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Twenty-Four/Seven/WoT 365

Post by Marilink » Thu Feb 01, 2018 7:29 am

And one-fourth, if you wanna get technical.

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Re: Twenty-Four/Seven/WoT 365

Post by Valigarmander » Thu Feb 01, 2018 7:32 am

If you want to get really technical, it's closer to .2425. On average.

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Post by Marilink » Thu Feb 01, 2018 7:56 am

Which is why we have the Leap Second every now and again, right?

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Post by The Amazing Tazy Ten » Thu Feb 01, 2018 8:31 am

What?

Okay.

Edit: Oh, you mean Leap Day! I get it now!

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Post by I REALLY HATE POKEMON! » Thu Feb 01, 2018 9:04 am

The idea of Leap Year birthdays always intrigue me for some reason.

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Post by Marilink » Thu Feb 01, 2018 9:05 am

^^ every so often we also have a Leap Second as well.

^My niece was born on February 29, actually. We always make fun of her and say that she’s only 3 years old

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Post by MeowMan » Thu Feb 01, 2018 10:51 am

it took me awhile to understand that title

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Re: Twenty-Four/Seven/WoT 365

Post by DarkZero » Thu Feb 01, 2018 4:23 pm

i always hated the expression 24/7/365. why would you progress from hours in a day/days in a week/days in a year? that's not how the sequential evolution of that concept works

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Re: Twenty-Four/Seven/WoT 365

Post by X-3 » Thu Feb 01, 2018 5:16 pm

Lookie what I found today.

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Post by Marilink » Thu Feb 01, 2018 5:25 pm

DarkZero wrote:
Thu Feb 01, 2018 4:23 pm
i always hated the expression 24/7/365. why would you progress from hours in a day/days in a week/days in a year? that's not how the sequential evolution of that concept works
I think it’s because “52 weeks a year” doesn’t have nearly as good of a ring to it, and 52 on its own doesn’t communicate the concept of a year nearly as well as 365.

And because idioms are inherently silly

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Re: Twenty-Four/Seven/WoT 365

Post by DarkZero » Thu Feb 01, 2018 5:52 pm

but its duuuuuuuuumb

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Re: Twenty-Four/Seven/WoT 365

Post by I REALLY HATE POKEMON! » Thu Feb 01, 2018 5:58 pm

Gotta start with seconds and minutes too, don't forget those.

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Post by Heroine of the Dragon » Thu Feb 01, 2018 6:52 pm

Welcome to Misc, Wot24/7/365 :p *leaves a giant pile of marshmallows to jump in*

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Re: Twenty-Four/Seven/WoT 365

Post by Calamity Panfan » Thu Feb 01, 2018 7:09 pm

X-3 wrote:
Thu Feb 01, 2018 5:16 pm
Lookie what I found today.

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No points for guessing what's off about it.
congratulations on evolving into x-4

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Re: Twenty-Four/Seven/WoT 365

Post by MeowMan » Thu Feb 01, 2018 7:23 pm

isnt that korean

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Re: Twenty-Four/Seven/WoT 365

Post by smol Kat » Thu Feb 01, 2018 8:30 pm

the Win OSes aren't supposed to have those apostrophes before the year o.O

...right?? has it been that long?

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Post by The Amazing Tazy Ten » Thu Feb 01, 2018 10:32 pm

All the art on that CD is from X5, which includes Mattrex sneaking up on Zero.

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Post by ScottyMcGee » Fri Feb 02, 2018 6:43 pm

I just returned from an impromptu trip to Toys R' Us. I like to go there once and a while just to browse and unwind.

I then found a SNES Classic.

It was just standing there on the shelf. I blinked a couple times to make sure it wasn't a mirage. I double-checked with an employee and he was like "Yeah, this is the last one."

I ran out of there like I had just pulled off a heist after buying it.

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Re: Twenty-Four/Seven/WoT 365

Post by X-3 » Fri Feb 02, 2018 6:48 pm

Wow, that's great. When do you think you'll be able to send it to me? :)

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Post by ScottyMcGee » Fri Feb 02, 2018 6:51 pm

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