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by MFHodge
Mon Feb 25, 2008 4:16 pm UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: Forum linkback to the mainpage
Replies: 57
Views: 8484

Re: Forum linkback to the mainpage

Hammer wrote:FYI: Some versions of IE do not support png transparency.

That is almost certainly my problem then. I'm stuck with IE6 ay work . . . and it looks pretty bad.
by MFHodge
Mon Feb 25, 2008 4:11 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: REALLY Annoying Misconceptions
Replies: 4059
Views: 367019

Re: REALLY Annoying Misconceptions

Yeah, that came across as an attack on you, which is not how I meant it. It was regarding people in general . . .
by MFHodge
Mon Feb 25, 2008 4:09 pm UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: Forum linkback to the mainpage
Replies: 57
Views: 8484

Re: Forum linkback to the mainpage

Yeah, much better Soapy.
by MFHodge
Mon Feb 25, 2008 4:01 pm UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: Forum linkback to the mainpage
Replies: 57
Views: 8484

Re: Forum linkback to the mainpage

Maybe it looks different in your browser, but on my screen there is a distinct grey background to it. I don't think I got the transparency right when I exported it. Have you tried it in IE?
by MFHodge
Mon Feb 25, 2008 4:00 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2779497

Re: Confessional Thread - 449 - Number of the Divie Pine

Aluminus wrote:Also WTH happened to the post a a reply screen?

Davean is playing!
by MFHodge
Mon Feb 25, 2008 3:57 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: REALLY Annoying Misconceptions
Replies: 4059
Views: 367019

Re: REALLY Annoying Misconceptions

Annoying misconception: The way I choose to dress is obviously a direct correlation to how I think and act! I often find that the same people who claim that the way they dress is the way the express themselves also complain that people judge them based on their apperance. If you're expressing yours...
by MFHodge
Mon Feb 25, 2008 3:53 pm UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: Forum linkback to the mainpage
Replies: 57
Views: 8484

Re: Forum linkback to the mainpage

davean wrote:Thanks Hodge! They're up now. Bit better.

Ack! You're using the fucked-up .png! Use the .gif!
by MFHodge
Mon Feb 25, 2008 3:51 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90172
Views: 9097345

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

You know what's a useless question? "Do you like spicy food?" If I say yes, will you assume that I will like any food that is spicy? The intent of the question is to establish if you dislike spicy food.
by MFHodge
Mon Feb 25, 2008 3:18 pm UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: Forum linkback to the mainpage
Replies: 57
Views: 8484

Re: Forum linkback to the mainpage

Here's what I was able to do: http://www.john-hodge.com/xkcdlogo/xkcdLogo(transparent).gif How it looks in ProSilver http://www.john-hodge.com/xkcdlogo/xkcdLogo(pro).png How it looks in SubSilver http://www.john-hodge.com/xkcdlogo/xkcdLogo(sub).png EDIT: After many failed attempts to make a transpar...
by MFHodge
Mon Feb 25, 2008 2:18 pm UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: Forum linkback to the mainpage
Replies: 57
Views: 8484

Re: Forum linkback to the mainpage

Link goes to "forums.xkcd.com" instead of just "xkcd.com". I'll work on the logo.
by MFHodge
Mon Feb 25, 2008 2:36 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: REALLY Annoying Misconceptions
Replies: 4059
Views: 367019

Re: REALLY Annoying Misconceptions

Fat Tony wrote:Misconception: Vasectomies are ok.

Post like this are pretty much the definition of Trolling, which is not tolerated on this forum. There are plenty of places to discuss a topic like that, but a statement like you made has no purpose other than as bait for an argument.
by MFHodge
Sat Feb 23, 2008 11:09 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90172
Views: 9097345

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

Not exactly fleeting or random, but major congrats to Hammer on her upgrade to Prelationship.


And how can you mention Over the Top without talking about flipping THE HAT?!
by MFHodge
Fri Feb 22, 2008 9:07 pm UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: Laser Logic
Replies: 135
Views: 31323

Re: Laser Logic

44 (just a hint):
Spoiler:
So how are you gonna get blue on both sides? Find the teleporters that line up.


Hint 2 is a bit more:
Spoiler:
Splitting red can make one color changer produce both green and blue on the bottom.


Just got 35! Didn't think I ever would, but you really can do it logically.
by MFHodge
Fri Feb 22, 2008 7:44 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Friday Project: The Office Trebuchet [updated]
Replies: 29
Views: 2914

Re: Friday Project: The Office Trebuchet [updated]

I believe the distinction is that catapults rely on bending tension and trebs use counter-weight.
by MFHodge
Fri Feb 22, 2008 4:21 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Friday Project: The Office Trebuchet [updated]
Replies: 29
Views: 2914

Re: Friday Project: The Office Trebuchet [updated]

Seriously awesome.
by MFHodge
Fri Feb 22, 2008 4:01 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Why do you never hear of Evil/Mad Engineers
Replies: 42
Views: 6518

Re: Why do you never hear of Evil/Mad Engineers

I think Mad Scientists just hire contract engineers to build the stuff they think of. Contract engineers don't have to worry about the ethical problems of the end-user.

Plastic Soul wrote:Plastic Soul and the Mad Blacksmiths.

Plastic Soul and the Injection Molds
by MFHodge
Fri Feb 22, 2008 3:24 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How'd you come up with your username(s)?
Replies: 1405
Views: 240286

Re: How'd you come up with your username(s)?

El Senor Fruit Swing wrote:
The Mighty Thesaurus wrote:Gordon is the banana.

Then does that make me an imposter banana?

Sarah is the imposter banana.
by MFHodge
Thu Feb 21, 2008 9:23 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: International "That's What She Said" Day
Replies: 41
Views: 4141

Re: International "That's What She Said" Day

Hit3k wrote:
VTHodge wrote:Man, we could do this all day!

Thats what she said!

Is that all you've got, Hit? You should try a little harder.
by MFHodge
Thu Feb 21, 2008 9:14 pm UTC
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Dinosaur PC fun
Replies: 92
Views: 19583

Re: Dinosaur PC fun

One centimeter of purified de-ionized water has a resistence of about 1 MΩ.

Or more literally: The FDA defines USP Purified Water as having conductivity less than 1.3 μS/cm.
by MFHodge
Thu Feb 21, 2008 8:41 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Are there any siblings on these 'ere boards?
Replies: 34
Views: 2866

Re: Are there any siblings on these 'ere boards?

My sisters . . . wouldn't get the humor. My brother-in-law might.
by MFHodge
Thu Feb 21, 2008 8:14 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: International "That's What She Said" Day
Replies: 41
Views: 4141

Re: International "That's What She Said" Day

Col. Mustard wrote:wait no that's too easy.

That's what she said!

Man, we could do this all day!
by MFHodge
Thu Feb 21, 2008 6:25 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Today I am made of Smug ((The Smug Stories Thread))
Replies: 311
Views: 32510

Re: Today I am made of Smug ((The Smug Stories Thread))

Sorry gents, I've given the matter due consideration, and cock just doesn't do it for me.
by MFHodge
Thu Feb 21, 2008 5:52 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Today I am made of Smug ((The Smug Stories Thread))
Replies: 311
Views: 32510

Re: Today I am made of Smug ((The Smug Stories Thread))

Zohar wrote:
VTHodge wrote:EDIT: Or maybe he has good taste in men . . .

Would that be bad? I mean, considering the chances. :-)

No, not bad. It just removes some of the fun of the daydreams. :wink:
by MFHodge
Thu Feb 21, 2008 5:43 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3435119

Re: Woman thread - Is it as good for you as it is for me?

I read somewhere very recently (sorry, no reference) that 75% of medical students who have identified Ob/Gyn as their focus are female. Maybe the majority of practicing Gynos are men, but that seems to be rapidly changing.
by MFHodge
Thu Feb 21, 2008 4:05 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Suggestions: Coming of Age
Replies: 13
Views: 1928

Re: Suggestions: Coming of Age

Provide him with beef jerkey and bacon. Man food.
by MFHodge
Wed Feb 20, 2008 9:07 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Today I am made of Smug ((The Smug Stories Thread))
Replies: 311
Views: 32510

Re: Today I am made of Smug ((The Smug Stories Thread))

Since the chances of me hooking up are roughly 0.0% (see: Married), what do I care if she's underage. I just know she has good taste in men.

EDIT: Or maybe he has good taste in men . . .
by MFHodge
Wed Feb 20, 2008 8:28 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90172
Views: 9097345

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

I Am Raven wrote:But still, dont think this's funny.

If you change your avatar, it wouldn't work anymore and I could delete it.

I Am Raven wrote:you were right after all :P

I get that a lot.
by MFHodge
Wed Feb 20, 2008 7:49 pm UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: Scrolling in Firefox
Replies: 6
Views: 1246

Re: Scrolling in Firefox

I don't think OP is talking about mousewheel scrolling. I think he means scrolling with the keyboard arrow keys.
by MFHodge
Wed Feb 20, 2008 7:47 pm UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: DC circuit question
Replies: 5
Views: 1258

Re: DC circuit question

I would also like to recommend that you try to tie it to something fused, instead of directly to the battery, unless the outlet has an integrated fuse. Those outlets are pretty easy to short out.
by MFHodge
Wed Feb 20, 2008 7:33 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Latest purchase thread.
Replies: 192
Views: 17072

Re: Latest purchase thread.

If it comes down to it, ST is a bit more likely to own Bananaman.
by MFHodge
Wed Feb 20, 2008 7:31 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90172
Views: 9097345

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

Your problem was that you used the wrong search tool. Should have just kept it in the forum:
memberlist.php?mode=viewprofile&u=570

Just an old-timer with the same avatar, and the structure of your name made it almost obligitory.
by MFHodge
Wed Feb 20, 2008 7:29 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Latest purchase thread.
Replies: 192
Views: 17072

Re: Latest purchase thread.

I'll rate that as . . . unlikely, at best. :roll:
by MFHodge
Wed Feb 20, 2008 7:19 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Today I am made of Smug ((The Smug Stories Thread))
Replies: 311
Views: 32510

Re: Today I am made of Smug ((The Smug Stories Thread))

Today when I was paying for lunch in the plant cafeteria, the checkout lady asked me my name. So we exchange names, then she asks me if I'm married. I say that I am and then to flirt a little, tack on, "Does that disappoint you?". She giggles and says, "Oh, I wasn't asking for me. Som...
by MFHodge
Wed Feb 20, 2008 7:13 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: What is your name an anagram of?
Replies: 384
Views: 53063

Re: What is your name an anagram of?

oxoiron wrote:
Cheese wrote:"tense penis shaft"

That's going to be hard to top.

Just use a little lube; you'll be fine.
by MFHodge
Wed Feb 20, 2008 5:52 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90172
Views: 9097345

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

You have nothing to worry about. I already have tons of fun with your title. I've even got the next one picked out. It might even be the best one yet!
by MFHodge
Wed Feb 20, 2008 3:51 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Last person on Earth scenarios
Replies: 134
Views: 10584

Re: Last person on Earth scenarios

I think I would set myself up in a Wal-Mart or similar, to have all the basic supplies in one place. Next order of business would be to establish a power plant for my Wal-Mart by locating a few large portable generators, then go around collecting fuel supplies for a while. Then the garden starts. I ...
by MFHodge
Wed Feb 20, 2008 2:38 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90172
Views: 9097345

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

I Am Raven will probably not think his title is funny, but enough other people will.
by MFHodge
Wed Feb 20, 2008 1:37 am UTC
Forum: Hardware
Topic: old IBM computer device
Replies: 8
Views: 2713

Re: old IBM computer device

My first guess was that there were some kind of jumper.
by MFHodge
Wed Feb 20, 2008 1:15 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Who the dickens are you?
Replies: 10922
Views: 2348534

Re: INTRO THREAD THE THIRD

Nagel wrote:Btw , I GIMPed in 5 seconds my signature to fit the size , please tell me if it is ok.

I'd say it's fine, thanks for asking. :D
by MFHodge
Tue Feb 19, 2008 10:19 pm UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Cuba and Castro
Replies: 2
Views: 1343

Re: Cuba and Castro


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