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by SBN
Mon Aug 14, 2017 9:46 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

So we'll cover both ends. At least. Are you taking Addams with you? I meant south from where I live in Nebraska. She will still be watching from Oregon, but I think she's coming inland a bit to avoid fog and that. That does make more sense. I do trust everyone has their approved glasses and filters...
by SBN
Mon Aug 14, 2017 10:35 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: But I quite liked that one.

My plan was originally to visit Addams and watch it come in over the ocean Sea, but she pointed out that it's always cloudy there, so I'll be driving twenty minutes south instead, probably near where thunk will be. So we'll cover both ends. At least. Are you taking Addams with you? And suddenly the...
by SBN
Mon Aug 14, 2017 12:16 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

So how many of us are going to be in totality?

I plan to be in Anderson, SC.
by SBN
Sat Aug 12, 2017 10:45 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Checkup Time"

Eternal Density wrote:New OtherVideo
I'm molpish! Are you molpish?


Stay molpish, my friend!
by SBN
Sat Aug 05, 2017 12:58 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

News time! My wife finished her degree in May and has found a job in California, about an hour south of the Bay area. She is leaving in just a few days to drive out there. I am just starting to look for work myself, and with our situation it doesn't make a whole lot of sense for me to leave my job ...
by SBN
Fri Aug 04, 2017 11:23 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

I'm looking for some help with computery stuff. We want a webpage (app, really, but for Windows phone) that can play short audio clips in response to button presses. But, we want there to be some apparent randomness to it, so if you press the Yes button, you might get, "Yes" or "Sure&...
by SBN
Thu Aug 03, 2017 10:27 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

I got to see HES in lmjbtown! Squee! He's traveling across the U.S. with a group of friends he's known since high school. They were a lot of fun. We had dinner and went to the Boardwalk to play games. It was a great time. I took not one picture. :roll: Which way is he going? If anyOTTer comes to th...
by SBN
Wed Jul 19, 2017 11:41 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: Romans 8:25 (niv)

New OtherComic We must have the same cable company. " Bundle your services, and pay less money!! for each service, but the total cost will be twice what you currently pay, and there's a $5000 cancellation fee. " Actually, for me there have been multiple times where the "triple play&q...
by SBN
Tue Jul 11, 2017 2:55 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Names are redacted to protect ggh"

Good thing you redacted who said those things or they would be in trouble. For decree: The river is small. And very cold. whitesalmon_7-7-17_am_p2_rattlesnake_sb (46).JPG Had a quick trip out to the west coast for a family reunion. Spent one morning on the boat in the photo. (Yes, I'm there, along ...
by SBN
Sun Jul 02, 2017 6:16 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: July 4, 1776

Hmm, six years ago there was no pope and no decrees, so I'm going to follow the decree by NOT following it. Have a Molpish holiday wipend, everyone who lives in the US, and try not to blow yourselves up. Have a Molpish regular wipend otherwise. :D Molpish holidip wishes also to OTTers northward fro...
by SBN
Wed Jun 28, 2017 11:59 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

BlitzGirl wrote:
AUTOMOME wrote:OTT GOES WHERE‽

To the future!

Apparently, Automome has a friend: http://inspirobot.me
by SBN
Thu Jun 22, 2017 1:33 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

BlitzGirl wrote:A beach full of raptorcats would certainly have been dramatic.


I'll see your beach full of raptorcats, and raise you a ball pit of wolpuppies.

https://youtu.be/xKcfmh5khFw
by SBN
Tue May 23, 2017 11:11 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: Time: TRICEROCUES ∩ CHRONOTRANSPONDERS ≠ BLITZANITY-COMAERS

… my gridded version of Find-the-OTTers That's another one. @ucim found a lot of small images that resemble avatars and things, and quasi-bragged about it by posting the little images themselves but out of context (that is to say, without telling us where the little avatars and things are located i...
by SBN
Thu May 11, 2017 8:46 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time": LITTLEST BANGS BROTHER AND YAPPO_S CREATE TIMEODY IN LAB: "THE TRICK WAS KETCHUPPIN'!"

Wish me luck during finals week. May the things you study be the things on the exams, and may they come quickly to your mind as you take them. Outside will be strong here for awhile. And actual outside is very smoky currently. The fire is sufficiently far away, but it is sending the smoke here. Eno...
by SBN
Sat May 06, 2017 6:51 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

When I first read [ SBN 's] post about them "learning that snakes are bad", I read it as you had a random encounter with snakes... So did I. Glad it was under more controlled conditions. But... how does that work? And how does the full width justification feel about it? Acquire (borrow?) ...
by SBN
Wed May 03, 2017 9:21 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time": 408 - NEWPIXBOT REQUEST TIMEOUT

Ah. When I first read your post about them "learning that snakes are bad", I read it as you had a random encounter with snakes, and in the process they learned that snakes are bad but without having gotten bitten. In this case the truth is quite a bit more treeish, I'm glad they have clas...
by SBN
Wed May 03, 2017 1:02 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time": 408 - NEWPIXBOT REQUEST TIMEOUT

@SBN : aiya! I'm glad we have hardly any wild full-width justifications here. Pet ones are OK, of course, but I'd be scared m*stardless if a wild full-width justification bit one of my wolpies. If I had any wolpies, that is. I do live in the Australia of the U.S., so when I heard about the class I ...
by SBN
Sat Apr 29, 2017 5:30 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Epsilon, it feels like Fadingdip on the OTC replay leaked into the OTT. All of the otting faded away... Sorry, the Outside got me. Todip the 2 largest wolpies learned that snakes are bad. At least I hope the lesson sticks. Not real sure what lesson the snakes got, having a succession of wolpies inv...
by SBN
Tue Apr 25, 2017 12:36 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

My weekly Workblitz is done. So, back to the thread. Just the last newpage tells me that re-acclimatizing is going to be an uphill climb. (Perhaps one like unto that from a salt basin to a former coastline.) Clicking links in posts plunges me into random unfamiliar Times past. It gets disorienting....
by SBN
Sat Apr 15, 2017 3:42 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Rakhal wrote:Didn't even know it had started. OH well.

I'm always impressed with the durability and leak-proofness of that first little berm!

--Rakhal

I didn't either, but mostly I just want to read Torgos-style updates. (Perhaps with extra OOC.)
by SBN
Tue Apr 11, 2017 1:01 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Helpers first post was on page 31, He originally disappeared for nearly a mip starting NP 259 I'ma coma. G'night. BTW, that must of been one hell of a coma. then reappeared on 474 (now 473). He posted far less frequently after this, submitting his final most recent post in Visitation Ja of the foll...
by SBN
Sat Apr 01, 2017 10:11 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

ucim wrote:Remember your own innocence in a simpler time; share if you like.

Jose


Not really mine, but. When the kids were little, we'd sometimes respond to kid-drama with "Your Oscar is in the mail."

Our youngest, now grown, has revealed that she thought we were buying her an Oscar the Grouch.
by SBN
Sat Mar 25, 2017 11:21 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Molpish Timeversary! I don't currently have a good story, well, except. The other day we (GHWFP, me, GHW) were um, exposed to gamma radiation, attacked by dinosaurs and aliens, and a few other things. We escaped unharmed, except for much tiredness. Not a great story, but a great day at the movie stu...
by SBN
Thu Mar 23, 2017 1:13 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: NJ in the 80s

Rapturtles are scary! Yes they are, and they know that. Regarding lightning. Once we had a middle of the night storm, with a sudden serious and seriously close lightning strike. The three of us that were home then each believed it had hit just outside the room they were in. Personally, my hands and...
by SBN
Wed Mar 22, 2017 2:07 am UTC
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Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

~ home? SBN, has your turtlemolp tried to come back? It looked quite large in the pic... do you get big visitors a lot? Do you have to worry about alligators? Not that I know of. But the fence would be quite a barrier. We had a little turtlemolp when we first got here, but he left. He was going the...
by SBN
Sun Mar 19, 2017 11:32 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Today we went to a little beach festival. They had a "Big Dig" there. A rectangle of sand was marked off... I read this as 'They had a "Big Dog" there...' and was quite confused for the rest of the paragraph until I re-read it. Jose Friday we took our three Big Dogs H to the bea...
by SBN
Wed Mar 15, 2017 10:39 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time": _BUNGALOWS 2: ELECTRIC BAGALOO_

That is an impressive snowperson! Many years ago, we were on a vacation in the winter, and my sister and I built a snowman outside my grandparent's house. When we went inside, we realized he was right outside the window, so we went back and gave him a face on that side too. He was named Fred on one...
by SBN
Wed Mar 15, 2017 1:25 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time": _BUNGALOWS 2: ELECTRIC BAGALOO_

Here's hoping that ucim, macraw83, and any other OTTers in the path of Stella are staying safe. oh! d-d-dear. (that's my best Piglet imitation) We have Another Named Storm?? Heavens!! It is only March!! Or rather, it is already March!! Stella is a named snow storm. The named wind storms shouldn't b...
by SBN
Thu Mar 09, 2017 10:30 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

By Decree: You must tell us Stories. Yesterday we had an intruder. MSW spotted him, but that did not deter. For an hour he paced the front of the house, seeking passage. gopher.jpg Then MSWFP, opened the garage door. Next thing we knew, the intruder was in the garage. He was given a bit of carrot, ...
by SBN
Thu Feb 23, 2017 5:01 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Please; Just one more Time. May I have an English Translation of MSWFP ? It's Middle Sized Wolpy's Favorite Person. (He's high on my list too.) I am (so far) Largest Wolpy's Favorite Person. Grand Helper Wolpy's Favorite Person you met, as they travelled together. Tiny Grand Wolpy has two favorite ...
by SBN
Thu Feb 23, 2017 11:46 am UTC
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Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Resonant Rise"

ggh wrote:And I just called Randompixbot the wrong name. Shame on me. Good thing I only have one kid.


We've had relatives in town. MSWFP spent much of the time being called his brother's name.
by SBN
Sun Feb 19, 2017 9:15 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: Randomness: High. AI: Stupid.

It's a CRS mission, so it should be playing on NASA TV as well. (Launch is scheduled for 9:38 AM E RST if all goes well.) Yep, that's how we watched it. The way the clouds were today we wouldn't have been able to see it from the beach we went to yesterday. Local TV said they'd carry it, but didn't.
by SBN
Sat Feb 18, 2017 10:27 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: Another ketchup splatter

Edit: Whoops, pope. Decree: Appreciate your fellow OTTer. For Decree, all y'all, of course. But specifically today our resident dragons. We tried to watch a Dragon go to space today, but alas, it did not go to space today. It will try again tomorrow, but we won't be able to go watch it. (Will look ...
by SBN
Sat Feb 18, 2017 3:31 am UTC
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Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Heh. S-chupid chirping American. :mrgreen: How could you say that? I am very offended. :D A friend of mine from California uses the phrase "dang...shade" quite frequently and will not explain what it means. Is that, as he claims, a thing that is often said there? Or is he the only one? I ...
by SBN
Mon Feb 13, 2017 12:26 pm UTC
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Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

but then I just used a Sharpie marker to draw a ring around the bit and drilled to that. Seemed to work. A piece of tape can work for that also. For Decree: Currently all the traveling is being done by others. First I stayed here and opened doors for wolpies while their favorite people went to Swed...
by SBN
Sat Feb 11, 2017 2:55 am UTC
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Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Hi everymolpy. I've been meaning to do one big ketchup with many replies to posts for wips and mips now, but I suppose I ought to get real and admit it won't happen except for what I can think about offhand. Anyone who may have expected some kind of reaction from me, consider yourself to have been ...
by SBN
Thu Feb 02, 2017 1:25 am UTC
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Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

At the open house, they taught us the basics of curling: The opportunity is lost, but yips ago, MSWFP was a "Big Brother" volunteer. There was a curling club in town, and he kept saying he wanted to take his "Little" there, so when asked by the organization what wholesome activi...
by SBN
Tue Jan 31, 2017 2:34 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

argg...anything except D&D... Time was*, I would have been with you on that, but Torgos and his adventures have swayed me. I still don't want to play, but I do very much want to read about it. *My first knowledge of D&D came on what I thought was a promising first date, (way back before MSW...
by SBN
Sat Jan 28, 2017 1:11 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Went to see "The Wolpy's Why" tonight. Highly recommended. (And, I am completely confident that all wolpies were treated well during the filming.) In my experience, the wolpies rank higher on set than people. Case in point, we were filming in a smoky environment, the wolpies would get peri...
by SBN
Thu Jan 26, 2017 1:28 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

ggh wrote:So glad to hear you and yours are okay SBN!
I don't suppose you got an elf hat on TGW? Those ears seem made for one....



No, we missed the opportunity. (Of course, our elf hats are all sized for the bigger wolpies so the ears (and head) of TGW would be lost inside.)

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