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by NoMouse
Fri Apr 19, 2019 11:11 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

Re: 1190: "Time"

Did you see the Full Moon, too?


I did, I glanced out of the window yesterday and wondered when they installed the new street lamp and why they put it so high...
by NoMouse
Sun Apr 14, 2019 8:26 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

Re: 1190: "Time"

balthasar_s wrote:
NoMouse wrote:Two bicycles colliding at moonlessm night?
Other inserted frame is 71a. Frame 71 talks about two vehicles colliding on the pole.

Oh, right, so it's two bicycles going parallel, yet still colliding because of curved space-time. :)
by NoMouse
Sun Apr 14, 2019 7:01 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

Re: 1190: "Time"

http://1190.bicyclesonthemoon.info/aftertime/phys/phys-0084a.gif !!! What the ch*rp is that? Is it some interference pattern? A probability field of some quantum process? Annihilation of two particles? Two black holes merging? Two bicycles colliding at moonless m night? Does it have anything to do ...
by NoMouse
Wed Apr 10, 2019 7:37 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

Re: 1190: "Time"

New OtherComic

I think I got it! PhysONGs are transmitted from nearby of a black hole and the extreme Time dilation is the reason why it takes so long between each newpix.
by NoMouse
Mon Apr 01, 2019 7:13 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2131: “Emojidome”
Replies: 123
Views: 20557

Re: 2131: “Emojidome”

The Snide Sniper wrote:How did the poop emoji lose so easily?

Oh no! Not the poop emoji! :(
by NoMouse
Thu Mar 28, 2019 9:44 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

Re: 1190: "Time"

It's the time of the yip again, isn't it? Happy Timey-wimey-versary, everyone! And hello to all fellow basementies! And those outside the basement too, of course! I'm lurking now from time to time since I really enjoy the phys-ONGs. It's funny how slow the original Time seemed and now this which is ...
by NoMouse
Sun Mar 03, 2019 9:15 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

Re: 1190: "Time"

I disagree. There is clearly a force which is relevant here, it's the gravity that keeps the vehicles stuck to the curved surface of the Earth. According to Einstein's general relativity, gravity is only a fictitious, or pseudo force [1] , just like the force that's pushing you into the seat of an ...
by NoMouse
Mon Nov 19, 2018 6:11 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

Re: 1190: "Time"

Oh, GLR referenced The Core. The movie that was so hilariously bad that unlike other bad forgettable movies, this has stuck with me for all those years. So I guess it wasn't so bad after all? Speaking of which, I don't know what this is telling but in the past few years, I've started rating movies n...
by NoMouse
Mon Apr 02, 2018 12:32 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

Re: 1190: "Time"

I don't think the thwapstick is supported on Chromebook :( That's weird. It works in Chrome on my Android phone. Just have to use long click instead of right click. But navigating the submenus on mobile is rather steambottlish, much molpier on desktop. EDIT: Holy GLR, what did I do? I hit "quo...
by NoMouse
Mon Apr 02, 2018 12:12 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1975: "Right Click"
Replies: 42
Views: 20998

Re: 1975: "Right Click"

Just wondering if somewhere there's a sub-menu that makes you, you know, Wait For It. You mean this one? New OtherComic . Which can also involve waiting for it. http://fora.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=56602&mode=view Edit: I got the "Save image" option but when I click it, nothing h...
by NoMouse
Mon Apr 02, 2018 12:10 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

Re: 1190: "Time"

taixzo wrote:
ZoomanSP wrote:New OtherComic.


Which can also involve waiting for it.

Image


I read it as "Chirp error!" an thought it was really RELATED.
by NoMouse
Fri Mar 30, 2018 3:07 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

Re: 1190: "Time"

footnote Not NoMouse, he seems to know what he's doing. Is he pretty big? I feel confident in saying NoMouse is both big and neat. Thanks for the kind words, but I actually didn't completely know what I was doing. I found the commands (there were several ones) on the site about the pygame package a...
by NoMouse
Mon Mar 26, 2018 9:20 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

Re: 1190: Timeversary

Happy Timeversary! [Blindpost] Greetings from far away on occasion of a double Timeversary : In my Blitzrocket, I'm experiencing the fourth one, and according to my calculations, it's the fifth Timeversary for y'all in the Present. In celebration of this, I blitz-wrote a riverish Hotdog: Molpy Up! ...
by NoMouse
Sun Mar 25, 2018 1:30 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

Re: 1190: "Time"

Happy Timeversary, everyone! http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=43562 Hi BlitzGirl! Awesomeful AdventONGs! I also had no idea it was you and at the same Tim kept wondering where were you and whether you'll visit us on the Timeiversary. And you did it with the Advent. Molpish! It's been fiv...
by NoMouse
Sat Mar 03, 2018 7:34 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

Re: 1190: "Time"

New OtherComic fixed:

Image

RSIR
Spoiler:
1962.png
by NoMouse
Thu Mar 01, 2018 9:17 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

Re: 1190: "Time"

Strange, when I click "Search user's posts" I can't see any posts from the OTT even though there's clearly one just slightly above... Edit: Nevermind, they are all on this and the previous newpage, so I really don't have to use the search function. :) Edit2: Wow, those AdventONGs are truly...
by NoMouse
Thu Mar 01, 2018 8:50 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

Re: 1190: "Time"

Hi! Image
by NoMouse
Wed Sep 06, 2017 3:03 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1886: Typing Notifications
Replies: 18
Views: 4685

Re: 1886: Typing Notifications

SunAvatar wrote:but I'm glad there aren't 'has opened a blank note to compose a reply to you' notifications.

I'm glad I'm not the only one who does that from time to time...
by NoMouse
Sat Sep 02, 2017 8:58 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

Re: 1190: "Time"

But that DeLorean just traveled in Time, here's what it looks like after that even without crashing:

Image

ETA: Oh, hey, this was my 700th post. That's not a bad picture to celebrate it with.
by NoMouse
Fri Aug 25, 2017 6:54 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

Re: 1190: "Time"

I don't know how often this has already been said, but if there was a best avatar contest, you would win. So would rule110, though, so maybe it would end in a tie. I don't remember it being ever said, so thanks! My original avatar was just a still image of the crashed TARDIS/DeLorean which isn't my...
by NoMouse
Thu Aug 24, 2017 3:34 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

Re: 1190: "Time"

The Avatar image. I'm assuming this or this is the one you mean. Oh, I remember both of these. But that's not what I saw. Nevertheless, I managed to find the post again - this one from NP2583 . Now I''m absolutely not sure what I'm looking at (and my description was quite of...
by NoMouse
Wed Aug 23, 2017 8:03 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

Re: 1190: "Time"

The Avatar image. I'm assuming this or this is the one you mean. Oh, I remember both of these. But that's not what I saw. Nevertheless, I managed to find the post again - this one from NP2583 . Now I''m absolutely not sure what I'm looking at (and my description was quite off after all) and what do...
by NoMouse
Wed Aug 23, 2017 3:40 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

Re: 1190: "Time"

Hi NoMouse! Welcome back. Those are very Treeish pictures, especially the wowterfall. Thanks, GnomeAnne! I believe our TIME lines have not intersected before, as you apparently joined the OTT after my last exile to the basement. I see you have followed in BlitzGirl's footsteps and decided to blitz ...
by NoMouse
Tue Aug 22, 2017 8:40 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

Re: 1190: "Time"

Speaking of the basement, hello, NoMouse! So nice to see you. Time certainly does fly, doesn't it? Yes, it does. It keeps on slippin' (slippin' slippin') into the future... M And I almost forgot - I also saw a seaish wowterful wowterfall! Hence, I made this for you: http://forums.xkcd.com/download/...
by NoMouse
Mon Aug 21, 2017 8:29 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

Re: 1190: "Time"

*basement door creaking sound* Oh, hello fellow OTTers! I hope the Lucky ones of you who had the chance to be in totality today had a molpish two-skycircle-overlap experience. I guess I'll have to wait for it (until 2135) or run! somewhere else to it in the future. As it seems, I haven't vi...
by NoMouse
Mon Sep 12, 2016 5:23 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1732: "Earth Temperature Timeline"
Replies: 540
Views: 134443

Re: 1732: "Earth Temperature Timeline"

Soupspoon wrote:Confirmed: Internet causes rapid global warming. Everyone please stop using the Internet! I shall keep on posting about this until I see that you all do!!

The way I read it, until I see more data, I'm going to assume global warming causes the Internet.
by NoMouse
Tue Jul 05, 2016 4:52 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

CUEGAN USED EMERGENCY COMAVISION! IT'S A SUPER COMAVISION!

For decree: On NP691, Cuegan are leaving the wowtrees and ggh has found a source photograph GLR used for one of the wowtrees. There was also a debate about some nested quotes involving BlitzGirl (who's still on her blitz at 657/691) and about some javascript or something I couldn't understand much w...
by NoMouse
Sun Jul 03, 2016 5:43 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

BRACE YOURSELVES, FULL-WIDTH JUSTIFICATION IS COMING

Tour de France has started so I was thinking I would say 'Hi!', as it reminded me of charlie_grumbles' reports. I see that I've fallen 14 NPs behind (wow, that was more than a month ago), the outside has been quite... let's say interesting, I've got a new job (so far, so good) so I've been focused t...
by NoMouse
Mon May 16, 2016 8:22 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

Re: 1190: "Time"

Also blech, forum is mustard right now. You sure that didn't come with your hotdog? Jose It was down for me too, at least twice within the last few hours. And images on xkcd.com weren't showing (and also the whole xkcd was down for a while too). The interesting thing is, imgur.com was also down (an...
by NoMouse
Sun May 15, 2016 10:00 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

Re: 1190: Time: PUT BOTCASTLE ON MROBDEX

ETA: The only obvious hint I see is the stop sign. But that's just four letters. Is that enough to substitute corresponding letters in the rest of the texts and trying to guess some of the other words, thus getting more letters and iterate the process? The stop sign was the big one. I also thought ...
by NoMouse
Sun May 15, 2016 11:11 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

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 NoMouse
Fri May 13, 2016 6:59 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

I'M IN UR TYMIVERSARY, GOATING UR CREDENZAS

Blindpost from NP2477 So I fell a little behind in the OTT, almost hit the basement door but managed to avoid spending much time there. I just learned about the revelation of our t-1 MysteryAuthor. And my GLR, that was a complicated reveal. I was expecting some post that would say in big letters &q...
by NoMouse
Mon Apr 04, 2016 5:22 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

BETTER SUSTAINABILIZE MY OWN POPE

OTTification was done by Felstaff in the Otherthread : http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=51210&mode=view At first, I thought it was real screenshot, than I noticed the mustard next to the left light and also the filename of the image (garden-time-crossover.png). It's also an exact matc...
by NoMouse
Mon Apr 04, 2016 9:45 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

Re: 1190: "Time"

Welcome forward, Gingercat!

I don't understand what the new Othercomic is doing. I could play with some spotlights over some Time-y landscape, now its loading again. Is "relax" basically "Wait for it"?

ETA: Oh, something has grown there! I guess, I have to
Spoiler:
relax.
by NoMouse
Sun Apr 03, 2016 11:02 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

Re: 1190: "Time"

I felt the need to UNG this one since it was during this newpix that I made my first blitzpost on NP223. And there are still people with sigcouragements awaiting you We await you, Blitzgirl! Travel on through the messages of the past. We wait for it and we wait for you to join us. or celebrating yo...
by NoMouse
Mon Mar 28, 2016 12:10 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

1190: "Time": MY BICYCLE, LET ME SHOW YOU IT

I'd recommend that, until we find out otherwise, we should avoid confusing subject lines on our posts, or at least start them with " 1190: Time " I have to admit, when I saw some AutoMomeified subject on the forum's frontpage, I giggled a riverish bit. :twisted: And in my mind, I was like...
by NoMouse
Fri Mar 25, 2016 12:46 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

ATTACK ITS WEAK POINT FOR DUNEISH WOWTERFULNESS

Oh no, I missed the Begend! (or Bag End? (Oh ch*rp, I forgot Blitzgirl's back with her punsaw, AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAH! http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=39451 )) I thought the enhancONGs are going to transition into the first frame of t-1's classicONGs but it e**ded sooner. Anyway, that was molp...
by NoMouse
Wed Mar 23, 2016 8:07 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

YOUR KKEYBOARD'S MUSTARDY ANND YOU SHOULD FEEEL MUSTARDY

What the ch*rp?! :shock: Both the t-1 and the OTT... I smell a conspiracy, the mods were unable to remove the OTT's immunity from the Madness so they moved the whole fora to another server just to mess with us. :twisted: I guess this hasn't been ONGed yet: http://xkcd.mscha.org/timeaftertime/xkcd_ti...
by NoMouse
Tue Mar 22, 2016 10:34 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

"ONG THEEE BLITZPASSES" SOUNDS LIKE A PENGOATIMATEE HOTDOG.

Forgot to add in my previous post that the rotating cylinders on the ship kinda reminded me of rotor ships that use the Magnus effect for propulsion (plus wind, I think) . It's one of the weirdest types of propulsion I've heard about to be fair. The only problem is, they are spinning in the wrong ax...
by NoMouse
Tue Mar 22, 2016 10:22 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107357
Views: 51801895

Re: 1190: "Time"

what an exciting time! Celebrate with some colorONGs: http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=51125&mode=view http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=51126&mode=view These were made with Deep Dream, which I'm surprised hasn't come up here earlier (or it did & I missed it). It di...

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