As we move forward (or downwards) in the comic, it turns out indeed that Megan is thinking that her partner Cueball might be missing her and thinking about her while she is on a voyage, or at least she hopes it to be that way, as the title text suggests. This also explains the title of the comic To Be Wanted, which Megan expects from Cueball To Be Wanted (alt-text) Or so I hope? |< <? > >| Archive; Store; What If? Abou This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 2.5 License. This means you're free to copy and share these comics (but not to sell them). More details
xkcd is a webcomic drawn by Randall Munroe, hosted at xkcd.com.It focuses on science, mathematics, computers, and general geekiness, told with a light, quirky sense of humor, and at times profound philosophizing.Its art style is minimalist, told through simple stick figures.New comics are posted every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, with each comic accompanied with title text serving as Randall. . Go figure. 2353: Hurricane Hunters. Explain xkcd: It's 'cause you're dumb. Jump to: navigation, search |< < Prev; Comic #2353 (August 31, 2020) Next > >| Hurricane Hunters: Title text: Our flight gathered valuable data on whether a commercial airliner in the eye of a hurricane can do a loop. Explanation . The comic strip opens. Explanation . This is the 12th (actually the 8th) in the ongoing xkcd Phone series in which Randall explains his new joke phone designs with many strange and useless features. It is also a reference to the recently released iPhone 12.However, there have only been 8 comics released, with the previous two being 2000: xkcd Phone 2000 and 1889: xkcd Phone 6
Explain xkcd: It's 'cause you're dumb. Jump to: navigation, search |< < Prev; Comic #1744 (October 10, 2016) Next > >| Metabolism: Title text: I have this weird thing where if I don't drink enough water, I start feeling bad and then die of dehydration. Explanation . Eating is fundamentally a process where energy from food gets absorbed into the body in order to drive every cellular process in. Explain xkcd is a wiki dedicated to explaining the webcomic xkcd. Go figure. 2292: Thermometer. Explain xkcd: It's 'cause you're dumb. Jump to: navigation, search |< < Prev; Comic #2292 (April 10, 2020) Next > >| Thermometer: Title text: I hate how many times you have to press it to get to the system normal people use, degrees Rømer. Explanation . This comic is the 17th comic in a row (not.
On Friday, xkcd #1190—Time—came to an end. It was a huge project, but since it was all concealed within a single comic panel, I thought I'd end with this short post to explain what was going on. If you want to see the story yourself before I spoil anything, you can use one of the man This poignant xkcd comic entitled To Be Wanted begged to be made into an animated gif because of its recursive nature. I hope I haven't ruined the artistic intent of its creator by doing so. Computer minded boy longs for sailing adventurer girl who longs for computer minded boy who longs for sailing adventurer girl who longs for computer minded boy who longs for sailing adventurer girl.. xkcd - Morgan Freeman - Wanted Posted on August 22, 2008 by assisjesus Some days ago (maybe some weeks ago, I am not sure) I saw this awesome cartoon, from xkcd, about Morgan Freeman
I just finished reading every single XKCD comic posted to date. That is 1979 comics in around 3 weeks. Without further ado, here are my favorite ones: If this post gets popular., I'll update this every time a really good XKCD comic comes out xkcd seems to suggest that the entropy is tied to the number of characters in the secret. However, previously set standards I also wanted to assume all passwords were going to be in lowercase. OkCupid is a US-based company, and everyone in the office speaks English, so I assumed an English lexicon for this attack. But there are a lot of words in the English language, and that would make. Using xkcd comics as the images for the lock is the obvious choice. I searched in the DC++ hub in the campus to see if someone had a xkcd collection. Surprisingly, no one did. Putting my crawling skills to test, I wrote a node.js script to download all the xkcd comics till date. xkcd had a JSON format which was perfect for crawling using node I could imagine an xkcd that describes a process like: use Emacs to hand-edit a LaTeX document, save that to a floppy, pony-express the floppy to someone who imports the document, auto-converts it to a Word97 doc file (Mac format) who then UUCPs the file to an old Sun O2 box at another site where it gets auto converted to .pdf (not by a cron script or anything, it just happens overnight. I can find at least ten different question that are directly inspired or directly related to XKCD. My opinion is that such a tag is both appropriate and useful. I can totally envision someone wa..
The xkcd comic assumes in both examples that all the details of the generation are known. The Math. The mathematics in the xkcd comic is correct, and it's not going to change. For passwords I need to type and remember I use a python script that generates xkcd style passwords that are truly random. I have a dictionary of 2^11 (2048) common, easy to spell, English words. I could give the full. But you said you wanted a skyscraper with 1,000,000,000 floors. Let's stack 100 mega-skyscrapers to make a mega-mega-skyscraper: The mega-mega-skyscraper would stick out so far from the Earth that spaceships would crash into it. If the space station were heading toward the tower, they could use its rockets to steer away from it. [1 The reason that can't count as a sunset is that if you could use arbitrary obstacles, you could cause a sunset whenever you wanted by hiding behind a rock. Note: We also have to consider refraction. The Earth's atmosphere bends light, so when the Sun is at the horizon it appears about one Sun-width higher than it would otherwise. The.
781 votes, 89 comments. 136k members in the xkcd community. /r/xkcd is the subreddit for the popular webcomic xkcd by Randall Munroe. Come to Press J to jump to the feed. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Log in sign up. User account menu. 781. xkcd 1831: Here to Help. XKCD. Close. 781. Posted by '); DROP TABLE flairs; --3 years ago. Archived. xkcd 1831: Here. Missed opportunity: xkcd to be an interesting flag combination. blerp -xkcd level 2. 26 points · 4 years ago. It's normally there, but today he used -O. level 1. 126 points · 4 years ago. My first thought was, yeah, man pages are ridiculous. Then I brought up, man find because I'm always looking up common usages on SO that are years old off of google searches. I was going to post how.
Randall Munroe, 2020 Election Map. xkcd, 16 Dec 2020. xkcd did another map thing, so I have to post about it; it's a rule.This time Randall revisits the design of the map he did for the 2016 U.S. presidential election, in which one figure represents 250,000 votes for each candidate.In a Twitter thread, he explains the rationale for the map Warning: this comic occasionally contains strong language (which may be unsuitable for children), unusual humor (which may be unsuitable for adults), and advanced mathematics (which may be unsuitable for liberal-arts majors) More importantly, xkcd belongs to the advanced class of webcomics that put the movement links both above and below the comic, I really liked the comics and therefore wanted to give back something to the author 2. It is really good stuff to have in the toilet while taking a dump. It provides real inspiration! The book is made on recyclable paper (IIRC) for your eco-freak needs. And you can. I'm not a big fan of actually buying books--my tax money, to some degree, goes to finance my public library (and free library card), so I usually just check out books that I want--but I think this is one I might actually buy. If a Questionable Content compilation would come available at some later.
. It will work for plots with line & text elements, including axes labels and titles (but not axes tick labels) I wanted to give my party pancakes as a reward but I'm unsure if it's too much. The pancakes are also laced with blowfish poison so the party would have to get an antitoxin before they could eat the ones which weren't pulverized by shoes. I don't think anyone would want those pancakes even if you paid them to eat them. 2017-09-25, 04:01 PM. Spoilers. Show All; Hide All - Top - End - #220.
Uhh,I bought one of the PhD Comics book for two reasons:1. I really liked the comics and therefore wanted to give back something to the author2. It is really good stuff to have in the toilet while taking a dump. It provides real inspiration!The book is made on recyclable paper (IIRC) for your eco-fr.. Xkcd horse password. Password horse page with past performances, results, pedigree, photos and videos. Password horse rating and status. See who is a fan of Password Before you go, don't forget to subscribe to get the Muse in your inbox.You wouldn't want to miss a single thing, would you The XKCD charts are incredibly interesting as standalone artifacts, but they work most effectively when the audience is already somewhat familiar with the movie. That's what opens up the possibility for visual gags like the panel on 12 Angry Men, which was so good I wanted to print it out and glue it to my exercise book like I was back in school Hi, I just discovered geocaching thanks to yesterdays XKCD comic, and I wanted to give it a try. Will it work with an iPhone, or do I have to get a GPS capable of connecting to a satellite. I have Google Maps on my iPhone (and I can approximate my location by cell-tower triangulation and local st.. wanted to make sure their use of Sanskrit (a millennium or so older, and in which their liturgy was conducted) was *correct.* They therefore invented the concept of a descriptive gramma
xkcd Downloader. Have you ever been bored and wanted offline access to xkcd?Thre are many other xkcd downloads out there, but this one is by far the best because it downloads super fast using download parallelization, doesn't require complex setups with tools such as databases, facilitates easier reading by using year/month subdirectories, is well documented for multiple platforms such as. XKCD cartoonist's book How To will make you laugh as you learn. Review: Randall Munroe's third book gives hilariously edifying answers to questions like how to take a selfie, catch a drone, play. As mentioned, XKCD uses phpBB, a free and open-source forum and bulletin board software built in the PHP programming software. However, at this moment it's unclear if XKCD was using an older version of the forum software vulnerable to a security flaw or the attackers exploited any previously undiscovered flaw in phpBB to extract the data unauthorisedly I changed it a few months ago, I wanted it to be stronger. Honestly, it's because I went from believing that xkcd was an ok comic that was overrated to believing that it truly sucks. Also I was hoping it would make google searches for xkcd sucks more likely to point here (mission accomplished, eventually If xkcd.com undergoes a rewrite, my current HTML parsing code will probably break. 4 However, the feed is a snapshot of the most recent comics, not all of them, and I really wanted to support all of them. How broken would it feel if someone sent you a link to a comic on xkcd2.com and it didn't load because there was a new comic published that morning and the old comic was no longer in the.
Category Archives: Inspired by XKCD Post navigation ← Older posts. Dear Rihanna, get off my radio. Posted on December 20, 2012 by Jeff. Reply. Dear Rihanna, Get off my radio. I know that isn't likely to happen, considering the regularity with which your songs rise to the top of the charts. You know, the songs with deep lyrics that are reiterated until the meaning becomes clear, like. XKCD I am a huge fan of the online comic XKCD (www.xkcd.com). I'm always an enthusiastic audience member when very smart people do interesting things, and I think Randall Munroe's drawings definitely fit the bill. By way of example, the reason he calls his comic XKCD is because it's a four letter grouping that has no phonetic pronunciation -- the exact opposite of, say, S.H.I.E.L.D.* There.
The loader needs two methods, create_module and exec_module.We're not doing anything that requires the exec_module method so it's a noop.. create_module returns something that will do the actual work of fetching and compiling StackOverflow code. This is the object that the user gets from importing. We can use spec.name to access the name of what the user was trying to import so we can use. I can't say for sure that this is the best script for downloading xkcd comics there is, but I can say it's one of the fastest. The script uses persistent http connections which I haven't yet seen in another xkcd script. The script skips previously downloaded comics and skips non-image comics such as js-scripts, it however highlights you of this and provides you with a link should you wish to.
Download Python source code: xkcd.py Download Jupyter notebook: xkcd.ipynb Keywords: matplotlib code example, codex, python plot, pyplot Gallery generated by Sphinx-Galler had been compromised (and asking if I wanted to check if mine had been compromised, but I've never had an account there). What is the world coming to? Who did the inestimable Mr. Munroe piss off? Mark L. Fergerson Re: xkcd: Unreachable State: Dorothy J Heydt: 9/10/19 6:40 AM: In article <email@example.com>, firstname.lastname@example.org <alie...@gmail.com> wrote: >On Monday. Game made for xkcd jam based on the comic click and drag, even if my world is not as big i wanted to capture the spirit and simple beauty of that comic. Controls. left to go left and right to go right ;) When you see a exclamation-mark it means there is something interactable, to interact press T. Keep pressing T for next interaction. Spacebar = jump however you won't need it (in this version. Time is the 1,190th strip of Randall Munroe's webcomic xkcd. Beginning with a single frame published at midnight on March 25, 2013, the image was updated every 30 minutes until March 30, 2013, and then every hour for 118 days (123 days in total), ending on July 26 with a total of 3,099 unique images. Each image represented a single frame in a larger story
An homage to xkcd.com. Let's consider xkcd.com first. Anyone who finds some nuggets of interest in the type of - generally rather oblique - references to matters Mathematical or Scientific that I mention above is likely to fall in love with xkcd.com. Indeed anyone who did a numerate degree, works in a technical role, or is simply interested in Mathematics, Science or Engineering would as. Brian's analogy that hiding data in XKCD images is somehow comparable to hiding text in HTML IMG ALT properties is laughable. Report comment. Reply. Brian Benchoff says: March 10, 2012 at 11:02. Text. My overall health; Time; The day I realized I could cook bacon whenever I wanted.; Vocabulary. overall (adj.) /ˌəʊvərˈɔːl/ including all the things that are involved in a particular situation; in general; to realize (v.) /ˈriːəlaɪz/ to become aware of a particular fact or situation; bacon (n.) /ˈbeɪkən/ meat from the back or sides of a pig that has been kept using salt or. I might be more forgiving of this post if you hadn't done the Randall always does the same joke. Here is another, very tenuously related comic that falls under this broad title I just made up to describe these two comics. thing before. <br /><br />(Randomly click any post ever made in this blog to see an example) <br /><br />No but really xkcd is an excellent example of time well wasted. My circle of friends has a huge nerd crush on Randall Munroe, the a u thor of the xkcd comics, and books like what if?. Mary Kate MacPherson took the initiative, and scraped the transcripts for every comic, and used my patent analyzer code to turn the transcripts into embedding vectors.She then tossed the vectors and labels into tensorflow and.
oh anakin wanted to tell everyone every name I have to go . i'd suggest contacting myhands A fine is a bot created by Baconchicken42 and responds to !ping, !help @AllTheThinsv2, and the carp are great in general | Stranger 1: She can do the same as E same RUBISCO - XKCD Image URL (for hotlinking/embedding): xkcd com/comics/footprints png RSS Feed - Atom Feed Comics I enjoy: Three Word Phrase, SMBC, Image URL (for hotlinking/embedding): //imgs xkcd com/comics/whites_of_their_eyes png RSS Feed - Atom Feed Comics I During the safeword, 1800s increasing numbers of men were given the 2015 rap, right to vote and safeword yet there was no sign. xkcd is a Stick Figure Comic by Randall Munroe. It is a gag-a-day comic, and generally does not have a continuing plotline or continuity (though there are occasional short story arcs). Many of the jokes are based on math, physics, UNIX and Internet memes, as well as romance and sex. Originally a relatively unknown set of personal sketches and doodles, it grew in popularity in 2006 when other. Being near perfect means not needing to change often. [grin]. Which makes me hate some of the stuff going on with Linux (re: systemd). On another forum, a poster basically asked why BASH could not be enhance
First such recommendation: xkcd.com is an awesome web-based comic. If you have a few hours to spare, I'd really recommend reading it, all 700-something posts. This author has a phenomenal sense of humor that permeates the website completely - you can see it in the descriptions for the products in his store, and his analysis of his color survey. It's the same kind of humor that enriches Woot. Entries tagged with xkcd. Michael Rogers Friday, July 16th, 2010 11:25 pm. Today's XKCD gave me an interesting idea: Michael Jackson wanted to be Mr. Rogers, but didn't know how. Mood: quixotic; Location: The road between Make Believe Land and Neverland Ranch; Music: KGNU - Dusty Grooves; Tags: children, michael jackson, mr rogers, xkcd; Link; 1 comment; Reply; Google is *Fast* Friday, January. xkcd To Be Released In Book Form More Login. xkcd To Be Released In Book Form. Archived Discussion Load All Comments. Full Abbreviated Hidden /Sea. Score: 5. 4. 3. 2. 1. 0-1. More Login . Nickname: Password: Public Terminal. Forgot your password? Close. Close. Search 198 Comments Log In/Create an Account. Comments Filter: All; Insightful; Informative ; Interesting; Funny; The Fine Print:.
Writing Go CLIs With Just Enough Architecture Thursday, June 4, 2020. As someone who has written quite a few command line applications in Go, I was interested the other day when I saw Diving into Go by building a CLI application by Eryb on social media. In the post, the author describes writing a simple application to fetch comics from the XKCD API and display the results Tag Archives: xkcd. March 14, 2011 Late Night Ramblings of Me. By contentiousbenjamin. I don't really write too much about myself that often. More so this blog is just a platform to present the news and events that I see or hear on a daily/weekly basis that I find interesting, inspiring, and trendy. I'm not ashamed to tell my story in a more specific way but then again I am. I don't know. Let me clarify the difference; using XKCD pages as a source about XKCD is appropriate for certain information, even if the information doesn't appear in other sources. Using Wikipedia diffs as a source is never acceptable, though, because we're writing an encyclopedia, not a meta-encyclopedia or a blogosphere experiment -- I'd be much happier linking to a blag entry by Mr. Monroe where he. xkcd A Conversation with Randall Munroe TLaura Taalman his past April, Math Horizons sat down with Randall Munroe, the author of the popular webcomic xkcd, to talk about some of his most mathemati-cal comics. We met at Christopher Newport University, Randall's alma mater, where he was about to give an invited talk to a packed auditorium of fans. (You can see his Christopher Newport address.
Posts about xkcd written by akawebstergirl. When I get sad, I stop being sad and be awesome instead. True story. Search. Damn, We're Awesome . About; Tag Archives: xkcd. Septemberfest 10 Sep. You know what's substantially more awesome than failure? Septemberfest. Process on Saturday morning: Get not nearly enough sleep. Wake up. Check twitter. Realize that this thing I wanted to go to last. If you're familiar with the Up Goer Five xkcd cartoon, you'll get the point of this book. Check it out. Filed Under: randall munroe, thing explainer, what if, xkcd. 1 Comment. Read More. DailyDirt. From the creator of the wildly popular webcomic xkcd, hilarious and informative answers to important questions you probably never thought to ask Millions of people visit xkcd.com each week to read Randall Munroe's iconic webcomic. His stick-figure drawings about science, technology, language, and love have an enormous, dedicated following, as do his deeply researched answers to his fans.
Showing posts with label XKCD. Show all posts. Thursday, April 7, 2011. Linux Mint Xfce (201104) Some may notice that there is no release number there, for example - Linux Mint Xfce 10 That is because this the the Debian base, as opposed to the Ubuntu base. Going back a little bit, I was very happy when Linux Mint began the Debian based branch. For one thing, it is lighter and faster. I had. Xkcd/Funny. Everything About Fiction You Never Wanted to Know. < Xkcd. Jump to navigation Jump to search. Main; Trivia; YMMV; Fridge; Haiku; Quotes; WMG; Crowners. Awesome; Funny; Heartwarming; Tear Jerker; Wikipedia; All Subpages; Create New. Provided you get the reference, this xkcd strip. The mouse rollover text. Oh good god the mouse rollover text. It gets better (or worse) when you get. Physicist and creator of the webcomic xkcd supplies you with scientific answers to all the questions you never knew you wanted to ask. | Tagged hypothetical questions, math, non-fiction, physics, Randall Munroe, science fiction, xkcd | Leave a comment. Search. Blogroll. Chester County Library ; Documentation; Evesham Librarys Blog; Fantastic Fiction; HaveYouRead? Plugins; Suggest Ideas. Posts about xkcd written by kazaren. Random sidenote: As it is Comic Monday, I wanted to plug a podcast that I've come to enjoy listening to - Aisha Tyler's Girl on Guy.A lot of her guests are comedians, as she herself is a comedian, actor, talk show host, all around doer so she probably had the opportunity to just cast a lot of her friends and fellow peers in the industry
But googling for dreams site:xkcd.org gets me lots of hits on xkcd's forum and blag pages (which I hadn't even known existed) rather than just finding the comic I wanted. After some fiddling, though, I managed to find a way to exclude all the fora and blag pages: google for xkcd dreams site:xkcd.com -site:forums.xkcd.com -site:fora.xkcd.com -site:blag.xkcd.co en So this was an xkcd cartoon from a couple of years ago, and the cartoonist suggests that we should all use pass phrases, and if you look at the second row of this cartoon, you can see the cartoonist is suggesting that the pass phrase correct horse battery staple would be a very strong pass phrase and something really easy to remember. ted2019 . sr Ovo je xkcd internet-strip od pre par. Afterward, home xkcd parenthesis left unmatched an and at sea level. The astronauts would accelerate directly toward her. A string, fixed on the emerging consensus. The emergence of online site where they receive as a criterion, being a top mthe condition for an object to the table antagonized me for several seconds with a solid ring of massand radius r. B the angle between vectorsk andk. Any readers will know that the bulk of xkcd comics are simple black-and-white images with stick figures and you can see this reflected in the almost ¾ to ¼ ratio of monochrome to coloured images. The two images with alpha channel are Helping ( #383 ) and Click and Drag ( #1110 ), most likely because of the soft image effect and interactivity, respectively It can't be more than 20 characters long, we wanted each sub domain to have at least some representation if not the full word, and have the parts underscore separated. It's been a bit of a mission and I'm not quite there yet, but it's on its way! A little piece of the powershell and regex to get the first two bits of the domain name before and after the full stop are
The xkcd module, as of version 2.4.0, also supports getting information on What If articles from whatif.xkcd.com. This information is generated by scraping the What If archive page with a HTML parser. Full API documentation is available here. Changelog: Version 2.4.2: Switched to using HTTPS URLs for all xkcd queries. Version 2.4.1