#1 12-10-11 18:00

gasmoney
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Some tricky definitions

according to the source code for the nexus00 homepage (or however you call it)

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It was a bright cold day in April, and the clocks were striking eight.

Next, noumenon of my nightmares, fire of my wall.

I am an invisible thing.

eXchange was spiteful.

The sky above the north tower was the color of a reticle, projected onto a dead world.

I am a sick man . . . I am a derivative man.

It will be like so, but won’t be.

Call me JP.

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1. noumenon: An object knowable only by the mind or intellect, not by the senses; spec. (in Kantian philosophy) an object of purely intellectual intuition, devoid of all phenomenal attributes. (OED)
2. reticle: A structure resembling a net; a grid, a network. A grid or other pattern of fine threads, wires, lines, etc., in the focal plane or eyepiece of a telescope or other optical instrument in order to facilitate positioning, aiming, and measurement. Also called reticule. Cf. graticule n. 2. (OED)

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