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by tychoaussie
Thu Nov 21, 2019 9:27 am
Forum: Not the Comic
Topic: Fursuits: do you own one?
Replies: 757
Views: 370956

Re: Fursuits: do you own one?

Sleet wrote:I'd love a fursuit but it's just not financially viable at this point. Maybe when I graduate medical school.
A quote from page one, from March of 2012.
Sleet, did you ever graduate from medical school, and did you ever get that fursuit?
by tychoaussie
Thu Nov 21, 2019 9:22 am
Forum: Not the Comic
Topic: Fursuits: do you own one?
Replies: 757
Views: 370956

Re: Fursuits: do you own one?

That’s a sweet picture. It is … and your friend is a charmer. Where was the picture taken, if you don't mind telling us? It's a sharp little composition! It was taken in late August at the Lansing ballon festival, in Lansing Michigan. We've been featured as freelance mascot entertainers since it's ...
by tychoaussie
Mon Nov 04, 2019 9:10 am
Forum: Announcements & Feedback
Topic: They Changed It And Now It Sucks - The Site Died Edition
Replies: 41
Views: 356007

Re: They Changed It And Now It Sucks - The Site Died Edition

Happy Birthday, Dissention!
The server relocation seems to be working fine now :)
No long term harm done, and sorry to hear that you missed the 11th anniversary. It's been eleven years already?

just wow
by tychoaussie
Mon Nov 04, 2019 8:50 am
Forum: The Comic
Topic: Would you transform into an animal?
Replies: 149
Views: 58356

Re: Would you transform into an animal?

As someone else said, that's only one way of writing it. And only citing a story you yourself wrote as evidence for your point isn't necessarily the best way to bring others around to your opinion. Of course, it's as good a reason as any other to hold that opinion yourself. 'Cause both the story an...
by tychoaussie
Mon Nov 04, 2019 8:44 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2019/11/04 - Repetition
Replies: 115
Views: 26657

Re: 2019/11/04 - Repetition

It is just me, or does Lois look buffed up, with some muscle underneath all that Lynx fur?
by tychoaussie
Tue Oct 22, 2019 9:10 pm
Forum: Not the Comic
Topic: Fursuits: do you own one?
Replies: 757
Views: 370956

Re: Fursuits: do you own one?

Oh wow that is very adorable! I like it! That is him in the suit right? I'm sorry, Yes! That's him! This was in August at the greater Lansing balloon festival. We have a group of a couple dozen freelance Mascots now, and we all volunteer to help with events in making a whimsical splash at the event...
by tychoaussie
Tue Oct 22, 2019 10:12 am
Forum: Not the Comic
Topic: Fursuits: do you own one?
Replies: 757
Views: 370956

Re: Fursuits: do you own one?

I kind of want to know what his son's fursuit is. We share Aethon, who is a steam-punky, greek-themed dutch angel dragon. Aethon is an old battle dragon from the days of the Trojan wars against the city of Troy. Ridden into battle by Ares, the greek god of chaos and war, Aethon was stolen by Ares f...
by tychoaussie
Mon Oct 21, 2019 8:39 am
Forum: Not the Comic
Topic: Fursuits: do you own one?
Replies: 757
Views: 370956

Re: Fursuits: do you own one?

Hey!
I'm still around. Now my 19 year old son is fursuiting with me and we travel to various charity events together. Two fursuits can fit into a Corvette if you are careful! Four, if you wear two of them on the way there.
by tychoaussie
Fri Oct 04, 2019 8:32 am
Forum: The Comic
Topic: Would you transform into an animal?
Replies: 149
Views: 58356

Re: Would you transform into an animal?

I did a deep dive into TF by writing a couple of books once. One in particular had to do with genetic reconstruction of ancient species; In this case, an Archaeopteryx. The bulk of the story had to do with how the main character, with the mind of a human, dealt with being in the body of an oversized...
by tychoaussie
Wed Oct 24, 2018 7:32 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/10/24 - Take This Object
Replies: 47
Views: 8327

Re: 2018/10/24 - Take This Object

I fear Grape and Peanut are about to get Jumanjiied ....
by tychoaussie
Mon Dec 11, 2017 8:39 am
Forum: Not the Comic
Topic: Fursuits: do you own one?
Replies: 757
Views: 370956

Re: Fursuits: do you own one?

Hey Sleet!

Guess what?

...I have a new fursuit!

Image
by tychoaussie
Mon Dec 11, 2017 8:36 am
Forum: Not the Comic
Topic: Fursuits: do you own one?
Replies: 757
Views: 370956

Re: Fursuits: do you own one?

Not me but, I gotta tell you, these adventures are fascinating as well as all the considerations and complications involved in fursuiting. Regards. Thanks! It isnt always the easiest thing, traveling overseas with a fursuit. You really have to learn how to pack it tight, and the weight restrictions...
by tychoaussie
Fri Oct 13, 2017 8:56 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2017/10/13 - Fan Theory
Replies: 29
Views: 10489

Re: 2017/10/13 - Fan Theory

Res can rest easy; He'll find his muse amusing in the maze most amazing. A celestial circus of literary hyperbole. Mayhem may ensue as a book idea comes through.
by tychoaussie
Fri Oct 13, 2017 8:29 am
Forum: Not the Comic
Topic: Fursuits: do you own one?
Replies: 757
Views: 370956

Re: Fursuits: do you own one?

Bishkek, KG Selfie from a couple months ago in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan:

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by tychoaussie
Fri Sep 15, 2017 1:51 pm
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2017/09/15 - Gnawing Suspicion
Replies: 26
Views: 7033

Re: 2017/09/15 - Gnawing Suspicion

Could it be that the answer is just four short hop, skip and jumps away?

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[edit] :facepaw: I see MX682XM already beat me to it. That's what I get for not hitting the "send" button for eight hours while working on other stuff. [/edit]
by tychoaussie
Fri Jan 13, 2017 9:14 am
Forum: Not the Comic
Topic: Fursuits: do you own one?
Replies: 757
Views: 370956

Re: Fursuits: do you own one?

Tycho sure looks different while not on your head :P (I had no idea you had another suit) Yeah, but actually that character isn't mine anymore, it belongs to my youngest son. It's something I got in order to let other people who aren't part of the fandom a chance to experience wearing a fursuit par...
by tychoaussie
Thu Jan 12, 2017 5:03 pm
Forum: Not the Comic
Topic: Announcements of leave and return
Replies: 3171
Views: 828698

Re: Announcements of leave and return

I've been gone for a while. Now I am back in the office every day near a computer. So I get to log in every once and a while. So ...Hello!
by tychoaussie
Thu Jan 12, 2017 5:01 pm
Forum: Not the Comic
Topic: Fursuits: do you own one?
Replies: 757
Views: 370956

Re: Fursuits: do you own one?

Hey, would you look at that!
That was a nice vacation. I had a lot of fun in Pittsburgh, and haven't slowed down ever since.
Here's what I look like when carrying my stuff.
by tychoaussie
Fri Dec 09, 2016 12:04 pm
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2016/12/09 - Practical Joke
Replies: 40
Views: 11834

Re: 2016/12/09 - Practical Joke

>bonk<, not >Thwack<. It's a crystal. Nice, rigid, heavy. Like a cast iron skillet. >Thwack< is the sound of a stick. >Bonk< is the sound of a skillet.

It shoulda been >bonk<!
by tychoaussie
Mon Jan 04, 2016 9:12 pm
Forum: Not the Comic
Topic: Your Current Avatar
Replies: 471
Views: 240132

Re: Your Current Avatar

Mine probably needs no explanation.
by tychoaussie
Tue Nov 24, 2015 8:45 am
Forum: Not the Comic
Topic: Fursuits: do you own one?
Replies: 757
Views: 370956

Re: Fursuits: do you own one?

Fursuiting in Sacramento, CA with the artist who made my fursuit: The master of Beastcub Creations, Lilleah West! This occurred on Friday afternoon, November 20th. https://scontent-lga3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xpf1/t31.0-8/12265918_488594281312581_1796630900546763404_o.jpg https://scontent-lga3-1.xx....
by tychoaussie
Sat Nov 14, 2015 3:18 pm
Forum: Not the Comic
Topic: This day in Space History
Replies: 169
Views: 82301

Re: This day in Space History

I really like these days in space histories you do!

Today I saw the ISS fly over my house at 6:30 AM. However my repeated calls on 144.490 Mhz went unanswered by the ISS crew.
by tychoaussie
Wed Nov 11, 2015 3:17 pm
Forum: Not the Comic
Topic: Fursuits: do you own one?
Replies: 757
Views: 370956

Re: Fursuits: do you own one?

NASA asked JPL to think up some ways to make their Hyperboard exhibit more exciting, so they added a fursuiting scientist!

Image

(Have I published this one on this page before?)
Taken at the AGU fall meeting, December, 2013 in San Francisco.
by tychoaussie
Mon Nov 09, 2015 5:19 pm
Forum: Not the Comic
Topic: Fursuits: do you own one?
Replies: 757
Views: 370956

Re: Fursuits: do you own one?

Is it possible you forgot a few places? It seems like you were in a lot more places than those. Well, I am still a local dog - I've been to dozens of places in mid-Michigan, dozens of times in some cases. However its the big trips people seem to remember, and around here, many times I don't even ge...
by tychoaussie
Sat Nov 07, 2015 4:34 pm
Forum: Not the Comic
Topic: Fursuits: do you own one?
Replies: 757
Views: 370956

Re: Fursuits: do you own one?

You should make an album with a map of all the locations you've taken your fursuit with pictures from each one! That's not a bad idea. Let's see: All over the place in Ingham county, MI Chicago, IL Grand Rapids, MI Novi, MI San Francisco, CA Yerevan, Armenia Aghveran, Armenia Orlando, FL Pittsburgh...
by tychoaussie
Fri Nov 06, 2015 4:02 pm
Forum: Not the Comic
Topic: Fursuits: do you own one?
Replies: 757
Views: 370956

Re: Fursuits: do you own one?

In other news, on Nov 20th I will be in Sacramento California area with my fursuit.
by tychoaussie
Fri Nov 06, 2015 4:00 pm
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2015/11/06 - Whoops
Replies: 47
Views: 9713

Re: 2015/11/06 - Whoops

Oh, Argent!!

I am seriously ROTFL here at work! Such a Schwiiiing!!
by tychoaussie
Wed Nov 04, 2015 11:21 pm
Forum: Not the Comic
Topic: Fursuits: do you own one?
Replies: 757
Views: 370956

Re: Fursuits: do you own one?

How about an image from the streets of Istanbul, Turkey? Isn't that more interesting than a burned up harness? https://scontent.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xtl1/v/t1.0-9/12072591_477524369086239_2457475495178899094_n.jpg?oh=482ae49d3f5648eb8f0b2faaa426bc66&oe=56CC6AF5 http://img11.deviantart.net/fcca/i/201...
by tychoaussie
Mon Nov 02, 2015 8:37 am
Forum: Not the Comic
Topic: Fursuits: do you own one?
Replies: 757
Views: 370956

Re: Fursuits: do you own one?

I still wanna know if his skin got burned at all. I got the smoking harness out of the fursuit in time, but I had a brown (now yellowish) burn mark on the underarmor I was wearing, and another one on the inside of the fursuit, but it's faded after several washings. I, myself, didn't get burned. Som...
by tychoaussie
Fri Oct 30, 2015 10:08 pm
Forum: Not the Comic
Topic: Fursuits: do you own one?
Replies: 757
Views: 370956

Re: Fursuits: do you own one?

Amazee Dayzee wrote:Did you get any lasting damage when the fan burned out and caught fire?
There was a yellow burn mark on the inside of the fursuit where the wire smouldered, but most of it has since washed out over time. No damage to the fabric, luckily.
by tychoaussie
Fri Oct 30, 2015 11:48 am
Forum: Not the Comic
Topic: Fursuits: do you own one?
Replies: 757
Views: 370956

Re: Fursuits: do you own one?

I would hope he's the only one who wears his suit. It'd just be creepy if his fans got into it. :| :P :oops: :roll: :lol: True story: Design iteration # 1, when I first upgraded to 12 volts, I put on the suit to go fursuiting in Union Square at downtown San Francisco, across from Macy's department ...
by tychoaussie
Thu Oct 29, 2015 9:16 pm
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2015/10/28 - Bulk Catsup
Replies: 80
Views: 18348

Re: 2015/10/28 - Bulk Catsup

MrNeonShot wrote:Dang, those muscles, though!
Is it odd that I'm actually growing to like the hat?
I like the hat.
Although at first glance, it looked kind of like one of those plastic scoops that you use for filling a bird feeder.
by tychoaussie
Thu Oct 29, 2015 9:10 pm
Forum: Not the Comic
Topic: Fursuits: do you own one?
Replies: 757
Views: 370956

Re: Fursuits: do you own one?

Regarding cooling fans: I noticed that when I first received my fursuit, the cooling fan didn't work very well. I eventually redesigned the whole system, and upgraded to 12V fans. Additionally, I too, discovered that the fans recirculated my breath, and they lived a short life before shorting out fr...
by tychoaussie
Wed Oct 28, 2015 7:14 am
Forum: Fan Projects
Topic: Another bit of fanart
Replies: 6820
Views: 1735545

Re: Another bit of fanart

I should look around the forums a lot more than I do. The last few bits of art were really neat!
by tychoaussie
Wed Oct 28, 2015 7:10 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2015/10/28 - Bulk Catsup
Replies: 80
Views: 18348

Re: 2015/10/28 - Bulk Catsup

The Buff bluff has been called, and the queen is in check... So what's Grape's next move in this game?
by tychoaussie
Tue Oct 27, 2015 2:37 pm
Forum: Not the Comic
Topic: Fursuits: do you own one?
Replies: 757
Views: 370956

Re: Fursuits: do you own one?

Okay, Amazee... This one does make me look like the size of a stuffed animal toy for a child from the Twilight Zone... but I like the eery sense of realism! How about I replace it with one that's less ...creepy then? Then again, it is, after all, Halloween season... Maybe I should just leave it & si...
by tychoaussie
Mon Oct 26, 2015 9:24 pm
Forum: The Dead Thread Bed
Topic: My Leaving For a While
Replies: 25
Views: 16423

Re: My Leaving For a While

Remember Jeff, BASIC training is designed to test you, not break you! So remember it's a details game, and you'll make it just fine. Cheers, and I wish you all the best for the next two months! We'll keep praying for you - Be sure to store up those stories so that you can tell us all about it when y...
by tychoaussie
Mon Oct 26, 2015 6:47 am
Forum: Not the Comic
Topic: Fursuits: do you own one?
Replies: 757
Views: 370956

Re: Fursuits: do you own one?

My photograph for this week, taken again, in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan where we found some amazing street art. Bishkek Kyrgyzstan is near the northwestern edge of the Himalaya mountain chain, a few hundred miles from the western edge of China. https://cdn.weasyl.com/static/media/0e/45/a7/0e45a77cf7ceb31d7...
by tychoaussie
Mon Oct 26, 2015 6:35 am
Forum: Announcements & Feedback
Topic: How do I change my password?
Replies: 2
Views: 5322

How do I change my password?

I don't want to reset my password; I already did that. Now it's some random number that I will NEVER remember. I want to change my password to something that I can remember. Only, I looked all over the user profile page and can't find it anywhere!

So, how do I change the bloody password??
by tychoaussie
Thu Oct 22, 2015 1:46 pm
Forum: Not the Comic
Topic: What Are You Doing Today?
Replies: 3087
Views: 548887

Re: What Are You Doing Today?

I just bought tickets for my next conference. Now I am typing on the computer when I should be typing on my thesis. I think I'm going to take a word break and go fix one of my seismometers and get it running. Then I can go back to typing on my thesis.