You can read a brief introduction about this wiki at explain xkcd.Feel free to sign up for an account and contribute to the wiki! We need explanations for comics, characters, themes and everything in between.If it is referenced in an xkcd web comic, it should be here.. If you're new to wiki editing, see the explain xkcd:Editor FAQ for a specific guidance to this Wiki and the more general help. The Star Wars universe is most likely the most referenced movie universe in xkcd. The release date refers to the first of these three movies, because even only taking the first two movies, the average day would only be 16 years ago, less than the 17 half age for a 34 year old person Disaster Movie. (alt-text) Really, they'd be rushing around collecting revisions to go into the next scheduled quarterly public data update, not publishing them immediately, but you have to embellish things a little for Hollywood Movie Folder. (alt-text) That's actually the original Japanese version of A Million Random Digits, which is much better than the American remake the book was based on. |<
Movie Narrative Charts. (alt-text) In the LotR map, up and down correspond LOOSELY to northwest and southeast respectively. |< Wouldn't most people just block the relevant keywords, or perhaps movie review sites and channels in particular? Blocking the entirety of news sources is rather absurd, in a fitting way for xkcd, but not a realistic way for real-world people to behave, as the explanation currently implies it is. PotatoGod 02:22, 10 December 2020 (UTC Action Movies. (alt-text) By my count, only 48 of the 158 minutes in Live Free or Die Hard have action. That's pathetic, guys. Crank is better, but needs a bigger budget and more Summer Glau xkcd: Movie Ages. If you're 15 or younger, then just remember that it's nevertheless probably too late to be a child prodigy. |<. <. ? > Randall Patrick Munroe (born October 17, 1984) is an American cartoonist, author, and engineer best known as the creator of the award-winning webcomic xkcd.With a background in physics and robotics, Munroe has worked full-time on the comic since late 2006, publishing three times a week to a very large audience. Several of the strips, notably a visualisation of radioactivity levels, were also.
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First, let's get a few things out of the way: In real life, we can't put a metal pole between the Earth and the Moon.For one, someone at NASA would probably yell at us. The end of the pole near the Moon would be pulled toward the Moon by the Moon's gravity, and the rest of it would be pulled back. Neue DVDs jetzt vorbestellen! Kostenlose Lieferung möglic
XKCD MOVIE ENJOYABILITY - What if there was a definite, fixed, universal meaning, but for whatever reason you hated it? They have to drink alcohol to stop them from being sad. Th Randall Munroe of xkcd has posted intricate movie graphs that help explain the sequence of characters for those who have trouble figuring out what went on over a long narrative. The most helpful is the largest graph, which deals with the Lord of the Rings trilogy. Grouping of lines shows which characters are together over time. There are also graphs for the original Star Wars trilogy, Jurassic.
xkcd is a webcomic created by Randall Munroe. The comic's tagline describes it as a webcomic of romance, sarcasm, math, and language. It has been recognized in such mainstream media as The Guardian and The New York Times. The first strip was printed on September 30, 2005 and since then has massed over 1,400 strips. It can be found here. The subject matter of the comic varies, including. There are a bunch of science fiction movies where, because of pollution, overpopulation, or nuclear war, humanity abandons Earth. But lifting people into space is hard. Barring a massive reduction in the population, is launching the whole human race into space physically possible? Let's not even.
. To teach myself TikZ, one of the things I've done is recreate interesting graphs/charts/etc. One of my bigger projects is attempting to recreate the xkcd Movie Narrative Charts comic. Different elements of the chart probably warrant their own question, but my particular question now is how I would draw. Characters. The characters of XKCD are an integral part of both the story-telling aspect of the comic and the humor, jokes frequently deriving from their individual characteristics. The comic has no real main character as the characters vary per strip An update to XKCD's Movie Ages comic Date 2021-01-08 (Fri) Read time 1 min Tags misc. My own update to this xkcd comic from 2011: (Originally posted on twitter): Tweet of ikding/1347591168608006144. Comments About I-Kang Ding.
Home. Edit. Edit source. History. Talk (4) Share. Welcome to the XKCD Wiki! An encyclopedia about xkcd, the popular webcomic of romance, sarcasm, math and language. NOTE: This wiki has been moved to here Porn is the 598th xkcd comic. Porn has long led people to develop (or is it realise?) weird fetishes. Low-bitrate lossy compression makes everything look blocky, but can be transferred more quickly than higher quality, making it suitable for slow dial-up modems. I have a thing for corrupt women Direct image link: Emoji Movie. Title text: Some other studio should do the Antz/A Bug's Life thing and release The Dingbats Movie at the same time. Don't get it? explain xkcd. Science. It works bitches. Sincerely, xkcd_bot. <3. level 2
When I was reading XKCD comics I came across this one. In a previous comic I get it was Star Wars, Lord of the Rings, and Star Trek, but in this other one I only know Wandboy = Harry Potter.I suspect Puncher = Rocky.. What are the movies the above comic is parodying the names of? I don't really need to know each and every movie since just knowing the series will be enough of a clue for me to. Welcome to the xkcd Time Wiki [edit | edit source] Hello! [edit | edit source]This is a wiki for the xkcd comic 1190: Time , and specifically the community which sprang up in the comic's discussion thread () on the xkcd forums. This wiki is primarily maintained by those who read and post in the #1190 thread, but anyone who is a fan of Time is free to join in on the conversation and work on. Movie Narrative Charts Poster. $15.00 Online Communities (2007) Poste
XKCD #559. Mouseover text: Like spelling 'dammit' correctly — with two m's — it's a troll that works best on the most literate. Y'know, it's true both ways! Okay, this pun is done all the time, not only in cartoons but standup and sketch comedy too. But this is such a nice pure instantiation of it The protocol is vulnerable to producing inefficient results for some urinal counts. Some numbers of urinals encourage efficient packing, and others encourage sparse packing. If you graph the packing efficiency (f (n)/n), you get this: This means that some large numbers of urinals will pack efficiently (50%) and some inefficiently (33%)
The XKCD password scheme is as good as it ever was. The security doesn't derive from it being unknown, but from it being a good way to generate memorable passwords from a large search space. If you select the words to use rather than generate them randomly, though, this advantage is lost -- humans aren't good at being random 7. You could try. manager = plt.xkcd () # my xkcd plot here mpl.rcParams.update (manager._rcparams) this should reset the previous state, emulating the context manager. Obviously, it has not all the features for a context manager, e.g., the reset in case of exceptions, etc. Or, w/o messing with the internals of the context manager Amazing Grace: Directed by Alan Elliott, Sydney Pollack. With Aretha Franklin, James Cleveland, Alexander Hamilton, Cornell Dupree. A documentary presenting Aretha Franklin with choir at the New Bethel Baptist Church in Watts, Los Angeles in January 1972 Recursion is one of the periods of the xkcd comic Time, the last of the Castleiferous Era. It lasted from frame 376 to frame 420 (counted from when it was first noticed by jaxnoth and smithers). Cueball builds a curious structure on top of the square-shaped mound. It reveals to be a miniature version of the sand-castle, a sixth the size, including a miniature miniature inside it. Megan enters. Those who followed the forums live throughout the beginning days of Time. Many have been slowly driven insane, waiting for new pictures. Most are at least moderately sleep deprived, caffeinated, obsessed, and silly. Other names for this group include Time Waiters, Time Keepers, Time Watchers, the Usserisses, the Strangers, and Newpixians
xkcd is a Stick-Figure Comic by Randall Munroe. It is a gag-a-day comic and generally does not have a continuing plot line or continuity (though there are occasional short story arcs). Many of the jokes are based on math, physics, science, UNIX or Internet memes, as well as romance and sex To get the metadata for xkcd 10: <xkcd-db.csv grep ^10, To get the metadata for all comics from the first quarter of 2007: <xkcd-db.csv grep '2007-[1-3]-' To get comics about python: <xkcd-db.csv grep python To actually view xkcd 10 (use the tab key for autocompletion after the 0016!): eog image/0016_monty_python.jpg Implementation statu. XKCD Is Amazing, but Its Latest Comic Is Wrong. Actually, there aren't simple answers to important questions about new technologies. And, like, seriously, movies! Film is crazy. Can we not say. xkcd is a webcomic created by Randall Munroe, a former contractor for NASA. He describes it as a webcomic of romance, sarcasm, math, and language. Munroe states there is no particular meaning to the name and it is simply a treasured and carefully-guarded point in the space of four-character strings. [ hide] Contents 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). We did not invent the algorithm. The algorithm consistently finds Jesus. The algorithm killed Jeeves
The webcomic xkcd by cartoonist Randall Munroe has been an internet staple since it launched in 2005 and is now so ingrained in the DNA of the internet that it's become excellent meme-fodder not xkcd 100 - Transformers: Age of Extinction movie review. Saw this on Sunday. Don't remember much from the first three movies, but Optimus Prime sure seemed plenty more bad-ass in this one! While we're on the subject of movie reviews, I personally believe that The Transformers: The Movie (released in 1986) was the best Transformers to. XKCD is a webcomic created by Randall Munroe, an ex-NASA robotics expert and programmer. The series' main subject matter revolves around math, science and Internet culture and features characters drawn as stick figures. All comics published on the site are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 2.5 License Journal 3 | XKCD Explained | Fandom. Games Movies TV Video. Wikis. Explore Wikis; Community Central; Start a Wiki; Search This wiki This wiki All wikis | Sign In Don't have an account? Register Start a Wiki. XKCD Explained. 1,077 Pages. Add new page. The Ballmer Peak, a reference to Steve Ballmer of Microsoft, holds that imbibing alcohol improves cognitive ability, up to a point-a variation of the Yerkes-Dodson law, which shows a correlation.
xkcd cartoonist Randall Munroe decided to have a bit of fun with the feature, typing in the openings of a number of famous movie quotes and seeing how iOS 8 would complete them A fast and beautiful way to view your favorite xkcd comics. Features: Comic Browser: - Offline Mode. - Notifications. - Long press to view alt text. - Overview Mode. - Open Reddit or Forum Thread. - Search for title, transcript or number A Conversation With Randall Munroe, the Creator of XKCD. By Megan Garber. September 26, 2012. Q: What would happen if a beloved web comic created a series of physics explainers? Randall Munroe. I realized that this entire thing can be easily reduced to be the same as x = 50 + 0.4 ∗ a if we are looking for an x larger than 4 ∗ a / 5 . The root for the best x lower than 0.8 a is the root of 2 x 2 − 508 5 ∗ x − 2004 25 a. Which by quadratic formula simplifies to. x = − 101.6 ± 10322.56 + 641.28 a 4 Randall Munroe is the author of the #1 New York Times bestseller What If?, the science question-and-answer blog What If, and the popular webcomic xkcd.A former NASA roboticist, he left the agency in 2006 to draw comics on the Internet full-time, supporting himself through the sale of xkcd t-shirts, prints, posters, and books.He likes candlelight dinners and long walks on the beach a great extension but could be improved > custom words I add with the blue + do not get replaced. I've saved, the website I'm using it on is not in my blacklisted bar, tried shutting down chrome and restarting, etc. nope.The ones that came with the extension worked fine though > has a bad relarionship with apostrophes. ex: If I want to change trump's wife to the supreme shitlord's minion.