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by johonn
Thu Jul 25, 2019 12:15 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2179: "NWS Warnings"
Replies: 30
Views: 1864

Re: 2179: "NWS Warnings"

"Rapture" would be a useful warning to avoid unnecessary driving, as that event might lead to a small number of vehicles losing their operators. Unless it's a "Velocirapture," meaning a rapture which only occurs if one is driving at high speeds in a car due to being chased by a ...
by johonn
Mon Apr 02, 2012 2:45 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1037: "Umwelt"
Replies: 478
Views: 319504

Re: 1037(?): Umwelt

On a hunch, I tried using Links - the text-only, terminal-window browser... Sadly, nothing special showed up! :( However, it did make obvious the tiny, tiny paragraph underneath the usual disclaimer, which reads: We did not invent the algorithm. The algorithm consistently finds Jesus. The algorithm...
by johonn
Mon Apr 02, 2012 7:34 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1037: "Umwelt"
Replies: 478
Views: 319504

Re: 1037(?): Umwelt

I'm hoping he makes a directory of all the variants for us to see. I can't help but feel we're missing some... The Aurora one was beautiful, I may say. This is probably one of the most genius comic(s) he has ever came up with. But I suppose it hits you the hardest if you're on the forum and aware o...
by johonn
Mon Apr 26, 2010 2:14 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: XKCD Mousepad
Replies: 16
Views: 3222

XKCD Mousepad

Not sure if anyone else has posted about this (I did run a quick search in this forum), but the XKCD Mousepad XKCD Mousepad has some pretty awesome specs! There have been a lot of requests for, of all things, an xkcd mousepad. So we made one out of an illustration from the back cover of the xkcd boo...
by johonn
Wed Apr 21, 2010 11:56 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0730: "Circuit Diagram"
Replies: 254
Views: 101070

Re: "Circuit Diagram" Discussion

The lack of a particular observation galled me so much that I created an account to post it. Anyone see the "1 mile" scale bar at the upper left corner? This thing is HUGE.... :shock: Plus the fact that the way it is drawn 1 mi = 1 km, so some serious warping of space going on. Not only t...
by johonn
Wed Apr 21, 2010 4:41 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0730: "Circuit Diagram"
Replies: 254
Views: 101070

Re: "Circuit Diagram" Discussion

Doesn't anyone else want a POSTER of this??? Please?!?!?
by johonn
Wed Dec 03, 2008 5:50 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0512: "Alternate Currency"
Replies: 128
Views: 26904

Re: "Alternate Currency" Discussion

anyone else notice that today's comic is number 512 or 2^9? or am i hopelessly geeky?

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