1190: "Time"

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby xpatiate » Fri Jul 05, 2013 7:02 am UTC

upyougONG!

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ETA: woo, first ONG and a pagepope! Somebody mentioned recently they were watching a lot less TV since Time began. Amidst speculation on what that mysterious round thing is, my decree is that you tell us what time-consuming activity you've given up in order to Wait for it.

And for heather99 and anyone else who's wondering, by "decree" I'm assuming we all mean "most humble suggestion".
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby higgs-boson » Fri Jul 05, 2013 7:02 am UTC

So much for civilisationg.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby BlitzGirl » Fri Jul 05, 2013 7:05 am UTC

Hmm. Perhaps if they turn the wheel they will get off the island...I mean, back to civilization...

Edit for pagepope: I've stopped playing a SIM game that I was heavily addicted to - this is a much better use of Time, methinks.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Flotter » Fri Jul 05, 2013 7:06 am UTC

You can hardly call that ninja'd, guess I forgot to refresh the page before posting...
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Not a radio tower.

Postby HES » Fri Jul 05, 2013 7:08 am UTC

mittagleffler wrote:There is also a quite high possibility that I'm a bit daft and am having a brain fart.

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mscha wrote:If any of y'all is interested, here it is: http://xkcd.mscha.org/time.rss
It is, of course, automatically updated whenever a frame arrives, and contains the most recent 24 frames.


Very cool mscha. I never use RSS, but I got myself a reader just to try this out and now I'm adding tons of stuff to it!

A new user just after Google shuts down reader :lol: That'll show 'em!

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I was inclined to agree before the newpix, what is that wheel-shaped doohickey?
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby BlitzGirl » Fri Jul 05, 2013 7:09 am UTC

I have revised my guess to mining equipment, as others have suggested, because of the wheel-shaped doohickey.

ETA: Finally found the wikipedia article, difficult because the structure has so many names. Wikipedia calls it a "headframe."
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Flotter » Fri Jul 05, 2013 7:15 am UTC

Hope I don't screw up this one: Other Comic alert!

Not related to the OTC this time but a nice in memoriam of Mr. Engelbart.

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Davidy » Fri Jul 05, 2013 7:17 am UTC

M: Neat!
C: I wonder what it's for?

Now we know what they were talking about. Although they should have seen it long before they commented on it.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby HES » Fri Jul 05, 2013 7:20 am UTC

[ETA]I'd expect cables or something. Abandoned?[/ETA]

Any new clues on location or era? Or, as usual, are we faced with more questions than answers? I guess we'll just have to
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Also, I'm not sure what to make of this:
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Flotter wrote:Hope I don't screw up this one: Other Comic alert!

Not related to the OTC this time but a nice in memoriam of Mr. Engelbart.

Bit late today - I thought it was thursdix when there was no othercomic this morning

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Kazza3 » Fri Jul 05, 2013 7:22 am UTC

Eternal Density wrote:No I'm in this region.

Huh, wouldn't have picked snow there, impressive.

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Eternal Density wrote:No I'm in this region.

You just melted my brain. I'm originally from Tasmania, and I've never seen it snow like that even down there.

And yes Kazza3, the Northern Hemisphere knows how to do winters - evil evil things >_>

And I don't really associate Tassie with snow either! (The cold, yes, but not snow). But I've never been there, so what would I know.

BlitzGirl wrote:I have revised my guess to mining equipment, as others have suggested, because of the wheel-shaped doohickey.

ETA: Finally found the wikipedia article, difficult because the structure has so many names. Wikipedia calls it a "headframe."

Good find!

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby BlitzGirl » Fri Jul 05, 2013 7:23 am UTC

Flotter wrote:Hope I don't screw up this one: Other Comic alert!

Not related to the OTC this time but a nice in memoriam of Mr. Engelbart.

No, not the OTC. But it is all RELATED on the OTT: our charlie mentioned Mr. Engelbart twelve newpages ago.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Kieryn » Fri Jul 05, 2013 7:35 am UTC

Ooooooh. It totally looks like it might be the long now clock.
http://longnow.org/clock/orrery/
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Postby Eternal Density » Fri Jul 05, 2013 7:37 am UTC

Khrushy wrote:
Eternal Density wrote:No I'm in this region.

You just melted my brain. I'm originally from Tasmania, and I've never seen it snow like that even down there.

And yes Kazza3, the Northern Hemisphere knows how to do winters - evil evil things >_>
You sure I didn't *freeze* it? :P
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby mikro2nd » Fri Jul 05, 2013 7:44 am UTC

xpatiate wrote:ETA: woo, first ONG and a pagepope! Somebody mentioned recently they were watching a lot less TV since Time began. Amidst speculation on what that mysterious round thing is, my decree is that you tell us what time-consuming activity you've given up in order to Wait for it.

Work. I've had to cut back on work. Fortunately I both work from home and am only contracted to 20 hours a week, so I've managed :)
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Re: (Anyone?)

Postby StormAngel » Fri Jul 05, 2013 8:00 am UTC

Khrushy wrote:
Eternal Density wrote:No I'm in this region.

You just melted my brain. I'm originally from Tasmania, and I've never seen it snow like that even down there.

And yes Kazza3, the Northern Hemisphere knows how to do winters - evil evil things >_>


ED, was that from last winter? I think it was colder last year, and I haven't seen any snow recently; but I'm a bit further north than you, so that might explain it.
Either way, the snow is pretty neat (or cool).(

)take your pick (or shovel)

xpatiate wrote:ETA: woo, first ONG and a pagepope! Somebody mentioned recently they were watching a lot less TV since Time began. Amidst speculation on what that mysterious round thing is, my decree is that you tell us what time-consuming activity you've given up in order to Wait for it.


As may be apparent from my recent post count, I haven't given up much - and the main thing I haven't given up is making this:
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Just need to make the [more permanent] desk supports and the bi-fold door


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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby higgs-boson » Fri Jul 05, 2013 8:01 am UTC

No peopleong...
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Other Squirpys

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Many newpages ago, I made a list of squirpy Othercomics:
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BlitzGirl wrote:Wow, I coma for a few newpix and a squirpy shows up! :D Exciting!

To celebrate, here's a squirrelpy family reunion from Other Comics:
http://xkcd.com/167/ - "Hey, I found squirrels! In a neat tree! The future is an adventure!"
http://xkcd.com/1156/ - Gray squirpy and raptors, and Popeful title-text!
http://xkcd.com/635/ - Don't feed the squirpys!
http://xkcd.com/382/ - It's no trebuchet, but "It keeps squirrels off the feeder!"

And the crown jewel:
http://xkcd.com/776/ - It's all related.

From these, it can be observed that our squirpy's coloring allows it to cleverly blend in with its natural environment of semencoffeecancer, as none of the visible Other Comic squirpy-squirrels are pure black.
But while molping about xkcd I found a GLR-made comic that I missed. And the squirpy is black!

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I thought of this when I uploaded the RELATED stick figures from #1000 as the goat of 1010. I should note that there is another squirpy in that othercomic, at 12 o'clock in the second zero. That minisquirpy was a nod to the one in this blag post:
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And since I'm compiling squirpys, I have to add the one from What If #21:
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Zorin_75 » Fri Jul 05, 2013 8:07 am UTC

Kieryn wrote:Ooooooh. It totally looks like it might be the long now clock.
http://longnow.org/clock/orrery/

This structure isn't, but somehow I like the idea that we're looking at Texas 10000 years from now... if it's about the clock that would make sense...
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Khrushy » Fri Jul 05, 2013 8:15 am UTC

I'd like to throw a big shout out to Wildhound (and mscha) for his (their) great work with the Android Live Wallpaper, I finally got around to reflashing my rom to reinclude live wallpapers, and my system is beautifully time-ey now. ^^
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Postby Eternal Density » Fri Jul 05, 2013 8:22 am UTC

StormAngel wrote:
Khrushy wrote:
Eternal Density wrote:No I'm in this region.

You just melted my brain. I'm originally from Tasmania, and I've never seen it snow like that even down there.

And yes Kazza3, the Northern Hemisphere knows how to do winters - evil evil things >_>


ED, was that from last winter? I think it was colder last year, and I haven't seen any snow recently; but I'm a bit further north than you, so that might explain it.
Either way, the snow is pretty neat (or cool).(
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Actually last spring according to the date-stamp.
BTW you're further south than me. Because north is out MY window.
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Re: Location

Postby StormAngel » Fri Jul 05, 2013 8:30 am UTC

Eternal Density wrote:
StormAngel wrote:
Khrushy wrote:
Eternal Density wrote:No I'm in this region.

You just melted my brain. I'm originally from Tasmania, and I've never seen it snow like that even down there.

And yes Kazza3, the Northern Hemisphere knows how to do winters - evil evil things >_>


ED, was that from last winter? I think it was colder last year, and I haven't seen any snow recently; but I'm a bit further north than you, so that might explain it.
Either way, the snow is pretty neat (or cool).(
As may be apparent from my recent post count, I haven't given up much - and the main thing I haven't given up is making this:
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Actually last spring according to the date-stamp.
BTW you're further south than me. Because north is out MY window.


If you're still at work (as evidenced by the existence of your post) then I'm further north.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby BlitzGirl » Fri Jul 05, 2013 8:33 am UTC

I hope there's other people-signs besides that lone mining headframe. Or other people.

Anyway, it's Time for me to coma. Molpy down:
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Ray Kremer » Fri Jul 05, 2013 8:46 am UTC

Blindposting from page 994.

During my journey through the recent past today I came across this post from AluisioASG on page 970 that for some reason I cannot fathom was later edited to quote this post from mscha on page 994 which contains an animation that uses newpix that did not exist yet on page 970. So, spoilers, if you will. I averted my eyes when I started seeing dialogue flash past that I had not yet seen in the regular "ong" posts. Since some folks have been making a concerted effort to eliminate such things I thought I'd mention it.

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Rule110 wrote:I agree with this. To rephrase the sidd's first paragraph, the calendar date might work out to October, but the season is spring. That's one of the things precession does, is cause the seasons to shift around the calendar. So the night will be shorter than 12h.

Nothing can be said about what calendar Cuegan uses, but Stellarium is using the Gregorian calendar. The aim of Lilius, Clavius, and Pope Gregory XIII was to put the vernal equinox onto March 21 and keep it there. Even after 11000 years it will be accurate enough that the date of the vernal equinox is within a couple of days of March 21. So what Stellarium is telling us by using our current calendar is that Cuegan are in early spring, and the night will be less than half a day.

I've learned some things about the earth and astronomy thanks to this thread, however on this matter I have seen opinions go both ways. It's really complicated, I was about to disagree with you but in looking over everything again I see that you are correct after all. I'll quote a passage from Wikipedia's "Tropical Year" page that explains it most clearly:
A tropical year (also known as a solar year), for general purposes, is the length of time that the Sun takes to return to the same position in the cycle of seasons, as seen from Earth; for example, the time from vernal equinox to vernal equinox, or from summer solstice to summer solstice. Because of the precession of the equinoxes, the seasonal cycle does not remain exactly synchronized with the position of the Earth in its orbit around the Sun. As a consequence, the tropical year is about 20 minutes shorter than the time it takes Earth to complete one full orbit around the Sun as measured with respect to the fixed stars (the sidereal year).

The concept of precession I understood even though it was new to me, but what I still hadn't grasped is that the year as we use it is tied to the orientation of the axis relative to the sun and not in fact a complete trip around our orbit, and that the difference between the two is as much as it is (amounting to a full day discrepancy in only 72 years). So as observed from above the ecliptic, we are not at the same location on any given Gregorian date in different calendar years. This system makes sense once you have the full picture, since consistency of the dates of seasons is more important than consistency of the positions of the starfield or actually making a complete trip around the sun, but it's one of those things that nobody ever teaches you the full modern understanding unless you actually major in that field, even if the full modern understanding is centuries old. (See also http://xkcd.com/803/ , the thread here for that one was also highly educational on why all the explanations I'd been taught previously were actually outdated understandings or vast oversimplifications.)

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Neil_Boekend » Fri Jul 05, 2013 8:51 am UTC

Forgive my ignorance, but why would a mineshaft start atop a mountain? Wouldn't it have been easier to start at the side of the mountain, and save a few hundred meters of digging?
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Kazza3 » Fri Jul 05, 2013 9:02 am UTC

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Postby Eternal Density » Fri Jul 05, 2013 9:05 am UTC

StormAngel wrote:
Eternal Density wrote:BTW you're further south than me. Because north is out MY window.


If you're still at work (as evidenced by the existence of your post) then I'm further north.
Good point.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby higgs-boson » Fri Jul 05, 2013 9:15 am UTC

I do not see any ropes, or even drill rods. It looks pretty much abandoned.
Maybe someone tried to get some water up here?
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby GerardE » Fri Jul 05, 2013 9:25 am UTC

This structure reminds me to watch the film Zorba's Dance once more. :)
I wonder whether this is the top or the bottom of the line. Since our view is expanding top right, my prediction is that this is bottom or intermediate (with the shack of NP 2320 as the bottom end). Time will tell.

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Angelastic » Fri Jul 05, 2013 9:41 am UTC

I loved the present from BlitzGirl, haven't had a chance to listen to watch the various videos yet, and keep forgetting to say how much I like the word 'molvement'. I didn't watch TV to start with, so I guess I've mostly cut down on other websites I used to keep up with. Also there hasn't been much to do at work lately. I think there were other things I wanted to reply to, but I've had this draft sitting around for a while and haven't added whatever those things were to it, so I may as well post it before it gets more out-of-date.

ChronosDragon wrote:Heh. Yeah. I was almost a little embarrassed when BlitzGirl linked her youtube video with her real name on it...like I had found out something I shouldn't

Same here, except I must be more of a stalker because I saw her name on her blog (the one linked in her signature) a while before that. I used to keep all my online identities separate but nowadays you could probably find out all sorts of stuff about me easily and also find embarrassing old web pages I haven't got around to either updating or deleting in more than a decade. I just mentally put my hands over my ears and go 'chirpy molpy molpy chirpy molpy wait molpy molpy molpy molpy grape :oops: vine' when I think about it, and hope there's more cool stuff than uncool stuff. But I don't mind if people cyberstalk me in a non-creepy way.

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Instead of reading this to the tune of molpy molpy molpy grapevine, I read this to the tune of na na na na na na na na Batman.

I can't think of anything to say about the OTC. Oh, except that I think we're just being shown frames relevant to the story, or frames that build up curiosity (make us wait for it), in the same way as in a graphic novel or a movie. There's nothing weird about the inside passage of time. When something (raptor, trebuchet ammo) is moving quickly, we need to see more frames of it to understand what's going on, so we do. When they're walking across the scene, we can figure out for ourselves that they got from one side to the other by walking, so we only need to be shown enough frames to get a sense of how long they're walking for. When they sleep or poop and nothing happens to the story, we don't see it; just like how we don't see those things in movies. This is, however, a unique medium, in which we have the opportunity to (and are expected to) anticipate things such as molpy attacks and sea level rise by examinining each frame in detail, and overanalyse everything in an attempt to work out what's going on. It's pretty neat.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby StormAngel » Fri Jul 05, 2013 9:46 am UTC

higgs-boson wrote:I do not see any ropes, or even drill rods. It looks pretty much abandoned.
Maybe someone tried to get some water up here?

Looked that way to me too, and I can't see any signs of earth disturbance under or around the structure.
We don't know that this is the top of the mountain, so we'll just have to keep [spoiler]ing for it.

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GerardE wrote:I wonder whether this is the top or the bottom of the line. Since our view is expanding top right, my prediction is that this is bottom or intermediate (with the shack of NP 2320 as the bottom end). Time will tell.

Edit: anyone with a stitchup to see if a cable could run from here to the scene of the catfight?

I checked and didn't see any evidence of remains from a similar structure at the shack, but I suppose it could have been to the right, since it cuts to the creek-crossing scene without panning further past the shack.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby mscha » Fri Jul 05, 2013 10:06 am UTC

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OMR, it's a ... a ...
No idea.

I loved all the theories and mockups, both before and after the tower was revealed. The theories that I find most likely, are BlitzGirl's headframe or Kieryn's long clock.

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It is, of course, automatically updated whenever a frame arrives, and contains the most recent 24 frames.

Very cool mscha. I never use RSS, but I got myself a reader just to try this out and now I'm adding tons of stuff to it!

A new user just after Google shuts down reader :lol: That'll show 'em!

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby mscha » Fri Jul 05, 2013 10:10 am UTC

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Postby ZoomanSP » Fri Jul 05, 2013 10:10 am UTC

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Re: ..his sister's hungry mouth.

Postby Wildhound » Fri Jul 05, 2013 10:12 am UTC

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby xpatiate » Fri Jul 05, 2013 10:18 am UTC

StormAngel wrote:We don't know that this is the top of the mountain


The flatness of the ground in this frame makes me wonder if the top is gone altogether. Though I guess that's a very different type of mining to the kind that uses a headframe.

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby GerardE » Fri Jul 05, 2013 10:20 am UTC

StormAngel wrote:
higgs-boson wrote:I do not see any ropes, or even drill rods. It looks pretty much abandoned.
Maybe someone tried to get some water up here?

Looked that way to me too, and I can't see any signs of earth disturbance under or around the structure.
We don't know that this is the top of the mountain, so we'll just have to keep [spoiler]ing for it.

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GerardE wrote:I wonder whether this is the top or the bottom of the line. Since our view is expanding top right, my prediction is that this is bottom or intermediate (with the shack of NP 2320 as the bottom end). Time will tell.

Edit: anyone with a stitchup to see if a cable could run from here to the scene of the catfight?

I checked and didn't see any evidence of remains from a similar structure at the shack, but I suppose it could have been to the right, since it cuts to the creek-crossing scene without panning further past the shack.

There was quite a lot of materials to the left of the shack, with at least 1 bar to whack a cat with. And there is a line of sight between that point and the tower (forgot that conversation previously).
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Angelastic » Fri Jul 05, 2013 10:20 am UTC

I predict Cueball will climb the ladder and turn the wheel. Not much will happen because it needs ropes to work. They'll add their ropes and turn the pulley and the structure will turn into a beautiful butterfly. By that time we'll be zoomed out enough to see there's another one of them further along, and if they put a rope between them and hang a chair on it they can go back and forth between them. It's like a ski lift thing, but there's no more skiing because all the snow has melted into the sea. One of these structures is actually the top of the Eiffel tower; the rest of the tower was covered by mountain of poop from the eternity bird. They are in France and LaPetite is French.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby mscha » Fri Jul 05, 2013 10:30 am UTC

GerardE wrote:Edit: anyone with a stitchup to see if a cable could run from here to the scene of the catfight?

One problem with that is that we're missing quite a bit of the scenery between here and there. (When we jumped to the “night scene”, there were 23 frames without Cuegan, who were probably walking across anywhere between 3 and 6 “scenes” during that time.)

To answer the papal pondering, I think I was the one mentioning I'm watching a LOT less TV since the beginning of Time. That's still the case, but there's also lots of other webcomics and similar sites that I used to follow on an (almost) daily basis, and I now barely visit anymore; and feeds in Google Reader Feedly that I barely check anymore...
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby foilman » Fri Jul 05, 2013 11:02 am UTC

Still pannONG...
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With the panning still happening, it feels to me like there is something more to be revealed soon...

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Eliram » Fri Jul 05, 2013 11:06 am UTC

xpatiate wrote:my decree is that you tell us what time-consuming activity you've given up in order to Wait for it.


Ehh... Work.
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