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by Icalasari
Thu Apr 07, 2016 7:36 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1663: "Garden"
Replies: 673
Views: 163242

Re: 1663: "Garden"

The gigantitude appears to be browser-dependent - I see it in Firefox but not in Chrome. Not so sure this is true. I haven't seen any giant stuff in gardens on Firefox, but I have in Chrome and IE. (The flying stuff takes a looong time to grow, and it seems some gardens just don't have the knack fo...
by Icalasari
Thu Apr 10, 2014 4:50 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1353: "Heartbleed"
Replies: 99
Views: 31317

Re: 1353: "Heartbleed"

So as an end user I'm confused. Do I just wait for my sites to email me when it's time to change the password? If I understand correctly there won't be much point to it until they update things on their end. That's correct. You can pester sites to get it fixed, and you can keep an eye on your money...
by Icalasari
Mon Mar 10, 2014 7:34 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1340: "Unique Date"
Replies: 140
Views: 31398

Re: 1340: "Unique Date"

San Fran Sam wrote:It's also the first day of the rest of your life. what are you going to do with it?


Nothing significantly different
by Icalasari
Fri Feb 21, 2014 10:54 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1333: First Date
Replies: 117
Views: 27489

Re: 1333: First Date

Lewton wrote:Could anyone who knows pokemon compare how well RNG plays Pokemon is faring compared to TPP?

http://www.twitch.tv/rngplayspokemon


Not as well
by Icalasari
Thu Feb 13, 2014 5:30 am UTC
Forum: Computer Science
Topic: Is there a way to track the spread of a specific virus, etc?
Replies: 3
Views: 3829

Re: Is there a way to track the spread of a specific virus,

Actually, (all this information about every discovered virus, how the virus worked, how it was stopped, how many were infected, where it had the most infections, ...) is stored in a database somewhere. I don't know where/ip/that stuff, but for good reason, it's very restricted access. (Norton, Avas...
by Icalasari
Tue Feb 11, 2014 5:47 am UTC
Forum: Computer Science
Topic: Is there a way to track the spread of a specific virus, etc?
Replies: 3
Views: 3829

Is there a way to track the spread of a specific virus, etc?

I'm doing an art assignment* based on forces of nature, and I decided to go for the internet itself being a force of nature (because let's face it, freaking thing is vast) The base place is that each country gets a circle with their colour. Size of the circle depends on how many got infected total, ...
by Icalasari
Thu Jan 09, 2014 8:55 am UTC
Forum: What If?
Topic: What-If 0078: "T-Rex Calories"
Replies: 54
Views: 13975

Re: What-If # 0078 T-Rex Calories

That shirt has me wondering how long you can make a single human last while getting as close to 100% of your daily requirements as possible (obviously the answer would fuck you over carbs wise)
by Icalasari
Fri Nov 15, 2013 9:18 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1291: "Shoot for the Moon"
Replies: 67
Views: 16338

Re: 1291: "Shoot for the Moon"

Shoot for the moon!

If you miss... Well, you won't exactly land amongst the stars. I mean, fuck, those distances between them are VAST! You're FAR more likely to shoot past them
by Icalasari
Sat Oct 19, 2013 9:59 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1279: "Reverse Identity Theft"
Replies: 144
Views: 39476

Re: 1279: "Reverse Identity Theft"

I have never had this happen and never thought of it happening. I mean, I can imagine a scenario where someone types the wrong email address when filling out a form. I can't (or don't want to) see how anyone could be so stupid as to think they have an email address that they don't, just because it'...
by Icalasari
Fri Sep 20, 2013 4:09 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1267: "Mess"
Replies: 110
Views: 20744

Re: 1267: "Mess"

GOD DAMMIT RANDALL! CEASE OCCUPYING THE CRANIUM WHICH HAS BEEN IN MY POSSESSION SINCE BIRTH!
by Icalasari
Mon Sep 09, 2013 4:17 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1262: "Unquote"
Replies: 100
Views: 19398

Re: 1262: "Unquote"

rhomboidal wrote:May "May the Force be with you" live long and prosper.


May "Live long and prosper" have the force be with it
by Icalasari
Thu Sep 05, 2013 8:02 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1260: "LD50"
Replies: 46
Views: 12353

Re: 1260: "LD50"

orthogon wrote:- Starvation caused by ditto



Image

Vindictive lil' bugger, isn't he?
by Icalasari
Tue Sep 03, 2013 7:50 am UTC
Forum: What If?
Topic: What-if 0061: "Speed Bump"
Replies: 72
Views: 18177

Re: What-if 0061: "Speed Bump"

This doesn't actually answer the question in my mind. I mean, he never answered what speed it would take

Assume an indestructible car, wheels, etc., and an indestructible speed bump. The car will not lift off, can ignore drag, etc. So then, at what speed, will the jolt be fatal?
by Icalasari
Thu Aug 01, 2013 6:15 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107140
Views: 48737267

Re: 1190: "Time"

Ok, what the hell? Is Randall just doing two comics now?
by Icalasari
Wed Jul 17, 2013 7:31 am UTC
Forum: What If?
Topic: What-If 0054: "Drain the Oceans: Part II"
Replies: 60
Views: 47068

Re: What-If 0054: "Drain the Oceans: Part II"

Flumble wrote:Therefore after a few days/weeks/months it'll not be a sea that's accumulating but it'll be a mountain of ice. A steep mountain of ice with a circumference of hundreds of kilometres and reaching many many kilometres into the sky by the time the oceans are drained.


Winter is coming
by Icalasari
Wed Jun 05, 2013 6:29 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1221: "Nomenclature"
Replies: 162
Views: 44618

Re: 1221: "Nomenclature"

Aaaaand I'm watching Doctor Who reviews

Is this a Get Out Of My Head Randall moment?
by Icalasari
Tue Jun 04, 2013 8:33 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107140
Views: 48737267

Re: 1190: "Time"

What is this ong stuff all about?
by Icalasari
Thu May 30, 2013 7:58 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107140
Views: 48737267

Re: 1190: "Time"

How many freaking frames are in this?
by Icalasari
Fri May 17, 2013 5:08 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107140
Views: 48737267

Re: 1190: "Time"

This is never going to end, is it?
by Icalasari
Sat May 04, 2013 6:15 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1207: "AirAware"
Replies: 39
Views: 9499

Re: 1207: "AirAware"

From Google:

busi·ness  
/ˈbiznis/
Noun
A person's regular occupation, profession, or trade.
An activity that someone is engaged in.


So technically zero money could be flowing in and it still counts (although BHG is just being picky then)
by Icalasari
Tue Apr 30, 2013 5:11 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107140
Views: 48737267

Re: 1190: "Time"

Screw it I want to make a song parody of this now To the tune of Don't Stop Believin' Don't Stop Refreshin' Just a small beach girl Swimmin' in a lonely world She worked that wet beach sand into a cas-tle Just a stick man boy Born and drawn online, so coy? He worked that wet beac...
by Icalasari
Tue Apr 09, 2013 7:16 pm UTC
Forum: What If?
Topic: What-If 0040: "Pressure Cooker"
Replies: 117
Views: 57585

Re: What-If 0040: "Pressure Cooker"

I KNEW that chemical sounded familiar! I just knew it by the name FOOF!

...I still want to try using that stuff. If I die in a horrible way, I want FOOF to be involved
by Icalasari
Tue Apr 02, 2013 3:33 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1193: Externalities
Replies: 505
Views: 148194

Re: 1193: Externalities

if I was rich, I'd donate $10,000,000 just to see the dog get massive
by Icalasari
Sat Mar 30, 2013 6:34 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107140
Views: 48737267

Re: 1190: "Things that are on my side for 600, Alex!"

I wonder how long it would take to go to once a day? Once a week? Monthly? Yearly? Once a decade? Century? Millennium?
by Icalasari
Sat Mar 30, 2013 5:49 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107140
Views: 48737267

Re: 1190: "Things that are on my side for 600, Alex!"

Ok, I'm lost

So Time is still updating? Or what's going on? Why did the title change for the thread?

I am so confused and I blame all of you for some ill defined reason
by Icalasari
Mon Mar 25, 2013 6:32 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107140
Views: 48737267

Re: 1190: "Time"

Anyone feel like cracking a never-before-cracked hashing algorithm? EDIT: Unless the hash is salted. In which case it's (even more) impossible. I expect it done by the end of the week Honestly, it sometimes feels like if something that people look at for entertainment is taking too long for them, t...
by Icalasari
Fri Mar 08, 2013 4:17 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1182:"Rembrandt Photo"
Replies: 58
Views: 13535

Re: 1182:"Rembrandt Photo"

Klear wrote:Right now I'm struggling to come up with a way to add carriage into the mix... :/


"And this is Rembrandt's mother being run over by a horse drawn thingy while pregnant"
"Miss, carriage. The word is carriage"
by Icalasari
Fri Mar 08, 2013 4:05 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1183: "Rose Petals"
Replies: 51
Views: 15729

Re: 1184: "Rose Petals"

Locoluis wrote:

Code: Select all

さぁ、逃げまどえその隙に
踊ろよ僕たちはRUMBA
微笑み軽やかに君と
その日は来るのか?
わからなくて


...I don't get it
by Icalasari
Tue Mar 05, 2013 6:01 pm UTC
Forum: What If?
Topic: What-if 0035: "Hair Dryer"
Replies: 100
Views: 32600

Re: What-if 0035: "Hair Dryer"

Klear wrote:
rhomboidal wrote:Now I want a lava box. For Christmas.


This is kinda creepy considering the hidden alt text on one of the pictures:

"it's warmer than my parents! It's my new parents."


Oj freaking site won't let me put in my shock at the what if images having alt text
by Icalasari
Mon Feb 11, 2013 6:47 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1172: "Workflow"
Replies: 57
Views: 22052

Re: 1172: "Workflow"

I remember trying to convince a guy that putting a window air conditioner in your car was not a good idea. Until then, it never would have occurred to me that this was anything but obvious. Also, to any who are interested, I failed to convince him. I gave up and suggested a 2000W inverter to power ...
by Icalasari
Sat Feb 02, 2013 5:56 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1168: "Tar"
Replies: 158
Views: 43886

Re: 1168: Tar

My solution?

Use DuckDuckGo to search
by Icalasari
Mon Jan 28, 2013 7:14 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1166: "Argument"
Replies: 177
Views: 35898

Re: 1166: "Argument"

Well, found this video This whole thing is making me wonder how he actually got each device to work (other than the train as that one was hardly perpetual motion). The YouTube comments say that the flask has a pump hooked up to it And I seriously want to see that thread EDIT: However, toast does not...
by Icalasari
Wed Jan 23, 2013 6:18 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1164: "Home Alone"
Replies: 34
Views: 9515

Re: 1164: "Home Alone"

rhomboidal wrote:The way he looks now, Culkin could still probably play all the parts.


I just checked

Jeez, he looks around late teens early twenties at the OLDEST
by Icalasari
Tue Dec 25, 2012 7:41 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1151: "Tests"
Replies: 24
Views: 9807

Re: 1150: "Tests"

She's made another mistake in the procedure: all such tests have to be carried out in low, blue-tinged lighting with funky electronic music playing in the background. http://img822.imageshack.us/img822/4189/athreat.png There The Comic Sans is not a mistake Next time it will be Papyrus
by Icalasari
Sat Dec 22, 2012 7:07 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1149: Broomstick
Replies: 114
Views: 24771

Re: 1149: Broomstick

This approach really shortens the Oz series. Now, then, if we can come up with a way for Bilbo Baggins to make The One Ring inaccessible instead of destroying it, we can save ourselves all kinds of time. I'm thinking about encasing it in lead , rowing out to sea and chucking it over the side. (Do h...
by Icalasari
Fri Dec 14, 2012 11:04 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1147: "Evolving"
Replies: 82
Views: 19008

Re: 1147: "Evolving"

I finally get a GOOMHR moment! Just caught a Zebstrika and am trying to evolve this god damned Tranquill

And yeah, don't see how this is making fun of biology. Has to be poking fun at how overused antibiotics are
by Icalasari
Mon Dec 10, 2012 8:29 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1145: "Sky Color"
Replies: 211
Views: 67505

Re: 1145: "Sky Color"

Now now, human cones can detect violet without too much trouble, and even ultraviolet to an extent, though the crystalin lens serves to shield the retina from that. There are documented cases of cataract surgery patients who've had their lenses replaced with a glass or plastic surrogate (without a ...
by Icalasari
Fri Oct 12, 2012 7:31 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1120: "Blurring the Line"
Replies: 74
Views: 20572

Re: 1120 : "Blurring the Line"

This feels like the I'm So Meta Even This Acronym comic in a way...
by Icalasari
Tue Oct 02, 2012 12:12 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1115: "Sky"
Replies: 84
Views: 20315

Re: 1115: "Sky"

hthall wrote:Beautifully put, Randall. I've thought this many times. In fact:

http://www.thebutteredslice.com/wordpress/archives/31


Erm, that's apparently been reported as an attack site...
by Icalasari
Tue Sep 25, 2012 5:51 pm UTC
Forum: What If?
Topic: What-If 0013: "Laser Pointer"
Replies: 76
Views: 56772

Re: What-if 0013: Laser Pointer

Only incinerating the Earth's surface?

Bah, not NEARLY enough light!

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