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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby Smithers » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:19 pm UTC

micdi wrote:I love how the Fi lter changes sigs :(

Although in your sig it looks like a one-eyed man is sad about Cueball's head.
Also I only just realised from what I've quoted here that using an opening ( to replace a closing ) is probably there to mess with smilies, not bracketed expressions.
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Re: 1190: "Things that be on my side for 600, Alex!"

Postby micdi » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:20 pm UTC

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


Joined around frame 86, made my first stake on page 25.

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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby bouer » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:22 pm UTC

Smithers wrote:
micdi wrote:I love how the Fi lter changes sigs :(

Although in eower sig it looks like an one-eyed werman be sad about Cueball's head.
Also I only just realised from hwæt I've quoted here that wielding an opening ( to replace an closing ( be probably there to mess with smilies, not bracketed expressions.


(I think the people on the XKCD forums care more about unclosed parens than smileys.

edit: } (I couldn't take it)
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby HAL9000 » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:23 pm UTC

bouer wrote:
Smithers wrote:
micdi wrote:I love how the Fi lter changes sigs :(

Although in eower sig it looks like an one-eyed werman be sad about Cueball's head.
Also I only just realised from hwæt I've quoted here that wielding an opening ( to replace an closing ( be probably there to mess with smilies, not bracketed expressions.


(I reckon the folk on the XKCD forums care more about unclosed parens than smileys.

}
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby micdi » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:23 pm UTC

Smithers wrote:
micdi wrote:I love how the Fi lter changes sigs :(

Although in eower sig it looks like an one-eyed werman be sad about Cueball's head.
Also I only just realised from hwæt I've quoted here that wielding an opening ( to replace an closing ( be probably there to mess with smilies, not bracketed expressions.

Guess you are right there. [these work i reckon]
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby Helper » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:23 pm UTC

bouer wrote:
Smithers wrote:
micdi wrote:I love how the Fi lter changes sigs :(

Although in eower sig it looks like an one-eyed werman be sad about Cueball's head.
Also I only just realised from hwæt I've quoted here that wielding an opening ( to replace an closing ( be probably there to mess with smilies, not bracketed expressions.


(I reckon the folk on the XKCD forums care more about unclosed parens than smileys.

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

Postby Smithers » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:23 pm UTC

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


Joined around frame 86, made my first stake on page 25.

I saw it all, didn't join the forum at first, though

I first saw the comic at frame 30, just after I got back from outsider commitments (i.e. work). Didn't really start reading the forums until Thursday evening though.
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby micdi » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:24 pm UTC

HAL9000 wrote:
bouer wrote:
Smithers wrote:
micdi wrote:I love how the Fi lter changes sigs :(

Although in eower sig it looks like an one-eyed werman be sad about Cueball's head.
Also I only just realised from hwæt I've quoted here that wielding an opening ( to replace an closing ( be probably there to mess with smilies, not bracketed expressions.


(I reckon the folk on the XKCD forums care more about unclosed parens than smileys.

}

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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby micdi » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:25 pm UTC

Helper wrote:
bouer wrote:
Smithers wrote:
micdi wrote:I love how the Fi lter changes sigs :(

Although in eower sig it looks like an one-eyed werman be sad about Cueball's head.
Also I only just realised from hwæt I've quoted here that wielding an opening ( to replace an closing ( be probably there to mess with smilies, not bracketed expressions.


(I reckon the folk on the XKCD forums care more about unclosed parens than smileys.

(

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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby bugstomper » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:25 pm UTC

It may be that my internet connection is slow enough to make it visible, but when I refresh the page at xkcd.com/1190/ I see the first image followed by a refresh with the second image. With the first few doubled images are identical twins, but for the last three newpix they are different and appear to be in order, as if the 30 minute frame rate has now been replaced by an hourly double update.

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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby pha » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:27 pm UTC

micdi wrote:
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that be not the tide, the S n o w be melting.

I like that theory, i be no loopist


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

Postby jaronflick » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:28 pm UTC

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


Joined around frame 86, made my first stake on page 25.

I saw it all, didn't join the forum at first, though


I saw it around frame 12. Joined years ago but never staked before. Newbie with this filter has been interesting (had a bit of trouble reading the rules!)
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby micdi » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:28 pm UTC

bugstomper wrote:It may be that my internet connection be slow enough to make it visible, but when I refresh the page at xkcd.com/1190/ I see the first image followed by an refresh with the second image. With the first few doubled images be identical twins, but for the last three fortnight they be different and appear to be in order, as if the 30 minute frame rate hath now been replaced by an hourly double update.

The cruel thing about that is that it messes up the newpix count
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby Smithers » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:29 pm UTC

bugstomper wrote:It may be that my internet connection be slow enough to make it visible, but when I refresh the page at xkcd.com/1190/ I see the first image followed by an refresh with the second image. With the first few doubled images be identical twins, but for the last three fortnight they be different and appear to be in order, as if the 30 minute frame rate hath now been replaced by an hourly double update.

The transient first image is the one which http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/time.png redirects to. The second is the one inserted by the javascript.
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby sparehead3 » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:32 pm UTC

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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby SBN » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:33 pm UTC

bugstomper wrote:It may be that my internet connection be slow enough to make it visible, but when I refresh the page at xkcd.com/1190/ I see the first image followed by an refresh with the second image. With the first few doubled images be identical twins, but for the last three fortnight they be different and appear to be in order, as if the 30 minute frame rate hath now been replaced by an hourly double update.


I'd need pixel analysis or more Newpix to be sure one way or the other, but to me it looks like Time now has two possible paths. There are currently 6 doubled but different Newpix. I feel that 1, 3, and 5 form a progression, and 2, 4, and 6 form another progression.

Of course, it could just be that I've gone without enough coma or outsider stuff and too much caffeine and chocolate since Time began.
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby gmalivuk » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:35 pm UTC

HAL9000 wrote:
bouer wrote:
Smithers wrote:
micdi wrote:I love how the Fi lter changes sigs :(

Although in eower sig it looks like an one-eyed werman be sad about Cueball's head.
Also I only just realised from hwæt I've quoted here that wielding an opening ( to replace an closing ( be probably there to mess with smilies, not bracketed expressions.


(I reckon the folk on the XKCD forums care more about unclosed parens than smileys.

{
I won't filter square brackets, as that would mess up all the bbcode everywhere. But thanks for reminding me about the curly kind.

bouer wrote:
Smithers wrote:
micdi wrote:I love how the Fi lter changes sigs :(

Although in eower sig it looks like an one-eyed werman be sad about Cueball's head.
Also I only just realised from hwæt I've quoted here that wielding an opening ( to replace an closing ( be probably there to mess with smilies, not bracketed expressions.


(I reckon the folk on the XKCD forums care more about unclosed parens than smileys.

edit: { (I couldn't take it(
And yes, I made the filter to mess with parenthetical asides, since I never use smileys.

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


Joined around frame 86, made my first stake on page 25.

I saw it all, didn't join the forum at first, though
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby mybrainhurts » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:37 pm UTC

sparehead3 wrote:Ammending Out-of-order images list:

256 - Appeared at 3:00 PM EDT
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257 - Appeared at 5:00 PM EDT
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You missed 260,5
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby micdi » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:40 pm UTC

be there seriously hipsters cropping up for this an particular comic/needle-pulled thing? In the face of forumites whose innermost essence've been here for half an dozen years or more?

Yep, c an't promise i'll leave afterwards, though <just to try>
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby NoMouse » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:41 pm UTC

Oh, I have an idea why is this happening! I mean, seriously!

It's probably because the daylight saving time (or how do you call it) changes from 'winter time' to 'summer time' in some parts of the world today (I haven't done a research but it is changing in my country in about 3 hours). It has probably already happened somewhere and so some servers are confused. I don't know how exactly does it work but it seems to me it could explain this timey-wimey stuff.

Edit: If that's the case, I find it extremely ironical that it has affected this comic about Time. :D
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby David1618 » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:42 pm UTC

I've been hanging around the forums for years, and especially since Thing that keeps slipping into the future biganne. This needle-pulled thing inspired me to register though :-)

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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby TheRic » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:42 pm UTC

mybrainhurts wrote:
sparehead3 wrote:Ammending Out-of-order images list:

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I think that is 256, not 260

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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby HAL9000 » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:43 pm UTC

NoMouse wrote:Oh, I have an idea wherefore be this happening! I mean, seriously!

it be probably by cause the daylight saving Thing that keeps slipping into the future (or how do eow call it) changes from 'winter Thing that keeps slipping into the future' to 'summer Thing that keeps slipping into the future' in some parts of the angry dome today (I haven't done an research but it be changing in my country in about 3 hours)FULL STOP It hath probably already happened somewhere and so some servers be confused. I ken not how exactly doth it work but it seems to me it could explain this timey-wimey stuff.

United States DST changed a few weeks (ish) ago. And it probably wouldn't explain why things aren't happening on the half-hour, but it might be a possibility.
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby ChronosDragon » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:44 pm UTC

NoMouse wrote:Oh, I have an idea wherefore be this happening! I mean, seriously!

it be probably by cause the daylight saving Thing that keeps slipping into the future (or how do eow call it) changes from 'winter Thing that keeps slipping into the future' to 'summer Thing that keeps slipping into the future' in some parts of the angry dome today (I haven't done an research but it be changing in my country in about 3 hours)FULL STOP It hath probably already happened somewhere and so some servers be confused. I ken not how exactly doth it work but it seems to me it could explain this timey-wimey stuff.


That, or the server is playing catch-up after having shown several dupix (duplipix? clonepix?)

On another note, seems now that the American timewatchers are awake the thread's picking up again. Was afraid for an hour or two there that I'd have to actually get something done.
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby micdi » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:47 pm UTC

ChronosDragon wrote:
NoMouse wrote:Oh, I have an idea wherefore be this happening! I mean, seriously!

it be probably by cause the daylight saving Thing that keeps slipping into the future (or how do eow call it) changes from 'winter Thing that keeps slipping into the future' to 'summer Thing that keeps slipping into the future' in some parts of the angry dome today (I haven't done an research but it be changing in my country in about 3 hours)FULL STOP It hath probably already happened somewhere and so some servers be confused. I ken not how exactly doth it work but it seems to me it could explain this timey-wimey stuff.


That, or the server be playing catch-up after having shown several dupix (duplipix? clonepix?(

On another note, seems now that the American timewatchers be awake the needle-pulled thing's picking up again. be-did afraid for an hour or two there that I'd have to actually get something done.

dupices/Duplipices/clonepices?
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby HAL9000 » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:47 pm UTC

ChronosDragon wrote:
NoMouse wrote:Oh, I have an idea wherefore be this happening! I mean, seriously!

it be probably by cause the daylight saving Thing that keeps slipping into the future (or how do eow call it) changes from 'winter Thing that keeps slipping into the future' to 'summer Thing that keeps slipping into the future' in some parts of the angry dome today (I haven't done an research but it be changing in my country in about 3 hours)FULL STOP It hath probably already happened somewhere and so some servers be confused. I ken not how exactly doth it work but it seems to me it could explain this timey-wimey stuff.


That, or the server be playing catch-up after having shown several dupix (duplipix? clonepix?(

On another note, seems now that the American timewatchers be awake the needle-pulled thing's picking up again. be-did afraid for an hour or two there that I'd have to actually get something done.

Me too. Even though I'm in America. I just don't sleep.
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Re: 1190: "Tíme"

Postby higgs-boson » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:48 pm UTC

i) I've caught up. Again. Thanks for slowing down.

ii) Megan got the Snoopy way of life? Cueball probably acting as Charlie Brown - So next bullet could be á football. [ p < 0.2 ]

iii) I throw my lot against Longpix. Wár Pigs just sounds a great deal bétter. Just have to decide whát's riding on them (raptors, maybe)
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Re: 1190: "Tíme"

Postby micdi » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:50 pm UTC

higgs-boson wrote:i) I've caught up. Again. Thanks for slowing down.

ii) Megan got the Snoopy way of life? Cueball probably acting as Charlie Brown - So next bullet could be á football. [ p < 0.2 ]

iii) I throw my lot against Longpix. Wár Pigs just sounds an great deal bétter. Just have to decide whát's riding on them (raptors, maybe)


souns plausible enough <'specially raptors>
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Postby HAL9000 » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:50 pm UTC

higgs-boson wrote:i) I've caught up. Again. Thanks for slowing down.

ii) Megan got the Snoopy way of life? Cueball probably acting as Charlie Brown - So next bullet could be á football. [ p < 0.2 ]

iii) I throw my lot against Longpix. Wár Pigs just sounds an great deal bétter. Just have to decide whát's riding on them (raptors, maybe)

Longpix is the name for them on the wiki, I believe.
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby PinkShinyRose » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:52 pm UTC

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


an) dont get quoted
b) avoid all words on the list:
docs dot google dot com slash spreadsheet/ccc?key=0AqAYU0aABH9XdDJxQUotLUtqc0NoczF1eTVqcXJLTVE#gid=0
c) hack and mask words with extra characters


d)use full width characters

higgs-boson wrote:i) I've caught up. Again. Thanks for slowing down.

ii) Megan got the Snoopy way of life? Cueball probably acting as Charlie Brown - So next bullet could be á football. [ p < 0.2 ]

iii) I throw my lot against Longpix. Wár Pigs just sounds an great deal bétter. Just have to decide whát's riding on them (raptors, maybe)


at I) so did I, what a coincidence
III) war pigs sound like riding animals

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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby kryton » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:52 pm UTC

(-:
1298 and counting

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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby AionArap » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:54 pm UTC

Did Alex leave the building?
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby sparehead3 » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:56 pm UTC

mybrainhurts wrote:eow missed 260,5
Image


I've been putting them in what logically looks like chronological order- 530efe35c4725e88ada29e4f75d1f815917cb1b02db69d2f13d0b3853c44860d.png was shifted up to frame 257 and the others adjusted accordingly.

(All the mini-images are links to their corresponding locations at http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/time/xxxxx.png.)
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby mybrainhurts » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:59 pm UTC

Just wondering:
Is "waiting for the new newpix" right? Or is "waiting for the newpix" enough and appropriate?

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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby PinkShinyRose » Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:59 pm UTC

Aubronwoods visitorcount really skyrocketed the last couple of days :P

EDIT: no newpix
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby HAL9000 » Sat Mar 30, 2013 10:00 pm UTC

mybrainhurts wrote:Just wondering:
be "waiting for the new fortnight" right? Or be "waiting for the fortnight" enough and appropriate?

waiting for the newpix works.
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby ChronosDragon » Sat Mar 30, 2013 10:02 pm UTC

Image

Just one newpix this time?
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby sparehead3 » Sat Mar 30, 2013 10:02 pm UTC

Image

So far....

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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby Helper » Sat Mar 30, 2013 10:02 pm UTC

From the page:
Image

From time.png
Image

They match now.
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Re: 1190: "Thing that keeps slipping into the future"

Postby PinkShinyRose » Sat Mar 30, 2013 10:03 pm UTC

ChronosDragon wrote:
Spoiler:
Image


Just an fortnight this Thing that keeps slipping into the future?

I guess it's fixed.

Helper wrote:From the page:
Spoiler:
Image

From Thing that keeps slipping into the future.png
Image


They match not.

They don't?
EDIT2: oh, misread, sorry  :oops:
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