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by Vaskafdt
Mon Sep 27, 2010 10:46 pm UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: Falling Elevator of Dooooom!
Replies: 20
Views: 9251

Re: Falling Elevator of Dooooom!

This Troper thinks that from the point of View (did anyone ever notice it sounds almost exactly like saying Point of you?) of the person in the Elevator the Balloon will stay exactly where it is. i.e. it will travel down at the exact speed the lift does. (lift or elevator? what is your preferred ter...
by Vaskafdt
Fri Sep 10, 2010 11:13 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8673
Views: 1859503

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

Quantum Sunshine wrote:Is there any comic this squirrel can't fit into?



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by Vaskafdt
Fri Sep 10, 2010 2:56 pm UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Combining Idioms. Portmanteau style
Replies: 26
Views: 16005

Re: Combining Idioms. Portmanteau style

yea. those are great.. and i guess mixed metaphor is the right term.. a shame there isn't some obscure portmanteau for it :(.


as much fun as shooting monkeys in a barrel
by Vaskafdt
Fri Sep 10, 2010 2:49 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8673
Views: 1859503

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

another :)

Spoiler:
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by Vaskafdt
Thu Sep 09, 2010 11:45 am UTC
Forum: Your art and links
Topic: XKCD Wallpapers
Replies: 35
Views: 71367

Re: XKCD Wallpapers

Sorry for necroing this a bit. but here is what I use on my desktop.

Spoiler:
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by Vaskafdt
Thu Sep 09, 2010 1:39 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8673
Views: 1859503

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

e^iπ+1=0 wrote:You used the wrong its/it's.



I just took a screenshot from Wikipedia, not my fault their editors can't spell.


Thanks tho... fixed.
by Vaskafdt
Thu Sep 09, 2010 1:29 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8673
Views: 1859503

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

You, sir, name? wrote:Nah. The only real headache is the kama sutra mistranslations one. There have been pages full of nothing but kama sutra mistranslation comics.


oh i seen those.. and I'll join the bandwagon just once..
Spoiler:
attention_shopper.jpg


and another:
Spoiler:
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by Vaskafdt
Thu Sep 09, 2010 12:19 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8673
Views: 1859503

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

my first attempt at this.

also I didn't read all the pages.. just about 50-60 of them. so if the purity chart (my all time favorite comic) was already abused to death i strongly apologize

purity.jpg
by Vaskafdt
Wed Sep 08, 2010 7:49 pm UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Combining Idioms. Portmanteau style
Replies: 26
Views: 16005

Combining Idioms. Portmanteau style

Greetings. a small question i thought I'd ask here Portmanteau : A blend of two (or more) words or morphemes and their meanings into one new word. I would like to know if there is a word for a blend of two (or more) idioms or common phrases and their meanings into one new idiom. example: I'll cross ...
by Vaskafdt
Mon Apr 12, 2010 4:44 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0726: "Seat Selection"
Replies: 112
Views: 27240

Re: "Seat Selection" Discussion

I would click the Co-Pilot seat to get to know this lovely tourist.

:) then maybe on the connect flight.. we can both click the bathroom stall.
by Vaskafdt
Wed Mar 03, 2010 9:54 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0709: "I Am"
Replies: 152
Views: 46856

Re: "I Am" Discussion

Yes, I am white now,' said Gandalf. 'Indeed I am Saruman, one might almost say, Saruman as he should have been. And this is my counterpart, R2-D2 We call ourselves "the Q". Or you may call me that; it's all much the same thing. And I have presented myself to you as a fellow ship captain so...
by Vaskafdt
Thu Feb 18, 2010 6:46 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0703: "Honor Societies"
Replies: 234
Views: 60251

Re: Honor Societies

This comic is a new Innovation! it's like a free gift to us all of us.

tho why is the Facebook group name not tautological is an unsolved mystery.
by Vaskafdt
Mon Jan 04, 2010 6:42 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0684: "We Get It"
Replies: 115
Views: 31239

Re: "We Get It" Discussion

Well I haven't seen Avatar yet, my girlfriend doesn't even want to go see it.. she hates the concept of Hollywood film making. then again, she doesn't even agree to try and check out XKCD. maybe I'll go watch it with a few of my friends next week. if I find the time. but it's hard because I'm in a n...
by Vaskafdt
Fri Dec 25, 2009 9:14 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0680: "December 25th"
Replies: 148
Views: 25450

Re: "December 25th" Discussion

first time poster, it's funny how someone can take a topic i generally agree with, and still turn me against him in this discussion simply by being rude and offensive, a rare combination of Theophobia and Homophobia all in a shiny little obnoxious package. on topic Randell get out my sister's head!!...

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