1190: "Time"

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby spamjam » Fri May 24, 2013 6:01 am UTC

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ETA: I semi-blind-onged, and so was kinda pre-ongninja'd. But mine differs enough to be a keeper.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby XonqNopp » Fri May 24, 2013 6:09 am UTC

Morning ketchup Time...

astrocub wrote:@XonqNopp: Geoguessing
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XonqNopp wrote:Ok, Time for new guess... The picture from Andranomena Reserve suggests that they are there, which is on the island of Madagascar. After looking at the map for a while, we can suppose that they started their trip from the manambolo river (which may be dry at the end in the OTC) and they came to the Tsiribihina river, which according to wikipedia french (english article is very poor) means "where we do not dive" because it is full of crocodiles... Which would explain why they did not try to catch the sock back although they know to swim... It also says that this river is *very* wide (1km at some points) and its delta is 50km wide...

Since we never could determine how much Time was between each frame (and if this value was constant), it is possible that they came to the bridge over the latter river and we did not see it in the OTC... And then they continued their trip along the coast, going a little downhill without we caught up with them again... Who knows what happens between each newpix... And now between the baobabs...

If my supposition is right, they should soon approach the Morondava river (assuming they continue along the coast)... Wait for it. :mrgreen:

But... the problem is the earth profile... This part of Madagascar seems fairly flat...

All this is assuming that Lord Randall is drawing from a scene of the realm... Which is not granted!

Note: I did note check the length... If someone wants to do it, feel free :D

Excellent analysis! I never thought that the river could be dangerous because crocodiles. I disagree that they found a bridge, and in fact I don't see a bridge until another ~60 miles inland where highway 34 crosses the Tsiribihina.

Yeah I saw the bridge is way further, but as I said, we do not know for sure that when the frames change it only stepped forward to the frame next to it... They even could have crossed the river in a boat (raft?) without us seeing...


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I figured we need a 700 cake:
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Also, a song:

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Bong it   #
Gong it   #
Dong it   #
Hats us   #
* * * * * * * *
#         Harder
#         Louder
#         Longer
#         Smarter
* * * * * * * *
Many      #
Thousands #
Our       #
Never     #
* * * * * * * *
#         Newpix
#         Later
#         Wait is
#         Over
* * * * * * * *
Bong it   #
Gong it   #
Dong it   #
Hats us   #
* * * * * * * *
#         Harder
#         Louder
#         Longer
#         Smarter
/\/\/\/\/\/\/\/\
Bong it Harder
Gong it Louder
Dong it Longer
Hats us Smarter
* * * * * * * *
Many Newpix
Thousands Later
Our Wait is
Never Over
* * * * * * * *
Bong it Harder
Gong it Louder
Dong it Longer
Hats us Smarter
Many Newpix
Thousands Later
Our Wait is
Never Over
(repeat final verse lots of times)

Nice one! :D
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Eternal Density » Fri May 24, 2013 6:33 am UTC

k.bookbinder wrote:My ketchup blitz is at and end! I have finally arrived at the present. Just in time to coma.
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Thanks :D

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Angua » Fri May 24, 2013 6:48 am UTC

I'm sure someone's come up with this before, but I think they're people who have grown-up in a post-apocalyptic world. Which explains the lack of knowledge about seas and rivers, and the abandoned stuff they keep finding. I'm hoping they find a library at some point.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby kenmelken » Fri May 24, 2013 6:53 am UTC

EDIT: Sorry for the long post!

It's been a while since we've worked on the Jabberwocky poem (as Lewis Carrol is one of my favorites, I'm quite interested in this topic).

To recap where we are at, Ebonite started us off brilliantly with the first stanza as he proposed we group-write the parody:

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Ebonite wrote:'Twas midday, and the molpymurs
Did dig and tunnel in the ground
All flighty were the raptorbirds,
And the beesnakes did abound.


The second stanza, if you remember, is in a state of limbo. The original second stanza was proposed by StratPlayer, as follows:
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StratPlayer wrote:The baobab trees, tall and bent;
Towering wooden, leaf-topped spires
(with odd markings!) -- they'd came and went,
in a buzz of bug-bee flyers


It was pointed out by mathrec that, while good, it didn't parody the original second stanza of "Jabberwocky." Stratplayer admitted that he didn't know we were working on a parody to begin with and offered:

StratPlayer wrote:If it would balance it out better, my verse can certainly be removed in order to better achieve poetry-parody-parity.


After that, StratPlayer and I simultaneously posted new versions of the second stanza in better keeping with the original poem.

Stratplayer's posted first on the thread, as follows:
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StratPlayer wrote:Fear the molpyraptror, Megan!
The jaws that bite, the claws that catch!
Beware the the ninjashark! And shun
the beesnakes that seek your snatch!


Mine came right after that. I must not have seen StratPlayer's in the little review it gives you of new posts written since you started writing yours. Mine was as follows:

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kenmelken wrote:"Beware the rising sea, Cueball!
The tides that rise--we don't know why!
Beware the molpy-birds and shun
The frumious hills that lie"

Because they were taller than they looked.


Upon realizing my inadvertant doubling, I added the following post after, with the following suggestion from StratPlayer for resolution:

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StratPlayer wrote:
kenmelken wrote:Oh goodness, what have I done? I somehow didn't see the other already proposed next verse in the review when I submitted and now I've split the poetry continuum in half with a competing alternative 2nd verse (which was already a replacement 2nd verse). As the poem's initiator, I leave it to Ebonite to decide which verse is considered canon.


Or, in keeping with the spirit of the OTT, we could come up with an algorithm to hash the two of them together, ROT-13 the result, and then call it good...

:D


I also added a 3rd stanza later, while waiting for a verdict of resolution from the community:

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kenmelken wrote:The third verse basically can write itself, as the original already bears remarkable similarities to the story.
The original:
He took his vorpal sword in hand:
Long time the manxome foe he sought—
So rested he by the Tumtum tree,
And stood awhile in thought.


Proposed rewrite:
They took their steam bottle in hand:
Long time the sea answers they sought—
So rested they by the neat "Neat tree,"
And lay awhile in thought.



SO... I frankly don't care which second stanza we use, but someone should make a decision AND, someone should continue with the 4th stanza.
For reference, the original 4th stanza of Jabberwocky is as follows:

And as in uffish thought he stood,
The Jabberwock, with eyes of flame,
Came whiffling through the tulgey wood,
And burbled as it came!


We must complete the work Ebonite began, lest we be overtaken by a pancreas of molpies whiffling through the tulgey (or baobab) wood.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby spamjam » Fri May 24, 2013 7:02 am UTC

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Swein » Fri May 24, 2013 7:03 am UTC

DIGIDONG
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[edit]: Well, it happened again, as so many times before. Pesky ninjas!
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby mscha » Fri May 24, 2013 7:12 am UTC

OtherComic alert.
I honestly can't think of a way how this is “all related” to the OTC/OTT...
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby higgs-boson » Fri May 24, 2013 7:21 am UTC

BlitzGirl wrote:I wonder, if a rain dance calls the rain, will a dialogue dance call dialogue?

So now we know what the guys posting in too strange graphemes were doing the day before, finally.
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囗囗囗囗囗囗囗囗囗囗囗囗囗囗囗囗*
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Selcouth » Fri May 24, 2013 7:24 am UTC

jjjdavidson wrote:
Continuing, HAL9000 wrote:I am also somewhat perturbed by the fact that we seem to be making one user more important than all the others.
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No user should get any special level of attention or priveleges, moderators, webninjas, and others who have been trusted with controlling the forums excepted. A user's first post can be just as insightful as a user's thousandth post. Sometimes less, sometimes more. No non-admin/webmaster user is inherently better than any other.
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Here, on the other hand, I can't help but point out that you're fighting human nature, on more than one level. You're right, that all of us posting here are important, the light posters as well as the heavy. One of my favorite poems came from AnotherKevin, who's posted only 14 times altogether, averaging less than once per day since he joined us. But unless a light poster writes something particularly memorable, we're going to remember the names we see most often (such as yours).
· Also, I called AnotherKevin's poem a favorite─and that's also human nature: to pick favorites. I have favorite posters here I read with care, and posters I habitually skim over─and they're probably not the same ones that you deep-read or skim. In a group this size, it's natural for subgroups to form, and for popular leaders to emerge. BlitzGirl, whether she wanted it or not, became Homecoming Queen of the thread.
· Finally, we rallied behind BlitzGirl because she was attempting something (within this limited context) quite heroic: to read what must have (if estimates here and there are correct) eventually become several million words of text. And we human beings want heroes, too─people who do the admirable, the impressive, the amazing. Especially if they do it with humor, wit, charm, and style.
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· That's just human nature. Even a stress pill won't change that.


Personally, I agree with HAL9000 - it's really not that important. I, for one, don't really care about BlitzGirl numbers and whatnot, I'm just here for the comic discussion and the humor. And I wouldn't post at all about this, except since my name was included in that list I figured I ought.

Anyway, that fence of roses. Remind anyone of a wedding? I wonder what's going on to the right?
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby edfel » Fri May 24, 2013 7:26 am UTC

Eternal Density wrote:Also, a song:

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Bong it   #
Gong it   #
Dong it   #
Hats us   #
* * * * * * * *
#         Harder
#         Louder
#         Longer
#         Smarter
* * * * * * * *
Many      #
Thousands #
Our       #
Never     #
* * * * * * * *
#         Newpix
#         Later
#         Wait is
#         Over
* * * * * * * *
Bong it   #
Gong it   #
Dong it   #
Hats us   #
* * * * * * * *
#         Harder
#         Louder
#         Longer
#         Smarter
/\/\/\/\/\/\/\/\
Bong it Harder
Gong it Louder
Dong it Longer
Hats us Smarter
* * * * * * * *
Many Newpix
Thousands Later
Our Wait is
Never Over
* * * * * * * *
Bong it Harder
Gong it Louder
Dong it Longer
Hats us Smarter
Many Newpix
Thousands Later
Our Wait is
Never Over
(repeat final verse lots of times)

Perfect! Now I'll have your version in mind every time I hear it, great :)
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Vytron » Fri May 24, 2013 7:44 am UTC

Selcouth wrote: I, for one, don't really care about BlitzGirl numbers and whatnot


Fine, ignore them, but let the rest of the people enjoy them.

(This feels like the BlitzPosts discussion all over again, what's next, people complaining about poetry?! :mrgreen: )
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby BlitzGirl » Fri May 24, 2013 7:50 am UTC

Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words make me feel like maybe I came back at the wrong Time...
*glances over at the Present Present stashed in the corner*
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Eternal Density » Fri May 24, 2013 7:53 am UTC

edfel wrote:
Eternal Density wrote:Also, a song:

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Bong it   #
Gong it   #
Dong it   #
Hats us   #
* * * * * * * *
#         Harder
#         Louder
#         Longer
#         Smarter
* * * * * * * *
Many      #
Thousands #
Our       #
Never     #
* * * * * * * *
#         Newpix
#         Later
#         Wait is
#         Over
* * * * * * * *
Bong it   #
Gong it   #
Dong it   #
Hats us   #
* * * * * * * *
#         Harder
#         Louder
#         Longer
#         Smarter
/\/\/\/\/\/\/\/\
Bong it Harder
Gong it Louder
Dong it Longer
Hats us Smarter
* * * * * * * *
Many Newpix
Thousands Later
Our Wait is
Never Over
* * * * * * * *
Bong it Harder
Gong it Louder
Dong it Longer
Hats us Smarter
Many Newpix
Thousands Later
Our Wait is
Never Over
(repeat final verse lots of times)

Perfect! Now I'll have your version in mind every time I hear it, great :)

*rubs hands together*
Success!
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby azule » Fri May 24, 2013 7:58 am UTC

mscha wrote:OtherComic alert.
I honestly can't think of a way how this is “all related” to the OTC/OTT...

Words make us happy or sad. "Dialogue" in the OTC makes us happy, or...mad. Have they made us sad yet?


EDIT:
BlitzGirl wrote:Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words make me feel like maybe I came back at the wrong Time...
*glances over at the Present Present stashed in the corner*

:( Well, don't feel bad, please. We're just being stupidly conscious, like adults. We're not kids anymore. I think adults like presents... I think. I usually try to buy my own stuff though. Other adults seem to like the gesture though. :)
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Flotter » Fri May 24, 2013 8:00 am UTC

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Blast! The reverse-translation doesn't work properly :(
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby kenmelken » Fri May 24, 2013 8:00 am UTC

BlitzGirl wrote:Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words make me feel like maybe I came back at the wrong Time...
*glances over at the Present Present stashed in the corner*


:(

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Re: 1190: "Time for cake"

Postby XonqNopp » Fri May 24, 2013 8:07 am UTC

It's been a long Time since we had the last cake in here... So I expressely double-post to bring you some! :mrgreen:
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Re: 1190: "Time 10000000"

Postby XonqNopp » Fri May 24, 2013 8:07 am UTC

...and this is my 10000000th post!!!!

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Cupcakes for everyone!!

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Re: 1190: "Time 10000000"

Postby Swein » Fri May 24, 2013 8:19 am UTC

XonqNopp wrote:...and this is my 10000000th post!!!!
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Cupcakes for everyone!!

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Yay! Cool! And thanks for cakes XonqNopp! :D
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Platonix » Fri May 24, 2013 8:26 am UTC

mscha wrote:OtherComic alert.
I honestly can't think of a way how this is “all related” to the OTC/OTT...

Well, we've commented a few times lately that, despite some close calls, this thread has managed to avoid the pile of words that make people sad known as a flame war...

...also, the OTC has included several sticks by now. Stones, not so much that I recall, but grains of sand are like micro-stones...

...my god. The beach and sandcastle were built of molpy rocks!

[added later] Oh, duh. Trebuchet stones may break my sandcastles.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby kenmelken » Fri May 24, 2013 8:34 am UTC

Platonix wrote:
Trebuchet stones may break my sandcastles...


...but words are few and far between in this comic.

That said, I agree with others that the relative good nature and lack of genuine friction on this board: inspiring.
Here we are, a bunch of random people from all kinds of places on the [heresy] outside [/heresy], but in the OTT we are all a very amiable community.

I do hope BlitzGirl isn't too saddened right now, though. She really is a gem to the feed.

As for me, I know my posts have only come in a few short and sporadic periods, but I've been (usually, with a few exceptions) reading along the whole time and enjoying the development of the side plots we create here of our own developing story as a community.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Vytron » Fri May 24, 2013 8:51 am UTC

BlitzGirl wrote:*glances over at the Present Present stashed in the corner*


I wait for it! (the present)

Cheer up BlitzGirl!
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby kenmelken » Fri May 24, 2013 9:02 am UTC

They sure must be hONGry, 'cuz they've been here a while now...

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EDIT: Only thing to change this time is his hands went down while her's went up.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby rvloon » Fri May 24, 2013 9:30 am UTC

yappobiscuits wrote:
spamjam wrote:Well done Mr. Biscuits! I can picture you hunched over your keyboard for the last hour waiting for the exact instant to post. Hope you don't get pre-ninja'd by a new poster in the approval queue. Nice ONG too!

Other than that I have nothing to say other that it's coma time and I just want to leave my mark on this notable NP.
Teehee, yeah I got the idea for that about 5 newpages ago, and have indeed been anxiously refreshing this past hour newpix or so :oops:

Edit: 7 newpages ago actually!
yappobiscuits wrote:Edit: Also I see we only have 7 newpages to go before we come to... Well let's just say I'll be preparing a certain Iron Maiden parody for when we reach said newpage...


Of course, this could also have been done on page 616, apparently. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Number_of_the_Beast

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby kenmelken » Fri May 24, 2013 10:00 am UTC

Cueball ready to move ONG while Megan finishes???
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I predict dialogue in the next newpix.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby ucim » Fri May 24, 2013 10:53 am UTC

kenmelken wrote:I do hope BlitzGirl isn't too saddened right now, though. She really is a gem to the feed.
When I first read that, the word "feed" translated into the idea of a trough of food for cattle, leading to an image that I think I want to unsee.

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Flado » Fri May 24, 2013 10:55 am UTC

FirstPost throw. dthurston.PostCount==1, never quoted.
Spoiler:
dthurston wrote:
k.bookbinder wrote:If they be dunes, should not they have come sooner? Perhaps near the coast? Otherwise they'd[ likely be walking in a desert and I believe we've concluded they're not, as they're still following the river (um...is it underground or just at a lower elevation?).

You must have missed newpix 1218 to 1219, where they decided to keep on going straight while the river turned.

Also, newpix 1178 suggests strongly that these are hills, not anything else.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby kenmelken » Fri May 24, 2013 10:56 am UTC

ucim wrote:
kenmelken wrote:I do hope BlitzGirl isn't too saddened right now, though. She really is a gem to the feed.
When I first read that, the word "feed" translated into the idea of a trough of food for cattle, leading to an image that I think I want to unsee.

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Eek! Yup... now my brain is trying to unsee it also. Poor BlitzGirl, being eaten by cattle, like some bizarre bovine revenge for all the McDonald's our species has consumed...
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby higgs-boson » Fri May 24, 2013 11:00 am UTC

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby kenmelken » Fri May 24, 2013 11:01 am UTC

Spoiler:
Finally moving alONG again. (And admittedly I was wrONG in my prediction that we'd see dialogue this time.)

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higgs-boson got it first.

Then in trying to hide this I messed up and made bizzare duplicate post with misplaced tags.

Hopefully all is better now...
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby XonqNopp » Fri May 24, 2013 11:02 am UTC

kenmelken wrote:I predict dialogue in the next newpix.

I would have agreed... But the it seems we have to wait more for it...
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby kenmelken » Fri May 24, 2013 11:02 am UTC

Sorry for the tag misordering!
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby kenmelken » Fri May 24, 2013 11:04 am UTC

Um... is the Thread freaking out and formatting wrong and not loading properly for anyone else?
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Flotter » Fri May 24, 2013 11:04 am UTC

kenmelken wrote:
kenmelken wrote:[...]

Please check the order of your tags, you're breaking the forum...

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby SBN » Fri May 24, 2013 11:10 am UTC

Artemis_Wolf wrote:
mathrec wrote:(If anyone doesn't have their jaw on the floor, just try to write two double dactyl lines that have meaning relevant to the forum and are anagrams of each other!)

To quote Barney Stinson,
"Challenge accepted!"
(I wouldn't have quoted Barney Stinson, but it came up in the anagram/double-dactyl hybrid.)
Okay, so it's no Shakespeare, (as is common with anagrams, it makes little sense) but I think it's pretty good for a double-dactyl/anagram hybrid.
Writing process:
Spoiler:
So I looked up the form of a double dactyl on Wikipedia, replaced a few vowels with apostrophes, (making sure I used apostrophes on the second half to represent the same vowels) realized that I made the bottom lines into two dactyls instead of a dactyl and a stressed syllable, stuck the bottom lines on the top, and was almost finished when my mother asked me to go to bed. By that time, I'd experimented with a few possible versions of each line and wasn't sure which worked better-- the some of the lines were definitely lesser because they had to be anagrams of lines on the other half of the double dactyl-- and I ended up with three versions of the odd-numbered lines and two of the even. Just to keep the symmetry, I made up two quick alternate versions of the even-numbered lines.
The versions of my double dactyl:
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VERSION 1:
Sand nil height, hourglass mite.-------Animals, drought shines light,
Time, Ben?-- lonely mus'c.--------------Biolum'nescently.
Challenge accept'd! Subm'rine pure.---Meg'n, Cueball, Princ'ss Peach trued,
What conquers all?-----------------------Clan quest: Warhol.

VERSION 2:
Sand midnight, hourglass lithe,--------Animal's droughts shined light,
Timely en noble mus'c.------------------Biolum'nescently.
Challenge accept'd! Subm'rine's peri.--Meg'n, Cueball, Princ'ss Peach stride--
Life conquers all.-------------------------Liquor, scene fall.
("peri" meaning periscope)

VERSION 3:
Sand holes mite, hourglass night-------Animal's droughts shone lights
Worry en sylph unto----------------------Tryphon-Sunflowery
Challenge accepted, Baum!--------------Megan Dee, patch Cueball. (Should that be "Megan, patch Cueball Dee"?)
Randall Munroe.---------------------------Murder Naal, lo!
("Tryphon-Sunflowery" being derived from the literal translation of Tryphon Tournesol-- which is apparently Herge's orginal name for Cuthbert Calculus in the Tintin series-- and "Naal" meaning the murder movie Andha Naal)

The lines are pretty much interchangeable, so one line might go better on another version. Not sure which versions of which (pairs of) lines are the best.
Anyway, hopefully I didn't mess up the meter or the anagrams. What do you guys think? Any feedback?

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Vytron » Fri May 24, 2013 11:15 am UTC

Randall keeps teasing people. The enders. The Loopers. Even I, as a foreverist, feel teased everyday (as I could wake up and miss the end of the OTC.)

And now he teases the Dialogers, and the Predicters, with a scene that clearly had Megan and Cueball about to talk, and then they didn't.

How easy would have been for GLR to just skip the frame to prove us wrong?

He reads the thread.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby cellocgw » Fri May 24, 2013 11:21 am UTC

Apologies for going not only OT but outside the True World, but: hey BlitzGirl wanted to make sure you and your family/friends were not near that bridge that collapsed yesterday. That must be leading to some ugly traffic patterns today.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby charlie_grumbles » Fri May 24, 2013 11:26 am UTC

buffygirl said: GRRRRRR ....
fluffy (sweet fluffy) said:
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby SBN » Fri May 24, 2013 11:42 am UTC

cellocgw wrote:Apologies for going not only OT but outside the True World, but: hey BlitzGirl wanted to make sure you and your family/friends were not near that bridge that collapsed yesterday. That must be leading to some ugly traffic patterns today.

She was south of Seattle, and the bridge is north, but then again, she just moved. (But she said she was moving closer to Seattle, so I think she's ok.) But yeah, I can't imagine the traffic. I had the fun of dealing with the I-81 shutdown a couple weekends ago, and that was bad enough.
We may have some other Seattleites or Washingtonians though, so to all of you, let us know you are safe.
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