Monthly Archives: February 2013

Big Bang couples

Here are screenshots of Sheldon’s and Amy’s choices for Halloween couples costumes: The lists themselves (stolen mercilessly from http://yesterdayscheese.blogspot.com/2012/10/amy-sheldon-halloween-couples-list-big-bang-theory.html): Couples I Like R2D2 & C3PO Hewlett & Packard Batman & Robin Jobs & Wozniak Kirk & Spock Arthur Dent & … Continue reading

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Ad knockers

Many ad blockers use JavaScript (and other techniques) to stop your browser from loading ads. The problem: webmasters know about this technique and are starting to deny service to those who don’t accept ads. The solution: an ad blocker than … Continue reading

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Hate Homosexuality? Then Support It.

Some people wonder how homosexuality could be genetic, since homosexuals obviously don’t reproduce. The answer: some religious (and other) organizations “cure” homosexuals by encouraging them to love and ultimately marry the opposite sex. When the couple has children, the children … Continue reading

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Stephen Hawking doesn’t suck

In a recent Big Bang Theory episode, Stephen Hawking defeats Sheldon at Words with Friends, and jokes that Sheldon is like a black hole because he “sucks”. There’s really no such thing as “sucking”. Liquid travels up a straw because … Continue reading

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Stephen Hawking, voiceover artist?

A recent episode of Big Bang Theory features Sheldon playing Words with Friends against Stephen Hawking (thus concluding that he must be “friends” with Stephen Hawking). At the end of the episode, Stephen Hawking calls Sheldon, berating Sheldon for losing. … Continue reading

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Square Cube Fraud

If everything in the universe doubled in size linearly, would you notice? Some people say you would, since surface area only increases by 4 times, while volume (and thus presumably mass and further presumably weight) increases by 8 times. Thus, … Continue reading

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Drunk Amy

In a recent episode of Big Bang Theory, Amy and Sheldon go on a (contractually obligated) date. When Amy leaves, Sheldon says “I need you”, but only because she’s his ride. At this point, however, Amy is fairly drunk, and … Continue reading

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Nuts to Wollowitz

In a recent episode of Big Bang Theory, Howard waxes nostalgic to when he hid under a desk in his room, ate peanut M&Ms, and went into his first anaphalactic shock. After returning from the hospital, he celebrated by eating … Continue reading

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Something MythINC notes

The narrator explains we can take a quick look around the kingdom because “it’s not that big a kingdom”, but didn’t it expand considerably after Hemlock’s conquests? Isn’t that the reason Hemlock needs Myth INC to help her with taxes/finances? … Continue reading

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Unix seconds

At Unix time 1408160338 (seconds since 1 Jan 1970 0000 GMT), it will be 2014-08-16 03:38:58 GMT. In other words, 1408160338 will match the two-digit year, month, day, hour, and minute in that order. If you’re rounding, it will be … Continue reading

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