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by KingLoser
Wed Jun 30, 2010 6:21 pm UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Dublin - Ireland Meetup??
Replies: 41
Views: 38767

Re: Dublin - Ireland Meetup??

couldn't make saturday unfortunately! but there's a big rave in w'ford if ye wanna come down? :mrgreen:
by KingLoser
Wed Mar 03, 2010 5:46 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Dublin - Ireland Meetup??
Replies: 41
Views: 38767

Re: Dublin - Ireland Meetup??

+1
by KingLoser
Wed Mar 03, 2010 5:32 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9227905

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (Random like the plague)

sup Moo.
by KingLoser
Wed Mar 03, 2010 5:25 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0709: "I Am"
Replies: 152
Views: 46328

Re: "I Am" Discussion

this is not the intervention you are looking for.
by KingLoser
Mon Nov 10, 2008 11:41 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Questions For The World
Replies: 2216
Views: 453628

Re: Questions For The World

Butting in to say... I happen to think this is one of the best threads we have here at xkcd. In my limited international experience, I was always filled with questions about cultural nuances and nervous about unknowingly violating some cultural taboo. Are there any good sites devoted to this sort o...
by KingLoser
Sun Nov 09, 2008 9:40 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Antipostify Your Facerity - For The Aesthetically Unpleasing
Replies: 490
Views: 57163

Re: You shouldn't be in pictures: the anti-post your face thread

Here we go again...
Spoiler:
Image
by KingLoser
Sat Nov 08, 2008 1:00 am UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Gaeilge le do thoil! (Irish practise)
Replies: 27
Views: 9413

Re: Gaeilge le do thoil! (Irish practise)

Does the bride come with.... potatoes? Nice, since we're on a video buzz, this is an American comedian who learned the language in a year. He's talking about "an modh coinníollach" which is the conditional tense, and one of the hardest aspects of the language to learn. But yeah, he learned...
by KingLoser
Fri Nov 07, 2008 11:06 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Tattoos?
Replies: 1117
Views: 454158

Re: Tattoos? (Recently merged: "Geek Tattoos" [from N&A])

That's one of the coolest monkeys I've ever seen boyo!
by KingLoser
Fri Nov 07, 2008 4:20 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: In Passing
Replies: 21
Views: 2495

Re: In Passing

You might like Overheard in Dublin too... In Roddy Boland's in Rathmines one night I overheard a group of Italian guys (tourists) trying to chat up two Irish girls and not getting very far. One of the Italian's started waxing lyrical about one of the girls and her "beautiful pale skin" and...
by KingLoser
Fri Nov 07, 2008 3:51 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9227905

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

FT: Lateralis, by Tool, is extremely nerdy. The lyrics follow the fibonacci sequence ! Time to take Tool out of the "Bands-that-I've-heard-about-but-never-listened-to" pile and put it in the "Bands-I'm-currently-sampling" pile. Horay! Check out Forty-Six & 2, it's about a pr...
by KingLoser
Fri Nov 07, 2008 1:27 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: The radical idea that women are people
Replies: 3259
Views: 305971

Re: Feminism (split from 'nfessions)

Also, why did this thread turn into a discussion of universal healthcare? Ye gods.

Think it had something to do with young males having to pay higher car insurance. Then females and health insurance came into it.. and then I started skimming.
by KingLoser
Fri Nov 07, 2008 12:25 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9227905

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

Turns out my Biology assignment was corrupted, which she neglected to tell me, because it was corrupted on my computer as well, meaning I had to do it all over again... I printed a copy as well this time. =/ Did you post a thread about it? If it's MS Office, an Open and Repair.. usually solves the ...
by KingLoser
Thu Nov 06, 2008 5:52 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Ladies and gentlemen, we have a winner
Replies: 327
Views: 27489

Re: Ladies and gentlemen, we have a winner

In 2004, if you turned off all TV's, Radios, and Stereos... you could hear the world collectively sigh.
by KingLoser
Thu Nov 06, 2008 4:47 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3531943

Re: Rant Thread

Or become it's new owners when you hit 18 and decide to move out...
by KingLoser
Wed Nov 05, 2008 11:47 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Ladies and gentlemen, we have a winner
Replies: 327
Views: 27489

Re: Ladies and gentlemen, we have a winner

Paranoid Android wrote:
Azrael wrote:... oh right. UK. Now I understand.


whats that meant to mean?

He means the race issue in the US is far worse than in the UK.

...I think.
by KingLoser
Wed Nov 05, 2008 11:38 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9227905

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

suffer-cait wrote:two questions:
1] titles can only be given by mods, yes?
2] what is FaiD?
yes i realise how you all will find this a little painful

1. Yip. Asking usually attracts the opposite effect.
2. Hidden unmodded forum. You can opt-in by joining The Truley Free in your UserCP.
by KingLoser
Wed Nov 05, 2008 11:30 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Ladies and gentlemen, we have a winner
Replies: 327
Views: 27489

Re: Ladies and gentlemen, we have a winner

your groin might be itchy but man the sex was great!

This is crabs. Get cream!
by KingLoser
Wed Nov 05, 2008 6:16 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: The radical idea that women are people
Replies: 3259
Views: 305971

Re: Feminism (split from 'nfessions)

Haha, thanks. That's a great metaphor.

I wish I could add more, but I got the clarification I wanted.
by KingLoser
Wed Nov 05, 2008 5:47 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: The radical idea that women are people
Replies: 3259
Views: 305971

Re: Feminism (split from 'nfessions)

I'm not sure where Noc's advocating persecution. He's saying that the biggest enemy of any movement are those who can't be bothered to pick a side.. any side.. even if they get to make up their own side. Persecution was just my choice of word, "General nastiness" wouldn't really work in t...
by KingLoser
Wed Nov 05, 2008 5:35 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: The radical idea that women are people
Replies: 3259
Views: 305971

Re: Feminism (split from 'nfessions)

Sorry, thats sort of what I meant with "society's highest focus," as in, the focus in regards to gender-equality. And to show what we're concerned with, or the focus, we use the term "feminism." It doesn't have anything to do with how high a priority it is, though. We do have a ...
by KingLoser
Wed Nov 05, 2008 4:09 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Ladies and gentlemen, we have a winner
Replies: 327
Views: 27489

Re: Ladies and gentlemen, we have a winner

Looks like the world is calling it.

Grats to all in the US celebrating, good news for all!
by KingLoser
Wed Nov 05, 2008 2:31 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Election Day Resources
Replies: 11
Views: 2061

Re: Election Day Resources

RTÉ are doin good coverage for those on this side of the Atlantic.
by KingLoser
Tue Nov 04, 2008 9:09 pm UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Gaeilge le do thoil! (Irish practise)
Replies: 27
Views: 9413

Re: Gaeilge le do thoil! (Irish practise)

resurrecting this thread... So I recently saw a couple of, what I think are, Welsh/ Gaelic names. Llewyn Llewelyn How do you pronounce these names? Like Erin (for the first one) maybe? These are Welsh, and I'm not much use with Welsh pronunciation.. Probably comes from the Old Irish name Lugh (whic...
by KingLoser
Tue Nov 04, 2008 7:39 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2813835

Re: Post yo' fess - Sponsored by the NBA

Maybe the war's already started!* Flawless setup for a "this is exactly how annoying it is when you.. etc." moment. I think it's just the idea of catching someone that sounds like that in a genuine eyebrow-twitch moment with a taste of their own work is too priceless. ..but my reality it i...
by KingLoser
Tue Nov 04, 2008 7:12 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2813835

Re: Post yo' fess - Sponsored by the NBA

Are those actual quoted notes? They sound dead-pretentious. Leave counter-notes insulting that godawful tone when you've done the job, and refuse to sign them either. It helps if they know it's not you. Things like "Water has been cleaned from floor--accidents have been prevented.", "...
by KingLoser
Tue Nov 04, 2008 6:54 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Ethnicity of Russians
Replies: 35
Views: 3299

Re: Ethnicity of Russians

I've always thought that the division of Europe and Asia was rather arbitrary (or guided by exclusionary Europeans). All other continents make some sort of sense as a separate land mass. I think the divisions between Europe and Asia existed before the other seperate land masses were discovered. [ci...
by KingLoser
Tue Nov 04, 2008 4:39 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Intruder!
Replies: 14
Views: 2086

Re: Intruder!

About 4 years ago, I was living in a small terrace house with my friend. I was hooked on Halo 2 at the time and was pretty stoned. He came in late and was pretty drunk, so went to bed. I lasted a few more hours and then went to bed. We still argue to this day about whose fault it was. (Him not locki...
by KingLoser
Tue Nov 04, 2008 4:16 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Words of wisdom.
Replies: 20
Views: 2387

Re: Words of wisdom.

O Lord, help me keep my big mouth shut until I know what the fuck I'm talking about.
by KingLoser
Tue Nov 04, 2008 2:36 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Some Favorite Quotes (merged: Post-a-quote)
Replies: 467
Views: 54724

Re: Your Own Personal Quotes

My stance on equality:

"EVERYONE make me dinner, bitch."
by KingLoser
Tue Nov 04, 2008 1:49 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Ethnicity of Russians
Replies: 35
Views: 3299

Re: Ethnicity of Russians

Think more Mongolian...
by KingLoser
Mon Nov 03, 2008 3:03 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9227905

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

I chose Pikachu!

(Yep, it's nice and bolded there too. No argument.)
by KingLoser
Mon Nov 03, 2008 2:57 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9227905

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

I was thinking that too, but a quick glance at the first page topics changed my mind.

I don't use RW at all...
by KingLoser
Mon Nov 03, 2008 2:17 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9227905

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

Moved to Religious wars.

....oh, wait, I can't do that.
by KingLoser
Sat Nov 01, 2008 8:11 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Song for your funeral?
Replies: 74
Views: 7287

Re: Song for your funeral?

Shiny Happy People by REM... :mrgreen:
by KingLoser
Sat Nov 01, 2008 4:30 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9227905

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

FT: Then I go and spoil it all by saying something stupid like "Umm.. let's just be friends".
by KingLoser
Fri Oct 31, 2008 5:44 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: The radical idea that women are people
Replies: 3259
Views: 305971

Re: Feminism (split from 'nfessions)

I have seen nothing but praise for anger itself, especially from Ms McEwan's quote there. I'd like to see someone acknowledging that anger has a downside. Any acknowledgement at all that it's at least a mixed blessing. Anger behind a good cause is good. Anger behind a bad cause is bad. This isn't h...
by KingLoser
Fri Oct 31, 2008 4:24 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: The radical idea that women are people
Replies: 3259
Views: 305971

Re: Feminism (split from 'nfessions)

Spoilered again, although I have gone out of my way this time to relate the topic back to feminism and the topic on hand... so don't kick my ass plx. Spoilered for off-topic: Going out and causing pain to people will certainly not help a cause. I think the IRA and the PLO would disagree with you. Te...
by KingLoser
Fri Oct 31, 2008 12:14 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9227905

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fluting!)

Irrefutable wrote:Everyone knows Aldi is where its at.

*takes out a Lidl axe*

Challenge accepted. :mrgreen:
by KingLoser
Fri Oct 31, 2008 11:43 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9227905

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fluting!)

Tescos is a huge UK supermarket chain with an Irish division. Cheap food and own-brand is order of the day. Students survive solely because of Tescos. My turn to be "american", I think it may be like Walmart...? EDIT: 6 years ago in Ireland, it may have been called "Quinnsworth"..
by KingLoser
Fri Oct 31, 2008 11:37 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9227905

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fluting!)

I have a feeling I know the ones, but I can only find them in Tescos. Do they come in a pack with pink and yellow frosting?

Haven't a clue what they're called, but they're great.

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