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by taixzo
Fri Sep 30, 2016 8:11 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1446: "Landing"
Replies: 1143
Views: 220966

Re: 1446: "Landing"

Rosetta has landed - but Landing has not been updated. I wonder if Randall will add a final closing frame for this?
by taixzo
Tue Sep 27, 2016 2:59 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Time"

ucim wrote:I've been checking my bottom for dix now


:azule:

And hooray, Rakhal! You're almost now!
by taixzo
Thu Sep 22, 2016 1:28 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Trebuchet Time"

It's all pretty molpish now. Except that I upgraded my Pebble watch's OS too, and the new allegedly better version doesn't allow me to change watchfaces from the watch but rather only from the app. That's very sad, as I always liked switching watchfaces on the fly. Also I need to locate and install...
by taixzo
Fri Sep 16, 2016 8:06 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Time"

First step of any AR game completed: a virtual object in the real world!

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RSIR
Spoiler:
Screenshot_20160916-160146.png
by taixzo
Wed Sep 14, 2016 7:28 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Time": CAVEISH BAOBABBIES ARE _SUPERIOR_

I swear I wasn't in the basement. I just spent the last two weepends traveling, and even though I've been lurking and staying mostly ketchupped I haven't had much to say. For decree: I noticed this mornip that Pokémon Go no longer works on my MTA, because it is a rooted non-stock OS. And it's not w...
by taixzo
Fri Sep 09, 2016 11:35 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Time"

But wouldn't ottifications count as parodies, and aren't parodies permitted? In the US, that is my understanding. I watched the moon set and I watched a large pretty skunk hunt. Then I stepped right back indoors. He is a pretty animal. Yes, they are beautiful. We had three skunk(s?) walk past the s...
by taixzo
Sun Sep 04, 2016 9:29 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Time"

I fell back in the basement for a while there. I was all busy making things like this . No joy. "This video contains content from Starz Media LLC, who has blocked it in your country on copyright grounds." Yeah I've had a few reports of this. Seems nobody in America can watch it. Here's a ...
by taixzo
Sun Sep 04, 2016 3:09 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Time"

I fell back in the basement for a while there. I was all busy making things like this . Mandatory vacation castle pic: https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/91011134/OTT/IMG_20160817_113048.jpg Penrhyn Castle, North Wales? Been there a few times on family holidays. Sorry I never have much to say thes...
by taixzo
Sat Sep 03, 2016 3:21 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "big ball of wibbly-wobbly, timey-wimey... stuff"

Greetings fellow Timewaiters, and those also who name themselves Initiates of Time, Grace and peace to y'all from our magnificent Lord Randall. Many Timeframes ago, when Time had but just begun, I had no knowledge of this forum. I followed the One True Comic as well as I was able for some time, but...
by taixzo
Wed Aug 31, 2016 4:03 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Time"

New Othercomic.

...I wonder where HAL9000 went?
by taixzo
Wed Aug 31, 2016 1:17 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Time"

taixzo wrote:
ZoomanSP wrote:ETA ca. 7 ENAP later: New OtherComic.

ooh, must OTTify that when I get home.


ok, finally got to my TimeCreator.

Image

Spoiler:
ottishunicode.png

I'm excited about the future! There are so many new people in it!
by taixzo
Tue Aug 30, 2016 3:12 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Time"

Hi pelrigg! Hope everything is molpish with you! I hope this current lack of posts is just caused by some molpishness in the Outside H for everymolpy. Is "Molpishness in the Outside H a form of Holy Contradiction? I was indeed on the Outside, in the US Northeast with no internet. It is nice to...
by taixzo
Mon Aug 29, 2016 4:51 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Time"

ZoomanSP wrote:ETA ca. 7 ENAP later: New OtherComic.

ooh, must OTTify that when I get home.
by taixzo
Wed Aug 24, 2016 1:45 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Time"

Hi pelrigg! Hope everything is molpish with you! I hope this current lack of posts is just caused by some molpishness in the Outside H for everymolpy. Is "Molpishness in the Outside H a form of Holy Contradiction? I was indeed on the Outside, in the US Northeast with no internet. It is nice to...
by taixzo
Mon Aug 22, 2016 7:59 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Time"

ZoomanSP wrote:I hope this current lack of posts is just caused by some molpishness in the OutsideH for everymolpy. Is "Molpishness in the OutsideH a form of Holy Contradiction?


I was indeed on the Outside, in the US Northeast with no internet. It is nice to be back though! *dives into ketchup*
by taixzo
Fri Aug 12, 2016 1:36 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Time"

Any idea why my MacBook Pro would run heaps cooler in the northern hemisphere? I was just looking at a search page containing that cute otter gif from a few NP back, and it was just fine - the temperature hardly budged. In NZ, that gif was like putting my leopard in the microwave, with the fans scr...
by taixzo
Thu Aug 11, 2016 2:31 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Time"

I read the Chronicles of Torgos! I enjoy them! They make me happy.
by taixzo
Wed Aug 10, 2016 4:45 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Time"

ZoomanSP wrote:New OtherComic.

Redundant:
Spoiler:


It's a good thing that the OTT has backups, and those backups back up to the OTT.
by taixzo
Mon Aug 08, 2016 1:56 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1717: "Pyramid Honey"
Replies: 55
Views: 14851

1717: "Pyramid Honey"

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Alt text: "They CLAIM honey was found in the chambers under the pyramids, but this conspiracy goes all the way to the TOP, where the GIANT EYE is!"

The real conspiracy is that the pyramids were made of honey all along!
by taixzo
Mon Aug 08, 2016 3:22 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Time": I THINK I PREFER TO THINK OF RAFTCASTLE-BLITZING AS A THING.

I have been purchasing and/or Ꮫ creating new botcastles. Does anyone know how to reduce the size of the user interface elements (the tabs, bookmarks bar, etc.) of IceWeasel/FireFox? How about a way to get the window manager to reduce the size of everything (as if viewing a 2000-pixel screen shrunk ...
by taixzo
Fri Aug 05, 2016 6:01 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Time"

New RELATED OtherComic . I'm now with a computer which doesn't have any good image manip software so this is not as good as I wanted. But I'll be computerless and internetless for the next 6 days so I made it anyway while I still remember: http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=52618&mode=...
by taixzo
Fri Aug 05, 2016 5:22 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Time"

Time travel? Is GLR trying to secretly organize OTTercon 2?
by taixzo
Mon Aug 01, 2016 1:44 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Time": I'M NOT A WHITE PIXEL, BUT I CRENELLATE ONE ON THE RIVER.

or, why do these idiots make their hoax so transparent by mentioning such oddly specific things as "Facebook"? Scammers only make money from people who fall for their scams. To that end, it benefits them if the scam is somewhat obvious, because only the most gullible people will even open...
by taixzo
Fri Jul 29, 2016 3:08 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Time flies like a banana"

Eternal Density wrote:
taixzo wrote:Stumbled upon this very RELATED gif today, of OTTers watching a flutterbee:
Maybe it's too seaish for my leopad, but it looks more like a slideshow than a video.


Perhaps your leopad is trying to present it in the spirit of Time itself.
by taixzo
Thu Jul 28, 2016 11:18 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Time"

Stumbled upon this very RELATED gif today, of OTTers watching a flutterbee:

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by taixzo
Thu Jul 28, 2016 1:14 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Time"

"Ketchup" no longer looks like a real word.

@Eternal Density: thank you for linking the Temple of the Lava Bears series! I just finished it (I've been listening to it as a podcast on the way to FFS) and I thoroughly enjoyed it!
by taixzo
Tue Jul 26, 2016 11:03 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Time"

Welcome to the Future, Macraw83! :D
by taixzo
Tue Jul 26, 2016 4:55 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: BUILD A SANDCASTLE AND MAKE THE SEA PAY FOR IT

 So ch*rp. I didn't lose any data, but it seems that computer will now not work without a new motherboard, processor, memory, and maybe a new CPU cooler fan and video card. So that leaves the HDD (assuming it's not SSD), case and PSU. Anything else? Oh, CD drive. Nearly forgot since my new organise...
by taixzo
Mon Jul 25, 2016 6:46 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Time"

macraw83 wrote:
[Blindpost=NP2507]

I have arrived on the first NewPage on which there is no ellipsis (...) between it and the Present page :!:

Not long now!

[/Blindpost]


Hooray macraw83! We await you in the Present! :D
by taixzo
Sat Jul 23, 2016 1:36 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: Frazil 47.2

thunk wrote:Good luck with MOONBASEQUEST 1190, Balta Cynwyd!


...I used to live across the river from Bala Cynwyd. One of those places that, looking back, I wonder how anyone figured out how to pronounce. (For any blitzers, it's sort of like "kin-wood".)

Edit: ninja'd.
by taixzo
Fri Jul 22, 2016 4:59 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Time"

New othercomic.

You could spend a thousand lifetimes staring at organized sand, thinking as hard as you could, and you'd never guess the world had obstacles like that in it.
by taixzo
Tue Jul 19, 2016 8:30 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Time"

HES wrote:The ultimate first commandment video. Context in the description.


I was hoping they would release that!
by taixzo
Tue Jul 19, 2016 6:04 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Time"

Also, for some reason, I stopped being able to see new images hosted on 1190.botm.info after t-1_782, would it be possible for someone to make a .gif of that whole ENHANCE d scene and any others after it, and upload as an attachment? It would be treeish to see that last bit in animated form. I can ...
by taixzo
Tue Jul 19, 2016 4:28 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Time"

HES wrote:HES is yappocised because he followed the first commandment for too long before starting this work that's due tomorrow. Anyone have a time machine to hand?


I have one! Look, it's 5 hours earlier!
by taixzo
Sun Jul 17, 2016 4:08 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: Do we need redundachateaux?

Wow I've been yappocised these dips. I find it epsilon that I resd and understood that without finding it epsilon. Also, what features should Moloy GO have? Hypothetically. Molpy GO should generate new molpies in your area once per newpix. You should use molpies you find to help build sandcastles i...
by taixzo
Thu Jul 14, 2016 3:44 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Time"

That half moon is especially lovely tonight. Half- moon? Did somebody abscond with the other half? Is it the half with Baltimore on it? I bet the other half has a stark beauty all its own. And thunk , you are welcome in the present whether fully blitzed or not. Maybe you just need to go for a long ...
by taixzo
Wed Jul 13, 2016 1:25 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Time"

azule wrote:That strait looks very big. I usually saw that on a farther away scale.... It's not tiny? :oops:


It's 9 miles across! That's big.
by taixzo
Tue Jul 12, 2016 6:08 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Time"

That reminds me of something I was wondering a while ago, about the pronunciation of Beanish: if the closest approximations we have to the characters are Canadian Aboriginal Syllabics - have we tried using the sounds of those characters and seen whether they were pronounceable?
by taixzo
Tue Jul 12, 2016 4:03 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: 1190: "Time"

http://pizzazzerie.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/Pizzazzerie-Halloween-Ghost-Breakfast-Party-1.jpg "You could spend a thousand lifetimes staring at water and sand, thinking as hard as you could, and you'd never guess the world had things like this in it." (I can't believe that (a) you go...
by taixzo
Thu Jul 07, 2016 10:55 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107349
Views: 51721626

Re: TimeAfterTime Revisited – t1i-1400

I like to think though that clean-edged stuff is signal though. Sometimes I try to clear away stuff in front of it that makes it harder to see, like in these: http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=52408 Is is just me or does that look like a picture of Rosetta on top of the text? I'm feeling ...

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