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by L33tsaber
Sun Apr 01, 2012 8:09 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1037: "Umwelt"
Replies: 478
Views: 314180

Re: 1037(?): Umwelt

algorerhythms wrote:I think Randall must be reading this thread, because the Oklahoma earthquake comic just changed to a tornado. Awesome!


I get the same one in Nebraska, but with "the Midwest" replacing "Oklahoma".
by L33tsaber
Mon Aug 22, 2011 2:12 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0941: "Depth Perception"
Replies: 214
Views: 165987

Re: 0941: "Depth Perception"

Another member of the Lack Of Binocular Vision Club here. Read the comic; thought "That would be cool... if my eyes converged at a normal angle like everybody else's." Damn esotropia.
by L33tsaber
Wed Feb 16, 2011 8:55 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0861: "Wisdom Teeth"
Replies: 116
Views: 27932

Re: 0861: "Wisdom Teeth"

I got the amnesiasthesia when I had my wisdom teeth extracted. My dad says I was singing "I Am The Walrus" and talking about my petite veins and how "petite" is a feminine adjective because of the "e" at the end. Had everybody in stitches, mine being literal stitches. A...
by L33tsaber
Wed Jan 12, 2011 6:24 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0846: "Dental Nerve"
Replies: 135
Views: 36782

Re: 0846: "Dental Nerve"

I chortled. And then I remembered that I have to go to the dentist approximately eight hours from now in order to get my first-ever cavity filled. I think I'll cower under the bed now.
by L33tsaber
Wed Aug 18, 2010 6:15 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0781: "Ahead Stop"
Replies: 171
Views: 39082

Re: "Ahead Stop" discussion (#781)

Done his homework, Randall has not, hm? (But half this thread has already realized that, so my work was done here before it even started.)
by L33tsaber
Mon Jul 05, 2010 4:19 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0762: "Analogies"
Replies: 144
Views: 26457

Re: "Analogies" Discussion

I actually gave a hearty chuckle at this one. Which, in a hotel after midnight, was probably not the best thing I could have done.
by L33tsaber
Fri May 14, 2010 5:33 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0740: "The Tell-Tale Beat"
Replies: 115
Views: 33246

Re: "The Tell-Tale Beat" Discussion

I must be slipping - it actually took me a while to get the alt-text. Had a good chortle when I figured it out, though.
by L33tsaber
Thu Jan 07, 2010 9:20 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9235397

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (Random like the plague)

*sings* Yi-er-san yi-er-san one-two-three one-two-three ichi-ni-sa~n Yi-er-san yi-er-san one-two-three one-two-three ichi-ni-sa~n Yi-er-san yi-er-san one-two-three one-two-three ichi-ni-sa~n Eins, zwei, guten morgen Yi-er yi-er ichi-ichi-ichi-ichi Hi-fu-mi hi-fu-mi hi-fu-mi hi-fu-mi hi-hi-fu Hi-fu-...
by L33tsaber
Thu Jan 07, 2010 9:15 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9235397

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (Random like the plague)

Just packed away my lights and decorations. I keep forgetting how much I hate sleeping in a completely dark room, especially when the house makes creepy noises. May have to take up going to bed with the television on again.
by L33tsaber
Sun Nov 22, 2009 6:28 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: High and low point of your day
Replies: 3315
Views: 249844

Re: High and low point of your day

High: Found a copy of Repo! The Genetic Opera for ten bucks at a Hastings. Now I don't have to rely on the whims of my roommate. Also high: No more Tobramycin eyedrops. (Now, let's just hope there's no more pink eye...) Low: Realizing that since my roommate is still absent, I'm the one who will have...
by L33tsaber
Thu Nov 05, 2009 9:43 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9235397

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (Random like the plague)

Wait, a 5 GB weekly allowance, or a weekly quota? Because I like my interpretation better "Cindy, we notice you only pulled 4.5 gb last week..." "I know, I'm sorry, I had a test and..." "Look, we both know that's no excuse. Every student should be seeding at least three dif...
by L33tsaber
Thu Nov 05, 2009 8:56 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9235397

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (Random like the plague)

Just when you think campus Internet policy can't get any worse, it does. We now have a 5 GB weekly bandwidth quota. And this is on top of the policy key that forces students to set their machines to download and install every Windows update automatically. Things are going to get very interesting ver...
by L33tsaber
Tue Nov 03, 2009 1:06 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Lucky Ten Thousand (TIL)
Replies: 13421
Views: 1749878

Re: Today I Learned

Today I learned those '5-Hour Energy' things are horrible. Sure, a half-bottle kept me awake during my expository writing night class, but I don't think the extra boost was worth having to drink something that tasted like a cross between sugar-free Kool-Aid, fruit-flavored fluoride rinse, and cough...
by L33tsaber
Tue Nov 03, 2009 4:39 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How'd you come up with your username(s)?
Replies: 1405
Views: 243054

Re: Where did you get your Username?

Mine's just a portmanteau of L33t and Lightsaber. I'd gotten into Megatokyo around the same time that I was rediscovering Star Wars several years back. The name hit me and stuck.
by L33tsaber
Tue Nov 03, 2009 4:25 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: High and low point of your day
Replies: 3315
Views: 249844

Re: High and low point of your day

Low: Phone still not working. Lower: Shins hurt from all the walking I did on Saturday. I suspect I'm going to make the problem worse tomorrow since I have to walk all the way across campus (fifteen minutes) to get to my econ class. (The weather's going to be nasty, and I can't cycle in a down parka...
by L33tsaber
Tue Nov 03, 2009 4:11 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Lucky Ten Thousand (TIL)
Replies: 13421
Views: 1749878

Re: Today I Learned

Today I learned those '5-Hour Energy' things are horrible. Sure, a half-bottle kept me awake during my expository writing night class, but I don't think the extra boost was worth having to drink something that tasted like a cross between sugar-free Kool-Aid, fruit-flavored fluoride rinse, and cough ...
by L33tsaber
Sun Nov 01, 2009 7:19 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9235397

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (Random like the plague)

Sigh. You know you're desperate to see if your phone service is working when you attempt to rickroll yourself via that prank site. (It didn't go through.)
by L33tsaber
Sun Nov 01, 2009 3:12 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: High and low point of your day
Replies: 3315
Views: 249844

Re: High and low point of your day

Low: I was supposed to hang out and watch movies with my friend today, and she was supposed to call. As soon as I started to worry that she'd forgotten, I tried to send a text-message, which failed several times. So then I tried calling, which failed. So I tried sending a message to myself, which al...
by L33tsaber
Sun Nov 01, 2009 3:00 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Lucky Ten Thousand (TIL)
Replies: 13421
Views: 1749878

Re: Today I Learned

Today I learned haunted houses (when done properly) can still make me scream like a schoolgirl.
by L33tsaber
Wed Oct 28, 2009 11:19 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9235397

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (Random like the plague)

Yet another mouse malfunction. Granted, this one was a promotional freebie from my older brother's internship, so I wasn't expecting it to last very long. But I still have to go find myself another mouse...
by L33tsaber
Fri Oct 23, 2009 4:57 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Plans for the weekend!
Replies: 414
Views: 59514

Re: Plans for the weekend!

This weekend, I may end up taking advantage of some lovely free software provided by the MSDN Academic Alliance. That is to say, I'm probably gonna spend the weekend muddling through a Windows 7 installation.
by L33tsaber
Thu Oct 22, 2009 5:19 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: High and low point of your day
Replies: 3315
Views: 249844

Re: High and low point of your day

High: Chocolate chip cookies.

Low: Someone pulled the fire alarm during a rainstorm.

Somewhat high: Practiced guitar.

Somewhat low: Fingertips sting from said practice since I haven't been doing much of it lately.
by L33tsaber
Thu Oct 22, 2009 5:06 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Lucky Ten Thousand (TIL)
Replies: 13421
Views: 1749878

Re: Today I Learned

Today I learned how to play Cadd9 and Asus2 chords.
by L33tsaber
Thu Oct 22, 2009 4:58 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: What do you want out of life?
Replies: 140
Views: 13315

Re: What do you want out of life?

I want to find something I'm good at. Something that doesn't feel like it requires constant calculation and planning and structure to "make" it good (the way art, music, and writing are all unfortunately turning out). ...if there ever was such a thing. I guess I just want to be able to fig...
by L33tsaber
Thu Oct 22, 2009 1:00 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9235397

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (Random like the plague)

I hate trying to learn barre chords. Curse my bony, sensitive, inflexible fingers.
by L33tsaber
Fri Oct 16, 2009 5:19 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9235397

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (Random like the plague)

...I just witnessed an enormous pack of college students jogging past my residence hall. After midnight. In nothing but their undergarments. In 39-degree (Fahrenheit) weather. With several police car escorts.

It was disturbing.
by L33tsaber
Thu Oct 15, 2009 3:31 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Lucky Ten Thousand (TIL)
Replies: 13421
Views: 1749878

Re: Today I Learned

Today, I learned that I talk in my sleep somewhere on the order of twice a week.
by L33tsaber
Wed Oct 14, 2009 4:08 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: High and low point of your day
Replies: 3315
Views: 249844

Re: High and low point of your day

Wolf wrote:
L33tsaber wrote:High: Got a new tablet.

Oooh! What kind of tablet is it?

It's one of Wacom's second-generation Bamboo Craft tablets. Previously, I worked with a Graphire2, but it was starting to fall apart.
by L33tsaber
Wed Oct 14, 2009 4:15 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: High and low point of your day
Replies: 3315
Views: 249844

Re: High and low point of your day

High: Got a new tablet.

Low: Dorm blinds fell down, and we can't figure out how to put them back up.

Also low: Java homework was a bit of a bear.

Sorta high: I eventually figured it out.
by L33tsaber
Sun Oct 11, 2009 6:46 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9235397

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (Random like the plague)

But do you need that space? Take the stuff off your desk, but besides that, it'd be silly to fight over space you wouldn't end up using. Well, I do kinda need, at the very least, a clear path from the door to my bed. When I say her stuff takes up three quarters of the available space, I mean the fl...
by L33tsaber
Sun Oct 11, 2009 6:01 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9235397

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (Random like the plague)

I just realized something: I rarely leave the room, class and mealtimes being the obvious exception. Aside from the shared closet and dresser, my stuff and I take up only the space my bed and computer desk occupy. My roommate is almost never in, and often stays overnight at her friends' dorms and/or...
by L33tsaber
Sun Oct 11, 2009 5:47 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: High and low point of your day
Replies: 3315
Views: 249844

Re: High and low point of your day

High: Cleaned my half of the room.

Low: Realized my "half" of the room is actually more like a quarter.

Also low: My coffee today smelled like a dry-erase marker.
by L33tsaber
Sat Oct 10, 2009 3:09 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9235397

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (Random like the plague)

It's barely been a week into October... and it's snowing. Not just a light ground-dusting, either -- it's really snowing in earnest. Now I'm going to start craving various winter holiday foods that won't (or at least shouldn't) be sold until after Halloween. 'Course, the last time I craved pumpkin p...
by L33tsaber
Sat Oct 10, 2009 4:54 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: High and low point of your day
Replies: 3315
Views: 249844

Re: High and low point of your day

Low: The usual mind-numbing, soul-crushing boredom.

High: Dollhouse

Also high: Ordered a new tablet to replace my old Graphire2.

Also low: Said tablet won't arrive 'til the end of the month.
by L33tsaber
Fri Oct 09, 2009 6:14 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: High and low point of your day
Replies: 3315
Views: 249844

Re: High and low point of your day

Low: I had a massive headache all day. (Well, at least now I know what happens when I forget my coffee for a couple days...) Also low: Tried on toe-socks. They're a mite uncomfortable. My roommate has declared that I must wear them all day tomorrow. High: Beef stew and biscuits. Also high: Listening...
by L33tsaber
Thu Oct 08, 2009 12:26 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: High and low point of your day
Replies: 3315
Views: 249844

Re: High and low point of your day

High: Nap

Low: Being, for the first time in the history of ever, unable to figure out how to write part of the code in today's CSIS130 lab activity without the professor's assistance. (Turns out he wanted us to put an if-else inside another if-else inside a switch... which wasn't in our notes.)
by L33tsaber
Wed Oct 07, 2009 4:57 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: High and low point of your day
Replies: 3315
Views: 249844

Re: High and low point of your day

Low: Trying to ride my bicycle in 40-degrees-Fahrenheit weather, with lots of wind, and no gloves. Also low: Nearly falling asleep in physics. Again. High: Beef brisket sandwich and sweet-potato chips at Skeeter Barnes for dinner. Very, very high: Kenny G concert at the event center. That was the mo...
by L33tsaber
Tue Oct 06, 2009 4:38 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9235397

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (Random like the plague)

...quoi? Wait, what? Why would you need a skirt/pantsuit for English? Is it like, a school uniform? Well, it's technically an expository writing course, and we have to treat the presentation of our final papers like a scholarly conference. Professional dress is one of the requirements for said pres...
by L33tsaber
Tue Oct 06, 2009 3:35 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9235397

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (Random like the plague)

I knew I wasn't going to get away with not having a skirt/pant suit for very long, but I was kind of hoping I wouldn't need one the first semester of my sophomore year. Curse you, English 102.
by L33tsaber
Mon Oct 05, 2009 3:59 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9235397

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (Random like the plague)

Walking past the pizza place yesterday, I spotted a poster for a concert tomorrow at the event center that I want to attend. The poster advertised a student discount on tickets, but I can't get said discounted tickets online; I have to call the box office. Some days, I hate my phobia of making phone...

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