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by Kithplana
Mon Jan 11, 2010 6:27 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3533904

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - #sharkweek on irc.foonetic.net

Okay, now I know what dredged up my fascination with spinning and subsequent purchase of wool and craft of a drop spindle. Now I know what set off the fixation that occupied my mind for weeks before I got my supplies. I have yet to finish a skein due to temporary time and facilities restrictions, bu...
by Kithplana
Fri Jan 01, 2010 10:49 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Awesome Teacher Quotes
Replies: 1764
Views: 404593

Re: Awesome Teacher Quotes

Johnny was a chemist's son, but Johnny is no more,
For what he thought was H2O was SiO2.
by Kithplana
Fri Jan 01, 2010 10:29 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: The Best Duos
Replies: 24
Views: 2588

Re: The Best Duos

BHM and BHG :)
by Kithplana
Wed Dec 30, 2009 5:25 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3533904

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - #sharkweek on irc.foonetic.net

I think I've figured out my skirt problems. I shall wear leggings or tights or whatever I wish underneath, and if I'm not wearing pumps (not likely anytime soon due to epic big toenail battles) I will wear knee-high spats over my black sneakers. I don't know exactly how well wearing spats over sneak...
by Kithplana
Sun Dec 27, 2009 6:22 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3533904

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - #sharkweek on irc.foonetic.net

How... do I wear long mid-calf skirts in the winter, anyway? I never really got the hang of wearing skirts, period, but I like pretty skirts... I just never seem to have any tops that look good, and then I always feel like I have to wear sandals. (I actually have only one skirt, for these reasons......
by Kithplana
Wed Dec 09, 2009 1:19 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3533904

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - #sharkweek on irc.foonetic.net

On Yasmin: Tried it for about six months. Lighter Shark Week, but it screwed with my hormones and made me all sad and stressed. YMMV.
by Kithplana
Tue Dec 01, 2009 6:54 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Awesome Teacher Quotes
Replies: 1764
Views: 404593

Re: Awesome Teacher Quotes

In a science class with an older, partially deaf (so she was rather loud at times), semiserious lady with an actively repressed some-sort-of-northeastern (USA) accent: "The sun works on fusion. Sun has the U, fusion has the U. F U. F U ." It was so out of character for her. The entire clas...
by Kithplana
Tue Dec 01, 2009 6:34 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3533904

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - #sharkweek on irc.foonetic.net

I'm one of the few CS ladies in the school, and for the most part I'm cool with the guys and they're cool with me. I've felt the need to stand up for myself once before, and that was a non-CS matter where a joke went rather too far. (I've been informed that news of that made it around the school, th...
by Kithplana
Fri Nov 27, 2009 6:26 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: SkiFree
Replies: 19
Views: 2232

Re: SkiFree

After crossing the finish line I would always immediately start a new game for fear of the yeti. I had... problems with losing games as a kid. I mask it better now.
by Kithplana
Mon Nov 23, 2009 7:23 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thrift Store Finds
Replies: 77
Views: 8548

Re: Thrift Store Finds

There is nothing, nothing I love more than an afternoon trawling around charity/thrift stores, looking for proverbial gold. Followed by tea and cake in a nice little teashop. Take me with you? I don't get to go thrifting near as often as I'd like, due in part to not having any space for anything. I...
by Kithplana
Sat Nov 21, 2009 8:43 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3533904

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - #sharkweek on irc.foonetic.net

I'm learning to knit. (Textile background: crochet, embroider, sew, stretchy loops potholder weaving :D ) I came into possession of some knitting needles, so I might as well...

I just had to tell someone. I'm strangely thrilled.
by Kithplana
Fri Feb 20, 2009 5:42 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3533904

Re: Woman Thread - Holds 5% more blue liquid than other brands!

Wait.

There exists a way to shave without red bumps?

I should... investigate. (As I scratch my legs...)
by Kithplana
Wed Feb 11, 2009 2:43 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90225
Views: 9372281

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

I just got my new shoes in the mail.

I ordered them last night (admittedly, with the free overnight shipping... but still).

Zappos is fast.
by Kithplana
Wed Feb 11, 2009 12:30 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Lucky Ten Thousand (TIL)
Replies: 13423
Views: 1771657

Re: Today I Learned

Today I learned now not to cut up a mango... it was a massacre...
by Kithplana
Wed Feb 04, 2009 3:05 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Wizards and sorcerers
Replies: 27
Views: 1710

Re: Wizards and sorcerers

rnew wrote:Wizards wear hats. Sorcerers wear capes.

Bloodninja multiclasses, then.
Wait, that's a robe.
Crap.
by Kithplana
Wed Dec 31, 2008 2:55 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: New Years Resolutions - Let The Lies Begin!
Replies: 110
Views: 8820

Re: New Years Resolutions - Let The Lies Begin!

My new year's resolution:
nslookup wrote:Name: xkcd.com
Address: 208.122.19.56
by Kithplana
Mon Dec 29, 2008 7:06 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3533904

Re: Woman Thread - Holds 5% more blue liquid than other brands!

I've always been told Victoria's secret 'bra professionals' tend to tell you your measurements are smaller than they should be, because they're going for lots of cleveage. Maybe, maybe not. The one I ran into tried to put me in a B cup when I came in... which might be what I look like with a plenti...
by Kithplana
Wed Dec 17, 2008 6:14 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3580418

Re: Rant Thread

Yes, I can do pure effing magic with computers. No, I cannot reach into your mind and pull out the right information I need to work my pure effing magic on your CS homework. You did some of my homework for me when I got sick and finals week came up. In return I agreed to assist with some of the thor...
by Kithplana
Tue Dec 16, 2008 3:32 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Convo about runescape - help
Replies: 10
Views: 1384

Re: Convo about runescape - help

Unless somehow the Oracle in Varrock gave you a consultation that didn't have to do with killing a demon, the game itself probably isn't the life-changing thing. The thing is the escape into the game, and the interaction with other people you do in the game and eventually outside of the game. You ca...
by Kithplana
Tue Nov 25, 2008 3:44 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Sleep-time holodeck experiences
Replies: 3408
Views: 795950

Re: What were your dreams last night?

I was giving a nervous Well-Known Actor (tm) some advice on how to be funny (like he needs it...) in a second timeline after I'd traveled back in time for whatever reason. I was in less trouble than someone else because I hadn't gone back as far and the duplicate me was still me, not horribly polymo...
by Kithplana
Wed Nov 19, 2008 12:27 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: So in School today....
Replies: 97
Views: 7045

Re: So in School today....

The longest part of putting a small program on someone's computer via flash drive is the computer recognizing the drive for the first time. You can break this up into two steps: a longer period wherein you plug your drive into his unattended laptop, and a shorter one where you actually put the progr...
by Kithplana
Wed Nov 19, 2008 12:15 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3533904

Re: Woman Thread - Holds 5% more blue liquid than other brands!

Yasmin day 8: No physical side effects. I feel like I'm a bit moodier than normal but it could be me suddenly paying attention, or just a longer overall moodcycle. Recently I was more on the "high as a kite" side of things so I can't blame it all on the pill.
by Kithplana
Wed Nov 12, 2008 3:17 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3533904

Re: Woman Thread - Holds 5% more blue liquid than other brands!

Yasmin day 3: No noticeable side effects. Moods are good.
by Kithplana
Tue Nov 11, 2008 3:12 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3533904

Re: Woman Thread - Holds 5% more blue liquid than other brands!

Yasmin day 2: Yesterday wasn't bad. My moods were indistinguishable from normal and I'm not sick this morning.
by Kithplana
Mon Nov 10, 2008 11:46 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3533904

Re: Woman Thread - Holds 5% more blue liquid than other brands!

Eating a light meal, and drinking something warm seemed to have helped a lot , I still feel sick but that's probably this stupid IBS I've developed, so maybe drinking something warm will make you feel all better where it only made me feel mostly better. Thanks. I took mine before bed, too. Woke up ...
by Kithplana
Mon Nov 10, 2008 3:55 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3533904

Re: Woman Thread - Holds 5% more blue liquid than other brands!

Yasmin day 1: *hurk* *bleagh*

Note to self, avoid heavily dyed 100% genuine faux "fruit punch". "HOLY CRAP WHY IS IT COMING UP RED... oh, yeah..."
by Kithplana
Wed Nov 05, 2008 12:13 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Has everyone voted?
Replies: 40
Views: 3982

Re: Has everyone voted?

I would have if they hadn't screwed up my registration.
by Kithplana
Tue Nov 04, 2008 6:50 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3533904

Re: Woman thread - NO HOMERS CLUB

I love my long hair I love my boobies I love dark chocolate I love my girlweek* I love being a girl And all its bloody chunks Boom de yada, boom de yada, boom de yada, boom de yada... I have been abnormally happy this past week. It's great. *Mostly. I actually don't like the cramps, nor am I too ena...
by Kithplana
Wed Oct 15, 2008 2:28 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Colours and associations - a questionnaire
Replies: 66
Views: 6434

Re: Colours and associations - a questionnaire

black - ribbons, jacket, my fiance and I (since we both like black...) white - dress (did I mention fiance?) grey - clouds, Crystal (RIP fuzzbucket kitty :( ) lavender - not the same shade of purple as eggplant blue - fora, wedding color green - LEDs, outdoor wedding ...
by Kithplana
Wed Oct 08, 2008 12:18 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: On broadcasting vs. recording
Replies: 6
Views: 751

On broadcasting vs. recording

Dear xkcd hivemind,

Why is it that we will choose to watch a movie being broadcast on TV over the same one we have on DVD, do the same thing with TV shows, and listen for our favorite songs on the radio when they're just a couple of button presses away?

Sincerely,
Baffled
by Kithplana
Wed Oct 01, 2008 4:32 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3533904

Re: Woman thread - NO HOMERS CLUB

Leg waxing is fail. Just FYI.

I think I might enjoy my next shave.
by Kithplana
Wed Sep 17, 2008 3:00 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: I've done it. The meaning of XKCD is now mine to share.
Replies: 13
Views: 3917

Re: I've done it. The meaning of XKCD is now mine to share.

Makes sense to me. It's just rearranging and curving lines. First, look at your X . Now, imagine the left > half of the X straightening out to | : you just got a K . Next, take the < portion of the K, split it in half like a =, and curve the three lines you have. Put them all together and you have a...
by Kithplana
Wed Sep 17, 2008 1:29 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Long hair in males as a cultural or political statement?
Replies: 153
Views: 22529

Re: Long hair in males as a cultural or political statement?

As far as I'm concerned, long hair in males is a sexy statement. If I see a guy with long hair I generally assume he just likes it long.
by Kithplana
Tue Sep 16, 2008 4:28 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3533904

Re: Woman thread - NO HOMERS CLUB

I'm 20, and rather irritated that my acne is still hanging around in full force. Proactiv didn't do a whole lot, and now I'm using a tea tree oil wash with leftover benzoyl peroxide moisturizer to the exact same effect.
by Kithplana
Wed Sep 03, 2008 4:50 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3533904

Re: Woman thread - NO HOMERS CLUB

Dear Ladythread,

When I shave my legs I get irritating itchy razor bumps, even with a nice fresh razor. What can I do? Waxing is a potential option if I can find something I don't have to keep warm, but I've not found something like that (except for the expensive prewaxed strips). Halp.

Love,
Me
by Kithplana
Tue Sep 02, 2008 2:21 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do you pinpoint where your wifi users are?
Replies: 10
Views: 1896

Re: How do you pinpoint where your wifi users are?

Pick a client, replace all of their images with Goatse (a la upside-down-ternet), and follow the screams. Simple.
by Kithplana
Wed Aug 27, 2008 3:04 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3533904

Re: Woman thread - NO HOMERS CLUB

They smell like Chemical Spill Apocalypse Daisy Fresh. I still have half a pack I've been quietly stuffing into the corner so I don't have to use them.
by Kithplana
Mon Aug 18, 2008 5:30 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2860870

REAL self-disclosure!

Confession: I have been looking for a song that accurately describes me -- a theme song, of sorts -- for some years now. I've found songs that have described particular points in my life, some juicy bits, but nothing that got close to hitting a core aspect of my personality. Hero in Me wasn't what I...
by Kithplana
Wed Aug 06, 2008 12:47 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Teachers that cannot teach
Replies: 473
Views: 70079

Re: Teachers that cannot teach

Gyahhh. This term we students somehow weren't privileged enough to know who the instructors are for our classes, and we get to find out who they are on the first day of class. This is really irritating because if we want to transfer to a different class we have to do so after the term has already st...
by Kithplana
Tue Aug 05, 2008 11:34 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Logical fallacies/douchebaggery in commercials.
Replies: 4973
Views: 761596

Re: Logical fallacies/douchebaggery in commercials.

Day Tripper wrote:A magazine ad for human growth hormone supplement claimed the following (scan here):
*snip*

Not to mention that HGH doesn't work in pill form, anyway -- at least not last I checked.

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