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by astrocub
Mon Oct 14, 2013 2:00 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Ugh, not the steambottle! I hope all your parasites are benign, Blitzgirl http://i41.photobucket.com/albums/e251/tessilah32/Cute%20Pixels/germ.gif http://i41.photobucket.com/albums/e251/tessilah32/Cute%20Pixels/germ.gif http://i41.photobucket.com/albums/e251/tessilah32/Cute%20Pixels/germ.gif And yay...
by astrocub
Mon Oct 14, 2013 12:59 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106993
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Re: 1190: "Time"

I sent it to you in a message, thanks for your help!
by astrocub
Mon Oct 14, 2013 12:28 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Inconceivable! I'm serious, if the button is missing off Double or Nothing, and it isn't being locked when you load, then somehow the Laws of Javascript are being suspended. Are you sure you're a) not getting any error messages and b) the game is even working At All? I'm utterly flummoxed by this. ...
by astrocub
Sun Oct 13, 2013 11:53 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106993
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Hi ED, I seem to have a broken Double or Nothing. It shows up in my boosts, but there is no button to click. Reloading the game doesn't lock DoN, and it hasn't been showing up as a boost available for purchase for the past few days. I've tried importing my game into both FF and chrome. Any ideas? Is...
by astrocub
Tue Oct 01, 2013 8:53 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106993
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Hi! I can't keep up with this thread (wow newpixbot is still posting newpixi?!?) but I am thoroughly addicted to castle clicking, thanks ED!
by astrocub
Tue Oct 01, 2013 8:40 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Recursion

Eternal Density wrote:ETA: decree: anything else I should do before I put up the next version?


My treebuckets build zero castles now :(
by astrocub
Thu Jun 27, 2013 3:27 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106993
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Re: 1190: "Time"

-snip- I hope they start stargazing soon... We'd be doing so much sub-pixel analysis. That would be so cool. Bring it, Randall. http://i41.photobucket.com/albums/e251/tessilah32/Cute%20Pixels/germ.gif :D http://i41.photobucket.com/albums/e251/tessilah32/Cute%20Pixels/germ.gif :D http://i41.photobuc...
by astrocub
Wed Jun 19, 2013 3:13 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

I hope the shed has a working electrical outlet so they can finally recharge their steam bottle.
by astrocub
Sat Jun 08, 2013 11:22 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Holy molpy I hope they find a muskie!

And then it eats them and it will be the end.

ETA: I don't mean I hope the OTC will end.
by astrocub
Sat Jun 08, 2013 11:09 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106993
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Re: 1190: "Time"

This is the second time beloved NPB has mentioned maskalonges. Either he is trying to tell us something about their location, or it's some fish's birthday today. Or something.

Predicition: this is the big river.
by astrocub
Thu Jun 06, 2013 4:07 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time" Outing TheMinim

I'm pretty sure that I have spotted a spy in the OTT. I think that TheMinim is actually LaPetite. Age = about right, I think. Female, I think (with some evidence). Check and check. A bit shy by her own admission earlier on the NP. Check. The beret may be a red-swimmingmolpy. Perhaps she visited La ...
by astrocub
Mon Jun 03, 2013 1:57 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Say, the comment about Gödel reminded me of a book I read not long ago. It's called Gödel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid , and it's a book which discusses a great many things that we've talked about here, including: - Jabberwocky - Self-similarity - Zeno's Paradox - Cage'...
by astrocub
Sun Jun 02, 2013 7:00 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

I'm so ninjamiffed it feels like I've got beesnakes up in my snatch.

Psst, HAL, it's a flamewar, just play along and roll over, you'll be fine :wink:
by astrocub
Sun Jun 02, 2013 6:31 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106993
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Re: 1190: "Time"

:twisted: :twisted: :twisted:
HALenFournaise.PNG
by astrocub
Sun Jun 02, 2013 6:00 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106993
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Oldpixbot Newpixbot Says Cuegan sings swan song Reaching the summit and Rounding a bend. Geoactivity Fiery lava flow Drowning dramatically This is the end. GONG http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/time/65ea123c49c4bffb2a59cd5e338984b676a0c7db977dcabaf788515afa81abbd.png 100th post: penis 1 , penis 2 , penis...
by astrocub
Sun Jun 02, 2013 5:20 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106993
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Re: 1190: "Time"

SWANS ONG S... http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/time/2aefe12f37e065f6338a135976cc7759e632edf8d681b5ec9b825746fd729f06.png -- posted by newpixbot Oh no, this is Megball's swan song? This is the end! They will reach the summit of Piton de la Fournaise and drown dramatically in a fiery lava flow :( Pano up...
by astrocub
Sun Jun 02, 2013 4:44 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106993
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Re: 1190: "Time"

@Anglastic: Yeah, but before that, the Madagascar-Antarctica-India love triangle was buddied up with Africa-South America, as part of Gondwana, which was part of Pangaea. It says so on the Madagascar wikipedia page . So I figure, time machines brought all current fauna and flora (the baobabs do...
by astrocub
Sun Jun 02, 2013 9:20 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106993
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Maybe they're ONG the back of a giant snake: http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/time/4cabfd99009c0adc0bd206c9c9cd4ebed6e44ebaf958e236efa17a86ebfd685d.png They passed a "thirsty bird" toy without comment. hehe. yep. Now she's looking back on it. Odd that suddenly she is lookong over her shoulder ...
by astrocub
Sun Jun 02, 2013 8:31 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106993
Views: 47264029

Re: 1190: "Time"

Aaaaughh noooo! You silenced the newpixbot! You knew that xe knew too much! You. You are in cahoots with GLR, trying to direct the thread away from the The One True Truth. I knew it all along! <snip> I'm innocent, I tell you! I deny everything! LaPetite, silencing newpixbot, everything! I'm just a ...
by astrocub
Sun Jun 02, 2013 8:20 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106993
Views: 47264029

Re: 1190: "Time"

@Anglastic: Yeah, but before that, the Madagascar-Antarctica-India love triangle was buddied up with Africa-South America, as part of Gondwana, which was part of Pangaea. It says so on the Madagascar wikipedia page . So I figure, time machines brought all current fauna and flora (the baobabs do...
by astrocub
Sun Jun 02, 2013 8:08 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106993
Views: 47264029

Re: 1190: "Time"

Maybe they're ONG the back of a giant snake: http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/time/4cabfd99009c0adc0bd206c9c9cd4ebed6e44ebaf958e236efa17a86ebfd685d.png Aaaaughh noooo! You silenced the newpixbot! You knew that xe knew too much! You. You are in cahoots with GLR, trying to direct the thread away from the ...
by astrocub
Sun Jun 02, 2013 7:55 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106993
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Not surprised that Cueball gets scared off by 6½ inches.

ETA: Please give us more hints, newpixbot. *newpixrobot dance*
by astrocub
Sun Jun 02, 2013 7:33 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Aaaugh the blotchy snake thing was a Ramphotyphlops braminus !!!! [citation needed] Ramphotyphlops braminus is a harmless blind snake species found mostly in Africa and Asia, but has been introduced in many other parts of the world. Completely fossorial, they are often mistaken for earthworms, excep...
by astrocub
Sun Jun 02, 2013 7:22 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106993
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Re: 1190: "Time"

SP ONG EWOOD... http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/time/513087a2213d7fb74db2df30cb135161b0b8d940e2bbcf4a9c36b2308e58fa10.png -- posted by newpixbot Haly carp, seriously newpixbot? You are so smart tonight! Gastonia cutispongia (spongewood) is an endemic species of a French territory on an island east of M...
by astrocub
Sun Jun 02, 2013 6:53 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

BlitzGirl wrote:If I ever top a newpage again I will be an extremely mopey mome.


*eyebrow waggle*
by astrocub
Sun Jun 02, 2013 5:56 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Also, I'm 'bout ready to throw my hat in the ring with BlitzGirl on the African Theory. Makes a lot of sense to me. I have to admit that deep down in my surrealist heart, I've always wanted this to be a fictional Randallverse, but the evidence keeps stacking up that he's deliberately trying to show...
by astrocub
Sat Jun 01, 2013 5:51 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

BlitzGirl wrote:
bmonk wrote:Do we have a term for a person who is blitzing to ketchup, but also has a current tab open? <snip>

Mixing your ketchup with your mayo-Now-se? You must be a Fry Sauce Blitzer!

:D
I have so many tabs open I feel like I'm at a frat party.
by astrocub
Sat Jun 01, 2013 5:37 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Hey xuys, Been trying to relish and ketchup as much as possible since the holiday wixend, but still 30 pages behind. I've been going through acacia species and in particular the List of Acacia species known to contain psychoactive alkaloids ooh where'd that flashy gif go... what what, is that a ...
by astrocub
Thu May 30, 2013 4:15 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Weird, the ONG still isn't loading for me on either xkcd.com or the imgs server. Bad case of the hiccups, I guess. ETA that I can see it fine here, but can't get any of Randall's sites to load it. <blindpost from 25 pages back (GLR save me what did I do this weekend?) but I snuck forward to see wha...
by astrocub
Thu May 30, 2013 3:52 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106993
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Weird, the ONG still isn't loading for me on either xkcd.com or the imgs server. Bad case of the hiccups, I guess. ETA that I can see it fine here, but can't get any of Randall's sites to load it. <blindpost from 25 pages back (GLR save me what did I do this weekend? Oh, yeah... that..... ) but I s...
by astrocub
Tue May 28, 2013 2:06 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106993
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Re: 1190: "Time"

<blindpost> Good point about the mini treeprobably doesn't know what it's doing/sappling maybe being recently planted!
by astrocub
Fri May 24, 2013 11:04 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

And yes, it is a very aesthetically pleasing acacia. I'm not convinced. These look different to me – more umbrelly, if that's a word. That's true, it's not quite wide or flat enough to definitely be an acacia. It's not nearly dense enough to fit the description of most North Ame...
by astrocub
Fri May 24, 2013 10:49 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Or at least more wordy :P

ETA: I really love how nerdy this place can get on just about any esoteric subject.
I hope they start stargazing soon...
by astrocub
Fri May 24, 2013 10:45 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

And yes, it is a very aesthetically pleasing acacia. I'm not convinced. These look different to me – more umbrelly, if that's a word. Hmm, you're correct that it doesn't look the typical umbrella acacia, Acacia tortilis , but the acacia genus encompasses a very diverse range of shapes and wattles.
by astrocub
Fri May 24, 2013 10:18 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Another campONG site http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/time/19d0d41d8eb2723f41a2faf35acfb6cbeec70556610d198242be4ec5a60e61b6.png Possibly a bench? Whatever it is, it seems to be next to another fire ring (and this one appears much more organized, and thus more recently used). I suppose a bench doesn't qu...
by astrocub
Fri May 24, 2013 7:13 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

-snip- And on that note, GLR has now purposefully shown us frames in which Megball are not present and the only activity is that of a molpfly/beesnake. This bears in witness protection program strong resemblance to earlier sandcastle scenes in which the only activity was the rising of the sea. Ther...
by astrocub
Fri May 24, 2013 7:04 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Angelastic wrote:What's the collective noun for potential collective nouns for molpy?

A cancer of potential collective nouns for molpi. :D
by astrocub
Fri May 24, 2013 6:55 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

-snip- The potential heresy in interstitialism is that It implies a deceitful Creator -- that is, one that not just Does What He Wants and Knows What He's Doing as we all believe even when those doings are beyond our full understanding, but who deliberately chooses to present a distorted picture kn...
by astrocub
Thu May 23, 2013 9:37 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Ooh, electric fence I like!
by astrocub
Thu May 23, 2013 9:25 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

I would argue that it is the fenceposts that are regularly spaced, and the vines followed those paths... If that was supposed to be a fence, it would be no good at keeping anything out (in?) There's nothing between the posts, and the vines have the right growth/leaf shape to be grapes. Also, grapev...

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