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by opus
Mon Apr 23, 2007 4:17 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0252: "Escalators"
Replies: 101
Views: 28141

Woah, did the author have long hair around the age of 15? :)
by opus
Mon Mar 05, 2007 5:39 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0231: "Cat Proximity"
Replies: 180
Views: 47573

I start replacing nouns in various songs with the word "kitty" when I'm near my kitty <.<

Toto's "Love Isn't Always on Time" becomes "Kitties Aren't Always on Time", for instance.
by opus
Wed Feb 28, 2007 5:15 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0229: "Graffiti"
Replies: 223
Views: 65037

I've done the note-to-future-self thing before too. It's an interesting experience, and it often leaves me with a sort of existential crisis. I can't help but wonder if my past self no longer exists, and that my future self is a totally different person. :shock:
by opus
Wed Jan 10, 2007 3:32 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0207: "What xkcd Means"
Replies: 482
Views: 75162

Oh another crazy thing I do: when I'm bored, I'll imagine I'm talking to people and make up all the scenarios that are the most likely, so when I encounter them, it's simpler. (I've made up some cool sayings this way such as "I'm not out of it, I'm just into something else") I do this all...
by opus
Mon Jan 08, 2007 12:43 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0207: "What xkcd Means"
Replies: 482
Views: 75162

With regards to 4 again, I've actually gone so far as to create a game where I'm only allowed to step in between two cracks in the sidewalk one time. If a second footfall hits the space between two cracks, I lose a point. If I manage to cross multiple cracks in a single step, I gain a point per crac...
by opus
Mon Jan 08, 2007 5:18 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0207: "What xkcd Means"
Replies: 482
Views: 75162

I definitely do 1, 2, and 4 fairly often.
by opus
Wed Dec 27, 2006 3:40 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0202: "YouTube"
Replies: 81
Views: 39196

iamscottevil wrote:Oh god, my brain hurts so much reading those comments. Worms in my brain get them out!


Image

"Have you the brain worms?!"
by opus
Fri Dec 15, 2006 6:54 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0197: "Ninja Turtles"
Replies: 54
Views: 25666

I liked it too, but you really think that Raphael is better known as an artist than a ninja turtle? And that the opposite is true of Michelangelo? I probably would have switched those two. I was going to say the same thing. Same here :D Must be that whole "great minds..." thing or somethi...
by opus
Wed Dec 06, 2006 5:40 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0193: "The Perfect Sound"
Replies: 47
Views: 18614

Re: "The Perfect Sound" discussion

no-genius wrote:Image

If only you could understand.....


But I'm like that sometimes, just with better music :P


I think you're just missing the socially and politically critical subtext and symbolism. :D
by opus
Mon Oct 09, 2006 8:25 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0168: "Reverse Euphemisms"
Replies: 43
Views: 23860

Re: There is a word for that

meatbites wrote:And that word is dysphemism.

This little linguistics slut couldn't resist relating his first xkcd post to a semantical issue. :P


Thank you! For years I've been saying "the opposite of a euphemism", but I will utter that phrase no longer!
by opus
Tue Oct 03, 2006 7:49 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: INTRODUCTIONS THREAD
Replies: 3985
Views: 696413

19/m/Computer Science major

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