May 19th, 2004

userinfo senji
2004/05/19 01:29:00 - Meme from chess
Britain's national railway network and stations are owned by Network Rail. This vessel's remaining marginal power may be sufficient to then aim towards one of the simpler transfer threads. Why should we risk this relationship by killing? Diplomatic immunity. More changes will be necessary if PC keyboards are used in the future with some systems.

  1. National Rail Timetable -- Sunday 23 May to Saturday 11 December 2004

  2. Heaven's Reach -- David Brin

  3. A Hole in Space -- Larry Niven

  4. Babylon 5 Security Manual -- Jim Mortimore

  5. Risc OS 3 Style Guide -- Acorn Computers

  • Take five books off your bookshelf

  • Book #1 -- first sentence

  • Book #2 -- last sentence on page fifty

  • Book #3 -- second sentence on page one hundred

  • Book #4 -- next to the last sentence on page one hundred fifty

  • Book #5 -- final sentence of the book

  • Make the five sentences into a paragraph

Current Mood: [mood icon] sleepy

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userinfo kaet
2004/05/18 17:52:40
Okay, five books nearest to me.

Vision allows humans to perceive and understand the world surrounding them. This has already become clear by 1838, when, as a result of an epidemic in East London, the fourth annual report of the Poor Law Commissinoers included a survey of the physical causes of fever which might be prevented by sanitary measures. These they presented before the tabernacle. I would not council anyone to tread too deeply in the mire of alchemy, but the black elixir of that tradition was almost certainly essence of toad. Oh, holier then their eyes, and my shining men no more arose, as I sail out to die.

Image processing, Analysis and Machine Vision. Sonka, Hlavac and Boyle.
The coming of the Welfare State. Maurice Bruce.
Bible. NIV.
Liber Null and Psychonaut. Peter J Carroll.
Selected Poems. Dylan Thomas.

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userinfo vyvyan
2004/05/19 01:08:22
Salt is crystal compounded of Sodium and Chlorine; faceted and transparent. If by head start you mean the time required to populate a continent after the arrival of the first few pioneering colonists, that time is relatively brief: for example, less than 1,000 years to fill up even the whole New World. Ferdinand de Saussure, while still a gymnasium student, concluded from the fact that the strange ending occurred after a consonant, and -ntai after a vowel, that an -n- between consonants changed to a (the n was 'vocalic'; it is often notated as: n[with small circle underneath]). The host went back up into Essex, and made their way into Mercia, destroying everything before them. For, we repeat, great novelistic images continue to grow and develop even after the moment of their creation; they are capable of being creatively transformed in different eras, far distant from the day and hour of their original birth.

1 Salt, Adam Roberts
2 Guns, Germs and Steel, Jared Diamond
3 Comparative Indo-European Linguistics, Robert Beekes, translated Vertalers / Gabriner
4 The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle, assorted authors, translated Garmonsway
5 The Dialogic Imagination, Mikhail Bakhtin, translated Emerson / Holquist

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