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by alcadesa
Wed Oct 21, 2009 5:15 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3526406

Re: Rant Thread - The Spates of Wrath

I hate how during those peer review days in my expos class, people who read my paper just write "Your paper was good! I really liked it! Your transitions were great! Your thesis was to-the-point and focused! Overall, good job!" and then hand it back to me without any corrections or suggest...
by alcadesa
Thu Jul 16, 2009 9:37 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9214528

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

I sometimes look at my knitting and think to myself, "I wonder if this is the fabric of the universe?"
by alcadesa
Tue Jun 23, 2009 5:13 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9214528

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

I just finished crocheting a Voltorb. Now I'm attempting to crochet a Pikachu. It makes me so happy :D
by alcadesa
Tue Jun 16, 2009 9:51 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Lucky Ten Thousand (TIL)
Replies: 13421
Views: 1743805

Re: Today I Learned

Today I learned that there is no limit as to what the guys in my Technology Design Lab class will do. They were throwing xacto knives into a target on the table made of hot glue (the knife was bouncing everywhere) and making makeshift blowguns out of paper and shooting tacks at the tackboard over pe...
by alcadesa
Mon Jun 15, 2009 9:06 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0597: "Addiction"
Replies: 122
Views: 20840

Re: "Addiction" Discussion

I once had to go without the internet for two weeks while I was in France...I survived, but it killed me that I couldn't talk to my friends or know what was going on back in the states (beyond what I saw on BBC World News) or go on the internets =/
by alcadesa
Mon Jun 15, 2009 8:24 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2809764

Re: Confessional Bed - Not just for pillow talk!

I keep thinking to myself, "today is the last full Monday day of high school" and "tomorrow is the last lunch I'll ever eat in high school", but it really hasn't affected me as much as I thought it would. Honestly, the slide show that my favorite teacher showed us today (featurin...
by alcadesa
Sun Jun 07, 2009 2:24 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Post your handwriting!
Replies: 330
Views: 127195

Re: Post your handwriting!

Lyphae, your handwriting makes me jealous--it's gorgeous :D
by alcadesa
Wed Apr 01, 2009 11:27 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Interviewing the fora
Replies: 5464
Views: 486141

Re: Interviewing the fora

Box Boy wrote:I've always wanted to try French cheese fondue with some fres baguette.

I'm going to Paris tomorrow!

Durian is nasty. It smells horrible, looks like chicken fat, and is spiny enough to be lethal.

Favorite sounds?
by alcadesa
Wed Apr 01, 2009 1:29 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Interviewing the fora
Replies: 5464
Views: 486141

Re: Interviewing the fora

Small LED flashlight I had by me in case of a power outage during a ten minute thunderstorm that I later used for pathetic attempts at eye photography.

What does your handwriting look like?
by alcadesa
Wed Apr 01, 2009 12:53 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Interviewing the fora
Replies: 5464
Views: 486141

Re: Interviewing the fora

XD
I swear, I abuse this smiley.

Favorite xkcd comic(s)?
by alcadesa
Mon Mar 30, 2009 4:21 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Type your name with your elbows!
Replies: 162
Views: 18645

Re: Type your name with your elbows!

\alcv\Adfdesda\

I thought it was okay until I saw the end result. I don't know how the second "a" came out capitalized, either o.O
by alcadesa
Thu Mar 26, 2009 6:36 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Interviewing the fora
Replies: 5464
Views: 486141

Re: Interviewing the fora

Hm, probably alternative rock.

Favorite foreign film?
by alcadesa
Thu Mar 26, 2009 6:34 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9561
Views: 1177617

Re: What are you listening to?

Dark Waltz by Hayley Westenra
Her voice is so perfect, it's not fair.
by alcadesa
Thu Mar 26, 2009 5:41 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Ultimate Forum Song
Replies: 39
Views: 3924

Re: Ultimate Forum Song

Opens up her blouse to...
A Dark Design - Mew

This sounds so sketchy.
by alcadesa
Thu Mar 26, 2009 5:23 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Interviewing the fora
Replies: 5464
Views: 486141

Re: Interviewing the fora

I haven't woken up in the middle of the night in recent memory. I'm a heavy sleeper; I'll sleep right through my alarm.

Do you prefer coffee or tea?
by alcadesa
Thu Mar 26, 2009 4:55 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do you sit?
Replies: 62
Views: 4766

Re: How do you sit?

Usually, I sit with my legs crossed and on the left side of the chair, torso facing the keyboard/monitor. I also alternate between sitting cross-legged, sitting on top of one foot while slumping over the keyboard (this always causes my foot to fall asleep, so I just switch feet), and stretching out ...
by alcadesa
Mon Mar 23, 2009 2:21 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Interviewing the fora
Replies: 5464
Views: 486141

Re: Interviewing the fora

Very suburban-y, every few houses look alike, nothing is within walking distance (the convenience store is a few miles down the road), every neighborhood has a cheesy, pseudo-fancy name (Country Meadows? Riverside Ardena Acres? It's not even by a river), new things being built EVERYWHERE. If you cou...
by alcadesa
Sun Mar 22, 2009 5:15 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Interviewing the fora
Replies: 5464
Views: 486141

Re: Interviewing the fora

Argh, too many choose from! ATM, Yann Tiersen <3

What's your favorite dessert?
by alcadesa
Fri Mar 20, 2009 6:15 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Timepieces! (Watches, clocks, phones?)
Replies: 73
Views: 6179

Re: Timepieces! (Watches, clocks, phones?)

I use whatever's handy at the time. My mom collects clocks, so there's a huge analog clock above the tv, a digital clock right next to the tv, this cool analog clock that protrudes perpendicularly from the wall and has two faces, a plain old analog clock above a doorway, and the clock on the stoveto...
by alcadesa
Fri Mar 20, 2009 6:06 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Rate the avatar above you
Replies: 3925
Views: 387845

Re: Rate the avatar above you

10/10.
It took me a second to figure it out, but then it made me laugh when I actually got it :3
by alcadesa
Wed Mar 18, 2009 5:04 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2809764

Re: Confessional Fred- He doesn't care much about your problems

luketheduke wrote:Confession: I really need to shut down the laptop and get sleep.

I agree. It's 1am here and I have nothing to do, yet I'm still online =/
I really need more sleep a night.
by alcadesa
Tue Mar 17, 2009 5:02 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9561
Views: 1177617

Re: What are you listening to?

How to Save a Life - The Fray

Soft music isn't really the best thing to listen to at 1 am...
by alcadesa
Tue Mar 17, 2009 4:21 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Facebook group?
Replies: 55
Views: 7845

Re: Facebook group?

Join'd. I vote for a collage! We need: * red spiders * playpen balls * Black Hat Guy * boomerangs! * ummm.... any other suggestions? And I'm completely against smile dog. We'd end up scaring off people and attracting people who'd spam the group with shock pictures/sites. I think we need pie. Also, s...
by alcadesa
Mon Mar 16, 2009 5:29 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Strange or even mildly amusing things about your body
Replies: 1607
Views: 190573

Re: Strange or even mildly amusing things about your body

On both hands, my knuckles are all double jointed. They go back an inch (yes I measured, like the geek that I am). In all my years of showing them to people, only one or two haven't looked away, a horrified expression on their faces. My elbows are double jointed, too, about 20 o (approximated by ey...
by alcadesa
Mon Mar 16, 2009 5:03 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2809764

Re: Confessional Fred- He doesn't care much about your problems

Spoilered for length. I've recently gotten into Yann Tiersen's music (yay for accordion!) and when I found out that he was going to be in New York City, about an hour or so away from where I live, I was ecstatic! This is going to be my first concert, and it's Yann Tiersen , for g...
by alcadesa
Sat Mar 14, 2009 4:42 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Rate the avatar above you
Replies: 3925
Views: 387845

Re: Rate the avatar above you

9/10 for awesome Einstein portrait =)
by alcadesa
Sun Mar 08, 2009 6:27 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Arrow game
Replies: 3127
Views: 195667

Re: The Arrow game

^ Is vain enough to have searched for their name on the internet
< Is not vain enough to have searched for her name on the internet
V Is listening to music on the internet
by alcadesa
Sun Mar 08, 2009 5:36 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Love it or Hate it?
Replies: 94
Views: 9265

Re: Love it or Hate it?

Love them! Mostly the sudokus, though. They give me something to do while eating brunch (not breakfast. I sleep through the morning into the afternoon)

Girl Scout cookies.
by alcadesa
Sun Mar 08, 2009 5:31 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Last.fm Compatibility Thread
Replies: 142
Views: 26924

Re: Last.fm Compatibility Thread

Your musical compatibility with ikirudennis is Low Music you have in common includes Kelly Clarkson, Coldplay, Green Day and Incubus. Your musical compatibility with aethernox is Medium Music you have in common includes Oasis, Steve Miller Band, Savage Garden, Red Hot Chili Peppers and Nightwish. Y...
by alcadesa
Fri Mar 06, 2009 4:39 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Rate the avatar above you
Replies: 3925
Views: 387845

Re: Rate the avatar above you

8/10 for cool gargoyle =)
by alcadesa
Fri Mar 06, 2009 3:36 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Break up with the person above you
Replies: 1223
Views: 94774

Re: Break up with the person above you

No head is ever too pointy or misshapen to wear a hat!
by alcadesa
Fri Mar 06, 2009 3:31 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Arrow game
Replies: 3127
Views: 195667

Re: The Arrow game

^ is scarily accurate
< hasn't done anything productive this entire week (darn senioritis)
v has been glued to their computer screen for hours
by alcadesa
Thu Mar 05, 2009 3:36 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Love it or Hate it?
Replies: 94
Views: 9265

Re: Love it or Hate it?

I don't really listen to The Beatles too often, but for the sake of this thread, love them.

Chopsticks.
by alcadesa
Tue Mar 03, 2009 2:17 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Break up with the person above you
Replies: 1223
Views: 94774

Re: Break up with the person above you

I can't stand your inability to spell words correctly! We're through! *storms off angrily*
by alcadesa
Tue Mar 03, 2009 2:09 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Arrow game
Replies: 3127
Views: 195667

Re: The Arrow game

^ Is correct.
< Should be sleeping instead of posting on the xkcd forums.
v Has a large CD collection.
by alcadesa
Mon Mar 02, 2009 6:00 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9561
Views: 1177617

Re: What are you listening to?

La Valse D'Amélie - Yann Tiersen
His accordion is epic.
by alcadesa
Mon Mar 02, 2009 5:49 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Strange or even mildly amusing things about your body
Replies: 1607
Views: 190573

Re: Strange or even mildly amusing things about your body

On both hands, my knuckles are all double jointed. They go back an inch (yes I measured, like the geek that I am). In all my years of showing them to people, only one or two haven't looked away, a horrified expression on their faces. My elbows are double jointed, too, about 20 o (approximated by eye...
by alcadesa
Mon Mar 02, 2009 5:28 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Making the world a weirder place
Replies: 1920
Views: 177149

Re: Making the world a weirder place

Actaeus wrote:Add a heart-shaped fractal or something, for context.

Or maybe http://xkcd.com/543/? That would take forever, though...
by alcadesa
Mon Mar 02, 2009 1:45 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Making the world a weirder place
Replies: 1920
Views: 177149

Re: Making the world a weirder place

I draw comics with obscure science jokes on the whiteboard in my old physics teacher's classroom, then ask him about his students' reactions the next day (he was my teacher last year). I drew the picture on my avatar once, and it took up almost half the board :mrgreen: Tomorrow, I'm planning on writ...
by alcadesa
Fri Feb 27, 2009 6:34 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Book Challenge
Replies: 261
Views: 22256

Re: The Book Challenge

This is because torque depends on sin θ, and the sine of an angle and the sine of its supplement are always equal.

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