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by udscbt
Sat Apr 06, 2013 7:54 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

You're also all* assuming that this is two-dimensional, so there can be no foreshortening. Which is funny, because I'm the one who suggested that Occam's razor suggested no need for a third spatial dimension. (It doesn't really.) * or "y'all are also" Occam's razor works fine for deciding...
by udscbt
Sat Apr 06, 2013 7:06 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/time/3b07b7576799759a48cf553707ffc533e0729bf9c3caba43d80bee0e0fe253da.png Interesting Megan is gone, so I think this is the end. Bringing in the pole was the punchline. Only an Outsider would not get that hilarious and beautiful ending. It can't end until we reach 500 Fr...
by udscbt
Sat Apr 06, 2013 7:00 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

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Interesting
by udscbt
Sat Apr 06, 2013 5:24 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/time/31c9258fb94ff445a23a650f1c76c095d107346a7643dae707d3d52994daeb4b.png Randall doesn't want us to know what it is yet. At least we now know its maximum length and height. How can you tell? Half of it could be hidden behind the sandcastle. Check the attachment. We're a...
by udscbt
Sat Apr 06, 2013 5:02 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

boozledorf wrote:Image

Randall doesn't want us to know what it is yet. At least we now know its maximum length and height.
by udscbt
Sat Apr 06, 2013 4:57 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

Mario flag? Ludicrous waiting people. And I'm insane? Best so far, until more words are revealed. I still think "Lurked, waited, posted, and it's interminable." is the best. Both: Lurked, waited, posted; and I'm insane. What about "Lurked, waited, posted. Am I insane?". This way...
by udscbt
Sat Apr 06, 2013 4:13 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

bigcrag92 wrote:Image

it ain't over yet kids.

We've seen small, time for BIG!
by udscbt
Fri Apr 05, 2013 11:00 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

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And this is my call for coma.
by udscbt
Fri Apr 05, 2013 10:53 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

has no one linked to this comic yet? http://www.xkcd.com/878/ seems apt. You can't build a model in a model. Actually it has been quoted several times. It's is the contraction of "It is". Its is the possessive of it. Not if It is the name of a person. E.g.: "That is It's book" o...
by udscbt
Fri Apr 05, 2013 10:46 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

It's is the contraction of "It is". Its is the possessive of it. Not if It is the name of a person. E.g.: "That is It's book" or "Who's that cursed hat?" "It's It's". That is its book. You've written "That is it is book." It's its. You've written &q...
by udscbt
Fri Apr 05, 2013 10:40 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

It's is the contraction of "It is". Its is the possessive of it. Not if It is the name of a person. E.g.: "That is It's book" or "Who's that cursed hat?" "It's It's". That is its book. You've written "That is it is book." It's its. You've written &q...
by udscbt
Fri Apr 05, 2013 10:33 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

It's is the contraction of "It is". Its is the possessive of it. Not if It is the name of a person. E.g.: "That is It's book" or "Who's that cursed hat?" "It's It's". That is its book. You've written "That is it is book." It's its. You've written &q...
by udscbt
Fri Apr 05, 2013 10:20 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

http://pic20.picturetrail.com/VOL257/13575578/24308249/406211678.jpg WATCH OUT! That current Joss Whedon film channeling the end of Cabin in the Woods? It's is the contraction of "It is". Its is the possessive of it. Not if It is the name of a person. E.g.: "That is It's book" o...
by udscbt
Fri Apr 05, 2013 10:16 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

I think this starts a new Period. Let's call it the D'aww Period until new information come.
by udscbt
Fri Apr 05, 2013 10:01 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

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WOOOOOOOOW
by udscbt
Fri Apr 05, 2013 9:27 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

Greetings from page 239. I have to catch up with the thread, but I now need to go to the Outside to... erm... fight the Hat! Ahem. Have you looked at your own avatar lately? Disclaimer: not all hats are evil Another citation: [...] Not all hats are created equal evil [...] Hats: Yes. As an example:...
by udscbt
Fri Apr 05, 2013 9:20 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

Smithers wrote:
udscbt wrote:And I need a pixel counter, there have been a lot of "thing on the right"-rising lately.

<snipped: 40 minutes of bash, wget, java, libreoffice, gimp>
The hump around 120-150 is during the great expansion, so is probably an artifact of that.

Thank you!
by udscbt
Fri Apr 05, 2013 9:02 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

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Is she clapping her hands?
by udscbt
Fri Apr 05, 2013 8:35 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

I need a pixel counter, there have been a lot of "thing on the right"-rising lately. Doesn't look like it has risen since frame 383/401. Where'd that link go to the pixel-y tool... Oh right, I forgot about the script to show the differences between frames , and I created it! Frame 400 - F...
by udscbt
Fri Apr 05, 2013 8:16 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

I was surprised there wasn't an animated gif of the recursive castles, so with a little spare time at work I made this! Damn, can't post images... img844.imageshack.us/img844/9355/xkcd.gif Someone must post this in the Wiki! NOW! I would do it, but I don't know what is the best article. Alright: Si...
by udscbt
Fri Apr 05, 2013 3:50 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

Greetings from page 239. I have to catch up with the thread, but I now need to go to the Outside to... erm... fight the Hat! Anyway I stopped by just to congratulate my anagram (ubscdt) on his Cardinalship.
by udscbt
Thu Apr 04, 2013 9:00 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

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New Frame!
by udscbt
Thu Apr 04, 2013 8:01 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

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"Look look! Only one hand!" - Cueball

EDIT: ninja'd so hard that the forum didn't even show it to me
by udscbt
Thu Apr 04, 2013 7:43 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

Guys/dudes/y'all, please no more discussion of 2001 without spoiler tags! Some of us haven't seen the movie yet! Well, ok, "some" is probably an over-estimate. It's probably just me. Really, you want spoiler tags for something that came out 45 years ago 3 . On meta: Do we have to align ou...
by udscbt
Thu Apr 04, 2013 7:02 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

Perhaps a group of us should look into this. Call it the Congregation for the Doctrine of Temporal Faith, or something. Nobody would expect that. Excuse me! I am the Prefect of the Congregatio pro Doctrina Temporis (check the wiki and this ), we don't need to create one. Excellent. Dera...
by udscbt
Thu Apr 04, 2013 6:19 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

Perhaps a group of us should look into this. Call it the Congregation for the Doctrine of Temporal Faith, or something. Nobody would expect that. Excuse me! I am the Prefect of the Congregatio pro Doctrina Temporis (check the wiki and this ), we don't need to create one. Excellent. Dera...
by udscbt
Thu Apr 04, 2013 6:03 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

Perhaps a group of us should look into this. Call it the Congregation for the Doctrine of Temporal Faith, or something. Nobody would expect that. Excuse me! I am the Prefect of the Congregatio pro Doctrina Temporis (check the wiki and this ), we don't need to create one. Excellent. Dera...
by udscbt
Thu Apr 04, 2013 4:14 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

bigcrag92 wrote:I think there's too many ninjas

Ninjas are never enough! Now I hope that Megan will return with some ninjas. And raptors, I'm still waiting for raptors.
by udscbt
Thu Apr 04, 2013 4:01 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

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He must be joking! Not even Cueball is THAT slow! Is he waiting for Megan to tell him what to do?
EDIT: ninja'd but posting anyway
by udscbt
Thu Apr 04, 2013 3:01 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

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It's becoming quite boring... erm, I mean, all hail the One True Comic for its revelations!
by udscbt
Thu Apr 04, 2013 2:24 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

Wait a moment, you also mispelled my name when you ratified me! Wait, does that mean you are not actually a cardinal? All this time, it was all a lie?? Wait a moment, you also mispelled my name when you ratified me! Wait, does that mean you are not actually a cardinal? *sigh* fine I Bigcrag92 being...
by udscbt
Thu Apr 04, 2013 2:14 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

<snip> If you spelled it right you would already be in. Ok, only because you ratified my cardinalship you can be the Secretary of the CDT. Welcome aboard! Wait a moment, you also mispelled my name when you ratified me! spelling has never been my strong point.... just means i'll be hunting for hairy...
by udscbt
Thu Apr 04, 2013 2:08 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

Apostolic Visitator, Holiest of Holy Fun-Havers Hang on a minute. The historical record as revealed by the One True Thread clearly shows that His (or her) (arse-)holiness Pope Helper the zeroth appointed you Apostolic Vistitator and owing to papal infallibility this must stand. I beseech you to cha...
by udscbt
Thu Apr 04, 2013 1:57 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

Apostolic Visitator, Holiest of Holy Fun-Havers Hang on a minute. The historical record as revealed by the One True Thread clearly shows that His (or her) (arse-)holiness Pope Helper the zeroth appointed you Apostolic Vistitator and owing to papal infallibility this must stand. I beseech you to cha...
by udscbt
Wed Apr 03, 2013 11:11 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

Ok, so I think that the final culmination of The One True Comic (if there is one) MUST involve something specifically about either Time or Waiting. Also, I think we will have another zoom-out, and then maybe another few after that. Eventually it will be the earth, then the solar system, the galaxy,...
by udscbt
Wed Apr 03, 2013 11:02 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

Ok, so I think that the final culmination of The One True Comic (if there is one) MUST involve something specifically about either Time or Waiting. Also, I think we will have another zoom-out, and then maybe another few after that. Eventually it will be the earth, then the solar system, the galaxy,...
by udscbt
Wed Apr 03, 2013 10:29 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

Ok, so I think that the final culmination of The One True Comic (if there is one) MUST involve something specifically about either Time or Waiting. Also, I think we will have another zoom-out, and then maybe another few after that. Eventually it will be the earth, then the solar system, the galaxy,...
by udscbt
Wed Apr 03, 2013 10:13 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

Ok, so I think that the final culmination of The One True Comic (if there is one) MUST involve something specifically about either Time or Waiting. Also, I think we will have another zoom-out, and then maybe another few after that. Eventually it will be the earth, then the solar system, the galaxy,...
by udscbt
Wed Apr 03, 2013 9:59 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

Ok, so I think that the final culmination of The One True Comic (if there is one) MUST involve something specifically about either Time or Waiting. Also, I think we will have another zoom-out, and then maybe another few after that. Eventually it will be the earth, then the solar system, the galaxy,...
by udscbt
Wed Apr 03, 2013 8:00 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107345
Views: 51619852

Re: 1190: "Time"

I have added the CDT page to the wiki. If someone wants to edit/add something to it, it would be appreciated. I really hate the way I put the citations. (Catches up) Did we completely miss 351: http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/time/d2829cef96e921c9dd7409762cb1a33468dc4e4a0b2c40d546413ded16d91280.png Fell...

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