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by Will
Tue Sep 18, 2007 8:35 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2862815

Confession: I'm in my lab session, doing nothing =P Although really this is just a break for me, as after this I have my computer graphics course, which is a lot of brain-esploding math. Although, I'm more worried about the assignment, which includes (among other things) implementing a paper from th...
by Will
Tue Sep 18, 2007 2:20 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Texas: Drunken Proxy Fest
Replies: 66
Views: 16566

Looks like I won't be able to do it either time. I have engagements that weekend.

I'm looking into heading out to Austin over fall break (whenever that happens to be) so maybe we'll see about another (drunken) meetup then...
by Will
Tue Sep 18, 2007 1:51 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2862815

Ack! Bizarre double-post.
by Will
Tue Sep 18, 2007 1:49 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2862815

The difficulty is the fun part! Don't worry if you're pronunciation isn't spectacular, especially if you're doing better than everyone else in class. The r's are hard for English speakers to get down sometimes (although if you know any Spanish, they're VERY similar to the Spanish r) Don't even think...
by Will
Tue Sep 18, 2007 1:31 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2862815

Akira wrote:mom and dad gave me the cash that i have "just in case you need something", not "just in case you find something in the art store that catches your fancy"


I'm confused. Aren't these the same thing?
by Will
Tue Sep 18, 2007 1:26 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2862815

the language structure is rather sensible *bursts out laughing* Not trying to scare you or anything, but Japanese has some seriously bizzarre grammatical structures. You're just not going to see them in a 100-level class (or even a 200-level class) Just wait until you try and figure out how to say ...
by Will
Tue Sep 18, 2007 1:18 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Your Famous (or not) Last Words
Replies: 9
Views: 1173

by Will
Tue Sep 18, 2007 1:13 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Poorly engineered foods
Replies: 192
Views: 18945

The Monte Cristo brings deep-fried dishes to their logical conclusion, by deep frying an entire fucking sandwich . I love them so much. @Phenriz: I have a gigantic mouth and I have issues eating nigirizushi in one bite. I generally take two, as I've become proficient enough with chopsticks to bite t...
by Will
Tue Sep 18, 2007 12:52 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Barefoot: Good? Bad?
Replies: 101
Views: 7660

If I could go barefoot all the time, I would. Most of the time, I wear sandals. I HATE wearing shoes, they make my feet feel all stuffy >.<
by Will
Tue Sep 18, 2007 12:49 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2862815

Ketzerel: this is why.

Akira: I was very happy
when you smiled at me
with that smile that melts everything
by Will
Sat Sep 15, 2007 3:36 am UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: WORDS - They Are Kinda Awesome. [no longer grammarwars]
Replies: 83
Views: 13973

I resent the fact that people are saying I started this pointless bickering. I made a mildly humourous statement, but certain Rap- ...moderators took it too seriously. Also, wiktionary doesn't have an entry for illegalize, and I have never seen it used in formal text. Wait, you don't recognize Webs...
by Will
Fri Sep 14, 2007 5:45 pm UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: WORDS - They Are Kinda Awesome. [no longer grammarwars]
Replies: 83
Views: 13973

I've always liked the sound of verisimilitude. It just sounds cool.

Also, I am reminded of this Penny-Arcade comic...
by Will
Fri Sep 14, 2007 5:35 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Why do people love Japan so much?
Replies: 298
Views: 33534

Cai wrote:Nigger and Jap are two 'slurs' that are obviously, on completely different levels.


This point is both true and completely irrelevant. They are still both slurs. Period. Saying it's okay to use one because it's not as bad as the other is nonsense.
by Will
Fri Sep 14, 2007 5:33 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: I'm so nerdy that I ...
Replies: 1377
Views: 206045

I'm so nerdy that I don't think I'm nearly nerdy enough to bestow myself with a title such as 'nerdy.' It would be a gevious shameful thing to call myself by that renowned title. I would say your avatar is sufficient to earn you such a title. Really? I would say that, while made of nine kinds of aw...
by Will
Fri Sep 14, 2007 5:30 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Why do people love Japan so much?
Replies: 298
Views: 33534

Seriously Cai, while you're at it, why not call all black people niggers? It's a lot easier to say than "black person." It's not your fault that black people get offended at the term. They're just overreacting.
by Will
Fri Sep 14, 2007 5:19 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2862815

Yeah, ACL kicks ass. I'd really like to go sometime.
by Will
Fri Sep 14, 2007 6:25 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Boy Thread: put a hat on ur butt
Replies: 14355
Views: 1448061

Anyone trying to "chug" a beer is, again, missing the point. If you're chugging beer you don't have time to taste it! ...gah, whatever. If people enjoy drinking something that tastes like it was peed out of satan's urine-hole, that's their right. Meanwhile, I'll be enjoying a delicious pin...
by Will
Fri Sep 14, 2007 5:08 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Boy Thread: put a hat on ur butt
Replies: 14355
Views: 1448061

Despite being considered "manly," there is such a thing as good beer. It's unfortunate that so many Americans drink piss beer just to get drunk for cheap; they're missing out on a whole world of (literally) liqiud awesome.
by Will
Fri Sep 14, 2007 5:02 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Post your voice!
Replies: 458
Views: 90986

You have an awesome accent Jmrz! Though it goes to show how untrained my ears are at differentiating accents, your accent sounds closer to what I percieve as a British accent than an Australian one...although I suppose saying an accent is "Aussie" doesn't necessarily narrow it down much, n...
by Will
Fri Sep 14, 2007 3:21 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2862815

On the club side, you're not missing much, especially if you don't dance (I don't.) It's too damn loud to have a conversation, and the drinks are horribly overpriced. The club I go to is a goth club, or, at least, I go on goth night , but this is entirely because that's where/when my friends go. I, ...
by Will
Fri Sep 14, 2007 3:10 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2862815

Confession: I'm frantically refreshing xkcd, becuase it's the only place I'm going to get any human contact tonight, and I really want to talk... <_< I'm debating with myself about whether I want to go out to club tonight. I generally don't enjoy club, but I'm feeling the need to be social lately. ...
by Will
Fri Sep 14, 2007 3:06 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 3081439

SpitValve: I've heard about the two finger "backwards peace sign" thing and that it had something to do with a king ordering all archers have their two string-drawing fingers cut off (something about assassins maybe?) and that showing those two fingers were like a "fuck you, you didn...
by Will
Fri Sep 14, 2007 3:01 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Why do people love Japan so much?
Replies: 298
Views: 33534

Japan has way faster internet connections than anyone else... Japan often gets attributed for having cheap, fast, ubiquitously available broadband, but the fact is, that's every developed country in the world except the United States, because our telcos/cable companies are so corrupt and the govern...
by Will
Fri Sep 14, 2007 2:50 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 3081439

Image

Darth Vader looks displeased with me...
by Will
Fri Sep 14, 2007 1:00 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Why do people love Japan so much?
Replies: 298
Views: 33534

Khonsu wrote:why do we call it Japan? They call themselves Nippon and Nipponese. >_>;


Names of Japan
by Will
Thu Sep 13, 2007 11:25 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2862815

The trick is learning to drink until you're confident, and then STOP, or that shit will backfire on you so fast. While not trivial, this is a fairly simple optimization--the main problem is factoring time into the equation. Failing to do so is the most common mistake made, and can often lead to run...
by Will
Thu Sep 13, 2007 9:10 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3534997

SecondTalon wrote:Because intestines are delicious.


Right, intestines.

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Notwithstanding, I still love hotdogs.
by Will
Thu Sep 13, 2007 9:04 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2862815

The thing is, I think he'd probably first be surprised but then just answer honestly if I asked...so I kinda don't want to. Currently I think the only chance will be if we happen to be at the same party. He doesn't drink, so even if I'm just slightly tipsy, it gives me an excuse to use him for supp...
by Will
Thu Sep 13, 2007 8:58 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3534997

Apparently it's a staple of Hawaiian "cuisine."

I've never actually had Spam, and I have no interest in trying it. Maybe if it were a choice between that and starving to death, and even then, I'd have to thing good and long about it.
by Will
Thu Sep 13, 2007 8:55 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3534997

Jeez, why don't you just kill our mothers while you're at it??

On a completely different note, what's so spectacular about absinthe? I've heard conflicting reports on whether or not it's actually hallucinogenic.
by Will
Thu Sep 13, 2007 8:45 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3534997

...*sniff* Are you sure? I don't wanna be hated! That's no fun, ever. Even if it is for such a grave mis-posting. We may not hate you, but that won't stop us from trying! *hatehatehate* Damn, not working. Can you think of anything worse to do than a triple-post-that-may-or-may-not-be-your-fault-and...
by Will
Thu Sep 13, 2007 8:41 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Count to 1 1000 times!
Replies: 1000
Views: 167650

∫ δ(t)
by Will
Thu Sep 13, 2007 8:35 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Germs from your parents
Replies: 119
Views: 12029

zenten wrote:You forgot the luck part. If I'm really lucky I can solve any problem with an algorithm thats O(n), often O(1).


This method works 60% of the time, every time.
by Will
Thu Sep 13, 2007 8:32 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Who the dickens are you?
Replies: 10922
Views: 2418581

Re: As the old joke goes...

Sinfully Delicious wrote:I like to write and play barefoot in thunderstorms and make your mom jokes, I thoroughly enjoy being vulgar, and I am currently reading forums in lieu of doing my Stats homework.


I must meet you!

Also, HOT DICKINGS!
by Will
Thu Sep 13, 2007 8:04 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Germs from your parents
Replies: 119
Views: 12029

Hanging out with my dad yesterday I said that something was a mystery- and only SCIENCE could solve it! His reply: "Brute strength and shit luck beats science every time." The miracle of computer science is that I could posit a mathematical proof that your father is wrong. Some problems, ...
by Will
Thu Sep 13, 2007 6:08 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: The Importance Of "Please" & "Thank You&q
Replies: 60
Views: 5317

In London, so many regular commuters push past people with no 'Excuse me', maybe because they've had a bad day, or maybe they just are selfish. I don't know how bad commuter traffic is in London, but in Tokyo it was pretty bad, and nobody ever stopped to apologize or excuse themselves for bumping i...
by Will
Thu Sep 13, 2007 5:56 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: I'm so nerdy that I ...
Replies: 1377
Views: 206045

Do you have multiple colours? Several, yes. Right now I'm wearing my favorite one, a really pretty marbled green/red. I also, occasionally, use my dice for roleplaying =P (For some reason the spellcheck wants me to spell it "favourite." Do I look like a Brit to you, Firefox? DO I???) Edit...
by Will
Thu Sep 13, 2007 5:42 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: I'm so nerdy that I ...
Replies: 1377
Views: 206045

I'm wearing a d20 necklace right now.

As if that weren't bad enough, I actually choose the color of the d20 to match my clothing.
by Will
Thu Sep 13, 2007 4:14 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Why do people love Japan so much?
Replies: 298
Views: 33534

Care to explain why not? Speaking from personal experience, Japan is a beautiful, amazing country. I've never been to any other parts in Asia, but I imagine they're really cool places as well.
by Will
Thu Sep 13, 2007 12:31 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: The Original Half-Life
Replies: 82
Views: 9648

jtniehof wrote:Worst. Postdoc. Evar.


I can think of very little that is a bigger waste than spending 10+ years getting a PhD in theoretical physics so you can get a job pushing carts...

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