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by Nicad
Thu Mar 28, 2013 5:37 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106316
Views: 39069527

Re: 1190: "Time"

Is that new triangular thing barely sticking in from the left an arm or a sloped roof? It's hard to tell at this point.
by Nicad
Thu Mar 28, 2013 4:49 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106316
Views: 39069527

Re: 1190: "Time"

llameadrpc wrote:All Hail Randall, Lord of Time.


So, basically, what you are saying is that Randall is a time lord? It all makes so much sense now!
by Nicad
Thu Mar 28, 2013 3:11 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106316
Views: 39069527

Re: 1190: "Time"

Looks like we just caught up to the leaked image from earlier.

EDIT: Sorry, Ninja'd. By quite a lot, actually. Missed that my first time through the page. Oops.
by Nicad
Wed Mar 27, 2013 10:41 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Awesome Teacher Quotes
Replies: 1764
Views: 358498

Re: Awesome Teacher Quotes

During my "Intro to Engineering" class last semester:
"Soldering irons are not compatible with eyes. Do not stick a soldering iron in your eye."
I really wonder what must have happened in a previous year to provoke that.
by Nicad
Wed Mar 27, 2013 4:08 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1191: "The Past"
Replies: 85
Views: 15526

Re: 1191: "The Past"

joshumax wrote:I have a feeling there's going to be a post about the future some time soon.


Yeah, there's a definite 'time' theme here, even if it is only 2 comics.
by Nicad
Tue Mar 26, 2013 3:53 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106316
Views: 39069527

Re: 1190: "Time"

Hey, I just realized, some people get the first frame for a fraction of a second before it reverts to the current one. Could someone this has happened to check their browser cache? It records URLs along with the picture itself. I have been trying, but I cannot replicate the situation that causes the...
by Nicad
Tue Mar 26, 2013 12:44 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106316
Views: 39069527

Re: 1190: "Time"

I woke up from my sleep with the following realisation, and had to post it immediately; though I had started watching this strip with gloomy/morbid thoughts there is only one possible indication that this post is giving. Randall is about to become a father. I think this is his way of sharing the ne...
by Nicad
Tue Mar 26, 2013 12:18 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106316
Views: 39069527

Re: 1190: "Time"

411 posts in less than a day, and over 650 people reading the thread. Is this breaking any XKCD records? Well, I don't know about overall, but as far as the mind-bendingly huge ones go, yes. "Umwelt" only got to page 7 on the first day, and even "Click-and-Drag" only got to page...
by Nicad
Mon Mar 25, 2013 3:10 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106316
Views: 39069527

Re: 1190: "Time"

You know, this kind of reminds me of the paintings in Harry Potter. It's like we're just watching these people mill about of their on accord on a hillside by a lake.
by Nicad
Mon Oct 03, 2011 4:04 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0959: "Caroling"
Replies: 69
Views: 26357

Re: 0959: "Caroling"

"...and saying who those people were is against my religion."
by Nicad
Tue Aug 30, 2011 1:52 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)
Replies: 982
Views: 115073

Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

DXKC
by Nicad
Tue Aug 30, 2011 1:49 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Bad translator
Replies: 80
Views: 11994

Re: Bad translator

Don't laugh at live dragons.

30 translations later:

Smiling Dragon still living.
by Nicad
Tue Aug 30, 2011 1:43 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Count up in Hex
Replies: 1469
Views: 172521

Re: Count up in Hex

2cb
by Nicad
Wed Jun 22, 2011 4:54 pm UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: Office duplicated
Replies: 2
Views: 714

Office duplicated

We have a network of Windows XP machines on which Microsoft Office seems to have been copied into every user directory on the system. We have been going through and deleting it manually from every user account, but because the files do not seem to be confined to one place, there has been no easy way...
by Nicad
Wed May 25, 2011 4:25 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0903: "Extended Mind"
Replies: 666
Views: 167493

Re: #903: Extended MInd

I find it interesting that the alt text seems to be more of a focus of discussion than the actual comic. :)
by Nicad
Wed May 25, 2011 4:14 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0903: "Extended Mind"
Replies: 666
Views: 167493

Re: #903: Extended MInd

I can say that it does work with Hitchhikers' Guide to the Galaxy.

EDIT: and it does, in fact, go through Mathmatics.
by Nicad
Thu Oct 07, 2010 2:02 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?
Replies: 7486
Views: 624241

Re: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?

I think I have some onions in the fridge.

A spider plant?
by Nicad
Thu Oct 07, 2010 1:18 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: What is in Your Clipboard?
Replies: 3588
Views: 535591

Re: What is in Your Clipboard?

My clipboard wrote:X5O!P%@AP[4\PZX54(P^)7CC)7}$EICAR-STANDARD-ANTIVIRUS-TEST-FILE!$H+H*
by Nicad
Mon Oct 04, 2010 10:59 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Do you have one too.
Replies: 127
Views: 16117

Re: Do you have one too.

I have a TI-89.

I also have a Mini-ITX motherboard.
by Nicad
Mon Oct 04, 2010 2:16 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Facepalm TV / Doing It Wrong
Replies: 553
Views: 56295

Re: Facepalm TV / Doing It Wrong

I think I only only have to say two words: The Core.
by Nicad
Mon Oct 04, 2010 2:03 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Maximize the post:views ratio! (if you look, you must post)
Replies: 36641
Views: 1957685

Re: Maximize the post:views ratio! (if you look, you must p

Actually, I have posted every time I have viewed this thread...
by Nicad
Mon Oct 04, 2010 2:01 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Maximize the post:views ratio! (if you look, you must post)
Replies: 36641
Views: 1957685

Re: Maximize the post:views ratio! (if you look, you must p

Ratio approx. 7:30
by Nicad
Mon Oct 04, 2010 1:58 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Maximize the post:views ratio! (if you look, you must post)
Replies: 36641
Views: 1957685

Re: Maximize the post:views ratio! (if you look, you must p

This thread does not seem to be working...
by Nicad
Mon Oct 04, 2010 1:12 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Count to a Million
Replies: 85258
Views: 5954072

Re: Count to a Million

31055
by Nicad
Mon Oct 04, 2010 1:06 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?
Replies: 7486
Views: 624241

Re: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?

My computer is running PrimeGrid in the background, does that count? If so, then yes.

A trackball mouse?
by Nicad
Mon Oct 04, 2010 12:58 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Meta Forum Game
Replies: 349
Views: 41246

Re: Meta Forum Game

Reads only up to 3rd page then blindly hits post.
Partially duplicates previous post.
by Nicad
Mon Oct 04, 2010 12:53 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Rate the avatar above you
Replies: 3914
Views: 331554

Re: Rate the avatar above you

9/10
Catbeard!
by Nicad
Mon Oct 04, 2010 12:48 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Rate the signature above you
Replies: 908
Views: 110668

Re: Rate the signature above you

7/10
It could be a threat.
by Nicad
Sun Oct 03, 2010 2:36 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Count up in Base 110
Replies: 885
Views: 108959

Re: Count up in Base 110

6 (this part is easy)
by Nicad
Sun Oct 03, 2010 1:33 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Maximize the post:views ratio! (if you look, you must post)
Replies: 36641
Views: 1957685

Re: Maximize the post:views ratio! (if you look, you must p

This is not a post
by Nicad
Sun Oct 03, 2010 1:22 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Incredible Changing Sentence
Replies: 5621
Views: 597858

Re: The Incredible Changing Sentence

I lack chocolate velociraptors.
by Nicad
Sun Oct 03, 2010 1:15 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Count to a Million
Replies: 85258
Views: 5954072

Re: Count to a Million

31048
by Nicad
Fri Oct 01, 2010 1:55 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Awesome Student Quotes
Replies: 866
Views: 178037

Re: Awesome Student Quotes

In my high school American History class:
Teacher: "Ok, I assume I don't have to tell you who the first president was."
Me: "Ralph Nader!"
by Nicad
Mon Aug 23, 2010 9:43 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0783: "I Don't Want Directions"
Replies: 193
Views: 33820

Re: "I Don't Want Directions" discussion (#783)

Kranerian wrote:Anybody care to find out where, if anywhere, those roads are?


New England
by Nicad
Mon Aug 16, 2010 10:21 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0780: "Sample"
Replies: 135
Views: 21839

Re: Sample (#780) discussion

I forget what it was called, but there was one song that would always come on the radio station that my mom put on in the car with a part that sounded EXACTLY LIKE A SIREN!
by Nicad
Sat May 29, 2010 5:10 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Awesome Teacher Quotes
Replies: 1764
Views: 358498

Re: Awesome Teacher Quotes

Some of the translations assigned by my Spanish teacher are rather funny: "I sprained my eyebrow." "Xavi hasn't paid the rent yet. I will go to his house tonight and punch him." "Do not give Maria any more beers. She already can't walk straight." This reminded me of th...
by Nicad
Wed May 26, 2010 4:28 am UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Can somebody explain this phrase?
Replies: 31
Views: 5152

Re: Can somebody explain this phrase?

Why did you bring out the book that I do not like to hear read?
by Nicad
Wed May 26, 2010 4:21 am UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: 90's or 90s?
Replies: 113
Views: 37754

Re: 90's or 90s?

Improper use of apostrophe's really annoys me.
by Nicad
Thu May 20, 2010 3:37 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Awesome Teacher Quotes
Replies: 1764
Views: 358498

Re: Awesome Teacher Quotes

In my school, most rooms are actually just half of a room with a divider down the middle. They let a lot of sound through. While taking a test, we suddenly heard the teacher in the next room banging on the desk and yelling as if he was infuriated (he wasn't, he just really gets into the subject matt...
by Nicad
Thu May 20, 2010 3:10 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: My school fails at computer security...
Replies: 314
Views: 112658

Re: My school fails at computer security...

Every computer in my school has the same administrator password. The one written on the board in the computer lab. In big letters. Next to the words "Administrator password"

Needless to say, the computer department is staffed by idiots.

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