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by xooll
Sat Mar 08, 2008 11:18 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Thief
Replies: 8
Views: 1786

Re: Thief

I love these games. So much. Thief II remains the best thing I've ever played (Thief I being largely unplayed due to technical issues).
by xooll
Tue Feb 19, 2008 9:26 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Lurkers!
Replies: 151
Views: 11114

Re: Were you a lurker?

Yup. I got irradiated. Messed up the hive's whole defensive pattern.
by xooll
Tue Feb 19, 2008 9:18 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Lurkers!
Replies: 151
Views: 11114

Re: Were you a lurker?

I burrowed under the ground and attacked with my subterranean spines, but it lasted less than a week.
by xooll
Tue Feb 19, 2008 9:14 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Latest purchase thread.
Replies: 192
Views: 17765

Re: Latest purchase thread.

Changeling: Autumn Nightmares
Changeling: Winter Masques
Changeling: Rites of Spring
Promethean: Saturnine Nights
Scion: Hero
Vampire: Requiem for Rome

Fortunately, this will be reimbursed by my school's gaming club...
by xooll
Sun Feb 17, 2008 9:11 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Vending machine!
Replies: 11568
Views: 1054854

Re: Vending machine!

You get 20,000 slices of american cheese.

I put in a slightly lopsided severed head.
by xooll
Sun Feb 17, 2008 9:09 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2857884

Re: Confessional Thread - 446 - Number of the Sexy Otter

Confession: I know that slicing towards my finger can result in getting blood on the cheese, but when there's no table it's really the only way to get a smooth slice.
by xooll
Sun Feb 17, 2008 9:06 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3532219

Re: Woman thread - Is it as good for you as it is for me?

lamarguerite wrote:"This is left as an exercize for the reader".

I want some textbook writer or editor out there to use that directly after an outrageously incorrect statement. Just for giggles.

I swear there are books that do that.
by xooll
Sun Feb 17, 2008 9:06 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: High and low point of your day
Replies: 3315
Views: 254538

Re: High and low point of your day

high: friends are good. hamsters are also good.
low: friends sometimes talk about things I like to pretend don't exist.
by xooll
Sun Feb 17, 2008 9:02 am UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: the most epic book debate ever conceived (Bookmarks)
Replies: 277
Views: 36910

Re: Question: Bookmarks

The paper slips from fortune cookies are truly the best bookmarks. They are narrow enough that they won't cover any text so you don't have to move them when you resume reading, but big enough that they won't slip out of the book or disappear mysteriously. Plus they dispense wisdom in highly concentr...
by xooll
Sun Feb 17, 2008 9:00 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How to stop falling?
Replies: 43
Views: 4815

Re: How to stop falling?

What makes you think waiting will make it better? Cause I've known her for an entire two days. :oops: You're going to have to show some interest at some point if you want to actually make your fantasies something resembling a reality. See if she wants to do things with you alone and not with a grou...
by xooll
Sun Feb 17, 2008 8:52 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2857884

Re: Confessional Thread - 446 - Number of the Sexy Otter

Confession: just hearing certain names juxtaposed is enough to set me off still. God damn it.
by xooll
Sat Feb 16, 2008 9:55 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: The Statue of Liberty
Replies: 29
Views: 3747

Re: The Statue of Liberty

I went there when I was about twelve. It was a 2-hour line, on a steep staircase, for a 30-second look out the window before you were hurried back down. Not worth it.
by xooll
Mon Feb 11, 2008 10:52 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Please help me place this quote!
Replies: 8
Views: 1375

Re: Please help me place this quote!

I feel like I heard an Einstein quote that was similar to that.
by xooll
Mon Feb 11, 2008 10:50 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Sleep-time holodeck experiences
Replies: 3408
Views: 795521

Re: What were your dreams last night?

There was a feathery, two-legged dinosaur running around outside, standing perhaps a meter tall. I, for some reason, identified it as an Oenoraptor.
by xooll
Thu Feb 07, 2008 10:55 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Sleep-time holodeck experiences
Replies: 3408
Views: 795521

Re: What were your dreams last night?

I had the awesomest dream ever last night. I was outside. I looked up, and there were two fleets of zeppelins charging towards each other. They clashed and engaged in melee combat, one zeppelin crashing into the next, zeppelins grabbing hold of each other and attempting to tear holes in the gas ball...
by xooll
Thu Feb 07, 2008 10:23 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 3077874

Re: Back to post yo' face

give me scotch/whiskey any day. though, I must say, I've recently found a love of good rum. Mmm good rum. When it comes to rum, "good" is a subset of "dark". As for gin, it tastes and smells like something intended only for cleaning wounds. Tonic isn't exactly tasty either. And ...
by xooll
Tue Feb 05, 2008 7:25 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: hitting the wall...
Replies: 17
Views: 2103

Re: hitting the wall...

I keep hitting walls working on my acoustics project... sometimes I can bring them in to my advisor, he looks at them for a moment, says something, and I'm like "...OH." and then it's fine. Other times we both just stare at the problem and it never gets solved satisfactorily.
by xooll
Sat Feb 02, 2008 7:23 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90225
Views: 9365571

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

When duct tape is involved, keep some rubbing alcohol nearby. Dissolves the adhesive.
by xooll
Mon Jan 28, 2008 6:02 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Sleep patterns
Replies: 207
Views: 15807

Re: Sleep patterns

Given the chance, 10.
by xooll
Mon Jan 28, 2008 5:28 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Making the world a weirder place
Replies: 1920
Views: 180052

Re: Making the world a weirder place

On my way into work this morning I noticed that a lot of the shops have got their Valentines Day displays up. Being bitter and twisted, I'm thinking about producing some zigzags that I can take round and stick on their windows to turn them into broken hearts. Any thoughts or comments? Would it be b...
by xooll
Mon Jan 28, 2008 5:18 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Dregs of the barrell?
Replies: 53
Views: 5131

Re: Dregs of the barrell?

I thought this might be about those old "Barrel" comics and choosing our least favorite of them. Anyway, I think it's time to wildly theorize about which comic he means! I think it must be 374 , because it offends the lonely, angsty, barrel-dwelling fish community. Note the OP's word choic...
by xooll
Sat Jan 26, 2008 7:48 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: What **should** you be doing right now?
Replies: 1272
Views: 110657

Re: What **should** you be doing right now?

I should be sleeping since I have to get up early tomorrow, but my fucking roomate (who you may have heard mention of in other threads, namely annoying things) refuses to turn the ligts off because he "needs them to use his laptop," which he does about 15 hours a day anyway, and he probab...
by xooll
Sat Jan 26, 2008 7:46 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Making the world a weirder place
Replies: 1920
Views: 180052

Re: Making the world a weirder place

cephalopod9 wrote:I just e-mailed at least one random stranger, by way of "I'm not sure I got that e-mail address right".

So I drew them a picture:
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Whoa. That is awesome.
by xooll
Sat Jan 26, 2008 5:55 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Making the world a weirder place
Replies: 1920
Views: 180052

Re: Making the world a weirder place

I used to work at a Subway, and we frequently had to tell people we were not a Starbucks.
by xooll
Sat Jan 26, 2008 5:49 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3532219

Re: Girl Thread: You make me feel like a natural womaaaan

Flying Betty wrote:So if I were to knit something out of bacon, which thread would it go in?

I... would like to see something knit from bacon.
Very much.
by xooll
Sat Jan 26, 2008 5:45 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: The mind-body connection
Replies: 45
Views: 4884

Re: The mind-body connection

I've had that happen with certain piano pieces I've learned then forgotten. I come back to them and find that I can't remember the notes, but I remember the hand movements, and... I play. If I think about the notes I promptly lose my groove, so I have to sit back and relax and let music happen. Tha...
by xooll
Fri Jan 25, 2008 5:36 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0375: "Pod Bay Doors"
Replies: 123
Views: 38930

Re: "Pod Bay Doors" Discussion

Aww, they make an adorable couple.
by xooll
Fri Jan 25, 2008 1:18 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: The Laws of A/V Cabling
Replies: 23
Views: 3336

Re: The Laws of A/V Cabling

Non technical people will always assume that as long as a cable fits into a socket with he right adapters it will work, regardless of the source output or input impedance/wattage. This applies to video too. I remember when that was me... I took a microphone, had an XLR-TRS cable and an adapter for ...
by xooll
Fri Jan 25, 2008 12:54 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Vending machine!
Replies: 11568
Views: 1054854

Re: Vending machine!

you get the world's largest jumping bean

I put in a small sapling.
by xooll
Fri Jan 25, 2008 12:31 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: The "Oh bugger, it's your Birthday TOMORROW?" Thread
Replies: 23
Views: 4033

Re: The "Oh bugger, it's your Birthday TOMORROW?" Thread

get her one of those things that gets gigantic when you leave it in water for a long time.
by xooll
Thu Jan 24, 2008 10:15 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Slander, libel, and outrageous lies
Replies: 49
Views: 5639

Re: Slander, libel, and outrageous lies

Moo can fit three pool balls in her ear.
I like pi is the reincarnation of Count Chocula (who died in 2003).
by xooll
Thu Jan 24, 2008 10:19 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2857884

Re: Confessional Thread - In Soviet Russia Thread Confession You

Confession: I frequently see thread titles that I want to parody, e.g., "I need a smile" becoming "I need a simile", and for a moment, I'm tempted to make the parody threads. But I don't need a simile. Needing a simile is like... um... hmm.
by xooll
Thu Jan 24, 2008 7:05 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: High and low point of your day
Replies: 3315
Views: 254538

Re: High and low point of your day

High: coming up with a solution for my non-inertial wave equation.
Low: Realizing that it doesn't work.
by xooll
Thu Jan 24, 2008 7:00 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Scavenger Hunt
Replies: 970
Views: 243321

Re: Scavenger Hunt

Spoiler:
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Find me an angry crayon.
by xooll
Thu Jan 24, 2008 3:08 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2857884

Re: Confessional Thread - In Soviet Russia Thread Confession You

I kind of really want to email a bunch of inane questions with obvious, google-worthy answers to webmaster@justfuckinggoogleit.com now.
Ah, if only I were a spambot.
by xooll
Thu Jan 24, 2008 2:39 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2857884

Re: Confessional Thread - In Soviet Russia Thread Confession You

Just make sure you spray the volume knob with antibacterial stuff. That'll show 'em.

...I'm not sure who it will show, but someone.
by xooll
Thu Jan 24, 2008 1:53 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Lyric Genre Change
Replies: 1
Views: 1235

Re: Lyric Genre Change

Power Metal: "The Wizard leads his army right on through the night"

"I walk among this pantheon to gather up the stars" (Morgion, "Canticle"), Doom Metal
by xooll
Thu Jan 24, 2008 1:30 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Slander, libel, and outrageous lies
Replies: 49
Views: 5639

Re: Slander, libel, and outrageous lies

Officially Haphazard can't find Canada on a map.
Matthias has a secret "killphrase" like in Deus Ex, and it is the name of a 1960s children's TV show.
Rodan trains chickens to play the saxophone.
by xooll
Thu Jan 24, 2008 1:21 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: REALLY Annoying Misconceptions
Replies: 4059
Views: 378686

Re: REALLY Annoying Misconceptions

Owehn wrote:My dictionary lists both jobs as definitions of "fireman". Is it a problem that one word has two meanings?

Of COURSE it is. You know that's not allowed in English!
by xooll
Thu Jan 24, 2008 12:46 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2857884

Re: Confessional Thread - In Soviet Russia Thread Confession You

If I have ice, but no drink, I chew ice. It is pleasant and moderately thirst-quenching.

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