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by karhell
Tue Mar 29, 2016 2:44 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: 1190: "Time"

PreviewEdit: ninja'd >.< Impact UNG http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/time/5c438637048d073f8df904f470857e98f60fdb3bc0a52288981673298ece1aa1.png While I'm at it : Belated welcome to CorrineTheSnake ! And welcome to Ember, Revealer the Recent, and if I understood that well, BlitzGirl the Stealthy !
by karhell
Fri Mar 25, 2016 9:41 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: 1190: "Time"

ETA: by the way, does anymolpy have a dem*starded version of the Post Enumerator user script? (I really don't feel like dem*starding it myself at this moment.) This seems to work : /*! // ==UserScript== // @namespace time.aasg.name // @author Aluísio Augusto Silva Gonçalves <aasg@chirpingmustard.co...
by karhell
Fri Mar 25, 2016 9:01 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: 1190: "Time"

Molpish Timiversary, everymolpy ! Accompanied by a great round of applause for the MysteryONGs! 'Twas baobabishly steakish, and coinciding the *nd beginning with the Timiversary was a great idea! Also for decree: Thank you, davean, for a smooth(ish, but DNS propagation isn't your fault ^^) migration.
by karhell
Thu Mar 24, 2016 3:37 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: 1190: "Time"

I don't know what's going on in the HiddenONG sky, but it's pretty.
by karhell
Wed Mar 23, 2016 8:03 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: 1190: "Time"

[Posted from the Mirror at Wed Mar 23, 2016 04:27 PM GMT]
balthasar_s, at Wed Mar 23, 2016 04:10 PM GMT wrote:I made the bot go back and reketchup and enhance the recent frames.
Yaaaay!
Hooray for bot taming!
by karhell
Wed Mar 23, 2016 8:02 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: 1190: "Time"

[Posted from the Mirror at Wed Mar 23, 2016 03:06 PM GMT]
Things are getting pretty burbulent.
by karhell
Wed Mar 23, 2016 7:56 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: 1190: "Time"

[Posted from the Mirror at Wed Mar 23, 2016 11:57 AM GMT]
Well that's what you get for shoving a big honking lever inside an already breaking apart hole. Serves em well. They totally should have carved a canoe out of that tree.
by karhell
Wed Mar 23, 2016 7:54 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: 1190: "Time"

[Posted from the Mirror at Wed Mar 23, 2016 11:09 AM GMT]
The mustard is getting pretty epsilonish... forums.xkcd.com and fora.xkcd.com point to the default apache2 page, and forums.xkcd.com still 503s.
I suppose this means issues are being worked on.
by karhell
Wed Mar 23, 2016 7:28 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: 1190: "Time"

[Posted from the Mirror at Wed Mar 23, 2016 04:27 PM GMT]
balthasar_s, at Wed Mar 23, 2016 04:10 PM GMT wrote:I made the bot go back and reketchup and enhance the recent frames.
Yaaaay!
Hooray for bot taming!
by karhell
Wed Mar 23, 2016 10:08 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: 1190: "Time"

[Posted from the Mirror at Wed Mar 23, 2016 08:36 AM GMT]
Looks like the beanies got a critical success their Engineering test. That's some serious accuracy.

No more enhancements ?

Aaand the 503s came back... just before I molpied up >.<
Mustaaard, bloody mustaaaaaaard!
by karhell
Tue Mar 22, 2016 8:41 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: 1190: "Time"

Yay, BlitzGirl's bag! Oh no, already the puns! I hope they haven't grown wild in my absence & the other punsawyers have kept up with us... For now, a Scrumptious hazelnut for I: http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=43086 ...Interesting. The ingredients/sieves/ingredients change that to a...
by karhell
Mon Mar 21, 2016 6:59 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: 1190: "Time"

[Posted from the Mirror at Mon Mar 21, 2016 02:43 PM GMT]
So the 503s have returned ? Hooray for redundancy \o/

Also whatever it is that we're looking at in the remapped ONGs looks like a giant thread spool.
by karhell
Fri Mar 11, 2016 3:32 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: It has Endginned. (Mod Madness 2016)
Replies: 220
Views: 69202

Re: It Begends. (Mod Madness 2016)

orthogon wrote:ETA: Uh-oh, last time I posted in this thread, I went pink. I wonder what's going to happen to me this year...

Unlikely they'll empinken again this year, but avatar replacements might not be out of question (scrambling them might lead to interesting results ^^)...
by karhell
Tue Feb 23, 2016 2:02 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: Let's Write a Book!

Redundant: What do you think of my Editor's Introduction ? Is it “serious” enough? @native speakers: Is my English okay? I quite liked your Editor's Introduction. It has a formal-but-friendly tone that makes it easy to read. It's serious enough for me, but then again, I'm a pretty s...
by karhell
Tue Feb 16, 2016 12:01 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: Let's Write a Book!

Dear fellow OTTers, now it's 1 yip since we met at the Sustainable University. http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=43181 http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=43643 http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=43181 Happy OTTerConversary, everyone! http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file....
by karhell
Thu Feb 11, 2016 2:53 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Fantasy Rules Committee 2.0
Replies: 15
Views: 1232

Re: Fantasy Rules Committee 2.0

Every rule should contain at least a parenthetical clarification(like this).bgjkqxz (Hey, no-one said the letters had to form proper words).
by karhell
Thu Feb 11, 2016 1:03 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: In other news... (humorous news items)
Replies: 15144
Views: 2628237

Re: In other news... (humorous news items, etc)

After giving the issue some more thought, I think my main gripe with smartphones is... the name. Call it a pocket computer or something and I might be on board with it, but I suppose the idea of a Swiss-army-phone just rubs me the wrong way. I agree that this is in no way a rational reaction, but th...
by karhell
Thu Feb 11, 2016 12:33 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: 1190: "Time"

Closest quote I could find for now :
SecondTalon wrote:
Neil_Boekend wrote:About the moving of Time to a separate subforum: wouldn't that crash or temporarily disable the forum? Due to the nature of PHPBB?

Yes.

It would.
by karhell
Thu Feb 11, 2016 12:21 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: #WOLPYMOLPYBAOBABBY

I am also wondering why this thread can't be moved somewhere that is deemed more appropriate for an ongoing community, like General . I mean moving the actual thread, so all 2400+ pages remain intact, not any kind of splitting, which would be laborious and painful. Our ongoing comics based on Time ...
by karhell
Thu Feb 11, 2016 10:12 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: In other news... (humorous news items)
Replies: 15144
Views: 2628237

Re: In other news... (humorous news items, etc)

commodorejohn wrote:If I have any say in it, ten years from now I'll still have a no-frills-no-bullshit flip-phone in my pocket.

*flip-phone high-five*
They're small, cheap, durable, and reasonably easy to maintain. What more could you want ?
by karhell
Thu Feb 11, 2016 8:18 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: MAXIMUM ʀᴇʟᴀᴛᴇᴅNESS YIELDS MAXIMUM SHENANOBOTS

ED's userscript solution turned out not so well for me because it still leaves the thread marked as unread, so when I look at IXCT it looks like there are things to be read in there If you can explain more precisely what you mean by this, I can probably fix it. ⋅ How does "I look at ...
by karhell
Wed Feb 10, 2016 8:42 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: 1190: "No Time"

Warning: MAXIMUM HERESY!!! // ==UserScript== // @name Thread hider // @namespace http://tampermonkey.net/ // @version 0.1 // @description hide specific discussion thread // @author You // @match http://forums.xkcd.com/viewforum.php?f=7 // @grant none // @require http://code.jquery.com/jquery-latest...
by karhell
Tue Feb 09, 2016 4:26 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: 1190: "Time"

It would only need to run as you click on the button for the page with the unread posts. Indeed, I hadn't thought about that page (I don't use it), and was thinking more in terms of general forum browsing... Maybe I overcomplicated things >.< At that point the script must load the unwanted topic (p...
by karhell
Tue Feb 09, 2016 2:01 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: In other news... (humorous news items)
Replies: 15144
Views: 2628237

Re: In other news... (humorous news items, etc)

Diadem wrote:Personally I'm of the opinion that old cars should be banned, or at least slapped with an extra tax.

This line of reasoning assumes everyone can afford to buy newer cars (also, how old are we talking about ? Ten years ? Fifteen ?). New cars are expensive.
by karhell
Tue Feb 09, 2016 12:51 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: 1190: "Time"

is there any goddamn way to block or ignore this so it stops coming up under new posts Actually, I've been having similar grievances with Forum Games. Computer people, is there (/can there be) a script or somesuch that automatically marks certain threads/forums as read? The view unread posts page w...
by karhell
Tue Feb 09, 2016 8:10 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: 1190: "Time"

I think most of what the Beanies do is not terribly well thought out, but maybe they know something I don't. :) Or they're desperate enough to try anything they can think of. Also, what's Beanish for "Timber" ? My guess is the right hand rope was left to help the tree to fall Medward, hop...
by karhell
Mon Feb 08, 2016 4:32 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: 1190: "Time"

Also, those are some pretty sharp axes.
by karhell
Mon Feb 08, 2016 4:09 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: 1190: "Time"

I'd guess they'll use it as an impromptu raft (note they cut the left hand cables, but not the right).
by karhell
Tue Feb 02, 2016 8:17 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1636: "xkcd Stack"
Replies: 37
Views: 9874

Re: 1636: xkcd Stack

I'm honestly surprised the CPU wasn't running in Dwarf Fortress. Ran out of spare Invaders, willing to run backwards and forwards across the relevant pressure plates that controls the fluid logic and gear-and-axle-and-pump elements. Redstone's a relative cinch (even outside of Creative mode). Bah, ...
by karhell
Wed Jan 27, 2016 11:51 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: 1190: "Time"

Hamply Food Funding Source Time Accessor, I presume
by karhell
Wed Jan 27, 2016 8:02 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: 1190: "Time"

They're playing Tetris !
by karhell
Thu Jan 21, 2016 9:12 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: 1190: "Time"

Could the mystery author be addams ? She mentioned something (Double post thread, IIRC) about only being able to access internet when outside, on a phone, which, understandably, is not something you want to do regularly in the winter.
by karhell
Fri Jan 15, 2016 2:22 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: 1190: "Time"

Bubble sort is indeed molpish. It's small, it's cute, it's easy to remember (incidentally, it's the only one I still remember how to implement...)
by karhell
Fri Jan 15, 2016 9:07 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: 1190: "Time"

Hi ZoomanSP! :D

(also, if I forgot to mention something of note, it was certainly not intentional. All has been read and appreciated, as usual, but memory never was my forte >.<)
by karhell
Fri Jan 15, 2016 8:03 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: 1190: "Time"

Just dropping by to : ☼Wish Little Wonder a swift healing (is that even proper English ? gaaaah, French has polluted my mind >.<) ☼Tell Balthawizard that the redundant Facebug mirror is an extremely treeish idea. ☼Wish mrob a good hunt (Remember your training at the Dojo of Searchfu, and you should ...
by karhell
Mon Jan 11, 2016 8:10 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: BETTER THWAP MY OWN ICE CREAM

Did the Beanies really think they could repair the dam with those riverish plan(c)ks? That seems just plain silly, not to mention, as others have, ridiculously dangerous. Nah, Shortbean just fancied surfing the leak, but the seaishly burbulent flow ripped the board out of her hands. What's up with ...
by karhell
Tue Jan 05, 2016 12:38 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: 1190: "Time"

SBN wrote:
Rakhal wrote:Onward and onwards I go. Now at 30% (page 729/2427).


It's so nice to have blitzposts again.

I concur. It's refreshing seeing echoes from the past through the eyes of people living it for the first time (that somehow sounded clearer before I typed it out...)
by karhell
Mon Dec 21, 2015 8:21 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: I LIKE MY BOTS LIKE I LIKE MY ONGS: COVERED IN TREBUCHET

Perhaps balthasar's viewer could provide the entire code to be copied? This is a general viewer. For multiple stories. I'm not going to make an exception that for this story the bbcode of e=0 and e=1should be joined and for others it shouldn't (at least now). But I added an improvement which I shou...
by karhell
Fri Dec 18, 2015 8:21 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90173
Views: 9105340

Re: Passing ponderments

I was wondering about that. Is XKCD not being passed down to the new and upcoming nerds, or is it just that phpBB forums are an unknown species to them? Probably reaches a fair audience. Suspects a combination of no forum link and more aggressive anti-spam measures. Cannot estimate how much either ...
by karhell
Tue Dec 15, 2015 9:32 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107239
Views: 50212112

Re: 1190: "Time"

Five hundred posts with
Accidental popery.
Haikus were decreed.

What were the odds ? :shock:

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