my mind begins to hum...

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Re: my mind begins to hum...

Postby Ugly Dougly » Thu Jul 05, 2012 9:06 am

The essence of haiku is "cutting" (kiru). This is often represented by the juxtaposition of two images or ideas and a kireji ("cutting word") between them, a kind of verbal punctuation mark which signals the moment of separation and colours the manner in which the juxtaposed elements are related.

古池や蛙飛込む水の音

ふるいけやかわずとびこむみずのおと

furuike ya kawazu tobikomu mizu no oto

fu-ru-i-ke ya
ka-wa-zu to-bi-ko-mu
mi-zu no o-to

old pond . . .
a frog leaps in
water’s sound
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Re: my mind begins to hum...

Postby catinthefunnyhat » Thu Jul 05, 2012 9:09 am

I like the "underground shuttle to Los Alamos." Reads like a punch line, somehow. (Not dissing Los Alamos; I've never been there and know nothing about the place. And I'm sure there's a reason why it has to be that city. It's just somehow... oddly specific in this context, or something).
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Re: my mind begins to hum...

Postby Ugly Dougly » Thu Jul 05, 2012 10:36 am

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abstruse (adj.) 1590s, from M.Fr. abstrus (16c.) or directly from L. abstrusus, pp. of abstrudere "conceal," lit. "to thrust away," from ab- "away" (see ab-) + trudere "to thrust, push" (see extrusion). Related: Abstrusely; abstruseness.
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Re: my mind begins to hum...

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Re: my mind begins to hum...

Postby theCryptofishist » Thu Jul 05, 2012 10:41 am

Los Alamos is one of the nuclear laboratories where they develop nuclear weapons.
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Re: my mind begins to hum...

Postby Bob » Thu Jul 05, 2012 10:46 am

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Re: my mind begins to hum...

Postby Ugly Dougly » Thu Jul 05, 2012 10:48 am

Life is a ladder infinite-stepped, that hides its rungs from human eyes;
Planted its foot in chaos-gloom, its head soars high above the skies...

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Re: my mind begins to hum...

Postby Simon of the Playa » Thu Jul 05, 2012 10:48 am

Yo, We Getting Higgy Wit It.
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Re: my mind begins to hum...

Postby Ugly Dougly » Thu Jul 05, 2012 10:52 am

Overview: The Earth rotates at approx. 1,000 MPH. We can harness the energy from the Earth's natural rotation and this is about as sustainable, clean, and abundant source of energy as it gets.
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Re: my mind begins to hum...

Postby Simon of the Playa » Thu Jul 05, 2012 11:01 am

dougly, representatives of the Haus of Saud, Aramco, Exxon-Mobil and Con-Ed will be coming to see you soon.
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Re: my mind begins to hum...

Postby Ugly Dougly » Thu Jul 05, 2012 11:09 am

I'll prepare some tea.

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Re: my mind begins to hum...

Postby Simon of the Playa » Fri Jul 06, 2012 5:36 am

There's courage involved if you want
to become truth. There is a broken-

open place in a lover. Where are
those qualities of bravery and sharp

compassion in this group? What's the
use of old and frozen thought? I want

a howling hurt. This is not a treasury
where gold is stored; this is for copper.

We alchemists look for talent that
can heat up and change. Lukewarm

won't do. Halfhearted holding back,
well-enough getting by? Not here.
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Re: my mind begins to hum...

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Postby Simon of the Playa » Fri Jul 06, 2012 11:07 am

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Re: my mind begins to hum...

Postby Bob » Fri Jul 06, 2012 11:12 am

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Re: my mind begins to hum...

Postby Bob » Sat Jul 07, 2012 4:43 am

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Re: my mind begins to hum...

Postby Simon of the Playa » Sat Jul 07, 2012 5:49 am

fuck buddha.


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Re: my mind begins to hum...

Postby Simon of the Playa » Sat Jul 07, 2012 5:50 am

"east is east and west is west and i dont give a shit what the gooks believe"


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Re: my mind begins to hum...

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Re: my mind begins to hum...

Postby Bin Noddin » Sat Jul 07, 2012 2:02 pm

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Re: my mind begins to hum...

Postby Bob » Sat Jul 07, 2012 3:04 pm

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Re: my mind begins to hum...

Postby Bob » Sat Jul 07, 2012 3:05 pm

Amazing desert structures & stuff: http://sites.google.com/site/potatotrap/

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Re: my mind begins to hum...

Postby Simon of the Playa » Sat Jul 07, 2012 3:41 pm

if you watch the video closely you'll notice the greeks score in their own end.


typical.
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Re: my mind begins to hum...

Postby Simon of the Playa » Sun Jul 08, 2012 5:48 am

wash your RV with Meat.


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Re: my mind begins to hum...

Postby Bob » Sun Jul 08, 2012 10:56 pm

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