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by Graham Finch
Thu Sep 20, 2018 6:27 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2048: "Curve-Fitting"
Replies: 19
Views: 6877

Re: 2048: "Curve-Fitting"

But what message do the polynominal people send?
by Graham Finch
Wed Mar 15, 2017 1:15 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1810: "Chat Systems"
Replies: 37
Views: 10555

Re: 1810: "Chat Systems"

A day later, this happens.
by Graham Finch
Sat Mar 19, 2016 10:15 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1657: "Insanity"
Replies: 36
Views: 6714

Re: 1657: "Insanity"

It's not insanity. It's the scientific method.
by Graham Finch
Sun Mar 22, 2015 9:33 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1501: Mysteries
Replies: 94
Views: 26190

Re: 1501: Mysteries

In the dead center of the graph is the "Don't Care About..." section.
by Graham Finch
Mon Aug 11, 2014 10:45 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1406: "Universal Converter Box"
Replies: 162
Views: 41464

Re: 1406: "Universal Converter Box"

Make a Kickstarter for it.
by Graham Finch
Thu Apr 17, 2014 7:44 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Return of the LHC
Replies: 7
Views: 2169

Return of the LHC

Remember the Large Hadron Collider that everyone was freaking out/excited about a few years ago?

Well, it's back in the news, and new particles (which defy the known laws of physics) have been discovered!
by Graham Finch
Sat Dec 07, 2013 1:35 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1299: "I Don't Own a TV"
Replies: 99
Views: 20636

Re: 1299: "I Don't Own a TV"

The line goes back to Neutral BEFORE 2000? I would think the line would reach equilibrium on the number, or at least a bit later.
by Graham Finch
Mon Nov 18, 2013 11:36 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1292: Pi vs. Tau
Replies: 124
Views: 32183

Re: 1292: Pi vs. Tau

by Graham Finch
Mon Nov 11, 2013 10:30 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1289: "Simple Answers"
Replies: 50
Views: 11288

Re: 1289: "Simple Answers"

I'm pretty sure "Will ____ make us all morons?" has the wrong answer.
by Graham Finch
Sat Nov 09, 2013 12:29 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1288: "Substitutions"
Replies: 147
Views: 42942

Re: 1288: "Substitutions"

I always do that one for Space.
by Graham Finch
Wed Nov 06, 2013 10:31 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1287: "Puzzle"
Replies: 70
Views: 18871

Re: 1287: "Puzzle"

Does anyone have a copy of the old comic with the third bishop? I missed out.
by Graham Finch
Thu Sep 26, 2013 9:33 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1269: "Privacy Opinions"
Replies: 118
Views: 26101

Re: 1269: "Privacy Opinions"

pkcommando wrote:
Graham Finch wrote:Reading this comic made me realize something disturbing...

The Internet is suffering from a severe lack of Exhibitionists.

You are clearly not using the Internet properly.

Oh wait - you meant like the individual in the comic? Yeah, we could use more of that kind.


Yes.
by Graham Finch
Wed Sep 25, 2013 11:16 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1269: "Privacy Opinions"
Replies: 118
Views: 26101

Re: 1269: "Privacy Opinions"

Reading this comic made me realize something disturbing...

The Internet is suffering from a severe lack of Exhibitionists.
by Graham Finch
Mon Sep 23, 2013 11:05 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: NASA is paying for laziness.
Replies: 16
Views: 2899

NASA is paying for laziness.

NASA is paying for the ultimate job: Sleeping in bed.

Salary: $18,000

Wanna volunteer? Here's the application form.
by Graham Finch
Sat Mar 23, 2013 9:31 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1189: "Voyager 1"
Replies: 119
Views: 54365

Re: 1189: "Voyager 1"

I was totally confused when I first read this strip. I thought it was an obscure Star Trek reference.
by Graham Finch
Tue Oct 30, 2012 11:05 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1127: "Congress"
Replies: 446
Views: 85124

Re: 1127: "Congress"

Um...
Joke?
by Graham Finch
Sun May 01, 2011 9:06 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0892: "Null Hypothesis"
Replies: 58
Views: 33521

Re: 0892: "Null Hypothesis"

Did they disprove the Null Hypothesis because the hypothesis was null?
by Graham Finch
Wed Mar 09, 2011 6:23 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0869: "Server Attention Span"
Replies: 90
Views: 25729

Re: 0869: "Server Attention Span"

Server: "Hey, Mobile!"
Browser: "What?"
Server: "Knife."
by Graham Finch
Fri Aug 06, 2010 7:26 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0776: "Still No Sleep"
Replies: 141
Views: 25495

Re: "Still No Sleep" discussion (#776)

Is this strip supposed to be an Applegeeks reference?
by Graham Finch
Fri Jul 30, 2010 8:08 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0773: "University Website"
Replies: 177
Views: 39594

Re: "University Website" discussion (#773)

This is officially my favorite strip now, mainly because it resonates with the crap I have to go through. I've been to three colleges (two lower-division, one upper), and each one has changed its website every year. It really pisses me off how I have to renavigate everything just to find out where t...
by Graham Finch
Thu Jan 15, 2009 3:32 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0530: "I'm An Idiot"
Replies: 123
Views: 33898

Re: "I'm An Idiot" Discussion

He apparently couldn't find anything to throw at the window, despite the laptop he was carrying.
by Graham Finch
Sat Jul 12, 2008 8:32 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Food Party!
Replies: 0
Views: 465

Food Party!

Think of the most boring show you can find on Food Network.

Okay, now mix it with Pee-Wee's Playhouse.

You get Food Party as a result.
by Graham Finch
Sat Jun 21, 2008 12:19 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Doctors cure skin cancer patient.
Replies: 8
Views: 1492

Re: Doctors cure skin cancer patient.

Vaniver wrote:
Graham Finch wrote:Okay, controversial debate over. Cloning wins.
Not quite. Beware the statistics of small numbers.


I was being sarcastic.
by Graham Finch
Fri Jun 20, 2008 6:19 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Rhubarb
Replies: 17
Views: 1641

Re: Rhubarb

Mr. Mack wrote:You can use it to make rhubarb pie, but I don't know whether or not it's any good.


I've had rhubarb pie many times before. It's awesome.
by Graham Finch
Fri Jun 20, 2008 6:16 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Doctors cure skin cancer patient.
Replies: 8
Views: 1492

Doctors cure skin cancer patient.

Doctors have successfully rid a patient of advanced skin cancer by treating him with clones of his own immune cells. In just two months, scans showed that the 52-year-old man's tumours, which had spread to his lungs, were gone. The astonishing outcome is the first solid evidence that the experiment...
by Graham Finch
Mon May 26, 2008 8:07 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Get to work.
Replies: 75
Views: 7665

Re: Get to work.

Raptor
by Graham Finch
Mon May 26, 2008 7:57 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Start with a stick of butter...
Replies: 48
Views: 4069

Re: Start with a stick of butter...

I can't get enough garlic on most of my lunch/dinner entrees. It adds such a unique flavor to pretty much anything that isn't meant to be sweet. For desserts, I usually add varieties of different fruits and/or their juices. I'm not a big cheesecake fan; it's sometimes just simply too rich for my tas...
by Graham Finch
Mon May 19, 2008 9:46 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3526500

Re: Rant Thread

One thing that's been pissing me off recently are these musical greeting cards that Hallmark and the like are putting on the market. They give off a loud, annoying tune when you open them. My uncle just sent me one for my graduation (coming Friday) with Kool & The Gang's "Celebration,"...
by Graham Finch
Mon May 19, 2008 9:31 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Dietry Differences in a Relationship
Replies: 34
Views: 4555

Re: Dietry Differences in a Relationship

Do a Google search for vegan cooking. There's tons of sites out there where you can prepare tasty-looking vegan meals.
by Graham Finch
Mon Apr 28, 2008 8:26 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: The. Wost. Thing. You've. Eaten.
Replies: 97
Views: 7740

Re: The. Wost. Thing. You've. Eaten.

Mr. Beck wrote:I once bought a churro from the small local theme park. It tasted a bit like the bones of a cactus. Dipped in sand.


Cacti have bones?
by Graham Finch
Mon Apr 28, 2008 8:25 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: You're my hooooney
Replies: 55
Views: 4921

Re: Your'e my hooooney

Oatmeal with bananas and honey make a great breakfast combination.
by Graham Finch
Wed Apr 23, 2008 1:51 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Pizza Thread!
Replies: 139
Views: 15218

Re: Pizza Thread!

Has anyone ever tried a spinach pizza? It's really good. The trick is to put it UNDER the cheese, then you top the cheese with some garlic.

I discovered that Round Table had this topping a few weeks ago; it's one of my favorite pizzas now.
by Graham Finch
Wed Apr 23, 2008 12:41 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: The. Wost. Thing. You've. Eaten.
Replies: 97
Views: 7740

Re: The. Wost. Thing. You've. Eaten.

Coffee and pineapple juice.

I don't know what I was thinking then...
by Graham Finch
Wed Apr 23, 2008 12:35 am UTC
Forum: Coding
Topic: ActionScript help?
Replies: 1
Views: 1047

ActionScript help?

As I mentioned before, I'm taking a 2D Animation class to learn the concepts of Flash. Well, my final project is coming up in a few weeks, and we have a choice of making either an animation project or a webpage design, and I decided to try the latter. Well, I've hit a bit of a roadblock, and if anyo...
by Graham Finch
Thu Apr 03, 2008 7:13 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Pancakes
Replies: 55
Views: 4625

Re: Pancakes

I prefer pancakes with a banana/brown sugar mixture cooked in the batter.
by Graham Finch
Sun Mar 30, 2008 5:42 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: YouTube Challenge: Global Warming
Replies: 3
Views: 1008

YouTube Challenge: Global Warming

Quick disclaimer: This isn't anything endorsed by YouTube or the author of the video which I've linked to below (I didn't even contact him about it). This is a fun little activity that I thought up on my own after I saw said video. Watch this video (you may have to pause constantly; the text cards g...
by Graham Finch
Fri Mar 28, 2008 6:35 am UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Nerdy T-shirts that fit "Unnerdy" bodies
Replies: 17
Views: 2763

Re: Nerdy T-shirts that fit "Unnerdy" bodies

GiantMonkeyMan wrote:Ah well, I suppose I'll continue to tolerate poorly fitting clothes unless someone can come up with a more compeling answer.


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