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by Vaskafdt
Sun Jan 02, 2011 5:49 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Maximize the post:views ratio! (if you look, you must post)
Replies: 36982
Views: 2502083

Re: Maximize the post:views ratio! (if you look, you must p

Accidentally clicked here :(.. now I must post.
by Vaskafdt
Sat Jan 01, 2011 11:35 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Count up in Base 110
Replies: 885
Views: 121698

Re: Count up in Base 110

2d
by Vaskafdt
Sat Jan 01, 2011 6:17 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0841: "Audiophiles"
Replies: 266
Views: 52722

Re: 0841: "Audiophiles"

It's been asked twice and no answer so I'll just ask again, 3rd time's the charm... What's the "Monster Cable Experiment?" As far as I know: they took very expensive cables, and a coat hanger.. they let a few people listen to music that went through both.. and no one could tell the differ...
by Vaskafdt
Sat Jan 01, 2011 8:59 am UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: Username Alteration
Replies: 4
Views: 1403

Re: Username Alteration

Thank you, to whoever done it :D
by Vaskafdt
Fri Dec 31, 2010 8:32 am UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: Username Alteration
Replies: 4
Views: 1403

Re: Username Alteration

_infina_ wrote:I believe that davean, Hammer, and Belial have such an ability, but will probably not use it for something like that.


:cry:

I know they do, now all I need is for the gods of good mood to bless them when they read this post.
by Vaskafdt
Fri Dec 31, 2010 8:23 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0841: "Audiophiles"
Replies: 266
Views: 52722

Re: 0841: Audiophiles

This is the best comic Randell had in a long while.. I literally laughed out loud.

This comic was funny to me even tho I read it on an old CRT monitor, take that videophiles.
by Vaskafdt
Thu Dec 30, 2010 11:35 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Rate the avatar above you
Replies: 3930
Views: 400026

Re: Rate the avatar above you

Krawl wrote:D/J because I don't understand.


7/10 made me chuckle.
by Vaskafdt
Thu Dec 30, 2010 8:41 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Rate the avatar above you
Replies: 3930
Views: 400026

Re: Rate the avatar above you

your avatar looks like it just watched 2 girls 1 cup. :)

9/10 for shocked
by Vaskafdt
Wed Dec 29, 2010 11:52 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Pronunciation, Spelling and Grammar. How important are they?
Replies: 50
Views: 5625

Re: Pronunciation, Spelling and Grammar. How important are t

I didn't notice any mistakes, so good job! :D thank you, but unfortunately that post had 7 mistakes caught by my trusty spell checker. it's the mistakes that the spell checkers miss that bother me the most. From my experience people here aren't too hard on spelling mistakes. And if they really both...
by Vaskafdt
Wed Dec 29, 2010 11:34 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Pronunciation, Spelling and Grammar. How important are they?
Replies: 50
Views: 5625

Re: Pronunciation, Spelling and Grammar. How important are t

I imagine that it must be nice to not be so paranoid to think that people won't like you any more because you don't capitalise your sentences I wish I had that skill. I was born in Israel to a family of Russian immigrants. Until the age of four the only language i communicated in was Russian. Then ...
by Vaskafdt
Tue Dec 28, 2010 2:59 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Pronunciation, Spelling and Grammar. How important are they?
Replies: 50
Views: 5625

Re: Pronunciation, Spelling and Grammar. How important are t

Zohar wrote:
SexyTalon wrote:OR the other kind, who's odd sentence structure and peculiar word choices

The whole They're/Their/There thing is also fairly inexcusable,

So who's/whose is fair game? :P



My most common mistake is than/then.. and yes, I should know better.
by Vaskafdt
Tue Dec 28, 2010 9:06 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8673
Views: 1862743

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

Hello. First of all. In my search to see if this joke has been done I noticed that 3119: Mutual Hypothetical by Ephemeron is incorrectly sourced as 249 instead of 248 . And now back to topic. Chess Puzzle http://dl.dropbox.com/u/12305244/chess.jpg Alt text: I should really learn how the damn chess p...
by Vaskafdt
Tue Dec 28, 2010 7:34 am UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: Username Alteration
Replies: 4
Views: 1403

Username Alteration

Greetings.

Slightly more then a year ago I have registered to this here forum.
Being in a hurry to post I have forgotten to capitalize the first letter of my username. Is it possible in any way to fix that?

Cheers.
by Vaskafdt
Tue Dec 28, 2010 7:25 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Pronunciation, Spelling and Grammar. How important are they?
Replies: 50
Views: 5625

Re: Pronunciation, Spelling and Grammar. How important are t

I'm always happy when I finish a long post and the spellchecker didn't mark a single word as wrong.

but if I notice I get a particular word wrong very often I sit down and memorize the spelling.


anyway Stephen Fry
by Vaskafdt
Sun Dec 26, 2010 11:47 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8673
Views: 1862743

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

Amarantha wrote:^ I think you just out-xkcd'd xkcd :shock:

Way more awesome!


Indeed he did.


Spoiler:
Plane on a Treadmill!
Image
Alt text: for the record. It will most likely take off.
source: 107
by Vaskafdt
Sun Dec 26, 2010 10:11 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0836: "Sickness"
Replies: 299
Views: 57537

Re: 0836: "Sickness"

As for those who care whether it's continuity or hypocrisy I ask how do you know it's the same black hat guy in every strip he's in? No confirmation for " any " strip. but according to 496, it is the same Black hat guy as in 562 (I assume it's a prequel to the secretary arc) and also in 4...
by Vaskafdt
Sat Dec 25, 2010 6:54 pm UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: The Rude train passenger. (probability Puzzle)
Replies: 1
Views: 1817

The Rude train passenger. (probability Puzzle)

Hello. I read quite a few puzzles here and I don't remember seeing this one.. I searched a few variants and didn't find. so here goes. (feel free to do whatever it is you do to offenders if it's already here) There is a train cab with pre-ordered sitting arrangements (50 seats) every passanger has a...
by Vaskafdt
Sat Dec 25, 2010 12:11 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Show the world your desktop! [Mommy, what's 56K?]
Replies: 2356
Views: 443993

Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Amishdemon wrote:
poxic wrote:Graciously created by vaskafdt:

Spoiler:
xkcd_desktop.jpg


Hey that's mine too


Mine as well :D
by Vaskafdt
Fri Dec 24, 2010 2:40 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8673
Views: 1862743

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

Giant Speck, I do not understand the relevance of your change... He changed "Check Out" for "Update Total" I'm shamed to say it took me a long time to spot. Not so Merry Christmas http://dl.dropbox.com/u/12305244/tree.jpg Alt Text: we waited as long as we could to tell you, but ...
by Vaskafdt
Fri Dec 24, 2010 6:02 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0838 : "Incident"
Replies: 59
Views: 16683

Re: 0838 : "Incident"

I love the Christmas Carol at the Title text :)

much better then the one WBC released this year.
by Vaskafdt
Fri Dec 24, 2010 1:11 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8673
Views: 1862743

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

Coupons week!!!!!

Real Coupon
Spoiler:
Image
Alt Text: I never get any of the cool coupon codes :(
Source: 837
by Vaskafdt
Wed Dec 22, 2010 7:40 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0836: "Sickness"
Replies: 299
Views: 57537

Re: 0836: "Sickness"

bkbutler83 wrote:jeez I don't know the word..."ability to maintain your very reasonable convictions"...(is there a word for that?)


Faith?
by Vaskafdt
Wed Dec 22, 2010 5:55 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8673
Views: 1862743

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

I promised to do this on the comic's official thread: http://img255.imageshack.us/img255/6171/science2.png Superpowers: they work, bitches. 836 | 298 | 796 By the way vaskafdt, I liked yours too. thanks. I didn't get to check the sickness thread today yet. but if you haven't, you should post it the...
by Vaskafdt
Tue Dec 21, 2010 1:24 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0836: "Sickness"
Replies: 299
Views: 57537

Re: 0836: "Sickness"

No, it's not . I have addressed EXACTLY that in my second or third post, and the big point here is that Randall thinks all the things non-scientific can only give "solace" to people, and that's only because Randall doesn't and won't try to understand those things. Do you seriously think p...
by Vaskafdt
Tue Dec 21, 2010 2:57 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0836: "Sickness"
Replies: 299
Views: 57537

Re: 0836: "Sickness"

First of all. I do not believe in a personal god as described in most doctrines. more then that, I actively believe his nonexistence. I reject all things spiritual. I consider the "holy texts" (old testament, new, Qur'an, etc..) to be a collection of fairy tales with some spicing of histor...
by Vaskafdt
Mon Dec 20, 2010 8:59 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8673
Views: 1862743

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

Serious Business Part I http://dl.dropbox.com/u/12305244/seriousBusiness1.jpg alt text: Two words, Crazy prepared Source 836 Serious Business Part II http://dl.dropbox.com/u/12305244/seriousBusiness2.jpg alt text: oh yea, this discussion was about RL characters all along.. not about comic book char...
by Vaskafdt
Sun Dec 19, 2010 8:31 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Rate the avatar above you
Replies: 3930
Views: 400026

Re: Rate the avatar above you

Is that a fox? a dog? 7/9.1 for confusing me.
by Vaskafdt
Sat Dec 18, 2010 8:01 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8673
Views: 1862743

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

Giant Speck wrote:
vaskafdt wrote:Not Really my Birthday
Spoiler:
Image
alt text: also. sorry for all the gifts that turn out to be pranks.
Source 666, 680

I am unfamiliar with this "Aoril" month.



typo :( fixed now.

Sandry wrote:This made me super happy. :D


Thank you.
by Vaskafdt
Fri Dec 17, 2010 10:16 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8673
Views: 1862743

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

Here's another one. Aliens in the Shire http://dl.dropbox.com/u/12305244/tardis.jpg alt text: also. my sonic screwdriver probably doesn't work on the gates of Moria. Source 760 , 775 Not Really my Birthday http://dl.dropbox.com/u/12305244/birthday.jpg alt text: also. sorry for all the gifts that...
by Vaskafdt
Sun Dec 12, 2010 2:32 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Rate the avatar above you
Replies: 3930
Views: 400026

Re: Rate the avatar above you

She looks ready for some Zombie slaughter. 10/10
by Vaskafdt
Fri Dec 10, 2010 12:01 pm UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: Annoying Constant Background
Replies: 3
Views: 505

Re: Annoying Constant Background

I am pretty sure this is screen burn-in. You have obviously left the screen on with a static image for a long time, so the image literally 'burned' itself on (this is why screen-savers are used, or better yet, turn off screen after 10 minutes). You have two options. If this is a crt, it is pretty m...
by Vaskafdt
Fri Dec 10, 2010 12:00 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Mossad Strikes again! this time with Sharks!
Replies: 34
Views: 5542

Re: Mossad Strikes again! this time with Sharks!

Those things I mentioned above? I didnt make them up. Those were from the Egyptian press. http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/wikipedian_protester.png please... I'd love to see that :D The tsunami one was from an Egyptian paper called Al Osoboa, I cant find it in their archive because it doesnt go back tha...
by Vaskafdt
Fri Dec 10, 2010 6:32 am UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: Annoying Constant Background
Replies: 3
Views: 505

Annoying Constant Background

Good Morning. I recently started having a really bizarre issue on my desktop (Windows XP) There is a weird Background image that chose to impose itself over anything black that I open... I started noticing it on YouTube. Whenever I opened a new window, it's background before it finished loading wasn...
by Vaskafdt
Fri Dec 10, 2010 12:44 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Mossad Strikes again! this time with Sharks!
Replies: 34
Views: 5542

Re: Mossad Strikes again! this time with Sharks!

yedidyak wrote:Those things I mentioned above? I didnt make them up. Those were from the Egyptian press.

Image


please... I'd love to see that :D
by Vaskafdt
Wed Dec 08, 2010 1:48 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Mossad Strikes again! this time with Sharks!
Replies: 34
Views: 5542

Re: Mossad Strikes again! this time with Sharks!

yedidyak wrote:Mossad also did the Boxing day tsunami, Iran earthquake, AIDS in general, and a few others.


Don't forget the assassination of Abraham Lincoln and Haim Arlosoroff.
by Vaskafdt
Wed Dec 08, 2010 10:04 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Mossad Strikes again! this time with Sharks!
Replies: 34
Views: 5542

Re: Mossad Strikes again! this time with Sharks!

badmartialarts wrote:You Don't Mess With the Jaws.


Jaws did WTC!!!
by Vaskafdt
Wed Dec 08, 2010 8:33 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Mossad Strikes again! this time with Sharks!
Replies: 34
Views: 5542

Mossad Strikes again! this time with Sharks!

I just saw that article and I had to see what you guys think about it.

http://blogs.news.sky.com/middleeastblo ... 2a5845f2a8
by Vaskafdt
Sun Dec 05, 2010 6:55 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8673
Views: 1862743

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

SANTARII wrote:Hello there, I'm a first time xkcdsw-er.

628.png

628



Nice one :)
by Vaskafdt
Thu Nov 25, 2010 8:34 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0825: "Guest Week: Jeffrey Rowland (Overcompensating)"
Replies: 51
Views: 13883

Re: 0825: "Guest Week: Jeffrey Rowland (Overcompensating)"

Covane wrote:It would be wise to not go to the wikipedia article.

Edit: It would be wise to not scroll down on the wikipedia article.



it would also be wise to not search Necrosis Fetish on google images.
by Vaskafdt
Thu Nov 25, 2010 8:29 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8673
Views: 1862743

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

Nerd sniped: I calculated how many posts it would take to start the next page.


it took me some time to understand what you meant by that.. (because I don't see you as page topper) then i realized my settings for posts per page are different then the default.


anyways.. Ephemeron great Comic.

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