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ISS Solar Transit 2
Posted by News Fetcher on April 27 '17 at 08:03 PM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

Most people don't realize it, but they actually launch a new space station every few weeks because this keeps happening.

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Geochronology
Posted by News Fetcher on April 25 '17 at 09:03 PM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

'The mountains near here formed when the ... Newfoundland ... microplate collided with, uhh ... Labrador.' 'Ok, now you're definitely just naming dogs.' 'Wait, no, that's actually almost correct.'

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ISS Solar Transit
Posted by News Fetcher on April 24 '17 at 07:34 AM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

I guess it's also the right setting for pictures of the Moon at night.

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Survivorship Bias
Posted by News Fetcher on April 20 '17 at 08:30 PM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

They say you can't argue with results, but what kind of defeatest attitude is that? If you stick with it, you can argue with ANYTHING.

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Birdwatching
Posted by News Fetcher on April 18 '17 at 09:01 PM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

No, tell the park rangers to calm down, it's fine--I put a screen on the front. I just want to get the birds a little closer.

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7 Eleven
Posted by News Fetcher on April 17 '17 at 06:21 AM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

Really, the only honest 24-hour stores are the ones in places like Arizona and Hawaii, and many of them are still wrong in certain years.

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Identification Chart
Posted by News Fetcher on April 13 '17 at 08:21 PM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

Be careful—it's breeding season, and some of these can be *extremely* defensive of their nests.

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Hottest Editors
Posted by News Fetcher on April 12 '17 at 08:01 AM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

Elon Musk finally blocked me from the internal Tesla repository because I wouldn't stop sending pull requests for my code supporting steering via vim keybindings.

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Existential Bug Reports
Posted by News Fetcher on April 10 '17 at 04:45 AM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

ISSUE: If we wait long enough, the Earth will eventually be consumed by the Sun. WORKAROUND: None.

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Incinerator
Posted by News Fetcher on April 07 '17 at 01:11 PM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

My trash can broke recently and I had to get rid of it. When I picked it up, I suffered a brief but harrowing existential crisis.

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Security Advice
Posted by News Fetcher on April 05 '17 at 06:41 AM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

Never give your password or bank account number to anyone who doesn't have a blue check mark next to their name.

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Sweet 16
Posted by News Fetcher on April 02 '17 at 11:31 PM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

Every year I make out my bracket at the season, and every year it's busted before the first game when I find out which teams are playing.

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Rayleigh Scattering
Posted by News Fetcher on March 31 '17 at 05:50 AM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

If you ask "why are leaves green?" the usual answer is "because they're full of chlorophyll, and chlorophyll is green," even though "why does chlorophyll scatter green light?" is a great question too.

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Incognito Mode
Posted by News Fetcher on March 29 '17 at 05:51 AM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

They're really the worst tech support team. And their solutions are always the same. "This OS X update broke something." "LET'S INFILTRATE APPLE BY MORPHING APPLES!"

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Mispronunciation
Posted by News Fetcher on March 27 '17 at 07:23 AM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

I pronounce epitome "EPPY-tome", but EpiPen "uh-PIE-pen".

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Flag
Posted by News Fetcher on March 24 '17 at 06:31 AM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

There's a compromise bill to keep the notification bar but at least charge the battery.

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Color Pattern
Posted by News Fetcher on March 22 '17 at 06:21 AM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

♫ When the spacing is tight / And the difference is slight / That's a moiré ♫

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Vomiting Emoji
Posted by News Fetcher on March 20 '17 at 07:25 AM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

My favorite might be U+1F609 U+1F93F WINKING FACE VOMITING.

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Onboarding
Posted by News Fetcher on March 16 '17 at 08:32 PM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

'So we just have a steady flow of metal piling up in our server room? Isn't that a problem?' 'Yeah, you should bring that up at our next bismuth meeting.'

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Best-Tasting Colors
Posted by News Fetcher on March 15 '17 at 07:41 AM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

I recognize that chocolate is its own thing on which reasonable people may differ. Everything else here is objective fact.

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