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by twmcneil
Wed May 23, 2012 1:30 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1059: "Bel-Air"
Replies: 51
Views: 20434

Re: 1059: "Bel-Air"

I'm missing how this relates to a Reverse Bel-Air.
by twmcneil
Mon Feb 27, 2012 2:27 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1022: "So It Has Come To The Claw"
Replies: 96
Views: 28177

Re: 1022: "So It Has Come To This"

I'm pretty sure they're going to eat the cat now.
by twmcneil
Mon Apr 11, 2011 12:26 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0884: "Rogers St."
Replies: 241
Views: 71871

Re: 0884: "Rogers St."

Max Sapphire here.
by twmcneil
Fri Apr 30, 2010 12:44 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0734: "Outbreak"
Replies: 126
Views: 28670

Re: "Outbreak" Discussion

The Origamist wrote:Why are they numbering their patients starting at zero?


You're not a computer nerd are you.
by twmcneil
Thu Feb 25, 2010 2:42 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0705: "Devotion to Duty"
Replies: 99
Views: 27130

Re: "Devotion to Duty" discussion

So, I'm hearing SysAdmin=wrong path. Would it be detrimental then, to have managed my home network since I was ten (to the point that my brother will wake me up at 12:30 because the network's down)? I wouldn't say "wrong" but it is different. It depends upon the person and the actual job....
by twmcneil
Tue Feb 23, 2010 3:05 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0705: "Devotion to Duty"
Replies: 99
Views: 27130

Re: "Devotion to Duty" discussion

AlexanderRM wrote:if only these people could be gotten to show this kind of devotion towards more useful things


Snort! There is nothing more useful than uptime. As a currency, it is more valuable than gold. You're not a SysAdmin are you.
by twmcneil
Mon Feb 22, 2010 2:14 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0705: "Devotion to Duty"
Replies: 99
Views: 27130

Re: "Devotion to Duty" discussion

Every SysAdmin in the world would buy that comic on a T-Shirt, but the shirts would have to be black. I'll take two.
by twmcneil
Thu Oct 30, 2008 2:34 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0497: "Secretary: Part 4"
Replies: 149
Views: 24425

Re: "Secretary: Part 4" Discussion

The "boing! boing!" part made milk come out of my nose.

Does this mean we'll see Jeff Bridges in the final panel?
by twmcneil
Wed Oct 29, 2008 2:46 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0496: "Secretary: Part 3"
Replies: 114
Views: 23672

Re: Secretary: Part 3

"Feed a squirrel through a fax machine?"

That's a terrible way to treat a fax machine.
by twmcneil
Mon Oct 20, 2008 12:58 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0491: "Twitter"
Replies: 156
Views: 35045

Re: "Twitter" Discussion

I remember the Burma Shave signs. And barns painted with "Chew Redman Tobacco". And "See Rock City" signs. Once in a drunken dare, a few us of followed the "See Rock City" signs for about a week just to see where they led. It was a lesson in "It's the journey, not ...
by twmcneil
Wed Oct 15, 2008 1:33 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0489: "Going West"
Replies: 64
Views: 16649

Re: "Going West" Discussion

Somehow when ever I consider TheGoogle, the phrase "Drink the Kool-Aid" comes to mind.

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