212: Brain

Explain xkcd: It's 'cause you're dumb.
Revision as of 14:32, 28 January 2013 by Davidy22 (Talk | contribs)

Jump to: navigation, search
Brain
The rest is fear of raptors.
Title text: The rest is fear of raptors.

Explanation

Growing up, many children (especially boys) grow a fascination with tree houses. Tree houses are a child's own special place to do stuff away from their parents, have some autonomy, perhaps form a club.

The obsession with tree houses usually fades once a child reaches his teenage years, but of course some of us never grow up.

The title text makes reference to the regular xkcd joke about how terrifying Velociraptors from the movie Jurassic Park are.

Transcript

[Picture of Brain. Line points at a highlighted point]
Section that is devoted, no matter where I go in life, to planning the ultimate tree house*.
  • Oh man, it would be like Swiss Family Robinson, but with multiple trees connected by... hey come up to my room and see the blueprints!
comment.png add a comment!

Discussion

I wonder if the brain is colored blue because it contains the 'blue'print for the tree house. Biohazard (talk) 12:51, 3 August 2013 (UTC)
Personal tools
Namespaces

Variants
Actions
Navigation
Tools

It seems you are using noscript, which is stopping our project wonderful ads from working. Explain xkcd uses ads to pay for bandwidth, and we manually approve all our advertisers, and our ads are restricted to unobtrusive images and slow animated GIFs. If you found this site helpful, please consider whitelisting us.

Want to advertise with us, or donate to us with Paypal or Bitcoin?