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by irishnut
Mon May 27, 2013 4:10 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1217: "Cells"
Replies: 57
Views: 30628

1217: "Cells"

http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/cells.png Alt-text: "Now, if it selectively kills cancer cells in a petri dish, you can be sure it's at least a giant breakthrough for everyone suffering from petri dish cancer" I only wonder if the sufferers of have been eating petri dishes or are these just b...
by irishnut
Wed Jan 23, 2013 7:03 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1164: "Home Alone"
Replies: 34
Views: 9836

Re: 1164: "Home Alone"

I think it says something about me that the image of a kid being hit with a paint can made me laugh really hard..
by irishnut
Fri Feb 10, 2012 5:16 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1015: "Kerning"
Replies: 163
Views: 67500

Re: 1015: "Kerning"

carega wrote:if you really hate someone, show them xkcd and their lame jokes about kerning.


aw look at the hungry troll...maybe I should give him my leftovers
by irishnut
Fri Feb 10, 2012 5:15 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1015: "Kerning"
Replies: 163
Views: 67500

Re: 1015: "Kerning"

Names for things I already hated, brilliant.
by irishnut
Wed Jan 04, 2012 8:16 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0999: "Cougars"
Replies: 65
Views: 23148

Re: 0999: "Cougars"

rhomboidal wrote:The kid's facial expression is priceless.


I know! I think I had those pajamas when I was a kid...
by irishnut
Fri Nov 11, 2011 7:10 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0976: "Sail"
Replies: 61
Views: 16288

Re: 0976: "Sail"

Since I'm in no way capable of doing the math on it I wonder how much the surface tension on a bubble like that would allow you pull...
Also laughed out loud at this one, for some reason I find this absolutely hilarious lol
by irishnut
Mon Oct 31, 2011 6:44 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0971: "Alternative Literature"
Replies: 180
Views: 38455

Re: 0971: "Alternative Literature"

I've been trying to convince my parents about homeopathy for years, they refuse to listen :( ...did you READ the comic before posting it? I'm not one to get all preachy to someone who chooses to use it, for example my friend who has something for anxiousness which is really just all in her head, it...
by irishnut
Wed Oct 26, 2011 5:45 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0968: "Everything"
Replies: 100
Views: 34044

Re: 0968: "Everything"

Feel I need to clarify what I said earlier for those those who might actually return http://xkcd.com/386/ Yes I think it's a love letter to his new wife, no he's not a sociopath, Randall is a scientist, an intellectual, he's not saying he isn't head over heels for his new wife, he's saying there are...
by irishnut
Tue Oct 25, 2011 3:41 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0968: "Everything"
Replies: 100
Views: 34044

Re: 0968: "Everything"

Does no one read the blag??? Randall just got married! Doesn't take a genius to see it's a little love letter to his new wife. Also I love the sentiment behind it. :D
by irishnut
Wed Sep 14, 2011 4:16 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0951: "Working"
Replies: 165
Views: 36020

Re: 0951: "Working"

Don't forget about the inevitable wait at the other gas station as there will probably be a ridiculous line if it's 10 cents a gallon cheaper, mostly because people don't understand this.

Drives me up the freaking wall when people don't understand this.
by irishnut
Fri Sep 09, 2011 4:15 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0949: "File Transfer"
Replies: 194
Views: 84942

Re: 0949: "File Transfer"

I've completely sent myself that email instead of finding a USB to just move stuff between computers in the same room.. probably collectively made him weep.
by irishnut
Mon Apr 04, 2011 6:12 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0881: "Probability"
Replies: 326
Views: 106799

Re: 0881: "Probability"

I know mostly nerd crowd here with shy not anti-social tendencies, but anyone else want to just give Randal a big hug?

As much as it reminds you of sad things and (clearly) incites trolling instincts, can't help but feel for the guy.
by irishnut
Wed Mar 09, 2011 6:08 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0870: "Advertising"
Replies: 168
Views: 29986

Re: 0870: "Advertising"

As soon as i read this i was sure to find people commenting about things i wasn't going to understand... which made me sure randal had hit the mark once more!

Sidenote: having spent FAR too much time studying anatomy lately read "parental" as "parentaral" at least twice
by irishnut
Wed Feb 23, 2011 6:54 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0864: "Flying Cars"
Replies: 117
Views: 24097

Re: 0864: "Flying Cars"

And even if somehow they could create a flying car of practical use, they would want to restrict its use to military, police, fire, ambulance and maybe chauffeur services. The last thing anyone would want is hoons flying around. More reasons to keep studying to be a paramedic! For my sake I really ...
by irishnut
Fri Feb 11, 2011 5:51 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0859: "("
Replies: 216
Views: 58356

Re: 0859: "("

meat.paste wrote:\\;(}.+{^]];DROP_TABLE

There. I fixed it.


little Bobby Tables we call him
by irishnut
Wed Feb 02, 2011 5:31 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0855: "1999"
Replies: 111
Views: 42066

Re: 0855: "1999"

Now this is classic Randal, reference so far over my head I have to google it and even then, don't fully understand...
by irishnut
Fri Jan 28, 2011 6:46 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0853: "Consecutive Vowels"
Replies: 159
Views: 43480

Re: 0852: "Consecutive Vowels"

udqbpn wrote:Latchstring. Nobody loves me ;-(


just don't go on a stabbing spree with your switchblade
by irishnut
Wed Jan 26, 2011 5:49 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0852: "Local g"
Replies: 159
Views: 42430

Re: 0852: "Local g"

I noticed the typo, but then immediately forgot about it because who gives a shit, and then was mystified by the first poster's comment about a typo. same here, minus initially noticing it..re-read entire comic backwards looking for the typo... what's with all the concern over a typo, when there is...
by irishnut
Wed Oct 13, 2010 6:15 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0805: "Paradise City"
Replies: 144
Views: 42691

Re: 0805: Paradise City

user wrote:Doesn't the flag on the eight note go on the right? Or are the notes upside in the last two panels?


flag changes when you flip the direction of the stem
by irishnut
Wed Feb 24, 2010 5:09 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0706: "Freedom"
Replies: 122
Views: 27687

Re: "Freedom" Discussion

jspenguin wrote:A legitimate GOOMHR moment. I frequently imagine what would happen if, for no reason, I just punched somebody I'm talking to. Especially if that person is boring.


*punches you in the face*

much better.
by irishnut
Wed Feb 24, 2010 5:07 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0706: "Freedom"
Replies: 122
Views: 27687

Re: "Freedom" Discussion

pretty sure you were first, but add the link

or maybe we should have the freedom to decide which one should be the "right" one lol
by irishnut
Fri Dec 25, 2009 5:16 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0680: "December 25th"
Replies: 148
Views: 24988

Re: "December 25th" Discussion

Eastwinn wrote:My brother turns 27 today XD


You realize this means it was YOUR mom with nothing but the 80s haircut and a smile, and remember since you got a brother out of it there's no facial at the end like your porn
by irishnut
Fri Dec 25, 2009 5:12 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0680: "December 25th"
Replies: 148
Views: 24988

Re: "December 25th" Discussion

double presents? you kidding me, my cousin's birthday isn't even on christmas, its early january and he always gets "this is for christmas AND your birthday" poor bastard...

also this topic wins, it was first
by irishnut
Mon Nov 23, 2009 5:11 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0666: "Silent Hammer"
Replies: 113
Views: 26199

Re: "Silent Hammer" Discussion

at the risk of being obnoxious..

BHG FTW!

"when did the toilet get in the kitchen?"
by irishnut
Wed Nov 18, 2009 5:05 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0664: "Academia vs. Business"
Replies: 121
Views: 46718

Re: "Academia vs. Business" Discussion

still remember when i was first learning to code, was taking a class at the time, halfway through the course i wrote a piece of code in like a third of the lines that wed been shown how to...teacher kept staring at it and running my program and never figured out how i got it to work...still one of m...
by irishnut
Fri Nov 13, 2009 5:41 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0662: "iPhone or Droid"
Replies: 124
Views: 27152

Re: iPhone or Droid Discussion

i must admit i'm really split between the two, and i want to get one of the two in the next month or two, i hear the droids physical keyboard is a pain to type with, and everyone i know with an iphone basically wants to perform cunnilingus on it as often as possible.. i love the idea of android thou...
by irishnut
Mon Nov 02, 2009 5:09 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0657: "Movie Narrative Charts"
Replies: 337
Views: 150088

Re: "Movie Narrative Charts" Discussion

Oh me yarm just awesome, randal my hero.
by irishnut
Fri Sep 25, 2009 11:46 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0641: "Free"
Replies: 168
Views: 42585

Re: "Free" Discussion

Can someone please explain the F5 thing to me? Refreshing doesn't change the page, unless you guys are sitting at the previous coming and keep hitting F5 to see if the new one is up. yes that would be exactly the point... you've never gone to xkcd 5 minutes before its up so you can see it first? an...
by irishnut
Mon Sep 14, 2009 4:20 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0636: "Brontosaurus"
Replies: 85
Views: 23005

Re: "Brontosaurus" Discussion

yeah i had the comic come out a bit late for me too, one of the rare times im up at the right time to see it.

loved the velociratop/sex joke, burns my cheese hard
by irishnut
Mon Sep 07, 2009 6:26 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0633: "Blockbuster Mining"
Replies: 161
Views: 32160

Re: "Blockbuster Mining" Discussion

... not all North Americans are Americans Out of curiosity, how does that work again? Doesn't being North American imply that you live in The Americas? not if youre canadian or mexican.. yeah as a canadian i would actually be kind of offended to be referred to as an american, and your stupidity kin...
by irishnut
Fri Sep 04, 2009 4:48 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0632: "Suspicion"
Replies: 112
Views: 37641

Re: "Suspicion" Discussion

the trick of the thing is....even if not a bot...could still be a large man wanting to bend you over....i suppose everyone is worried about different things.... *shrugs*

however my cheese was nicely burnt
by irishnut
Tue Sep 01, 2009 2:15 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0630: "Time Travel"
Replies: 147
Views: 29815

Re: "Time Travel" Discussion

Hey, what if we start another council of elders, but you know, the opposite? So far: 1999: SirMustapha Although he technically isn't allowed to be on the forums since he is not 13 yet. 1994: kernelpanic 1994: CNiall 1994: sourmilk 1994: Dataflashsabot 1993: Peanutchair I have traveled from 1988 to ...
by irishnut
Fri Jun 26, 2009 1:00 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0602: "Overstimulated"
Replies: 131
Views: 29766

Re: "Overstimulated" Discussion

For some reason i thought this was leading up to "It's my party and I'll prime if i want to"

Just me maybe, that is all.
by irishnut
Sat May 30, 2009 5:31 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0590: "Papyrus"
Replies: 242
Views: 57378

Re: "Papyrus" Discussion

I remember always using comic sans in like grade 7, used it on everything...quickly got tired of it, and for some reason I've become drawn to Palantino Linotype....its almost exactly like times new roman, but I think it looks nicer...lol *shrugs*
by irishnut
Thu May 28, 2009 12:02 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0589: "Designated Drivers"
Replies: 101
Views: 21014

Re: "Designated Drivers" Discussion

Tchebu wrote:
The goat represents the Phallus, and the Wolf our voracious apetite


Considering that the latter eats the former when placed in the same car, this sentence had me laughing for several minutes.


bahahaha, amazing! i hadn't even thought of that one...

sje is always good for a chuckle...
by irishnut
Mon Apr 13, 2009 4:07 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0568: "Well 2"
Replies: 105
Views: 24632

Re: Discussion of "Well 2"

Mike digs a well just to get with you...and make the money to take you out on a cheap date...come on stick lady! lol

p.s. i was so holding out for the immortality thing...dammit

edit: heh...559
by irishnut
Mon Mar 23, 2009 10:32 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0559: "No Pun Intended"
Replies: 156
Views: 39591

Re: "No Pun Intended" Discussion

just on the note of the whole "no pun intended is stupid" convorsation... its only stupid when you type it out, in normal convorsation, while speaking, you realize you just SAID a pun, then say 'no pun intended' cause otherwise people might assume you were trying to make a joke at an unapp...
by irishnut
Fri Mar 20, 2009 4:05 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0558: "1000 Times"
Replies: 266
Views: 49035

Re: "1000 Times" discussion

BlastOButter42 wrote:How is that dishonest? Do you really think most people don't realize that a million is 1/1000 of a billion?


i wish i had your optimism...
by irishnut
Mon Mar 16, 2009 6:17 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0556: "Alternative Energy Revolution"
Replies: 232
Views: 73438

Re: Alternative Energy Revolution

Strange, War of the Worlds was on cable last night...
Personally i like the Don Q ending better. Germs killed them..such an anti-climactic ending, laame
by irishnut
Fri Mar 13, 2009 8:06 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0555: "Two Mirrors"
Replies: 134
Views: 40723

Re: "Two Mirrors"

This game seems like it'd be a largely British phenomenon... am I right? We did it as kids in the 80s in Miami. Maybe it's just a generational gap. :) I did it in Canada in the early 90s... perhaps it depends on the amount of evil older kids around wanting to scare younger ones...cause i know i tol...

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