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by udscbt
Sat Mar 30, 2013 8:03 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Things that be on my side for 600, Alex!"

i tin't wait to see the new trebuchete in action, a knife throwing catapult? +awesome 50 I'll say it again, we need to go nuclear! I don't reckon ballistae have enough range for us to be outside of the blast radius. Unless we build a tiny, tiny nuclear bomb. I think someone (I don't remember who, s...
by udscbt
Sat Mar 30, 2013 7:27 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

sparehead3 wrote:How the hell do I stop my text from being replaced with nonsense/bullshit?

Actually, this thread seems to be immune from the madness in a way. Only quoted text is replaced.
by udscbt
Sat Mar 30, 2013 7:20 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

I was wondering, assuming the time between two frames inside the Time world was constant before the weekend (and I know perfectly that I shouldn't assume that), is it still constant or has it sped up as the outsider time? EDIT: while I'm at it, I will also link the bumping list http://xkcd-time.wiki...
by udscbt
Sat Mar 30, 2013 7:08 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Things that be on my side for 600, Alex!"

Yes, coma-t.i.m.e for buffygirl. In the name of The One Comic, carry on. And Wait For It. (and ratify me as a Cardinal)! Cardinal Buffygirl it be. I so decree. Added: You be a TimeWaiter, right? Not one of those heretical Initiates or Watchers*? I'd hate to have to rescind. * No, buffygirl, not tha...
by udscbt
Sat Mar 30, 2013 6:31 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 37816483

Re: 1190: "Things that are on my side for 600, Alex!"

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by udscbt
Sat Mar 30, 2013 5:55 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Things that be on my side for 600, Alex!"

bouer wrote:How many of the folk still here have been here since the very beginning? I first saw it at frame 13.

I'm not really sure, but I think I started around frame 20 (just before the creation of the first tower). But I registered long after.
by udscbt
Sat Mar 30, 2013 5:18 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Things that be on my side for 600, Alex!"

zebbedy pointed out in the IRC channel that the name wield-did in the webcountdown.net setting for our loved tune be DONG, so it tin be the official name. EDIT: oh, he also created the Longpix DONG Speaking of this IRC channel... I be rather unfamiliar with IRC , so how do I get to the channel itse...
by udscbt
Sat Mar 30, 2013 5:09 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Things that are on my side for 600, Alex!"

zebbedy pointed out in the IRC channel that the name used in the webcountdown.net setting for our loved tune is DONG, so it can be the official name.
EDIT: oh, he also created the Longpix DONG
by udscbt
Sat Mar 30, 2013 4:12 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 37816483

Re: 1190: "Things that be on my side for 600, Alex!"

The origin of fortnight: "18-19 half-hours (I humbly submit that we begin measuring Things that be on my side for 600, Alex! in "fortnight", equal to thirty standard minutes)" — TheMulattoMaker The watchers of the Magic Kingdom have-did started measuring Things that be on my sid...
by udscbt
Sat Mar 30, 2013 3:54 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106208
Views: 37816483

Re: 1190: "Things that are on my side for 600, Alex!"

The origin of fortnight: "18-19 half-hours (I humbly submit that we begin measuring Things that be on my side for 600, Alex! in "fortnight", equal to thirty standard minutes)" — TheMulattoMaker The watchers of the Magic Kingdom have-did started measuring Things that be on my sid...
by udscbt
Sat Mar 30, 2013 3:07 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106208
Views: 37816483

Re: 1190: "Things that be on my side for 600, Alex!"

The origin of fortnight: "18-19 half-hours (I humbly submit that we begin measuring Things that are on my side for 600, Alex! in "fortnight", equal to thirty standard minutes)" — TheMulattoMaker The watchers of the Magic Kingdom have-did started measuring Things that are on my s...
by udscbt
Sat Mar 30, 2013 2:42 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 37816483

Re: 1190: "Things that be on my side for 600, Alex!"

Is there any consensus over whether Newpix are a constant with outside time being variable, or Newpix being equal to 30 outside minutes? Are Longpix a subset of Newpix during periods of accelerated outside time, or do they consist of two Newpix? fortnight be-did originally defined as a period equal...
by udscbt
Fri Mar 29, 2013 6:49 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Things that are on my side for 600, Alex!"

I've just seen the organization of the Timewaiters. Since I only posted in this thread (for now), how do I become a Cardinal?
Oh, I also propose myself as the Pope, just because.
by udscbt
Fri Mar 29, 2013 6:32 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Things that be on my side for 600, Alex!"

bigcrag92 wrote:im suprised the second arch be still standing.

It will probably collapse in the next TimeFrame
by udscbt
Fri Mar 29, 2013 6:30 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Things that are on my side for 600, Alex!"

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I think he's going to kill her.
by udscbt
Fri Mar 29, 2013 5:49 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Things that are on my side for 600, Alex!"

I posted this in the IRC (#xkcd-time on irc.foonetic.net), but I'll post it here as well. It's an HTML/JavaScript code to show the differences between two frames. Some of this kind of image were posted some (well, a lot actually) pages ago, so I thought it would have been cool to be able to create t...
by udscbt
Fri Mar 29, 2013 3:30 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Things that are on my side for 600, Alex!"

Oh look, Megan.
by udscbt
Fri Mar 29, 2013 3:28 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 37816483

Re: 1190: "Things that are on my side for 600, Alex!"

I should be doing homeworks now and this MADNESS thing should convince me to do them… instead I continue reading this.
by udscbt
Fri Mar 29, 2013 3:06 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Things that be on my side for 600, Alex!"

I shall explain: Each frame of Things that are on my side for 600, Alex! be 1 Things that are on my side for 600, Alex! Frame. It be a static moment in Things that are on my side for 600, Alex!. The Things that are on my side for 600, Alex! between two Things that are on my side for 600, Alex! Fram...
by udscbt
Fri Mar 29, 2013 3:02 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 37816483

Re: 1190: "Things that are on my side for 600, Alex!"

Just skipped the last 10 newpages, has anyone ţhought about a way to posţ the frames (other than re-hosting them)?
And who is attacking the casţle??? I don't think it's Megan since Cueball seems startled by that.
by udscbt
Fri Mar 29, 2013 10:31 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

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by udscbt
Fri Mar 29, 2013 10:08 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 37816483

Re: 1190: "Time"

Oh, oh, I just thought about a new end of comic (well, not really) theory. Just before the FDP of 2013-04-1 we will see a frame maximizing the suspense, then, as midnight comes, we will see Error 500 when we will try to look at this comic. For increased psychological pain, we will be able to see a f...
by udscbt
Fri Mar 29, 2013 10:00 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106208
Views: 37816483

Re: 1190: "Time"

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Another bridge?
by udscbt
Fri Mar 29, 2013 9:36 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 37816483

Re: 1190: "Time"

While you people have been wasting your time here, I have been reading The Other Comics, and have made a startling discovery: the woman in this comic is NOT named Megan! Her name is MEEEEEE. Please get it right going forward. Actually MEEEEEE is her stage name as a singer, her real name is clearly ...
by udscbt
Fri Mar 29, 2013 9:32 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

I think he's digging behind the castle to get some sand/whateveritis, he has to get it from somewhere.
by udscbt
Thu Mar 28, 2013 11:43 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Is it normal to feel terrible because I'm going to sleep? Someone should write an article in the wiki regarding the TRSDS ("Time" Related Sleep Deprivation Syndrome), in the mean time I will try to fight the urge to stay awake. See you in 20 TF.
by udscbt
Thu Mar 28, 2013 11:30 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Is /s?he|it/ modifying the tower or destroying it?
by udscbt
Thu Mar 28, 2013 9:59 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106208
Views: 37816483

Re: 1190: "Time"

Could someone bump the link to the wiki? I forgot to save it before leaving 4 TF ago and I can't find it anymore.
by udscbt
Thu Mar 28, 2013 6:29 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106208
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Why should the possibility that the comic takes place in a beach near water be more probable that anything else? I mean, all we see are black pixels and white pixels on a screen. For what we can see there is only one "object" since we see no distinction nor separation between the "bea...
by udscbt
Thu Mar 28, 2013 5:55 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106208
Views: 37816483

Re: 1190: "Time"

StratPlayer wrote:Is this the part where the raptors come and destroy the castle?

I was actually going to point out the absence of raptors. I'm sure they will come, but not just yet.
by udscbt
Thu Mar 28, 2013 5:30 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106208
Views: 37816483

Re: 1190: "Time"

WHAT HAPPENED?? They disappeared!
by udscbt
Thu Mar 28, 2013 5:03 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106208
Views: 37816483

Re: 1190: "Time"

Anyway, everyone (for what I've read, I admit that I have skipped some pages here and there) thinks that the flat thing in the right side of the frame is water or water-related, how do you know? I have a theory that it is acid and that when Cueball touched it with /h(is|er)|its/ (I don't know if I'...
by udscbt
Thu Mar 28, 2013 3:58 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106208
Views: 37816483

Re: 1190: "Time"

I don't know when this will be displayed since I'm still waiting for my first post to be approved (it's now ~168 TF since the Start of Time by the way), anyway... assuming it will last for a sufficiently large amount of time, when will the number of Time Watchers (I'd have used Time Waiters, it soun...
by udscbt
Thu Mar 28, 2013 2:42 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106208
Views: 37816483

Re: 1190: "Time"

At last I registered, I tried to resist but I couldn't. Anyway, everyone (for what I've read, I admit that I have skipped some pages here and there) thinks that the flat thing in the right side of the frame is water or water-related, how do you know? I have a theory that it is acid and that when Cue...

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