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Re: The Animated Gif (and Webm and MP4s and Gif) Galore: Revival thread!
« Reply #615 on: December 03, 2016, 10:19:49 PM »


What the hell am I looking at here? I love it, but I can't figure out how many dimensions are supposed to be represented.
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Re: The Animated Gif (and Webm and MP4s and Gif) Galore: Revival thread!
« Reply #616 on: December 03, 2016, 10:24:51 PM »


What the hell am I looking at here? I love it, but I can't figure out how many dimensions are supposed to be represented.

A googolplexagon!

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Re: The Animated Gif (and Webm and MP4s and Gif) Galore: Revival thread!
« Reply #617 on: December 03, 2016, 10:50:38 PM »


What the hell am I looking at here? I love it, but I can't figure out how many dimensions are supposed to be represented.

A googolplexagon!


I looked that up here:

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A googolplexagon is a polygon with googolplex sides, it is the largest finite number of sides measured on a polygon, and if drawn to 1e+27 times the radius of the observable universe, it would differ from a circle by 1 googol of a Planck length.

Then I looked up Platonic solids because I have a (false) memory of there being a sixth one discovered in the 80s or 90s.

That lead me to this:



I already watch his videos - as does my 6 year old daughter! - so I was thrillied to find something canonical.

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Re: The Animated Gif (and Webm and MP4s and Gif) Galore: Revival thread!
« Reply #618 on: December 04, 2016, 07:17:10 AM »


What the hell am I looking at here? I love it, but I can't figure out how many dimensions are supposed to be represented.

A googolplexagon!


I looked that up here:

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A googolplexagon is a polygon with googolplex sides, it is the largest finite number of sides measured on a polygon, and if drawn to 1e+27 times the radius of the observable universe, it would differ from a circle by 1 googol of a Planck length.

Then I looked up Platonic solids because I have a (false) memory of there being a sixth one discovered in the 80s or 90s.

That lead me to this:



I already watch his videos - as does my 6 year old daughter! - so I was thrillied to find something canonical.


I thought I made up the word googolplexagon.

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Re: The Animated Gif (and Webm and MP4s and Gif) Galore: Revival thread!
« Reply #619 on: December 09, 2016, 12:52:19 PM »



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Re: The Animated Gif (and Webm and MP4s and Gif) Galore: Revival thread!
« Reply #620 on: December 09, 2016, 07:29:22 PM »
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Re: The Animated Gif (and Webm and MP4s and Gif) Galore: Revival thread!
« Reply #622 on: December 15, 2016, 11:10:58 AM »
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Re: The Animated Gif (and Webm and MP4s and Gif) Galore: Revival thread!
« Reply #623 on: January 04, 2017, 06:34:48 PM »

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Re: The Animated Gif (and Webm and MP4s and Gif) Galore: Revival thread!
« Reply #624 on: January 04, 2017, 07:50:35 PM »
That guy is golfing on thin ice.
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Re: The Animated Gif (and Webm and MP4s and Gif) Galore: Revival thread!
« Reply #625 on: January 04, 2017, 08:30:46 PM »
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Re: The Animated Gif (and Webm and MP4s and Gif) Galore: Revival thread!
« Reply #626 on: January 04, 2017, 09:13:36 PM »


The GIF sits frozen.
Possibilities narrow.
Doom loads so slowly.

Silently I say
"Oh shit, he's going in the
water" and he does.
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Re: The Animated Gif (and Webm and MP4s and Gif) Galore: Revival thread!
« Reply #627 on: January 04, 2017, 09:14:22 PM »

So, um, that guy has some balls, amirite?
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Re: The Animated Gif (and Webm and MP4s and Gif) Galore: Revival thread!
« Reply #628 on: January 05, 2017, 04:47:44 AM »
So, um, that guy has some balls, amirite?

I dunno, but I'm pretty sure that No.42 could tell you.

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Re: The Animated Gif (and Webm and MP4s and Gif) Galore: Revival thread!
« Reply #629 on: January 05, 2017, 02:07:11 PM »
2-fer Thursday:





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