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'''Thom Barlow''' is a British speedcuber from Manchester, United Kingdom. He is the inventor of the [[K4]] method, a non-reduction 4x4 speedsolving method. Thom is a co-host of the [[CubeCast Podcast]].
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'''Thom Barlow'''
 
 
Thom averages sub-11 with his main method, [[Roux]]. Additionally, he is known for his wide speedcubing knowledge, having done sub-20 singles using 20 different methods.
 
 
 
Thom is active under the username Kirjava (or simply "kir") on the [[Speedsolving Forums]]. At the same time that he contributes frequently to speedcubing theory in such threads as Random Cubing Discussion, he is well known for his snide/immature/off-the-wall/insulting/sarcastic posts. For these stunts he is hated by some and adored by as many others. He has a seven-page-long infraction list.
 
 
 
Thom is a member of [[Team Sharp|Team #]].
 
  
 
== Sample quotations ==
 
== Sample quotations ==
 
* "[X|Y|Z] = XYX'ZY'Z'
 
* "[X|Y|Z] = XYX'ZY'Z'
 
Used to use this for generating intuitive 5 cycles." [http://www.speedsolving.com/forum/showthread.php?22862-Random-Cubing-Discussion&p=561928#post561928] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y3fGelHdkXo
 
* "I've always been arrogant. I can't help but insult the verbal diarrhea you're inflicting on me." [http://www.speedsolving.com/forum/showthread.php?28763-Which-one-is-faster-ZZ-or-CFOP&p=562141#post562141]
 
* "it's stupid ou take teh case and smash the stack
 
 
all you have to make is the slice ollowing not smooth the n it flows now and bad
 
 
no problem with the solving balls" [http://www.speedsolving.com/forum/showthread.php?28795-Rubik-s-360-in-Competition&p=563983&viewfull=1#post563983]
 
* "This isn't trying to appeal to people who can't XYX'Y' in the first place." [http://www.speedsolving.com/forum/showthread.php?28789-New-notation-idea.&p=566263#post566263]
 
* "I think you should leave." [http://www.speedsolving.com/forum/showthread.php?22616-CubeCast-Episode-19-Ville-Sepp%E4nen.-Didn-t-say-spoop-in-the-show.&p=574553#post574553]
 
* "not enough furries" [http://www.speedsolving.com/forum/showthread.php?29414-May-21st-O&p=578003#post578003]
 
* "A good start would be to work out how to find webpages that contain information on CLL." [http://www.speedsolving.com/forum/showthread.php?29691-CLL-HELP&p=585111#post585111]
 
* "I just read my post back. Sometimes this forum makes me feel like a goddamn babysitter." [http://www.speedsolving.com/forum/showthread.php?29787-What-s-the-diference(LL-Petrus)&p=587579&viewfull=1#post587579]
 
* "Study that page like it's boobs." [http://www.speedsolving.com/forum/showthread.php?8710-The-one-answer-question-thread&p=642366&viewfull=1#post642366]
 
 
From the [[Sebastián Pino Castillo]] incident:
 
* "Kirjava: Why? I like cum [smiley]" [http://www.speedsolving.com/forum/showthread.php?29717-Sebasti%E1n-Pino-Castillo-Clock-WRs-Invalid&p=587673&viewfull=1#post587673]
 
* "Kirjava: Le puedo mostrar fotos de mi verga si te gusta <3" [http://www.speedsolving.com/forum/showthread.php?29717-Sebasti%E1n-Pino-Castillo-Clock-WRs-Invalid&p=587673&viewfull=1#post587673]
 
* "oh god I'm a slut" [http://www.speedsolving.com/forum/showthread.php?29717-Sebasti%E1n-Pino-Castillo-Clock-WRs-Invalid&p=587675&viewfull=1#post587675]
 
  
 
== See also ==
 
== See also ==

Revision as of 16:20, 7 December 2019

Thom Barlow
ThomBarlow.jpg
Thom Barlow
Background Information
Alias(es): Kirjava, Kir, snkenjoi
Country: United Kingdom
Born:
Occupation(s):
Years Active: 2004-present
WCA ID: 2006BARL01
Claim to Fame: K4, FreeFOP

Thom Barlow

Sample quotations

  • "[X|Y|Z] = XYX'ZY'Z'

See also

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