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by thyristor
Mon Aug 11, 2014 6:47 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1406: "Universal Converter Box"
Replies: 162
Views: 41539

Re: 1406: "Universal Converter Box"

Nooooo! Why is the fiber the only cable without a termination?
It could be a SC/APC or even.. an E2000! Goddammit, it was my time to shine here.
by thyristor
Wed Feb 27, 2013 8:28 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1179: "ISO 8601"
Replies: 379
Views: 100482

Re: 1179: "ISO 8601"

This is why I always configure my Linux language settings to en-dk.
This way I can still have my system in English while using ISO 8601.
by thyristor
Sun Jan 13, 2013 11:25 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1159: "Countdown"
Replies: 77
Views: 21305

Re: #1159: Countdown

I guess we should have been worried.
BBC - 12 January 2013 - Spectacular scenes as Russia volcano erupts
by thyristor
Tue Jan 31, 2012 12:22 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1010: "Etymology-Man"
Replies: 84
Views: 30967

Re: 1010: "Etymology-Man"

Hooray for Lisbon!
by thyristor
Fri Feb 25, 2011 5:47 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0865: "Nanobots"
Replies: 90
Views: 30153

Re: 0865: "Nanobots"

BioTube wrote:Regarding xkcd.com having an IPv6 address:
The text under the logo wrote:xkcd.com now has IPv6 connectivity. If you can't reach it, you or your
ISP have misconfigured equipment. Sadly, I now have no way to tell you.


Why don't I ever read the big letters on top of pages, why?
by thyristor
Fri Feb 25, 2011 9:13 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0865: "Nanobots"
Replies: 90
Views: 30153

Re: 0865: "Nanobots"

I use Firefox with the "ShowIP" extension and only today I noticed the xkcd.com front page has an IPV6 address. Has it been like that before or does it explain the point of the comic?
by thyristor
Wed Feb 09, 2011 11:45 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0858: "Milk"
Replies: 182
Views: 39705

Re: 0858: "Milk"

Great, now I'll be thinking of this during the whole subway ride.
Thanks.
by thyristor
Wed Dec 08, 2010 1:56 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0831: "Weather Radar"
Replies: 112
Views: 32142

Re: 0831: "Weather Radar"

I really see less thunderstorms now than when I was a kid. Now it's only one or two each year, at most. I even remember some years ago during a college class, we heard a thunder and the teacher says "We're not used to that anymore". I miss those storms... used to spend whole afternoons loo...
by thyristor
Sat Nov 27, 2010 12:35 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0826: "Guest Week: Zach Weiner (SMBC)"
Replies: 91
Views: 28084

Re: 0826: "Guest Week: Zach Weiner (SMBC)"

I just had to say... this is my favorite guest comic. The sarcasm, the science, the interactivity :D

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