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by lysandra
Fri Jun 26, 2009 10:01 pm UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Upper Midwest US (MN, WI, ND, SD, IL, etc)
Replies: 173
Views: 91770

Re: Upper Midwest US (MN, WI, ND, SD, IL, etc)

Depending on what you wanted, I'm sure I can make you some for much less.

Also, to make you hungry, here are some photos from a few sushi places:
http://cryptocereus.com/gallery/v/food/japanese/
by lysandra
Fri Jun 26, 2009 6:13 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Upper Midwest US (MN, WI, ND, SD, IL, etc)
Replies: 173
Views: 91770

Re: Upper Midwest US (MN, WI, ND, SD, IL, etc)

Nope, I don't think it's a steakhouse. But it has really really yummy sushi and mochi and tofu and noodles in soup and cool Japanese soda and..chopsticks. >.> =^^+ I found it mediocre at best, with really tiny pieces. I've had buffet sushi better than this. Mochi can be prepackaged; tofu and noodle...
by lysandra
Thu Jun 25, 2009 11:09 pm UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Upper Midwest US (MN, WI, ND, SD, IL, etc)
Replies: 173
Views: 91770

Re: Upper Midwest US (MN, WI, ND, SD, IL, etc)

Which one are you going to?
by lysandra
Fri Feb 27, 2009 10:19 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0549: "Westley's a Dick"
Replies: 126
Views: 30231

Re: "Westley's a Dick" discussion

I thought the Spaniard ended up with the title.
by lysandra
Fri Feb 06, 2009 6:33 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0540: "Base System"
Replies: 220
Views: 65873

Re: "Base System" discussion

I don't share my root pw with anyone, even my husband.
by lysandra
Wed Feb 04, 2009 8:43 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0539: "Boyfriend"
Replies: 145
Views: 37933

Re: "Boyfriend" Discussion

I once had a similar discussion with my stat-sig other when trying to figure out what terminology to use.

It's hard finding someone you're compatible with who also recognizes and appreciates the fib seq.
by lysandra
Tue Dec 16, 2008 5:34 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: SF Bay Area or Davis Winter Meetup
Replies: 14
Views: 3028

Re: SF Bay Area or Davis Winter Meetup

Yeah, after Christmas sounds fine.
by lysandra
Mon Dec 15, 2008 6:36 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0517: "Marshmallow Gun"
Replies: 118
Views: 26498

Re: "Marshmallow Gun" Discussion

funnier than the last one.
by lysandra
Wed Dec 10, 2008 5:36 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0515: "No One Must Know"
Replies: 169
Views: 28448

Re: "No One Must Know " Discussion

That bag looks like they stuffed at least 2 or 3 stick people in it...
by lysandra
Wed Dec 10, 2008 3:18 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: SF Bay Area or Davis Winter Meetup
Replies: 14
Views: 3028

SF Bay Area or Davis Winter Meetup

I'll be around this winter so let's go do something fun! I've been stuck in Wisconsin so I'm really looking forward to being able to go hiking or anything without over foot of muddy slush everywhere :D
by lysandra
Mon Dec 08, 2008 7:55 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0514: "Simultaneous"
Replies: 144
Views: 27040

Re: "Simultaneous" Discussion

Pinkzeppelin wrote:Before having sex, my girlfriend and I prepare and agree upon a motion function, f(x), to ensure simultaneity is undisputed.


Does it ever work?
by lysandra
Sat Dec 06, 2008 12:03 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0513: "Friends"
Replies: 914
Views: 209951

Re: "Friends" Discussion

I wouldn't date a guy I couldn't be friends with. If they can't be a friend without being creepy, I doubt they'll be able to be a boyfriend without being creepy either.
by lysandra
Mon Dec 01, 2008 6:45 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: The Xkcd Cookbook (with an unfinished index in the OP)
Replies: 685
Views: 250477

Re: The Xkcd Cookbook

This is the curry noodle recipe I wrote up today. Tasty!

http://blog.blagofaire.com/2008/12/01/22/
by lysandra
Mon Dec 01, 2008 5:08 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0511: "Sleet"
Replies: 83
Views: 18065

Re: "Sleet" Discussion

Suckers. In Australia our Christmas season is all 35 degree days (That's 95 F for those 300 million in the U S of A). So instead of sleet, we get to burn the soles of our feet off on pavement. I'm in Wisconsin right now and the wind is howling outside, rattling the windows, and blanketing the stree...
by lysandra
Sat Nov 29, 2008 4:55 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0510: "Egg Drop Failure"
Replies: 124
Views: 48719

Re: "Egg Drop Failure" Discussion

I never got to do the egg drop test. I feel left out now! :O
by lysandra
Sat Nov 29, 2008 4:54 am UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Twilight?
Replies: 1018
Views: 144791

Re: Twilight?

Since goth is going mainstream, should we buy stock in Hot Topic? Well, if South Park is to be trusted, then goths hate Hot Topic. Fortunately, all those under the vampire fad (who aren't goth) like it. It seems safe. Depends on the generation/age. I took great joy in telling my middle/high school ...
by lysandra
Sat Nov 29, 2008 3:45 am UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Twilight?
Replies: 1018
Views: 144791

Re: Twilight?

I never liked the lovey dovey mush. I far more enjoyed the adventure and comparisons of lifestyles across centuries, discussions about immortality and identity over time, alternative timelines, and crazy metaphysical stuff like that.

Since goth is going mainstream, should we buy stock in Hot Topic?
by lysandra
Thu Nov 06, 2008 3:35 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0500: "Election"
Replies: 118
Views: 20237

Re: Election

Maybe Ms. Obama and Ms. Clinton should run together next time...
by lysandra
Thu Oct 09, 2008 1:34 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0239: "Blagofaire"
Replies: 70
Views: 18840

Re: "Blagofaire" Discussion

I just picked up http://blagofaire.com I didn't think it would be available. Well, it's mine now! Muahahahaha!

/me hops on an airship and putters away
by lysandra
Thu Oct 09, 2008 1:30 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Upper Midwest US (MN, WI, ND, SD, IL, etc)
Replies: 173
Views: 91770

Re: Upper Midwest US (MN, WI, ND, SD, IL, etc)

Was anybody else at barcamp in MKE?
by lysandra
Mon Sep 29, 2008 4:25 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0482: "Height"
Replies: 271
Views: 68294

Re: "Height" Discussion

All hail Discordia!

I think this would be great printed on a large transparent/translucent panel, with light behind it. Window sticky might work.
by lysandra
Fri Sep 19, 2008 5:52 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0478: "The Staple Madness"
Replies: 122
Views: 26383

Re: The Staple Madness

hahahahaha.... this reminds me of the Stapler Liberation Front of UCDavis, which stormed the senate meeting and declared that the computer labs had been without for far too long and then donated a bunch with a cry of KACHUNK!
by lysandra
Sat Sep 13, 2008 1:58 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: High and low point of your day
Replies: 3315
Views: 219712

Re: High and low point of your day

High: baking cheesy bread

Low: high blood pressure
by lysandra
Fri Sep 12, 2008 11:27 pm UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Low sodium Diet
Replies: 3
Views: 827

Low sodium Diet

Anybody else here on low sodium? What are your favorite recipes?
by lysandra
Tue Aug 26, 2008 10:53 pm UTC
Forum: Your art and links
Topic: Personal Art links: DeviantArt, flickr, etc.
Replies: 253
Views: 146889

Re: Personal Art links: DeviantArt, flickr, etc.

I always read deviantart as devian-tart.

Here's my flickr:


http://flickr.com/photos/spikymushroom/
by lysandra
Mon Aug 25, 2008 1:06 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0467: "X Girls Y Cups"
Replies: 217
Views: 59764

Re: X Girls Y Cups Discussion

Am I a nerd if I instantly recognized 65536 as being 2^16? Everybody knows that 65536 = 2^16. What makes you a nerd is that you pointed it out. :wink: Hey, wait, I only recognized it as a power of 2...not specifically as 2^16. Does this mean I'm not a nerd? Or according to Lazy Tommy, a nobody? It ...
by lysandra
Mon Aug 25, 2008 12:18 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0467: "X Girls Y Cups"
Replies: 217
Views: 59764

Re: X Girls Y Cups Discussion

archgoon wrote:and the eigenvalues are...
66209
-58456
63.9
32.1
2.94
-.089 + .2737i
-.089 - .2737i
-.0187


<3
by lysandra
Mon Aug 18, 2008 7:13 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0464: "RBA"
Replies: 118
Views: 56397

Re: "RBA" discussion

I have no idea what the non-reverse Bel-air is. I've heard of the show, but never seen it. For TRUE EXPERTS of Bel-Air though I challenge the COVERT BEL-AIR. Well, read that way both the bible and most of Bill Shakey's works are CBA's --- as long as they contain most of the words in the correct ord...
by lysandra
Mon Aug 18, 2008 8:53 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0464: "RBA"
Replies: 118
Views: 56397

Re: "RBA" discussion

I have no idea what the non-reverse Bel-air is. I've heard of the show, but never seen it. For TRUE EXPERTS of Bel-Air though I challenge the COVERT BEL-AIR. Well, read that way both the bible and most of Bill Shakey's works are CBA's --- as long as they contain most of the words in the correct ord...
by lysandra
Mon Aug 18, 2008 7:35 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0464: "RBA"
Replies: 118
Views: 56397

Re: "RBA" discussion

Is it just me, or has the comic lost most of its coding and math content recently? Like, it's all about Morgan Freeman and internet memes and sometimes romance. Where's the nerd humor anymore? Meh. It's still nerdy. And to tell the truth I don't really get all the coding and math ones. But the site...
by lysandra
Fri Aug 15, 2008 8:11 pm UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Upper Midwest US (MN, WI, ND, SD, IL, etc)
Replies: 173
Views: 91770

Re: Upper Midwest US (MN, WI, ND, SD, IL, etc)

I have stuff I need to mail so I'll be at the Juneau post office before meeting up with you wherever. Do you want to grab lunch or should I just bring cookies to share?
by lysandra
Thu Aug 14, 2008 6:35 pm UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Upper Midwest US (MN, WI, ND, SD, IL, etc)
Replies: 173
Views: 91770

Re: Upper Midwest US (MN, WI, ND, SD, IL, etc)

Saturday then! Timespace coordinates?
by lysandra
Thu Aug 14, 2008 6:57 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Upper Midwest US (MN, WI, ND, SD, IL, etc)
Replies: 173
Views: 91770

Re: Upper Midwest US (MN, WI, ND, SD, IL, etc)

Does Saturday work?
by lysandra
Wed Aug 13, 2008 3:44 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Upper Midwest US (MN, WI, ND, SD, IL, etc)
Replies: 173
Views: 91770

Re: Upper Midwest US (MN, WI, ND, SD, IL, etc)

I've never been to the art museum here before. I'm not from the area and haven't really had much of an excuse to go.
by lysandra
Wed Aug 13, 2008 3:38 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Upper Midwest US (MN, WI, ND, SD, IL, etc)
Replies: 173
Views: 91770

Re: Upper Midwest US (MN, WI, ND, SD, IL, etc)

Adventure by the lake? Will there be zeppelins and remote controlled sharks with lasers? Surely, we need to have dashingly handsome gentlemen with hats and canes and capes that hold portals to other world!
by lysandra
Mon Aug 11, 2008 6:33 pm UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Upper Midwest US (MN, WI, ND, SD, IL, etc)
Replies: 173
Views: 91770

Re: Upper Midwest US (MN, WI, ND, SD, IL, etc)

Come to Milwaukee!
by lysandra
Fri Aug 08, 2008 8:52 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Madison area...
Replies: 7
Views: 3553

Re: Madison area...

I'd consider it if I had crash space and an easy way to get there from Milwaukee.
by lysandra
Fri Aug 08, 2008 6:48 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0460: "Paleontology"
Replies: 109
Views: 17052

Re: So O/T it isn't funny

sje46 wrote:
laranzu wrote:Typo check: shouldn't that be acrocanthosaur teeth, not arcocanthosaur?

(Hey, I'm not normally a spellchecker, but dinosaurs are important, damnit!)

Umm, aren't those identical spellings?


no, the second and third letters are swapped
by lysandra
Fri Aug 08, 2008 6:44 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0460: "Paleontology"
Replies: 109
Views: 17052

Re: "Paleontology" Discussion

xquared wrote:now, we need a t-shirt that says "i was into dinosaurs when they were underground"


Yeah, that would make a good shirt.
by lysandra
Fri Aug 08, 2008 6:43 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0460: "Paleontology"
Replies: 109
Views: 17052

Re: "Paleontology" Discussion

Puns always make me cringe and this was no exception.

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