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by TheTedinator
Fri Oct 09, 2009 2:14 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: If I had a billion gazillion dollars....
Replies: 233
Views: 34257

Re: If I had a billion gazillion dollars....

I would have an island built in the in the mid-pacific. None of these goddamn souped-up oil platforms, this would be a physical island , with dirt and rocks and trees and beaches and everything. I would then incorporate or whatever this as my own country, completely separate from other governments. ...
by TheTedinator
Thu Oct 08, 2009 9:50 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Homeschooling
Replies: 144
Views: 20891

Re: Homeschooling

I am in 9th grade and have always been homeschooled, and I can say that it is great! I don't think I am very lacking in social skills :P , and i've been involved in organized sports, have a lot of friends at my church, and I take a lot of classes with other homeschoolers here . P.S. My dad is a publ...
by TheTedinator
Thu Oct 08, 2009 3:37 am UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Purple-Prose
Replies: 11
Views: 2941

Re: Purple-Prose

Jorpho wrote:Ah, yes, the Bulwer-Lytton. I own most of the books.

But there is much to be said for the Lyttle Lytton producing results with far greater zing. Oh look, 2009 winners!


Randall wrote one in 2008. It got listed as being bad.
by TheTedinator
Thu Oct 01, 2009 11:19 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Boy Thread: put a hat on ur butt
Replies: 14355
Views: 1449806

Re: Boy Thread: All Roads Lead To Back Bacon

That's pretty awesome. And the man thread has been resurrected from it's 12-day death!
by TheTedinator
Thu Oct 01, 2009 2:25 am UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Think Before Naming Your Child
Replies: 1622
Views: 353397

Re: Think Before Naming Your Child

AVbd wrote:In Orthodox Christianity (at least the form I'm familiar with), everyone must be named after a saint when they are baptised, and has a "Namesday" celebration on the day of their saint, which is supposed to be more important than their birthday celebration.

What form are you familiar with?
by TheTedinator
Mon Sep 28, 2009 10:42 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Describe a game you think would be awesome
Replies: 128
Views: 12770

Re: Describe a game you think would be awesome

Perhaps an experience point penalty if the victim is a certain number of levels below you?
by TheTedinator
Sat Sep 26, 2009 11:11 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Reconstruction (Free-Form Game)
Replies: 253
Views: 14867

Re: The Reconstruction (Free-Form Game)

Are you willing to accept complete noobs to this kind of game? (I have a rough idea of how they are played, but I've never played before). If you'll take me, I'd like to play. Also, how often would we be expected to post? I'l send a bio when I've written one.
by TheTedinator
Sat Sep 26, 2009 10:52 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: what would you choose as your super power?
Replies: 636
Views: 74996

Re: what would you choose as your super power?

I came here not expecting so many time manipulation posts, but then I remembered that this is a geek board. :D So yeah, I would like the ability to manipulate time as well. I've done some thinking about this, and I've thought of a couple of non-extremely-overpowered powers: [*] Teleportation, but on...
by TheTedinator
Sat Sep 26, 2009 7:26 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: One Telescope Per Child, (you can help, you can get one too)
Replies: 13
Views: 1477

Re: One Telescope Per Child, (you can help, you can get one too)

LinuxPenguin wrote:This seems like a brilliant idea, even for someone who already has a good telescope. I've got a really nice one, but i almost never use it because it's a pain to get it outside.


Same here. A couple years ago I bought a really nice 5.5 inch reflecting telescope, but I rarely use
it.
by TheTedinator
Sat Sep 26, 2009 2:00 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8673
Views: 1866178

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

No Comic Sans!

Spoiler:
freemod.jpg
Alt Text: Yes. Yes it is.
freemod.jpg (18.3 KiB) Viewed 4775 times
"Aisle" has only been said once.
by TheTedinator
Fri Sep 25, 2009 11:13 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Marvel: Ultimate Alliance
Replies: 8
Views: 1371

Re: Marvel: Ultimate Alliance

The game is quite fun, but it does get stale after awhile. I am really looking forward to the sequel though.
by TheTedinator
Fri Sep 25, 2009 11:11 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Describe a game you think would be awesome
Replies: 128
Views: 12770

Re: Describe a game you think would be awesome

My ideal game would be a MMORPFP/TPS with a very large open world. I would also want full PvP, possibly with some safe zones so that n00bs aren't always getting pwned. It's leveling system would have to be made so that there is little to no incentive for high-level players to slaughter lower-level o...
by TheTedinator
Fri Sep 25, 2009 11:00 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: What's the first xkcd comic you read?
Replies: 41
Views: 3193

Re: What's the first xkcd comic you read?

PhoenixEnigma wrote:
TheTedinator wrote:How do you make a link say something besides the url on these boards anyway?


Code: Select all

 [url=http://fubar.example.com]This is an Example[/url]


Thanks. :)
by TheTedinator
Thu Sep 24, 2009 9:58 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Childhood misconceptions
Replies: 868
Views: 109473

Re: Childhood misconceptions

Childhood misconception: It's pronounced HY-po-TEN-use.
by TheTedinator
Thu Sep 24, 2009 9:38 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: What's the first xkcd comic you read?
Replies: 41
Views: 3193

Re: What's the first xkcd comic you read?

I recall that soon after i started following the comic, http://xkcd.com/435/ came out. I don't recall what the first comic i read was though. I remember being introduced to xkcd by a mission in TheNethernet, (then PMOG), so I'm sure that it was one of the better ones. How do you make a link say some...
by TheTedinator
Thu Sep 24, 2009 9:20 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8673
Views: 1866178

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

Thanks! :)

Here's my second attempt:
Spoiler:
purityKol 1.jpg
purityKol 1.jpg (30.52 KiB) Viewed 4941 times


http://xkcd.com/435/

I am slightly obsessed with Kol at the moment. :wink:
by TheTedinator
Thu Sep 24, 2009 4:02 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8673
Views: 1866178

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

http://xkcd.com/272 + http://xkcd.com/455 =

linux_user_at_best_buy_mod.jpg
linux_user_at_best_buy_mod.jpg (12.03 KiB) Viewed 5041 times

Yes, I know it's not that good, but it's my first try. Did anyone else notice the salesman's head looks sort of dented in the first panel?
by TheTedinator
Wed Sep 23, 2009 3:38 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: REALLY Annoying Misconceptions
Replies: 4059
Views: 379699

Re: REALLY Annoying Misconceptions

Cheese wrote:Misconception: Optimus Prime is a Geisha.

Wtf?
by TheTedinator
Thu Sep 17, 2009 7:10 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Anyone can do THAT, but can you...
Replies: 33
Views: 4068

Re: Anyone can do THAT, but can you...

No. No, I can't.

(Sorry).
by TheTedinator
Thu Sep 17, 2009 5:22 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Boy Thread: put a hat on ur butt
Replies: 14355
Views: 1449806

Re: Boy Thread: All Roads Lead To Back Bacon

No, no, build the house with the cans still full. I'd have multiple layers, so that when Z-day happens I could just start eating the inside walls. That... is an incredibly good idea! Though I'm not sure canned bacon is as good (or as manly) as otherwise. Plus the bacon will give you added man-stren...
by TheTedinator
Wed Sep 16, 2009 10:22 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Who the dickens are you?
Replies: 10922
Views: 2421550

Re: INTRO THREAD THE THIRD

Hi!

I'm a student in the good ol' U.S. and I fairly recently decided to join the fora.

(I also posted a few times before posting here)

(sorry)

Can anyone explain the whole "This Cheese is burning me!" thing?
by TheTedinator
Tue Sep 15, 2009 4:58 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Asploding the mind readers' heads
Replies: 60
Views: 5327

Re: Asploding the mind readers' heads

Why not mentally Rickroll them? :twisted:
by TheTedinator
Sun Sep 13, 2009 7:49 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Random bitstream! (000zerozero000000zero)
Replies: 1950
Views: 242853

Re: Random bitstream! (000zerozero000000zero)

1
by TheTedinator
Tue Sep 01, 2009 7:21 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?
Replies: 7747
Views: 783051

Re: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?

yes

A mac?
by TheTedinator
Tue Sep 01, 2009 7:05 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: No, you're thinking of... (a game)
Replies: 146
Views: 14273

Re: No, you're thinking of... (a game)

No, you're thinking of Cheating.

The problem with cheating is that it can hurt your eyes if you do it in dim light.
by TheTedinator
Tue Sep 01, 2009 5:42 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra
Replies: 37
Views: 3808

Re: G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra

I love this movie. Granted, the plot is a bit lacking, but it had Ray Park and Christopher Freakin' Eccleston in it! And the ninja stuff was awesome.
Spoiler:
Why did Storm Shadow turn evil? "Oh no, i didn't get 1st place in my ninja class!"?
by TheTedinator
Tue Sep 01, 2009 5:32 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Kingdom of Loathing
Replies: 449
Views: 60514

Re: Kingdom of Loathing

Cool. I was wondering whether to do hardcore or normal for my next ascension. I'm going to ascend for the first time relatively soon (I'm nearly done slaughtering the frat boys).
by TheTedinator
Mon Aug 31, 2009 12:51 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Kingdom of Loathing
Replies: 449
Views: 60514

Re: Kingdom of Loathing

In HC, do you get to keep your familiars? And don't you get to withdraw some from Hagnk's?
by TheTedinator
Mon Aug 31, 2009 12:49 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: The worst film you've seen
Replies: 716
Views: 262538

Re: The worst film you've seen

Occams_Razor wrote:So far the worse movie I've seen is that damn Eragon adaption


This. They absolutely butchered the book. Left out major plot points, major characters and killed the wrong people. They can't even make a second one.
by TheTedinator
Thu Aug 27, 2009 11:15 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: What is in Your Clipboard?
Replies: 3692
Views: 638228

Re: What is in Your Clipboard?

volleyball


I don't like typing...
by TheTedinator
Mon Jul 20, 2009 5:43 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Kingdom of Loathing
Replies: 449
Views: 60514

Re: Kingdom of Loathing

I am a Level 8 pastamancer on my first ascension. Could some one please explain the difference between a first ascension, a normal ascension, and a hardcore ascension?
by TheTedinator
Fri Jul 17, 2009 4:56 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen [Spoilers start pg2]
Replies: 102
Views: 8428

Re: Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen [Spoilers start pg2]

DreadArchon wrote:Yes. Every piece of Transformers technology has the ability to magically resurrect Optimus. That is why he is in charge.


I laughed so hard.
by TheTedinator
Tue Jul 07, 2009 10:45 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: No, you're thinking of... (a game)
Replies: 146
Views: 14273

Re: No, you're thinking of... (a game)

No, you're thinking of pagers.

The problem with pagers, is that they can be set to stun or to kill.
by TheTedinator
Mon Jul 06, 2009 7:01 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Star Trek Movie (2009) - Spoilers Starting at Page 2
Replies: 233
Views: 76099

Re: Star Trek Movie (2009) - Spoilers Starting at Page 2

cephalopod9 wrote:I really can't say what's most efficient when gathering space minerals, or how a giant laser might factor into that.


A small lack of experience in these matters, huh? :lol:

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