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by woods
Mon May 06, 2013 11:37 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

azule wrote:VD Scare:
woods wrote:Wow, I sure am glad I checked the OTT TWICE this weekend, otherwise I would have a lot of catching up to do. You guys are just riddled with tangents.
*phew* I was hoping it wasn't VD.


And VD.
by woods
Mon May 06, 2013 12:30 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Wow, I sure am glad I checked the OTT TWICE this weekend, otherwise I would have a lot of catching up to do. You guys are just riddled with tangents.
by woods
Fri May 03, 2013 8:02 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 29903645

Re: 1190: "Time"

StratPlayer wrote:HONKY-TONK-BADONK-A-DONG

Spoiler:
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"Lord have mercy, how'd she even get them britches on?"


Dang, yours was better.
by woods
Fri May 03, 2013 8:00 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

SHABONG
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by woods
Fri May 03, 2013 7:00 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Back to (B/D/G)ONG!
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Interesting conversation..........
by woods
Fri May 03, 2013 5:45 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

You mean: [spoiler](snip) I've asked politely before and I'll do so again: can you *please* refrain from posting this? Isn't that what spoilers are for? Only if they are properly labeled as to what they are spoilering. In this particular context it was pretty obvious, but one of them got to me unsp...
by woods
Fri May 03, 2013 5:18 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 29903645

Re: 1190: "Time"

woods wrote:
jovialbard wrote:We should have a poll of whether they find a ford or turn back, and see if Randell responds to it


A poll has thusly been created!
http://www.easypolls.net/poll.html?p=5183e6c1e4b07663c9e7ef1b


Poll bump!

Current results: Yeses have it at 85%. 26 have answered.
by woods
Fri May 03, 2013 5:10 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104871
Views: 29903645

Re: 1190: "Time"

Occasional lurker since the Beginning of Time. What started the ONG thing? Was it that newpix timer from a while back? It went Dong! But some people said Bong, or Gong. So they standardized it to [B/D/G]ong, which I personally prounounce as "buh-don-gong." Then people started substituting...
by woods
Fri May 03, 2013 5:07 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 29903645

Re: 1190: "Time"

BYEBYE MISS AMERICANONG G G http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/time/7318de5c64b638f84c7d6804db1b4214c6d4f60e3290bd89b2542adedd1b5c3f.png Edit: It definitely is exhilarating to Ong for the first time :D Thank you for filling in for me while I was on the phone 1 . 1 Outsider business, nasty stuff
by woods
Fri May 03, 2013 4:47 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104871
Views: 29903645

Re: 1190: "Time"

We should have a poll of whether they find a ford or turn back, and see if Randell responds to it A poll has thusly been created! http://www.easypolls.net/poll.html?p=5183e6c1e4b07663c9e7ef1b Except such a poll would still not provide the incontrovertible proof jovialbard hopes for. I mean, with tw...
by woods
Fri May 03, 2013 4:34 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104871
Views: 29903645

Re: 1190: "Time"

jovialbard wrote:We should have a poll of whether they find a ford or turn back, and see if Randell responds to it


A poll has thusly been created!
http://www.easypolls.net/poll.html?p=5183e6c1e4b07663c9e7ef1b
by woods
Fri May 03, 2013 4:08 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 29903645

Re: 1190: "Time"

Opiboble wrote:
pelrigg wrote:May be they'll find a Chevy first...........


I vote a mini-cooper.


My money is on a different Mini-Cooper.
by woods
Fri May 03, 2013 4:00 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

What about a fjord? GONG!!
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by woods
Fri May 03, 2013 3:27 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Someone should make a map of the land in Time. The Castle is at one end, bounded by the inexorably rising sea. To the left is a plain, and some time later there is the river. Across the river is an Unknown Land. Somewhere in the foreground or background near the Castle is a Home Depot, because Mega...
by woods
Fri May 03, 2013 2:57 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 29903645

Re: 1190: "Time"

Someone should make a map of the land in Time. The Castle is at one end, bounded by the inexorably rising sea. To the left is a plain, and some time later there is the river. Across the river is an Unknown Land. Somewhere in the foreground or background near the Castle is a Home Depot, because Mega...
by woods
Thu May 02, 2013 10:00 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104871
Views: 29903645

Re: 1190: "Time"

Dong! (for reals this time)
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by woods
Thu May 02, 2013 9:45 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

123Adz321 wrote:
woods wrote:
123Adz321 wrote:<snip>
Unless it did so automatically since I live in the UK (which is DD/MM/YYYY)


What, like some sort of HEATHEN!?!
MM/DD/YYYY is the only way to Time.


Spoiler:
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Yeah. 'Murica.
by woods
Thu May 02, 2013 9:38 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

123Adz321 wrote:<snip>
Unless it did so automatically since I live in the UK (which is DD/MM/YYYY)


What, like some sort of HEATHEN!?!
MM/DD/YYYY is the only way to Time.
by woods
Thu May 02, 2013 9:31 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 29903645

Re: 1190: "Time"

123Adz321 wrote:I am getting this issue on every post:
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Sorry, you exist outside of Time. We do not consider that a bug, but a feature. Congratulations!
by woods
Thu May 02, 2013 9:26 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 29903645

Re: 1190: "Time"

spamjam wrote:
Pikrass wrote:Everybody stand back!
<snip>

Awesomeness!

But why does the first post have a time of "newpix 15.30"?


Weird, I am seeing:

Postby rhomboidal » newpix 1.30
by woods
Thu May 02, 2013 9:13 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Pikrass wrote:Everybody stand back!
<snip>


I am standing back right now, and LOVING it.

Now I just need to convert my desk clock to Standard One Time Units.
by woods
Thu May 02, 2013 9:05 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Caswallon wrote:

Well... that's closer than most people get ;)


Dang it, I was focusing too much on bolding the ONG that I forgot the img tags... Saaaaad.
by woods
Thu May 02, 2013 9:02 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

HEAGREESONG

*Edited: I got future ninja-ed.
by woods
Wed May 01, 2013 10:00 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

SITTINGDOWNG

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by woods
Wed May 01, 2013 9:01 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

BACKTOPREVIOUSVIEWOOOONNNNG
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by woods
Wed May 01, 2013 7:15 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Re-stitching to include the river 1 : Current.jpg 1 Small, possibly with a hint of baby Wouldn't it be possible to take a shot of the Sandcastle, flip so that we're seeing it from "behind" and stitch it to the far left of this image to show "coast to coast"? That is, assuming th...
by woods
Wed May 01, 2013 6:52 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 29903645

Re: 1190: "Time"

Re-stitching to include the river 1 : Current.jpg 1 Small, possibly with a hint of baby Wouldn't it be possible to take a shot of the Sandcastle, flip so that we're seeing it from "behind" and stitch it to the far left of this image to show "coast to coast"? That is, assuming th...
by woods
Wed May 01, 2013 6:20 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Re-stitching to include the river 1 : Current.jpg 1 Small, possibly with a hint of baby Only a hint? I think it is at it's saturation level of babies. Also nice work on stitching! I cant even see any thread lines holding it together! Thaaaaanks. I use to be a seamstress. 1 Also, it should be noted ...
by woods
Wed May 01, 2013 6:14 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Re-stitching to include the river1:

Current.jpg


1Small, possibly with a hint of baby
by woods
Wed May 01, 2013 5:00 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 29903645

Re: 1190: "Time"

UHOH-ONG

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by woods
Wed May 01, 2013 2:41 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Update to the distance they have traveled, also, this image is getting very unwieldy. I may have to cut it in half at some point just to make it viewable. Current dimensions: 9888 x 393 Cueball is about 40px tall, so they've already traveled almost 500 yards :) That is, assuming that the “scenes” i...
by woods
Wed May 01, 2013 2:18 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Would you say they are walking clockwise around the sea an we see them from the offshore, or counter-clockwise and the shore is beyond them from our view? Hmmm... I think they use digital clocks to measure their perception of Time, so words like "clockwise" and "counter-clockwise&quo...
by woods
Wed May 01, 2013 2:06 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Update to the distance they have traveled, also, this image is getting very unwieldy. I may have to cut it in half at some point just to make it viewable. Current dimensions: 9888 x 393

Current.jpg
by woods
Tue Apr 30, 2013 9:36 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 29903645

Re: 1190: "Time"

Current frames traveled. Thought I would update this before I am gone for another 14 Newpix.

Current.jpg
by woods
Tue Apr 30, 2013 9:02 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 29903645

Re: 1190: "Time"

So indeed the Loopists were indeed teased... You guys deserved it.
by woods
Tue Apr 30, 2013 7:14 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

This may be heresy. But hear me out. Why are we doing what we are told? Why are we waiting for it? Whether it is something unknown or time itself. Should we not fill our days with bigger things and let it come to us with hat in hand? Let it explain itself? We are slowly watching a journey of two tr...
by woods
Tue Apr 30, 2013 6:47 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Ready to see what I spent my morning doing? Here you go! It's a Present Present from me to you! http://vpx.pl/i/2013/04/30/WeLoveTheThreadOfTime.png Click Here for Larger Version Disclaimer: I really, really wanted to fit as many posters as possible in here but my wrist is already limp as a noodle!...
by woods
Tue Apr 30, 2013 6:42 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

I am happy merely because the comic was updated for a Month straight, after we got through that, I will take anything.

That takes some dedication.
by woods
Tue Apr 30, 2013 6:13 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Eutychus wrote:<snip>
But I haven't seen anybody satisfactorily explain how LaPetite was seen apparently dragging Megan and Cueball in the final frame before fadeout, or where she went afterwards.


Wait... Was that what she was carrying? I thought nobody had any ideas on that yet.
by woods
Tue Apr 30, 2013 5:27 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 29903645

Re: 1190: "Time"

Here's a poorly thrown together comparison of the two frames (I just zoomed and cropped the current frame) so I don't have to flip back and forth between the two. It really is quite similar, but I'm not converting to Loopism yet! Time can't end! http://i.imgur.com/7DoTol2.png You just beat me to it...

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