The Weird Wide Web – Part 7

2015/01/15

Do you ever get annoyed by people who add “LOL” to the end of their messages regardless of whether or not what they’ve written is actually funny?

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Today’s failure to communicate has been texted to you by Amagi Brilliant Park (甘城ブリリアントパーク/Amagi Buririanto Paaku) – Episode 5: Not Enough Money! (お金が足りない!/Okane ga Tarinai!).

Ahead of the Fashion Curve

2015/01/11

Thanks to Back to the Future: Part II (1989), 2015 will be the year that I finally understand fashion trends.

WHOOP

Now to bet my life savings on the Chicago Cubs winning the World Series.

Channeling MacGyver – Part 2

2015/01/07

Humanity will rue the day when Mother Nature decides to fight dirty.

Well, someone's clearly been reading "The Anarchist Cookbook".

Necessity is one bad mother of invention. :P

This page from The Anarchist Cookbook has been brought to you by Amagi Brilliant Park (甘城ブリリアントパーク/Amagi Buririanto Paaku) – Episode 5: Not Enough Money! (お金が足りない!/Okane ga Tarinai!).

The Year of the Microwave Scare

2015/01/03

There are dark days ahead for the DC Universe that have nothing to do with the New 52.

I hate time travellers sometimes.

I hate time travellers sometimes.

This dire warning of things to come courtesy of The Flash #112 (April 1996) by Mark Waid, Anthony Castrillo, and Hanibal Rodriguez.

UPDATE (2015.01.03): No comment. I think these images speak for themselves. :)

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Engineering Failures – Part 1

2014/12/30

Unless you’re building a robot to, I don’t know, test motion sickness on amusement park rides, I’m really not too sure why you’d do this either…

I think a better question would be why he programmed your robot dog for nausea too. o_O

I think a better question would be why he programmed your robot dog for nausea too. o_O

Today’s example of questionable coding has been brought to you by Mega Man #43 (January 2015) by Ian Flynn, Powree, and Gary Martin.

And so another year of blogging draws to a close on The Raging Fanboy. A big thank you to all my subscribers, both old and new, for continuing to visit. Please feel free to spread the word and encourage others to visit my little corner of the Internet, as it would be a nice surprise for my blog to experience an increase in traffic for the first time since 2012 by the end of next year. :(

See you all in 2015! :)

Boss, Interrupted

2014/12/26

Hey, villains have to do something to pass the time while waiting for the hero to reach their lair.

There's probably a good reason why "passive-aggressive needlework" isn't a popular form of stress relief.

There’s probably a good reason why “passive-aggressive needlework” isn’t a popular form of therapy or stress relief.

This glimpse into evil hobbies has been brought to you by Mega Man #43 (January 2015) by Ian Flynn, Powree, and Gary Martin.

Christmas Overdrive

2014/12/22

If you think the anticipation and anxiety that regular people experience during the holiday season is bad, imagine having to go through it while possessing the power of super-speed.

Some needs to reduce their caffeine and/or sugar intake. :P

Some needs to reduce their caffeine and/or sugar intake. :P

This year’s Christmas jitters have been brought to you by Flash #73 (February 1993) by Mark Waid, Greg LaRoque, and Roy Richardson.

Gastronomical Anomalies – Part 2

2014/12/18

There’re no incorrect ways to consume food and drink, just socially questionable ones.

At least she doesn't have to worry about anything getting stuck in her throat. :/

At least she doesn’t have to worry about anything getting stuck in her throat. :/

This guide to dullahan table manners comes to you courtesy of Daily Life With Monster Girls (モンスター娘のいる日常/Monsutaa Musume no Iru Nichijou) – Volume 5 (March 13, 2014) by Okayado.

Gastronomical Anomalies – Part 1

2014/12/14

Just because someone looks like they’re into exotic cuisine, doesn’t mean that they actually are.

Well, he certainly eats like an American even if he doesn't look much like one. :)

Well, he certainly eats like an American even if he doesn’t look much like one. :)

This bit of food-related teasing has been brought to you by Mercy Sparx #6 (August 2014) by Josh Blaylock and Matt Merhoff.

Comics Within Comics – Part 2

2014/12/10

Fangirls comes in all shapes. And sizes. And species.

Well, at least she has the basics of human interaction nailed down.

Well, at least she has the basics of human interaction nailed down.

Today’s run-in comes to you courtesy of Daily Life With Monster Girls (モンスター娘のいる日常/Monsutaa Musume no Iru Nichijou) – Volume 1 (September 13, 2012) by Okayado.


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