Salt Mine"

Assault mime:
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by wolf99
Fri Feb 05, 2016 9:58 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1637: "Salt Mine"
Replies: 57
Views: 12645

Re: 1637: "Salt Mine"

Assault mine:
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by wolf99
Fri Feb 05, 2016 9:56 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1637: "Salt Mine"
Replies: 57
Views: 12645

Re: 1637: "Salt Mine"

Assault mine:
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by wolf99
Fri Feb 05, 2016 9:53 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1637: "Salt Mine"
Replies: 57
Views: 12645

Re: 1637: "Salt Mine"

A salt, mine:
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by wolf99
Fri Feb 05, 2016 9:52 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1637: "Salt Mine"
Replies: 57
Views: 12645

Re: 1637: "Salt Mine"

A salt, mine:
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by wolf99
Fri Feb 05, 2016 9:48 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1637: "Salt Mine"
Replies: 57
Views: 12645

Re: 1637: "Salt Mine"

A Salt mine:

Code: Select all

/etc/passwd
by wolf99
Fri May 08, 2015 12:05 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1522: "Astronomy"
Replies: 31
Views: 6907

Re: 1522: "Astronomy"

I actually laughed out loud at this strip :D What about if astronomers dug up one hill and put it on top of *another* hill... and maybe added a couple ladders on top of that? https://s3.amazonaws.com/lowres.cartoonstock.com/hobbies-leisure-mountain_climbing-mountains-mountain_climber-climbing_mounta...
by wolf99
Fri Mar 27, 2015 12:53 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1500: Upside-Down Map
Replies: 128
Views: 23936

Re: 1500: Upside-Down Map

First time in a long time that I have said "Oh, cool" out loud to the computer screen! :)
by wolf99
Wed Jan 21, 2015 1:00 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1474: "Screws"
Replies: 96
Views: 41932

Re: 1474: "Screws"

the fact that star head != Torx, and that the smallest standard star is slightly larger than the torx used on a car radio that has two CDs jammed in it recently caused me several hours of sore-fingered frustration. :evil: :roll: BTW, this thread is the first time I've ever heard of Robertson heads :...
by wolf99
Wed Nov 12, 2014 1:28 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1446: "Landing"
Replies: 1143
Views: 224321

Re: 1446: "Landing"

Whales falling... HHGTTG reference?? Shouldnt there be a bowl of petunias there as well then? ;)
"Oh no, not again"
by wolf99
Wed Feb 19, 2014 4:39 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1329: "Standing"
Replies: 66
Views: 12588

Re: 1329: "Standing"

I feel like making a joke about kick-stands, but its after 16:00 and my brain is shutting down.
by wolf99
Mon Jul 29, 2013 4:40 pm UTC
Forum: Coding
Topic: How Do I Learn About [n]?
Replies: 183
Views: 387149

Re: How Do I Learn About [n]?

Any good tutorial for VB.Net, slightly (but not too much) beyond the basics? Im pretty swish at C with embedded systems, understand the basics of the concepts involved in OOP and have thrown programs together in VB6 some time ago. So the "introductions" or "hello world" styly tut...
by wolf99
Wed May 15, 2013 1:38 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1212: "Interstellar Memes"
Replies: 84
Views: 19899

Re: 1212: "Interstellar Memes"

So whats the oldest one on there? (not old enough, or versed enough in stellar distances, to posit an answer myself!)
by wolf99
Wed Oct 03, 2012 10:55 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1116: "Traffic Lights"
Replies: 171
Views: 52258

Re: 1116: "Traffic Lights"

I see your hook turns, Michigan lefts and comments on roundabouts being better, and raise you Swindon's (UK) magic roundabout in all it's insane glory. The roundabout of roundabouts, literally. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Magic_Roundabout_(Swindon) and http://goo.gl/maps/XUr4k This is not the only ...
by wolf99
Thu Sep 20, 2012 3:55 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1107: "Sports Cheat Sheet"
Replies: 178
Views: 37146

Re: 1107: "Sports Cheat Sheet"

so what happened to Rugby, Aussie rules, hockey, gaelic football, hurling, camogie, ice skating, horse-y things, formula one, NASCAR, boxing, lacrosse, snooker, golf, cricket and so on Even with football you can have various competitions such as premiership (per country, spain, italy, france and UK,...

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