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by Deskchair Intellectual
Sat Aug 02, 2008 8:56 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Boy Thread: put a hat on ur butt
Replies: 14355
Views: 1448547

Re: Man Thread: A-Grade Barrel-Distilled Manliness

A gay friend of mine argued that he does not like Hooters, as in the restaurant. He says the buffalo chicken wing things are not that good.

Also, the women tend to get in the way of him ogling hot straight guys.


What are you men's thoughts on this?
by Deskchair Intellectual
Fri Aug 01, 2008 9:56 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Awesome Teacher Quotes
Replies: 1764
Views: 404775

Re: Awesome Teacher Quotes

I had an AP English teacher in 6th grade who was helping us study for a spelling test. We were also somewhat studing mnemonic devices, and he decided to use an example for the world 'calendar'. Most students spelled it 'calendER' accidentally. So, he asked for a student to help him. I raised my hand...
by Deskchair Intellectual
Mon May 26, 2008 2:40 am UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Tripling your IQ, yes or no?
Replies: 145
Views: 15091

Re: Tripling your IQ, yes or no?

I think a better question, rather than should it be performed if the effects are permanent, is that, should it be performed on regular people if the effects ARN'T permanent? Which is why I've always wondered, can you take the operation more than one time? I'm curious as to what the actual procedure ...
by Deskchair Intellectual
Sun Mar 30, 2008 1:34 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0400: "Important Life Lesson"
Replies: 242
Views: 51837

Re: "Important Life Lesson" Discussion

For the hand on head thing... Every girl I've ever been with has sworn that if a guy so much as touches their head, it's off. Meanwhile, I've never had hands on my head when I've been busy. Maybe I don't need the help? >.> About the comic: It seems she enjoys their new sex themesong. That's because...
by Deskchair Intellectual
Wed Feb 13, 2008 8:55 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0383: "Helping"
Replies: 358
Views: 107940

Re: "Helping" Discussion

This comic was so relevant to what I was fighting over my friend with. I was more upset than anything but I kept telling him to stop caring because I didn't need that right now, and he just wouldn't listen. I go to check the XKCD update out of an attept to distract myself and come upon this jewel. I...
by Deskchair Intellectual
Wed Jan 30, 2008 7:17 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0377: "Journal 2"
Replies: 346
Views: 55831

Re: "Journal 2" Discussion

The_Toad wrote:YOU CANT TAKE AWAY HATGUYS HAT. THEN HE IS JUST GUY


Guy....
Fawkes!
He turns into Epic/Epoch Fail Man!
Holy shit!
by Deskchair Intellectual
Mon Jan 28, 2008 7:43 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0376: "Bug"
Replies: 97
Views: 36051

Re: 'Bug' discussion

Flewellyn wrote:
Deskchair Intellectual wrote:http://youtube.com/watch?v=MTeoe4Yk_z8
SHIT HE TOOK THAT FROM CHRIS CROCKER
Where did Randall go wrong?


LEAVE RANDALL ALONE! *sob*

THAT'S NOT FUNNY ANYMORE.
Stop it!
by Deskchair Intellectual
Mon Jan 28, 2008 7:32 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0376: "Bug"
Replies: 97
Views: 36051

Re: 'Bug' discussion

http://youtube.com/watch?v=MTeoe4Yk_z8
SHIT HE TOOK THAT FROM CHRIS CROCKER
Where did Randall go wrong?
by Deskchair Intellectual
Thu Jan 24, 2008 1:49 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0374: "Journal"
Replies: 178
Views: 33813

Re: Journal Discussion

I think I felt my heart tearing in two just reading that.
by Deskchair Intellectual
Tue Jan 22, 2008 4:58 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Who the dickens are you?
Replies: 10922
Views: 2419001

Re: INTRO THREAD THE THIRD

Hi, I'm Deskchair Intellectual, and I'm going to form my own religion based on Wikipedia some day. I've actually been around XKCD for a while, but I wanted to post in the intro thread anyways because it's awesome. I'm 13 years old and more confused about myself as ever, but the consistency of webcom...
by Deskchair Intellectual
Tue Jan 22, 2008 4:32 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0366: "Your Mom"
Replies: 125
Views: 29346

Re: Discussion about Your Mom

385 wrote:Where is this from:
A: How are you?
B: That's what she said!
A: ...You're not using that correctly.
B: That's what she said!
A: Better

Oh me yarm
I do that all the time. It's funny.
by Deskchair Intellectual
Tue Jan 22, 2008 4:30 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0366: "Your Mom"
Replies: 125
Views: 29346

Re: Discussion about Your Mom

Oh me yarm, Randall must be reading your mom's mind, because that's what she said in bed the night before the comic was posted!
by Deskchair Intellectual
Sat Jan 19, 2008 7:58 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0372: "To Be Wanted"
Replies: 143
Views: 25384

Re: To Be Wanted Discussion

Hrm, I interpretted it as the boat lady dreaming of the computer guy dreaming of her.

The computer guy, the one she's dreaming of specifically, is imaginary, but there's a similiar one out there and she knows it, so she sails off to find the desk guy who's dreaming of her.
by Deskchair Intellectual
Mon Dec 31, 2007 4:34 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0364: "Responsible Behavior"
Replies: 79
Views: 25009

Re: "Responsible Behavior" Discussion

I love XKCD to death, NOT THAT I'M RELATED TO WHY IT WAS LATE, but I still don't get it.

I should ask my dad, but then he'd wonder why I want to know.
by Deskchair Intellectual
Tue Dec 25, 2007 3:57 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0361: "Christmas Back Home"
Replies: 115
Views: 17526

Re: 'Christmas Back Home' discussion

I COMPLETELY agree.
Tonight, I'm spending time opening presents and then taping them back together.
by Deskchair Intellectual
Tue Dec 04, 2007 10:56 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0352: "Far Away"
Replies: 233
Views: 32555

Re: "Far Away" Discussion

I love this comic so much. I really had a thing for the earlier comics related to love, so it's good to see something like this. It just makes me wonder, who is it that Randall wants to hug? I also have to note, it's not always people in LDR who need hugs. Sometimes it's good friends who are going t...
by Deskchair Intellectual
Wed Nov 28, 2007 6:56 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0350: "Network"
Replies: 220
Views: 22993

Re: "Network" Discussion

ssladler wrote:Can you make them fight?

Oh man that'd be so cool.
by Deskchair Intellectual
Wed Oct 31, 2007 5:23 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Word Association Game 2: Electric Boogaloo
Replies: 12812
Views: 1073551

Re: Word Association Game 2: Electric Boogaloo

plastic
by Deskchair Intellectual
Wed Oct 31, 2007 5:19 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0336: "Priorities"
Replies: 141
Views: 27837

Re: "Priorities" Discussion

"I got an F in 'Sex'? I didn't even know there was a sex class!" >>;; Note: The class was actually SFX, as in special effects, but they misread it as SEX. Nono, the student is female; therefore, the report card would read "Sex: F". Har har har. But now that I think about it, do ...
by Deskchair Intellectual
Wed Oct 31, 2007 5:18 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: A blank slate can go into almost any career.
Replies: 54
Views: 9027

Re: A blank slate can go into almost any career.

but what happens if I get accepted for both? :shock: Then you will become a science pirate who is also good at art. I'll paint chemical equations in an amazingly abstract way, using shapes and the dribbling of blood to make the symbols, by cutting into my foe's stomach! Or I could just steal things...
by Deskchair Intellectual
Wed Oct 31, 2007 5:14 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0336: "Priorities"
Replies: 141
Views: 27837

Re: "Priorities" Discussion

Kaye wrote:"I got an F in 'Sex'? I didn't even know there was a sex class!"

>>;;

Note: The class was actually SFX, as in special effects, but they misread it as SEX.
by Deskchair Intellectual
Wed Oct 31, 2007 5:12 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: A blank slate can go into almost any career.
Replies: 54
Views: 9027

Re: A blank slate can go into almost any career.

If you're planning to go to college, APs can be useful after all, even if people have intellectual objections to them. My APs saved me a ton of money by getting me out of a bunch of required general education subjects (like English 1000 and such) and enabling me to start on my sequences early. Plus...
by Deskchair Intellectual
Wed Oct 31, 2007 5:09 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0336: "Priorities"
Replies: 141
Views: 27837

Re: "Priorities" Discussion

Does anyone else sometimes not do assignments because you know your grades would be high enough even if you don't do it?
by Deskchair Intellectual
Tue Oct 30, 2007 12:38 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: A blank slate can go into almost any career.
Replies: 54
Views: 9027

Re: A blank slate can go into almost any career.

The only high school that does some research and really advanced stuff is Phillips, and it's a bigger institution than most colleges. Whoops, forgot the New York specialized schools and Andover. I'm pretty sure that by "research" she means "reading about stuff from authoritative sour...
by Deskchair Intellectual
Mon Oct 29, 2007 12:28 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: A blank slate can go into almost any career.
Replies: 54
Views: 9027

Re: A blank slate can go into almost any career.

The only high school that does some research and really advanced stuff is Phillips, and it's a bigger institution than most colleges. Whoops, forgot the New York specialized schools and Andover. Asides from that, I think it's kind of repulsive that 13 year olds are already obsessed with career. Whe...
by Deskchair Intellectual
Mon Oct 29, 2007 9:33 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: A blank slate can go into almost any career.
Replies: 54
Views: 9027

Re: A blank slate can go into almost any career.

Gelsamel wrote:
Amicitia wrote:
Deskchair Intellectual wrote:I'm 13 yers old, and going to high school next year.
...
I've always been fond of researching.

Am I the only one who missed this? Future comedian or child prodigy?


Depends on where she is - Highschool in Aus is year 7-12.


I'm in the US. 9-12.
by Deskchair Intellectual
Mon Oct 29, 2007 9:30 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: A blank slate can go into almost any career.
Replies: 54
Views: 9027

Re: A blank slate can go into almost any career.

I'm 13 yers old, and going to high school next year. ... I've always been fond of researching. Am I the only one who missed this? Future comedian or child prodigy? Wikipedia's mental disorder pages are some of my favorite things to read. But it's mostly just non-school related research for now. It'...
by Deskchair Intellectual
Mon Oct 29, 2007 9:12 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: A blank slate can go into almost any career.
Replies: 54
Views: 9027

Re: A blank slate can go into almost any career.

This is not about me personally, or giving me advice, or whatever. Actually I think that was what you put forward as the point of the topic. A good start to finding a career would be to learn how to spell things correctly. That said I agree with what has been said above, theres really know hurry. H...
by Deskchair Intellectual
Mon Oct 29, 2007 9:10 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: A blank slate can go into almost any career.
Replies: 54
Views: 9027

Re: A blank slate can go into almost any career.

Just do physics because it's awesome, hahaha. I hate physics. So boring. Unless you are talking quantem mechanics and shiz, it all goes through one ear and out the other. You have to get the boring stuff out of the way to get to the interesting stuff :-). That's true, but I couldn't stand it, and I...
by Deskchair Intellectual
Mon Oct 29, 2007 8:49 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: A blank slate can go into almost any career.
Replies: 54
Views: 9027

Re: A blank slate can go into almost any career.

Just do physics because it's awesome, hahaha. I hate physics. So boring. Unless you are talking quantem mechanics and shiz, it all goes through one ear and out the other. To everyone else: You think I don't know that already? This is not Srs Bizness, where you discuss how early a kid should be thin...
by Deskchair Intellectual
Mon Oct 29, 2007 8:16 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: A blank slate can go into almost any career.
Replies: 54
Views: 9027

A blank slate can go into almost any career.

I'm 13 yers old, and going to high school next year. I need to think about what i want to do for a living, and I thought it'd be fun to ask the XKCD forum people, what I should do? You can ask questions about my interest to see what might suit me, but here's a general overveiw of what I may be suite...
by Deskchair Intellectual
Fri Oct 26, 2007 2:07 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0333: "Getting Out of Hand"
Replies: 107
Views: 22679

Re: Getting Out of Hand

I KNEW IT
I TOLD EVERYONE
I made a discussion in Serious Business about Wikipedia and how it's becoming a major resource!

And everyone was all like, 'NOOO, UNPOSSIBLE'

):
by Deskchair Intellectual
Tue Oct 09, 2007 9:50 pm UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Platonic relationships
Replies: 183
Views: 18018

Re: Platonic relationships

Imo, it varies from person to person, really. Someone who is greatly influenced by the media may be in a way where they cannot have platonic relationships with someone of the opposite gender, but someone else may have exclusivly opposite gender friends. DOn't get into gay people with this, it just c...
by Deskchair Intellectual
Tue Oct 02, 2007 9:40 pm UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: A new breed of Armchair Intellectuals
Replies: 37
Views: 6582

Re:

For instance, searching something like Multiple Personality Disorder would probably come up with more information than a specific website on the internet, because Wikipedia has a LOT of information on it, and the next step up in that case is a book about personality disorders or specifically about ...
by Deskchair Intellectual
Sun Sep 30, 2007 1:44 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2863744

Re: Confessional Thread

I actually like MCR. I'm just pretending when I sit around with other people on the internet and complain when they come up in conversation. Even though I like to pretend I'm cool headed, I know I'm really moody and it makes me feel terrible. I know love is just a bunch of chemical reactions, but I ...
by Deskchair Intellectual
Sun Sep 30, 2007 1:38 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Let's ruin songs with knowledge!
Replies: 782
Views: 68798

Re: Let's ruin songs with knowledge!

It has been in fact proven that not everyone is racist.
A large amount of people are, but not EVERYONE.
by Deskchair Intellectual
Mon Sep 24, 2007 5:30 am UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: A new breed of Armchair Intellectuals
Replies: 37
Views: 6582

Wikipedia is a starter source. I usually go there first get some idea, some impression, of what a thing/concept is, and from there I can follow external links or go researching more specific sources. Well, some of it depends on the topic. For instance, searching something like Multiple Personality ...
by Deskchair Intellectual
Mon Sep 24, 2007 5:20 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Who the dickens are you?
Replies: 10922
Views: 2419001

Ohay. I came and rampaged a couple posts before someone telling me to post here, so. Sorry I'm late. Hi, I'm Deskchair Intellectual I'm 13 years old, check KXCD every day, and don't understand the math and programming jokes. I am from various parts of the internet, as I travel all around the southea...
by Deskchair Intellectual
Mon Sep 24, 2007 5:15 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0320: "28-Hour Day"
Replies: 142
Views: 86686

And I thought I was the only one who loved using Your Mom as a reply to everything. I'm just plain stupid with it though 'Oh, hi, what's your name?' 'Your mom.' :( didn't your mom ever teach you to start in the introduction thread? :D No, but your mom did. Last night. In bed. Introduction Thread? I...
by Deskchair Intellectual
Mon Sep 24, 2007 5:10 am UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: A new breed of Armchair Intellectuals
Replies: 37
Views: 6582

A new breed of Armchair Intellectuals

I was at lunch with my parents, discussing the internet. How Wikipedia has given birth to a new breed of Armchair Intellectuals, I aptly named 'Deskchair Intellectuals'. For those who don't know what an Armchair Intellectual is, which I think most do, but just to be sure, was back long ago when men ...

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