History WebComic / XKCD

13th Dec '17 5:00:43 PM nombretomado
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* AuthorFilibuster: Quite a few on {{DRM}}, for example [[http://xkcd.com/488/ here.]] Eventually {{lampshaded}} [[http://xkcd.com/511/ here]] and [[http://xkcd.com/546/ here.]] [[http://xkcd.com/14/ This one]] provides a similar counterpoint, though it's not exactly a lampshade.

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* AuthorFilibuster: Quite a few on {{DRM}}, UsefulNotes/{{DRM}}, for example [[http://xkcd.com/488/ here.]] Eventually {{lampshaded}} [[http://xkcd.com/511/ here]] and [[http://xkcd.com/546/ here.]] [[http://xkcd.com/14/ This one]] provides a similar counterpoint, though it's not exactly a lampshade.



** While all those are often partially tongue in cheek, {{DRM}} [[http://xkcd.com/86/ gets searing loads of venom.]]

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** While all those are often partially tongue in cheek, {{DRM}} UsefulNotes/{{DRM}} [[http://xkcd.com/86/ gets searing loads of venom.]]
10th Dec '17 6:24:47 PM DustSnitch
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* ClickbaitGag:
** [[https://xkcd.com/1307/ Buzzfeed Christmas]] reimagines "12 Days of Christmas" as "12 Thing I ''Actually Got'' for Christmas":
--->''"12 best drummers of ''all time''.''
--->''11 pipers whose jaw-droppingly good piping will make you cry.''
--->''You won't ''believe'' what these 10 lords leap over."''
** [[https://xkcd.com/1283/ This strip]] reimagines twentieth-century headlines if they were written to get the most clicks in the internet era, resulting in suck classics as "[[BlackComedy Most Embarrassing Reactions To The Stock Market Crash [gifs]]]."
8th Dec '17 11:23:25 AM tiger64guy
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* ReallyGetsAround: Touched on [[http://xkcd.com/507/ here.]

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* ReallyGetsAround: Touched on [[http://xkcd.com/507/ here.]]]
7th Nov '17 7:45:00 PM Yuihime
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** [[https://www.xkcd.com/705/ Heroics?]] No, just a [[TheDeterminator sysadmin]] mad that the terrorists cut his connection.
30th Oct '17 4:23:02 PM PaulA
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* SuspiciouslySpecificDenial: In the [[https://xkcd.com/1900/ Jet Lag]] strip, the character is having trouble staying awake because of jet lag. That's what it is. He definitely didn't spend half the night reading Wikipedia.
1st Oct '17 12:20:10 AM Piterpicher
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* SpecialEditionTitle: On October 26, 2009, the site was temporarily redesigned in a {{retraux}} [[TheNineties early 90's]] style in dubious honor of the end of Website/Geocities. [[http://img218.imageshack.us/img218/8049/xkcdredesign.png Complete with broken HTML!]]

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* SpecialEditionTitle: On October 26, 2009, the site was temporarily redesigned in a {{retraux}} [[TheNineties early 90's]] style in dubious honor of the end of Website/Geocities.Website/GeoCities. [[http://img218.imageshack.us/img218/8049/xkcdredesign.png Complete with broken HTML!]]
1st Oct '17 12:19:55 AM Piterpicher
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* SpecialEditionTitle: On October 26, 2009, the site was temporarily redesigned in a {{retraux}} [[TheNineties early 90's]] style in dubious honor of the end of {{Geocities}}. [[http://img218.imageshack.us/img218/8049/xkcdredesign.png Complete with broken HTML!]]

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* SpecialEditionTitle: On October 26, 2009, the site was temporarily redesigned in a {{retraux}} [[TheNineties early 90's]] style in dubious honor of the end of {{Geocities}}.Website/Geocities. [[http://img218.imageshack.us/img218/8049/xkcdredesign.png Complete with broken HTML!]]
30th Sep '17 2:04:19 PM josedanielsteller
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> Describe ''xkcd'' here

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> Describe [[{{UsefulNotes/UNIX}} troper@tvtropes:/$]] describe ''xkcd'' here



> [[{{UsefulNotes/UNIX}} sudo]] Describe ''xkcd'' here

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> [[{{UsefulNotes/UNIX}} sudo]] Describe troper@tvtropes:/$ sudo describe ''xkcd'' here
18th Sep '17 9:15:33 AM TheWildWestPyro
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* OlderIsBetter: [[https://xkcd.com/1891/ This comic]] shows that older technology is still very useful, and can't be completely replaced by every new technology.
17th Sep '17 11:47:52 AM nombretomado
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** Earlier than that, we have [[http://xkcd.com/446/ "In Popular Culture"]]. It's very subtle, but take a look at the works listed as examples. [[TropeOverdosed Any of them look familiar?]] This also [[ParodiedTrope parodies]] PeopleSitOnChairs, showing Wiki/TheOtherWiki featuring various works containing wood with no narrative purpose.

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** Earlier than that, we have [[http://xkcd.com/446/ "In Popular Culture"]]. It's very subtle, but take a look at the works listed as examples. [[TropeOverdosed Any of them look familiar?]] This also [[ParodiedTrope parodies]] PeopleSitOnChairs, Administrivia/PeopleSitOnChairs, showing Wiki/TheOtherWiki featuring various works containing wood with no narrative purpose.
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