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by creaothceann
Mon Jun 13, 2016 2:43 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1693: "Oxidation"
Replies: 46
Views: 9564

Re: 1693: "Oxidation"

StClair wrote:So, the blonde is a catalyst, then?

No, because she's also oxydizing.
by creaothceann
Fri Apr 26, 2013 5:12 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1204: "Detail"
Replies: 76
Views: 17217

Re: 1204: "Detail"

Anybody else spotted that he misspelled neighborhood? Yes, he forgot the u :D It is some sort of profound joke - he's saying "there's no u or i in neighbourhood"? Being British, I almost spelt it that way. I think there hidden depth in every XKCD comic that I don't get I think you mean &q...
by creaothceann
Wed Mar 13, 2013 4:53 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1185: "Ineffective Sorts"
Replies: 180
Views: 63900

Re: 1185: "Ineffective Sorts"

// THIS CAN'T BE HAPPENING

Not if your list isn't modified by another thread/process.
by creaothceann
Fri Feb 08, 2013 8:03 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1171:"Perl Problems"
Replies: 43
Views: 20881

Re: 1171:"Perl Problems"

Wait, did he just simply re-use Zawinski's quote and comic 927?
by creaothceann
Wed Jan 09, 2013 7:23 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1158: "Rubber Sheet"
Replies: 50
Views: 13326

Re: 1158: "Rubber Sheet"

Randall wrote:It IS about physics. It ALL is.
Randall wrote:http://xkcd.com/435/

Mmmh...
by creaothceann
Mon Sep 17, 2012 4:55 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1109: "Refrigerator"
Replies: 135
Views: 35382

Re: 1109: "Refrigerator"

xkcd wrote:the Epitaph of Stevinus

Google is being unhelpful... :?
by creaothceann
Wed Aug 01, 2012 4:26 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1089:"Internal Monologue"
Replies: 89
Views: 24986

Re: 1089:"Internal Monologue"

There are people with internal dialogues? Weird... :|
by creaothceann
Fri Feb 03, 2012 8:45 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1012: "Wrong Superhero"
Replies: 119
Views: 43012

Re: 1012: "Wrong Superhero"

They should've called Anthology-man.
by creaothceann
Fri Jul 22, 2011 4:43 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0928: "Mimic Octopus"
Replies: 166
Views: 48154

Re: 0928: Mimic Octopus

The correct spelling will never prevail because children are better at remembering octopussi.
by creaothceann
Sat Jan 08, 2011 2:55 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0844: "Good Code"
Replies: 100
Views: 28588

Re: 0844: "Good Code"

Oh, I have no illusions that programming is a complete mystery to me. I don't have the mathematical skills in order to ever completely understand it. For better or for worse, you don't have to have mathematical skills to program. Programming is like designing a factory, writing a novel, or writing ...
by creaothceann
Wed Jan 05, 2011 5:41 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0843: "Misconceptions"
Replies: 186
Views: 41566

Re: 843: "Misconceptions"

nnevvinn wrote:Those tickled by this comic may be interested in lesswrong.com.

... and/or HPMoR.
by creaothceann
Mon Sep 20, 2010 8:35 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0795: "Conditional Risk"
Replies: 89
Views: 23173

Re: "Conditional Risk" Discussion (#795)

Lightning in slow motion

Be afraid. Be very afraid.
by creaothceann
Mon May 24, 2010 6:30 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0744: "Walkthrough"
Replies: 68
Views: 21933

Re: "Walkthrough discussion"

I wonder if it was an unassisted speedrun, or a tool-assisted speedrun...
by creaothceann
Sun Jan 10, 2010 10:38 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0686: "Admin Mourning"
Replies: 104
Views: 34040

Re: "Admin Mourning" Discussion

You know, I register just to ask: is Ghost in the Shell in turn a reference to something else? Or did Randall just really make an anime reference? If he'd have made a "ghost in the machine" out of it it wouldn't be, but "Ghost in the Shell" is definitely about the anime. Actuall...
by creaothceann
Sat Jan 09, 2010 2:25 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0685: "G-Spot"
Replies: 98
Views: 46683

Re: "G-Spot" Discussion

Cathy wrote:SO if they are surveying married women who were virgins before marriage - can we assume that their husbands just suck at it?

Yeah. I've heard that you're supposed to apply pressure...
by creaothceann
Fri Jan 08, 2010 12:46 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0686: "Admin Mourning"
Replies: 104
Views: 34040

Re: "Admin Mourning" Discussion

Another "Randall, get out of my head" moment - I'm currently on a GitS binge, having seen the first two movies, the manga and the first "Stand Alone Complex" season. It'll definitely be creepier still when each of us has AI agents that keep working long after we're gone, because ...
by creaothceann
Wed Jan 06, 2010 8:10 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0685: "G-Spot"
Replies: 98
Views: 46683

Re: "G-Spot" Discussion

From anectdotal evidence, the G spot can be found only after a woman has become well aroused via other means, there is no magic On button for orgasm (at least not in the pelvic region of most women), it's much more like a keyboard, to do most of the useful things, you have to hit a number of keys i...
by creaothceann
Wed Sep 23, 2009 8:15 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0640: "Tornado Hunter"
Replies: 91
Views: 21503

Re: "Tornado Hunter" Discussion

by creaothceann
Fri Jul 17, 2009 7:06 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0611: "Disaster Voyeurism"
Replies: 105
Views: 28842

Re: "Disaster Voyeurism" Discussion

I guess I can admit to liking disasters, but only for the chaos they cause, for the break in the monotony, or to exercise some primitive survival mechanism center in my brain or something, not because of people getting hurt. I really hope that that's not the reason most people "root" for ...
by creaothceann
Wed Jun 17, 2009 9:48 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0598: "Porn"
Replies: 83
Views: 42670

Re: "Porn" Discussion

Pictures? Videos?

The best sex is in your head mind.
by creaothceann
Wed Jun 10, 2009 12:43 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0595: "Android Girlfriend"
Replies: 120
Views: 27060

Re: "Android Girlfriend" Discussion

Seriously, when you read a book or something, you don't assign voices and whatnot to your characters? Of course not. I just perceive the words; there is no corresponding perception of voice or sound. The voices only come in if I take my eyes off the page and begin an imaginary and non-canon convers...
by creaothceann
Mon Mar 09, 2009 10:07 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0553: "Pirate Bay"
Replies: 102
Views: 25166

Re: "Pirate Bay" Discussion

I'm usually a leecher... it's hard to get even when you have only 10 KB/s upload speed. Something's buggered with my ISP and/or setup. I can download all I want, but the torrent will almost never upload anything. I'll leave it for a week after downloading and still have a ratio of zero. :? Occasiona...
by creaothceann
Mon Sep 22, 2008 6:00 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0479: "Tones"
Replies: 239
Views: 40093

Re: "Tones" Discussion

Kazuke wrote:Actually, the only way I'd ever have a tone is if it beeped like the communicators from Star Trek. Or the *ITEM GET* sound from Zelda.

The best ring tone I've heard was the Star Trek TNG door "bell" sound. The Super Metroid / Cave Story "item get" sound would be good, too.
by creaothceann
Wed Aug 27, 2008 9:38 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0468: "Fetishes"
Replies: 163
Views: 47747

Re: "Fetishes" discussion

thebeaky wrote:omlouts

What's that? :P
by creaothceann
Wed Jul 16, 2008 11:46 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0450: "The Sea"
Replies: 128
Views: 24648

Re: "The Sea" Discussion

So #194 has been obsoleted? :P
by creaothceann
Wed Jul 02, 2008 7:03 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0444: "Macgyver Gets Lazy"
Replies: 91
Views: 23232

Re: "Macgyver Gets Lazy" Discussion

CrayolaTwo wrote:What is up with Richard Dean Anderson that makes people want him to have people he "loves" shot accidentally? First MacGuyver, then Jack O'Neill's son... I need to go watch some Stargate.

It wasn't Macgyver, it was Mr Emmerich and Mr Russell.

Also, paperclips ftw.
by creaothceann
Fri Feb 22, 2008 9:47 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Who the dickens are you?
Replies: 10922
Views: 2378180

Re: INTRO THREAD THE THIRD

I'm creaothceann, known in the (SNES) emulation scene (ZSNES board, romhacking.net, etc).

For the curious, inspiration for my name is from the Harry Potter universe.
by creaothceann
Sat Feb 16, 2008 11:25 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0383: "Helping"
Replies: 358
Views: 106012

Re: "Helping.png" Discussion

denali wrote:http://lynneforrest.com/html/the_faces_of_victim.html

Very interesting.
by creaothceann
Fri Aug 10, 2007 7:38 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0299: "Aeris Dies"
Replies: 187
Views: 54263

Doug-W wrote:I just stopped by to say

<img>http://thebigwave.net/~wildcat/seymour.gif</img>


Nothing beats the Swamps of Sadness.
by creaothceann
Sat Jul 21, 2007 7:04 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0292: "Goto"
Replies: 157
Views: 44589

Belial wrote:Carry on, then.

Please, no assembler jokes.
by creaothceann
Wed May 16, 2007 6:18 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0262: "IN UR REALITY"
Replies: 129
Views: 64624

MHZmaster wrote:I always strive to use semicolons in my sentences and I get excited when I can legitimately use one; they're just so cool in an "I can speak with better syntax than you can" way.

I'm not 100% sure, but I think in this case it's not applicable.
by creaothceann
Thu Feb 08, 2007 11:23 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0220: "Philosophy"
Replies: 39
Views: 11962

dragonfrog wrote:Oh, and what the heck is with the comic?


They just want to help her. "Your purpose in life is to be squirted at, bitch! Now go find someone who tapes it and sells it on teh internets."



j/k
by creaothceann
Fri Jan 26, 2007 10:00 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0167: "Nihilism"
Replies: 54
Views: 30022

Peshmerga wrote:On a side note, I believe that the greatest way to fulfill goals is through doing something you fear the most.

http://youtube.com/watch?v=VZvm5H4F-aA

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