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by Lord Cathbad
Thu Mar 28, 2013 7:45 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

xspeedballx wrote:We have officially reached the 4th page of this thread! This is exciting! We can easily reach 7 pages, but 8 seems unlikely.



... Is this some reference...?
by Lord Cathbad
Thu Mar 28, 2013 7:41 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

bigcrag92 wrote:
AluisioASG wrote:
bigcrag92 wrote:100 :D


Not yet.


Miss counted :oops:

Edit: oh now its 100....


100! I'm in this page! Woot.


.... I need to get my priorities in order.
by Lord Cathbad
Thu Mar 28, 2013 7:34 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

Anyone notice that Cueball's voice is coming from pretty high up? Yeah, that is weird. I think that is simply required for the proper flow of conversation... The position of the text, yes, but the line going off screen terminates too high, it should curve down and be closer to the water surface. Ei...
by Lord Cathbad
Thu Mar 28, 2013 7:32 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

I'm thinking it wasn't the water/liquid that she got in her mouth. I'm thinking we will have a period of expansion to the right to reveal what she actually got in her mouth.
by Lord Cathbad
Thu Mar 28, 2013 7:19 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

zaphodbeebledoc wrote:
Lord Cathbad wrote:
Helper wrote:If the next frame shows Megan saying that she feels re-energized, we know that it's coffee. ...right?...



Or red bull. They could develop wings and fly off.


Well they can't be on the Moon then... Blast!


But it could be Titan.
by Lord Cathbad
Thu Mar 28, 2013 7:14 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

Helper wrote:If the next frame shows Megan saying that she feels re-energized, we know that it's coffee. ...right?...



Or red bull. They could develop wings and fly off.
by Lord Cathbad
Thu Mar 28, 2013 7:01 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

Lord Cathbad wrote:That's what she said!


I really thought someone would have posted the new frame by the time this was up.
by Lord Cathbad
Thu Mar 28, 2013 7:00 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

That's what she said!
by Lord Cathbad
Thu Mar 28, 2013 6:22 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

Do you think that if anyone started reading the thread all the way through right now, if the posting count continued as it is, would that hypothetical person be able to reach the end? Ever? Sounds like a candidate for the next What-If? haha I think it's doable. I mean, we've been able to catch up s...
by Lord Cathbad
Thu Mar 28, 2013 6:16 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

embracethehate wrote:Honestly, the lake/ocean/sea/puddle can be whatever the heck you want it to be, right? It's not like Randall's gonna come knocking on your front door to correct you.

It's obviously jello anyway.




... But what if he does?
by Lord Cathbad
Thu Mar 28, 2013 6:13 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

Do you think that if anyone started reading the thread all the way through right now, if the posting count continued as it is, would that hypothetical person be able to reach the end? Ever? Sounds like a candidate for the next What-If? haha I think it's doable. I mean, we've been able to catch up s...
by Lord Cathbad
Thu Mar 28, 2013 5:32 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

They're obviously swimming out frame...
by Lord Cathbad
Thu Mar 28, 2013 3:57 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

I feel like if there's going to be merch for this wonderful productivity killer, the image doesn't work too well on a shirt. Maybe magnets, or posters? What if there were dozens of frames on the one shirt? There could be one shirt per epoch/period with all the relevant frames. My favourite (so far)...
by Lord Cathbad
Thu Mar 28, 2013 3:29 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

0.1NP!
by Lord Cathbad
Thu Mar 28, 2013 3:26 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

belliott4488 wrote:
daef wrote:
backwrds wrote:
daef wrote:
backwrds wrote:IT'S SNOW!?


snow is white - see #702


sand is white - see #505

I see no compelling argument one way or the other. (though I am curious about the lack of buckets)


Touché and i love #505!

#505 just rocks!!!
:P


Are you saying they buil the castles out of rocks?
by Lord Cathbad
Thu Mar 28, 2013 3:17 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

Aiwendil wrote:
LordCathbad wrote:Fine then. The castles are an analogy to babies. The flags are an analogy for cancer.


So . . . they made one baby, then made a bunch more, and then decided to give them all cancer? Art is weird.


Well... yes.
by Lord Cathbad
Thu Mar 28, 2013 3:09 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

Grepus wrote:
Wraithlord wrote:Suddenly, Tsunami!


This theory again?


Fine then. The castles are an analogy to babies. The flags are an analogy for cancer.

Prefer those?
by Lord Cathbad
Thu Mar 28, 2013 2:34 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

I had joined the forums A LONG time ago, had to search my email to find my username. I have read EVERY SINGLE post here since it all started, at least I think so. I may not have read some of the ninja posts. Finally, I think I might have something to add that hasn't been said before: I now have a p...
by Lord Cathbad
Thu Mar 28, 2013 2:31 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

CAUGHT UP! Jesus, people! slow down! It took me 4 newpix to read all the pages I missed when I was comatose.
by Lord Cathbad
Thu Mar 28, 2013 5:02 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

Another tower!
See you guys in 14 newpix.
by Lord Cathbad
Thu Mar 28, 2013 4:46 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

AluisioASG wrote:
Helper wrote:
Lord Cathbad wrote:I think maybe her pushing on the edge of a comic signifies that she's pregnant!

*trollface*

No, moron, it means she fucking miscarried.


You both are wrong. She (and Cueball?) is (are?) dead and is (are?) trying to come back. To here.


Not to the Outside!
by Lord Cathbad
Thu Mar 28, 2013 4:46 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

Helper wrote:
Lord Cathbad wrote:I think maybe her pushing on the edge of a comic signifies that she's pregnant!

*trollface*

No, moron, it means she fucking miscarried.


No, but you see, when you give birth, you push the boundaries or walls to widen the area, er, down there. So it has to be a pregnancy omen!
by Lord Cathbad
Thu Mar 28, 2013 4:42 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

I think maybe her pushing on the edge of a comic signifies that she's pregnant!

*trollface*
by Lord Cathbad
Thu Mar 28, 2013 3:39 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

darthjimmy wrote:Are we still watching the One Comic or just arguing over religious specifics?


But if the religion is about the comic...
by Lord Cathbad
Thu Mar 28, 2013 3:14 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

moody7277 wrote:So the present has finally caught up with the future. Excellent.


It seems we have gone back... Back to the future!
by Lord Cathbad
Thu Mar 28, 2013 12:55 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

Where does that come from, any way? I haven't seen it on any twitter feeds or anything... Even if Randall actually did say that, he's hardly the most reliable source :twisted: . It's from a personal communication, as in, he asked me to post it. And I'm sorry if it sounds rude but... Who are you? Wh...
by Lord Cathbad
Wed Mar 27, 2013 11:11 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

kaley wrote:I checked again! I want it to be real so badly.


It is. You don't even need to really believe in it.
by Lord Cathbad
Wed Mar 27, 2013 11:09 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

Your comic is in another castle.
by Lord Cathbad
Wed Mar 27, 2013 11:06 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

From the IRC channel: LordCathbad: OOOOOOOOOOOHHHH! LordCathbad: I realized something! zatch: what? LordCathbad: For How I met Your Mother fans who haven't seen last monday's episode... uhm, close your eyes? zatch: i haven't but i don't care, spoil it LordCathbad: Ted gave the final date of WHEN the...
by Lord Cathbad
Wed Mar 27, 2013 10:52 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

skuk wrote:The comments on zooming out to find ourselves in 'click and drag' made me go back to the original. If Randal is willing to mess with time, would he edit that one? Didn't find any change, but re-appreciated the big world.


He didn't... so far.
by Lord Cathbad
Wed Mar 27, 2013 9:45 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

Also, has anyone confirmed that the alt-text has remained as "Wait for It" this whole time? Just to make sure...
by Lord Cathbad
Wed Mar 27, 2013 9:42 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

After playing around with the pics a bit, I'm pretty sure it's zooming out, and it's not a landslide or anything of the sort. And if it is zooming out, what's it zooming out to? Will it turn out that the castle is part of some sort of fractal? where the castle is part of an even larger castle? If I...
by Lord Cathbad
Wed Mar 27, 2013 9:08 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

After playing around with the pics a bit, I'm pretty sure it's zooming out, and it's not a landslide or anything of the sort. And if it is zooming out, what's it zooming out to? Will it turn out that the castle is part of some sort of fractal? where the castle is part of an even larger castle? If I...
by Lord Cathbad
Wed Mar 27, 2013 9:04 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

After playing around with the pics a bit, I'm pretty sure it's zooming out, and it's not a landslide or anything of the sort. And if it is zooming out, what's it zooming out to? Will it turn out that the castle is part of some sort of fractal? where the castle is part of an even larger castle? If I...
by Lord Cathbad
Wed Mar 27, 2013 9:00 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

After playing around with the pics a bit, I'm pretty sure it's zooming out, and it's not a landslide or anything of the sort. And if it is zooming out, what's it zooming out to? Will it turn out that the castle is part of some sort of fractal? where the castle is part of an even larger castle? If I...
by Lord Cathbad
Wed Mar 27, 2013 8:12 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

KroniK907 wrote:4 more posts including this one to beat out the massive flame war on "Pickup Artist" I have a feeling that over the course of this next week we will be doubling the amount of replies....


Could it be mine???

EDIT: too late.
by Lord Cathbad
Wed Mar 27, 2013 7:32 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

I don't think we can really analyze a couple pixels change as significant, especially when we weren't looking for meaning in every pixel in earlier frames. We're just gonna have to play the waiting game now. 1 minute. I carefully rewatched the gifs, paying close attention to the water. At least on ...
by Lord Cathbad
Wed Mar 27, 2013 7:14 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

Actually, it got me thinking about why we assume the genders of the characters in the comic. That then broadened to how we know the gender of ANY xkcd character. Hair? Ridiculous. Clothing? Being intimate with another character? Please -- are you paying attention to what's happening in the Supreme ...
by Lord Cathbad
Wed Mar 27, 2013 6:59 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

So, everyone's assignment between frames is this: pick a regular xkcd character and find the first proof of that character's gender within a comic. Go! I call Megan!! http://xkcd.com/631/ Nope! This one is earlier! http://xkcd.com/583/ Curse you!! You win. <truestory>Fun fact: I started going from ...
by Lord Cathbad
Wed Mar 27, 2013 6:53 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 104994
Views: 30365458

Re: 1190: "Time"

Actually, it got me thinking about why we assume the genders of the characters in the comic. That then broadened to how we know the gender of ANY xkcd character. Hair? Ridiculous. Clothing? Being intimate with another character? Please -- are you paying attention to what's happening in the Supreme ...

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