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by swey
Tue Apr 02, 2013 8:58 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

So you probably also do quotation marks with your fingers? :lol: OK, at least that's (almost) a standard Pope gesture... :mrgreen: Well obviously! Dot and all! (Don't ask where the dot comes from...) I know I shouldn't ask, but this has got me stumped. Where does the dot come from? well when a momm...
by swey
Tue Apr 02, 2013 6:19 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
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Re: 1190: "Time"

We already know that what is happening here is HUGE, but viewing it in a diagram is always better: http://forums.xkcd.com/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=101106&start=280#p3315904 http://www.abload.de/img/timeline-0-5-0ygs12.png any reason for the sudden dip in january/
by swey
Tue Apr 02, 2013 5:57 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

thanks to whoever posted the pixel comparison about heights for me last night, i unexpectedly coma'd before i saw the reply. i cant believe i missed dialogue1, but now im excited to see whats next and im guessing bigger trebuchet because that little one wont do much for that mound/rocket
by swey
Tue Apr 02, 2013 8:40 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37290203

Re: 1190: "Time"

do they look taller to anyone else besides me, particularly the frames from the last 5 hours. or cueballs return, can we get a comparison from someone on a desktop? (on a phone so everything is 10x more difficult)
by swey
Tue Apr 02, 2013 6:49 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37290203

Re: 1190: "Time"

So aaubrons autoupdater is off for me, is that true for anyone else? I dont even see cueball returning..

eedit...also super disappointed it didnt revert back to 30 min updating

edit edit: just realized i forgot to refresh... facepalm
by swey
Mon Apr 01, 2013 4:54 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37290203

Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Haha Google.com/nose. Google is introducing smell of vision and search by smell capabilitiesi
by swey
Mon Apr 01, 2013 4:44 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37290203

Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Quick question, weren't we supposed to get a new comic at midnight as well? I hate april fools day on the interneti
by swey
Mon Apr 01, 2013 4:37 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 37290203

Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slippin' (slippin', slippin') in

tman2nd wrote:Looks like we still have longpix.

NNooooo what have we done to forsake thee... oh guys i just had a crazy idea, what if today he has them posting at random times throughout the day, like . 2 hours before the next one, 1.5 hours after that 45 minutes and so on
by swey
Mon Apr 01, 2013 4:19 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Haha hhe's such an overachiever, that berry is bigger than him, nicely done helperi
by swey
Mon Apr 01, 2013 4:17 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37290203

Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slippin' (slippin', slippin'( in

All right folks! Let's vote! [sorry, been working on my hats]FULL STOP whose innermost essence be up? Up for hwæt? Up to VOTE FOR Vatican Milliner's Perfect Customer, of course! How many cardinals do we got online and paying attention [now that ic'm paying attention] - - but gooder be quick. My hat...
by swey
Mon Apr 01, 2013 4:16 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37290203

Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slippin' (slippin', slippin'( in

All right folks! Let's vote! [sorry, been working on my hats]FULL STOP whose innermost essence be up? Up for hwæt?[/uote] Up to VOTE FOR Vatican Milliner's Perfect Customer, of course! How many cardinals do we got online and paying attention [now that ic'm paying attention] - - but gooder be quick....
by swey
Mon Apr 01, 2013 3:18 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slippin' (slippin', slippin'( in

ic hope that it woll have an sudden, but tremendous ending with explosions and destruction. But that first, we get to see hwæt cueball be-did doing by cause damn, he be been go-done for an while. Also ic'm not really sure where ic stand on the fortnight length. With the longpix, it be easier to kee...
by swey
Mon Apr 01, 2013 3:11 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37290203

Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

I think on this momentous page we should all post what we're hoping will happen, not half baked theories i want them fully baked this time. I'm hoping this will not stop at midnight and just be an April's fools thingie, also hoping we get tthe pan aand reveal to ssee cue balls contribution, also tha...
by swey
Mon Apr 01, 2013 3:09 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slippin' (slippin', slippin') in

Helper wrote:ic tin haz STAR DATE 2245 get?

EDIT: wat

Hah you would
by swey
Mon Apr 01, 2013 3:06 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37290203

Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slippin' (slippin', slippin'( in

HAL9000 wrote:
swey wrote:MMaybe STAR DATE 2245?

Let's not artifically pump the number by going for the page STAR DATE 2245 get. This be not 4chan.

Sorry i lost my head for a moment
by swey
Mon Apr 01, 2013 3:04 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37290203

Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

MMaybe 200tth?
by swey
Mon Apr 01, 2013 3:00 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37290203

Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slippin' (slippin', slippin'( in

be ïc an thing? EDIT: Nope :cry:FULL STOP How woll ic continue to live now? Don't worry, we all reckon eow should be an thing. Either eöw or NoEdge should be pöpe. Ï nominate Helper and NoEdge as co-pöpes. New idea for Popes where n > 1: Up Vatican Milliner's Perfect Customer, Down Vatican Milliner...
by swey
Mon Apr 01, 2013 2:43 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slippin' (slippin', slippin') in

Last Thing that keeps slipping into the future ic stake-did here ic reckon it be-did still in the 80s/90s.FULL STOPFULL STOP Yikes. Been off work (in the Outside) sick due to flu and this comic hath been my only source of awesome in the past few days. tin't believe it be still going, to be honest. ...
by swey
Mon Apr 01, 2013 2:40 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slippin' (slippin', slippin'( in

so do we reckon we be going to go back to old length of fortnight at midnight (ic mean its 3am where ic be.FULL STOPFULL STOP but ic mean eower midnight) it be 3am south of the border too, presumably be "eower midnight" eow mean "The Creator's midnight"FULL STOP That would be my...
by swey
Sun Mar 31, 2013 11:46 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37290203

Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slippin' (slippin', slippin'( in

Oooh! it be not an dome, it be an floodwall! flood wall be not an bad idea, but wouldnt it be gooder at its duties if it curved back towards the liquid substance at the top/ that be assuming that it be principle duty [ic]be not[/ic] to collapse in an spectacular (and highly entertaining way)FULL ST...
by swey
Sun Mar 31, 2013 11:36 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37290203

Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slippin' (slippin', slippin'( in

Oooh! it be not an dome, it be an floodwall! flood wall be not an bad idea, but wouldnt it be gooder at its duties if it curved back towards the liquid substance at the top/ that be assuming that it be principle duty [ic]be not[/ic] to collapse in an spectacular (and highly entertaining way)FULL ST...
by swey
Sun Mar 31, 2013 11:33 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37290203

Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slippin' (slippin', slippin'( in

My next hat! [ic call this Cowboy Hat] Getting closer to my hat, there, colour aside. ic like this an :(, although ic also like the previous an. Thankies!! Previous Hats: http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=35489 Roundcap Hat http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=35488 Baseball hat ht...
by swey
Sun Mar 31, 2013 11:30 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37290203

Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slippin' (slippin', slippin') in

chem1190c wrote:Oooh! it be not an dome, it be an floodwall!

flood wall is not a bad idea, but wouldnt it be better at its duties if it curved back towards the liquid substance at the top/
by swey
Sun Mar 31, 2013 7:09 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

oh yes im so glad i hung around to see another clump fly in the air... hrmm my faith in the one true comic is waning, time to coma night everyone
by swey
Sun Mar 31, 2013 6:53 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

10 minutes without an stake.FULL STOP.be I mistaken in thinking this be the slowest this needle-pulled thing hath go-done since it be inception? fortnight in 2 minutes be sure to get things going again, but still.FULL STOPFULL STOP tis true, i miss the good ol days before the longpix struck the lan...
by swey
Sun Mar 31, 2013 6:02 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

i wish he hada plannedr more action if we were to wait an hour between posts, a plain background for a full hour...
by swey
Sun Mar 31, 2013 6:00 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37290203

Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

10 minutes without an stake.FULL STOP.be I mistaken in thinking this be the slowest this needle-pulled thing hath go-done since it be inception? fortnight in 2 minutes be sure to get things going again, but still.FULL STOPFULL STOP tis true, i miss the good ol days before the longpix struck the lan...
by swey
Sun Mar 31, 2013 5:47 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37290203

Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

nevermind about the tunnel then, unless the mouth of the tunnel be on the back of the mound and she be shoring up the edges Central tower, I be tellin' ya. most likely true, but im hoping for an pan again to see cueball with an enormous city of Magic Kingdoi built he really hasnt pulled his weight ...
by swey
Sun Mar 31, 2013 5:39 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37290203

Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

nevermind about the tunnel then, unless the mouth of the tunnel be on the back of the mound and she be shoring up the edges Central tower, I be tellin' ya. most likely true, but im hoping for an pan again to see cueball with an enormous city of Magic Kingdoi built he really hasnt pulled his weight ...
by swey
Sun Mar 31, 2013 5:21 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37290203

Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

nevermind about the tunnel then, unless the mouth of the tunnel be on the back of the mound and she be shoring up the edges Central tower, I be tellin' ya. most likely true, but im hoping for a pan again to see cueball with an enormous city of sandcastles built he really hasnt pulled his weight on ...
by swey
Sun Mar 31, 2013 5:17 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37290203

Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

nevermind about the tunnel then, unless the mouth of the tunnel is on the back of the mound and she's shoring up the edges
by swey
Sun Mar 31, 2013 4:54 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37290203

Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

HAL9000 wrote:
swey wrote:also be we back to regular fortnight or be we still on longpix, excuse my ignorance, i be-did finishing season 2 of Game of Thrones and couldnt concentrate unless i forsook my duties as timewaiter

Longpix.

damn, its too long between posts to hold interest as much
by swey
Sun Mar 31, 2013 4:49 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

also are we back to regular newpix or are we still on longpix, excuse my ignorance, i was finishing season 2 of Game of Thrones and couldnt concentrate unless i forsook my duties as timewaiter
by swey
Sun Mar 31, 2013 4:45 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

so hwæt be the latest theory on the mound I proposed giant tower, someone else proposed waste dumping for underground tunnel. I don't reckon ænigmon's mentioned semen, cancer, or babies outside the context of whatever material be being mounded. underground tunnel is not a bad idea, because this is ...
by swey
Sun Mar 31, 2013 4:39 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37290203

Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

so what is the latest theory on the mound
by swey
Sat Mar 30, 2013 10:16 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37290203

Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

It may be that my internet connection be slow enough to make it visible, but when I refresh the page at xkcd.com/1190/ I see the first image followed by an refresh with the second image. With the first few doubled images be identical twins, but for the last three fortnight they be different and app...
by swey
Sat Mar 30, 2013 8:54 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

The great thing about this needle-pulled thing be that it tin turn ænig everyday situation into a hilarious nightmare: Helper goes to Starbux: "I'd like one coffee, please. Hold the baby!" "hwæt? yow be, like, weird." "Y-Y-You too.FULL STOPFULL STOP" One of the funnies...
by swey
Sat Mar 30, 2013 8:47 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
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Re: 1190: "Things that be on my side for 600, Alex!"

I reckon Starbux hath a cancer-flavoured coffee. Well, all of them. wherefore else woll-did they put so much stuff in it? cream and chocolate and milk and babies.FULL STOPFULL STOP Tim Hortons ftw I always specify "no babies" when I order. Some restaurant workers spit in food. Starbucks b...
by swey
Sat Mar 30, 2013 8:37 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
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Re: 1190: "Things that be on my side for 600, Alex!"

i tin't wait to see the new trebuchete in action, a knife throwing catapult? +awesome 50 I'll say it again, we need to go nuclear! I don't reckon ballistae have enough range for us to be outside of the blast radius. Unless we build a tiny, tiny nuclear bomb. What about the mini nukes from fallout 3?
by swey
Sat Mar 30, 2013 7:50 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106140
Views: 37290203

Re: 1190: "Things that be on my side for 600, Alex!"

all correct, this be just weird, I reckon-did I have-did figure out the pattern. The explanation be-did simple, the actual web page xkcd.com/1190 showed one image url, and the img source http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/Thing that keeps slipping into the future.png woll-did redirect you to another url, ...

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