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by TheWhiteDeath
Wed Oct 05, 2011 4:33 pm UTC
Forum: Mathematics
Topic: Show us your articles! Or what's your Erdos number?
Replies: 185
Views: 239303

Re: Show us your articles! Or what's your Erdos number?

My number is arguably 4. I once got help on my chemistry lab report from my granddad, who was Erdos-3, so yeah. It wasn't published, but I still say it counts.
by TheWhiteDeath
Sat Jul 30, 2011 3:45 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0931: "Lanes"
Replies: 253
Views: 55341

Re: 0931: "Lanes"

I have to be honest-- I don't think anyone will disagree with the widespread "fuck cancer" sentiment.

But even with that said, Jesus Christ. This made me cry. The only other comic that's ever done that is "Spirit".
by TheWhiteDeath
Mon Jul 18, 2011 3:16 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0926: "Time Vulture"
Replies: 85
Views: 17500

Re: 0926: "Time Vulture"

Is anyone else not going to sleep tonight?
by TheWhiteDeath
Sat Apr 23, 2011 2:25 pm UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Speech Idiosyncracies/Catch Phrases
Replies: 4
Views: 1553

Speech Idiosyncracies/Catch Phrases

You all have them, and if you don't realize you have them, your friends do. So what are they? I have a few trademark phrases which I use. - Two related ones: "Well, if by 'X' you mean 'not at all X', then yes," and "This is X, and by X I mean Y." - "I'm calling shenanigans o...
by TheWhiteDeath
Sat Apr 23, 2011 2:09 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Awesome Teacher Quotes
Replies: 1763
Views: 326136

Re: Awesome Teacher Quotes

[Going over vector projections in precalc]
Student: When are we ever going to use this in life?

Teacher: Never, but you signed up to take this class, so shut up.


Most beautiful thing I ever heard.
by TheWhiteDeath
Sat Apr 23, 2011 2:05 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Perfect Moments In Music
Replies: 396
Views: 165658

Re: Perfect Moments In Music

Around 0:43 of Rogue Wave's "Nourishment Nation."

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jH5027LHgHM

Makes my skin tingle every time I hear it.
by TheWhiteDeath
Sat Apr 23, 2011 1:48 pm UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Words that sound like what they mean
Replies: 33
Views: 36181

Re: Words that sound like what they mean

"Blunt" is what immediately came to mind when I read the title. There are others I always think of, but they're escaping me right now-- I'll come back if they strike me again.
by TheWhiteDeath
Sun Apr 17, 2011 1:43 pm UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: Who am I?
Replies: 16
Views: 4737

Who am I?

I StumbledUpon this excellent puzzle by jd2718; I haven't yet been able to figure it out, but I've yet to actually sit down and do it, I've only glanced over it and done a bit in my head. One statement from each pair is true, and one is false. What is the number? 1a. I have 2 digits 1b. I am even 2a...
by TheWhiteDeath
Sat Apr 16, 2011 6:59 pm UTC
Forum: Fictional Science
Topic: Time Stop (hypothetical)
Replies: 17
Views: 4287

Time Stop (hypothetical)

Being new, I'm not entirely sure if this goes here; but my friend and I got into a discussion on this at lunch the other day, and I figure if anyone will know, it'll be xkcd people. So, with that disclaimer out of the way, what are the implications of being able to control time? Rules and restrictio...

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