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by SBN
Wed Jul 27, 2016 2:09 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Please post a small something that brings you joy. 13695050_10210183958385601_220989038_n.jpg Unfortunately, much m*stard has occurred since this photo was taken, 2 wips ago. One car-castle, no longer car-like or castle-like. One passport, apparently lost forever. (Small glimmer of hope remains, bu...
by SBN
Sat Jul 23, 2016 9:03 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Weird Random question. Any OTTers in Canada? Like Northern British Columbia?
by SBN
Mon Jul 18, 2016 11:12 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Cueball. I can tell because he's turned to look at the beanie. Makes sense to me... "Are you ok with this?" But... it would presume that the Beanie thought Cueball understood what Rosetta was saying. (Cueball: "Am I ok with what? "). It's reasonable for the Beanie to see that th...
by SBN
Mon Jul 18, 2016 1:08 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

ggh wrote:Here's another one:
This is the current replay frame...
Image

Who is the beanie talking to?


Cueball. I can tell because he's turned to look at the beanie.
by SBN
Fri Jul 15, 2016 2:37 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Also, it looks like we'll be opening doors for wolpies in a new place soon. Assuming I can make it through all the paperwork that was waiting for me when I got back to the internet. I guess it isn't technically paperwork anymore, but I don't know what we call it now that it is all online. Yay! And ...
by SBN
Fri Jul 15, 2016 12:48 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: Wheel on stick.

Also, I'm going Outside for the next few days. Me too. Going where the internet doesn't go. And I'm back, and caught up. (Lots of good stuff there, but I am still too sleep-deprived to comment sufficiently.) Also, it looks like we'll be opening doors for wolpies in a new place soon. Assuming I can ...
by SBN
Sat Jul 02, 2016 8:23 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: Wheel on stick.

balthasar_s wrote:Also, I'm going Outside for the next few days.


Me too. Going where the internet doesn't go.
by SBN
Fri Jun 24, 2016 2:42 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

I can't shake the feeling that everything is going wrong. That's me being a silly molpy again, but I am genuinely afraid I won't be able to get a reasonable-paying Outside Funding Source, and I'll die unhappy. Turns out, that there are lots of different ways for things to go right, and lots of diff...
by SBN
Fri Jun 24, 2016 1:36 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

After flying down to Florida almost two weeks ago now, I found myself swept up in a torrent of cares of daily life. Say the word if you want to meet the wolpies! (Though, I'm about do depart for somewhere beyond the middle of nowhere, but only for a couple of weeks.) Oooh, first time I've been Yapp...
by SBN
Thu Jun 23, 2016 12:08 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

My posting process: I write an extensive post, then anxiety sets in and I think it's stupid and decide not to post it. Next day, same thing. You will probably find this is true of the majority of people. I only post about half of what I write. I think I'm at about a quarter. Half the posts never ma...
by SBN
Thu Jun 23, 2016 1:45 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Lester is my other favourite on the album, not for the melody, but for the lyrics. SBN, I think you'd appreciate this one too - it's a man promising to be a better person if his dog (who has been hit by a car) pulls through. . Not sure how I feel about it, exactly. I liked the start, but not sure i...
by SBN
Wed Jun 22, 2016 3:19 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Well, to continue anyways I have a feeling that if a global language based on English emerged (as it is a lingua franca now) that it would then start to diverge. As much as we try to standardize a language the reality is that the "vulgar" will eventually win out and we'll speak whatever d...
by SBN
Wed Jun 22, 2016 1:45 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time": Obscure references lost

Neil_Boekend wrote:
HES wrote:Didn't mean to imply you were, I meant lost as in no longer living.

I see. I forgot I was dead.

Don't you hate when that happens?
by SBN
Mon Jun 20, 2016 10:46 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

If it's an in-the-ground pool with sufficiently strong sides (brick and mortar, for example) Polyesther/glassfiber is an effective substitute, (if you can stand the smell during hardening). It's really not that difficult to apply, but I advise to watch some videos online and test on a small object ...
by SBN
Sun Jun 19, 2016 2:19 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

by SBN
Sat Jun 18, 2016 11:43 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

blindpost (thanks notifier!): MSWFP didn't like that one, and I didn't like the next two, but todip we went to one we both like, except for one thing. It has a pool, which is good, but it is vinyl, which would not last long with wolpies in it. So now we're trying to find out how much it is to make ...
by SBN
Sat Jun 18, 2016 2:11 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

New OtherComic . I think that guy used to work at my WFFS, because I inherited some code like that. When I get asked why things are the way they are, my answer is his name. Just that. (Which is extra amusing, because his name is actually a number.) Not 42 though. That would be funny, but also confu...
by SBN
Sat Jun 11, 2016 4:12 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time": NO MMONS AT CHRONOCORP CAN POST ME!

Then again, really flat areas, like Holland or south Florida, don't show up well on this one either. The way things are going they may not be showing up on any maps. I hope my daughter's car, Cloud, is as good as Goldie. (But without the sparks, please.) So far her travels have taken her from FL to...
by SBN
Fri Jun 10, 2016 9:09 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: Blitz Progress: 2167/2493

And now onto post responses: At about $1700 return, I'd rather avoid extra flights. :) I can speak German no problem, but I'd have to learn my technical vocabulary over again. Might come back to you surprisingly fast though. I have a nephew (Graduate of MPHS, :( ) that relocated fairly drastically ...
by SBN
Thu Jun 09, 2016 12:13 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: Time: SHORTY, I'VE GOT A FEELING WE'RE NOT ON ЯОЯЯІМ ТТО ƎНТ ANYMORE

Y I think if there's two "the's", they usually get collapsed into one in English. You wouldn't really talk about the The Ohio State University happenings. I might. After all, "The La Brea Tar Pits " is "the the tar tar pits". — mrob27 http://fora.xkcd.com/download/file...
by SBN
Tue Jun 07, 2016 11:04 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

ChronosDragon wrote: I'll be molpying around down in Florida


Hey, that's where I am! You should come meet the wolpies!
by SBN
Mon Jun 06, 2016 8:13 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time" - Too crazy to be mental

Edit: Whoa, poped. Decree: Tell us about mustard that you can look back on and laugh about. My engagement. No wait, that doesn't sound right. Here's the story. We were going to visit his cousin in Victoria, BC. Traffic was good, the border was good, he dropped me off to get ferry tickets and went t...
by SBN
Sun Jun 05, 2016 10:15 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Maybe. Wait, now I'm thinking that the OTT needs its own coinage and postage stamps. Well, the prayer tiles are perfect for OTT postage stamps. Jose Avatars too. I remember when Time first came out. I saw one of the first images and assumed it was some existential joke and forgot about if for awhil...
by SBN
Thu Jun 02, 2016 9:40 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

micdi wrote:Hi y'all

I will try to debasement correctly when i can as well.
molpy on

Indeed, molpy on. All methods of debasementing are correct, as long as they lead you to the OTT.
by SBN
Thu Jun 02, 2016 4:27 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Debasementing for a bit to say that I've been dealing with a seaish amount of life-mustard over the last yip and a half. Most of it has come to some sort of resolution, so now there's only a riverish amount left, and things are looking up. I was glad to see that the OTT was the #2 thread on the ICT...
by SBN
Thu Jun 02, 2016 10:33 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

The Lizards seem to watch me watch them do push ups. I think I have seen this animal in my garden! https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plestiodon_fasciatus I am thousands of miles and even more kilometers from where this animal belongs. I think, humans may have brought them as pets during one of the huma...
by SBN
Sun May 29, 2016 1:34 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

For decree: Iced tea is awesomeful. I'm ambivalent toward non-iced tea. Coffee is right out. Hereabouts, ordering iced tea will get you a funny look, and possibly something other than you want. Here one orders Sweet Tea. (Or unsweet, if that is the preference.) Unsweet is not always available. I'm ...
by SBN
Fri May 27, 2016 12:11 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Oh, the humanitea! Whoever is getting those scrumptious donuts, better make that three dozen. And soon, please. Before someone decides to fire up the punsaw instead. https://triangleexplorer.files.wordpress.com/2016/03/donut2.jpg?w=500 We're going to a wolpy beach party this wipend.
by SBN
Mon May 16, 2016 11:07 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Re: Decree:
Please, sir, can we have some more?
by SBN
Sun May 15, 2016 12:27 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: LOOK ON MY FACEBUGS, YE EE:EE:EEING, AND KETCHUP!

Is it the time of the yip already, oldpixbot? Also hi, I'm now fully caught up. There's still one thing I either missed or wasn't explained yet - how the ch*rp did ggh decipher the proto-beanish? Normally, there would be quite straightforward answer - frequency analysis. But the script is not a 1:1...
by SBN
Thu May 12, 2016 11:22 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 32893552

Re: 1190: "Time"

Gingercat wrote:
Why thank you :mrgreen: Yes, that very duality is why it took me so long. So much progress was cancelled out by antigress!

Usually progress is cancelled out by congress, which is so much worse.
by SBN
Mon May 09, 2016 11:07 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 28: Saltmongery

Also, since I'm apparently Vatican Milliner's Perfect Customer, tell me about the weather. Preferably in 1324 format. The wipend was treeish. We visited raptorcats: 025.JPG Yesterdip was hOTTer, but still nice. Still no new OtherComic yet. They've been late a lot lately, I think. I mean, less punct...
by SBN
Sun May 08, 2016 11:19 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Molpish Mother's Day to the relevant OTTers!
by SBN
Fri May 06, 2016 11:30 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: Time: ONE DOES NOT SIMPLY MRORL INTO THE TARDIS.

When I lived in Tacoma, I went on adventurous walks. / […] / People have improved the air-roads since. I only regret that every time I hear "Tacoma", I still think Narrows bridge and see that film they showed in high school physics class. It was educational, but seems to have given the pl...
by SBN
Wed May 04, 2016 9:23 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Ha! That's cute, taixzo. :) Now I want to replace every snake with "full-width justification"! Are you sure about that? http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=51671 How could I have missed that one! Steakishly awesomeful! Now, given that "justification" comes from the same ...
by SBN
Mon May 02, 2016 8:56 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

I too wish to add my thanks and admiration to taixzo. I fear this is a bit like when I was in college, and my roommate thought my Calculus homework was easier than her freshman math homework, because I had 3 problems assigned, and she had 30. I don't have the knowledge to even properly appreciate ho...
by SBN
Sun Apr 24, 2016 1:13 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Decree? Tell us a story. The Story of your Most Adventurous Walk. It's not my walk, and it's not my story, but here is a link to a Most Adventurous Walk that GHWFP* (And GHW) will be doing soon. http://theovernight.donordrive.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=donorDrive.participant&participantID=16548 S...
by SBN
Fri Apr 22, 2016 11:14 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Can I just say again how much I love this strange and wonderful needle-pulled thing? And we all love you, and each other, and every chirping thing that keeps us together. 1 1 No silly footnotes or random rambling today, this is more important. Everyone here is special, and wowterful, and just plain...
by SBN
Wed Apr 20, 2016 12:32 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: Beacon Alpha for Time Travelers

ATTENTION TIME TRAVELERS (BLITZERS, KETCHUPERS, MAYOS ET AL.) This is a post from the Time Foundation. Once you reach this post, please report to the Future Present that you've reached Beacon Alpha . I have just now, 19 April 2016 14:14 Pacific Daylight Savings Time registered to the xkcd f...
by SBN
Fri Apr 08, 2016 10:57 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: Time: DID ANYBODY MISS THE SEARCH FOR JAVASCRIPT?

mrob27 wrote:Am I the only one who thought it looks like a "Lunar Lander" game? The light looks like a rocket and there's that flat area in the lower-left which would be the landing area.

I tried to land the lamp, but it didn't cooperate.

And, I'm officially house-less! (Yes, that's good news.)

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