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by Muzhik
Sun Mar 31, 2019 4:44 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2130: "Industry Nicknames"
Replies: 28
Views: 4857

Re: 2130: "Industry Nicknames"

On a serious note (C sharp?): During the Spanish American War, given William Randolph Hearts's support for the war and his friendships with several "titans of industry" and the fact that Cuba was a major supplier of sugar to the US, the soldiers often wondered if they were there really to ...
by Muzhik
Mon Jan 28, 2019 12:11 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: "Absolute" vs "Relative" humidity
Replies: 3
Views: 2020

"Absolute" vs "Relative" humidity

Greetings! On another forum I'm trying to explain to another user the difference between "absolute" humidity (the amount of moisture by weight in a cubic meter of air at sea level pressure) and "relative" humidity (the percentage of moisture in a cubic meter of air based on curre...
by Muzhik
Sun Jan 14, 2018 6:02 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1941: "Dying Gift"
Replies: 25
Views: 6959

Re: 1941: "Dying Gift"

I sent a link of this comic to my kids, telling them it was my goal to be rich enough to do this to them. Then, after a little more of my morning whiskey-flavored-coffee (just enough to flavor the drink, I assure your. Enough coffee to flavor the whiskey, I mean) I emailed them this post-script: (Al...
by Muzhik
Thu Jan 04, 2018 12:18 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1937: "IATA Airport Abbreviations"
Replies: 63
Views: 15769

Re: 1937: "IATA Airport Abbreviations"

You missed one of the classic factual airport abbreviations:

SUX = Sioux City (Iowa) :D

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