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by a_fuzzyduck
Sat Dec 07, 2013 9:57 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Cast the hypothetical xkcd movie
Replies: 23
Views: 11220

Re: Cast the hypothetical xkcd movie

afuzzyduck - afuzzyduck

because if any fucker's getting paid to play me, it's me. you don't want me relying on handouts now, do you?
by a_fuzzyduck
Sat Dec 07, 2013 8:58 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Post your boat race.
Replies: 20910
Views: 2936577

Re: Postify your facerity

feeling pouty rn so here's a silly pic
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by a_fuzzyduck
Thu Oct 31, 2013 7:06 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Post your boat race.
Replies: 20910
Views: 2936577

Re: Postify your facerity

so I was feeling a bit down yesterday and staged this:

(spoilered for hueg)

Spoiler:
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by a_fuzzyduck
Mon Oct 14, 2013 2:26 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Are there any genuine bomb shelters around where you live?
Replies: 42
Views: 25976

Re: Are there any genuine bomb shelters around where you liv

there's still quite a few Anderson shelters(that survived) across the West of Scotland - mostly they were repurposed as garden sheds
by a_fuzzyduck
Fri Jan 18, 2013 11:10 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90163
Views: 8914693

Re: Screechings of the Great Unwashed (Meander to the Morgue

If your employer sent you home early from work today, it's because your employer is too shit to hire me. FACT.
by a_fuzzyduck
Fri Jan 18, 2013 11:04 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Amazon Selling Ripoff of the Stand Back t-shirt
Replies: 7
Views: 1989

Re: Amazon Selling Ripoff of the Stand Back t-shirt

the most important thing is that we've advertising the evil pirate version twice and haven't linked to the proper, valid one at all in this thread. It's not that hard , really. I mean, all I was thinking was that, if we spread http://store.xkcd.com/products/try-science all over that amazon article p...
by a_fuzzyduck
Wed Dec 12, 2012 3:59 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1146: "Honest"
Replies: 98
Views: 25203

Re: 1146: "Honest"

If you're too honest, people will think you have Asperger's. Or even that you're autistic. and it will show up those people's own bigotry. basically. I have autism, and I'm gonna go ahead and sell t-shirts of this strip, I think. Wait, what is bigoted on correctly identifying that you have Asperger...
by a_fuzzyduck
Wed Dec 12, 2012 1:25 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1146: "Honest"
Replies: 98
Views: 25203

Re: 1146: "Honest"

If you're too honest, people will think you have Asperger's. Or even that you're autistic. and it will show up those people's own bigotry. basically. I have autism, and I'm gonna go ahead and sell t-shirts of this strip, I think. Wait, what is bigoted on correctly identifying that you have Asperger...
by a_fuzzyduck
Wed Dec 12, 2012 1:07 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90163
Views: 8914693

Re: Screechings of the Great Unwashed (Meander to the Morgue

Trying to find the common ground between Canada, Argentina, Nevada, and Oklahoma...Beef Cattle? I'm voting for ease of navigation. Phew, almost had to pull out my tin foil hat. Multiple 'a's? All ending in an 'a'. All in the Americas? Is it easy to navigate Argentina? They all border territories th...
by a_fuzzyduck
Wed Dec 12, 2012 1:06 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Questions For The World
Replies: 2216
Views: 445543

Re: Questions For The World

If it's two of us, on an orange wednesday, with our student discount: about £6. Ah thats the worst thing about not being a student any more all the discounts I have lost. Yes, THIS. I have *LESS* money than most students, but I also get *LESS* access to discounts and things that would be very helpf...
by a_fuzzyduck
Wed Dec 12, 2012 1:03 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1146: "Honest"
Replies: 98
Views: 25203

Re: 1146: "Honest"

squonk wrote:If you're too honest, people will think you have Asperger's. Or even that you're autistic.


and it will show up those people's own bigotry. basically. I have autism, and I'm gonna go ahead and sell t-shirts of this strip, I think.
by a_fuzzyduck
Fri Nov 23, 2012 3:41 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90163
Views: 8914693

Re: Screechings of the Great Unwashed (Meander to the Morgue

Scotland wins for new year celebrations :p
by a_fuzzyduck
Thu Nov 08, 2012 2:38 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Is a contract pledging to vote a certain way legal?
Replies: 29
Views: 5419

Re: Is a contract pledging to vote a certain way legal?

Reforming the electoral system would be the most obvious, and best way. Also, not everyone on here lives under a system where there are fewer than three "large" parties contesting elections :p
by a_fuzzyduck
Mon Nov 05, 2012 1:33 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!
Replies: 8247
Views: 1425445

Re: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!

Not just trans people, but anyone with severe issues or dysphoria about their body :)

in other news: The Pink List - a an annual list of the most influential LGBTQ people in the UK, has been published (warning, contains Tatchell.) And number one isn't monosexual. Which is rather lovely :)
by a_fuzzyduck
Sat Nov 03, 2012 5:45 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Post your boat race.
Replies: 20910
Views: 2936577

Re: Postify your facerity

Aaeriele wrote:
suffer-cait wrote:mine is weather appropriate (I'm not velma, though that costume was amazing)
Image


eeee cheshire cat ^_^


*Unitary Authority of Warrington Cat, as the name is these days :p
by a_fuzzyduck
Sat Nov 03, 2012 12:25 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!
Replies: 8247
Views: 1425445

Re: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!

*plenty ae hugs*
by a_fuzzyduck
Sat Nov 03, 2012 12:25 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Lucky Ten Thousand (TIL)
Replies: 13421
Views: 1688429

Re: Today I Learned

indeed, my point was that large aspects of Christian practice and belief seem to have been appropriated from others
by a_fuzzyduck
Fri Nov 02, 2012 6:21 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Lucky Ten Thousand (TIL)
Replies: 13421
Views: 1688429

Re: Today I Learned

pseudoidiot wrote:TIL: Jesusween is a thing.
http://jesusween.com/


oh look, Christians trying to appropriate yet another thing from everyone else :roll:
by a_fuzzyduck
Mon Oct 29, 2012 7:10 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90163
Views: 8914693

Re: Screechings of the Great Unwashed (Meander to the Morgue

that sounds a bit of a useless strategy for industrial action :/
by a_fuzzyduck
Tue Oct 16, 2012 1:04 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Post your boat race.
Replies: 20910
Views: 2936577

Re: Postify your facerity

bentheimmigrant wrote:My GP is from Lancashire.


Lots of planets have a Lancashire
by a_fuzzyduck
Sat Oct 13, 2012 8:40 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Kickstarter Thread. Everything Goes Here.
Replies: 426
Views: 185016

Re: Kickstarter Thread. Everything Goes Here.

wish kickstarter allowed you to pledge time, effort and code instead of just stupid money :(
by a_fuzzyduck
Fri Sep 28, 2012 10:35 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90163
Views: 8914693

Re: Screechings of the Great Unwashed (Meander to the Morgue

Steax wrote:Memo to self:

Image

So gonna use this.


more power?

Spoiler:
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by a_fuzzyduck
Thu Sep 27, 2012 3:27 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90163
Views: 8914693

Re: Screechings of the Great Unwashed (Meander to the Morgue

roband wrote:
Van wrote:If you can store things with bananas to make them ripen more fasterly, maybe bananas should be individually wrapped to prevent inter-ripening.

I just want green bananas :(


I thought I was the only one :o


I love them too. GREEN ARMY!
by a_fuzzyduck
Thu Sep 27, 2012 3:23 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!
Replies: 8247
Views: 1425445

Re: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!

http://www.nohomophobes.com/ (TW: heterosexism from the bottom up, slurs all over the place) yeah, so I'm confused by this, since they mention LGBTQ in their about page, but its "homophobia" elsewhere. I think I've done the right thing by pointing out the better term "heterosexism&quo...
by a_fuzzyduck
Tue Sep 25, 2012 11:00 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90163
Views: 8914693

Re: Screechings of the Great Unwashed (Meander to the Morgue

You, sir, name? wrote:I wonder if there will be some sort of apocalypse when this thread hits 2000, with planes falling out of the sky, and computers no longer working?


governments are already stockpiling "Martial Law" signs in anticipation!
by a_fuzzyduck
Tue Sep 25, 2012 12:19 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!
Replies: 8247
Views: 1425445

Re: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!

*huuuuugs*
by a_fuzzyduck
Tue Sep 25, 2012 12:14 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Logical fallacies/douchebaggery in commercials.
Replies: 4973
Views: 738481

Re: Logical fallacies/douchebaggery in commercials.

4G had a strict definition. There's just no penalty for making shit up, not when you can say "It meets Verizon's standards internally for 4G and is theoretically possible to meet 4G standards, maybe. With a tailwind." If you've let verizon know its not 4G, you're allowed to call it lying,...
by a_fuzzyduck
Fri Aug 24, 2012 12:24 pm UTC
Forum: Coding
Topic: give me a small project!
Replies: 16
Views: 5459

Re: give me a small project!

Update-me-do: am slowly getting into designing these, and sorting out my BIG REFORMAT OF FUN before I actually start writing code. Which should be in a week or two :)
by a_fuzzyduck
Wed Aug 22, 2012 8:07 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Blistering blue barnacles
Replies: 28601
Views: 3423559

Re: Pant Thread (because we need more panting)

Why is there no decent TV on anymore? On one channel, Big Brother, which this year apparently includes a talking fish. On another, a reality show that consists entirely of men planning weddings and not letting their fiancees have even the slightest clue what their plans are, because lol men suck at...
by a_fuzzyduck
Sun Aug 19, 2012 1:35 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Based off of XKCD #548
Replies: 21
Views: 6161

Re: Based off of XKCD #548

Spoiler:
the allies win. sort of.
by a_fuzzyduck
Sun Aug 19, 2012 12:13 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Final Olympic medal table
Replies: 6
Views: 1661

Re: Final Olympic medal table

wot no Yorkshire? :(
by a_fuzzyduck
Sat Aug 18, 2012 12:21 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!
Replies: 8247
Views: 1425445

Re: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!

In unrelated news, I've become really annoyed with a certain troll on a /r/gaymers reddit thread. The user left a couple of very offensive comments on a thread. I don't know why it bothered me so much, but it did. I'm usually an optimist when it comes to society overcoming prejudice, but it's times...
by a_fuzzyduck
Fri Aug 17, 2012 6:21 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Lucky Ten Thousand (TIL)
Replies: 13421
Views: 1688429

Re: Today I Learned

Just a suggestion Gets me every time. Scotland has no state religion . This is pretty cool, since I'd always thought it was the slightly less offensive CoS Sometimes I love it here. This and the proposed Gay Marriage bill has given me hope this place is starting to sort itself out after all these y...
by a_fuzzyduck
Wed Aug 15, 2012 12:19 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90163
Views: 8914693

Re: Screechings of the Great Unwashed (Meander to the Morgue

ROYAL BANK, y u redirect me to the redirect page which redirects me to the original redirect page when I just want to login to check my meagre balance?
by a_fuzzyduck
Wed Aug 15, 2012 12:19 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!
Replies: 8247
Views: 1425445

Re: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!

The only suggestion I'd make is that you avoid using "gay" as an umbrella term as much as you can. Not sure how well "queer" (or translations/equivalents) work in Serbian/Serbo-Croat. Other than that it seems good. Maybe mention self defence classes/groups in the brochure too - b...
by a_fuzzyduck
Wed Aug 15, 2012 12:14 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Blistering blue barnacles
Replies: 28601
Views: 3423559

Re: Pant Thread (because we need more panting)

Spoiler:
Dear Neighbour,

One Two Three Four, I declare a loudness war


is how I'd deal with that situation :p
by a_fuzzyduck
Tue Aug 14, 2012 7:17 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Am I a jerk if I donate one, unmatched glove to Goodwill?
Replies: 24
Views: 5118

Re: Am I a jerk if I donate one, unmatched glove to Goodwill

tastelikecoke wrote:Who said you can't use a pairless glove? Can't you reuse the fabric, or use it for one hand job


ftfy
by a_fuzzyduck
Tue Aug 14, 2012 7:07 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: The "How Have I Never Noticed That Before?" thread
Replies: 1141
Views: 193867

Re: The "How Have I Never Noticed That Before?" thread

Dr Hans Asperger was Austrian. He ofc did loads of work with autism and autistic people. The three letter abbreviation commonly used for Austria? AUT. ism.
by a_fuzzyduck
Mon Aug 13, 2012 5:28 pm UTC
Forum: Coding
Topic: give me a small project!
Replies: 16
Views: 5459

Re: give me a small project!

To write programs that give you a fuzzy "xkcd feeling" when used, because they produce amusing, interesting or touching output (or a combination).


can totes do this ^_^
by a_fuzzyduck
Mon Aug 13, 2012 3:13 pm UTC
Forum: Coding
Topic: give me a small project!
Replies: 16
Views: 5459

Re: give me a small project!

It sounds to me like you would enjoy Project Euler . Basically project Euler is where there is a load of different programming/mathematical problems, and you choose one to do. Each problem is defined so that when the code is written properly, it should finish in less than a minute (I think generall...

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