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by quenlinlom
Mon Feb 03, 2014 5:18 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1325: "Rejection"
Replies: 515
Views: 118224

Re: 1325: "Rejection"

Randall has left out one very important element: the girl who rejects a guy, says "let's just be friends," then proceeds to endlessly complain to the guy who was interested in her about how the bad boy is constantly mistreating her. THAT'S probably the thing the "Nice Guy" movem...
by quenlinlom
Mon Feb 03, 2014 10:43 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1325: "Rejection"
Replies: 515
Views: 118224

Re: 1325: "Rejection"

The funny thing is how Randall felt the need at all to address the pick-up artist movement. They are such an insignificant minority. Just ignore them and they'll vanish. That there's a need at all to write such a passive-aggressive comic against these buffoons shows quite some insecurities going aro...
by quenlinlom
Wed Jan 08, 2014 3:00 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1314: "Photos"
Replies: 194
Views: 37084

Re: 1314: "Photos"

What is embarassing is that, in reality, the White Hat Guy in panel 5 would simply reply, "Whoa, relax, dude, I was just stating my opinion. No need to be so defensive, man." And then Cueball will be the one utterly embarassed and stuttering in panel 6.
by quenlinlom
Wed Jan 08, 2014 10:14 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1314: "Photos"
Replies: 194
Views: 37084

Re: 1314: "Photos"

I'm not sure, this comic reminds me of the "I AM SILLY!" comic archetype that many online strips have fallen victim to. It's a lazy execution of setting up an easy/dumb opponent, and intentionally phrasing your own argument as eloquently as possible. It's polemic, and not thought-provoking.

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