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by Fungo4
Thu Mar 07, 2019 2:59 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2120: "Brain Hemispheres"
Replies: 16
Views: 4841

Re: 2120: "Brain Hemispheres"

Thankfully, it's a lot less confusing when you understand the left half of the brain controls the right half of the brain.
by Fungo4
Mon Mar 04, 2019 4:34 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2119: Video Orientation
Replies: 51
Views: 12968

Re: 2119: Video Orientation

Gotta hold your phone just right so it doesn't think you're rotating it back and forth!
by Fungo4
Sat Mar 02, 2019 2:31 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2118: "Normal Distribution"
Replies: 15
Views: 4593

Re: 2118: "Normal Distribution"

I've learned that, with enough data, no distributions are exactly Gaussian Something I've learned is that, with enough processing and discarding of outliers, all distributions are Gaussian to within any reasonable margin of error... What if we made a plot of all those distributions based on how gau...
by Fungo4
Tue Aug 21, 2018 10:51 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2035: "Dark Matter Candidates"
Replies: 55
Views: 11813

Re: 2035: "Dark Matter Candidates"

When I peeked ahead at the end, my brain didn't parse the rest of the sentence and interpreted the final ultra-massive candidate as "SPACE HEAVY".

Can we... Can we just call dark matter Space Heavy from now on?
by Fungo4
Tue May 08, 2018 4:10 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1989: "IMHO"
Replies: 111
Views: 25198

Re: 1989: "IMHO"

"Mayonnaise or Miracle Whip?"
"Blend them together with horseradish."
by Fungo4
Tue Jan 30, 2018 12:04 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1948: "Campaign Fundraising Emails"
Replies: 34
Views: 8695

Re: 1948: "Campaign Fundraising Emails"

The question I have for you all is, did you read them top to bottom, or in chronological order?
by Fungo4
Fri Dec 01, 2017 8:49 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1923: "Felsius"
Replies: 78
Views: 12913

Re: 1923: "Felsius"

measure wrote:
Rombobjörn wrote:Great, now we'll have an unresolvable schism between users of "Felsius" and users of "Celsenheit".

"Felsiusenheit"


Faracelsus!
by Fungo4
Tue May 16, 2017 8:49 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1837: "Rental Car"
Replies: 29
Views: 6867

Re: 1837: "Rental Car"

"Most drivers don't get murdered. Maybe one in six."
Is this phrasing implying that one in six drivers doesn't get murdered?
by Fungo4
Wed Apr 19, 2017 11:30 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1826: "Birdwatching"
Replies: 44
Views: 16969

Re: 1826: "Birdwatching"

Yeah, crazy size glitch aside, I don't really get the "joke" here. The vacuum cleaner is so absurd that it crosses the line between "joke" and "what". Like if he just pulled out a lasso I'd at least get it but the vacuum just... eh... The second guy in the strip, who co...
by Fungo4
Thu Nov 24, 2016 1:27 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1763: "Catcalling"
Replies: 91
Views: 21353

Re: 1763: "Catcalling"

Whoops I messed up, now it just unstoppably harasses all women in a 2 mile radius for a year
by Fungo4
Wed Dec 16, 2015 3:47 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1617: "Time Capsule"
Replies: 26
Views: 15520

Re: 1617: "Time Capsule"

Am I to infer that he planned to kill Hitler with a hammer?
by Fungo4
Wed Nov 04, 2015 2:47 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1599: "Water Delivery"
Replies: 82
Views: 15047

Re: 1599: "Water Delivery"

Not a single "Amazon River" joke?
by Fungo4
Mon Nov 02, 2015 3:56 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1598: "Salvage"
Replies: 103
Views: 17186

Re: 1598: "Salvage"

Did anyone else read "Historic Sausage"?
by Fungo4
Fri Feb 13, 2015 5:27 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1486: "Vacuum"
Replies: 44
Views: 11705

Re: 1486: "Vacuum"

Anyone notice that quote is stolen straight from Aladdin? ;P
by Fungo4
Mon Oct 13, 2014 2:54 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1433: "Lightsaber"
Replies: 49
Views: 16419

Re: 1433: "Lightsaber"

I remember my first question when seeing the lightsaber was "Why does it have to be so short?" Now I understand that there's an optimal length for weilding such a dangerous weapon, but the question still remains, would it be plausible (in the canon of course), to just make a super long lig...

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