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Expiration Date High Score
Posted by News Fetcher on July 18 '19 at 08:51 PM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

"Wait, we've MOVED since 2010. How on Earth did--" "Look, some of us were just born to be champions."

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Gastroenterology
Posted by News Fetcher on July 17 '19 at 08:51 AM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

"Mostly it means that I'm acutely aware that the kid one table over coughed as the server walked past with our food."

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How Hacking Works
Posted by News Fetcher on July 15 '19 at 06:10 AM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

If only somebody had warned them that the world would roll them like this.

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Flag Interpretation
Posted by News Fetcher on July 12 '19 at 07:31 AM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

When Salvador DalĂ­ died, it took months to get all the flagpoles sufficiently melted.

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First News Memory
Posted by News Fetcher on July 10 '19 at 11:31 AM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

Psychology researchers say our 'flashbulb' memories of big events can be unreliable, but I clearly remember watching live on CNN as Challenger crashed into and destroyed the Berlin Wall.

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Trained a Neural Net
Posted by News Fetcher on July 08 '19 at 11:31 AM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

It also works for anything you teach someone else to do. "Oh yeah, I trained a pair of neural nets, Emily and Kevin, to respond to support tickets."

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Lunar Cycles
Posted by News Fetcher on July 05 '19 at 10:11 AM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

The Antikythera mechanism had a whole set of gears specifically to track the cyclic popularity of skinny jeans and low-rise waists.

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Shadow Biosphere
Posted by News Fetcher on July 03 '19 at 07:31 AM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

The typical Shadow Biology Department is housed in a building coated in a thin layer of desert varnish which renders it invisible to normal-world university staff.

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Coordinate Precision
Posted by News Fetcher on July 01 '19 at 12:51 PM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

40 digits: You are optimistic about our understanding of the nature of distance itself.

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Predictive Models
Posted by News Fetcher on June 28 '19 at 08:51 AM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

WE WILL ARREST THE REVOLUTION MEMBERS

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Reading in the Original
Posted by News Fetcher on June 26 '19 at 07:31 AM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

The articles are much shorter, but I assume that's because this version predates the merger with the Hawaiian text that created the modern Hawaiian-Greek hybrid wiki-pedia.

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Motivated Reasoning Olympics
Posted by News Fetcher on June 24 '19 at 08:51 AM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

[later] I can't believe how bad corruption has become, especially given that our league split off from the statewide one a month ago SPECIFICALLY to protest this kind of flagrantly biased judging.

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Stack
Posted by News Fetcher on June 21 '19 at 07:30 AM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

Gotta feel kind of bad for nation-state hackers who spend years implanting and cultivating some hardware exploit, only to discover the entire target database is already exposed to anyone with a web browser.

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Millennials
Posted by News Fetcher on June 19 '19 at 06:10 AM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

Ironically, I've been having these same arguments for at least a decade now. I thought we would have moved on by now, but somehow the snide complaints about millennials continue.

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Glacier
Posted by News Fetcher on June 17 '19 at 12:50 PM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

The Norwegian adaptation of The Sword in the Stone takes things in a weird direction.

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Chernobyl
Posted by News Fetcher on June 14 '19 at 08:51 AM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

You know when you can't hear your speakers, and you keep turning various volume controls up higher and higher in confusion, and then someone hits the mute button and there's a deafening blast of sound? That's basically what happened at Chernobyl.

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Literary Opinions
Posted by News Fetcher on June 11 '19 at 08:50 PM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

If I really focus, I can distinguish between John Steinbeck and John Updike, or between Gore Vidal and Vidal Sassoon, but not both at once.

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An Apple a Day
Posted by News Fetcher on June 10 '19 at 10:11 AM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

Even the powerful, tart Granny Smith cultivar is proving ineffective against new Gran-negative doctors.

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Ken Burns Theory
Posted by News Fetcher on June 07 '19 at 07:31 AM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

Some of the KBCU ancillary works try a little too hard to tie everything together. Doris Kearns Goodwin, the sports journalist featured in "Baseball," was somehow ALSO a famous historian who wrote bestselling biographies of Lincoln AND Johnson? Unrealistic.

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Comments
Posted by News Fetcher on June 05 '19 at 08:51 AM
By Randall Munroe from XKCD:

NPR encourages you to add comments to their stories using the page inspector in your browser's developer tools. Note: Your comments are visible only to you, and will be lost when you refresh the page.

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